The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Server Analyst featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Server Analyst
Rank 620 632 581
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -51
Contract jobs requiring a Server Analyst 29 38 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.055% 0.066% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.058% 0.069% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 36
Median daily rate £360 £305 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.03% -6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £236 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £283 £300
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -5.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 7
Median hourly rate £23.75 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.79% -27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £14.50 £16.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.75 £15.20 £22.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -27.50%

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
50058 55053 53923
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.63% 94.96% 93.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 32735 35187 32868
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £376 £351
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +6.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1664 2085 2143
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% +6.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.46 £42.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Server Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Server Analyst in the job title.

Server Analyst Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Server Analyst
Daily Rate Trend

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

Server Analyst Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Server Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016.

Server Analyst Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Server Analyst
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Server Analyst Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Server Analyst
Top 28 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 25 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +20 28 £360 +14.28% 7
London -3 9 £425 +30.76% 3
South East +15 7 £380 +31.03%
West Midlands - 4 £350 -
Worcester - 3 £350 -
Worcestershire - 3 £350 -
North West +20 2 - - 2
Berkshire +11 2 - -
Hampshire +7 2 £349 +26.81%
Kent +6 2 £400 +6.66%
Manchester 0 2 - - 1
North East -22 2 £338 +14.40%
Tyne and Wear -26 2 £338 +14.40%
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 2 £338 +14.40%
Hertfordshire - 2 £189 -
East of England - 2 £189 -
Scotland +16 1 £340 +23.63% 2
Yorkshire +10 1 - -
Basingstoke +7 1 £338 +3.84%
South Yorkshire +1 1 - -
Sheffield 0 1 - -
Paddington - 1 - -
South West - 1 £325 - 2
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £340 - 2
Bristol - 1 £325 - 1
Bracknell - 1 - -

Server Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, Server Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Server Analyst in the job title.

1 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 31 (44.93%) VMware
4 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
5 27 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (31.88%) Finance
8 19 (27.54%) SQL
8 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (20.29%) ITIL
9 14 (20.29%) DHCP
10 13 (18.84%) MS Exchange
10 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
11 12 (17.39%) DNS
11 12 (17.39%) Citrix
11 12 (17.39%) Unix
11 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (14.49%) SCOM
13 10 (14.49%) Linux
14 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
14 9 (13.04%) SAN
14 9 (13.04%) HP
15 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
15 7 (10.14%) Office 365
15 7 (10.14%) SLA
15 7 (10.14%) Oracle
15 7 (10.14%) SCCM
15 7 (10.14%) QA
15 7 (10.14%) NetBackup

Server Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (18.84%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.80%) WebSphere
3 4 (5.80%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.35%) IBM HTTP Server
4 3 (4.35%) IIS
4 3 (4.35%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.45%) Commerce Server
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.45%) FileNet
6 1 (1.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 6 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Office
2 1 (1.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (20.29%) DHCP
2 12 (17.39%) DNS
3 9 (13.04%) SAN
4 6 (8.70%) Firewall
5 3 (4.35%) Internet
5 3 (4.35%) NAS
5 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.35%) VLAN
6 2 (2.90%) DSL
6 2 (2.90%) LAN
6 2 (2.90%) VPN
6 2 (2.90%) WAN
7 1 (1.45%) HTTP
7 1 (1.45%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.35%) DB2
2 3 (4.35%) MySQL
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.90%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (2.90%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (2.90%) QlikView
3 2 (2.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.45%) MS Access
4 1 (1.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Selenium
2 4 (5.80%) JMeter
3 1 (1.45%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.45%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.45%) WebDriver
General
1 22 (31.88%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Law
4 1 (1.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.45%) Front Office
4 1 (1.45%) International Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
2 2 (2.90%) Middleware
2 2 (2.90%) XML
3 1 (1.45%) Ajax
3 1 (1.45%) CSS
3 1 (1.45%) HTML
3 1 (1.45%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.45%) JSON
3 1 (1.45%) Node.js
3 1 (1.45%) PostGIS
3 1 (1.45%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.45%) Web Services
3 1 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.45%) Worklight
3 1 (1.45%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) Blackberry
1 4 (5.80%) Data Centre
1 4 (5.80%) Derivative
2 3 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.35%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.35%) PDA
2 3 (4.35%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.90%) Clustering
3 2 (2.90%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.90%) Wiki
4 1 (1.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.45%) DataPower
4 1 (1.45%) iSeries
4 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 52 (75.36%) Windows
2 42 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (17.39%) Unix
5 12 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (14.49%) Linux
7 6 (8.70%) Windows 7
8 4 (5.80%) Solaris
9 3 (4.35%) SUSE
9 3 (4.35%) VMS
9 3 (4.35%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.90%) AIX
10 2 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.90%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.45%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.29%) ITIL
2 7 (10.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (8.70%) Migration
4 5 (7.25%) Automation Testing
4 5 (7.25%) Change Control
4 5 (7.25%) Manual Testing
5 4 (5.80%) Non-Functional Testing
5 4 (5.80%) Project Management
5 4 (5.80%) Regression Testing
6 3 (4.35%) Quantitative Analysis
6 3 (4.35%) Server Building
7 2 (2.90%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.90%) ETL
7 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.90%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.45%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 19 (27.54%) SQL
2 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.25%) Java
4 3 (4.35%) Perl
5 2 (2.90%) C#
5 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.45%) Jython
6 1 (1.45%) VB
6 1 (1.45%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.25%) ISEB
2 5 (7.25%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.80%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (5.80%) ISTQB
3 4 (5.80%) MCSE
3 4 (5.80%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.45%) CCNA
5 1 (1.45%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.45%) MCP
5 1 (1.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) QA
1 7 (10.14%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.70%) Terminal Services
3 6 (8.70%) VMware ESX
4 4 (5.80%) vSphere
5 3 (4.35%) Terminal Server
6 2 (2.90%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.90%) XenApp
6 2 (2.90%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.45%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.45%) Firmware
7 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (14.49%) SCOM
2 7 (10.14%) NetBackup
2 7 (10.14%) SCCM
3 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (4.35%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.90%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (1.45%) EdgeSight
5 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.45%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (1.45%) MOM
5 1 (1.45%) Puppet
5 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (1.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) VMware
2 28 (40.58%) Microsoft
3 12 (17.39%) Citrix
4 9 (13.04%) HP
5 7 (10.14%) Oracle
6 6 (8.70%) Cisco
7 4 (5.80%) CheckPoint
7 4 (5.80%) NetApp
7 4 (5.80%) Sybase
8 3 (4.35%) 3Com
8 3 (4.35%) Avaya
8 3 (4.35%) CA
8 3 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (2.90%) IBM
9 2 (2.90%) Informatica
9 2 (2.90%) IronPort
9 2 (2.90%) Siebel
9 2 (2.90%) Sophos
10 1 (1.45%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.45%) Veeam
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