The table below looks at the statistics for CAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 133 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Contract jobs citing CAD 9 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.27% 0.18% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.37% 0.26% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate
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- £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average daily rate £301 £288 £331
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -13.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £26.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.38% +67.74%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £26.30 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.34% +9.58%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2416 1545 2010
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.75% 70.52% 67.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 1660 1024 1162
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £368
% change year-on-year
+4.68% -1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 101 146
Average hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £41.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-9.09% -

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

CAD Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

CAD
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

CAD Daily Rate Trend in the South West

CAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

CAD Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

CAD
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 31 October 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
Devon - 3 - - 2
Wiltshire - 3 - - 4
Bristol -17 2 - - 6
Gloucestershire - 1 - - 6
Somerset - - - - 2
Dorset - - - - 1
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
1 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
3 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 3 (18.75%) HP
3 3 (18.75%) Dell
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) MetaFrame
3 3 (18.75%) Avaya
3 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 3 (18.75%) VPN
3 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 3 (18.75%) AutoCAD
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Validation
3 3 (18.75%) iPhone
3 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 3 (18.75%) PDA
3 3 (18.75%) iPad
3 3 (18.75%) Lync

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 3 (18.75%) Lync
3 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (18.75%) AutoCAD
2 3 (18.75%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) MicroStation
4 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
2 3 (18.75%) VPN
2 3 (18.75%) DNS
3 2 (12.50%) LAN
3 2 (12.50%) 3G
3 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (6.25%) Wireless
4 1 (6.25%) Firewall
4 1 (6.25%) DHCP
4 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
4 1 (6.25%) HTTP
4 1 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) CAD Designer
1 4 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) CAD Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) GIS Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Information Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Database Architect
3 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Information Systems Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) SOAP
1 1 (6.25%) XML
1 1 (6.25%) JMS
1 1 (6.25%) WSDL
1 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
1 3 (18.75%) PDA
1 3 (18.75%) iPhone
1 3 (18.75%) iPad
2 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
2 1 (6.25%) GIS
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (31.25%) Windows
1 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) ITIL
2 3 (18.75%) ERP
2 3 (18.75%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Validation
2 3 (18.75%) Asset Management
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) PLM
3 2 (12.50%) PDM
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (6.25%) TOGAF
4 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
4 1 (6.25%) SysML
4 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.25%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (6.25%) HND
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) BC Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) MetaFrame
2 3 (18.75%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.25%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) SCDPM
2 2 (12.50%) ARCserve
3 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) HP
2 3 (18.75%) Dell
2 3 (18.75%) Citrix
2 3 (18.75%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) Apple
3 1 (6.25%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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