Period
to 19 October 2019

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 October 2019 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 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 153 189 175
Rank change year-on-year +36 -14 -55
Contract jobs citing Automotive 29 20 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.73% 0.39% 0.71%
As % of the General category 2.17% 1.08% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 12 18
East of England median daily rate £325 £446 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.17% +39.45% +21.90%
10th Percentile £250 £284 £192
90th Percentile £381 £488 £519
England median daily rate £423 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -0.47% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 7
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £45.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.84% +40.00% -9.72%
10th Percentile £14.38 £18.95 £28.73
90th Percentile £53.75 £59.65 £44.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year +6.25% +21.21% -9.59%

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 1,337 1,853 1,918
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.63% 36.30% 37.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 756 1,061 1,153
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £222 £251 £258
90th Percentile £600 £595 £595
England median daily rate £495 £475 £469
% change year-on-year +4.21% +1.28% +4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 97 131
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.43% -55.13% +25.81%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £14.40
90th Percentile £48.90 £48.45 £50.78
England median hourly rate £22.00 £21.76 £22.50
% change year-on-year +1.10% -3.29% +9.76%

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019.

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 October 2019. 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 +19 18 £350 - 8
Bedfordshire +13 4 £300 -32.20% 4
Norfolk - 4 - - 3
Cambridgeshire -14 2 £400 +30.61% 23
Essex +30 1 - - 16
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 2019, 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 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (37.93%) Driving Licence
4 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
5 8 (27.59%) AS400
5 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
5 8 (27.59%) SLA
6 6 (20.69%) VPN
6 6 (20.69%) OpenView
6 6 (20.69%) HP
6 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
6 6 (20.69%) Internet
6 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
6 6 (20.69%) OVSD
6 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 6 (20.69%) Android
6 6 (20.69%) iPhone
7 5 (17.24%) Migration
8 4 (13.79%) Workflow
8 4 (13.79%) CATIA
8 4 (13.79%) e-Learning
8 4 (13.79%) PLM
8 4 (13.79%) Teamcenter
8 4 (13.79%) Requirements Management
8 4 (13.79%) Use Case
8 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
8 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
8 4 (13.79%) CAD
8 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling

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 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (13.79%) CATIA
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (13.79%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (27.59%) TCP/IP
2 6 (20.69%) Internet
2 6 (20.69%) VPN
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
3 2 (6.90%) NAS
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
4 1 (3.45%) Wireless
General
1 2 (6.90%) Law
2 1 (3.45%) Electronics
2 1 (3.45%) Finance
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Deskside Support
1 10 (34.48%) Desktop Support
2 6 (20.69%) Analyst
3 4 (13.79%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (6.90%) Designer
5 2 (6.90%) Deskside Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Deskside Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (6.90%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) UX Designer
6 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.45%) Coordinator
6 1 (3.45%) Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support
6 1 (3.45%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) CSS3
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) HTML5
1 1 (3.45%) Next.js
1 1 (3.45%) Sass
1 1 (3.45%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (37.93%) Driving Licence
2 8 (27.59%) AS400
3 6 (20.69%) Blackberry
3 6 (20.69%) iPhone
4 4 (13.79%) e-Learning
5 2 (6.90%) User Experience
6 1 (3.45%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 9 (31.03%) Windows 7
3 6 (20.69%) Android
3 6 (20.69%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.24%) Migration
2 4 (13.79%) CAD
2 4 (13.79%) Data Migration
2 4 (13.79%) Data Modelling
2 4 (13.79%) PLM
2 4 (13.79%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (13.79%) Process Improvement
2 4 (13.79%) Requirements Management
2 4 (13.79%) Test Scripting
2 4 (13.79%) Test Strategy
2 4 (13.79%) Use Case
2 4 (13.79%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (13.79%) Workflow
3 2 (6.90%) Analytics
3 2 (6.90%) Change Management
3 2 (6.90%) Preventative Maintenance
3 2 (6.90%) Project Management
4 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.45%) DevOps
4 1 (3.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (10.34%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) OpenView
1 6 (20.69%) OVSD
2 2 (6.90%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) HP
1 6 (20.69%) VMware
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.90%) Extreme Networks
3 2 (6.90%) Nimble Storage
3 2 (6.90%) SonicWALL
4 1 (3.45%) Sophos