The table below looks at the statistics 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 14 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 559 544 508
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -36
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 32 38 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.068% 0.082% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 0.63% 0.69% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 13
Average daily rate £223 £293 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.93% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £450 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £235 £285 £250
% change year-on-year
-17.54% +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 22
Average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+122.22% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £13.10 £16.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.60 £32.70 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £13.50 £26.67
% change year-on-year
+118.51% -49.38%
AutoCAD
UK

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

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5084 5468 5975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.75% 11.74% 13.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3035 3105 3179
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £135
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 480 557 582
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.26 £10.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £32.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.18
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -4.47%

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
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 14 February 2016.

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 14 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
London +9 11 £240 -31.42% 7
East of England +5 8 £185 -50.66% 4
South East -5 8 £218 -23.68% 6
South West - 1 - - 6
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
AutoCAD
UK

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 24 (39.34%) CAD
2 17 (27.87%) MS Office
3 14 (22.95%) Windows
4 13 (21.31%) MS Visio
4 13 (21.31%) ITIL
4 13 (21.31%) Project Management
4 13 (21.31%) Finance
4 13 (21.31%) Manufacturing
5 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
6 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
6 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
7 10 (16.39%) SQL
7 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
8 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
8 9 (14.75%) Network Design
9 8 (13.11%) LAN
9 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (13.11%) PRINCE
9 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
10 7 (11.48%) BICSI Certification
10 7 (11.48%) BICSI RCDD
10 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
10 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 7 (11.48%) Degree
11 6 (9.84%) Marketing
11 6 (9.84%) SOLIDWORKS
11 6 (9.84%) Photoshop
11 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 2 (3.28%) CMS
1 2 (3.28%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.64%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (27.87%) MS Office
2 13 (21.31%) MS Visio
3 11 (18.03%) MS Excel
4 6 (9.84%) Photoshop
4 6 (9.84%) SOLIDWORKS
5 3 (4.92%) 3ds Max
5 3 (4.92%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (4.92%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (4.92%) Final Cut Pro
5 3 (4.92%) Siemens NX
6 2 (3.28%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (3.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (3.28%) Revit
7 1 (1.64%) Acrobat
7 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (1.64%) FreeHand
7 1 (1.64%) MicroStation
7 1 (1.64%) ProjectWise
7 1 (1.64%) SketchUp
7 1 (1.64%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.11%) LAN
2 1 (1.64%) GPON
2 1 (1.64%) GSM
2 1 (1.64%) LTE
2 1 (1.64%) UMTS
2 1 (1.64%) WCDMA
2 1 (1.64%) Wireshark
2 1 (1.64%) XCAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.20%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.64%) GIS
General
1 13 (21.31%) Finance
1 13 (21.31%) Manufacturing
2 6 (9.84%) Marketing
3 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.64%) Electronics
4 1 (1.64%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (13.11%) CAD Engineer
2 7 (11.48%) Designer
3 6 (9.84%) 3D Designer
4 5 (8.20%) AutoCAD Designer
4 5 (8.20%) CAD Designer
4 5 (8.20%) Design Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) CAD Technician
6 3 (4.92%) Architect
6 3 (4.92%) AutoCAD Technician
6 3 (4.92%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) DBA
7 2 (3.28%) Installations Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Junior
7 2 (3.28%) Junior DBA
7 2 (3.28%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.28%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.20%) Leaflet
2 3 (4.92%) DHTML
2 3 (4.92%) HTML
2 3 (4.92%) Itk
2 3 (4.92%) Web Services
2 3 (4.92%) XML
2 3 (4.92%) XSL
2 3 (4.92%) XSLT
3 1 (1.64%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (1.64%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 12 (19.67%) Data Centre
2 10 (16.39%) Visualisation
3 4 (6.56%) CMDB
4 3 (4.92%) Client/Server
4 3 (4.92%) Fat Client
4 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.92%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.28%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.28%) BBC
5 2 (3.28%) iDTV
5 2 (3.28%) iPhone
5 2 (3.28%) Social Media
6 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (22.95%) Windows
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (11.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (8.20%) Windows Vista
4 4 (6.56%) Linux
5 3 (4.92%) Unix
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.28%) Windows 8
6 2 (3.28%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (39.34%) CAD
2 13 (21.31%) ITIL
2 13 (21.31%) Project Management
3 9 (14.75%) Network Design
3 9 (14.75%) PRINCE2
4 8 (13.11%) PRINCE
5 5 (8.20%) People Management
6 4 (6.56%) Incident Management
6 4 (6.56%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (6.56%) Service Management
6 4 (6.56%) Workflow
7 3 (4.92%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.92%) Asset Management
7 3 (4.92%) Data Modelling
7 3 (4.92%) PLM
7 3 (4.92%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.92%) SOA
8 2 (3.28%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (3.28%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.28%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 4 (6.56%) C
2 4 (6.56%) Java
3 3 (4.92%) C++
3 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.92%) Tcl
3 3 (4.92%) XPath
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) MapBasic
4 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) ITIL Certification
1 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.48%) BICSI Certification
2 7 (11.48%) BICSI RCDD
2 7 (11.48%) Degree
3 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) HNC
5 2 (3.28%) DV Cleared
5 2 (3.28%) HND
5 2 (3.28%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) JSP 440
1 5 (8.20%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) KVM
1 3 (4.92%) StorNext
1 3 (4.92%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 11 (18.03%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.20%) Adobe
2 5 (8.20%) Apple
2 5 (8.20%) Ericsson
2 5 (8.20%) Remedy
3 3 (4.92%) Sony
4 2 (3.28%) webMethods
5 1 (1.64%) Actix
5 1 (1.64%) Anite
5 1 (1.64%) Huawei
5 1 (1.64%) ION Trading
5 1 (1.64%) Mapinfo
5 1 (1.64%) Nokia
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