The first table below looks at the demand for the Server 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 Server Analyst in their job title over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Analyst
Rank 538 510 524
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +14
Contract jobs requiring a Server Analyst 51 53 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.10% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.11% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 25
Average daily rate
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£325 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £250 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £338 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £185
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +62.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.38 £18.75 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% +10.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.63 £25.25 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.38 £18.75 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +13.63%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50442 47321 53607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.35% 92.54% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 30616 27723 29887
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1989 2134 2724
Average hourly rate £16.56 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.37% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

Server Analyst
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 29 July 2014.

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 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Server Analyst within the UK over the 3 months to 29 July 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
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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 -11 48 £325 +1.56% 11
London -11 16 £400 +8.47% 3
South East -4 14 £313 +4.16% 2
East Midlands 0 7 £275 -5.17%
Hampshire -3 6 £325 -1.51% 2
Northamptonshire - 6 £275 -
Northampton - 6 £275 -
North West -1 5 £400 +39.13% 2
West Midlands -9 4 £231 -
South West -37 3 £325 +3.17% 2
Surrey - 3 £325 -
City of London +21 2 - -
Berkshire +1 2 £220 -26.66%
Manchester -1 2 £400 +23.07% 1
Warwickshire - 2 £231 -
Scotland - 2 £300 -
Leicestershire -4 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £300 -
Twickenham - 1 - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Warwick - - - -
Watford - - - -
Worthing - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Northwood - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Prudhoe - - - -
Telford - - - -
Trowbridge - - - -

Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Server 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 Server Analyst in their job title.

1 46 (54.12%) Windows
2 41 (48.24%) VMware
3 40 (47.06%) SQL Server
4 35 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (31.76%) SQL
7 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
8 25 (29.41%) Finance
9 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
10 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 16 (18.82%) Citrix
12 16 (18.82%) MS Exchange
13 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 14 (16.47%) Clustering
15 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
15 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (14.12%) VMware ESX
17 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
17 10 (11.76%) Linux
17 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
17 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
17 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
18 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
18 9 (10.59%) DHCP
18 9 (10.59%) DNS
18 9 (10.59%) Migration
18 9 (10.59%) SAN
19 7 (8.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
19 7 (8.24%) Oracle

Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Server 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 Server Analyst in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (18.82%) MS Exchange
2 13 (15.29%) SharePoint
3 6 (7.06%) Tomcat
3 6 (7.06%) Lync
3 6 (7.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (5.88%) Apache
5 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.71%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (3.53%) MS Project Server
7 1 (1.18%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.53%) MS Project
3 1 (1.18%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.59%) DNS
1 9 (10.59%) SAN
1 9 (10.59%) DHCP
2 4 (4.71%) Kerberos
2 4 (4.71%) SNMP
2 4 (4.71%) LDAP
2 4 (4.71%) VoIP
3 3 (3.53%) Firewall
3 3 (3.53%) WAN
3 3 (3.53%) NAS
4 2 (2.35%) VLAN
4 2 (2.35%) WLAN
5 1 (1.18%) Broadband
5 1 (1.18%) LAN
5 1 (1.18%) Intranet
5 1 (1.18%) Internet
5 1 (1.18%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (47.06%) SQL Server
2 19 (22.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (15.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (10.59%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (7.06%) Relational Database
6 6 (7.06%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.88%) MySQL
7 5 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.53%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (1.18%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.18%) VLDB
10 1 (1.18%) OLAP
10 1 (1.18%) MS Access
10 1 (1.18%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (2.35%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 25 (29.41%) Finance
2 7 (8.24%) Banking
3 5 (5.88%) Financial Institution
4 4 (4.71%) Back Office
4 4 (4.71%) Law
5 3 (3.53%) Retail
5 3 (3.53%) Marketing
6 2 (2.35%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.35%) Electronics
6 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.18%) Front Office
7 1 (1.18%) Advertising
7 1 (1.18%) Legal
7 1 (1.18%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.53%) .NET
2 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.18%) Web Services
3 1 (1.18%) Middleware
3 1 (1.18%) Ajax
3 1 (1.18%) MDX
3 1 (1.18%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) Clustering
2 5 (5.88%) Open Source
3 4 (4.71%) NHS
3 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
4 3 (3.53%) Fixed Income
5 2 (2.35%) DTV
5 2 (2.35%) Equities
6 1 (1.18%) Derivative
6 1 (1.18%) Statistics
6 1 (1.18%) iPhone
6 1 (1.18%) Replication
6 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.18%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 46 (54.12%) Windows
2 35 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (34.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (11.76%) Linux
5 7 (8.24%) UNIX
6 5 (5.88%) Windows 7
7 4 (4.71%) CentOS
8 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.35%) Windows 2000
8 2 (2.35%) Solaris
9 1 (1.18%) Windows NT
9 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (10.59%) Migration
3 6 (7.06%) Data Mapping
4 5 (5.88%) Data Migration
4 5 (5.88%) ITIL
5 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2
5 4 (4.71%) BCP
5 4 (4.71%) Business Continuity Planning
5 4 (4.71%) ETL
6 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.53%) Asset Management
6 3 (3.53%) Time Management
6 3 (3.53%) Revenue Management
7 2 (2.35%) Data Architecture
7 2 (2.35%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.35%) Data Analysis
7 2 (2.35%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.35%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (31.76%) SQL
2 10 (11.76%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.35%) C#
3 2 (2.35%) Java
4 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (4.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.35%) Degree
4 1 (1.18%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.53%) SLA
3 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 26 (30.59%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (14.12%) VMware ESX
4 6 (7.06%) XenApp
4 6 (7.06%) XenServer
5 5 (5.88%) vSphere
6 4 (4.71%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.35%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.35%) VMware Server
8 1 (1.18%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (3.53%) WSUS
3 2 (2.35%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.35%) SCCM
3 2 (2.35%) SCOM
4 1 (1.18%) HP SIM
4 1 (1.18%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 41 (48.24%) VMware
2 24 (28.24%) Microsoft
3 16 (18.82%) Citrix
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle
5 6 (7.06%) HP
6 5 (5.88%) NetApp
7 4 (4.71%) Red Hat
7 4 (4.71%) Cisco
7 4 (4.71%) Google
8 3 (3.53%) SolarWinds
8 3 (3.53%) ServiceNow
9 2 (2.35%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.35%) Mitel
9 2 (2.35%) IBM
9 2 (2.35%) SAP
9 2 (2.35%) Sophos
10 1 (1.18%) Websense
10 1 (1.18%) CA
10 1 (1.18%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.18%) Symantec
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