Period
to 23 July 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 July 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 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 617 577 582
Rank change year-on-year -40 +5 -6
Contract jobs citing CAD 28 25 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.061% 0.060% 0.062%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.070% 0.069% 0.071%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 8 19
London median daily rate £150 £175 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -14.29% -36.36% +83.33%
10th Percentile £125 £125 £125
90th Percentile £509 £658 £515
England median daily rate £325 £275 £290
% change year-on-year +18.18% -5.17% -10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
London median hourly rate £15.00 £18.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -5.26% -15.56%
10th Percentile £14.50 £18.00 £18.50
90th Percentile £15.50 £18.00 £19.50
England median hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -2.17% -23.33% +33.33%

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 40,244 36,423 39,324
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.33% 87.03% 86.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,218 26,015 28,468
London median daily rate £500 £488 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +5.41% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £656 £650
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 387 348
London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.50 £21.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% +9.71% +9.85%
10th Percentile £14.00 £12.88 £11.25
90th Percentile £54.89 £50.50 £51.38
England median hourly rate £22.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -8.16% +3.16% +10.47%

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 July 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 July 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 -39 10 £150 - 6
West London -36 3 £540 - 6
North London - 2 £475 -
CAD
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 12 (42.86%) AutoCAD
2 9 (32.14%) Manufacturing
3 7 (25.00%) GIS
4 6 (21.43%) ArcGIS
4 6 (21.43%) Data Management
4 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
5 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (17.86%) Mobile Development
5 5 (17.86%) Collaborative Working
5 5 (17.86%) Retail
5 5 (17.86%) ESRI
5 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
6 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
7 3 (10.71%) Animation
7 3 (10.71%) Migration
7 3 (10.71%) Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (7.14%) SOA
8 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (7.14%) Workflow
8 2 (7.14%) Finance
8 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.14%) CATIA
8 2 (7.14%) DELMIA
8 2 (7.14%) PLM
8 2 (7.14%) JSON
8 2 (7.14%) Marketing
8 2 (7.14%) Degree
8 2 (7.14%) ENOVIA

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 6 (21.43%) ArcGIS
2 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (42.86%) AutoCAD
2 2 (7.14%) CATIA
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (3.57%) 3ds Max
3 1 (3.57%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (3.57%) Maya
3 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.57%) NUKE
3 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) DELMIA
1 2 (7.14%) ENOVIA
2 1 (3.57%) LexisNexis TimeMap
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) LAN
1 1 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (32.14%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.86%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Automotive
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Designer
2 11 (39.29%) CAD Technician
3 9 (32.14%) AutoCAD Designer
3 9 (32.14%) AutoCAD Technician
3 9 (32.14%) CAD Designer
4 6 (21.43%) Architect
4 6 (21.43%) GIS Architect
4 6 (21.43%) GIS Designer
4 6 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (21.43%) Solutions Designer
5 2 (7.14%) 3D Designer
5 2 (7.14%) Facilities Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Research Manager
6 1 (3.57%) CAD Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support
6 1 (3.57%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) SaaS Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) JSON
1 2 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (3.57%) CGI
2 1 (3.57%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 3 (10.71%) Animation
3 1 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) AIX
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Unix
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Data Management
2 5 (17.86%) Collaborative Working
2 5 (17.86%) Mobile Development
3 4 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 3 (10.71%) Migration
4 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.14%) PLM
5 2 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (7.14%) SOA
5 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.14%) Workflow
6 1 (3.57%) CAFM
6 1 (3.57%) Software Asset Management
6 1 (3.57%) Software License Management
6 1 (3.57%) Texturing
6 1 (3.57%) Virtual Environments
6 1 (3.57%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.57%) SQL
1 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) FlexNet
1 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) ESRI
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Adobe
3 1 (3.57%) Citrix
3 1 (3.57%) IBM
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) VMware