The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the East Midlands region that had Solutions Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 29 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 96 - 88
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.13% - 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £500 - £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £439
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solutions Designer
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 Midlands 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 Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1536 1528 1385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.12% 95.62% 95.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 942 915 713
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 82 125
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.91 £10.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £19.08 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of IT contracts across the East Midlands region that featured Solutions Designer in the job title.

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Solutions 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 Solutions Designer within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire - 2 £500 -
Solutions Designer
England

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 2016, Solutions 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 East Midlands region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) .NET
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) BASE24
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (33.33%) Relational Database
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Minimum Viable Product
2 1 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (33.33%) ArchiMate
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) CRM
3 2 (33.33%) Data Security
3 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) Service Design
3 2 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (33.33%) UML
3 2 (33.33%) Web Design
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (33.33%) SAP
1 2 (33.33%) VMware