The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
England / Midlands
Rank 16 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Automotive 5 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.00% 6.10% 2.05%
As % of the General category 12.82% 14.93% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £390 £650 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £31.47
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.21%

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

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 67 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.20% 40.85% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 14
Median daily rate £420 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £745 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-23.66% +45.55%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 14 (73.68%) Manufacturing
2 9 (47.37%) SAP
3 5 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.79%) PMI
5 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
5 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
5 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
6 2 (10.53%) Change Management
6 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (10.53%) Magento
6 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (10.53%) Marketing
6 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
7 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
7 1 (5.26%) Data Management
7 1 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
7 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
7 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (5.26%) Requirements Management
7 1 (5.26%) Use Case
7 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) AutoCAD
1 1 (5.26%) CATIA
1 1 (5.26%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (5.26%) PTC Creo
1 1 (5.26%) Siemens NX
1 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
2 1 (5.26%) SAP APO
2 1 (5.26%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
General
1 14 (73.68%) Manufacturing
2 3 (15.79%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Marketing
4 1 (5.26%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (52.63%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) SAP Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Programme Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Business Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Business Requirements Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Requirements Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) PMI
2 1 (5.26%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Matrix Organization
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE
3 3 (15.79%) PRINCE2
3 3 (15.79%) Programme Management
3 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (10.53%) Change Management
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.53%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.26%) CAD
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.26%) Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (5.26%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) SAP
2 1 (5.26%) Ariba
2 1 (5.26%) IBM
2 1 (5.26%) Siemens