Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 21 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 108 81
Rank change year-on-year +24 -27 -4
Contract jobs citing Automotive 24 24 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.52% 1.07% 1.63%
As % of the General category 4.78% 2.33% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 22
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £413 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.50% +25.00% -
10th Percentile £277 £418 £206
90th Percentile £491 £525 £486
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% - -
South East median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year -40.00% -3.45% -5.23%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 502 1,032 648
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 31.73% 45.99% 39.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 318 282
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £425 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +6.67%
10th Percentile £256 £254 £200
90th Percentile £635 £538 £561
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 42 18
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £18.00 £24.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.00% +60.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £12.26 £11.65 £8.63
90th Percentile £48.50 £56.63 £34.05
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year +41.67% -5.88% -0.14%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Buckinghamshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Milton Keynes +23 21 £420 -16.00% 14
Buckingham - 1 £400 - 1
High Wycombe - 1 £388 - 3
Automotive
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 15 (62.50%) Retail
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) B2C
4 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (29.17%) Degree
4 7 (29.17%) German Language
4 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (25.00%) ITIL
6 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 5 (20.83%) SLA
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
6 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
6 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
7 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
7 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
7 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (16.67%) Legal
7 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 3 (12.50%) Data Management
8 3 (12.50%) Service Management
8 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 (4.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
General
1 15 (62.50%) Retail
2 14 (58.33%) Finance
3 7 (29.17%) German Language
4 4 (16.67%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Electronics
5 1 (4.17%) Law
5 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Analyst
2 7 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Service Analyst
4 3 (12.50%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Coordinator
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Data Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Finance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Financial Services Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) IT Graduate
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Service Transition Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
1 1 (4.17%) Ajax
1 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
1 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.17%) COM
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
1 1 (4.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Device Driver
2 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.17%) Linux
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
1 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) B2C
2 7 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
3 6 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
4 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
4 5 (20.83%) Waterfall
5 4 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) Business Transformation
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Improvement
5 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) C
2 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) C++
3 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
3 1 (4.17%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 3 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.83%) SLA
2 2 (8.33%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) MISRA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) Avaya
3 1 (4.17%) Verint
3 1 (4.17%) Xamarin