Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 159 150 161
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11 -12
Contract jobs citing Automotive 17 23 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.56% 0.10%
As % of the General category 1.07% 1.47% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 17 3
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £510 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +39.73% -20.65%
10th Percentile £352 £448 £322
90th Percentile £550 £550 £385
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate £47.50 - -
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -31.43% -3.45% -9.38%

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

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,596 1,569 1,575
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.59% 38.17% 39.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 586 699 701
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £214 £250 £220
90th Percentile £584 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.75 £21.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +27.38% +2.44% +2.50%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.25 £12.43
90th Percentile £50.85 £48.30 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £32.82 £23.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year +41.16% -8.82% +2.00%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Berkshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Berkshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Berkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Berkshire

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Berkshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -1 8 £550 +10.00% 7
Newbury - 5 - - 3
Maidenhead +6 1 £330 -34.00% 1
Bracknell -11 1 £400 -21.57%
Wokingham - 1 £450 - 2
Automotive
South East

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 4 (23.53%) Internet
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
1 4 (23.53%) Internet of Things
1 4 (23.53%) Coaching
1 4 (23.53%) People Management
1 4 (23.53%) Virtual Team
1 4 (23.53%) Thought Leadership
2 3 (17.65%) Smart Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
2 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
2 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) 3GPP
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
3 2 (11.76%) C
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) C++
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
3 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
1 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) Internet
2 3 (17.65%) 3GPP
2 3 (17.65%) Wireless
3 2 (11.76%) LAN
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) WAN
3 2 (11.76%) WLAN
4 1 (5.88%) RS-232
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.88%) Subversion
1 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Software Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) C/C++ Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Personal Assistant
4 1 (5.88%) Project Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.88%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Internet of Things
1 4 (23.53%) Virtual Team
2 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 2 (11.76%) Mobile App
2 2 (11.76%) User Experience
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
2 2 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Coaching
1 4 (23.53%) People Management
1 4 (23.53%) Performance Management
1 4 (23.53%) Software Engineering
1 4 (23.53%) Thought Leadership
2 3 (17.65%) Customer-Centricity
2 3 (17.65%) Smart Manufacturing
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Content Management
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.76%) FMEA
3 2 (11.76%) ITIL
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (5.88%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Embedded C
2 2 (11.76%) C
2 2 (11.76%) C#
2 2 (11.76%) C++
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded C++
3 1 (5.88%) Assembly Language
3 1 (5.88%) MATLAB
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) MISRA
2 1 (5.88%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Lotus
2 1 (5.88%) Green Hills