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 3 months to 24 June 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
England / London
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 404 412 414
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2  
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 8 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.074% 0.034%
As % of the Applications category 0.48% 0.82% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 5
Median daily rate £206 £210 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% -23.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £362 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £213 £180 £300
% change year-on-year +18.05% -40.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £22.50 -
% change year-on-year +48.88% -  

AutoCAD 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 London with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1672 1960 2480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 8.18% 9.04% 10.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1087 1408 1622
Median daily rate £400 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £530 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 71 137
Median hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.71% +2.94%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £26.25 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.64 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +13.79%  

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

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 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 3 months to 24 June 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
City of London -1 1 £150 -55.88% 1
AutoCAD
England

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 London region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 9 (45.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (30.00%) CAD
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) 3D Visualisation
5 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
6 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
6 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 2 (10.00%) DHCP
6 2 (10.00%) DNS
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 2 (10.00%) Adobe
6 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.00%) Meraki
6 2 (10.00%) Electronics
6 2 (10.00%) vMotion
6 2 (10.00%) vSphere
6 2 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.00%) SketchUp
6 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (10.00%) 3ds Max
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
6 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (5.00%) Smallworld
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (10.00%) 3ds Max
2 2 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) SketchUp
3 1 (5.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.00%) FreeHand
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (5.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.00%) DHCP
1 2 (10.00%) DNS
1 2 (10.00%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (5.00%) LAN
2 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.00%) WAN
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
General
1 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (10.00%) Electronics
4 1 (5.00%) Finance
4 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) 3D Designer
1 8 (40.00%) AutoCAD Designer
1 8 (40.00%) CAD Designer
1 8 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Design Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Mac Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Site Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) Analyst
3 1 (5.00%) AutoCAD Technician
3 1 (5.00%) CAD Technician
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Document Controller
3 1 (5.00%) Document Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Hardware Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) CCTV
1 1 (5.00%) CESG
1 1 (5.00%) Derivative
1 1 (5.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (30.00%) CAD
3 5 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (20.00%) 3D Visualisation
5 2 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Analytics
6 1 (5.00%) Business Development
6 1 (5.00%) CRM
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Presales
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
2 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) vSphere
3 1 (5.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 2 (10.00%) Adobe
1 2 (10.00%) Cisco
1 2 (10.00%) Meraki
1 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Cramer
2 1 (5.00%) EMC
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Lotus
2 1 (5.00%) MetaSolv
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
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