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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 104 117 86
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -31
Contract jobs citing Automotive 27 20 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.98% 0.66% 1.20%
As % of the General category 3.26% 1.95% 3.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £330 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £272 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £360 £329
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 21
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% +13.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.82 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.16% -13.33%
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
827 1025 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.94% 34.03% 34.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 471 548 344
Average daily rate £424 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £229 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 66 87
Average hourly rate £40.00 £28.83 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+38.76% -3.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -1.88%

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 May 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
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 May 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 20 £350 +6.06% 9
Bedfordshire +4 5 £485 - 1
Hertfordshire -2 2 £175 -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (30.00%) Java
2 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 9 (22.50%) HTML
3 8 (20.00%) SOAP
4 7 (17.50%) J2EE
4 7 (17.50%) SQL
5 6 (15.00%) TopLink
5 6 (15.00%) HTML5
5 6 (15.00%) Web Services
5 6 (15.00%) Electronics
6 5 (12.50%) Finance
6 5 (12.50%) Aerospace
6 5 (12.50%) VMS
6 5 (12.50%) SAP SD
6 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.50%) SAP
6 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (10.00%) Logistics
7 4 (10.00%) EDIFACT
7 4 (10.00%) JTAG
7 4 (10.00%) Telematics
7 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.00%) XML
7 4 (10.00%) OO
7 4 (10.00%) PMP
7 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (7.50%) UNIX
8 3 (7.50%) Windows
8 3 (7.50%) Solaris

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

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (2.50%) WebLogic
1 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Simulink
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.50%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.50%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Selenium
1 3 (7.50%) SoapUI
2 2 (5.00%) CANoe
2 2 (5.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.00%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.50%) AccuRev
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (2.50%) NUnit
General
1 6 (15.00%) Electronics
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (12.50%) Aerospace
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
3 3 (7.50%) French Language
3 3 (7.50%) German Language
4 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Publishing
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Java Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Consultant
3 6 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Coordinator
5 4 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
5 4 (10.00%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
6 3 (7.50%) Software Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 2 (5.00%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) QA Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Automation Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Lead Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Tester
7 2 (5.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) SOAP
3 7 (17.50%) J2EE
4 6 (15.00%) Web Services
4 6 (15.00%) TopLink
4 6 (15.00%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
6 4 (10.00%) EDIFACT
6 4 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (7.50%) .NET
7 3 (7.50%) CSS
7 3 (7.50%) REST
8 2 (5.00%) Ajax
8 2 (5.00%) Struts
9 1 (2.50%) JSP
9 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.50%) JMS
9 1 (2.50%) Middleware
9 1 (2.50%) Spring
9 1 (2.50%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Telematics
2 3 (7.50%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.50%) VMS
2 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Solaris
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 2 (5.00%) VxWorks
3 2 (5.00%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (2.50%) Android
4 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Project Management
2 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.00%) Logistics
3 4 (10.00%) OO
4 3 (7.50%) Software Engineering
4 3 (7.50%) Content Management
5 2 (5.00%) Validation
5 2 (5.00%) SysML
5 2 (5.00%) RUP
5 2 (5.00%) MVC
5 2 (5.00%) OOD
5 2 (5.00%) Use Case
5 2 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.00%) BDD
5 2 (5.00%) User Stories
5 2 (5.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.00%) Scrum
6 1 (2.50%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.00%) Java
2 7 (17.50%) SQL
3 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
3 3 (7.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) C
4 2 (5.00%) C#
4 2 (5.00%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.00%) Embedded C++
4 2 (5.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.50%) VB6
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) VBA
5 1 (2.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) PMP
1 4 (10.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) JTAG
2 3 (7.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (12.50%) SAP
2 3 (7.50%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) QNX
4 1 (2.50%) Google
4 1 (2.50%) IBM
4 1 (2.50%) Xamarin
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