The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Manchester 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 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank - - -
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £445
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solutions Designer
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1754 1440 1190
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 94.45% 95.55% 94.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1016 788 613
Median daily rate £385 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 67 64
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.87 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.66% -10.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £21.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 Manchester region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
1 1 (100.00%) UML
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) XSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Shell Script
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle