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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 16 24 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -3
Contract jobs citing Automotive 16 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.79% 1.45% 2.92%
As % of the General category 23.19% 4.55% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
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 Midlands region.

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
69 66 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 37.91% 31.88% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 16 19
Median daily rate £500 £525 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +13.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £374 £328 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £835 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 30 July 2016, 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 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 8 (40.00%) Data Management
3 8 (40.00%) Information Management
3 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
3 8 (40.00%) BT
3 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 8 (40.00%) IT Governance
4 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (25.00%) SAP
6 3 (15.00%) Primavera
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Network Design
7 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Validation
7 2 (10.00%) Migration
7 2 (10.00%) Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (10.00%) CRM
8 1 (5.00%) Identity Access Management
8 1 (5.00%) Unit Testing
8 1 (5.00%) SOA
8 1 (5.00%) LAN
8 1 (5.00%) WAN
8 1 (5.00%) Windows
8 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
8 1 (5.00%) SQL
8 1 (5.00%) ABAP

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:

Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Primavera
2 1 (5.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) IaaS
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.00%) PaaS
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SAP Data Services
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Architect
2 11 (55.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 10 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (45.00%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Lead
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
6 2 (10.00%) Lead Enterprise Architect
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Data Migration Lead
7 1 (5.00%) Category Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Chief Architect
7 1 (5.00%) HR Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Identity Management Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Procurement Manager
7 1 (5.00%) IT Services Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Network Architect
7 1 (5.00%) Procurement Manager
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (40.00%) Data Management
2 8 (40.00%) Information Management
2 8 (40.00%) IT Governance
2 8 (40.00%) Programme Management
2 8 (40.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) CRM
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
4 2 (10.00%) Network Design
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Service Management
5 1 (5.00%) SOA
5 1 (5.00%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) ABAP
1 1 (5.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) CCIE
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) CISSP
1 1 (5.00%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) BT
2 5 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (10.00%) Cisco