The 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 28 May 2015 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 87 70 74
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 47 77 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.67% 2.57% 1.96%
As % of the General category 5.48% 7.87% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 7
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£400 £338 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -22.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £198 £378
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £445 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 18 11
Average hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +21.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.70 £10.50 £23.68
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.35 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-13.28% -1.40%
Manufacturing
England

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

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
857 979 764
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.44% 32.69% 34.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 515 351
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £211 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 71 86
Average hourly rate £37.50 £21.00 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -34.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.65 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015.

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 28 May 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire -22 19 £475 +18.75% 8
Essex +3 15 £425 +51.78% 5
Cambridgeshire -6 10 £363 +46.46% 10
Suffolk +7 1 £400 +18.51% 3
Bedfordshire +3 1 £550 +25.71%
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 34 (27.64%) SAP
2 31 (25.20%) Finance
3 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
5 22 (17.89%) ERP
6 20 (16.26%) SQL
7 19 (15.45%) Java
7 19 (15.45%) Web Services
7 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
8 18 (14.63%) HTML
9 17 (13.82%) Windows
10 15 (12.20%) HTML5
10 15 (12.20%) J2EE
10 15 (12.20%) XML
11 14 (11.38%) Retail
12 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
12 12 (9.76%) .NET
12 12 (9.76%) Linux
12 12 (9.76%) CRM
13 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
13 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (8.13%) IBM
14 10 (8.13%) Project Management
14 10 (8.13%) SOAP
14 10 (8.13%) TDD
15 9 (7.32%) Logistics
15 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (7.32%) C#
15 9 (7.32%) REST
16 8 (6.50%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 7 (5.69%) SharePoint
1 7 (5.69%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.07%) ArchestrA
3 3 (2.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.63%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Application Server
5 1 (0.81%) Oracle Spatial
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) IIS
5 1 (0.81%) Apache
5 1 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.81%) SAS
5 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.07%) MS Office
3 2 (1.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.81%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.81%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.81%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 8 (6.50%) SAP ERP
2 5 (4.07%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (2.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.81%) Primavera
4 1 (0.81%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.44%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (2.44%) SaaS
2 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.81%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.69%) Internet
2 5 (4.07%) LAN
3 4 (3.25%) WAN
4 3 (2.44%) Firewall
4 3 (2.44%) GPRS
4 3 (2.44%) GSM
4 3 (2.44%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.44%) VPN
5 2 (1.63%) iBeacon
5 2 (1.63%) DNS
5 2 (1.63%) Ethernet
5 2 (1.63%) SSH
6 1 (0.81%) Wireless
6 1 (0.81%) 2G
6 1 (0.81%) LDAP
6 1 (0.81%) VoIP
6 1 (0.81%) FTP
6 1 (0.81%) DHCP
6 1 (0.81%) 3G
6 1 (0.81%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (18.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.88%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.44%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.63%) MySQL
6 2 (1.63%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (1.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (0.81%) DB2
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP
7 1 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 6 (4.88%) JUnit
2 4 (3.25%) Eclipse
2 4 (3.25%) Ant
3 3 (2.44%) JIRA
3 3 (2.44%) AccuRev
4 2 (1.63%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.63%) Hudson
4 2 (1.63%) Selenium
4 2 (1.63%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (1.63%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (1.63%) Xcode
4 2 (1.63%) LSMW
5 1 (0.81%) Subversion
5 1 (0.81%) Maven
5 1 (0.81%) JMeter
5 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Toad
5 1 (0.81%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.81%) TestNG
5 1 (0.81%) Git (software)
General
1 31 (25.20%) Finance
2 14 (11.38%) Retail
3 12 (9.76%) Telecoms
4 8 (6.50%) Marketing
5 7 (5.69%) Electronics
6 3 (2.44%) Aerospace
6 3 (2.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.63%) Legal
7 2 (1.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.81%) Games
8 1 (0.81%) Automotive
8 1 (0.81%) Avionics
8 1 (0.81%) French Language
Job Titles
1 34 (27.64%) Analyst
2 26 (21.14%) Developer
3 17 (13.82%) SAP Manager
4 13 (10.57%) Java Developer
5 11 (8.94%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.94%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 9 (7.32%) Architect
7 5 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (4.07%) Project Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Process Manager
8 4 (3.25%) SAP Change Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Software Engineer
8 4 (3.25%) Consultant
8 4 (3.25%) Data Architect
8 4 (3.25%) Information Architect
8 4 (3.25%) Senior Developer
8 4 (3.25%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.25%) Hardware Engineer
9 3 (2.44%) Citrix Consultant
9 3 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.45%) Web Services
2 18 (14.63%) HTML
3 15 (12.20%) HTML5
3 15 (12.20%) J2EE
3 15 (12.20%) XML
4 12 (9.76%) .NET
5 10 (8.13%) SOAP
6 9 (7.32%) REST
7 7 (5.69%) Hibernate
8 6 (4.88%) JSF
9 5 (4.07%) CSS
9 5 (4.07%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (3.25%) XHTML
10 4 (3.25%) TopLink
10 4 (3.25%) Ajax
11 2 (1.63%) EclipseLink
11 2 (1.63%) JAX-RS
11 2 (1.63%) JSON
11 2 (1.63%) Oracle Fusion
11 2 (1.63%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (5.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.25%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.44%) DTV
3 3 (2.44%) Kindle
4 2 (1.63%) User Experience
4 2 (1.63%) Data Centre
4 2 (1.63%) SCADA
4 2 (1.63%) FMCG
4 2 (1.63%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.81%) Web 2.0
5 1 (0.81%) Statistics
5 1 (0.81%) Replication
5 1 (0.81%) Clustering
5 1 (0.81%) AS400
5 1 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.81%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.81%) iSeries
5 1 (0.81%) LPAR
5 1 (0.81%) Life Science
5 1 (0.81%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.82%) Windows
2 12 (9.76%) Linux
3 8 (6.50%) UNIX
4 5 (4.07%) Solaris
5 4 (3.25%) Windows XP
6 2 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.63%) Android
7 1 (0.81%) OS/400
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (17.89%) ERP
3 12 (9.76%) CRM
4 11 (8.94%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.13%) Project Management
5 10 (8.13%) TDD
6 9 (7.32%) Logistics
6 9 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (6.50%) Change Management
8 7 (5.69%) SOA
9 6 (4.88%) SAP Implementation
9 6 (4.88%) B2C
9 6 (4.88%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.88%) RAD
9 6 (4.88%) Scrum
9 6 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (4.88%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.88%) Business Analysis
10 5 (4.07%) E-Commerce
10 5 (4.07%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 20 (16.26%) SQL
2 19 (15.45%) Java
3 9 (7.32%) C#
4 8 (6.50%) VB
5 5 (4.07%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.07%) Python
6 3 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 3 (2.44%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.81%) VB6
7 1 (0.81%) Ruby
7 1 (0.81%) VBA
7 1 (0.81%) Perl
7 1 (0.81%) PHP
7 1 (0.81%) C++
7 1 (0.81%) COBOL
7 1 (0.81%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.81%) REXX
7 1 (0.81%) JCL
7 1 (0.81%) Assembly Language
7 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.50%) Degree
2 1 (0.81%) RHCA
2 1 (0.81%) MOS
2 1 (0.81%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.81%) MCP
2 1 (0.81%) MCSA
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (0.81%) OCP
2 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (0.81%) RHCE
2 1 (0.81%) PMP
2 1 (0.81%) PMI Certification
2 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.81%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.50%) ISO 9001
2 6 (4.88%) QA
3 2 (1.63%) SLA
4 1 (0.81%) EFQM
4 1 (0.81%) CDISC
System Software
1 4 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 3 (2.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.44%) XenApp
2 3 (2.44%) XenDesktop
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 1 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (2.44%) OVSD
1 3 (2.44%) OpenView
2 2 (1.63%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.81%) Nessus
3 1 (0.81%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.81%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (0.81%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (0.81%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (0.81%) SCCM
3 1 (0.81%) SCOM
3 1 (0.81%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 34 (27.64%) SAP
2 19 (15.45%) Microsoft
3 10 (8.13%) IBM
4 6 (4.88%) HP
4 6 (4.88%) Oracle
4 6 (4.88%) Wonderware
5 5 (4.07%) EMC
6 4 (3.25%) Adobe
6 4 (3.25%) VMware
7 3 (2.44%) Cisco
7 3 (2.44%) Citrix
8 2 (1.63%) Allen-Bradley
8 2 (1.63%) hybris
8 2 (1.63%) SolarWinds
8 2 (1.63%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.63%) JD Edwards
8 2 (1.63%) KANA
9 1 (0.81%) Altiris
9 1 (0.81%) Tripwire
9 1 (0.81%) Brocade
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