Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 6 months to 21 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
England > South West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 187 189 215
Rank change year-on-year +2 +26 -27
Contract jobs citing Automotive 23 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.41% 0.25% 0.14%
As % of the General category 1.21% 0.81% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 7 6
South West median daily rate £550 £320 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +71.88% -22.42% -
10th Percentile £348 £266 £278
90th Percentile £675 £475 £463
England median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 2
South West median hourly rate £44.00 £55.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +29.41% +49.12%
10th Percentile £22.15 £32.50 £41.25
90th Percentile £77.50 £77.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £31.31 £36.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year -13.03% -2.04% +14.84%

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 West with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1902 1723 2039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 33.69% 30.20% 31.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1234 1389
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
10th Percentile £256 £238 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £532
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 66 92 122
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £41.12
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.72% -15.49% +44.28%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.65 £16.25
90th Percentile £56.88 £49.70 £55.00
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

Automotive
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings citing Automotive as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in the South West over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Automotive in the South West

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Wiltshire +5 11 £550 - 2
Bristol -7 5 £375 +11.94% 1
Gloucestershire - 2 - - 1
Somerset - 1 - - 1
Devon - 1 £588 - 1
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 South West region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 8 (34.78%) SAP
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 7 (30.43%) SAP MM
2 7 (30.43%) Project Management
3 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 6 (26.09%) Aerospace
4 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 5 (21.74%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (21.74%) SAP CO
4 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
4 5 (21.74%) Degree
5 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
5 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
5 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
5 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
5 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
5 4 (17.39%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) Maximo
5 4 (17.39%) Legal
6 3 (13.04%) HTML
6 3 (13.04%) CSS
6 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) PMI
6 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
6 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (13.04%) People Management
6 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
6 3 (13.04%) Organisational Learning
7 2 (8.70%) UX Design
7 2 (8.70%) Human Factors

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (4.35%) AutoCAD
1 1 (4.35%) CATIA
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.35%) Pro/ENGINEER
1 1 (4.35%) PTC Creo
1 1 (4.35%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 7 (30.43%) SAP MM
2 5 (21.74%) SAP CO
2 5 (21.74%) SAP FI
2 5 (21.74%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (17.39%) Maximo
4 1 (4.35%) SAP GTS
4 1 (4.35%) SAP SD
4 1 (4.35%) SAP WM
4 1 (4.35%) Teamcenter
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (34.78%) Manufacturing
2 6 (26.09%) Aerospace
3 5 (21.74%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Legal
5 2 (8.70%) Advertising
5 2 (8.70%) Games
5 2 (8.70%) Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Consultant
1 5 (21.74%) SAP Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Project Manager
2 4 (17.39%) SAP MM Consultant
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Manager
2 4 (17.39%) Senior Project Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (13.04%) SAP Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) SAP CO Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) SAP FI Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) SAP FI Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) SAP MM Analyst
3 3 (13.04%) Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) C++ Software Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Human Factors Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Usability Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) SAP SD Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) CSS
1 3 (13.04%) HTML
2 2 (8.70%) CSS3
2 2 (8.70%) HTML5
2 2 (8.70%) React
3 1 (4.35%) jQuery
3 1 (4.35%) Node.js
3 1 (4.35%) Vue (Vue.js)
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) PMI
2 2 (8.70%) User Experience
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
3 1 (4.35%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 4 (17.39%) Process Improvement
3 4 (17.39%) Project Governance
3 4 (17.39%) Project Planning
3 4 (17.39%) Software Engineering
4 3 (13.04%) Front End Development
4 3 (13.04%) Organisational Learning
4 3 (13.04%) People Management
4 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.70%) Coaching
5 2 (8.70%) ERP
5 2 (8.70%) Human Factors
5 2 (8.70%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (8.70%) Usability Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) UX Design
6 1 (4.35%) CAE
6 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.35%) EAM
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) C++
2 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.70%) C
3 2 (8.70%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) Ada
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) PMI Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Master's Degree
3 2 (8.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (8.70%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (4.35%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) Data Quality
1 1 (4.35%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) SAP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.35%) Siemens