The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for SOLIDWORKS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SOLIDWORKS over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

Dassault Systèmes SOLIDWORKS
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 630 607
Rank change year-on-year +52 -23  
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.009% 0.014% 0.008%
As % of the Applications category 0.11% 0.15% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £170 £675 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -74.81% +92.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £675 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £178 £675 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate - £675 £350
% change year-on-year - +92.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -7.69%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -7.69%  

SOLIDWORKS is in the software application skills category. The next 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.

Contract Software Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3763 4825 5645
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.80% 9.39% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2174 2959 3133
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £170 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +1.53% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 354 396 536
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +6.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £37.10 £32.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.10 £15.00
% change year-on-year +0.93% +7.33%  

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing SOLIDWORKS as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for SOLIDWORKS in England

SOLIDWORKS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SOLIDWORKS in England

SOLIDWORKS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SOLIDWORKS in England

SOLIDWORKS
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 SOLIDWORKS within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 £170 -
East of England -8 1 - - 4
SOLIDWORKS
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 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 SOLIDWORKS.

1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Apple
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (66.67%) InDesign
1 4 (66.67%) Google
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 3 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
2 3 (50.00%) Google Drive
3 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 2 (33.33%) C#
3 2 (33.33%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) CAD
4 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
4 1 (16.67%) PLM
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Electronics
4 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
4 1 (16.67%) Military
4 1 (16.67%) CATIA
4 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
4 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared

SOLIDWORKS
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:

Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (66.67%) InDesign
2 1 (16.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (16.67%) CATIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Google Drive
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Mac Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) C# Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Database Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Qt
1 1 (16.67%) WPF
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (16.67%) Automation Testing
1 1 (16.67%) CAD
1 1 (16.67%) Computational Fluid Dynamics
1 1 (16.67%) Electronic Design Automation
1 1 (16.67%) Line Management
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
1 1 (16.67%) PLM
1 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
1 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Adobe
1 4 (66.67%) Apple
1 4 (66.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
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