Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 122 112
Rank change year-on-year -32 -10 +51
Contract jobs citing Automotive 41 69 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.93% 1.60% 1.59%
As % of the General category 2.71% 5.21% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 40 25
East of England median daily rate £290 £275 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.45% -20.98% -0.57%
10th Percentile £155 £225 £241
90th Percentile £475 £426 £438
England median daily rate £450 £383 £413
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 30
East of England median hourly rate £36.25 £36.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.69% +2.86% +6.06%
10th Percentile £27.93 £30.80 £28.39
90th Percentile £71.25 £49.32 £46.00
England median hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.50
% change year-on-year +13.85% -8.45% +12.91%

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 1,511 1,325 1,602
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.31% 30.74% 32.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 835 838 844
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £225 £250
90th Percentile £600 £575 £600
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 97 139
East of England median hourly rate £21.21 £31.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.60% +37.78% -30.77%
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.33 £14.00
90th Percentile £45.25 £47.00 £46.00
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year +7.10% -6.82% +19.24%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +7 18 £218 -13.00% 5
Cambridgeshire +5 13 £288 - 17
Essex -33 6 £475 +72.73% 25
Bedfordshire -5 3 £443 - 7
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) TDD
3 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
4 9 (21.95%) Electronics
5 7 (17.07%) Project Management
5 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
5 7 (17.07%) Data Management
5 7 (17.07%) BDD
6 6 (14.63%) Python
6 6 (14.63%) Aerospace
6 6 (14.63%) GitHub
7 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
7 5 (12.20%) Scrum
7 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
7 5 (12.20%) HTML
7 5 (12.20%) Degree
8 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
8 4 (9.76%) Ruby
8 4 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
8 4 (9.76%) PDM
8 4 (9.76%) Windchill
8 4 (9.76%) Teamcenter
8 4 (9.76%) Mocha
8 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
8 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (9.76%) French Language
8 4 (9.76%) German Language
8 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
8 4 (9.76%) Java

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 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.44%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (9.76%) Windchill
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (2.44%) OrCAD
4 1 (2.44%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) GitHub
2 4 (9.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.44%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.44%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.44%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.44%) Heroku
3 1 (2.44%) Route 53
3 1 (2.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.76%) FTP
2 2 (4.88%) FlexRay
3 1 (2.44%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) NFC
3 1 (2.44%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.44%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.44%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.44%) MySQL
2 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
1 4 (9.76%) Mocha
2 3 (7.32%) Gradle
2 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.88%) Calabash
3 2 (4.88%) JUnit
3 2 (4.88%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) Selenium
4 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 9 (21.95%) Electronics
2 6 (14.63%) Aerospace
3 5 (12.20%) Manufacturing
4 4 (9.76%) French Language
4 4 (9.76%) German Language
4 4 (9.76%) Military
5 3 (7.32%) Publishing
6 1 (2.44%) Finance
6 1 (2.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Developer
2 4 (9.76%) Configuration Manager
2 4 (9.76%) Electronics Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Analyst
3 3 (7.32%) Android Developer
3 3 (7.32%) Design Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Hardware Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (7.32%) Test Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Data Scientist
4 2 (4.88%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (4.88%) Electronics Design Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 2 (4.88%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Scrum Master
4 2 (4.88%) Web Content Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) HTML
2 4 (9.76%) Node.js
2 4 (9.76%) React
2 4 (9.76%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (7.32%) Chai
3 3 (7.32%) CSS
3 3 (7.32%) RESTful
4 2 (4.88%) Android SDK
4 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.88%) Core Animation
4 2 (4.88%) Core Data
4 2 (4.88%) JSON
4 2 (4.88%) XML
5 1 (2.44%) Apollo GraphQL
5 1 (2.44%) Dagger
5 1 (2.44%) GraphQL
5 1 (2.44%) REST
5 1 (2.44%) Retrofit
5 1 (2.44%) RxJava
5 1 (2.44%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.32%) CAN bus
1 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
1 3 (7.32%) Infotainment
2 2 (4.88%) Animation
2 2 (4.88%) User Experience
3 1 (2.44%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (2.44%) Fintech
3 1 (2.44%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.32%) Android
1 3 (7.32%) Embedded Linux
1 3 (7.32%) Linux
2 1 (2.44%) Windows
2 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (26.83%) TDD
3 7 (17.07%) BDD
3 7 (17.07%) Data Management
3 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Scrum
5 4 (9.76%) Change Management
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) DevOps
5 4 (9.76%) PDM
5 4 (9.76%) Software Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) Test Automation
6 3 (7.32%) Android Development
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.32%) Pair Programming
6 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Project Governance
6 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (7.32%) Telematics
6 3 (7.32%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 10 (24.39%) JavaScript
2 6 (14.63%) Python
3 4 (9.76%) Java
3 4 (9.76%) Ruby
4 3 (7.32%) MATLAB
4 3 (7.32%) R
5 2 (4.88%) SQL
6 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.44%) C
6 1 (2.44%) C#
6 1 (2.44%) C++
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded C++
6 1 (2.44%) ES6
6 1 (2.44%) Kotlin
6 1 (2.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 4 (9.76%) HNC
3 3 (7.32%) ISEB
3 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
3 3 (7.32%) Master's Degree
3 3 (7.32%) PMI Certification
3 3 (7.32%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) MISRA
2 1 (2.44%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (2.44%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.76%) Adobe
2 4 (9.76%) EMC
3 1 (2.44%) Alteryx
3 1 (2.44%) Automation Anywhere
3 1 (2.44%) Blue Prism
3 1 (2.44%) IBM
3 1 (2.44%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (2.44%) Tableau