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 3 months to 26 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
England / South East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 224 244 192
Rank change year-on-year +20 -52  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 24 34 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.31% 0.39% 0.77%
As % of the General category 0.85% 1.23% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 20 51
Median daily rate £370 £409 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.48% -3.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £400 £388
% change year-on-year -0.93% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £36.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year +4.10% +5.79%  

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 the South East with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2815 2770 3263
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 36.13% 31.42% 34.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1551 1580 1760
Median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.79% +1.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 105 96 95
Median hourly rate £20.00 £21.18 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.54% +3.29%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.06 £10.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.60 £52.50 £47.80
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 the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the South East over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in the South East

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +8 10 £343 +75.64% 2
Buckinghamshire -25 5 £463 +12.80% 3
Hampshire +8 3 £394 -21.25% 8
Oxfordshire -3 2 £400 - 4
Berkshire +13 1 £325 -12.75% 7
Kent - 1 £275 - 1
West Sussex - 1 - - 1
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 South East region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 13 (24.53%) Finance
2 13 (24.53%) Degree
3 9 (16.98%) SQL
4 8 (15.09%) Project Management
4 8 (15.09%) B2C
5 6 (11.32%) .NET
5 6 (11.32%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
5 6 (11.32%) MVC
5 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
5 6 (11.32%) MISRA
6 5 (9.43%) FlexRay
6 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
6 5 (9.43%) German Language
6 5 (9.43%) Aerospace
6 5 (9.43%) C
6 5 (9.43%) OO
6 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
7 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
7 4 (7.55%) Embedded C
7 4 (7.55%) SAP
7 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) C++
7 4 (7.55%) Oracle
7 4 (7.55%) GIS
7 4 (7.55%) Management Information System

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 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.89%) CMS
2 1 (1.89%) Drupal
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (1.89%) CATIA
1 1 (1.89%) Fireworks
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.89%) Simulink
1 1 (1.89%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.89%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.89%) SAP SCM
1 1 (1.89%) SAP VC
1 1 (1.89%) StreamServe
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.89%) Office 365
3 1 (1.89%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
1 5 (9.43%) FlexRay
2 1 (1.89%) Intranet
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
2 1 (1.89%) VPN
2 1 (1.89%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) GIS
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
2 2 (3.77%) Robot Framework
2 2 (3.77%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.89%) Ant
3 1 (1.89%) Bitbucket
3 1 (1.89%) CANoe
3 1 (1.89%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 14 (26.42%) Retail
2 13 (24.53%) Finance
3 5 (9.43%) Aerospace
3 5 (9.43%) German Language
4 4 (7.55%) Banking
5 3 (5.66%) Electronics
6 2 (3.77%) Advertising
6 2 (3.77%) French Language
6 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.89%) Legal
7 1 (1.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Analyst
2 9 (16.98%) Project Manager
3 8 (15.09%) Developer
4 4 (7.55%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Data Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Designer
4 4 (7.55%) Embedded Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Software Engineer
4 4 (7.55%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) UX Designer
6 2 (3.77%) Applications Engineer
6 2 (3.77%) Information Officer
6 2 (3.77%) IT Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Prototyper
6 2 (3.77%) Security Officer
6 2 (3.77%) UI Designer
6 2 (3.77%) UI Prototyper
6 2 (3.77%) UI/UX Prototyper
6 2 (3.77%) UX Prototyper
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) .NET
2 4 (7.55%) .NET Framework
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (7.55%) Entity Framework
2 4 (7.55%) jQuery
3 3 (5.66%) AngularJS
3 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 3 (5.66%) Fluent NHibernate
3 3 (5.66%) HTML
3 3 (5.66%) KnockoutJS
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (3.77%) CSS
5 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (1.89%) Castle Windsor
5 1 (1.89%) HTML5
5 1 (1.89%) LINQ
5 1 (1.89%) Qt
5 1 (1.89%) SAP TM
5 1 (1.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Computer Science
1 4 (7.55%) Management Information System
2 3 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) Infotainment
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.89%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (1.89%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.89%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.89%) PMI
3 1 (1.89%) Verilog
3 1 (1.89%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.66%) Windows
2 1 (1.89%) Linux
2 1 (1.89%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (15.09%) B2C
2 8 (15.09%) Project Management
3 6 (11.32%) MVC
3 6 (11.32%) Software Engineering
3 6 (11.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.43%) Mathematics
4 5 (9.43%) OO
5 4 (7.55%) Economics
5 4 (7.55%) Kanban
5 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.55%) Prototyping
5 4 (7.55%) Scrum
5 4 (7.55%) SDLC
5 4 (7.55%) Systems Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Web Development
6 3 (5.66%) OOP
6 3 (5.66%) TDD
6 3 (5.66%) UML
Programming Languages
1 9 (16.98%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) C#
2 6 (11.32%) JavaScript
3 5 (9.43%) C
4 4 (7.55%) C++
4 4 (7.55%) Embedded C
5 3 (5.66%) PL/SQL
5 3 (5.66%) Python
5 3 (5.66%) TypeScript
5 3 (5.66%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.77%) Java
7 1 (1.89%) ABAP
7 1 (1.89%) C++/CLI
7 1 (1.89%) Embedded C++
7 1 (1.89%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.89%) Perl
7 1 (1.89%) Tcl
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (24.53%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) PMP
3 2 (3.77%) CISM
3 2 (3.77%) CISSP
4 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.32%) MISRA
2 3 (5.66%) ISO 26262
3 2 (3.77%) COBIT
3 2 (3.77%) IEC 61508
4 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (1.89%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (7.55%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle
1 4 (7.55%) SAP
2 2 (3.77%) EMC
3 1 (1.89%) Freescale
3 1 (1.89%) PayPal
3 1 (1.89%) Pega
3 1 (1.89%) WorldPay
3 1 (1.89%) Xilinx
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