The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 52 52 55
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 17 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.16% 1.17% 1.59%
As % of the General category 7.69% 4.70% 6.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
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£500 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.64% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £345 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £505 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
- -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 6
Average hourly rate £35.00 - £32.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 - £26.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.80 - £33.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -20.00%
Manufacturing
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
221 149 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.08% 24.92% 24.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 66 109
Average daily rate £366 £389 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.78% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £525 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 23
Average hourly rate £42.50 £42.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +28.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.10 £33.50 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.90 £50.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.68 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.39% +2.22%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +6 7 £450 +5.88% 6
Ely - - - -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 13 (40.63%) SAP
2 10 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 9 (28.13%) Retail
3 9 (28.13%) SAP MRS
4 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) SQL
5 5 (15.63%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (12.50%) .NET
6 4 (12.50%) ITIL
6 4 (12.50%) ERP
6 4 (12.50%) Change Management
6 4 (12.50%) Advertising
7 3 (9.38%) Validation
7 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (9.38%) Firewall
7 3 (9.38%) ITSM
7 3 (9.38%) UNIX
7 3 (9.38%) Oracle
7 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Procure-to-pay
7 3 (9.38%) Korn
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) Release Management
7 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (6.25%) Computer Science

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (31.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (28.13%) SAP MRS
3 5 (15.63%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.38%) Firewall
2 2 (6.25%) SAN
2 2 (6.25%) LAN
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 2 (6.25%) MPLS
3 1 (3.13%) 2G
3 1 (3.13%) Wireless
3 1 (3.13%) DHCP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) 3G
3 1 (3.13%) DECT
3 1 (3.13%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) TETRA
3 1 (3.13%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.13%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Visual Studio
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (3.13%) SoapUI
1 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 4 (12.50%) Advertising
3 2 (6.25%) Electronics
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Finance
4 1 (3.13%) Automotive
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Developer
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 4 (12.50%) Consultant
4 3 (9.38%) SAP Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Project Manager
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Tester
6 1 (3.13%) Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.13%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Business Developer
6 1 (3.13%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.13%) SOAP
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) UNIX
2 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Project Management
1 5 (15.63%) SAP Implementation
2 4 (12.50%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) ERP
2 4 (12.50%) Change Management
3 3 (9.38%) Validation
3 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (9.38%) ITSM
3 3 (9.38%) Procure-to-pay
3 3 (9.38%) Release Management
3 3 (9.38%) Unit Testing
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (6.25%) Demand Forecasting
4 2 (6.25%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.25%) Software Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (3.13%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Korn
3 2 (6.25%) Perl
3 2 (6.25%) C#
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) Java
4 1 (3.13%) Python
4 1 (3.13%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 3 (9.38%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) ISEB
2 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) SAP
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Nortel
4 2 (6.25%) Juniper
4 2 (6.25%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) SolidWorks
5 1 (3.13%) EMC