The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 88 112 111
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Contract jobs citing Automotive 35 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.49% 0.52% 0.74%
As % of the General category 4.90% 1.75% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 4
Average daily rate £300 £323 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.97% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £209 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £339 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 9
Average hourly rate £44.00 £42.50 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +51.78%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +8.62%
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
715 744 756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.50% 29.62% 31.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 443 388
Average daily rate £425 £415 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £225 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 45 66
Average hourly rate £29.00 £20.93 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.55% -32.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £14.04 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Automotive
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the East of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Automotive Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Essex +12 27 £300 -6.97% 5
Hertfordshire +12 5 £325 +116.66%
Cambridgeshire +10 2 - - 4
Norfolk - 1 - -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 27 (29.67%) Java
2 22 (24.18%) SQL
3 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (19.78%) J2EE
5 17 (18.68%) Oracle
5 17 (18.68%) Project Management
6 15 (16.48%) Unix
6 15 (16.48%) Windows
7 14 (15.38%) PL/SQL
8 13 (14.29%) Web Services
8 13 (14.29%) Marketing
9 12 (13.19%) HTML
10 11 (12.09%) AccuRev
11 10 (10.99%) XML
11 10 (10.99%) Linux
11 10 (10.99%) OO
11 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
11 10 (10.99%) Zachman Framework
11 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
12 9 (9.89%) Hibernate
12 9 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
13 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
13 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
13 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
13 8 (8.79%) Manufacturing
14 7 (7.69%) Degree
14 7 (7.69%) WebSphere
14 7 (7.69%) C
14 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
14 7 (7.69%) Struts

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (7.69%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.10%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (8.79%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.30%) MS Office
3 2 (2.20%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.20%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (1.10%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.10%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.10%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.40%) Internet
1 4 (4.40%) SMS
1 4 (4.40%) Wireless
2 3 (3.30%) Firewall
2 3 (3.30%) FTP
2 3 (3.30%) Intranet
2 3 (3.30%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.20%) DNS
3 2 (2.20%) Extranet
3 2 (2.20%) IMAP
3 2 (2.20%) LAN
3 2 (2.20%) LDAP
3 2 (2.20%) MPLS
3 2 (2.20%) Network Security
3 2 (2.20%) OSPF
3 2 (2.20%) SMTP
3 2 (2.20%) SSL
3 2 (2.20%) VoIP
3 2 (2.20%) VPN
3 2 (2.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.89%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.69%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.49%) WebFOCUS
4 3 (3.30%) DB2
4 3 (3.30%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.20%) Big Data
5 2 (2.20%) DataStage
5 2 (2.20%) MS Access
6 1 (1.10%) Adabas
6 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (12.09%) AccuRev
2 5 (5.49%) Ant
2 5 (5.49%) Checkstyle
2 5 (5.49%) FindBugs
2 5 (5.49%) Jenkins
2 5 (5.49%) JUnit
2 5 (5.49%) TestDirector
3 3 (3.30%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.20%) ClearCase
4 2 (2.20%) ClearQuest
5 1 (1.10%) Subversion
5 1 (1.10%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
General
1 13 (14.29%) Marketing
2 8 (8.79%) Manufacturing
3 6 (6.59%) Finance
4 3 (3.30%) Legal
4 3 (3.30%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.20%) Aerospace
5 2 (2.20%) Avionics
5 2 (2.20%) Retail
6 1 (1.10%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.10%) German Language
6 1 (1.10%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (21.98%) Developer
2 14 (15.38%) Analyst
3 13 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 12 (13.19%) Architect
5 10 (10.99%) J2EE Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Java Developer
5 10 (10.99%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (8.79%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 7 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 6 (6.59%) Consultant
8 6 (6.59%) Security Analyst
8 6 (6.59%) Software Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) DBA
9 5 (5.49%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Administrator
10 4 (4.40%) HTML Developer
10 4 (4.40%) IT Architect
10 4 (4.40%) Java Applications Developer
10 4 (4.40%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (19.78%) J2EE
2 13 (14.29%) Web Services
3 12 (13.19%) HTML
4 10 (10.99%) XML
5 9 (9.89%) Hibernate
6 7 (7.69%) Struts
7 6 (6.59%) JSP
7 6 (6.59%) Servlets
7 6 (6.59%) TopLink
8 5 (5.49%) .NET
8 5 (5.49%) JDBC
8 5 (5.49%) JRules
9 4 (4.40%) HTML5
9 4 (4.40%) JSF
9 4 (4.40%) XSD
10 3 (3.30%) WSDL
11 2 (2.20%) CSS
11 2 (2.20%) RESTful
12 1 (1.10%) AngularJS
12 1 (1.10%) EclipseLink
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.49%) Clustering
1 5 (5.49%) Mainframe
2 4 (4.40%) Telematics
3 3 (3.30%) Computer Science
3 3 (3.30%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.20%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.20%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.20%) Social Media
5 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.10%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.10%) Internet of Things
5 1 (1.10%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.10%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.10%) PMI
5 1 (1.10%) Robotics
5 1 (1.10%) User Experience
5 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.48%) Unix
1 15 (16.48%) Windows
2 10 (10.99%) Linux
3 5 (5.49%) Windows Vista
4 3 (3.30%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.20%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.68%) Project Management
3 10 (10.99%) OO
3 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
3 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
3 10 (10.99%) Zachman Framework
4 7 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 7 (7.69%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.59%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (6.59%) System Testing
6 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (5.49%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.49%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (5.49%) High Availability
6 5 (5.49%) Pair Programming
6 5 (5.49%) Process Improvement
6 5 (5.49%) TDD
6 5 (5.49%) User Stories
7 4 (4.40%) Change Control
7 4 (4.40%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (29.67%) Java
2 22 (24.18%) SQL
3 14 (15.38%) PL/SQL
4 8 (8.79%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.79%) Shell Script
5 7 (7.69%) C
6 6 (6.59%) C++
7 5 (5.49%) C#
8 3 (3.30%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.20%) ANSI C
9 2 (2.20%) JCL
10 1 (1.10%) COBOL
10 1 (1.10%) NATURAL
10 1 (1.10%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.10%) REXX
10 1 (1.10%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.10%) VB
10 1 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) PMI Certification
3 5 (5.49%) CISA
3 5 (5.49%) CISM
3 5 (5.49%) CISSP
3 5 (5.49%) PMP
4 1 (1.10%) CCNA
4 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.10%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.10%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.49%) MISRA
2 2 (2.20%) ECSS
2 2 (2.20%) ISO26262
3 1 (1.10%) JTAG
3 1 (1.10%) MISRA C
3 1 (1.10%) QA
3 1 (1.10%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.40%) VMware ESX
2 3 (3.30%) Firmware
3 2 (2.20%) Cygwin
4 1 (1.10%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.10%) Snort
4 1 (1.10%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (4.40%) Data Guard
2 4 (4.40%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (1.10%) EnCase
3 1 (1.10%) QRadar
3 1 (1.10%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (18.68%) Oracle
2 7 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.59%) HP
3 6 (6.59%) IBM
3 6 (6.59%) Rally
4 4 (4.40%) VMware
5 2 (2.20%) Cisco
5 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.20%) SAP
5 2 (2.20%) Teradata
6 1 (1.10%) Adobe
6 1 (1.10%) Dell
6 1 (1.10%) Intel Security
6 1 (1.10%) NetIQ
6 1 (1.10%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.10%) Sourcefire
6 1 (1.10%) Splunk
6 1 (1.10%) Sun
6 1 (1.10%) Tandberg
6 1 (1.10%) Tripwire
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