The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 28 May 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank - - 135
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - 0.032%
As % of the Applications category - - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 £325 £294
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +10.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -18.75%
SOLIDWORKS
England

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

Applications Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
410 419 430
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 10.37% 11.24% 13.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 175 189
Median daily rate £375 £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £173 £138
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £305
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 51 61
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.98% -15.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £11.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.33 £35.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing SOLIDWORKS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

SOLIDWORKS
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

SOLIDWORKS Hourly Rate Trend in the North West