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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Analyst
Rank 562 540 520
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -20
Contract jobs requiring a Server Analyst 32 37 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.060% 0.071% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.076% 0.092%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 24 22
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£310 £280 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £215 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £251 £250 £315
% change year-on-year
+0.20% -20.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.91 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.17% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.43 £16.00 £17.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.38 £16.00 £34.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.91 £16.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+43.17% -44.82%

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
49496 48382 42407
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.51% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 30854 29920 24330
Average daily rate £400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1937 1986 2076
Average hourly rate £16.60 £17.00 £18.26
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -6.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £41.77
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 -19 29 £320 +14.28% 11
London +4 11 £350 -12.50% 5
South East -11 9 £250 - 4
City of London +14 5 £350 -6.66% 2
West Sussex - 4 - -
Gatwick - 4 - -
West Midlands -11 3 £243 +2.64%
South West 0 2 £269 - 1
North West -16 2 £190 +26.66%
Scotland - 2 £205 -
Basingstoke - 2 £250 -
Bristol - 2 £269 - 1
Coventry - 2 £243 -
Hampshire - 2 £250 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Milton Keynes +4 1 £320 -
Buckinghamshire +1 1 £320 -
Warwickshire -2 1 - -
Manchester -9 1 - -
Liverpool -11 1 £190 -
South Yorkshire -12 1 £325 +23.80%
Merseyside -14 1 £190 -
Yorkshire -21 1 £325 +23.80%
Docklands, London - 1 £425 -
Wales - 1 £275 -
East of England - 1 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £300 -
Stalybridge - 1 - -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £300 -
Glasgow - 1 £110 -

Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 44 (56.41%) Windows
2 32 (41.03%) SQL Server
3 31 (39.74%) VMware
4 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
5 28 (35.90%) Active Directory
6 24 (30.77%) SQL
7 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (24.36%) Finance
9 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 14 (17.95%) Hyper-V
10 14 (17.95%) SAN
10 14 (17.95%) DNS
11 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (14.10%) WAN
13 11 (14.10%) ITIL
13 11 (14.10%) Migration
13 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (12.82%) DHCP
14 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
15 9 (11.54%) LAN
15 9 (11.54%) SCCM
16 8 (10.26%) XenApp
16 8 (10.26%) ETL
16 8 (10.26%) Citrix
17 7 (8.97%) EMC
17 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
17 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure

Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 10 (12.82%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.56%) Lync
2 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (1.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.28%) Apache
3 1 (1.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.28%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (17.95%) SAN
1 14 (17.95%) DNS
2 11 (14.10%) WAN
3 10 (12.82%) DHCP
4 9 (11.54%) LAN
5 6 (7.69%) VLAN
6 5 (6.41%) TCP/IP
7 3 (3.85%) Internet
8 2 (2.56%) Firewall
9 1 (1.28%) MPLS
9 1 (1.28%) LDAP
9 1 (1.28%) WLAN
9 1 (1.28%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (41.03%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.97%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (6.41%) Data Mining
6 4 (5.13%) DTS
7 3 (3.85%) MS Access
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (2.56%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.56%) QlikView
8 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.28%) MySQL
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle Reports
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) ERwin
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.28%) Subversion
2 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 19 (24.36%) Finance
2 4 (5.13%) Banking
2 4 (5.13%) Law
2 4 (5.13%) Legal
3 3 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.85%) Electronics
3 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.85%) Marketing
4 2 (2.56%) Retail
4 2 (2.56%) Back Office
4 2 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (1.28%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.28%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 2 (2.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.28%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.41%) CLARiiON
1 5 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) NHS
3 3 (3.85%) Clustering
3 3 (3.85%) DTV
3 3 (3.85%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.85%) PKI
3 3 (3.85%) Fat Client
3 3 (3.85%) Visualisation
3 3 (3.85%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.56%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.28%) Tandem
5 1 (1.28%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.28%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (1.28%) Life Science
5 1 (1.28%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 44 (56.41%) Windows
2 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 19 (24.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 11 (14.10%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.41%) Linux
5 3 (3.85%) UNIX
6 1 (1.28%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.28%) Solaris
6 1 (1.28%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (14.10%) ITIL
2 11 (14.10%) Migration
3 8 (10.26%) ETL
4 6 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 4 (5.13%) Analytics
5 4 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.13%) Asset Management
5 4 (5.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (3.85%) Programme Management
6 3 (3.85%) Time Management
6 3 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.85%) Server Building
7 2 (2.56%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (2.56%) SDLC
7 2 (2.56%) WAN Optimisation
7 2 (2.56%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (30.77%) SQL
2 4 (5.13%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
3 3 (3.85%) Java
3 3 (3.85%) R
4 2 (2.56%) C#
4 2 (2.56%) VBA
5 1 (1.28%) PHP
5 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.28%) VB
5 1 (1.28%) Python
5 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.56%) MCSE
2 1 (1.28%) HNC
2 1 (1.28%) HND
2 1 (1.28%) MCSA
2 1 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.28%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) QA
System Software
1 28 (35.90%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.26%) XenApp
5 7 (8.97%) vSphere
6 4 (5.13%) VMware ESX
7 3 (3.85%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (2.56%) UAG
8 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.56%) VMware Server
9 1 (1.28%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.28%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.28%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 9 (11.54%) SCCM
2 4 (5.13%) SCOM
2 4 (5.13%) SCVMM
3 2 (2.56%) SCOrch
3 2 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (2.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.28%) WSUS
4 1 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (39.74%) VMware
2 30 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 8 (10.26%) Citrix
4 7 (8.97%) EMC
5 4 (5.13%) Symantec
6 3 (3.85%) Websense
6 3 (3.85%) SAP
6 3 (3.85%) HP
6 3 (3.85%) LANDesk
6 3 (3.85%) MobileIron
6 3 (3.85%) Tableau
7 2 (2.56%) NetApp
7 2 (2.56%) Intel
7 2 (2.56%) IBM
7 2 (2.56%) Juniper
7 2 (2.56%) Oracle
8 1 (1.28%) McAfee
8 1 (1.28%) Sophos
8 1 (1.28%) Avaya
8 1 (1.28%) Red Hat
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