The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of ANSYS products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ANSYS over the 3 months to 16 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 Vendors for the North West 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within ANSYS, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
ANSYS
Rank - - 133
Contract jobs citing ANSYS 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.065%
As % of the Vendors category - - 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £24.50
Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1410 1110 1499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 43.69% 45.31% 48.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 662 508 684
Average daily rate £325 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 92 78
Average hourly rate £25.00 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.59% +8.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.06 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
ANSYS
England

ANSYS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ANSYS across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

ANSYS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

ANSYS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

ANSYS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

ANSYS
Top 10 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ANSYS 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 ANSYS.

1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) CAD
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) SolidWorks
1 4 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Stress Analysis

ANSYS
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing ANSYS 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 ANSYS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
General
1 4 (100.00%) Electronics
1 4 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Project Engineer
1 4 (100.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) CAD
1 4 (100.00%) Validation
1 4 (100.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (100.00%) Finite Element Analysis
1 4 (100.00%) Stress Analysis
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) SolidWorks