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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 483 518 492
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -26
Contract jobs citing CAD 100 39 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.080% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.11% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 11 28
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£280 £475 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.05% +123.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £280 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £549
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £423 £213
% change year-on-year
-46.74% +98.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 5 14
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £22.00 £15.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.60 £32.88 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.50 £25.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+18.00% +51.51%
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
38005 35893 37964
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.58% 73.75% 71.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 23987 22503 22456
Average daily rate £413 £405 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.85% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1076 980 1367
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.84 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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 +31 28 £362 -14.94% 9
West Midlands -2 23 £365 +30.35% 7
South East +6 12 £133 -72.10% 21
South West -28 10 - - 28
North East - 10 £225 -
East of England -24 8 £313 - 10
Yorkshire +4 2 - - 7
East Midlands +1 1 - - 5
North West -3 1 - - 3
CAD
UK

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 35 (23.03%) AutoCAD
1 35 (23.03%) Manufacturing
2 32 (21.05%) Migration
3 28 (18.42%) Degree
4 26 (17.11%) PLM
5 23 (15.13%) Automotive
6 22 (14.47%) Windows
7 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
7 21 (13.82%) Project Management
7 21 (13.82%) SolidWorks
8 20 (13.16%) Validation
8 20 (13.16%) Telecoms
8 20 (13.16%) MS Office
9 19 (12.50%) Windows 7
10 17 (11.18%) PDM
10 17 (11.18%) Business Transformation
11 16 (10.53%) Requirements Management
12 15 (9.87%) Time Management
12 15 (9.87%) ENOVIA
13 14 (9.21%) DELMIA
13 14 (9.21%) Data Architecture
13 14 (9.21%) Software Testing
13 14 (9.21%) SAP
13 14 (9.21%) SQL
14 13 (8.55%) Oracle
14 13 (8.55%) ITIL
15 12 (7.89%) OO
15 12 (7.89%) ERP
15 12 (7.89%) ETL
15 12 (7.89%) Security Cleared

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 8 (5.26%) ArcGIS
2 6 (3.95%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.97%) Lync
4 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.66%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 35 (23.03%) AutoCAD
2 20 (13.16%) MS Office
3 8 (5.26%) MicroStation
4 7 (4.61%) Pro/ENGINEER
4 7 (4.61%) MS Excel
5 3 (1.97%) MS Project
6 2 (1.32%) CATIA
7 1 (0.66%) Revit
7 1 (0.66%) Simulink
7 1 (0.66%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.66%) Elements/Pro
Business Applications
1 15 (9.87%) ENOVIA
2 14 (9.21%) DELMIA
3 2 (1.32%) SmartPlant
3 2 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.66%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.92%) HTTP
1 9 (5.92%) SSL
2 6 (3.95%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.63%) LAN
4 3 (1.97%) 3G
4 3 (1.97%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.97%) VPN
4 3 (1.97%) DNS
5 2 (1.32%) Wireless
5 2 (1.32%) Firewall
6 1 (0.66%) LTE
6 1 (0.66%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.66%) 2G
6 1 (0.66%) SAN
6 1 (0.66%) WAN
6 1 (0.66%) DHCP
6 1 (0.66%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.66%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) LabVIEW
1 1 (0.66%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.66%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.66%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (0.66%) ClearCase
General
1 35 (23.03%) Manufacturing
2 23 (15.13%) Automotive
3 20 (13.16%) Telecoms
4 8 (5.26%) Electronics
4 8 (5.26%) Marketing
5 7 (4.61%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.29%) Finance
7 3 (1.97%) Retail
8 2 (1.32%) Front Office
8 2 (1.32%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.32%) Banking
