The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 108 110 113
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Automotive 6 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.29% 0.17% 0.40%
As % of the General category 1.07% 0.58% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 4
Average daily rate
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£363 £380 £125
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.60% +204.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £364 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.10%
Automotive
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Hampshire region.

General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
561 516 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 26.85% 29.35% 29.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 363 319 342
Average daily rate £375 £430 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.79% +16.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 45
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +14.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.35 £13.13 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £35.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.58%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Basingstoke - 1 £363 -
Fareham - - - - 2
Waterlooville - - - -
Farnborough - - - - 4
Automotive
South East

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 7 (58.33%) Java
2 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe AIR
3 3 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (25.00%) D-Bus
3 3 (25.00%) Adobe
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) ActionScript
3 3 (25.00%) C++
3 3 (25.00%) OOP
3 3 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) Apache
4 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (16.67%) UNIX
4 2 (16.67%) Windows
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 2 (16.67%) SSL
4 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 2 (16.67%) Middleware
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) OWASP
4 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 (16.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle Application Server
2 1 (8.33%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Selenium
1 1 (8.33%) Rational Functional Tester
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Legal
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) German Language
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) ActionScript Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Tester
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) QA Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) WebLogic Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe AIR
1 3 (25.00%) D-Bus
2 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 1 (8.33%) WCF
3 1 (8.33%) .NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) UNIX
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) OOP
2 3 (25.00%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) OWASP
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Automated Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Software Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Development
4 1 (8.33%) Release Management
4 1 (8.33%) Test Management
4 1 (8.33%) Process Management
4 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) ActionScript
2 3 (25.00%) C++
2 3 (25.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle