The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Support Analyst role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 599 576 555
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 21 35 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.064% 0.047%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.069% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 27 11
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£275 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.06% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £187 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £332 £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £250
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 0
Average hourly rate £23.50 £29.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 -
% change year-on-year
-6.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK.

Infrastructure Support Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 23 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -40 20 £281 -12.10% 3
East of England +5 7 £163 -32.29%
London -8 7 £289 -9.76% 1
Peterborough +8 5 - -
Cambridgeshire +4 5 - -
South East -13 2 - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -22 2 £260 -4.58%
North East -25 2 £260 -4.58%
Tyne and Wear -26 2 £260 -4.58%
Norwich - 2 £163 -
Norfolk - 2 £163 -
City of London -9 1 £275 - 1
West Sussex -10 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £235 - 1
Midlands - 1 £295 -
Glasgow - 1 £188 -
Scotland - 1 £188 -
Hammersmith - 1 £245 -
Brighton - 1 - -
Spalding - 1 £235 - 1
Crawley - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 £235 - 1
East Sussex - 1 - -

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title.

1 56 (74.67%) Windows
2 33 (44.00%) Active Directory
3 32 (42.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (41.33%) ITIL
4 31 (41.33%) VMware
5 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (29.33%) Citrix
6 22 (29.33%) SAN
7 18 (24.00%) HP
7 18 (24.00%) Cisco
8 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
8 17 (22.67%) IIS
8 17 (22.67%) Firewall
8 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 17 (22.67%) Windows 7
9 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
10 14 (18.67%) LAN
10 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (18.67%) SCCM
11 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
11 13 (17.33%) Network Management
11 13 (17.33%) WAN
12 12 (16.00%) DHCP
12 12 (16.00%) DNS
13 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
13 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
13 11 (14.67%) SLA
13 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (13.33%) Change Control
14 10 (13.33%) Dell

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Support Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 17 (22.67%) IIS
2 16 (21.33%) MS Exchange
3 11 (14.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (14.67%) SharePoint
4 7 (9.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (6.67%) WebSphere
6 4 (5.33%) IBM Notes
6 4 (5.33%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.67%) Apache
8 2 (2.67%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.67%) Lync
9 1 (1.33%) MQSeries
9 1 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (1.33%) JBoss
9 1 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.33%) CMS
9 1 (1.33%) TPMS
9 1 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (4.00%) MS Office
2 2 (2.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.00%) Office 365
2 7 (9.33%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (29.33%) SAN
2 17 (22.67%) Firewall
3 14 (18.67%) LAN
4 13 (17.33%) WAN
5 12 (16.00%) DHCP
5 12 (16.00%) DNS
6 8 (10.67%) Intranet
6 8 (10.67%) Wireless
7 5 (6.67%) VoIP
8 3 (4.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.00%) VPN
8 3 (4.00%) Network Security
8 3 (4.00%) Internet
9 2 (2.67%) MPLS
9 2 (2.67%) OSPF
9 2 (2.67%) BGP
9 2 (2.67%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (1.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (9.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.33%) IDMS
3 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (1.33%) Introscope
General
1 6 (8.00%) Finance
2 1 (1.33%) Legal
2 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.33%) Advertising
2 1 (1.33%) Banking
2 1 (1.33%) Retail
2 1 (1.33%) Front Office
2 1 (1.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.33%) TIBCO EMS
2 3 (4.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 3 (4.00%) Middleware
3 2 (2.67%) Java EE
3 2 (2.67%) Web Services
3 2 (2.67%) ODBC
4 1 (1.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.00%) Clustering
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (9.33%) HP Storage
4 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.33%) Equities
5 1 (1.33%) PKI
5 1 (1.33%) CCTV
5 1 (1.33%) Celerra
5 1 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) FMCG
5 1 (1.33%) NHS
5 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.33%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 56 (74.67%) Windows
2 32 (42.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 30 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (22.67%) Windows 7
5 14 (18.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (9.33%) Windows 8
7 6 (8.00%) Linux
8 5 (6.67%) UNIX
9 3 (4.00%) Solaris
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.33%) VME
10 1 (1.33%) Android
10 1 (1.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.33%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.33%) ITIL
2 13 (17.33%) Network Management
3 10 (13.33%) Change Control
4 7 (9.33%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (8.00%) Change Management
6 5 (6.67%) Load Balancing
6 5 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
8 2 (2.67%) Migration
8 2 (2.67%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.67%) Network Architecture
8 2 (2.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.67%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.67%) Security Patching
9 1 (1.33%) Mentoring
9 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity Planning
9 1 (1.33%) Time Management
9 1 (1.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) PowerShell
2 8 (10.67%) SQL
3 4 (5.33%) VBScript
4 2 (2.67%) Java
5 1 (1.33%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.67%) CCNP
2 2 (2.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.67%) SLA
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 33 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (17.33%) Hyper-V
4 7 (9.33%) vSphere
5 6 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 4 (5.33%) XenApp
6 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
7 3 (4.00%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.33%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.33%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (18.67%) SCCM
2 8 (10.67%) WSUS
3 7 (9.33%) ARCserve
4 5 (6.67%) Nagios
4 5 (6.67%) Icinga
5 3 (4.00%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (1.33%) CA Wily
7 1 (1.33%) Casper Suite
7 1 (1.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 31 (41.33%) VMware
2 22 (29.33%) Citrix
3 18 (24.00%) HP
3 18 (24.00%) Cisco
4 17 (22.67%) Microsoft
5 10 (13.33%) Dell
6 9 (12.00%) IBM
7 7 (9.33%) CA
8 4 (5.33%) NetApp
8 4 (5.33%) Lotus
8 4 (5.33%) TIBCO
9 3 (4.00%) webMethods
9 3 (4.00%) CheckPoint
9 3 (4.00%) Remedy
10 2 (2.67%) Sun
10 2 (2.67%) Kaspersky
10 2 (2.67%) SolarWinds
10 2 (2.67%) Isilon
11 1 (1.33%) F5
11 1 (1.33%) Veeam
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