Period
to 22 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 22 May 2018 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 75 79
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4 -4
Contract jobs citing Automotive 20 12 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.31% 1.01% 1.13%
As % of the General category 4.80% 3.23% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 11
Birmingham median daily rate £475 £350 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.71% +40.00% +52.67%
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £423 £375
% change year-on-year +12.43% +12.67% +87.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £42.50 - £25.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.21 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +16.18% +15.56% -25.50%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 417 372 474
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 27.29% 31.29% 33.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 248 311
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £278 £263 £213
90th Percentile £600 £550 £550
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 14
Birmingham median hourly rate £19.90 £14.43 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.87% -59.06% +108.33%
10th Percentile £14.50 £12.35 £12.15
90th Percentile £42.50 £39.88 £42.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £21.40 £23.62 £20.75
% change year-on-year -9.40% +13.81% -28.06%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Birmingham

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Birmingham

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Birmingham over the 6 months to 22 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Birmingham

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2018, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
3 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) HTML
3 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (20.00%) API Development
4 4 (20.00%) SAP PP
4 4 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (20.00%) Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Subversion
5 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.00%) Scrum
5 3 (15.00%) Python
5 3 (15.00%) PHP
5 3 (15.00%) MySQL
5 3 (15.00%) CRM
5 3 (15.00%) API Design
5 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
5 3 (15.00%) SDLC
5 3 (15.00%) JIRA
5 3 (15.00%) Selenium
5 3 (15.00%) Symfony
5 3 (15.00%) Zend
5 3 (15.00%) Atlassian
5 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) HTML5

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (5.00%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (20.00%) SAP PP
2 2 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DAB
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.00%) MySQL
1 3 (15.00%) Redis
2 2 (10.00%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
2 2 (10.00%) MS Access
2 2 (10.00%) Power BI
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.00%) Apache Kudu
3 1 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (5.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.00%) Impala
3 1 (5.00%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
1 3 (15.00%) Jasmine
1 3 (15.00%) JIRA
1 3 (15.00%) Mocha
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
1 3 (15.00%) Subversion
General
1 8 (40.00%) Manufacturing
2 5 (25.00%) Finance
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Persian Language
5 2 (10.00%) General Ledger
6 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Architect
1 5 (25.00%) Consultant
1 5 (25.00%) SAP Architect
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) SAP PP Consultant
2 3 (15.00%) SAP Solutions Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Developer
3 2 (10.00%) SAP MM Consultant
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Automotive Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Big Data Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) IT Trainer
4 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 3 (15.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (15.00%) HTML5
2 3 (15.00%) LESS
2 3 (15.00%) Node.js
2 3 (15.00%) Sass
2 3 (15.00%) Symfony
3 2 (10.00%) .NET
3 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (10.00%) CSS
3 2 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (5.00%) Middleware
4 1 (5.00%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) Infotainment
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
2 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (20.00%) API Development
2 4 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) API Design
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) CRM
3 3 (15.00%) Scrum
3 3 (15.00%) SDLC
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) DFSS
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Telematics
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.00%) PHP
1 3 (15.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) C#
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C
3 1 (5.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (5.00%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
1 2 (10.00%) Six Sigma Yellow Belt
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 3 (15.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (15.00%) Zend
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.00%) Cloudera