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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 69 78 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -1
Contract jobs citing Automotive 23 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.52% 0.61% 0.98%
As % of the General category 4.98% 1.74% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 8
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£350 £315 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £41.50 £41.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% +30.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £36.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-9.72% -
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
462 460 493
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 30.47% 35.03% 36.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 250 270
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 13 38
Average hourly rate £40.00 £26.25 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.38% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £15.20 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.80 £43.25 £38.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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
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 29 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Epsom - 5 £350 -
Guildford - 1 - -
Farnham - 1 - - 4
Godalming - - - -
Staines - - - -
Walton-on-Thames - - - - 2
Weybridge - - - -
Woking - - - -
Esher - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Automotive
South East

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
4 8 (22.86%) PRINCE
5 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) SQL
6 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
7 3 (8.57%) Contract for Difference
7 3 (8.57%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
7 3 (8.57%) iSeries
7 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
7 3 (8.57%) Docker
7 3 (8.57%) InfiniBand
7 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (8.57%) LXC
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX
7 3 (8.57%) Linux
7 3 (8.57%) NFS
7 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
7 3 (8.57%) BPR
7 3 (8.57%) Python
7 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
7 3 (8.57%) Back Office
7 3 (8.57%) AS400
8 2 (5.71%) C

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Simulink
2 1 (2.86%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) InfiniBand
2 2 (5.71%) LAN
2 2 (5.71%) WAN
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) SAN
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 16 (45.71%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Aerospace
2 3 (8.57%) Back Office
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.86%) Electronics
4 1 (2.86%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 13 (37.14%) Business Analyst
3 7 (20.00%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Test Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Process Consultant
5 3 (8.57%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Test Coordinator
6 2 (5.71%) Business Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Wintel Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Wintel Server Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Server Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Business Process Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) ERP Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) ERP Implementation Manager
7 1 (2.86%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Integration Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) XML
1 1 (2.86%) XML Schema
1 1 (2.86%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) AS400
1 3 (8.57%) Contract for Difference
1 3 (8.57%) iSeries
1 3 (8.57%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.71%) PMI
2 2 (5.71%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) UNIX
1 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) PRINCE2
3 8 (22.86%) PRINCE
4 5 (14.29%) Software Testing
5 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.57%) Six Sigma
6 3 (8.57%) BPR
6 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
6 3 (8.57%) Lean Six Sigma
6 3 (8.57%) Integration Testing
6 3 (8.57%) Performance Monitoring
6 3 (8.57%) Line Management
7 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (5.71%) Time Management
7 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.71%) Waterfall
7 2 (5.71%) BCP
7 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.71%) C
3 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
3 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.71%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) NFS
1 3 (8.57%) Docker
1 3 (8.57%) LXC
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (5.71%) Intel
1 2 (5.71%) Citrix
1 2 (5.71%) VMware
1 2 (5.71%) LANDesk
2 1 (2.86%) MathWorks
2 1 (2.86%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) IBM