Period
to 21 April 2019

The median contractor rate for a Solutions Designer was £550 per day in advertised job vacancies in Surrey during the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Solution Designer
South East > Surrey
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 131 148 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - +139
Contract jobs requiring a Solutions Designer 19 9 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.68% 0.31% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.73% 0.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 0
Surrey median daily rate £550 £550 -
South East median daily rate £500 £430 £405
% change year-on-year +16.28% +6.17% -13.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Surrey median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - £50.15

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Surrey
Contract vacancies in Surrey with a recognized job title 2,616 2,792 2,128
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.20% 94.97% 94.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,896 1,951 1,352
Surrey median daily rate £475 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.76% -
10th Percentile £308 £275 £231
90th Percentile £621 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £405
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.94% +1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 75 90
Surrey median hourly rate £17.50 £19.03 £20.31
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.04% -6.31% -9.72%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.20 £12.46
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £19.69 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +12.53% - -2.78%

Solutions Designer
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

Job postings that featured Solutions Designer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Surrey.

Job vacancy trend for Solutions Designer in Surrey

Solutions Designer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Solutions Designer in Surrey

Solutions Designer
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

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 Surrey region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staines +15 10 £550 -
Esher - 6 £525 -
Solutions Designer
South East

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, Solutions Designer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Surrey region featuring Solutions Designer in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) CRM
1 12 (63.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) ERP
4 6 (31.58%) ETL
4 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (31.58%) Rapid Prototyping
4 6 (31.58%) SaaS
4 6 (31.58%) NetSuite
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (26.32%) Azure Data Factory
5 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
5 5 (26.32%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (5.26%) COM
7 1 (5.26%) Finance
7 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
7 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements

Solutions Designer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 12 (63.16%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (31.58%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) SaaS
2 5 (26.32%) Azure Data Factory
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (10.53%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) CRM
2 10 (52.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (31.58%) ERP
3 6 (31.58%) ETL
3 6 (31.58%) Rapid Prototyping
4 5 (26.32%) Requirements Management
5 1 (5.26%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (5.26%) Prototyping
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle
3 5 (26.32%) SAP