Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 154 137 152
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 +4
Contract jobs citing Automotive 21 25 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.63% 0.13%
As % of the General category 1.20% 1.60% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 22 5
Berkshire median daily rate £475 £373 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.35% -23.49% +30.87%
10th Percentile £413 £275 £338
90th Percentile £545 £451 £589
South East median daily rate £438 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +9.38% +5.26% -8.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £36.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year -45.21% +12.31% -7.14%

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 1,750 1,561 1,648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.86% 39.09% 43.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 664 660
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £213
90th Percentile £625 £563 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 41 58
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.49 £26.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.50% +73.33% -6.25%
10th Percentile £12.83 £14.61 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £48.75 £34.15
South East median hourly rate £36.22 £32.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.43% +62.50% -15.79%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 -8 8 £500 +34.05% 7
Bracknell - 4 £475 - 3
Maidenhead +6 1 £550 +25.71% 1
Automotive
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 3 (14.29%) Python
2 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
3 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (9.52%) Contract Management
3 2 (9.52%) APMP
3 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
3 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 2 (9.52%) Document Management
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Middleware
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) PMP

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 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.76%) Apigee
2 1 (4.76%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (4.76%) Boomi
2 1 (4.76%) Power Platform
2 1 (4.76%) PowerApps
2 1 (4.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) RS-485
1 1 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
1 3 (14.29%) Manufacturing
2 2 (9.52%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
2 5 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) AWS Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) ERP Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Java Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Middleware
1 2 (9.52%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) DHTML
2 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) JSON
2 1 (4.76%) Node.js
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.52%) Mobile App
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (14.29%) SDLC
3 2 (9.52%) Contract Management
3 2 (9.52%) CRM
3 2 (9.52%) Document Management
3 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
3 2 (9.52%) Workflow
4 1 (4.76%) Change Management
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps
4 1 (4.76%) ERP
4 1 (4.76%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Optimisation
4 1 (4.76%) Presales
4 1 (4.76%) Scrum
4 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) Python
2 2 (9.52%) C#
2 2 (9.52%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.76%) Embedded C++
3 1 (4.76%) Groovy
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) APMP
1 2 (9.52%) PMP
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Docker
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Epicor
2 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft
2 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com