Period
to 22 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Analyst was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 22 November 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
England > South West
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 189 209
Rank change year-on-year +11 +20 -14
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Analyst 18 14 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.32% 0.24% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.33% 0.26% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 8
South West median daily rate £425 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -3.70% +12.50%
10th Percentile £300 £185 £244
90th Percentile £450 £474 £401
England median daily rate £340 £325 £330
% change year-on-year +4.62% -1.52% +0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £25.00 £20.83 £23.50
% change year-on-year +20.02% -11.36% +17.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. 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
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5393 5449 6174
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.11% 94.96% 95.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3387 3539 4015
South West median daily rate £388 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% - -
10th Percentile £209 £213 £219
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 251 348 392
South West median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.67% +50.00%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £50.00 £46.00 £46.43
England median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year - +2.78% +9.09%

Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Analyst in the South West over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Analyst in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Analyst in the South West

Infrastructure Analyst
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 South West region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Dorset +11 12 £425 +6.25% 1
Wiltshire -3 2 £388 +103.95%
Somerset -5 2 £180 -57.01%
Bristol -8 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 £300 -
Infrastructure Analyst
England

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 South West region featuring Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 15 (83.33%) Windows
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 12 (66.67%) Migration
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 10 (55.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (55.56%) MobileIron
3 10 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 10 (55.56%) SCCM
3 10 (55.56%) SCOM
3 10 (55.56%) Symantec
3 10 (55.56%) Skype
3 10 (55.56%) AirWatch
4 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.11%) VMware
6 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
7 1 (5.56%) CA
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.56%) LAN

Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (55.56%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.56%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (55.56%) Skype
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) VPN
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
General
1 2 (11.11%) Aerospace
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (83.33%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 10
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 12 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Migration
1 12 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 1 (5.56%) Asset Management
2 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) Manual Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Network Management
2 1 (5.56%) Smoke Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Software Licensing
2 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (5.56%) System Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (5.56%) Validation
2 1 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) AirWatch
1 10 (55.56%) SCCM
1 10 (55.56%) SCOM
1 10 (55.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 10 (55.56%) MobileIron
2 10 (55.56%) Symantec
3 2 (11.11%) HP
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) CA
4 1 (5.56%) McAfee
4 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds