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 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 139 146 117
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 9 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.20% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 0
Median daily rate £463 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% -
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 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
2867 3041 2262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 96.73% 95.27% 94.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1869 2046 1367
Median daily rate £380 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 91 155 124
Median hourly rate £13.28 £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.24% -13.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £9.46 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £40.00 £26.00
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 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
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire 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
North Yorkshire +4 7 £463 +2.77%
West Yorkshire +5 2 £470 +34.28%
Solutions Designer
England

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) RAD
2 5 (21.74%) RUP
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
2 5 (21.74%) SOA
2 5 (21.74%) Finance
3 4 (17.39%) Validation
3 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
3 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
3 4 (17.39%) Web Services
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Social Network
3 4 (17.39%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (17.39%) SFIA
3 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
4 3 (13.04%) Guidewire
4 3 (13.04%) Java
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) Billing
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) Big Data
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.35%) Banking

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 4 (17.39%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (17.39%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) CICS
Business Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Big Data
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.35%) DB2
2 1 (4.35%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Billing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
3 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Social Network
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) CentOS
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (21.74%) CRM
2 5 (21.74%) Data Modelling
2 5 (21.74%) RAD
2 5 (21.74%) RUP
2 5 (21.74%) SOA
3 4 (17.39%) Prototyping
3 4 (17.39%) SFIA
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Architecture
3 4 (17.39%) Translating Business Requirements
3 4 (17.39%) Validation
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Logical Data Model
4 1 (4.35%) Master Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Microservices
4 1 (4.35%) Physical Data Model
4 1 (4.35%) Re-Platforming
4 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.04%) Guidewire
3 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.35%) Salesforce.com