The 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 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 76 80 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -7
Contract jobs citing Automotive 20 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.39% 0.61% 1.11%
As % of the General category 4.01% 1.83% 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 10
Average daily rate
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£375 £338 £356
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £308 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £368 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £47.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £33.55 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+7.30% -11.24%
Automotive
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
499 436 477
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.56% 33.51% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 255 272
Average daily rate £400 £363 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £200 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 26
Average hourly rate £45.00 £17.00 £30.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+164.70% -43.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.90 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £49.40 £42.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 1 September 2015.

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 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
Woking - 9 £260 - 1
Epsom - 4 - -
Automotive
South East

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 9 (29.03%) Supplier Management
3 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 8 (25.81%) SAP
3 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
3 8 (25.81%) Project Management
4 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
4 7 (22.58%) Bluetooth
4 7 (22.58%) SQL
5 6 (19.35%) Electronics
5 6 (19.35%) QA
6 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (16.13%) Physics
6 5 (16.13%) SDLC
6 5 (16.13%) V-Model
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (12.90%) SAP MII
7 4 (12.90%) Marketing
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
7 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
7 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
7 4 (12.90%) Legal
7 4 (12.90%) Scrum
7 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.90%) VB6
7 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
7 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
7 4 (12.90%) VBScript

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (9.68%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
4 2 (6.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.45%) ClearCase
2 2 (6.45%) ClearQuest
2 2 (6.45%) Subversion
2 2 (6.45%) JIRA
2 2 (6.45%) CANoe
3 1 (3.23%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.23%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (22.58%) Manufacturing
2 6 (19.35%) Electronics
3 4 (12.90%) Marketing
3 4 (12.90%) Legal
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Network Engineer
1 8 (25.81%) Systems Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Project Engineer
3 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence Architect
3 4 (12.90%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) CRM Consultant
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Support Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Project Implementation Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ERP Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.23%) ERP Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) HTML
1 4 (12.90%) .NET
1 4 (12.90%) ASP.NET
1 4 (12.90%) XML
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.68%) COM+
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Physics
2 1 (3.23%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Supplier Management
2 8 (25.81%) Root Cause Analysis
2 8 (25.81%) Project Management
3 5 (16.13%) SDLC
3 5 (16.13%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (16.13%) V-Model
4 4 (12.90%) Incident Management
4 4 (12.90%) Quality Management
4 4 (12.90%) CRM
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) Scrum
4 4 (12.90%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (12.90%) Automated Testing
5 3 (9.68%) Time Management
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) Logistics
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE
6 2 (6.45%) CAD
6 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.45%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) VBScript
2 4 (12.90%) VB
2 4 (12.90%) VB.NET
2 4 (12.90%) C#
2 4 (12.90%) VB6
3 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) Degree
2 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.45%) MCAD
3 2 (6.45%) MCSD
3 2 (6.45%) MCDBA
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) IEC 61508
2 1 (3.23%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (25.81%) SAP
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.68%) IBM