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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 58 65 77
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +12
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 23 9 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.62% 0.92% 0.95%
As % of the General category 4.88% 2.67% 2.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 4
Average daily rate £350 £475 £620
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.31% -23.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £475 £357
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £735 £820
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £10.22 £9.25 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.48% -43.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.04 £9.25 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.20 £18.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%
General Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
471 337 489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 33.26% 34.56% 35.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 261 153 227
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 21 12
Average hourly rate £16.75 £12.75 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.37% -22.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £6.50 £13.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £61.00 £33.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
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 23 April 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
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 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheadle - 3 £295 -
Oldham - 1 £90 -
Stockport - - - - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Ashton-under-Lyne - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Manufacturing
North West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 14 (43.75%) SAP
2 11 (34.38%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (21.88%) Business Development
5 6 (18.75%) Electronics
5 6 (18.75%) Social Media
5 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
5 6 (18.75%) Internet
6 5 (15.63%) Windows
6 5 (15.63%) ERP
6 5 (15.63%) Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) Logistics
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (9.38%) SaaS
8 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
8 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (9.38%) B2B
8 3 (9.38%) DTV
8 3 (9.38%) SAP SD
8 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
8 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (6.25%) SAP MM
9 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
9 2 (6.25%) CSS
9 2 (6.25%) HTML
9 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.25%) SQL

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 (3.13%) Lync
1 1 (3.13%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) SAP SD
1 3 (9.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (6.25%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.13%) Sage 200
3 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
3 1 (3.13%) SAP EWM
3 1 (3.13%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.13%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) Internet
2 1 (3.13%) LDAP
2 1 (3.13%) SNMP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 11 (34.38%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (18.75%) Electronics
4 5 (15.63%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Consultant
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (18.75%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (9.38%) Business Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Developer
3 3 (9.38%) SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Account Manager
4 2 (6.25%) SAP MM Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Master Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) SAP Data Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) IT Support
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.25%) CSS
1 2 (6.25%) HTML
1 2 (6.25%) CSS3
1 2 (6.25%) jQuery
2 1 (3.13%) Ext JS
2 1 (3.13%) REST
2 1 (3.13%) JSON
2 1 (3.13%) Spring MVC
2 1 (3.13%) WPF
2 1 (3.13%) Silverlight
2 1 (3.13%) YUI
2 1 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (3.13%) Sass
2 1 (3.13%) LESS
2 1 (3.13%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScriptMVC
2 1 (3.13%) HTML5
2 1 (3.13%) Web Services
2 1 (3.13%) XML
2 1 (3.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Social Media
2 3 (9.38%) DTV
3 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.13%) FMCG
4 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (15.63%) Windows
2 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (21.88%) Business Development
2 5 (15.63%) ERP
3 4 (12.50%) Logistics
4 3 (9.38%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (9.38%) B2B
4 3 (9.38%) Programme Management
4 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.25%) Data Entry
5 2 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.13%) MVVM
6 1 (3.13%) Telemarketing
6 1 (3.13%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.13%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (3.13%) SIEM
6 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) JavaScript
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) ABAP
2 1 (3.13%) C#
2 1 (3.13%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) MCSE
1 1 (3.13%) CISSP
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (3.13%) Sage
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 15 days ago
Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £450 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago