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 4 May 2015 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure Designer
Rank 571 541 522
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -19
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 38 47 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.086% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.094% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 31 9
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£425 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £273 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
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
51461 50245 44013
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.30% 92.35% 92.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 31311 30831 25140
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2031 2007 2180
Average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-4.45% -

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 4 May 2015.

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 26 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 4 May 2015. 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 -21 31 £425 +6.25% 2
South East -13 13 £390 -2.50% 1
London -1 9 £438 -11.39%
Scotland -3 7 £444 -1.38% 2
City of London +16 6 £438 +60.55%
Hampshire +1 6 £420 +15.06% 1
West Sussex -22 6 £390 -2.50%
Worthing -10 5 £390 -2.50%
Glasgow - 5 £425 -
Yorkshire -8 4 - -
East of England +6 3 £450 -
North Yorkshire +1 2 - -
Edinburgh -9 2 £463 +2.77% 1
Southampton -18 2 £373 +2.75%
Suffolk - 2 £450 -
Ipswich - 2 £450 -
York - 2 - -
East Sussex -11 1 £360 -10.00%
West Yorkshire -12 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £450 - 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £475 -
Northampton - 1 £450 - 1
Brighton - 1 £360 -
East Midlands - 1 £450 - 1
South West - 1 £300 -

Infrastructure Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 16 (30.77%) SAN
1 16 (30.77%) VMware
2 15 (28.85%) Clustering
3 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 14 (26.92%) Oracle
3 14 (26.92%) Windows
4 13 (25.00%) Finance
5 11 (21.15%) Linux
5 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
5 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (17.31%) HP
6 9 (17.31%) Firewall
7 8 (15.38%) ITIL
7 8 (15.38%) SQL
7 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (13.46%) Cisco
8 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
9 6 (11.54%) Middleware
9 6 (11.54%) LAN
9 6 (11.54%) WAN
9 6 (11.54%) Project Management
9 6 (11.54%) Private Cloud
10 5 (9.62%) Lync
10 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 4 (7.69%) Apache
11 4 (7.69%) NetApp
11 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
11 4 (7.69%) Document Management

Infrastructure Designer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 5 (9.62%) Lync
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere
3 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.77%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.85%) MQSeries
5 1 (1.92%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.92%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.92%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.92%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.77%) SAN
2 9 (17.31%) Firewall
3 6 (11.54%) LAN
3 6 (11.54%) WAN
4 4 (7.69%) VLAN
4 4 (7.69%) NAS
5 3 (5.77%) DNS
5 3 (5.77%) DHCP
6 2 (3.85%) SSL
6 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.92%) Multicast
7 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.92%) VPN
7 1 (1.92%) VoIP
7 1 (1.92%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.85%) SQLBase
4 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.92%) OLTP
4 1 (1.92%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) StarTeam
General
1 13 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.85%) Banking
2 2 (3.85%) Retail
3 1 (1.92%) Billing
3 1 (1.92%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.92%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.54%) Middleware
2 2 (3.85%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.92%) Web Services
3 1 (1.92%) XML
3 1 (1.92%) J2EE
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.85%) Clustering
2 6 (11.54%) Private Cloud
3 2 (3.85%) N-Tier
3 2 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (1.92%) PKI
4 1 (1.92%) Replication
4 1 (1.92%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.92%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 14 (26.92%) Windows
2 11 (21.15%) Linux
3 3 (5.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (5.77%) AIX
3 3 (5.77%) Solaris
4 2 (3.85%) UNIX
4 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.85%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.92%) CentOS
5 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) ITIL
1 8 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (11.54%) Project Management
3 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.69%) Document Management
4 4 (7.69%) Logistics
4 4 (7.69%) Supplier Management
4 4 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (7.69%) Analytics
4 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.77%) SOA
6 2 (3.85%) Service Management
6 2 (3.85%) QMS
6 2 (3.85%) Network Management
6 2 (3.85%) SIEM
7 1 (1.92%) Software Distribution
7 1 (1.92%) Coaching
7 1 (1.92%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.38%) SQL
2 3 (5.77%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) Security Cleared
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (5.77%) MCSD
2 2 (3.85%) MCSE
2 2 (3.85%) MCDBA
2 2 (3.85%) CISSP
2 2 (3.85%) CISM
2 2 (3.85%) MCPD
2 2 (3.85%) ISSAP
2 2 (3.85%) ISSMP
3 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) CCNP
3 1 (1.92%) CCNA
3 1 (1.92%) MCP
System Software
1 11 (21.15%) Hyper-V
1 11 (21.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (13.46%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.85%) XenApp
4 1 (1.92%) iptables
4 1 (1.92%) Docker
4 1 (1.92%) GPFS
4 1 (1.92%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.92%) vSphere
4 1 (1.92%) Xen
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.92%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.92%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (1.92%) HAProxy
2 1 (1.92%) Data Guard
2 1 (1.92%) WSUS
2 1 (1.92%) SCOM
2 1 (1.92%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.92%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.92%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (30.77%) VMware
2 14 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) Oracle
3 9 (17.31%) HP
4 7 (13.46%) Cisco
5 4 (7.69%) NetApp
6 3 (5.77%) Intel
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.85%) IBM
7 2 (3.85%) Dell
7 2 (3.85%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.85%) Google
7 2 (3.85%) F5
7 2 (3.85%) IronPort
7 2 (3.85%) WorldPay
8 1 (1.92%) ServiceNow
8 1 (1.92%) Splunk
8 1 (1.92%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec
8 1 (1.92%) Borland
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