The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the East Anglia region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 5 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 45.45% - -
As % of the Job Titles category 50.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £470 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £405
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +11.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Solutions Designer
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the East Anglia region. 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
East Anglia
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10 23 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Anglia 90.91% 100.00% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 6
Average daily rate £470 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.66% -14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Designer in the job title across the East Anglia region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in East Anglia

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Solutions Designer across the East Anglia region.

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Trend in East Anglia

Solutions Designer
Top 10 Related IT Skills in East Anglia

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) SOA
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (83.33%) Web Services
2 5 (83.33%) RAD
2 5 (83.33%) RUP
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (16.67%) UML

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in East Anglia by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East Anglia region that cited Solutions 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 Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Visio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) SOA
2 5 (83.33%) RAD
2 5 (83.33%) RUP
2 5 (83.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) UML