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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 24 32 48
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +16
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 8 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.91% 1.70% 0.48%
As % of the General category 11.27% 5.56% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £525 £526 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.09% +27.39%
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £388 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £10.30 £50.78 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-79.71% +49.35%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +41.50%
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
71 90 135
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 25.82% 30.61% 32.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 47 111
Median daily rate £425 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 21 5
Median hourly rate £11.32 £35.00 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.65% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.46 £50.78 £45.43
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +14.76%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 4 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +6 4 £525 - 1
Bedford - 1 - -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 5 (41.67%) Logistics
2 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 3 (25.00%) SAP CO
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
3 3 (25.00%) SAP MM
3 3 (25.00%) SAP PP
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 3 (25.00%) LSMW
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
4 2 (16.67%) Advertising
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) Publishing
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (8.33%) Retail
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) MS Office
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Ariba
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (8.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
1 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 3 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 3 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 3 (25.00%) SAP MM
1 3 (25.00%) SAP PP
2 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle iProcurement
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) LSMW
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (8.33%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 4 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP MM Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP PP Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) SAP WM Consultant
4 2 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Logistics
2 4 (33.33%) Migration
3 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (8.33%) Information Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) People Management
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Source to Pay
5 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Ariba
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle