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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 65 65 71
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 64 61 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.65% 2.42% 2.71%
As % of the General category 8.68% 8.03% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 35 6
Average daily rate £425 £425 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £194 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 6 6
Average hourly rate £31.25 £15.25 £35.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+104.91% -57.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.95 £10.50 £20.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.47 £41.75 £37.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
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
737 760 718
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.53% 30.10% 30.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 436 464 364
Average daily rate £425 £415 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £224 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 46 66
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.47 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.76% -30.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 29 £430 -11.34% 9
Cambridgeshire +12 13 £425 -10.52% 30
Essex -12 12 £338 +18.42% 9
Bedfordshire +11 7 - - 6
Suffolk +6 2 £425 - 1
Norfolk -11 1 £513 +78.26% 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 40 (26.67%) Finance
2 32 (21.33%) SQL
2 32 (21.33%) SAP
3 24 (16.00%) ERP
4 19 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (12.00%) XML
5 18 (12.00%) Project Management
6 17 (11.33%) Microsoft
6 17 (11.33%) Telecoms
7 16 (10.67%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (10.67%) HTML
8 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
8 15 (10.00%) Validation
9 13 (8.67%) Java
10 12 (8.00%) C#
10 12 (8.00%) Oracle
10 12 (8.00%) Web Services
10 12 (8.00%) Programme Management
10 12 (8.00%) Marketing
11 11 (7.33%) Unix
11 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
11 11 (7.33%) CSS
12 10 (6.67%) JavaScript
12 10 (6.67%) .NET
12 10 (6.67%) J2EE
12 10 (6.67%) PRINCE2
12 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (6.67%) FTP
12 10 (6.67%) IBM
12 10 (6.67%) Electronics

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

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.33%) ArchestrA
3 4 (2.67%) CMS
3 4 (2.67%) NetWeaver
3 4 (2.67%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (2.00%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.67%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.67%) SAS
Applications
1 11 (7.33%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.67%) MS Office
3 6 (4.00%) SOLIDWORKS
4 5 (3.33%) AutoCAD
5 3 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.67%) MS Project
6 1 (0.67%) Simulink
6 1 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (6.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (4.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (4.67%) SAP ERP
3 6 (4.00%) SAP PP
4 3 (2.00%) SAP CO
4 3 (2.00%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.33%) CA PPM
5 2 (1.33%) MFGPRO
5 2 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (1.33%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.67%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.67%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.67%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.00%) SaaS
2 1 (0.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.67%) FTP
2 6 (4.00%) Firewall
3 5 (3.33%) DNS
3 5 (3.33%) WAN
4 4 (2.67%) BGP
4 4 (2.67%) EIGRP
4 4 (2.67%) IMAP
4 4 (2.67%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (2.67%) IPsec
4 4 (2.67%) LAN
4 4 (2.67%) Network Security
4 4 (2.67%) OSPF
4 4 (2.67%) SMTP
4 4 (2.67%) SSL
4 4 (2.67%) VPN
5 3 (2.00%) Internet
5 3 (2.00%) LDAP
5 3 (2.00%) MPLS
5 3 (2.00%) VoIP
6 2 (1.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.67%) SAP HANA
3 4 (2.67%) DB2
4 3 (2.00%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (2.00%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.33%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.67%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.67%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (0.67%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.67%) DataStage
6 1 (0.67%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.67%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.67%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.67%) Sybase IQ
6 1 (0.67%) WebFOCUS
Development Applications
1 9 (6.00%) AccuRev
2 4 (2.67%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (2.00%) Ant
3 3 (2.00%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (1.33%) JUnit
4 2 (1.33%) VectorCAST
4 2 (1.33%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 1 (0.67%) Checkstyle
5 1 (0.67%) FindBugs
