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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 234 191 205
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +14
Contract jobs citing Automotive 35 71 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.39% 0.76% 0.44%
As % of the General category 1.24% 2.21% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 50 20
Median daily rate £408 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.11% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £298 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £419
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.25 £33.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+14.17% -7.58%
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
2819 3208 3117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 31.40% 34.54% 34.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1609 1727 1645
Median daily rate £410 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £263 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 98 94 119
Median hourly rate £21.18 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.83% +2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £11.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.81 £51.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +3 13 £410 -0.60% 1
Berkshire -21 8 £373 -17.22% 8
Surrey -14 7 £195 -40.90% 9
Hampshire +6 3 £500 +21.21% 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £400 - 4
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 16 (18.60%) Degree
3 14 (16.28%) Project Management
4 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
5 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
5 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (11.63%) SQL
7 9 (10.47%) SAP
7 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
8 8 (9.30%) Oracle
8 8 (9.30%) Linux
8 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (9.30%) Retail
9 7 (8.14%) SDLC
9 7 (8.14%) MISRA
9 7 (8.14%) Translating Business Requirements
9 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
9 7 (8.14%) C
9 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
9 7 (8.14%) Embedded C
10 6 (6.98%) B2C
10 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
10 6 (6.98%) .NET
10 6 (6.98%) Aerospace
10 6 (6.98%) Data Management
10 6 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
10 6 (6.98%) Data Architecture
11 5 (5.81%) MATLAB
11 5 (5.81%) Simulink
11 5 (5.81%) Electronics

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 (4.65%) CMS
2 1 (1.16%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.16%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.16%) Magnolia
2 1 (1.16%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (5.81%) Simulink
2 4 (4.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.49%) MS Office
3 3 (3.49%) MS Project
4 1 (1.16%) SPSS
4 1 (1.16%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) SAP CO
1 3 (3.49%) SAP FI
1 3 (3.49%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.33%) SAP MM
2 2 (2.33%) SAP PLM
2 2 (2.33%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.16%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP EHS
3 1 (1.16%) SAP FSCM
3 1 (1.16%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (3.49%) Azure Machine Learning
3 2 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (2.33%) PaaS
4 1 (1.16%) Force.com
4 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) RS-232
2 3 (3.49%) Extranet
2 3 (3.49%) Intranet
3 1 (1.16%) Firewall
3 1 (1.16%) MPLS
3 1 (1.16%) Network Security
3 1 (1.16%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.98%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.49%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (3.49%) MySQL
2 3 (3.49%) Power BI
3 2 (2.33%) DocumentDB
4 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.16%) HDInsight
4 1 (1.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.16%) GitLab
1 1 (1.16%) JIRA
1 1 (1.16%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (1.16%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (1.16%) Toad
1 1 (1.16%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (26.74%) Finance
2 8 (9.30%) Retail
3 7 (8.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.98%) Aerospace
5 5 (5.81%) Electronics
6 3 (3.49%) Marketing
6 3 (3.49%) Publishing
7 2 (2.33%) Banking
7 2 (2.33%) German Language
8 1 (1.16%) French Language
8 1 (1.16%) Legal
8 1 (1.16%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.16%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Analyst
2 16 (18.60%) Project Manager
3 13 (15.12%) Business Analyst
4 11 (12.79%) Developer
5 10 (11.63%) Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Software Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Data Architect
7 6 (6.98%) IT Manager
8 5 (5.81%) C Software Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Embedded C Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Embedded C Software Engineer
9 4 (4.65%) C# Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Embedded Developer
9 4 (4.65%) Embedded Software Developer
9 4 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
9 4 (4.65%) Software Developer
10 3 (3.49%) Product Owner
10 3 (3.49%) Service Management Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.98%) .NET
2 3 (3.49%) AngularJS
2 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (2.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (2.33%) JSON
4 1 (1.16%) BAPI
4 1 (1.16%) CSS
4 1 (1.16%) Django
4 1 (1.16%) Hibernate
4 1 (1.16%) HTML
4 1 (1.16%) J2EE
4 1 (1.16%) jQuery
4 1 (1.16%) JSP
4 1 (1.16%) Middleware
4 1 (1.16%) SAP XI
4 1 (1.16%) SciPy
4 1 (1.16%) Spring
4 1 (1.16%) Web Dynpro
4 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.49%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (3.49%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.33%) Clustering
3 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (2.33%) FMCG
3 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.33%) Replication
3 2 (2.33%) Telematics
4 1 (1.16%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.16%) Physics
4 1 (1.16%) PKI
4 1 (1.16%) Robotics
4 1 (1.16%) Smartphone
4 1 (1.16%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.30%) Linux
2 3 (3.49%) Windows
3 2 (2.33%) VMS
3 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (16.28%) Project Management
2 12 (13.95%) Business Analysis
3 11 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (12.79%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.47%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (8.14%) SDLC
6 7 (8.14%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (6.98%) B2C
7 6 (6.98%) Data Architecture
7 6 (6.98%) Data Management
7 6 (6.98%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.81%) User Stories
9 4 (4.65%) Analytics
9 4 (4.65%) Change Management
9 4 (4.65%) Project Planning
9 4 (4.65%) Test Strategy
9 4 (4.65%) UML
9 4 (4.65%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 7 (8.14%) C
2 7 (8.14%) Embedded C
3 5 (5.81%) MATLAB
4 4 (4.65%) Assembly Language
4 4 (4.65%) C#
4 4 (4.65%) C++
4 4 (4.65%) R
5 3 (3.49%) Embedded C++
5 3 (3.49%) Java
5 3 (3.49%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.33%) ABAP
6 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
6 2 (2.33%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.33%) Python
7 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (18.60%) Degree
2 3 (3.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.33%) CCA
3 2 (2.33%) ISEB
3 2 (2.33%) ISEB Practitioner
3 2 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.16%) IIBA
4 1 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.16%) PMP
4 1 (1.16%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.16%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.14%) MISRA
2 4 (4.65%) MISRA C
2 4 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.33%) DO-178B
3 2 (2.33%) ISO26262
3 2 (2.33%) QA
4 1 (1.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.16%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 9 (10.47%) SAP
2 8 (9.30%) Oracle
3 7 (8.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.65%) Freescale
4 4 (4.65%) VMware
5 2 (2.33%) IBM
5 2 (2.33%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.16%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.16%) Blue Coat
6 1 (1.16%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.16%) Cisco
6 1 (1.16%) HP
6 1 (1.16%) JDA
6 1 (1.16%) Lotus
6 1 (1.16%) NetApp
6 1 (1.16%) QNX
6 1 (1.16%) Sun
6 1 (1.16%) Xamarin