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 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 35
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside - - 1.46%
As % of the General category - - 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £200
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £438 £350
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.74 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-12.18% +11.32%

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
48 103 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 15.38% 31.99% 23.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 63 47
Median daily rate £450 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £230 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £493 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £11.33 £16.50 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.33% +32.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

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