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 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 213 206 167
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -39
Contract jobs citing Automotive 45 48 68
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.53% 0.51% 0.80%
As % of the General category 1.49% 1.49% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 41
Average daily rate £450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £448 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £19.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.48% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.75 £19.50 £24.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £19.50 £38.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £31.44 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+11.32% +8.41%
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
3011 3213 3055
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.32% 33.90% 35.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1639 1686 1536
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 88 144
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.25% +27.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.13 £13.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

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 9 February 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 9 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South East region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +14 17 £413 +11.48% 3
Berkshire +2 13 £475 +11.76% 5
Surrey -13 5 £165 -57.41% 4
Hampshire +6 4 £463 -2.63% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 5
Kent - 1 £400 -
West Sussex - 1 - -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) Project Management
3 20 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (19.61%) PRINCE2
4 18 (17.65%) Data Management
5 17 (16.67%) SDLC
6 16 (15.69%) Oracle
7 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
7 15 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
9 13 (12.75%) Data Architecture
9 13 (12.75%) Translating Business Requirements
10 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (10.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 10 (9.80%) SAP
12 10 (9.80%) UML
12 10 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (9.80%) TOGAF
12 10 (9.80%) Master Data Management
13 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
13 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
14 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
14 8 (7.84%) Java
14 8 (7.84%) ETL
14 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
14 8 (7.84%) Project Planning
14 8 (7.84%) QA
15 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
15 7 (6.86%) Change Control
15 7 (6.86%) Marketing

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 1 (0.98%) CMS
1 1 (0.98%) JBoss
1 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Office
2 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.94%) Simulink
3 1 (0.98%) MS Project
3 1 (0.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) SAP MM
1 3 (2.94%) SAP SD
2 2 (1.96%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.96%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.96%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.98%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.96%) Network Security
1 2 (1.96%) RS-232
1 2 (1.96%) WAN
1 2 (1.96%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.98%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.88%) Big Data
3 4 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (2.94%) MySQL
4 3 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.96%) ERwin
1 2 (1.96%) PowerDesigner
1 2 (1.96%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.98%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.98%) GitLab
2 1 (0.98%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.98%) Toad
General
1 26 (25.49%) Finance
2 8 (7.84%) Manufacturing
3 7 (6.86%) Marketing
3 7 (6.86%) Retail
4 6 (5.88%) Electronics
5 4 (3.92%) Legal
6 3 (2.94%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.94%) German Language
7 2 (1.96%) Banking
7 2 (1.96%) Games
7 2 (1.96%) Local Government
7 2 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.98%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.98%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (30.39%) Analyst
2 20 (19.61%) Project Manager
3 19 (18.63%) Architect
4 15 (14.71%) Data Architect
5 10 (9.80%) Business Analyst
6 9 (8.82%) Developer
7 6 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Embedded Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Implementation Analyst
9 4 (3.92%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Java Developer
10 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Contracts Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Digital Project Manager
10 3 (2.94%) Financial Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.94%) Test Analyst
11 2 (1.96%) Finance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.90%) HTML
2 4 (3.92%) HTML5
2 4 (3.92%) J2EE
2 4 (3.92%) jQuery
2 4 (3.92%) XML
3 3 (2.94%) .NET
3 3 (2.94%) Lucene
3 3 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.96%) CSS
4 2 (1.96%) Middleware
5 1 (0.98%) CSS3
5 1 (0.98%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.98%) JSP
5 1 (0.98%) NumPy
5 1 (0.98%) REST
5 1 (0.98%) SAP XI
5 1 (0.98%) SciPy
5 1 (0.98%) SOAP
5 1 (0.98%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.98%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.90%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.92%) Statistics
4 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
5 2 (1.96%) STB
6 1 (0.98%) DataPower
6 1 (0.98%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.98%) Telematics
6 1 (0.98%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.92%) Windows
2 3 (2.94%) VMS
2 3 (2.94%) Windows Server
3 2 (1.96%) Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.98%) Unix
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.98%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.55%) Project Management
2 20 (19.61%) PRINCE2
2 20 (19.61%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (17.65%) Data Management
4 17 (16.67%) SDLC
5 15 (14.71%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (12.75%) Data Architecture
6 13 (12.75%) Translating Business Requirements
7 10 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (9.80%) Master Data Management
7 10 (9.80%) TOGAF
7 10 (9.80%) UML
8 9 (8.82%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.82%) Software Engineering
9 8 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 8 (7.84%) ETL
9 8 (7.84%) Project Planning
10 7 (6.86%) Change Control
10 7 (6.86%) Performance Tuning
10 7 (6.86%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.84%) Java
2 5 (4.90%) ABAP
2 5 (4.90%) C
2 5 (4.90%) Embedded C
3 3 (2.94%) MATLAB
4 2 (1.96%) Assembly Language
4 2 (1.96%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.96%) SQL
5 1 (0.98%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.98%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.98%) C#
5 1 (0.98%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.98%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (3.92%) Degree
1 4 (3.92%) ISEB
1 4 (3.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.98%) CCA
3 1 (0.98%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.98%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 8 (7.84%) QA
3 4 (3.92%) MISRA
4 2 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.96%) ISO 9000
4 2 (1.96%) ISO26262
4 2 (1.96%) MISRA C
5 1 (0.98%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (1.96%) Firmware
1 2 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 16 (15.69%) Oracle
2 14 (13.73%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.80%) SAP
4 5 (4.90%) IBM
5 2 (1.96%) Freescale
5 2 (1.96%) Informatica
5 2 (1.96%) Sybase
5 2 (1.96%) VMware
6 1 (0.98%) JDA
6 1 (0.98%) Maxymiser
6 1 (0.98%) QNX
6 1 (0.98%) Red Hat
6 1 (0.98%) Salesforce.com
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