The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Slough 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank - 38 29
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough - 0.72% 0.42%
As % of the General category - 1.44% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
134 139 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 53.82% 50.00% 45.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 78 67
Average daily rate £353 £343 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -14.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £215 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Automotive
Berkshire

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Automotive
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Monitoring
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft