The 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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 67 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 9 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.98% 0.46% -
As % of the General category 2.31% 1.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate
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£290 £355 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.30% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
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 Milton Keynes region.

General Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
389 331 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 42.19% 37.92% 26.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 155 176 87
Average daily rate £350 £350 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £250 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 8
Average hourly rate £28.00 £14.49 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.30% +3.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 April 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 17 (60.71%) SAP
3 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
4 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
5 13 (46.43%) Programme Management
5 13 (46.43%) Marketing
5 13 (46.43%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (39.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (39.29%) Electronics
6 11 (39.29%) DTV
7 6 (21.43%) Automotive
8 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
8 5 (17.86%) .NET
8 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
9 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
9 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
9 4 (14.29%) QA
9 4 (14.29%) Analytics
10 3 (10.71%) User Stories
10 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
10 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
10 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
10 3 (10.71%) SLA
10 3 (10.71%) ISEB
10 3 (10.71%) Oracle
10 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
10 3 (10.71%) HTML
10 3 (10.71%) Java

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.14%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.57%) WebLogic
3 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Project
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
2 1 (3.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (39.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (3.57%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.57%) SAP PP
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Google Checkout
1 1 (3.57%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) DNS
2 1 (3.57%) SAN
2 1 (3.57%) LAN
2 1 (3.57%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.57%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SAP BI
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (3.57%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.57%) JIRA
1 1 (3.57%) JMeter
General
1 20 (71.43%) Finance
2 14 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (46.43%) Marketing
4 11 (39.29%) Electronics
5 6 (21.43%) Automotive
6 3 (10.71%) Retail
7 2 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Project Manager
4 4 (14.29%) Test Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Tester
5 3 (10.71%) Financial Services Business Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Support Manager
5 3 (10.71%) Financial Business Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.14%) Web Analyst
6 2 (7.14%) Web Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) SharePoint Business Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 1 (3.57%) Developer
7 1 (3.57%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 3 (10.71%) ASP.NET
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (3.57%) DHTML
3 1 (3.57%) CSS
3 1 (3.57%) JSP
3 1 (3.57%) Struts
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) Ajax
3 1 (3.57%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 11 (39.29%) DTV
2 3 (10.71%) SCADA
3 2 (7.14%) PMI
3 2 (7.14%) FMCG
4 1 (3.57%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
1 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
1 1 (3.57%) UNIX
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
1 1 (3.57%) HPUX
1 1 (3.57%) Solaris
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
1 1 (3.57%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (46.43%) Programme Management
2 13 (46.43%) Digital Marketing
3 5 (17.86%) Change Management
3 5 (17.86%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (14.29%) Analytics
5 3 (10.71%) User Stories
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (10.71%) Waterfall
5 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
5 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.71%) ERP
5 3 (10.71%) Project Management
5 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
5 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.14%) WFM
6 2 (7.14%) Logistics
6 2 (7.14%) OO
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) Java
1 3 (10.71%) C#
2 2 (7.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Bourne shell
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C++
3 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Korn
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) ISEB
2 2 (7.14%) PMI Certification
3 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) QA
2 3 (10.71%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) NFS
2 1 (3.57%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (3.57%) YaST
2 1 (3.57%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) SCOM
2 1 (3.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Cognos
3 2 (7.14%) HP
3 2 (7.14%) Lotus
4 1 (3.57%) PayPal
4 1 (3.57%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.57%) Symantec
4 1 (3.57%) Veritas
4 1 (3.57%) Sun
4 1 (3.57%) Google
4 1 (3.57%) Coremetrics
4 1 (3.57%) VMware