Period
to 22 January 2022

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Designer was - per day in advertised job vacancies in the East Midlands during the 6 months to 22 January 2022.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Infrastructure Designer
England > East Midlands
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 97 69 104
Rank change year-on-year -28 +35 +32
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 7 3 2
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.47% 0.38% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.39% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile - - £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) - - £400
75th Percentile - - £425
90th Percentile - - -
England median daily rate £650 £450 £419
% change year-on-year +44.44% +7.46% -13.15%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
East Midlands
Contract vacancies in the East Midlands with a recognized job title 1,433 763 1,615
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 95.49% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,059 487 908
10th Percentile £158 £123 £163
25th Percentile £313 £263 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £369 £400
Median % change year-on-year +11.79% -7.75% -
75th Percentile £500 £475 £481
90th Percentile £588 £547 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +10.53% +2.70% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 46 140
10th Percentile £9.00 £9.76 £10.58
25th Percentile £12.00 £11.12 £11.50
Median hourly rate £14.99 £15.13 £14.39
Median % change year-on-year -0.89% +5.11% -1.67%
75th Percentile £20.00 £27.91 £17.50
90th Percentile £28.75 £47.36 £43.30
England median hourly rate £20.51 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -8.84% +25.00% +2.86%

Infrastructure Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Designer in the job title as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Designer in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Infrastructure Designer in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Infrastructure Designer in the East Midlands

Infrastructure Designer
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

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 East Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 January 2022. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Jobs
Nottinghamshire -21 4 - -
Infrastructure Designer
England

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, Infrastructure Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East Midlands region featuring Infrastructure Designer in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) PBX
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Software AG
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (100.00%) JBoss
1 7 (100.00%) NetWeaver
1 7 (100.00%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Azure Cosmos DB
1 7 (100.00%) Azure ExpressRoute
1 7 (100.00%) IaaS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft 365
1 7 (100.00%) PaaS
1 7 (100.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) MPLS
1 7 (100.00%) PBX
1 7 (100.00%) SD-WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Skype
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) WAN
1 7 (100.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 7 (100.00%) DB2
1 7 (100.00%) MySQL
1 7 (100.00%) SAP HANA
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (100.00%) Social Skills
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) Middleware
1 7 (100.00%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) PKI
1 7 (100.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) AIX
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Unix
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Business Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 7 (100.00%) Conflict Resolution
1 7 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 7 (100.00%) Decision-Making
1 7 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (100.00%) Due Diligence
1 7 (100.00%) High Availability
1 7 (100.00%) Identity Management
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Microservices
1 7 (100.00%) Migration
1 7 (100.00%) Problem-Solving
1 7 (100.00%) Remediation Plan
1 7 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 7 (100.00%) Service Management
1 7 (100.00%) Storage Management
1 7 (100.00%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (100.00%) COBIT
1 7 (100.00%) GDPR
1 7 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 7 (100.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Oracle
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) SAP
1 7 (100.00%) Software AG