The table below looks at the statistics for CAD 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 CAD over the 3 months to 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 245 232 220
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing CAD 6 16 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.066% 0.18% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.087% 0.24% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 8
Average daily rate
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£336 £463 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.29% +46.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £313 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £367 £613 £447
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
Average hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -23.07%
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 South East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6906 6535 5827
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 76.33% 72.77% 71.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3956 3616 3078
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 253 246
Average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in the South East

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

CAD
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 CAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
Hampshire -5 3 - -
Middlesex - 1 £298 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 6
Buckinghamshire - 1 £375 - 4
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CAD 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 CAD.

1 11 (28.95%) Electronics
2 5 (13.16%) Project Management
2 5 (13.16%) Windows
3 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.53%) AutoCAD
3 4 (10.53%) Degree
4 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
4 3 (7.89%) Military
4 3 (7.89%) PMP
4 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
4 3 (7.89%) MS Office
4 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
5 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.26%) System Testing
5 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.26%) C
5 2 (5.26%) C++
5 2 (5.26%) Cisco
5 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
5 2 (5.26%) Intergraph
5 2 (5.26%) Change Management
5 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.26%) 3ds Max
5 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing CAD 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 CAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) AutoCAD
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
3 2 (5.26%) 3ds Max
4 1 (2.63%) CATIA
4 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.63%) Cisco ICM
2 1 (2.63%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (2.63%) LAN
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.63%) Modbus
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Subversion
1 1 (2.63%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (28.95%) Electronics
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 3 (7.89%) Military
4 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.63%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Electronics Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Hardware Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Design Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) CAD Designer
6 3 (7.89%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (7.89%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Designer
7 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.63%) CAD Technician
8 1 (2.63%) CAD Design Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Electrical Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Civil Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) CAD Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) Hardware Design Engineer
8 1 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.63%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.63%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.63%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.16%) Windows
2 3 (7.89%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (2.63%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (13.16%) Project Management
2 3 (7.89%) Asset Management
2 3 (7.89%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.26%) System Testing
3 2 (5.26%) Change Management
3 2 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
4 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
4 1 (2.63%) Operations Research
4 1 (2.63%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.63%) Image Processing
4 1 (2.63%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.26%) C
1 2 (5.26%) C++
2 1 (2.63%) IronPython
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (10.53%) Degree
2 3 (7.89%) PMP
2 3 (7.89%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco IPCC
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 2 (5.26%) Cisco
1 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
1 2 (5.26%) Intergraph
2 1 (2.63%) TOWER Software
2 1 (2.63%) Cadence
2 1 (2.63%) CA
2 1 (2.63%) EMC
2 1 (2.63%) Avaya
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle