The table below looks at the statistics for the Infrastructure Designer role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 560 540 577
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +37
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 41 35 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.074% 0.066% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.080% 0.071% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 14 18
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£450 £420 £455
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £332 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £543
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £420 £465
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51170 49280 54602
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.36% 92.64% 92.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30980 29240 30617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £558
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
- +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1968 2111 2700
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.08 £38.98 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.68
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.98%

Infrastructure Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Infrastructure Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Daily Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Designer Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Infrastructure Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Infrastructure Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Infrastructure Designer
Top 18 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer within the UK over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -13 38 £450 +20.00% 4
London +18 13 £450 +10.42% 2
South East +4 7 £450 +35.33% 1
City of London +29 4 £475 +11.76%
Hampshire -14 4 £425 +27.81% 1
Northamptonshire - 3 £400 -
East Midlands - 3 £400 -
Northampton - 3 £400 -
Edinburgh -16 1 - -
Scotland -26 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 £450 - 1
East of England - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Luton - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 42 (45.16%) Windows
2 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
3 29 (31.18%) Linux
4 28 (30.11%) Finance
5 27 (29.03%) VMware
6 24 (25.81%) ITIL
7 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
8 16 (17.20%) Cisco
8 16 (17.20%) Mainframe
8 16 (17.20%) SAN
9 15 (16.13%) Firewall
9 15 (16.13%) IBM
9 15 (16.13%) Oracle
9 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (16.13%) WebSphere
10 14 (15.05%) UNIX
11 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
12 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
12 11 (11.83%) EMC
12 11 (11.83%) Intel
13 10 (10.75%) HP
13 10 (10.75%) Citrix
13 10 (10.75%) Solaris
13 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
13 10 (10.75%) zOS
14 9 (9.68%) Middleware
14 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
14 9 (9.68%) Clustering
14 9 (9.68%) AIX
14 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 15 (16.13%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.45%) CICS
3 5 (5.38%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.23%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.23%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.15%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.15%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.15%) Lync
7 1 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.08%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (10.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.08%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (17.20%) SAN
2 15 (16.13%) Firewall
3 8 (8.60%) LAN
4 7 (7.53%) WAN
4 7 (7.53%) NAS
5 5 (5.38%) LDAP
5 5 (5.38%) VPN
6 4 (4.30%) DNS
6 4 (4.30%) Intranet
6 4 (4.30%) Internet
6 4 (4.30%) DHCP
6 4 (4.30%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.08%) VLAN
8 1 (1.08%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.53%) DB2
3 4 (4.30%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.15%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.08%) OLTP
General
1 28 (30.11%) Finance
2 5 (5.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.30%) Financial Institution
3 4 (4.30%) Publishing
4 3 (3.23%) Banking
4 3 (3.23%) Retail
4 3 (3.23%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.68%) Middleware
2 3 (3.23%) Web Services
3 2 (2.15%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.08%) .NET
4 1 (1.08%) J2EE
4 1 (1.08%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.20%) Mainframe
2 9 (9.68%) Clustering
3 8 (8.60%) IBM Mainframe
4 7 (7.53%) Replication
5 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.30%) iSeries
6 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.30%) CESG
7 3 (3.23%) CESG CLAS
8 2 (2.15%) PKI
8 2 (2.15%) RMADS
8 2 (2.15%) DataPower
9 1 (1.08%) N-Tier
9 1 (1.08%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.08%) Social Media
9 1 (1.08%) SCADA
9 1 (1.08%) Informatics
9 1 (1.08%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 42 (45.16%) Windows
2 29 (31.18%) Linux
3 14 (15.05%) UNIX
4 10 (10.75%) Solaris
4 10 (10.75%) zOS
5 9 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (9.68%) AIX
6 7 (7.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.30%) Oracle Linux
7 4 (4.30%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.81%) ITIL
2 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
3 8 (8.60%) Service Management
4 7 (7.53%) ITIL V3
5 6 (6.45%) Project Management
5 6 (6.45%) TOGAF
6 5 (5.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 5 (5.38%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.38%) Business Analysis
6 5 (5.38%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.30%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.30%) DoDAF
7 4 (4.30%) MODAF
7 4 (4.30%) SysML
7 4 (4.30%) Information Assurance
7 4 (4.30%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (4.30%) UML
7 4 (4.30%) SSADM
7 4 (4.30%) E-Commerce
7 4 (4.30%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) Java
2 2 (2.15%) Perl
2 2 (2.15%) SQL
2 2 (2.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.08%) Python
3 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 18 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 12 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) CCNP
3 8 (8.60%) MCSE
3 8 (8.60%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (8.60%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (7.53%) Degree
5 5 (5.38%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.30%) CCNA
6 4 (4.30%) CISSP
6 4 (4.30%) VCP5
6 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (4.30%) MCPD
6 4 (4.30%) MCDBA
6 4 (4.30%) MCP
6 4 (4.30%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (3.23%) SLA
3 2 (2.15%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (11.83%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.45%) SRDF
4 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (3.23%) Xen
6 2 (2.15%) vSphere
7 1 (1.08%) XenApp
7 1 (1.08%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (9.68%) SCCM
2 4 (4.30%) SCOM
3 3 (3.23%) Ansible
4 2 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (2.15%) Tivoli
5 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 34 (36.56%) Microsoft
2 27 (29.03%) VMware
3 16 (17.20%) Cisco
4 15 (16.13%) IBM
4 15 (16.13%) Oracle
5 11 (11.83%) EMC
5 11 (11.83%) Intel
6 10 (10.75%) Citrix
6 10 (10.75%) HP
7 7 (7.53%) Red Hat
8 4 (4.30%) Apple
8 4 (4.30%) Juniper
8 4 (4.30%) Brocade
8 4 (4.30%) ProCurve
9 3 (3.23%) CheckPoint
9 3 (3.23%) Business Objects
9 3 (3.23%) SAP
10 2 (2.15%) NetApp
10 2 (2.15%) Google
10 2 (2.15%) Teradata
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