The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 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
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 26 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 31 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 7.21% 3.25% 2.20%
As % of the General category 17.42% 8.95% 6.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 4
Average daily rate £400 £292 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.22% +7.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £183 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £425 £287
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £27.38 £20.00 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.90% -55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -11.45%
Manufacturing
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
178 190 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 41.40% 36.33% 34.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 120 143
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £185 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 12 20
Average hourly rate £19.00 £40.60 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-53.20% +7.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £48.60 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Essex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Brentwood +6 6 £310 +25.12%
Basildon +6 3 - -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 21 (48.84%) Project Management
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 13 (30.23%) Automotive
3 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
3 12 (27.91%) PMP
3 12 (27.91%) PMI Certification
4 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 9 (20.93%) PRINCE
4 9 (20.93%) Oracle
4 9 (20.93%) Legal
4 9 (20.93%) Logistics
4 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
4 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
4 9 (20.93%) Mobile App
4 9 (20.93%) Mobile Application Development
4 9 (20.93%) Coaching
5 7 (16.28%) Change Management
5 7 (16.28%) DB2
5 7 (16.28%) German Language
5 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (16.28%) Line Management
5 7 (16.28%) Change Control
6 6 (13.95%) Time Management
6 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
6 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.63%) SAP
7 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
7 5 (11.63%) zOS
7 5 (11.63%) Degree

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (11.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.33%) SAP PP
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) DB2
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.98%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) AccuRev
General
1 21 (48.84%) Finance
2 13 (30.23%) Automotive
3 9 (20.93%) Legal
4 7 (16.28%) German Language
5 1 (2.33%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Electronics
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Project Manager
2 8 (18.60%) DBA
2 8 (18.60%) Developer
3 5 (11.63%) Implementation Specialist
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle DBA
4 4 (9.30%) Administrator
4 4 (9.30%) Senior DBA
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Product Specialist
5 3 (6.98%) SQL DBA
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Developer
6 2 (4.65%) DB2 Administrator
6 2 (4.65%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) J2EE Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Project Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior DB2 DBA
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) J2EE
2 3 (6.98%) COM
2 3 (6.98%) Java EE
2 3 (6.98%) JSF
2 3 (6.98%) PrimeFaces
3 2 (4.65%) CSS
3 2 (4.65%) JPA
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.33%) Hibernate
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) HTML5
4 1 (2.33%) REST
4 1 (2.33%) SOAP
4 1 (2.33%) TopLink
4 1 (2.33%) Web Services
4 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Mobile App
2 3 (6.98%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.65%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (11.63%) zOS
2 1 (2.33%) Unix
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (48.84%) Project Management
2 12 (27.91%) PRINCE2
3 9 (20.93%) Coaching
3 9 (20.93%) Logistics
3 9 (20.93%) Mobile Application Development
3 9 (20.93%) Performance Management
3 9 (20.93%) PRINCE
3 9 (20.93%) Process Improvement
4 7 (16.28%) Change Control
4 7 (16.28%) Change Management
4 7 (16.28%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (16.28%) Line Management
5 6 (13.95%) Time Management
6 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
7 4 (9.30%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (6.98%) High Availability
9 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing Engineering
10 1 (2.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 13 (30.23%) SQL
2 5 (11.63%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.30%) Java
4 3 (6.98%) PL/SQL
5 2 (4.65%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.65%) Python
5 2 (4.65%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.33%) C++
6 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (27.91%) PMI Certification
1 12 (27.91%) PMP
2 9 (20.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (11.63%) Degree
4 1 (2.33%) CISA
4 1 (2.33%) CISM
4 1 (2.33%) CISSP
4 1 (2.33%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) GAMP
1 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) Data Guard
1 3 (6.98%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (20.93%) Oracle
2 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (11.63%) SAP
4 3 (6.98%) Infor
4 3 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.33%) Citrix
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Rally
5 1 (2.33%) Sun