The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the East of England 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 East of England 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 65 90 87
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 82 28 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.60% 1.24% 1.54%
As % of the General category 7.74% 3.69% 4.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 8 4
Average daily rate £295 £419 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.55% +14.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £285 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £489 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 13
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.67 £30.60 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £35.40 £37.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1060 759 1104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.62% 33.70% 35.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 564 371 478
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £235 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 71 90
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.30 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.40 £44.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the East of England region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the East of England 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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +18 43 £400 -13.51% 6
Essex -14 18 £268 -35.15% 3
Cambridgeshire +2 15 £308 -20.38% 30
Bedfordshire -14 5 £438 +69.08% 6
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 81 (57.86%) Finance
2 74 (52.86%) Retail
3 73 (52.14%) E-Commerce
4 50 (35.71%) Project Management
5 36 (25.71%) SQL
6 33 (23.57%) Time Management
7 30 (21.43%) WebSphere
8 29 (20.71%) IBM
9 27 (19.29%) HTML
10 26 (18.57%) Java
10 26 (18.57%) J2EE
11 25 (17.86%) Photoshop
12 23 (16.43%) JavaScript
13 22 (15.71%) OO
14 21 (15.00%) XHTML
14 21 (15.00%) JSP
14 21 (15.00%) Analytics
15 20 (14.29%) CSS
16 19 (13.57%) HTML5
17 18 (12.86%) Linux
17 18 (12.86%) UNIX
18 17 (12.14%) Change Management
19 16 (11.43%) Web Design
19 16 (11.43%) Adobe
19 16 (11.43%) W3C
19 16 (11.43%) CSS3
19 16 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
20 15 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
20 15 (10.71%) Change Control
20 15 (10.71%) Waterfall

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 30 (21.43%) WebSphere
2 13 (9.29%) WebSphere Application Server
2 13 (9.29%) MQSeries
3 8 (5.71%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.00%) IIS
5 6 (4.29%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.71%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 25 (17.86%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.43%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (5.71%) MS Office
4 6 (4.29%) MS Excel
4 6 (4.29%) OmniGraffle
5 5 (3.57%) MS Project
6 1 (0.71%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.71%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (3.57%) Tridion
2 4 (2.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle AGIS
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 3 (2.14%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.43%) SAP Business One
4 2 (1.43%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.71%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.71%) Magento
5 1 (0.71%) SAP WM
5 1 (0.71%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (9.29%) Internet
2 8 (5.71%) HTTP
3 5 (3.57%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.71%) FTP
4 1 (0.71%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.71%) SMTP
4 1 (0.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.71%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.71%) DB2
2 7 (5.00%) Oracle Database
3 6 (4.29%) RDBMS
3 6 (4.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.14%) Oracle Discoverer
5 2 (1.43%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.43%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.71%) DbVisualizer
6 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.71%) MS Access
6 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Ant
2 7 (5.00%) JUnit
3 6 (4.29%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.29%) Subversion
3 6 (4.29%) Log4j
3 6 (4.29%) Axure RP
4 5 (3.57%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 2 (1.43%) LabVIEW
5 2 (1.43%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.71%) Maven
6 1 (0.71%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (0.71%) RequisitePro
General
1 81 (57.86%) Finance
2 74 (52.86%) Retail
3 12 (8.57%) Marketing
4 8 (5.71%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.14%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.14%) Avionics
5 3 (2.14%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.43%) French Language
6 2 (1.43%) Automotive
7 1 (0.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Military
Job Titles
1 35 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 23 (16.43%) Developer
3 22 (15.71%) Analyst
4 16 (11.43%) Front-End Developer
5 14 (10.00%) Business Analyst
6 11 (7.86%) Consultant
6 11 (7.86%) Designer
7 10 (7.14%) Software Engineer
8 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.00%) Java Developer
8 7 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Technical Project Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Delivery Project Manager
9 6 (4.29%) User Experience Designer
9 6 (4.29%) Service Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Technical Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Technical Services Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Services Delivery Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Technical Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (19.29%) HTML
2 26 (18.57%) J2EE
3 21 (15.00%) XHTML
3 21 (15.00%) JSP
4 20 (14.29%) CSS
5 19 (13.57%) HTML5
6 16 (11.43%) CSS3
7 7 (5.00%) Struts
7 7 (5.00%) XML
8 6 (4.29%) XSLT
8 6 (4.29%) Servlets
8 6 (4.29%) JMS
8 6 (4.29%) XMLBeans
8 6 (4.29%) Ajax
9 5 (3.57%) JSTL
9 5 (3.57%) EJB
9 5 (3.57%) JDBC
10 3 (2.14%) Web Services
10 3 (2.14%) .NET
11 1 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.43%) W3C
2 6 (4.29%) FMCG
2 6 (4.29%) Web 2.0
3 5 (3.57%) Social Media
4 3 (2.14%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.43%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.43%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.71%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.71%) Replication
6 1 (0.71%) VAX
6 1 (0.71%) Informatics
6 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.71%) EPoS
6 1 (0.71%) PMI
6 1 (0.71%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.86%) Linux
1 18 (12.86%) UNIX
2 13 (9.29%) Windows
3 7 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (4.29%) AIX
4 6 (4.29%) HPUX
4 6 (4.29%) Solaris
4 6 (4.29%) SUSE
5 4 (2.86%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.14%) Apple iOS
6 3 (2.14%) Android
7 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.71%) CentOS
8 1 (0.71%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (52.14%) E-Commerce
2 50 (35.71%) Project Management
3 33 (23.57%) Time Management
4 22 (15.71%) OO
5 21 (15.00%) Analytics
6 17 (12.14%) Change Management
7 16 (11.43%) Web Design
7 16 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
8 15 (10.71%) Continuous Improvement
8 15 (10.71%) Change Control
8 15 (10.71%) Waterfall
9 11 (7.86%) ERP
9 11 (7.86%) B2B
9 11 (7.86%) B2C
10 10 (7.14%) Business Analysis
10 10 (7.14%) TDD
10 10 (7.14%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 9 (6.43%) HOOD
12 8 (5.71%) UML
Programming Languages
1 36 (25.71%) SQL
2 26 (18.57%) Java
3 23 (16.43%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.14%) C#
4 10 (7.14%) C++
5 6 (4.29%) Perl
5 6 (4.29%) XPath
5 6 (4.29%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.43%) R
7 1 (0.71%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.71%) VB
7 1 (0.71%) C
7 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (7.86%) Degree
2 3 (2.14%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.71%) PMP
4 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.43%) GxP
2 1 (0.71%) GAMP
2 1 (0.71%) ISO 9000
2 1 (0.71%) SLA
2 1 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (2.86%) OpenView
1 4 (2.86%) OVSD
Vendors
1 29 (20.71%) IBM
2 16 (11.43%) Adobe
3 15 (10.71%) Oracle
4 11 (7.86%) HP
5 9 (6.43%) Sun
6 7 (5.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (4.29%) Interwoven
7 6 (4.29%) Dell
7 6 (4.29%) SAP
7 6 (4.29%) ATG
8 5 (3.57%) Elastic Path
8 5 (3.57%) Blue Martini
8 5 (3.57%) EMC
8 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.71%) hybris
9 1 (0.71%) Demandware
9 1 (0.71%) VMware
9 1 (0.71%) SolidWorks
9 1 (0.71%) JDA
9 1 (0.71%) Sage
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