The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
England / North West
Rank 127 148 138
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -10
Contract jobs citing Automotive 7 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.027% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.87% 0.083% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 6
Median daily rate £563 - £200
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 - £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +11.32%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
802 1211 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.55% 32.54% 36.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 473 769 668
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £263 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 55 60
Median hourly rate £38.46 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% +38.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £14.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £33.30 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-24.92% +48.00%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the North West region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 6 £575 -
Lancashire - 1 £180 - 2
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 North West region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (62.50%) Ergonomics
2 5 (62.50%) Velocity
2 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 4 (50.00%) Snow
3 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (25.00%) Project Management
5 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
5 1 (12.50%) Validation
5 1 (12.50%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) CATIA
5 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (12.50%) EDI
5 1 (12.50%) PMP
5 1 (12.50%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
5 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
5 1 (12.50%) QA
5 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (12.50%) CATIA
1 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Product Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Product Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Manager
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Service Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Development Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Transmission Design Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Transmission Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) XML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) Velocity
2 1 (12.50%) EDI
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (62.50%) Ergonomics
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
4 1 (12.50%) Validation
4 1 (12.50%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) ServiceNow
1 4 (50.00%) Snow