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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 354 363 342
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Contract jobs citing Automotive 214 181 178
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.46% 0.41% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.19% 1.00% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 70 62
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£365 £390 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.41% -15.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £313 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £595 £685
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £400 £515
% change year-on-year
-13.75% -22.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 29 33
Average hourly rate £30.85 £29.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.37% -9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £24.25 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £38.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £29.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+8.62% -10.07%
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
18006 18063 16486
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.77% 41.07% 40.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11808 11443 10043
Average daily rate £440 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 415 565 637
Average hourly rate £24.00 £22.00 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -4.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +16 78 £138 -70.43% 32
South East -16 47 £400 +14.28% 55
London +12 46 £400 -1.84% 23
East of England -7 13 £323 -0.38% 23
East Midlands +20 8 £338 - 12
North West -8 8 £200 -50.00% 11
South West -14 7 £275 -39.56% 22
North East -10 3 - - 5
Yorkshire -7 1 - - 8
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 438 (40.86%) Electronics
2 90 (8.40%) Manufacturing
2 90 (8.40%) SAP
3 73 (6.81%) Finance
3 73 (6.81%) Project Management
4 63 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 53 (4.94%) PRINCE2
6 49 (4.57%) Java
7 42 (3.92%) C
7 42 (3.92%) Software Engineering
8 40 (3.73%) Degree
8 40 (3.73%) SQL
9 33 (3.08%) Windows
9 33 (3.08%) MS Excel
9 33 (3.08%) Business Analysis
10 30 (2.80%) Linux
10 30 (2.80%) HTML
11 29 (2.71%) Microsoft
11 29 (2.71%) Adobe
12 27 (2.52%) Marketing
13 26 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (2.43%) Oracle
14 25 (2.33%) C++
14 25 (2.33%) Validation
15 23 (2.15%) MS Office
15 23 (2.15%) Integration Testing
16 22 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
16 22 (2.05%) ERP
17 21 (1.96%) E-Commerce
17 21 (1.96%) Embedded C

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (1.59%) Adobe CQ
2 13 (1.21%) WebSphere
3 10 (0.93%) SharePoint
4 9 (0.84%) Apache
5 7 (0.65%) CMS
6 3 (0.28%) IIS
6 3 (0.28%) Drupal
6 3 (0.28%) Lync
7 2 (0.19%) WordPress
7 2 (0.19%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (0.19%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.19%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.19%) JBoss
7 2 (0.19%) Documentum
8 1 (0.093%) NetWeaver
8 1 (0.093%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.093%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.093%) Node.js
8 1 (0.093%) WebSphere Portal
8 1 (0.093%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (3.08%) MS Excel
2 23 (2.15%) MS Office
3 22 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
4 19 (1.77%) Adobe Illustrator
5 18 (1.68%) FrameMaker
5 18 (1.68%) MS Project
6 10 (0.93%) Simulink
6 10 (0.93%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.37%) CATIA
8 2 (0.19%) TargetLink
8 2 (0.19%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.093%) Maya
9 1 (0.093%) 3ds Max
9 1 (0.093%) Stateflow
9 1 (0.093%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.093%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (0.75%) ENOVIA
2 7 (0.65%) SAP SD
3 6 (0.56%) SAP PP
4 5 (0.47%) SAP CRM
5 4 (0.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.37%) SAP QM
6 3 (0.28%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.28%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.19%) SAP MII
7 2 (0.19%) Magento
7 2 (0.19%) CA Clarity
