Period
to 25 August 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 August 2019 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 545 602 593
Rank change year-on-year +57 -9 +6
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 20 26 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.051% 0.057% 0.037%
As % of the Applications category 0.66% 0.72% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 23 10
London median daily rate £150 £240 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +37.14% -16.67%
10th Percentile £125 £125 £125
90th Percentile £269 £306 £276
England median daily rate £203 £250 £238
% change year-on-year -19.00% +5.26% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
London median hourly rate £27.50 - £18.00
England median hourly rate £39.25 £32.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year +22.66% +8.47% +22.92%

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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 3,040 3,600 3,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 7.75% 7.86% 8.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,037 2,392 2,407
London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £163 £156 £163
90th Percentile £600 £600 £600
England median daily rate £375 £375 £365
% change year-on-year - +2.74% +6.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 154 142
London median hourly rate £19.33 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.38% -4.76% +25.37%
10th Percentile £11.27 £13.00 £13.03
90th Percentile £47.50 £46.55 £50.00
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - -

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in London

AutoCAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AutoCAD in London

AutoCAD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AutoCAD in London over the 6 months to 25 August 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AutoCAD in London

AutoCAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AutoCAD in London

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the London region over the 6 months to 25 August 2019. 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
Central London +23 8 £150 - 6
West London +19 2 £125 - 3
AutoCAD
England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 12 (60.00%) CAD
2 9 (45.00%) SketchUp
3 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (20.00%) Workflow
5 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (15.00%) Marketing
6 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (15.00%) V-Ray
6 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
7 2 (10.00%) API Integration
7 2 (10.00%) Data Lake
7 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
7 2 (10.00%) Digital Twin
7 2 (10.00%) Azure
7 2 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) Vectorworks
7 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (10.00%) Big Data
7 2 (10.00%) Analytics
7 2 (10.00%) DevOps
7 2 (10.00%) C#
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (10.00%) 3ds Max
7 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
7 2 (10.00%) Degree
7 2 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
7 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Finance

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 9 (45.00%) SketchUp
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (10.00%) 3ds Max
4 2 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (5.00%) MicroStation
5 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
5 1 (5.00%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Azure
2 1 (5.00%) GitHub
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Big Data
1 2 (10.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) QGIS
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Finance
3 2 (10.00%) Retail
4 1 (5.00%) Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Law
4 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) 3D Designer
1 6 (30.00%) Designer
2 4 (20.00%) 3D Visualiser
3 3 (15.00%) AutoCAD Designer
3 3 (15.00%) CAD Designer
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) CAD Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.00%) CAD Technician
5 1 (5.00%) GIS Specialist
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) V-Ray
2 1 (5.00%) OpenLayers
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) CAD
2 4 (20.00%) Workflow
3 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) API Integration
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) Digital Twin
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Test Automation
4 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.00%) Architectural Design
5 1 (5.00%) CAFM
5 1 (5.00%) Data Security
5 1 (5.00%) Facilities Management
5 1 (5.00%) Presales
5 1 (5.00%) Project Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) Security Management
5 1 (5.00%) Workshop Facilitation
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
2 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) Vectorworks
3 1 (5.00%) Autodesk
3 1 (5.00%) ESRI