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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 495 527 523
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -4
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 62 23 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.049% 0.096%
As % of the Applications category 0.95% 0.38% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 6 13
Average daily rate
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£265 £175 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+51.42% -41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £130 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £250 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £150 £305
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 11
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.34 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.71% +21.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £17.95 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.35 £28.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.84 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.85% +34.20%
Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6494 5996 7015
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 13.15% 12.87% 13.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 3618 3288 3693
Average daily rate £330 £350 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £310 £308
% change year-on-year
+1.61% +0.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 695 609 721
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.04 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.30 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
AutoCAD
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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 28 July 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 28 July 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 28 July 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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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 +29 21 £313 +25.00% 7
South East -7 21 £305 +103.33% 8
North West -2 7 £225 - 6
West Midlands -6 3 - - 5
South West -31 3 - - 18
East of England -31 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 - - 3
Yorkshire - - - -
AutoCAD
UK

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (36.11%) CAD
2 36 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 34 (31.48%) Degree
4 32 (29.63%) MS Office
5 27 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
7 12 (11.11%) GIS
8 11 (10.19%) Windows
8 11 (10.19%) SAP
8 11 (10.19%) Adobe
9 10 (9.26%) Project Management
10 9 (8.33%) SQL
10 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
10 9 (8.33%) SolidWorks
10 9 (8.33%) MicroStation
10 9 (8.33%) Revit
11 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
12 7 (6.48%) ERP
12 7 (6.48%) .NET
12 7 (6.48%) Finance
12 7 (6.48%) Data Entry
12 7 (6.48%) Windows 7
13 6 (5.56%) QA
13 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
13 6 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
13 6 (5.56%) ArcGIS
13 6 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
13 6 (5.56%) C#
13 6 (5.56%) HNC
13 6 (5.56%) Mapinfo

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 6 (5.56%) ArcGIS
2 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.85%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.93%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 32 (29.63%) MS Office
2 19 (17.59%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.33%) MS Visio
3 9 (8.33%) Revit
3 9 (8.33%) MicroStation
4 6 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.63%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (3.70%) Photoshop
7 3 (2.78%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (1.85%) 3ds Max
8 2 (1.85%) CorelDRAW
8 2 (1.85%) Acrobat
9 1 (0.93%) Simulink
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.93%) MS Project
9 1 (0.93%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 3 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (2.78%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.63%) LAN
2 4 (3.70%) WAN
3 3 (2.78%) Firewall
3 3 (2.78%) Network Security
3 3 (2.78%) ATM
3 3 (2.78%) Multicast
4 2 (1.85%) Wireless
4 2 (1.85%) VPN
5 1 (0.93%) 3G
5 1 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.93%) 2G
5 1 (0.93%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Toad
2 1 (0.93%) LabVIEW
General
1 36 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 8 (7.41%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.48%) Finance
4 3 (2.78%) Aerospace
4 3 (2.78%) Electronics
4 3 (2.78%) Retail
4 3 (2.78%) Marketing
5 2 (1.85%) French Language
5 2 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.85%) Automotive
6 1 (0.93%) Banking
6 1 (0.93%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 13 (12.04%) CAD Technician
2 12 (11.11%) Design Engineer
3 11 (10.19%) Designer
4 8 (7.41%) Junior Architect
4 8 (7.41%) Architect
4 8 (7.41%) Junior
5 7 (6.48%) Analyst
5 7 (6.48%) Draughtsman
6 6 (5.56%) Developer
6 6 (5.56%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Project Manager
7 5 (4.63%) Electrical Engineer
7 5 (4.63%) Civil Engineer
8 4 (3.70%) Software Developer
9 3 (2.78%) Desktop Support
9 3 (2.78%) Systems Engineer
9 3 (2.78%) Network Designer
9 3 (2.78%) GIS Analyst
9 3 (2.78%) AutoCAD Technician
9 3 (2.78%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.48%) .NET
2 3 (2.78%) WPF
2 3 (2.78%) jQuery
2 3 (2.78%) HTML
2 3 (2.78%) HTML5
3 2 (1.85%) WCF
4 1 (0.93%) WebGL
4 1 (0.93%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.93%) V-Ray
4 1 (0.93%) STL
4 1 (0.93%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.93%) DirectX
4 1 (0.93%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) GIS
2 3 (2.78%) Statistics
2 3 (2.78%) SCADA
2 3 (2.78%) Robotics
2 3 (2.78%) DTV
3 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.93%) Physics
4 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.93%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 11 (10.19%) Windows
2 7 (6.48%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.93%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.11%) CAD
2 10 (9.26%) Project Management
3 7 (6.48%) ERP
3 7 (6.48%) Data Entry
4 6 (5.56%) 3D Modelling
5 5 (4.63%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (3.70%) Change Control
7 3 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (2.78%) Network Management
7 3 (2.78%) Network Design
7 3 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (2.78%) Business Continuity
7 3 (2.78%) Programme Management
8 2 (1.85%) Data Management
8 2 (1.85%) ITIL
8 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.85%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.85%) Budget Control
8 2 (1.85%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.33%) SQL
2 6 (5.56%) C#
3 5 (4.63%) C
4 4 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.93%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.93%) XAML
5 1 (0.93%) VB
5 1 (0.93%) C++
5 1 (0.93%) Java
5 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 34 (31.48%) Degree
2 6 (5.56%) HNC
2 6 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.63%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.78%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.78%) CCNP
4 3 (2.78%) CCNA
4 3 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.93%) HND
5 1 (0.93%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.56%) QA
2 4 (3.70%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) OpenView
1 3 (2.78%) CiscoWorks
1 3 (2.78%) HP NNM
2 1 (0.93%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.19%) Adobe
2 11 (10.19%) SAP
3 9 (8.33%) SolidWorks
4 6 (5.56%) Mapinfo
5 5 (4.63%) Google
5 5 (4.63%) Oracle
5 5 (4.63%) TOWER Software
6 3 (2.78%) ESRI
6 3 (2.78%) BT
6 3 (2.78%) Allen-Bradley
6 3 (2.78%) Cisco
6 3 (2.78%) HP
6 3 (2.78%) Siemens
7 2 (1.85%) Lotus
8 1 (0.93%) Remedy
8 1 (0.93%) Autodesk
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Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + competitive
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Posted: 4 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: £24 - £25 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
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London
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London
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hartlepool, Cleveland
NES Global Talent
Rate: £40
Posted: 4 days ago
North West
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Good Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Huxley Associates
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Huxley Associates
Rate: £16 - £25 per hour + competitive
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Gloucestershire
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Rate: £24 - £37 per hour + competitive
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Bristol
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