The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 23 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
West Midlands / Coventry
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 29 12
Rank change year-on-year +12 -17  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 13 17 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.26% 4.14% 9.40%
As % of the General category 20.00% 14.29% 23.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 9
Median daily rate £375 £370 £163
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.35% +127.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £414 £381
% change year-on-year -3.32% +8.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 6
Median hourly rate £52.50 £56.00 £31.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +76.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £56.00 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.50 £56.00 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

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 Coventry with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Coventry
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 65 119 126
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 26.32% 28.95% 39.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 59 79
Median daily rate £425 £451 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.66% +14.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £325 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £645 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 10
Median hourly rate £24.38 £38.00 £25.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.85% +48.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.38 £21.50 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.25 £56.00 £41.90
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 Coventry

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Coventry 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 Coventry

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Coventry

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Coventry over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Coventry

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Coventry

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Coventry

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Coventry over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 11 (31.43%) Manufacturing
2 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.43%) User Experience
4 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
4 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (8.57%) Project Management
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (8.57%) Robotics
5 3 (8.57%) Use Case
5 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
5 3 (8.57%) Google
5 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Business Process Mapping
5 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.71%) ISO 26262
6 2 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
6 2 (5.71%) PMO
6 2 (5.71%) Logistics
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) JIRA
6 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 (2.86%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Simulink
2 1 (2.86%) CATIA
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.86%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.86%) SAP MDM
1 1 (2.86%) SAP QM
1 1 (2.86%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) G Suite
1 1 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) JIRA
2 1 (2.86%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (31.43%) Manufacturing
2 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 4 (11.43%) Finance
4 3 (8.57%) Retail
5 1 (2.86%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
2 8 (22.86%) Business Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Architect
5 2 (5.71%) Change Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Planning Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Sales Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Salesforce Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) ERP Manager
6 1 (2.86%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) QA Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Salesforce Project Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.86%) Test Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Web Analytics Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.86%) RESTful
2 1 (2.86%) SOAP
2 1 (2.86%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) User Experience
3 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.57%) Robotics
4 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
4 1 (2.86%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.86%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (11.43%) Test Scripting
3 3 (8.57%) Business Analysis
3 3 (8.57%) Business Process Mapping
3 3 (8.57%) CRM
3 3 (8.57%) Project Management
3 3 (8.57%) Requirements Management
3 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (8.57%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (8.57%) Use Case
4 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.71%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Logistics
4 2 (5.71%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
4 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.71%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.71%) Test Strategy
4 2 (5.71%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) Apex Code
1 2 (5.71%) C
1 2 (5.71%) Embedded C
1 2 (5.71%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.86%) C++
2 1 (2.86%) Embedded C++
2 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) ISEB
2 1 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.86%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO 26262
1 2 (5.71%) PMO
2 1 (2.86%) MISRA
2 1 (2.86%) MISRA C
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (8.57%) Google
3 2 (5.71%) SAP
4 1 (2.86%) Blue Prism
4 1 (2.86%) Coremetrics
4 1 (2.86%) HP
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft