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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 53 54 70
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 10 14 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 1.66% 0.67%
As % of the General category 3.37% 3.62% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 3
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£393 £400 £205
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.87% +95.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £173 £390 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £440 £241
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £420
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
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
297 387 358
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 36.62% 45.96% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 204 244
Average daily rate £400 £395 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.39% +8.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £243 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.29% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 25 15
Average hourly rate £18.75 £31.56 £37.35
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.57% -15.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.01 £15.03 £19.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.57 £48.12
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £22.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+4.54% -24.13%

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 1 September 2014.

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 1 September 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
Chester +9 3 £260 - 2
Crewe - - - - 1
Runcorn - - - - 4
Warrington - - - -
Wilmslow - - - -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 12 (50.00%) SAP
2 10 (41.67%) SAP EWM
3 8 (33.33%) SAP ERP
3 8 (33.33%) ERP
3 8 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
3 8 (33.33%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Project Management
5 6 (25.00%) JDA
5 6 (25.00%) RedPrairie
6 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
6 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
7 4 (16.67%) DHCP
7 4 (16.67%) DNS
7 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (12.50%) Migration
8 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.50%) Clustering
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (12.50%) SQL
9 2 (8.33%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.33%) OO
9 2 (8.33%) CSS
9 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (8.33%) SAN
9 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (41.67%) SAP EWM
2 8 (33.33%) SAP ERP
3 2 (8.33%) TrackWise
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) DHCP
1 4 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (8.33%) SAN
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.17%) OLAP
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) DTS
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
1 8 (33.33%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.17%) Electronics
3 1 (4.17%) Automotive
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
2 4 (16.67%) SAP Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) DBA
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
4 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Validation Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Implementation Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) ERP Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) HTML5
1 2 (8.33%) CSS3
1 2 (8.33%) PhoneGap
1 2 (8.33%) Sass
1 2 (8.33%) LESS
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (4.17%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) SCADA
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) ERP
2 7 (29.17%) Project Management
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (12.50%) Migration
5 2 (8.33%) OO
5 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
5 2 (8.33%) Time Management
5 2 (8.33%) CAPA
5 2 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (8.33%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.17%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) High Availability
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.17%) Resource Management
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
1 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) SAP
2 6 (25.00%) JDA
2 6 (25.00%) RedPrairie
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.17%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) McAfee
4 1 (4.17%) VMware
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