Period
to 14 December 2017

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 14 December 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.

Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
England > London
6 months to
14 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 596 595
Rank change year-on-year -9 -1 -27
Contract jobs citing CAD 26 20 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.055% 0.045% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.063% 0.052% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
London median daily rate £208 £350 £150
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.71% +133.33% -50.00%
10th Percentile £125 £233 £125
90th Percentile £673 £419 £387
England median daily rate £400 £375 £320
% change year-on-year +6.67% +17.19% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 3
London median hourly rate £20.60 - £17.50
10th Percentile £16.95 - £16.05
90th Percentile £28.45 - £29.55
England median hourly rate £20.60 £20.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.49% -18.00% +11.11%

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 41268 38467 39109
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.84% 86.24% 84.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 30068 27521 27926
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.27%
10th Percentile £313 £308 £288
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £430 £425
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 378 421 476
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +12.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.29 £12.15 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.08 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £24.41 £22.06
% change year-on-year +2.42% +10.67% +16.09%

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 14 December 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing CAD in London over the 6 months to 14 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 December 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
East London - 3 - -
West London -8 2 £150 -62.50% 2
South London -32 1 - - 1
CAD
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing CAD 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 CAD.

1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (23.08%) GIS
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (15.38%) C
5 4 (15.38%) SQL
5 4 (15.38%) AutoCAD
5 4 (15.38%) Wireless
5 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
6 3 (11.54%) Cartography
6 3 (11.54%) QGIS
6 3 (11.54%) Data Acquisition
6 3 (11.54%) Spatial Analysis
6 3 (11.54%) LLPG
6 3 (11.54%) Local Government
6 3 (11.54%) BS7666
6 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
6 3 (11.54%) Data Management
6 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
6 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (7.69%) DWDM
7 2 (7.69%) Workflow
7 2 (7.69%) NetCracker
7 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (7.69%) PDM
7 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (7.69%) Revit
7 2 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
7 2 (7.69%) Data Centre

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:

Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (15.38%) AutoCAD
4 2 (7.69%) Revit
4 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.85%) ProjectWise
5 1 (3.85%) PTC Creo
5 1 (3.85%) Windchill
Communications & Networking
1 4 (15.38%) Wireless
2 2 (7.69%) DWDM
3 1 (3.85%) 2G
3 1 (3.85%) 3G
3 1 (3.85%) 4G
3 1 (3.85%) ATM
3 1 (3.85%) GSM
3 1 (3.85%) SDH
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.85%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) GIS
2 3 (11.54%) QGIS
3 2 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
4 1 (3.85%) Spatial Data
General
1 11 (42.31%) Telecoms
2 3 (11.54%) Local Government
2 3 (11.54%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Aerospace
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Legal
3 1 (3.85%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) CAD Technician
2 3 (11.54%) Coordinator
2 3 (11.54%) GIS Officer
3 2 (7.69%) 3D Designer
3 2 (7.69%) AutoCAD Designer
3 2 (7.69%) AutoCAD Technician
3 2 (7.69%) CAD Designer
3 2 (7.69%) CAD Support
3 2 (7.69%) Designer
3 2 (7.69%) Field Support Technician
3 2 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 2 (7.69%) IT Support
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Support Technician
3 2 (7.69%) Telecoms Technician
4 1 (3.85%) CAD Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Facilities Manager
4 1 (3.85%) GIS Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) LLPG
2 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (15.38%) Visualisation
2 3 (11.54%) Asset Management
2 3 (11.54%) Cartography
2 3 (11.54%) Data Acquisition
2 3 (11.54%) Data Management
2 3 (11.54%) Project Management
2 3 (11.54%) Spatial Analysis
3 2 (7.69%) 3D Visualisation
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.69%) PDM
3 2 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (3.85%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (3.85%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.85%) Line Management
4 1 (3.85%) Network Management
4 1 (3.85%) Open Source
4 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.85%) Remote Sensing
4 1 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (3.85%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) C
1 4 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) CCNP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) BS7666
2 1 (3.85%) Basel III
2 1 (3.85%) CRD IV
2 1 (3.85%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) NetCracker
2 1 (3.85%) ESRI
2 1 (3.85%) IBM
2 1 (3.85%) Red Box
2 1 (3.85%) SAP