The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of SolidWorks products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SolidWorks over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cambridgeshire region.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within the SolidWorks Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
SolidWorks
Rank 64 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SolidWorks 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.14% - 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% - 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £165 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £220 £325 £275
% change year-on-year
-32.30% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £25.63
Vendors Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
349 293 365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 49.72% 50.60% 48.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 117 165
Average daily rate £393 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 38 41
Average hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.85% -47.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.50 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
SolidWorks
East of England

SolidWorks
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SolidWorks across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

SolidWorks Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

SolidWorks
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SolidWorks Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SolidWorks
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

SolidWorks Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

SolidWorks
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing

SolidWorks
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) AutoCAD
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) CAD Designer
1 1 (100.00%) CAD Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD