The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 61 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing CAD 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.27% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £338 £356
% change year-on-year
-11.05% -5.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £25.75 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-14.56% +32.05%
CAD
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
489 451 416
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 65.03% 69.60% 66.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 292 302 221
Average daily rate £375 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £230 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 7 11
Average hourly rate £22.00 £34.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +126.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £11.80 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.00 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

CAD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) CATIA
2 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
General
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) UNIX
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Solaris
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) VB
1 2 (100.00%) VBA
1 2 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Siemens
2 1 (50.00%) IBM