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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Analyst
Rank 548 512 514
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +2
Contract jobs requiring a Server Analyst 39 32 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.067% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.075% 0.073% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 18 41
Average daily rate £350 £294 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.14% -6.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £232 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £286 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.93% -4.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £29.75 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.21% -0.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £40.50 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-60.49% +37.28%
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51949 44129 56219
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.27% 92.47% 92.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 31578 25274 30920
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
% change year-on-year
+0.14% -0.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2083 2186 2628
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.87 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.04% -8.38%
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 £17.45 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-2.57% -9.16%

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 18 April 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 18 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 -80 38 £350 +21.73% 15
London -19 16 £375 +5.63% 3
West Midlands -7 9 £236 -
South East -16 6 £350 +22.27% 7
City of London -10 5 £375 -16.66% 1
Milton Keynes -15 2 - -
Buckinghamshire -17 2 - -
Yorkshire -19 2 £263 +64.06% 1
South West -22 2 £375 +36.36% 2
East Midlands -9 1 £275 - 1
Birmingham -9 1 £400 -
Leicestershire -12 1 £275 -
Manchester -13 1 £150 -
Surrey -13 1 £375 +30.43% 2
North West -16 1 £150 -
North East - 1 £275 -
Uxbridge - 1 £380 -
East Sussex - 1 - - 1
Staffordshire - 1 £260 -
Brighton - 1 - - 1
Bristol - 1 £375 -
Leicester - 1 £275 -
Liverpool - - - -
Luton - - - -
Maidenhead - - - -
Prudhoe - - - -
Sevenoaks - - - -
Stowmarket - - - -
Sunbury-on-Thames - - - - 1
Twickenham - - - -

Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
2 31 (45.59%) SQL
3 26 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 24 (35.29%) Windows
5 22 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
6 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
7 18 (26.47%) VMware
8 16 (23.53%) Finance
8 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 13 (19.12%) Migration
10 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (19.12%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (14.71%) Citrix
12 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
12 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
12 10 (14.71%) T-SQL
13 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
14 8 (11.76%) ETL
14 8 (11.76%) vSphere
15 7 (10.29%) Oracle
15 7 (10.29%) Clustering
16 6 (8.82%) UNIX
16 6 (8.82%) ITIL
16 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
16 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
16 6 (8.82%) Data Mapping
16 6 (8.82%) PowerShell

Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 10 (14.71%) SharePoint
2 9 (13.24%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.41%) MS Project Server
5 3 (4.41%) IIS
6 2 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (2.94%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.47%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.47%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
7 1 (1.47%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Project
3 2 (2.94%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) Summit
1 2 (2.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.47%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.47%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) SaaS
1 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) WAN
2 3 (4.41%) LAN
2 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.94%) DNS
3 2 (2.94%) SAN
3 2 (2.94%) Internet
4 1 (1.47%) Extranet
4 1 (1.47%) Intranet
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (66.18%) SQL Server
2 26 (38.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (32.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (19.12%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (14.71%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.82%) RDBMS
7 6 (8.82%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.94%) DTS
9 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
10 1 (1.47%) QlikView
10 1 (1.47%) Cognos Powerplay
10 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
10 1 (1.47%) MySQL
10 1 (1.47%) OLAP
10 1 (1.47%) ReportNet
10 1 (1.47%) VLDB
General
1 16 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.94%) Back Office
3 2 (2.94%) Electronics
3 2 (2.94%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.94%) Law
3 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (1.47%) Legal
4 1 (1.47%) Advertising
4 1 (1.47%) Publishing
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
1 2 (2.94%) .NET
2 1 (1.47%) MDX
2 1 (1.47%) jQuery
2 1 (1.47%) Ajax
2 1 (1.47%) Web Services
2 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Clustering
2 4 (5.88%) Replication
3 3 (4.41%) NHS
3 3 (4.41%) Fixed Income
3 3 (4.41%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.94%) DTV
4 2 (2.94%) Equities
5 1 (1.47%) Derivative
5 1 (1.47%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Wiki
5 1 (1.47%) Blog
5 1 (1.47%) Informatics
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (35.29%) Windows
2 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (19.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (8.82%) UNIX
4 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.88%) Linux
6 2 (2.94%) Solaris
7 1 (1.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (19.12%) Migration
2 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.76%) ETL
4 6 (8.82%) ITIL
4 6 (8.82%) Data Mapping
4 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
5 4 (5.88%) Project Management
6 3 (4.41%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.41%) Portfolio Management
6 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 2 (2.94%) Programme Management
7 2 (2.94%) RAD
7 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.94%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (2.94%) Time Management
7 2 (2.94%) High Availability
7 2 (2.94%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.94%) Data Management
7 2 (2.94%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 31 (45.59%) SQL
2 10 (14.71%) T-SQL
3 6 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.94%) VBScript
4 2 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (1.47%) VBA
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) Java
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.47%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.47%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 14001
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (27.94%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.76%) vSphere
3 3 (4.41%) Xen
3 3 (4.41%) XenApp
3 3 (4.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (2.94%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.47%) XenServer
5 1 (1.47%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) MAILsweeper
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
1 2 (2.94%) SCOM
1 2 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (1.47%) SCOrch
2 1 (1.47%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 18 (26.47%) VMware
3 10 (14.71%) Citrix
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle
5 4 (5.88%) EMC
5 4 (5.88%) HP
5 4 (5.88%) Cognos
6 3 (4.41%) Symantec
6 3 (4.41%) AppSense
7 2 (2.94%) Websense
7 2 (2.94%) Clearswift
7 2 (2.94%) Compaq
7 2 (2.94%) Dell
7 2 (2.94%) Intel
7 2 (2.94%) IBM
7 2 (2.94%) NetApp
7 2 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.47%) Lumension
8 1 (1.47%) Planview
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Computer Futures
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