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 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 71 66 107
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +41
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 78 59 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.47% 2.48% 1.14%
As % of the General category 7.83% 7.73% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 8 10
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£396 £381 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +10.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £281 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £420
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 12
Average hourly rate £23.00 £37.25 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.25% +28.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.01 £26.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.90 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
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
996 763 1116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 31.48% 32.05% 36.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 356 595
Average daily rate £400 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.89% +3.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £249 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 65 77
Average hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -33.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.01 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -3 51 £413 -13.15% 7
Cambridgeshire 0 15 £411 -13.42% 16
Essex -6 10 £238 -16.95% 3
Bedfordshire -23 1 - - 4
Norfolk - 1 - -
Suffolk - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 64 (41.29%) Finance
2 52 (33.55%) SQL
3 51 (32.90%) E-Commerce
4 50 (32.26%) Retail
5 32 (20.65%) Project Management
6 28 (18.06%) HTML
7 27 (17.42%) Java
8 24 (15.48%) UNIX
8 24 (15.48%) Degree
9 23 (14.84%) HP
10 22 (14.19%) Linux
10 22 (14.19%) JavaScript
11 21 (13.55%) J2EE
11 21 (13.55%) Oracle
11 21 (13.55%) Windows
11 21 (13.55%) Internet
12 20 (12.90%) IBM
12 20 (12.90%) SAP
13 19 (12.26%) MQSeries
13 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
14 18 (11.61%) CSS
15 16 (10.32%) MS Office
15 16 (10.32%) XML
15 16 (10.32%) WebSphere
15 16 (10.32%) Time Management
16 15 (9.68%) DB2
16 15 (9.68%) Change Management
17 14 (9.03%) Photoshop
17 14 (9.03%) Microsoft
17 14 (9.03%) Windows XP

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 19 (12.26%) MQSeries
2 16 (10.32%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.52%) Adobe CQ
3 7 (4.52%) Tomcat
4 5 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.29%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.29%) IIS
5 2 (1.29%) IBM HTTP Server
5 2 (1.29%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.65%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.65%) CICS
6 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (12.26%) MS Excel
2 16 (10.32%) MS Office
3 14 (9.03%) Photoshop
4 10 (6.45%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (3.87%) MS Project
5 6 (3.87%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (1.94%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.65%) CATIA
7 1 (0.65%) NASTRAN
7 1 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 5 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.94%) SAP Business One
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle Cash Management
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle E-Business Tax
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle AGIS
2 3 (1.94%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 3 (1.94%) Tridion
2 3 (1.94%) SAP PS
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.29%) SAP SD
3 2 (1.29%) SAP FI
3 2 (1.29%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (1.29%) SAP CO
3 2 (1.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (13.55%) Internet
2 13 (8.39%) VPN
3 7 (4.52%) HTTP
4 2 (1.29%) MPLS
4 2 (1.29%) Firewall
4 2 (1.29%) SAN
4 2 (1.29%) LAN
4 2 (1.29%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.68%) DB2
2 7 (4.52%) MySQL
3 6 (3.87%) RDBMS
3 6 (3.87%) DbVisualizer
3 6 (3.87%) Relational Database
4 4 (2.58%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.58%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
5 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Discoverer
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.29%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.29%) WebFOCUS
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.65%) MS Access
7 1 (0.65%) DTS
7 1 (0.65%) DataStage
7 1 (0.65%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) JUnit
2 8 (5.16%) Ant
2 8 (5.16%) Eclipse
2 8 (5.16%) Log4j
2 8 (5.16%) Subversion
3 6 (3.87%) Axure RP
3 6 (3.87%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (3.87%) LoadRunner
4 5 (3.23%) Maven
5 3 (1.94%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (1.94%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (1.29%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.65%) RequisitePro
General
1 64 (41.29%) Finance
2 50 (32.26%) Retail
3 8 (5.16%) Marketing
4 5 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (3.23%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.94%) Electronics
5 3 (1.94%) Advertising
5 3 (1.94%) Billing
5 3 (1.94%) General Ledger
6 2 (1.29%) French Language
6 2 (1.29%) Banking
7 1 (0.65%) Military
7 1 (0.65%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.65%) Automotive
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 48 (30.97%) Analyst
2 27 (17.42%) Developer
3 20 (12.90%) Consultant
3 20 (12.90%) Business Analyst
4 14 (9.03%) Project Manager
5 13 (8.39%) Service Analyst
6 12 (7.74%) Software Engineer
6 12 (7.74%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (5.81%) Java Developer
8 8 (5.16%) SAP Consultant
8 8 (5.16%) Front-End Developer
9 6 (3.87%) Designer
9 6 (3.87%) User Experience Consultant
9 6 (3.87%) Business Consultant
9 6 (3.87%) Tester
10 5 (3.23%) Support Analyst
10 5 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.23%) Design Engineer
10 5 (3.23%) Java/J2EE Developer
11 4 (2.58%) Mechanical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (18.06%) HTML
2 21 (13.55%) J2EE
3 18 (11.61%) CSS
4 16 (10.32%) XML
5 11 (7.10%) XHTML
5 11 (7.10%) JSP
5 11 (7.10%) .NET
6 9 (5.81%) Struts
7 8 (5.16%) XSLT
7 8 (5.16%) JMS
7 8 (5.16%) Servlets
7 8 (5.16%) XMLBeans
7 8 (5.16%) Ajax
7 8 (5.16%) HTML5
8 7 (4.52%) REST
8 7 (4.52%) JSTL
8 7 (4.52%) SOAP
8 7 (4.52%) Web Services
9 6 (3.87%) Flash
10 5 (3.23%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.16%) W3C
1 8 (5.16%) Web 2.0
2 6 (3.87%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.58%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.29%) Copywriting
4 2 (1.29%) DTV
4 2 (1.29%) PMI
4 2 (1.29%) Data Conversion
4 2 (1.29%) Data Integration
4 2 (1.29%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.65%) FMCG
5 1 (0.65%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.65%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.65%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 24 (15.48%) UNIX
2 22 (14.19%) Linux
3 21 (13.55%) Windows
4 14 (9.03%) Windows XP
5 8 (5.16%) HPUX
5 8 (5.16%) Solaris
6 3 (1.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.29%) AIX
7 2 (1.29%) SUSE
8 1 (0.65%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.65%) Android
8 1 (0.65%) CentOS
8 1 (0.65%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.65%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.65%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (32.90%) E-Commerce
2 32 (20.65%) Project Management
3 16 (10.32%) Time Management
4 15 (9.68%) Change Management
5 12 (7.74%) Content Management
5 12 (7.74%) OO
5 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering
6 10 (6.45%) ERP
7 8 (5.16%) HOOD
7 8 (5.16%) System Testing
8 7 (4.52%) TDD
8 7 (4.52%) CAD
8 7 (4.52%) Usability Testing
9 6 (3.87%) Information Architecture
9 6 (3.87%) Automated Testing
9 6 (3.87%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (3.87%) B2B
9 6 (3.87%) B2C
9 6 (3.87%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 52 (33.55%) SQL
2 27 (17.42%) Java
3 22 (14.19%) JavaScript
4 12 (7.74%) C#
5 11 (7.10%) C++
6 9 (5.81%) Perl
7 8 (5.16%) XPath
8 4 (2.58%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.58%) PL/SQL
8 4 (2.58%) VB
9 3 (1.94%) ABAP
9 3 (1.94%) VBA
9 3 (1.94%) Korn
10 2 (1.29%) C
10 2 (1.29%) Shell Script
10 2 (1.29%) R
11 1 (0.65%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.65%) JCL
11 1 (0.65%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.65%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 24 (15.48%) Degree
2 8 (5.16%) ISEB
2 8 (5.16%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (3.23%) Sun Certification
4 3 (1.94%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.29%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.29%) HND
5 2 (1.29%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.65%) HNC
6 1 (0.65%) PMP
6 1 (0.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.65%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (1.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.65%) RACF
Systems Management
1 13 (8.39%) OpenView
1 13 (8.39%) OVSD
Vendors
1 23 (14.84%) HP
2 21 (13.55%) Oracle
3 20 (12.90%) SAP
3 20 (12.90%) IBM
4 14 (9.03%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.16%) Interwoven
6 7 (4.52%) Sun
7 5 (3.23%) Adobe
7 5 (3.23%) SolidWorks
8 3 (1.94%) Blue Martini
8 3 (1.94%) Elastic Path
8 3 (1.94%) Progress
8 3 (1.94%) ATG
8 3 (1.94%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.29%) Juniper
9 2 (1.29%) Business Objects
9 2 (1.29%) Dell
9 2 (1.29%) Nortel
9 2 (1.29%) VMware
9 2 (1.29%) Teradata
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