Period
to 17 November 2017

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 17 November 2017 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
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 798 818 823
Rank change year-on-year +20 +5 -86
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 48 46 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.051% 0.047% 0.049%
As % of the Applications category 0.57% 0.51% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 24
England median daily rate £265 £275 £190
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +44.74% -28.30%
10th Percentile £173 £208 £125
90th Percentile £429 £635 £383
UK median daily rate £238 £328 £250
% change year-on-year -27.48% +31.00% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 13
England median hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.20% +64.00% -44.44%
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £20.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year -12.20% +64.00% -43.18%

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 8433 9090 10925
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 8.92% 9.24% 10.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 5173 5339 6422
England median daily rate £355 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.43% - +6.06%
10th Percentile £148 £150 £155
90th Percentile £572 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 689 885 1042
England median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45% +3.33%
10th Percentile £10.00 £10.27 £9.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.50 £36.00
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £16.12 £15.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +4.00% +3.33%

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017.

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 17 November 2017. 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 0 18 £213 -19.81% 1
North of England +67 9 £369 +53.65% 4
West Midlands +27 7 - - 1
Midlands +26 7 - - 2
South West +9 7 £588 - 3
Yorkshire +32 5 - - 3
South East -7 5 £263 +22.09% 2
North West - 4 £369 -
East of England - 3 £588 - 1
AutoCAD
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AutoCAD 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 England region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 16 (33.33%) CAD
3 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
4 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
5 8 (16.67%) Revit
5 8 (16.67%) Visualisation
6 7 (14.58%) SketchUp
6 7 (14.58%) Electronics
6 7 (14.58%) Project Management
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
7 6 (12.50%) Windows
7 6 (12.50%) GIS
7 6 (12.50%) Degree
7 6 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
8 5 (10.42%) HND
9 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
9 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
9 4 (8.33%) Time Management
9 4 (8.33%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
10 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
10 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
10 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
10 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (6.25%) Finance
10 3 (6.25%) HP
10 3 (6.25%) Dell
10 3 (6.25%) DHCP
10 3 (6.25%) DNS
10 3 (6.25%) Cisco

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 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.08%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (16.67%) Revit
3 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (14.58%) SketchUp
4 4 (8.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (4.17%) Acrobat
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (4.17%) PTC Creo
6 1 (2.08%) 3ds Max
6 1 (2.08%) CATIA
6 1 (2.08%) CINEMA 4D
6 1 (2.08%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (2.08%) Siemens NX
6 1 (2.08%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Office 365
2 1 (2.08%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
2 3 (6.25%) DHCP
2 3 (6.25%) DNS
3 2 (4.17%) Radio Access Network
3 2 (4.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (2.08%) 3G
4 1 (2.08%) 4G
4 1 (2.08%) Intranet
4 1 (2.08%) LTE
4 1 (2.08%) NAS
4 1 (2.08%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (2.08%) Skype
4 1 (2.08%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.50%) GIS
General
1 11 (22.92%) Telecoms
2 9 (18.75%) Manufacturing
3 7 (14.58%) Electronics
4 3 (6.25%) Finance
5 2 (4.17%) Multimedia
6 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.08%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Design Engineer
1 8 (16.67%) Designer
2 6 (12.50%) 3D Designer
3 5 (10.42%) Analyst
3 5 (10.42%) AutoCAD Designer
3 5 (10.42%) CAD Designer
3 5 (10.42%) CAD Engineer
3 5 (10.42%) CAD Technician
4 4 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Electronics Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Mechanical Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Network Planner
6 2 (4.17%) Telecoms Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (4.17%) SCADA
2 1 (2.08%) iPad
2 1 (2.08%) iPhone
2 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.50%) Windows
2 3 (6.25%) Windows 7
2 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (4.17%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.08%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) CAD
2 8 (16.67%) Visualisation
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Customer Requirements
5 4 (8.33%) Time Management
6 3 (6.25%) ITIL
7 2 (4.17%) 3D Visualisation
7 2 (4.17%) Business Process Modelling
7 2 (4.17%) Document Management
7 2 (4.17%) UML
8 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.08%) ITSM
8 1 (2.08%) PLM
8 1 (2.08%) Proactive Monitoring
8 1 (2.08%) Project Planning
8 1 (2.08%) Requirements Management
8 1 (2.08%) Service Management
8 1 (2.08%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (2.08%) System Testing
8 1 (2.08%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.08%) C
1 1 (2.08%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) HND
3 3 (6.25%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (2.08%) HNC
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) MCSA
5 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) vMotion
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe
2 3 (6.25%) Apple
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco
2 3 (6.25%) Dell
2 3 (6.25%) HP
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle
3 2 (4.17%) SAP
3 2 (4.17%) Siemens
3 2 (4.17%) VMware
4 1 (2.08%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.08%) Avaya
4 1 (2.08%) Lotus
4 1 (2.08%) Meraki
4 1 (2.08%) Spiceworks