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 7 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 14 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Automotive 7 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 5.34% 5.65% 3.66%
As % of the General category 15.91% 15.38% 13.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 2
Median daily rate £550 £525 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +138.63%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.50 £37.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-16.00% +17.18%
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
44 65 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 33.59% 36.72% 26.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 35 17
Median daily rate £513 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £325 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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 7 December 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 24 (70.59%) Manufacturing
2 17 (50.00%) SAP
3 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
5 6 (17.65%) Finance
6 5 (14.71%) Primavera
6 5 (14.71%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.82%) Data Management
8 3 (8.82%) Migration
8 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
8 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.82%) SAP APO
8 3 (8.82%) Logistics
8 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (8.82%) Marketing
9 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.88%) Degree
9 2 (5.88%) IT Governance
9 2 (5.88%) Information Management
9 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
9 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
9 2 (5.88%) SaaS
9 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (5.88%) Waterfall
9 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (5.88%) Server Building
9 2 (5.88%) Magento
9 2 (5.88%) Technical Analysis
9 2 (5.88%) Project Management

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 (2.94%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.94%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.94%) CATIA
1 1 (2.94%) MS Project
1 1 (2.94%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (2.94%) PTC Creo
1 1 (2.94%) Siemens NX
1 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (14.71%) Primavera
2 3 (8.82%) SAP APO
3 2 (5.88%) Magento
4 1 (2.94%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.94%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.94%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) DNS
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.94%) Data Warehouse
General
1 24 (70.59%) Manufacturing
2 6 (17.65%) Finance
3 3 (8.82%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (50.00%) Architect
2 8 (23.53%) SAP Architect
3 7 (20.59%) Project Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
6 3 (8.82%) HR Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Architect
6 3 (8.82%) Programme Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Senior Programme Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Logistics Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Logistics Project Manager
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Business Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Applications Architect
8 1 (2.94%) IT Programme Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Procurement Manager
8 1 (2.94%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.88%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (20.59%) TOGAF
3 5 (14.71%) Matrix Organization
4 3 (8.82%) Data Management
4 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.82%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (8.82%) Logistics
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 3 (8.82%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.88%) Change Management
5 2 (5.88%) Information Management
5 2 (5.88%) Information Security
5 2 (5.88%) IT Governance
5 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.88%) Project Management
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.88%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 17 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (5.88%) BT
3 1 (2.94%) Ariba
3 1 (2.94%) IBM
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.94%) Siemens