The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
Cheshire / Chester
Rank 16 20 19
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.02% 1.90% 1.82%
As % of the General category 2.17% 3.08% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Median daily rate £225 £475 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.63% +6.74%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%

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

General Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
46 65 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 46.94% 61.90% 65.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 46 35
Median daily rate £438 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 18
Median hourly rate £14.00 £14.00 £17.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -19.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Manufacturing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 Chester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Contract Management
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Head of IT
1 2 (66.67%) Head of IT Operations
1 2 (66.67%) Head of Operations
1 2 (66.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Process Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Process Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) SAP Business Process Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Contract Management
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Conflict Management
2 1 (33.33%) Quality Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) SAP