Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Analyst
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 167 175
Rank change year-on-year +14 +8 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 11 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.27% 0.047% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.050% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 5
Berkshire median daily rate £300 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £118 £363 £369
90th Percentile £338 £388 £458
South East median daily rate £388 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +19.23% -1.52% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £20.83 -
% change year-on-year +20.02% - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Contract vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 3783 3964 4566
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 91.89% 92.21% 92.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2007 2142 2475
Berkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £250 £228 £214
90th Percentile £588 £565 £538
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 184 244
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £14.50 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.45% -32.71% +23.14%
10th Percentile £10.44 £9.25 £10.00
90th Percentile £39.90 £44.48 £46.37
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Analyst in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Berkshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Berkshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in Berkshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Berkshire

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - 5 £300 -
Newbury - 4 £136 -
Bracknell - 2 £325 -
Infrastructure Analyst
South East

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Infrastructure Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 9 (81.82%) VMware
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
4 6 (54.55%) SLA
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
6 4 (36.36%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) DHCP
6 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
6 4 (36.36%) DNS
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Apple
6 4 (36.36%) Symantec
6 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (36.36%) VLAN
6 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 4 (36.36%) XenApp
6 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (36.36%) Office 365
6 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
7 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (27.27%) MobileIron

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 4 (36.36%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 4 (36.36%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) VLAN
2 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Back Office
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Smartphone
1 3 (27.27%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 10
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (27.27%) Chat Support
1 3 (27.27%) Coaching
1 3 (27.27%) Data Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile Device Management
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Smoke Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Statistics
3 1 (9.09%) Validation
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCA
2 1 (9.09%) CCAA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) CCNP
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (36.36%) XenApp
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Apple
3 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) Forcepoint
4 3 (27.27%) MobileIron
4 3 (27.27%) Polycom
5 2 (18.18%) Canon
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco