The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in IT contracts advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Automotive
Rank 21 15 7
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -8
Contract jobs citing Automotive 1 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.30% 1.89% 9.09%
As % of the General category 11.11% 6.67% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
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- - £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £450
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.00 £54.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% -43.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.75 £37.80 £38.99
% change year-on-year
-8.06% -3.05%
Automotive
West Midlands

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

General Category
Worcestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 15 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 11.69% 28.30% 41.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 5
Average daily rate £550 £390 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+41.02% +30.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Average hourly rate £35.00 £16.00 £31.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+118.75% -48.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.80 £12.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.40 £25.50 £51.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Automotive
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Automotive across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Automotive Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Automotive
Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Automotive Daily Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Automotive
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

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

Automotive Hourly Rate Trend in Worcestershire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Redditch - - - - 5
Worcester - - - - 1
Automotive
West Midlands

Automotive
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) MKS
3 1 (33.33%) Subversion
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
3 1 (33.33%) SCADA
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (33.33%) Test Automation

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcestershire 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) SCADA
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens
1 1 (33.33%) MKS
1 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
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