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 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank 156 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% - -
As % of the Applications category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £330 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
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
339 423 431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 8.99% 11.62% 14.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 191 198
Median daily rate £343 £320 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.03% -5.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £463 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 48 53
Median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.37% -14.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £9.27
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.97 £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

SOLIDWORKS
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) EMC
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Video Processing
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping

SOLIDWORKS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Product Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 1 (100.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Video Processing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) HNC
1 1 (100.00%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) EMC