The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 24 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 2 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.19% 2.53% 0.80%
As % of the General category 5.13% 7.84% 2.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £385 - £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £32.25
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.07%
Manufacturing
South East

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

General Category
Middlesex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 51 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Middlesex 23.21% 32.28% 30.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 23 43
Average daily rate £413 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £320 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 16
Average hourly rate £44.00 £30.75 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.08% -27.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -5.88%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Middlesex

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Middlesex

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Middlesex

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Certification
2 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (25.00%) Change Control
3 2 (25.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (25.00%) Sage
3 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
3 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 1 (12.50%) SLA
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) XML
4 1 (12.50%) ODBC
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) MCP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) MCDBA
4 1 (12.50%) MS Access
4 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Middlesex 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 (12.50%) IIS
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) OpenText VIM for SAP
1 2 (25.00%) SAP SD
2 1 (12.50%) Sage 1000
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI-AP
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Travel Management
2 1 (12.50%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (12.50%) MS Access
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Data Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Head of IT
4 1 (12.50%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Sage 500 Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Sage Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP Data Migration Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP MM Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP MM Functional Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) SAP PP Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) ODBC
1 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Change Control
2 2 (25.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Data Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) Invoice Processing
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) Lean Six Sigma
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) PLM
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Resource Management
3 1 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) SAP Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) MCDBA
2 1 (12.50%) MCP
2 1 (12.50%) MCSE
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) Sage
3 1 (12.50%) IFS
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Siemens