The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Basildon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 15 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-4 0
Contract jobs citing Automotive 5 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 9.62% 2.38% 2.44%
As % of the General category 17.86% 5.88% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £31.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Basildon region.

General Category
Basildon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basildon 53.85% 40.48% 34.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 2
Average daily rate £438 £650 £775
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.69% -16.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 9
Average hourly rate £44.20 £31.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+42.58% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.80 £31.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £38.60 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
- -3.05%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Basildon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Basildon

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Automotive across the Basildon region.

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Basildon

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Basildon region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Basildon

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Basildon region.

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Basildon

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basildon

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Automotive also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automotive.

1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) J2EE
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) SOAP
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) TopLink
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
4 2 (22.22%) BDD
4 2 (22.22%) REST
4 2 (22.22%) QA
4 2 (22.22%) Selenium
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
5 1 (11.11%) PrimeFaces
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 1 (11.11%) SDLC
5 1 (11.11%) XMLA
5 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
5 1 (11.11%) Finance
5 1 (11.11%) CSS
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) SQL
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) XML
5 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Basildon by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Basildon region citing Automotive also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automotive. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (11.11%) WebFOCUS
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Selenium
1 2 (22.22%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Java Developer
2 2 (22.22%) QA Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Automation Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Lead Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Tester
2 2 (22.22%) Selenium Tester
3 1 (11.11%) UI Programmer
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) UI Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 3 (33.33%) J2EE
2 3 (33.33%) SOAP
2 3 (33.33%) Web Services
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) TopLink
2 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (22.22%) REST
4 1 (11.11%) CSS3
4 1 (11.11%) PrimeFaces
4 1 (11.11%) JSF
4 1 (11.11%) XML
4 1 (11.11%) CSS
4 1 (11.11%) .NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) BDD
1 2 (22.22%) Automation Testing
1 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 1 (11.11%) SDLC
2 1 (11.11%) Data Transformation
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 1 (11.11%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PMP
1 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA