The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the North East 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 North East 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 30 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 35 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.35% 2.31% 2.58%
As % of the General category 24.14% 9.86% 9.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 1 6
Average daily rate £240 £450 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -18.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £450 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £450 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
145 71 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 22.17% 23.43% 27.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 34 63
Average daily rate £263 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.23% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £348 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -53.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +1 33 £240 - 6
Durham 0 1 - - 4
Northumberland - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 29 (64.44%) Finance
3 27 (60.00%) Oracle
4 26 (57.78%) RDBMS
4 26 (57.78%) Relational Database
5 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
6 23 (51.11%) Integration Testing
6 23 (51.11%) Test Scripting
7 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
7 21 (46.67%) Java
8 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
9 19 (42.22%) .NET
10 17 (37.78%) Windows
10 17 (37.78%) Degree
11 14 (31.11%) SOA
11 14 (31.11%) UNIX
12 13 (28.89%) Linux
13 11 (24.44%) TIBCO
13 11 (24.44%) Middleware
13 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
13 11 (24.44%) Oracle Fusion
14 10 (22.22%) Tuxedo
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
15 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
15 7 (15.56%) C#
16 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
16 6 (13.33%) CRM
16 6 (13.33%) BizTalk Server

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 11 (24.44%) WebSphere
2 10 (22.22%) Tuxedo
3 7 (15.56%) SharePoint
4 6 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.44%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.44%) IIS
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.22%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.22%) Documentum
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (4.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (2.22%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
1 3 (6.67%) APPN
1 3 (6.67%) LAN
1 3 (6.67%) WAN
1 3 (6.67%) FTP
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
1 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 3 (6.67%) SNA
2 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.22%) SAN
3 1 (2.22%) DHCP
3 1 (2.22%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (57.78%) RDBMS
2 26 (57.78%) Relational Database
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (15.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (13.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.67%) DB2
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (64.44%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.67%) Retail
4 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 2 (4.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 9 (20.00%) SOA Developer
3 8 (17.78%) Programmer
3 8 (17.78%) Java Developer
4 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Developer
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Java Programmer
7 2 (4.44%) Integration Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Technical Administrator
7 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Applications Support
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) IT Assistant
8 1 (2.22%) IT Support
8 1 (2.22%) Windows Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Specialist
8 1 (2.22%) Desktop Support Administrator
8 1 (2.22%) Desktop Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (42.22%) .NET
2 11 (24.44%) Middleware
2 11 (24.44%) Oracle Fusion
3 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
4 3 (6.67%) Java EE 5
4 3 (6.67%) Java SE
4 3 (6.67%) Java EE
4 3 (6.67%) APPC
5 2 (4.44%) J2EE
5 2 (4.44%) GWT
5 2 (4.44%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) iSeries
1 3 (6.67%) AS400
1 3 (6.67%) Clustering
2 2 (4.44%) DTV
2 2 (4.44%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (37.78%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) UNIX
3 13 (28.89%) Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows 8
5 5 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.89%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.67%) i5/OS
7 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.44%) OS/400
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (2.22%) AIX
9 1 (2.22%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) Integration Testing
1 23 (51.11%) Test Scripting
2 14 (31.11%) SOA
3 6 (13.33%) CRM
4 5 (11.11%) OO
5 4 (8.89%) ITIL
6 3 (6.67%) Service Management
6 3 (6.67%) Project Management
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (4.44%) ERP
7 2 (4.44%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (4.44%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (4.44%) PLM
7 2 (4.44%) Programme Management
7 2 (4.44%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) ITSM
8 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
8 1 (2.22%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.22%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 21 (46.67%) Java
2 7 (15.56%) C#
3 6 (13.33%) VB.NET
4 5 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) C
5 3 (6.67%) COBOL
5 3 (6.67%) RPG
6 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.22%) VB
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 21 (46.67%) SC Cleared
3 17 (37.78%) Degree
4 3 (6.67%) OCAJ
4 3 (6.67%) OCP
4 3 (6.67%) OCA
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (6.67%) IBM Certification
5 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (6.67%) PowerHA
3 1 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) SCOM
1 3 (6.67%) Tivoli NetView
2 2 (4.44%) WSUS
3 1 (2.22%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Oracle
2 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) TIBCO
4 5 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 3 (6.67%) NetIQ
5 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 3 (6.67%) IBM
6 2 (4.44%) SAP
7 1 (2.22%) Cognos
7 1 (2.22%) CA
7 1 (2.22%) Veritas
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