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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 60 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 10 22 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.30% 2.93% 1.96%
As % of the General category 4.03% 8.43% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 8
Median daily rate £415 £300 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.33% -46.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £155 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £540 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.44 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-4.58% -0.19%
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
248 261 234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.12% 34.80% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 183 183 145
Median daily rate £375 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £218 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £384
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 3
Median hourly rate £36.50 £15.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.48% -91.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-8.88% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Birmingham region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 July 2016.

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 29 July 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 5 (35.71%) Finance
3 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
4 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (21.43%) Demand Management
4 3 (21.43%) LIMS
4 3 (21.43%) Publishing
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (21.43%) ABAP
4 3 (21.43%) EDI
4 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 3 (21.43%) SAP PM
4 3 (21.43%) Retail
4 3 (21.43%) LSMW
4 3 (21.43%) Billing
4 3 (21.43%) Logistics
4 3 (21.43%) Marketing
4 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
5 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 2 (14.29%) LAN
5 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (14.29%) CCNP
5 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (14.29%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) Electronics
5 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
6 1 (7.14%) Network Security

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (7.14%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SAP PM
2 2 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (7.14%) Teamcenter
3 1 (7.14%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (7.14%) PBX
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) LSMW
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Billing
2 3 (21.43%) Marketing
2 3 (21.43%) Publishing
2 3 (21.43%) Retail
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Automotive
4 1 (7.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) SAP PM Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.14%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Report Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Report Writer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) EDI
2 1 (7.14%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) LIMS
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 3 (21.43%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (21.43%) Data Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Demand Management
2 3 (21.43%) Logistics
2 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Project Planning
3 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Business Process Improvement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) ABAP
2 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) CCNP
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Puppet
1 1 (7.14%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Apple
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) VMware