The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 81 96 68
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -28
Contract jobs citing Automotive 10 2 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.65% 0.12% 1.45%
As % of the General category 2.05% 0.38% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 15
Average daily rate
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£85 £300 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-71.83% -33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.77%
Automotive
England

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
488 529 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 31.81% 32.06% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 298 273
Average daily rate £425 £363 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -13.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £99 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 34 18
Average hourly rate £9.94 £35.00 £60.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.60% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £11.00 £13.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £56.21 £65.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -24.56%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire - 5 - -
Derbyshire - 3 £85 - 3
Nottinghamshire +13 1 £350 +16.66%
Northamptonshire - 1 - - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 7 (58.33%) Adobe
2 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (41.67%) FrameMaker
3 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) HTML
4 2 (16.67%) Retail
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Legal
4 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (16.67%) Time Management
4 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 2 (16.67%) HubSpot
5 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
5 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (8.33%) FMCG
5 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (8.33%) Qt
5 1 (8.33%) Contract for Difference
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) Validation
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Workflow
5 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (8.33%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Logistics

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 5 (41.67%) FrameMaker
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (50.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
2 2 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Author
1 5 (41.67%) Technical Author
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Graphic Designer
2 2 (16.67%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Programme Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Qt
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
1 1 (8.33%) Contract for Difference
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Time Management
1 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (8.33%) Supplier Management
2 1 (8.33%) Use Case
2 1 (8.33%) Validation
2 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (8.33%) Workflow
2 1 (8.33%) Data Management
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) Process Management
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) PMP
1 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) HubSpot