The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 57 60 55
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 21 10 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.92% 1.22% 1.69%
As % of the General category 4.84% 3.40% 3.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 9
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£438 £393 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.46% -1.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £173 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £483 £525 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £29.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+10.25% -10.00%
Manufacturing
North West

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

General Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
434 294 389
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.71% 35.81% 47.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 164 203
Average daily rate £425 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £235 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 25
Average hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -44.54%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Macclesfield +1 9 £450 -14.28%
Alderley Edge - 2 - -
Warrington - 2 - - 1
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 31 (59.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (30.77%) Project Management
4 14 (26.92%) QlikView
5 13 (25.00%) GMP
6 11 (21.15%) SAP
7 9 (17.31%) ETL
7 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (15.38%) ERP
9 7 (13.46%) Informatica
9 7 (13.46%) Process Management
9 7 (13.46%) Finance
10 6 (11.54%) Legal
10 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.54%) Oracle
10 6 (11.54%) Data Conversion
10 6 (11.54%) Data Reconciliation
11 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
11 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
11 5 (9.62%) Wonderware
11 5 (9.62%) SCADA
11 5 (9.62%) QA
11 5 (9.62%) GAMP
12 4 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
12 4 (7.69%) Regression Testing
12 4 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 4 (7.69%) GxP
12 4 (7.69%) PMI
12 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 (1.92%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (5.77%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.92%) SAP MII
2 1 (1.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.92%) SaaS
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon ELB
1 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudFormation
1 1 (1.92%) Virtual Private Cloud
1 1 (1.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
1 1 (1.92%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 1 (1.92%) AWS CloudTrail
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (26.92%) QlikView
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) Data Mining
3 1 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) JUnit
1 1 (1.92%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.92%) Maven
1 1 (1.92%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.92%) Eclipse RCP
1 1 (1.92%) Gradle
General
1 31 (59.62%) Pharmaceutical
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Legal
4 2 (3.85%) Retail
5 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.38%) Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Developer
4 6 (11.54%) Consultant
5 5 (9.62%) Architect
5 5 (9.62%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
6 4 (7.69%) Functional Analyst
6 4 (7.69%) Agile Project Manager
7 3 (5.77%) Quality Manager
7 3 (5.77%) .NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Manager
8 2 (3.85%) Project Leader
8 2 (3.85%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.85%) QlikView Developer
8 2 (3.85%) QlikView Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) VB.NET Developer
8 2 (3.85%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) .NET
2 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.92%) JSON
3 1 (1.92%) WPF
3 1 (1.92%) HTML5
3 1 (1.92%) OSGi
3 1 (1.92%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.92%) SignalR
3 1 (1.92%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.54%) Data Conversion
2 5 (9.62%) SCADA
3 4 (7.69%) Informatics
3 4 (7.69%) Life Science
3 4 (7.69%) PMI
4 2 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.92%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.92%) User Experience
5 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (1.92%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (36.54%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (30.77%) Project Management
3 9 (17.31%) ETL
3 9 (17.31%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.38%) ERP
5 7 (13.46%) Process Management
6 6 (11.54%) Data Reconciliation
7 5 (9.62%) Mentoring
7 5 (9.62%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (7.69%) Lean Manufacturing
8 4 (7.69%) Coaching
8 4 (7.69%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Test Scripting
8 4 (7.69%) Six Sigma
8 4 (7.69%) Regression Testing
8 4 (7.69%) Risk Management
9 3 (5.77%) Validation
9 3 (5.77%) Agile Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) SQL
1 4 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.85%) VB.NET
2 2 (3.85%) C
3 1 (1.92%) C#
3 1 (1.92%) C++
3 1 (1.92%) Java
3 1 (1.92%) ABAP
3 1 (1.92%) Python
3 1 (1.92%) Ruby
3 1 (1.92%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (25.00%) GMP
2 5 (9.62%) GAMP
2 5 (9.62%) QA
3 4 (7.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (7.69%) GxP
3 4 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) Puppet
1 1 (1.92%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (21.15%) SAP
2 7 (13.46%) Informatica
3 6 (11.54%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.54%) Oracle
4 5 (9.62%) Wonderware
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