The table below looks at the statistics for the Solutions Designer role in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Solutions Designer in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Designer
Rank 143 111 118
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +7
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 3 14 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.10% 0.55% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.58% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 0
Average daily rate £410 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £401
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 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
2758 2433 2172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 94.91% 94.85% 95.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1799 1596 1267
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 121 103
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% +3.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £25.00 £28.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -

Solutions Designer
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Solutions Designer in the job title across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Designer within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Yorkshire -9 1 £470 -1.05%
West Yorkshire -20 1 £350 -22.22%
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Solutions Designer
England

Solutions Designer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Solutions Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Designer in their job title.

1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
3 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
5 1 (9.09%) WCF
5 1 (9.09%) WF
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) REST
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Identity Foundation
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) B2C
5 1 (9.09%) OLTP
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) Intranet
5 1 (9.09%) Internet
5 1 (9.09%) Extranet
5 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
5 1 (9.09%) ERP

Solutions Designer
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region that cited Solutions Designer in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled with Solutions Designer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Extranet
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP
1 1 (9.09%) OLTP
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
1 1 (9.09%) WF
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) SOA
4 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
5 1 (9.09%) B2B
5 1 (9.09%) B2C
5 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
5 1 (9.09%) Coaching
5 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) Information Architecture
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) TIBCO