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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 616 622 580
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -42
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 45 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.068% 0.079%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.072% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 34
Median daily rate £463 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £346 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £425 £450
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -5.55%
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
51653 55417 52511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.81% 94.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 33657 35244 31733
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1646 2081 2055
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.33 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.90% +3.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.88 £11.00 £10.57
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £38.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

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 24 August 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 30 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 24 August 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 +5 36 £463 +8.82% 2
South East +12 14 £470 +21.29% 1
London +11 10 £475 -5.00%
Scotland +19 9 £400 -
Berkshire +9 8 £470 +4.44%
Hampshire -5 6 £463 +27.58%
Stirling - 6 - -
North West +18 5 £444 +4.41%
Slough +11 5 £470 +4.44%
Hook - 3 £463 -
Leeds - 3 £470 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £470 -
Yorkshire - 3 £470 -
City of London +33 2 £613 +22.50%
Cheshire +9 2 £463 -
East of England +9 2 £450 -1.63% 1
Glasgow +7 2 £425 -
Suffolk +6 2 £450 -10.00%
Ipswich -2 2 £450 -10.00%
Manchester - 2 £363 -
Warrington +12 1 - -
Northampton - 1 - -
Erskine - 1 £375 -
Oldham - 1 £300 -
Maidenhead - 1 £425 -
Wokingham - 1 £410 -
East Midlands - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 £513 -
Harrow - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 38 (43.68%) Linux
2 23 (26.44%) Red Hat
3 19 (21.84%) Oracle
3 19 (21.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 18 (20.69%) Finance
5 17 (19.54%) VMware
5 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
6 16 (18.39%) Firewall
6 16 (18.39%) Cisco
7 15 (17.24%) Windows
8 14 (16.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
9 13 (14.94%) Unix
10 12 (13.79%) Telecoms
10 12 (13.79%) Banking
10 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
11 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
12 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 9 (10.34%) SCCM
13 9 (10.34%) Big Data
13 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (10.34%) Wireless
13 9 (10.34%) Solaris
13 9 (10.34%) CheckPoint
14 8 (9.20%) MPLS
14 8 (9.20%) OSPF
14 8 (9.20%) BGP
14 8 (9.20%) Active Directory

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 7 (8.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.60%) WebLogic
3 2 (2.30%) Apache
3 2 (2.30%) ColdFusion
3 2 (2.30%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (2.30%) Skype for Business
3 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.15%) Apache Spark
4 1 (1.15%) Liferay
4 1 (1.15%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.15%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (9.20%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.75%) Office 365
3 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (3.45%) HP Helion
5 2 (2.30%) IaaS
5 2 (2.30%) PaaS
6 1 (1.15%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Firewall
2 9 (10.34%) Wireless
3 8 (9.20%) BGP
3 8 (9.20%) Cisco Nexus
3 8 (9.20%) MPLS
3 8 (9.20%) OSPF
3 8 (9.20%) TCP/IP
3 8 (9.20%) VPLS
4 4 (4.60%) LAN
4 4 (4.60%) WAN
5 3 (3.45%) CTI
5 3 (3.45%) DHCP
5 3 (3.45%) DNS
5 3 (3.45%) IPv4
5 3 (3.45%) IPv6
5 3 (3.45%) LDAP
5 3 (3.45%) Network Security
6 2 (2.30%) Internet
6 2 (2.30%) Skype
6 2 (2.30%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.34%) Big Data
2 8 (9.20%) Hadoop
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle Database
3 7 (8.05%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (6.90%) ObjectStore
4 6 (6.90%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.30%) MySQL
5 2 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (1.15%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.15%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.15%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.90%) Selenium
2 1 (1.15%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.15%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (20.69%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
2 12 (13.79%) Telecoms
3 5 (5.75%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.20%) 802.1X
1 8 (9.20%) Middleware
2 5 (5.75%) .NET
2 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.75%) CSS
2 5 (5.75%) HTML
2 5 (5.75%) jQuery
2 5 (5.75%) XML
3 2 (2.30%) Kafka
4 1 (1.15%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle ADF
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (1.15%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.45%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (3.45%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.15%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.15%) Clustering
4 1 (1.15%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.15%) PKI
4 1 (1.15%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 38 (43.68%) Linux
2 19 (21.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (17.24%) Windows
4 13 (14.94%) Unix
5 9 (10.34%) Solaris
6 6 (6.90%) Windows Server
7 4 (4.60%) CentOS
8 3 (3.45%) AIX
9 2 (2.30%) Windows 10
9 2 (2.30%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.09%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (12.64%) TOGAF
3 6 (6.90%) Migration
3 6 (6.90%) Mobile Transformation
3 6 (6.90%) Software Testing
3 6 (6.90%) Time Management
3 6 (6.90%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (5.75%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.75%) SOA
5 4 (4.60%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (4.60%) Configuration Management
5 4 (4.60%) CRM
5 4 (4.60%) Feasibility Study
5 4 (4.60%) Project Management
6 3 (3.45%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (3.45%) Presales
7 2 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.30%) Critical Success Factor
7 2 (2.30%) DevOps
7 2 (2.30%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.05%) SQL
2 6 (6.90%) Java
3 5 (5.75%) C#
3 5 (5.75%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (14.94%) Security Cleared
2 12 (13.79%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) CCIE
3 7 (8.05%) CCNA
3 7 (8.05%) CCNP
3 7 (8.05%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.60%) Degree
5 2 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.15%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
1 2 (2.30%) Government Security Classifications
System Software
1 10 (11.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (9.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (5.75%) vSphere
4 4 (4.60%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (2.30%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (10.34%) SCCM
2 8 (9.20%) FortiGate
3 6 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (5.75%) Puppet
5 2 (2.30%) SCOM
6 1 (1.15%) OpenAM
6 1 (1.15%) OpenIDM
Vendors
1 23 (26.44%) Red Hat
2 19 (21.84%) Oracle
3 18 (20.69%) Microsoft
4 17 (19.54%) VMware
5 16 (18.39%) Cisco
6 9 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.20%) EMC
7 8 (9.20%) Juniper
8 7 (8.05%) F5
9 6 (6.90%) SolarWinds
10 4 (4.60%) HP
10 4 (4.60%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (3.45%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.30%) Cloudera
12 2 (2.30%) Dell
12 2 (2.30%) Hortonworks
13 1 (1.15%) IBM
13 1 (1.15%) Siebel
13 1 (1.15%) Sun
13 1 (1.15%) Symantec
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