The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank - 76 66
Contract jobs citing CAD 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - 0.20% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - 0.25% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £320 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -6.45%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.06 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+2.48% -10.00%
CAD
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
760 815 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.88% 81.91% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 489 325
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 32 27
Median hourly rate £62.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing CAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire