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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 192 201 192
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Automotive 4 1 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.072% 0.015% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.14% 0.027% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
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£419 - £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 - £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £6.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -
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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
2855 3716 3357
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 51.07% 55.88% 55.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2252 2819 2577
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 £293 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 53 52
Average hourly rate £18.75 £20.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £10.70 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.45 £38.40 £49.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 27 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 4 (44.44%) User Experience
3 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) French Language
4 2 (22.22%) WPF
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (11.11%) MVVM
5 1 (11.11%) QA
5 1 (11.11%) Avionics
5 1 (11.11%) Windows
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
5 1 (11.11%) C#
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) VB
5 1 (11.11%) VBA
5 1 (11.11%) .NET
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Radio Access Network
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
2 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (22.22%) French Language
3 1 (11.11%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Developer
1 2 (22.22%) Test Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) ScrumMaster
1 2 (22.22%) Product Owner
2 1 (11.11%) Tester
2 1 (11.11%) UX Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Designer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Leader
2 1 (11.11%) GUI Developer
2 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) WPF
2 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Scrum
1 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analysis
1 2 (22.22%) User Stories
2 1 (11.11%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) C++
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VBA
1 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
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