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 22 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
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
Rank 22 27 40
Rank change year-on-year +5 +13  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 40 25 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 9.37% 5.47% 2.55%
As % of the General category 28.78% 12.82% 7.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 12 5
Median daily rate £275 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.32% +19.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £248 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £425 £455
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -11.76% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £46.00 £32.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.73% +40.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £34.03 £32.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £46.00 £32.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.37 £35.00 £30.82
% change year-on-year -13.23% +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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 139 195 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 32.55% 42.67% 35.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 108 90
Median daily rate £375 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £239 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £537 £500 £618
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 24 17
Median hourly rate £36.00 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +118.18% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £16.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £45.00 £32.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Essex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Essex

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Essex

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Essex over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in Essex

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 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
Brentwood +12 7 £265 -23.85% 1
Basildon -7 1 - - 1
Automotive
East of England

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 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 Essex region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 28 (48.28%) Manufacturing
2 21 (36.21%) IT Strategy
3 19 (32.76%) Mobile App
4 18 (31.03%) TDD
5 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
6 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
7 14 (24.14%) Pair Programming
7 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
8 13 (22.41%) RESTful
8 13 (22.41%) HTML
8 13 (22.41%) Java
8 13 (22.41%) XML
9 12 (20.69%) JUnit
9 12 (20.69%) MVC
9 12 (20.69%) JSON
10 10 (17.24%) Animation
10 10 (17.24%) Core Animation
10 10 (17.24%) GitHub
10 10 (17.24%) SQL
10 10 (17.24%) Unix
10 10 (17.24%) Windows
10 10 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
10 10 (17.24%) OOD
10 10 (17.24%) Push Notifications
10 10 (17.24%) Core Data
11 9 (15.52%) CRM
11 9 (15.52%) Objective-C
11 9 (15.52%) Cocoa
11 9 (15.52%) iOS Development

Automotive
Top Related 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 4 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (1.72%) CMS
3 1 (1.72%) JBoss
3 1 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.72%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Project
2 5 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (5.17%) MS Office
3 3 (5.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (3.45%) AutoCAD
4 2 (3.45%) InfoPath
4 2 (3.45%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Adobe Campaign
2 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.45%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.72%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 10 (17.24%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.62%) VoIP
2 3 (5.17%) DNS
3 2 (3.45%) DHCP
3 2 (3.45%) Extranet
3 2 (3.45%) Firewall
3 2 (3.45%) Internet
3 2 (3.45%) LAN
3 2 (3.45%) SMS
3 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 2 (3.45%) WebEx
4 1 (1.72%) BGP
4 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPT
4 1 (1.72%) IMAP
4 1 (1.72%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.72%) IPsec
4 1 (1.72%) LDAP
4 1 (1.72%) MPLS
4 1 (1.72%) Network Security
4 1 (1.72%) OSPF
4 1 (1.72%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.34%) Big Data
2 5 (8.62%) DB2
2 5 (8.62%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) DataStage
3 1 (1.72%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.72%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (24.14%) Jenkins
2 12 (20.69%) JUnit
3 8 (13.79%) Gradle
4 6 (10.34%) Calabash
4 6 (10.34%) Xcode
5 3 (5.17%) Android Studio
6 2 (3.45%) AccuRev
7 1 (1.72%) Ant
7 1 (1.72%) Cucumber
7 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.72%) Git (software)
7 1 (1.72%) JIRA
7 1 (1.72%) Maven
7 1 (1.72%) PVCS
7 1 (1.72%) Selenium
7 1 (1.72%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.72%) Subversion
General
1 28 (48.28%) Manufacturing
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 6 (10.34%) Legal
3 6 (10.34%) Marketing
4 4 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (37.93%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Business Analyst
4 9 (15.52%) iOS Developer
5 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
6 7 (12.07%) Android Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Big Data Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Data Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Data Insight Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Insight Data Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Objective-C Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Security Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Agile Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Digital Marketing Architect
8 2 (3.45%) Facilities Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) IT Engineer
8 2 (3.45%) Java Android Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (22.41%) HTML
1 13 (22.41%) RESTful
1 13 (22.41%) XML
2 12 (20.69%) JSON
3 10 (17.24%) Core Animation
3 10 (17.24%) Core Data
4 9 (15.52%) Cocoa
4 9 (15.52%) iOS SDK
5 6 (10.34%) iPhone SDK
6 5 (8.62%) Android SDK
7 3 (5.17%) REST
8 2 (3.45%) .NET
8 2 (3.45%) CSS
8 2 (3.45%) J2EE
9 1 (1.72%) Laravel
9 1 (1.72%) SAML
9 1 (1.72%) SOAP
9 1 (1.72%) Struts
9 1 (1.72%) Web Services
9 1 (1.72%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.76%) Mobile App
2 10 (17.24%) Animation
3 8 (13.79%) iPhone
4 6 (10.34%) Data Centre
5 5 (8.62%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.45%) HTC Vive
6 2 (3.45%) iPad
6 2 (3.45%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (3.45%) Social Media
6 2 (3.45%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (3.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (1.72%) Clustering
7 1 (1.72%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (1.72%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.72%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.72%) PMI
7 1 (1.72%) Replication
7 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.24%) Unix
1 10 (17.24%) Windows
2 9 (15.52%) Apple iOS
3 7 (12.07%) Android
3 7 (12.07%) Linux
4 4 (6.90%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.45%) Mac OS
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.72%) Solaris
6 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (36.21%) IT Strategy
2 18 (31.03%) TDD
3 16 (27.59%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (25.86%) Continuous Integration
5 14 (24.14%) Pair Programming
6 12 (20.69%) MVC
7 10 (17.24%) OOA/OOD
7 10 (17.24%) OOD
7 10 (17.24%) Push Notifications
8 9 (15.52%) CRM
8 9 (15.52%) iOS Development
9 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
10 7 (12.07%) Analytics
10 7 (12.07%) Android Development
10 7 (12.07%) Project Management
10 7 (12.07%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (10.34%) B2C
11 6 (10.34%) Scrum
12 5 (8.62%) Customer Analytics
12 5 (8.62%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.86%) JavaScript
2 13 (22.41%) Java
3 10 (17.24%) SQL
4 9 (15.52%) Apple Swift
4 9 (15.52%) Objective-C
5 8 (13.79%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) PHP
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.72%) C
7 1 (1.72%) Go
7 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.72%) Python
7 1 (1.72%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) PMP
2 3 (5.17%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CISM
4 1 (1.72%) CISSP
4 1 (1.72%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.72%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.45%) SCCM
2 1 (1.72%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.72%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 8 (13.79%) Oracle
2 5 (8.62%) Adobe
3 3 (5.17%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Apple
4 2 (3.45%) Autodesk
4 2 (3.45%) BMC
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.72%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) EMC
5 1 (1.72%) IBM
5 1 (1.72%) Sun
5 1 (1.72%) Teradata