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 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 56 55 45
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 7 3 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.93% 0.46% 2.09%
As % of the General category 2.89% 1.39% 5.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £450 £304
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +48.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.25 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £33.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -20.45%
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
242 216 217
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.18% 33.33% 34.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 153 110
Average daily rate £375 £370 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% -6.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £150 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 11
Average hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -31.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.71 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.20 £46.80 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

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 24 October 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 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Advertising
3 4 (19.05%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (14.29%) Electronics
4 3 (14.29%) Logistics
4 3 (14.29%) ERP
5 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
5 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.52%) C#
5 2 (9.52%) Delphi
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
5 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) Change Management
5 2 (9.52%) Pascal
5 2 (9.52%) SAP SD
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (9.52%) FMCG
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (9.52%) SAP SD
3 1 (4.76%) SAP WM
3 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (4.76%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
1 4 (19.05%) Advertising
2 3 (14.29%) Electronics
3 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
4 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (4.76%) Aerospace
4 1 (4.76%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Consultant
1 4 (19.05%) Developer
2 3 (14.29%) Architect
2 3 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
3 2 (9.52%) SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.76%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) FMCG
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) DTV
2 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (14.29%) ERP
1 3 (14.29%) Logistics
2 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
2 2 (9.52%) Programme Management
2 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (9.52%) Change Management
2 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
3 1 (4.76%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (4.76%) Product Management
3 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
3 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.76%) Data Transformation
3 1 (4.76%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.76%) Workflow
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
3 1 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (4.76%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) C#
1 2 (9.52%) Delphi
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
1 2 (9.52%) Pascal
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) SAP
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 2 (9.52%) Business Objects
4 1 (4.76%) Pegasus
4 1 (4.76%) Cincom
4 1 (4.76%) Wonderware
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Rate: £350 - £355 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
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Rate: £41 - £500 per day
Posted: 26 days ago