Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 23 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
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 - 62
Rank change year-on-year - +62 -19
Contract jobs citing Automotive 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 0.82% - 0.13%
As % of the General category 2.88% - 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Merseyside median daily rate £263 - £375
10th Percentile £256 - £363
90th Percentile £269 - £388
North West median daily rate £301 £325 £375
% change year-on-year -7.31% -13.33% +66.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Merseyside median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £13.25 - £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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 139 163 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 28.48% 27.35% 32.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 109 115
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +10.34%
10th Percentile £224 £190 £208
90th Percentile £553 £528 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +86.85% -54.72%
10th Percentile £11.23 £12.48 £11.00
90th Percentile £20.18 £33.36 £16.75
North West median hourly rate £22.67 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -9.31% -18.09% +60.63%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Merseyside

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Merseyside

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Merseyside region over the 6 months to 23 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
Liverpool - 4 £263 -
Automotive
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 3 (75.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 3 (75.00%) PTC Creo
2 1 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JUnit
2 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
2 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
2 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (25.00%) Selenium
2 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (25.00%) TestNG
2 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (25.00%) Cucumber

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (75.00%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 3 (75.00%) PTC Creo
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (25.00%) IntelliJ
1 1 (25.00%) JUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Selenium
1 1 (25.00%) TestNG
1 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Design Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Mechanical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Java