The first table below looks at the demand for AutoCAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 18 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 of the Applications category for the England 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 541 473 485
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +12
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 49 30 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.095% 0.070% 0.17%
As % of the Applications category 0.72% 0.52% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 7
Average daily rate £288 £250 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £225 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-46.56% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 43
Average hourly rate £23.00 £15.75 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.03% -42.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £13.80 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £19.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -43.63%
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6766 5747 6979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.18% 13.34% 12.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 3599 2953 3572
Average daily rate £325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £151 £163 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 667 750
Average hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £36.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
AutoCAD
UK

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

AutoCAD Daily Rate Trend in England

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AutoCAD across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

AutoCAD Daily Rate Histogram in England

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Trend in England

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AutoCAD across the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Histogram in England

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -18 13 £288 +27.77% 3
East Midlands -2 11 £213 - 3
South East -8 11 £203 - 3
South West -14 8 - - 1
East of England -24 4 £165 - 1
North West -19 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £225 - 1
West Midlands - - - - 4
AutoCAD
UK

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD.

1 42 (41.58%) CAD
2 24 (23.76%) MS Office
3 23 (22.77%) Degree
4 19 (18.81%) MS Excel
5 17 (16.83%) Telecoms
6 15 (14.85%) GIS
6 15 (14.85%) Project Management
7 13 (12.87%) SQL
8 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
9 11 (10.89%) MS Visio
9 11 (10.89%) Revit
10 10 (9.90%) LAN
10 10 (9.90%) Windows
10 10 (9.90%) Mapinfo
11 9 (8.91%) Autodesk
11 9 (8.91%) Oracle
11 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
11 9 (8.91%) SC Cleared
11 9 (8.91%) Google
12 8 (7.92%) Korean Language
12 8 (7.92%) Data Entry
12 8 (7.92%) HNC
13 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
13 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
13 7 (6.93%) Time Management
13 7 (6.93%) QA
14 6 (5.94%) Strategic Planning
14 6 (5.94%) Retail
14 6 (5.94%) Spreadsheet
14 6 (5.94%) C#

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.95%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.98%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.99%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 24 (23.76%) MS Office
2 19 (18.81%) MS Excel
3 11 (10.89%) MS Visio
3 11 (10.89%) Revit
4 6 (5.94%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (2.97%) MicroStation
5 3 (2.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.99%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.99%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.90%) LAN
2 3 (2.97%) VoIP
3 2 (1.98%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.99%) Wireless
4 1 (0.99%) WLAN
4 1 (0.99%) 802.11
4 1 (0.99%) DVB
4 1 (0.99%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Reports
General
1 17 (16.83%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.92%) Korean Language
3 7 (6.93%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.94%) Retail
5 3 (2.97%) Advertising
5 3 (2.97%) French Language
6 2 (1.98%) Electronics
6 2 (1.98%) Automotive
7 1 (0.99%) Finance
7 1 (0.99%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (12.87%) Design Engineer
2 11 (10.89%) CAD Technician
2 11 (10.89%) Designer
3 10 (9.90%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.91%) Analyst
5 7 (6.93%) CAD Designer
6 6 (5.94%) Electrical Engineer
6 6 (5.94%) Draughtsman
6 6 (5.94%) Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Coordinator
7 5 (4.95%) Software Developer
7 5 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Network Analyst
7 5 (4.95%) CAD Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) PLC Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Project Coordinator
7 5 (4.95%) Mechanical Engineer
7 5 (4.95%) Senior Mechanical Engineer
8 4 (3.96%) Technical Project Coordinator
8 4 (3.96%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) .NET
2 4 (3.96%) jQuery
2 4 (3.96%) HTML5
2 4 (3.96%) HTML
3 1 (0.99%) WCF
3 1 (0.99%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) GIS
2 5 (4.95%) SCADA
3 3 (2.97%) Robotics
4 1 (0.99%) DTV
4 1 (0.99%) MPEG
4 1 (0.99%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (0.99%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Windows
2 5 (4.95%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.97%) Android
4 1 (0.99%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (41.58%) CAD
2 15 (14.85%) Project Management
3 8 (7.92%) Data Entry
4 7 (6.93%) Time Management
5 6 (5.94%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (3.96%) Network Design
6 4 (3.96%) Migration
7 2 (1.98%) WFM
7 2 (1.98%) Load Testing
7 2 (1.98%) Test Scripting
7 2 (1.98%) Service Delivery
8 1 (0.99%) Quality Management
8 1 (0.99%) Workflow
8 1 (0.99%) Change Control
8 1 (0.99%) QMS
8 1 (0.99%) Software Engineering
8 1 (0.99%) Data Management
8 1 (0.99%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.87%) SQL
2 6 (5.94%) C#
3 4 (3.96%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.99%) C
4 1 (0.99%) C++
Qualifications
1 23 (22.77%) Degree
2 9 (8.91%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.91%) SC Cleared
3 8 (7.92%) HNC
4 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.98%) NVQ Level 3
5 1 (0.99%) CWNA
5 1 (0.99%) CCIE
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.93%) QA
2 6 (5.94%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.90%) Mapinfo
3 9 (8.91%) Autodesk
3 9 (8.91%) Oracle
3 9 (8.91%) Google
4 6 (5.94%) Siemens
5 5 (4.95%) SAP
5 5 (4.95%) Allen-Bradley
6 3 (2.97%) TOWER Software
6 3 (2.97%) ESRI
6 3 (2.97%) Spiceworks
7 2 (1.98%) SolidWorks
8 1 (0.99%) Cisco
8 1 (0.99%) Meraki
8 1 (0.99%) AirMagnet
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