The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 21 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Contract jobs citing CAD 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.93% 0.42% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.32% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£200 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £356
% change year-on-year
-11.05% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-14.56% +35.52%
CAD
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Aberdeen
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
76 123 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Aberdeen 70.37% 51.25% 58.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 51 46
Average daily rate £325 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £180 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 19
Average hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.25% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.79% +5.45%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CAD across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in Aberdeen

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in Aberdeen

CAD
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CAD also 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 that cited CAD.

1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) PaintShop Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) PDM
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (50.00%) Inkscape
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Aberdeen region citing CAD also 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 that cited CAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) PaintShop Pro
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (50.00%) InDesign
1 1 (50.00%) Inkscape
General
1 1 (50.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Conversion
1 1 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ERP
1 1 (50.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (50.00%) Six Sigma
1 1 (50.00%) PLM
1 1 (50.00%) PDM
1 1 (50.00%) Project Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Lean Six Sigma
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Adobe