The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 36 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 8 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.04% 0.88% 3.13%
As % of the General category 5.67% 2.36% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 4
Average daily rate
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£550 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +162.29%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.17 £34.50 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-21.26% +40.81%
Manufacturing
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
141 127 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 35.97% 37.24% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 82 42
Average daily rate £450 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £364 £216 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £558 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 5
Average hourly rate £32.50 £40.00 £26.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +49.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.41 £20.00 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £23.86 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -5.52%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the Bedfordshire region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Bedfordshire region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +2 7 £550 - 5
Bedford - - - - 2
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Manufacturing.

1 7 (70.00%) SAP
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Electronics
3 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 4 (40.00%) DTV
3 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (40.00%) Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (30.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
4 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
4 3 (30.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) Web Services
4 3 (30.00%) XML
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (20.00%) Internet
5 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 2 (20.00%) hybris

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Manufacturing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 4 (40.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (10.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) DHCP
2 1 (10.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 4 (40.00%) Electronics
1 4 (40.00%) Telecoms
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
1 4 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Data Architect
2 3 (30.00%) Information Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Web Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Web Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Hardware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Web Services
1 3 (30.00%) XML
2 2 (20.00%) JSON
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (20.00%) REST
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (30.00%) Data Modelling
3 3 (30.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) Information Architecture
3 3 (30.00%) Data Governance
3 3 (30.00%) Analytics
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) MVC
5 1 (10.00%) DevOps
5 1 (10.00%) Software Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) UML
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) C++
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) Ruby
1 1 (10.00%) Golang
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) VCP4
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) SAP
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) KANA
3 2 (20.00%) hybris
4 1 (10.00%) IBM
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