The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 562 531 555
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +24
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 31 37 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.073% 0.050%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.078% 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £457
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -6.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £362 £370 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £465
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £43.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
50509 47198 53521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.39% 92.49% 92.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 30674 27610 29823
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 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1993 2137 2716
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -6.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -8.10%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -27 27 £400 -3.03% 4
South East -5 8 £450 +9.09% 1
London +2 5 £438 +2.94%
Hampshire -15 5 £400 -3.03% 1
Southampton -6 4 £383 -4.37%
City of London +15 3 £469 +1.90%
Edinburgh -17 3 £450 -
Scotland -29 3 £450 +5.88%
Yorkshire +7 2 £390 -
Northampton -1 2 £400 - 2
East Midlands -3 2 £400 -3.03% 2
Northamptonshire -3 2 £400 -3.03% 2
West Yorkshire +5 1 £390 -
East of England - - - -
Basingstoke - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Luton - - - -

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 40 (54.05%) Windows
2 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
3 28 (37.84%) Linux
3 28 (37.84%) VMware
4 25 (33.78%) Finance
5 17 (22.97%) Mainframe
6 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
6 16 (21.62%) ITIL
6 16 (21.62%) Oracle
6 16 (21.62%) IBM
7 15 (20.27%) SAN
7 15 (20.27%) UNIX
8 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (16.22%) EMC
9 12 (16.22%) Firewall
10 11 (14.86%) zOS
10 11 (14.86%) Cisco
11 10 (13.51%) Intel
11 10 (13.51%) AIX
11 10 (13.51%) Solaris
12 9 (12.16%) Middleware
12 9 (12.16%) Clustering
12 9 (12.16%) IBM Mainframe
12 9 (12.16%) Citrix
12 9 (12.16%) HP
12 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (10.81%) NAS
13 8 (10.81%) DB2
13 8 (10.81%) MCSE
13 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 16 (21.62%) WebSphere
2 7 (9.46%) CICS
3 5 (6.76%) MS Exchange
4 4 (5.41%) Tomcat
4 4 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.05%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.70%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.70%) Lync
7 1 (1.35%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.35%) IIS
7 1 (1.35%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.35%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) SAN
2 12 (16.22%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) NAS
4 6 (8.11%) LAN
5 5 (6.76%) WAN
6 4 (5.41%) VPN
6 4 (5.41%) Intranet
6 4 (5.41%) Internet
7 1 (1.35%) VLAN
7 1 (1.35%) LDAP
7 1 (1.35%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.81%) DB2
1 8 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.35%) OLTP
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 5 (6.76%) Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Financial Institution
3 4 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.05%) Advertising
4 3 (4.05%) Retail
5 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (12.16%) Middleware
2 3 (4.05%) Web Services
3 2 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.35%) .NET
4 1 (1.35%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.97%) Mainframe
2 9 (12.16%) Clustering
2 9 (12.16%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (10.81%) Replication
4 4 (5.41%) iSeries
4 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (2.70%) DataPower
5 2 (2.70%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) SCADA
6 1 (1.35%) Informatics
6 1 (1.35%) Tandem
6 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.05%) Windows
2 28 (37.84%) Linux
3 15 (20.27%) UNIX
4 11 (14.86%) zOS
5 10 (13.51%) AIX
5 10 (13.51%) Solaris
6 9 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (9.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (5.41%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.62%) ITIL
2 8 (10.81%) Service Delivery
3 6 (8.11%) Project Management
3 6 (8.11%) Load Balancing
4 5 (6.76%) Network Design
5 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
5 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (4.05%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (4.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.05%) TOGAF
6 3 (4.05%) Budget Control
6 3 (4.05%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (4.05%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.05%) ArchiMate
6 3 (4.05%) UML
6 3 (4.05%) SSADM
6 3 (4.05%) Data Analysis
6 3 (4.05%) DoDAF
6 3 (4.05%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) Java
1 4 (5.41%) SQL
2 2 (2.70%) Perl
2 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.35%) Python
3 1 (1.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) MCSE
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.46%) CCNP
2 7 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.41%) CCNA
3 4 (5.41%) DV Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) Security Cleared
3 4 (5.41%) VCP5
3 4 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (5.41%) MCPD
3 4 (5.41%) MCDBA
3 4 (5.41%) MCP
3 4 (5.41%) MCSD
4 3 (4.05%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.70%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (9.46%) Active Directory
2 7 (9.46%) SRDF
3 5 (6.76%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.05%) Xen
5 2 (2.70%) vSphere
6 1 (1.35%) XenApp
6 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) SCCM
2 4 (5.41%) SCOM
3 2 (2.70%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.70%) Tivoli
3 2 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (1.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 29 (39.19%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.84%) VMware
3 16 (21.62%) Oracle
3 16 (21.62%) IBM
4 12 (16.22%) EMC
5 11 (14.86%) Cisco
6 10 (13.51%) Intel
7 9 (12.16%) Citrix
7 9 (12.16%) HP
8 7 (9.46%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.41%) Apple
10 3 (4.05%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.05%) Brocade
10 3 (4.05%) ProCurve
11 2 (2.70%) Google
11 2 (2.70%) Teradata
11 2 (2.70%) NetApp
12 1 (1.35%) TIBCO
12 1 (1.35%) Symantec
12 1 (1.35%) Thunderhead
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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