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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 29 40 30
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 7 5 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.07% 1.31% 1.12%
As % of the General category 7.95% 3.91% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 1
Average daily rate - £538 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +72.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.22 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
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
88 128 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 26.04% 33.60% 34.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 108 64
Average daily rate £450 £450 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £365 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £563 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 1 4
Average hourly rate £45.11 £13.80 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+226.88% -61.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £13.80 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.78 £13.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 2 - - 2
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (53.85%) SAP
2 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
3 5 (38.46%) SAP ERP
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
3 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
4 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
4 4 (30.77%) Validation
4 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
4 4 (30.77%) Information Security
4 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
4 4 (30.77%) ABAP
4 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
4 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (30.77%) User Experience
4 4 (30.77%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (23.08%) SAPUI5
5 3 (23.08%) Rational Rhapsody
5 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
5 3 (23.08%) Degree
5 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (23.08%) Ada
5 3 (23.08%) C++
5 3 (23.08%) UML
5 3 (23.08%) BAPI
5 3 (23.08%) Legal
6 2 (15.38%) Change Management
6 2 (15.38%) QAD

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (15.38%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 5 (38.46%) SAP ERP
2 2 (15.38%) MFGPRO
2 2 (15.38%) SAP PP
3 1 (7.69%) SAP FI
3 1 (7.69%) SAP MM
3 1 (7.69%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SAP HANA
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (7.69%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
2 1 (7.69%) Lumira
2 1 (7.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Rational DOORS
2 3 (23.08%) Rational Rhapsody
3 2 (15.38%) VectorCAST
4 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Aerospace
3 3 (23.08%) Legal
4 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Principal Software Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) SAP Functional Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) SAP PP Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) ERP Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Architect
4 1 (7.69%) SAP BW Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) SAP PI Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SAP PP Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) SAP Fiori
2 3 (23.08%) BAPI
2 3 (23.08%) SAPUI5
3 2 (15.38%) SAP PI
3 2 (15.38%) SOAP
3 2 (15.38%) Web Services
3 2 (15.38%) WSDL
3 2 (15.38%) XML
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) MFC
4 1 (7.69%) SAP Smart Forms
4 1 (7.69%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (30.77%) User Experience
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 4 (30.77%) Programme Management
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) Software Engineering
3 3 (23.08%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) BPEL
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (15.38%) Change Management
4 2 (15.38%) Document Management
4 2 (15.38%) Logistics
4 2 (15.38%) OO
4 2 (15.38%) OOD
4 2 (15.38%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (7.69%) Signal Processing
5 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) ABAP
2 3 (23.08%) Ada
2 3 (23.08%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) MATLAB
3 1 (7.69%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) SC Cleared
1 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) QAD
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £35 to £45 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £40 to £50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago