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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 336 357 319
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -38
Contract jobs citing Automotive 252 208 286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.50% 0.43% 0.54%
As % of the General category 1.28% 1.01% 1.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 102 83 115
Average daily rate
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£363 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 24 38
Average hourly rate £34.41 £37.80 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.96% -3.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £27.80 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.38 £39.34 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £37.80 £38.99
% change year-on-year
-8.06% -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
19644 20553 23592
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 38.61% 42.91% 44.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 12434 13046 14401
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 £273 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 503 542 688
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -12.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.20 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £44.97 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 21 August 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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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 +14 116 £365 -33.63% 27
South East -17 59 £350 - 30
East of England -16 24 £263 -34.37% 20
London +4 23 £406 +1.56% 14
Midlands +8 8 £475 - 1
South West -36 7 £413 +32.85% 22
North West +3 5 £300 -6.97% 4
East Midlands +4 4 £350 +16.66% 12
Yorkshire - - - - 5
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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.

1 104 (23.21%) SAP
2 83 (18.53%) Manufacturing
3 79 (17.63%) Project Management
4 67 (14.96%) Finance
5 45 (10.04%) SQL
6 44 (9.82%) PRINCE2
7 43 (9.60%) Software Engineering
8 41 (9.15%) Java
9 40 (8.93%) HTML
10 38 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
11 37 (8.26%) Validation
11 37 (8.26%) Migration
11 37 (8.26%) PLM
12 36 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
13 34 (7.59%) Microsoft
14 33 (7.37%) Business Analysis
15 31 (6.92%) QA
16 30 (6.70%) MS Excel
17 29 (6.47%) C
17 29 (6.47%) Business Transformation
18 28 (6.25%) Degree
19 27 (6.03%) Retail
20 26 (5.80%) .NET
20 26 (5.80%) Oracle
20 26 (5.80%) MS Office
20 26 (5.80%) Web Services
20 26 (5.80%) Marketing
21 25 (5.58%) HTML5
22 23 (5.13%) Windows
22 23 (5.13%) ENOVIA

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 20 (4.46%) WebSphere
2 12 (2.68%) CMS
3 9 (2.01%) Apache
4 7 (1.56%) WebLogic
4 7 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 7 (1.56%) Adobe CQ
5 4 (0.89%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
6 3 (0.67%) Mule
7 2 (0.45%) Apache Solr
7 2 (0.45%) Node.js
7 2 (0.45%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.45%) WebLogic Portal
7 2 (0.45%) WebSphere Application Server
7 2 (0.45%) MQSeries
8 1 (0.22%) SAP EP
8 1 (0.22%) Drupal
8 1 (0.22%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.22%) Documentum
8 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 30 (6.70%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.80%) MS Office
3 15 (3.35%) Simulink
4 14 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (2.46%) MS Project
6 8 (1.79%) Adobe Captivate
7 6 (1.34%) Photoshop
8 5 (1.12%) MS Visio
9 4 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.45%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.45%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.45%) CATIA
11 1 (0.22%) FrameMaker
11 1 (0.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
11 1 (0.22%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 23 (5.13%) ENOVIA
2 14 (3.13%) DELMIA
3 7 (1.56%) SAP CO
3 7 (1.56%) SAP FI
3 7 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (1.34%) SAP PP
4 6 (1.34%) SAP SD
4 6 (1.34%) Google Analytics
5 5 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (1.12%) SAP CRM
6 4 (0.89%) SAP MM
6 4 (0.89%) SAP QM
6 4 (0.89%) SAP EWM
7 3 (0.67%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.45%) SAP SRM
8 2 (0.45%) LabWindows
8 2 (0.45%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.22%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.22%) SAP APO
Communications & Networking
1 16 (3.57%) Internet
2 5 (1.12%) Ethernet
3 4 (0.89%) FTP
3 4 (0.89%) Gigabit Ethernet
4 3 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (0.67%) Wireless
4 3 (0.67%) Radio Access Network
4 3 (0.67%) WAN
5 2 (0.45%) LAN
5 2 (0.45%) HTTP
5 2 (0.45%) Intranet
5 2 (0.45%) Firewall
5 2 (0.45%) SSL
5 2 (0.45%) LTE
6 1 (0.22%) 4G
6 1 (0.22%) 2G
6 1 (0.22%) NFC
6 1 (0.22%) MIMO
6 1 (0.22%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.22%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (2.90%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.01%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.34%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.89%) SAP BW
5 4 (0.89%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.89%) MySQL
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.67%) NoSQL
6 3 (0.67%) SAP BI
6 3 (0.67%) NonStop SQL
6 3 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.45%) DB2
7 2 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.45%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 13 (2.90%) Rational DOORS
2 8 (1.79%) Selenium
2 8 (1.79%) Subversion
3 7 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 7 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (1.56%) Axure RP
3 7 (1.56%) Rational Rhapsody
4 5 (1.12%) Eclipse
5 4 (0.89%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (0.67%) JIRA
6 3 (0.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 3 (0.67%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.45%) WebDriver
7 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Blend
7 2 (0.45%) LSMW
7 2 (0.45%) LabVIEW
7 2 (0.45%) Bugzilla
7 2 (0.45%) Ant
7 2 (0.45%) JUnit
8 1 (0.22%) ClearCase
General
1 83 (18.53%) Manufacturing
2 67 (14.96%) Finance
3 27 (6.03%) Retail
4 26 (5.80%) Marketing
5 16 (3.57%) Aerospace
6 13 (2.90%) Electronics
7 12 (2.68%) Avionics
8 11 (2.46%) Banking
9 8 (1.79%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.79%) German Language
10 6 (1.34%) Legal
10 6 (1.34%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.34%) Advertising
10 6 (1.34%) Publishing
11 4 (0.89%) Games
12 3 (0.67%) French Language
13 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
13 2 (0.45%) Military
13 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 84 (18.75%) Analyst
2 55 (12.28%) Developer
3 53 (11.83%) Project Manager
4 48 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 46 (10.27%) Consultant
6 40 (8.93%) Software Engineer
7 34 (7.59%) Architect
8 33 (7.37%) SAP Consultant
9 16 (3.57%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.13%) Applications Engineer
11 12 (2.68%) Designer
11 12 (2.68%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 11 (2.46%) Java Developer
13 10 (2.23%) SAP Manager
14 9 (2.01%) Agile Business Analyst
14 9 (2.01%) Web Developer
14 9 (2.01%) Systems Engineer
14 9 (2.01%) Infrastructure Architect
15 8 (1.79%) Financial Business Analyst
15 8 (1.79%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (8.93%) HTML
2 26 (5.80%) .NET
2 26 (5.80%) Web Services
3 25 (5.58%) HTML5
4 22 (4.91%) CSS
5 18 (4.02%) XML
6 12 (2.68%) J2EE
7 11 (2.46%) CSS3
8 10 (2.23%) jQuery
8 10 (2.23%) Flash
8 10 (2.23%) ASP.NET
8 10 (2.23%) Middleware
9 9 (2.01%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 8 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
11 5 (1.12%) Spring
11 5 (1.12%) SOAP
12 4 (0.89%) JSP
12 4 (0.89%) Ajax
12 4 (0.89%) Java EE
12 4 (0.89%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.13%) Mobile App
2 10 (2.23%) CAN bus
2 10 (2.23%) E-Learning
2 10 (2.23%) Visualisation
3 8 (1.79%) Social Media
3 8 (1.79%) PMI
3 8 (1.79%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.56%) Embedded Systems
5 6 (1.34%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.12%) SCADA
7 4 (0.89%) FMCG
7 4 (0.89%) Device Driver
8 3 (0.67%) Economics
8 3 (0.67%) EPoS
8 3 (0.67%) Open Source
8 3 (0.67%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.45%) Internet of Things
9 2 (0.45%) Machine to Machine
9 2 (0.45%) mHealth
9 2 (0.45%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.13%) Windows
2 21 (4.69%) Linux
2 21 (4.69%) UNIX
3 6 (1.34%) Apple iOS
3 6 (1.34%) Android
3 6 (1.34%) VMS
4 5 (1.12%) Windows NT
5 4 (0.89%) VxWorks
6 3 (0.67%) Windows 7
6 3 (0.67%) AIX
7 2 (0.45%) Solaris
7 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.22%) ThreadX
8 1 (0.22%) SUSE
8 1 (0.22%) Tizen
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.22%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.22%) zOS
8 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (17.63%) Project Management
2 44 (9.82%) PRINCE2
3 43 (9.60%) Software Engineering
4 38 (8.48%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (8.26%) PLM
5 37 (8.26%) Validation
5 37 (8.26%) Migration
6 36 (8.04%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (7.37%) Business Analysis
8 29 (6.47%) Business Transformation
9 23 (5.13%) Software Testing
10 22 (4.91%) Requirements Management
10 22 (4.91%) CAD
11 21 (4.69%) Scrum
12 20 (4.46%) ERP
12 20 (4.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 20 (4.46%) Time Management
13 19 (4.24%) OO
13 19 (4.24%) Logistics
14 17 (3.79%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 45 (10.04%) SQL
2 41 (9.15%) Java
3 29 (6.47%) C
4 21 (4.69%) C#
5 20 (4.46%) JavaScript
6 17 (3.79%) Embedded C
7 16 (3.57%) C++
8 15 (3.35%) MATLAB
9 10 (2.23%) Assembly Language
10 7 (1.56%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.34%) VBScript
11 6 (1.34%) ABAP
11 6 (1.34%) Embedded C++
12 5 (1.12%) PHP
13 4 (0.89%) Shell Script
13 4 (0.89%) Python
14 3 (0.67%) VBA
15 2 (0.45%) ActionScript
15 2 (0.45%) Perl
15 2 (0.45%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 28 (6.25%) Degree
2 18 (4.02%) PMI Certification
3 15 (3.35%) ISEB
4 13 (2.90%) PMP
5 10 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (2.23%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.23%) Security Cleared
6 6 (1.34%) ISTQB
6 6 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (0.89%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.22%) PgMP
9 1 (0.22%) APMP
9 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) HND
9 1 (0.22%) CCNA
9 1 (0.22%) CCA
9 1 (0.22%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.92%) QA
2 8 (1.79%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.45%) SLA
4 2 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) P3O
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
System Software
1 3 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.45%) RACF
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (2.23%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.45%) OpenSSO
2 2 (0.45%) CA SiteMinder
3 1 (0.22%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (0.22%) OpenView
Vendors
1 104 (23.21%) SAP
2 34 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 26 (5.80%) Oracle
4 22 (4.91%) Adobe
5 14 (3.13%) IBM
6 8 (1.79%) Google
7 7 (1.56%) HP
7 7 (1.56%) JBoss
8 4 (0.89%) EMC
8 4 (0.89%) Lotus
8 4 (0.89%) Capita
8 4 (0.89%) Mentor Graphics
8 4 (0.89%) QNX
8 4 (0.89%) FatWire
8 4 (0.89%) Facebook
9 3 (0.67%) Green Hills
9 3 (0.67%) Appcelerator
9 3 (0.67%) Open Text
9 3 (0.67%) VMware
9 3 (0.67%) Citrix
Leicestershire
Edissero Ltd
Rate: £On application
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 23 hours ago
Coventry
Huxley Associates
Rate: £200 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Real Staffing
Rate: £40 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Rate: £45 - £55 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Optimus Search Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £600 per day Rate Dependant on Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £1 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £32 per hour + competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
Aquent
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150-300 Per Day
Posted: 6 days ago
Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £0 - £1000 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
South East England
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Swadlincote
Huxley Associates
Rate: £28 - £34 per hour
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
OHO Group
Rate: £40000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago