Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 21 October 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)
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 84 - 109
Rank change year-on-year - +109 -7
Contract jobs citing CAD 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.080% - 0.053%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.099% - 0.068%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Reading median daily rate £375 - -
Berkshire median daily rate £375 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Reading median hourly rate - - -
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Reading with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1012 1206 1461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 81.09% 79.66% 77.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 579 671 872
Reading median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £280 £235 £235
90th Percentile £575 £575 £549
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 45 80
Reading median hourly rate £18.24 £22.35 £28.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.39% -22.13% +68.48%
10th Percentile £10.75 £14.25 £14.85
90th Percentile £40.53 £43.28 £40.33
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year -8.57% -35.19% +58.17%

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for CAD in Reading

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAD in Reading

CAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAD in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Reading region with a requirement for CAD.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStation
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Direct3D
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk Inventor

CAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 1 (100.00%) Autodesk Inventor
1 1 (100.00%) MicroStation
1 1 (100.00%) SOLIDWORKS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Direct3D
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) Mason
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Autodesk