Period
to 18 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 18 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)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +1 - +80
Contract jobs citing CAD 2 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.13% 0.21% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.16% 0.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Birmingham median daily rate - £279 -
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £463 £450
% change year-on-year -8.11% +2.78% +42.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £12.50 - £18.89

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,289 1,124 995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 80.76% 80.34% 77.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 708 630
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +1.49%
10th Percentile £225 £250 £225
90th Percentile £538 £550 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 26 42
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.50 £17.25 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.14% -1.43% -12.50%
10th Percentile £9.31 £10.81 £10.64
90th Percentile £45.35 £32.10 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.00 £21.22 £20.00
% change year-on-year +8.39% +6.10% -10.81%

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for CAD in Birmingham

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAD in Birmingham

CAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAD in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for CAD.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms

CAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (100.00%) AutoCAD
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) GIS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Planner
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft