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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 25 46 36
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Automotive 36 14 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.44% 2.23% 3.43%
As % of the General category 18.46% 5.58% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Median daily rate £260 £300 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -12.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £192 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £403 £374
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 4 8
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.50 £28.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.50 £43.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
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
195 251 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 40.29% 39.97% 37.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 143 89
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 31 37
Median hourly rate £31.00 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% -36.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

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
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 29 July 2016.

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
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 29 July 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 29 July 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 +8 9 £260 -35.00% 7
Brentwood +4 2 - - 1
Chelmsford +4 2 - - 2
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 27 (44.26%) Project Management
2 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (26.23%) Manufacturing
4 15 (24.59%) PMP
4 15 (24.59%) PMI Certification
4 15 (24.59%) SQL
4 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
5 13 (21.31%) Legal
6 12 (19.67%) DB2
6 12 (19.67%) Logistics
7 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 10 (16.39%) PRINCE
7 10 (16.39%) J2EE
7 10 (16.39%) Performance Management
7 10 (16.39%) Process Improvement
7 10 (16.39%) Change Control
7 10 (16.39%) Mobile App
7 10 (16.39%) Mobile Application Development
7 10 (16.39%) Coaching
8 9 (14.75%) Oracle
8 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
8 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
8 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
9 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
9 8 (13.11%) Java
9 8 (13.11%) Mainframe
10 6 (9.84%) CRM
11 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
11 5 (8.20%) Data Analytics

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 (6.56%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.64%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.56%) MS Visio
3 3 (4.92%) MS Office
3 3 (4.92%) MS Project
4 2 (3.28%) OrCAD
5 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.64%) Office 365
1 1 (1.64%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.92%) Firewall
1 3 (4.92%) VPN
2 2 (3.28%) Extranet
3 1 (1.64%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) DB2
2 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
3 5 (8.20%) Hadoop
4 3 (4.92%) Big Data
5 2 (3.28%) DataStage
6 1 (1.64%) Essbase
6 1 (1.64%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) AccuRev
2 2 (3.28%) Cucumber
2 2 (3.28%) Selenium
2 2 (3.28%) SoapUI
3 1 (1.64%) SpecFlow
General
1 18 (29.51%) Finance
2 16 (26.23%) Manufacturing
3 13 (21.31%) Legal
4 5 (8.20%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.56%) Electronics
6 3 (4.92%) Aerospace
6 3 (4.92%) Banking
7 2 (3.28%) Marketing
7 2 (3.28%) Retail
8 1 (1.64%) Advertising
8 1 (1.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (32.79%) Project Manager
2 11 (18.03%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Developer
4 7 (11.48%) J2EE Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Business Analyst
5 6 (9.84%) Java Developer
5 6 (9.84%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 5 (8.20%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.56%) DBA
8 3 (4.92%) Angular Developer
8 3 (4.92%) Consultant
8 3 (4.92%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) Oracle DBA
8 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.92%) SQL DBA
9 2 (3.28%) Control Systems Engineer
9 2 (3.28%) IT Project Manager
9 2 (3.28%) J2EE WebSphere Developer
9 2 (3.28%) Java WebSphere Developer
9 2 (3.28%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.39%) J2EE
2 5 (8.20%) AngularJS
2 5 (8.20%) HTML
2 5 (8.20%) HTML5
2 5 (8.20%) SOAP
3 4 (6.56%) Web Services
4 3 (4.92%) JSF
4 3 (4.92%) REST
4 3 (4.92%) TopLink
4 3 (4.92%) XML
5 2 (3.28%) Java EE
6 1 (1.64%) COM
6 1 (1.64%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Mobile App
2 8 (13.11%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.56%) User Experience
4 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Clustering
4 3 (4.92%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.28%) Client/Server
5 2 (3.28%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 2 (3.28%) Life Science
6 1 (1.64%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.64%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.64%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.20%) zOS
2 4 (6.56%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (44.26%) Project Management
2 18 (29.51%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (24.59%) PRINCE2
4 12 (19.67%) Logistics
5 10 (16.39%) Change Control
5 10 (16.39%) Coaching
5 10 (16.39%) Mobile Application Development
5 10 (16.39%) Performance Management
5 10 (16.39%) PRINCE
5 10 (16.39%) Process Improvement
6 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
7 8 (13.11%) Business Analysis
8 6 (9.84%) CRM
9 5 (8.20%) Analytics
9 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
9 5 (8.20%) Data Analytics
9 5 (8.20%) TDD
9 5 (8.20%) Waterfall
10 4 (6.56%) Contingency Planning
10 4 (6.56%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) Java
3 4 (6.56%) C
4 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.92%) PL/SQL
4 3 (4.92%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.28%) C#
5 2 (3.28%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.64%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) COBOL
6 1 (1.64%) Embedded C++
6 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (24.59%) PMI Certification
1 15 (24.59%) PMP
2 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (4.92%) CCDA
3 3 (4.92%) CCNA
3 3 (4.92%) CCNP
3 3 (4.92%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.92%) Degree
4 2 (3.28%) CISA
4 2 (3.28%) CISM
4 2 (3.28%) CISSP
4 2 (3.28%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.64%) GSEC
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.28%) MISRA
1 2 (3.28%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (3.28%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.64%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (4.92%) Data Guard
1 3 (4.92%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (14.75%) Oracle
2 5 (8.20%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.56%) Rally
4 3 (4.92%) Cisco
5 2 (3.28%) Mentor Graphics
5 2 (3.28%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.28%) SAP
6 1 (1.64%) EMC
6 1 (1.64%) Infor