The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 83 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -4
Contract jobs citing Automotive 67 91 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.12% 3.83% 4.71%
As % of the General category 7.82% 11.32% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 32 30
Median daily rate £365 £283 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.20% -25.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £130 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 31
Median hourly rate £45.25 £33.00 £34.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.12% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.30 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.09%
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 West Midlands region.

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
857 804 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.06% 33.80% 29.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 507 340
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £502 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +4.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 42 57
Median hourly rate £16.00 £31.44 £33.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.10% -7.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £15.00 £18.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.80 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.35 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-0.66% -

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Automotive Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Automotive
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Automotive across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Automotive Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 20 £250 +92.30% 6
Warwickshire -17 18 £490 +40.00% 4
Coventry -20 17 £370 +33.93% 2
Wolverhampton +3 3 £600 -
Worcestershire -4 1 £500 -16.66% 3
Solihull -16 1 - -
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 28 (24.56%) Project Management
2 27 (23.68%) SAP
3 22 (19.30%) Java
4 20 (17.54%) HTML
4 20 (17.54%) CSS
4 20 (17.54%) Linux
4 20 (17.54%) MVC
4 20 (17.54%) Web Development
5 19 (16.67%) jQuery
5 19 (16.67%) J2EE
5 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
6 18 (15.79%) CMS
6 18 (15.79%) Spring MVC
6 18 (15.79%) Spring
6 18 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
7 17 (14.91%) Manufacturing
8 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (12.28%) PLM
10 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
11 11 (9.65%) User Acceptance Testing
12 10 (8.77%) HTML5
12 10 (8.77%) Front End Development
13 9 (7.89%) CSS3
13 9 (7.89%) CRM
13 9 (7.89%) Windows
13 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
13 9 (7.89%) Product Management
13 9 (7.89%) Subversion
14 8 (7.02%) ERP
15 7 (6.14%) Wireless

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (15.79%) CMS
2 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.88%) SAS
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.51%) MS Office
2 4 (3.51%) MS Project
2 4 (3.51%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.51%) Simulink
3 3 (2.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (4.39%) SAP MII
2 4 (3.51%) ENOVIA
2 4 (3.51%) SAP CRM
3 3 (2.63%) SAP PP
4 2 (1.75%) SAP EWM
4 2 (1.75%) SAP HR
4 2 (1.75%) SAP HR-PA
5 1 (0.88%) DELMIA
5 1 (0.88%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.88%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.14%) SuccessFactors
2 4 (3.51%) SaaS
3 3 (2.63%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (2.63%) IaaS
3 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.63%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) Wireless
2 4 (3.51%) Internet
3 3 (2.63%) 2G
3 3 (2.63%) 3G
3 3 (2.63%) 4G
3 3 (2.63%) Intranet
3 3 (2.63%) LTE
3 3 (2.63%) MIMO
3 3 (2.63%) WAN
4 2 (1.75%) DHCP
4 2 (1.75%) DNS
5 1 (0.88%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.88%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.51%) SAP Data Services
3 2 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.88%) Big Data
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.88%) QlikView
4 1 (0.88%) Roambi
4 1 (0.88%) SAP BI
4 1 (0.88%) SAS Visual Analytics
4 1 (0.88%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (7.89%) Git (software)
1 9 (7.89%) Subversion
2 3 (2.63%) Dreamweaver
2 3 (2.63%) Eclipse
2 3 (2.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.75%) JIRA
3 2 (1.75%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (1.75%) VersionOne
4 1 (0.88%) CANoe
General
1 17 (14.91%) Manufacturing
2 7 (6.14%) Finance
3 6 (5.26%) Retail
4 5 (4.39%) Marketing
5 1 (0.88%) Aerospace
5 1 (0.88%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Developer
2 15 (13.16%) Analyst
3 11 (9.65%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.77%) Architect
4 10 (8.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 9 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 9 (7.89%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.02%) Consultant
6 8 (7.02%) IT Manager
6 8 (7.02%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (6.14%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (3.51%) SAP Architect
9 4 (3.51%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (2.63%) COBOL Developer
10 3 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
10 3 (2.63%) Lead Architect
10 3 (2.63%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 3 (2.63%) Logistics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (17.54%) CSS
1 20 (17.54%) HTML
2 19 (16.67%) J2EE
2 19 (16.67%) jQuery
3 18 (15.79%) Spring
3 18 (15.79%) Spring MVC
4 10 (8.77%) HTML5
5 9 (7.89%) CSS3
6 3 (2.63%) EDI
6 3 (2.63%) Web Services
7 2 (1.75%) XML
8 1 (0.88%) .NET
8 1 (0.88%) Ajax
8 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.88%) BAPI
8 1 (0.88%) Classic ASP
8 1 (0.88%) CodeIgniter
8 1 (0.88%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.88%) Middleware
8 1 (0.88%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
2 4 (3.51%) Telematics
3 3 (2.63%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.75%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.75%) e-Learning
4 2 (1.75%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Chemistry
5 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.88%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.88%) Economics
5 1 (0.88%) NHS
5 1 (0.88%) Physics
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Statistics
5 1 (0.88%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (17.54%) Linux
2 9 (7.89%) Windows
3 5 (4.39%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.75%) SUSE
5 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (24.56%) Project Management
2 20 (17.54%) MVC
2 20 (17.54%) Web Development
3 18 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
4 15 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (12.28%) PLM
6 11 (9.65%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (8.77%) Front End Development
8 9 (7.89%) CRM
8 9 (7.89%) Product Management
9 8 (7.02%) ERP
10 7 (6.14%) Logistics
10 7 (6.14%) Validation
11 6 (5.26%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.26%) Migration
11 6 (5.26%) Programme Management
11 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
12 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
12 5 (4.39%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 22 (19.30%) Java
2 19 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (3.51%) C
3 4 (3.51%) SQL
4 3 (2.63%) C#
4 3 (2.63%) C++
4 3 (2.63%) COBOL
4 3 (2.63%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.75%) Embedded C
5 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.88%) ABAP
6 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.88%) PHP
6 1 (0.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) Degree
2 3 (2.63%) ISEB
2 3 (2.63%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.75%) PMP
4 1 (0.88%) ACCA
4 1 (0.88%) CIMA
4 1 (0.88%) CISSP
4 1 (0.88%) GIAC
4 1 (0.88%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.88%) ISO26262
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.63%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (4.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (23.68%) SAP
2 13 (11.40%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.14%) HP
4 4 (3.51%) Oracle
5 3 (2.63%) IBM
5 3 (2.63%) JDA
5 3 (2.63%) Micro Focus
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco
6 2 (1.75%) EMC
6 2 (1.75%) Panasonic
6 2 (1.75%) Rally
7 1 (0.88%) Apple
7 1 (0.88%) Ariba
7 1 (0.88%) Cognos
7 1 (0.88%) Google
7 1 (0.88%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.88%) MathWorks
7 1 (0.88%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.88%) Tableau
7 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ISL
Rate: £30 - £45 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Amoria Bond
Rate: £1.00 - £1000.00 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago