The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Birmingham region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 46 49 38
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 15 7 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.12% 1.17% 3.01%
As % of the General category 6.44% 3.47% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Average daily rate
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£550 £463 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.91% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £393 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £655 £533 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £30.00 - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.75 £37.80 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-18.65% +30.34%
General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
233 202 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.91% 33.72% 40.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 117 152
Average daily rate £325 £400 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +7.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £283 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 10
Average hourly rate £33.50 £16.20 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+106.79% -37.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £11.00 £11.26
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £34.20 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Manufacturing
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

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 2014, 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 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
3 5 (25.00%) Advertising
3 5 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (25.00%) ERP
4 4 (20.00%) Logistics
5 3 (15.00%) Marketing
5 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (15.00%) Electronics
5 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
5 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
6 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Pascal
6 2 (10.00%) SAP SD
6 2 (10.00%) DTV
6 2 (10.00%) Change Management
6 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (10.00%) .NET
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
6 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) Delphi
6 2 (10.00%) Migration
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (10.00%) SAP ERP
2 2 (10.00%) SAP SD
2 2 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.00%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (10.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (5.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Advertising
3 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (10.00%) Retail
5 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (5.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 4 (20.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Delphi Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Technical Architect
5 1 (5.00%) C# Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.00%) IT Director
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) ERP Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Manager
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) WCF
2 1 (5.00%) WPF
2 1 (5.00%) LINQ
2 1 (5.00%) jQuery
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) CSS3
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (25.00%) ERP
2 4 (20.00%) Logistics
3 3 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) Change Management
4 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 2 (10.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (5.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Workflow
5 1 (5.00%) Validation
5 1 (5.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) C#
1 2 (10.00%) Delphi
1 2 (10.00%) Pascal
2 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) SAP
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.00%) Oracle
3 2 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.00%) Pegasus
4 1 (5.00%) Wonderware
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