Period
to 19 March 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 19 March 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
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 58 58 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 - +67
Contract jobs citing Automotive 4 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.61% 0.34% -
As % of the General category 1.99% 0.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median daily rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Cambridge median hourly rate £48.75 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.00% - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £47.50 £37.88 £31.00
% change year-on-year +25.41% +22.18% -6.20%

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 Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 201 212 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 30.59% 36.36% 25.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 102 94
Cambridge median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £264 £266
90th Percentile £621 £625 £646
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 36 9
Cambridge median hourly rate £44.00 £41.75 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.39% +1.83% -3.53%
10th Percentile £17.94 £16.10 £11.33
90th Percentile £51.88 £49.75 £59.80
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £19.25 £25.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year -23.00% -23.66% -4.52%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Cambridge

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Cambridge

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 March 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (75.00%) Data Acquisition
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Degree
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
2 3 (75.00%) Simulink
3 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) FlexRay

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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:

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Simulink
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) FlexRay
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (25.00%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (75.00%) Data Acquisition
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematical Modelling
2 3 (75.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C
1 4 (100.00%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) QA