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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 63 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 8 18 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 2.36% 1.08%
As % of the General category 2.79% 6.69% 3.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 4
Median daily rate £400 £163 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% -71.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £377 £150 £403
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £333 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £20.25 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.25 £29.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+7.75% -13.43%
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
287 269 218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.87% 35.26% 33.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 186 136
Median daily rate £375 £365 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £220 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.50 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+141.93% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £13.70 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £34.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.38 £22.67 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -9.34%

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
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 June 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 7 (53.85%) SAP
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Electronics
4 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Logistics
4 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (23.08%) SAP PM
4 3 (23.08%) LSMW
4 3 (23.08%) Billing
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 3 (23.08%) LIMS
4 3 (23.08%) Publishing
4 3 (23.08%) ABAP
4 3 (23.08%) EDI
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Demand Management
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow
6 1 (7.69%) Validation
6 1 (7.69%) Automotive
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (23.08%) SAP PM
2 1 (7.69%) Teamcenter
2 1 (7.69%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) LAN
2 1 (7.69%) PBX
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) LSMW
General
1 7 (53.85%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Billing
4 3 (23.08%) Electronics
4 3 (23.08%) Publishing
5 1 (7.69%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (23.08%) SAP PM Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) DBA
3 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support
3 1 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Report Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Report Writer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Support
3 1 (7.69%) Senior IT Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) EDI
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) LIMS
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Integration Testing
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Demand Management
2 3 (23.08%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Logistics
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Change Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) PLM
3 1 (7.69%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Validation
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) ABAP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) SAP
2 1 (7.69%) Apple
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle