Period
to 22 July 2017

The median contractor rate for an Infrastructure Designer was £525 per day in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 22 July 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
England > London
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 571 589
Rank change year-on-year -18 +18 -25
Contract jobs requiring an Infrastructure Designer 10 35 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.024% 0.077% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.081% 0.025%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 22 11
London median daily rate £525 £525 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
10th Percentile £238 £451 £410
90th Percentile £630 £600 £550
England median daily rate £475 £470 £425
% change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
London
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 39960 43138 43694
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.98% 95.10% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 28435 31048 30347
London median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
10th Percentile £305 £288 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £638
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 509 478 757
London median hourly rate £21.25 £19.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.84% -2.56% +11.43%
10th Percentile £12.50 £10.71 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.08 £52.70
England median hourly rate £18.40 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -3.16% +8.57% +2.94%

Infrastructure Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Infrastructure Designer in London

Infrastructure Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Infrastructure Designer in London

Infrastructure Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer in London over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Infrastructure Designer in London

Infrastructure Designer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Infrastructure Designer in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Infrastructure Designer in London

Infrastructure Designer
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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
Job
Vacancies
City of London +6 2 £700 +17.40%
Infrastructure Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 London region featuring Infrastructure Designer in the job title.

1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (20.00%) WorldPay
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 2 (20.00%) Network Management
4 2 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (20.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) CCIE
4 2 (20.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (20.00%) Perl
4 2 (20.00%) Python
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Banking
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell

Infrastructure Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (20.00%) OpenStack
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (10.00%) Tomcat
2 1 (10.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
2 2 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) GIS
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (10.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (10.00%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Front Office
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 1 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (10.00%) Spring
2 1 (10.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (20.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (70.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (20.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (20.00%) Network Management
2 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (10.00%) Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Database Security
2 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (10.00%) Feasibility Study
2 1 (10.00%) High Availability
2 1 (10.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (10.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Scrum
2 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (20.00%) Perl
2 2 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (10.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCIE
1 2 (20.00%) CCNP
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Data Guard
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (10.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) IBM