The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the South East region that had Solutions Designer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 231 231 227
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 36 44 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.45% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.47% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 39 12
Median daily rate £465 £450 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +18.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £448 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £503 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+4.44% +5.88%
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 South East 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
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
8239 9282 8817
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 93.99% 94.82% 94.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4982 5593 4875
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 364 427 432
Median hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.85% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Solutions Designer across the South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016.

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Solutions Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Designer across the South East region.

Solutions Designer Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Solutions Designer
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 25 August 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
Berkshire +23 23 £470 +4.44% 1
Hampshire -20 7 £425 -5.60% 1
Oxfordshire 0 5 £400 -11.11%
Kent - 1 £538 -
Solutions Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 South East region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 74 (67.27%) Telecoms
2 33 (30.00%) SOA
3 25 (22.73%) XML
4 22 (20.00%) Oracle
4 22 (20.00%) SOAP
4 22 (20.00%) Finance
5 21 (19.09%) Data Modelling
6 20 (18.18%) XSD
6 20 (18.18%) WSDL
7 18 (16.36%) SoapUI
8 16 (14.55%) Test Strategy
9 15 (13.64%) Billing
10 14 (12.73%) Mobile Transformation
11 13 (11.82%) Migration
11 13 (11.82%) Web Services
11 13 (11.82%) UML
12 12 (10.91%) Internet
13 11 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
13 11 (10.00%) TOGAF
14 10 (9.09%) Middleware
14 10 (9.09%) Linux
14 10 (9.09%) CRM
14 10 (9.09%) ETL
14 10 (9.09%) SDLC
15 9 (8.18%) Analytics
15 9 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (8.18%) MS Excel
16 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
16 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
16 8 (7.27%) 4G

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (5.45%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (3.64%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (0.91%) CMS
4 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.73%) MS Office
4 2 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (1.82%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.91%) CSG Singleview
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle HRMS
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle iRecruitment
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (0.91%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.64%) Office 365
4 3 (2.73%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.91%) SaaS
5 1 (0.91%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.91%) Internet
2 8 (7.27%) 4G
3 7 (6.36%) VPN
4 5 (4.55%) LDAP
4 5 (4.55%) PSTN
4 5 (4.55%) VoIP
5 4 (3.64%) DHCP
5 4 (3.64%) DNS
5 4 (3.64%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.64%) Kerberos
5 4 (3.64%) SSL
6 3 (2.73%) MVNO
7 2 (1.82%) FTP
7 2 (1.82%) HTTP
7 2 (1.82%) MPLS
8 1 (0.91%) SMS
8 1 (0.91%) SNMP
8 1 (0.91%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.36%) Big Data
3 6 (5.45%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 2 (1.82%) OLTP
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle BI EE
4 2 (1.82%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.82%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (1.82%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 18 (16.36%) SoapUI
General
1 74 (67.27%) Telecoms
2 22 (20.00%) Finance
3 15 (13.64%) Billing
4 2 (1.82%) Marketing
5 1 (0.91%) Electronics
5 1 (0.91%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.91%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.91%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.73%) XML
2 22 (20.00%) SOAP
3 20 (18.18%) WSDL
3 20 (18.18%) XSD
4 13 (11.82%) Web Services
5 10 (9.09%) Middleware
6 3 (2.73%) REST
7 2 (1.82%) ActiveMQ
7 2 (1.82%) JMS
7 2 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.82%) XSL
8 1 (0.91%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.91%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.55%) Computer Science
3 4 (3.64%) BYOD
3 4 (3.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.64%) PKI
4 3 (2.73%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.82%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.91%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.09%) Linux
2 6 (5.45%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
3 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (3.64%) Mac OS X
4 4 (3.64%) Unix
5 3 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.73%) Solaris
6 1 (0.91%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (30.00%) SOA
2 21 (19.09%) Data Modelling
3 16 (14.55%) Test Strategy
4 14 (12.73%) Mobile Transformation
5 13 (11.82%) Migration
5 13 (11.82%) UML
6 11 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (9.09%) CRM
7 10 (9.09%) ETL
7 10 (9.09%) SDLC
8 9 (8.18%) Analytics
8 9 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.36%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (6.36%) EAI
9 7 (6.36%) Scrum
10 6 (5.45%) Data Management
10 6 (5.45%) Systems Analysis
11 5 (4.55%) Data Architecture
11 5 (4.55%) Master Data Management
11 5 (4.55%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.64%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.82%) Java
3 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (2.73%) Degree
2 1 (0.91%) CCNP
2 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (0.91%) CRISC
2 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.36%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (5.45%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.55%) Hyper-V
2 5 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (2.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.82%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.64%) SCCM
1 4 (3.64%) SCOM
2 2 (1.82%) BMC PATROL
2 2 (1.82%) Netcool
3 1 (0.91%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 22 (20.00%) Oracle
2 11 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 7 (6.36%) Red Hat
4 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.55%) Cisco
5 5 (4.55%) HP
6 4 (3.64%) Huawei
6 4 (3.64%) SAP
6 4 (3.64%) Tellabs
6 4 (3.64%) Virgin Media
6 4 (3.64%) VMware
7 2 (1.82%) Adobe
7 2 (1.82%) BMC
7 2 (1.82%) Siebel
8 1 (0.91%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.91%) Avaya
8 1 (0.91%) Genesys
8 1 (0.91%) PeopleSoft
8 1 (0.91%) Remedy
8 1 (0.91%) Splunk
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