The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 26 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
England / East Midlands
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 82 92
Rank change year-on-year +13 +10  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 33 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.14% 0.79% 0.38%
As % of the General category 6.02% 2.51% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 4 6
Median daily rate £340 £325 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.61% -40.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £238 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £360 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -0.93% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £37.00 £54.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.11% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year +4.10% +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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 548 479 517
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 35.61% 31.58% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 319 321
Median daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £600 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 13 19
Median hourly rate £43.50 £32.50 £10.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +33.84% +211.30%  
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 the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in the East Midlands

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in the East Midlands

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in the East Midlands

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +7 14 £320 +11.30% 1
Derbyshire - 10 £500 - 1
Leicestershire - 6 £538 -
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £390 +20.00% 1
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 14 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
3 11 (26.19%) Degree
4 10 (23.81%) SDLC
5 9 (21.43%) Validation
5 9 (21.43%) Project Management
5 9 (21.43%) C
5 9 (21.43%) ITIL
5 9 (21.43%) FlexRay
6 7 (16.67%) C++
6 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.29%) UML
7 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (14.29%) C#
7 6 (14.29%) MATLAB
7 6 (14.29%) Simulink
7 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 6 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 6 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 6 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) Embedded Systems
8 5 (11.90%) Aerospace

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Simulink
2 3 (7.14%) TargetLink
3 1 (2.38%) AutoCAD
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 9 (21.43%) FlexRay
2 6 (14.29%) Unified Communications
3 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 5 (11.90%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.38%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
2 12 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Business IT Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) IT Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) IT Business Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (11.90%) IT Engineer
5 5 (11.90%) Software Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) C# Software Engineer
6 4 (9.52%) Senior IT Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.14%) Automotive Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Service Desk Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Project Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Developer
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.90%) .NET
2 4 (9.52%) .NET Framework
2 4 (9.52%) LINQ
3 3 (7.14%) WCF
3 3 (7.14%) Web Services
4 2 (4.76%) ASP.NET
4 2 (4.76%) CSS
5 1 (2.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (2.38%) CSS3
5 1 (2.38%) HTML
5 1 (2.38%) HTML5
5 1 (2.38%) Lambda Expressions
5 1 (2.38%) Node.js
5 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (7.14%) Clustering
2 3 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.76%) PMI
3 2 (4.76%) VHDL
4 1 (2.38%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.38%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (26.19%) Business Analysis
4 10 (23.81%) SDLC
5 9 (21.43%) ITIL
5 9 (21.43%) Project Management
5 9 (21.43%) Validation
6 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 6 (14.29%) Business Process Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Data Loss Prevention
7 6 (14.29%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 6 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) ITIL V3
7 6 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 6 (14.29%) UML
7 6 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (11.90%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.90%) MVC
9 4 (9.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.43%) C
2 7 (16.67%) C++
3 6 (14.29%) C#
3 6 (14.29%) MATLAB
4 5 (11.90%) Embedded C
5 3 (7.14%) SQL
6 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (26.19%) Degree
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
4 3 (7.14%) ISEB
4 3 (7.14%) Security Cleared
5 2 (4.76%) CCIE
5 2 (4.76%) CCNA
5 2 (4.76%) MCP
5 2 (4.76%) MCSE
5 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
5 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (4.76%) VCAP
6 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.38%) MCDST
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) MISRA
1 4 (9.52%) MISRA C
2 3 (7.14%) IEC 61508
2 3 (7.14%) ISO 26262
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.52%) Cisco
2 4 (9.52%) Oracle
3 3 (7.14%) SAP
4 2 (4.76%) VMware
5 1 (2.38%) EMC
5 1 (2.38%) NetApp
5 1 (2.38%) Remedy
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