The table below looks at the statistics for CAE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CAE over the 3 months to 25 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Computer-Aided Engineering (CAE)
Rank 639 620 619
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing CAE 3 13 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.007% 0.029% 0.017%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 1
Median daily rate £388 £380 £700
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -45.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £700
% change year-on-year
+1.97% -45.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £34.75 £17.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £34.75 £17.85
% change year-on-year
- +94.67%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
43607 44569 42344
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.56% 78.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 29001 28695 26629
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £568
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1203 1227
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £50.00 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

CAE
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing CAE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

CAE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CAE
Daily Rate Trend

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

CAE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CAE
Hourly Rate Trend

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

CAE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CAE
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAE within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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 -11 3 £388 +1.97% 3
Hook -3 2 £360 -5.19%
South East -4 2 £360 -5.19%
Hampshire -6 2 £360 -5.19%
Leicestershire - 1 £388 -
East Midlands - 1 £388 -
Leicester - 1 £388 -

CAE
Top 23 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing CAE 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 CAE.

1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (75.00%) Military
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) FMECA
1 3 (75.00%) Def Stans
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IEC 61508
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
3 1 (25.00%) DO-254
3 1 (25.00%) ARP4754
3 1 (25.00%) ARP4761
3 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (25.00%) Time Management
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping

CAE
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:

Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Military
2 1 (25.00%) Electronics
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Design Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Hardware Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) FMECA
1 3 (75.00%) Hazard Analysis
1 3 (75.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 1 (25.00%) Schematic Capture
2 1 (25.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Chartered Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) Def Stans
2 2 (50.00%) DO-178B
2 2 (50.00%) IEC 61508
3 1 (25.00%) ARP4754
3 1 (25.00%) ARP4761
3 1 (25.00%) DO-254
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) HP