The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank - 13 16
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 4.82% 3.77%
As % of the General category - 16.00% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £300
UK excluding London median daily rate £408 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.16% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £30.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £32.00 £34.32
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -6.75%
Automotive
West Midlands

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

General Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 25 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 21.38% 30.12% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 13
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £180 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Median hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £33.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -9.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull