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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
England / Midlands
Rank 17 7 10
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 17 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 3.45% 12.88% 8.03%
As % of the General category 10.26% 32.08% 28.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 3
Median daily rate £370 £538 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.16% -6.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £500 £545
10% offered a daily rate of more than £386 £748 £695
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +37.93%

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 53 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 33.62% 40.15% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 32 16
Median daily rate £450 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £377
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £750 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 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 23 (56.10%) Automotive
2 17 (41.46%) SAP
3 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (21.95%) TOGAF
5 8 (19.51%) ERP
6 6 (14.63%) Finance
7 5 (12.20%) Marketing
7 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
7 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) Matrix Organization
8 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
8 4 (9.76%) Coaching
8 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma
8 4 (9.76%) BPR
8 4 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (9.76%) Lean Six Sigma
8 4 (9.76%) Retail
9 3 (7.32%) Logistics
9 3 (7.32%) Primavera
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.32%) SAP APO
10 2 (4.88%) PRINCE
10 2 (4.88%) PMI
10 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
10 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2
10 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.88%) Change Management
10 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement

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 (2.44%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Primavera
1 3 (7.32%) SAP APO
2 1 (2.44%) SAP HR
General
1 23 (56.10%) Automotive
2 6 (14.63%) Finance
3 5 (12.20%) Marketing
4 4 (9.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (46.34%) Architect
2 10 (24.39%) Project Manager
3 9 (21.95%) SAP Architect
4 8 (19.51%) Programme Manager
4 8 (19.51%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Manager
5 6 (14.63%) Senior Programme Manager
6 4 (9.76%) Business Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.32%) ERP Manager
7 3 (7.32%) ERP Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) HR Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Lead Architect
7 3 (7.32%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Agile Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Logistics Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Logistics Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (4.88%) Senior Business Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.83%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (21.95%) TOGAF
3 8 (19.51%) ERP
4 5 (12.20%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (12.20%) Matrix Organization
4 5 (12.20%) Programme Management
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) BPR
5 4 (9.76%) Coaching
5 4 (9.76%) GAP Analysis
5 4 (9.76%) Lean Six Sigma
5 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
5 4 (9.76%) Six Sigma
6 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.32%) Logistics
7 2 (4.88%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft