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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Automotive
Rank - 21 14
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire - 1.39% 2.08%
As % of the General category - 12.50% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £38.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £32.53 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+7.60% -13.95%
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
11 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcestershire 10.78% 11.11% 27.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 5
Average daily rate £350 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £320 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £480 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 2
Average hourly rate £27.50 £39.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.48% +225.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

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
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) JDA
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) CANoe
2 1 (33.33%) Subversion
2 1 (33.33%) MKS
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (33.33%) C
2 1 (33.33%) C++

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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%) CANoe
General
1 2 (66.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ERP
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
1 2 (66.67%) Logistics
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C
1 1 (33.33%) C++
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) JDA
2 1 (33.33%) MKS
2 1 (33.33%) Fujitsu