The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the West Yorkshire 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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 118 114 100
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -14
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.049% 0.14% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £480 £413 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.36% +18.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £465 £450 £432
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Solutions Designer
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire 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
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1974 1991 1641
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.20% 94.90% 95.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1361 1376 1077
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £459
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 59 57
Median hourly rate £13.60 £13.60 £13.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £40.00 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.14 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.42% -2.18%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Solutions Designer
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Leeds -7 1 £480 +16.36%
Solutions Designer
Yorkshire

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 West Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 3 (75.00%) SOA
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Billing
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Big Data
2 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (50.00%) Billing
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) SOA
2 2 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
2 2 (50.00%) EAI
2 2 (50.00%) ETL
2 2 (50.00%) Logical Data Model
2 2 (50.00%) Physical Data Model
2 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) RAD
3 1 (25.00%) RUP
3 1 (25.00%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) VMware