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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 76 72 106
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 71 54 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 2.33% 2.26% 1.10%
As % of the General category 7.13% 7.11% 2.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 7 9
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£400 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £280 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 12
Average hourly rate £16.00 £39.50 £29.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.49% +33.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £12.01 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+3.63% -8.33%
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
996 759 1154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.71% 31.80% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 365 590
Average daily rate £413 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 71 87
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+81.81% -47.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.55 £12.01 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.94 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -24.56%

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 17 September 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 17 September 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 17 September 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 -12 46 £413 -17.50% 4
Cambridgeshire +4 15 £450 - 17
Essex -9 9 £238 -16.95% 9
Bedfordshire -22 1 - - 4
Norfolk - - - - 2
Suffolk - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 59 (36.88%) Finance
2 49 (30.63%) Retail
3 48 (30.00%) SQL
4 45 (28.13%) E-Commerce
5 29 (18.13%) Project Management
6 26 (16.25%) Java
6 26 (16.25%) SAP
7 25 (15.63%) HTML
8 23 (14.38%) HP
8 23 (14.38%) Degree
9 22 (13.75%) Internet
9 22 (13.75%) MS Excel
10 21 (13.13%) UNIX
10 21 (13.13%) Windows
11 20 (12.50%) J2EE
12 19 (11.88%) Oracle
12 19 (11.88%) JavaScript
12 19 (11.88%) Linux
13 18 (11.25%) MS Office
13 18 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
14 17 (10.63%) IBM
15 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
15 16 (10.00%) Windows XP
15 16 (10.00%) CSS
15 16 (10.00%) MQSeries
15 16 (10.00%) User Experience
16 15 (9.38%) Time Management
16 15 (9.38%) XML
16 15 (9.38%) VPN
16 15 (9.38%) OpenView

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

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 16 (10.00%) MQSeries
2 13 (8.13%) WebSphere
3 7 (4.38%) Adobe CQ
4 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (1.25%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.25%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.63%) ColdFusion
6 1 (0.63%) CICS
Applications
1 22 (13.75%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.25%) MS Office
3 12 (7.50%) Photoshop
4 10 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (3.75%) MS Project
5 6 (3.75%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (1.25%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.63%) NASTRAN
7 1 (0.63%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.63%) CATIA
7 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (4.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 6 (3.75%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (3.13%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (3.13%) SAP MRS
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle General Ledger
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle E-Business Tax
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle AGIS
4 3 (1.88%) SAP Business One
4 3 (1.88%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 3 (1.88%) SAP PS
5 2 (1.25%) Tridion
5 2 (1.25%) SAP SD
5 2 (1.25%) SAP FI
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (13.75%) Internet
2 15 (9.38%) VPN
3 5 (3.13%) HTTP
4 2 (1.25%) SAN
4 2 (1.25%) MPLS
4 2 (1.25%) LAN
4 2 (1.25%) WAN
4 2 (1.25%) Firewall
5 1 (0.63%) TETRA
5 1 (0.63%) FTP
5 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.63%) DECT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.50%) DB2
2 7 (4.38%) MySQL
3 6 (3.75%) DbVisualizer
4 5 (3.13%) Relational Database
4 5 (3.13%) RDBMS
5 4 (2.50%) SQL Server
5 4 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.88%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.88%) Oracle Discoverer
7 2 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.25%) WebFOCUS
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.25%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.63%) QlikView
8 1 (0.63%) MS Access
8 1 (0.63%) DTS
8 1 (0.63%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 8 (5.00%) JUnit
2 7 (4.38%) Subversion
2 7 (4.38%) Log4j
2 7 (4.38%) Ant
2 7 (4.38%) Eclipse
3 6 (3.75%) QuickTest Pro
3 6 (3.75%) LoadRunner
3 6 (3.75%) Axure RP
4 5 (3.13%) Maven
5 3 (1.88%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.25%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
6 2 (1.25%) LabVIEW
7 1 (0.63%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.63%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.63%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.63%) RequisitePro
General
1 59 (36.88%) Finance
2 49 (30.63%) Retail
3 8 (5.00%) Marketing
4 6 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.50%) Electronics
6 4 (2.50%) Advertising
7 3 (1.88%) Billing
7 3 (1.88%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.25%) Banking
8 2 (1.25%) French Language
9 1 (0.63%) Front Office
9 1 (0.63%) Back Office
9 1 (0.63%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.63%) Automotive
9 1 (0.63%) Military
Job Titles
1 51 (31.88%) Analyst
2 24 (15.00%) Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Consultant
4 19 (11.88%) Business Analyst
5 15 (9.38%) Service Analyst
6 14 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (7.50%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.88%) Software Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 8 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (4.38%) Tester
11 6 (3.75%) Business Consultant
11 6 (3.75%) Front-End Developer
11 6 (3.75%) User Experience Consultant
12 5 (3.13%) Designer
12 5 (3.13%) Java/J2EE Developer
12 5 (3.13%) Support Analyst
12 5 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
12 5 (3.13%) Design Engineer
13 4 (2.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.63%) HTML
2 20 (12.50%) J2EE
3 16 (10.00%) CSS
4 15 (9.38%) XML
5 12 (7.50%) .NET
6 8 (5.00%) SOAP
6 8 (5.00%) Struts
6 8 (5.00%) Web Services
6 8 (5.00%) XHTML
6 8 (5.00%) JSP
7 7 (4.38%) REST
7 7 (4.38%) XMLBeans
7 7 (4.38%) Ajax
7 7 (4.38%) Servlets
7 7 (4.38%) XSLT
7 7 (4.38%) JMS
8 6 (3.75%) Flash
8 6 (3.75%) JSTL
8 6 (3.75%) HTML5
9 5 (3.13%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (10.00%) User Experience
3 7 (4.38%) Web 2.0
4 6 (3.75%) W3C
4 6 (3.75%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.25%) DTV
6 2 (1.25%) PMI
6 2 (1.25%) Data Conversion
6 2 (1.25%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.25%) Copywriting
6 2 (1.25%) Mobile Computing
7 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.63%) SCADA
7 1 (0.63%) Informatics
7 1 (0.63%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.63%) IBM Mainframe
7 1 (0.63%) FMCG
7 1 (0.63%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.63%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 21 (13.13%) UNIX
1 21 (13.13%) Windows
2 19 (11.88%) Linux
3 16 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (4.38%) HPUX
4 7 (4.38%) Solaris
5 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.63%) Android
5 1 (0.63%) CentOS
5 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.63%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.13%) E-Commerce
2 29 (18.13%) Project Management
3 15 (9.38%) Time Management
4 14 (8.75%) Change Management
5 12 (7.50%) ERP
6 11 (6.88%) Content Management
6 11 (6.88%) Software Engineering
7 9 (5.63%) OO
8 8 (5.00%) Regression Testing
8 8 (5.00%) System Testing
9 7 (4.38%) Usability Testing
9 7 (4.38%) Automated Testing
10 6 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (3.75%) B2B
10 6 (3.75%) B2C
10 6 (3.75%) CAD
10 6 (3.75%) HOOD
10 6 (3.75%) Competitor Analysis
10 6 (3.75%) Logistics
10 6 (3.75%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (30.00%) SQL
2 26 (16.25%) Java
3 19 (11.88%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.88%) C#
5 10 (6.25%) C++
6 9 (5.63%) Perl
7 7 (4.38%) XPath
8 5 (3.13%) VB
9 4 (2.50%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.88%) Bash Shell
10 3 (1.88%) Korn
10 3 (1.88%) ABAP
10 3 (1.88%) VBA
11 2 (1.25%) Shell Script
11 2 (1.25%) C
11 2 (1.25%) R
12 1 (0.63%) TTCN
12 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.63%) Python
12 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (14.38%) Degree
2 9 (5.63%) ISEB
3 8 (5.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 5 (3.13%) Sun Certification
5 3 (1.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (1.88%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.88%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.25%) HND
6 2 (1.25%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.63%) HNC
7 1 (0.63%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.63%) ISO 9000
1 1 (0.63%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (1.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.25%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.63%) RACF
Systems Management
1 15 (9.38%) OpenView
1 15 (9.38%) OVSD
Vendors
1 26 (16.25%) SAP
2 23 (14.38%) HP
3 19 (11.88%) Oracle
4 17 (10.63%) IBM
5 16 (10.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (4.38%) Interwoven
7 5 (3.13%) Sun
8 4 (2.50%) SolidWorks
9 3 (1.88%) Progress
9 3 (1.88%) Adobe
10 2 (1.25%) Juniper
10 2 (1.25%) Nortel
10 2 (1.25%) Business Objects
10 2 (1.25%) ATG
10 2 (1.25%) VMware
10 2 (1.25%) Blue Martini
10 2 (1.25%) Teradata
10 2 (1.25%) Elastic Path
11 1 (0.63%) Allen-Bradley
11 1 (0.63%) ANSYS
Essex
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Rate: £150 - £250 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
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Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
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Rate: £10 - £11 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Essex
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cambridge
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Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridge
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Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Bedfordshire
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour + negotiable
Posted: 27 days ago
Peterborough
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago