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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 8 December 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 232 266 245
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -21
Contract jobs citing CAD 7 8 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.090% 0.084% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 10
Median daily rate £513 £250 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+105.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £280 £275
% change year-on-year
+42.85% +1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £26.25 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.90% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.25 £26.77 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.41% +21.68%
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
6197 7568 7549
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 79.98% 79.76% 76.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3672 4467 4224
Median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 260 311 285
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.09 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +64.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.50 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £35.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +40.00%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East region citing CAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing CAD across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016.

CAD Hourly Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +23 2 - -
Berkshire +11 2 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 2 £513 -
Surrey +12 1 - - 2
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CAD 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 South East region with a requirement for CAD.

1 8 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 3 (18.75%) Assembly Language
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Electronics
2 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
3 2 (12.50%) OrCAD
3 2 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
3 2 (12.50%) Physics
3 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Revit
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (12.50%) GIS
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
4 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) ATM
4 1 (6.25%) SDH
4 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) 2G
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Validation

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Applications
1 8 (50.00%) AutoCAD
2 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) OrCAD
2 2 (12.50%) Revit
3 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
3 1 (6.25%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) 2G
1 1 (6.25%) 3G
1 1 (6.25%) 4G
1 1 (6.25%) ATM
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) GPON
1 1 (6.25%) SDH
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (18.75%) Electronics
1 3 (18.75%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (18.75%) CAD Draughtsman
1 3 (18.75%) Draughtsman
2 2 (12.50%) CAD Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) AutoCAD Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) CAD Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) CAD Operator
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Design Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Hardware Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Transmission Planner
3 1 (6.25%) Unified Communications Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 2 (12.50%) Physics
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) CCTV
2 1 (6.25%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
2 1 (6.25%) Document Management
2 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
2 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.25%) Network Design
2 1 (6.25%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Assembly Language
1 3 (18.75%) C
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
1 2 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco
1 2 (12.50%) EMC
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cadence