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 2 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 108 119 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -19
Contract jobs citing Automotive 24 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.87% 0.63% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.86% 1.94% 2.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 1
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£375 £335 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +57.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 13
Average hourly rate £28.50 £36.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.91% +10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.30 £29.65 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.70 £39.93 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £34.32 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.30% -8.48%
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
838 930 743
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.49% 32.54% 34.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 491 337
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 86
Average hourly rate £36.50 £21.00 £32.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+73.80% -35.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £45.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 2 June 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 +2 17 £375 +11.94% 12
Bedfordshire - 6 £485 - 2
Hertfordshire -6 1 - - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (33.33%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) HTML
3 8 (22.22%) SOAP
4 7 (19.44%) J2EE
4 7 (19.44%) SQL
4 7 (19.44%) Project Management
5 6 (16.67%) TopLink
5 6 (16.67%) HTML5
5 6 (16.67%) Web Services
6 5 (13.89%) VMS
6 5 (13.89%) SAP
6 5 (13.89%) SAP SD
6 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
6 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (11.11%) Logistics
7 4 (11.11%) Telematics
7 4 (11.11%) EDIFACT
7 4 (11.11%) Finance
7 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
7 4 (11.11%) XML
8 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.33%) CSS
8 3 (8.33%) UNIX
8 3 (8.33%) Windows
8 3 (8.33%) Solaris
8 3 (8.33%) Linux
8 3 (8.33%) .NET
8 3 (8.33%) MS Office
8 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
8 3 (8.33%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (2.78%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) Simulink
3 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (13.89%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.78%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Selenium
1 3 (8.33%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.56%) CANoe
2 2 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.78%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.78%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.78%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.78%) NUnit
General
1 4 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (8.33%) Electronics
2 3 (8.33%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) French Language
2 3 (8.33%) German Language
3 1 (2.78%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.78%) Publishing
3 1 (2.78%) Avionics
3 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Java Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Consultant
4 5 (13.89%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (11.11%) Coordinator
5 4 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Tester
7 2 (5.56%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.56%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
2 8 (22.22%) SOAP
3 7 (19.44%) J2EE
4 6 (16.67%) TopLink
4 6 (16.67%) HTML5
4 6 (16.67%) Web Services
5 5 (13.89%) Hibernate
6 4 (11.11%) EDIFACT
6 4 (11.11%) XML
7 3 (8.33%) CSS
7 3 (8.33%) .NET
7 3 (8.33%) REST
7 3 (8.33%) EclipseLink
8 2 (5.56%) Ajax
8 2 (5.56%) Middleware
8 2 (5.56%) Struts
9 1 (2.78%) JMS
9 1 (2.78%) JSP
9 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.78%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Telematics
2 1 (2.78%) Device Driver
2 1 (2.78%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (2.78%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) VMS
2 3 (8.33%) UNIX
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
2 3 (8.33%) Solaris
2 3 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.78%) Android
3 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Project Management
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (11.11%) Logistics
4 3 (8.33%) Validation
4 3 (8.33%) Content Management
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) User Stories
5 2 (5.56%) Automation Testing
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Use Case
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) SysML
5 2 (5.56%) BDD
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) RUP
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
6 1 (2.78%) SOA
6 1 (2.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (33.33%) Java
2 7 (19.44%) SQL
3 3 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.56%) MATLAB
4 2 (5.56%) C
4 2 (5.56%) C#
5 1 (2.78%) Perl
5 1 (2.78%) VBA
5 1 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (2.78%) Embedded C
5 1 (2.78%) VB6
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) PMP
1 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (5.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) SAP
2 3 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.78%) IBM
3 1 (2.78%) QNX
3 1 (2.78%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.78%) Google
3 1 (2.78%) Xamarin
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