The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 113 124 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +1
Contract jobs citing CAD 13 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.54% 0.079% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.69% 0.10% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Average daily rate £675 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.85% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £288 £332
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 4
Average hourly rate £29.00 £11.74 £24.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+147.01% -51.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.75 £11.74 £18.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.74 £30.64
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+114.81% -42.55%
CAD
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1896 1920 1693
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 78.54% 76.04% 72.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1144 1171 946
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 139 145
Average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -27.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £12.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £43.75 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

CAD
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CAD across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

CAD Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

CAD
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +13 7 £675 +92.85% 12
Hertfordshire - 5 - - 4
Essex - 1 - - 2
CAD
England

CAD
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
1 6 (46.15%) SOLIDWORKS
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
1 6 (46.15%) WPF
1 6 (46.15%) LINQ
2 5 (38.46%) AutoCAD
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Firmware
3 1 (7.69%) Wireless
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
3 1 (7.69%) PTC Creo
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Energy

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 6 (46.15%) SOLIDWORKS
2 5 (38.46%) AutoCAD
3 1 (7.69%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
General
1 6 (46.15%) Manufacturing
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Senior Software Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) CAD Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Head of Design
3 1 (7.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
1 6 (46.15%) LINQ
1 6 (46.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Smart Energy
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Firmware
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £35 to £45 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge
IQ Telecom
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 15 days ago