Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 8 August 2020 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 > South East
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 162 275 283
Rank change year-on-year +113 +8 +21
Contract jobs citing Automotive 26 85 99
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 0.52% 0.58% 0.59%
As % of the General category 1.60% 1.67% 1.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 54 72
Median daily rate £430 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.18% +7.59% -1.25%
10th Percentile £363 £276 £275
90th Percentile £493 £518 £525
England median daily rate £400 £423 £428
% change year-on-year -5.44% -1.05% +10.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 7
Median hourly rate £48.75 £20.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +143.75% -45.21% +4.29%
10th Percentile £43.38 £15.75 £12.90
90th Percentile £53.13 £53.75 £45.00
England median hourly rate £50.00 £40.50 £31.61
% change year-on-year +23.46% +28.14% -2.75%

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,626 5,101 5,769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 32.76% 34.58% 34.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 939 2,763 3,250
Median daily rate £450 £450 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.65% +1.18%
10th Percentile £238 £269 £258
90th Percentile £615 £625 £588
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 216 182
Median hourly rate £30.29 £30.50 £28.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.70% +7.96% +41.25%
10th Percentile £12.77 £12.50 £13.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.50 £52.35
Median hourly rate £31.39 £23.07 £22.93
% change year-on-year +36.09% +0.59% +4.70%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Automotive as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Automotive in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Automotive in the South East over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Automotive in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the South East region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
Thames Valley +82 22 £425 -2.86% 17
Buckinghamshire +44 16 £450 - 9
Berkshire +77 5 £420 -2.33% 4
Surrey +68 3 £430 +22.86% 1
Hampshire +48 1 £430 +7.50% 4
Oxfordshire +45 1 £350 +84.21% 4
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 South East region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
2 7 (26.92%) Requirements Gathering
3 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 5 (19.23%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) AWS
5 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
5 4 (15.38%) User Experience
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (15.38%) Project Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
6 3 (11.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
6 3 (11.54%) Middleware
6 3 (11.54%) Finance
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
6 3 (11.54%) Python
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
7 2 (7.69%) Data Transformation
7 2 (7.69%) Data Governance
7 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Spark
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.85%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) AWS
2 2 (7.69%) Azure
2 2 (7.69%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (3.85%) GCP
3 1 (3.85%) Office 365
3 1 (3.85%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) Power BI
2 2 (7.69%) Snowflake Schema
3 1 (3.85%) Big Data
3 1 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (3.85%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.85%) LabVIEW
General
1 7 (26.92%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Finance
3 2 (7.69%) Aerospace
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Analyst
1 8 (30.77%) Business Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Developer
2 4 (15.38%) Digital Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Digital Business Analyst
2 4 (15.38%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Product Owner
4 2 (7.69%) Architect
4 2 (7.69%) Business Developer
4 2 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (7.69%) CRM Manager
4 2 (7.69%) CRM Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Product Owner
4 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Product Owner
5 1 (3.85%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (3.85%) C++ Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Change Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Data Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) REST
2 1 (3.85%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
3 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) Linux
1 1 (3.85%) Windows
1 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Requirements Gathering
2 7 (26.92%) Waterfall
3 6 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) Analytics
5 4 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (15.38%) Data Modelling
5 4 (15.38%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (15.38%) Migration
5 4 (15.38%) Project Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Scrum
5 4 (15.38%) Test Automation
6 3 (11.54%) CRM
6 3 (11.54%) ETL
6 3 (11.54%) Scaled Agile Framework
7 2 (7.69%) Change Management
7 2 (7.69%) Data Mapping
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Telematics
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Python
1 3 (11.54%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) C++
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) Scala
2 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) PMP
2 1 (3.85%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
1 1 (3.85%) Firmware
1 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
1 1 (3.85%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) IBM
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
2 2 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
3 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Hyperion
3 1 (3.85%) NetApp
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.85%) Talend
3 1 (3.85%) VMware
3 1 (3.85%) Zscaler