The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 150 147 183
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +36
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 760 741 527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.49% 1.52% 1.18%
As % of the General category 3.82% 3.93% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 440 349 238
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £449
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -16.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 67 42
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.30 £18.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.14 £44.00 £44.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £31.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-15.74% -11.80%
Manufacturing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

General Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19914 18873 19310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 39.09% 38.72% 43.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 13120 12074 12135
Average daily rate £440 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £620
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 537 583
Average hourly rate £22.18 £22.50 £23.84
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.42% -5.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £43.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in England

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the England region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in England

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in England

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the England region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in England

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the England region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 June 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
London -59 142 £450 +5.88% 84
South East -25 138 £375 - 109
North West +34 110 £375 +15.38% 63
West Midlands 0 84 £388 +3.33% 50
South West +19 83 £400 +14.28% 85
East Midlands +9 62 £422 +8.87% 33
East of England -25 50 £350 +37.25% 30
Yorkshire -2 39 £400 +10.34% 30
North East -9 24 £300 +11.11% 12
Midlands +15 21 £575 - 1
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 664 (43.68%) SAP
2 509 (33.49%) Finance
3 356 (23.42%) Telecoms
4 318 (20.92%) Business Intelligence
5 316 (20.79%) Programme Management
6 302 (19.87%) Marketing
7 290 (19.08%) Electronics
8 283 (18.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 281 (18.49%) Digital Marketing
10 277 (18.22%) DTV
11 218 (14.34%) Project Management
12 207 (13.62%) Microsoft
13 194 (12.76%) ERP
14 182 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
15 165 (10.86%) Pharmaceutical
16 151 (9.93%) SQL Server
17 144 (9.47%) SQL
18 143 (9.41%) Windows
19 138 (9.08%) Retail
20 137 (9.01%) PRINCE2
21 135 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
22 121 (7.96%) Security Cleared
23 117 (7.70%) Java
24 115 (7.57%) .NET
25 113 (7.43%) ITIL
26 106 (6.97%) Oracle
26 106 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
27 97 (6.38%) SC Cleared
28 96 (6.32%) Migration
29 94 (6.18%) MS Excel

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 43 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 22 (1.45%) CMS
3 21 (1.38%) IIS
4 19 (1.25%) WebSphere
5 16 (1.05%) Mule
6 11 (0.72%) MS Exchange
7 9 (0.59%) Mule ESB
8 8 (0.53%) IBM Notes
8 8 (0.53%) Tomcat
9 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
9 7 (0.46%) Apache Spark
10 6 (0.39%) ArchestrA
10 6 (0.39%) Confluence
11 5 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (0.33%) Commerce Server
11 5 (0.33%) Node.js
11 5 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2013
11 5 (0.33%) Apache
11 5 (0.33%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.33%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 94 (6.18%) MS Excel
2 57 (3.75%) MS Office
3 53 (3.49%) MS Project
4 38 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (1.18%) MS Visio
6 8 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.46%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.20%) SOLIDWORKS
8 3 (0.20%) CATIA
8 3 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.13%) InDesign
9 2 (0.13%) SPSS
9 2 (0.13%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.13%) FastStats
9 2 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.066%) Siemens NX
10 1 (0.066%) GIMP
10 1 (0.066%) PowerPivot
10 1 (0.066%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.066%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 283 (18.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 32 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
3 31 (2.04%) SAP PP
4 22 (1.45%) SAP ERP
4 22 (1.45%) SAP MII
5 20 (1.32%) SAP QM
6 19 (1.25%) SAP FI
7 18 (1.18%) SAP APO
7 18 (1.18%) Dynamics NAV
8 17 (1.12%) SAP PLM
9 16 (1.05%) SAP MM
10 15 (0.99%) SAP SD
10 15 (0.99%) SAP CO
10 15 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
11 14 (0.92%) SAP EWM
12 11 (0.72%) SAP SRM
13 10 (0.66%) Teamcenter
13 10 (0.66%) Oracle EBS
14 9 (0.59%) SAP FI-AP
15 8 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (2.76%) SaaS
2 22 (1.45%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (0.59%) Office 365
4 6 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.20%) PaaS
6 3 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.13%) SmartFocus
7 2 (0.13%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.13%) Google Checkout
7 2 (0.13%) CheetahMail
7 2 (0.13%) Pure360
7 2 (0.13%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.066%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.066%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.066%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.066%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.066%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.066%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.066%) AWS CloudTrail
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.89%) WAN
2 43 (2.83%) LAN
3 28 (1.84%) FTP
4 27 (1.78%) Firewall
5 24 (1.58%) DNS
6 18 (1.18%) DHCP
6 18 (1.18%) SAN
7 16 (1.05%) TCP/IP
8 12 (0.79%) VPN
8 12 (0.79%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (0.72%) Internet
10 10 (0.66%) HTTP
11 8 (0.53%) SSL
11 8 (0.53%) MPLS
12 7 (0.46%) Intranet
13 5 (0.33%) Ethernet
13 5 (0.33%) HTTPS
13 5 (0.33%) VoIP
13 5 (0.33%) WLAN
13 5 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (9.93%) SQL Server
2 52 (3.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 50 (3.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 37 (2.43%) Data Warehouse
5 30 (1.97%) SAP BW
6 26 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (1.51%) Relational Database
7 23 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
8 21 (1.38%) RDBMS
8 21 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 16 (1.05%) Big Data
10 14 (0.92%) Hadoop
10 14 (0.92%) MySQL
10 14 (0.92%) QlikView
11 12 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
12 11 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
12 11 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
13 10 (0.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
15 7 (0.46%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 51 (3.36%) Visual Studio
2 17 (1.12%) Maven
3 14 (0.92%) JIRA
3 14 (0.92%) JUnit
4 13 (0.86%) Selenium
5 12 (0.79%) LSMW
6 11 (0.72%) Git (software)
7 10 (0.66%) Eclipse
8 9 (0.59%) Jenkins
9 7 (0.46%) WebDriver
9 7 (0.46%) Subversion
10 6 (0.39%) Ant
11 5 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
11 5 (0.33%) HP UFT
11 5 (0.33%) Cucumber
11 5 (0.33%) Rational DOORS
12 4 (0.26%) TeamCity
12 4 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
12 4 (0.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 4 (0.26%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 509 (33.49%) Finance
2 356 (23.42%) Telecoms
3 302 (19.87%) Marketing
4 290 (19.08%) Electronics
5 165 (10.86%) Pharmaceutical
6 138 (9.08%) Retail
7 68 (4.47%) Automotive
8 28 (1.84%) Banking
9 23 (1.51%) Aerospace
10 12 (0.79%) Games
10 12 (0.79%) Legal
11 11 (0.72%) Advertising
12 8 (0.53%) Front Office
13 7 (0.46%) Spanish Language
14 6 (0.39%) General Ledger
15 4 (0.26%) Portuguese Language
15 4 (0.26%) French Language
15 4 (0.26%) German Language
16 3 (0.20%) Avionics
16 3 (0.20%) Billing
Job Titles
1 251 (16.51%) Consultant
2 244 (16.05%) Analyst
3 205 (13.49%) Developer
4 186 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 160 (10.53%) SAP Consultant
6 150 (9.87%) Architect
7 103 (6.78%) Business Analyst
8 95 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 44 (2.89%) Java Developer
10 41 (2.70%) SAP Manager
11 31 (2.04%) Programmer
12 29 (1.91%) Functional Consultant
13 28 (1.84%) Administrator
14 27 (1.78%) Support Analyst
15 25 (1.64%) Senior Developer
15 25 (1.64%) Software Engineer
16 22 (1.45%) Test Analyst
17 21 (1.38%) .NET Developer
18 20 (1.32%) SAP Functional Consultant
19 19 (1.25%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 115 (7.57%) .NET
2 82 (5.39%) Web Services
3 68 (4.47%) HTML
4 45 (2.96%) CSS
5 36 (2.37%) XML
5 36 (2.37%) HTML5
6 30 (1.97%) ASP.NET
7 29 (1.91%) J2EE
7 29 (1.91%) SOAP
8 28 (1.84%) .NET Framework
9 25 (1.64%) jQuery
10 21 (1.38%) Spring
11 19 (1.25%) Hibernate
12 18 (1.18%) Middleware
13 17 (1.12%) REST
14 16 (1.05%) Ajax
15 15 (0.99%) JSON
16 14 (0.92%) WCF
16 14 (0.92%) AngularJS
17 12 (0.79%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 277 (18.22%) DTV
2 135 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
3 61 (4.01%) Life Science
3 61 (4.01%) FMCG
4 59 (3.88%) Management Information System
5 53 (3.49%) NHS
6 41 (2.70%) Data Centre
7 22 (1.45%) User Experience
8 20 (1.32%) GIS
9 19 (1.25%) Informatics
9 19 (1.25%) PMI
10 16 (1.05%) SCADA
10 16 (1.05%) Mobile App
11 14 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
12 10 (0.66%) Client/Server
13 9 (0.59%) Replication
14 8 (0.53%) Mainframe
14 8 (0.53%) iSeries
15 7 (0.46%) Visualisation
15 7 (0.46%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 143 (9.41%) Windows
2 73 (4.80%) Linux
3 56 (3.68%) UNIX
4 27 (1.78%) Windows XP
4 27 (1.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 25 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 17 (1.12%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (0.99%) VMS
8 12 (0.79%) Apple iOS
9 11 (0.72%) Android
10 9 (0.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (0.59%) Solaris
11 7 (0.46%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.33%) AIX
13 4 (0.26%) OpenVMS
14 3 (0.20%) Fedora
14 3 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
14 3 (0.20%) CentOS
15 2 (0.13%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 318 (20.92%) Business Intelligence
2 316 (20.79%) Programme Management
3 281 (18.49%) Digital Marketing
4 218 (14.34%) Project Management
5 194 (12.76%) ERP
6 182 (11.97%) Agile Software Development
7 137 (9.01%) PRINCE2
8 113 (7.43%) ITIL
9 106 (6.97%) Stakeholder Management
10 96 (6.32%) Migration
11 93 (6.12%) Logistics
12 77 (5.07%) Change Management
13 72 (4.74%) User Acceptance Testing
14 68 (4.47%) CRM
15 63 (4.14%) Continuous Improvement
16 59 (3.88%) Change Control
17 58 (3.82%) E-Commerce
18 54 (3.55%) Validation
19 48 (3.16%) Configuration Management
20 47 (3.09%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 144 (9.47%) SQL
2 117 (7.70%) Java
3 67 (4.41%) C#
4 54 (3.55%) JavaScript
5 52 (3.42%) VB
6 44 (2.89%) C
7 28 (1.84%) Python
8 23 (1.51%) VB6
8 23 (1.51%) ABAP
8 23 (1.51%) Bash Shell
9 19 (1.25%) T-SQL
10 17 (1.12%) C++
11 16 (1.05%) VB.NET
12 13 (0.86%) Lua
13 12 (0.79%) Embedded C
14 10 (0.66%) Ruby
14 10 (0.66%) PL/SQL
15 8 (0.53%) Perl
16 7 (0.46%) VBA
16 7 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 121 (7.96%) Security Cleared
2 97 (6.38%) SC Cleared
3 92 (6.05%) Degree
4 40 (2.63%) PMI Certification
5 31 (2.04%) SAP Certification
6 30 (1.97%) ISEB
7 25 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 25 (1.64%) PMP
8 16 (1.05%) APMP
9 15 (0.99%) DV Cleared
10 13 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
13 8 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
13 8 (0.53%) ACCA
14 6 (0.39%) CISSP
14 6 (0.39%) OCP
14 6 (0.39%) OCA
14 6 (0.39%) CCNA
14 6 (0.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 57 (3.75%) QA
2 32 (2.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 32 (2.11%) GMP
3 30 (1.97%) GAMP
3 30 (1.97%) SLA
4 28 (1.84%) ISO 9000
5 25 (1.64%) GxP
6 18 (1.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 15 (0.99%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 12 (0.79%) ISO 9001
9 7 (0.46%) Data Quality
10 6 (0.39%) HL7
11 4 (0.26%) PCI DSS
11 4 (0.26%) DO-178B
12 2 (0.13%) DO-254
12 2 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.13%) GCP
13 1 (0.066%) ISO 14001
13 1 (0.066%) EFQM
13 1 (0.066%) CDISC
System Software
1 73 (4.80%) Active Directory
2 27 (1.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.45%) VMware ESX
4 9 (0.59%) XenApp
5 8 (0.53%) Hyper-V
6 7 (0.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 7 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.46%) Terminal Services
7 6 (0.39%) vSphere
8 5 (0.33%) ISA Server
8 5 (0.33%) Xen
8 5 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.26%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.20%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.13%) Firmware
11 2 (0.13%) GPFS
11 2 (0.13%) Ceph
11 2 (0.13%) BitLocker
12 1 (0.066%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.066%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 16 (1.05%) MOM
2 13 (0.86%) SCCM
3 12 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
4 8 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.46%) Puppet
6 6 (0.39%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 5 (0.33%) HP Data Protector
8 4 (0.26%) Tivoli
9 3 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (0.13%) SCOM
10 2 (0.13%) OpenView
10 2 (0.13%) vMotion
10 2 (0.13%) EMC VPLEX
10 2 (0.13%) Oracle ZFS
10 2 (0.13%) HP SIM
11 1 (0.066%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.066%) Data Guard
11 1 (0.066%) Zenoss
11 1 (0.066%) CORE IMPACT
11 1 (0.066%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 664 (43.68%) SAP
2 207 (13.62%) Microsoft
3 106 (6.97%) Oracle
4 73 (4.80%) VMware
5 60 (3.95%) IBM
6 44 (2.89%) HP
7 38 (2.50%) Citrix
8 34 (2.24%) Cisco
9 28 (1.84%) Red Hat
10 21 (1.38%) hybris
11 17 (1.12%) Wonderware
11 17 (1.12%) JD Edwards
12 16 (1.05%) Business Objects
13 15 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
14 14 (0.92%) Adobe
15 13 (0.86%) CheckPoint
16 11 (0.72%) Remedy
16 11 (0.72%) EMC
17 10 (0.66%) Lotus
18 9 (0.59%) Informatica
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 16 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £500 - £530 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 22 - 25 per hour
Posted: 18 hours ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Larson Group
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Bluefire Consulting
Rate: £320 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Savvy Recruitment
Rate: Dependant on experience.
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: £120 - £175 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent Spa
Rate: Excellent Contract Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Gateshead, Tyne And Wear
NES IT
Rate: Good
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Yorkshire
RR Donnelly
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £800 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago