The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £430 per day in advertised job vacancies in the East of England during the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 126 111 121
Rank change year-on-year -15 +10  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 6 14 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.56% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.58% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 14
Median daily rate £430 £343 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.40% +24.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £253 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £495 £371
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +4.61% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £23.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £20.83 £23.50
% change year-on-year +20.01% -11.36%  

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 2159 2398 2905
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 93.83% 96.15% 95.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1254 1368 1729
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £545 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 170 191 255
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.45 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.28% +9.06%  

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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Hertfordshire -2 3 £430 -
Norfolk -2 1 - -
Essex -15 1 - -
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 25 June 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 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
4 4 (23.53%) Windows
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) SSL
5 3 (17.65%) Python
5 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
5 3 (17.65%) Information Security
5 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
5 3 (17.65%) Office 365
5 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (17.65%) Threat Management
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (11.76%) SCCM
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 2 (11.76%) SQL
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
7 1 (5.88%) Avaya
7 1 (5.88%) CA
7 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) Middleware
7 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
7 1 (5.88%) Project Management
7 1 (5.88%) IBM
7 1 (5.88%) UML

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 1 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Office 365
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) SSL
2 1 (5.88%) DNS
2 1 (5.88%) Firewall
2 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.88%) Ingres
1 1 (5.88%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Law
1 1 (5.88%) Legal
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) Middleware
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Linux
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Analysis
2 6 (35.29%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Release Management
4 3 (17.65%) Information Security
4 3 (17.65%) Threat Management
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.88%) CRM
5 1 (5.88%) Data Flow Diagram
5 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.88%) Data Munging
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (5.88%) Network Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Scrum
5 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (5.88%) UML
5 1 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
1 3 (17.65%) Python
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.76%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (5.88%) Avaya
3 1 (5.88%) CA
3 1 (5.88%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (5.88%) IBM
3 1 (5.88%) Oracle