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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
England / East of England
Rank 85 96 115
Rank change year-on-year +11 +19  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 42 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.98% 1.10% 0.64%
As % of the General category 6.80% 3.59% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 11 10
Median daily rate £275 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -35.29% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £425 £489
UK excluding London median daily rate £378 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.17% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.75 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.65% +24.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £30.96 £32.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £46.00 £32.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -7.14% +11.32%  

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 618 752 798
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 29.11% 30.57% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 395 465
Median daily rate £400 £418 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.19% -1.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 60 47
Median hourly rate £32.25 £19.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +69.73% -41.53%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £13.38 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.20 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

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 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 March 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 March 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
Essex +10 37 £275 -35.29% 3
Hertfordshire +2 4 £375 +15.38% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - - 8
Automotive
England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 31 (46.97%) Manufacturing
2 21 (31.82%) IT Strategy
3 19 (28.79%) Mobile App
4 18 (27.27%) TDD
5 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
7 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
8 14 (21.21%) Pair Programming
8 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
8 14 (21.21%) HTML
8 14 (21.21%) Java
9 13 (19.70%) XML
9 13 (19.70%) RESTful
10 12 (18.18%) JSON
10 12 (18.18%) SQL
10 12 (18.18%) JUnit
10 12 (18.18%) MVC
11 10 (15.15%) Project Management
11 10 (15.15%) Unix
11 10 (15.15%) Windows
11 10 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
11 10 (15.15%) OOD
11 10 (15.15%) Animation
11 10 (15.15%) GitHub
11 10 (15.15%) Core Animation
11 10 (15.15%) Push Notifications
11 10 (15.15%) Core Data
12 9 (13.64%) Apple Swift
12 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
12 9 (13.64%) iOS SDK

Automotive
Top Related 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 (6.06%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 3 (4.55%) CMS
3 1 (1.52%) JBoss
3 1 (1.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.52%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.52%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MS Project
2 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (4.55%) MS Office
4 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (3.03%) AutoCAD
5 2 (3.03%) InfoPath
5 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
5 2 (3.03%) Simulink
6 1 (1.52%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.03%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.52%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.52%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) VoIP
2 3 (4.55%) DNS
3 2 (3.03%) DHCP
3 2 (3.03%) Extranet
3 2 (3.03%) Firewall
3 2 (3.03%) Internet
3 2 (3.03%) LAN
3 2 (3.03%) SMS
3 2 (3.03%) WAN
3 2 (3.03%) WebEx
4 1 (1.52%) BGP
4 1 (1.52%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.52%) FTP
4 1 (1.52%) IMAP
4 1 (1.52%) IPsec
4 1 (1.52%) LDAP
4 1 (1.52%) MPLS
4 1 (1.52%) OSPF
4 1 (1.52%) PBX
4 1 (1.52%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.09%) Big Data
2 5 (7.58%) DB2
2 5 (7.58%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.52%) DataStage
3 1 (1.52%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (21.21%) Jenkins
2 12 (18.18%) JUnit
3 8 (12.12%) Gradle
4 6 (9.09%) Calabash
4 6 (9.09%) Xcode
5 3 (4.55%) Android Studio
6 2 (3.03%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.52%) Ant
7 1 (1.52%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.52%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.52%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.52%) JIRA
7 1 (1.52%) Maven
7 1 (1.52%) PVCS
7 1 (1.52%) Selenium
7 1 (1.52%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 31 (46.97%) Manufacturing
2 9 (13.64%) Finance
3 6 (9.09%) Legal
3 6 (9.09%) Marketing
4 4 (6.06%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.03%) Billing
6 1 (1.52%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (34.85%) Developer
2 14 (21.21%) Analyst
3 11 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 10 (15.15%) Business Analyst
5 9 (13.64%) iOS Developer
6 7 (10.61%) Android Developer
7 4 (6.06%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Big Data Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Data Insight Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Development Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Development Project Manager
8 3 (4.55%) Insight Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Insight Data Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Objective-C Developer
8 3 (4.55%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.55%) Software Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Agile Developer
9 2 (3.03%) IT Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.21%) HTML
2 13 (19.70%) RESTful
2 13 (19.70%) XML
3 12 (18.18%) JSON
4 10 (15.15%) Core Animation
4 10 (15.15%) Core Data
5 9 (13.64%) Cocoa
5 9 (13.64%) iOS SDK
6 6 (9.09%) iPhone SDK
7 5 (7.58%) Android SDK
8 3 (4.55%) CSS
8 3 (4.55%) REST
9 2 (3.03%) .NET
9 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.03%) J2EE
9 2 (3.03%) Web Services
10 1 (1.52%) JAX-RS
10 1 (1.52%) Laravel
10 1 (1.52%) OSGi
10 1 (1.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (28.79%) Mobile App
2 10 (15.15%) Animation
3 8 (12.12%) iPhone
4 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 5 (7.58%) Mainframe
6 3 (4.55%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (4.55%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.03%) e-Learning
7 2 (3.03%) HTC Vive
7 2 (3.03%) iPad
7 2 (3.03%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (3.03%) Social Media
7 2 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.03%) Virtual Team
8 1 (1.52%) Clustering
8 1 (1.52%) Cyber Attack
8 1 (1.52%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (1.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.52%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (15.15%) Unix
1 10 (15.15%) Windows
2 9 (13.64%) Apple iOS
3 8 (12.12%) Android
3 8 (12.12%) Linux
4 4 (6.06%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.03%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.52%) Solaris
6 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.82%) IT Strategy
2 18 (27.27%) TDD
3 17 (25.76%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (21.21%) Pair Programming
6 12 (18.18%) MVC
7 10 (15.15%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (15.15%) OOD
7 10 (15.15%) Project Management
7 10 (15.15%) Push Notifications
8 9 (13.64%) CRM
8 9 (13.64%) iOS Development
9 8 (12.12%) PRINCE2
9 8 (12.12%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (10.61%) Analytics
10 7 (10.61%) Android Development
11 6 (9.09%) B2C
11 6 (9.09%) Scrum
12 5 (7.58%) Customer Analytics
12 5 (7.58%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (24.24%) JavaScript
2 14 (21.21%) Java
3 12 (18.18%) SQL
4 9 (13.64%) Apple Swift
4 9 (13.64%) C++
4 9 (13.64%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.06%) MATLAB
6 2 (3.03%) C
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
6 2 (3.03%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.03%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.52%) Go
7 1 (1.52%) Python
7 1 (1.52%) Ruby
7 1 (1.52%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (7.58%) PMP
2 3 (4.55%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.52%) CISM
4 1 (1.52%) CISSP
4 1 (1.52%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) PMO
2 1 (1.52%) DO-178B
2 1 (1.52%) MISRA
System Software
1 5 (7.58%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) Ansible
2 1 (1.52%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 9 (13.64%) Oracle
2 5 (7.58%) Adobe
3 3 (4.55%) VMware
4 2 (3.03%) Apple
4 2 (3.03%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.03%) BMC
4 2 (3.03%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.03%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.52%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco
5 1 (1.52%) EMC
5 1 (1.52%) Google
5 1 (1.52%) IBM
5 1 (1.52%) SAP
5 1 (1.52%) Sun
5 1 (1.52%) Teradata
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