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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 48 50 47
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 5 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.84% 0.18% 0.85%
As % of the General category 2.09% 0.47% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£450 - £750
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £438 £400
% change year-on-year
-6.28% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +18.64%
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
239 213 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 40.03% 37.37% 32.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 135 70
Average daily rate £370 £340 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.82% +4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £179 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £510 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Average hourly rate £13.00 £11.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.18% -37.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £6.84 £9.12 £6.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £16.50 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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
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 30 January 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 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Electronics
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (20.00%) Automotive
3 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (20.00%) DTV
3 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (20.00%) FMCG
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SCM
4 1 (10.00%) Product Management
4 1 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 1 (10.00%) Office 365
4 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
4 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (10.00%) SAP WM
4 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SCM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP WM
2 1 (10.00%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (30.00%) Electronics
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Automotive
2 2 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Supply Chain Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Service Design Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Software Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) SAP WM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Delivery Project Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
3 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) DTV
1 2 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) UNIX
1 1 (10.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Programme Management
1 2 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (10.00%) Product Management
2 1 (10.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (10.00%) Data Transformation
2 1 (10.00%) Benchmarking
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) ERP
2 1 (10.00%) Logistics
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) PLM
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 1 (10.00%) Cincom
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