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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 195 204 223
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Contract jobs citing Automotive 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.15% 0.068% 0.042%
As % of the General category 0.29% 0.13% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
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£450 £419 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -20.23%
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
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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
3130 3004 4139
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 52.66% 50.92% 58.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2442 2259 3113
Average daily rate £500 £475 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 29 78
Average hourly rate £20.36 £20.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% -4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.69 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.05 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (38.46%) Java
3 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
4 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
4 3 (23.08%) CSS
4 3 (23.08%) CRM
4 3 (23.08%) HTML
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (15.38%) Sass
5 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (15.38%) Node.js
5 2 (15.38%) CSS3
5 2 (15.38%) DevOps
5 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
5 2 (15.38%) Mobile First
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) jQuery
5 2 (15.38%) HTML5
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
5 2 (15.38%) WordPress
5 2 (15.38%) Maven

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 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
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Confluence
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Maven
1 2 (15.38%) TeamCity
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) JIRA
2 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
1 1 (7.69%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) GUI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) CRM Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
2 2 (15.38%) jQuery
2 2 (15.38%) Web Services
2 2 (15.38%) RESTful
2 2 (15.38%) HTML5
2 2 (15.38%) CSS3
2 2 (15.38%) Sass
2 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
2 2 (15.38%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (7.69%) Backbone.js
3 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
3 1 (7.69%) Java EE
3 1 (7.69%) JSON
3 1 (7.69%) Mason
3 1 (7.69%) J2EE
3 1 (7.69%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) Asset Management
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
4 2 (15.38%) Software Engineering
4 2 (15.38%) DevOps
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile First
5 1 (7.69%) Test Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Auto-Scaling
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
3 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) Embedded C++
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.69%) CAPM
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe