Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 791 858 857
Rank change year-on-year +67 -1 -37
Contract jobs citing SOLIDWORKS 7 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.014% 0.010%
As % of the Applications category 0.091% 0.15% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
England median daily rate £170 £280 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -39.29% -13.85% +18.18%
10th Percentile £162 £183 £273
90th Percentile £178 £509 £398
UK median daily rate £170 £280 £325
% change year-on-year -39.29% -13.85% +18.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
England median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +16.50% -14.17%
10th Percentile £23.00 £27.50 £19.78
90th Percentile £29.50 £32.50 £32.33
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year -13.33% +16.50% -14.17%

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 7725 9501 11326
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.81% 9.36% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4544 5722 6446
England median daily rate £362 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.39% +2.94% +4.62%
10th Percentile £150 £155 £154
90th Percentile £550 £525 £538
UK median daily rate £350 £340 £338
% change year-on-year +2.94% +0.74% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 807 1082
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +10.00% -0.08%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.90 £10.00
90th Percentile £43.75 £38.02 £35.00
UK median hourly rate £16.00 £16.35 £15.00
% change year-on-year -2.14% +9.00% -

SOLIDWORKS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 +26 4 £170 +21.43%
East of England -19 2 - - 3
Midlands +26 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 - - 1
SOLIDWORKS
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (42.86%) InDesign
1 3 (42.86%) Google
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
1 3 (42.86%) Jamf Pro
1 3 (42.86%) Google Drive
2 2 (28.57%) CAD
3 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Military
3 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
3 1 (14.29%) CATIA
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) PLM
3 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Solid Edge
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling

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 3 (42.86%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (42.86%) InDesign
2 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD
2 1 (14.29%) CATIA
2 1 (14.29%) Solid Edge
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Google Drive
General
1 1 (14.29%) Aerospace
1 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
1 1 (14.29%) Military
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Administrator
1 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) Mac Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) Mechanical Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Mechanical Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
1 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) DBS Check
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Adobe
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) Google
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £28 - £32 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
England
Huxley
Rate: £30 - £34 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Premier Group Recruitment
Rate: £15 - £20 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago