The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - - -
As % of the General category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £30.82 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.56% -5.16%
Automotive
UK

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

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1397 1471 1003
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.75% 48.45% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 744 768 496
Average daily rate £405 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £271 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £491 £527
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £20.69 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+64.33% +88.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.76 £10.00 £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £65.70 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) SignalR
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (33.33%) MISRA
2 1 (33.33%) Atmel
2 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
2 1 (33.33%) RS-232
2 1 (33.33%) RS-485
2 1 (33.33%) RS-422
2 1 (33.33%) Avionics
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (33.33%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) RS-232
1 1 (33.33%) RS-422
1 1 (33.33%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (33.33%) Aerospace
1 1 (33.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
1 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Firmware Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Firmware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
1 2 (66.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) Entity Framework
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) SignalR
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Atmel