The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 25 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 24 46
Rank change year-on-year -42 +22  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 4 33 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.94% 7.02% 2.53%
As % of the General category 2.65% 17.10% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 13
Median daily rate £425 £310 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.09% -11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £240 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £425 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £393 £408 £388
% change year-on-year -3.68% +5.16%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 24 3
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.75 £36.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year +3.42% +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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 151 193 247
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 35.36% 41.06% 39.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 71 148
Median daily rate £538 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +34.37% +1.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £249 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 65 27
Median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.52% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.30 £40.00 £45.20
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 Essex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Essex 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 Essex

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Essex

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 23 (51.11%) Manufacturing
2 21 (46.67%) IT Strategy
3 17 (37.78%) TDD
4 16 (35.56%) Mobile App
5 15 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
7 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (28.89%) HTML
7 13 (28.89%) XML
7 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
8 12 (26.67%) RESTful
8 12 (26.67%) JUnit
8 12 (26.67%) JSON
8 12 (26.67%) MVC
9 11 (24.44%) Java
10 10 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (22.22%) CRM
10 10 (22.22%) OOD
10 10 (22.22%) Animation
10 10 (22.22%) Core Animation
10 10 (22.22%) GitHub
10 10 (22.22%) Push Notifications
10 10 (22.22%) Core Data
11 9 (20.00%) Windows
12 8 (17.78%) SQL
12 8 (17.78%) Objective-C
12 8 (17.78%) Cocoa
12 8 (17.78%) Apple Swift
12 8 (17.78%) iOS Development

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 5 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.44%) CMS
4 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Project
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (6.67%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.44%) AutoCAD
4 2 (4.44%) InfoPath
4 2 (4.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Adobe Campaign
2 3 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (4.44%) Teamcenter
4 1 (2.22%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) DHCP
1 2 (4.44%) DNS
1 2 (4.44%) SMS
1 2 (4.44%) VoIP
1 2 (4.44%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) Big Data
2 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 4 (8.89%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Jenkins
2 12 (26.67%) JUnit
3 7 (15.56%) Gradle
4 6 (13.33%) Xcode
5 5 (11.11%) Calabash
6 2 (4.44%) Android Studio
7 1 (2.22%) AccuRev
7 1 (2.22%) Ant
7 1 (2.22%) Cucumber
7 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
7 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
7 1 (2.22%) JIRA
7 1 (2.22%) Maven
7 1 (2.22%) Selenium
7 1 (2.22%) SoapUI
7 1 (2.22%) Subversion
General
1 23 (51.11%) Manufacturing
2 6 (13.33%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
4 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) iOS Developer
5 7 (15.56%) Android Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Big Data Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Data Insight Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Insight Data Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Agile Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Digital Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing Architect
8 2 (4.44%) Facilities Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) IT Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) IT Support
8 2 (4.44%) Objective-C Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.89%) HTML
1 13 (28.89%) XML
2 12 (26.67%) JSON
2 12 (26.67%) RESTful
3 10 (22.22%) Core Animation
3 10 (22.22%) Core Data
4 8 (17.78%) Cocoa
4 8 (17.78%) iOS SDK
5 6 (13.33%) iPhone SDK
6 5 (11.11%) Android SDK
7 2 (4.44%) .NET
7 2 (4.44%) CSS
7 2 (4.44%) J2EE
7 2 (4.44%) REST
8 1 (2.22%) COM
8 1 (2.22%) SAML
8 1 (2.22%) SOAP
8 1 (2.22%) Struts
8 1 (2.22%) Web Services
8 1 (2.22%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Mobile App
2 10 (22.22%) Animation
3 8 (17.78%) iPhone
4 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
5 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.44%) HTC Vive
6 2 (4.44%) iPad
6 2 (4.44%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (4.44%) PMI
6 2 (4.44%) Social Media
6 2 (4.44%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (4.44%) Virtual Team
7 1 (2.22%) Clustering
7 1 (2.22%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.22%) Replication
7 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Apple iOS
3 7 (15.56%) Android
4 5 (11.11%) Unix
5 4 (8.89%) Linux
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.44%) Mac OS
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 10
6 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) IT Strategy
2 17 (37.78%) TDD
3 15 (33.33%) Pair Programming
4 14 (31.11%) Continuous Integration
5 13 (28.89%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (26.67%) MVC
7 10 (22.22%) CRM
7 10 (22.22%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (22.22%) OOD
7 10 (22.22%) Push Notifications
8 8 (17.78%) iOS Development
9 7 (15.56%) Analytics
9 7 (15.56%) Android Development
9 7 (15.56%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (11.11%) B2C
10 5 (11.11%) Customer Analytics
11 4 (8.89%) Change Control
11 4 (8.89%) Contingency Planning
11 4 (8.89%) Data Analytics
11 4 (8.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 11 (24.44%) Java
3 8 (17.78%) Apple Swift
3 8 (17.78%) Objective-C
3 8 (17.78%) SQL
4 6 (13.33%) C++
5 2 (4.44%) PHP
6 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.67%) PMP
2 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Adobe
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) Apple
4 2 (4.44%) Autodesk
4 2 (4.44%) BMC
4 2 (4.44%) CA Agile Central
4 2 (4.44%) MobileIron
5 1 (2.22%) IBM
5 1 (2.22%) Infor
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
5 1 (2.22%) VMware
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