The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 5 May 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 63 69 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing Automotive 30 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 2.33% 1.34% 1.39%
As % of the General category 5.41% 3.37% 5.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 12 10
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £400 £355
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.82 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.16% -13.33%
Automotive
South East

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

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
555 475 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 43.06% 39.78% 26.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 252 115
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £233 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 17
Average hourly rate £36.25 £12.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+202.08% -46.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +15 26 £365 -8.75% 5
Automotive
South East

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
6 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
6 7 (15.91%) Project Management
7 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
7 6 (13.64%) Migration
7 6 (13.64%) Web Services
7 6 (13.64%) Degree
8 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
8 5 (11.36%) Marketing
8 5 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.36%) HP
9 4 (9.09%) Middleware
9 4 (9.09%) DWDM
9 4 (9.09%) DTV
9 4 (9.09%) Electronics
9 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
9 4 (9.09%) VMware
9 4 (9.09%) Cisco
9 4 (9.09%) SOA
9 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
9 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.09%) Windows
9 4 (9.09%) UML
9 4 (9.09%) SAP
9 4 (9.09%) SQL Server

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (6.82%) SharePoint
1 3 (6.82%) WebSphere
2 2 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS Project
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) DWDM
1 4 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (6.82%) LDAP
2 3 (6.82%) X.500
3 1 (2.27%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
1 1 (2.27%) Selenium
General
1 19 (43.18%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Retail
3 6 (13.64%) Manufacturing
4 5 (11.36%) Marketing
5 4 (9.09%) Electronics
5 4 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (2.27%) Back Office
6 1 (2.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Analyst
2 19 (43.18%) Business Analyst
3 9 (20.45%) Architect
4 8 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (11.36%) Project Manager
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Test Analyst
7 3 (6.82%) Consultant
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Technical Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Architect
8 2 (4.55%) Digital Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.27%) PMO Analyst
9 1 (2.27%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.27%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) Web Services
2 4 (9.09%) Middleware
3 3 (6.82%) SOAP
3 3 (6.82%) SAML
4 2 (4.55%) CSS
4 2 (4.55%) HTML
4 2 (4.55%) jQuery
4 2 (4.55%) REST
4 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (2.27%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) DTV
2 3 (6.82%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.82%) Blog
2 3 (6.82%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.55%) User Experience
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) DataPower
4 1 (2.27%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.09%) Windows
1 4 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (20.45%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (18.18%) Business Analysis
4 7 (15.91%) Project Management
4 7 (15.91%) Waterfall
5 6 (13.64%) Migration
6 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (11.36%) Project Planning
6 5 (11.36%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (9.09%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.09%) TOGAF
7 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 4 (9.09%) UML
7 4 (9.09%) SOA
7 4 (9.09%) User Stories
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.82%) Use Case
8 3 (6.82%) Change Management
8 3 (6.82%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.55%) C
1 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.55%) SQL
1 2 (4.55%) Embedded C
2 1 (2.27%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) Degree
2 3 (6.82%) ISEB
3 1 (2.27%) CISSP
3 1 (2.27%) GIAC
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) HP
2 4 (9.09%) VMware
2 4 (9.09%) Brocade
2 4 (9.09%) SAP
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco
3 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.55%) Adobe
3 2 (4.55%) Twitter
4 1 (2.27%) Renesas
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle
4 1 (2.27%) IBM
4 1 (2.27%) Green Hills
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