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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 91 86 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +18
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 45 41 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 1.59% 1.69% 0.98%
As % of the General category 4.75% 5.59% 2.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 7 9
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£480 £313 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.60% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £206 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £365 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
- -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 14
Average hourly rate £34.00 £43.90 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.55% +37.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £18.10 £24.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.40 £45.00 £46.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £29.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-12.71% -9.23%
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
947 734 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 33.47% 30.24% 36.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 379 534
Average daily rate £405 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.00% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 76 96
Average hourly rate £31.00 £32.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +60.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £43.90 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -14.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 26 November 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
Cambridgeshire +6 24 £509 +56.53% 17
Essex -4 11 £438 +2.94% 5
Hertfordshire -24 8 £480 +53.60% 4
Bedfordshire -11 2 £413 +32.00% 5
Norfolk - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 49 (39.52%) Finance
2 39 (31.45%) Retail
3 30 (24.19%) E-Commerce
4 27 (21.77%) SQL
4 27 (21.77%) SAP
5 22 (17.74%) Project Management
6 21 (16.94%) Java
7 19 (15.32%) HTML
8 18 (14.52%) UNIX
8 18 (14.52%) Windows
9 17 (13.71%) Linux
9 17 (13.71%) HP
10 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
11 15 (12.10%) IBM
11 15 (12.10%) Oracle
12 14 (11.29%) J2EE
12 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
12 14 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 14 (11.29%) Degree
12 14 (11.29%) User Experience
13 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
13 13 (10.48%) CSS
13 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
14 11 (8.87%) MQSeries
14 11 (8.87%) XML
14 11 (8.87%) MS Office
14 11 (8.87%) .NET
14 11 (8.87%) Internet
14 11 (8.87%) Marketing
15 10 (8.06%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 11 (8.87%) MQSeries
2 10 (8.06%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.03%) Adobe CQ
4 3 (2.42%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.81%) CICS
6 1 (0.81%) IIS
6 1 (0.81%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (10.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.87%) MS Office
3 10 (8.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 10 (8.06%) Photoshop
4 6 (4.84%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (1.61%) MS Project
5 2 (1.61%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (11.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (7.26%) SAP MRS
3 7 (5.65%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (2.42%) SAP PS
5 1 (0.81%) VisionPLUS
5 1 (0.81%) BASE24
5 1 (0.81%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.81%) MFGPRO
5 1 (0.81%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.81%) SAP CS
5 1 (0.81%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.81%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.81%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.87%) Internet
2 8 (6.45%) VPN
3 6 (4.84%) Firewall
4 3 (2.42%) HTTP
5 2 (1.61%) LAN
5 2 (1.61%) WAN
5 2 (1.61%) DHCP
5 2 (1.61%) Extranet
5 2 (1.61%) MPLS
5 2 (1.61%) SAN
5 2 (1.61%) DNS
6 1 (0.81%) TETRA
6 1 (0.81%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.81%) DECT
6 1 (0.81%) LDAP
6 1 (0.81%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.26%) DB2
2 5 (4.03%) MySQL
2 5 (4.03%) DbVisualizer
3 3 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.61%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.61%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.81%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.81%) DataStage
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.81%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Axure RP
