The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 18 27 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.09% 2.72% -
As % of the General category 7.14% 12.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.44 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.32% -3.26%
Automotive
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
14 31 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 15.22% 21.09% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 10
Median daily rate £378 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheltenham region citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Automotive
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 3 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Serena
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Serena