The first table below looks at the demand for AutoCAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Applications category for the Leicestershire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 38 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -7
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.53% 2.26% 2.72%
As % of the Applications category 14.29% 13.89% 12.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Average daily rate £213 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-46.56% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -43.63%
Applications Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
63 36 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.70% 16.29% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 13
Average daily rate £225 £345 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.78% +72.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £150 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £441 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £301 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.99% +0.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 18 9
Average hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +52.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.32 £13.00 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.70 £40.00 £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
AutoCAD
East Midlands

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -11 4 - -
AutoCAD
East Midlands

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD.

1 10 (62.50%) CAD
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) Retail
3 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 5 (31.25%) SCADA
3 5 (31.25%) QA
3 5 (31.25%) Siemens
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
3 5 (31.25%) HNC
3 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
3 5 (31.25%) Allen-Bradley
4 4 (25.00%) Autodesk
4 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
4 4 (25.00%) C#
4 4 (25.00%) HTML
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) jQuery
4 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (12.50%) French Language
5 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
5 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
5 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle
6 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (6.25%) Pro/ENGINEER

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Pro/ENGINEER
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
General
1 6 (37.50%) Retail
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (12.50%) French Language
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Electrical Engineer
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) PLC Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Designer
2 4 (25.00%) CAD Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 2 (12.50%) CAD Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Draughtsman
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
1 4 (25.00%) HTML
1 4 (25.00%) HTML5
1 4 (25.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) CAD
2 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) VB.NET
2 4 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
1 5 (31.25%) HNC
2 2 (12.50%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) QA
1 5 (31.25%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Siemens
1 5 (31.25%) Allen-Bradley
2 4 (25.00%) Autodesk
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Microsoft