The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the North West region that had Infrastructure Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 150 163 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.11% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £444 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £388 £450
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.96 -
Infrastructure Designer
England

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
3350 4279 2968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 94.26% 95.17% 93.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2121 2605 1693
Median daily rate £395 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £270 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.63% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 213 196
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.33 £16.08
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.67% +7.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.33 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-4.78% +5.03%

Infrastructure Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of IT contracts across the North West region that featured Infrastructure Designer in the job title.

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Infrastructure Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Infrastructure Designer
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Cheshire +5 2 £463 -
Manchester -10 2 £363 -
Infrastructure Designer
England

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, Infrastructure Designer 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 North West region featuring Infrastructure Designer in the job title.

1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Middleware
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) SCCM
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
3 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) CentOS
3 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
3 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (16.67%) Network Design
3 1 (16.67%) PKI
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
3 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Dell

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the North 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:

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon S3
1 1 (16.67%) IaaS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) PaaS
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) DHCP
1 1 (16.67%) DNS
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) SAN
1 1 (16.67%) SMTP
1 1 (16.67%) VLAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless
1 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Big Data
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Client/Server
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
1 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) AIX
2 1 (16.67%) CentOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Solaris
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (16.67%) IT Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Sun