The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 40 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -8
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 8 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.09% 3.67% 6.23%
As % of the General category 8.00% 9.23% 16.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £356 £310 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.73% -36.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £411 £462 £491
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Average hourly rate - - £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.07%
Manufacturing
West Midlands

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

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
100 130 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 26.18% 39.76% 37.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 54 51
Average daily rate £388 £435 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.91% +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £540 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 20
Average hourly rate £12.50 £25.08 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.15% -33.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £22.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.00 £31.73 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Automotive
3 3 (17.65%) PLM
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Product Management
4 2 (11.76%) BPR
4 2 (11.76%) Office 365
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
4 2 (11.76%) Windows
4 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.76%) MS Office
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (11.76%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Banking
5 1 (5.88%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
5 1 (5.88%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Avionics
5 1 (5.88%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
5 1 (5.88%) Tableau

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) Intranet
1 1 (5.88%) LAN
1 1 (5.88%) VoIP
1 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Hive
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (5.88%) DataStage
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) Impala
1 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (23.53%) Automotive
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Avionics
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Excel Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Hadoop Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Operations Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Junior Test Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Network Security Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Office 365 Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Service Assurance Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 3 (17.65%) PLM
2 3 (17.65%) Product Management
2 3 (17.65%) Systems Analysis
3 2 (11.76%) BPR
3 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) Data Analytics
4 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) ETL
4 1 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) Scala
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) HDFS
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Citrix
2 1 (5.88%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) Tableau