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 30 May 2016 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 36 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 2 6 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.65% 1.58% -
As % of the General category 1.90% 3.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £485 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.75 £34.66
% change year-on-year
+13.38% -8.39%
Automotive
East of England

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
105 186 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 34.20% 49.08% 34.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 139 88
Median daily rate £450 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Median hourly rate £8.25 £40.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.37% +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

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
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
1 2 (100.00%) Telematics
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SMS
1 2 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) WSDL
1 2 (100.00%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Telematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Line Management
1 2 (100.00%) Process Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management