The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for CAD skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited CAD over the 3 months to 28 June 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 / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 255 255
Rank change year-on-year +18 0  
Contract jobs citing CAD 6 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.078% 0.16% 0.054%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.094% 0.19% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Median daily rate £400 £280 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -16.72%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £280 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £280 £367
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £280 £350
% change year-on-year -1.78% -20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £20.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +107.31% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year +8.43% -7.77%  

CAD is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6409 7357 7524
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.94% 81.95% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3744 4499 4351
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 269 254
Median hourly rate £29.92 £32.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +28.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £52.50 £47.79
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing CAD as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for CAD in the South East

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAD in the South East

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CAD in the South East over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CAD in the South East

CAD
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 CAD in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAD in the South East

CAD
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 CAD within the South East region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +6 2 - -
West Sussex - 2 £400 - 2
Berkshire +20 1 - - 3
Hampshire +6 1 £400 - 1
CAD
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 South East region with a requirement for CAD.

1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
3 2 (15.38%) OrCAD
3 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) SDLC
3 2 (15.38%) 4G
3 2 (15.38%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
3 2 (15.38%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) VB
3 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
3 2 (15.38%) 3G
3 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
3 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
3 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 2 (15.38%) CATIA
3 2 (15.38%) Cadence
3 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared

CAD
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 (15.38%) CATIA
1 2 (15.38%) OrCAD
2 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Solid Edge
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) 3G
1 2 (15.38%) 4G
2 1 (7.69%) 2G
2 1 (7.69%) ATM
2 1 (7.69%) LTE
2 1 (7.69%) SDH
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) Geospatial Data
2 1 (7.69%) GIS
2 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 4 (30.77%) Electronics
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 1 (7.69%) Automotive
3 1 (7.69%) Avionics
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 2 (15.38%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Mechanical Design Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Mechanical Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Electronics Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Broadcast Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) CAD Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Technical Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Site Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Transmission Planner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Driving Licence
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) SCADA
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
2 2 (15.38%) Change Control
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) SDLC
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Energy Management
3 1 (7.69%) Facilities Management
3 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Line Management
3 1 (7.69%) Network Design
3 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
3 1 (7.69%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (7.69%) Schematic Capture
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Assembly Language
1 2 (15.38%) C#
1 2 (15.38%) Embedded C
1 2 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) C
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cadence
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) EMC
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