The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 46 - 44
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.26% - 0.28%
As % of the Applications category 1.89% - 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £675 - £165
UK excluding London average daily rate £675 £350 £220
% change year-on-year
+92.85% +59.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
SOLIDWORKS
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Applications Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
53 67 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.55% 18.77% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 27 15
Average daily rate £325 £295 £228
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% +29.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £125 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £380 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £23.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% -9.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

SOLIDWORKS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SOLIDWORKS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

SOLIDWORKS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

SOLIDWORKS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

SOLIDWORKS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 1 (100.00%) Firmware
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Energy

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Head of Design
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Firmware