The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 68 68
Rank change year-on-year +12 0  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 1 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.17% 0.34% 0.12%
As % of the General category 0.38% 0.88% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £325 £410 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.73% +49.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £414 £381
% change year-on-year -3.32% +8.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +2.73% +4.28%  

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 Reading with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 260 339 325
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 44.44% 38.97% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 163 133
Median daily rate £450 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £175 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.40% +40.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £16.72 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £25.00 £35.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Reading

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

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
1 1 (100.00%) Economics
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Economics
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree