The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 27 June 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
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 - 24
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 1.25% - 2.17%
As % of the General category 3.57% - 10.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -1.87% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £39.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year -3.79% +17.91%  

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 Cheltenham with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 28 30 28
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 35.00% 24.39% 20.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 19 16
Median daily rate £410 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £325 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £490 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheltenham 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 Cheltenham

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (100.00%) Vector Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 2 (100.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Vector Graphics
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering