The table below looks at the statistics for CAD 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 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 551 510 474
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -36
Contract jobs citing CAD 29 70 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.076% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 35 22
Average daily rate £475 £238 £332
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -28.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £150 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £405 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £285 £288 £332
% change year-on-year
-0.86% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 28
Average hourly rate £29.00 £23.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.08% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £12.27 £18.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £33.20 £35.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £13.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+114.81% -42.55%
CAD
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
38364 35865 34140
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 81.30% 77.81% 77.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 25447 23262 21094
Average daily rate £425 £425 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 964 1067
Average hourly rate £37.50 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.23% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.65 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.00 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in England

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in England

CAD
Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

CAD Daily Rate Histogram in England

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in England

CAD
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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

CAD Hourly Rate Histogram in England

CAD
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 CAD within the 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
East of England +11 13 £675 +92.85% 20
London -25 6 £635 +262.85% 10
South East -29 4 £315 +9.56% 10
East Midlands -7 2 £275 +129.16% 4
North East - 1 - -
South West - 1 - - 9
CAD
UK

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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 23 (28.40%) AutoCAD
2 18 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 16 (19.75%) Windows
4 13 (16.05%) Unix
4 13 (16.05%) HP
4 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
5 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
6 11 (13.58%) Cisco
6 11 (13.58%) ITIL
7 10 (12.35%) Linux
7 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
7 10 (12.35%) LAN
7 10 (12.35%) EMC
7 10 (12.35%) Finance
8 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
8 9 (11.11%) NetApp
8 9 (11.11%) Java
8 9 (11.11%) DevOps
8 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
8 9 (11.11%) PLM
8 9 (11.11%) Teamcenter
9 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
9 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (9.88%) FreeIPA
9 8 (9.88%) Driving Licence
9 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (9.88%) C
9 8 (9.88%) C++

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.47%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 23 (28.40%) AutoCAD
2 10 (12.35%) MS Visio
3 7 (8.64%) Siemens NX
3 7 (8.64%) SOLIDWORKS
4 6 (7.41%) MS Office
5 4 (4.94%) MS Excel
6 3 (3.70%) Photoshop
6 3 (3.70%) Revit
7 2 (2.47%) CATIA
7 2 (2.47%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (2.47%) PTC Creo
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (1.23%) MicroStation
8 1 (1.23%) MS Project
8 1 (1.23%) ProjectWise
8 1 (1.23%) SketchUp
8 1 (1.23%) Solid Edge
8 1 (1.23%) Vectorworks
Business Applications
1 9 (11.11%) Teamcenter
2 3 (3.70%) Primavera
3 2 (2.47%) BigMachines
3 2 (2.47%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (12.35%) LAN
2 8 (9.88%) Kerberos
2 8 (9.88%) LDAP
2 8 (9.88%) SAN
3 6 (7.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (1.23%) Intranet
5 1 (1.23%) Skype
5 1 (1.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) GIS
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) MS Access
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Subversion
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.23%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.23%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (22.22%) Manufacturing
2 10 (12.35%) Finance
3 3 (3.70%) Automotive
3 3 (3.70%) Electronics
4 2 (2.47%) Marketing
4 2 (2.47%) Military
4 2 (2.47%) Publishing
4 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.23%) Games
5 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 10 (12.35%) Network Engineer
2 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (9.88%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (8.64%) Architect
3 7 (8.64%) Designer
4 6 (7.41%) 3D Designer
4 6 (7.41%) CAD Designer
4 6 (7.41%) CAD Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) CAD Technician
4 6 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
4 6 (7.41%) Software Engineer
5 4 (4.94%) AutoCAD Designer
5 4 (4.94%) CAD Draughtsman
5 4 (4.94%) Draughtsman
5 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.70%) Analyst
6 3 (3.70%) Design Engineer
7 2 (2.47%) Author
7 2 (2.47%) Consultant
7 2 (2.47%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
1 7 (8.64%) WPF
1 7 (8.64%) XML
2 6 (7.41%) HTML
2 6 (7.41%) Itk
2 6 (7.41%) LINQ
2 6 (7.41%) XSL
2 6 (7.41%) XSLT
3 3 (3.70%) DHTML
3 3 (3.70%) Swing
3 3 (3.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.23%) JFace
4 1 (1.23%) SGML
4 1 (1.23%) SWT
4 1 (1.23%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.88%) Driving Licence
2 8 (9.88%) Enterprise Storage
2 8 (9.88%) Replication
3 5 (6.17%) Visualisation
4 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.70%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.70%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.70%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.47%) Physics
6 2 (2.47%) Social Media
7 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.23%) Animation
7 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.23%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.23%) Graphic Design
7 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.23%) Smart Energy
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.75%) Windows
2 13 (16.05%) Unix
3 10 (12.35%) Linux
4 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (9.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.23%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) ITIL
2 9 (11.11%) DevOps
2 9 (11.11%) PLM
2 9 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 8 (9.88%) Mentoring
4 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (7.41%) Data Modelling
4 6 (7.41%) SOA
4 6 (7.41%) Software Engineering
5 5 (6.17%) Document Management
6 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.94%) Programme Management
6 4 (4.94%) Workflow
7 3 (3.70%) Change Management
7 3 (3.70%) ERP
7 3 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.47%) 3D Modelling
8 2 (2.47%) Schematic Capture
8 2 (2.47%) Use Case
8 2 (2.47%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) Java
2 8 (9.88%) C
2 8 (9.88%) C++
3 7 (8.64%) C#
4 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.70%) SQL
4 3 (3.70%) Tcl
4 3 (3.70%) XPath
5 1 (1.23%) IronPython
5 1 (1.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (16.05%) Security Cleared
2 9 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 6 (7.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.47%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.23%) CCDA
5 1 (1.23%) CCNA
5 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.23%) CISM
5 1 (1.23%) CISSP
5 1 (1.23%) HNC
5 1 (1.23%) MCSA
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
5 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Def Stans
1 1 (1.23%) ISO22301
1 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.47%) Firmware
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.23%) XenApp
3 1 (1.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) FreeIPA
2 3 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (16.05%) HP
2 11 (13.58%) Cisco
2 11 (13.58%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.35%) EMC
4 9 (11.11%) NetApp
5 4 (4.94%) SAP
5 4 (4.94%) Siemens
6 3 (3.70%) Tableau
7 2 (2.47%) Adobe
7 2 (2.47%) Autodesk
7 2 (2.47%) IBM
7 2 (2.47%) Oracle
7 2 (2.47%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.47%) webMethods
8 1 (1.23%) BEA
8 1 (1.23%) Citrix
8 1 (1.23%) ESRI
8 1 (1.23%) Motorola
8 1 (1.23%) Nokia
8 1 (1.23%) VMware
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Rate: From £35 to £45 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
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Rate: £25 - £35 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £100 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
East Sussex
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Posted: 5 days ago
London
Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: Market related
Posted: 9 days ago
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Rate: Market related
Posted: 12 days ago
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Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
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Posted: 24 days ago
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