The median contractor rate for a Infrastructure Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Infrastructure Analyst
England / London
Rank 365 399 329
Rank change year-on-year +34 -70  
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 41 37 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.21% 0.17% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.18% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 28 67
Median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £315 £263
% change year-on-year +15.87% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
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 London. 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
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 18251 21034 20113
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.83% 95.00% 94.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 12983 15075 13890
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £643 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 283 373
Median hourly rate £22.50 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.35% -10.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.57 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in London over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 26 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
City of London +2 4 £425 +2.40% 2
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
3 22 (31.43%) Finance
3 22 (31.43%) VMware
4 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
5 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
6 17 (24.29%) Citrix
7 13 (18.57%) Clustering
8 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
9 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
10 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (14.29%) SCCM
10 10 (14.29%) Migration
11 9 (12.86%) Firewall
11 9 (12.86%) SQL
11 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
11 9 (12.86%) Unix
11 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (11.43%) DNS
12 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (10.00%) Office 365
13 7 (10.00%) Cisco
13 7 (10.00%) SAN
13 7 (10.00%) ITIL
13 7 (10.00%) LAN
13 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
13 7 (10.00%) XenApp
13 7 (10.00%) Banking

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 12 (17.14%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (5.71%) Skype for Business
4 3 (4.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (2.86%) Apache
5 2 (2.86%) IIS
5 2 (2.86%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.43%) CMS
6 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Office
2 3 (4.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.00%) Office 365
2 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.86%) G Suite
3 2 (2.86%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.43%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.43%) PaaS
4 1 (1.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.86%) Firewall
2 8 (11.43%) DNS
3 7 (10.00%) LAN
3 7 (10.00%) SAN
4 6 (8.57%) DHCP
4 6 (8.57%) WAN
5 5 (7.14%) Network Security
5 5 (7.14%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.71%) LDAP
6 4 (5.71%) VPN
6 4 (5.71%) Wireless
7 3 (4.29%) BGP
7 3 (4.29%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.29%) SSL
7 3 (4.29%) VoIP
8 2 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.86%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.86%) NAS
8 2 (2.86%) SMTP
8 2 (2.86%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) Big Data
2 2 (2.86%) GIS
2 2 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.43%) Ingres
3 1 (1.43%) MS Access
3 1 (1.43%) MySQL
3 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) JIRA
1 1 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 7 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Advertising
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Law
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
5 1 (1.43%) French Language
5 1 (1.43%) Games
5 1 (1.43%) Marketing
5 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.86%) ISPF
2 1 (1.43%) .NET
2 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.43%) Middleware
2 1 (1.43%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 20 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (18.57%) Clustering
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.86%) Derivative
4 2 (2.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (2.86%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.86%) Replication
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.43%) iPad
5 1 (1.43%) iPhone
5 1 (1.43%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 31 (44.29%) Windows
2 18 (25.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (12.86%) Unix
5 5 (7.14%) Linux
5 5 (7.14%) Solaris
5 5 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.29%) CentOS
7 2 (2.86%) AIX
7 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 2 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
7 2 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.43%) Android
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (14.29%) Migration
2 9 (12.86%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (10.00%) ITIL
4 6 (8.57%) Service Management
5 4 (5.71%) Business Analysis
5 4 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 4 (5.71%) Test Scripting
5 4 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (5.71%) Waterfall
6 3 (4.29%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.29%) Data Centre Operations
6 3 (4.29%) DevOps
6 3 (4.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.29%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (4.29%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.29%) Systems Analysis
6 3 (4.29%) Test Strategy
6 3 (4.29%) User Stories
6 3 (4.29%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.86%) SQL
3 4 (5.71%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.29%) Java
4 3 (4.29%) Perl
5 2 (2.86%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.86%) JCL
5 2 (2.86%) Korn
5 2 (2.86%) Python
6 1 (1.43%) C
6 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.14%) MCSE
3 4 (5.71%) CCNA
3 4 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (1.43%) CISM
5 1 (1.43%) CISSP
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.86%) PMO
2 2 (2.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (41.43%) Active Directory
2 8 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (10.00%) XenApp
4 5 (7.14%) vSphere
5 2 (2.86%) NFS
5 2 (2.86%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (1.43%) Docker
6 1 (1.43%) KVM
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) SCCM
2 6 (8.57%) SCOM
3 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (5.71%) NetBackup
4 4 (5.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (2.86%) Ansible
5 2 (2.86%) Nagios
5 2 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.86%) Puppet
5 2 (2.86%) Salt
6 1 (1.43%) AppManager
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (1.43%) Kubernetes
6 1 (1.43%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.43%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.43%) SCSM
6 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.43%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (31.43%) VMware
2 20 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 17 (24.29%) Citrix
4 7 (10.00%) Cisco
5 6 (8.57%) NetApp
6 5 (7.14%) HP
6 5 (7.14%) Symantec
7 4 (5.71%) Sophos
8 2 (2.86%) Avaya
8 2 (2.86%) Dell
8 2 (2.86%) Google
8 2 (2.86%) Juniper
8 2 (2.86%) Nortel
9 1 (1.43%) Apple
9 1 (1.43%) AppSense
9 1 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.43%) EMC
9 1 (1.43%) Retalix
9 1 (1.43%) Retek
9 1 (1.43%) SolarWinds
London
Plan-net
Rate: Competitive rate
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago