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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 394 413 404
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -9
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 22 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.089% 0.048% 0.052%
As % of the Applications category 0.76% 0.41% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 7
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.09% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £187 £114
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £317 £310
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £175 £305
% change year-on-year
+22.85% -42.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +90.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
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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 London region.

Applications Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
2887 2914 3143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.71% 11.72% 12.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1932 1855 2029
Average daily rate £350 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £300
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 137 190
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.85 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -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 2 October 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 (58.33%) Degree
2 18 (50.00%) Adobe
3 15 (41.67%) Revit
3 15 (41.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 12 (33.33%) MS Office
5 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
6 5 (13.89%) 3D Modelling
7 4 (11.11%) ITIL
7 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
8 3 (8.33%) MS Project
8 3 (8.33%) WAN
8 3 (8.33%) Windows
8 3 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.33%) Validation
8 3 (8.33%) Network Design
8 3 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
9 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (5.56%) BICSI Certification
9 2 (5.56%) BICSI RCDD
9 2 (5.56%) MSF
9 2 (5.56%) CorelDRAW
9 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
9 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
9 2 (5.56%) Google
9 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 1 (2.78%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 15 (41.67%) Revit
1 15 (41.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 12 (33.33%) MS Office
3 5 (13.89%) MS Visio
4 4 (11.11%) MS Excel
5 3 (8.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (8.33%) MS Project
6 2 (5.56%) CorelDRAW
6 2 (5.56%) Acrobat
7 1 (2.78%) MicroStation
7 1 (2.78%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (2.78%) 3ds Max
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
1 3 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
General
1 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Junior
1 15 (41.67%) Architect
1 15 (41.67%) Junior Architect
2 3 (8.33%) Designer
2 3 (8.33%) Cabling Engineer
3 2 (5.56%) AutoCAD Technician
3 2 (5.56%) Design Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Desktop Support
4 1 (2.78%) Analyst
4 1 (2.78%) IT Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) Network Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Support Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Solutions Designer
4 1 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (2.78%) Administrator
4 1 (2.78%) Electrical Engineer
4 1 (2.78%) Project Consultant
4 1 (2.78%) 3D Visualiser
4 1 (2.78%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 2 (5.56%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.89%) 3D Modelling
2 4 (11.11%) ITIL
3 3 (8.33%) Project Management
3 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.33%) Validation
3 3 (8.33%) Network Design
4 2 (5.56%) MSF
4 2 (5.56%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
4 2 (5.56%) Six Sigma
4 2 (5.56%) MOF
5 1 (2.78%) CAD
5 1 (2.78%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Practice Management
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.78%) Software Testing
5 1 (2.78%) Risk Assessment
5 1 (2.78%) ITIL V2
5 1 (2.78%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 21 (58.33%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) BICSI Certification
2 2 (5.56%) BICSI RCDD
3 1 (2.78%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) Adobe
2 11 (30.56%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.56%) Google
3 2 (5.56%) Mapinfo
3 2 (5.56%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) Dell
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