The 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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 57 72 67
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 41 14 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.68% 1.12% 0.76%
As % of the General category 6.51% 3.77% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 4 4
Average daily rate
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£440 £375 £588
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.33% -36.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £350 £475
10% offered a daily rate of more than £663 £540 £770
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £8.75 £11.69
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -25.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.17 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.38% +52.17%
Manufacturing
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
630 371 276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.20% 29.80% 29.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 331 203 123
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £236 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 18
Average hourly rate £19.00 £12.92 £8.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+47.05% +52.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £8.75 £6.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £22.43 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

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 2 March 2015.

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
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 2 March 2015. 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
Bolton - 1 £300 -
Oldham - - - -
Salford - - - -
Stockport - - - -
Wigan - - - -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 25 (47.17%) SAP
2 16 (30.19%) Finance
3 14 (26.42%) VCP4
4 13 (24.53%) Programme Management
5 12 (22.64%) Project Management
5 12 (22.64%) Life Science
6 10 (18.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (18.87%) Electronics
6 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
7 9 (16.98%) DTV
7 9 (16.98%) Marketing
7 9 (16.98%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (15.09%) MS Project
9 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
9 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
10 6 (11.32%) Validation
10 6 (11.32%) ITIL
10 6 (11.32%) Logistics
11 5 (9.43%) FMCG
11 5 (9.43%) Windows
11 5 (9.43%) Agresso
11 5 (9.43%) ERP
11 5 (9.43%) WAN
12 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
12 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
12 4 (7.55%) Change Management
12 4 (7.55%) Firewall
12 4 (7.55%) Cisco

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
1 2 (3.77%) Confluence
2 1 (1.89%) IIS
2 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Project
1 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.89%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (18.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (9.43%) Agresso
3 4 (7.55%) SAP SD
3 4 (7.55%) SAP PLM
4 3 (5.66%) SAP FI
4 3 (5.66%) SAP MM
4 3 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (5.66%) SAP CO
5 2 (3.77%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) WAN
2 4 (7.55%) Firewall
3 3 (5.66%) VLAN
3 3 (5.66%) LAN
4 2 (3.77%) Wireless
4 2 (3.77%) SAN
5 1 (1.89%) DMZ
5 1 (1.89%) Internet
5 1 (1.89%) MPLS
5 1 (1.89%) OSPF
5 1 (1.89%) BGP
5 1 (1.89%) EIGRP
5 1 (1.89%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.89%) VPLS
5 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (1.89%) NAS
5 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.89%) Modbus
5 1 (1.89%) Profibus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.77%) MySQL
1 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.89%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.89%) Big Data
2 1 (1.89%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Subversion
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
1 2 (3.77%) JUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.89%) NUnit
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (1.89%) Moq
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Electronics
3 9 (16.98%) Telecoms
3 9 (16.98%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (22.64%) Analyst
2 8 (15.09%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Business Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) SAP Project Manager
6 4 (7.55%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) SAP Manager
6 4 (7.55%) SAP PLM Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (5.66%) Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Service Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
8 2 (3.77%) Progress Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) HTML
1 3 (5.66%) CSS
1 3 (5.66%) jQuery
1 3 (5.66%) Ajax
2 2 (3.77%) Spring MVC
2 2 (3.77%) Spring
2 2 (3.77%) JSP
2 2 (3.77%) XML
2 2 (3.77%) XSD
2 2 (3.77%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.89%) .NET
3 1 (1.89%) Middleware
3 1 (1.89%) Web Dynpro
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.89%) HTML5
3 1 (1.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (1.89%) Ninject
3 1 (1.89%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Life Science
2 9 (16.98%) DTV
3 5 (9.43%) FMCG
4 2 (3.77%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) Clustering
5 1 (1.89%) Informatics
5 1 (1.89%) Robotics
5 1 (1.89%) Biotechnology
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.89%) PMI
5 1 (1.89%) Biometrics
5 1 (1.89%) CAN bus
5 1 (1.89%) Celerra
5 1 (1.89%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) UNIX
3 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.89%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (24.53%) Programme Management
2 12 (22.64%) Project Management
3 10 (18.87%) Business Intelligence
4 9 (16.98%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (11.32%) ITIL
5 6 (11.32%) Logistics
5 6 (11.32%) Validation
6 5 (9.43%) ERP
7 4 (7.55%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.55%) Change Management
7 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 4 (7.55%) OO
7 4 (7.55%) Migration
7 4 (7.55%) PLM
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Document Management
8 3 (5.66%) Data Management
8 3 (5.66%) MVC
8 3 (5.66%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.77%) C#
1 2 (3.77%) Java
1 2 (3.77%) SQL
1 2 (3.77%) ABAP
2 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
2 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (1.89%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) VCP4
2 4 (7.55%) Degree
3 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) PMP
3 1 (1.89%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (1.89%) GMP
2 1 (1.89%) GxP
2 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.77%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.89%) XenApp
2 1 (1.89%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (1.89%) Terminal Services
2 1 (1.89%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.89%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (47.17%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) Microsoft
3 4 (7.55%) Cisco
3 4 (7.55%) Citrix
3 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle
4 3 (5.66%) HP
4 3 (5.66%) EMC
5 2 (3.77%) Progress
5 2 (3.77%) hybris
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
6 1 (1.89%) Avaya
6 1 (1.89%) Lotus
6 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.89%) Nortel
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