The table below looks at the statistics for AutoCAD skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 605 607 574
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -33
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 42 26 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.078% 0.046% 0.11%
As % of the Applications category 0.74% 0.38% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 14
Median daily rate £210 £300 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.00% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £155 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £430 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £190 £350 £225
% change year-on-year
-45.71% +55.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 16
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.90 - £17.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.30 - £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - £25.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
5692 6757 6971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.61% 12.04% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 3411 3841 3791
Median daily rate £345 £340 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.47% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 476 644 710
Median hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.75 £35.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -6.45%

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing AutoCAD as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Applications category.

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK.

AutoCAD Daily Rate Trend in the UK

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 2016.

AutoCAD Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK.

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

AutoCAD
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the UK over the 3 months to 30 June 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
England +33 37 £210 +16.66% 10
South East +26 19 £190 +5.55% 2
Hampshire - 16 £195 - 1
London +20 15 £210 -23.63% 2
Basingstoke - 15 £195 -
City of London +54 1 £340 +23.63%
Oxfordshire +10 1 £150 -16.66%
South West +7 1 - - 1
Scotland -19 1 - - 1
West Midlands - 1 - - 2
East of England - 1 - - 2
West Lothian - 1 - -
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 2
Surrey - 1 - - 1
Wiltshire - 1 - -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
St Albans - 1 - -
Livingston - 1 - -
Swindon - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

AutoCAD
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing AutoCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 22 (27.16%) CAD
2 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
3 17 (20.99%) Manufacturing
4 16 (19.75%) Network Design
4 16 (19.75%) MS Visio
4 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
5 15 (18.52%) MS Office
5 15 (18.52%) ITIL
6 14 (17.28%) Adobe
6 14 (17.28%) Project Management
7 13 (16.05%) Windows
8 10 (12.35%) Asset Management
8 10 (12.35%) Linux
8 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
9 9 (11.11%) Apple
9 9 (11.11%) French Language
10 8 (9.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
10 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
10 8 (9.88%) Xsan
10 8 (9.88%) StorNext
10 8 (9.88%) KVM
10 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
10 8 (9.88%) Sony
10 8 (9.88%) LAN
10 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
11 7 (8.64%) Service Management
11 7 (8.64%) ArcGIS
11 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (8.64%) ArcGIS
2 6 (7.41%) Smallworld
3 1 (1.23%) CMS
3 1 (1.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Visio
2 15 (18.52%) MS Office
3 10 (12.35%) MS Excel
4 8 (9.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 6 (7.41%) SOLIDWORKS
6 5 (6.17%) Photoshop
7 4 (4.94%) Adobe Illustrator
7 4 (4.94%) Revit
8 3 (3.70%) Acrobat
8 3 (3.70%) Adobe After Effects
8 3 (3.70%) Adobe Premiere
8 3 (3.70%) Final Cut Pro
8 3 (3.70%) FreeHand
8 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (2.47%) 3ds Max
9 2 (2.47%) CINEMA 4D
9 2 (2.47%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 2 (2.47%) PTC Creo
9 2 (2.47%) Siemens NX
9 2 (2.47%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) LAN
2 7 (8.64%) GPON
3 6 (7.41%) DOCSIS
3 6 (7.41%) VDSL
4 5 (6.17%) SNMP
5 3 (3.70%) Wireshark
6 2 (2.47%) GSM
6 2 (2.47%) LTE
6 2 (2.47%) UMTS
6 2 (2.47%) WCDMA
6 2 (2.47%) XCAP
7 1 (1.23%) DECT
7 1 (1.23%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (1.23%) Wireless
7 1 (1.23%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.41%) QGIS
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.23%) GIS
General
1 21 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 17 (20.99%) Manufacturing
3 9 (11.11%) French Language
4 6 (7.41%) Finance
5 5 (6.17%) Marketing
6 3 (3.70%) Retail
7 2 (2.47%) Automotive
8 1 (1.23%) Arabic Language
8 1 (1.23%) Law
8 1 (1.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 11 (13.58%) Civil Engineer
1 11 (13.58%) Designer
2 9 (11.11%) 3D Designer
3 6 (7.41%) CAD Designer
3 6 (7.41%) CAD Engineer
3 6 (7.41%) Draughtsman
3 6 (7.41%) Planning Manager
4 4 (4.94%) AutoCAD Designer
4 4 (4.94%) CAD Operator
5 3 (3.70%) AutoCAD Operator
6 2 (2.47%) Analyst
6 2 (2.47%) Architect
6 2 (2.47%) AutoCAD Draughtsman
6 2 (2.47%) Broadcast Engineer
6 2 (2.47%) CAD Draughtsman
6 2 (2.47%) CAD Technician
6 2 (2.47%) Creative Designer
6 2 (2.47%) Design Engineer
6 2 (2.47%) Mechanical Draughtsman
6 2 (2.47%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) Leaflet
2 2 (2.47%) HTML
2 2 (2.47%) Itk
2 2 (2.47%) XML
2 2 (2.47%) XSL
3 1 (1.23%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Visualisation
2 6 (7.41%) BBC
3 5 (6.17%) Data Centre
4 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.47%) Statistics
6 1 (1.23%) iPhone
6 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.23%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 13 (16.05%) Windows
2 10 (12.35%) Linux
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (7.41%) Windows XP
4 5 (6.17%) Mac OS X
4 5 (6.17%) Windows Vista
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.47%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.16%) CAD
2 16 (19.75%) Network Design
3 15 (18.52%) ITIL
4 14 (17.28%) Project Management
5 10 (12.35%) Asset Management
6 8 (9.88%) PRINCE
6 8 (9.88%) PRINCE2
7 7 (8.64%) Change Control
7 7 (8.64%) Service Management
8 6 (7.41%) 3D Modelling
8 6 (7.41%) B2B
8 6 (7.41%) Business Development
8 6 (7.41%) Configuration Management
8 6 (7.41%) Presales
9 5 (6.17%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (4.94%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
11 3 (3.70%) Migration
11 3 (3.70%) Time Management
12 2 (2.47%) Network Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.47%) C++
1 2 (2.47%) MapBasic
1 2 (2.47%) SQL
1 2 (2.47%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 7 (8.64%) Degree
2 7 (8.64%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (8.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (6.17%) BICSI Certification
3 5 (6.17%) BICSI RCDD
4 4 (4.94%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.70%) HNC
6 1 (1.23%) APMP
6 1 (1.23%) CWAP
6 1 (1.23%) CWDP
6 1 (1.23%) CWNA
6 1 (1.23%) HND
6 1 (1.23%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) JSP 440
2 2 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.88%) KVM
1 8 (9.88%) StorNext
1 8 (9.88%) Xsan
2 1 (1.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) Nagios
2 2 (2.47%) NSN NetAct
3 1 (1.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (19.75%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Adobe
3 9 (11.11%) Apple
4 8 (9.88%) Sony
5 5 (6.17%) Autodesk
6 4 (4.94%) Ericsson
7 3 (3.70%) Trapeze
8 2 (2.47%) Actix
8 2 (2.47%) Anite
8 2 (2.47%) Mapinfo
8 2 (2.47%) Motorola
8 2 (2.47%) Nokia
8 2 (2.47%) Oracle
8 2 (2.47%) Siemens
9 1 (1.23%) Cisco
9 1 (1.23%) Citrix
9 1 (1.23%) Huawei
9 1 (1.23%) ION Trading
9 1 (1.23%) SAP
9 1 (1.23%) VMware
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