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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
Rank 130 146 139
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -7
Contract jobs citing CAD 6 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.061% 0.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.079% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £218 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £17.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £23.00 £29.75
% change year-on-year
-10.86% -22.68%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2250 2547 2401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 77.85% 77.65% 75.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1700 1585
Median daily rate £400 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 121 135 90
Median hourly rate £32.50 £39.25 £34.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.19% +13.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.35 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £32.54 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-7.80% +26.36%

CAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
Bristol - 3 £218 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -
CAD
England

CAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 West region with a requirement for CAD.

1 6 (75.00%) PLM
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 4 (50.00%) CATIA
4 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
4 3 (37.50%) PTC
4 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 3 (37.50%) Remedy
4 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
4 3 (37.50%) Project Management
4 3 (37.50%) ERP
4 3 (37.50%) ITIL
4 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 3 (37.50%) MS Office
5 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (25.00%) Automotive
5 2 (25.00%) Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (25.00%) ENOVIA
5 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
6 1 (12.50%) Itk
6 1 (12.50%) Schematic Capture
6 1 (12.50%) V-Model

CAD
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 4 (50.00%) CATIA
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (37.50%) MS Office
2 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) ENOVIA
2 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ICM
1 1 (12.50%) H.323
1 1 (12.50%) MGCP
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Military
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Applications Support
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Applications Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Product Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Product Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Products Support Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Product Design Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Products Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) Itk
1 1 (12.50%) Swing
1 1 (12.50%) VXML
1 1 (12.50%) XML
1 1 (12.50%) XSL
1 1 (12.50%) XSLT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) PLM
2 4 (50.00%) Validation
3 3 (37.50%) Configuration Management
3 3 (37.50%) ERP
3 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
3 3 (37.50%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Service Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Migration
4 2 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (25.00%) Use Case
5 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (12.50%) Finite Element Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) PDM
5 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
5 1 (12.50%) SOA
5 1 (12.50%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) C
3 3 (37.50%) Perl
4 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco UCCE
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) PTC
1 3 (37.50%) Remedy
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Tableau