Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 November 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.

Automotive
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 167 145 123
Rank change year-on-year -22 -22 +22
Contract jobs citing Automotive 37 51 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 1.05% 1.54%
As % of the General category 2.04% 3.33% 4.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 25
East of England median daily rate £320 £263 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.90% -12.50% -7.69%
10th Percentile £247 £225 £227
90th Percentile £523 £375 £398
England median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +8.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 21 23
East of England median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £27.96 £31.00 £26.50
90th Percentile £39.90 £46.00 £44.90
England median hourly rate £31.31 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -13.03% -4.00% +17.19%

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 1810 1533 1875
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 35.29% 31.47% 31.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1041 906 956
East of England median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% -
10th Percentile £263 £208 £218
90th Percentile £599 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 121 194
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +23.08% +25.00% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.75 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £43.75 £44.28
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.44 £25.00
% change year-on-year +4.34% -2.24% +13.64%

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 25 November 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 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 25 November 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 6 months to 25 November 2017. 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
Essex -37 18 £320 -1.54% 3
Hertfordshire +7 15 £588 +161.11% 3
Cambridgeshire -10 4 £450 - 13
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
1 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 13 (35.14%) TDD
3 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
4 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
4 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
5 10 (27.03%) SQL
5 10 (27.03%) Linux
6 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (21.62%) Web Services
7 8 (21.62%) Java
7 8 (21.62%) Oracle
7 8 (21.62%) Finance
8 7 (18.92%) Maven
8 7 (18.92%) XML
8 7 (18.92%) SOAP
8 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
8 7 (18.92%) Ajax
8 7 (18.92%) REST
8 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
8 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (16.22%) JAX-RS
9 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
9 6 (16.22%) Coaching
9 6 (16.22%) Gradle
9 6 (16.22%) HTML5
9 6 (16.22%) Marketing
9 6 (16.22%) JAX-WS

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 11 (29.73%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.92%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.51%) WebLogic
4 3 (8.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (5.41%) CMS
6 1 (2.70%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (2.70%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.70%) AutoCAD
2 1 (2.70%) CATIA
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Pro/ENGINEER
2 1 (2.70%) PTC Creo
2 1 (2.70%) Siemens NX
2 1 (2.70%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) GitHub
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.70%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 1 (2.70%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.70%) CloudFront
3 1 (2.70%) Force.com
3 1 (2.70%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.70%) Heroku
3 1 (2.70%) npm
3 1 (2.70%) Route 53
3 1 (2.70%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) SpaceWire
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) SQL Server
2 5 (13.51%) RDBMS
2 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (2.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.70%) MS Access
4 1 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (18.92%) Jenkins
1 7 (18.92%) Maven
2 6 (16.22%) Gradle
2 6 (16.22%) JUnit
3 5 (13.51%) Ant
3 5 (13.51%) JIRA
3 5 (13.51%) JMeter
3 5 (13.51%) SoapUI
4 4 (10.81%) Subversion
5 3 (8.11%) Bugzilla
5 3 (8.11%) ClearCase
5 3 (8.11%) ClearQuest
6 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
6 2 (5.41%) Mocha
7 1 (2.70%) AccuRev
7 1 (2.70%) CANoe
7 1 (2.70%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.70%) Grunt
7 1 (2.70%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (2.70%) webpack
General
1 8 (21.62%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Marketing
3 3 (8.11%) Avionics
3 3 (8.11%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Publishing
5 1 (2.70%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.70%) Legal
5 1 (2.70%) Local Government
5 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Developer
3 5 (13.51%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (13.51%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (10.81%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Java Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Validation Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Validation Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Salesforce Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Salesforce Solution Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Scrum Master
6 2 (5.41%) Service Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Services Delivery Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
2 12 (32.43%) AngularJS
2 12 (32.43%) CSS
3 8 (21.62%) Web Services
4 7 (18.92%) Ajax
4 7 (18.92%) REST
4 7 (18.92%) SOAP
4 7 (18.92%) XML
5 6 (16.22%) .NET
5 6 (16.22%) HTML5
5 6 (16.22%) JAX-RS
5 6 (16.22%) JAX-WS
5 6 (16.22%) JPA
5 6 (16.22%) Struts
6 5 (13.51%) J2EE
6 5 (13.51%) Java EE
6 5 (13.51%) JAXB
6 5 (13.51%) JSF
6 5 (13.51%) JSP
6 5 (13.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.41%) Data Structures
3 2 (5.41%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) Windows
3 2 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Unix
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Android
4 1 (2.70%) OpenVMS
4 1 (2.70%) VMS
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (40.54%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (35.14%) TDD
3 9 (24.32%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (18.92%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (16.22%) Coaching
5 6 (16.22%) Mentoring
5 6 (16.22%) OO
5 6 (16.22%) UML
6 5 (13.51%) Code Coverage
6 5 (13.51%) Load Testing
6 5 (13.51%) OOA/OOD
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) Software Engineering
6 5 (13.51%) Web Development
7 4 (10.81%) BDD
7 4 (10.81%) Validation
8 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
9 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 15 (40.54%) JavaScript
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 8 (21.62%) Java
4 5 (13.51%) C#
5 3 (8.11%) C
5 3 (8.11%) C++
6 2 (5.41%) Apex Code
6 2 (5.41%) MATLAB
6 2 (5.41%) Ruby
7 1 (2.70%) ANSI C
7 1 (2.70%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.70%) ES6
7 1 (2.70%) GraphQL
7 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 1 (2.70%) Python
7 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
7 1 (2.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 1 (2.70%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PMP
2 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ECSS
1 2 (5.41%) SLA
2 1 (2.70%) DO-178B
2 1 (2.70%) MISRA
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Cygwin
Vendors
1 8 (21.62%) Oracle
2 5 (13.51%) CA
2 5 (13.51%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (10.81%) Adobe
4 2 (5.41%) IBM
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) Siemens
5 1 (2.70%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Omniture