Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 868 872 894
Rank change year-on-year +4 +22 -5
Contract jobs citing FlexRay 8 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.003% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.057% 0.019% 0.057%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
UK median daily rate £360 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £400 -
% change year-on-year -10.00% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 8
UK median hourly rate £30.31 £40.00 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.23% +27.23% -29.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.31 £40.00 £31.44
% change year-on-year -24.23% +27.23% -29.35%

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 13982 15569 15891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.63% 15.29% 14.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8585 9424 9232
UK median daily rate £400 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £180 £213 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 711 800 985
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.56% +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £11.04 £11.72 £11.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £48.84 £45.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £24.15 £20.50
% change year-on-year -21.33% +17.80% -2.38%

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
Top 5 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 17 December 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
UK excluding London +17 6 £360 -10.00% 3
England -15 6 £360 -10.00% 3
South East -12 5 £360 -10.00%
Midlands +27 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing FlexRay also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for FlexRay.

1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
1 8 (100.00%) Simulink
2 7 (87.50%) MATLAB
2 7 (87.50%) ISO 26262
2 7 (87.50%) MISRA
2 7 (87.50%) C
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
3 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (62.50%) SysML
4 5 (62.50%) Fault Management
4 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
4 5 (62.50%) UML
4 5 (62.50%) CANoe
5 2 (25.00%) VectorCAST
5 2 (25.00%) Stateflow
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
5 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (25.00%) R
5 2 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (25.00%) German Language
6 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development

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 8 (100.00%) Simulink
2 2 (25.00%) Stateflow
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) CANoe
2 2 (25.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 8 (100.00%) Automotive
2 2 (25.00%) German Language
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Software Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Engineer
2 7 (87.50%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Development Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Development Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 5 (62.50%) Fault Management
2 5 (62.50%) SysML
2 5 (62.50%) UML
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Static Code Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Embedded Software Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C
1 7 (87.50%) MATLAB
2 5 (62.50%) Embedded C
3 2 (25.00%) Assembly Language
3 2 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (25.00%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (87.50%) ISO 26262
1 7 (87.50%) MISRA