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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 74 70 109
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +39
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 79 57 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.59% 2.40% 0.99%
As % of the General category 8.50% 7.51% 2.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 6 10
Average daily rate
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£331 £381 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.11% +17.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £278 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 11
Average hourly rate £23.00 £31.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.55% -9.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.01 £29.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £39.85 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +28.13%
General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
929 759 1068
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.51% 31.96% 35.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 505 334 560
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 72 86
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.01 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.88 £41.00 £42.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 31 July 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
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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 +5 43 £475 +24.59% 8
Cambridgeshire +4 18 £393 -19.48% 22
Essex +1 12 £238 -14.56% 4
Bedfordshire -24 2 - - 2
Norfolk - 2 - -
Suffolk - 1 £338 - 2
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 72 (44.44%) Finance
2 61 (37.65%) E-Commerce
3 59 (36.42%) Retail
4 58 (35.80%) SQL
5 40 (24.69%) Project Management
6 31 (19.14%) Java
7 30 (18.52%) HTML
7 30 (18.52%) UNIX
8 29 (17.90%) IBM
9 27 (16.67%) JavaScript
10 26 (16.05%) J2EE
10 26 (16.05%) Linux
11 25 (15.43%) Oracle
11 25 (15.43%) HP
11 25 (15.43%) WebSphere
12 24 (14.81%) MQSeries
12 24 (14.81%) Degree
13 23 (14.20%) Time Management
13 23 (14.20%) Windows
14 22 (13.58%) DB2
15 18 (11.11%) Internet
15 18 (11.11%) CSS
16 17 (10.49%) XML
16 17 (10.49%) Change Management
17 16 (9.88%) JSP
17 16 (9.88%) MS Excel
17 16 (9.88%) OO
17 16 (9.88%) XHTML
18 15 (9.26%) C#
19 14 (8.64%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 25 (15.43%) WebSphere
2 24 (14.81%) MQSeries
3 10 (6.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (6.17%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.70%) IIS
4 6 (3.70%) Adobe CQ
4 6 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.23%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.62%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.62%) CICS
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (9.88%) MS Excel
2 14 (8.64%) MS Office
3 13 (8.02%) Photoshop
4 7 (4.32%) MS Project
5 5 (3.09%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (2.47%) OmniGraffle
7 3 (1.85%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.62%) CATIA
8 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.62%) NASTRAN
8 1 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.62%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
1 5 (3.09%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (2.47%) Tridion
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle E-Business Tax
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle AGIS
3 3 (1.85%) SAP Business One
3 3 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.62%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.62%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.62%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.62%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (11.11%) Internet
2 11 (6.79%) HTTP
3 10 (6.17%) VPN
4 2 (1.23%) SAN
4 2 (1.23%) LAN
4 2 (1.23%) WAN
4 2 (1.23%) MPLS
4 2 (1.23%) Firewall
5 1 (0.62%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (13.58%) DB2
2 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.32%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.32%) DbVisualizer
3 7 (4.32%) RDBMS
4 6 (3.70%) MySQL
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.47%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.23%) WebFOCUS
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.62%) MS Access
8 1 (0.62%) DTS
8 1 (0.62%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.62%) DataStage
8 1 (0.62%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (5.56%) JUnit
2 8 (4.94%) Ant
2 8 (4.94%) Eclipse
2 8 (4.94%) Log4j
2 8 (4.94%) Subversion
3 7 (4.32%) QuickTest Pro
4 6 (3.70%) LoadRunner
5 4 (2.47%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
5 4 (2.47%) Maven
5 4 (2.47%) Axure RP
6 3 (1.85%) LabVIEW
6 3 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.62%) RequisitePro
General
1 72 (44.44%) Finance
2 59 (36.42%) Retail
3 6 (3.70%) Marketing
4 5 (3.09%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.09%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.85%) Electronics
5 3 (1.85%) General Ledger
5 3 (1.85%) Advertising
6 2 (1.23%) French Language
6 2 (1.23%) Banking
6 2 (1.23%) Automotive
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
