The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 226 188 193
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +5
Contract jobs citing Automotive 43 71 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.47% 0.76% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.46% 2.23% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 56 30
Median daily rate £400 £419 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% +4.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £219 £293 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Median hourly rate £38.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.75 £34.66
% change year-on-year
+13.38% -8.39%
Automotive
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2942 3185 3228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 32.20% 34.06% 35.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1679 1674 1709
Median daily rate £413 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 81 131
Median hourly rate £22.35 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.75% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £48.35 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Automotive
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016.

Automotive Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Buckinghamshire +11 22 £410 +2.50% 5
Berkshire -19 12 £361 -19.72% 4
Surrey -11 5 £195 -38.82% 18
Hampshire -13 2 £525 +25.37%
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 South East region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 30 (31.25%) Finance
2 18 (18.75%) Project Management
3 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.58%) Degree
3 14 (14.58%) SDLC
4 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
4 13 (13.54%) PRINCE2
5 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (10.42%) SAP
6 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.38%) Retail
7 9 (9.38%) Data Management
7 9 (9.38%) Oracle
7 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 9 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (8.33%) SQL
8 8 (8.33%) Linux
8 8 (8.33%) Data Architecture
9 7 (7.29%) TOGAF
9 7 (7.29%) B2C
9 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
9 7 (7.29%) MISRA
10 6 (6.25%) Change Control
10 6 (6.25%) Electronics
10 6 (6.25%) Embedded C
10 6 (6.25%) C
10 6 (6.25%) .NET

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (1.04%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.04%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.04%) Magnolia
2 1 (1.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
1 5 (5.21%) MS Office
2 4 (4.17%) Simulink
3 3 (3.13%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.08%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.08%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (2.08%) SAP MM
1 2 (2.08%) SAP PLM
1 2 (2.08%) SAP R/3
1 2 (2.08%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.13%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (2.08%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (1.04%) Force.com
4 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.17%) RS-232
2 3 (3.13%) Extranet
2 3 (3.13%) Intranet
3 1 (1.04%) Firewall
3 1 (1.04%) MPLS
3 1 (1.04%) Network Security
3 1 (1.04%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.13%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (3.13%) MySQL
2 3 (3.13%) Power BI
3 2 (2.08%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.04%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 2 (2.08%) Toad
2 1 (1.04%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.04%) GitLab
2 1 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (1.04%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.04%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 30 (31.25%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Retail
3 7 (7.29%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.25%) Electronics
5 5 (5.21%) Aerospace
6 4 (4.17%) Marketing
7 3 (3.13%) German Language
7 3 (3.13%) Publishing
8 2 (2.08%) Banking
8 2 (2.08%) Legal
9 1 (1.04%) French Language
9 1 (1.04%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (21.88%) Project Manager
2 20 (20.83%) Analyst
3 13 (13.54%) Architect
3 13 (13.54%) Business Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Developer
5 9 (9.38%) Data Architect
5 9 (9.38%) Embedded Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 9 (9.38%) Software Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.21%) C Software Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Embedded C Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Embedded C Software Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) IT Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.13%) Consultant
9 3 (3.13%) Contracts Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 3 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) .NET
2 3 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.08%) JSON
3 2 (2.08%) SAP XI
3 2 (2.08%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.04%) BAPI
4 1 (1.04%) Castle Windsor
4 1 (1.04%) CSS
4 1 (1.04%) Django
4 1 (1.04%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.04%) J2EE
4 1 (1.04%) jQuery
4 1 (1.04%) JSP
4 1 (1.04%) NumPy
4 1 (1.04%) SciPy
4 1 (1.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (3.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.08%) Clustering
2 2 (2.08%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (2.08%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (2.08%) FMCG
2 2 (2.08%) Replication
2 2 (2.08%) Telematics
3 1 (1.04%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.04%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.04%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.04%) PKI
3 1 (1.04%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.33%) Linux
2 3 (3.13%) Windows
3 2 (2.08%) VMS
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (18.75%) Project Management
2 14 (14.58%) SDLC
2 14 (14.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (13.54%) PRINCE2
3 13 (13.54%) Software Engineering
4 12 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (10.42%) Business Analysis
6 9 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (9.38%) Data Management
6 9 (9.38%) Translating Business Requirements
7 8 (8.33%) Data Architecture
8 7 (7.29%) B2C
8 7 (7.29%) TOGAF
9 6 (6.25%) Change Control
9 6 (6.25%) Project Planning
10 5 (5.21%) Systems Analysis
10 5 (5.21%) UML
10 5 (5.21%) User Stories
10 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
11 4 (4.17%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.33%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) C
2 6 (6.25%) Embedded C
3 4 (4.17%) Assembly Language
3 4 (4.17%) C#
3 4 (4.17%) C++
3 4 (4.17%) MATLAB
3 4 (4.17%) R
4 3 (3.13%) ABAP
4 3 (3.13%) Embedded C++
4 3 (3.13%) Java
4 3 (3.13%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.08%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.08%) Python
6 1 (1.04%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.04%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.04%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.04%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (14.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.08%) ISEB
3 2 (2.08%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.08%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.04%) CCA
4 1 (1.04%) IIBA
4 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.04%) PMP
4 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.04%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (7.29%) MISRA
3 4 (4.17%) MISRA C
4 3 (3.13%) QA
5 2 (2.08%) DO-178B
5 2 (2.08%) ISO 9001
5 2 (2.08%) ISO26262
System Software
1 2 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 10 (10.42%) SAP
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle
3 4 (4.17%) Freescale
3 4 (4.17%) VMware
4 2 (2.08%) IBM
4 2 (2.08%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.08%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.04%) Atlassian
5 1 (1.04%) Blue Coat
5 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.04%) Cisco
5 1 (1.04%) HP
5 1 (1.04%) JDA
5 1 (1.04%) Lotus
5 1 (1.04%) NetApp
5 1 (1.04%) QNX
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