The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 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
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 32 35 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 8 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.82% 2.99% 2.75%
As % of the General category 10.67% 9.78% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £20.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
Manufacturing
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
75 92 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.41% 30.56% 26.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 28
Average daily rate £369 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.25% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £117 £60
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £430 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 3
Average hourly rate £9.94 £28.00 £17.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.50% +57.30%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -26.31%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 15 September 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
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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
Leicester +4 3 - - 4
Loughborough - - - - 1
Coalville - - - -
Manufacturing
East Midlands

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 6 (30.00%) SAP
3 6 (30.00%) Finance
4 5 (25.00%) Automotive
4 5 (25.00%) FrameMaker
4 5 (25.00%) Electronics
4 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
4 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (25.00%) Adobe
4 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (25.00%) DTV
4 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (25.00%) Marketing
4 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (20.00%) ERP
5 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
6 3 (15.00%) Migration
6 3 (15.00%) OLAP
6 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (15.00%) MDX
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (5.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (25.00%) FrameMaker
1 5 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
3 1 (5.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (5.00%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.00%) WAN
2 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.00%) OLAP
2 3 (15.00%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 5 (25.00%) Automotive
2 5 (25.00%) Marketing
2 5 (25.00%) Electronics
2 5 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Author
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Author
3 5 (25.00%) IT Support
3 5 (25.00%) Support Technician
4 4 (20.00%) IT Support Technician
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) IT Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 4 (20.00%) Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Build Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Data Centre Analyst
7 1 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) MDX
2 1 (5.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) DTV
2 3 (15.00%) AS400
2 3 (15.00%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (10.00%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.00%) NHS
4 1 (5.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (5.00%) FMCG
4 1 (5.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (20.00%) ERP
4 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (10.00%) ETL
6 1 (5.00%) ITSM
6 1 (5.00%) Logistics
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Incident Management
6 1 (5.00%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) SAP
2 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (25.00%) Adobe
3 2 (10.00%) Remedy
4 1 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Sage