Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for FlexRay skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FlexRay over the 6 months to 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

FlexRay
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 892 862 897
Rank change year-on-year -30 +35 -15
Contract jobs citing FlexRay 8 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.014% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.059% 0.10% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 1
UK median daily rate £386 £360 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% -10.00% +2.56%
UK excluding London median daily rate £386 £360 £400
% change year-on-year +7.22% -10.00% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £30.31 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.22% -24.23% +27.23%
10th Percentile £29.98 £30.31 £32.75
90th Percentile £48.03 £30.31 £47.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £30.31 £40.00
% change year-on-year +40.22% -24.23% +27.23%

FlexRay is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 13,617 13,543 16,382
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.20% 13.65% 15.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,209 8,258 9,981
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £188 £220
90th Percentile £608 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 684 729 838
UK median hourly rate £19.19 £19.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.01% -20.83% +20.00%
10th Percentile £12.20 £11.20 £11.72
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £19.13 £25.00
% change year-on-year -0.65% -23.50% +25.00%

FlexRay
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FlexRay as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FlexRay in the UK

FlexRay
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for FlexRay in the UK

FlexRay
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for FlexRay in the UK

FlexRay
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing FlexRay over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for FlexRay in the UK

FlexRay
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FlexRay within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 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
England -10 8 £386 +7.22% 15
UK excluding London -37 7 £386 +7.22% 16
South East -8 3 £386 +7.22%
North of England - 2 - - 5
Midlands -20 1 - - 2
West Midlands -25 1 - - 2
North East - 1 - - 5
North West - 1 - -
London - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 8

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FlexRay 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 with a requirement for FlexRay.

1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
1 5 (62.50%) ISO 26262
2 4 (50.00%) Rational Team Concert
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 4 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Automotive
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (25.00%) CANoe
3 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) C
4 1 (12.50%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) VB
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
4 1 (12.50%) Simulink
4 1 (12.50%) Stateflow
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) LabVIEW
4 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
4 1 (12.50%) QA
4 1 (12.50%) JTAG
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing

FlexRay
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (12.50%) Simulink
1 1 (12.50%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Rational Team Concert
2 2 (25.00%) CANoe
3 1 (12.50%) LabVIEW
General
1 4 (50.00%) Automotive
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (37.50%) Junior
2 3 (37.50%) Junior Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Electronics Test Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Device Driver
1 1 (12.50%) Embedded Systems
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (50.00%) Requirements Engineering
1 4 (50.00%) Requirements Management
1 4 (50.00%) Software Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C
1 2 (25.00%) Embedded C
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
2 1 (12.50%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO 26262
2 1 (12.50%) JTAG
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) IBM