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 3 months to 27 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 of England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 116 82 126
Rank change year-on-year -34 +44  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 17 50 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.73% 1.97% 0.76%
As % of the General category 2.49% 5.73% 2.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 13
Median daily rate £400 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £230 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £440 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -1.87% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 30 4
Median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.75 £29.45 £21.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.10 £41.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £39.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year -3.79% +17.91%  

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 684 872 899
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.23% 34.33% 29.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 444 501
Median daily rate £488 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £205 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 95 75
Median hourly rate £40.00 £22.25 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.77% -31.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.70 £12.80 £15.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £41.60 £42.50
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 of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England 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 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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Cambridgeshire +6 7 - - 4
Hertfordshire -7 6 £205 -40.57% 1
Essex -45 4 £425 +37.09% 6
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 27 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 of England region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 23 (38.98%) Manufacturing
2 17 (28.81%) TDD
2 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
2 17 (28.81%) IT Strategy
3 16 (27.12%) Mobile App
4 15 (25.42%) HTML
4 15 (25.42%) Pair Programming
5 14 (23.73%) Java
5 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
6 13 (22.03%) SQL
6 13 (22.03%) XML
7 12 (20.34%) JUnit
7 12 (20.34%) MVC
7 12 (20.34%) JSON
7 12 (20.34%) RESTful
8 11 (18.64%) Windows
9 10 (16.95%) C
9 10 (16.95%) OOA/OOD
9 10 (16.95%) CRM
9 10 (16.95%) OOD
9 10 (16.95%) Core Animation
9 10 (16.95%) Animation
9 10 (16.95%) GitHub
9 10 (16.95%) Push Notifications
9 10 (16.95%) Core Data
10 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
10 9 (15.25%) C++
11 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (6.78%) CMS
1 4 (6.78%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.08%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Service Bus
3 1 (1.69%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.69%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (10.17%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (3.39%) InfoPath
4 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.39%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Adobe Campaign
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.39%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.69%) JDE OneWorld
3 1 (1.69%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.69%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) GitHub
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Office 365
2 1 (1.69%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DHCP
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) SpaceWire
1 2 (3.39%) VoIP
1 2 (3.39%) WebEx
2 1 (1.69%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.47%) Big Data
1 5 (8.47%) Hadoop
2 4 (6.78%) DB2
3 1 (1.69%) Adabas
3 1 (1.69%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (22.03%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.34%) JUnit
3 7 (11.86%) Gradle
4 6 (10.17%) Xcode
5 5 (8.47%) Calabash
6 4 (6.78%) Bugzilla
7 3 (5.08%) ClearCase
7 3 (5.08%) ClearQuest
8 2 (3.39%) Android Studio
8 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
8 2 (3.39%) JIRA
8 2 (3.39%) Subversion
9 1 (1.69%) AccuRev
9 1 (1.69%) Ant
9 1 (1.69%) Cucumber
9 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
9 1 (1.69%) Maven
9 1 (1.69%) Selenium
9 1 (1.69%) SoapUI
General
1 23 (38.98%) Manufacturing
2 7 (11.86%) Finance
3 6 (10.17%) Aerospace
4 5 (8.47%) Marketing
4 5 (8.47%) Telecoms
5 3 (5.08%) Avionics
5 3 (5.08%) Electronics
5 3 (5.08%) Legal
6 2 (3.39%) Billing
6 2 (3.39%) German Language
6 2 (3.39%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (3.39%) Retail
7 1 (1.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.56%) iOS Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Project Manager
4 7 (11.86%) Android Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Embedded Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Embedded Software Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Big Data Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Data Insight Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Insight Data Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Software Validation Engineer
7 3 (5.08%) Validation Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Development Project Manager
8 2 (3.39%) IT Support
8 2 (3.39%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (25.42%) HTML
2 13 (22.03%) XML
3 12 (20.34%) JSON
3 12 (20.34%) RESTful
4 10 (16.95%) Core Animation
4 10 (16.95%) Core Data
5 8 (13.56%) Cocoa
5 8 (13.56%) iOS SDK
6 6 (10.17%) iPhone SDK
7 5 (8.47%) Android SDK
8 4 (6.78%) CSS
9 3 (5.08%) .NET
10 2 (3.39%) .NET Framework
10 2 (3.39%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.39%) REST
10 2 (3.39%) Web Services
11 1 (1.69%) Ajax
11 1 (1.69%) Java SE
11 1 (1.69%) JSR 170
11 1 (1.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 16 (27.12%) Mobile App
2 10 (16.95%) Animation
3 8 (13.56%) iPhone
4 6 (10.17%) Embedded Systems
4 6 (10.17%) Mainframe
5 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
5 3 (5.08%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.39%) Algorithms
6 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.39%) e-Learning
6 2 (3.39%) HTC Vive
6 2 (3.39%) iPad
6 2 (3.39%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.39%) PMI
6 2 (3.39%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.69%) Clustering
7 1 (1.69%) Replication
7 1 (1.69%) User Experience
7 1 (1.69%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Windows
2 8 (13.56%) Android
2 8 (13.56%) Apple iOS
2 8 (13.56%) Linux
3 5 (8.47%) Unix
4 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
4 4 (6.78%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.39%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.39%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.69%) Solaris
6 1 (1.69%) ThreadX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) IT Strategy
1 17 (28.81%) TDD
2 15 (25.42%) Pair Programming
3 14 (23.73%) Continuous Integration
4 13 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (20.34%) MVC
6 10 (16.95%) CRM
6 10 (16.95%) OOA/OOD
6 10 (16.95%) OOD
6 10 (16.95%) Push Notifications
7 9 (15.25%) Software Engineering
8 8 (13.56%) iOS Development
8 8 (13.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (11.86%) Android Development
9 7 (11.86%) Project Management
10 6 (10.17%) Analytics
11 5 (8.47%) Configuration Management
11 5 (8.47%) Customer Analytics
12 4 (6.78%) Scrum
12 4 (6.78%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (28.81%) JavaScript
2 14 (23.73%) Java
3 13 (22.03%) SQL
4 10 (16.95%) C
5 9 (15.25%) C++
6 8 (13.56%) Apple Swift
6 8 (13.56%) Objective-C
7 3 (5.08%) C#
7 3 (5.08%) Embedded C
7 3 (5.08%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.39%) Assembly Language
8 2 (3.39%) PHP
9 1 (1.69%) ANSI C
9 1 (1.69%) JCL
9 1 (1.69%) NATURAL
9 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.69%) Python
9 1 (1.69%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (11.86%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) PMP
3 2 (3.39%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.39%) ECSS
2 1 (1.69%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.69%) MISRA
2 1 (1.69%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) Cygwin
3 1 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle
2 5 (8.47%) Adobe
2 5 (8.47%) Microsoft
3 3 (5.08%) Salesforce.com
3 3 (5.08%) SAP
4 2 (3.39%) Apple
4 2 (3.39%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.39%) BMC
4 2 (3.39%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (3.39%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.69%) Google
5 1 (1.69%) IBM
5 1 (1.69%) Infor
5 1 (1.69%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.69%) VMware
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