Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 November 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 West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 198 206
Rank change year-on-year 0 +8 -7
Contract jobs citing CAD 8 6 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.14% 0.11% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
South West median daily rate £384 £218 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +76.44% -20.91% -
10th Percentile £160 £207 £238
90th Percentile £594 £224 £308
England median daily rate £438 £360 £328
% change year-on-year +21.53% +9.92% +9.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
South West median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £19.30 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -25.77% +15.56% -1.10%

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 the South West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4600 4555 5222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.17% 80.08% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2904 3079 3534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 267 261
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%
10th Percentile £12.34 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.19
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

CAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing CAD as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for CAD in the South West

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for CAD in the South West

CAD
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing CAD in the South West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for CAD in the South West

CAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for CAD in the South West

CAD
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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
Bristol -11 3 £180 -17.24% 1
Wiltshire +2 2 - - 1
Devon - 2 £588 -
Cornwall - 1 - -
CAD
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 West region with a requirement for CAD.

1 3 (37.50%) Siemens
1 3 (37.50%) AutoCAD
1 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
1 3 (37.50%) Teamcenter
1 3 (37.50%) Siemens NX
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (25.00%) PDM
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Data Management
2 2 (25.00%) Document Management
2 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) HND
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
3 1 (12.50%) CAE
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
3 1 (12.50%) Degree

CAD
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) AutoCAD
1 3 (37.50%) Siemens NX
2 2 (25.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) CATIA
3 1 (12.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (12.50%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (37.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (25.00%) CAD Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Architect
2 1 (12.50%) CAD Technician
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Data Management
1 2 (25.00%) Document Management
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL
1 2 (25.00%) PDM
2 1 (12.50%) CAE
2 1 (12.50%) Change Control
2 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
2 1 (12.50%) PLM
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Validation
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HND
1 2 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Siemens
2 1 (12.50%) VMware