The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bristol region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 62 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Contract jobs citing Automotive 8 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.85% 0.47% 0.30%
As % of the General category 2.59% 1.19% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Average daily rate £463 £213 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+117.64% -50.58%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
309 252 499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.98% 39.44% 50.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 173 364
Average daily rate £385 £350 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £425 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 25
Average hourly rate £24.00 £30.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Automotive
South West

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 3 (33.33%) SQL
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Segmentation
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (22.22%) SPSS
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
3 1 (11.11%) Informatica
3 1 (11.11%) C
3 1 (11.11%) C#
3 1 (11.11%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) HTML
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) MySQL
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (11.11%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SPSS
2 1 (11.11%) CATIA
2 1 (11.11%) Windchill
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Aerospace
3 1 (11.11%) Military
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
1 3 (33.33%) Data Manager
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Information Architect
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Data Analytics
1 3 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Analytics
2 2 (22.22%) Customer Segmentation
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
2 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Statistical Modelling
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) PLM
3 1 (11.11%) PDM
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Insight
3 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Java
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) Python
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Informatica
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) SAP