The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Support Analyst
Rank 570 533 557
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 18 23 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.032% 0.048% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.035% 0.052% 0.050%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 10 13
Average daily rate £290 £225 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.88% -19.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £135 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £460 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £175 £213
% change year-on-year
+74.28% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £92.75 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +250.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £92.75 £23.75
% change year-on-year
- +290.52%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51988 44191 56201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.28% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31587 25300 30909
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2072 2201 2627
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -8.90%

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 17 April 2014.

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 30 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 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -39 18 £290 +28.88% 11
London -39 10 £290 -27.50% 5
East of England - 5 £305 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 4 £365 - 1
City of London -14 1 - - 1
South East -18 1 - - 3
North West -20 1 - - 1
South West -24 1 - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
Finchley - - - -
Mayfair - - - -
Essex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - - 1
Oxfordshire - - - - 1
Somerset - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Nottingham - - - - 1
Solihull - - - -
Spalding - - - -

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 22 (51.16%) Windows
3 19 (44.19%) VMware
4 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
5 14 (32.56%) Citrix
5 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (27.91%) SAN
6 12 (27.91%) LAN
6 12 (27.91%) WAN
7 11 (25.58%) Cisco
7 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
8 10 (23.26%) XenApp
9 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
9 9 (20.93%) HP
9 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
10 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
10 8 (18.60%) SLA
10 8 (18.60%) Firewall
11 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
12 6 (13.95%) SQL
12 6 (13.95%) ITIL
12 6 (13.95%) Finance
12 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
12 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.95%) Lync
13 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
13 5 (11.63%) NAS

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 10 (23.26%) MS Exchange
2 9 (20.93%) SharePoint
3 6 (13.95%) Lync
4 5 (11.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.33%) SAS
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (27.91%) LAN
1 12 (27.91%) WAN
1 12 (27.91%) SAN
2 8 (18.60%) Firewall
3 5 (11.63%) NAS
4 4 (9.30%) Wireless
5 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.98%) Internet
6 2 (4.65%) DHCP
6 2 (4.65%) DNS
7 1 (2.33%) NetScaler
7 1 (2.33%) VLAN
7 1 (2.33%) Network Security
7 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.33%) VoIP
7 1 (2.33%) MPLS
7 1 (2.33%) DSL
7 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
General
1 6 (13.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Publishing
3 1 (2.33%) Banking
3 1 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.65%) Blackberry
1 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.65%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.33%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 22 (51.16%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (25.58%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.98%) UNIX
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.65%) Linux
6 2 (4.65%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.33%) Solaris
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.93%) Problem Management
2 6 (13.95%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) CRM
3 5 (11.63%) Change Management
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Migration
4 4 (9.30%) Asset Management
4 4 (9.30%) Data Protection
4 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.30%) Service Management
4 4 (9.30%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.98%) Network Management
6 2 (4.65%) Change Control
6 2 (4.65%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.33%) ERP
7 1 (2.33%) CAD
7 1 (2.33%) Network Design
7 1 (2.33%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.95%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.63%) BC Cleared
3 3 (6.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.65%) SAP Certification
5 1 (2.33%) MCSE
5 1 (2.33%) CCNA
5 1 (2.33%) CCA
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.60%) SLA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 25 (58.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (23.26%) XenApp
3 9 (20.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (9.30%) Hyper-V
6 3 (6.98%) vSphere
7 2 (4.65%) VMware ESX
7 2 (4.65%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.33%) VMware Server
8 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.65%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.65%) WSUS
2 2 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (2.33%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (44.19%) VMware
2 17 (39.53%) Microsoft
3 14 (32.56%) Citrix
4 11 (25.58%) Cisco
5 9 (20.93%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) Dell
7 3 (6.98%) EMC
7 3 (6.98%) CA
7 3 (6.98%) NetApp
7 3 (6.98%) AppSense
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.65%) IBM
8 2 (4.65%) Oracle
8 2 (4.65%) SAP
9 1 (2.33%) webMethods
9 1 (2.33%) Symantec
9 1 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (2.33%) CommVault
9 1 (2.33%) Juniper
9 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard
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