The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cambridge region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 40 40 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 7 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.61% 1.24% 0.88%
As % of the General category 8.75% 4.72% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +73.91%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £401
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.34%
General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
80 106 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.35% 26.37% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 75
Average daily rate £375 £369 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.69% +15.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £263 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £485 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 24
Average hourly rate £40.00 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £44.75 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Manufacturing
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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 22 July 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 22 July 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 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) CAD
2 4 (30.77%) SolidWorks
3 3 (23.08%) Advertising
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
4 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (15.38%) Firewall
4 2 (15.38%) MPLS
4 2 (15.38%) LAN
4 2 (15.38%) WAN
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Nortel
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) SAP WM
5 1 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) SQL
5 1 (7.69%) .NET
5 1 (7.69%) MS Project
5 1 (7.69%) MS Office
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 1 (7.69%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (7.69%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
1 2 (15.38%) MPLS
1 2 (15.38%) LAN
1 2 (15.38%) WAN
1 2 (15.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (7.69%) QlikView
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (23.08%) Advertising
2 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Design Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 3 (23.08%) Mechanical Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Author
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Author
3 1 (7.69%) Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) CAD Designer
3 1 (7.69%) CAD Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) VMS
1 1 (7.69%) CentOS
1 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) CAD
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) ERP
3 1 (7.69%) Workflow
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) SolidWorks
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Nortel
3 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
4 1 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
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