The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 21 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing Automotive 19 70 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.46% 17.72% 12.54%
As % of the General category 14.84% 44.30% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 3
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£340 £363 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.20% -36.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 11
Average hourly rate £42.50 £31.50 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.92% -16.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £31.50 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -16.66%
Automotive
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
128 158 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.78% 40.00% 40.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 40 19
Average daily rate £450 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £180 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £507 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 32 18
Average hourly rate £33.08 £35.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.48% -7.40%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Automotive
Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Automotive Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 17 (38.64%) SAP
2 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 8 (18.18%) Degree
3 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (13.64%) Validation
4 6 (13.64%) Migration
4 6 (13.64%) Service Management
4 6 (13.64%) V-Model
4 6 (13.64%) IEC 61508
5 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
5 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (11.36%) ITIL
5 5 (11.36%) ITSM
5 5 (11.36%) Electronics
6 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 3 (6.82%) Analytics
7 3 (6.82%) Java
7 3 (6.82%) Data Management
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
8 2 (4.55%) PLM
8 2 (4.55%) ERP
8 2 (4.55%) Project Management
8 2 (4.55%) UML
8 2 (4.55%) SAP PP
8 2 (4.55%) CAD
8 2 (4.55%) Teamcenter
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) MS Project
1 1 (2.27%) MS Office
1 1 (2.27%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) SAP PP
1 2 (4.55%) Teamcenter
1 2 (4.55%) SAP LE
2 1 (2.27%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.27%) SAP QM
2 1 (2.27%) ENOVIA
2 1 (2.27%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.27%) DTS
2 1 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
2 1 (2.27%) Ranorex
2 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.27%) LSMW
General
1 8 (18.18%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Electronics
3 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.27%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Architect
1 6 (13.64%) Analyst
2 5 (11.36%) SAP Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Data Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Data Migration Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) SAP Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Developer
5 2 (4.55%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Senior Developer
6 1 (2.27%) Release Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Business Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Software Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Integration Architect
6 1 (2.27%) SAP Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) SAP MM Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.27%) STL
2 1 (2.27%) Web Services
2 1 (2.27%) EDI
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (2.27%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.64%) Service Management
2 6 (13.64%) Validation
2 6 (13.64%) Migration
2 6 (13.64%) V-Model
3 5 (11.36%) ITIL
3 5 (11.36%) ITSM
3 5 (11.36%) Data Migration
3 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (6.82%) Analytics
4 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
4 3 (6.82%) Data Management
5 2 (4.55%) TOGAF
5 2 (4.55%) Logistics
5 2 (4.55%) Software Engineering
5 2 (4.55%) SysML
5 2 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
5 2 (4.55%) PLM
5 2 (4.55%) UML
5 2 (4.55%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) Ruby
2 1 (2.27%) C
2 1 (2.27%) C#
2 1 (2.27%) C++
2 1 (2.27%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Degree
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.64%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 17 (38.64%) SAP
2 1 (2.27%) IBM
2 1 (2.27%) Siemens
2 1 (2.27%) Micro Focus