The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire - - -
As % of the Applications category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £325 £294
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
SOLIDWORKS
North West

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

Applications Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
130 88 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 12.80% 8.95% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 41 53
Median daily rate £388 £300 £293
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.16% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £444 £425 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £10.00 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% +40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.16 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.60 £35.00 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing SOLIDWORKS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

SOLIDWORKS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

SOLIDWORKS Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire