Period
to 18 January 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 18 January 2018.

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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 226 230 232
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 +16
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 23 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.064% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.067% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 9
City of London median daily rate £450 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57% +20.69%
10th Percentile £313 £465 £313
90th Percentile £500 £568 £498
Central London median daily rate £438 £475 £415
% change year-on-year -7.89% +14.46% +10.67%
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 6,661 5,962 6,812
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.25% 95.58% 95.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,286 4,726 5,371
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.40% +4.00%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £275
90th Percentile £688 £663 £644
Central London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 67 99
City of London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £19.99
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.56% -9.95% +19.34%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.84 £10.96
90th Percentile £30.80 £55.00 £40.35
Central London median hourly rate £18.10 £17.35 £19.50
% change year-on-year +4.35% -11.05% +18.18%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018, 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 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) Citrix
5 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
6 10 (43.48%) Office 365
6 10 (43.48%) ITIL
7 8 (34.78%) Finance
7 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
9 6 (26.09%) XenApp
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
9 6 (26.09%) ITIL V3
9 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (26.09%) Web Services
9 6 (26.09%) VBScript
9 6 (26.09%) VB
10 5 (21.74%) SQL
10 5 (21.74%) Skype
10 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
11 4 (17.39%) PaaS
11 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
11 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
11 4 (17.39%) DevOps
11 4 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
11 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (17.39%) IaaS
11 4 (17.39%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
11 4 (17.39%) 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 5 (21.74%) Skype for Business
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Office 365
2 7 (30.43%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (17.39%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (17.39%) IaaS
4 4 (17.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (21.74%) Skype
2 4 (17.39%) NetScaler
3 3 (13.04%) Firewall
4 2 (8.70%) DHCP
4 2 (8.70%) DNS
5 1 (4.35%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (4.35%) LAN
5 1 (4.35%) NAS
5 1 (4.35%) Network Security
5 1 (4.35%) SAN
5 1 (4.35%) VPN
5 1 (4.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon RDS
General
1 8 (34.78%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Back Office
2 1 (4.35%) Prime Brokerage
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (26.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
1 1 (4.35%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
2 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 7
3 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL V3
3 4 (17.39%) CRM
3 4 (17.39%) DevOps
3 4 (17.39%) Load Balancing
3 4 (17.39%) Service Management
3 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
5 1 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.35%) Data Mapping
5 1 (4.35%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.35%) Mathematics
5 1 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) SIEM
5 1 (4.35%) Threat Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Threat Modelling
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) PowerShell
2 6 (26.09%) VB
2 6 (26.09%) VBScript
3 5 (21.74%) SQL
4 1 (4.35%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) Citrix Certification
2 4 (17.39%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Degree
3 1 (4.35%) DV Cleared
3 1 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (4.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) XenApp
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Firmware
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) WSUS
3 1 (4.35%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 13 (56.52%) Microsoft
3 12 (52.17%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Dell
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) Qualys
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.35%) Remedy
4 1 (4.35%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.35%) Veeam