The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 575 565 538
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 5 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.021% 0.007%
As % of the Applications category 0.080% 0.16% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £220 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.72% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £220 -
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £28.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% -17.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 -
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Applications Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
6225 6778 5897
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 12.30% 13.19% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3420 3591 3025
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 613 651 693
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.97 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.07% -6.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.01 £10.00 £10.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £40.25 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -9.09%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in England

SOLIDWORKS
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SOLIDWORKS Daily Rate Trend in England

SOLIDWORKS
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SOLIDWORKS Hourly Rate Trend in England

SOLIDWORKS
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 SOLIDWORKS within the England region over the 3 months to 17 April 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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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 +20 2 £375 +127.27% 7
West Midlands -16 1 - -
South East -19 1 £325 +18.18% 17
South West - - - - 11
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - - 1
North West - - - -
SOLIDWORKS
UK

SOLIDWORKS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) ITIL
2 10 (66.67%) UNIX
2 10 (66.67%) Autodesk
2 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 10 (66.67%) PTC
2 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) PTC Creo
4 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
4 3 (20.00%) AutoCAD
5 2 (13.33%) Electronics
5 2 (13.33%) CAD
5 2 (13.33%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (6.67%) 4G
6 1 (6.67%) Degree
6 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (6.67%) 3G
6 1 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (6.67%) HNC
6 1 (6.67%) SQL
6 1 (6.67%) VB
6 1 (6.67%) SAP
6 1 (6.67%) ERP
6 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange

SOLIDWORKS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) PTC Creo
2 3 (20.00%) AutoCAD
3 1 (6.67%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) 3G
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) 2G
1 1 (6.67%) 4G
General
1 3 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (13.33%) Electronics
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Solutions Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Design Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Mechanical Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Mechanical Design Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Services Delivery Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (73.33%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) ITIL
1 10 (66.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) CAD
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) HNC
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Autodesk
1 10 (66.67%) PTC
2 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) Dell
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