The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Analyst
Rank 550 556 513
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -43
Contract jobs requiring a Server Analyst 39 32 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.060% 0.080%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.065% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 24 17
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£355 £353 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.70% +23.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £213 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £399 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £294 £269 £283
% change year-on-year
+9.30% -4.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £29.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £40.50

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
50807 49213 43153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.46% 92.36% 92.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 30874 29577 24780
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1991 2026 2213
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.70 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.76% -2.85%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 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 -2 36 £360 +2.85% 9
London +13 19 £413 +10.00% 3
West Midlands -11 6 £300 +26.98% 2
City of London +16 5 £350 -6.66% 1
Warwickshire 0 5 - - 1
Bristol -2 3 £375 -
South West -3 3 £375 - 2
South East -33 3 £300 -14.28%
Milton Keynes 0 2 £310 -
Yorkshire -6 2 £275 +22.22%
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £310 -
North West -17 1 £190 +26.66% 1
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £250 - 1
East of England - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £225 -
Warwick - 1 - -
Winchester - - - -
Woking - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Axbridge - - - -
Beckenham - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Northamptonshire - - - - 1
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Somerset - - - -
Suffolk - - - -

Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 (62.50%) Windows
2 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
3 31 (43.06%) VMware
4 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 26 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (26.39%) SQL
8 15 (20.83%) SAN
8 15 (20.83%) WAN
9 14 (19.44%) DNS
9 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
9 14 (19.44%) Hyper-V
9 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (18.06%) Finance
11 12 (16.67%) LAN
12 11 (15.28%) ITIL
12 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (15.28%) DHCP
13 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 8 (11.11%) SCCM
15 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
16 7 (9.72%) EMC
16 7 (9.72%) ETL
17 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
17 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
17 6 (8.33%) Citrix

Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 14 (19.44%) MS Exchange
2 6 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (6.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (5.56%) Lync
4 4 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) IIS
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.39%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.83%) WAN
1 15 (20.83%) SAN
2 14 (19.44%) DNS
3 12 (16.67%) LAN
4 11 (15.28%) DHCP
5 6 (8.33%) VLAN
6 5 (6.94%) NAS
7 4 (5.56%) Kerberos
7 4 (5.56%) SNMP
7 4 (5.56%) VoIP
7 4 (5.56%) WLAN
7 4 (5.56%) LDAP
8 3 (4.17%) TCP/IP
8 3 (4.17%) Firewall
8 3 (4.17%) Internet
9 2 (2.78%) MPLS
10 1 (1.39%) Reverse Proxy
10 1 (1.39%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.39%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (1.39%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.56%) DTS
6 3 (4.17%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.78%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.78%) QlikView
8 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (1.39%) MySQL
8 1 (1.39%) Star Schema
8 1 (1.39%) Data Mart
8 1 (1.39%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.39%) ERwin
1 1 (1.39%) JIRA
1 1 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (18.06%) Finance
2 5 (6.94%) Law
3 4 (5.56%) Legal
3 4 (5.56%) Marketing
4 3 (4.17%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.17%) Banking
4 3 (4.17%) Electronics
4 3 (4.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.78%) Retail
5 2 (2.78%) Back Office
5 2 (2.78%) Automotive
6 1 (1.39%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.39%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) JSP
2 1 (1.39%) XML
2 1 (1.39%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.39%) WCF
2 1 (1.39%) WPF
2 1 (1.39%) LINQ
2 1 (1.39%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.39%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.94%) CLARiiON
3 3 (4.17%) Clustering
3 3 (4.17%) PKI
3 3 (4.17%) NHS
3 3 (4.17%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.17%) DTV
3 3 (4.17%) Algorithms
3 3 (4.17%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.78%) Replication
4 2 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.39%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.39%) Life Science
5 1 (1.39%) Tandem
5 1 (1.39%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.39%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.39%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 45 (62.50%) Windows
2 26 (36.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.94%) Linux
6 4 (5.56%) UNIX
7 1 (1.39%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.39%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.39%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.39%) CentOS
7 1 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.39%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.28%) ITIL
1 11 (15.28%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (9.72%) ETL
3 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (6.94%) Migration
5 4 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (5.56%) Analytics
6 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
6 3 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.17%) WAN Optimisation
6 3 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 3 (4.17%) Time Management
6 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.17%) CRM
6 3 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (2.78%) Business Analysis
7 2 (2.78%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.78%) Change Management
7 2 (2.78%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) SQL
2 4 (5.56%) T-SQL
3 3 (4.17%) R
4 2 (2.78%) C#
5 1 (1.39%) Java
5 1 (1.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.39%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) Python
5 1 (1.39%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.39%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) HNC
2 1 (1.39%) HND
2 1 (1.39%) MCSE
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 34 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 22 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (19.44%) Hyper-V
4 6 (8.33%) VMware ESX
5 5 (6.94%) VMware Server
5 5 (6.94%) DFS Replication
6 4 (5.56%) vSphere
6 4 (5.56%) XenApp
7 3 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.39%) XenServer
8 1 (1.39%) UAG
8 1 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (11.11%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) SCOM
3 3 (4.17%) SCOrch
4 2 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.39%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 31 (43.06%) VMware
2 26 (36.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (9.72%) EMC
4 6 (8.33%) Citrix
5 5 (6.94%) Riverbed
5 5 (6.94%) Cisco
6 4 (5.56%) Mitel
6 4 (5.56%) HP
7 3 (4.17%) SAP
7 3 (4.17%) Symantec
7 3 (4.17%) Websense
7 3 (4.17%) LANDesk
7 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds
7 3 (4.17%) Tableau
7 3 (4.17%) MobileIron
8 2 (2.78%) Oracle
8 2 (2.78%) Intel
8 2 (2.78%) NetApp
9 1 (1.39%) Apple
9 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 12 days ago
Warwickshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £26.00 per hour
Posted: 25 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 27 days ago