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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 51 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +11
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.79% 0.80% 1.34%
As % of the General category 4.60% 2.73% 4.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 1
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £421 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.04% -0.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £32.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% +12.06%
Manufacturing
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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
87 110 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 17.09% 29.41% 32.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 42 86
Average daily rate £368 £300 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.50% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £250 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £417 £449
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 23
Average hourly rate £39.50 £11.25 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+251.11% -71.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £10.45 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £108.80 £35.88 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014, 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 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) CAD
2 4 (28.57%) SolidWorks
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Advertising
4 2 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
4 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 2 (14.29%) HP
4 2 (14.29%) Nortel
4 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 2 (14.29%) MPLS
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) C#
5 1 (7.14%) SQL
5 1 (7.14%) .NET
5 1 (7.14%) MS Project
5 1 (7.14%) MS Office
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Linux

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Project
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.14%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) LAN
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
1 2 (14.29%) SAN
1 2 (14.29%) MPLS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.14%) QlikView
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
2 1 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Design Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Author
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Author
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Release Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Writer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) CAD Designer
3 1 (7.14%) CAD Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) VMS
1 1 (7.14%) CentOS
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) CAD
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Release Management
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Implementation
4 1 (7.14%) Unit Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (7.14%) Workflow
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) C#
1 1 (7.14%) SQL
1 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) SolidWorks
3 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (14.29%) HP
3 2 (14.29%) Nortel
3 2 (14.29%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
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