The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Milton Keynes region.

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.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 47 51 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +5
Contract jobs citing Automotive 22 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 2.50% 2.51% 1.03%
As % of the General category 5.98% 7.44% 3.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 18 3
Average daily rate
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£370 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £277 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £372 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
- -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.50 £35.00 £38.99
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -10.23%
General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
368 242 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 41.82% 33.80% 33.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 207 109 112
Average daily rate £369 £334 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 10 8
Average hourly rate £12.00 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £14.00 £11.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £25.60 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Automotive
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Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Automotive across the Milton Keynes region.

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Milton Keynes region.

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Automotive also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automotive.

1 28 (77.78%) Finance
2 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
3 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (25.00%) SQL
4 8 (22.22%) C#
4 8 (22.22%) ISEB
4 8 (22.22%) QA
5 7 (19.44%) Scrum
5 7 (19.44%) BDD
5 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
5 7 (19.44%) OO
6 6 (16.67%) Java
6 6 (16.67%) .NET
6 6 (16.67%) SAP
6 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
7 5 (13.89%) Web Development
7 5 (13.89%) Banking
7 5 (13.89%) Retail
7 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
7 5 (13.89%) Windows
7 5 (13.89%) HP
7 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
8 4 (11.11%) Project Management
8 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
8 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
8 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
8 4 (11.11%) Selenium
9 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes region citing Automotive also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Automotive. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.78%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Selenium
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.56%) WebDriver
3 1 (2.78%) JIRA
3 1 (2.78%) JMeter
3 1 (2.78%) Eclipse
General
1 28 (77.78%) Finance
2 5 (13.89%) Banking
2 5 (13.89%) Retail
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 3 (8.33%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.78%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Advertising
5 1 (2.78%) Back Office
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (55.56%) Analyst
2 12 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Test Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Financial Business Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Agile Business Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
5 4 (11.11%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Quality Manager
7 2 (5.56%) Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Lead Business Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Instructional Designer
7 2 (5.56%) Training Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Test Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 1 (2.78%) Help Desk Support
8 1 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) J2EE
3 2 (5.56%) Java EE
4 1 (2.78%) Spring
4 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) EPoS
2 2 (5.56%) E-Learning
2 2 (5.56%) Telematics
2 2 (5.56%) Social Media
3 1 (2.78%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.78%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.56%) Windows NT
2 2 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Business Analysis
2 9 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Scrum
3 7 (19.44%) BDD
3 7 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) PRINCE2
3 7 (19.44%) OO
4 6 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 5 (13.89%) Web Development
5 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.11%) Project Management
6 4 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 3 (8.33%) Test Strategy
7 3 (8.33%) Web Testing
7 3 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) System Testing
9 1 (2.78%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 8 (22.22%) C#
3 6 (16.67%) Java
4 2 (5.56%) VBScript
5 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) ISEB
2 4 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (22.22%) QA
2 1 (2.78%) COBIT
2 1 (2.78%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (16.67%) SAP
2 5 (13.89%) HP
3 2 (5.56%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.78%) JBoss
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