Period
to 15 November 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 15 November 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
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 75 84
Rank change year-on-year -9 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Automotive 8 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.56% 1.39% 1.10%
As % of the General category 2.27% 4.27% 3.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 10 14
Birmingham median daily rate £463 £401 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.48% +60.20% -32.43%
West Midlands median daily rate £430 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +7.37% +0.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £27.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +69.74% -12.10%
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.75 £32.25 £29.50
% change year-on-year +4.65% +9.32% -9.23%

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 352 515 492
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 24.60% 32.59% 31.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 367 344
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
10th Percentile £289 £222 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £575
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 10 7
Birmingham median hourly rate £20.02 £38.75 £27.69
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.35% +39.94% -15.45%
10th Percentile £10.97 £14.78 £9.24
90th Percentile £43.13 £53.75 £39.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.03 £30.50 £19.88
% change year-on-year -40.89% +53.46% -30.72%

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 15 November 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 15 November 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 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) FlexRay
3 1 (12.50%) Blue Prism
3 1 (12.50%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (12.50%) ISO 26262
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Ethernet

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (12.50%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) Architect
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Data Architect
2 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Rollout Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Innovative Thinking
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Robotic Process Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded C
1 1 (12.50%) Java
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Blue Prism
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SAP