Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 879 811 904
Rank change year-on-year -68 +93 -33
Contract jobs citing FlexRay 7 21 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.022% 0.001%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.051% 0.16% 0.006%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 14 0
UK median daily rate - £340 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £340 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 0
UK median hourly rate £27.61 £21.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.45% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.61 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year +31.45% - -

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 13,718 12,983 16,974
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.26% 13.64% 15.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,429 7,810 10,281
UK median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £200 £205 £223
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +2.60% +2.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 765 765 789
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -22.00% +19.42%
10th Percentile £12.20 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.70 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% -24.00% +19.05%

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 19 July 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for FlexRay in the UK

FlexRay
Top 8 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 19 July 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
UK excluding London -25 7 - - 12
England -62 7 - - 12
Midlands -15 5 - - 9
West Midlands -12 4 - - 8
East Midlands -10 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - - 1
North of England - 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 July 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 7 (100.00%) Automotive
2 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (42.86%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
4 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
4 2 (28.57%) C
4 2 (28.57%) Electronics
4 2 (28.57%) Simulink
4 2 (28.57%) Python
4 2 (28.57%) JIRA
4 2 (28.57%) Mechatronics
4 2 (28.57%) GitHub
4 2 (28.57%) GitLab
4 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) Numerical Analysis
5 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (14.29%) Use Case
5 1 (14.29%) Android
5 1 (14.29%) Semantic Web
5 1 (14.29%) LTE
5 1 (14.29%) Telematics
5 1 (14.29%) SPARQL
5 1 (14.29%) Hadoop

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 2 (28.57%) Simulink
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (14.29%) Stateflow
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Ethernet
2 1 (14.29%) 3G
2 1 (14.29%) LTE
2 1 (14.29%) PuTTY
2 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Blockchain
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) GitLab
1 2 (28.57%) JIRA
2 1 (14.29%) CANoe
2 1 (14.29%) ClearQuest
2 1 (14.29%) CruiseControl
2 1 (14.29%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (14.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 7 (100.00%) Automotive
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Hardware Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (14.29%) Infotainment
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
2 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Mechatronics
4 1 (14.29%) CAD
4 1 (14.29%) Creative Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Machine Learning
4 1 (14.29%) Numerical Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Parallel Programming
4 1 (14.29%) Physics
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) RDF
4 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Schematic Capture
4 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma
4 1 (14.29%) Telematics
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) MATLAB
2 3 (42.86%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) Python
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) Kotlin
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Master's Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 1 (14.29%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
1 1 (14.29%) ISO 26262
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) EMC
1 1 (14.29%) IBM
1 1 (14.29%) Mentor Graphics
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) QNX