2 5 (4.03%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (4.03%) LoadRunner
3 4 (3.23%) Oracle Forms
3 4 (3.23%) Ant
3 4 (3.23%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.42%) Maven
4 3 (2.42%) Subversion
4 3 (2.42%) Log4j
4 3 (2.42%) JUnit
5 1 (0.81%) RequisitePro
5 1 (0.81%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.81%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.81%) SoapUI
General
1 49 (39.52%) Finance
2 39 (31.45%) Retail
3 11 (8.87%) Marketing
4 7 (5.65%) Telecoms
5 6 (4.84%) Electronics
6 5 (4.03%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (3.23%) Advertising
8 3 (2.42%) Billing
8 3 (2.42%) Automotive
9 2 (1.61%) Banking
10 1 (0.81%) Front Office
10 1 (0.81%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 43 (34.68%) Analyst
2 19 (15.32%) Developer
3 18 (14.52%) Consultant
4 14 (11.29%) Business Analyst
5 11 (8.87%) Project Manager
6 8 (6.45%) Service Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Tester
8 6 (4.84%) User Experience Consultant
8 6 (4.84%) SAP Consultant
8 6 (4.84%) Security Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) Support Analyst
9 5 (4.03%) Designer
10 4 (3.23%) Front-End Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Digital Designer
10 4 (3.23%) Architect
10 4 (3.23%) Java Developer
10 4 (3.23%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.42%) Developer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (15.32%) HTML
2 14 (11.29%) J2EE
3 13 (10.48%) CSS
4 11 (8.87%) XML
4 11 (8.87%) .NET
5 7 (5.65%) SOAP
6 5 (4.03%) Web Services
6 5 (4.03%) XHTML
6 5 (4.03%) Flash
6 5 (4.03%) REST
6 5 (4.03%) HTML5
7 4 (3.23%) Semantic HTML
7 4 (3.23%) JSP
7 4 (3.23%) Ajax
7 4 (3.23%) JSTL
8 3 (2.42%) Spring
8 3 (2.42%) JSON
8 3 (2.42%) XMLBeans
8 3 (2.42%) Hibernate
8 3 (2.42%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (11.29%) User Experience
3 7 (5.65%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.03%) DTV
4 5 (4.03%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.23%) W3C
6 3 (2.42%) Web 2.0
6 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.61%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.61%) SCADA
8 1 (0.81%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.81%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.81%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.81%) FMCG
8 1 (0.81%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.81%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.52%) UNIX
1 18 (14.52%) Windows
2 17 (13.71%) Linux
3 8 (6.45%) Windows XP
4 4 (3.23%) Solaris
5 3 (2.42%) HPUX
6 1 (0.81%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (24.19%) E-Commerce
2 22 (17.74%) Project Management
3 10 (8.06%) Change Management
4 8 (6.45%) ERP
4 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (5.65%) Content Management
5 7 (5.65%) Logistics
5 7 (5.65%) Regression Testing
5 7 (5.65%) Information Security
5 7 (5.65%) B2C
5 7 (5.65%) Usability Testing
5 7 (5.65%) Unit Testing
5 7 (5.65%) System Testing
5 7 (5.65%) Time Management
6 6 (4.84%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (4.84%) Information Architecture
6 6 (4.84%) B2B
6 6 (4.84%) ITSM
6 6 (4.84%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (21.77%) SQL
2 21 (16.94%) Java
3 13 (10.48%) JavaScript
4 7 (5.65%) PL/SQL
5 6 (4.84%) Perl
5 6 (4.84%) Korn
6 5 (4.03%) C#
7 4 (3.23%) VB
8 3 (2.42%) XPath
8 3 (2.42%) Shell Script
8 3 (2.42%) C++
9 2 (1.61%) C
9 2 (1.61%) ABAP
9 2 (1.61%) VBA
10 1 (0.81%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.81%) JCL
10 1 (0.81%) Python
10 1 (0.81%) TTCN
Qualifications
1 14 (11.29%) Degree
2 8 (6.45%) ISEB
3 7 (5.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.42%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.42%) Sun Certification
4 3 (2.42%) PMP
4 3 (2.42%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.81%) HND
6 1 (0.81%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (3.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.61%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.81%) RACF
Systems Management
1 8 (6.45%) OpenView
1 8 (6.45%) OVSD
2 1 (0.81%) Nessus
2 1 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.81%) CORE IMPACT
Vendors
1 27 (21.77%) SAP
2 17 (13.71%) HP
3 15 (12.10%) IBM
3 15 (12.10%) Oracle
4 14 (11.29%) Microsoft
5 3 (2.42%) Sun
5 3 (2.42%) Interwoven
5 3 (2.42%) Progress
6 2 (1.61%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.61%) Nortel
6 2 (1.61%) Juniper
6 2 (1.61%) Teradata
7 1 (0.81%) Tripwire
7 1 (0.81%) Altiris
7 1 (0.81%) VMware
7 1 (0.81%) SolidWorks
7 1 (0.81%) Adobe
7 1 (0.81%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.81%) NetIQ
7 1 (0.81%) Primavera
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