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 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 7 15 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Contract jobs citing Automotive 26 9 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.61% 4.69% 3.74%
As % of the General category 36.62% 13.85% 11.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 4 1
Median daily rate £550 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £357
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +12.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.10 £35.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+8.85% +11.11%
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
71 65 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 37.17% 33.85% 32.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 26 19
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 September 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 22 (55.00%) Manufacturing
2 14 (35.00%) SAP
3 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 13 (32.50%) TOGAF
4 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (22.50%) Data Management
6 8 (20.00%) Information Management
6 8 (20.00%) IT Governance
6 8 (20.00%) BT
6 8 (20.00%) Risk Management
6 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
7 5 (12.50%) Primavera
8 4 (10.00%) Migration
8 4 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
9 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (7.50%) Logistics
9 3 (7.50%) Marketing
9 3 (7.50%) SaaS
9 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (7.50%) Firewall
9 3 (7.50%) Information Security
9 3 (7.50%) SAP APO
9 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
10 2 (5.00%) Linux
10 2 (5.00%) CRM
10 2 (5.00%) DNS
10 2 (5.00%) Java
10 2 (5.00%) SQL
10 2 (5.00%) Cisco

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) AutoCAD
1 1 (2.50%) CATIA
1 1 (2.50%) MS Project
1 1 (2.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (2.50%) PTC Creo
1 1 (2.50%) Siemens NX
1 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Primavera
2 3 (7.50%) SAP APO
3 2 (5.00%) Magento
4 1 (2.50%) SAP CRM
4 1 (2.50%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) IaaS
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) Internet
3 1 (2.50%) LAN
3 1 (2.50%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
General
1 22 (55.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 3 (7.50%) Marketing
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (60.00%) Architect
2 12 (30.00%) Enterprise Architect
2 12 (30.00%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (22.50%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
4 7 (17.50%) SAP Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 4 (10.00%) Senior Manager
6 3 (7.50%) HR Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Programme Manager
6 3 (7.50%) Senior Programme Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Business Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Data Migration Lead
7 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Logistics Manager
7 2 (5.00%) Logistics Project Manager
7 2 (5.00%) SAP Data Migration Lead
7 2 (5.00%) Senior Business Manager
8 1 (2.50%) IT Services Manager
8 1 (2.50%) Senior IT Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.50%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Internet of Things
3 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) TOGAF
2 10 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (22.50%) Data Management
4 8 (20.00%) Information Management
4 8 (20.00%) IT Governance
4 8 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 8 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (10.00%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.50%) Information Security
6 3 (7.50%) Logistics
6 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) Network Design
7 2 (5.00%) Project Management
7 2 (5.00%) Scrum
7 2 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.00%) Java
1 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.50%) ABAP
2 1 (2.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) CCIE
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CISSP
2 1 (2.50%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) SAP
2 8 (20.00%) BT
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.50%) Siemens