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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 25 37 41
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 8 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 3.00% 1.53% 1.33%
As % of the General category 9.30% 5.32% 4.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 5
Median daily rate £525 - £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 0
Median hourly rate £10.30 £45.22 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-77.22% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%

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
86 94 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.21% 28.83% 32.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 65 104
Median daily rate £460 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £208 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £625 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £43.75 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-74.10% +217.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 4 £525 -
Bedford - 1 - -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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 (50.00%) Logistics
2 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (20.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) Advertising
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Change Management
5 1 (10.00%) Publishing
5 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
5 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (10.00%) People Management
5 1 (10.00%) Source to Pay
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
5 1 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (10.00%) LSMW
5 1 (10.00%) Information Management
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) 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 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
1 1 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP PP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LSMW
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (10.00%) Publishing
3 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Consultant
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP PP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP WM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mathematics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Logistics
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) B2B
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
3 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
3 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (10.00%) Information Management
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) People Management
3 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (10.00%) Project Management
3 1 (10.00%) Source to Pay
3 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (10.00%) Ariba
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle