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 25 August 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
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 9 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Contract jobs citing Automotive 26 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 13.33% 3.66% 4.40%
As % of the General category 32.91% 10.77% 11.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 2 1
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £36.75 £34.75
% change year-on-year
+8.84% +5.75%
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
79 65 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 40.51% 34.03% 36.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 20 22
Median daily rate £500 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £675 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.80 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.80% +11.11%

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 25 August 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 25 August 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 17 (48.57%) Manufacturing
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
3 13 (37.14%) TOGAF
4 11 (31.43%) SAP
5 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
6 8 (22.86%) Data Management
6 8 (22.86%) IT Governance
6 8 (22.86%) BT
6 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
6 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
6 8 (22.86%) Information Management
7 5 (14.29%) Primavera
8 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (11.43%) Migration
9 3 (8.57%) Information Security
9 3 (8.57%) Firewall
9 3 (8.57%) Logistics
9 3 (8.57%) SAP APO
9 3 (8.57%) SaaS
10 2 (5.71%) Server Building
10 2 (5.71%) Degree
10 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
10 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
10 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
10 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
10 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.71%) Technical Analysis
10 2 (5.71%) DNS
10 2 (5.71%) Linux

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 (2.86%) MS Project
1 1 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (14.29%) Primavera
2 3 (8.57%) SAP APO
3 1 (2.86%) Magento
3 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
3 1 (2.86%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) SaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) IaaS
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) LAN
3 1 (2.86%) WAN
3 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) SAP Data Services
General
1 17 (48.57%) Manufacturing
2 15 (42.86%) Finance
3 1 (2.86%) Marketing
3 1 (2.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (62.86%) Architect
2 12 (34.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 12 (34.29%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (25.71%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 7 (20.00%) Project Manager
5 5 (14.29%) Lead Architect
6 4 (11.43%) SAP Architect
7 3 (8.57%) HR Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Data Migration Lead
8 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Lead Enterprise Architect
8 2 (5.71%) Logistics Manager
8 2 (5.71%) Logistics Project Manager
8 2 (5.71%) SAP Data Migration Lead
8 2 (5.71%) Senior Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Procurement Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Programme Manager
9 1 (2.86%) SAP Project Manager
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.71%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.86%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) TOGAF
2 8 (22.86%) Data Management
2 8 (22.86%) Information Management
2 8 (22.86%) IT Governance
2 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
2 8 (22.86%) Risk Management
2 8 (22.86%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (11.43%) Migration
4 3 (8.57%) Information Security
4 3 (8.57%) Logistics
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) CRM
5 2 (5.71%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.71%) Network Design
5 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
5 2 (5.71%) Project Management
5 2 (5.71%) Scrum
5 2 (5.71%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Java
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) ABAP
2 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCIE
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) CISSP
2 1 (2.86%) GIAC
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (31.43%) SAP
2 8 (22.86%) BT
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft