Period
to 16 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 16 October 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
South West > Dorset
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 48 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.06% -
As % of the General category - 2.73% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Dorset median daily rate - £200 -
South West median daily rate £550 £350 £413
% change year-on-year +57.14% -15.15% -2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Dorset median hourly rate - £40.00 -
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £54.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year -19.27% +28.24% +4.94%

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Dorset
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 96 183 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset 33.80% 38.77% 41.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 135 86
Dorset median daily rate £430 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.67% -6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £145 £205 £169
90th Percentile £535 £514 £538
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 22
Dorset median hourly rate £39.50 £35.75 £42.46
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.49% -15.80% +4.54%
10th Percentile £26.55 £17.60 £38.28
90th Percentile £43.28 £40.93 £49.19
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year - -7.89% +16.92%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Dorset

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Dorset