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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 185 181 206
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +25
Contract jobs citing Automotive 84 67 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.83% 0.69% 0.35%
As % of the General category 2.44% 1.94% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 41 15
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£413 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £30.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -28.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year
-4.12% -15.43%
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
3437 3445 3202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.16% 35.38% 37.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 1795 1788 1485
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 130 188
Average hourly rate £19.50 £24.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.40% +8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.99 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.00% -9.09%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 17 April 2015.

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
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Buckinghamshire +15 30 £375 -6.25% 4
Berkshire +2 26 £413 +3.12% 7
Hampshire +8 17 £431 - 3
Surrey 0 8 £363 -3.33% 8
West Sussex -16 1 - - 6
Home Counties - - - -
Oxfordshire - - - - 10
East Sussex - - - - 6
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 57 (44.19%) Finance
2 30 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (14.73%) Project Management
4 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
5 14 (10.85%) PRINCE2
6 11 (8.53%) Windows
6 11 (8.53%) SAP
6 11 (8.53%) Retail
7 10 (7.75%) Project Planning
8 9 (6.98%) Manufacturing
8 9 (6.98%) SQL
9 8 (6.20%) Waterfall
10 7 (5.43%) Marketing
10 7 (5.43%) Migration
10 7 (5.43%) PRINCE
10 7 (5.43%) HTML
10 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
10 7 (5.43%) XML
10 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
10 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (4.65%) SOA
11 6 (4.65%) HP
11 6 (4.65%) Web Services
11 6 (4.65%) .NET
11 6 (4.65%) C#
11 6 (4.65%) Degree
11 6 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (4.65%) Time Management
11 6 (4.65%) VMware

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (3.10%) WebSphere
1 4 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.33%) IIS
3 2 (1.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.55%) Lync
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.78%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (5.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.33%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) MS Project
3 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.78%) SAP MII
2 1 (0.78%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.78%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.78%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) LAN
1 5 (3.88%) WAN
2 4 (3.10%) DWDM
2 4 (3.10%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (2.33%) LDAP
3 3 (2.33%) X.500
4 2 (1.55%) DNS
4 2 (1.55%) SAN
5 1 (0.78%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.43%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.55%) DTS
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.33%) JIRA
3 2 (1.55%) Selenium
3 2 (1.55%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.55%) ClearQuest
3 2 (1.55%) Subversion
4 1 (0.78%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.78%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (44.19%) Finance
2 11 (8.53%) Retail
3 9 (6.98%) Manufacturing
4 7 (5.43%) Marketing
5 5 (3.88%) Electronics
6 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.10%) Back Office
7 2 (1.55%) German Language
8 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.78%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.78%) French Language
8 1 (0.78%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
8 1 (0.78%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 72 (55.81%) Analyst
2 55 (42.64%) Business Analyst
3 24 (18.60%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.08%) Systems Analyst
5 11 (8.53%) Consultant
6 10 (7.75%) Architect
7 8 (6.20%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (4.65%) Financial Business Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Manager
9 5 (3.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
9 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 4 (3.10%) Test Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Business Systems Analyst
10 4 (3.10%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Business Manager
10 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (3.10%) Business Project Manager
10 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.33%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 3 (2.33%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.43%) HTML
1 7 (5.43%) XML
2 6 (4.65%) Web Services
2 6 (4.65%) .NET
3 5 (3.88%) Middleware
4 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.33%) COM+
5 3 (2.33%) SOAP
5 3 (2.33%) SAML
5 3 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.33%) jQuery
6 2 (1.55%) REST
6 2 (1.55%) AngularJS
6 2 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 2 (1.55%) CSS
7 1 (0.78%) J2EE
7 1 (0.78%) EDIFACT
7 1 (0.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.65%) Mobile App
2 4 (3.10%) DTV
3 3 (2.33%) Blog
3 3 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.55%) User Experience
4 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.55%) iSeries
4 2 (1.55%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.55%) AS400
4 2 (1.55%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.78%) Telematics
5 1 (0.78%) Visualisation
5 1 (0.78%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.78%) DataPower
5 1 (0.78%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) Windows
2 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (14.73%) Project Management
3 17 (13.18%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (10.85%) PRINCE2
4 14 (10.85%) Business Analysis
5 10 (7.75%) Project Planning
6 8 (6.20%) Waterfall
7 7 (5.43%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.43%) PRINCE
7 7 (5.43%) Migration
8 6 (4.65%) SOA
8 6 (4.65%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (4.65%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.65%) Time Management
8 6 (4.65%) User Stories
9 5 (3.88%) Business Continuity Planning
9 5 (3.88%) Change Control
9 5 (3.88%) Data Protection
9 5 (3.88%) Business Continuity
9 5 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (6.98%) SQL
2 6 (4.65%) C#
3 4 (3.10%) VBScript
3 4 (3.10%) VB
3 4 (3.10%) VB.NET
3 4 (3.10%) VB6
4 3 (2.33%) C
4 3 (2.33%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.78%) PHP
5 1 (0.78%) Java
5 1 (0.78%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (4.65%) Degree
2 4 (3.10%) ISEB
3 2 (1.55%) MCAD
3 2 (1.55%) MCSD
3 2 (1.55%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.78%) GIAC
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.78%) CCA
4 1 (0.78%) CISSP
4 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (3.88%) QA
2 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.10%) Active Directory
1 4 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (3.10%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (8.53%) SAP
2 6 (4.65%) HP
2 6 (4.65%) VMware
3 4 (3.10%) Brocade
3 4 (3.10%) Cisco
4 3 (2.33%) IBM
4 3 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (2.33%) Hyperion
5 2 (1.55%) Intel
5 2 (1.55%) Citrix
5 2 (1.55%) Adobe
5 2 (1.55%) LANDesk
5 2 (1.55%) Twitter
6 1 (0.78%) Renesas
6 1 (0.78%) Allen-Bradley
6 1 (0.78%) Green Hills
6 1 (0.78%) Oracle
6 1 (0.78%) Siemens
6 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
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