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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 57 56 42
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 9 4 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.18% 0.62% 2.57%
As % of the General category 3.61% 1.83% 6.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 3
Average daily rate
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£413 £450 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £450 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £655
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £28.25 - £26.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.85 - £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.65 - £31.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £26.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+10.37% -15.20%
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
249 218 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.68% 34.01% 37.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 153 153 129
Average daily rate £350 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £150 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 12
Average hourly rate £30.00 £12.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -36.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £11.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £175.00 £43.10 £35.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

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 1 October 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 1 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 (44.44%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 4 (22.22%) Advertising
3 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (16.67%) Logistics
4 3 (16.67%) Electronics
4 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
5 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Delphi
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Pascal
5 2 (11.11%) SAP SD
5 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
5 2 (11.11%) Retail
5 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (11.11%) FMCG
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
6 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
6 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (22.22%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (11.11%) SAP SD
3 1 (5.56%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (5.56%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
2 1 (5.56%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
1 4 (22.22%) Advertising
2 3 (16.67%) Electronics
3 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 2 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
4 1 (5.56%) Automotive
4 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Consultant
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) SAP SD Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Delphi Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP SD/MM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Analyst Developer
4 1 (5.56%) IT Director
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SAP WM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAP Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Logistics
1 3 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (11.11%) Change Management
2 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.56%) Performance Management
3 1 (5.56%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
3 1 (5.56%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (5.56%) PLM
3 1 (5.56%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Risk Management
3 1 (5.56%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Delphi
1 2 (11.11%) Pascal
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C#
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) SAP
2 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Business Objects
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Wonderware
4 1 (5.56%) Cincom
4 1 (5.56%) Pegasus
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