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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 43 63 67
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 58 23 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 3.52% 1.65% 0.92%
As % of the General category 8.44% 5.01% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 3
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£395 £350 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -26.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £37.50 £10.22 £9.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+266.92% +10.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
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
687 459 337
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 41.66% 32.95% 34.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 256 153
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 £288 £195 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 21
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% +31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.10 £9.13 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £80.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 29 (37.66%) SAP
2 25 (32.47%) Project Management
3 24 (31.17%) Life Science
4 21 (27.27%) Finance
5 18 (23.38%) Programme Management
6 14 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 13 (16.88%) MS PowerPoint
7 13 (16.88%) Validation
7 13 (16.88%) MS Project
8 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
8 12 (15.58%) Electronics
9 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 11 (14.29%) DTV
9 11 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (14.29%) Marketing
9 11 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
10 9 (11.69%) Process Management
10 9 (11.69%) PMI Certification
10 9 (11.69%) PMI
10 9 (11.69%) Citrix
10 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
10 9 (11.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 9 (11.69%) Informatics
11 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (10.39%) GMP
11 8 (10.39%) GxP
11 8 (10.39%) OO
11 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
12 7 (9.09%) Migration
12 7 (9.09%) Firewall

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (2.60%) Confluence
1 2 (2.60%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) IBM Notes
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 13 (16.88%) MS PowerPoint
1 13 (16.88%) MS Project
2 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.30%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (6.49%) Agresso
2 5 (6.49%) SAP PLM
3 3 (3.90%) SAP SD
3 3 (3.90%) SAP FI
3 3 (3.90%) SAP MM
3 3 (3.90%) SAP CO
3 3 (3.90%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (1.30%) SAP HR
5 1 (1.30%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.30%) PaaS
1 1 (1.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.09%) Firewall
2 6 (7.79%) WAN
3 4 (5.19%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (5.19%) LAN
4 3 (3.90%) SSL
4 3 (3.90%) VLAN
5 2 (2.60%) Wireless
5 2 (2.60%) SAN
6 1 (1.30%) DMZ
6 1 (1.30%) Internet
6 1 (1.30%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.30%) MPLS
6 1 (1.30%) OSPF
6 1 (1.30%) BGP
6 1 (1.30%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.30%) VPN
6 1 (1.30%) VPLS
6 1 (1.30%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.30%) NAS
6 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database
1 2 (2.60%) Big Data
1 2 (2.60%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.60%) MySQL
2 1 (1.30%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.30%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.30%) Hadoop
2 1 (1.30%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) JUnit
2 3 (3.90%) Eclipse
2 3 (3.90%) Maven
2 3 (3.90%) Eclipse RCP
2 3 (3.90%) Gradle
3 2 (2.60%) Subversion
3 2 (2.60%) JIRA
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.30%) NUnit
4 1 (1.30%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (1.30%) Moq
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 12 (15.58%) Electronics
3 11 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 11 (14.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 11 (14.29%) Marketing
4 3 (3.90%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Banking
5 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Analyst
2 11 (14.29%) Architect
3 10 (12.99%) Solutions Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Developer
5 8 (10.39%) Business Analyst
6 7 (9.09%) Consultant
7 6 (7.79%) Project Manager
8 5 (6.49%) SAP Consultant
8 5 (6.49%) SAP PLM Consultant
9 4 (5.19%) SAP Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) SAP Project Manager
9 4 (5.19%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (5.19%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Network Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 3 (3.90%) Security Analyst
10 3 (3.90%) Java Developer
11 2 (2.60%) Hybris Developer
11 2 (2.60%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) HTML
2 4 (5.19%) HTML5
3 3 (3.90%) CSS
3 3 (3.90%) JSON
3 3 (3.90%) Ajax
3 3 (3.90%) jQuery
3 3 (3.90%) OSGi
3 3 (3.90%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.60%) Spring MVC
4 2 (2.60%) Spring
4 2 (2.60%) JSP
4 2 (2.60%) XML
4 2 (2.60%) XSD
4 2 (2.60%) J2EE
5 1 (1.30%) Middleware
5 1 (1.30%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (1.30%) .NET
5 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.30%) SAP Basis
5 1 (1.30%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Life Science
2 11 (14.29%) DTV
3 9 (11.69%) PMI
3 9 (11.69%) Informatics
4 4 (5.19%) FMCG
5 3 (3.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.90%) PKI
5 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.60%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.60%) Data Integration
6 2 (2.60%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.30%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.30%) Replication
7 1 (1.30%) Clustering
7 1 (1.30%) Celerra
7 1 (1.30%) Robotics
7 1 (1.30%) Biotechnology
7 1 (1.30%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.49%) Windows
2 4 (5.19%) UNIX
3 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.30%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.30%) Solaris
4 1 (1.30%) Linux
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Project Management
2 18 (23.38%) Programme Management
3 13 (16.88%) Validation
4 12 (15.58%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (11.69%) Process Management
7 8 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.39%) OO
7 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
8 7 (9.09%) Migration
8 7 (9.09%) ITIL
9 6 (7.79%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.49%) Change Management
10 5 (6.49%) PLM
10 5 (6.49%) Document Management
10 5 (6.49%) Logistics
11 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 4 (5.19%) Unit Testing
11 4 (5.19%) Quality Management
11 4 (5.19%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.49%) Java
2 4 (5.19%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.60%) C#
3 2 (2.60%) SQL
3 2 (2.60%) ABAP
4 1 (1.30%) C
4 1 (1.30%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.30%) C++
4 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (11.69%) PMI Certification
2 4 (5.19%) Degree
3 3 (3.90%) CISM
3 3 (3.90%) CISSP
3 3 (3.90%) CISMP
4 1 (1.30%) CCIE
4 1 (1.30%) PMP
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.30%) CCA
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (1.30%) MCSE
4 1 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.30%) CCENT
4 1 (1.30%) CCEE
4 1 (1.30%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (11.69%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 8 (10.39%) GMP
2 8 (10.39%) GxP
3 4 (5.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (3.90%) QA
System Software
1 5 (6.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.60%) XenApp
3 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.30%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.30%) Xen
4 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (1.30%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.60%) SCCM
2 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 29 (37.66%) SAP
2 9 (11.69%) Citrix
3 7 (9.09%) Cisco
4 6 (7.79%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.49%) Oracle
5 5 (6.49%) VMware
6 4 (5.19%) SolarWinds
6 4 (5.19%) CheckPoint
7 3 (3.90%) Clearswift
7 3 (3.90%) HP
7 3 (3.90%) EMC
7 3 (3.90%) Kaspersky
8 2 (2.60%) hybris
8 2 (2.60%) AppSense
9 1 (1.30%) Lotus
9 1 (1.30%) Wyse
9 1 (1.30%) Progress
9 1 (1.30%) Nortel
9 1 (1.30%) Avaya
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