The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 122 113 106
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 7 6 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.25% 0.24% 0.091%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.27% 0.26% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate
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- £450 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £414
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.69%
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 Scotland 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
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2627 2280 2061
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 94.06% 92.20% 94.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1389 1157 1065
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 81 81
Average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.06% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.90 £34.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%

Infrastructure Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Infrastructure Designer Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Infrastructure Designer
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 4 (50.00%) Middleware
2 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (37.50%) Banking
3 3 (37.50%) International Banking
4 1 (12.50%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
4 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
4 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Banking
2 3 (37.50%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
1 4 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Performance Improvement
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM