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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 266 367 327
Rank change year-on-year
+101 -40
Contract jobs citing Automotive 375 202 274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.73% 0.41% 0.52%
As % of the General category 1.90% 0.97% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 85 108
Average daily rate
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£368 £350 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £276 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 22 40
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.90 £27.60 £27.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.78 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.53 £37.80 £38.99
% change year-on-year
-13.95% -3.05%
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
19730 20818 23431
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.61% 42.62% 44.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12428 13260 14288
Average daily rate £438 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 500 544 680
Average hourly rate £21.53 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.31% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.58 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £45.00 £48.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -25.00%

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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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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 +21 122 £375 -31.81% 25
South East -16 62 £350 - 32
East of England -12 25 £263 -34.37% 21
London +11 23 £413 +3.12% 14
Midlands +1 8 £475 - 1
East Midlands +7 6 £350 +16.66% 12
North West -4 5 £300 -6.97% 8
South West -35 4 £400 +28.82% 26
Yorkshire - - - - 4
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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.

1 109 (18.73%) SAP
2 93 (15.98%) Electronics
3 85 (14.60%) Project Management
4 84 (14.43%) Manufacturing
5 72 (12.37%) Finance
6 49 (8.42%) PRINCE2
7 46 (7.90%) SQL
7 46 (7.90%) Software Engineering
8 43 (7.39%) PLM
9 42 (7.22%) HTML
9 42 (7.22%) Java
10 41 (7.04%) Validation
11 38 (6.53%) Migration
11 38 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
11 38 (6.53%) Agile Software Development
12 36 (6.19%) Microsoft
13 33 (5.67%) MS Excel
13 33 (5.67%) Business Analysis
13 33 (5.67%) QA
14 32 (5.50%) Business Transformation
15 30 (5.15%) C
15 30 (5.15%) Degree
15 30 (5.15%) Marketing
16 28 (4.81%) ENOVIA
16 28 (4.81%) Oracle
17 27 (4.64%) .NET
17 27 (4.64%) MS Office
17 27 (4.64%) Retail
18 26 (4.47%) Linux
18 26 (4.47%) Web Services

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 23 (3.95%) WebSphere
2 13 (2.23%) Apache
3 10 (1.72%) CMS
4 7 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.03%) SharePoint
6 5 (0.86%) Adobe CQ
7 4 (0.69%) IBM HTTP Server
7 4 (0.69%) Drupal
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle Application Server
9 2 (0.34%) Magnolia
9 2 (0.34%) Node.js
9 2 (0.34%) WordPress
9 2 (0.34%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.34%) MQSeries
10 1 (0.17%) SAP EP
10 1 (0.17%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.17%) Umbraco
10 1 (0.17%) Mule
10 1 (0.17%) Documentum
10 1 (0.17%) SAS
Applications
1 33 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 27 (4.64%) MS Office
3 16 (2.75%) MS PowerPoint
4 15 (2.58%) Simulink
5 13 (2.23%) MS Project
6 8 (1.37%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (1.03%) Adobe Illustrator
7 6 (1.03%) Photoshop
8 5 (0.86%) MS Visio
9 3 (0.52%) FrameMaker
9 3 (0.52%) CATIA
10 2 (0.34%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
11 1 (0.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
11 1 (0.17%) Maya
Business Applications
1 28 (4.81%) ENOVIA
2 14 (2.41%) DELMIA
3 8 (1.37%) SAP PP
4 6 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (1.03%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.03%) SAP FI
4 6 (1.03%) SAP CO
4 6 (1.03%) Google Analytics
5 5 (0.86%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.86%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.69%) SAP QM
6 4 (0.69%) SAP EWM
7 3 (0.52%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.52%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.52%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.34%) LabWindows
8 2 (0.34%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.34%) Magento
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.17%) SAP HCM
Communications & Networking
1 16 (2.75%) Internet
2 6 (1.03%) Gigabit Ethernet
3 5 (0.86%) Ethernet
4 4 (0.69%) FTP
4 4 (0.69%) SAN
5 3 (0.52%) WAN
5 3 (0.52%) Firewall
5 3 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.52%) Wireless
5 3 (0.52%) HTTP
5 3 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.34%) SSH
6 2 (0.34%) LTE
6 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.34%) LAN
6 2 (0.34%) SSL
6 2 (0.34%) Intranet
7 1 (0.17%) CTI
7 1 (0.17%) 2G
7 1 (0.17%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.55%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.20%) MySQL
4 6 (1.03%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (0.69%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (0.52%) SAP BI
7 3 (0.52%) NonStop SQL
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.34%) DB2
8 2 (0.34%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.17%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.17%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle9i Database
9 1 (0.17%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 14 (2.41%) Rational DOORS
2 10 (1.72%) Subversion
3 8 (1.37%) Visual Studio
4 7 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (1.03%) Rational Rhapsody
5 6 (1.03%) Axure RP
5 6 (1.03%) Selenium
6 4 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
6 4 (0.69%) Eclipse
7 3 (0.52%) JIRA
8 2 (0.34%) LSMW
8 2 (0.34%) Ant
8 2 (0.34%) JUnit
8 2 (0.34%) LabVIEW
8 2 (0.34%) Bugzilla
8 2 (0.34%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 2 (0.34%) Balsamiq Mockups
8 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Blend
9 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
9 1 (0.17%) Gradle
General
1 93 (15.98%) Electronics
2 84 (14.43%) Manufacturing
3 72 (12.37%) Finance
4 30 (5.15%) Marketing
5 27 (4.64%) Retail
6 18 (3.09%) Aerospace
7 12 (2.06%) Banking
7 12 (2.06%) Avionics
8 8 (1.37%) German Language
8 8 (1.37%) Multimedia
9 7 (1.20%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.03%) Advertising
10 6 (1.03%) Publishing
10 6 (1.03%) Legal
11 4 (0.69%) Games
12 3 (0.52%) French Language
13 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.34%) Military
13 2 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 85 (14.60%) Analyst
2 60 (10.31%) Consultant
3 58 (9.97%) Developer
4 56 (9.62%) Project Manager
5 49 (8.42%) Business Analyst
6 41 (7.04%) Software Engineer
7 33 (5.67%) SAP Consultant
8 31 (5.33%) Architect
9 16 (2.75%) Test Analyst
10 14 (2.41%) Applications Engineer
11 13 (2.23%) Designer
12 11 (1.89%) Java Developer
12 11 (1.89%) Embedded Software Engineer
13 10 (1.72%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (1.55%) Programme Manager
14 9 (1.55%) Infrastructure Architect
14 9 (1.55%) SAP Manager
14 9 (1.55%) Agile Business Analyst
15 8 (1.37%) Multimedia Developer
15 8 (1.37%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (7.22%) HTML
2 27 (4.64%) .NET
3 26 (4.47%) Web Services
4 25 (4.30%) CSS
5 24 (4.12%) HTML5
6 19 (3.26%) XML
7 13 (2.23%) Middleware
7 13 (2.23%) jQuery
8 12 (2.06%) ASP.NET
8 12 (2.06%) J2EE
9 11 (1.89%) CSS3
10 10 (1.72%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 10 (1.72%) Flash
11 8 (1.37%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (0.86%) Spring
13 4 (0.69%) Ajax
13 4 (0.69%) Java EE
13 4 (0.69%) Hibernate
13 4 (0.69%) JSP
14 3 (0.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (2.41%) Mobile App
2 11 (1.89%) Visualisation
3 10 (1.72%) PMI
3 10 (1.72%) E-Learning
4 9 (1.55%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.55%) CAN bus
5 8 (1.37%) Social Media
6 7 (1.20%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (1.03%) Computer Science
8 5 (0.86%) SCADA
9 4 (0.69%) FMCG
9 4 (0.69%) Device Driver
10 3 (0.52%) Economics
10 3 (0.52%) EPoS
10 3 (0.52%) Open Source
10 3 (0.52%) Smart Meter
10 3 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.34%) Internet of Things
11 2 (0.34%) Machine to Machine
11 2 (0.34%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 26 (4.47%) Linux
2 25 (4.30%) Windows
3 24 (4.12%) UNIX
4 6 (1.03%) VMS
4 6 (1.03%) Android
4 6 (1.03%) Apple iOS
5 5 (0.86%) Windows 7
5 5 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (0.86%) Windows NT
6 4 (0.69%) VxWorks
6 4 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.52%) AIX
8 2 (0.34%) Solaris
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.17%) zOS
9 1 (0.17%) Tizen
9 1 (0.17%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.17%) SUSE
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (14.60%) Project Management
2 49 (8.42%) PRINCE2
3 46 (7.90%) Software Engineering
4 43 (7.39%) PLM
5 41 (7.04%) Validation
6 38 (6.53%) Migration
6 38 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (6.53%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (5.67%) Business Analysis
8 32 (5.50%) Business Transformation
9 25 (4.30%) CAD
10 22 (3.78%) ERP
10 22 (3.78%) Software Testing
10 22 (3.78%) Requirements Management
11 21 (3.61%) Logistics
12 20 (3.44%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (3.44%) Integration Testing
12 20 (3.44%) Time Management
13 19 (3.26%) Scrum
13 19 (3.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 46 (7.90%) SQL
2 42 (7.22%) Java
3 30 (5.15%) C
4 20 (3.44%) JavaScript
5 19 (3.26%) C#
6 18 (3.09%) C++
7 17 (2.92%) Embedded C
8 15 (2.58%) MATLAB
9 10 (1.72%) Assembly Language
10 7 (1.20%) Embedded C++
10 7 (1.20%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.03%) PHP
11 6 (1.03%) VBScript
11 6 (1.03%) ABAP
12 5 (0.86%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.69%) Python
13 4 (0.69%) VBA
14 3 (0.52%) ActionScript
14 3 (0.52%) ActionScript 3.0
15 2 (0.34%) JCL
Qualifications
1 30 (5.15%) Degree
2 20 (3.44%) PMI Certification
3 15 (2.58%) ISEB
4 13 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (2.23%) PMP
5 10 (1.72%) SC Cleared
5 10 (1.72%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.03%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.52%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.34%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.34%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.17%) PgMP
9 1 (0.17%) APMP
9 1 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.17%) HND
9 1 (0.17%) CCNA
9 1 (0.17%) CCA
9 1 (0.17%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (5.67%) QA
2 8 (1.37%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.52%) SLA
3 3 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.17%) P3O
5 1 (0.17%) COBIT
5 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (0.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.52%) NFS
4 2 (0.34%) RACF
5 1 (0.17%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 9 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.17%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.17%) OpenView
2 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.17%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 109 (18.73%) SAP
2 36 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 28 (4.81%) Oracle
4 22 (3.78%) Adobe
5 15 (2.58%) IBM
6 10 (1.72%) Google
7 7 (1.20%) JBoss
7 7 (1.20%) HP
8 6 (1.03%) VMware
8 6 (1.03%) Mentor Graphics
8 6 (1.03%) Facebook
9 5 (0.86%) EMC
10 4 (0.69%) Lotus
10 4 (0.69%) FatWire
10 4 (0.69%) QNX
10 4 (0.69%) Capita
11 3 (0.52%) Twitter
11 3 (0.52%) Cisco
11 3 (0.52%) Open Text
11 3 (0.52%) Siemens
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