5 1 (0.67%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.67%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.67%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.67%) Xcode
General
1 40 (26.67%) Finance
2 17 (11.33%) Telecoms
3 16 (10.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 12 (8.00%) Marketing
5 10 (6.67%) Electronics
6 8 (5.33%) Automotive
7 5 (3.33%) Retail
8 4 (2.67%) Advertising
8 4 (2.67%) Aerospace
9 3 (2.00%) Legal
10 1 (0.67%) Back Office
10 1 (0.67%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.67%) Front Office
10 1 (0.67%) German Language
10 1 (0.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (24.00%) Developer
2 29 (19.33%) Analyst
3 21 (14.00%) Project Manager
4 13 (8.67%) Business Analyst
4 13 (8.67%) Consultant
5 9 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 8 (5.33%) C# Developer
6 8 (5.33%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (4.67%) Java Developer
7 7 (4.67%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
8 6 (4.00%) J2EE Developer
8 6 (4.00%) SAP PP Consultant
8 6 (4.00%) Software Developer
9 5 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (3.33%) CAD Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) IT Manager
9 5 (3.33%) Network Engineer
9 5 (3.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.00%) XML
2 16 (10.67%) HTML
3 12 (8.00%) Web Services
4 11 (7.33%) CSS
5 10 (6.67%) .NET
5 10 (6.67%) J2EE
6 9 (6.00%) SOAP
7 8 (5.33%) WinForms
8 6 (4.00%) HTML5
9 5 (3.33%) .NET Framework
9 5 (3.33%) XSLT
10 4 (2.67%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.67%) JSF
10 4 (2.67%) PrimeFaces
10 4 (2.67%) REST
10 4 (2.67%) SAP Fiori
10 4 (2.67%) Struts
10 4 (2.67%) TopLink
11 3 (2.00%) AngularJS
11 3 (2.00%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.33%) Management Information System
3 5 (3.33%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.33%) SCADA
3 5 (3.33%) User Experience
4 4 (2.67%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (2.67%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.00%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.33%) Life Science
6 2 (1.33%) Web 2.0
7 1 (0.67%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.67%) FMCG
7 1 (0.67%) HACMP
7 1 (0.67%) NHS
7 1 (0.67%) Physics
7 1 (0.67%) Psychology
7 1 (0.67%) Social Media
7 1 (0.67%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 11 (7.33%) Unix
2 8 (5.33%) Windows
3 7 (4.67%) Linux
4 2 (1.33%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.33%) Solaris
4 2 (1.33%) VxWorks
4 2 (1.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.67%) AIX
5 1 (0.67%) Android
5 1 (0.67%) SUSE
5 1 (0.67%) VMS
5 1 (0.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.00%) ERP
2 19 (12.67%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (12.00%) Project Management
4 15 (10.00%) Validation
5 12 (8.00%) Programme Management
6 10 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 9 (6.00%) Change Control
7 9 (6.00%) Digital Marketing
7 9 (6.00%) TDD
8 8 (5.33%) Multithreading
9 7 (4.67%) Logistics
10 6 (4.00%) CAD
10 6 (4.00%) MVC
10 6 (4.00%) OO
10 6 (4.00%) QMS
10 6 (4.00%) Quality Management
11 5 (3.33%) ITIL
11 5 (3.33%) Regression Testing
11 5 (3.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.33%) SQL
2 13 (8.67%) Java
3 12 (8.00%) C#
4 10 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.33%) C++
6 6 (4.00%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.33%) ABAP
7 5 (3.33%) Shell Script
8 4 (2.67%) COBOL
8 4 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (2.00%) Ada
9 3 (2.00%) JCL
9 3 (2.00%) Perl
9 3 (2.00%) Ruby
9 3 (2.00%) VBScript
10 2 (1.33%) R
10 2 (1.33%) REXX
10 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.33%) VB
11 1 (0.67%) DCL
Qualifications
1 8 (5.33%) Degree
2 6 (4.00%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.33%) PMI Certification
3 5 (3.33%) PMP
4 2 (1.33%) CCNP
4 2 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.33%) JNCIP
4 2 (1.33%) Sun Certification
5 1 (0.67%) CISA
5 1 (0.67%) CISM
5 1 (0.67%) CISSP
5 1 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.67%) PhD
5 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) GAMP
1 5 (3.33%) GMP
2 3 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.33%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.33%) Firmware
2 1 (0.67%) HDFS
2 1 (0.67%) PowerHA
2 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (2.67%) Wonderware InTouch
2 2 (1.33%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.67%) SCOM
3 1 (0.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (21.33%) SAP
2 17 (11.33%) Microsoft
3 12 (8.00%) Oracle
4 10 (6.67%) IBM
5 5 (3.33%) Allen-Bradley
5 5 (3.33%) Rally
5 5 (3.33%) Wonderware
6 4 (2.67%) Rockwell
7 3 (2.00%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.33%) Cisco
8 2 (1.33%) Juniper
8 2 (1.33%) QAD
8 2 (1.33%) Sun
8 2 (1.33%) VMware
9 1 (0.67%) ATG
9 1 (0.67%) FatWire
9 1 (0.67%) JD Edwards
9 1 (0.67%) NetApp
9 1 (0.67%) Siemens
9 1 (0.67%) Teradata
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