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 1 July 2015 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 552 494 500
Rank change year-on-year
-58 +6
Contract jobs citing CAD 40 79 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.16% 0.096%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 19
Average daily rate
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£330 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.60% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £450 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £269 £338
% change year-on-year
+30.23% -20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 25 7
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -33.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £22.50 £29.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.20 £40.00 £44.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
-26.00% +44.92%
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
39455 37165 33497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 77.65% 76.32% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 25919 23647 20610
Average daily rate £415 £408 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.84% -1.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1058 1127 1015
Average hourly rate £27.50 £26.98 £31.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.94% -15.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £13.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.99 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+3.48% -4.95%

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015.

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 1 July 2015. 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 -8 13 £150 -60.00% 14
North West -13 12 £350 - 6
South East -24 5 £336 - 30
North East -20 3 £190 -15.55%
Yorkshire -14 2 £180 - 4
South West -6 1 - - 11
East of England -13 1 £200 -36.00% 21
West Midlands -25 1 - - 4
East Midlands - 1 - - 4
Midlands - 1 - -
CAD
UK

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 28 (26.42%) Manufacturing
2 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
3 23 (21.70%) MS Office
4 15 (14.15%) PLM
5 14 (13.21%) Degree
5 14 (13.21%) AutoCAD
6 13 (12.26%) Change Management
6 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (11.32%) Teamcenter
7 12 (11.32%) Data Management
8 11 (10.38%) Security Cleared
9 10 (9.43%) C++
9 10 (9.43%) Windows
9 10 (9.43%) Data Modelling
10 9 (8.49%) C
10 9 (8.49%) Cisco
10 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
10 9 (8.49%) Windows 7
11 8 (7.55%) Siemens
11 8 (7.55%) Project Management
11 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
11 8 (7.55%) Finance
11 8 (7.55%) Electronics
11 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
12 7 (6.60%) Use Case
12 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
13 6 (5.66%) Wireless
13 6 (5.66%) Python
13 6 (5.66%) ITIL
13 6 (5.66%) SQL

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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 5 (4.72%) ArcGIS
2 4 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.94%) CMS
4 1 (0.94%) SAS
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) Apache
4 1 (0.94%) Tomcat
Applications
1 23 (21.70%) MS Office
2 14 (13.21%) AutoCAD
3 8 (7.55%) MS Excel
4 3 (2.83%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.83%) 3ds Max
4 3 (2.83%) SOLIDWORKS
4 3 (2.83%) Siemens NX
5 1 (0.94%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.94%) MS Project
5 1 (0.94%) CATIA
5 1 (0.94%) Windchill
5 1 (0.94%) Pro/ENGINEER
5 1 (0.94%) Revit
5 1 (0.94%) Maya
Business Applications
1 12 (11.32%) Teamcenter
2 4 (3.77%) SAP PLM
3 3 (2.83%) SmartPlant
4 2 (1.89%) ENOVIA
4 2 (1.89%) SAP EHS
5 1 (0.94%) Magento
5 1 (0.94%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) Wireless
2 5 (4.72%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (3.77%) DNS
3 4 (3.77%) IP Telephony
3 4 (3.77%) DHCP
4 3 (2.83%) Bluetooth
4 3 (2.83%) LAN
4 3 (2.83%) Cisco ICM
4 3 (2.83%) VPN
5 2 (1.89%) Internet
6 1 (0.94%) Network Security
6 1 (0.94%) LTE
6 1 (0.94%) Modbus
6 1 (0.94%) Converged Networks
6 1 (0.94%) PBX
6 1 (0.94%) UMTS
6 1 (0.94%) WAN
6 1 (0.94%) GSM
6 1 (0.94%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.89%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (4.72%) Subversion
2 1 (0.94%) Rational Robot
General
1 28 (26.42%) Manufacturing
2 8 (7.55%) Electronics
2 8 (7.55%) Finance
3 5 (4.72%) Telecoms
4 3 (2.83%) Games
4 3 (2.83%) Military
5 2 (1.89%) Banking
5 2 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.89%) Automotive
6 1 (0.94%) Law
6 1 (0.94%) Advertising
6 1 (0.94%) Publishing
6 1 (0.94%) Retail
6 1 (0.94%) Marketing
6 1 (0.94%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 19 (17.92%) Analyst
2 11 (10.38%) CAD Technician
3 9 (8.49%) Design Engineer
4 7 (6.60%) Business Analyst
5 6 (5.66%) Architect
5 6 (5.66%) CAD Engineer
5 6 (5.66%) Designer
5 6 (5.66%) Electronics Engineer
6 5 (4.72%) Hardware Engineer
6 5 (4.72%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.77%) Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.77%) Technical Architect
7 4 (3.77%) Consultant
7 4 (3.77%) Programmer
7 4 (3.77%) Support Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Technical Solutions Architect
7 4 (3.77%) CAD Designer
7 4 (3.77%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.66%) HTML
2 5 (4.72%) Itk
3 4 (3.77%) XML
3 4 (3.77%) XSL
3 4 (3.77%) XSLT
3 4 (3.77%) Swing
4 2 (1.89%) WPF
4 2 (1.89%) CSS
5 1 (0.94%) STL
5 1 (0.94%) Web Services
5 1 (0.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.94%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (0.94%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (0.94%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (0.94%) Flash
5 1 (0.94%) OpenGL
5 1 (0.94%) DirectX
5 1 (0.94%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.26%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.55%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.72%) GIS
4 4 (3.77%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (2.83%) Data Integration
5 3 (2.83%) VHDL
5 3 (2.83%) iPhone
5 3 (2.83%) iPad
5 3 (2.83%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.89%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.94%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.94%) User Experience
7 1 (0.94%) FMCG
7 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.94%) N-Tier
7 1 (0.94%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.43%) Windows
2 9 (8.49%) Windows 7
3 5 (4.72%) Windows 8
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.83%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.89%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.94%) Linux
6 1 (0.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (14.15%) PLM
2 13 (12.26%) Change Management
3 12 (11.32%) Data Management
4 10 (9.43%) Data Modelling
5 8 (7.55%) Project Management
6 7 (6.60%) Use Case
6 7 (6.60%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (5.66%) ITIL
8 5 (4.72%) Migration
9 4 (3.77%) SOA
9 4 (3.77%) Content Management
9 4 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.77%) 3D Modelling
10 3 (2.83%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.83%) Master Data Management
10 3 (2.83%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.83%) Project Planning
10 3 (2.83%) Business Analysis
10 3 (2.83%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.83%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.43%) C++
2 9 (8.49%) C
3 6 (5.66%) SQL
3 6 (5.66%) Java
3 6 (5.66%) Python
4 3 (2.83%) Assembly Language
4 3 (2.83%) MATLAB
4 3 (2.83%) Ruby
4 3 (2.83%) Erlang
4 3 (2.83%) PowerShell
5 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.89%) ABAP
5 2 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (0.94%) Perl
6 1 (0.94%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.94%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 14 (13.21%) Degree
2 11 (10.38%) Security Cleared
3 9 (8.49%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.72%) CCNA
4 5 (4.72%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.77%) MCSE
6 3 (2.83%) MCP
6 3 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (2.83%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.89%) HNC
7 2 (1.89%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.94%) MCSA
8 1 (0.94%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.83%) SLA
2 2 (1.89%) QA
3 1 (0.94%) Basel III
3 1 (0.94%) CRD IV
3 1 (0.94%) COREP
System Software
1 5 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.83%) Firmware
2 3 (2.83%) Terminal Server
2 3 (2.83%) XenApp
2 3 (2.83%) XenDesktop
3 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (4.72%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.83%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.83%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (2.83%) SCCM
2 3 (2.83%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 24 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.49%) Cisco
3 8 (7.55%) Siemens
4 5 (4.72%) Oracle
5 4 (3.77%) SAP
5 4 (3.77%) Mapinfo
5 4 (3.77%) Intergraph
5 4 (3.77%) Tableau
5 4 (3.77%) Nokia
6 3 (2.83%) MobileIron
6 3 (2.83%) Wyse
6 3 (2.83%) VMware
6 3 (2.83%) Google
6 3 (2.83%) Panasonic
6 3 (2.83%) Remedy
6 3 (2.83%) Sophos
6 3 (2.83%) ESRI
6 3 (2.83%) Motorola
6 3 (2.83%) Citrix
6 3 (2.83%) Avaya
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