7 2 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.19%) SAP CO
7 2 (0.19%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.19%) BPCS
8 1 (0.093%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.093%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.093%) SAP R/3
8 1 (0.093%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.093%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (0.84%) Internet
2 7 (0.65%) HTTPS
2 7 (0.65%) SAN
3 6 (0.56%) LAN
3 6 (0.56%) WAN
4 4 (0.37%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 4 (0.37%) Wireless
4 4 (0.37%) Firewall
4 4 (0.37%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.37%) TCP/IP
4 4 (0.37%) HTTP
5 3 (0.28%) IPv4
5 3 (0.28%) IPv6
5 3 (0.28%) DNS
5 3 (0.28%) 2G
5 3 (0.28%) 3G
5 3 (0.28%) 4G
5 3 (0.28%) LTE
5 3 (0.28%) MIMO
5 3 (0.28%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 9 (0.84%) Oracle Database
3 7 (0.65%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (0.37%) MySQL
5 3 (0.28%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
5 3 (0.28%) MongoDB
5 3 (0.28%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.19%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (0.19%) Cognos Transformer
6 2 (0.19%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.19%) WhereScape RED
6 2 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.19%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.19%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.19%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.093%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (1.03%) Visual Studio
1 11 (1.03%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (0.93%) Rational Rhapsody
2 10 (0.93%) JIRA
3 7 (0.65%) GoogleTest
4 6 (0.56%) Subversion
5 5 (0.47%) Selenium
5 5 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.19%) WebDriver
6 2 (0.19%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.19%) Microsoft Blend
6 2 (0.19%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.093%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.093%) Bugzilla
7 1 (0.093%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.093%) LSMW
7 1 (0.093%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.093%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.093%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.093%) Bower
General
1 438 (40.86%) Electronics
2 90 (8.40%) Manufacturing
3 73 (6.81%) Finance
4 27 (2.52%) Marketing
5 16 (1.49%) Aerospace
6 12 (1.12%) Retail
7 10 (0.93%) Telecoms
8 5 (0.47%) Back Office
8 5 (0.47%) Legal
9 3 (0.28%) French Language
9 3 (0.28%) German Language
9 3 (0.28%) Avionics
10 2 (0.19%) Banking
10 2 (0.19%) Publishing
11 1 (0.093%) Front Office
11 1 (0.093%) Games
11 1 (0.093%) Advertising
11 1 (0.093%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.093%) Billing
Job Titles
1 120 (11.19%) Consultant
2 96 (8.96%) Analyst
3 65 (6.06%) Business Analyst
4 59 (5.50%) Developer
5 47 (4.38%) Project Manager
6 43 (4.01%) Software Engineer
7 29 (2.71%) SAP Consultant
8 27 (2.52%) Architect
9 19 (1.77%) Technical Author
9 19 (1.77%) Author
10 15 (1.40%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 15 (1.40%) Test Engineer
11 14 (1.31%) Test Analyst
12 13 (1.21%) Agile Business Analyst
13 11 (1.03%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (1.03%) Java Developer
14 10 (0.93%) Support Engineer
15 9 (0.84%) Tester
15 9 (0.84%) Software Test Engineer
15 9 (0.84%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (2.80%) HTML
2 20 (1.87%) CSS
3 19 (1.77%) .NET
4 17 (1.59%) Web Services
5 14 (1.31%) Middleware
6 13 (1.21%) XML
7 11 (1.03%) HTML5
8 9 (0.84%) jQuery
9 7 (0.65%) CSS3
10 5 (0.47%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.47%) Ajax
10 5 (0.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (0.37%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.37%) RESTful
11 4 (0.37%) SOAP
11 4 (0.37%) XML Schema
12 3 (0.28%) XSLT
12 3 (0.28%) EDI
12 3 (0.28%) DHTML
12 3 (0.28%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 21 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (1.77%) Mobile App
3 13 (1.21%) User Experience
4 10 (0.93%) PMI
5 7 (0.65%) Mechatronics
5 7 (0.65%) Computer Science
5 7 (0.65%) Telematics
5 7 (0.65%) CAN bus
6 6 (0.56%) Algorithms
6 6 (0.56%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 6 (0.56%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.37%) FMCG
7 4 (0.37%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (0.37%) Mainframe
7 4 (0.37%) DTV
8 3 (0.28%) AS400
8 3 (0.28%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.28%) Contract for Difference
8 3 (0.28%) PKI
8 3 (0.28%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 33 (3.08%) Windows
2 30 (2.80%) Linux
3 18 (1.68%) UNIX
4 8 (0.75%) Windows 7
5 7 (0.65%) Android
5 7 (0.65%) Apple iOS
6 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (0.56%) VMS
7 4 (0.37%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.37%) VxWorks
8 2 (0.19%) Nucleus RTOS
8 2 (0.19%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.19%) Windows NT
9 1 (0.093%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.093%) AIX
9 1 (0.093%) Solaris
9 1 (0.093%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.093%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.093%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (6.81%) Project Management
2 63 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (4.94%) PRINCE2
4 42 (3.92%) Software Engineering
5 33 (3.08%) Business Analysis
6 26 (2.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (2.33%) Validation
8 23 (2.15%) Integration Testing
9 22 (2.05%) ERP
10 21 (1.96%) E-Commerce
11 17 (1.59%) Change Management
12 16 (1.49%) Scrum
12 16 (1.49%) Programme Management
13 15 (1.40%) UML
13 15 (1.40%) Six Sigma
13 15 (1.40%) Business Transformation
13 15 (1.40%) User Stories
14 14 (1.31%) PRINCE
15 13 (1.21%) OO
15 13 (1.21%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 49 (4.57%) Java
2 42 (3.92%) C
3 40 (3.73%) SQL
4 25 (2.33%) C++
5 21 (1.96%) Embedded C
6 18 (1.68%) JavaScript
7 17 (1.59%) Python
8 16 (1.49%) C#
9 12 (1.12%) VB
10 10 (0.93%) MATLAB
10 10 (0.93%) Embedded C++
11 9 (0.84%) PHP
12 6 (0.56%) Assembly Language
13 5 (0.47%) VBA
14 4 (0.37%) VB.NET
15 3 (0.28%) ABAP
15 3 (0.28%) VBScript
15 3 (0.28%) Shell Script
15 3 (0.28%) Bash Shell
16 2 (0.19%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 40 (3.73%) Degree
2 16 (1.49%) PMI Certification
3 10 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 10 (0.93%) ISEB
4 8 (0.75%) PMP
5 7 (0.65%) Six Sigma Green Belt
6 6 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.37%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.19%) PgMP
8 2 (0.19%) APMP
8 2 (0.19%) CCA
8 2 (0.19%) Siebel Certification
9 1 (0.093%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.093%) Sun Certification
9 1 (0.093%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.093%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.093%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.093%) CCNA
9 1 (0.093%) MCSE
9 1 (0.093%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (1.96%) QA
2 8 (0.75%) SLA
3 5 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.28%) JTAG
4 3 (0.28%) P3O
5 2 (0.19%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.19%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.093%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 1 (0.093%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.093%) DO-178B
System Software
1 11 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.65%) NFS
4 3 (0.28%) Firmware
4 3 (0.28%) LXC
4 3 (0.28%) Docker
5 2 (0.19%) XenApp
6 1 (0.093%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.28%) OpenView
3 1 (0.093%) Foglight
3 1 (0.093%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.093%) SCOM
3 1 (0.093%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.093%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.093%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 90 (8.40%) SAP
2 29 (2.71%) Microsoft
2 29 (2.71%) Adobe
3 26 (2.43%) Oracle
4 12 (1.12%) Google
4 12 (1.12%) IBM
5 10 (0.93%) VMware
6 7 (0.65%) HP
7 6 (0.56%) Mentor Graphics
7 6 (0.56%) Remedy
8 4 (0.37%) Twitter
8 4 (0.37%) Apple
9 3 (0.28%) Siemens
9 3 (0.28%) EMC
9 3 (0.28%) Citrix
9 3 (0.28%) Cadence
9 3 (0.28%) Green Hills
9 3 (0.28%) Facebook
9 3 (0.28%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.19%) Allen-Bradley
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