Period
to 20 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £420 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 229 239 251
Rank change year-on-year +10 +12 +5
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 17 9 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.24% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.14% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 13
City of London median daily rate £420 £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.23% -23.53% +13.33%
10th Percentile £293 £288 £243
90th Percentile £475 £451 £488
Central London median daily rate £383 £325 £413
% change year-on-year +17.69% -21.21% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London. 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
City of London
Contract vacancies in the City of London with a recognized job title 6700 6297 8710
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.53% 95.48% 95.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 5290 5007 6838
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £678 £663 £650
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 77 127
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £10.30
90th Percentile £29.29 £48.40 £39.25
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.21 £18.00
% change year-on-year +5.19% -4.40% +7.46%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the City of London

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 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 City of London region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Windows
3 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
4 10 (58.82%) Citrix
5 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 9 (52.94%) Office 365
6 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
8 6 (35.29%) Web Services
8 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (35.29%) ITIL V3
8 6 (35.29%) VBScript
8 6 (35.29%) VB
8 6 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
9 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
10 4 (23.53%) XenApp
11 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
11 3 (17.65%) Firewall
11 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
11 3 (17.65%) SQL
11 3 (17.65%) Linux
12 2 (11.76%) CRM
12 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
12 2 (11.76%) DHCP
12 2 (11.76%) DNS
12 2 (11.76%) SAN
12 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (11.76%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (52.94%) Office 365
2 7 (41.18%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (11.76%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 2 (11.76%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) Firewall
2 2 (11.76%) DHCP
2 2 (11.76%) DNS
2 2 (11.76%) NAS
2 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
2 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 2 (11.76%) Skype
3 1 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (5.88%) LAN
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security
3 1 (5.88%) SMTP
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VPN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Cyber Defence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) CentOS
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
2 6 (35.29%) ITIL V3
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) DevOps
3 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) Capacity Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Release Management
4 1 (5.88%) SDLC
4 1 (5.88%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.88%) SIEM
4 1 (5.88%) Threat Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Threat Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) VB
2 6 (35.29%) VBScript
3 3 (17.65%) SQL
4 1 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 1 (5.88%) C
4 1 (5.88%) Korn
4 1 (5.88%) Perl
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) XenApp
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) IBM BigFix
2 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (5.88%) Salt
2 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 1 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (5.88%) TADDM
2 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) Citrix
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
5 1 (5.88%) Cisco
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) EMC
5 1 (5.88%) HP
5 1 (5.88%) IBM
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.88%) Remedy
5 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) Veeam