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 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 315 357 331
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -26
Contract jobs citing Automotive 300 215 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.59% 0.44% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.54% 1.12% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 140 85 64
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 60 58
Average hourly rate £30.82 £32.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.16% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.65 £11.00 £25.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £40.50 £42.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.82 £32.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-5.16% -13.33%
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
19514 19202 18112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.55% 39.19% 42.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12355 12225 11189
Average daily rate £450 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 485 539 598
Average hourly rate £22.35 £23.86 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.30% -4.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £42.50
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 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 6 May 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 6 May 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 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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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 +4 113 £273 -35.88% 22
South East +18 85 £413 +3.12% 59
London +4 38 £375 -11.76% 17
East of England +13 27 £350 +6.06% 23
Midlands +9 7 - - 2
South West 0 7 £400 -15.78% 19
East Midlands -8 6 £300 - 14
North East -7 4 £195 -18.75% 2
Yorkshire -10 3 £425 +4.61% 11
North West -18 3 £525 +4.47% 17
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 97 (19.32%) SAP
2 77 (15.34%) Manufacturing
3 71 (14.14%) Finance
4 65 (12.95%) Project Management
5 57 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
6 49 (9.76%) Degree
7 48 (9.56%) Software Engineering
8 46 (9.16%) Java
9 45 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (8.17%) HTML
10 41 (8.17%) Windows
11 40 (7.97%) C
12 35 (6.97%) Electronics
13 34 (6.77%) MS Excel
14 33 (6.57%) SQL
15 32 (6.37%) Microsoft
16 29 (5.78%) Migration
17 27 (5.38%) Logistics
17 27 (5.38%) Marketing
18 26 (5.18%) SQL Server
19 25 (4.98%) JavaScript
19 25 (4.98%) Validation
20 24 (4.78%) .NET
21 23 (4.58%) PRINCE2
21 23 (4.58%) CSS
21 23 (4.58%) Mobile App
22 22 (4.38%) Web Services
22 22 (4.38%) CRM
22 22 (4.38%) Business Analysis
23 21 (4.18%) XML

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 13 (2.59%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.99%) CMS
4 9 (1.79%) WebSphere
5 8 (1.59%) IIS
6 3 (0.60%) Apache
6 3 (0.60%) Lync
6 3 (0.60%) Node.js
7 2 (0.40%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.40%) MS Exchange
7 2 (0.40%) WordPress
8 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.20%) Drupal
8 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.20%) WinCC
8 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.98%) MS Office
3 19 (3.78%) Simulink
4 17 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.79%) MS Project
6 10 (1.99%) MS Visio
7 7 (1.39%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (1.20%) TargetLink
8 6 (1.20%) FrameMaker
9 4 (0.80%) Stateflow
10 2 (0.40%) CATIA
11 1 (0.20%) Windchill
11 1 (0.20%) PowerPivot
11 1 (0.20%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.20%) 3ds Max
11 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.39%) SAP SD
2 8 (1.59%) SAP MM
2 8 (1.59%) SAP CRM
3 7 (1.39%) SAP PP
4 5 (1.00%) SAP EWM
5 4 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.80%) SAP APO
5 4 (0.80%) SAP QM
6 2 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.40%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.40%) SAP LE
7 1 (0.20%) SAP MII
7 1 (0.20%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP PLM
7 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.20%) SAP PM
7 1 (0.20%) ENOVIA
7 1 (0.20%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.20%) Office 365
2 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 9 (1.79%) LAN
1 9 (1.79%) FlexRay
2 8 (1.59%) WAN
2 8 (1.59%) HTTPS
3 7 (1.39%) DNS
4 6 (1.20%) Internet
5 5 (1.00%) Network Security
6 4 (0.80%) DWDM
6 4 (0.80%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.80%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.80%) DHCP
6 4 (0.80%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.60%) LDAP
7 3 (0.60%) 3G
7 3 (0.60%) IPv4
7 3 (0.60%) IPv6
7 3 (0.60%) MIMO
7 3 (0.60%) LTE
7 3 (0.60%) 4G
7 3 (0.60%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.18%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (1.39%) MySQL
4 6 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (1.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.60%) DTS
7 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
8 2 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.40%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.20%) OLAP Cube
9 1 (0.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.20%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 15 (2.99%) Rational DOORS
2 13 (2.59%) JIRA
3 12 (2.39%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.79%) Subversion
5 8 (1.59%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.39%) Selenium
6 7 (1.39%) Rational Rhapsody
7 5 (1.00%) CANoe
7 5 (1.00%) ClearCase
7 5 (1.00%) ClearQuest
7 5 (1.00%) LSMW
8 3 (0.60%) Cucumber
8 3 (0.60%) GoogleTest
8 3 (0.60%) SoapUI
9 2 (0.40%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.40%) JUnit
9 2 (0.40%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.40%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.20%) NUnit
10 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Blend
General
1 77 (15.34%) Manufacturing
2 71 (14.14%) Finance
3 35 (6.97%) Electronics
4 27 (5.38%) Marketing
5 19 (3.78%) Aerospace
6 18 (3.59%) Retail
7 16 (3.19%) German Language
