The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Gloucestershire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 40 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automotive 6 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.51% - -
As % of the General category 4.69% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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- - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +7.69%
General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
128 47 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.16% 18.43% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 21 95
Average daily rate £375 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £472 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 3 20
Average hourly rate £40.50 £20.88 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.01% -45.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Automotive
South West

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Automotive across the Gloucestershire region.

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Gloucestershire region.

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Cheltenham - - - - 3
Cirencester - - - -
Automotive
South West

Automotive
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 8 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 8 (66.67%) Simulink
2 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 8 (66.67%) Avionics
2 8 (66.67%) DO-178B
3 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 2 (16.67%) Robotics
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) C
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) HTML
4 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
4 1 (8.33%) CSS
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
4 1 (8.33%) CSS3
4 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) HTML5

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Applications
1 8 (66.67%) Simulink
2 2 (16.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
General
1 8 (66.67%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Embedded Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) CSS
1 1 (8.33%) HTML5
1 1 (8.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) MATLAB
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (8.33%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (66.67%) DO-178B