7 1 (0.62%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.62%) Front Office
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (27.78%) Analyst
2 30 (18.52%) Developer
3 21 (12.96%) Project Manager
3 21 (12.96%) Business Analyst
4 14 (8.64%) Software Engineer
5 13 (8.02%) Consultant
6 12 (7.41%) Front-End Developer
7 10 (6.17%) Service Analyst
7 10 (6.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 9 (5.56%) Java Developer
9 7 (4.32%) Tester
10 6 (3.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Technical Project Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Delivery Project Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Services Delivery Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Business Consultant
10 6 (3.70%) Service Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Technical Manager
10 6 (3.70%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (18.52%) HTML
2 26 (16.05%) J2EE
3 18 (11.11%) CSS
4 17 (10.49%) XML
5 16 (9.88%) JSP
5 16 (9.88%) XHTML
6 11 (6.79%) .NET
7 9 (5.56%) Struts
7 9 (5.56%) HTML5
8 8 (4.94%) JSTL
8 8 (4.94%) CSS3
8 8 (4.94%) XMLBeans
8 8 (4.94%) Ajax
8 8 (4.94%) XSLT
8 8 (4.94%) JMS
8 8 (4.94%) Servlets
9 7 (4.32%) Flash
10 6 (3.70%) Web Services
10 6 (3.70%) SOAP
10 6 (3.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (7.41%) W3C
2 8 (4.94%) Web 2.0
3 5 (3.09%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.23%) Copywriting
5 2 (1.23%) DTV
5 2 (1.23%) PMI
5 2 (1.23%) Data Conversion
5 2 (1.23%) Data Integration
5 2 (1.23%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (0.62%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.62%) FMCG
6 1 (0.62%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.62%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.62%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.62%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 30 (18.52%) UNIX
2 26 (16.05%) Linux
3 23 (14.20%) Windows
4 11 (6.79%) Windows XP
5 8 (4.94%) HPUX
5 8 (4.94%) Solaris
6 7 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (3.70%) AIX
7 6 (3.70%) SUSE
8 1 (0.62%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.62%) Android
8 1 (0.62%) CentOS
8 1 (0.62%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.62%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (37.65%) E-Commerce
2 40 (24.69%) Project Management
3 23 (14.20%) Time Management
4 17 (10.49%) Change Management
5 16 (9.88%) OO
6 14 (8.64%) Software Engineering
7 12 (7.41%) Content Management
8 11 (6.79%) HOOD
9 10 (6.17%) TDD
10 9 (5.56%) System Testing
10 9 (5.56%) ITIL
10 9 (5.56%) ERP
11 8 (4.94%) Web Design
11 8 (4.94%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.94%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (4.94%) Analytics
12 7 (4.32%) Change Control
12 7 (4.32%) Regression Testing
12 7 (4.32%) CAD
13 6 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 58 (35.80%) SQL
2 31 (19.14%) Java
3 27 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 15 (9.26%) C#
5 13 (8.02%) C++
6 10 (6.17%) Perl
7 8 (4.94%) XPath
8 5 (3.09%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.09%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.85%) VBA
9 3 (1.85%) Korn
10 2 (1.23%) C
10 2 (1.23%) VB
10 2 (1.23%) ABAP
10 2 (1.23%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.23%) R
11 1 (0.62%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.62%) JCL
11 1 (0.62%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (14.81%) Degree
2 9 (5.56%) ISEB
2 9 (5.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (2.47%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.85%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.85%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.23%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.23%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.23%) HND
6 1 (0.62%) HNC
6 1 (0.62%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.62%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.62%) GxP
1 1 (0.62%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (1.85%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.62%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (6.17%) OpenView
1 10 (6.17%) OVSD
Vendors
1 29 (17.90%) IBM
2 25 (15.43%) Oracle
2 25 (15.43%) HP
3 14 (8.64%) SAP
4 13 (8.02%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.17%) Sun
6 8 (4.94%) Adobe
6 8 (4.94%) Interwoven
7 7 (4.32%) Red Hat
8 6 (3.70%) Dell
9 5 (3.09%) SolidWorks
10 4 (2.47%) Blue Martini
10 4 (2.47%) Elastic Path
10 4 (2.47%) ATG
11 2 (1.23%) VMware
11 2 (1.23%) Teradata
11 2 (1.23%) Juniper
11 2 (1.23%) Nortel
12 1 (0.62%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.62%) JDA
Watford, Hertfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
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Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
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Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Montash
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
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Rate: £26000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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Rate: £300 - £350 per day
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