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 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 533 526 519
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 54 30 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.064% 0.058%
As % of the Applications category 0.76% 0.50% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
Average daily rate
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£280 £249 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.56% -9.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £324 £424
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £210 £523
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -59.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 8
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +2.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £12.00 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.45 £27.50 £37.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £25.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-11.00% +2.04%
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
7076 5993 6321
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.27% 12.71% 12.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 3989 3330 3273
Average daily rate £338 £330 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £150 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 737 575 692
Average hourly rate £15.39 £15.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £26.00 £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -6.45%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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
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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 +22 26 £310 +24.62% 2
South East -21 9 £215 +53.57% 7
South West -37 4 - - 6
West Midlands -17 3 - - 2
North East - 3 £280 -
East of England -26 1 £320 +2.40% 3
North West - - - - 4
Yorkshire - - - - 2
AutoCAD
UK

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 39 (34.51%) CAD
2 31 (27.43%) MS Office
3 30 (26.55%) Telecoms
3 30 (26.55%) Degree
4 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
5 23 (20.35%) Adobe
6 20 (17.70%) Windows
7 19 (16.81%) Revit
8 18 (15.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 16 (14.16%) MS Visio
10 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
11 11 (9.73%) Project Management
12 10 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
13 9 (7.96%) 3D Modelling
13 9 (7.96%) Windows 7
13 9 (7.96%) MicroStation
13 9 (7.96%) GIS
13 9 (7.96%) Manufacturing
13 9 (7.96%) ERP
14 8 (7.08%) WAN
14 8 (7.08%) SolidWorks
14 8 (7.08%) Finance
15 7 (6.19%) Autodesk
15 7 (6.19%) SAP
16 6 (5.31%) Cisco
16 6 (5.31%) CCNA
16 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
16 6 (5.31%) Internet
16 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
17 5 (4.42%) Change Control

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 3 (2.65%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.77%) CMS
2 2 (1.77%) IBM Notes
3 1 (0.88%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) Confluence
Applications
1 31 (27.43%) MS Office
2 19 (16.81%) Revit
3 18 (15.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 16 (14.16%) MS Visio
5 14 (12.39%) MS Excel
6 10 (8.85%) MS PowerPoint
7 9 (7.96%) MicroStation
8 5 (4.42%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (3.54%) Photoshop
9 4 (3.54%) MS Project
10 3 (2.65%) Adobe Illustrator
10 3 (2.65%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 2 (1.77%) CorelDRAW
11 2 (1.77%) Acrobat
11 2 (1.77%) 3ds Max
12 1 (0.88%) CATIA
12 1 (0.88%) Simulink
12 1 (0.88%) Elements/Pro
12 1 (0.88%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 4 (3.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (2.65%) SmartPlant
3 2 (1.77%) Magento
4 1 (0.88%) CODA-Financials
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.08%) WAN
2 6 (5.31%) Internet
3 5 (4.42%) LAN
4 4 (3.54%) ATM
4 4 (3.54%) Firewall
4 4 (3.54%) Network Security
4 4 (3.54%) Multicast
5 3 (2.65%) Structured Cabling
5 3 (2.65%) DVB
5 3 (2.65%) Telnet
6 2 (1.77%) VPN
6 2 (1.77%) Wireless
7 1 (0.88%) 2G
7 1 (0.88%) LTE
7 1 (0.88%) 3G
7 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) MySQL
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.88%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (0.88%) MS Access
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.77%) Toad
2 1 (0.88%) LabVIEW
2 1 (0.88%) JIRA
General
1 30 (26.55%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.96%) Manufacturing
3 8 (7.08%) Finance
4 4 (3.54%) Aerospace
4 4 (3.54%) Marketing
4 4 (3.54%) Electronics
5 3 (2.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.77%) Retail
6 2 (1.77%) French Language
7 1 (0.88%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (15.93%) Architect
1 18 (15.93%) Junior
1 18 (15.93%) Junior Architect
2 12 (10.62%) CAD Technician
3 11 (9.73%) Designer
4 8 (7.08%) Analyst
4 8 (7.08%) Design Engineer
5 6 (5.31%) Draughtsman
6 5 (4.42%) Microsoft Specialist
6 5 (4.42%) Administrator
6 5 (4.42%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) Developer
7 4 (3.54%) Civil Engineer
7 4 (3.54%) GIS Analyst
8 3 (2.65%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Desktop Support
8 3 (2.65%) Support Engineer
8 3 (2.65%) Cabling Engineer
9 2 (1.77%) Support Analyst
9 2 (1.77%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.65%) HTML
1 3 (2.65%) .NET
1 3 (2.65%) CSS
2 2 (1.77%) Flash
2 2 (1.77%) WPF
3 1 (0.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (0.88%) V-Ray
3 1 (0.88%) WebGL
3 1 (0.88%) OpenGL
3 1 (0.88%) DirectX
3 1 (0.88%) WinForms
3 1 (0.88%) WCF
3 1 (0.88%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.96%) GIS
2 6 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.42%) E-Learning
4 4 (3.54%) Statistics
4 4 (3.54%) DTV
5 3 (2.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.77%) 3D Graphics
6 2 (1.77%) Visualisation
6 2 (1.77%) User Experience
7 1 (0.88%) Life Science
7 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.88%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.70%) Windows
2 9 (7.96%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (34.51%) CAD
2 11 (9.73%) Project Management
3 9 (7.96%) ERP
3 9 (7.96%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (4.42%) Change Control
4 5 (4.42%) Line Management
4 5 (4.42%) Service Delivery
4 5 (4.42%) Validation
5 4 (3.54%) Business Continuity
5 4 (3.54%) Programme Management
5 4 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (3.54%) ITIL
5 4 (3.54%) Mentoring
5 4 (3.54%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (3.54%) Network Management
5 4 (3.54%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (2.65%) Network Design
7 2 (1.77%) User Acceptance Testing
7 2 (1.77%) MSF
7 2 (1.77%) Budget Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.42%) C
2 3 (2.65%) JavaScript
2 3 (2.65%) SQL
3 2 (1.77%) C#
4 1 (0.88%) C++
4 1 (0.88%) Java
4 1 (0.88%) VB
4 1 (0.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
4 1 (0.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 30 (26.55%) Degree
2 6 (5.31%) CCNA
2 6 (5.31%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (4.42%) A+ Certification
3 5 (4.42%) MOS
3 5 (4.42%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.54%) HND
4 4 (3.54%) CCNP
5 2 (1.77%) MCP
5 2 (1.77%) BICSI Certification
5 2 (1.77%) BICSI RCDD
6 1 (0.88%) HNC
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.54%) OpenView
1 4 (3.54%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (3.54%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (23.89%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.35%) Adobe
3 8 (7.08%) SolidWorks
4 7 (6.19%) Autodesk
4 7 (6.19%) SAP
5 6 (5.31%) Cisco
6 5 (4.42%) HP
6 5 (4.42%) Google
6 5 (4.42%) Mapinfo
7 4 (3.54%) BT
8 3 (2.65%) Ericsson
8 3 (2.65%) Tandberg
9 2 (1.77%) Lotus
9 2 (1.77%) TOWER Software
10 1 (0.88%) Huawei
10 1 (0.88%) CODA
10 1 (0.88%) Remedy
10 1 (0.88%) Dell
10 1 (0.88%) Citrix
10 1 (0.88%) Oracle
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