The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 154 155 138
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -17
Contract jobs citing CAD 2 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.056% 0.22% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.068% 0.27% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 0
Median daily rate - £350 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £357 £337 £225
% change year-on-year
+5.89% +49.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £24.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.58% +10.60%
CAD
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2947 3676 2436
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.13% 81.94% 75.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1875 2296 1401
Median daily rate £410 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 145 112
Median hourly rate £26.25 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.05% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.86 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.89 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.66 £34.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.95% +30.76%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing CAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in the North West

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

CAD
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 1 - -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for CAD.

1 2 (50.00%) PLM
1 2 (50.00%) Teamcenter
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) 4G
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
2 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) 2G
2 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ATM
2 1 (25.00%) SDH
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) 3G

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 2G
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
1 1 (25.00%) SDH
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Integration Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Transmission Planner
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Data Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) PLM
2 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP