Period
to 25 May 2018

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Operations Analyst was £240 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 25 May 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 Operations Analyst
UK > England
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 829 794 857
Rank change year-on-year -35 +63 -38
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Operations Analyst 20 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.022% 0.007% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.023% 0.008% 0.003%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 3 3
England median daily rate £240 £340 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -1.45% +1.47%
UK median daily rate £240 £340 £345
% change year-on-year -29.41% -1.45% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK median hourly rate - - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Contract vacancies in England with a recognized job title 87,983 79,279 92,684
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.82% 94.90% 95.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,248 51,780 60,872
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £270 £263 £256
90th Percentile £638 £621 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,754 2,634 2,903
England median hourly rate £18.51 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.61% - +8.57%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £48.75 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £18.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.97% -6.28% +14.29%

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Operations Analyst in England

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Operations Analyst in England

Infrastructure Operations Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Operations Analyst in England over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Operations Analyst in England

Infrastructure Operations 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 Operations Analyst in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Operations Analyst in England

Infrastructure Operations 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 Operations Analyst within the England region over the 6 months to 25 May 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England +14 14 £240 -29.41%
Midlands - 3 - -
West Midlands - 3 - -
North West -16 1 £103 -77.22%
North of England -18 1 £103 -77.22%
South East -19 1 £350 - 1
London -51 1 £400 +96.08%
Infrastructure Operations Analyst
UK

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

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, Infrastructure Operations Analyst contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region featuring Infrastructure Operations Analyst in the job title.

1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 17 (85.00%) ITIL
4 15 (75.00%) VMware
4 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (70.00%) Service Management
6 13 (65.00%) Change Management
6 13 (65.00%) SSL
6 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
7 12 (60.00%) Squid
8 5 (25.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
9 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
10 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Operations
10 3 (15.00%) Network Management
10 3 (15.00%) Statistics
10 3 (15.00%) MCSE
10 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (15.00%) Dell
10 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 3 (15.00%) RHCE
10 3 (15.00%) NetApp
10 3 (15.00%) High Availability
11 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
12 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
12 1 (5.00%) DNS
12 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
12 1 (5.00%) Firewall

Infrastructure Operations 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:

Communications & Networking
1 13 (65.00%) SSL
2 1 (5.00%) DNS
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (25.00%) Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (85.00%) ITIL
2 14 (70.00%) Service Management
3 13 (65.00%) Change Management
3 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Operations
5 3 (15.00%) High Availability
5 3 (15.00%) Network Management
5 3 (15.00%) Statistics
6 1 (5.00%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Regression Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.00%) RHCE
1 3 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (60.00%) Squid
3 2 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
1 1 (5.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (15.00%) Dell
2 3 (15.00%) NetApp
3 1 (5.00%) Ivanti
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Red Hat