Period
to 18 January 2022

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £488 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

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
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 474 371 471
Rank change year-on-year -103 +100 +54
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 97 27 54
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.26% 0.16% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.17% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 22 47
10th Percentile £411 - £325
25th Percentile £450 £300 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £488 £391 £425
Median % change year-on-year +24.76% -7.94% +3.03%
75th Percentile £538 £449 £488
90th Percentile £546 £475 £535
England median daily rate £450 £383 £403
% change year-on-year +17.65% -4.97% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London. 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
London
Contract vacancies in London with a recognized job title 34,835 15,855 28,105
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 93.17% 91.88% 93.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,388 11,500 20,527
10th Percentile £363 £313 £300
25th Percentile £463 £406 £406
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £669 £600 £600
90th Percentile £750 £700 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 393 133 375
10th Percentile £14.45 £18.10 £12.44
25th Percentile £20.00 £22.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +1.56% +52.38% +7.69%
75th Percentile £50.00 £51.50 £40.00
90th Percentile £64.00 £64.80 £52.50
England median hourly rate £20.19 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -10.29% +25.00% -

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Analyst in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in London.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in London

Infrastructure Analyst
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in London over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in London

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in London.

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 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
West London - 10 £525 - 1
Central London -55 9 £433 +6.46% 13
Infrastructure Analyst
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, Infrastructure 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 32 (32.99%) Azure
3 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
4 23 (23.71%) VMware
5 21 (21.65%) Windows Server
6 19 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (18.56%) ITIL
8 17 (17.53%) SQL
8 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
8 17 (17.53%) Microsoft 365
9 16 (16.49%) Linux
10 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
10 14 (14.43%) Citrix
10 14 (14.43%) Finance
11 13 (13.40%) AWS
11 13 (13.40%) PaaS
11 13 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
11 13 (13.40%) Social Skills
12 12 (12.37%) Change Management
12 12 (12.37%) Oracle
12 12 (12.37%) JIRA
12 12 (12.37%) Problem Management
13 11 (11.34%) Veeam
13 11 (11.34%) XenApp
13 11 (11.34%) Unix
13 11 (11.34%) Middleware
13 11 (11.34%) Business Analysis
13 11 (11.34%) Banking
14 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
14 10 (10.31%) Replication

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 6 (6.19%) Confluence
2 3 (3.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.03%) Apache
4 1 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (4.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.12%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.25%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (32.99%) Azure
2 17 (17.53%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (13.40%) AWS
3 13 (13.40%) PaaS
4 8 (8.25%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (8.25%) GCP
5 6 (6.19%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (3.09%) SaaS
7 2 (2.06%) Azure Monitor
7 2 (2.06%) OpenShift
8 1 (1.03%) Azure ExpressRoute
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.28%) HTTP
1 9 (9.28%) Junos
1 9 (9.28%) NetScaler
1 9 (9.28%) SAN
2 8 (8.25%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.15%) Firewall
4 4 (4.12%) WAN
5 3 (3.09%) LAN
5 3 (3.09%) Network Security
6 2 (2.06%) DNS
6 2 (2.06%) Wireless
7 1 (1.03%) FTP
7 1 (1.03%) HTTPS
7 1 (1.03%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.03%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.03%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.03%) Redis
3 1 (1.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.03%) Riak
Development Applications
1 12 (12.37%) JIRA
2 3 (3.09%) Balsamiq
2 3 (3.09%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.03%) GitLab
General
1 14 (14.43%) Finance
2 13 (13.40%) Social Skills
3 11 (11.34%) Banking
4 10 (10.31%) Influencing Skills
5 8 (8.25%) Front Office
5 8 (8.25%) Legal
6 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.12%) Presentation Skills
7 3 (3.09%) Documentation Skills
7 3 (3.09%) Investment Banking
7 3 (3.09%) Public Sector
8 2 (2.06%) Law
8 2 (2.06%) Marketing
9 1 (1.03%) Digital Economy
9 1 (1.03%) Organisational Skills
9 1 (1.03%) Retail
9 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.34%) Middleware
2 8 (8.25%) .NET
2 8 (8.25%) Rendezvous
3 3 (3.09%) REST
3 3 (3.09%) Web Services
4 2 (2.06%) Gherkin
5 1 (1.03%) Ajax
5 1 (1.03%) CSS
5 1 (1.03%) CSS3
5 1 (1.03%) ebXML
5 1 (1.03%) HTML
5 1 (1.03%) HTML5
5 1 (1.03%) jQuery
5 1 (1.03%) JSON
5 1 (1.03%) LAPP Stack
5 1 (1.03%) LDAP
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.03%) SOAP
5 1 (1.03%) XML
5 1 (1.03%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.31%) Replication
2 8 (8.25%) Derivative
2 8 (8.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (7.22%) Cloud Native
4 6 (6.19%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.09%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (2.06%) Legacy Systems
7 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.03%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.03%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.03%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.03%) EFT
7 1 (1.03%) EPoS
7 1 (1.03%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.03%) iPad
7 1 (1.03%) iPhone
7 1 (1.03%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 40 (41.24%) Windows
2 21 (21.65%) Windows Server
3 16 (16.49%) Linux
4 11 (11.34%) Unix
5 7 (7.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (1.03%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (19.59%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.56%) ITIL
3 13 (13.40%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (12.37%) Change Management
4 12 (12.37%) Problem Management
5 11 (11.34%) Business Analysis
6 10 (10.31%) Migration
6 10 (10.31%) Project Delivery
6 10 (10.31%) Software Engineering
7 8 (8.25%) E-Commerce
7 8 (8.25%) Problem-Solving
7 8 (8.25%) Release Management
8 7 (7.22%) DevOps
8 7 (7.22%) User Stories
9 6 (6.19%) Infrastructure as Code
9 6 (6.19%) Requirements Engineering
9 6 (6.19%) Use Case
10 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (5.15%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.12%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 17 (17.53%) SQL
2 9 (9.28%) Python
3 8 (8.25%) C#
3 8 (8.25%) Java
3 8 (8.25%) Perl
4 4 (4.12%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.03%) Bash
5 1 (1.03%) Korn
5 1 (1.03%) PHP
5 1 (1.03%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (10.31%) CCNA
1 10 (10.31%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (9.28%) JNCIA
2 9 (9.28%) MCSE
2 9 (9.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.06%) ISEB
4 1 (1.03%) Degree
4 1 (1.03%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.03%) Postgraduate
4 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.31%) QA
1 10 (10.31%) SLA
2 2 (2.06%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (17.53%) Active Directory
2 11 (11.34%) XenApp
3 3 (3.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.09%) vSphere
4 2 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (2.06%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.03%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 10 (10.31%) Kubernetes
2 9 (9.28%) ZABBIX
3 8 (8.25%) BladeLogic
4 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (3.09%) Terraform
6 2 (2.06%) Ansible
6 2 (2.06%) SCCM
7 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
7 1 (1.03%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (1.03%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (30.93%) Microsoft
2 23 (23.71%) VMware
3 14 (14.43%) Citrix
4 12 (12.37%) Oracle
5 11 (11.34%) Veeam
6 10 (10.31%) Cisco
7 9 (9.28%) CheckPoint
7 9 (9.28%) Juniper
7 9 (9.28%) SolarWinds
8 8 (8.25%) BMC
8 8 (8.25%) TIBCO
9 6 (6.19%) Atlassian
9 6 (6.19%) Google
10 3 (3.09%) ServiceNow
11 2 (2.06%) Ivanti
11 2 (2.06%) NetApp
11 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
12 1 (1.03%) Murex
12 1 (1.03%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.03%) Salesforce.com