The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 33 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.37% 0.31% -
As % of the General category 1.16% 1.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £340
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.85 £35.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-19.31% +11.71%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 91 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 31.73% 28.62% 33.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 62 103
Median daily rate £460 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £208 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £42.50 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.34% +207.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Bedford - 1 - -
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) SysML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) Telematics
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Siemens NX
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 1 (50.00%) Siemens NX
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Automotive Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) CAD Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Designer
1 1 (50.00%) Telematics Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (50.00%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) CAD
1 1 (50.00%) Prototyping
1 1 (50.00%) SysML
1 1 (50.00%) Test Planning
1 1 (50.00%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) Use Case
1 1 (50.00%) User Stories