The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank - 36 34
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - 0.29% 1.06%
As % of the General category - 0.70% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £375 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +114.28%
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £388 £345
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-17.33% +17.18%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
73 142 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.83% 40.80% 26.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 64 45
Median daily rate £400 £413 £294
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +40.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £217 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £22.85 £14.75 £8.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.88% +72.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside