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 6 May 2015 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 235 230 232
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 21 17 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.18% 0.073%
As % of the Applications category 1.41% 1.20% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 2 0
Average daily rate
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£255 £203 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.92% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £255 £203 £288
% change year-on-year
+25.92% -29.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £25.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+27.00% +61.29%
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England

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
1489 1421 1237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 15.03% 15.43% 14.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 730 658 500
Average daily rate £350 £325 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £303 £310
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 149 207
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -22.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £50.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AutoCAD across the South East region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

AutoCAD Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 May 2015. 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
Berkshire +2 13 £263 -
Surrey +11 5 £255 - 1
Oxfordshire -18 3 £200 - 1
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 29 (63.04%) MS Office
2 26 (56.52%) Telecoms
3 15 (32.61%) Ericsson
4 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
5 9 (19.57%) CAD
6 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
7 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
7 7 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
7 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 7 (15.22%) Statistics
8 6 (13.04%) Degree
8 6 (13.04%) SAP
9 5 (10.87%) 3G
9 5 (10.87%) TOWER Software
9 5 (10.87%) 4G
10 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
11 2 (4.35%) Windows
11 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
11 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
12 1 (2.17%) Avionics
12 1 (2.17%) MicroStation
12 1 (2.17%) Budget Control
12 1 (2.17%) Line Management
12 1 (2.17%) Huawei
12 1 (2.17%) German Language
12 1 (2.17%) QA
12 1 (2.17%) System Testing
12 1 (2.17%) Military
12 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
12 1 (2.17%) Electronics

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 29 (63.04%) MS Office
2 8 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 7 (15.22%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) MicroStation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) Radio Access Network
2 5 (10.87%) 3G
2 5 (10.87%) 4G
General
1 26 (56.52%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.17%) Finance
2 1 (2.17%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.17%) Military
2 1 (2.17%) German Language
2 1 (2.17%) Avionics
2 1 (2.17%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Design Engineer
2 9 (19.57%) Site Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) CAD Technician
4 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Help Desk Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) Designer
6 1 (2.17%) AutoCAD Technician
6 1 (2.17%) Electrical Engineer
6 1 (2.17%) CAD Designer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) CAD
2 7 (15.22%) Service Delivery
3 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
4 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
5 1 (2.17%) System Testing
5 1 (2.17%) Budget Control
5 1 (2.17%) Line Management
5 1 (2.17%) Risk Management
5 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.17%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) ISO 9001
1 1 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (32.61%) Ericsson
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.04%) SAP
4 5 (10.87%) TOWER Software
5 1 (2.17%) Huawei
5 1 (2.17%) CA