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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 59 64 58
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 11 9 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.40% 1.14% 0.56%
As % of the General category 3.18% 3.01% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 2
Average daily rate
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£370 £526 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.69% +45.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £507 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £545 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.17 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.38% +52.17%
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
346 299 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.02% 37.94% 33.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 202 144 121
Average daily rate £410 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.33% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £262 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 35 28
Average hourly rate £14.81 £35.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.70% +35.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £25.04 £8.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £55.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +5 6 - - 2
Chester - 3 £290 -
Crewe - - - - 8
Sandbach - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (30.30%) ERP
3 9 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
4 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
5 7 (21.21%) UNIX
5 7 (21.21%) .NET
6 6 (18.18%) Oracle
6 6 (18.18%) SAP
6 6 (18.18%) Retail
6 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
7 5 (15.15%) Advertising
7 5 (15.15%) Linux
7 5 (15.15%) WAN
7 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
7 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (12.12%) Banking
8 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
8 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (12.12%) JD Edwards
8 4 (12.12%) PMI
8 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
8 4 (12.12%) GMP
8 4 (12.12%) GxP
8 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.12%) UML
8 4 (12.12%) LAN
8 4 (12.12%) Process Management
8 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.12%) Informatics

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 3 (9.09%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.03%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Node.js
2 1 (3.03%) IIS
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (27.27%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (9.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.03%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (3.03%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.15%) WAN
2 4 (12.12%) LAN
3 3 (9.09%) Internet
3 3 (9.09%) Wireless
3 3 (9.09%) Network Security
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle Discoverer
1 3 (9.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (3.03%) LSMW
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (33.33%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.18%) Retail
4 5 (15.15%) Advertising
5 4 (12.12%) Banking
5 4 (12.12%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 8 (24.24%) Business Analyst
3 6 (18.18%) Architect
3 6 (18.18%) Administrator
4 5 (15.15%) Consultant
5 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (12.12%) Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (3.03%) Project Support Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) IT Architect
8 1 (3.03%) Linux Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) AIX Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Windows Administrator
8 1 (3.03%) Project Support Coordinator
8 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
8 1 (3.03%) .NET Developer
8 1 (3.03%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.21%) .NET
2 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) Web Services
2 2 (6.06%) WCF
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
2 2 (6.06%) CSS3
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) PMI
1 4 (12.12%) Informatics
2 2 (6.06%) FlexPod
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.03%) LPAR
3 1 (3.03%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.03%) HACMP
3 1 (3.03%) DTV
3 1 (3.03%) Clustering
3 1 (3.03%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) UNIX
2 5 (15.15%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows
4 2 (6.06%) AIX
5 1 (3.03%) HPUX
5 1 (3.03%) Solaris
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ERP
2 6 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 5 (15.15%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (12.12%) Resource Management
4 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.12%) UML
4 4 (12.12%) Process Management
5 3 (9.09%) Workflow
5 3 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) CRM
5 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (9.09%) Load Balancing
5 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.06%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.06%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.06%) BPMN
6 2 (6.06%) Data Management
6 2 (6.06%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.06%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.15%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.09%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 2 (6.06%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) C++
4 1 (3.03%) Ruby
4 1 (3.03%) ABAP
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) PMI Certification
1 4 (12.12%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) Degree
2 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) GMP
1 4 (12.12%) GxP
1 4 (12.12%) QA
2 3 (9.09%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 1 (3.03%) TickIT
System Software
1 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.03%) PowerHA
2 1 (3.03%) GPFS
2 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (24.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle
2 6 (18.18%) SAP
3 4 (12.12%) JD Edwards
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
4 3 (9.09%) IronPort
4 3 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (6.06%) VMware
5 2 (6.06%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.06%) Cisco
5 2 (6.06%) Citrix
5 2 (6.06%) Sun
5 2 (6.06%) HP
6 1 (3.03%) Dell
6 1 (3.03%) Cognizant
6 1 (3.03%) NetApp
6 1 (3.03%) ATG
6 1 (3.03%) hybris
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Simon James I.T. Ltd
Posted: 20 hours ago