The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Autodesk AutoCAD
England / West Midlands
Rank 115 127 121
Rank change year-on-year +12 -6  
Contract jobs citing AutoCAD 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.044% 0.11% 0.041%
As % of the Applications category 0.37% 1.05% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £260 £185 £255
% change year-on-year +40.54% -27.45%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
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 West Midlands with a requirement for software application skills.

Contract Software Application Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 267 287 351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 11.70% 10.77% 14.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 148 136
Median daily rate £325 £330 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.51% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £164 £179 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £331 £330 £325
% change year-on-year +0.30% +1.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 68
Median hourly rate £16.00 £12.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £11.20 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £20.00 £32.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.93
% change year-on-year -9.09% +10.55%  

AutoCAD
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

AutoCAD
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for AutoCAD in the West Midlands

AutoCAD
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for AutoCAD in the West Midlands

AutoCAD
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AutoCAD within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Solihull - 1 - -
AutoCAD
England

AutoCAD
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for AutoCAD.

1 2 (100.00%) MS Visio
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Leaflet
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) BICSI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BICSI RCDD
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Derivative
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE

AutoCAD
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) Ethernet
2 1 (50.00%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Leaflet
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) CESG
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Information Security
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) BICSI Certification
2 1 (50.00%) BICSI RCDD
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
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