The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 399 396 386
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -10
Contract jobs citing Automotive 29 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.12% 0.091% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.18% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 15
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£413 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £316 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £504 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.77%
Automotive
England

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

General Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11075 12674 13032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.95% 50.03% 52.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 8002 8962 9035
Average daily rate £475 £475 £475
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £637
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 142 161 213
Average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £23.07
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.38% -8.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £46.00 £51.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in London

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in London

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in London

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in London

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the London region over the 3 months to 21 October 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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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
City of London +17 3 - - 2
Bromley - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (28.89%) HTML
2 13 (28.89%) CSS
3 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 8 (17.78%) HTML5
4 8 (17.78%) User Experience
5 7 (15.56%) CSS3
6 6 (13.33%) jQuery
7 5 (11.11%) Marketing
7 5 (11.11%) MS Office
7 5 (11.11%) .NET
7 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
8 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
8 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
8 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
8 4 (8.89%) Drupal
8 4 (8.89%) BPMN
8 4 (8.89%) Adobe CQ
9 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
9 3 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
9 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
9 3 (6.67%) Android
9 3 (6.67%) JIRA
9 3 (6.67%) Scrum
9 3 (6.67%) Subversion
9 3 (6.67%) Project Management
9 3 (6.67%) MVC
9 3 (6.67%) OOP

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 4 (8.89%) Drupal
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (4.44%) WordPress
2 2 (4.44%) Node.js
2 2 (4.44%) Apache
2 2 (4.44%) CMS
3 1 (2.22%) Umbraco
3 1 (2.22%) Orchard CMS
3 1 (2.22%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Magento
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (4.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) MySQL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.44%) RDBMS
2 2 (4.44%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.44%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Subversion
1 3 (6.67%) JIRA
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (4.44%) Visual Studio
2 2 (4.44%) Axure RP
3 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.22%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Marketing
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.44%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Games
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Electronics
4 1 (2.22%) German Language
Job Titles
1 16 (35.56%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) Business Analyst
4 6 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Programme Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Business Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Drupal Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Web Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Siebel Developer
6 2 (4.44%) PHP Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.22%) C# Developer
7 1 (2.22%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) HTML
1 13 (28.89%) CSS
2 8 (17.78%) HTML5
3 7 (15.56%) CSS3
4 6 (13.33%) jQuery
5 5 (11.11%) .NET
6 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET
7 3 (6.67%) Backbone.js
7 3 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (4.44%) Memcached
8 2 (4.44%) WPF
8 2 (4.44%) Zend Framework
9 1 (2.22%) RESTful
9 1 (2.22%) Web Services
9 1 (2.22%) Underscore.js
9 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) User Experience
2 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.44%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.44%) Tandem
3 2 (4.44%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.22%) FMCG
4 1 (2.22%) Social Media
4 1 (2.22%) Animation
4 1 (2.22%) Informatics
4 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.22%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.67%) Android
2 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (8.89%) BPMN
2 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
2 4 (8.89%) Business Analysis
3 3 (6.67%) MVC
3 3 (6.67%) Scrum
3 3 (6.67%) OOP
3 3 (6.67%) OO
3 3 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (6.67%) Project Management
3 3 (6.67%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (4.44%) Android Development
4 2 (4.44%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.44%) Information Architecture
4 2 (4.44%) ERP
4 2 (4.44%) Migration
4 2 (4.44%) Use Case
5 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.22%) Test Scripting
5 1 (2.22%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (6.67%) C#
3 2 (4.44%) Java
3 2 (4.44%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) SQL
4 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.22%) VBA
4 1 (2.22%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Siebel Certification
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) Twitter
3 2 (4.44%) Google
3 2 (4.44%) Zend
3 2 (4.44%) Facebook
3 2 (4.44%) Siebel
4 1 (2.22%) Adobe