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 23 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
England / Midlands
Rank 16 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Automotive 5 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.24% 7.63% 2.94%
As % of the General category 12.82% 18.87% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Median daily rate £370 £650 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-43.07% +195.45%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.69 £35.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +11.71%

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 53 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 33.05% 40.46% 27.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 16
Median daily rate £450 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £750 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

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 23 January 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 22 (75.86%) Manufacturing
2 13 (44.83%) SAP
3 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (17.24%) Finance
4 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
4 5 (17.24%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.34%) SAP APO
6 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Marketing
7 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
7 2 (6.90%) Degree
7 2 (6.90%) Magento
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
7 2 (6.90%) Server Building
7 2 (6.90%) SaaS
7 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
7 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
7 2 (6.90%) Primavera
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Firewall
7 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.90%) Risk Management
7 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2

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 (3.45%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) AutoCAD
1 1 (3.45%) CATIA
1 1 (3.45%) MS Project
1 1 (3.45%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (3.45%) PTC Creo
1 1 (3.45%) Siemens NX
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) SAP APO
2 2 (6.90%) Magento
2 2 (6.90%) Primavera
3 1 (3.45%) SAP HR
3 1 (3.45%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (75.86%) Manufacturing
2 5 (17.24%) Finance
3 3 (10.34%) Marketing
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) SAP Architect
3 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Lead Architect
4 3 (10.34%) Programme Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Senior Programme Manager
4 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Business Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.90%) HR Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Applications Architect
6 1 (3.45%) IT Programme Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (3.45%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Integration
1 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.90%) PMI
2 1 (3.45%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (17.24%) Matrix Organization
2 5 (17.24%) TOGAF
3 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.34%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Logistics
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE
5 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2
5 2 (6.90%) Server Building
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 13 (44.83%) SAP
2 1 (3.45%) Ariba
2 1 (3.45%) IBM
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Siemens