The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 49 72 61
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -11
Contract jobs citing Automotive 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.41% 0.24% 0.15%
As % of the General category 3.31% 0.76% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £345 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £25.00 £14.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.49% +40.47%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
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 Hertfordshire region.

General Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
272 262 301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.63% 30.82% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 93 144
Median daily rate £420 £424 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.94% +13.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £590 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 29 22
Median hourly rate £16.00 £27.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.81% +71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.60 £14.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £36.45 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hertfordshire region citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 4 £500 -
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 8 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 6 (60.00%) Java
3 5 (50.00%) .NET
3 5 (50.00%) C++
3 5 (50.00%) OOP
3 5 (50.00%) OO
3 5 (50.00%) PLM
3 5 (50.00%) Windchill
4 4 (40.00%) Project Management
4 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Billing
5 3 (30.00%) e-Learning
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (30.00%) Content Development
6 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
6 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (10.00%) Content Management
6 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Avionics
6 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (10.00%) Cygwin
6 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
6 1 (10.00%) ANSI C
6 1 (10.00%) SpaceWire
6 1 (10.00%) ECSS
6 1 (10.00%) Validation

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (50.00%) Windchill
2 1 (10.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) SpaceWire
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Adabas
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (10.00%) ClearCase
1 1 (10.00%) ClearQuest
General
1 8 (80.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Billing
3 1 (10.00%) Avionics
3 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
2 3 (30.00%) Documentation Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Development Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Author
4 1 (10.00%) Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Linux Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Author
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) e-Learning
2 1 (10.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (10.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) OO
1 5 (50.00%) OOP
1 5 (50.00%) PLM
2 4 (40.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) Content Development
4 1 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (10.00%) Content Management
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (10.00%) UML
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) Java
2 5 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) ANSI C
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) JCL
3 1 (10.00%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ECSS
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) Red Hat