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 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 195 209 214
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +5
Contract jobs citing Automotive 4 8 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.068% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the General category 0.13% 0.19% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 8
Average daily rate
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- £406 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.55 £37.80 £39.00
% change year-on-year
-11.24% -3.07%
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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
2988 4244 4749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 50.65% 58.55% 60.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2213 3158 3573
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £320 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 65 69
Average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.31% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.02 £52.05 £52.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 2014, 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 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) MS Office
3 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
4 2 (25.00%) C#
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
5 1 (12.50%) MVC
5 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) HTML
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (12.50%) VBA
5 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) OO
5 1 (12.50%) OOD
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (12.50%) MVVM
5 1 (12.50%) Orchard CMS
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Advertising
5 1 (12.50%) CMS
5 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
5 1 (12.50%) Subversion

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 1 (12.50%) CMS
1 1 (12.50%) Orchard CMS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 1 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) CruiseControl
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Tester
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Informatics
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) OO
1 1 (12.50%) OOD
1 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MVC
1 1 (12.50%) Logistics
1 1 (12.50%) MVVM
1 1 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
2 1 (12.50%) VBA
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
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