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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 60 49 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 10 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.29% 2.51% 1.97%
As % of the General category 3.58% 5.74% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 2
Median daily rate £225 £425 £243
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +75.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £320 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £450 £257
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.97 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+0.10% -4.85%
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
279 401 280
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.09% 43.73% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 224 155
Median daily rate £415 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £310 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £511 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +3.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 18 18
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.57% -55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 23 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 3 £200 - 1
Sandbach +1 1 £300 -
Macclesfield -2 1 £450 -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 6 (31.58%) .NET
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
4 4 (21.05%) SAP
4 4 (21.05%) C#
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
5 3 (15.79%) MS Access
5 3 (15.79%) ERP
5 3 (15.79%) Java
5 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 3 (15.79%) PHP
5 3 (15.79%) SQL
5 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Finance
5 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
5 3 (15.79%) Agile Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Retail
5 3 (15.79%) Web Development
5 3 (15.79%) Conflict Management
6 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (36.84%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
3 1 (5.26%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) MPLS
2 1 (5.26%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MS Access
3 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.26%) Jenkins
1 1 (5.26%) JIRA
1 1 (5.26%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.26%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Retail
2 2 (10.53%) Aerospace
2 2 (10.53%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (5.26%) Billing
3 1 (5.26%) French Language
3 1 (5.26%) Front Office
3 1 (5.26%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) C# Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
3 3 (15.79%) .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Excel Developer
3 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
3 3 (15.79%) Test Manager
3 3 (15.79%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (10.53%) Application Development Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Application Development Project Manager
4 2 (10.53%) Business Development Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Development Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Development Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Software Development Business Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Transformation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (31.58%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.26%) .NET Remoting
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
2 1 (5.26%) NHibernate
2 1 (5.26%) WCF
2 1 (5.26%) Web Services
2 1 (5.26%) WinForms
2 1 (5.26%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Digital Media
2 1 (5.26%) Life Science
2 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) CRM
2 4 (21.05%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Agile Testing
3 3 (15.79%) Conflict Management
3 3 (15.79%) ERP
3 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
3 3 (15.79%) Web Development
4 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Asset Management
5 1 (5.26%) Automated Testing
5 1 (5.26%) Change Management
5 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
5 1 (5.26%) MVC
5 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) C#
2 3 (15.79%) Java
2 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) PHP
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.26%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) SAP
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
4 1 (5.26%) Apple
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) Google
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