9 1 (0.66%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.66%) Local Government
9 1 (0.66%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (13.16%) Design Engineer
2 17 (11.18%) CAD Technician
3 14 (9.21%) Analyst
3 14 (9.21%) Applications Engineer
4 11 (7.24%) Architect
5 10 (6.58%) Database Architect
6 9 (5.92%) Designer
7 7 (4.61%) Mechanical Design Engineer
7 7 (4.61%) Mechanical Engineer
8 5 (3.29%) CAD Designer
8 5 (3.29%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (3.29%) GIS Analyst
8 5 (3.29%) Consultant
8 5 (3.29%) Developer
9 4 (2.63%) Database Consultant
9 4 (2.63%) Administrator
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (2.63%) CAD Engineer
9 4 (2.63%) Oracle Architect
10 3 (1.97%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.92%) SOAP
1 9 (5.92%) JMS
1 9 (5.92%) XML
1 9 (5.92%) WSDL
1 9 (5.92%) REST
2 6 (3.95%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.97%) Middleware
4 2 (1.32%) .NET
5 1 (0.66%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 1 (0.66%) ArcObjects
5 1 (0.66%) WPF
5 1 (0.66%) WinForms
5 1 (0.66%) OpenMP
5 1 (0.66%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.66%) DirectX
5 1 (0.66%) JSP
5 1 (0.66%) STL
5 1 (0.66%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.92%) GIS
2 8 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 8 (5.26%) Data Integration
3 5 (3.29%) Visualisation
4 3 (1.97%) iPhone
4 3 (1.97%) PDA
4 3 (1.97%) Blackberry
4 3 (1.97%) iPad
5 2 (1.32%) DTV
5 2 (1.32%) Mathematics
5 2 (1.32%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.32%) Credit Risk
5 2 (1.32%) Market Risk
6 1 (0.66%) Remote Sensing
6 1 (0.66%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.66%) IPTV
6 1 (0.66%) SCADA
6 1 (0.66%) Life Science
6 1 (0.66%) Physics
6 1 (0.66%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.47%) Windows
2 19 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.29%) UNIX
5 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.32%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.66%) Solaris
6 1 (0.66%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (21.05%) Migration
2 26 (17.11%) PLM
3 21 (13.82%) Project Management
4 20 (13.16%) Validation
5 17 (11.18%) PDM
5 17 (11.18%) Business Transformation
6 16 (10.53%) Requirements Management
7 15 (9.87%) Time Management
8 14 (9.21%) Data Architecture
8 14 (9.21%) Software Testing
9 13 (8.55%) ITIL
10 12 (7.89%) OO
10 12 (7.89%) ERP
10 12 (7.89%) ETL
11 11 (7.24%) Data Mapping
11 11 (7.24%) Data Analysis
11 11 (7.24%) Data Management
12 9 (5.92%) TOGAF
12 9 (5.92%) SysML
12 9 (5.92%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 14 (9.21%) SQL
2 11 (7.24%) Java
3 7 (4.61%) C
4 4 (2.63%) Python
4 4 (2.63%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.32%) C#
5 2 (1.32%) C++
6 1 (0.66%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.66%) MapBasic
6 1 (0.66%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.66%) XAML
6 1 (0.66%) VB
6 1 (0.66%) VBA
6 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (18.42%) Degree
2 12 (7.89%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.63%) HNC
4 4 (2.63%) HND
5 3 (1.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.32%) BC Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) ISO 9001
2 3 (1.97%) QA
2 3 (1.97%) ISO 14001
3 2 (1.32%) Basel III
3 2 (1.32%) SLA
3 2 (1.32%) Basel II
4 1 (0.66%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 7 (4.61%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.97%) MetaFrame
2 3 (1.97%) Terminal Services
3 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.66%) vSphere
4 1 (0.66%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (3.29%) SCCM
2 2 (1.32%) SCDPM
2 2 (1.32%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.66%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.66%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (13.82%) Microsoft
1 21 (13.82%) SolidWorks
2 14 (9.21%) SAP
3 13 (8.55%) Oracle
4 5 (3.29%) ESRI
5 4 (2.63%) HP
6 3 (1.97%) IBM
6 3 (1.97%) Dell
6 3 (1.97%) EMC
6 3 (1.97%) Citrix
6 3 (1.97%) Avaya
7 2 (1.32%) Allen-Bradley
7 2 (1.32%) Cisco
7 2 (1.32%) Siemens
7 2 (1.32%) Software AG
7 2 (1.32%) Autodesk
7 2 (1.32%) Symantec
7 2 (1.32%) Mercator
7 2 (1.32%) VMware
8 1 (0.66%) SonicWALL
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