The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Automotive in contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Automotive over the 3 months to 22 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 88 80
Rank change year-on-year +8 -8  
Contract jobs citing Automotive 10 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.81% 0.54% 1.08%
As % of the General category 2.12% 2.01% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 3
Median daily rate £343 £195 £260
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +75.64% -25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £195 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £195 £372
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £410 £375
% change year-on-year -2.43% +9.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.75 £36.50 £34.50
% change year-on-year -10.27% +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 Surrey with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 471 349 446
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 38.23% 27.16% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 347 233 229
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 17
Median hourly rate £21.50 £35.00 £46.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.57% -24.32%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.00 £14.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.00 £52.19
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 Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey 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 Surrey

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Automotive in Surrey

Automotive
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Automotive in Surrey over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Automotive in Surrey

Automotive
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Automotive in Surrey

Automotive
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Automotive within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 22 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
Woking +1 4 £393 -
Leatherhead - 1 - -
Automotive
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Surrey region with a requirement for Automotive.

1 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) MISRA
2 5 (31.25%) FlexRay
2 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
2 5 (31.25%) Aerospace
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 3 (18.75%) ISO 26262
4 3 (18.75%) GIS
4 3 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (18.75%) User Experience
4 3 (18.75%) Economics
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
5 2 (12.50%) C
5 2 (12.50%) UML
5 2 (12.50%) IEC 61508
5 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
5 2 (12.50%) Time Management
5 2 (12.50%) Electronics
5 2 (12.50%) SysML
6 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
6 1 (6.25%) SAP VC
6 1 (6.25%) Xilinx
6 1 (6.25%) Finance
6 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
6 1 (6.25%) Drupal
6 1 (6.25%) Kanban

Automotive
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (6.25%) Drupal
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CATIA
1 1 (6.25%) Simulink
1 1 (6.25%) Solid Edge
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP PP
1 1 (6.25%) SAP VC
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (31.25%) Ethernet
1 5 (31.25%) FlexRay
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) GIS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Ant
1 1 (6.25%) CANoe
General
1 5 (31.25%) Aerospace
2 2 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Data Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Designer
2 3 (18.75%) UX Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Prototyper
3 2 (12.50%) UI Designer
3 2 (12.50%) UI Prototyper
3 2 (12.50%) UI/UX Designer
3 2 (12.50%) UI/UX Prototyper
3 2 (12.50%) UX Prototyper
4 1 (6.25%) Embedded C Software Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) FPGA Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Intranet Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) SAP PP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (6.25%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (6.25%) Verilog
2 1 (6.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Mathematics
1 4 (25.00%) Prototyping
1 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (18.75%) Economics
2 3 (18.75%) Rapid Prototyping
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Fault Management
3 2 (12.50%) SysML
3 2 (12.50%) Time Management
3 2 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) CAD
4 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (6.25%) Kanban
4 1 (6.25%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Statistical Modelling
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Embedded C
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C
3 1 (6.25%) MATLAB
3 1 (6.25%) Perl
3 1 (6.25%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) MISRA
2 3 (18.75%) ISO 26262
3 2 (12.50%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (6.25%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) EMC
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Xilinx