The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Lancashire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank - 28 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire - 0.90% -
As % of the General category - 4.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-15.43% +24.16%
General Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
93 47 89
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 21.53% 21.17% 27.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 19 36
Average daily rate £400 £303 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.23% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £390 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Average hourly rate £21.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Automotive
North West

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Chorley - - - -
Automotive
North West