The table below looks at the statistics for Finite Element Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Finite Element Analysis over the 3 months to 22 September 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Finite Element Analysis (FEA)
Rank 604 573 588
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +15
Contract jobs citing Finite Element Analysis 2 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% 0.009%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.003% 0.012%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £37.50

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
42741 39110 42091
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.95% 74.08% 71.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26680 24151 24372
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1185 1098 1551
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £46.00 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Finite Element Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Finite Element Analysis within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Finite Element Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Finite Element Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

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

Finite Element Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Finite Element Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Finite Element Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Finite Element Analysis
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Finite Element Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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 - 2 - - 30
East of England - - - - 2
Cambridge - - - -
Derby - - - -
Dover - - - -
Leeds - - - - 3
London - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Oxford - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Southampton - - - -
Stowmarket - - - -
Welwyn Garden City - - - -
Cambridgeshire - - - - 1
Derbyshire - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - -
Suffolk - - - - 1
Surrey - - - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 3
Yorkshire - - - - 3
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - - 5

Finite Element Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Finite Element Analysis 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 Finite Element Analysis.

1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) DoDAF
2 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 2 (28.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
2 2 (28.57%) SCADA
2 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Validation
2 2 (28.57%) C
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) HND
3 1 (14.29%) SOA
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) SolidWorks
3 1 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement

Finite Element Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Finite Element Analysis 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 Finite Element Analysis. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (14.29%) NASTRAN
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) CATIA
General
1 3 (42.86%) Manufacturing
2 1 (14.29%) Military
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Electronics
2 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Design Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Architect
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) SCADA Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Product Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Mechanical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Stress Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) SCADA
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Validation
1 2 (28.57%) Zachman Framework
1 2 (28.57%) TOGAF
1 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
1 2 (28.57%) Risk Analysis
1 2 (28.57%) DoDAF
1 2 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Business Development
2 1 (14.29%) Stress Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) HND
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) SAP
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) SolidWorks
1 1 (14.29%) ANSYS
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