The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 55 43 33
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.86% 1.68% 1.48%
As % of the General category 4.30% 8.14% 5.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate
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£388 £214 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+81.28% -57.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £31.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-15.07% -14.28%
Manufacturing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
93 86 96
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.09% 20.67% 28.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 50 29
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £285 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the Cambridge region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Cambridge region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (40.00%) Retail
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) RAD
3 4 (26.67%) SAP
3 4 (26.67%) Electronics
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
3 4 (26.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (20.00%) EMC
4 3 (20.00%) GPRS
4 3 (20.00%) GSM
4 3 (20.00%) Python
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) C#
4 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) Linux
5 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
5 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (13.33%) Finance
5 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Security
6 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 (6.67%) SAS
Business Applications
1 4 (26.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) GPRS
1 3 (20.00%) GSM
2 1 (6.67%) LAN
2 1 (6.67%) WAN
General
1 6 (40.00%) Retail
2 4 (26.67%) Electronics
3 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 1 (6.67%) General Ledger
4 1 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Security Manager
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Manager
4 2 (13.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) SAP Security Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Statistical Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Programmer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) DTV
1 1 (6.67%) Statistics
1 1 (6.67%) Streaming Music
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 5 (33.33%) RAD
2 5 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) CRM
4 3 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (13.33%) SAP Security
6 1 (6.67%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
6 1 (6.67%) Software Engineering
6 1 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) Market Research
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (6.67%) Programme Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C#
1 3 (20.00%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SAS Macro
2 1 (6.67%) C++
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) RHCE
1 1 (6.67%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (6.67%) CDISC
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) SAP
2 3 (20.00%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) NetApp
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat