The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 392 402 380
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -22
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 8 13 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.036% 0.056% 0.037%
As % of the Applications category 0.31% 0.47% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 5
Average daily rate
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£296 £288 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.04% +27.77%
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £203 £288
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -29.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £22.25 - £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 - £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.45 - £16.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+27.00% +61.29%
AutoCAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2599 2766 2635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.56% 11.85% 12.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1695 1778 1679
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £310
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 178 135
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £9.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £30.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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 5 May 2015.

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 5 May 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
City of London - 1 £275 -
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 8 (53.33%) CAD
2 5 (33.33%) Finance
3 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
3 4 (26.67%) Revit
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Vectorworks
4 3 (20.00%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
4 3 (20.00%) Polycom
4 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (20.00%) MS Office
4 3 (20.00%) Project Management
5 2 (13.33%) H.323
5 2 (13.33%) Avaya
5 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
5 2 (13.33%) Tandberg
5 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (13.33%) XMPP
5 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
5 2 (13.33%) CAFM
5 2 (13.33%) WebEx
5 2 (13.33%) Lync
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) User Experience
6 1 (6.67%) Magento
6 1 (6.67%) QA
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) ArcGIS
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (26.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (26.67%) Revit
2 3 (20.00%) Vectorworks
2 3 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (6.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (6.67%) Maya
3 1 (6.67%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) H.323
1 2 (13.33%) WebEx
2 1 (6.67%) Wireless
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (13.33%) Civil Engineer
1 2 (13.33%) Help Desk Manager
1 2 (13.33%) Analyst
1 2 (13.33%) Audio Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) UI Programmer
2 1 (6.67%) UI Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Designer
2 1 (6.67%) UX Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Developer
2 1 (6.67%) Facilities Manager
2 1 (6.67%) Architect
2 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (6.67%) Technical Designer
2 1 (6.67%) CAD Technician
2 1 (6.67%) GIS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) XMPP
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (6.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (6.67%) User Experience
2 1 (6.67%) Visualisation
2 1 (6.67%) GIS
2 1 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) CAD
2 3 (20.00%) Project Management
3 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (13.33%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (13.33%) CAFM
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Polycom
3 2 (13.33%) Avaya
3 2 (13.33%) JD Edwards
3 2 (13.33%) Tandberg
4 1 (6.67%) VMware