Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 18 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 181 183 197
Rank change year-on-year +2 +14 -
Contract jobs citing Automotive 3 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.060% 0.023% 0.064%
As % of the General category 0.14% 0.060% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 3
Scotland median daily rate £300 £375 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £240 £363 £314
90th Percentile £330 £388 £621
UK median daily rate £405 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +1.25% +1.27% +6.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £37.50
UK median hourly rate £31.41 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -14.54% -2.00% +16.28%

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 Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2189 1653 3259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.97% 37.75% 52.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 1118 899 1574
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £259 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £467 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 24 62
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £29.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.54% -4.10% +48.78%
10th Percentile £11.30 £9.84 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.50 £41.90 £45.93
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in Scotland

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Scotland

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Scotland

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Edinburgh - 3 £300 -
Automotive
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Packer
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) QA Tester
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Ansible
1 1 (33.33%) Packer
1 1 (33.33%) Terraform