The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk
Rank 588 559 562
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +3
Contract jobs citing Autodesk 5 9 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.018% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.020% 0.037% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 5
Average daily rate
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£110 - £140
UK excluding London average daily rate £110 - £120
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24989 24067 26976
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.71% 47.16% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 13873 13040 13656
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1082 1204 1387
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%

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
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 23 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 25 July 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
England -33 4 - - 9
South East -14 2 - - 1
Reading +8 1 - -
Berkshire +2 1 - -
Surrey -7 1 - - 1
London - 1 - - 1
Scotland - 1 £110 - 1
East of England - - - -
South West - - - - 7
Plymouth - - - -
City of London - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Leicestershire - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Watford - - - -
Aberdeen - - - - 1
Bristol - - - - 2
Croydon - - - -
Leicester - - - -

Autodesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (60.00%) CAD
2 2 (40.00%) Animation
2 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 2 (40.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C++
2 2 (40.00%) Maya
3 1 (20.00%) Alias
3 1 (20.00%) SolidWorks
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms
3 1 (20.00%) Industrial Design
3 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) XAML
3 1 (20.00%) Workflow
3 1 (20.00%) Automotive
3 1 (20.00%) Games
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) STL
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) Python
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory

Autodesk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Maya
2 1 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) AutoCAD
2 1 (20.00%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Automotive
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Games Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate Developer
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Graduate
2 1 (20.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) STL
1 1 (20.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (20.00%) DirectX
1 1 (20.00%) WinForms
1 1 (20.00%) WPF
1 1 (20.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (20.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Animation
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
2 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) CAD
2 1 (20.00%) Workflow
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Industrial Design
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Research
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (20.00%) MATLAB
2 1 (20.00%) XAML
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Primavera
1 1 (20.00%) Alias
1 1 (20.00%) SolidWorks
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