The first table below looks at the demand for AutoCAD skills 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 AutoCAD over the 3 months to 17 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 of the Applications category 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 134 113 132
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +19
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.032% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Applications category 0.25% 1.16% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £400 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-46.56% +45.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £15.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £15.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+48.38% -43.63%
Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
407 345 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 12.86% 14.31% 9.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 142 123
Average daily rate £325 £270 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.17% -5.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £122 £135 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 52 46
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.40 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.76% +22.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £27.50 £22.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -8.82%
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

AutoCAD Daily Rate Trend in the North West

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester - - - - 2
Cheshire - - - - 1
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 2 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Design Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Draughtsman
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) SolidWorks
Greater Manchester
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £22 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago