The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Analyst was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 29 March 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
England / East of England
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 114 115
Rank change year-on-year -1 +1  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 11 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.52% 0.40% 0.57%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 9
Median daily rate £320 £325 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.53% +18.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £273 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £417 £483 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £315 £263
% change year-on-year +13.49% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +11.53% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2027 2395 2535
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 95.34% 96.57% 96.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1242 1396 1427
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 166 249
Median hourly rate £29.00 £17.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.34% -2.14%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.98 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -10.25% +14.70%  

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England that featured Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the East of England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the East of England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in the East of England over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the East of England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the East of England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Norfolk +3 5 £340 +4.61%
Cambridgeshire 0 2 £170 -69.09%
Essex - 2 £300 -
Suffolk +1 1 £450 +80.00%
East Anglia - 1 - -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 East of England region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (30.00%) SQL
4 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
5 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
6 4 (20.00%) Release Management
6 4 (20.00%) Migration
6 4 (20.00%) VMware
7 3 (15.00%) Finance
7 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
7 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (15.00%) Office 365
8 2 (10.00%) Reinsurance
8 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
8 2 (10.00%) User Stories
8 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
8 2 (10.00%) SCCM
8 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
8 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
8 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (10.00%) ITIL
8 2 (10.00%) Cisco
8 2 (10.00%) NetApp
8 2 (10.00%) Active Directory

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Office 365
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.00%) Amazon S3
3 1 (5.00%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BGP
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) HSRP
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) NAS
1 1 (5.00%) OSPF
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
1 1 (5.00%) SMTP
1 1 (5.00%) VRRP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Electronics
3 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 11 (55.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Release Management
3 2 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (10.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (10.00%) Test Strategy
3 2 (10.00%) User Stories
3 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) People Management
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 6 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) CCNP
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Degree
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (5.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (5.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
2 1 (5.00%) HP SIM
2 1 (5.00%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 2 (10.00%) NetApp
4 1 (5.00%) Aerohive Networks
4 1 (5.00%) Aruba
4 1 (5.00%) Avaya
4 1 (5.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (5.00%) EMC
4 1 (5.00%) Extreme Networks
4 1 (5.00%) F5
4 1 (5.00%) HP
4 1 (5.00%) Huawei
4 1 (5.00%) Intel Security
4 1 (5.00%) Juniper
4 1 (5.00%) SAP
4 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds