The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Coventry region.

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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 5 3 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Automotive 56 41 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 15.14% 16.67% 8.19%
As % of the General category 41.48% 35.65% 21.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 6 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £550 £538
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.27% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £390 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £438
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 5
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £27.10 £27.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £34.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £38.98
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -10.21%
General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
135 115 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 36.49% 46.75% 38.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 23 53
Average daily rate £375 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £228 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 18 8
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £25.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £33.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Automotive
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

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 29 July 2014.

Automotive Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 36 (46.15%) PLM
2 35 (44.87%) SAP
3 30 (38.46%) Manufacturing
4 29 (37.18%) Validation
4 29 (37.18%) Project Management
5 23 (29.49%) CAD
6 22 (28.21%) Migration
6 22 (28.21%) ENOVIA
6 22 (28.21%) Business Transformation
7 18 (23.08%) Requirements Management
7 18 (23.08%) Time Management
8 14 (17.95%) Data Architecture
8 14 (17.95%) Software Testing
8 14 (17.95%) PDM
8 14 (17.95%) DELMIA
9 10 (12.82%) Web Services
10 9 (11.54%) Visualisation
11 8 (10.26%) Marketing
11 8 (10.26%) Degree
11 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
11 8 (10.26%) Change Management
12 7 (8.97%) HTML
12 7 (8.97%) Data Migration
13 6 (7.69%) Integration Testing
13 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (7.69%) Data Mapping
13 6 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
13 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
13 6 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
13 6 (7.69%) MS Project

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.56%) CMS
3 1 (1.28%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (7.69%) MS Project
1 6 (7.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.85%) CATIA
3 3 (3.85%) MS Office
4 1 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.28%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (28.21%) ENOVIA
2 14 (17.95%) DELMIA
3 3 (3.85%) Google Analytics
3 3 (3.85%) SAP EWM
3 3 (3.85%) SAP PP
4 2 (2.56%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.28%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.28%) SAP MM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP CRM
5 1 (1.28%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (1.28%) SAP CO
5 1 (1.28%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.41%) Ethernet
1 5 (6.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) 3G
2 1 (1.28%) Wireless
2 1 (1.28%) 2G
2 1 (1.28%) MIMO
2 1 (1.28%) LTE
2 1 (1.28%) 4G
2 1 (1.28%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.28%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.28%) IPv4
2 1 (1.28%) IPv6
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SAP Data Services
2 2 (2.56%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.28%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.28%) Subversion
General
1 30 (38.46%) Manufacturing
2 8 (10.26%) Marketing
3 5 (6.41%) Electronics
4 4 (5.13%) Finance
4 4 (5.13%) Avionics
5 3 (3.85%) Publishing
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (17.95%) Applications Engineer
2 11 (14.10%) Architect
3 9 (11.54%) Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Consultant
4 7 (8.97%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (7.69%) Integration Architect
5 6 (7.69%) Analyst
6 4 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Design Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Electronics Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Portfolio Manager
6 4 (5.13%) Requirements Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Lead Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 3 (3.85%) Administrator
7 3 (3.85%) Senior Developer
8 2 (2.56%) Systems Support
8 2 (2.56%) Programmer
8 2 (2.56%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (12.82%) Web Services
2 7 (8.97%) HTML
3 6 (7.69%) WebSphere MQ
3 6 (7.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (3.85%) HTML5
4 3 (3.85%) .NET
4 3 (3.85%) ASP.NET
4 3 (3.85%) CSS
5 2 (2.56%) XML
6 1 (1.28%) J2EE
6 1 (1.28%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.28%) CSS3
6 1 (1.28%) jQuery
6 1 (1.28%) V-Ray
6 1 (1.28%) SAP Basis
6 1 (1.28%) Spring
6 1 (1.28%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.54%) Visualisation
2 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.28%) Telematics
4 1 (1.28%) Open Source
4 1 (1.28%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.85%) Windows
1 3 (3.85%) VMS
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Windows Vista
3 1 (1.28%) AIX
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (46.15%) PLM
2 29 (37.18%) Validation
2 29 (37.18%) Project Management
3 23 (29.49%) CAD
4 22 (28.21%) Migration
4 22 (28.21%) Business Transformation
5 18 (23.08%) Requirements Management
5 18 (23.08%) Time Management
6 14 (17.95%) Data Architecture
6 14 (17.95%) Software Testing
6 14 (17.95%) PDM
7 8 (10.26%) Change Management
8 7 (8.97%) Data Migration
9 6 (7.69%) Integration Testing
9 6 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
9 6 (7.69%) Data Mapping
9 6 (7.69%) ETL
9 6 (7.69%) TOGAF
10 5 (6.41%) CRM
10 5 (6.41%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.56%) Java
1 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
1 2 (2.56%) SQL
2 1 (1.28%) VBScript
2 1 (1.28%) ABAP
2 1 (1.28%) Embedded C
2 1 (1.28%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.28%) C
2 1 (1.28%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (1.28%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 35 (44.87%) SAP
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.69%) IBM
4 4 (5.13%) EMC
4 4 (5.13%) Google
4 4 (5.13%) Mentor Graphics
5 3 (3.85%) Progress
6 2 (2.56%) Capita
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle
7 1 (1.28%) Fujitsu
7 1 (1.28%) MKS