The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Infrastructure Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 618 640 605
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 43 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.080% 0.040% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.043% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 20
Median daily rate £470 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.58% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £407 £343 £364
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
51008 54089 51827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.76% 94.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 33192 34291 31378
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1546 2003 2097
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Infrastructure Designer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Infrastructure Designer in the job title.

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 30 July 2016.

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 24 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
England +39 38 £470 +10.58% 2
South East +26 16 £463 +33.57%
London +11 15 £575 +27.77%
Hampshire +10 12 £463 +33.57%
Hook - 8 £463 -
Scotland +1 5 £375 -18.91% 1
Berkshire - 4 £470 -
City of London +51 3 £706 +41.25%
North West -1 3 £463 +8.82% 2
Slough - 3 £470 -
Stirling - 3 - -
Winchester -4 2 £394 +25.00%
Northampton - 2 - -
East Midlands - 2 - -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Cheshire +6 1 - -
Warrington +4 1 - -
Edinburgh -6 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £375 -
Wokingham - 1 £410 -
Erskine - 1 £375 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Cumbria - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £513 -

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 featuring Infrastructure Designer in the job title.

1 29 (34.52%) Linux
2 27 (32.14%) Firewall
3 20 (23.81%) Cisco
3 20 (23.81%) Data Centre
4 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
4 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
4 17 (20.24%) Oracle
4 17 (20.24%) Red Hat
4 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
5 16 (19.05%) CheckPoint
5 16 (19.05%) VMware
6 14 (16.67%) Finance
6 14 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 12 (14.29%) Telecoms
7 12 (14.29%) Unix
7 12 (14.29%) Windows
8 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (11.90%) Network Security
10 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (10.71%) Banking
11 8 (9.52%) VPLS
11 8 (9.52%) Wireless
11 8 (9.52%) Solaris
11 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
11 8 (9.52%) MPLS
11 8 (9.52%) OSPF
11 8 (9.52%) BGP
11 8 (9.52%) Juniper

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.38%) Apache
2 2 (2.38%) ColdFusion
2 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.38%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.19%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.19%) Liferay
3 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.57%) HP Helion
4 2 (2.38%) IaaS
4 2 (2.38%) PaaS
5 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.14%) Firewall
2 10 (11.90%) Network Security
3 8 (9.52%) BGP
3 8 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (9.52%) MPLS
3 8 (9.52%) OSPF
3 8 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.52%) VPLS
3 8 (9.52%) Wireless
4 5 (5.95%) VLAN
5 3 (3.57%) CTI
5 3 (3.57%) IPv4
5 3 (3.57%) IPv6
5 3 (3.57%) LAN
5 3 (3.57%) LDAP
5 3 (3.57%) SAN
5 3 (3.57%) WAN
6 2 (2.38%) DHCP
6 2 (2.38%) DNS
6 2 (2.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.95%) Oracle Database
1 5 (5.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.76%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (3.57%) ObjectStore
4 2 (2.38%) MySQL
4 2 (2.38%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.19%) Big Data
5 1 (1.19%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.19%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Selenium
2 1 (1.19%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (16.67%) Finance
2 12 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (10.71%) Banking
4 4 (4.76%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Dutch Language
5 1 (1.19%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.52%) 802.1X
2 7 (8.33%) Middleware
3 1 (1.19%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle ADF
3 1 (1.19%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.19%) Web Services
3 1 (1.19%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.57%) Private Cloud
4 2 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.19%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.19%) PKI
5 1 (1.19%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 29 (34.52%) Linux
2 12 (14.29%) Unix
2 12 (14.29%) Windows
3 11 (13.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (9.52%) Solaris
5 5 (5.95%) Windows Server
6 2 (2.38%) Windows 10
6 2 (2.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.19%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 12 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 7 (8.33%) Migration
4 6 (7.14%) Mobile Transformation
4 6 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
5 5 (5.95%) Analytics
5 5 (5.95%) Network Design
5 5 (5.95%) Project Management
5 5 (5.95%) SOA
6 4 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 4 (4.76%) Cutover Planning
7 3 (3.57%) Critical Success Factor
7 3 (3.57%) CRM
7 3 (3.57%) Identity Access Management
7 3 (3.57%) Presales
7 3 (3.57%) Software Testing
7 3 (3.57%) Supplier Management
7 3 (3.57%) Time Management
7 3 (3.57%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (3.57%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (20.24%) SC Cleared
1 17 (20.24%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.33%) CCIE
2 7 (8.33%) CCNA
2 7 (8.33%) CCNP
2 7 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.14%) Check Point Certification
4 4 (4.76%) Degree
5 3 (3.57%) DV Cleared
6 2 (2.38%) BC Cleared
6 2 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.19%) CISM
7 1 (1.19%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) Government Security Classifications
2 1 (1.19%) COBIT
2 1 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (13.10%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.95%) vSphere
4 3 (3.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.38%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.19%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (9.52%) FortiGate
2 7 (8.33%) SCCM
3 6 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (3.57%) Puppet
5 2 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) Cisco
2 17 (20.24%) Microsoft
2 17 (20.24%) Oracle
2 17 (20.24%) Red Hat
3 16 (19.05%) CheckPoint
3 16 (19.05%) VMware
4 8 (9.52%) Juniper
5 7 (8.33%) F5
6 6 (7.14%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.76%) EMC
8 3 (3.57%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.57%) HP
8 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.19%) IBM
9 1 (1.19%) MuleSoft
9 1 (1.19%) NetApp
9 1 (1.19%) Siebel
9 1 (1.19%) WorldPay
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