The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
England / Midlands
Rank 17 11 12
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +1
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 5 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 4.03% 9.15% 7.59%
As % of the General category 12.82% 22.39% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 2
Median daily rate £390 £538 £631
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.44% -14.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £25.92
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.70%

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

General Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39 67 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 31.45% 40.85% 22.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 41 14
Median daily rate £420 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £400 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £745 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Midlands region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 14 (53.85%) Automotive
2 10 (38.46%) SAP
3 9 (34.62%) ERP
4 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
4 6 (23.08%) Project Management
5 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (19.23%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
6 4 (15.38%) Coaching
6 4 (15.38%) Retail
6 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
6 4 (15.38%) BPR
7 3 (11.54%) PMI
7 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
7 3 (11.54%) Finance
7 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
7 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (7.69%) Marketing
8 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (7.69%) Change Management
8 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 1 (3.85%) Data Modelling
9 1 (3.85%) ITIL

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
1 1 (3.85%) SAP APO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (53.85%) Automotive
2 4 (15.38%) Retail
3 3 (11.54%) Finance
4 2 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Architect
2 7 (26.92%) Project Manager
2 7 (26.92%) SAP Architect
3 5 (19.23%) Programme Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Senior Programme Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Business Manager
4 4 (15.38%) ERP Manager
4 4 (15.38%) ERP Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Business Process Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Process Manager
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Business Manager
7 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.85%) ERP Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) Lead Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) ERP
2 6 (23.08%) Programme Management
2 6 (23.08%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (19.23%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (19.23%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (15.38%) BPR
4 4 (15.38%) Coaching
4 4 (15.38%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (15.38%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 4 (15.38%) Six Sigma
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE
5 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
5 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) SAP