The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the South East region.

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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 224 228 235
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing CAD 16 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.17% 0.071% 0.081%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.10% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£140 £444 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-68.45% +269.79%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £370 £225
% change year-on-year
-39.18% +64.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £25.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.99% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
6696 5991 6875
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 72.96% 70.82% 69.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3666 3220 3261
Average daily rate £375 £375 £374
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 253 250 319
Average hourly rate £21.50 £27.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.81% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.61 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £46.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
CAD
England

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
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 1 August 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 August 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 0 5 £140 -74.54% 1
Surrey -2 5 - - 1
Berkshire - 5 - - 2
Hampshire -6 4 - - 2
Kent - - - - 2
Oxfordshire - - - - 3
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 17 (65.38%) AutoCAD
2 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
3 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (34.62%) MS Office
4 5 (19.23%) C
4 5 (19.23%) SolidWorks
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
5 3 (11.54%) ERP
5 3 (11.54%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) Budget Control
5 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
5 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
6 2 (7.69%) Finance
7 1 (3.85%) WinForms
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.85%) Data Management
7 1 (3.85%) Information Management
7 1 (3.85%) Document Management
7 1 (3.85%) Change Management
7 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.85%) XAML
7 1 (3.85%) C#
7 1 (3.85%) C++
7 1 (3.85%) Java
7 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.85%) .NET
7 1 (3.85%) MS Project
7 1 (3.85%) STL
7 1 (3.85%) Windows

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 17 (65.38%) AutoCAD
2 9 (34.62%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
3 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
1 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.85%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) EDMS
General
1 12 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) CAD Technician
2 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (3.85%) Information Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (3.85%) IT Support Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
3 1 (3.85%) Software Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Developer
3 1 (3.85%) Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Systems Designer
3 1 (3.85%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (3.85%) Support Specialist
3 1 (3.85%) Service Analyst
3 1 (3.85%) Quality Manager
3 1 (3.85%) Graduate
3 1 (3.85%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) WinForms
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) STL
1 1 (3.85%) OpenGL
1 1 (3.85%) DirectX
1 1 (3.85%) WPF
1 1 (3.85%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (3.85%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
1 1 (3.85%) IPTV
1 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
1 1 (3.85%) Physics
1 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
1 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (11.54%) Project Management
1 3 (11.54%) ERP
1 3 (11.54%) Budget Control
2 1 (3.85%) Data Management
2 1 (3.85%) Information Management
2 1 (3.85%) Document Management
2 1 (3.85%) Change Management
2 1 (3.85%) Strategic Management
2 1 (3.85%) Operations Research
2 1 (3.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C
2 1 (3.85%) XAML
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft
2 5 (19.23%) SolidWorks
3 1 (3.85%) Autodesk
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