The table below looks at the statistics for AutoCAD skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited AutoCAD over the 3 months to 31 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Autodesk AutoCAD
Rank 114 105 107
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +2
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.080% 0.15% 0.045%
As % of the Applications category 0.54% 1.08% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £215 £210 £523
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -59.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.00 £12.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.33% -44.18%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-4.34% -6.12%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Applications category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Applications Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
370 279 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.86% 13.57% 13.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 135 138
Average daily rate £298 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.83% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £150 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £450 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £300
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 37 40
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.00 £9.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £22.50 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -6.45%

AutoCAD
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing AutoCAD across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Applications category.

AutoCAD Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

AutoCAD
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing AutoCAD across the West Midlands region.

AutoCAD Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AutoCAD
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing AutoCAD across the West Midlands region.

AutoCAD Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 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
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AutoCAD
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD.

1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) SolidWorks
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (40.00%) DTV
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) CAD
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) VB
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing AutoCAD 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 AutoCAD. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) LabVIEW
General
1 3 (60.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (60.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Electronics
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Designer
2 3 (60.00%) Draughtsman
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) SolidWorks