Period
to 23 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 138 139 152
Rank change year-on-year +1 +13 -25
Contract jobs citing Automotive 9 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.32% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the General category 1.05% 0.63% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Manchester median daily rate £450 £575 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.74% +91.67% -
North West median daily rate £319 £563 £375
% change year-on-year -43.33% +50.00% +114.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 7
Manchester median hourly rate £13.61 - £37.50
10th Percentile £12.25 - £31.75
90th Percentile £41.13 - £40.00
North West median hourly rate £13.72 - £37.50

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 855 946 1,408
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 30.28% 30.20% 36.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 523 597 801
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £243 £261 £240
90th Percentile £588 £575 £563
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +1.25% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 20 30
Manchester median hourly rate £21.00 £23.75 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.58% +50.79% -17.11%
10th Percentile £13.14 £11.33 £11.90
90th Percentile £39.95 £40.00 £40.00
North West median hourly rate £21.78 £22.42 £35.00
% change year-on-year -2.87% -35.94% +79.49%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Manchester

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Manchester

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Manchester

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in Manchester

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. 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
Altrincham - 2 - - 2
Cheadle - 1 - -
Automotive
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
2 4 (44.44%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Internet
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Ada
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
4 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (11.11%) Minitab
5 1 (11.11%) PDM
5 1 (11.11%) Electronics
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
5 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
5 1 (11.11%) Perl
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (11.11%) SAP
5 1 (11.11%) Python
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
5 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Jenkins

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Internet
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
General
1 4 (44.44%) Aerospace
1 4 (44.44%) Retail
2 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Support
1 3 (33.33%) Applications Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Support Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Ada Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Ada Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) C Software Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Credit Controller
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) QC Inspector
3 1 (11.11%) Quality Inspector
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
1 3 (33.33%) Unix
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Customer Requirements
2 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) PDM
2 1 (11.11%) Statistics
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) Ada
2 2 (22.22%) C
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) Ada 95
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) AAT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) IEC 62304
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 1 (11.11%) Minitab
3 1 (11.11%) SAP