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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 183 197 187
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -10
Contract jobs citing Automotive 9 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.18% 0.083% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.34% 0.15% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 7
Average daily rate
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£360 £320 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £320 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £320 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £394 £450
% change year-on-year
-14.28% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £6.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £28.50 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+11.40% -15.55%
Automotive
London

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
2642 3377 3257
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.14% 56.22% 56.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2063 2560 2531
Average daily rate £475 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 48 50
Average hourly rate £17.87 £19.49 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -13.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.25 £10.60 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £42.50 £49.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £21.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+24.70% -15.00%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 January 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 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
2 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
3 2 (16.67%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (16.67%) C++
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) VB
3 2 (16.67%) .NET
3 2 (16.67%) MS Office
3 2 (16.67%) WPF
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) French Language
3 2 (16.67%) Avionics
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Blend
4 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (8.33%) Subversion
3 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 2 (16.67%) French Language
1 2 (16.67%) Avionics
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) ScrumMaster
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Product Owner
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Data Manager
3 1 (8.33%) .NET Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Leader
3 1 (8.33%) GUI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) WPF
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
4 1 (8.33%) People Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) MVVM
4 1 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Design
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Assessment
4 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) C++
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) VB
1 2 (16.67%) Embedded C++
2 1 (8.33%) VBA
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
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Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 24 days ago