The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the 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 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Solution Designer
England / Yorkshire
Rank - 137 118
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 0 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.14% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 9
Median daily rate - £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -8.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £475 £450
% change year-on-year
-10.52% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the 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
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2082 2704 2351
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.34% 95.04% 95.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1351 1731 1560
Median daily rate £375 £375 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 116 121
Median hourly rate £13.50 £15.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +19.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.04 £9.75 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solutions Designer Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Solutions Designer
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solutions Designer Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Solutions Designer
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Solutions Designer Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Billing
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Social Network
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) CentOS
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Big Data
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) SFIA
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (33.33%) Linux

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (33.33%) Billing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) CentOS
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 1 (33.33%) SFIA
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 1 (33.33%) Salesforce.com