The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Milton Keynes region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 64 - 69
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.45% - 0.12%
As % of the General category 1.18% - 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Average daily rate £355 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
340 144 316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 38.64% 27.32% 37.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 87 144
Average daily rate £350 £306 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £199 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £422 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 6
Average hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.60 £14.00 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.58 £16.46 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Manufacturing
Buckinghamshire

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Milton Keynes region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the Milton Keynes region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Milton Keynes region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 5 (41.67%) Automotive
1 5 (41.67%) Telematics
2 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) SaaS
3 3 (25.00%) PaaS
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (25.00%) SysML
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) DTV
3 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (25.00%) VB
3 3 (25.00%) VBA
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
3 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (25.00%) SAP
3 3 (25.00%) XML
3 3 (25.00%) UML
3 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
3 3 (25.00%) EAI
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
2 1 (8.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (41.67%) Automotive
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
2 3 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (16.67%) SQL Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Web Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Web Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
5 1 (8.33%) Database Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Applications Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Telematics
2 3 (25.00%) DTV
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (25.00%) Programme Management
1 3 (25.00%) SysML
1 3 (25.00%) UML
1 3 (25.00%) OOA/OOD
1 3 (25.00%) EAI
1 3 (25.00%) SOA
1 3 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Automation Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) BDD
3 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (8.33%) Brand Management
3 1 (8.33%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 3 (25.00%) VB
1 3 (25.00%) VBA
2 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) COBIT
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle
1 3 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Atlassian
3 1 (8.33%) HP