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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 38 45 25
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -20
Contract jobs citing Automotive 17 13 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 3.20% 2.10% 5.33%
As % of the General category 8.81% 6.02% 16.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 4 1
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£375 £335 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.94% +57.64%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 19
Average hourly rate £42.50 £33.88 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.46% +5.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £34.32 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.75% -8.48%
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
193 216 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 36.35% 34.84% 32.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 111 46
Average daily rate £400 £384 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £140 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 45
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £45.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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
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 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Basildon - 7 £375 - 1
Brentwood - 1 - - 2
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 12 (48.00%) Java
2 9 (36.00%) HTML
3 8 (32.00%) SOAP
4 7 (28.00%) J2EE
5 6 (24.00%) TopLink
5 6 (24.00%) SQL
5 6 (24.00%) Web Services
5 6 (24.00%) HTML5
6 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) VMS
6 5 (20.00%) SAP SD
6 5 (20.00%) SAP
6 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
7 4 (16.00%) EDIFACT
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) Logistics
8 3 (12.00%) QA
8 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
8 3 (12.00%) REST
8 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
8 3 (12.00%) EclipseLink
8 3 (12.00%) UNIX
8 3 (12.00%) Windows
8 3 (12.00%) Solaris
8 3 (12.00%) Linux
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.00%) Content Management
8 3 (12.00%) Finance

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.00%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) SoapUI
2 2 (8.00%) CANoe
2 2 (8.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (8.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (8.00%) Selenium
3 1 (4.00%) AccuRev
3 1 (4.00%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (4.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Electronics
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 5 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 5 (20.00%) Consultant
4 4 (16.00%) SAP SD Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) QA Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Selenium Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Lead Tester
6 2 (8.00%) Software Integration Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Automation Tester
7 1 (4.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 1 (4.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (36.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) SOAP
3 7 (28.00%) J2EE
4 6 (24.00%) TopLink
4 6 (24.00%) Web Services
4 6 (24.00%) HTML5
5 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (16.00%) EDIFACT
6 4 (16.00%) XML
7 3 (12.00%) REST
7 3 (12.00%) EclipseLink
7 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 2 (8.00%) .NET
8 2 (8.00%) Struts
8 2 (8.00%) Ajax
9 1 (4.00%) JPA
9 1 (4.00%) Java SE
9 1 (4.00%) JSR 170
9 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
9 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) VMS
2 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 3 (12.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) Solaris
2 3 (12.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (16.00%) Logistics
3 3 (12.00%) Content Management
4 2 (8.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Validation
4 2 (8.00%) Scrum
4 2 (8.00%) OO
4 2 (8.00%) RUP
4 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.00%) User Stories
4 2 (8.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (8.00%) BDD
4 2 (8.00%) Use Case
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) SysML
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) MATLAB
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (4.00%) VB6
5 1 (4.00%) VBA
5 1 (4.00%) VB
5 1 (4.00%) Perl
5 1 (4.00%) C
5 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) PMP
1 2 (8.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) QA
2 2 (8.00%) JTAG
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (4.00%) IBM
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) QNX
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