Period
to 8 December 2021

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 8 December 2021 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
8 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 116 77 143
Rank change year-on-year -39 +66 +51
Contract jobs citing Automotive 25 16 27
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.97% 1.19% 0.71%
As % of the General category 1.80% 2.55% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 5
10th Percentile £489 £314 £240
25th Percentile " £316 "
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £332 £300
Median % change year-on-year +50.83% +10.50% -35.83%
75th Percentile " £360 £350
90th Percentile £545 £369 £388
England median daily rate £450 £450 £424
% change year-on-year - +6.19% -0.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 14 14
10th Percentile " £43.25 £13.76
25th Percentile £36.00 " £14.78
Median hourly rate £39.50 £45.00 £16.25
Median % change year-on-year -12.22% +176.92% -65.05%
75th Percentile £56.00 " £44.50
90th Percentile £57.56 £47.50 £53.75
England median hourly rate £36.00 £45.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% -5.26% +18.75%

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 1,387 628 1,854
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.89% 46.76% 49.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 344 1,095
10th Percentile £138 £175 £193
25th Percentile £285 £285 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.86%
75th Percentile £540 £500 £525
90th Percentile £630 £575 £600
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 303 94 149
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.75
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £29.75 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -54.62% +80.30% -2.94%
75th Percentile £21.00 £47.44 £33.00
90th Percentile £48.95 £50.00 £49.00
England median hourly rate £19.20 £23.59 £18.70
% change year-on-year -18.61% +26.15% +2.28%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Automotive as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Automotive in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for Automotive in the East of England

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Automotive in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for Automotive in the East of England

Automotive
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Automotive in the East of England over the 6 months to 8 December 2021.

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 8 December 2021. 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 -18 16 £500 - 9
Essex -17 6 £500 - 11
Cambridgeshire -22 2 - - 35
Norfolk - 1 - - 3
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 8 December 2021, 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 14 (56.00%) Aerospace
2 13 (52.00%) Manufacturing
3 12 (48.00%) Social Skills
4 8 (32.00%) Java
5 7 (28.00%) SQL
5 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (28.00%) JIRA
5 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
5 7 (28.00%) Microservices
6 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
6 6 (24.00%) CAD
7 5 (20.00%) Military
7 5 (20.00%) CATIA
7 5 (20.00%) PDM
7 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 5 (20.00%) Spring
7 5 (20.00%) Data Extraction
7 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
8 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
8 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
8 4 (16.00%) Maven
8 4 (16.00%) Data Management
8 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
9 3 (12.00%) Java 8
9 3 (12.00%) Critical Thinking
9 3 (12.00%) Finance
9 3 (12.00%) Degree
9 3 (12.00%) Validation
9 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel

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 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) CATIA
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (4.00%) Simulink
3 1 (4.00%) Stateflow
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft 365
1 1 (4.00%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) DNS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Git (software)
1 7 (28.00%) JIRA
2 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
2 4 (16.00%) Maven
3 2 (8.00%) IntelliJ
4 1 (4.00%) Checkstyle
4 1 (4.00%) Ranorex
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 14 (56.00%) Aerospace
2 13 (52.00%) Manufacturing
3 12 (48.00%) Social Skills
4 5 (20.00%) Military
5 3 (12.00%) Finance
5 3 (12.00%) French Language
5 3 (12.00%) German Language
6 2 (8.00%) Avionics
6 2 (8.00%) Electronics
7 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) CAD Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Java Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Process Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared Java Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Project Controller
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Project Controller
5 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Product Manager
5 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Spring
1 5 (20.00%) Spring Boot
2 1 (4.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.00%) J2SE
2 1 (4.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Life Science
1 2 (8.00%) Renewable Energy
2 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (28.00%) Microservices
2 6 (24.00%) CAD
3 5 (20.00%) Data Extraction
3 5 (20.00%) PDM
3 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 4 (16.00%) Data Management
4 4 (16.00%) Decision-Making
5 3 (12.00%) Business Forecasting
5 3 (12.00%) Critical Thinking
5 3 (12.00%) Process Improvement
5 3 (12.00%) Validation
6 2 (8.00%) Content Development
6 2 (8.00%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (8.00%) Data Engineering
6 2 (8.00%) OO
6 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum
6 2 (8.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) Java
2 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 3 (12.00%) Java 8
4 1 (4.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) C#
4 1 (4.00%) Java 11
4 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
4 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (12.00%) Degree
3 2 (8.00%) CEH
3 2 (8.00%) CISM
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) CA Agile Central
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle
3 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.00%) Siemens