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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 18 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 45 45 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -12
Contract jobs citing Automotive 16 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.25% 1.23% 3.30%
As % of the General category 9.14% 3.57% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Average daily rate
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£369 £313 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.00% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £313 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £313 £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
Average hourly rate £39.08 £32.00 £38.98
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.10% -17.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.87 £32.00 £29.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.98 £32.00 £39.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £33.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
175 168 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.57% 34.57% 40.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 84 90
Average daily rate £438 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £284 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £650 £506
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 26 35
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -50.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £14.80 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.80 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Essex region over the 3 months to 18 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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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
Chelmsford - 1 - - 1
Colchester - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - -
Brentwood - - - -
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (32.35%) Java
2 10 (29.41%) Oracle
3 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 9 (26.47%) Linux
4 8 (23.53%) Finance
5 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
5 7 (20.59%) XML
5 7 (20.59%) UNIX
6 5 (14.71%) Marketing
6 5 (14.71%) Release Management
6 5 (14.71%) JBoss
6 5 (14.71%) RUP
6 5 (14.71%) MS Office
6 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
6 5 (14.71%) Project Management
7 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
7 4 (11.76%) Internet
7 4 (11.76%) Apache
7 4 (11.76%) J2EE
7 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
7 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
7 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (11.76%) Publishing
7 4 (11.76%) FatWire
7 4 (11.76%) Scrum
7 4 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 3 (8.82%) Electronics

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
2 4 (11.76%) IBM HTTP Server
2 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (11.76%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.94%) CICS
4 1 (2.94%) CMS
4 1 (2.94%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (2.94%) GlassFish
4 1 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (14.71%) MS Office
1 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.76%) Internet
2 1 (2.94%) FTP
2 1 (2.94%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) DB2
2 2 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.94%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Ant
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) Lombardi
2 1 (2.94%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.94%) Gradle
General
1 8 (23.53%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Marketing
3 4 (11.76%) Publishing
4 3 (8.82%) Electronics
5 2 (5.88%) Aerospace
6 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Analyst
2 6 (17.65%) Developer
2 6 (17.65%) Business Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Architect
3 4 (11.76%) Project Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Software Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Test Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Electronics Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Embedded Software Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Agile Business Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) DBA
6 1 (2.94%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) XML
2 4 (11.76%) J2EE
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
4 2 (5.88%) Ajax
4 2 (5.88%) Middleware
5 1 (2.94%) Hibernate
5 1 (2.94%) JSP
5 1 (2.94%) Swing
5 1 (2.94%) XHTML
5 1 (2.94%) JMS
5 1 (2.94%) ISPF
5 1 (2.94%) RESTful
5 1 (2.94%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) PMI
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.88%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 2 (5.88%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.94%) Open Source
3 1 (2.94%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (26.47%) Linux
2 7 (20.59%) UNIX
3 3 (8.82%) Windows
4 1 (2.94%) AIX
4 1 (2.94%) Solaris
4 1 (2.94%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (14.71%) Project Management
2 5 (14.71%) RUP
2 5 (14.71%) Release Management
3 4 (11.76%) Software Engineering
3 4 (11.76%) Scrum
4 3 (8.82%) Change Control
4 3 (8.82%) User Stories
4 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
4 3 (8.82%) OO
4 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.82%) Content Management
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analysis
5 2 (5.88%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 2 (5.88%) Use Case
5 2 (5.88%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Management
6 1 (2.94%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) Java
2 9 (26.47%) SQL
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) C
4 2 (5.88%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.88%) Embedded C
4 2 (5.88%) COBOL
4 2 (5.88%) JCL
5 1 (2.94%) VBA
5 1 (2.94%) Embedded C++
5 1 (2.94%) Assembly Language
5 1 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.94%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) PMI Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 1 (2.94%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) RACF
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (2.94%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Oracle
2 5 (14.71%) JBoss
3 4 (11.76%) FatWire
4 3 (8.82%) IBM
5 2 (5.88%) Mentor Graphics
6 1 (2.94%) Syncsort
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.94%) EMC
6 1 (2.94%) Avaya
6 1 (2.94%) VMware
6 1 (2.94%) Cisco
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