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 27 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 330 370 335
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -35
Contract jobs citing Automotive 288 202 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.57% 0.42% 0.45%
As % of the General category 1.48% 1.08% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 72 56
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£390 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £303 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 58 51
Average hourly rate £31.75 £34.16 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.05% -8.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.12 £11.00 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.75 £34.66 £37.65
% change year-on-year
-8.39% -7.94%
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
19406 18726 18051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.72% 39.01% 43.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12480 12073 11162
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 £288 £263 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 482 519 612
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.68 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -1.96%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 +9 110 £220 -45.00% 42
South East +2 71 £413 +3.12% 48
London +40 46 £388 -3.12% 27
East of England +7 24 £375 +11.94% 16
South West +2 8 £400 -11.11% 25
Midlands +1 5 - -
East Midlands -11 4 £419 -16.25% 13
North West -20 4 £525 +48.40% 16
North East - 4 £195 - 2
Yorkshire -19 3 £425 +4.61% 6
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 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 93 (18.02%) SAP
2 70 (13.57%) Finance
3 69 (13.37%) Manufacturing
4 62 (12.02%) Project Management
5 61 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
5 61 (11.82%) Degree
6 53 (10.27%) Java
7 51 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 48 (9.30%) Software Engineering
9 42 (8.14%) C
10 40 (7.75%) HTML
11 39 (7.56%) Windows
12 38 (7.36%) Microsoft
13 33 (6.40%) MS Excel
14 31 (6.01%) SQL
14 31 (6.01%) Electronics
15 29 (5.62%) Migration
16 28 (5.43%) Logistics
17 27 (5.23%) Validation
18 26 (5.04%) SQL Server
18 26 (5.04%) .NET
18 26 (5.04%) Marketing
19 25 (4.84%) JavaScript
20 24 (4.65%) Web Services
20 24 (4.65%) Mobile App
21 22 (4.26%) Embedded C
21 22 (4.26%) Retail
22 21 (4.07%) German Language
22 21 (4.07%) CSS
22 21 (4.07%) Simulink

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 (3.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 10 (1.94%) CMS
3 10 (1.94%) WebSphere
4 8 (1.55%) IIS
5 5 (0.97%) Apache
6 3 (0.58%) Lync
6 3 (0.58%) Node.js
7 2 (0.39%) WordPress
7 2 (0.39%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.39%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.39%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.19%) Drupal
8 1 (0.19%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.19%) Confluence
Applications
1 33 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.07%) Simulink
3 19 (3.68%) MS Office
4 15 (2.91%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (2.71%) MS Project
6 9 (1.74%) MS Visio
7 6 (1.16%) TargetLink
8 4 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.78%) Stateflow
9 3 (0.58%) FrameMaker
10 1 (0.19%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.19%) CATIA
10 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.19%) Windchill
10 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (2.13%) SAP SD
2 9 (1.74%) SAP MM
3 7 (1.36%) SAP CRM
4 5 (0.97%) SAP PP
4 5 (0.97%) SAP EWM
5 4 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.78%) SAP APO
6 3 (0.58%) SAP QM
7 2 (0.39%) SAP SRM
7 2 (0.39%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.39%) SAP LE
7 2 (0.39%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.19%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
8 1 (0.19%) SAP WM
8 1 (0.19%) SAP MII
8 1 (0.19%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.19%) SAP PLM
8 1 (0.19%) ENOVIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.19%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.19%) Office 365
3 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 10 (1.94%) FlexRay
2 9 (1.74%) LAN
3 8 (1.55%) WAN
3 8 (1.55%) HTTPS
3 8 (1.55%) Internet
4 7 (1.36%) DNS
5 5 (0.97%) Network Security
6 4 (0.78%) DWDM
6 4 (0.78%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (0.78%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.78%) DHCP
6 4 (0.78%) Ethernet
7 3 (0.58%) LDAP
7 3 (0.58%) Bluetooth
7 3 (0.58%) 3G
7 3 (0.58%) IPv4
7 3 (0.58%) IPv6
7 3 (0.58%) MIMO
7 3 (0.58%) LTE
7 3 (0.58%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.94%) MySQL
3 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.97%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.58%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.58%) SAP Data Services
7 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.58%) DTS
8 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.19%) SQLite
9 1 (0.19%) WebFOCUS
9 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.19%) SAP BI
9 1 (0.19%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.19%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (3.10%) Rational DOORS
2 14 (2.71%) JIRA
3 12 (2.33%) Visual Studio
4 10 (1.94%) Subversion
5 9 (1.74%) Selenium
6 8 (1.55%) Git (software)
7 7 (1.36%) Rational Rhapsody
7 7 (1.36%) CANoe
8 6 (1.16%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.97%) ClearCase
9 5 (0.97%) ClearQuest
9 5 (0.97%) LSMW
10 3 (0.58%) Eclipse
10 3 (0.58%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.39%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.39%) JUnit
12 1 (0.19%) NUnit
12 1 (0.19%) AccuRev
12 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 70 (13.57%) Finance
2 69 (13.37%) Manufacturing
3 31 (6.01%) Electronics
4 26 (5.04%) Marketing
5 22 (4.26%) Retail
6 21 (4.07%) German Language
7 18 (3.49%) Aerospace
8 10 (1.94%) French Language
9 9 (1.74%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.16%) Banking
10 6 (1.16%) Avionics
11 5 (0.97%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.97%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.78%) Retail Banking
12 4 (0.78%) Dutch Language
12 4 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.78%) Advertising
12 4 (0.78%) Publishing
13 3 (0.58%) Games
14 2 (0.39%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 119 (23.06%) Analyst
2 71 (13.76%) Business Analyst
3 68 (13.18%) Project Manager
4 66 (12.79%) Developer
5 51 (9.88%) Software Engineer
6 46 (8.91%) Consultant
7 43 (8.33%) Architect
8 36 (6.98%) SAP Consultant
9 28 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
10 18 (3.49%) Systems Analyst
11 14 (2.71%) Java Developer
11 14 (2.71%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 13 (2.52%) Test Analyst
13 10 (1.94%) SAP SD Consultant
14 9 (1.74%) Support Analyst
14 9 (1.74%) Support Engineer
14 9 (1.74%) Software Developer
15 8 (1.55%) Coordinator
15 8 (1.55%) SAP MM Consultant
16 7 (1.36%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (7.75%) HTML
2 26 (5.04%) .NET
3 24 (4.65%) Web Services
4 21 (4.07%) CSS
5 20 (3.88%) XML
6 16 (3.10%) HTML5
7 15 (2.91%) J2EE
8 14 (2.71%) jQuery
9 13 (2.52%) REST
9 13 (2.52%) Middleware
10 12 (2.33%) SOAP
11 10 (1.94%) ASP.NET
12 8 (1.55%) EDIFACT
13 7 (1.36%) TopLink
13 7 (1.36%) AngularJS
14 6 (1.16%) CSS3
14 6 (1.16%) Ajax
14 6 (1.16%) Hibernate
15 5 (0.97%) WebSphere Message Broker
15 5 (0.97%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 24 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 20 (3.88%) Computer Science
3 17 (3.29%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (2.33%) Telematics
5 11 (2.13%) User Experience
6 10 (1.94%) Device Driver
7 8 (1.55%) Embedded Systems
8 7 (1.36%) Data Centre
9 6 (1.16%) CAN bus
9 6 (1.16%) Mechatronics
10 5 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
10 5 (0.97%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.97%) Management Information System
11 4 (0.78%) DTV
11 4 (0.78%) Blog
11 4 (0.78%) Social Media
12 3 (0.58%) iPad
12 3 (0.58%) Visualisation
12 3 (0.58%) iPhone
12 3 (0.58%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 39 (7.56%) Windows
2 16 (3.10%) Linux
3 14 (2.71%) VMS
4 13 (2.52%) Apple iOS
