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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Server Analyst
Rank 579 561 526
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Server Analyst 41 50 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.091% 0.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.078% 0.099% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 29 21
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£295 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.23% +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £222 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 4
Average hourly rate - £16.38 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -12.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £16.38 £18.75
% change year-on-year
- -12.66%

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
52581 50525 47327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.45% 92.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 33383 30630 27733
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £235
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 1941 1999 2141
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.56 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.65% -5.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.94%

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 July 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 July 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 -32 40 £295 -9.23% 4
London -1 17 £345 -13.75%
South East -9 14 £275 -12.00%
City of London -5 6 £348 -
West Sussex - 5 £400 -
Hampshire -9 4 £263 -19.23%
Gatwick - 4 - -
Surrey -2 3 £290 -10.76%
West Midlands +1 2 £243 +4.86% 2
Bristol -4 2 £220 -32.23%
South West -9 2 £220 -32.23%
Basingstoke -11 2 £250 -24.24%
Southampton - 2 £275 -
Coventry - 2 £243 - 1
Oxfordshire -23 1 - -
North West -30 1 £438 +9.37%
East of England - 1 £300 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £295 -
Wales - 1 £275 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £300 - 2
Teddington - 1 £250 -
Yorkshire - 1 £230 -
Midlands - 1 £295 -
North East - 1 £295 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £300 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £320 -
Leeds - 1 £230 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £230 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £295 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £320 -

Server Analyst
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 36 (52.17%) Windows
2 34 (49.28%) SQL Server
3 31 (44.93%) VMware
4 27 (39.13%) SQL
5 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
6 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
6 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (23.19%) Finance
8 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 12 (17.39%) DNS
10 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (15.94%) Migration
10 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
11 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
11 10 (14.49%) Citrix
11 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (13.04%) DHCP
12 9 (13.04%) SAN
12 9 (13.04%) SCCM
13 8 (11.59%) ETL
14 7 (10.14%) ITIL
14 7 (10.14%) vSphere
14 7 (10.14%) VLAN
14 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
15 6 (8.70%) XenApp
15 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
15 6 (8.70%) NetApp
15 6 (8.70%) Linux

Server Analyst
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.25%) IIS
3 2 (2.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.45%) Lync
4 1 (1.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.45%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.45%) Apache
4 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.35%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) DNS
2 9 (13.04%) SAN
2 9 (13.04%) DHCP
3 7 (10.14%) VLAN
4 5 (7.25%) TCP/IP
4 5 (7.25%) WAN
5 2 (2.90%) VoIP
5 2 (2.90%) WLAN
5 2 (2.90%) NAS
5 2 (2.90%) Firewall
6 1 (1.45%) LDAP
6 1 (1.45%) Intranet
6 1 (1.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (49.28%) SQL Server
2 14 (20.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (15.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (5.80%) DTS
5 4 (5.80%) Data Mining
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.90%) MS Access
7 2 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (2.90%) QlikView
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.45%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.45%) ERwin
2 1 (1.45%) Subversion
2 1 (1.45%) Oracle APEX
General
1 16 (23.19%) Finance
2 3 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (2.90%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.90%) Banking
3 2 (2.90%) Electronics
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.90%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
4 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.35%) .NET
1 3 (4.35%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.45%) JSP
2 1 (1.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.80%) NHS
1 4 (5.80%) Clustering
2 3 (4.35%) Statistics
2 3 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.90%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.90%) Algorithms
3 2 (2.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.90%) EMC VNX
3 2 (2.90%) DTV
3 2 (2.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.90%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.45%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.45%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.45%) Tandem
4 1 (1.45%) PKI
4 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (1.45%) User Experience
4 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 36 (52.17%) Windows
2 17 (24.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (8.70%) Linux
6 3 (4.35%) UNIX
7 1 (1.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.45%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.45%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.45%) Solaris
7 1 (1.45%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (15.94%) Migration
2 10 (14.49%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.59%) ETL
4 7 (10.14%) ITIL
5 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (5.80%) Load Balancing
6 4 (5.80%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (4.35%) Patch Management
7 3 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.35%) Analytics
7 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (2.90%) CRM
8 2 (2.90%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.90%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (2.90%) Programme Management
8 2 (2.90%) Web Development
8 2 (2.90%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.90%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (2.90%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (2.90%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) SQL
2 11 (15.94%) PowerShell
3 5 (7.25%) T-SQL
4 4 (5.80%) VBA
5 3 (4.35%) C#
5 3 (4.35%) Java
6 2 (2.90%) VB
6 2 (2.90%) R
7 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.90%) MCSE
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.45%) MCITP
2 1 (1.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.45%) MCSA
2 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (1.45%) HNC
2 1 (1.45%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 17 (24.64%) VMware Infrastructure
1 17 (24.64%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.49%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.14%) vSphere
4 6 (8.70%) XenApp
5 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.35%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.90%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.90%) UAG
7 2 (2.90%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.45%) GPFS
8 1 (1.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.04%) SCCM
2 5 (7.25%) SCVMM
3 4 (5.80%) SCOM
4 3 (4.35%) WSUS
5 2 (2.90%) NetBackup
5 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.45%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 31 (44.93%) VMware
2 26 (37.68%) Microsoft
3 10 (14.49%) Citrix
4 6 (8.70%) NetApp
5 4 (5.80%) Symantec
5 4 (5.80%) Cisco
6 3 (4.35%) Tableau
7 2 (2.90%) Dell Compellent
7 2 (2.90%) EMC
7 2 (2.90%) Radware
7 2 (2.90%) Riverbed
7 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
7 2 (2.90%) IBM
7 2 (2.90%) Oracle
7 2 (2.90%) SAP
7 2 (2.90%) Juniper
7 2 (2.90%) Mitel
8 1 (1.45%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.45%) Qualys
8 1 (1.45%) McAfee
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