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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 4 11 19
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +8
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 32 11 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 16.67% 6.01% 3.80%
As % of the General category 41.03% 17.19% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 2 1
Median daily rate £550 £575 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% +21.05%
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 £29.25
% change year-on-year
+15.38% +11.11%
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
78 64 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 40.63% 34.97% 34.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 20 20
Median daily rate £500 £500 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £350 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £675 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 21 (48.84%) SAP
2 17 (39.53%) Automotive
3 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
4 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (16.28%) Logistics
5 7 (16.28%) Finance
6 5 (11.63%) Primavera
7 4 (9.30%) SAP HR
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco
7 4 (9.30%) Marketing
7 4 (9.30%) Network Design
8 3 (6.98%) Retail
8 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (6.98%) SAP MII
8 3 (6.98%) SaaS
8 3 (6.98%) PaaS
8 3 (6.98%) High Availability
8 3 (6.98%) IaaS
8 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (6.98%) Oracle
8 3 (6.98%) Windows
8 3 (6.98%) SAP APO
8 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
8 3 (6.98%) CISSP
8 3 (6.98%) Validation
8 3 (6.98%) Information Security
8 3 (6.98%) Project Management
8 3 (6.98%) GIAC
8 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
8 3 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.63%) Primavera
2 4 (9.30%) SAP HR
3 3 (6.98%) SAP APO
3 3 (6.98%) SAP MII
4 2 (4.65%) SAP HCM
5 1 (2.33%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (2.33%) SAP MM
5 1 (2.33%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.98%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (6.98%) IaaS
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.98%) PaaS
1 3 (6.98%) SaaS
2 2 (4.65%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.33%) Firewall
1 1 (2.33%) LAN
1 1 (2.33%) WAN
1 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.33%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) SoapUI
General
1 17 (39.53%) Automotive
2 7 (16.28%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Marketing
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (60.47%) Architect
2 14 (32.56%) Solutions Architect
3 10 (23.26%) SAP Architect
4 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
5 5 (11.63%) Lead Architect
6 4 (9.30%) Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Enterprise Architect
6 4 (9.30%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) SAP Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.98%) HR Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Programme Manager
8 2 (4.65%) IT Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Lead Solutions Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Logistics Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Logistics Project Manager
8 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
8 2 (4.65%) SAP HCM Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Security Architect
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) EDI
1 2 (4.65%) Middleware
1 2 (4.65%) REST
1 2 (4.65%) SOAP
2 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.33%) JSON
2 1 (2.33%) Node.js
2 1 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.33%) Spring
2 1 (2.33%) Struts
2 1 (2.33%) WSDL
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (2.33%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.98%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.58%) TOGAF
2 10 (23.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.28%) Logistics
4 4 (9.30%) Network Design
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (6.98%) High Availability
5 3 (6.98%) Information Security
5 3 (6.98%) Project Management
5 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.98%) Validation
6 2 (4.65%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 2 (4.65%) Data Privacy
6 2 (4.65%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (4.65%) Lean Manufacturing
6 2 (4.65%) PLM
6 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.65%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.33%) Data Management
7 1 (2.33%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (6.98%) CISSP
1 3 (6.98%) GIAC
2 2 (4.65%) CCIE
2 2 (4.65%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) SAP Certification
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.33%) CA Service Virtualization
Vendors
1 21 (48.84%) SAP
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
3 3 (6.98%) Oracle
4 2 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.33%) Ariba
5 1 (2.33%) Green Hat
5 1 (2.33%) Hyperion
5 1 (2.33%) IBM
5 1 (2.33%) Solace
5 1 (2.33%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.33%) webMethods
5 1 (2.33%) Wonderware
5 1 (2.33%) WSO2