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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 413 418 425
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +7
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 19 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.083% 0.040% 0.047%
As % of the Applications category 0.82% 0.36% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 5 9
Average daily rate £208 £318 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.64% +10.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £490 £306
UK excluding London average daily rate £180 £255 £214
% change year-on-year
-29.41% +19.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
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
2317 2515 2738
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 10.07% 11.21% 11.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 1645 1631 1749
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £523
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £303
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +7.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 149 176
Average hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £35.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -3.33%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
City of London +43 2 £200 -27.27%
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (40.63%) CAD
2 12 (37.50%) Manufacturing
3 11 (34.38%) Visualisation
4 10 (31.25%) Adobe
5 9 (28.13%) Marketing
6 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
6 8 (25.00%) ITIL
6 8 (25.00%) Windows
6 8 (25.00%) Project Management
7 7 (21.88%) Apple
7 7 (21.88%) Linux
7 7 (21.88%) Sony
7 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
7 7 (21.88%) KVM
7 7 (21.88%) Xsan
7 7 (21.88%) Change Control
7 7 (21.88%) StorNext
8 6 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 6 (18.75%) BBC
8 6 (18.75%) Service Management
8 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
8 6 (18.75%) iDTV
9 5 (15.63%) MS Office
9 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
9 5 (15.63%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (15.63%) 3D Modelling
10 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (12.50%) Problem Management

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 (6.25%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (18.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (15.63%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (15.63%) MS Office
4 4 (12.50%) FreeHand
4 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (9.38%) Adobe After Effects
5 3 (9.38%) Adobe Premiere
5 3 (9.38%) Final Cut Pro
5 3 (9.38%) SketchUp
6 2 (6.25%) CINEMA 4D
7 1 (3.13%) 3ds Max
7 1 (3.13%) Acrobat
7 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
7 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) SNMP
2 1 (3.13%) DECT
2 1 (3.13%) LAN
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
General
1 12 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 9 (28.13%) Marketing
3 2 (6.25%) Automotive
3 2 (6.25%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Arabic Language
4 1 (3.13%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) French Language
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
4 1 (3.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) 3D Designer
1 10 (31.25%) Designer
2 6 (18.75%) CAD Designer
3 5 (15.63%) AutoCAD Designer
4 3 (9.38%) AutoCAD Operator
4 3 (9.38%) CAD Operator
5 2 (6.25%) Broadcast Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Creative Designer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Associate Director
6 1 (3.13%) Author
6 1 (3.13%) Broadcast Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Engineering Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.13%) Service Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Author
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 11 (34.38%) Visualisation
2 6 (18.75%) BBC
2 6 (18.75%) iDTV
3 2 (6.25%) Social Media
4 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.13%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Linux
3 4 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.50%) Windows Vista
3 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) CAD
2 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Asset Management
3 7 (21.88%) Change Control
4 6 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 6 (18.75%) Service Management
5 5 (15.63%) 3D Modelling
6 4 (12.50%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
6 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Time Management
8 2 (6.25%) Network Design
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE
8 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
8 2 (6.25%) SEO
8 2 (6.25%) Web Design
8 2 (6.25%) Web Marketing
9 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (3.13%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) APMP
2 1 (3.13%) BICSI Certification
2 1 (3.13%) BICSI RCDD
2 1 (3.13%) CWAP
2 1 (3.13%) CWDP
2 1 (3.13%) CWNA
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) JSP 440
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) KVM
1 7 (21.88%) StorNext
1 7 (21.88%) Xsan
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (31.25%) Adobe
2 7 (21.88%) Apple
2 7 (21.88%) Sony
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft
4 4 (12.50%) Autodesk
5 2 (6.25%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.13%) Citrix
6 1 (3.13%) Motorola
6 1 (3.13%) SAP
6 1 (3.13%) VMware