The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow 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 2 June 2015 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Designer
Rank 58 59 75
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 10 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.17% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.24% 0.15% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £440 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Solutions Designer
Scotland

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
805 658 864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 94.37% 94.00% 94.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 427 359 430
Average daily rate £350 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 15 17
Average hourly rate £27.44 £15.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.03% +10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £24.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (64.00%) SOA
2 15 (60.00%) Java
2 15 (60.00%) Spring
3 12 (48.00%) Finance
4 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
5 8 (32.00%) Linux
6 7 (28.00%) UNIX
6 7 (28.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
7 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Web Services
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
8 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
8 5 (20.00%) SDLC
8 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
8 5 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
8 5 (20.00%) OOD
8 5 (20.00%) UML
8 5 (20.00%) OO
8 5 (20.00%) MySQL
8 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.00%) CSS
8 5 (20.00%) JSP

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 6 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 5 (20.00%) GlassFish
2 5 (20.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 6 (24.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 5 (20.00%) RDBMS
2 5 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Kalido
3 1 (4.00%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (4.00%) Hudson
2 1 (4.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (4.00%) Subversion
2 1 (4.00%) Maven
2 1 (4.00%) JDeveloper
General
1 12 (48.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) Spring
2 10 (40.00%) Hibernate
3 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.00%) Oracle ADF
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) JSP
4 5 (20.00%) jQuery
4 5 (20.00%) JRuby
4 5 (20.00%) Java EE 5
4 5 (20.00%) Java EE
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
6 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (32.00%) Linux
2 7 (28.00%) UNIX
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (64.00%) SOA
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (20.00%) SDLC
2 5 (20.00%) OOD
2 5 (20.00%) UML
2 5 (20.00%) OO
2 5 (20.00%) Use Case
2 5 (20.00%) Performance Testing
2 5 (20.00%) Waterfall
2 5 (20.00%) Scrum
3 4 (16.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (8.00%) Data Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Design
4 2 (8.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (4.00%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (4.00%) BPEL
5 1 (4.00%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) PL/SQL
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 5 (20.00%) Groovy
3 5 (20.00%) Jython
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Oracle
2 3 (12.00%) Informatica
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
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