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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 67 70 96
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +26
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 56 61 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.18% 2.69% 1.17%
As % of the General category 7.04% 8.58% 3.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 7 12
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£450 £313 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+44.00% -7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £268 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £423
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £385
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 11
Average hourly rate £17.75 £37.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.02% +13.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £22.40 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.75 £40.66 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £28.00
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +25.00%
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
796 711 829
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 30.97% 31.32% 34.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 478 363 430
Average daily rate £415 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £597 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 75 65
Average hourly rate £30.00 £31.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +24.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £12.00 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.31 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.00%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -13 23 £485 +6.30% 4
Essex +7 13 £287 +7.28% 11
Cambridgeshire -5 13 £493 +15.88% 17
Bedfordshire -11 5 £538 +72.00%
Norfolk - 1 £288 - 1
Suffolk - 1 - - 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 42 (36.21%) Finance
2 41 (35.34%) SAP
3 25 (21.55%) Retail
4 19 (16.38%) Windows
5 18 (15.52%) E-Commerce
6 17 (14.66%) ERP
7 16 (13.79%) MS Excel
8 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
8 15 (12.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 14 (12.07%) SQL
10 13 (11.21%) Project Management
10 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (10.34%) Marketing
11 12 (10.34%) Internet
11 12 (10.34%) HTML
11 12 (10.34%) Web Services
11 12 (10.34%) Linux
12 11 (9.48%) Java
12 11 (9.48%) HP
12 11 (9.48%) Logistics
13 10 (8.62%) Electronics
13 10 (8.62%) Telecoms
13 10 (8.62%) Adobe Illustrator
13 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (8.62%) MS Office
13 10 (8.62%) Photoshop
13 10 (8.62%) UNIX
13 10 (8.62%) XML
13 10 (8.62%) User Experience
14 9 (7.76%) SAP MRS

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 4 (3.45%) WebSphere
1 4 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.59%) MQSeries
3 2 (1.72%) IIS
3 2 (1.72%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.72%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Spatial
4 1 (0.86%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (13.79%) MS Excel
2 10 (8.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 10 (8.62%) MS Office
2 10 (8.62%) Photoshop
3 6 (5.17%) OmniGraffle
4 1 (0.86%) MS Project
4 1 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 15 (12.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (7.76%) SAP MRS
3 5 (4.31%) SAP ERP
4 4 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (2.59%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.86%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.86%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.86%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.86%) VisionPLUS
6 1 (0.86%) BASE24
6 1 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.86%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.86%) SAP CS
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.72%) SaaS
2 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.34%) Internet
2 8 (6.90%) VPN
3 4 (3.45%) Firewall
4 2 (1.72%) GPRS
4 2 (1.72%) GSM
4 2 (1.72%) LAN
4 2 (1.72%) WAN
4 2 (1.72%) DHCP
4 2 (1.72%) HTTP
4 2 (1.72%) DNS
4 2 (1.72%) Extranet
5 1 (0.86%) 4G
5 1 (0.86%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.86%) DECT
5 1 (0.86%) 3G
5 1 (0.86%) LDAP
5 1 (0.86%) Wireless
5 1 (0.86%) 2G
5 1 (0.86%) TETRA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (1.72%) MySQL
3 2 (1.72%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (0.86%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.86%) DB2
4 1 (0.86%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 6 (5.17%) Axure RP
2 5 (4.31%) Ant
3 4 (3.45%) Eclipse
4 2 (1.72%) Log4j
4 2 (1.72%) Subversion
4 2 (1.72%) Maven
4 2 (1.72%) JUnit
4 2 (1.72%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.72%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.86%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.86%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.86%) Oracle Forms
General
1 42 (36.21%) Finance
2 25 (21.55%) Retail
3 12 (10.34%) Marketing
4 10 (8.62%) Electronics
4 10 (8.62%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.45%) Automotive
6 3 (2.59%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.59%) Billing
7 1 (0.86%) Games
7 1 (0.86%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.86%) Legal
7 1 (0.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (27.59%) Analyst
2 14 (12.07%) SAP Manager
2 14 (12.07%) Developer
3 13 (11.21%) Consultant
4 11 (9.48%) Project Manager
5 8 (6.90%) Architect
5 8 (6.90%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.03%) Security Analyst
6 7 (6.03%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (5.17%) Java Developer
7 6 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.17%) User Experience Consultant
8 5 (4.31%) MI Analyst
8 5 (4.31%) SAP Consultant
9 4 (3.45%) Hardware Engineer
9 4 (3.45%) Java/J2EE Developer
9 4 (3.45%) Designer
9 4 (3.45%) Digital Designer
10 3 (2.59%) Process Manager
10 3 (2.59%) SAP Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (10.34%) HTML
1 12 (10.34%) Web Services
2 10 (8.62%) XML
3 9 (7.76%) HTML5
3 9 (7.76%) .NET
3 9 (7.76%) CSS
4 8 (6.90%) J2EE
5 6 (5.17%) SOAP
6 5 (4.31%) REST
6 5 (4.31%) Ajax
7 4 (3.45%) JSON
8 3 (2.59%) XHTML
9 2 (1.72%) TopLink
9 2 (1.72%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.72%) Spring
9 2 (1.72%) XMLBeans
9 2 (1.72%) Struts
9 2 (1.72%) Servlets
9 2 (1.72%) XSLT
9 2 (1.72%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.62%) User Experience
2 8 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.17%) DTV
4 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.59%) FMCG
5 3 (2.59%) Web 2.0
6 2 (1.72%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.72%) SCADA
6 2 (1.72%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.86%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.86%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.86%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 19 (16.38%) Windows
2 12 (10.34%) Linux
3 10 (8.62%) UNIX
4 8 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 5 (4.31%) Solaris
6 2 (1.72%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (15.52%) E-Commerce
2 17 (14.66%) ERP
3 13 (11.21%) Project Management
3 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (9.48%) Logistics
5 10 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (7.76%) B2C
7 8 (6.90%) Information Security
7 8 (6.90%) SAP Implementation
8 7 (6.03%) Usability Testing
8 7 (6.03%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (6.03%) CRM
8 7 (6.03%) Change Management
9 6 (5.17%) Programme Management
9 6 (5.17%) Validation
9 6 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (5.17%) Software Engineering
9 6 (5.17%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (5.17%) B2B
9 6 (5.17%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.07%) SQL
2 11 (9.48%) Java
3 7 (6.03%) C#
4 6 (5.17%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.17%) VB
5 4 (3.45%) Python
6 3 (2.59%) PL/SQL
6 3 (2.59%) Korn
7 2 (1.72%) XPath
7 2 (1.72%) C++
7 2 (1.72%) Perl
7 2 (1.72%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.86%) TTCN
8 1 (0.86%) Golang
8 1 (0.86%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.86%) PHP
8 1 (0.86%) C
8 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.86%) ABAP
8 1 (0.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (7.76%) Degree
2 3 (2.59%) PMP
2 3 (2.59%) PMI Certification
3 2 (1.72%) ISEB
3 2 (1.72%) Sun Certification
4 1 (0.86%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.86%) OCP
4 1 (0.86%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.86%) MCP
4 1 (0.86%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.72%) QA
2 1 (0.86%) SLA
2 1 (0.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.72%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.86%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (6.90%) OVSD
1 8 (6.90%) OpenView
2 2 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.86%) SCCM
3 1 (0.86%) SCOM
3 1 (0.86%) CORE IMPACT
3 1 (0.86%) Nessus
Vendors
1 41 (35.34%) SAP
2 15 (12.93%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.48%) HP
4 9 (7.76%) IBM
5 8 (6.90%) Oracle
6 4 (3.45%) VMware
6 4 (3.45%) EMC
7 3 (2.59%) Progress
8 2 (1.72%) KANA
8 2 (1.72%) Business Objects
8 2 (1.72%) Cisco
8 2 (1.72%) Sun
8 2 (1.72%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.72%) hybris
9 1 (0.86%) SolarWinds
9 1 (0.86%) Qualys
9 1 (0.86%) Splunk
9 1 (0.86%) ArcSight
9 1 (0.86%) Rapid7
9 1 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
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