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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 1 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 21 32 25
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 1.53% 0.92% 0.53%
As % of the General category 4.65% 2.60% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£260 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £423 £418
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £26.50 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+10.37% -15.20%
Manufacturing
Cheshire

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
43 77 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 32.82% 35.48% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 28 48
Average daily rate £300 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £225 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 21 3
Average hourly rate £31.56 £31.56 £62.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -49.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
1 2 (40.00%) LESS
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Front-End Web Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (20.00%) DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 1 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Wintel Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML5
1 2 (40.00%) CSS3
1 2 (40.00%) PhoneGap
1 2 (40.00%) Sass
1 2 (40.00%) LESS
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
1 2 (40.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (20.00%) DTV
2 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (40.00%) OO
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) SAP
1 1 (20.00%) Dell
1 1 (20.00%) McAfee
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