Period
to 19 February 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 19 February 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
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 163 115 104
Rank change year-on-year -48 -11 +52
Contract jobs citing Automotive 32 65 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.69% 1.48% 1.73%
As % of the General category 1.90% 4.89% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 37 22
East of England median daily rate £390 £275 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.82% -8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £265 £240 £240
90th Percentile £475 £393 £400
England median daily rate £438 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +9.38% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 22
East of England median hourly rate £36.25 £36.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.69% -10.00% -5.88%
10th Percentile £33.40 £35.00 £27.88
90th Percentile £46.48 £44.70 £45.97
England median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year +12.90% -13.29% +13.49%

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 1,682 1,329 1,617
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 36.11% 30.18% 31.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 933 821 873
East of England median daily rate £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.25% -0.12%
10th Percentile £263 £213 £225
90th Percentile £600 £543 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 136 98 158
East of England median hourly rate £36.75 £24.69 £26.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.86% -6.40% +25.60%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.32 £12.89
90th Percentile £50.27 £43.93 £46.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year - -5.66% +16.79%

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 19 February 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 19 February 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 19 February 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
Hertfordshire +1 14 £450 +71.43% 14
Essex -42 9 £315 +14.55% 32
Cambridgeshire -12 6 £450 - 27
Bedfordshire -11 2 £443 - 11
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) TDD
3 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (21.88%) Adobe
5 6 (18.75%) Data Management
5 6 (18.75%) BDD
6 5 (15.63%) Scrum
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Aerospace
7 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 4 (12.50%) Change Management
7 4 (12.50%) Electronics
7 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
7 4 (12.50%) Java
7 4 (12.50%) SQL
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (12.50%) HNC
7 4 (12.50%) FTP
7 4 (12.50%) Military
7 4 (12.50%) PDM
7 4 (12.50%) Windchill
7 4 (12.50%) Teamcenter
7 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.50%) Ruby
7 4 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (12.50%) Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) French Language
7 4 (12.50%) German Language
7 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS

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 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.13%) CMS
3 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (12.50%) Windchill
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (12.50%) GitHub
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon S3
2 1 (3.13%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
2 1 (3.13%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (3.13%) AWS Lambda
2 1 (3.13%) CloudFront
2 1 (3.13%) Force.com
2 1 (3.13%) Heroku
2 1 (3.13%) Route 53
2 1 (3.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) Bluetooth
2 1 (3.13%) Ethernet
2 1 (3.13%) FlexRay
2 1 (3.13%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Mocha
2 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (6.25%) Subversion
3 1 (3.13%) AccuRev
3 1 (3.13%) CANoe
3 1 (3.13%) Eclipse
3 1 (3.13%) Gradle
3 1 (3.13%) JIRA
3 1 (3.13%) JUnit
3 1 (3.13%) Maven
3 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (3.13%) Selenium
3 1 (3.13%) webpack
General
1 5 (15.63%) Aerospace
2 4 (12.50%) Electronics
2 4 (12.50%) French Language
2 4 (12.50%) German Language
2 4 (12.50%) Manufacturing
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Military
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Law
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Java Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (6.25%) .NET Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Design Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Salesforce Solution Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum Master
4 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Technical Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Coordinator
5 1 (3.13%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 4 (12.50%) Node.js
1 4 (12.50%) React
1 4 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (9.38%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) Chai
2 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
2 3 (9.38%) REST
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.25%) jQuery
3 2 (6.25%) RESTful
3 2 (6.25%) SOAP
3 2 (6.25%) Spring
3 2 (6.25%) Visualforce
3 2 (6.25%) Web Services
4 1 (3.13%) JPA
4 1 (3.13%) WCF
4 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 2 (6.25%) Infotainment
1 2 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.13%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (3.13%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Unix
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (28.13%) TDD
3 6 (18.75%) BDD
3 6 (18.75%) Data Management
4 5 (15.63%) Project Management
4 5 (15.63%) Scrum
5 4 (12.50%) Change Management
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.50%) DevOps
5 4 (12.50%) PDM
5 4 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 3 (9.38%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (9.38%) Web Development
7 2 (6.25%) Coaching
7 2 (6.25%) E-Commerce
7 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 2 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.25%) Telematics
7 2 (6.25%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) Ruby
2 4 (12.50%) SQL
3 3 (9.38%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) Python
4 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 2 (6.25%) C++
5 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) C
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.13%) Embedded C++
5 1 (3.13%) ES6
5 1 (3.13%) GraphQL
5 1 (3.13%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) HNC
2 2 (6.25%) PMI Certification
2 2 (6.25%) PMP
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) MISRA
1 1 (3.13%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (21.88%) Adobe
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.25%) EMC
3 2 (6.25%) IBM
3 2 (6.25%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle