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 17 September 2014 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Server Analyst
Rank 553 539 559
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs requiring a Server Analyst 43 43 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.082% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.088% 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 16 24
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£338 £291 £283
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.87% +3.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £181 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £353 £382
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £291 £251
% change year-on-year
+11.58% +15.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.38 £18.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.38 £18.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

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
51582 48912 54385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.02% 92.74% 92.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 31504 29191 30441
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2019 2115 2659
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -22 39 £338 +15.87% 7
London +5 19 £450 +60.00% 1
City of London +25 8 £450 +28.57% 1
East Midlands - 8 £331 -
South East +3 7 £306 - 4
Hampshire - 4 £313 - 3
North West -3 3 - - 1
South West -20 3 £325 -1.51% 1
Bristol - 3 £325 -
Manchester -8 1 - - 1
Twickenham - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 £225 - 1
Leicester - 1 - -
South Wales - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
East of England - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
North East - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Birmingham - - - -

Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 52 (59.09%) VMware
3 41 (46.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (39.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 29 (32.95%) VMware Infrastructure
7 27 (30.68%) Active Directory
7 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
8 25 (28.41%) Finance
9 24 (27.27%) Citrix
10 21 (23.86%) SQL
10 21 (23.86%) Linux
11 18 (20.45%) SAN
12 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange
13 14 (15.91%) Clustering
14 13 (14.77%) UNIX
15 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
15 12 (13.64%) VMware ESX
15 12 (13.64%) XenApp
15 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 12 (13.64%) Banking
16 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
16 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
16 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
16 10 (11.36%) DHCP
16 10 (11.36%) DNS
16 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
17 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
17 9 (10.23%) MySQL
17 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 15 (17.05%) MS Exchange
2 12 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.23%) Tomcat
4 8 (9.09%) Apache
5 6 (6.82%) Lync
5 6 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (2.27%) MS Project Server
8 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.95%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 18 (20.45%) SAN
2 10 (11.36%) DHCP
2 10 (11.36%) DNS
3 7 (7.95%) WAN
4 5 (5.68%) LAN
5 4 (4.55%) Kerberos
5 4 (4.55%) SNMP
5 4 (4.55%) LDAP
5 4 (4.55%) VoIP
6 3 (3.41%) Firewall
6 3 (3.41%) NAS
7 2 (2.27%) VLAN
7 2 (2.27%) WLAN
8 1 (1.14%) Broadband
8 1 (1.14%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.14%) Intranet
8 1 (1.14%) Internet
8 1 (1.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (10.23%) MySQL
3 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (10.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 2 (2.27%) RDBMS
7 1 (1.14%) OLAP
7 1 (1.14%) MS Access
7 1 (1.14%) Star Schema
7 1 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 1 (1.14%) JUnit
General
1 25 (28.41%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Banking
3 5 (5.68%) Law
4 4 (4.55%) Back Office
5 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.41%) Marketing
6 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.27%) Electronics
6 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.14%) Advertising
7 1 (1.14%) Legal
7 1 (1.14%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.14%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.14%) Web Services
2 1 (1.14%) XML
2 1 (1.14%) MFC
2 1 (1.14%) Middleware
2 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.14%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.91%) Clustering
2 8 (9.09%) Open Source
3 5 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.41%) NHS
5 3 (3.41%) User Experience
6 2 (2.27%) DTV
7 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.14%) Replication
7 1 (1.14%) Fixed Income
7 1 (1.14%) iPad
7 1 (1.14%) Derivative
7 1 (1.14%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 57 (64.77%) Windows
2 41 (46.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (39.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (23.86%) Linux
5 13 (14.77%) UNIX
6 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (6.82%) Windows 7
7 6 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (4.55%) CentOS
9 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.27%) AIX
9 2 (2.27%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (6.82%) ITIL
3 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
4 4 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (4.55%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (4.55%) BCP
4 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 3 (3.41%) Business Continuity
5 3 (3.41%) Migration
5 3 (3.41%) Revenue Management
6 2 (2.27%) Data Architecture
6 2 (2.27%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (2.27%) Asset Management
6 2 (2.27%) Data Management
6 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (2.27%) WAN Optimisation
6 2 (2.27%) Data Mapping
6 2 (2.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.27%) Programme Management
7 1 (1.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.86%) SQL
2 8 (9.09%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.82%) Java
4 3 (3.41%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (1.14%) VC++
6 1 (1.14%) Python
6 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.14%) MCSE
3 1 (1.14%) MCP
3 1 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.14%) CCNA
3 1 (1.14%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.14%) MCITP
3 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (3.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 29 (32.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (30.68%) Active Directory
3 12 (13.64%) VMware ESX
3 12 (13.64%) XenApp
4 6 (6.82%) XenServer
4 6 (6.82%) XenDesktop
5 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.55%) vSphere
7 2 (2.27%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.27%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) SCCM
2 4 (4.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 3 (3.41%) WSUS
3 3 (3.41%) SCOM
4 2 (2.27%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.14%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.14%) HP SIM
5 1 (1.14%) WMI
Vendors
1 52 (59.09%) VMware
2 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
3 24 (27.27%) Citrix
4 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
5 8 (9.09%) HP
6 7 (7.95%) EMC
6 7 (7.95%) Cisco
6 7 (7.95%) Oracle
6 7 (7.95%) NetApp
6 7 (7.95%) Google
7 6 (6.82%) Hitachi
8 4 (4.55%) hybris
9 3 (3.41%) SolarWinds
9 3 (3.41%) ServiceNow
10 2 (2.27%) Mitel
10 2 (2.27%) Riverbed
10 2 (2.27%) Sophos
10 2 (2.27%) IBM
10 2 (2.27%) SAP
11 1 (1.14%) Cognos
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