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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 37 24 53
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +29
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.15% 3.49% 0.20%
As % of the General category 5.48% 9.60% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £425 £341 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.54% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £45.43 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +33.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
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
73 125 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 20.92% 36.34% 38.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 76 131
Median daily rate £450 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £519 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 6
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

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 26 September 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 -12 3 £425 +24.54%
Bedford - 1 £425 -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (55.56%) SAP
2 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
2 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
2 4 (44.44%) SAP PP
2 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
2 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
2 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 4 (44.44%) LSMW
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
4 2 (22.22%) C
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (11.11%) NFC
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (11.11%) DO-254
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
5 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (11.11%) Subversion
5 1 (11.11%) Validation
5 1 (11.11%) VHDL
5 1 (11.11%) Verilog
5 1 (11.11%) Java

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 (11.11%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) SAP CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI
1 4 (44.44%) SAP FI/CO
1 4 (44.44%) SAP MM
1 4 (44.44%) SAP PP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Ethernet
1 1 (11.11%) NFC
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) LSMW
2 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) SAP MM Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) SAP WM Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) SAP PP Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Firmware Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Management Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Oracle Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) Real Time Embedded Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Real Time Embedded Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Real Time Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Real Time Software Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) SAP CO Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) SAP EWM Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI Consultant
5 1 (11.11%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
1 1 (11.11%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 1 (11.11%) Verilog
1 1 (11.11%) VHDL
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) OOD
3 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
3 1 (11.11%) UML
3 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) C
3 1 (11.11%) Ada
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
3 1 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (11.11%) MATLAB
3 1 (11.11%) Perl
3 1 (11.11%) Python
3 1 (11.11%) Tcl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) DO-254
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) SAP
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle