Period
to 19 August 2018

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 19 August 2018 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 162 188 184
Rank change year-on-year +26 -4 +13
Contract jobs citing Automotive 50 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.91% 0.20% 0.34%
As % of the General category 2.66% 0.61% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 7 8
South West median daily rate £425 £500 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +21.21% -
10th Percentile £357 £304 £310
90th Percentile £488 £594 £475
England median daily rate £433 £380 £400
% change year-on-year +13.82% -5.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 6
South West median hourly rate £50.00 £43.75 £47.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.41% +11.18%
10th Percentile £47.50 £23.05 £32.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £77.13
England median hourly rate £30.61 £32.50 £39.20
% change year-on-year -5.83% -17.09% +16.84%

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 1,877 1,806 1,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 34.31% 32.96% 29.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,183 1,206 1,260
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £250 £250
90th Percentile £575 £556 £553
England median daily rate £475 £468 £450
% change year-on-year +1.60% +3.89% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 57 115
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.59% +1.28% +5.41%
10th Percentile £15.48 £12.77 £12.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.00 £52.00
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -1.96% +8.51% +4.44%

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 19 August 2018.

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
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 19 August 2018. 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 - 38 £425 - 5
Gloucestershire 0 5 - - 5
Bristol -12 5 £375 - 8
Dorset - 1 - - 2
Automotive
England

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 45 (90.00%) Manufacturing
2 21 (42.00%) Business Intelligence
2 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
4 19 (38.00%) People Management
5 17 (34.00%) Visualisation
6 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (26.00%) User Stories
8 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (22.00%) Dimensional Modelling
8 11 (22.00%) Data Mining
8 11 (22.00%) Data Science
9 10 (20.00%) Logistics
10 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (14.00%) Virtual Team
11 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
11 7 (14.00%) Finance
11 7 (14.00%) Aerospace
11 7 (14.00%) MOLAP
11 7 (14.00%) ROLAP
11 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (12.00%) Legal
12 6 (12.00%) Requirements Management
12 6 (12.00%) Functional Testing
13 5 (10.00%) DO-254
13 5 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
13 5 (10.00%) Electronics
13 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
13 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (10.00%) SAP

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.00%) CICS
1 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (2.00%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) CATIA
2 2 (4.00%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 4 (8.00%) SAP MM
2 2 (4.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (28.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (22.00%) Data Mining
3 7 (14.00%) MOLAP
3 7 (14.00%) ROLAP
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (6.00%) SQL Server 2016
5 2 (4.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) MySQL
6 1 (2.00%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.00%) Grunt
3 1 (2.00%) PostCSS
3 1 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (2.00%) webpack
General
1 45 (90.00%) Manufacturing
2 7 (14.00%) Aerospace
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 6 (12.00%) Legal
4 5 (10.00%) Electronics
5 1 (2.00%) Avionics
5 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 21 (42.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Systems Analyst
4 10 (20.00%) Business Systems Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Logistics Analyst
5 8 (16.00%) Logistics Business Analyst
6 7 (14.00%) Developer
7 5 (10.00%) Design Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Electronics Design Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Digital Design Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) SAP CO Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP FI Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) SAP MM Consultant
9 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Flash
2 2 (4.00%) CSS
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.00%) Dapper ORM
3 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
3 1 (2.00%) HTML5
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) LAMP
3 1 (2.00%) LESS
3 1 (2.00%) NHibernate
3 1 (2.00%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 21 (42.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Virtual Team
3 4 (8.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) zOS
2 1 (2.00%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.00%) Business Intelligence
2 20 (40.00%) Problem-Solving
3 19 (38.00%) People Management
4 17 (34.00%) Visualisation
5 13 (26.00%) User Stories
6 11 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (22.00%) Data Science
6 11 (22.00%) Dimensional Modelling
7 10 (20.00%) Logistics
8 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (14.00%) Test Scripting
10 6 (12.00%) Functional Testing
10 6 (12.00%) Requirements Management
11 5 (10.00%) Schematic Capture
12 4 (8.00%) Project Management
12 4 (8.00%) Target Operating Model
12 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
13 3 (6.00%) Data Architecture
13 3 (6.00%) Data Cleansing
13 3 (6.00%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.00%) R
2 2 (4.00%) COBOL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL
3 1 (2.00%) C++
3 1 (2.00%) Embedded C++
3 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) Degree
1 2 (4.00%) PMP
1 2 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.00%) DO-254
2 4 (8.00%) Data Quality
3 2 (4.00%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.00%) SAP
3 4 (8.00%) EMC
4 2 (4.00%) Siemens
5 1 (2.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.00%) Zend