The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Autodesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Autodesk over the 3 months to 2 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Autodesk, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk
Rank 617 564 575
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +11
Contract jobs citing Autodesk 6 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.019% 0.018%
As % of the Vendors category 0.023% 0.041% 0.038%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 3
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£194 - £313
90% offered a daily rate of more than £109 - £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £279 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £325
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £26.00 -

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26335 24183 26379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.37% 46.52% 46.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 15047 13643 13481
Average daily rate £388 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1196 1084 1368
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.80 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.06% -1.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

Autodesk
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Autodesk within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Autodesk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Autodesk
Daily Rate Trend

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

Autodesk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Autodesk
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Autodesk within the UK over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Autodesk Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Autodesk
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Autodesk Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Autodesk
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Autodesk within the UK over the 3 months to 2 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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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
England -33 6 £194 - 24
London - 4 £88 - 1
South East -11 1 £300 - 2
Surrey -12 1 £300 - 1
City of London - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
North West - - - - 3
Aberdeen - - - -
Altrincham - - - -
Bristol - - - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Hereford - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Newton Abbot - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Telford - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Devon - - - -
Herefordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Lancashire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
South West - - - - 12
Tyne and Wear - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 4

Autodesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Autodesk 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 Autodesk.

1 4 (44.44%) AutoCAD
2 3 (33.33%) CAD
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Maya
2 3 (33.33%) Animation
3 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
3 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 2 (22.22%) GIS
3 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 2 (22.22%) C#
3 2 (22.22%) C++
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) MySQL
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
3 2 (22.22%) Mapinfo
3 2 (22.22%) Google
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Research
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
4 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
4 1 (11.11%) Simulink
4 1 (11.11%) Primavera
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
4 1 (11.11%) DirectX
4 1 (11.11%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (11.11%) C
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification

Autodesk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Autodesk 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 Autodesk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) ArcGIS
1 1 (11.11%) Kinematics
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) AutoCAD
2 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 3 (33.33%) Maya
3 1 (11.11%) Simulink
3 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (11.11%) MotionBuilder
3 1 (11.11%) HumanIK
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MS Access
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Automotive
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Back Office
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate
3 1 (11.11%) Games Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Graduate Developer
3 1 (11.11%) GIS Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) OpenGL
1 1 (11.11%) DirectX
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) CSS
1 1 (11.11%) STL
1 1 (11.11%) WinForms
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (11.11%) WebGL
1 1 (11.11%) Havok
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Animation
2 2 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
2 2 (22.22%) GIS
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) CAD
2 2 (22.22%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Research
3 1 (11.11%) Scrum
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Industrial Design
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C#
1 2 (22.22%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) XAML
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
1 2 (22.22%) Mapinfo
1 2 (22.22%) Google
2 1 (11.11%) Primavera
2 1 (11.11%) Citrix
2 1 (11.11%) CODA
2 1 (11.11%) Alias
2 1 (11.11%) SolidWorks
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