The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 77 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 1 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.11% 0.49% -
As % of the General category 0.44% 2.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.75 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +9.48%
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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
228 136 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 24.54% 22.15% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 93 56
Average daily rate £375 £375 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +43.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £454 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 5
Average hourly rate £45.50 £35.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% +191.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £18.55 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £38.85 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Automotive
Top 12 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
2 1 (25.00%) PTC Creo
2 1 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Internet

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (25.00%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) UX Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Case Management