Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 494 414
Rank change year-on-year +71 -80 -194
Contract jobs citing Automotive 477 409 559
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.42% 0.53%
As % of the General category 1.28% 1.14% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 270 235 266
England median daily rate £413 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +0.63% +6.00%
10th Percentile £218 £237 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £405 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +1.25% +1.27% +6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 63 94
England median hourly rate £31.16 £36.14 £36.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.79% -1.66% +14.84%
10th Percentile £14.11 £24.60 £22.90
90th Percentile £48.92 £73.20 £43.77
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -14.54% -2.00% +16.28%

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 England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 37271 35824 41577
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.70% 36.50% 39.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 24988 24110 27133
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £635
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 812 881 1120
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.50 £24.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.31% -0.16% +13.98%
10th Percentile £12.07 £11.25 £11.73
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.00 £47.72
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 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 6 months to 18 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
Midlands +33 212 £400 -13.04% 9
West Midlands +38 164 £401 +1.39% 5
South East +39 90 £375 -4.76% 9
London -3 75 £450 +5.88% 7
East Midlands +35 43 £338 -15.63% 4
North of England +93 38 £340 +0.74% 6
East of England -38 35 £320 +21.90% 14
North West +48 23 £301 -7.31% 2
South West +21 23 £550 +71.88% 6
Yorkshire +26 12 £388 +10.71% 4
North East - 3 - -
Automotive
UK

For the 6 months to 18 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 England region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 117 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (19.29%) Finance
3 84 (17.61%) Manufacturing
4 78 (16.35%) Microsoft
5 76 (15.93%) Degree
6 70 (14.68%) Project Management
7 58 (12.16%) JavaScript
8 54 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (10.90%) HTML
9 52 (10.90%) Java
9 52 (10.90%) Software Engineering
10 51 (10.69%) Marketing
10 51 (10.69%) ITIL
11 46 (9.64%) TDD
12 45 (9.43%) SQL
13 43 (9.01%) C
13 43 (9.01%) CSS
14 41 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
15 39 (8.18%) Retail
16 37 (7.76%) C#
17 36 (7.55%) SAP
17 36 (7.55%) Aerospace
17 36 (7.55%) Scrum
18 35 (7.34%) SQL Server
18 35 (7.34%) .NET
19 34 (7.13%) C++
20 31 (6.50%) Linux
20 31 (6.50%) DevOps
21 30 (6.29%) PRINCE2
22 29 (6.08%) Advertising

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 18 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.31%) Cloud Foundry
3 7 (1.47%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.05%) CMS
4 5 (1.05%) Confluence
4 5 (1.05%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.84%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (0.84%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.42%) IIS
6 2 (0.42%) Jupyter
6 2 (0.42%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.42%) ThingWorx
7 1 (0.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.21%) Drupal
7 1 (0.21%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.21%) nginx
7 1 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.21%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 23 (4.82%) Simulink
2 19 (3.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
4 12 (2.52%) Microsoft Project
5 9 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 5 (1.05%) MS Visio
6 5 (1.05%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 5 (1.05%) PTC Creo
7 3 (0.63%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.42%) Fireworks
8 2 (0.42%) Photoshop
8 2 (0.42%) Windchill
9 1 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.21%) AutoCAD
9 1 (0.21%) CATIA
9 1 (0.21%) InVision
9 1 (0.21%) Siemens NX
9 1 (0.21%) SOLIDWORKS
9 1 (0.21%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 11 (2.31%) Teamcenter
2 10 (2.10%) SAP MM
3 9 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.47%) SAP CRM
5 5 (1.05%) SAP CO
5 5 (1.05%) SAP FI
5 5 (1.05%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (0.84%) Maximo
6 4 (0.84%) Primavera
6 4 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
7 2 (0.42%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.42%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.21%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
8 1 (0.21%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.21%) SAP MDM
8 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.21%) SAP QM
8 1 (0.21%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
2 13 (2.73%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.31%) PaaS
4 10 (2.10%) OpenShift
5 6 (1.26%) Dynamics 365
6 3 (0.63%) G Suite
7 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.42%) GitHub
7 2 (0.42%) Office 365
7 2 (0.42%) Route 53
7 2 (0.42%) SaaS
7 2 (0.42%) Trello
8 1 (0.21%) Force.com
8 1 (0.21%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.21%) IaaS
8 1 (0.21%) npm
8 1 (0.21%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.21%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.56%) Internet
1 17 (3.56%) Unified Communications
2 9 (1.89%) Wi-Fi
3 8 (1.68%) Bluetooth
3 8 (1.68%) Ethernet
3 8 (1.68%) FlexRay
4 7 (1.47%) HTTP
4 7 (1.47%) Intranet
4 7 (1.47%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.26%) SSL
6 5 (1.05%) SAN
6 5 (1.05%) Wireless
7 4 (0.84%) NAS
8 3 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (0.63%) LAN
9 2 (0.42%) Skype
9 2 (0.42%) SpaceWire
9 2 (0.42%) VoIP
10 1 (0.21%) Intelligent Network
10 1 (0.21%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (7.34%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.73%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.68%) RDBMS
4 5 (1.05%) Data Mining
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.84%) BigQuery
5 4 (0.84%) GIS
6 3 (0.63%) Big Data
6 3 (0.63%) MS Access
7 2 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.42%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.42%) Power BI
7 2 (0.42%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.21%) Adabas
8 1 (0.21%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 27 (5.66%) JIRA
2 22 (4.61%) Jenkins
3 12 (2.52%) CANoe
4 11 (2.31%) JUnit
5 9 (1.89%) Gradle
6 8 (1.68%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.47%) Maven
8 6 (1.26%) Cucumber
8 6 (1.26%) Selenium
8 6 (1.26%) Subversion
8 6 (1.26%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (1.05%) Ant
9 5 (1.05%) JMeter
9 5 (1.05%) Rational DOORS
9 5 (1.05%) SoapUI
9 5 (1.05%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.84%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.84%) Git (software)
11 3 (0.63%) Axure RP
11 3 (0.63%) TestNG
General
1 92 (19.29%) Finance
2 84 (17.61%) Manufacturing
3 51 (10.69%) Marketing
4 39 (8.18%) Retail
5 36 (7.55%) Aerospace
6 29 (6.08%) Advertising
7 20 (4.19%) Electronics
8 13 (2.73%) Banking
9 10 (2.10%) Legal
9 10 (2.10%) Retail Banking
10 9 (1.89%) Telecoms
11 7 (1.47%) Publishing
12 5 (1.05%) German Language
12 5 (1.05%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.84%) General Ledger
14 3 (0.63%) Avionics
14 3 (0.63%) Games
15 2 (0.42%) Billing
16 1 (0.21%) Local Government
16 1 (0.21%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 105 (22.01%) Developer
2 80 (16.77%) Analyst
3 57 (11.95%) Project Manager
4 42 (8.81%) Software Engineer
5 34 (7.13%) Business Analyst
6 28 (5.87%) Architect
7 27 (5.66%) Consultant
8 25 (5.24%) Java Developer
9 22 (4.61%) Senior Developer
10 19 (3.98%) .NET Developer
10 19 (3.98%) Embedded Engineer
10 19 (3.98%) Embedded Software Engineer
11 18 (3.77%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 18 (3.77%) Software Developer
12 12 (2.52%) Senior Java Developer
12 12 (2.52%) Solutions Architect
13 11 (2.31%) Digital Project Manager
13 11 (2.31%) Senior Software Developer
13 11 (2.31%) Technical Analyst
14 10 (2.10%) Ruby Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (10.90%) HTML
2 43 (9.01%) CSS
3 35 (7.34%) .NET
4 26 (5.45%) Web Services
5 25 (5.24%) jQuery
6 24 (5.03%) HTML5
7 19 (3.98%) ASP.NET
8 18 (3.77%) XML
9 17 (3.56%) AngularJS
10 15 (3.14%) Ajax
11 14 (2.94%) Node.js
11 14 (2.94%) REST
12 13 (2.73%) CSS3
13 10 (2.10%) RESTful
14 9 (1.89%) React Native
14 9 (1.89%) SOAP
15 8 (1.68%) .NET Framework
15 8 (1.68%) JSON
15 8 (1.68%) Middleware
16 7 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 41 (8.60%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (5.87%) Computer Science
3 27 (5.66%) User Experience
4 22 (4.61%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.10%) Clustering
5 10 (2.10%) Embedded Systems
6 9 (1.89%) Infotainment
6 9 (1.89%) Mobile App
7 7 (1.47%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.05%) PMI
9 4 (0.84%) FMCG
9 4 (0.84%) SCADA
10 3 (0.63%) Animation
10 3 (0.63%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 2 (0.42%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.42%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.42%) Robotics
11 2 (0.42%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (6.50%) Linux
2 19 (3.98%) Windows
3 12 (2.52%) Android
4 7 (1.47%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.26%) Unix
6 5 (1.05%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.84%) Windows 10
8 3 (0.63%) Embedded Linux
8 3 (0.63%) VxWorks
8 3 (0.63%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.21%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.21%) OS/400
9 1 (0.21%) VMS
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Embedded Compact
9 1 (0.21%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (24.53%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (14.68%) Project Management
3 54 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 52 (10.90%) Software Engineering
5 51 (10.69%) ITIL
6 46 (9.64%) TDD
7 36 (7.55%) Scrum
8 31 (6.50%) DevOps
9 30 (6.29%) PRINCE2
10 28 (5.87%) ERP
11 26 (5.45%) PLM
12 25 (5.24%) E-Commerce
13 23 (4.82%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (4.82%) OO
13 23 (4.82%) Validation
14 21 (4.40%) Disaster Recovery
14 21 (4.40%) Kanban
15 20 (4.19%) CRM
15 20 (4.19%) MVC
16 19 (3.98%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 58 (12.16%) JavaScript
2 52 (10.90%) Java
3 45 (9.43%) SQL
4 43 (9.01%) C
5 37 (7.76%) C#
6 34 (7.13%) C++
7 24 (5.03%) MATLAB
8 17 (3.56%) Embedded C
9 16 (3.35%) Python
10 12 (2.52%) Ruby
11 10 (2.10%) Go
11 10 (2.10%) VB.NET
12 9 (1.89%) T-SQL
12 9 (1.89%) VBA
13 5 (1.05%) ABAP
13 5 (1.05%) Shell Script
14 4 (0.84%) Apple Swift
14 4 (0.84%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.63%) Apex Code
15 3 (0.63%) Google Apps Script
Qualifications
1 76 (15.93%) Degree
2 15 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (3.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (2.73%) Computer Science Degree
4 9 (1.89%) PMI Certification
5 8 (1.68%) Security Cleared
6 7 (1.47%) CCIE
6 7 (1.47%) CCNA
6 7 (1.47%) ISEB
6 7 (1.47%) MCP
6 7 (1.47%) MCSE
6 7 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (1.47%) VCAP
7 5 (1.05%) CISM
7 5 (1.05%) CISSP
7 5 (1.05%) PMP
8 4 (0.84%) IIBA
8 4 (0.84%) SC Cleared
9 3 (0.63%) CISA
9 3 (0.63%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.98%) MISRA
2 16 (3.35%) ISO 26262
3 15 (3.14%) QA
4 9 (1.89%) SLA
5 8 (1.68%) GDPR
5 8 (1.68%) PMO
6 4 (0.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.63%) IEC 62304
7 3 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.63%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.42%) COBIT
8 2 (0.42%) DO-178B
8 2 (0.42%) ECSS
8 2 (0.42%) IEC 61508
8 2 (0.42%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.21%) Def Stans
9 1 (0.21%) GCP
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 22301
9 1 (0.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.63%) Cygwin
3 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.42%) Docker
3 2 (0.42%) Firmware
4 1 (0.21%) BitLocker
4 1 (0.21%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (1.26%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (0.63%) Ansible
3 2 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.42%) Puppet
3 2 (0.42%) WSUS
4 1 (0.21%) Kibana
4 1 (0.21%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.21%) Prometheus
4 1 (0.21%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.21%) Terraform
Vendors
1 78 (16.35%) Microsoft
2 36 (7.55%) SAP
3 23 (4.82%) Google
4 18 (3.77%) Cisco
5 16 (3.35%) Oracle
6 13 (2.73%) Siemens
7 9 (1.89%) VMware
8 8 (1.68%) Tableau
9 7 (1.47%) NetApp
9 7 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (1.26%) HP
11 5 (1.05%) Adobe
11 5 (1.05%) CA
11 5 (1.05%) CA Agile Central
11 5 (1.05%) IBM
12 4 (0.84%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.63%) Apple
13 3 (0.63%) Mapbox
13 3 (0.63%) Progress
13 3 (0.63%) QAD