The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Glasgow region that had Solutions Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Designer
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 51 49 54
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 5 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.89% 1.30% 1.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.93% 1.42% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 12
Median daily rate - - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £473 £450
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
536 562 766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 95.89% 91.09% 97.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 301 455
Median daily rate £350 £338 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 18
Median hourly rate £17.32 £32.50 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.70% +106.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.89 £16.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £25.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.48 £16.85
% change year-on-year
-5.27% +9.64%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (33.33%) Data Management
1 3 (33.33%) Use Case
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Security
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365
3 1 (11.11%) SaaS
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) JSON
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (11.11%) TOGAF
3 1 (11.11%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Validation

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) JSON
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) Data Governance
1 3 (33.33%) Data Management
1 3 (33.33%) Data Modelling
1 3 (33.33%) Data Security
1 3 (33.33%) ETL
1 3 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
1 3 (33.33%) Master Data Management
1 3 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
1 3 (33.33%) SOA
1 3 (33.33%) Use Case
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (11.11%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
3 1 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft