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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank 196 194 161
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -33
Contract jobs citing Automotive 81 60 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.81% 0.65% 0.83%
As % of the General category 2.24% 1.90% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 40 47
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£400 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £284 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £439 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £47.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.55 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -11.24%
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
3622 3153 3267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 36.03% 33.94% 37.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2088 1744 1648
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £514 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 89 113
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% -40.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.10 £15.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 +2 38 £400 +14.28% 5
Surrey +4 20 £375 +11.11% 13
Hampshire +7 10 £413 +13.79% 2
Berkshire -9 7 £300 -11.11% 4
East Sussex - 1 £300 -
Kent - 1 £500 - 3
Middlesex - 1 - - 1
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 41 (27.33%) Finance
2 31 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (18.67%) Project Management
4 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (16.00%) Degree
6 17 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (10.67%) SAP
7 16 (10.67%) PRINCE2
8 15 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 14 (9.33%) Business Analysis
10 13 (8.67%) Marketing
10 13 (8.67%) Java
11 12 (8.00%) Oracle
11 12 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (8.00%) Retail
11 12 (8.00%) Manufacturing
12 11 (7.33%) CRM
12 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
13 10 (6.67%) SQL Server
13 10 (6.67%) HTML
13 10 (6.67%) Electronics
13 10 (6.67%) Supplier Management
13 10 (6.67%) QA
14 9 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
14 9 (6.00%) SQL
14 9 (6.00%) .NET
14 9 (6.00%) Windows
14 9 (6.00%) XML
14 9 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (6.00%) SDLC

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 5 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.67%) IIS
3 2 (1.33%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.67%) GlassFish
4 1 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.67%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.67%) MS Office
3 2 (1.33%) MS Project
3 2 (1.33%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.67%) Simulink
4 1 (0.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.67%) SAP MII
2 3 (2.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.67%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.33%) WAN
2 7 (4.67%) Bluetooth
3 3 (2.00%) LAN
3 3 (2.00%) DWDM
3 3 (2.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.33%) LDAP
4 2 (1.33%) X.500
4 2 (1.33%) Firewall
5 1 (0.67%) SAN
5 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.33%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (2.00%) MySQL
5 2 (1.33%) DTS
6 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (3.33%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.33%) Selenium
2 4 (2.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.00%) JIRA
4 2 (1.33%) CANoe
4 2 (1.33%) ClearQuest
4 2 (1.33%) Subversion
4 2 (1.33%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.67%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.67%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.67%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.67%) ERwin
5 1 (0.67%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.67%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 41 (27.33%) Finance
2 13 (8.67%) Marketing
3 12 (8.00%) Retail
3 12 (8.00%) Manufacturing
4 10 (6.67%) Electronics
5 6 (4.00%) Aerospace
6 5 (3.33%) Legal
6 5 (3.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (3.33%) German Language
7 3 (2.00%) Italian Language
8 2 (1.33%) French Language
8 2 (1.33%) Publishing
9 1 (0.67%) Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.67%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.67%) Local Government
9 1 (0.67%) Portuguese Language
9 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (33.33%) Analyst
2 44 (29.33%) Project Manager
3 32 (21.33%) Business Analyst
4 12 (8.00%) Architect
5 11 (7.33%) Consultant
6 10 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 10 (6.67%) Test Analyst
7 9 (6.00%) Systems Analyst
7 9 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (5.33%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.67%) Project Engineer
10 6 (4.00%) Business Project Manager
10 6 (4.00%) Business Manager
10 6 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Manager
10 6 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
11 5 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
11 5 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (3.33%) Business Systems Analyst
11 5 (3.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.67%) HTML
2 9 (6.00%) .NET
2 9 (6.00%) XML
3 6 (4.00%) Web Services
4 5 (3.33%) jQuery
4 5 (3.33%) J2EE
4 5 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (2.67%) Gherkin
5 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET
6 3 (2.00%) COM+
6 3 (2.00%) Middleware
6 3 (2.00%) Lucene
6 3 (2.00%) .NET Framework
7 2 (1.33%) SAP XI
7 2 (1.33%) Java EE 5
7 2 (1.33%) HTML5
7 2 (1.33%) SAML
7 2 (1.33%) CSS
7 2 (1.33%) SOAP
7 2 (1.33%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (4.00%) Computer Science
1 6 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (3.33%) Physics
3 4 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.00%) DTV
4 3 (2.00%) Blog
4 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (2.00%) User Experience
5 2 (1.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.33%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.67%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (0.67%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.67%) DataPower
6 1 (0.67%) Social Media
6 1 (0.67%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.67%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 9 (6.00%) Windows
2 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.67%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.67%) Linux
3 1 (0.67%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (20.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 28 (18.67%) Project Management
3 27 (18.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (11.33%) Business Intelligence
5 16 (10.67%) PRINCE2
6 15 (10.00%) Waterfall
7 14 (9.33%) Business Analysis
8 12 (8.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (7.33%) CRM
10 10 (6.67%) Supplier Management
11 9 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
11 9 (6.00%) Root Cause Analysis
11 9 (6.00%) SDLC
12 8 (5.33%) Test Scripting
12 8 (5.33%) Automated Testing
13 7 (4.67%) Digital Marketing
13 7 (4.67%) Scrum
14 6 (4.00%) Change Management
14 6 (4.00%) UML
14 6 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 13 (8.67%) Java
2 9 (6.00%) SQL
3 6 (4.00%) C#
4 5 (3.33%) Embedded C
4 5 (3.33%) C
5 4 (2.67%) VB6
5 4 (2.67%) VBScript
5 4 (2.67%) VB
5 4 (2.67%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.33%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.67%) C++
7 1 (0.67%) ABAP
7 1 (0.67%) C++/CLI
7 1 (0.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 24 (16.00%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) ISEB
3 5 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (2.00%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.33%) ISEB Practitioner
5 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.33%) MCAD
5 2 (1.33%) MCSD
5 2 (1.33%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.67%) CISSP
6 1 (0.67%) ACCA
6 1 (0.67%) CIMA
6 1 (0.67%) GIAC
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.67%) QA
2 2 (1.33%) ISO 9000
2 2 (1.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.67%) IEC 61508
3 1 (0.67%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.00%) EMC VPLEX
Vendors
1 16 (10.67%) SAP
2 12 (8.00%) Oracle
3 11 (7.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (5.33%) HP
5 6 (4.00%) Hyperion
6 5 (3.33%) IBM
7 4 (2.67%) Cisco
7 4 (2.67%) VMware
8 3 (2.00%) Brocade
9 2 (1.33%) Twitter
9 2 (1.33%) Siebel
10 1 (0.67%) Sybase
10 1 (0.67%) Adobe
10 1 (0.67%) Informatica
10 1 (0.67%) NetApp
10 1 (0.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.67%) CheckPoint
Hampshire
Hudson IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Kent
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £40 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago