The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Manchester 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 72 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 9 10 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.72% 0.89% 1.72%
As % of the General category 2.12% 2.54% 4.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 12
Average daily rate
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£338 £288 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -36.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £258 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £318 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £8.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.34%
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
425 394 492
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.95% 34.96% 35.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 185 244
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 13
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £8.55 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.62 £18.60 £24.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 25 July 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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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
Bury - - - -
Salford - - - -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (43.33%) SAP
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 5 (16.67%) Windows
4 5 (16.67%) Marketing
5 4 (13.33%) Business Development
5 4 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (13.33%) Social Media
5 4 (13.33%) Electronics
5 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
5 4 (13.33%) ERP
5 4 (13.33%) DTV
5 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
6 3 (10.00%) Logistics
6 3 (10.00%) FMCG
6 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) SaaS
7 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
7 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (6.67%) C#
7 2 (6.67%) SQL
7 2 (6.67%) ABAP

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 (3.33%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (13.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.33%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (3.33%) VPN
2 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.33%) MS Access
2 1 (3.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.33%) EDMS
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (43.33%) Finance
2 7 (23.33%) Telecoms
3 5 (16.67%) Marketing
4 4 (13.33%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Consultant
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) ABAP Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Implementation Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Process Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.33%) SAP SD Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) CSS
1 1 (3.33%) Web Services
1 1 (3.33%) XSLT
1 1 (3.33%) XHTML
1 1 (3.33%) Web Dynpro
1 1 (3.33%) Ajax
1 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (3.33%) WPF
1 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
1 1 (3.33%) jQuery
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.33%) HTML5
1 1 (3.33%) CSS3
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) DTV
1 4 (13.33%) Social Media
2 3 (10.00%) FMCG
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Informatics
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) iSeries
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (13.33%) ERP
1 4 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (13.33%) Programme Management
1 4 (13.33%) Business Development
1 4 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Logistics
3 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (6.67%) Project Management
3 2 (6.67%) CRM
3 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (3.33%) Procure-to-pay
4 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.33%) Quality Management
4 1 (3.33%) Migration
4 1 (3.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.33%) TDD
4 1 (3.33%) Document Management
4 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.33%) Telemarketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
1 2 (6.67%) ABAP
2 1 (3.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) MCSE
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.33%) MCITP
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
1 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (43.33%) SAP
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
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