The table below looks at the statistics for SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
Rank - 142 143
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.032% 0.033%
As % of the Applications category - 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £280 - £313
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00
SOLIDWORKS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Applications Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
316 343 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 10.49% 10.98% 14.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 225 274
Median daily rate £315 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £140 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 40 61
Median hourly rate £13.49 £16.25 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.01% +8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.88 £27.50 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

SOLIDWORKS
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing SOLIDWORKS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

SOLIDWORKS Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SOLIDWORKS
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

SOLIDWORKS Hourly Rate Trend in the South West