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 3 months to 27 March 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 94 110 115
Rank change year-on-year +16 +5  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 3 16 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.17% 0.65% 0.81%
As % of the General category 0.39% 1.60% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 10
Median daily rate £550 £463 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.91% +12.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £320 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £550 £443
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.17% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £19.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -7.14% +11.32%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 767 998 1226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 42.35% 40.55% 41.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 416 554
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.12 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £49.00 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 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 Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Berkshire

Automotive
Top 28 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) Billing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SCM
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (20.00%) SAP SCM
General
1 2 (40.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Billing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Business Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Change Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Change Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Management Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Service Transition Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Transition Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 2 (40.00%) Coaching
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Service Design
3 1 (20.00%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP