Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 25 July 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 50 62
Rank change year-on-year +13 +12 0
Contract jobs citing Automotive 24 18 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.33% 2.42% 0.48%
As % of the General category 8.05% 5.70% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 3 2
Northamptonshire median daily rate £215 £375 £625
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -42.67% -40.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £145 £235 £568
90th Percentile £350 £415 £683
East Midlands median daily rate £340 £325 £475
% change year-on-year +4.62% -31.58% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - £54.50 -
East Midlands median hourly rate £34.75 £54.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -36.24% +36.25% +135.29%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 298 316 391
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 41.33% 42.53% 46.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 229 284
Northamptonshire median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £235 £306 £263
90th Percentile £538 £576 £565
East Midlands median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.81% - -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £13.86 £54.50 £13.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.57% +298.61% -17.90%
10th Percentile £12.79 £25.63 £9.60
90th Percentile £14.93 £76.75 £17.24
East Midlands median hourly rate £20.55 £17.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year +20.85% +41.67% +0.33%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Northamptonshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Northamptonshire

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Northamptonshire

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Northamptonshire

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 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
Northampton +25 23 £210 -44.00%
Corby - 1 £440 -
Automotive
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Degree
3 10 (41.67%) Unified Communications
3 10 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (41.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 10 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 9 (37.50%) FlexRay
4 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
5 8 (33.33%) PLM
5 8 (33.33%) ERP
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (29.17%) Cisco
6 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
6 7 (29.17%) Project Management
6 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
7 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
7 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
7 6 (25.00%) MATLAB
7 6 (25.00%) Simulink
7 6 (25.00%) Validation
7 6 (25.00%) C++
8 5 (20.83%) MCP
8 5 (20.83%) CCNA
8 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (16.67%) High Availability
9 4 (16.67%) Clustering
9 4 (16.67%) Data Centre

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 6 (25.00%) Simulink
2 3 (12.50%) TargetLink
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) Unified Communications
2 9 (37.50%) FlexRay
General
1 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) IT Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Applications Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Automotive Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Business IT Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) IT Business Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Coordinator
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Lean Consultant
8 1 (4.17%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (8.33%) PMI
4 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 10 (41.67%) Data Loss Prevention
2 10 (41.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 10 (41.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
4 8 (33.33%) ERP
4 8 (33.33%) PLM
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
5 7 (29.17%) PRINCE2
5 7 (29.17%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) Asset Management
6 6 (25.00%) Data Protection
6 6 (25.00%) Validation
7 5 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (16.67%) High Availability
8 4 (16.67%) SDLC
9 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 2 (8.33%) Coaching
9 2 (8.33%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (25.00%) C++
1 6 (25.00%) MATLAB
2 3 (12.50%) C
2 3 (12.50%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 11 (45.83%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (29.17%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (20.83%) CCNA
4 5 (20.83%) MCP
5 3 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (8.33%) CCIE
6 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 2 (8.33%) PMI Certification
6 2 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (8.33%) VCAP
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (4.17%) MCDST
7 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) IEC 61508
1 3 (12.50%) ISO 26262
1 3 (12.50%) MISRA
1 3 (12.50%) MISRA C
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Cisco
3 2 (8.33%) SAP
3 2 (8.33%) VMware
4 1 (4.17%) NetApp
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy