Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 24 May 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
England > North West
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 195 187 240
Rank change year-on-year -8 +53 -29
Contract jobs citing Automotive 25 20 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.43% 0.37% 0.026%
As % of the General category 1.46% 1.13% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 9 1
North West median daily rate £475 £550 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.64% +83.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £364 £156 £275
90th Percentile £600 £605 £325
England median daily rate £450 £383 £413
% change year-on-year +17.65% -7.27% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 1
North West median hourly rate £13.50 £12.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -68.75% -
England median hourly rate £37.00 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +13.85% -7.14% +11.32%

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 the North West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,709 1,777 2,545
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 29.36% 32.65% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,034 1,036 1,576
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £256 £225 £255
90th Percentile £579 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 79 107 97
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £26.83 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.73% -2.44% -
10th Percentile £12.31 £11.33 £13.25
90th Percentile £43.20 £52.70 £47.66
England median hourly rate £26.78 £25.00 £26.88
% change year-on-year +7.10% -6.99% +19.46%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the North West over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the North West over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in the North West

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 May 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
Manchester -28 11 £343 -39.11% 23
Cheshire -11 8 £525 +159.26% 7
Merseyside - 5 £400 - 6
Cumbria - 1 - -
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 North West region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 6 (24.00%) SQL
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 5 (20.00%) DevOps
3 4 (16.00%) Terraform
3 4 (16.00%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (16.00%) Puppet
3 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
3 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (16.00%) Ansible
3 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
3 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby
3 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (16.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) Linux
3 4 (16.00%) Python
4 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
4 3 (12.00%) C++
4 3 (12.00%) .NET
4 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (12.00%) MISRA
4 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 3 (12.00%) SDLC

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) CATIA
1 1 (4.00%) Simulink
1 1 (4.00%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) DELMIA
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (12.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (12.00%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (4.00%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) Power BI
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (16.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (16.00%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) CANoe
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) Selenium
2 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (20.00%) Retail
2 4 (16.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Aerospace
3 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 1 (4.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) Applications Support
1 5 (20.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) SQL Support Analyst
1 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (12.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Programmer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 1 (4.00%) Unix
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) DevOps
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (12.00%) Coaching
3 3 (12.00%) Embedded Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) SDLC
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) BDD
5 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.00%) CAD
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (4.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) OO
5 1 (4.00%) PLM
5 1 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (4.00%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (16.00%) C
3 4 (16.00%) Python
3 4 (16.00%) Ruby
4 3 (12.00%) C++
5 1 (4.00%) Ada
5 1 (4.00%) MATLAB
5 1 (4.00%) PHP
5 1 (4.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (4.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) MISRA
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) Ansible
1 4 (16.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (16.00%) Puppet
1 4 (16.00%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft