The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 81 84 76
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 15 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 1.01% 0.61% 0.31%
As % of the General category 3.17% 2.36% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 2
Average daily rate £400 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £343 £405
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £388 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
Manufacturing
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
473 296 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 31.92% 25.90% 30.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 211 182
Average daily rate £388 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £582 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £15.49 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.01 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
2 15 (51.72%) SAP
3 14 (48.28%) Electronics
4 12 (41.38%) Programme Management
4 12 (41.38%) Marketing
4 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (37.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (37.93%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (20.69%) MPLS
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco
6 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.69%) Retail
7 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (17.24%) VPN
7 5 (17.24%) IPv4
7 5 (17.24%) Windows
7 5 (17.24%) LAN
7 5 (17.24%) WAN
7 5 (17.24%) OSPF
7 5 (17.24%) BGP
7 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
7 5 (17.24%) Project Management
8 4 (13.79%) IPv6
8 4 (13.79%) DNS
8 4 (13.79%) Migration
8 4 (13.79%) SAP Implementation
9 3 (10.34%) VMware
9 3 (10.34%) DHCP
9 3 (10.34%) Linux

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 (3.45%) Node.js
1 1 (3.45%) SAS
Business Applications
1 11 (37.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (3.45%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.45%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.69%) MPLS
1 6 (20.69%) TCP/IP
2 5 (17.24%) BGP
2 5 (17.24%) IPv4
2 5 (17.24%) LAN
2 5 (17.24%) OSPF
2 5 (17.24%) VPN
2 5 (17.24%) WAN
3 4 (13.79%) DNS
3 4 (13.79%) IPv6
4 3 (10.34%) DHCP
5 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (3.45%) FTP
6 1 (3.45%) HSRP
6 1 (3.45%) Internet
6 1 (3.45%) Intranet
6 1 (3.45%) VRRP
6 1 (3.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
1 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
1 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
1 1 (3.45%) Impala
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Database
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 1 (3.45%) SAS EBI
1 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (68.97%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) Telecoms
3 14 (48.28%) Electronics
4 12 (41.38%) Marketing
5 6 (20.69%) Retail
6 1 (3.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Project Manager
2 5 (17.24%) Developer
3 4 (13.79%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) SAP Manager
3 4 (13.79%) SAP Project Manager
4 3 (10.34%) IP Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) IP Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ERP Manager
5 2 (6.90%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (6.90%) RF Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) RF Test Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Test Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) .NET
1 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) CSS3
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.45%) Ember.js
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.45%) React
2 1 (3.45%) WCF
2 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Life Science
2 1 (3.45%) PKI
2 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
2 3 (10.34%) Linux
2 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Unix
3 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) AIX
4 1 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.45%) Solaris
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (41.38%) Programme Management
2 11 (37.93%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (17.24%) Project Management
4 4 (13.79%) Migration
4 4 (13.79%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (6.90%) Change Management
5 2 (6.90%) ERP
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
5 2 (6.90%) MVC
5 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-pay
5 2 (6.90%) Software Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.45%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (3.45%) TDD
6 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.90%) C#
1 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
2 1 (3.45%) Shell Script
2 1 (3.45%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) CCIE
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) CCDP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) HND
2 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (17.24%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) FortiGate
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
1 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (3.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) SAP
2 6 (20.69%) Cisco
3 3 (10.34%) VMware
4 2 (6.90%) Citrix
4 2 (6.90%) F5
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.90%) Oracle
5 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.45%) Cloudera
5 1 (3.45%) HP
5 1 (3.45%) Meraki
5 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
5 1 (3.45%) Progress
5 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
5 1 (3.45%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
5 1 (3.45%) Teradata
5 1 (3.45%) Twitter