The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 29 March 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 / North West
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 - 153
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.039% - 0.028%
As % of the Applications category 0.35% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £265 £245 £255
% change year-on-year +8.16% -3.92%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -8.33% -3.22%  

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 the North West with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 289 373 432
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 11.18% 9.64% 11.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 182 197
Median daily rate £336 £350 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.92% +12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £175 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £500 £458
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £335 £325
% change year-on-year +0.74% +3.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 57 62
Median hourly rate £37.48 £17.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +114.14% +25.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.30 £11.30 £10.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £47.33 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +13.79%  

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

AutoCAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AutoCAD in the North West

AutoCAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AutoCAD in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 North West region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager