Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for CAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAD over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 165 162 177
Rank change year-on-year -3 +15 0
Contract jobs citing CAD 4 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.098% 0.075% 0.061%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.092% 0.077%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Berkshire median daily rate £375 - -
South East median daily rate £363 £513 £263
% change year-on-year -29.27% +95.24% -1.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £20.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year - -21.90% -1.87%

CAD is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,373 3,276 3,920
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 82.96% 81.80% 79.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,757 1,726 2,136
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +3.23%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 122 171
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.14% -35.19% +34.16%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.33 £11.00
90th Percentile £42.00 £50.00 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing CAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for CAD in Berkshire

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing CAD in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for CAD in Berkshire

CAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAD in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAD in Berkshire

CAD
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CAD within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading - 3 £375 - 2
Newbury -13 1 - -
CAD
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for CAD.

1 3 (75.00%) C#
1 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (75.00%) DirectX
1 3 (75.00%) Autodesk
1 3 (75.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 3 (75.00%) Mason
1 3 (75.00%) MicroStation
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Direct3D
1 3 (75.00%) Autodesk Inventor
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (25.00%) ATM
3 1 (25.00%) GSM
3 1 (25.00%) SDH
3 1 (25.00%) UMTS
3 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) 2G
3 1 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) 4G
3 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data

CAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Autodesk Inventor
1 3 (75.00%) MicroStation
1 3 (75.00%) SOLIDWORKS
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) 2G
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 4G
1 1 (25.00%) ATM
1 1 (25.00%) GSM
1 1 (25.00%) SDH
1 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (25.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Geospatial Data
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
General
1 1 (25.00%) Games
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) Direct3D
1 3 (75.00%) DirectX
1 3 (75.00%) Mason
1 3 (75.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 1 (25.00%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C#
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Autodesk