Period
to 25 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 25 September 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 468 342 522
Rank change year-on-year -126 +180 +43
Contract jobs citing Automotive 81 15 57
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.24% 0.11% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.19% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 11 49
10th Percentile £263 £363 £301
25th Percentile £413 £391 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -10.53%
75th Percentile £575 £425 £562
90th Percentile £700 £488 £638
England median daily rate £450 £450 £423
% change year-on-year - +6.38% -2.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Median hourly rate £64.00 - -
England median hourly rate £45.75 £45.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year +1.67% +5.88% +6.25%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 19,492 7,958 21,295
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 57.66% 59.39% 55.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,786 5,697 15,004
10th Percentile £363 £325 £313
25th Percentile £456 £425 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £513
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +2.40%
75th Percentile £675 £650 £615
90th Percentile £750 £750 £700
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 97 275
10th Percentile £13.28 £13.35 £12.76
25th Percentile £18.19 £18.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate £29.56 £27.42 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.83% +30.55% +10.16%
75th Percentile £48.37 £42.25 £30.00
90th Percentile £63.98 £53.85 £52.50
England median hourly rate £18.94 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year -15.82% +15.38% +8.33%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in London

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Automotive in London.

Daily rate trend for Automotive in London

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Automotive in London over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Automotive in London

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Automotive in London.

Hourly rate trend for Automotive in London

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the London region over the 6 months to 25 September 2021. 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
Central London -59 3 £475 - 16
East London -13 2 £488 +25.81% 4
South London - 2 £180 - 3
West London - 2 £500 - 4
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Automotive also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the London region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 26 (32.10%) Java
2 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (24.69%) TDD
4 17 (20.99%) Pair Programming
5 16 (19.75%) Social Skills
6 15 (18.52%) Android
6 15 (18.52%) User Experience
7 12 (14.81%) Spring
8 11 (13.58%) C
8 11 (13.58%) Microservices
9 10 (12.35%) DevOps
9 10 (12.35%) Android Development
9 10 (12.35%) C++
9 10 (12.35%) Google
9 10 (12.35%) Full Stack Development
10 9 (11.11%) Kotlin
10 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
10 9 (11.11%) Linux
10 9 (11.11%) GCP
11 8 (9.88%) Kubernetes
11 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 7 (8.64%) Finance
12 7 (8.64%) Retail
12 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
12 7 (8.64%) Marketing
12 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
12 7 (8.64%) XML
12 7 (8.64%) Python
12 7 (8.64%) HTML
12 7 (8.64%) SQL

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 2 (2.47%) CMS
2 1 (1.23%) Apache
2 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (1.23%) ColdFusion
2 1 (1.23%) Confluence
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.23%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) Figma
3 1 (1.23%) Sketch
3 1 (1.23%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.11%) GCP
2 5 (6.17%) Azure
3 4 (4.94%) Cloud Run
3 4 (4.94%) GitHub
3 4 (4.94%) OpenShift
4 3 (3.70%) Boomi
4 3 (3.70%) Power Platform
5 2 (2.47%) AWS
5 2 (2.47%) Azure Data Factory
5 2 (2.47%) Miro
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon Cognito
6 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.23%) AtomSphere
6 1 (1.23%) Azure Synapse Analytics
6 1 (1.23%) Google Sheets
6 1 (1.23%) IaaS
6 1 (1.23%) iPaaS
6 1 (1.23%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.94%) DHCP
1 4 (4.94%) DNS
1 4 (4.94%) VLAN
2 3 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.70%) MySQL
1 3 (3.70%) Power BI
1 3 (3.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) Azure SQL Database
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) Data Lake
3 1 (1.23%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.23%) Metadata
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.23%) Power Query
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.17%) JIRA
2 4 (4.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.94%) Gradle
2 4 (4.94%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.47%) Maven
3 2 (2.47%) Xcode
4 1 (1.23%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Calabash
4 1 (1.23%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.23%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.23%) fastlane
4 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.23%) JUnit
4 1 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.23%) Postman
4 1 (1.23%) Storybook
4 1 (1.23%) TeamCity
4 1 (1.23%) webpack
General
1 16 (19.75%) Social Skills
2 7 (8.64%) Finance
2 7 (8.64%) Marketing
2 7 (8.64%) Retail
3 3 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Influencing Skills
3 3 (3.70%) Multimedia
3 3 (3.70%) Presentation Skills
4 2 (2.47%) Law
4 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.47%) Publishing
5 1 (1.23%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 26 (32.10%) Developer
2 7 (8.64%) Java Engineer
3 6 (7.41%) Android Developer
4 4 (4.94%) Architect
4 4 (4.94%) Business Analyst
4 4 (4.94%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
4 4 (4.94%) User Experience Researcher
5 3 (3.70%) .NET Developer
5 3 (3.70%) Analyst
5 3 (3.70%) Applications Engineer
5 3 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (3.70%) Data Engineer
5 3 (3.70%) Designer
5 3 (3.70%) iOS Developer
5 3 (3.70%) Java Developer
5 3 (3.70%) Project Manager
5 3 (3.70%) Senior Java Engineer
6 2 (2.47%) Senior Designer
6 2 (2.47%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.81%) Spring
2 7 (8.64%) HTML
2 7 (8.64%) React
2 7 (8.64%) XML
3 6 (7.41%) .NET
3 6 (7.41%) CSS
3 6 (7.41%) JSON
4 5 (6.17%) RESTful
5 4 (4.94%) JNI
6 3 (3.70%) Android SDK
6 3 (3.70%) Node.js
7 2 (2.47%) .NET Core
7 2 (2.47%) Android NDK
7 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.47%) CSS3
7 2 (2.47%) iOS SDK
7 2 (2.47%) REST
7 2 (2.47%) RxSwift
7 2 (2.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (2.47%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) User Experience
2 5 (6.17%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (4.94%) Infotainment
3 4 (4.94%) Public Cloud
4 3 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.47%) CAN bus
5 2 (2.47%) Internet of Things
5 2 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.23%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.23%) FMCG
6 1 (1.23%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.23%) Legacy Applications
6 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.52%) Android
2 9 (11.11%) Linux
3 5 (6.17%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.94%) Windows
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 10
4 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.86%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (24.69%) TDD
3 17 (20.99%) Pair Programming
4 11 (13.58%) Microservices
5 10 (12.35%) Android Development
5 10 (12.35%) DevOps
5 10 (12.35%) Full Stack Development
6 8 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (8.64%) E-Commerce
7 7 (8.64%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.41%) Prototyping
9 5 (6.17%) Architectural Design
9 5 (6.17%) Extreme Programming
9 5 (6.17%) iOS Development
9 5 (6.17%) MVVM
9 5 (6.17%) Performance Optimisation
10 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.94%) Load Balancing
10 4 (4.94%) Migration
10 4 (4.94%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 26 (32.10%) Java
2 11 (13.58%) C
3 10 (12.35%) C++
4 9 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 9 (11.11%) Kotlin
5 7 (8.64%) Python
5 7 (8.64%) SQL
6 6 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 6 (7.41%) Java 11
7 5 (6.17%) C#
8 4 (4.94%) Go
9 3 (3.70%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.70%) PHP
9 3 (3.70%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.47%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
10 2 (2.47%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) Degree
1 3 (3.70%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.70%) Accessibility
1 3 (3.70%) QA
2 2 (2.47%) SLA
3 1 (1.23%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.64%) Docker
2 4 (4.94%) NFS
2 4 (4.94%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.94%) vSphere
3 3 (3.70%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 8 (9.88%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.17%) Terraform
3 4 (4.94%) Ansible
3 4 (4.94%) Grafana
3 4 (4.94%) Istio
3 4 (4.94%) Knative
3 4 (4.94%) Prometheus
3 4 (4.94%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 10 (12.35%) Google
2 5 (6.17%) Green Hills
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft
2 5 (6.17%) QNX
3 4 (4.94%) IBM
3 4 (4.94%) Oracle
3 4 (4.94%) Red Hat
3 4 (4.94%) VMware
4 3 (3.70%) Dell
4 3 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (2.47%) Informatica
5 2 (2.47%) JDA
5 2 (2.47%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.23%) Adobe
6 1 (1.23%) Databricks
6 1 (1.23%) Dynatrace
6 1 (1.23%) Sitecore