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 26 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
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 192 196 237
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +41
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 74 62 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.67% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.70% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 42 5
Median daily rate £465 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £425 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £475 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £450 £445
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +1.12%
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
8708 8818 8401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 95.07% 94.72% 93.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5248 4918 4604
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 £238 £230 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 384 431 461
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Hampshire +19 43 £465 +3.33% 2
Berkshire -14 27 £400 -13.51%
Surrey -5 2 £550 +22.22%
East Sussex - 1 £550 -
Solutions Designer
England

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

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 77 (59.69%) Telecoms
2 41 (31.78%) Oracle
3 37 (28.68%) SOA
4 33 (25.58%) XML
5 32 (24.81%) SOAP
6 26 (20.16%) XSD
6 26 (20.16%) WSDL
6 26 (20.16%) Data Modelling
7 22 (17.05%) SoapUI
7 22 (17.05%) Finance
8 20 (15.50%) Web Services
8 20 (15.50%) Test Strategy
9 17 (13.18%) Migration
9 17 (13.18%) TOGAF
10 15 (11.63%) UML
10 15 (11.63%) Mobile Transformation
10 15 (11.63%) Oracle Service Bus
11 13 (10.08%) Billing
11 13 (10.08%) Middleware
12 12 (9.30%) Internet
13 11 (8.53%) SDLC
14 10 (7.75%) Scrum
15 9 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
15 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
15 9 (6.98%) CRM
16 8 (6.20%) 4G
16 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
16 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
16 8 (6.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 8 (6.20%) Salesforce.com

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 15 (11.63%) Oracle Service Bus
2 8 (6.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
4 5 (3.88%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.55%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.78%) JBoss
6 1 (0.78%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.55%) MS Office
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.55%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (1.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle HRMS
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 1 (0.78%) Oracle Payroll
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.33%) HP Helion
2 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.78%) Google Compute Engine
3 1 (0.78%) SoftLayer
3 1 (0.78%) Taleo
3 1 (0.78%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) Internet
2 8 (6.20%) 4G
3 7 (5.43%) VPN
4 5 (3.88%) MVNO
5 4 (3.10%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.10%) HTTP
5 4 (3.10%) PSTN
5 4 (3.10%) VoIP
6 3 (2.33%) SSL
7 2 (1.55%) Firewall
7 2 (1.55%) MPLS
8 1 (0.78%) Intelligent Network
8 1 (0.78%) MGW
8 1 (0.78%) SAN
8 1 (0.78%) SMS
8 1 (0.78%) SNMP
8 1 (0.78%) Softswitch
8 1 (0.78%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.20%) Oracle Database
2 7 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
3 4 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.33%) Big Data
4 3 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.55%) OLTP
5 2 (1.55%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 22 (17.05%) SoapUI
General
1 77 (59.69%) Telecoms
2 22 (17.05%) Finance
3 13 (10.08%) Billing
4 4 (3.10%) Marketing
5 2 (1.55%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.55%) Electronics
5 2 (1.55%) General Ledger
5 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (25.58%) XML
2 32 (24.81%) SOAP
3 26 (20.16%) WSDL
3 26 (20.16%) XSD
4 20 (15.50%) Web Services
5 13 (10.08%) Middleware
6 7 (5.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (3.10%) JMS
7 4 (3.10%) REST
7 4 (3.10%) XSL
8 1 (0.78%) Apache Camel
8 1 (0.78%) JSON
8 1 (0.78%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.65%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.10%) DTV
3 4 (3.10%) Over-the-Top Content
4 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.33%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.55%) User Experience
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.65%) Linux
2 3 (2.33%) Unix
3 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (28.68%) SOA
2 26 (20.16%) Data Modelling
3 20 (15.50%) Test Strategy
4 17 (13.18%) Migration
4 17 (13.18%) TOGAF
5 15 (11.63%) Mobile Transformation
5 15 (11.63%) UML
6 11 (8.53%) SDLC
7 10 (7.75%) Scrum
8 9 (6.98%) CRM
8 9 (6.98%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (5.43%) DRM
10 6 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.65%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
10 6 (4.65%) Network Design
11 5 (3.88%) Analytics
11 5 (3.88%) ETL
11 5 (3.88%) Requirements Management
11 5 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (2.33%) Java
2 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (5.43%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) DV Cleared
2 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
2 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) CRISC
3 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.78%) BMC PATROL
1 1 (0.78%) Netcool
Vendors
1 41 (31.78%) Oracle
2 9 (6.98%) Microsoft
3 8 (6.20%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (5.43%) Remedy
5 5 (3.88%) Adobe
5 5 (3.88%) SAP
6 4 (3.10%) HP
6 4 (3.10%) Huawei
6 4 (3.10%) Tellabs
6 4 (3.10%) Virgin Media
7 2 (1.55%) Cisco
7 2 (1.55%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.55%) Siebel
8 1 (0.78%) Ab Initio
8 1 (0.78%) Avaya
8 1 (0.78%) BMC
8 1 (0.78%) Genesys
8 1 (0.78%) Intel
8 1 (0.78%) Rackspace
8 1 (0.78%) VMware
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