Period
to 18 November 2017

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 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 36 27
Rank change year-on-year -41 -9 +27
Contract jobs citing Automotive 18 44 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 2.29% 5.02% 6.01%
As % of the General category 5.75% 13.17% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 11 23
Essex median daily rate £320 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £275 £240 £222
90th Percentile £341 £375 £399
East of England median daily rate £320 £263 £300
% change year-on-year +21.90% -12.50% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 24 18
Essex median hourly rate £35.13 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.19% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £27.58 £31.27 £34.23
90th Percentile £39.93 £46.00 £45.19
East of England median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -22.50% +6.67% -11.76%

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 313 334 543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.82% 38.08% 44.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 218 190 274
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £309 £225 £231
90th Percentile £604 £525 £513
East of England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 73 85
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £18.25 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.60 £44.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 18 November 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 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
Brentwood -7 12 £320 +20.75%
Basildon +2 1 - -
Automotive
East of England

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 Essex region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 8 (44.44%) HTML
3 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 8 (44.44%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) XML
4 7 (38.89%) SOAP
4 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
4 7 (38.89%) Oracle
4 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 7 (38.89%) CSS
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
4 7 (38.89%) REST
4 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
4 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
4 7 (38.89%) Maven
4 7 (38.89%) Ajax
4 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
5 6 (33.33%) Gradle
5 6 (33.33%) JAX-RS
5 6 (33.33%) JAX-WS
5 6 (33.33%) JPA
5 6 (33.33%) HTML5
5 6 (33.33%) Linux
5 6 (33.33%) JUnit
5 6 (33.33%) OO
5 6 (33.33%) Struts
5 6 (33.33%) Coaching

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 7 (38.89%) SharePoint
1 7 (38.89%) WebSphere
2 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
3 3 (16.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (11.11%) CMS
5 1 (5.56%) IIS
5 1 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Simulink
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) GitHub
1 1 (5.56%) Google Analytics
1 1 (5.56%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) RDBMS
2 5 (27.78%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Jenkins
1 7 (38.89%) Maven
2 6 (33.33%) Gradle
2 6 (33.33%) JUnit
3 5 (27.78%) Ant
3 5 (27.78%) JIRA
3 5 (27.78%) JMeter
3 5 (27.78%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.56%) AccuRev
4 1 (5.56%) CANoe
4 1 (5.56%) Eclipse
4 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.56%) Grunt
4 1 (5.56%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Senior Developer
3 5 (27.78%) J2EE Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior J2EE Developer
4 4 (22.22%) Java Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Analyst
5 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Development Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Project Administrator
6 1 (5.56%) Project Coordinator
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Systems Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (44.44%) HTML
1 8 (44.44%) Web Services
2 7 (38.89%) Ajax
2 7 (38.89%) AngularJS
2 7 (38.89%) CSS
2 7 (38.89%) REST
2 7 (38.89%) SOAP
2 7 (38.89%) XML
3 6 (33.33%) HTML5
3 6 (33.33%) JAX-RS
3 6 (33.33%) JAX-WS
3 6 (33.33%) JPA
3 6 (33.33%) Struts
4 5 (27.78%) J2EE
4 5 (27.78%) Java EE
4 5 (27.78%) JAXB
4 5 (27.78%) JSF
4 5 (27.78%) JSP
4 5 (27.78%) Middleware
5 2 (11.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.56%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (5.56%) Android
3 1 (5.56%) OpenVMS
3 1 (5.56%) VMS
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 9 (50.00%) TDD
3 6 (33.33%) Coaching
3 6 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (27.78%) Code Coverage
4 5 (27.78%) Load Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
4 5 (27.78%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (27.78%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (27.78%) UML
5 3 (16.67%) Scrum
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
7 1 (5.56%) Content Management
7 1 (5.56%) Product Management
7 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.56%) SysML
7 1 (5.56%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (50.00%) SQL
2 8 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) Java
4 2 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.56%) MATLAB
5 1 (5.56%) PL/SQL
5 1 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.56%) PMI Certification
2 1 (5.56%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (38.89%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) CA
2 5 (27.78%) CA Agile Central
3 4 (22.22%) Adobe
4 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 1 (5.56%) Google
5 1 (5.56%) Omniture
5 1 (5.56%) Siemens