5 10 (1.94%) Android
6 7 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (1.16%) UNIX
8 5 (0.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (0.58%) Windows XP
10 3 (0.58%) Solaris
11 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.19%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.19%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (12.02%) Project Management
2 61 (11.82%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 48 (9.30%) Software Engineering
5 29 (5.62%) Migration
6 28 (5.43%) Logistics
7 27 (5.23%) Validation
8 20 (3.88%) Change Management
8 20 (3.88%) PRINCE2
8 20 (3.88%) CRM
8 20 (3.88%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (3.68%) ITIL
9 19 (3.68%) E-Commerce
10 18 (3.49%) UML
10 18 (3.49%) Business Analysis
11 15 (2.91%) Six Sigma
11 15 (2.91%) Change Control
12 14 (2.71%) Integration Testing
12 14 (2.71%) Scrum
13 13 (2.52%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 53 (10.27%) Java
2 42 (8.14%) C
3 31 (6.01%) SQL
4 25 (4.84%) JavaScript
5 22 (4.26%) Embedded C
6 19 (3.68%) MATLAB
6 19 (3.68%) C#
7 17 (3.29%) C++
8 13 (2.52%) VB
9 10 (1.94%) VB.NET
10 8 (1.55%) PHP
11 7 (1.36%) VBScript
12 5 (0.97%) Embedded C++
12 5 (0.97%) VB6
13 3 (0.58%) ABAP
14 2 (0.39%) VBA
14 2 (0.39%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.39%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.39%) XPath
14 2 (0.39%) R
Qualifications
1 61 (11.82%) Degree
2 12 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (1.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 6 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (0.97%) ISEB
6 4 (0.78%) Postgraduate
6 4 (0.78%) MBA
7 3 (0.58%) PMI Certification
7 3 (0.58%) CCNA
7 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.58%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.58%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.39%) CCA
8 2 (0.39%) MCDBA
8 2 (0.39%) CCNP
8 2 (0.39%) MCAD
8 2 (0.39%) MCSD
8 2 (0.39%) PMP
8 2 (0.39%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.33%) QA
2 6 (1.16%) DO-178B
2 6 (1.16%) SLA
3 5 (0.97%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.58%) IEC 61508
5 2 (0.39%) JTAG
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (0.58%) Firmware
3 3 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.39%) XenApp
4 2 (0.39%) vSphere
5 1 (0.19%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.19%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (1.16%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.58%) SCOM
2 3 (0.58%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.39%) OpenView
3 2 (0.39%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.19%) SCCM
4 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 93 (18.02%) SAP
2 38 (7.36%) Microsoft
3 14 (2.71%) HP
4 10 (1.94%) Adobe
4 10 (1.94%) Oracle
4 10 (1.94%) IBM
5 9 (1.74%) VMware
6 6 (1.16%) Hyperion
6 6 (1.16%) Cisco
7 5 (0.97%) Serena
7 5 (0.97%) Google
7 5 (0.97%) Remedy
7 5 (0.97%) Twitter
7 5 (0.97%) Xamarin
8 4 (0.78%) Apple
8 4 (0.78%) Brocade
8 4 (0.78%) EMC
9 3 (0.58%) Citrix
9 3 (0.58%) Dell
9 3 (0.58%) MathWorks
East Midlands
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £1 - £32 per hour + DOE
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Coventry
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £375 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £40 - £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Wiltshire
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Chelmsford
Computer Futures
Rate: £23 - £28 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Connectus
Rate: £30 - £36 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £12 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Real Staffing
Rate: £30 - £34 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £34 - £38 per hour + DOE
Posted: 8 days ago
Norwich
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Bicester
Computer Futures
Posted: 9 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Northamptonshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
England
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £1 - £10000 per hour + DOE
Posted: 13 days ago