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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 45 56 26
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -30
Contract jobs citing Automotive 9 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.16% 1.63% 3.90%
As % of the General category 6.16% 5.24% 12.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £325 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +51.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £305 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £405 £307
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 11
Average hourly rate £33.00 £28.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.60 £28.00 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £32.40 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £31.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+1.41% -3.87%
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
146 210 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.01% 31.20% 30.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 101 44
Average daily rate £415 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 26 26
Average hourly rate £16.50 £21.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

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
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 5 March 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 5 March 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 -5 2 £323 -24.11% 1
Chelmsford - - - - 4
Colchester - - - - 1
Saffron Walden - - - -
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (42.86%) Electronics
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 7 (25.00%) PMP
3 7 (25.00%) PMI Certification
3 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 7 (25.00%) Finance
4 5 (17.86%) SQL
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
5 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 4 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
6 3 (10.71%) HTML
6 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 3 (10.71%) JTAG
7 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 2 (7.14%) Windows
7 2 (7.14%) Solaris
7 2 (7.14%) Linux
7 2 (7.14%) RUP
7 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
7 2 (7.14%) Simulink
7 2 (7.14%) J2EE
7 2 (7.14%) SOAP
7 2 (7.14%) Web Services
7 2 (7.14%) Marketing
7 2 (7.14%) Use Case
7 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (7.14%) HTML5
7 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP SD
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (7.14%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.57%) AccuRev
General
1 12 (42.86%) Electronics
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (14.29%) Aerospace
4 2 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Integration Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Java Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
3 2 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Java Developer
4 1 (3.57%) VB Developer
4 1 (3.57%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Developer
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (3.57%) Administrator
4 1 (3.57%) Consultant
4 1 (3.57%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.71%) HTML
2 2 (7.14%) J2EE
2 2 (7.14%) SOAP
2 2 (7.14%) Web Services
2 2 (7.14%) HTML5
2 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
2 2 (7.14%) TopLink
3 1 (3.57%) EDIFACT
3 1 (3.57%) XML
3 1 (3.57%) XSLT
3 1 (3.57%) Servlets
3 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) UNIX
2 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Solaris
2 2 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 7 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (7.14%) RUP
4 2 (7.14%) Use Case
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (7.14%) User Stories
4 2 (7.14%) SysML
4 2 (7.14%) Content Management
4 2 (7.14%) Validation
4 2 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (3.57%) Logistics
5 1 (3.57%) Web Development
5 1 (3.57%) PRINCE
5 1 (3.57%) OOD
5 1 (3.57%) UML
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) MATLAB
4 1 (3.57%) VB6
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) C++
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) VBA
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) PMP
1 7 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) JTAG
Vendors
1 4 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle
2 1 (3.57%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) Sun
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