The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 23 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 Chelmsford 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 12 8 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +6
Contract jobs citing Automotive 4 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 5.97% 5.56% 1.82%
As % of the General category 16.00% 20.00% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +66.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £37.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +22.95%
General Category
Chelmsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 10 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chelmsford 37.31% 27.78% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 3
Average daily rate £140 £308 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.47% -35.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 £50.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% +92.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Automotive
Essex

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Chelmsford

Automotive
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
2 3 (42.86%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) JTAG
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Statistics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) C++
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
4 1 (14.29%) Firmware
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Replication
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chelmsford 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) DBA
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
2 1 (14.29%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Statistics
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Change Control
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (14.29%) Database Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) High Availability
4 1 (14.29%) Database Security
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 1 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
3 1 (14.29%) SQL
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) JTAG
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