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 3 months to 22 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
South West / Dorset
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 30 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 1.58% -
As % of the General category - 4.04% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £36.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.27% +5.79%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50 99 81
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 38.46% 39.13% 41.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 65 46
Median daily rate £400 £370 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.10% -1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £507 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 8 5
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £41.24
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.25% -3.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.80 £35.30 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.30 £47.50 £46.01
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 Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 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