Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Designer was £438 per day in advertised job vacancies in Glasgow during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 82 100
Rank change year-on-year -12 +18 -
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 2 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.15% 0.27% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.28% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Glasgow median daily rate £438 £423 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.55% - -
Scotland median daily rate £425 £420 £388
% change year-on-year +1.19% +8.39% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. 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
Glasgow
Contract vacancies in Glasgow with a recognized job title 1255 1057 1620
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.54% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 564 841
Glasgow median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £213
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £385 £360 £365
% change year-on-year +6.94% -1.37% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 27 29
Glasgow median hourly rate £20.00 £13.38 £33.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.48% -60.31% +104.30%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £36.00 £41.35 £58.50
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £16.16 £22.93
% change year-on-year +25.08% -29.52% +31.00%

Infrastructure Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings that featured Infrastructure Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Designer in Glasgow

Infrastructure Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Infrastructure Designer in Glasgow.

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Designer in Glasgow

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, 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 across the Glasgow region featuring Infrastructure Designer in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) IBM

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (50.00%) MQSeries
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere Application Server
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere MQ
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) AIX
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Symantec