The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 338 369 361
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -8
Contract jobs citing Automotive 296 222 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the General category 1.45% 1.16% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 89 79
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£395 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £268 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £501 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 47 31
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £17.94 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-2.09% +2.14%
Automotive
UK

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

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20420 19134 20055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.49% 38.75% 43.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13472 12145 12617
Average daily rate £450 £438 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 518 515 581
Average hourly rate £22.00 £20.55 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.08% -10.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £12.00 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.44 £42.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in England

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in England

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in England

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in England

Automotive
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Automotive Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 29 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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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
West Midlands -1 90 £313 -16.66% 36
South East +16 84 £400 +14.28% 45
London +55 65 £400 +1.26% 24
East of England +1 21 £300 -10.44% 22
East Midlands -5 9 £475 +11.76% 9
North West -14 9 £275 -26.66% 11
South West -3 5 £413 -2.94% 31
Midlands -3 3 - -
North East - 1 - - 3
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 106 (18.24%) SAP
2 83 (14.29%) Finance
3 81 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
4 77 (13.25%) Degree
5 68 (11.70%) Project Management
5 68 (11.70%) Manufacturing
6 63 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 52 (8.95%) HTML
7 52 (8.95%) Java
7 52 (8.95%) Software Engineering
8 42 (7.23%) Microsoft
9 38 (6.54%) C
10 37 (6.37%) Electronics
11 36 (6.20%) JavaScript
12 35 (6.02%) Marketing
13 34 (5.85%) Logistics
13 34 (5.85%) MS Excel
14 33 (5.68%) CRM
15 32 (5.51%) Retail
16 31 (5.34%) Windows
16 31 (5.34%) SQL
17 30 (5.16%) SQL Server
17 30 (5.16%) CSS
18 29 (4.99%) .NET
18 29 (4.99%) Validation
19 28 (4.82%) Migration
19 28 (4.82%) German Language
20 27 (4.65%) Web Services
21 26 (4.48%) XML
21 26 (4.48%) Business Intelligence

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 19 (3.27%) CMS
2 17 (2.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 12 (2.07%) WebSphere
3 12 (2.07%) SharePoint
4 8 (1.38%) IIS
5 5 (0.86%) Apache
6 4 (0.69%) Umbraco
6 4 (0.69%) Node.js
7 2 (0.34%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.34%) WordPress
7 2 (0.34%) Confluence
7 2 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.34%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.34%) Drupal
8 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.17%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.17%) Lync
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 34 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 23 (3.96%) Simulink
3 18 (3.10%) MS Office
4 12 (2.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 10 (1.72%) MS Project
6 6 (1.03%) Photoshop
6 6 (1.03%) TargetLink
7 5 (0.86%) Stateflow
8 4 (0.69%) MS Visio
9 1 (0.17%) CATIA
9 1 (0.17%) Windchill
9 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (2.24%) SAP SD
2 10 (1.72%) SAP MM
3 7 (1.20%) SAP CRM
4 6 (1.03%) SAP PP
4 6 (1.03%) SAP EWM
5 5 (0.86%) SAP MII
5 5 (0.86%) SAP APO
5 5 (0.86%) SAP QM
6 4 (0.69%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 3 (0.52%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.52%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.34%) Teamcenter
8 2 (0.34%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.34%) SAP LE
9 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.17%) SAP PLM
9 1 (0.17%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.17%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (0.69%) GitHub
2 1 (0.17%) Trello
2 1 (0.17%) Adobe Analytics
2 1 (0.17%) Office 365
2 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.55%) FlexRay
2 8 (1.38%) Bluetooth
3 7 (1.20%) WAN
4 5 (0.86%) LAN
4 5 (0.86%) Internet
5 4 (0.69%) DWDM
5 4 (0.69%) DNS
5 4 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (0.52%) Network Security
6 3 (0.52%) Intranet
6 3 (0.52%) X.500
6 3 (0.52%) LDAP
6 3 (0.52%) DHCP
7 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.34%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.34%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.34%) Firewall
8 1 (0.17%) Wireless
8 1 (0.17%) 2G
8 1 (0.17%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (5.16%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.24%) MySQL
3 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (1.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
3 7 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
5 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.52%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.52%) DTS
8 2 (0.34%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.17%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.17%) HBase
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 17 (2.93%) Rational DOORS
2 15 (2.58%) Git (software)
3 14 (2.41%) Visual Studio
4 12 (2.07%) JIRA
5 11 (1.89%) Subversion
5 11 (1.89%) Cucumber
6 10 (1.72%) Selenium
7 6 (1.03%) CANoe
8 5 (0.86%) Jenkins
8 5 (0.86%) Rational Rhapsody
8 5 (0.86%) LSMW
8 5 (0.86%) ClearCase
8 5 (0.86%) ClearQuest
9 4 (0.69%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.69%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.52%) JUnit
10 3 (0.52%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.52%) TeamCity
11 2 (0.34%) Maven
11 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 83 (14.29%) Finance
2 68 (11.70%) Manufacturing
3 37 (6.37%) Electronics
4 35 (6.02%) Marketing
5 32 (5.51%) Retail
6 28 (4.82%) German Language
7 24 (4.13%) Aerospace
8 15 (2.58%) Telecoms
9 9 (1.55%) Banking
9 9 (1.55%) French Language
10 7 (1.20%) Retail Banking
10 7 (1.20%) Legal
10 7 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
11 6 (1.03%) Advertising
11 6 (1.03%) Publishing
12 5 (0.86%) Italian Language
12 5 (0.86%) Spanish Language
13 4 (0.69%) Dutch Language
14 3 (0.52%) Games
14 3 (0.52%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 127 (21.86%) Analyst
2 82 (14.11%) Project Manager
3 73 (12.56%) Business Analyst
4 69 (11.88%) Developer
5 57 (9.81%) Consultant
5 57 (9.81%) Software Engineer
6 55 (9.47%) Architect
7 45 (7.75%) SAP Consultant
8 34 (5.85%) Solutions Architect
9 20 (3.44%) Systems Analyst
10 17 (2.93%) Test Analyst
11 16 (2.75%) Java Developer
12 15 (2.58%) Systems Engineer
13 12 (2.07%) SAP Architect
14 11 (1.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
14 11 (1.89%) SAP SD Consultant
15 10 (1.72%) Senior Developer
15 10 (1.72%) Technical Architect
15 10 (1.72%) SAP Solutions Architect
15 10 (1.72%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (8.95%) HTML
2 30 (5.16%) CSS
3 29 (4.99%) .NET
4 27 (4.65%) Web Services
5 26 (4.48%) XML
6 21 (3.61%) HTML5
7 20 (3.44%) jQuery
7 20 (3.44%) J2EE
8 15 (2.58%) REST
9 12 (2.07%) Ajax
9 12 (2.07%) ASP.NET
9 12 (2.07%) SOAP
10 11 (1.89%) Middleware
10 11 (1.89%) JSON
10 11 (1.89%) AngularJS
11 9 (1.55%) CSS3
12 8 (1.38%) EDIFACT
12 8 (1.38%) TopLink
12 8 (1.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (1.20%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (3.96%) Mobile App
2 22 (3.79%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (3.79%) Computer Science
3 14 (2.41%) Telematics
4 11 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
5 10 (1.72%) User Experience
6 9 (1.55%) Management Information System
6 9 (1.55%) Device Driver
7 7 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 6 (1.03%) CAN bus
8 6 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.86%) Physics
9 5 (0.86%) Data Structures
10 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.69%) Social Media
10 4 (0.69%) iPad
10 4 (0.69%) DTV
10 4 (0.69%) Mechatronics
10 4 (0.69%) iPhone
10 4 (0.69%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.34%) Windows
2 24 (4.13%) Linux
3 19 (3.27%) VMS
4 14 (2.41%) Apple iOS
5 9 (1.55%) Android
6 7 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (0.52%) Solaris
8 3 (0.52%) UNIX
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.17%) Tizen
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.17%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.17%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (13.94%) Agile Software Development
2 68 (11.70%) Project Management
3 63 (10.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (8.95%) Software Engineering
5 34 (5.85%) Logistics
6 33 (5.68%) CRM
7 29 (4.99%) Validation
8 28 (4.82%) Migration
9 26 (4.48%) Business Intelligence
10 25 (4.30%) Waterfall
11 24 (4.13%) PRINCE2
12 23 (3.96%) Change Management
12 23 (3.96%) SDLC
13 21 (3.61%) Scrum
14 20 (3.44%) UML
14 20 (3.44%) Test Scripting
15 18 (3.10%) E-Commerce
15 18 (3.10%) Programme Management
15 18 (3.10%) Business Analysis
16 16 (2.75%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 52 (8.95%) Java
2 38 (6.54%) C
3 36 (6.20%) JavaScript
4 31 (5.34%) SQL
5 23 (3.96%) Embedded C
6 21 (3.61%) C#
7 20 (3.44%) MATLAB
8 18 (3.10%) C++
9 9 (1.55%) VB
10 8 (1.38%) VB.NET
11 7 (1.20%) ABAP
11 7 (1.20%) VBScript
12 4 (0.69%) Objective-C
12 4 (0.69%) VB6
12 4 (0.69%) PHP
13 3 (0.52%) Embedded C++
13 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.52%) R
14 2 (0.34%) Ruby
14 2 (0.34%) XPath
Qualifications
1 77 (13.25%) Degree
2 12 (2.07%) ITIL Certification
3 11 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (1.20%) MBA
4 7 (1.20%) ISEB
4 7 (1.20%) Postgraduate
5 6 (1.03%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 5 (0.86%) Security Cleared
7 4 (0.69%) PMP
7 4 (0.69%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.52%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.52%) CCNA
8 3 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 3 (0.52%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.34%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.34%) CCNP
9 2 (0.34%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.61%) QA
2 11 (1.89%) IEC 61508
3 5 (0.86%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.34%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.17%) SLA
5 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.17%) JTAG
System Software
1 7 (1.20%) Firmware
2 6 (1.03%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.17%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.17%) vCloud
5 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 6 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.69%) EMC VPLEX
3 2 (0.34%) SCOM
3 2 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.34%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.34%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.17%) SCCM
4 1 (0.17%) Oozie
Vendors
1 106 (18.24%) SAP
2 42 (7.23%) Microsoft
3 16 (2.75%) IBM
4 15 (2.58%) HP
5 14 (2.41%) Oracle
6 8 (1.38%) VMware
7 7 (1.20%) Cisco
7 7 (1.20%) Adobe
8 6 (1.03%) Hyperion
9 5 (0.86%) JDA
9 5 (0.86%) EMC
9 5 (0.86%) Google
9 5 (0.86%) Twitter
9 5 (0.86%) Xamarin
10 4 (0.69%) Brocade
10 4 (0.69%) Serena
11 3 (0.52%) PTC
11 3 (0.52%) MathWorks
11 3 (0.52%) Dell
12 2 (0.34%) Siebel
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Rate: £350 - £390 per day
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