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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 7 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +1
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 21 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 11.67% 1.27% 2.07%
As % of the General category 30.88% 3.51% 8.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 3
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£575 - £525
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £505
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 - £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
- -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £31.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-15.74% -11.80%
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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
68 57 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 37.78% 36.31% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 14 23
Average daily rate £550 £456 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.54% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £180 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £550 £494
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £175.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +446.87%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 24 (66.67%) SAP
2 12 (33.33%) Logistics
3 8 (22.22%) Automotive
4 6 (16.67%) SAP EWM
5 5 (13.89%) ERP
6 4 (11.11%) SAP APO
6 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.11%) PLM
6 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
6 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
7 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (8.33%) Middleware
7 3 (8.33%) SAP PP
7 3 (8.33%) Project Management
7 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
7 3 (8.33%) VMS
7 3 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
8 2 (5.56%) EDI
8 2 (5.56%) ABAP
8 2 (5.56%) SAP MM
8 2 (5.56%) BAPI
8 2 (5.56%) Change Management
8 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
8 2 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (5.56%) QA
8 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
8 2 (5.56%) SAP ALE
8 2 (5.56%) LSMW
8 2 (5.56%) SAP MII

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 (2.78%) SAP EP
Business Applications
1 6 (16.67%) SAP EWM
2 4 (11.11%) SAP APO
3 3 (8.33%) SAP PP
4 2 (5.56%) SAP ERP
4 2 (5.56%) SAP MM
4 2 (5.56%) SAP MII
5 1 (2.78%) SAP HCM
5 1 (2.78%) SAP FI
5 1 (2.78%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (2.78%) SAP CO
5 1 (2.78%) SAP QM
5 1 (2.78%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SAP BW
1 1 (2.78%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) LSMW
General
1 8 (22.22%) Automotive
2 1 (2.78%) Retail
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.78%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Consultant
2 13 (36.11%) SAP Consultant
3 12 (33.33%) Architect
4 7 (19.44%) Management Consultant
5 6 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (16.67%) Enterprise Architect
6 5 (13.89%) SAP EWM Consultant
7 4 (11.11%) Project Manager
7 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (11.11%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
8 3 (8.33%) SAP APO Consultant
8 3 (8.33%) SAP PP Consultant
9 2 (5.56%) Functional Consultant
9 2 (5.56%) SAP MM Consultant
9 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
10 1 (2.78%) Analyst
10 1 (2.78%) IT Consultant
10 1 (2.78%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.78%) Contracts Manager
10 1 (2.78%) SAP Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.33%) Middleware
2 2 (5.56%) BAPI
2 2 (5.56%) SAP ALE
2 2 (5.56%) EDI
3 1 (2.78%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 3 (8.33%) N-Tier
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) Linux
1 3 (8.33%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (33.33%) Logistics
2 5 (13.89%) ERP
3 4 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (11.11%) PLM
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (5.56%) Change Management
5 2 (5.56%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (5.56%) Integration Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (2.78%) Analytics
6 1 (2.78%) Master Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) SAP ESA
6 1 (2.78%) Resource Management
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.78%) Data Management
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) QA
Vendors
1 24 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
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