The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 28 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 58 -
Rank change year-on-year +6 -  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 2 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.37% 0.32% -
As % of the General category 1.43% 1.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.17% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £33.05 -
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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 140 112 148
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.97% 17.92% 21.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 66 72
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £503 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 12
Median hourly rate £41.00 £32.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.15% -16.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.76 £10.00 £15.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.60 £42.50 £44.25
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 Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 Cambridgeshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Cambridgeshire

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Cambridgeshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -1 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - - 5
Automotive
East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
2 2 (50.00%) Simulink
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
3 1 (25.00%) MISRA
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) QA
3 1 (25.00%) DO-178B

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (50.00%) Simulink
General
1 1 (25.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) MATLAB
2 2 (50.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) DO-178B
1 1 (25.00%) MISRA
1 1 (25.00%) QA