The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Surrey region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 86 81 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Contract jobs citing Automotive 11 7 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 0.74% 0.55% 0.71%
As % of the General category 2.01% 1.38% 2.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 5
Average daily rate £375 £400 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £350
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +17.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 6
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.66% +25.00%
General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
547 507 491
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 36.64% 39.52% 28.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 295 229 287
Average daily rate £375 £375 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £238 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 32
Average hourly rate £51.00 £35.00 £34.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.71% +0.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £13.90 £13.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.80 £51.30 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Automotive
South East

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Automotive across the Surrey region.

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Surrey region.

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Woking -18 1 - -
Addlestone - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Guildford - - - - 2
Thames Ditton - - - -
Automotive
South East

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) SAP
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
4 2 (12.50%) C#
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) QA
4 2 (12.50%) COBIT
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
1 1 (6.25%) SpecFlow
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 4 (25.00%) Manufacturing
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Aerospace
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (6.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Manager
2 3 (18.75%) SAP Integration Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Business Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Integration Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Tester
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
4 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Applications Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (6.25%) WCF
2 1 (6.25%) WPF
2 1 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (6.25%) Ajax
2 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) GAP Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) CRM
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) TDD
4 2 (12.50%) TOGAF
4 2 (12.50%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Manual Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (6.25%) MVVM
5 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
5 1 (6.25%) Memory Management
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded C
2 1 (6.25%) Assembly Language
2 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
2 1 (6.25%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
1 2 (12.50%) COBIT
2 1 (6.25%) IEC 61508
Vendors
1 3 (18.75%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Freescale
2 1 (6.25%) Telerik