The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 58 52 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.30% 0.82% -
As % of the General category 0.92% 2.02% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Average daily rate £305 £288 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.44 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+11.32% +8.41%
Automotive
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
217 247 210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.05% 40.43% 36.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 136 128
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.48% +5.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.10 £6.84 £9.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £26.00 £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Automotive
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) CANoe
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) NHS
2 1 (25.00%) NEC
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) X++
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) SCADA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
2 1 (25.00%) Relational Database

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) CANoe
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support
1 1 (25.00%) Applications Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics AX Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Report Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Validation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) CAN bus
1 1 (25.00%) NHS
1 1 (25.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) System Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
1 1 (25.00%) VBA
1 1 (25.00%) X++
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Fujitsu
2 1 (25.00%) NEC
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