The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Analyst was £300 per day in advertised job vacancies in Essex 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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 - 52
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.49% - 0.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.52% - 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £300 - £188
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 Essex. 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
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 383 433 441
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 93.87% 96.65% 97.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 233 235
Median daily rate £350 £368 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.76% +13.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £213 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 49 53
Median hourly rate £35.00 £16.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +112.12% -52.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.50 £42.50
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 Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Essex

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Essex

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in Essex

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in Essex

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 Essex 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
Brentwood - 1 £300 -
Infrastructure Analyst
East of England

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

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 Essex region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
5 2 (25.00%) Reinsurance
5 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (25.00%) User Stories
5 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (25.00%) SCCM
5 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
5 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) Finance
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (12.50%) Firewall
6 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (12.50%) SMTP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco
6 1 (12.50%) ITIL
6 1 (12.50%) HP
6 1 (12.50%) Juniper
6 1 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (12.50%) NetApp
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) BGP
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) HSRP
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) OSPF
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) SMTP
1 1 (12.50%) VRRP
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (25.00%) Reinsurance
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (25.00%) Test Scripting
1 2 (25.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (25.00%) User Stories
1 2 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) IT Strategy
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
2 1 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (12.50%) People Management
2 1 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (12.50%) Software Deployment
2 1 (12.50%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) DFS Replication
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (12.50%) HP SIM
2 1 (12.50%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Clearswift
3 1 (12.50%) Extreme Networks
3 1 (12.50%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Huawei
3 1 (12.50%) Intel Security
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) NetApp