8 11 (2.19%) French Language
9 5 (1.00%) Telecoms
9 5 (1.00%) Italian Language
9 5 (1.00%) Spanish Language
9 5 (1.00%) Avionics
10 4 (0.80%) Back Office
10 4 (0.80%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.60%) Legal
11 3 (0.60%) Advertising
11 3 (0.60%) Publishing
12 2 (0.40%) Games
13 1 (0.20%) Banking
13 1 (0.20%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 116 (23.11%) Analyst
2 73 (14.54%) Business Analyst
3 66 (13.15%) Project Manager
4 65 (12.95%) Developer
5 52 (10.36%) Consultant
6 49 (9.76%) Software Engineer
7 43 (8.57%) Architect
8 40 (7.97%) SAP Consultant
9 28 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (3.39%) Systems Analyst
11 15 (2.99%) Java Developer
12 11 (2.19%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 11 (2.19%) SAP SD Consultant
12 11 (2.19%) Test Analyst
13 10 (1.99%) Support Engineer
14 9 (1.79%) Support Analyst
14 9 (1.79%) Coordinator
14 9 (1.79%) Software Developer
15 8 (1.59%) Author
15 8 (1.59%) Technical Author
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (8.17%) HTML
2 24 (4.78%) .NET
3 23 (4.58%) CSS
4 22 (4.38%) Web Services
5 21 (4.18%) XML
6 16 (3.19%) HTML5
7 14 (2.79%) jQuery
8 13 (2.59%) SOAP
8 13 (2.59%) J2EE
8 13 (2.59%) Middleware
9 11 (2.19%) ASP.NET
9 11 (2.19%) REST
10 8 (1.59%) EDIFACT
10 8 (1.59%) Ajax
11 7 (1.39%) TopLink
11 7 (1.39%) AngularJS
12 6 (1.20%) CSS3
12 6 (1.20%) Hibernate
13 4 (0.80%) BAPI
13 4 (0.80%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 23 (4.58%) Mobile App
2 19 (3.78%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.39%) Computer Science
4 13 (2.59%) Telematics
5 8 (1.59%) User Experience
6 6 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
6 6 (1.20%) CAN bus
6 6 (1.20%) Mechatronics
6 6 (1.20%) Device Driver
7 5 (1.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 5 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
7 5 (1.00%) Data Structures
8 4 (0.80%) Visualisation
8 4 (0.80%) DTV
9 3 (0.60%) Blog
9 3 (0.60%) PKI
9 3 (0.60%) iPhone
9 3 (0.60%) iPad
9 3 (0.60%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 41 (8.17%) Windows
2 17 (3.39%) Linux
3 16 (3.19%) VMS
4 11 (2.19%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.59%) Android
6 7 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.20%) UNIX
8 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.80%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.60%) Windows XP
9 3 (0.60%) Solaris
10 2 (0.40%) VxWorks
10 2 (0.40%) Nucleus RTOS
11 1 (0.20%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (12.95%) Project Management
2 57 (11.35%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (9.56%) Software Engineering
4 45 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 29 (5.78%) Migration
6 27 (5.38%) Logistics
7 25 (4.98%) Validation
8 23 (4.58%) PRINCE2
9 22 (4.38%) CRM
9 22 (4.38%) Business Analysis
10 21 (4.18%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (3.98%) E-Commerce
11 20 (3.98%) Change Management
12 16 (3.19%) UML
13 14 (2.79%) Use Case
13 14 (2.79%) Integration Testing
14 13 (2.59%) Test Scripting
14 13 (2.59%) Change Control
14 13 (2.59%) ERP
14 13 (2.59%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (9.16%) Java
2 40 (7.97%) C
3 33 (6.57%) SQL
4 25 (4.98%) JavaScript
5 19 (3.78%) C#
5 19 (3.78%) Embedded C
6 18 (3.59%) MATLAB
7 17 (3.39%) C++
8 14 (2.79%) VB
9 10 (1.99%) VB.NET
10 9 (1.79%) PHP
11 7 (1.39%) VBScript
12 6 (1.20%) Embedded C++
13 5 (1.00%) VB6
13 5 (1.00%) Python
14 4 (0.80%) XPath
15 3 (0.60%) ABAP
15 3 (0.60%) T-SQL
16 2 (0.40%) VBA
16 2 (0.40%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 49 (9.76%) Degree
2 8 (1.59%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 7 (1.39%) ISEB
4 6 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (1.00%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.80%) PMP
7 3 (0.60%) CCNA
7 3 (0.60%) CCA
7 3 (0.60%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.60%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.60%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.60%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.40%) MCAD
8 2 (0.40%) MCSD
8 2 (0.40%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.40%) CCNP
8 2 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.20%) GIAC
9 1 (0.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.39%) QA
2 7 (1.39%) SLA
3 5 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.00%) DO-178B
4 4 (0.80%) JTAG
5 2 (0.40%) IEC 61508
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.60%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.40%) XenApp
4 2 (0.40%) vSphere
4 2 (0.40%) Firmware
5 1 (0.20%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (1.20%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.60%) SCOM
2 3 (0.60%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.40%) OpenView
3 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 97 (19.32%) SAP
2 32 (6.37%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.79%) Adobe
3 14 (2.79%) HP
4 9 (1.79%) VMware
5 8 (1.59%) Oracle
5 8 (1.59%) Google
6 7 (1.39%) IBM
7 6 (1.20%) Hyperion
7 6 (1.20%) Cisco
7 6 (1.20%) Remedy
8 5 (1.00%) Apple
8 5 (1.00%) EMC
9 4 (0.80%) Dell
9 4 (0.80%) Serena
9 4 (0.80%) Brocade
9 4 (0.80%) Twitter
9 4 (0.80%) Xamarin
10 3 (0.60%) Mentor Graphics
10 3 (0.60%) MathWorks
Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: From £0 to £1 per day £competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
Essex
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £36 per hour
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Montash
Rate: £100 - £160 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 17 hours ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: Yesterday
Redditch, Worcestershire
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Connectus
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: £400pd
Posted: 5 days ago
Derbyshire
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North East England
Real Staffing
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 9 days ago
Portsmouth
Sysdoc
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 14 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 20 days ago