The table below looks at the statistics for AutoCAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 239 236 245
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +9
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 9 4 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.097% 0.045% 0.10%
As % of the Applications category 0.61% 0.32% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 2
Average daily rate
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£215 - £305
UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £130 £305
% change year-on-year
+65.38% -57.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 5
Average hourly rate £140.00 £25.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+449.01% +4.08%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +25.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South East region.

Applications Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
1480 1248 1465
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.92% 14.09% 14.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 586 613
Average daily rate £325 £315 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.17% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £150 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 137 177
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.35 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £25.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £15.25 £16.20
% change year-on-year
-1.63% -5.83%

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

AutoCAD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire - 7 £215 -
Hampshire - 2 £215 -
Berkshire - 1 - - 4
Kent - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - -
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 18 (51.43%) CAD
3 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (40.00%) MS Office
4 8 (22.86%) Degree
4 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
5 6 (17.14%) SAP
6 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (14.29%) TOWER Software
6 5 (14.29%) SolidWorks
6 5 (14.29%) C
7 4 (11.43%) ERP
7 4 (11.43%) Aerospace
7 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
8 3 (8.57%) WPF
8 3 (8.57%) .NET
8 3 (8.57%) Windows
8 3 (8.57%) C#
9 2 (5.71%) DVB
9 2 (5.71%) Telnet
9 2 (5.71%) Ericsson
9 2 (5.71%) HND
9 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
9 2 (5.71%) Tandberg
9 2 (5.71%) Budget Control
9 2 (5.71%) French Language
9 2 (5.71%) Finance
9 2 (5.71%) Project Management
9 2 (5.71%) WCF
10 1 (2.86%) Adobe After Effects

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) MS Excel
3 5 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (5.71%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.86%) Simulink
5 1 (2.86%) 3ds Max
5 1 (2.86%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (2.86%) Revit
5 1 (2.86%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) DVB
1 2 (5.71%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
General
1 22 (62.86%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.43%) Aerospace
2 4 (11.43%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) French Language
3 2 (5.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) CAD Technician
2 6 (17.14%) Design Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Civil Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Programmer
6 1 (2.86%) Broadcast Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Graduate
6 1 (2.86%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
1 3 (8.57%) WPF
2 2 (5.71%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 1 (2.86%) WebGL
3 1 (2.86%) STL
3 1 (2.86%) OpenGL
3 1 (2.86%) DirectX
3 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
1 1 (2.86%) Physics
1 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) CAD
2 4 (11.43%) ERP
3 2 (5.71%) Budget Control
3 2 (5.71%) Project Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Operations Research
4 1 (2.86%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) C
2 3 (8.57%) C#
3 1 (2.86%) C++
3 1 (2.86%) Java
3 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
3 1 (2.86%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (22.86%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) HND
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (17.14%) SAP
3 5 (14.29%) TOWER Software
3 5 (14.29%) SolidWorks
4 2 (5.71%) Tandberg
4 2 (5.71%) Ericsson
5 1 (2.86%) Remedy
5 1 (2.86%) Autodesk
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco
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