Period
to 10 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AutoCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AutoCAD over the 6 months to 10 December 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.

Autodesk AutoCAD
UK > England
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 825 798 810
Rank change year-on-year -27 +12 +17
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 51 48 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.051% 0.049%
As % of the Applications category 0.64% 0.57% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 20 15
England median daily rate £240 £270 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -1.82% +14.58%
10th Percentile £125 £161 £208
90th Percentile £334 £521 £635
UK median daily rate £243 £244 £328
% change year-on-year -0.51% -25.57% +31.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 3 7
England median hourly rate £30.00 £18.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% -12.20% +36.67%
10th Percentile £20.00 £18.00 £14.85
90th Percentile £42.25 £34.60 £33.35
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year +52.78% -12.20% +36.67%

AutoCAD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 7,929 8,365 8,831
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.25% 8.87% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,698 5,167 5,175
England median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% - -
10th Percentile £145 £146 £150
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
UK median daily rate £374 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +6.86% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 722 683 874
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
10th Percentile £10.25 £10.12 £10.25
90th Percentile £37.50 £35.00 £40.50
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AutoCAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AutoCAD in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing AutoCAD in England over the 6 months to 10 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for AutoCAD in England

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the England region over the 6 months to 10 December 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
London +19 24 £210 -1.18% 29
Midlands -10 6 £240 - 63
North of England -19 6 £300 -20.00% 45
South East -20 5 - - 46
South West -35 5 £284 -51.70% 51
East of England -7 4 £425 -27.66% 25
West Midlands -20 4 £240 - 31
North West -13 3 £250 -32.20% 29
North East -11 2 £300 -36.84% 4
East Midlands - 2 - - 32
Yorkshire -15 1 - - 12
AutoCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 10 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AutoCAD also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 28 (54.90%) CAD
2 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (21.57%) Project Management
4 10 (19.61%) Manufacturing
5 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
6 8 (15.69%) Finance
6 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
7 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (13.73%) Time Management
7 7 (13.73%) Revit
7 7 (13.73%) Windows
8 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
8 6 (11.76%) Retail
8 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
9 5 (9.80%) Creative Thinking
9 5 (9.80%) Post-Production
9 5 (9.80%) Video\Live Streaming
9 5 (9.80%) Strategic Planning
9 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
9 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
10 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
10 4 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 4 (7.84%) Broadcast Engineering
10 4 (7.84%) Structured Cabling
11 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
11 3 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
11 3 (5.88%) Degree
11 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
11 3 (5.88%) SketchUp
11 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.96%) ArcSDE
2 1 (1.96%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Revit
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (9.80%) MS Visio
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (7.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 3 (5.88%) SketchUp
6 1 (1.96%) 3ds Max
6 1 (1.96%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.96%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.84%) Structured Cabling
2 3 (5.88%) DNS
3 2 (3.92%) VoIP
4 1 (1.96%) DHCP
4 1 (1.96%) SMS
4 1 (1.96%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.88%) GIS
2 2 (3.92%) MS Access
2 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.96%) InstallShield
1 1 (1.96%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (19.61%) Manufacturing
2 8 (15.69%) Finance
3 6 (11.76%) Retail
4 3 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.92%) Marketing
6 1 (1.96%) Aerospace
6 1 (1.96%) Automotive
6 1 (1.96%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.96%) French Language
6 1 (1.96%) Law
6 1 (1.96%) Military
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Designer
2 8 (15.69%) AutoCAD Designer
2 8 (15.69%) CAD Designer
2 8 (15.69%) CAD Technician
3 6 (11.76%) CAD Engineer
4 5 (9.80%) 3D Designer
5 4 (7.84%) Broadcast Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.88%) AutoCAD Technician
6 3 (5.88%) Design Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Electrical Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) AutoCAD Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) CAD Manager
7 2 (3.92%) CAD Support
7 2 (3.92%) Electrical Design Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) GIS Technician
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) VoIP Project Manager
8 1 (1.96%) Salesforce Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.88%) XML
2 2 (3.92%) Spring
3 1 (1.96%) .NET
3 1 (1.96%) DirectX
3 1 (1.96%) HTML
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (11.76%) Data Centre
4 5 (9.80%) Video\Live Streaming
5 3 (5.88%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (3.92%) Robotics
7 1 (1.96%) Driving Licence
7 1 (1.96%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.73%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (54.90%) CAD
2 14 (27.45%) Problem-Solving
3 11 (21.57%) Project Management
4 7 (13.73%) Time Management
5 5 (9.80%) Creative Thinking
5 5 (9.80%) Post-Production
5 5 (9.80%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (7.84%) Broadcast Engineering
7 3 (5.88%) CRM
7 3 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (3.92%) Change Management
8 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
8 2 (3.92%) E-Commerce
8 2 (3.92%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.92%) ITIL
8 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.92%) Visualisation
8 2 (3.92%) Workflow
9 1 (1.96%) Facilities Management
9 1 (1.96%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.88%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) C++
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) C#
3 1 (1.96%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.92%) HNC
3 2 (3.92%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.96%) BICSI Certification
4 1 (1.96%) BICSI RCDD
4 1 (1.96%) HND
4 1 (1.96%) MCP
4 1 (1.96%) PMP
4 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) vMotion
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.96%) Cisco
3 1 (1.96%) EMC
3 1 (1.96%) ESRI
3 1 (1.96%) Lotus
3 1 (1.96%) Meraki
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle
3 1 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.96%) SAP
3 1 (1.96%) Vectorworks
3 1 (1.96%) VMware