The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 77 69
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the General category - 0.35% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £338
% change year-on-year
- +18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.69 £35.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-22.54% +11.71%

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

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
306 289 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 43.28% 31.04% 32.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 141 143
Median daily rate £400 £419 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £195 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 3
Median hourly rate £14.00 £27.00 £35.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.14% -23.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.03 £13.55 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £84.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Reading