The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Infrastructure Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Designer
Rank - 126 140
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 0 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.24% 0.088%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.26% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £425 £465
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.60%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £425 £453
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2922 2718 3160
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 91.48% 91.95% 92.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1676 1350 1584
Average daily rate £350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
+2.85% +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 202 221
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.00 £37.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -7.42%

Infrastructure Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Infrastructure Designer in the job title across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Infrastructure Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Infrastructure Designer across the North West region.

Infrastructure Designer Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Infrastructure Designer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Infrastructure Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Designer in their job title.

1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
3 1 (33.33%) Tandem
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) PKI
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Security Management
3 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
3 1 (33.33%) LDAP
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) Teradata

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region that cited Infrastructure Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Infrastructure Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) MQSeries
1 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LDAP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Mainframe
1 2 (66.67%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (33.33%) Tandem
2 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Security Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) Intel
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) Teradata
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle