The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Automotive
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
Rank 63 51 43
Rank change year-on-year -12 -8  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 9 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.20% 2.26% 2.98%
As % of the General category 3.59% 4.63% 7.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 15 22
Median daily rate £463 £418 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.77% +12.08%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £450 £416
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £425 £388
% change year-on-year -11.76% +9.67%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £30.20
% change year-on-year -8.57% +15.89%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 251 367 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 33.60% 48.87% 42.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 150 148
Median daily rate £415 £418 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.59% +15.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £519 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £10.67 £12.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.12% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Milton Keynes over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 17 (73.91%) Retail
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (39.13%) B2C
3 9 (39.13%) Project Management
4 6 (26.09%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
4 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
4 6 (26.09%) German Language
5 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 5 (21.74%) OOP
5 5 (21.74%) C#
5 5 (21.74%) SQL
6 4 (17.39%) CRM
6 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
6 4 (17.39%) Oracle
6 4 (17.39%) Change Management
6 4 (17.39%) MVC
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) CMS
6 4 (17.39%) TDD
6 4 (17.39%) Scrum
6 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
6 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
6 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (17.39%) Kanban
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
6 4 (17.39%) TeamCity

Automotive
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 (17.39%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) NetWeaver
2 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.35%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) SMS
1 2 (8.70%) Wireless
2 1 (4.35%) SAN
2 1 (4.35%) VPN
2 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) TeamCity
General
1 17 (73.91%) Retail
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) German Language
4 3 (13.04%) Banking
5 1 (4.35%) Legal
5 1 (4.35%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Operations Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) AWS Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Azure Developer
5 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) CRM Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.35%) IT Manager
5 1 (4.35%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Product Owner
5 1 (4.35%) Project Support Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Python Developer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Supplier Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Telematics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 4 (17.39%) Entity Framework
1 4 (17.39%) Fluent NHibernate
1 4 (17.39%) jQuery
1 4 (17.39%) KnockoutJS
2 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 3 (13.04%) .NET Framework
2 3 (13.04%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
3 2 (8.70%) WSDL
3 2 (8.70%) XSD
4 1 (4.35%) SAP TM
4 1 (4.35%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.70%) PMI
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.35%) Online Banking
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (39.13%) B2C
1 9 (39.13%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) OO
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) OOP
4 4 (17.39%) Automated Testing
4 4 (17.39%) BDD
4 4 (17.39%) Change Management
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (17.39%) CRM
4 4 (17.39%) Domain-Driven Design
4 4 (17.39%) Kanban
4 4 (17.39%) MVC
4 4 (17.39%) Scrum
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) Supplier Management
4 4 (17.39%) TDD
4 4 (17.39%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
1 5 (21.74%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PL/SQL
2 4 (17.39%) TypeScript
3 1 (4.35%) ABAP
3 1 (4.35%) C
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) F#
3 1 (4.35%) Java
3 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) APMG
2 2 (8.70%) PMI Certification
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) PMO
2 1 (4.35%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Oracle
2 3 (13.04%) Avaya
3 1 (4.35%) SAP