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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Automotive
Rank 92 37 45
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +8
Contract jobs citing Automotive 47 116 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.64% 4.32% 3.22%
As % of the General category 6.68% 14.81% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 16 11
Median daily rate £350 £273 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.44% -31.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £199 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £631 £550 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 38 39
Median hourly rate £23.75 £29.82 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.35% -6.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.06 £19.93 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.13 £37.56 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £30.82 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+13.56% -5.16%
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
704 783 782
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.58% 29.14% 33.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 421 337
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 60 65
Median hourly rate £17.10 £29.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.02% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.87 £15.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.35 £37.82 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 5 May 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
Warwickshire -22 17 £591 +181.42% 2
Coventry -12 14 £335 - 9
Birmingham +1 8 £250 -9.09% 3
Wolverhampton -3 3 £660 +200.00% 4
Worcestershire -4 2 £500 -16.66%
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (28.87%) SAP
2 22 (22.68%) Project Management
3 15 (15.46%) Manufacturing
4 10 (10.31%) Java
5 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
6 7 (7.22%) Migration
6 7 (7.22%) JavaScript
6 7 (7.22%) Web Development
6 7 (7.22%) JIRA
6 7 (7.22%) Issue Tracking
7 6 (6.19%) Degree
7 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (6.19%) HTML
7 6 (6.19%) CRM
7 6 (6.19%) Windows
7 6 (6.19%) Linux
7 6 (6.19%) CSS
7 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
7 6 (6.19%) Validation
7 6 (6.19%) MVC
8 5 (5.15%) Finance
8 5 (5.15%) PLM
8 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
8 5 (5.15%) ERP
8 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
8 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.15%) J2EE
8 5 (5.15%) Product Management

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 4 (4.12%) CMS
2 2 (2.06%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.06%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.03%) SAS
3 1 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 8 (8.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.09%) MS Office
2 3 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.06%) MS Project
4 1 (1.03%) Simulink
4 1 (1.03%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) ENOVIA
1 3 (3.09%) SAP PP
2 2 (2.06%) SAP EWM
2 2 (2.06%) SAP MII
3 1 (1.03%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.03%) SAP APO
3 1 (1.03%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.03%) SAP GTS
3 1 (1.03%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.09%) SuccessFactors
2 1 (1.03%) Google Apps
2 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.09%) Internet
2 2 (2.06%) WAN
2 2 (2.06%) Wireless
3 1 (1.03%) FlexRay
3 1 (1.03%) Intranet
3 1 (1.03%) RFID
3 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.12%) MS Access
2 3 (3.09%) SAP Data Services
2 3 (3.09%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.03%) Big Data
4 1 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.03%) DataStage
4 1 (1.03%) MySQL
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.03%) QlikView
4 1 (1.03%) SAP BI
4 1 (1.03%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) JIRA
2 5 (5.15%) Subversion
3 3 (3.09%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.06%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (2.06%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.06%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.03%) CANoe
5 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (15.46%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.15%) Finance
3 4 (4.12%) Marketing
4 2 (2.06%) Retail
5 1 (1.03%) Billing
5 1 (1.03%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 19 (19.59%) Developer
2 13 (13.40%) Analyst
3 10 (10.31%) Project Manager
4 8 (8.25%) Architect
5 6 (6.19%) Author
5 6 (6.19%) Consultant
5 6 (6.19%) Technical Author
6 5 (5.15%) Business Analyst
6 5 (5.15%) Software Engineer
7 4 (4.12%) IT Manager
7 4 (4.12%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (4.12%) SAP Manager
7 4 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Embedded Software Engineer
8 3 (3.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 3 (3.09%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.09%) SAP Architect
8 3 (3.09%) SAP Project Manager
8 3 (3.09%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.19%) CSS
1 6 (6.19%) HTML
2 5 (5.15%) J2EE
2 5 (5.15%) jQuery
3 4 (4.12%) Spring
3 4 (4.12%) Spring MVC
4 3 (3.09%) AngularJS
4 3 (3.09%) HTML5
4 3 (3.09%) Web Services
5 2 (2.06%) CSS3
5 2 (2.06%) IBM Integration Bus
5 2 (2.06%) JPA
5 2 (2.06%) Middleware
5 2 (2.06%) XML
6 1 (1.03%) Ajax
6 1 (1.03%) BAPI
6 1 (1.03%) Classic ASP
6 1 (1.03%) CodeIgniter
6 1 (1.03%) Razor View Engine
6 1 (1.03%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.19%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.09%) Visualisation
3 2 (2.06%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.06%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.06%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.03%) CAN bus
4 1 (1.03%) Chemistry
4 1 (1.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.03%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.03%) Economics
4 1 (1.03%) NHS
4 1 (1.03%) Physics
4 1 (1.03%) PMI
4 1 (1.03%) Statistics
4 1 (1.03%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.19%) Linux
1 6 (6.19%) Windows
2 2 (2.06%) SUSE
2 2 (2.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (22.68%) Project Management
2 7 (7.22%) Issue Tracking
2 7 (7.22%) Migration
2 7 (7.22%) Web Development
3 6 (6.19%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (6.19%) CRM
3 6 (6.19%) MVC
3 6 (6.19%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (6.19%) Validation
4 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (5.15%) Data Modelling
4 5 (5.15%) ERP
4 5 (5.15%) PLM
4 5 (5.15%) Product Management
4 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
4 5 (5.15%) Software Engineering
5 4 (4.12%) Analytics
5 4 (4.12%) Data Migration
5 4 (4.12%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (4.12%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (10.31%) Java
2 7 (7.22%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.12%) C#
3 4 (4.12%) C++
4 3 (3.09%) C
4 3 (3.09%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.06%) ABAP
5 2 (2.06%) COBOL
5 2 (2.06%) VB
5 2 (2.06%) VBScript
6 1 (1.03%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.03%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.03%) PHP
6 1 (1.03%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.03%) SQL
6 1 (1.03%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.03%) VB6
6 1 (1.03%) VBA
6 1 (1.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 6 (6.19%) Degree
2 1 (1.03%) ACCA
2 1 (1.03%) CIMA
2 1 (1.03%) MCSA
2 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 28 (28.87%) SAP
2 6 (6.19%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.09%) JDA
3 3 (3.09%) Oracle
4 2 (2.06%) Google
4 2 (2.06%) IBM
4 2 (2.06%) Micro Focus
4 2 (2.06%) Tableau
5 1 (1.03%) Apple
5 1 (1.03%) Cognos
5 1 (1.03%) HP
5 1 (1.03%) Informatica
5 1 (1.03%) MathWorks
5 1 (1.03%) MicroStrategy
5 1 (1.03%) TIBCO
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