The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Processes & Methodologies 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 464 508 501
Rank change year-on-year
+44 -7
Contract jobs citing CAD 100 40 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.086% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 20
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£300 £400 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +88.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £268 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £550 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £338 £213
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +58.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 6 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.80 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.86% +21.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.04 £31.25 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £46.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £9.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+170.27% -53.75%
Processes & Methodologies Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
36762 34066 37577
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 74.45% 73.31% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 23222 21113 22094
Average daily rate £406 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.69% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1080 1002 1362
Average hourly rate £24.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.03 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
CAD
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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 24 July 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 24 July 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 24 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
West Midlands +6 26 £400 +42.85% 16
London +12 19 £373 -28.95% 12
South East -1 16 £140 -65.00% 16
East of England -7 16 £313 -21.87% 13
North East -14 8 £225 - 2
South West -23 7 - - 17
North West -2 5 - - 10
Yorkshire +4 2 - - 6
East Midlands - - - - 1
CAD
UK

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 39 (24.68%) Manufacturing
2 37 (23.42%) Degree
3 36 (22.78%) AutoCAD
4 28 (17.72%) Migration
4 28 (17.72%) Project Management
5 27 (17.09%) PLM
6 26 (16.46%) Automotive
6 26 (16.46%) Microsoft
7 23 (14.56%) SolidWorks
8 22 (13.92%) Validation
9 20 (12.66%) Telecoms
9 20 (12.66%) MS Office
10 18 (11.39%) Windows
11 17 (10.76%) PDM
12 16 (10.13%) SAP
12 16 (10.13%) Business Transformation
13 14 (8.86%) ENOVIA
13 14 (8.86%) Requirements Management
14 13 (8.23%) Software Testing
14 13 (8.23%) Time Management
14 13 (8.23%) Data Architecture
14 13 (8.23%) Windows 7
14 13 (8.23%) DELMIA
14 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
15 12 (7.59%) Data Management
16 11 (6.96%) Security Cleared
16 11 (6.96%) GIS
16 11 (6.96%) Change Management
17 10 (6.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
17 10 (6.33%) SQL

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (5.06%) ArcGIS
2 4 (2.53%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (1.90%) LiveLink
4 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 36 (22.78%) AutoCAD
2 20 (12.66%) MS Office
3 10 (6.33%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 10 (6.33%) MS Excel
4 8 (5.06%) MS Project
5 6 (3.80%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (3.16%) CATIA
7 4 (2.53%) MicroStation
8 2 (1.27%) Windchill
8 2 (1.27%) Simulink
8 2 (1.27%) ProjectWise
9 1 (0.63%) Revit
Business Applications
1 14 (8.86%) ENOVIA
2 13 (8.23%) DELMIA
3 3 (1.90%) Maximo
4 2 (1.27%) Teamcenter
4 2 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.63%) SmartPlant
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.16%) HTTP
1 5 (3.16%) SSL
2 4 (2.53%) Wireless
3 3 (1.90%) 3G
3 3 (1.90%) LAN
3 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.63%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.63%) LTE
5 1 (0.63%) Internet
5 1 (0.63%) Broadband
5 1 (0.63%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.06%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.27%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.63%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
1 1 (0.63%) ClearQuest
1 1 (0.63%) PowerBuilder
1 1 (0.63%) LabVIEW
General
1 39 (24.68%) Manufacturing
2 26 (16.46%) Automotive
3 20 (12.66%) Telecoms
4 9 (5.70%) Electronics
5 8 (5.06%) Marketing
6 6 (3.80%) Aerospace
7 5 (3.16%) Finance
8 4 (2.53%) Publishing
9 3 (1.90%) Banking
9 3 (1.90%) Retail
10 2 (1.27%) Front Office
10 2 (1.27%) Military
10 2 (1.27%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.63%) Local Government
11 1 (0.63%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (14.56%) Design Engineer
2 14 (8.86%) CAD Technician
3 13 (8.23%) Applications Engineer
3 13 (8.23%) Analyst
4 11 (6.96%) Mechanical Engineer
5 9 (5.70%) Designer
5 9 (5.70%) Mechanical Design Engineer
6 7 (4.43%) CAD Engineer
6 7 (4.43%) Architect
7 6 (3.80%) Database Architect
8 5 (3.16%) GIS Analyst
8 5 (3.16%) Information Manager
8 5 (3.16%) Help Desk Support
8 5 (3.16%) Consultant
9 4 (2.53%) Developer
9 4 (2.53%) CAD Designer
9 4 (2.53%) Electrical Engineer
10 3 (1.90%) Draughtsman
10 3 (1.90%) Oracle Consultant
10 3 (1.90%) Oracle Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.80%) Application Packaging
2 5 (3.16%) REST
2 5 (3.16%) XML
2 5 (3.16%) SOAP
2 5 (3.16%) JMS
2 5 (3.16%) WSDL
3 2 (1.27%) Middleware
3 2 (1.27%) .NET
3 2 (1.27%) J2EE
4 1 (0.63%) OpenMP
4 1 (0.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (0.63%) WebGL
4 1 (0.63%) Ext JS
4 1 (0.63%) GWT
4 1 (0.63%) WPF
4 1 (0.63%) ArcObjects
4 1 (0.63%) STL
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
4 1 (0.63%) OpenGL
4 1 (0.63%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Management Information System
2 11 (6.96%) GIS
3 10 (6.33%) Visualisation
4 5 (3.16%) Data Integration
5 3 (1.90%) SCADA
6 2 (1.27%) DTV
6 2 (1.27%) Robotics
6 2 (1.27%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.27%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.27%) Market Risk
6 2 (1.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.63%) IPTV
7 1 (0.63%) CUDA
7 1 (0.63%) Remote Sensing
7 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.63%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 18 (11.39%) Windows
2 13 (8.23%) Windows 7
3 4 (2.53%) UNIX
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (17.72%) Migration
1 28 (17.72%) Project Management
2 27 (17.09%) PLM
3 22 (13.92%) Validation
4 17 (10.76%) PDM
5 16 (10.13%) Business Transformation
6 14 (8.86%) Requirements Management
7 13 (8.23%) Software Testing
7 13 (8.23%) Time Management
7 13 (8.23%) Data Architecture
8 12 (7.59%) Data Management
9 11 (6.96%) Change Management
10 9 (5.70%) ERP
11 7 (4.43%) Data Analysis
11 7 (4.43%) Data Mapping
11 7 (4.43%) OO
11 7 (4.43%) ETL
11 7 (4.43%) CAE
12 6 (3.80%) ITIL
12 6 (3.80%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.33%) SQL
2 9 (5.70%) Java
3 6 (3.80%) C
4 2 (1.27%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.27%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.27%) Python
4 2 (1.27%) C#
4 2 (1.27%) C++
5 1 (0.63%) MapBasic
5 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.63%) XAML
Qualifications
1 37 (23.42%) Degree
2 11 (6.96%) Security Cleared
3 8 (5.06%) HNC
4 6 (3.80%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.16%) HND
6 2 (1.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.43%) ISO 9001
2 5 (3.16%) QA
3 3 (1.90%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.27%) Basel II
4 2 (1.27%) SLA
4 2 (1.27%) Basel III
5 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.27%) ARCserve
1 2 (1.27%) SCCM
1 2 (1.27%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 23 (14.56%) SolidWorks
3 16 (10.13%) SAP
4 8 (5.06%) Oracle
5 5 (3.16%) Siemens
5 5 (3.16%) ESRI
6 4 (2.53%) Progress
6 4 (2.53%) Allen-Bradley
7 3 (1.90%) Open Text
8 2 (1.27%) EMC
8 2 (1.27%) Autodesk
9 1 (0.63%) Capita
9 1 (0.63%) Mitel
9 1 (0.63%) Mercator
9 1 (0.63%) IBM
9 1 (0.63%) Mapinfo
9 1 (0.63%) Software AG
9 1 (0.63%) Alias
9 1 (0.63%) VMware
9 1 (0.63%) Cadence
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