The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 26 June 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
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 410 400 366
Rank change year-on-year -10 -34  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 181 234 288
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.07% 1.32% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 117 151
Median daily rate £386 £409 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +5.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -0.93% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 53 36
Median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £25.00 £19.86
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £54.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year +4.10% +5.79%  

Automotive is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 16917 17736 19911
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 39.19% 36.39% 39.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11185 12078 13098
Median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 377 431 495
Median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.63
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Automotive as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in England

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Automotive in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in England

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in England

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in England

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in England

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +7 61 £413 +19.56% 15
East Midlands +13 33 £340 +4.61% 4
South East +20 24 £370 -9.48% 27
London -22 17 £369 -11.94% 27
East of England -35 17 £400 +29.03% 8
North West - 11 £305 - 10
Yorkshire +31 6 £400 - 3
North East - 6 - - 1
South West 0 5 £400 -11.11% 3
Midlands +1 1 £180 -64.00% 19
Automotive
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 England region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 86 (22.75%) Manufacturing
2 73 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (15.87%) Project Management
4 59 (15.61%) Degree
5 48 (12.70%) Software Engineering
5 48 (12.70%) Microsoft
6 47 (12.43%) JavaScript
6 47 (12.43%) SQL
7 44 (11.64%) Finance
8 42 (11.11%) HTML
9 39 (10.32%) .NET
10 38 (10.05%) C
11 37 (9.79%) C#
12 34 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
13 33 (8.73%) MVC
14 31 (8.20%) C++
15 30 (7.94%) SAP
16 29 (7.67%) ITIL
16 29 (7.67%) PRINCE2
17 28 (7.41%) CSS
17 28 (7.41%) CRM
18 27 (7.14%) TDD
19 26 (6.88%) Marketing
19 26 (6.88%) Java
19 26 (6.88%) User Experience
20 25 (6.61%) IT Strategy
21 23 (6.08%) User Acceptance Testing
21 23 (6.08%) Retail
21 23 (6.08%) Business Analysis
22 22 (5.82%) SQL Server

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 13 (3.44%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.12%) CMS
3 4 (1.06%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (0.79%) Drupal
4 3 (0.79%) IIS
4 3 (0.79%) ThingWorx
5 2 (0.53%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.26%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (0.26%) TPMS
6 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.26%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) WinCC
Applications
1 17 (4.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (4.23%) Simulink
3 11 (2.91%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (2.12%) Microsoft Project
4 8 (2.12%) TargetLink
5 7 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 6 (1.59%) MS Visio
7 4 (1.06%) CATIA
8 3 (0.79%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.79%) Stateflow
9 2 (0.53%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.53%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.26%) 3ds Max
10 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.26%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.26%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.26%) Maya
10 1 (0.26%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.06%) SAP CRM
2 4 (1.06%) SAP HR
2 4 (1.06%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.79%) Adobe Campaign
3 3 (0.79%) Primavera
4 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.53%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.26%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.26%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.26%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.26%) SAP QM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.26%) StreamServe
5 1 (0.26%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.65%) GitHub
2 5 (1.32%) Google Analytics
2 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.53%) G Suite
3 2 (0.53%) Office 365
3 2 (0.53%) SaaS
4 1 (0.26%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.26%) OneDrive
4 1 (0.26%) Slack
4 1 (0.26%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.76%) FlexRay
2 15 (3.97%) Internet
3 7 (1.85%) Ethernet
3 7 (1.85%) Unified Communications
4 6 (1.59%) Intranet
4 6 (1.59%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.06%) Wireless
6 3 (0.79%) LAN
6 3 (0.79%) Network Security
7 2 (0.53%) DHCP
7 2 (0.53%) DNS
7 2 (0.53%) Firewall
7 2 (0.53%) SMS
7 2 (0.53%) SpaceWire
7 2 (0.53%) VoIP
7 2 (0.53%) WAN
7 2 (0.53%) WebEx
8 1 (0.26%) RS-232
8 1 (0.26%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.82%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.12%) Relational Database
3 7 (1.85%) Big Data
4 6 (1.59%) RDBMS
5 5 (1.32%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.06%) DB2
6 4 (1.06%) GIS
6 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.79%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.53%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.53%) MOLAP
8 2 (0.53%) MySQL
8 2 (0.53%) OLAP
8 2 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (3.70%) Jenkins
2 12 (3.17%) JUnit
3 9 (2.38%) JIRA
4 7 (1.85%) Gradle
4 7 (1.85%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.59%) Selenium
5 6 (1.59%) Xcode
6 5 (1.32%) Calabash
6 5 (1.32%) Git (software)
6 5 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
6 5 (1.32%) Rational Rhapsody
6 5 (1.32%) Robot Framework
7 4 (1.06%) Bugzilla
7 4 (1.06%) Eclipse
7 4 (1.06%) Subversion
7 4 (1.06%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.06%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.79%) ClearCase
8 3 (0.79%) ClearQuest
9 2 (0.53%) LabVIEW
General
1 86 (22.75%) Manufacturing
2 44 (11.64%) Finance
3 26 (6.88%) Marketing
4 23 (6.08%) Retail
5 22 (5.82%) Aerospace
6 15 (3.97%) Electronics
7 14 (3.70%) Advertising
8 8 (2.12%) German Language
9 7 (1.85%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.59%) Legal
11 4 (1.06%) Banking
11 4 (1.06%) French Language
12 3 (0.79%) Avionics
12 3 (0.79%) Games
13 2 (0.53%) Billing
13 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.53%) Publishing
13 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (19.84%) Analyst
2 73 (19.31%) Developer
3 44 (11.64%) Project Manager
4 40 (10.58%) Software Engineer
5 38 (10.05%) Business Analyst
6 20 (5.29%) Architect
7 14 (3.70%) .NET Developer
8 13 (3.44%) Embedded Engineer
9 12 (3.17%) IT Analyst
9 12 (3.17%) Technical Analyst
9 12 (3.17%) Technical Support
10 11 (2.91%) Embedded Software Engineer
10 11 (2.91%) SQL Analyst
11 10 (2.65%) Business IT Analyst
11 10 (2.65%) IT Business Analyst
11 10 (2.65%) SQL Support Analyst
11 10 (2.65%) Support Analyst
11 10 (2.65%) Technical Support Analyst
12 9 (2.38%) C# Developer
12 9 (2.38%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (11.11%) HTML
2 39 (10.32%) .NET
3 28 (7.41%) CSS
4 19 (5.03%) ASP.NET
4 19 (5.03%) XML
5 16 (4.23%) RESTful
6 14 (3.70%) jQuery
7 13 (3.44%) HTML5
7 13 (3.44%) Web Services
8 12 (3.17%) JSON
9 10 (2.65%) .NET Framework
9 10 (2.65%) Core Animation
9 10 (2.65%) Core Data
10 9 (2.38%) AngularJS
11 8 (2.12%) Ajax
11 8 (2.12%) Cocoa
11 8 (2.12%) CSS3
11 8 (2.12%) iOS SDK
11 8 (2.12%) WCF
12 6 (1.59%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 26 (6.88%) User Experience
2 21 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (5.03%) Mobile App
4 17 (4.50%) Embedded Systems
5 13 (3.44%) PMI
6 11 (2.91%) Animation
6 11 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.38%) Computer Science
7 9 (2.38%) Infotainment
8 8 (2.12%) iPhone
8 8 (2.12%) Mainframe
9 7 (1.85%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.32%) Clustering
11 4 (1.06%) Robotics
11 4 (1.06%) SCADA
11 4 (1.06%) Virtual Team
12 3 (0.79%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.79%) e-Learning
12 3 (0.79%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 19 (5.03%) Windows
2 12 (3.17%) Linux
3 9 (2.38%) Android
4 8 (2.12%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.32%) Unix
6 4 (1.06%) Windows 7
6 4 (1.06%) Windows Vista
7 3 (0.79%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.26%) OS/400
9 1 (0.26%) Solaris
9 1 (0.26%) ThreadX
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (19.31%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (15.87%) Project Management
3 48 (12.70%) Software Engineering
4 34 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
5 33 (8.73%) MVC
6 29 (7.67%) ITIL
6 29 (7.67%) PRINCE2
7 28 (7.41%) CRM
8 27 (7.14%) TDD
9 25 (6.61%) IT Strategy
10 23 (6.08%) Business Analysis
10 23 (6.08%) User Acceptance Testing
11 22 (5.82%) Scrum
12 21 (5.56%) Analytics
12 21 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
13 20 (5.29%) Validation
14 17 (4.50%) ERP
15 16 (4.23%) SDLC
16 15 (3.97%) Pair Programming
16 15 (3.97%) UML
Programming Languages
1 47 (12.43%) JavaScript
1 47 (12.43%) SQL
2 38 (10.05%) C
3 37 (9.79%) C#
4 31 (8.20%) C++
5 26 (6.88%) Java
6 19 (5.03%) Embedded C
7 17 (4.50%) MATLAB
8 11 (2.91%) Python
9 9 (2.38%) VB.NET
10 8 (2.12%) Apple Swift
10 8 (2.12%) Objective-C
11 7 (1.85%) VBA
12 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
13 5 (1.32%) PHP
14 4 (1.06%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.06%) TypeScript
15 3 (0.79%) Assembly Language
15 3 (0.79%) Embedded C++
16 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 59 (15.61%) Degree
2 13 (3.44%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.85%) PMP
3 7 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.59%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.32%) ISEB
5 5 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (0.79%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.53%) CCIE
8 2 (0.53%) CCNA
8 2 (0.53%) CISM
8 2 (0.53%) CISSP
8 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
8 2 (0.53%) MCP
8 2 (0.53%) MCSE
8 2 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 2 (0.53%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.23%) MISRA
2 14 (3.70%) ISO 26262
3 8 (2.12%) QA
4 6 (1.59%) IEC 61508
4 6 (1.59%) MISRA C
4 6 (1.59%) PMO
5 3 (0.79%) SLA
6 2 (0.53%) COBIT
6 2 (0.53%) ECSS
7 1 (0.26%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.26%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.26%) GCP
7 1 (0.26%) IEC 62304
7 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (1.32%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.79%) Cygwin
2 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.26%) BitLocker
3 1 (0.26%) Firmware
3 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.53%) SCCM
2 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.26%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 48 (12.70%) Microsoft
2 30 (7.94%) SAP
3 18 (4.76%) Oracle
4 14 (3.70%) Google
5 10 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.85%) Adobe
7 6 (1.59%) Cisco
8 5 (1.32%) Coremetrics
9 4 (1.06%) EMC
9 4 (1.06%) Tableau
9 4 (1.06%) Workday
10 3 (0.79%) Autodesk
10 3 (0.79%) Twitter
10 3 (0.79%) VMware
11 2 (0.53%) Apple
11 2 (0.53%) BMC
11 2 (0.53%) HP
11 2 (0.53%) IBM
11 2 (0.53%) Progress
11 2 (0.53%) Red Hat
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