Period
to 26 September 2021

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 6 months to 26 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
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
26 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 11 41 66
Rank change year-on-year +30 +25 +27
Contract jobs citing Automotive 84 10 21
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 12.94% 2.84% 2.08%
As % of the General category 24.00% 5.38% 3.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 9 17
10th Percentile £375 £423 £274
25th Percentile £422 £463 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £485 £438
Median % change year-on-year -7.22% +10.86% -12.50%
75th Percentile £488 £538 £500
90th Percentile £569 £557 £510
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £450 £485 £444
% change year-on-year -7.22% +9.30% -11.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.00
Median % change year-on-year - +40.63% +77.78%
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - £45.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - +40.63% +77.78%

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 350 186 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 53.93% 52.84% 55.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 146 343
10th Percentile £326 £280 £238
25th Percentile £413 £363 £345
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £463 £451 £425
Median % change year-on-year +2.48% +6.19% +6.25%
75th Percentile £525 £538 £494
90th Percentile £632 £638 £569
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 10 35
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.92 £9.00
25th Percentile £12.06 £11.34 £10.86
Median hourly rate £14.49 £16.00 £15.00
Median % change year-on-year -9.44% +6.67% +13.21%
75th Percentile £19.75 £46.25 £17.75
90th Percentile £39.50 £49.35 £32.05
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.00 £15.25
% change year-on-year -17.68% +11.48% +9.63%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Daily rate trend for Automotive in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Automotive in Milton Keynes over the 6 months to 26 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Automotive in Milton Keynes

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Hourly rate trend for Automotive in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 26 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 48 (57.14%) Presentation Skills
2 42 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 36 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (32.14%) Project Delivery
5 24 (28.57%) Business Case
5 24 (28.57%) E-Commerce
6 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (26.19%) Project Management
8 19 (22.62%) Finance
9 16 (19.05%) Waterfall
10 12 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
12 9 (10.71%) Migration
12 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
13 8 (9.52%) Supplier Management
13 8 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
13 8 (9.52%) JIRA
13 8 (9.52%) Retail
13 8 (9.52%) SAP
13 8 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
14 7 (8.33%) OO
14 7 (8.33%) ITIL
14 7 (8.33%) SQL
14 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
15 6 (7.14%) Process Improvement
15 6 (7.14%) Decision-Making
15 6 (7.14%) Problem-Solving
15 6 (7.14%) Data Modelling
15 6 (7.14%) Microsoft

Automotive
Co-occurring 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 3 (3.57%) Confluence
1 3 (3.57%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.38%) SPSS
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.95%) AWS
2 4 (4.76%) Power Platform
3 1 (1.19%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (1.19%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) Firewall
2 1 (1.19%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.76%) Power BI
2 4 (4.76%) QlikView
3 3 (3.57%) Big Data
3 3 (3.57%) Data Lake
3 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2017
5 1 (1.19%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) JIRA
General
1 48 (57.14%) Presentation Skills
2 42 (50.00%) Social Skills
3 19 (22.62%) Finance
4 8 (9.52%) Retail
5 5 (5.95%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 3 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.57%) Marketing
7 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (46.43%) Project Manager
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
2 15 (17.86%) Business Analyst
3 8 (9.52%) Architect
3 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce Manager
3 8 (9.52%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 8 (9.52%) IT Manager
3 8 (9.52%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 7 (8.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (5.95%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.95%) Test Manager
6 4 (4.76%) Applications Manager
6 4 (4.76%) Applications Project Manager
6 4 (4.76%) Developer
7 3 (3.57%) ITIL Manager
7 3 (3.57%) SAP Manager
7 3 (3.57%) Systems Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) SOAP
2 3 (3.57%) REST
3 2 (2.38%) .NET
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (1.19%) J2EE
4 1 (1.19%) Middleware
4 1 (1.19%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.38%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.19%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.19%) Windows
1 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (32.14%) Project Delivery
3 24 (28.57%) Business Case
3 24 (28.57%) E-Commerce
4 23 (27.38%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (26.19%) Project Management
6 16 (19.05%) Waterfall
7 12 (14.29%) Scaled Agile Framework
8 10 (11.90%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (11.90%) PRINCE2
9 9 (10.71%) Business Analysis
9 9 (10.71%) Migration
10 8 (9.52%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
10 8 (9.52%) Supplier Management
11 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.33%) ITIL
11 7 (8.33%) OO
12 6 (7.14%) Data Modelling
12 6 (7.14%) Information Management
12 6 (7.14%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.33%) SQL
2 5 (5.95%) Java
3 2 (2.38%) C#
3 2 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (5.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.38%) CISM
2 2 (2.38%) CRISC
2 2 (2.38%) ISEB
3 1 (1.19%) AAT
3 1 (1.19%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.57%) QA
2 2 (2.38%) GDPR
2 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (1.19%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (9.52%) SAP
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.95%) Oracle
4 4 (4.76%) IBM
5 3 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.19%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.19%) VMware