The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 175 191 189
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Automotive 10 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.20% 0.14% 0.087%
As % of the General category 0.39% 0.26% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 5
Average daily rate
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£360 £320 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -48.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £297 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £394 £880
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £446
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -10.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.97%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

General Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2554 3091 3331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.65% 54.28% 58.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1976 2234 2606
Average daily rate £475 £500 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 49 38
Average hourly rate £17.87 £22.38 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.15% +1.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.95 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -9.00%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) HTML
3 3 (23.08%) C++
3 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 3 (23.08%) VB
3 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (23.08%) CSS
3 3 (23.08%) Windows
3 3 (23.08%) Embedded C++
3 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 3 (23.08%) Avionics
3 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (15.38%) User Experience
4 2 (15.38%) Sass
4 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) French Language
4 2 (15.38%) WordPress
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) HTML5
4 2 (15.38%) Node.js
4 2 (15.38%) CSS3
4 2 (15.38%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) C#

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 2 (15.38%) WordPress
1 2 (15.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 3 (23.08%) Avionics
2 2 (15.38%) French Language
3 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) GUI Developer
2 2 (15.38%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (15.38%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Product Owner
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
3 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) HTML
2 3 (23.08%) CSS
2 3 (23.08%) jQuery
3 2 (15.38%) RESTful
3 2 (15.38%) HTML5
3 2 (15.38%) CSS3
3 2 (15.38%) Sass
3 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
4 1 (7.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (7.69%) Apache Flex
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (23.08%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) User Stories
3 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) People Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Web Design
4 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) MVC
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) C++
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) VB
1 3 (23.08%) Embedded C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
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