The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Essex region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 48 39 36
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 18 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 2.37% 1.70% 1.86%
As % of the General category 6.62% 5.19% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 1
Average daily rate £268 £413 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.15% +37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 1
Average hourly rate £45.00 £33.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -13.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +14.54%
General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
272 135 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 35.79% 32.77% 31.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 60 57
Average daily rate £400 £375 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £243 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £425 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 32 15
Average hourly rate £37.75 £30.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.83% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £46.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Manufacturing
East of England

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
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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Chelmsford - - - -
Colchester - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - - - -
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 10 (38.46%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) HOOD
3 9 (34.62%) C#
3 9 (34.62%) C++
3 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
4 8 (30.77%) Project Management
5 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
6 6 (23.08%) Finance
7 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
7 5 (19.23%) Change Management
7 5 (19.23%) ERP
7 5 (19.23%) SaaS
8 3 (11.54%) Use Case
8 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
9 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (7.69%) Marketing
9 2 (7.69%) Windows
9 2 (7.69%) MS Office
9 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
9 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
9 2 (7.69%) Time Management
9 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
10 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
10 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
10 1 (3.85%) JPA
10 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (3.85%) Network Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) SMTP
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JUnit
1 1 (3.85%) RequisitePro
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Software Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Project Leader
5 1 (3.85%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Java Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Project Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Hardware Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Consultant
5 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Principle Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) HTML
1 1 (3.85%) Struts
1 1 (3.85%) JSF
1 1 (3.85%) Java EE
1 1 (3.85%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
1 1 (3.85%) VAX
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.85%) UNIX
2 1 (3.85%) Linux
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) TDD
2 9 (34.62%) Software Engineering
2 9 (34.62%) HOOD
3 8 (30.77%) Project Management
4 7 (26.92%) Business Analysis
5 5 (19.23%) ERP
5 5 (19.23%) Change Management
6 3 (11.54%) Use Case
7 2 (7.69%) Time Management
7 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 2 (7.69%) Data Analysis
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.85%) Statistical Analysis
8 1 (3.85%) Project Planning
8 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (3.85%) Risk Management
8 1 (3.85%) CAD
8 1 (3.85%) Service Management
8 1 (3.85%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) SQL
2 9 (34.62%) C#
2 9 (34.62%) C++
3 1 (3.85%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PMP
1 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) GxP
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (3.85%) SAP
1 1 (3.85%) EMC
Essex
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
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