The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool 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 32 27 20
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.27% 1.20% 1.54%
As % of the General category 5.26% 4.55% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Average daily rate £375 £150 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+150.00% -64.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £383 £363
% change year-on-year
-1.96% +5.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -11.45%
Manufacturing
Merseyside

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

General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
57 66 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 24.05% 26.29% 24.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 34 19
Average daily rate £375 £375 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £262 £229 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £665 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Manufacturing
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (75.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 3 (75.00%) Electronics
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) DNS

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (75.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (75.00%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) Report Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (75.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft