The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Support Analyst was £320 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Support Analyst
UK / England
Rank 566 590 545
Rank change year-on-year +24 -45  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Support Analyst 17 27 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.041% 0.055% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.043% 0.058% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 33
Median daily rate £320 £250 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.00% +8.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £132 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £407 £320
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 £250 £230
% change year-on-year +17.50% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Median hourly rate £19.50 £26.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £26.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% -  

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 39640 46520 45346
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.83% 95.21% 94.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 25778 30491 27853
Median daily rate £431 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.29% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1372 1455 1828
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.70 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.06% +3.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.32 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.38
% change year-on-year -12.50% +15.10%  

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Support Analyst in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Support Analyst in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Support Analyst in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Support Analyst in England

Infrastructure Support Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Support Analyst in England

Infrastructure Support 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 Support Analyst within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +30 7 £463 +11.44% 3
South East +23 3 - - 2
East of England -2 3 £320 +11.30%
East Midlands -4 2 £294 +43.29%
North East - 1 - -
North West - 1 - - 3
Infrastructure Support Analyst
UK

Infrastructure Support Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, Infrastructure Support 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 Support Analyst in the job title.

1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
3 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 12 (36.36%) VMware
5 9 (27.27%) LAN
5 9 (27.27%) SCCM
6 8 (24.24%) Office 365
6 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
7 7 (21.21%) Firewall
7 7 (21.21%) WAN
7 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
8 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
8 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 6 (18.18%) HP
8 6 (18.18%) Cisco
8 6 (18.18%) Citrix
9 5 (15.15%) Symantec
9 5 (15.15%) DNS
9 5 (15.15%) ITIL
9 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
9 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (12.12%) XenApp
10 4 (12.12%) Clustering
10 4 (12.12%) Finance
10 4 (12.12%) Service Management
10 4 (12.12%) SQL

Infrastructure Support Analyst Skill Set
Top Related 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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (15.15%) Skype for Business
3 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
4 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.06%) IIS
6 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.06%) MS Office
3 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 8 (24.24%) Office 365
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.06%) SaaS
4 1 (3.03%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (27.27%) LAN
2 7 (21.21%) Firewall
2 7 (21.21%) WAN
3 5 (15.15%) DNS
4 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) BGP
5 3 (9.09%) DHCP
5 3 (9.09%) Network Security
5 3 (9.09%) SAN
6 2 (6.06%) OSPF
6 2 (6.06%) VLAN
6 2 (6.06%) VPN
6 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.06%) Wireless
7 1 (3.03%) Internet
7 1 (3.03%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.03%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.03%) VoIP
7 1 (3.03%) VRRP
7 1 (3.03%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 4 (12.12%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Advertising
2 2 (6.06%) Marketing
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.03%) Software Packaging
1 1 (3.03%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (12.12%) Clustering
4 2 (6.06%) iPad
4 2 (6.06%) iPhone
4 2 (6.06%) Replication
5 1 (3.03%) AS400
5 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 20 (60.61%) Windows Server
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (15.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 2 (6.06%) Windows 10
5 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (3.03%) Android
6 1 (3.03%) Gentoo
6 1 (3.03%) Linux
6 1 (3.03%) Unix
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.15%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Service Management
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (6.06%) Change Management
3 2 (6.06%) Facilities Management
3 2 (6.06%) Network Management
3 2 (6.06%) Problem Management
3 2 (6.06%) Server Building
4 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.03%) Change Control
4 1 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.03%) High Availability
4 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (3.03%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.03%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (3.03%) Server Patching
4 1 (3.03%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Effects
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.21%) PowerShell
2 4 (12.12%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) CCNA
1 3 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (9.09%) MCSE
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.06%) CCNP
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (3.03%) CCA
3 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.03%) GxP
1 1 (3.03%) QA
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (18.18%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (12.12%) XenApp
5 2 (6.06%) vSphere
6 1 (3.03%) DFS Replication
6 1 (3.03%) KVM
6 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.03%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 3 (9.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.03%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.03%) HP SIM
4 1 (3.03%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.03%) SCSM
4 1 (3.03%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) VMware
3 6 (18.18%) Cisco
3 6 (18.18%) Citrix
3 6 (18.18%) HP
4 5 (15.15%) Symantec
5 4 (12.12%) Juniper
6 3 (9.09%) Avaya
6 3 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.09%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) Nortel
8 1 (3.03%) Apple
8 1 (3.03%) AppSense
8 1 (3.03%) arcserve
8 1 (3.03%) CommVault
8 1 (3.03%) IBM
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle
8 1 (3.03%) Remedy
8 1 (3.03%) Retek
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