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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 31 45 40
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 28 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 4.40% 2.06% 2.16%
As % of the General category 10.18% 5.56% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 3
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£300 £238 £286
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -16.95%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 2 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £22.50 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.44% -45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £22.10 £36.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £22.90 £44.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
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
275 180 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 43.24% 37.04% 33.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 85 65
Average daily rate £375 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £239 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 37 24
Average hourly rate £31.50 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +87.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.50 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

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 2 September 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Essex region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram 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 2 September 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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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 +1 12 £290 +22.10%
Basildon - 11 - -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (34.88%) HTML
3 12 (27.91%) J2EE
3 12 (27.91%) XML
4 11 (25.58%) Web Services
4 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
4 11 (25.58%) SQL
5 10 (23.26%) ERP
5 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
5 10 (23.26%) SaaS
5 10 (23.26%) HTML5
6 9 (20.93%) Project Management
6 9 (20.93%) Windows
6 9 (20.93%) Linux
6 9 (20.93%) CSS
7 8 (18.60%) Java
7 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
7 8 (18.60%) IBM
8 7 (16.28%) B2C
8 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
8 7 (16.28%) SOAP
8 7 (16.28%) UNIX
8 7 (16.28%) Finance
9 6 (13.95%) TDD
9 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
10 5 (11.63%) REST
10 5 (11.63%) Coaching
10 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
10 5 (11.63%) JSF
10 5 (11.63%) Ajax

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 7 (16.28%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.65%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (4.65%) CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Project
1 5 (11.63%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
3 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) CA PPM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 10 (23.26%) SaaS
2 4 (9.30%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) iBeacon
2 2 (4.65%) NAS
2 2 (4.65%) FTP
2 2 (4.65%) SSH
3 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
3 1 (2.33%) VoIP
3 1 (2.33%) DHCP
3 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) DNS
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.33%) WebFOCUS
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Ant
2 4 (9.30%) AccuRev
3 3 (6.98%) JUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Xcode
4 2 (4.65%) JIRA
4 2 (4.65%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
4 2 (4.65%) SoapUI
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
5 1 (2.33%) Hudson
5 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.33%) HP UFT
5 1 (2.33%) JMeter
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) Maven
General
1 10 (23.26%) Telecoms
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 2 (4.65%) Marketing
4 1 (2.33%) French Language
4 1 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.33%) Automotive
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
4 1 (2.33%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (37.21%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Project Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Java Developer
5 4 (9.30%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 4 (9.30%) AWS Developer
6 3 (6.98%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior iOS Developer
6 3 (6.98%) PMO Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) J2EE Developer
6 3 (6.98%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.65%) Business Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Backup Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Cyber Security Analyst
8 1 (2.33%) Deployment Project Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Senior Test Automation Specialist
8 1 (2.33%) UI Programmer
8 1 (2.33%) Backup Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) HTML
2 12 (27.91%) J2EE
2 12 (27.91%) XML
3 11 (25.58%) Web Services
4 10 (23.26%) HTML5
5 9 (20.93%) CSS
6 7 (16.28%) SOAP
7 5 (11.63%) XHTML
7 5 (11.63%) Hibernate
7 5 (11.63%) JSF
7 5 (11.63%) Ajax
7 5 (11.63%) REST
8 4 (9.30%) JSP
9 3 (6.98%) Struts
9 3 (6.98%) J2ME
9 3 (6.98%) JAXB
9 3 (6.98%) RESTful
9 3 (6.98%) JSON
9 3 (6.98%) AngularJS
10 2 (4.65%) PrimeFaces
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Web 2.0
2 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.33%) Clustering
3 1 (2.33%) Life Science
3 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
1 9 (20.93%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) Solaris
4 3 (6.98%) Android
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.98%) Apple iOS
5 2 (4.65%) SUSE
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (23.26%) ERP
3 9 (20.93%) Project Management
4 7 (16.28%) B2C
5 6 (13.95%) TDD
6 5 (11.63%) Coaching
7 4 (9.30%) Change Control
7 4 (9.30%) Analytics
7 4 (9.30%) User Stories
7 4 (9.30%) RAD
7 4 (9.30%) SEO
7 4 (9.30%) Content Management
7 4 (9.30%) Web Development
8 3 (6.98%) Configuration Management
8 3 (6.98%) OO
8 3 (6.98%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (6.98%) Mobile Development
8 3 (6.98%) Android Development
8 3 (6.98%) iOS Development
9 2 (4.65%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) Java
2 8 (18.60%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.30%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.65%) Perl
5 1 (2.33%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.33%) XMLA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCSA
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) PMP
2 1 (2.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MOS
2 1 (2.33%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.33%) GAMP
2 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (2.33%) SCOM
2 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) IBM
2 4 (9.30%) FatWire
2 4 (9.30%) Omniture
2 4 (9.30%) Google
3 3 (6.98%) VMware
3 3 (6.98%) Adobe
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) SAP