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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 12 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 12 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.05% 7.32% 5.77%
As % of the General category 35.29% 24.19% 20.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 8
Average daily rate
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£631 £525 £638
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.23% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £400 £535
10% offered a daily rate of more than £706 £600 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.17 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.38% +52.17%
Manufacturing
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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
34 62 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 22.82% 30.24% 27.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 27 31
Average daily rate £425 £475 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £393 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £565 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 19 (67.86%) SAP
2 6 (21.43%) ABAP
3 5 (17.86%) Finance
3 5 (17.86%) Automotive
4 4 (14.29%) Logistics
4 4 (14.29%) SAP ALE
4 4 (14.29%) EDI
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
6 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
6 2 (7.14%) SAP APO
6 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
6 2 (7.14%) Change Management
6 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
7 1 (3.57%) SAP EWM
7 1 (3.57%) WSO2
7 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
7 1 (3.57%) P3O
7 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
7 1 (3.57%) Coaching
7 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (3.57%) ENOVIA
7 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
7 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
7 1 (3.57%) LSMW
7 1 (3.57%) Information Management
7 1 (3.57%) BAPI
7 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.57%) PLM

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP CO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP APO
1 2 (7.14%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MM
2 1 (3.57%) ENOVIA
2 1 (3.57%) SAP MII
2 1 (3.57%) SAP EWM
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) LSMW
General
1 5 (17.86%) Finance
1 5 (17.86%) Automotive
2 1 (3.57%) Front Office
2 1 (3.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Consultant
2 8 (28.57%) SAP Consultant
3 7 (25.00%) Developer
4 5 (17.86%) ABAP Developer
4 5 (17.86%) SAP Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Management Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) SAP PP Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) SAP APO Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Architect
7 1 (3.57%) IT Programme Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Programme Manager
7 1 (3.57%) Integration Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Quality Manager
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Project Manager
7 1 (3.57%) SAP MM Consultant
7 1 (3.57%) RPG Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) EDI
1 4 (14.29%) SAP ALE
2 1 (3.57%) PhoneGap
2 1 (3.57%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) PMI
1 1 (3.57%) Smart Meter
1 1 (3.57%) Mobile App
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Logistics
2 3 (10.71%) Project Management
3 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Risk Management
4 1 (3.57%) Validation
4 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.57%) PLM
4 1 (3.57%) Programme Management
4 1 (3.57%) Information Management
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) SOA
4 1 (3.57%) Benchmarking
4 1 (3.57%) CAE
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.57%) Software Testing
4 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) Project Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) ABAP
2 1 (3.57%) RPG IV
2 1 (3.57%) RPG
2 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
1 1 (3.57%) P3O
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.57%) Firmware
1 1 (3.57%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 19 (67.86%) SAP
2 1 (3.57%) IBM
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) HP
2 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) WSO2
2 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
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