The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank - 40 38
Contract jobs citing CAD 0 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.58% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.77% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £165 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -58.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £219 £275 £315
% change year-on-year
-20.45% -12.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £28.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +39.13%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
272 260 235
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 73.91% 75.14% 60.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 178 155 114
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 31 28
Average hourly rate £40.00 £39.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £35.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

CAD
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) 2G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC