The first table below looks at the demand for AutoCAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 30 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 Applications category for the London 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 385 416 393
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -23
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 21 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.021% 0.076%
As % of the Applications category 0.77% 0.17% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 1 8
Average daily rate
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£281 £250 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £250 £105
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £250 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £150 £305
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -50.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £20.25 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -36.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2715 2960 3396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.55% 12.20% 12.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1769 1867 2122
Average daily rate £350 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £195 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £310 £301
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 171 168 231
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.59 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.20% +6.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.11
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.50 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in London

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

AutoCAD Daily Rate Trend in London

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AutoCAD across the London region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

AutoCAD Daily Rate Histogram in London

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Trend in London

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the London region over the 3 months to 30 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
City of London +16 2 £225 -
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 13 (39.39%) MS Office
3 12 (36.36%) Adobe
4 9 (27.27%) Revit
5 8 (24.24%) Project Management
5 8 (24.24%) GIS
5 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
6 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
6 7 (21.21%) Data Entry
7 6 (18.18%) CAD
7 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
8 5 (15.15%) Mapinfo
8 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
8 5 (15.15%) SQL
8 5 (15.15%) Oracle
8 5 (15.15%) 3D Modelling
8 5 (15.15%) Spreadsheet
8 5 (15.15%) Google
8 5 (15.15%) Strategic Planning
9 3 (9.09%) Network Design
9 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
9 3 (9.09%) ESRI
9 3 (9.09%) ArcGIS
10 2 (6.06%) CorelDRAW
10 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (6.06%) ITIL
10 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
10 2 (6.06%) Windows
10 2 (6.06%) Acrobat
10 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) ArcGIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) MS Office
2 9 (27.27%) Revit
3 7 (21.21%) MS Excel
4 5 (15.15%) MS Visio
4 5 (15.15%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (9.09%) Photoshop
6 2 (6.06%) CorelDRAW
6 2 (6.06%) Acrobat
7 1 (3.03%) MicroStation
7 1 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (3.03%) 3ds Max
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Banking
2 1 (3.03%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Junior
1 9 (27.27%) Architect
1 9 (27.27%) Junior Architect
2 5 (15.15%) Analyst
2 5 (15.15%) Designer
3 3 (9.09%) GIS Analyst
3 3 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 2 (6.06%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.06%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.06%) AutoCAD Technician
4 2 (6.06%) CAD Operator
5 1 (3.03%) Electrical Design Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) 3D Visualiser
5 1 (3.03%) Electrical Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Deskside Support
5 1 (3.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.03%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.03%) Desktop Support
5 1 (3.03%) Database Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.03%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) GIS
2 1 (3.03%) Remote Sensing
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
2 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (24.24%) Project Management
2 7 (21.21%) Data Entry
3 6 (18.18%) CAD
4 5 (15.15%) 3D Modelling
4 5 (15.15%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (9.09%) Network Design
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
6 2 (6.06%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.06%) WFM
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL V2
7 1 (3.03%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.03%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 21 (63.64%) Degree
2 2 (6.06%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) DV Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (36.36%) Adobe
2 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Mapinfo
3 5 (15.15%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Google
4 3 (9.09%) ESRI
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