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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 30 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Contract jobs citing Automotive 31 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.85% 3.74% 1.77%
As % of the General category 11.27% 10.17% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 1
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£295 £369 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +18.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 1
Average hourly rate £37.50 £38.29 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.05% -6.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.55 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -11.24%
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
275 177 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 43.04% 36.80% 33.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 84 62
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 22
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Essex region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. 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
Brentwood +6 10 £300 - 1
Basildon -6 4 £240 - 1
Chelmsford -12 4 - - 1
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 14 (28.57%) Java
2 12 (24.49%) J2EE
3 11 (22.45%) Marketing
4 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.41%) HTML
4 10 (20.41%) SQL
5 9 (18.37%) XML
5 9 (18.37%) Windows
5 9 (18.37%) Linux
6 8 (16.33%) Web Services
6 8 (16.33%) CRM
7 7 (14.29%) SOAP
7 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 7 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
8 6 (12.24%) Project Management
8 6 (12.24%) TopLink
9 5 (10.20%) Finance
9 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
9 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
9 5 (10.20%) SAP SD
9 5 (10.20%) VMS
9 5 (10.20%) C
9 5 (10.20%) Struts
9 5 (10.20%) SAP
9 5 (10.20%) Change Control
9 5 (10.20%) SDLC
10 4 (8.16%) AccuRev
10 4 (8.16%) HTML5
10 4 (8.16%) CSS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 2 (4.08%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.04%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.20%) SAP SD
2 1 (2.04%) CA PPM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.08%) SAN
1 2 (4.08%) NAS
2 1 (2.04%) FTP
2 1 (2.04%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) Extranet
2 1 (2.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (8.16%) AccuRev
2 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
2 2 (4.08%) SoapUI
2 2 (4.08%) Ant
2 2 (4.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.04%) JUnit
3 1 (2.04%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
3 1 (2.04%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.04%) TestDirector
3 1 (2.04%) HP UFT
3 1 (2.04%) Checkstyle
3 1 (2.04%) FindBugs
3 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (22.45%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 11 (22.45%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) Analyst
3 8 (16.33%) Java Developer
4 5 (10.20%) SAP Consultant
4 5 (10.20%) Software Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Consultant
5 4 (8.16%) SAP SD Consultant
6 3 (6.12%) SQL Server DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) DBA
6 3 (6.12%) Architect
6 3 (6.12%) Project Manager
6 3 (6.12%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.12%) SQL DBA
7 2 (4.08%) Project Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Security Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Selenium Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Automation Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Lead Tester
7 2 (4.08%) Deployment Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) J2EE
2 10 (20.41%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) XML
4 8 (16.33%) Web Services
5 7 (14.29%) SOAP
6 6 (12.24%) TopLink
7 5 (10.20%) Struts
7 5 (10.20%) Hibernate
8 4 (8.16%) EDIFACT
8 4 (8.16%) CSS
8 4 (8.16%) HTML5
9 3 (6.12%) REST
9 3 (6.12%) JSP
10 2 (4.08%) Servlets
10 2 (4.08%) Middleware
10 2 (4.08%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.08%) RESTful
10 2 (4.08%) EclipseLink
10 2 (4.08%) Ajax
11 1 (2.04%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Clustering
2 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.04%) PMI
3 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
1 9 (18.37%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) VMS
3 4 (8.16%) UNIX
4 2 (4.08%) SUSE
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (16.33%) CRM
3 7 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
5 5 (10.20%) Change Control
5 5 (10.20%) SDLC
6 4 (8.16%) Logistics
7 3 (6.12%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.12%) Data Architecture
7 3 (6.12%) High Availability
7 3 (6.12%) Database Mirroring
7 3 (6.12%) Database Security
7 3 (6.12%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
8 2 (4.08%) Cyber Security
8 2 (4.08%) Automation Testing
8 2 (4.08%) Software Delivery
8 2 (4.08%) Vulnerability Management
8 2 (4.08%) User Stories
8 2 (4.08%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (28.57%) Java
2 10 (20.41%) SQL
3 6 (12.24%) JavaScript
4 5 (10.20%) C
5 4 (8.16%) Embedded C
6 3 (6.12%) PowerShell
6 3 (6.12%) T-SQL
6 3 (6.12%) Perl
7 2 (4.08%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.04%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) JTAG
2 1 (2.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Firmware
2 2 (4.08%) VMware ESX
2 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) SCOM
2 2 (4.08%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (4.08%) Tivoli
2 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (10.20%) SAP
2 4 (8.16%) IBM
2 4 (8.16%) VMware
3 2 (4.08%) Oracle
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.04%) HP
4 1 (2.04%) QNX
Chelmsford, Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £40 per hour DOE
Posted: 5 hours ago