The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Automotive
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 35 36
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire - 0.62% 1.70%
As % of the General category - 1.87% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £408 £390
% change year-on-year -3.68% +4.48%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +3.42% +4.28%  

Automotive is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 109 107 169
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 30.88% 33.33% 47.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 71 123
Median daily rate £450 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £613 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £9.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +233.33% -78.82%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Automotive as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Automotive in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Bedfordshire

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 1 (100.00%) CAD
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens NX

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens NX
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) CAD Designer
1 1 (100.00%) Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CAD