The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 89 - 75
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Automotive 7 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.45% - 0.098%
As % of the General category 1.15% - 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate
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- - £225
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Automotive
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
611 451 391
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 39.68% 35.99% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 334 255 191
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 11 22
Average hourly rate £15.98 £23.50 £14.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.02% +59.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.53 £15.85 £10.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.79 £64.00 £23.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.11
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Automotive
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (100.00%) SAP
2 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
3 4 (44.44%) ABAP
3 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
3 4 (44.44%) Business Process Mapping
4 3 (33.33%) SAP CO
4 3 (33.33%) Marketing
4 3 (33.33%) CCA
4 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 2 (22.22%) Project Management
5 2 (22.22%) SAP SD
5 2 (22.22%) SAP MM
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (22.22%) C
5 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
5 2 (22.22%) VMS
5 2 (22.22%) QA
5 2 (22.22%) Change Control
6 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
6 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
6 1 (11.11%) SAP PP
6 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
6 1 (11.11%) SAP FI

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP CO
2 2 (22.22%) SAP SD
2 2 (22.22%) SAP MM
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PP
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (11.11%) SAP R/3
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SAP BW
General
1 6 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
1 5 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAP Manager
2 2 (22.22%) SAP SD Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SAP Testing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Testing Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAP PP Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Training Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) GAP Analysis
1 4 (44.44%) Business Process Mapping
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Control
4 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) Stress Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) ABAP
2 2 (22.22%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) CCA
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) SAP