The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Durham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Durham region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 11 11 7
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 1 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 2.33% 2.38% 6.00%
As % of the General category 9.09% 20.00% 15.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £450 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +24.13%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
Durham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 5 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Durham 25.58% 11.90% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 15
Average daily rate £250 £390 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £375 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £437 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -62.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Manufacturing
North East

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Durham

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Durham

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Durham

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Durham

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Durham

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Durham region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Darlington - - - - 1
Manufacturing
North East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Durham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
1 3 (60.00%) RPG
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) SNA
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Certification
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (60.00%) NetIQ
1 3 (60.00%) APPC
1 3 (60.00%) APPN
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
1 3 (60.00%) i5/OS
1 3 (60.00%) iSeries
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Durham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Durham 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Office
2 1 (20.00%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) SNA
1 3 (60.00%) Internet
1 3 (60.00%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) DB2
1 3 (60.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Administrator
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) APPC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) AS400
1 3 (60.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (60.00%) i5/OS
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
2 2 (40.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C
1 3 (60.00%) COBOL
1 3 (60.00%) RPG
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) IBM Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) PowerHA
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) Tivoli NetView
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) IBM
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) HP
1 3 (60.00%) NetIQ