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 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 6 13 9
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 14 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 10.77% 7.43% 9.82%
As % of the General category 31.82% 20.31% 37.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 3
Median daily rate £750 £525 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% -8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £760 £710 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +19.68%
Manufacturing
England

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
44 64 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 33.85% 36.57% 26.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 34 16
Median daily rate £513 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £325 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £750 £700 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram 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 9 December 2016, 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 24 (52.17%) Automotive
2 22 (47.83%) SAP
3 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (19.57%) ERP
4 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
5 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (13.04%) Finance
6 6 (13.04%) Logistics
6 6 (13.04%) Marketing
7 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
7 5 (10.87%) Primavera
7 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.87%) Coaching
7 5 (10.87%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (8.70%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (8.70%) Project Management
8 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
8 4 (8.70%) BPR
8 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (8.70%) Retail
9 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
9 3 (6.52%) Change Management
9 3 (6.52%) SAP APO
9 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
10 2 (4.35%) Lean Manufacturing
10 2 (4.35%) SAP MII
10 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
10 2 (4.35%) EDI
10 2 (4.35%) Oracle

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:

Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Primavera
2 3 (6.52%) SAP APO
3 2 (4.35%) SAP MII
4 1 (2.17%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (2.17%) SAP HR
4 1 (2.17%) SAP SRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
General
1 24 (52.17%) Automotive
2 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Marketing
3 4 (8.70%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (47.83%) Architect
2 11 (23.91%) SAP Architect
2 11 (23.91%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (21.74%) Project Manager
4 8 (17.39%) Programme Manager
5 7 (15.22%) Senior Manager
6 6 (13.04%) Senior Programme Manager
7 5 (10.87%) Lead Architect
8 4 (8.70%) Business Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (8.70%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 4 (8.70%) ERP Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (6.52%) ERP Project Manager
9 3 (6.52%) HR Manager
9 3 (6.52%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 2 (4.35%) Business Process Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Logistics Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Process Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.35%) EDI
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.17%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (19.57%) ERP
2 9 (19.57%) TOGAF
3 7 (15.22%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (13.04%) Logistics
5 5 (10.87%) Coaching
5 5 (10.87%) Matrix Organization
5 5 (10.87%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
6 4 (8.70%) BPR
6 4 (8.70%) GAP Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Lean Six Sigma
6 4 (8.70%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) Six Sigma
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
7 3 (6.52%) Programme Management
8 2 (4.35%) Lean Manufacturing
8 2 (4.35%) PLM
8 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) SQL
Vendors
1 22 (47.83%) SAP
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Ariba
3 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft