Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for CAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAD over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 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.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
England > London
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 604 609 610
Rank change year-on-year +5 +1 -22
Contract jobs citing CAD 25 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.054% 0.031% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.062% 0.035% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 7
London median daily rate £150 £650 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -76.92% +136.36% +83.33%
10th Percentile £125 £273 £232
90th Percentile £400 £695 £418
England median daily rate £275 £450 £354
% change year-on-year -38.89% +27.21% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% - -
England median hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £28.31
% change year-on-year -5.26% -16.11% +28.68%

CAD is in the Processes and Methodologies 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 process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,458 40,068 38,608
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.48% 88.05% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,218 29,022 27,755
London median daily rate £500 £500 £464
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.76% +3.11%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £643
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 469 367 405
London median hourly rate £21.25 £23.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £13.14 £11.44
90th Percentile £52.75 £50.50 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for CAD in London

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAD in London

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CAD in London over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CAD in London

CAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAD in London

CAD
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 CAD within the London region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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 - 10 £150 - 9
West London -10 1 - - 3
CAD
England

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing CAD 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 CAD.

1 13 (52.00%) AutoCAD
2 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 4 (16.00%) Project Management
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (16.00%) Adobe
3 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (12.00%) VoIP
4 3 (12.00%) CCNP
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (12.00%) Degree
4 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 3 (12.00%) Red Box
4 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (8.00%) Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (8.00%) Windows
6 1 (4.00%) AIX

CAD
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 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) AutoCAD
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (12.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (4.00%) Autodesk Inventor
5 1 (4.00%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.00%) VoIP
1 3 (12.00%) Wireshark
2 2 (8.00%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) GIS
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (16.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) CAD Designer
1 8 (32.00%) CAD Technician
1 8 (32.00%) Designer
2 7 (28.00%) AutoCAD Designer
3 5 (20.00%) AutoCAD Technician
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) VoIP Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3D Designer
5 2 (8.00%) CAD Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Facilities Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Hardware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Research Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.00%) AIX
2 1 (4.00%) Android
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.00%) CAE
3 1 (4.00%) CAFM
3 1 (4.00%) Data Security
3 1 (4.00%) Deployment Automation
3 1 (4.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (4.00%) Presales
3 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
3 1 (4.00%) Security Management
3 1 (4.00%) Software Asset Management
3 1 (4.00%) Software Deployment
3 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.00%) Software License Management
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (4.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.00%) CCNP
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (12.00%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (8.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.00%) FlexNet
3 1 (4.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco
2 3 (12.00%) Red Box
3 1 (4.00%) Citrix
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.00%) SAP
3 1 (4.00%) VMware