The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £348 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 28 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
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 449 478 454
Rank change year-on-year +29 -24  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 134 142 171
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.31% 0.29% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.30% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 92 102
Median daily rate £348 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.33% +15.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £247 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +4.61% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 7
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.83 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.01% -9.43%  
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 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
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 40967 46994 47631
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.77% 95.03% 94.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 26673 31019 30520
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1259 1391 1823
Median hourly rate £18.18 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £43.28 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year - +8.42%  

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in England

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 28 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
London +7 57 £366 -8.43% 7
South West +4 21 £400 -20.00% 1
South East +16 18 £368 -2.00% 7
North West +36 15 £340 +0.74% 5
West Midlands +31 7 £365 +41.74% 3
Yorkshire +14 7 £313 -3.84% 4
East of England -8 7 £430 +25.40% 3
East Midlands -12 5 £288 -23.33%
Infrastructure Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 28 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 England region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 115 (48.73%) Windows
2 86 (36.44%) Active Directory
3 75 (31.78%) VMware
4 65 (27.54%) Microsoft
5 60 (25.42%) Windows Server
6 55 (23.31%) Finance
7 48 (20.34%) Data Centre
8 43 (18.22%) PowerShell
9 40 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (16.95%) Migration
9 40 (16.95%) MS Exchange
10 35 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (13.56%) Citrix
11 32 (13.56%) SAN
12 30 (12.71%) Firewall
13 29 (12.29%) Cisco
14 28 (11.86%) DNS
15 27 (11.44%) SCCM
15 27 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
16 26 (11.02%) Office 365
16 26 (11.02%) Business Analysis
17 25 (10.59%) Hyper-V
17 25 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
18 24 (10.17%) Banking
18 24 (10.17%) DHCP
19 23 (9.75%) WAN
19 23 (9.75%) ITIL
20 22 (9.32%) Linux
21 21 (8.90%) Project Management
21 21 (8.90%) Disaster Recovery

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 40 (16.95%) MS Exchange
2 25 (10.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (7.20%) Skype for Business
4 13 (5.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (5.08%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.69%) IIS
7 3 (1.27%) CMS
7 3 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.27%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.85%) Apache
8 2 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.85%) SAS
8 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.42%) Tomcat
Applications
1 13 (5.51%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.85%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (1.69%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (11.02%) Office 365
2 8 (3.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.54%) SaaS
4 3 (1.27%) Mimecast
4 3 (1.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.85%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.85%) G Suite
6 1 (0.42%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.42%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.42%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (13.56%) SAN
2 30 (12.71%) Firewall
3 28 (11.86%) DNS
4 24 (10.17%) DHCP
5 23 (9.75%) WAN
6 19 (8.05%) LAN
7 17 (7.20%) Network Security
8 12 (5.08%) TCP/IP
9 11 (4.66%) iSCSI
10 10 (4.24%) NAS
10 10 (4.24%) Wireless
11 8 (3.39%) VPN
12 7 (2.97%) Skype
12 7 (2.97%) SSL
13 6 (2.54%) LDAP
13 6 (2.54%) SMTP
14 5 (2.12%) BGP
14 5 (2.12%) Cisco ASA
14 5 (2.12%) Remote Desktop
15 4 (1.69%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.20%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.85%) GIS
5 2 (0.85%) MySQL
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.42%) Big Data
6 1 (0.42%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.42%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.42%) DB2
6 1 (0.42%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.42%) Ingres
6 1 (0.42%) MS Access
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (2.97%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.69%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.27%) NeoLoad
4 1 (0.42%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.42%) JIRA
General
1 55 (23.31%) Finance
2 24 (10.17%) Banking
3 8 (3.39%) Investment Banking
4 6 (2.54%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.12%) Law
6 4 (1.69%) Legal
6 4 (1.69%) Retail
7 3 (1.27%) Billing
8 2 (0.85%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.85%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.85%) Marketing
8 2 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.85%) Publishing
9 1 (0.42%) Advertising
9 1 (0.42%) Automotive
9 1 (0.42%) French Language
9 1 (0.42%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.85%) .NET
1 2 (0.85%) ISPF
2 1 (0.42%) ASP.NET
2 1 (0.42%) Middleware
2 1 (0.42%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.42%) Web Services
2 1 (0.42%) XML
2 1 (0.42%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 48 (20.34%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.20%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (7.20%) Clustering
3 7 (2.97%) Replication
4 5 (2.12%) Derivative
4 5 (2.12%) Enterprise Storage
4 5 (2.12%) iPad
4 5 (2.12%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.12%) SWIFT
5 4 (1.69%) Fat Client
5 4 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
5 4 (1.69%) Private Cloud
5 4 (1.69%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.27%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.27%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.85%) AS400
7 2 (0.85%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.85%) iSeries
7 2 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.42%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 115 (48.73%) Windows
2 60 (25.42%) Windows Server
3 40 (16.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (11.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (9.32%) Linux
6 21 (8.90%) Windows 7
7 19 (8.05%) Unix
8 14 (5.93%) Windows 10
9 9 (3.81%) Solaris
9 9 (3.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (2.97%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.54%) CentOS
11 6 (2.54%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.12%) AIX
13 2 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.42%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.42%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (16.95%) Migration
2 26 (11.02%) Business Analysis
3 23 (9.75%) ITIL
4 21 (8.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (8.90%) Project Management
5 17 (7.20%) Service Delivery
6 14 (5.93%) Change Management
6 14 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
7 13 (5.51%) Application Packaging
7 13 (5.51%) Process Improvement
8 12 (5.08%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (4.66%) Service Management
10 10 (4.24%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
10 10 (4.24%) Configuration Management
10 10 (4.24%) IT Governance
10 10 (4.24%) Patch Management
10 10 (4.24%) Problem Management
10 10 (4.24%) Resource Allocation
11 9 (3.81%) Capacity Planning
11 9 (3.81%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (18.22%) PowerShell
2 18 (7.63%) SQL
3 11 (4.66%) Bash Shell
4 9 (3.81%) Python
5 8 (3.39%) Java
6 7 (2.97%) Korn
6 7 (2.97%) Perl
7 6 (2.54%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.85%) JCL
9 1 (0.42%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (7.20%) Security Cleared
2 12 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (4.24%) MCSE
4 9 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.39%) CCNA
6 7 (2.97%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.12%) CCSA
7 5 (2.12%) DV Cleared
7 5 (2.12%) ISEB
7 5 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.27%) CISSP
8 3 (1.27%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.27%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.85%) CCNP
9 2 (0.85%) CISA
9 2 (0.85%) Degree
9 2 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.85%) MCP
9 2 (0.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.54%) SLA
2 4 (1.69%) PMO
2 4 (1.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.85%) QA
5 1 (0.42%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.42%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) GxP
5 1 (0.42%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.42%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 86 (36.44%) Active Directory
2 35 (14.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (10.59%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.20%) XenApp
5 16 (6.78%) vSphere
6 12 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (2.54%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.12%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (1.69%) NFS
9 4 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (1.69%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.27%) BitLocker
10 3 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.85%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.85%) ISA Server
11 2 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.85%) Time Sharing Option
12 1 (0.42%) Docker
12 1 (0.42%) Firmware
12 1 (0.42%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 27 (11.44%) SCCM
2 14 (5.93%) SCOM
3 12 (5.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 12 (5.08%) WSUS
4 10 (4.24%) Microsoft Clustering
5 8 (3.39%) NetBackup
6 7 (2.97%) Ansible
6 7 (2.97%) vCenter Server
7 6 (2.54%) AirWatch
7 6 (2.54%) Opscode Chef
7 6 (2.54%) Puppet
7 6 (2.54%) Salt
8 5 (2.12%) McAfee ePO
9 4 (1.69%) Backup Exec
9 4 (1.69%) Nagios
10 3 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.85%) Oracle RMAN
11 2 (0.85%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 75 (31.78%) VMware
2 65 (27.54%) Microsoft
3 32 (13.56%) Citrix
4 29 (12.29%) Cisco
5 20 (8.47%) NetApp
6 19 (8.05%) HP
7 17 (7.20%) Oracle
8 15 (6.36%) Symantec
9 10 (4.24%) CheckPoint
10 6 (2.54%) Juniper
10 6 (2.54%) McAfee
10 6 (2.54%) MobileIron
10 6 (2.54%) Veeam
11 5 (2.12%) AppSense
11 5 (2.12%) Dell
11 5 (2.12%) EMC
11 5 (2.12%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.69%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.69%) Avaya
12 4 (1.69%) IBM
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