The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
West Midlands / Wolverhampton
Rank - 8 13
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton - 3.13% 1.61%
As % of the General category - 16.67% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £1,000 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £368
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.62 £35.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year
-9.66% +15.89%

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

General Category
Wolverhampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 6 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 31.43% 18.75% 27.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 7
Median daily rate £390 £481 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.96% +20.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £377 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £1,000 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +44.44%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Wolverhampton