The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 29 20 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +25
Contract jobs citing Automotive 23 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.29% 7.45% 3.56%
As % of the General category 13.37% 16.31% 9.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 11 2
Median daily rate £350 £275 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -25.42%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 10
Median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £40.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £37.50 £30.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £44.50 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.60 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+13.14% +11.11%
Automotive
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
172 233 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 39.54% 45.69% 36.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 104 78
Median daily rate £375 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £259 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £478 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 39 37
Median hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.42% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.80 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Essex region citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Automotive across the Essex region.

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Essex region.

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Automotive
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Automotive Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Essex region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basildon +7 5 £300 -
Brentwood -2 1 - - 1
Chelmsford -3 1 - -
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Essex region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 16 (28.57%) Project Management
2 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (26.79%) DB2
4 11 (19.64%) Mainframe
4 11 (19.64%) Oracle
5 10 (17.86%) J2EE
5 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
6 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
7 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
7 8 (14.29%) Java
7 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
7 8 (14.29%) CRM
7 8 (14.29%) Finance
7 8 (14.29%) Manufacturing
7 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
8 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
8 7 (12.50%) Analytics
8 7 (12.50%) Data Analytics
8 7 (12.50%) PMP
9 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
10 5 (8.93%) Change Control
10 5 (8.93%) HTML5
10 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
10 5 (8.93%) TDD
10 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
10 5 (8.93%) zOS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 4 (7.14%) MS Project
2 4 (7.14%) MS Visio
3 3 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (3.57%) OrCAD
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) CA PPM
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.79%) Office 365
1 1 (1.79%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) Firewall
1 3 (5.36%) VPN
2 2 (3.57%) Extranet
3 1 (1.79%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (26.79%) DB2
2 9 (16.07%) SQL Server
3 7 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 3 (5.36%) Big Data
5 2 (3.57%) DataStage
6 1 (1.79%) Essbase
6 1 (1.79%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) AccuRev
2 2 (3.57%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.57%) Selenium
2 2 (3.57%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.79%) SpecFlow
General
1 8 (14.29%) Finance
1 8 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (5.36%) Aerospace
4 3 (5.36%) Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Advertising
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 12 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 8 (14.29%) Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 7 (12.50%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 6 (10.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) DBA
7 4 (7.14%) Security Consultant
7 4 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Angular Developer
8 3 (5.36%) IT Manager
8 3 (5.36%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (5.36%) Software Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) SQL DBA
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.86%) J2EE
2 5 (8.93%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.93%) HTML
2 5 (8.93%) HTML5
2 5 (8.93%) SOAP
3 4 (7.14%) Web Services
4 3 (5.36%) JSF
4 3 (5.36%) REST
4 3 (5.36%) TopLink
4 3 (5.36%) XML
5 2 (3.57%) Java EE
6 1 (1.79%) COM
6 1 (1.79%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 11 (19.64%) Mainframe
2 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.36%) Clustering
3 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (3.57%) Life Science
3 2 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (1.79%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.79%) PMI
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.93%) zOS
2 4 (7.14%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (28.57%) Project Management
2 8 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 8 (14.29%) CRM
2 8 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.50%) Analytics
3 7 (12.50%) Data Analytics
4 6 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.93%) Change Control
5 5 (8.93%) Data Analysis
5 5 (8.93%) TDD
6 4 (7.14%) Campaign Management
6 4 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 4 (7.14%) Customer Analytics
7 3 (5.36%) Coaching
7 3 (5.36%) ITIL
7 3 (5.36%) Logistics
7 3 (5.36%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.36%) SDLC
7 3 (5.36%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 17 (30.36%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) Java
3 5 (8.93%) C
4 3 (5.36%) JavaScript
4 3 (5.36%) PL/SQL
4 3 (5.36%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.57%) C#
5 2 (3.57%) C++
5 2 (3.57%) COBOL
5 2 (3.57%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.79%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.79%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.29%) PMI Certification
2 7 (12.50%) PMP
3 4 (7.14%) CISM
3 4 (7.14%) CISSP
4 3 (5.36%) CCDA
4 3 (5.36%) CCNA
4 3 (5.36%) CCNP
4 3 (5.36%) CISA
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 2 (3.57%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.79%) GSEC
6 1 (1.79%) ISEB
6 1 (1.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.57%) MISRA
2 2 (3.57%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.57%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.79%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Data Guard
1 3 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 11 (19.64%) Oracle
2 9 (16.07%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
3 4 (7.14%) SAP
4 3 (5.36%) Cisco
5 2 (3.57%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (3.57%) Rally
6 1 (1.79%) EMC
6 1 (1.79%) Infor