Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for AutoCAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AutoCAD over the 6 months to 17 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.

Autodesk AutoCAD
England > South East
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 369 364 354
Rank change year-on-year -5 -10 +35
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 7 6 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.042% 0.037% 0.14%
As % of the Applications category 0.42% 0.35% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 6
South East median daily rate £130 £213 £195
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.82% +8.97% +8.33%
10th Percentile £115 £181 £156
90th Percentile £145 £315 £223
England median daily rate £250 £275 £270
% change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% +66.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £37.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -41.33% +82.93% -
10th Percentile £17.80 £36.25 £19.25
90th Percentile £26.60 £38.75 £28.95
England median hourly rate £31.00 £29.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +5.08% +43.90% +64.00%

AutoCAD is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 1,674 1,704 1,817
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 10.16% 10.48% 10.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 908 915
South East median daily rate £375 £338 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.96% +5.47% -1.54%
10th Percentile £150 £135 £131
90th Percentile £525 £500 £488
England median daily rate £375 £360 £340
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.88% -2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 193 239
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £15.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.23% - +3.33%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.25 £9.25
90th Percentile £40.00 £34.90 £40.35
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +3.13% -3.03% +6.95%

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing AutoCAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for AutoCAD in the South East

AutoCAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AutoCAD in the South East

AutoCAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AutoCAD in the South East

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Thames Valley +13 2 - - 17
Hampshire -20 2 - - 12
Surrey - 2 £130 - 9
Berkshire -2 1 - - 4
Kent - 1 - - 8
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 11
AutoCAD
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing AutoCAD 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 South East region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 5 (71.43%) CAD
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
2 2 (28.57%) SketchUp
3 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (14.29%) Autodesk
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
3 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (14.29%) Revit
3 1 (14.29%) Solid Edge

AutoCAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (28.57%) SketchUp
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Revit
2 1 (14.29%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
General
1 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) CAD Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD Designer
2 2 (28.57%) AutoCAD Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) CAD Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) 3D CAD Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) AutoCAD Draughtsman
3 1 (14.29%) CAD Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) CAD Draughtsman
3 1 (14.29%) CAD Operator
3 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Draughtsman
3 1 (14.29%) Project Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Autodesk
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft