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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 413 371 383
Rank change year-on-year
-42 +12
Contract jobs citing Automotive 183 229 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.39% 0.49% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.01% 1.26% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 94 78
Average daily rate £425 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £200 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £493 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 42 33
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.82 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.56% -0.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £20.05 £22.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.60 £42.50 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.47 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.21% +4.90%
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
18166 18213 18390
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.50% 38.68% 40.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 11883 11826 11583
Average daily rate £450 £440 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 496 427 586
Average hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.25 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.10 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -36 48 £525 +133.33% 25
South East +7 47 £450 +16.12% 24
East of England +24 35 £300 -6.97% 12
London -15 19 £323 -18.09% 13
Midlands +10 10 £650 -
East Midlands -15 7 £425 +33.33% 5
South West +5 6 £300 +9.09% 8
Yorkshire - 4 - - 5
North West -23 2 - - 7
North East -20 1 - - 1
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 82 (18.22%) Project Management
2 60 (13.33%) SAP
2 60 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 57 (12.67%) Java
4 55 (12.22%) Software Engineering
5 47 (10.44%) Manufacturing
6 42 (9.33%) Microsoft
7 40 (8.89%) SQL
7 40 (8.89%) Finance
8 38 (8.44%) Oracle
8 38 (8.44%) PRINCE2
9 36 (8.00%) Windows
10 35 (7.78%) MS Excel
10 35 (7.78%) SQL Server
11 34 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
12 32 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
13 31 (6.89%) C
14 30 (6.67%) Marketing
15 29 (6.44%) Degree
15 29 (6.44%) HTML
16 24 (5.33%) J2EE
16 24 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
17 23 (5.11%) MS Office
17 23 (5.11%) Validation
18 22 (4.89%) Electronics
18 22 (4.89%) SDLC
19 21 (4.67%) CRM
19 21 (4.67%) Linux
20 20 (4.44%) JavaScript
20 20 (4.44%) Embedded C

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 20 (4.44%) CMS
2 11 (2.44%) WebSphere
3 8 (1.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 6 (1.33%) Sitecore CMS
5 5 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.11%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.11%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.89%) SharePoint
7 3 (0.67%) Umbraco
8 2 (0.44%) CoreMedia CMS
8 2 (0.44%) Drupal
8 2 (0.44%) Liferay
8 2 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.22%) Apache
9 1 (0.22%) Confluence
9 1 (0.22%) IIS
9 1 (0.22%) JBoss
9 1 (0.22%) MTS
Applications
1 35 (7.78%) MS Excel
2 23 (5.11%) MS Office
3 14 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.44%) Simulink
5 10 (2.22%) MS Project
6 5 (1.11%) Stateflow
6 5 (1.11%) TargetLink
7 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
7 3 (0.67%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.44%) CATIA
8 2 (0.44%) InDesign
9 1 (0.22%) Fireworks
9 1 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
9 1 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
9 1 (0.22%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.22%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.22%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) BPCS
1 3 (0.67%) Primavera
1 3 (0.67%) SAP MII
1 3 (0.67%) SAP MM
1 3 (0.67%) SAP PP
1 3 (0.67%) SAP SD
2 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
2 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
2 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.22%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.22%) CA PPM
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Radian6
3 1 (0.22%) SAP APO
3 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.22%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.22%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.22%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (0.22%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.22%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.22%) PaaS
1 1 (0.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.78%) Internet
2 6 (1.33%) FTP
2 6 (1.33%) Intranet
3 5 (1.11%) FlexRay
3 5 (1.11%) Network Security
3 5 (1.11%) Wireless
4 4 (0.89%) Firewall
4 4 (0.89%) LAN
4 4 (0.89%) SMS
4 4 (0.89%) WAN
5 3 (0.67%) GSM
5 3 (0.67%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (0.67%) MPLS
6 2 (0.44%) BGP
6 2 (0.44%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.44%) Extranet
6 2 (0.44%) IMAP
6 2 (0.44%) IPsec
6 2 (0.44%) OSPF
6 2 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 9 (2.00%) Big Data
5 7 (1.56%) MySQL
5 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.33%) DB2
6 6 (1.33%) MS Access
6 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.11%) WebFOCUS
8 3 (0.67%) DataStage
8 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.67%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.67%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.44%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.44%) Hadoop
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.22%) SQLBase
Development Applications
1 11 (2.44%) AccuRev
1 11 (2.44%) JIRA
2 9 (2.00%) Rational DOORS
3 8 (1.78%) Subversion
4 7 (1.56%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.33%) JUnit
5 6 (1.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.11%) Ant
6 5 (1.11%) Checkstyle
6 5 (1.11%) FindBugs
6 5 (1.11%) TestDirector
7 4 (0.89%) Bugzilla
8 3 (0.67%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.44%) Calabash
9 2 (0.44%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.44%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.44%) ERwin
9 2 (0.44%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.44%) PowerDesigner
9 2 (0.44%) Rational Rose
General
1 47 (10.44%) Manufacturing
2 40 (8.89%) Finance
3 30 (6.67%) Marketing
4 22 (4.89%) Electronics
5 15 (3.33%) Aerospace
6 12 (2.67%) Retail
6 12 (2.67%) Telecoms
7 11 (2.44%) Legal
8 5 (1.11%) Advertising
8 5 (1.11%) Banking
8 5 (1.11%) German Language
9 3 (0.67%) Games
9 3 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.44%) Avionics
10 2 (0.44%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.22%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.22%) Mandarin Language
11 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (17.33%) Analyst
2 70 (15.56%) Project Manager
3 67 (14.89%) Developer
4 48 (10.67%) Architect
5 36 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 25 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 21 (4.67%) Consultant
8 19 (4.22%) Data Architect
9 18 (4.00%) Embedded Engineer
10 17 (3.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 17 (3.78%) Java Developer
10 17 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (2.22%) Automotive Software Engineer
11 10 (2.22%) J2EE Developer
11 10 (2.22%) Systems Engineer
12 9 (2.00%) DBA
12 9 (2.00%) Digital Project Manager
12 9 (2.00%) SAP Manager
12 9 (2.00%) SQL Developer
13 8 (1.78%) Java/J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (6.44%) HTML
2 24 (5.33%) J2EE
3 19 (4.22%) XML
4 16 (3.56%) .NET
5 15 (3.33%) Web Services
6 13 (2.89%) CSS
7 12 (2.67%) HTML5
8 10 (2.22%) Hibernate
9 8 (1.78%) AngularJS
9 8 (1.78%) jQuery
10 7 (1.56%) JSP
10 7 (1.56%) Struts
11 6 (1.33%) Servlets
11 6 (1.33%) TopLink
11 6 (1.33%) XSD
12 5 (1.11%) JDBC
12 5 (1.11%) JRules
12 5 (1.11%) Middleware
13 4 (0.89%) Flash
13 4 (0.89%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.11%) Mobile App
3 11 (2.44%) User Experience
4 8 (1.78%) CAN bus
4 8 (1.78%) Telematics
5 7 (1.56%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.56%) Clustering
5 7 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (1.33%) Mainframe
6 6 (1.33%) Social Media
7 5 (1.11%) Embedded Systems
7 5 (1.11%) PMI
7 5 (1.11%) Statistics
8 4 (0.89%) Driving Licence
9 3 (0.67%) Algorithms
9 3 (0.67%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.67%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 36 (8.00%) Windows
2 21 (4.67%) Linux
3 17 (3.78%) Unix
4 12 (2.67%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.56%) Apple iOS
5 7 (1.56%) Windows XP
6 6 (1.33%) Android
7 5 (1.11%) VMS
7 5 (1.11%) Windows Vista
8 3 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.44%) Windows 2000
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.22%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.22%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (18.22%) Project Management
2 60 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 55 (12.22%) Software Engineering
4 38 (8.44%) PRINCE2
5 34 (7.56%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
7 23 (5.11%) Validation
8 22 (4.89%) SDLC
9 21 (4.67%) CRM
10 20 (4.44%) Business Analysis
10 20 (4.44%) Data Management
10 20 (4.44%) TOGAF
11 18 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (3.78%) OO
13 16 (3.56%) Change Management
13 16 (3.56%) Data Architecture
14 15 (3.33%) B2C
14 15 (3.33%) Change Control
14 15 (3.33%) Programme Management
15 14 (3.11%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 57 (12.67%) Java
2 40 (8.89%) SQL
3 31 (6.89%) C
4 20 (4.44%) Embedded C
4 20 (4.44%) JavaScript
5 18 (4.00%) C++
6 14 (3.11%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.89%) C#
8 12 (2.67%) MATLAB
9 8 (1.78%) Shell Script
10 7 (1.56%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.33%) ABAP
11 6 (1.33%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.11%) Assembly Language
12 5 (1.11%) VBA
13 4 (0.89%) VB
13 4 (0.89%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.67%) Objective-C
14 3 (0.67%) RPG
14 3 (0.67%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 29 (6.44%) Degree
2 10 (2.22%) PMI Certification
3 5 (1.11%) CISA
3 5 (1.11%) CISM
3 5 (1.11%) CISSP
3 5 (1.11%) PMP
4 4 (0.89%) ISEB
4 4 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.44%) CCNA
6 2 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.44%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.44%) PhD
6 2 (0.44%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.22%) CCA
7 1 (0.22%) MCSA
7 1 (0.22%) MCSE
7 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.00%) MISRA
2 15 (3.33%) ISO26262
3 11 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 10 (2.22%) QA
5 7 (1.56%) IEC 61508
6 5 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.89%) Data Quality
7 4 (0.89%) DO-178B
7 4 (0.89%) MISRA C
8 2 (0.44%) ECSS
8 2 (0.44%) ISO 9000
8 2 (0.44%) SLA
9 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.22%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (1.78%) Firmware
2 6 (1.33%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.11%) XenApp
3 5 (1.11%) XenDesktop
4 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.44%) Cygwin
7 1 (0.22%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.22%) Snort
Systems Management
1 6 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.89%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.89%) Oracle RMAN
3 3 (0.67%) SCOM
4 1 (0.22%) EnCase
4 1 (0.22%) Oozie
4 1 (0.22%) QRadar
Vendors
1 60 (13.33%) SAP
2 42 (9.33%) Microsoft
3 38 (8.44%) Oracle
4 16 (3.56%) IBM
5 11 (2.44%) Adobe
6 7 (1.56%) HP
6 7 (1.56%) MathWorks
6 7 (1.56%) Siebel
7 6 (1.33%) Dell
7 6 (1.33%) Google
7 6 (1.33%) Rally
7 6 (1.33%) Sitecore
7 6 (1.33%) VMware
8 5 (1.11%) Citrix
9 3 (0.67%) Ariba
9 3 (0.67%) Cisco
9 3 (0.67%) Freescale
9 3 (0.67%) Informatica
9 3 (0.67%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.67%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 2 days ago
London
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East Midlands
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £350 - £385 per day
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