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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 557 558 586
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +28
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 49 34 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.085% 0.064% 0.039%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.069% 0.042%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 15 12
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£450 £425 £451
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £351 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £595 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £425 £459
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -7.35%
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
52339 48993 54685
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 91.05% 92.75% 92.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 31928 29282 30681
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £551
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £350 £342
% change year-on-year
+2.14% +2.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2049 2106 2649
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%

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 16 September 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 16 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 16 September 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 +20 47 £450 +10.42% 2
London +24 18 £450 - 1
Northampton - 6 £400 -
Northamptonshire - 6 £400 -
East Midlands - 6 £400 -
City of London +20 5 £500 +17.64%
South East -5 5 £425 +27.81% 1
Hampshire -1 4 £425 +27.81% 1
East of England - 3 £425 -
Basingstoke - 1 £450 - 1
Harrow - - - -
Leeds - - - -
Luton - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 43 (44.79%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) Linux
3 29 (30.21%) Finance
4 28 (29.17%) ITIL
5 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
6 23 (23.96%) Security Cleared
7 21 (21.88%) VMware
8 19 (19.79%) Firewall
9 18 (18.75%) Cisco
10 17 (17.71%) SAN
10 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
11 16 (16.67%) WebSphere
11 16 (16.67%) IBM
11 16 (16.67%) Mainframe
12 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
12 15 (15.63%) Oracle
13 14 (14.58%) UNIX
14 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
15 12 (12.50%) Service Management
16 11 (11.46%) EMC
16 11 (11.46%) Intel
16 11 (11.46%) ITIL V3
17 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
17 10 (10.42%) zOS
17 10 (10.42%) Citrix
17 10 (10.42%) Solaris
17 10 (10.42%) TOGAF
18 9 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
18 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
18 9 (9.38%) Middleware

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 6 (6.25%) Tomcat
2 6 (6.25%) CICS
3 5 (5.21%) MS Exchange
4 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (3.13%) WebLogic
6 2 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (2.08%) Apache
6 2 (2.08%) OpenStack
6 2 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
6 2 (2.08%) Lync
7 1 (1.04%) IIS
7 1 (1.04%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.04%) MQSeries
7 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.08%) Google Apps
3 1 (1.04%) Office 365
3 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.79%) Firewall
2 17 (17.71%) SAN
3 9 (9.38%) LDAP
4 8 (8.33%) LAN
4 8 (8.33%) DHCP
4 8 (8.33%) DNS
4 8 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (7.29%) NAS
5 7 (7.29%) WAN
6 5 (5.21%) VPN
6 5 (5.21%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (4.17%) Intranet
7 4 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (1.04%) Kerberos
8 1 (1.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.29%) DB2
3 5 (5.21%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.08%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.04%) OLTP
General
1 29 (30.21%) Finance
2 6 (6.25%) Publishing
3 5 (5.21%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.17%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.13%) Advertising
5 3 (3.13%) Banking
5 3 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) Middleware
2 3 (3.13%) Web Services
2 3 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (2.08%) LAMP
4 1 (1.04%) .NET
4 1 (1.04%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Mainframe
2 10 (10.42%) Computer Science
3 8 (8.33%) IBM Mainframe
3 8 (8.33%) CESG
4 7 (7.29%) CESG CLAS
4 7 (7.29%) Replication
5 6 (6.25%) RMADS
6 5 (5.21%) Clustering
7 4 (4.17%) iSeries
7 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.13%) DataPower
9 2 (2.08%) Open Source
9 2 (2.08%) PKI
10 1 (1.04%) SCADA
10 1 (1.04%) Informatics
10 1 (1.04%) Visualisation
10 1 (1.04%) Social Media
10 1 (1.04%) Tandem
10 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 43 (44.79%) Windows
2 30 (31.25%) Linux
3 14 (14.58%) UNIX
4 10 (10.42%) Solaris
4 10 (10.42%) zOS
5 9 (9.38%) AIX
6 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (7.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.08%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) ITIL
2 12 (12.50%) Service Management
3 11 (11.46%) ITIL V3
4 10 (10.42%) TOGAF
5 9 (9.38%) Risk Management
5 9 (9.38%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 9 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (7.29%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (7.29%) Incident Management
6 7 (7.29%) Information Security
6 7 (7.29%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 6 (6.25%) ISMS
7 6 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
8 5 (5.21%) Information Assurance
9 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (4.17%) DoDAF
9 4 (4.17%) MODAF
9 4 (4.17%) SysML
9 4 (4.17%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.25%) Java
2 2 (2.08%) Perl
2 2 (2.08%) SQL
2 2 (2.08%) Python
2 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (23.96%) Security Cleared
2 17 (17.71%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.33%) CCNP
3 8 (8.33%) CISSP
3 8 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (7.29%) Degree
5 6 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (6.25%) MCSE
6 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
7 4 (4.17%) CCNA
7 4 (4.17%) VCP5
7 4 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.08%) MCPD
8 2 (2.08%) MCDBA
8 2 (2.08%) MCP
8 2 (2.08%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (7.29%) SLA
3 2 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 13 (13.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (6.25%) SRDF
4 3 (3.13%) Xen
5 2 (2.08%) vSphere
5 2 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.04%) XenApp
6 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (6.25%) SCCM
2 4 (4.17%) Ansible
3 2 (2.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (2.08%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.04%) SCOM
4 1 (1.04%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 25 (26.04%) Microsoft
2 21 (21.88%) VMware
3 18 (18.75%) Cisco
4 16 (16.67%) IBM
5 15 (15.63%) Oracle
6 11 (11.46%) EMC
6 11 (11.46%) Intel
7 10 (10.42%) Citrix
8 8 (8.33%) Juniper
9 7 (7.29%) HP
9 7 (7.29%) Red Hat
10 5 (5.21%) Business Objects
10 5 (5.21%) SAP
11 4 (4.17%) Google
11 4 (4.17%) Brocade
11 4 (4.17%) ProCurve
12 3 (3.13%) CheckPoint
13 2 (2.08%) Teradata
13 2 (2.08%) NetApp
14 1 (1.04%) Dell
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