Period
to 24 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Network Infrastructure Analyst was £350 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 24 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.

Network Infrastructure Analyst
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 883 868 879
Rank change year-on-year -15 +11 -35
Contract jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Analyst 13 18 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.017% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.018% 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 14 6
UK median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34% +20.83%
10th Percentile £310 £250 £306
90th Percentile £475 £388 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £268 £344
% change year-on-year +21.50% -22.18% +26.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
UK median hourly rate £30.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 97695 99488 108685
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.79% 94.75% 94.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 64489 64865 69136
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2905 3326 4142
UK median hourly rate £18.69 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.81% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.93 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Network Infrastructure Analyst
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Network Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Network Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Network Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Analyst over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Network Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Network Infrastructure Analyst
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Network Infrastructure Analyst in the UK

Network Infrastructure Analyst
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Analyst within the UK over the 6 months to 24 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
England -12 12 £350 +7.69% 3
UK excluding London +33 10 £325 +21.50% 2
East of England +1 5 £335 +34.00%
South East +5 4 £325 -
London -14 3 £450 +38.46% 1
Scotland +3 1 - -
Midlands - 1 £325 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £325 -

Network Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, Network 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 featuring Network Infrastructure Analyst in the job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Windows
3 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 6 (46.15%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 6 (46.15%) vSphere
4 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) McAfee
4 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 5 (38.46%) vCenter Server
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) DHCP
5 4 (30.77%) NFS
5 4 (30.77%) SNMP
5 4 (30.77%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) DNS
5 4 (30.77%) SSL
5 4 (30.77%) BGP
5 4 (30.77%) VRRP
5 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) Clearswift
5 4 (30.77%) SCCM

Network Infrastructure Analyst Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
3 5 (38.46%) iSCSI
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (30.77%) HSRP
4 4 (30.77%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) Junos
4 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
4 4 (30.77%) OSPF
4 4 (30.77%) Skype
4 4 (30.77%) SNMP
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 4 (30.77%) VPN
4 4 (30.77%) VRRP
4 4 (30.77%) Wireshark
5 3 (23.08%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) HPUX
4 1 (7.69%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Statistics
3 1 (7.69%) UML
3 1 (7.69%) Use Case
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CISM
1 1 (7.69%) CISSP
1 1 (7.69%) CRISC
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) vSphere
2 4 (30.77%) DFS Replication
2 4 (30.77%) NFS
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) vCenter Server
2 4 (30.77%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (30.77%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
3 1 (7.69%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) HP
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) McAfee
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 4 (30.77%) Clearswift
4 4 (30.77%) Huawei
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) Bloomberg
6 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.69%) Brocade
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Forcepoint
6 1 (7.69%) Fortinet
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (7.69%) Reuters
6 1 (7.69%) Tripwire