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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 30 54 29
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -25
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 11 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 2.95% 0.20% 1.54%
As % of the General category 7.75% 0.51% 4.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
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£333 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £48.37 - £12.01
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £29.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -10.00%
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
142 196 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 38.07% 38.58% 32.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 135 38
Average daily rate £375 £440 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £329 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £538 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 9
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.50 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.58% +56.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £12.30 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.43 £28.80 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 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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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 - 7 £333 -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) MFGPRO
3 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
4 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (16.67%) QAD
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (16.67%) Kanban
4 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 2 (16.67%) SaaS
4 2 (16.67%) ABAP
4 2 (16.67%) OO
4 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
4 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 2 (16.67%) SAP PP
5 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (8.33%) B2B
5 1 (8.33%) MS Access
5 1 (8.33%) CRM

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) MFGPRO
2 2 (16.67%) SAP PP
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP QM
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (8.33%) Rational Rhapsody
2 1 (8.33%) VectorCAST
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) EDI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP EDI Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) SAP Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Data Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Information Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) EDI
1 1 (8.33%) EDIFACT
1 1 (8.33%) cXML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (16.67%) Kanban
3 2 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 2 (16.67%) Document Management
3 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) OO
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) E-Procurement
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) ABAP
2 1 (8.33%) Ada
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) C++
2 1 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) DO-178B
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) QAD
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Ariba
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