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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 4 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 38 5 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 20.00% 2.56% 7.37%
As % of the General category 53.52% 7.58% 22.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 0 2
Median daily rate £550 - £603
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 - £501
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 - £705
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £32.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +8.33%
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
71 66 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 37.37% 33.85% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 27 19
Median daily rate £550 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £325 £326
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £730
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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 29 September 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 29 September 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 23 (44.23%) SAP
2 22 (42.31%) Automotive
3 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (23.08%) TOGAF
5 8 (15.38%) ERP
5 8 (15.38%) Logistics
6 7 (13.46%) Finance
7 6 (11.54%) Project Management
7 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (11.54%) Retail
7 6 (11.54%) Marketing
8 5 (9.62%) Primavera
8 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.69%) Cisco
9 4 (7.69%) Network Design
9 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.69%) Coaching
9 4 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
10 3 (5.77%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (5.77%) SAP MII
10 3 (5.77%) SaaS
10 3 (5.77%) PaaS
10 3 (5.77%) High Availability
10 3 (5.77%) IaaS
10 3 (5.77%) Lean Six Sigma
10 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
10 3 (5.77%) Windows
10 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
10 3 (5.77%) CISSP

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 (1.92%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Primavera
2 3 (5.77%) SAP APO
2 3 (5.77%) SAP MII
3 2 (3.85%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.92%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.92%) SAP HCM
4 1 (1.92%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.92%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (5.77%) IaaS
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (5.77%) PaaS
1 3 (5.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.92%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.92%) Firewall
1 1 (1.92%) LAN
1 1 (1.92%) WAN
1 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.85%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.92%) BusinessObjects
General
1 22 (42.31%) Automotive
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 6 (11.54%) Marketing
3 6 (11.54%) Retail
4 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 27 (51.92%) Architect
2 12 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (21.15%) Project Manager
3 11 (21.15%) SAP Architect
4 8 (15.38%) Programme Manager
5 7 (13.46%) Senior Manager
6 6 (11.54%) Senior Programme Manager
7 5 (9.62%) Lead Architect
8 4 (7.69%) Consultant
8 4 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (7.69%) ERP Manager
8 4 (7.69%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Business Manager
9 3 (5.77%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
9 3 (5.77%) ERP Project Manager
9 3 (5.77%) HR Manager
9 3 (5.77%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (5.77%) SAP Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.85%) Lead Solutions Architect
10 2 (3.85%) Logistics Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) EDI
2 1 (1.92%) Middleware
2 1 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.77%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.85%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (23.08%) TOGAF
3 8 (15.38%) ERP
3 8 (15.38%) Logistics
4 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (11.54%) Project Management
5 5 (9.62%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.69%) Coaching
6 4 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.69%) Network Design
7 3 (5.77%) BPR
7 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
7 3 (5.77%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (5.77%) High Availability
7 3 (5.77%) Information Security
7 3 (5.77%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (5.77%) Programme Management
7 3 (5.77%) Six Sigma
7 3 (5.77%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.77%) CISSP
1 3 (5.77%) GIAC
2 2 (3.85%) CCIE
2 2 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.92%) Degree
3 1 (1.92%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 3 (5.77%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 23 (44.23%) SAP
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco
3 2 (3.85%) Oracle
4 1 (1.92%) Ariba
4 1 (1.92%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.92%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.92%) Wonderware