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 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 112 117 111
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Automotive 25 20 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.69% 0.62%
As % of the General category 2.85% 2.23% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 1
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£363 £335 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.20% +57.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.75 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +11.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.40 £26.70 £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £41.68 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
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
876 896 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.63% 30.94% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 477 311
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 73 85 80
Average hourly rate £32.50 £23.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+41.30% -25.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.20 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.21
% change year-on-year
- -3.05%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
Essex -8 17 £363 +8.20% 15
Bedfordshire - 7 - - 3
Hertfordshire -10 1 - - 2
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 12 (27.27%) Java
2 10 (22.73%) J2EE
2 10 (22.73%) HTML
3 9 (20.45%) SOAP
4 7 (15.91%) TopLink
4 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.91%) Web Services
4 7 (15.91%) SQL
5 6 (13.64%) Finance
5 6 (13.64%) Project Management
5 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
5 6 (13.64%) Telematics
5 6 (13.64%) HTML5
6 5 (11.36%) Marketing
6 5 (11.36%) SAP SD
6 5 (11.36%) VMS
6 5 (11.36%) SAP
6 5 (11.36%) XML
6 5 (11.36%) Windows
6 5 (11.36%) Linux
7 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
7 4 (9.09%) C
7 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.09%) EDIFACT
7 4 (9.09%) Logistics
7 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
8 3 (6.82%) REST
8 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
8 3 (6.82%) EclipseLink
8 3 (6.82%) SDLC

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Office
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) Simulink
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (11.36%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.27%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) SoapUI
2 3 (6.82%) Selenium
3 2 (4.55%) AccuRev
3 2 (4.55%) Cucumber
3 2 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (4.55%) CANoe
4 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.27%) Ant
4 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.27%) HP UFT
4 1 (2.27%) NUnit
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) French Language
3 3 (6.82%) German Language
4 2 (4.55%) Legal
4 2 (4.55%) Electronics
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Publishing
5 1 (2.27%) Retail
5 1 (2.27%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 11 (25.00%) Developer
2 8 (18.18%) Java Developer
3 7 (15.91%) Analyst
4 6 (13.64%) Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) SAP Consultant
5 5 (11.36%) Software Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) SAP SD Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) Project Coordinator
6 4 (9.09%) Tester
6 4 (9.09%) Coordinator
7 3 (6.82%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Developer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (4.55%) Software Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (4.55%) Project Analyst
8 2 (4.55%) QA Tester
8 2 (4.55%) Integration Engineer
8 2 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.73%) HTML
1 10 (22.73%) J2EE
2 9 (20.45%) SOAP
3 7 (15.91%) Web Services
3 7 (15.91%) TopLink
4 6 (13.64%) Hibernate
4 6 (13.64%) HTML5
5 5 (11.36%) XML
6 4 (9.09%) EDIFACT
7 3 (6.82%) Struts
7 3 (6.82%) CSS
7 3 (6.82%) REST
7 3 (6.82%) EclipseLink
8 2 (4.55%) JSP
8 2 (4.55%) .NET
8 2 (4.55%) Middleware
8 2 (4.55%) Ajax
9 1 (2.27%) Java SE
9 1 (2.27%) JSR 170
9 1 (2.27%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Telematics
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.27%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.27%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.36%) Linux
1 5 (11.36%) VMS
1 5 (11.36%) Windows
2 3 (6.82%) Solaris
2 3 (6.82%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Android
3 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.64%) Project Management
3 4 (9.09%) Logistics
4 3 (6.82%) Content Management
4 3 (6.82%) Validation
4 3 (6.82%) CRM
4 3 (6.82%) SDLC
5 2 (4.55%) Scrum
5 2 (4.55%) Automation Testing
5 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.55%) Test Scripting
5 2 (4.55%) Manual Testing
5 2 (4.55%) User Stories
5 2 (4.55%) Use Case
5 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (4.55%) BDD
5 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 2 (4.55%) OO
5 2 (4.55%) RUP
5 2 (4.55%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) Java
2 7 (15.91%) SQL
3 4 (9.09%) C
3 4 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 3 (6.82%) Embedded C
5 2 (4.55%) MATLAB
5 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.27%) C#
6 1 (2.27%) Perl
6 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.27%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.55%) PMP
1 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) JTAG
System Software
1 3 (6.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (11.36%) SAP
2 2 (4.55%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.27%) QNX
3 1 (2.27%) Google
3 1 (2.27%) Xamarin
3 1 (2.27%) IBM
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
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