Period
to 20 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 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 of England
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 184 167 122
Rank change year-on-year -17 -45 +19
Contract jobs citing Automotive 22 41 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.44% 0.84% 1.54%
As % of the General category 1.37% 2.55% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 17 23
East of England median daily rate £325 £320 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £166 £187 £225
90th Percentile £483 £530 £438
England median daily rate £434 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +8.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 9 40
East of England median hourly rate £55.00 £39.75 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.36% +10.42% -4.00%
10th Percentile £28.40 £29.69 £29.23
90th Percentile £75.00 £48.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £36.25 £32.50 £39.50
% change year-on-year +11.54% -17.72% +17.73%

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 the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,606 1,611 1,657
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.91% 32.95% 32.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 898 981 911
East of England median daily rate £450 £433 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.05% +2.98% +5.00%
10th Percentile £262 £263 £220
90th Percentile £595 £600 £575
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 88 102 155
East of England median hourly rate £18.32 £40.00 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.21% +29.03% -4.62%
10th Percentile £12.25 £17.28 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £50.43 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% +8.51% +2.17%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the East of England

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in the East of England

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in the East of England

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in the East of England

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in the East of England

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +5 10 £289 -35.83% 26
Essex -14 8 £463 +44.53% 19
Hertfordshire -15 3 £160 -36.00% 17
Bedfordshire - 1 £443 - 9
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) JSON
2 5 (22.73%) Android
2 5 (22.73%) RESTful
2 5 (22.73%) XML
3 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 4 (18.18%) Electronics
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
4 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
4 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
4 3 (13.64%) MVVM
4 3 (13.64%) CAN bus
4 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
4 3 (13.64%) ISEB
4 3 (13.64%) SLA
4 3 (13.64%) Java
4 3 (13.64%) C
4 3 (13.64%) JUnit
4 3 (13.64%) Calabash
4 3 (13.64%) Android SDK
4 3 (13.64%) Android Development
4 3 (13.64%) Gradle

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) OrCAD
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) GitHub
2 1 (4.55%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) DHCP
1 1 (4.55%) DNS
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) IPsec
1 1 (4.55%) NFC
1 1 (4.55%) SSL
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.55%) VLAN
1 1 (4.55%) VPN
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MariaDB
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Calabash
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Gradle
1 3 (13.64%) JUnit
2 2 (9.09%) CircleCI
2 2 (9.09%) fastlane
2 2 (9.09%) Jenkins
2 2 (9.09%) Xcode
3 1 (4.55%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
3 1 (4.55%) JIRA
3 1 (4.55%) LabVIEW
3 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (18.18%) Electronics
2 3 (13.64%) Aerospace
3 2 (9.09%) Publishing
4 1 (4.55%) Billing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Administrator
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Android Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Test Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Software Test Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Web Administrator
3 2 (9.09%) Web Content Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.55%) Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) JSON
1 5 (22.73%) RESTful
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 4 (18.18%) HTML
3 3 (13.64%) Android SDK
4 2 (9.09%) Core Animation
4 2 (9.09%) Core Data
4 2 (9.09%) CSS
4 2 (9.09%) RxSwift
5 1 (4.55%) .NET
5 1 (4.55%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.55%) Dagger
5 1 (4.55%) DirectX
5 1 (4.55%) OpenGL
5 1 (4.55%) Qt
5 1 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (4.55%) WCF
5 1 (4.55%) WinForms
5 1 (4.55%) WPF
5 1 (4.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) CAN bus
1 3 (13.64%) Driving Licence
2 2 (9.09%) Animation
3 1 (4.55%) Infotainment
3 1 (4.55%) Robotics
3 1 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
3 3 (13.64%) Embedded Linux
4 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
4 2 (9.09%) Windows
5 1 (4.55%) Mac OS X
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) MVC
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (18.18%) Scrum
3 4 (18.18%) TDD
4 3 (13.64%) Android Development
4 3 (13.64%) MVVM
4 3 (13.64%) Pair Programming
4 3 (13.64%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.64%) Test Automation
5 2 (9.09%) Content Development
5 2 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
5 2 (9.09%) OOA/OOD
5 2 (9.09%) OOD
5 2 (9.09%) Project Management
5 2 (9.09%) Push Notifications
5 2 (9.09%) Software Testing
5 2 (9.09%) System Testing
5 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
5 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 4 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 3 (13.64%) C
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
3 2 (9.09%) Python
3 2 (9.09%) R
4 1 (4.55%) C#
4 1 (4.55%) C++
4 1 (4.55%) Kotlin
4 1 (4.55%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.55%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (13.64%) ISEB
1 3 (13.64%) ISTQB
2 2 (9.09%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Master's Degree
3 1 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.55%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.64%) SLA
2 2 (9.09%) IEC 62304
3 1 (4.55%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Alteryx
1 1 (4.55%) Aruba
1 1 (4.55%) Automation Anywhere
1 1 (4.55%) Blue Prism
1 1 (4.55%) EMC
1 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.55%) NETGEAR
1 1 (4.55%) SonicWALL
1 1 (4.55%) Tableau
1 1 (4.55%) UiPath