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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 48 52 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -17
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 15 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.94% 0.94% 1.61%
As % of the General category 6.17% 2.68% 4.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Average daily rate
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£275 £575 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.17% +67.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £403 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £695 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.10 £33.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +0.76%
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
243 224 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.35% 35.22% 38.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 124 89
Average daily rate £375 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £168 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Average hourly rate £18.75 £32.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.30% -12.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -3.84%

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 2 June 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 2 June 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 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
2 7 (29.17%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (20.83%) DTV
4 5 (20.83%) Electronics
4 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (20.83%) Marketing
4 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (12.50%) SQL
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco
6 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (12.50%) Life Science
6 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.33%) F5
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
7 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (8.33%) Retail
7 2 (8.33%) Logistics
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (8.33%) CCNP
7 2 (8.33%) CCNA

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (4.17%) FileNet
1 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (20.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.17%) SAP QM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP APO
2 1 (4.17%) SAP SD
2 1 (4.17%) SAP MM
2 1 (4.17%) SAP SCM
2 1 (4.17%) Eikon
2 1 (4.17%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (8.33%) VPN
1 2 (8.33%) Firewall
1 2 (8.33%) IPsec
2 1 (4.17%) LDAP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SAP BI
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (29.17%) Telecoms
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
2 5 (20.83%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Retail
3 2 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.17%) Automotive
4 1 (4.17%) Front Office
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Major Incident Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Incident Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Business Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Delivery Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) HTML
1 1 (4.17%) XMPP
1 1 (4.17%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) DTV
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (12.50%) Life Science
3 1 (4.17%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) VAX
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) UNIX
1 1 (4.17%) AIX
1 1 (4.17%) VMS
1 1 (4.17%) OpenVMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.83%) Programme Management
2 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.83%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
5 2 (8.33%) Logistics
5 2 (8.33%) ITIL
5 2 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
6 1 (4.17%) Project Management
6 1 (4.17%) Process Management
6 1 (4.17%) CRM
6 1 (4.17%) Six Sigma
6 1 (4.17%) Business Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Lean Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C
2 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.17%) PHP
2 1 (4.17%) Pascal
2 1 (4.17%) DCL
2 1 (4.17%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.33%) CCNP
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB
2 1 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (4.17%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 3 (12.50%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (8.33%) F5
3 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Nortel
4 1 (4.17%) IBM
4 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Avaya
4 1 (4.17%) Reuters
4 1 (4.17%) Yahoo!
4 1 (4.17%) Verint
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