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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 185 188 203
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +15
Contract jobs citing Automotive 69 52 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.74% 0.58% 0.49%
As % of the General category 2.16% 1.66% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 30 20
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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 £311 £323 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £34.32 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.75% -8.48%
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
3195 3129 2841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.24% 34.95% 34.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1651 1659 1317
Average daily rate £400 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 132 174
Average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.27% +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.92 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +8 21 £400 - 4
Berkshire -2 21 £450 +12.50% 5
Hampshire +7 16 £419 +19.64% 1
Surrey +3 7 £325 -23.52% 6
Sussex - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 - - 9
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 47 (33.81%) Finance
2 33 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (12.95%) Project Management
3 18 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (10.79%) Retail
5 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2
6 12 (8.63%) Windows
7 11 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (7.91%) Degree
8 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis
8 10 (7.19%) Project Planning
8 10 (7.19%) SQL
9 9 (6.47%) Web Services
9 9 (6.47%) SAP
9 9 (6.47%) E-Commerce
9 9 (6.47%) Marketing
9 9 (6.47%) Waterfall
10 8 (5.76%) HP
10 8 (5.76%) .NET
10 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
11 7 (5.04%) Manufacturing
11 7 (5.04%) C#
11 7 (5.04%) HTML
11 7 (5.04%) Java
11 7 (5.04%) XML
11 7 (5.04%) CRM
11 7 (5.04%) Migration
11 7 (5.04%) Programme Management
12 6 (4.32%) VMware
12 6 (4.32%) Digital Marketing

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (2.88%) WebSphere
1 4 (2.88%) IIS
1 4 (2.88%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.44%) Lync
2 2 (1.44%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.72%) CMS
3 1 (0.72%) Apache
3 1 (0.72%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.72%) GlassFish
Applications
1 5 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.88%) MS Office
3 3 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.44%) MS Project
5 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.72%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.72%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.72%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.60%) LAN
1 5 (3.60%) WAN
2 4 (2.88%) DWDM
2 4 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (2.16%) X.500
3 3 (2.16%) LDAP
4 2 (1.44%) DNS
4 2 (1.44%) SAN
5 1 (0.72%) Firewall
5 1 (0.72%) Internet
5 1 (0.72%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (2.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.16%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (1.44%) DTS
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (3.60%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.60%) Selenium
2 3 (2.16%) Cucumber
3 2 (1.44%) Subversion
3 2 (1.44%) JIRA
3 2 (1.44%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.44%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.72%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.72%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.72%) WebDriver
General
1 47 (33.81%) Finance
2 15 (10.79%) Retail
3 9 (6.47%) Marketing
4 7 (5.04%) Manufacturing
5 6 (4.32%) Electronics
6 4 (2.88%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.44%) German Language
7 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 2 (1.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.72%) Advertising
8 1 (0.72%) Publishing
8 1 (0.72%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.72%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.72%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.72%) French Language
8 1 (0.72%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 71 (51.08%) Analyst
2 49 (35.25%) Business Analyst
3 35 (25.18%) Project Manager
4 14 (10.07%) Systems Analyst
5 10 (7.19%) Architect
6 8 (5.76%) Test Analyst
6 8 (5.76%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (5.04%) Consultant
8 6 (4.32%) Business Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Business Project Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Manager
8 6 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Business Systems Analyst
9 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 5 (3.60%) Software Engineer
9 5 (3.60%) Infrastructure Manager
10 4 (2.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 4 (2.88%) Financial Business Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 4 (2.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.47%) Web Services
2 8 (5.76%) .NET
3 7 (5.04%) HTML
3 7 (5.04%) XML
4 5 (3.60%) Middleware
5 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.16%) Gherkin
6 3 (2.16%) SAML
6 3 (2.16%) J2EE
6 3 (2.16%) COM+
6 3 (2.16%) SOAP
6 3 (2.16%) jQuery
6 3 (2.16%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.44%) CSS
7 2 (1.44%) REST
7 2 (1.44%) AngularJS
7 2 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (0.72%) EDIFACT
8 1 (0.72%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.88%) DTV
2 3 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.16%) User Experience
2 3 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.16%) Blog
2 3 (2.16%) Computer Science
2 3 (2.16%) Device Driver
3 2 (1.44%) iSeries
3 2 (1.44%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (1.44%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.44%) AS400
3 2 (1.44%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.72%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.72%) Physics
4 1 (0.72%) Social Media
4 1 (0.72%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.72%) DataPower
4 1 (0.72%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (8.63%) Windows
2 4 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.72%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.72%) VMS
4 1 (0.72%) Linux
4 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (23.74%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (12.95%) Project Management
2 18 (12.95%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (9.35%) PRINCE2
4 11 (7.91%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (7.19%) Business Analysis
5 10 (7.19%) Project Planning
6 9 (6.47%) E-Commerce
6 9 (6.47%) Waterfall
7 7 (5.04%) CRM
7 7 (5.04%) Migration
7 7 (5.04%) Programme Management
8 6 (4.32%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (4.32%) Test Scripting
8 6 (4.32%) Data Modelling
8 6 (4.32%) SOA
8 6 (4.32%) PRINCE
9 5 (3.60%) Change Control
9 5 (3.60%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (7.19%) SQL
2 7 (5.04%) C#
2 7 (5.04%) Java
3 4 (2.88%) VB6
3 4 (2.88%) C
3 4 (2.88%) VBScript
3 4 (2.88%) VB
3 4 (2.88%) VB.NET
3 4 (2.88%) Embedded C
4 3 (2.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.72%) C++
5 1 (0.72%) PHP
5 1 (0.72%) ABAP
5 1 (0.72%) C++/CLI
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) Degree
2 3 (2.16%) ISEB
3 2 (1.44%) MCAD
3 2 (1.44%) MCSD
3 2 (1.44%) MCDBA
3 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.72%) CISSP
4 1 (0.72%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.72%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (3.60%) QA
2 1 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (2.88%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.44%) XenApp
3 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.60%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (6.47%) SAP
2 8 (5.76%) HP
3 6 (4.32%) VMware
3 6 (4.32%) Hyperion
4 4 (2.88%) Brocade
4 4 (2.88%) Cisco
4 4 (2.88%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.16%) IBM
5 3 (2.16%) Oracle
6 2 (1.44%) LANDesk
6 2 (1.44%) Citrix
6 2 (1.44%) Intel
6 2 (1.44%) Adobe
6 2 (1.44%) Twitter
7 1 (0.72%) Renesas
7 1 (0.72%) Allen-Bradley
7 1 (0.72%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.72%) Siemens
7 1 (0.72%) Green Hills
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