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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 25 23 13
Rank change year-on-year -2 -10  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 20 15 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 5.45% 4.25% 8.23%
As % of the General category 15.38% 13.76% 19.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 2
Median daily rate £445 £325 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.92% -1.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £322 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £430 £486
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £27.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 - £23.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.60 - £30.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.37 £35.00 £30.82
% change year-on-year -13.23% +13.56%  

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 130 109 133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Coventry 35.42% 30.88% 42.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 62 58
Median daily rate £440 £388 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.54% -8.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £277 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £473 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.66% -33.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.50 £9.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.00 £29.40 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

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 22 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in Coventry

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 22 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 14 (32.56%) Manufacturing
2 13 (30.23%) Project Management
3 8 (18.60%) Degree
4 7 (16.28%) Marketing
4 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
5 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
6 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.30%) Visualforce
7 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
7 4 (9.30%) Retail
7 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
7 4 (9.30%) Finance
7 4 (9.30%) CRM
8 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
8 3 (6.98%) BPR
8 3 (6.98%) SAP
8 3 (6.98%) SOAP
8 3 (6.98%) Web Services
8 3 (6.98%) QA
8 3 (6.98%) Use Case
8 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
8 3 (6.98%) User Experience
8 3 (6.98%) IT Strategy
9 2 (4.65%) PMO
9 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.65%) Apex Code

Automotive
Top Related 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 (2.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
1 2 (4.65%) Simulink
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP CRM
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.33%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (2.33%) SAP MDM
1 1 (2.33%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.65%) JMeter
2 1 (2.33%) JIRA
2 1 (2.33%) JUnit
2 1 (2.33%) LabVIEW
General
1 14 (32.56%) Manufacturing
2 7 (16.28%) Marketing
3 4 (9.30%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (20.93%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
3 5 (11.63%) Architect
3 5 (11.63%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Salesforce Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Sales Manager
5 3 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Automation Test Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Business Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Business Relationship Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Planning Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Process Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Relationships Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Salesforce Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Transformation Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Transformation Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) Visualforce
2 3 (6.98%) SOAP
2 3 (6.98%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) jQuery
3 2 (4.65%) JSON
3 2 (4.65%) REST
3 2 (4.65%) XML
4 1 (2.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.28%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.98%) User Experience
3 2 (4.65%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
4 1 (2.33%) PMI
4 1 (2.33%) RIA
4 1 (2.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Windows
1 2 (4.65%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
2 6 (13.95%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (11.63%) Business Analysis
3 5 (11.63%) Waterfall
4 4 (9.30%) CRM
4 4 (9.30%) Programme Management
4 4 (9.30%) Visualisation
5 3 (6.98%) BPR
5 3 (6.98%) IT Strategy
5 3 (6.98%) Test Scripting
5 3 (6.98%) Use Case
6 2 (4.65%) Coaching
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (4.65%) Performance Testing
6 2 (4.65%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Apex Code
1 2 (4.65%) C
1 2 (4.65%) Embedded C
1 2 (4.65%) Java
1 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
1 2 (4.65%) MATLAB
2 1 (2.33%) C++
2 1 (2.33%) Embedded C++
2 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.60%) Degree
2 3 (6.98%) PMI Certification
3 2 (4.65%) PMP
4 1 (2.33%) ISEB
4 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) QA
2 2 (4.65%) ISO26262
2 2 (4.65%) PMO
3 1 (2.33%) MISRA
3 1 (2.33%) MISRA C
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.95%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.98%) SAP
3 1 (2.33%) Google
3 1 (2.33%) HP
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft