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 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 190 159 170
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +11
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 653 743 666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 1.27% 1.47% 1.34%
As % of the General category 3.44% 3.80% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 366 305
Average daily rate £400 £400 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £234
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £602
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 46 39
Average hourly rate £31.00 £33.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.86 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.08 £49.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.07%
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
18999 19533 19473
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 37.08% 38.53% 39.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 12772 12325 12339
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £280 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 430 486 544
Average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -8.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.54 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.20 £42.50 £47.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +29 183 £438 +2.94% 116
South East -39 96 £385 -0.64% 95
North West -43 78 £363 -9.37% 51
South West +13 74 £375 - 72
East of England +11 66 £425 -10.52% 21
East Midlands -12 46 £375 -6.25% 43
West Midlands -33 38 £400 -7.51% 35
Yorkshire -5 22 £313 -15.25% 26
North East -46 20 £310 +3.33% 3
Midlands -13 9 £500 - 1
South Coast - 3 - -
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 688 (50.63%) SAP
2 644 (47.39%) Finance
3 485 (35.69%) Programme Management
4 448 (32.97%) Telecoms
5 442 (32.52%) Marketing
6 434 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
7 422 (31.05%) Electronics
8 416 (30.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 410 (30.17%) Digital Marketing
10 236 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
11 203 (14.94%) Project Management
12 173 (12.73%) Microsoft
13 172 (12.66%) SQL
14 142 (10.45%) ERP
15 141 (10.38%) Java
16 136 (10.01%) Oracle
17 124 (9.12%) Windows
18 117 (8.61%) Degree
19 105 (7.73%) Migration
19 105 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
19 105 (7.73%) SQL Server
20 103 (7.58%) MS Excel
21 101 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
22 98 (7.21%) Security Cleared
23 90 (6.62%) Pharmaceutical
24 89 (6.55%) PRINCE2
25 86 (6.33%) SC Cleared
26 81 (5.96%) Logistics
27 79 (5.81%) Retail
27 79 (5.81%) Scrum

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 45 (3.31%) SharePoint
2 25 (1.84%) Apache
3 22 (1.62%) Confluence
4 21 (1.55%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.40%) MS Exchange
6 16 (1.18%) CMS
7 13 (0.96%) Mule
8 10 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (0.74%) Node.js
8 10 (0.74%) Skype for Business
9 9 (0.66%) Mule ESB
9 9 (0.66%) WebLogic
9 9 (0.66%) WebSphere
10 8 (0.59%) BizTalk Server
10 8 (0.59%) IIS
10 8 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (0.52%) Drupal
11 7 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
12 6 (0.44%) Apache Spark
12 6 (0.44%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 103 (7.58%) MS Excel
2 56 (4.12%) MS Office
3 30 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 24 (1.77%) AutoCAD
5 21 (1.55%) MS Project
6 14 (1.03%) MS Visio
7 10 (0.74%) Photoshop
8 9 (0.66%) SOLIDWORKS
9 5 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (0.37%) CATIA
9 5 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
10 4 (0.29%) FreeHand
10 4 (0.29%) Siemens NX
11 2 (0.15%) Acrobat
11 2 (0.15%) Adobe Captivate
11 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
11 2 (0.15%) Simulink
11 2 (0.15%) SketchUp
12 1 (0.074%) ProjectWise
12 1 (0.074%) Revit
Business Applications
1 416 (30.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 24 (1.77%) SAP MM
3 21 (1.55%) Dynamics AX
4 19 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (1.25%) SAP PP
6 15 (1.10%) Dynamics NAV
6 15 (1.10%) SAP CO
6 15 (1.10%) SAP ERP
7 14 (1.03%) SAP FI
7 14 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
8 12 (0.88%) Unit4 Business World
9 11 (0.81%) SAP SRM
10 10 (0.74%) SAP HR
10 10 (0.74%) Teamcenter
11 7 (0.52%) SAP IS-U
11 7 (0.52%) SAP SD
11 7 (0.52%) SAP WM
12 6 (0.44%) CA PPM
12 6 (0.44%) Magento
12 6 (0.44%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 27 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
2 26 (1.91%) Office 365
3 14 (1.03%) SaaS
4 10 (0.74%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (0.59%) Google Analytics
6 8 (0.59%) SuccessFactors
7 7 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (0.37%) Force.com
9 3 (0.22%) AdWords
9 3 (0.22%) GitHub
9 3 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.22%) Mimecast
10 2 (0.15%) AWS Lambda
10 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.15%) IaaS
10 2 (0.15%) PaaS
11 1 (0.074%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.074%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.074%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (2.80%) DNS
2 29 (2.13%) Firewall
3 28 (2.06%) DHCP
4 26 (1.91%) WAN
5 25 (1.84%) TCP/IP
6 23 (1.69%) LAN
7 15 (1.10%) VPN
8 13 (0.96%) Internet
9 11 (0.81%) MPLS
10 10 (0.74%) HTTP
11 9 (0.66%) BGP
11 9 (0.66%) IPv6
11 9 (0.66%) OSPF
11 9 (0.66%) SAN
11 9 (0.66%) VoIP
12 6 (0.44%) Skype
13 5 (0.37%) IPv4
13 5 (0.37%) LDAP
13 5 (0.37%) Wireless
14 4 (0.29%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (7.73%) SQL Server
2 42 (3.09%) Relational Database
3 32 (2.35%) RDBMS
4 30 (2.21%) Oracle Database
5 22 (1.62%) BusinessObjects
6 21 (1.55%) SAP BW
6 21 (1.55%) SAP HANA
7 20 (1.47%) Big Data
7 20 (1.47%) MySQL
8 17 (1.25%) DB2
8 17 (1.25%) NoSQL
9 16 (1.18%) Data Mining
10 13 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 12 (0.88%) MongoDB
11 12 (0.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (0.81%) Data Warehouse
13 10 (0.74%) SQL Server 2008
14 9 (0.66%) Apache Cassandra
14 9 (0.66%) Oracle Reports
15 8 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 40 (2.94%) JIRA
2 35 (2.58%) Visual Studio
3 20 (1.47%) Git (software)
4 15 (1.10%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.10%) JUnit
5 13 (0.96%) Subversion
6 12 (0.88%) Rational DOORS
7 11 (0.81%) Maven
8 10 (0.74%) Selenium
9 8 (0.59%) Cucumber
9 8 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (0.44%) Eclipse
10 6 (0.44%) LSMW
11 5 (0.37%) ClearCase
11 5 (0.37%) Mockito
12 4 (0.29%) Gradle
12 4 (0.29%) PhantomJS
12 4 (0.29%) Rational Rhapsody
12 4 (0.29%) VisualVM
12 4 (0.29%) WebDriver
General
1 644 (47.39%) Finance
2 448 (32.97%) Telecoms
3 442 (32.52%) Marketing
4 422 (31.05%) Electronics
5 90 (6.62%) Pharmaceutical
6 79 (5.81%) Retail
7 57 (4.19%) Automotive
8 34 (2.50%) Legal
9 26 (1.91%) Aerospace
10 22 (1.62%) Advertising
11 17 (1.25%) Banking
11 17 (1.25%) German Language
12 8 (0.59%) Back Office
12 8 (0.59%) Publishing
13 7 (0.52%) French Language
13 7 (0.52%) Games
13 7 (0.52%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.52%) Military
14 4 (0.29%) Billing
15 3 (0.22%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 246 (18.10%) Developer
2 218 (16.04%) Analyst
3 155 (11.41%) Project Manager
4 151 (11.11%) Consultant
5 113 (8.31%) Architect
6 99 (7.28%) Business Analyst
7 88 (6.48%) SAP Consultant
8 64 (4.71%) Java Developer
9 54 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
10 51 (3.75%) SAP Manager
11 44 (3.24%) Senior Developer
12 36 (2.65%) IT Manager
13 29 (2.13%) SAP Project Manager
14 27 (1.99%) Functional Consultant
15 25 (1.84%) SQL Developer
16 24 (1.77%) Software Engineer
17 23 (1.69%) C# Developer
17 23 (1.69%) Data Analyst
18 22 (1.62%) IT Project Manager
18 22 (1.62%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (5.59%) HTML
2 69 (5.08%) .NET
3 63 (4.64%) CSS
4 62 (4.56%) Web Services
5 43 (3.16%) XML
6 38 (2.80%) J2EE
6 38 (2.80%) jQuery
6 38 (2.80%) Spring
7 30 (2.21%) SOAP
8 26 (1.91%) .NET Framework
9 24 (1.77%) ASP.NET
10 22 (1.62%) Hibernate
10 22 (1.62%) RESTful
11 20 (1.47%) Java EE
11 20 (1.47%) JMS
12 19 (1.40%) AngularJS
13 18 (1.32%) HTML5
14 17 (1.25%) Java SE
14 17 (1.25%) Middleware
15 16 (1.18%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 101 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 71 (5.22%) Life Science
3 50 (3.68%) FMCG
4 43 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 37 (2.72%) Mobile App
6 27 (1.99%) Data Centre
7 23 (1.69%) User Experience
8 15 (1.10%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.10%) Data Structures
8 15 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
9 14 (1.03%) Visualisation
10 11 (0.81%) NHS
11 10 (0.74%) Clustering
11 10 (0.74%) Data Integration
12 9 (0.66%) PMI
13 7 (0.52%) iPad
14 6 (0.44%) Client/Server
14 6 (0.44%) Reference Data
14 6 (0.44%) Social Media
14 6 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 124 (9.12%) Windows
2 67 (4.93%) Linux
3 64 (4.71%) Windows Server
4 51 (3.75%) Unix
5 29 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (1.99%) Windows Server 2008
7 26 (1.91%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (1.69%) Windows 7
9 22 (1.62%) Windows XP
10 14 (1.03%) Android
11 11 (0.81%) Solaris
12 10 (0.74%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.66%) CentOS
14 7 (0.52%) zOS
15 6 (0.44%) AIX
15 6 (0.44%) Windows 10
16 5 (0.37%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 5 (0.37%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.29%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 485 (35.69%) Programme Management
2 434 (31.94%) Business Intelligence
3 410 (30.17%) Digital Marketing
4 236 (17.37%) Agile Software Development
5 203 (14.94%) Project Management
6 142 (10.45%) ERP
7 105 (7.73%) Migration
7 105 (7.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 89 (6.55%) PRINCE2
9 81 (5.96%) Logistics
10 79 (5.81%) Scrum
11 76 (5.59%) ITIL
12 70 (5.15%) Change Management
13 59 (4.34%) E-Commerce
14 57 (4.19%) Integration Testing
15 53 (3.90%) Data Migration
16 52 (3.83%) SDLC
17 50 (3.68%) Change Control
18 47 (3.46%) Configuration Management
19 44 (3.24%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 172 (12.66%) SQL
2 141 (10.38%) Java
3 66 (4.86%) JavaScript
4 49 (3.61%) C#
5 32 (2.35%) C++
6 23 (1.69%) PL/SQL
7 22 (1.62%) C
8 19 (1.40%) Python
9 18 (1.32%) ABAP
9 18 (1.32%) Ruby
10 17 (1.25%) Perl
11 15 (1.10%) PHP
12 13 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 12 (0.88%) Shell Script
14 10 (0.74%) SAPscript
14 10 (0.74%) T-SQL
14 10 (0.74%) VB.NET
15 9 (0.66%) R
15 9 (0.66%) VB
16 7 (0.52%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 117 (8.61%) Degree
2 98 (7.21%) Security Cleared
3 86 (6.33%) SC Cleared
4 34 (2.50%) PMI Certification
5 27 (1.99%) PMP
6 25 (1.84%) SAP Certification
7 24 (1.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 17 (1.25%) Oracle Certification
9 16 (1.18%) OCA
9 16 (1.18%) OCAJ
9 16 (1.18%) OCP
10 15 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 11 (0.81%) APMP
11 11 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
11 11 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (0.66%) ISEB
13 8 (0.59%) MCSE
13 8 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (0.52%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (3.68%) QA
2 24 (1.77%) Data Quality
3 14 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 14 (1.03%) SLA
4 13 (0.96%) GMP
5 9 (0.66%) GxP
5 9 (0.66%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.29%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.29%) TickIT
7 3 (0.22%) Def Stans
8 2 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.15%) MISRA
9 1 (0.074%) DO-254
9 1 (0.074%) GAMP
9 1 (0.074%) GCP
9 1 (0.074%) HL7
9 1 (0.074%) MISRA C
9 1 (0.074%) P3O
System Software
1 78 (5.74%) Active Directory
2 31 (2.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (1.62%) VMware ESX
4 13 (0.96%) Docker
4 13 (0.96%) Hyper-V
5 10 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.37%) vSphere
7 4 (0.29%) Firmware
7 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (0.22%) GPFS
8 3 (0.22%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.15%) Time Sharing Option
9 2 (0.15%) XenApp
10 1 (0.074%) HDFS
10 1 (0.074%) UAG
10 1 (0.074%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.074%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.074%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.074%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.074%) zsh
Systems Management
1 16 (1.18%) SCCM
2 12 (0.88%) Puppet
3 9 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.59%) SCOM
5 7 (0.52%) MOM
6 5 (0.37%) Packer
6 5 (0.37%) Terraform
6 5 (0.37%) WSUS
7 4 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (0.29%) Wonderware InTouch
8 3 (0.22%) Data Guard
8 3 (0.22%) Nagios
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.15%) Ansible
9 2 (0.15%) DameWare
9 2 (0.15%) Icinga
9 2 (0.15%) Kibana
9 2 (0.15%) logstash
9 2 (0.15%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.15%) SELinux
Vendors
1 688 (50.63%) SAP
2 173 (12.73%) Microsoft
3 136 (10.01%) Oracle
4 68 (5.00%) VMware
5 39 (2.87%) HP
6 30 (2.21%) Cisco
7 29 (2.13%) Red Hat
8 28 (2.06%) hybris
9 24 (1.77%) Citrix
10 19 (1.40%) IBM
10 19 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
11 15 (1.10%) Google
12 14 (1.03%) Infor
12 14 (1.03%) Tableau
13 11 (0.81%) Adobe
14 10 (0.74%) JD Edwards
15 9 (0.66%) EMC
15 9 (0.66%) Sage
15 9 (0.66%) Siemens
15 9 (0.66%) WSO2
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Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
West London
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Posted: 22 hours ago
Northamptonshire
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West Midlands
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Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
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Bristol, Avon
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
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