The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 41 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 18 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.44% 1.30% 0.92%
As % of the General category 6.92% 4.12% 3.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 1
Average daily rate
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£475 £413 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% -25.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 £30.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.33% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.11%
Manufacturing
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
260 243 195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.28% 31.64% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 151 126
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 5
Average hourly rate £25.25 £30.00 £23.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.83% +29.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.75 £21.01 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £175.00 £53.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the Birmingham region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Birmingham region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 8 (23.53%) SAP
2 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 5 (14.71%) SQL
4 5 (14.71%) Retail
5 4 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
5 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (11.76%) ABAP
6 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (8.82%) Life Science
6 3 (8.82%) Publishing
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.88%) SAP ALE
7 2 (5.88%) Electronics
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.88%) Marketing
7 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (5.88%) DTV
7 2 (5.88%) Web Dynpro

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 (2.94%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.94%) FileNet
1 1 (2.94%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.94%) Eikon
3 1 (2.94%) SAP MM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP PP
3 1 (2.94%) SAP PM
3 1 (2.94%) SAP QM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) VPN
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) IPsec
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.94%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.94%) LSMW
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 5 (14.71%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.82%) Publishing
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Automotive
5 2 (5.88%) Electronics
6 1 (2.94%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Developer
3 5 (14.71%) Project Manager
3 5 (14.71%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Major Incident Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Architect
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Manager
5 2 (5.88%) ABAP Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) SQL Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Applications Support
5 2 (5.88%) Dynamics AX Consultant
6 1 (2.94%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) Web Dynpro
1 2 (5.88%) SAP Smart Forms
1 2 (5.88%) BAPI
1 2 (5.88%) SAP ALE
2 1 (2.94%) SAP PI
2 1 (2.94%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
2 1 (2.94%) EDI
2 1 (2.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Life Science
1 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.88%) DTV
3 1 (2.94%) VAX
3 1 (2.94%) SCADA
3 1 (2.94%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.94%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
1 1 (2.94%) VMS
1 1 (2.94%) OpenVMS
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.82%) Problem Management
4 3 (8.82%) Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 2 (5.88%) ITIL
5 2 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.94%) Project Management
6 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
6 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.94%) Data Security
6 1 (2.94%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.94%) CRM
6 1 (2.94%) ERP
6 1 (2.94%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 4 (11.76%) ABAP
3 2 (5.88%) SAPscript
4 1 (2.94%) DCL
4 1 (2.94%) X++
4 1 (2.94%) Apex Code
4 1 (2.94%) VBA
4 1 (2.94%) Pascal
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) C#
4 1 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.94%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (2.94%) CCNP
1 1 (2.94%) CCNA
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.94%) ISEB Practitioner
1 1 (2.94%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 8 (23.53%) SAP
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.82%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco
4 1 (2.94%) IBM
4 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.94%) Reuters
4 1 (2.94%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.94%) Wonderware
4 1 (2.94%) SEEBURGER
4 1 (2.94%) F5
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