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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
UK / England
Rank 386 422 351
Rank change year-on-year +36 -71  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 203 194 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.49% 0.40% 0.55%
As % of the General category 1.28% 1.05% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 93 112
Median daily rate £375 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +6.45%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £598 £523
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 28 45
Median hourly rate £32.00 £35.75 £30.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.48% +18.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.88 £22.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.70 £44.60 £38.26
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £30.82
% change year-on-year -8.57% +13.56%  

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 15909 18546 18737
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 38.06% 37.81% 39.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 10441 12249 11778
Median daily rate £465 £450 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +1.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 424 467 446
Median hourly rate £26.00 £26.93 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.43% +22.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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 25 March 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 +44 74 £423 +20.71% 16
East of England +19 47 £275 -35.29% 12
South East -3 29 £390 -11.36% 28
London +23 24 £381 -4.68% 19
East Midlands -13 9 £325 -18.75% 7
North West +34 8 £180 -40.00% 9
South West +3 5 £635 +49.41% 9
Midlands +8 4 £390 -44.28%
Yorkshire +12 2 £350 - 6
North East -11 1 £490 - 3
Automotive
UK

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 94 (24.87%) Manufacturing
2 82 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
3 79 (20.90%) Project Management
4 59 (15.61%) Finance
5 49 (12.96%) PRINCE2
6 45 (11.90%) Degree
7 42 (11.11%) JavaScript
8 39 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (9.52%) SQL
10 34 (8.99%) HTML
10 34 (8.99%) Java
11 32 (8.47%) TDD
12 31 (8.20%) Retail
12 31 (8.20%) C++
13 30 (7.94%) Marketing
14 28 (7.41%) CRM
14 28 (7.41%) Software Engineering
14 28 (7.41%) User Experience
15 27 (7.14%) IT Strategy
16 26 (6.88%) C
17 25 (6.61%) Scrum
17 25 (6.61%) Business Analysis
17 25 (6.61%) Mobile App
17 25 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
18 23 (6.08%) MVC
18 23 (6.08%) C#
19 22 (5.82%) SAP
19 22 (5.82%) XML
19 22 (5.82%) PMI Certification
20 21 (5.56%) .NET

Automotive
Top Related 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 14 (3.70%) CMS
2 8 (2.12%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 5 (1.32%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (0.53%) Drupal
5 2 (0.53%) WebLogic Portal
6 1 (0.26%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.26%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.26%) Magnolia
6 1 (0.26%) Mule
6 1 (0.26%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.26%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.26%) SAS
6 1 (0.26%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.26%) TPMS
6 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.26%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.26%) WinCC
Applications
1 12 (3.17%) MS Excel
1 12 (3.17%) Simulink
2 11 (2.91%) MS Project
3 9 (2.38%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (1.85%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.06%) AutoCAD
6 4 (1.06%) CATIA
6 4 (1.06%) TargetLink
7 3 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
7 3 (0.79%) MS Office
7 3 (0.79%) Siemens NX
7 3 (0.79%) Stateflow
8 2 (0.53%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.53%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 2 (0.53%) PTC Creo
9 1 (0.26%) Abaqus
9 1 (0.26%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.26%) InVision
Business Applications
1 8 (2.12%) Adobe Campaign
2 5 (1.32%) Primavera
2 5 (1.32%) Unica
3 4 (1.06%) Teamcenter
4 3 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.79%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.53%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.53%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.53%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.26%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.26%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP QM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.26%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.91%) GitHub
2 8 (2.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.53%) G Suite
5 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.26%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
5 1 (0.26%) SaaS
5 1 (0.26%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.38%) FlexRay
2 6 (1.59%) Internet
2 6 (1.59%) Network Security
3 5 (1.32%) VoIP
3 5 (1.32%) Wireless
4 4 (1.06%) Ethernet
4 4 (1.06%) Firewall
4 4 (1.06%) LAN
4 4 (1.06%) SMS
4 4 (1.06%) WAN
4 4 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.79%) DNS
6 2 (0.53%) DHCP
6 2 (0.53%) Extranet
6 2 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.53%) WebEx
7 1 (0.26%) FTP
7 1 (0.26%) PBX
7 1 (0.26%) RS-232
7 1 (0.26%) RS-485
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.38%) Big Data
3 8 (2.12%) Relational Database
4 7 (1.85%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 6 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 5 (1.32%) DB2
6 5 (1.32%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.53%) MOLAP
8 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.53%) OLAP
8 2 (0.53%) OLAP Cube
8 2 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.26%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (0.26%) MySQL
9 1 (0.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 19 (5.03%) Jenkins
2 15 (3.97%) JUnit
3 9 (2.38%) Gradle
4 7 (1.85%) TeamCity
5 6 (1.59%) Calabash
5 6 (1.59%) Git (software)
5 6 (1.59%) Xcode
6 5 (1.32%) JIRA
6 5 (1.32%) Robot Framework
6 5 (1.32%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.06%) Android Studio
7 4 (1.06%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.06%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (1.06%) Subversion
8 3 (0.79%) Selenium
9 2 (0.53%) Eclipse
9 2 (0.53%) JMeter
9 2 (0.53%) LabVIEW
9 2 (0.53%) NUnit
9 2 (0.53%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 94 (24.87%) Manufacturing
2 59 (15.61%) Finance
3 31 (8.20%) Retail
4 30 (7.94%) Marketing
5 19 (5.03%) Aerospace
6 12 (3.17%) Electronics
7 11 (2.91%) Advertising
8 10 (2.65%) Legal
9 7 (1.85%) German Language
9 7 (1.85%) Telecoms
10 6 (1.59%) Games
11 4 (1.06%) Back Office
11 4 (1.06%) Banking
11 4 (1.06%) French Language
11 4 (1.06%) Front Office
12 3 (0.79%) Billing
13 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.53%) Publishing
13 2 (0.53%) Spanish Language
14 1 (0.26%) Military
Job Titles
1 72 (19.05%) Developer
2 62 (16.40%) Analyst
3 54 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 34 (8.99%) Business Analyst
5 29 (7.67%) Architect
6 24 (6.35%) Software Engineer
7 11 (2.91%) .NET Developer
8 10 (2.65%) Android Developer
8 10 (2.65%) iOS Developer
8 10 (2.65%) Java Developer
8 10 (2.65%) Product Manager
9 9 (2.38%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (2.12%) Consultant
11 7 (1.85%) Embedded Engineer
11 7 (1.85%) Senior Developer
11 7 (1.85%) Technical Support
12 6 (1.59%) Development Manager
12 6 (1.59%) Embedded Software Engineer
12 6 (1.59%) Quality Engineer
12 6 (1.59%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (8.99%) HTML
2 22 (5.82%) XML
3 21 (5.56%) .NET
4 20 (5.29%) CSS
5 19 (5.03%) JSON
6 16 (4.23%) RESTful
7 11 (2.91%) jQuery
8 10 (2.65%) AngularJS
8 10 (2.65%) Core Animation
8 10 (2.65%) Core Data
8 10 (2.65%) Web Services
9 9 (2.38%) Cocoa
9 9 (2.38%) HTML5
9 9 (2.38%) iOS SDK
10 8 (2.12%) CSS3
11 7 (1.85%) ASP.NET
11 7 (1.85%) EDI
12 6 (1.59%) iPhone SDK
12 6 (1.59%) REST
13 5 (1.32%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 28 (7.41%) User Experience
2 25 (6.61%) Mobile App
3 21 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.23%) PMI
5 13 (3.44%) Infotainment
5 13 (3.44%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.91%) Animation
7 8 (2.12%) Embedded Systems
7 8 (2.12%) iPhone
8 7 (1.85%) Data Centre
8 7 (1.85%) Mainframe
9 4 (1.06%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.06%) Derivative
9 4 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.06%) OTC Derivatives
9 4 (1.06%) Robotics
9 4 (1.06%) Social Media
10 3 (0.79%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.53%) HTC Vive
11 2 (0.53%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.76%) Windows
2 17 (4.50%) Linux
3 14 (3.70%) Android
3 14 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 14 (3.70%) Unix
4 6 (1.59%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.53%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.26%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (0.26%) Solaris
6 1 (0.26%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.69%) Agile Software Development
2 79 (20.90%) Project Management
3 49 (12.96%) PRINCE2
4 39 (10.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 32 (8.47%) TDD
6 28 (7.41%) CRM
6 28 (7.41%) Software Engineering
7 27 (7.14%) IT Strategy
8 25 (6.61%) Business Analysis
8 25 (6.61%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (6.61%) Scrum
9 23 (6.08%) MVC
10 21 (5.56%) Analytics
11 20 (5.29%) B2C
11 20 (5.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 19 (5.03%) ITIL
13 18 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (4.23%) Coaching
14 16 (4.23%) OO
14 16 (4.23%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 36 (9.52%) SQL
3 34 (8.99%) Java
4 31 (8.20%) C++
5 26 (6.88%) C
6 23 (6.08%) C#
7 14 (3.70%) MATLAB
8 12 (3.17%) Python
9 10 (2.65%) Apple Swift
9 10 (2.65%) Objective-C
10 9 (2.38%) Embedded C
10 9 (2.38%) PHP
11 6 (1.59%) PL/SQL
11 6 (1.59%) VB.NET
12 4 (1.06%) Embedded C++
12 4 (1.06%) TypeScript
13 2 (0.53%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.53%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.53%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.53%) XPath
Qualifications
1 45 (11.90%) Degree
2 22 (5.82%) PMI Certification
3 14 (3.70%) PMP
4 10 (2.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (1.06%) ISEB
6 3 (0.79%) CCNA
6 3 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.79%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.53%) APMG
7 2 (0.53%) CCNP
7 2 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.53%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.53%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (0.53%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 1 (0.26%) CISM
8 1 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.26%) HNC
8 1 (0.26%) PhD
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.26%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.50%) QA
2 15 (3.97%) ISO26262
3 10 (2.65%) IEC 61508
4 9 (2.38%) MISRA
4 9 (2.38%) PMO
5 5 (1.32%) MISRA C
5 5 (1.32%) SLA
6 1 (0.26%) DO-178B
6 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.53%) Firmware
3 2 (0.53%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.26%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (0.79%) Ansible
1 3 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.53%) Puppet
2 2 (0.53%) SCCM
3 1 (0.26%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.26%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.26%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 22 (5.82%) SAP
2 20 (5.29%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.03%) Oracle
4 14 (3.70%) Adobe
5 10 (2.65%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (1.85%) IBM
7 6 (1.59%) Google
7 6 (1.59%) Tableau
8 4 (1.06%) EMC
8 4 (1.06%) Progress
8 4 (1.06%) ServiceNow
8 4 (1.06%) Snow
9 3 (0.79%) Autodesk
9 3 (0.79%) Avaya
9 3 (0.79%) Cisco
9 3 (0.79%) HP
9 3 (0.79%) Siemens
9 3 (0.79%) VMware
10 2 (0.53%) Apple
10 2 (0.53%) Ariba
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