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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 60 78 62
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -16
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 46 8 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 2.42% 0.61% 1.40%
As % of the General category 5.74% 1.81% 3.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 4
Average daily rate
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£325 £338 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £311 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £429 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Average hourly rate - £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
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
802 443 427
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 42.28% 33.54% 35.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 443 253 198
Average daily rate £400 £378 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% +2.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £534 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 23
Average hourly rate £33.64 £17.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+92.22% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.09 £12.77 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £18.00 £17.81
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

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 September 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 2 September 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 38 (43.68%) SAP
2 28 (32.18%) Finance
3 25 (28.74%) Life Science
4 23 (26.44%) Programme Management
5 22 (25.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 19 (21.84%) Marketing
7 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
7 18 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (19.54%) Electronics
8 17 (19.54%) DTV
8 17 (19.54%) Digital Marketing
9 13 (14.94%) Project Management
9 13 (14.94%) Pharmaceutical
10 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
11 11 (12.64%) Citrix
11 11 (12.64%) Windows
11 11 (12.64%) Validation
12 10 (11.49%) Migration
12 10 (11.49%) VMware
12 10 (11.49%) ITIL
13 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
14 8 (9.20%) Process Management
14 8 (9.20%) PMI
14 8 (9.20%) PMI Certification
14 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (9.20%) Informatics
15 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
15 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
15 7 (8.05%) GMP

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 3 (3.45%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.30%) IIS
2 2 (2.30%) IBM Notes
2 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
2 2 (2.30%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Lync
3 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.15%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Office
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.60%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.45%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 22 (25.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (3.45%) SAP SD
3 2 (2.30%) SAP MM
3 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (2.30%) Sage ERP X3
4 1 (1.15%) SAP PLM
4 1 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.15%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.15%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.15%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (1.15%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.15%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.15%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.15%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.15%) Agresso
4 1 (1.15%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) PaaS
1 2 (2.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.15%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) SSL
1 5 (5.75%) Firewall
1 5 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (4.60%) DHCP
3 3 (3.45%) WAN
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
4 2 (2.30%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.30%) SAN
5 1 (1.15%) VPN
5 1 (1.15%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.75%) BusinessObjects
2 4 (4.60%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (3.45%) SAP Data Services
4 2 (2.30%) Big Data
4 2 (2.30%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.30%) SAP BW
4 2 (2.30%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.30%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (2.30%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.15%) MySQL
5 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.45%) JUnit
1 3 (3.45%) Eclipse
1 3 (3.45%) Maven
1 3 (3.45%) Eclipse RCP
1 3 (3.45%) Gradle
2 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.15%) LSMW
General
1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 19 (21.84%) Marketing
3 18 (20.69%) Telecoms
4 17 (19.54%) Electronics
5 13 (14.94%) Pharmaceutical
6 6 (6.90%) Automotive
7 4 (4.60%) Retail
8 2 (2.30%) Advertising
8 2 (2.30%) Publishing
9 1 (1.15%) Banking
9 1 (1.15%) French Language
9 1 (1.15%) Italian Language
9 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 20 (22.99%) Analyst
2 16 (18.39%) Consultant
3 10 (11.49%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (11.49%) Architect
4 9 (10.34%) Developer
5 7 (8.05%) Business Analyst
5 7 (8.05%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Business Objects Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Report Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Security Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Report Writer
7 5 (5.75%) Business Objects Report Writer
8 4 (4.60%) SAP Manager
8 4 (4.60%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.45%) Java Developer
10 2 (2.30%) SAP SD Consultant
10 2 (2.30%) SAP Project Manager
10 2 (2.30%) SAP MM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.45%) HTML
1 3 (3.45%) HTML5
1 3 (3.45%) OSGi
1 3 (3.45%) AngularJS
1 3 (3.45%) JSON
2 2 (2.30%) WCF
2 2 (2.30%) Akka
3 1 (1.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.15%) EDI
3 1 (1.15%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.15%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (28.74%) Life Science
2 17 (19.54%) DTV
3 8 (9.20%) PMI
3 8 (9.20%) Informatics
4 5 (5.75%) PKI
5 3 (3.45%) Thin Client
5 3 (3.45%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.45%) Fat Client
5 3 (3.45%) FMCG
5 3 (3.45%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.30%) Data Structures
6 2 (2.30%) Algorithms
6 2 (2.30%) Clustering
6 2 (2.30%) SCADA
7 1 (1.15%) Statistics
7 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 11 (12.64%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) Linux
3 4 (4.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.60%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (3.45%) UNIX
5 2 (2.30%) VMS
6 1 (1.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) Programme Management
2 18 (20.69%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (19.54%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (14.94%) Project Management
5 11 (12.64%) Validation
6 10 (11.49%) Migration
6 10 (11.49%) ITIL
7 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.20%) Process Management
9 7 (8.05%) PRINCE2
9 7 (8.05%) ERP
9 7 (8.05%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (6.90%) OO
10 6 (6.90%) Change Management
10 6 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (5.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 5 (5.75%) Kalman Filter
12 4 (4.60%) Security Patching
12 4 (4.60%) Business Process Mapping
12 4 (4.60%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (8.05%) SQL
2 5 (5.75%) ABAP
2 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.45%) C
3 3 (3.45%) C++
3 3 (3.45%) Java
4 1 (1.15%) PHP
4 1 (1.15%) Python
4 1 (1.15%) Ruby
4 1 (1.15%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) PMI Certification
2 4 (4.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (3.45%) CISSP
3 3 (3.45%) CISM
3 3 (3.45%) CISMP
3 3 (3.45%) Degree
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.30%) CCA
5 1 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
5 1 (1.15%) CCIE
5 1 (1.15%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) CCENT
5 1 (1.15%) CCEE
5 1 (1.15%) CCAA
5 1 (1.15%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 7 (8.05%) GMP
1 7 (8.05%) GxP
1 7 (8.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.90%) QA
3 3 (3.45%) SLA
4 2 (2.30%) GAMP
System Software
1 8 (9.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.45%) XenApp
4 2 (2.30%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (2.30%) Xen
4 2 (2.30%) BitLocker
5 1 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.15%) MetaFrame
5 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (5.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 38 (43.68%) SAP
2 12 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 11 (12.64%) Citrix
4 10 (11.49%) VMware
5 5 (5.75%) Kaspersky
5 5 (5.75%) CheckPoint
5 5 (5.75%) Oracle
5 5 (5.75%) Cisco
6 3 (3.45%) Clearswift
6 3 (3.45%) AppSense
7 2 (2.30%) Wyse
7 2 (2.30%) Lotus
7 2 (2.30%) Sage
7 2 (2.30%) EMC
8 1 (1.15%) NetApp
8 1 (1.15%) HP
8 1 (1.15%) Dell
8 1 (1.15%) Brocade
8 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
8 1 (1.15%) Nintex
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