The 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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 58 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 12 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 1.73% 1.42% 1.08%
As % of the General category 11.21% 5.05% 3.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£375 £240 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -31.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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 North East region.

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
107 99 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.40% 28.05% 29.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 56
Average daily rate £350 £400 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £16.88 £10.75 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.97% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £7.53 £6.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.10 £15.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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
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 19 September 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -26 8 £375 - 3
Durham -2 3 - - 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 15 (51.72%) SAP
2 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (44.83%) Marketing
4 11 (37.93%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
4 11 (37.93%) Programme Management
4 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (34.48%) Java
5 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
6 9 (31.03%) Oracle
7 8 (27.59%) DTV
7 8 (27.59%) Electronics
7 8 (27.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (24.14%) Selenium
8 7 (24.14%) SQL
9 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
9 6 (20.69%) .NET
9 6 (20.69%) Windows
9 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
9 6 (20.69%) Play Framework
9 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
10 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
10 5 (17.24%) CRM
10 5 (17.24%) C#
10 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (13.79%) UNIX
11 4 (13.79%) Degree
11 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
1 3 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
3 1 (3.45%) CMS
3 1 (3.45%) LiveLink
Business Applications
1 8 (27.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (10.34%) SAP SD
2 3 (10.34%) SAP R/3
2 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP MM
3 1 (3.45%) SAP PP
3 1 (3.45%) PRMS
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle Manufacturing
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
1 2 (6.90%) DHCP
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
1 2 (6.90%) NAS
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (34.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (20.69%) RDBMS
2 6 (20.69%) Relational Database
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (13.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (10.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (6.90%) MySQL
6 2 (6.90%) MongoDB
6 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (3.45%) DTS
Development Applications
1 7 (24.14%) Selenium
2 2 (6.90%) Subversion
2 2 (6.90%) Visual Studio
2 2 (6.90%) PHPUnit
2 2 (6.90%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.45%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (58.62%) Finance
2 13 (44.83%) Marketing
3 11 (37.93%) Telecoms
4 8 (27.59%) Electronics
5 2 (6.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (55.17%) Developer
2 8 (27.59%) Java Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Programmer
4 4 (13.79%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (10.34%) SAP Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SAP SD Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) SAP SD Consultant
5 3 (10.34%) Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) PHP Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Java Programmer
6 2 (6.90%) .NET Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Solaris Administrator
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Digital Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) .NET
1 6 (20.69%) Play Framework
2 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET
3 3 (10.34%) J2EE
4 2 (6.90%) jQuery
4 2 (6.90%) Symfony
4 2 (6.90%) GWT
4 2 (6.90%) MooTools
4 2 (6.90%) JSON
4 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 2 (6.90%) SOAP
4 2 (6.90%) Web Services
4 2 (6.90%) XML
4 2 (6.90%) SAML
4 2 (6.90%) REST
4 2 (6.90%) YAML
5 1 (3.45%) HTML5
5 1 (3.45%) ActiveX
5 1 (3.45%) DCOM
5 1 (3.45%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) DTV
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Social Media
4 1 (3.45%) iSeries
4 1 (3.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) UNIX
3 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.34%) Windows 8
4 2 (6.90%) Solaris
4 2 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (37.93%) Digital Marketing
2 11 (37.93%) Programme Management
2 11 (37.93%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (17.24%) CRM
3 5 (17.24%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (10.34%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Project Management
4 3 (10.34%) Content Management
4 3 (10.34%) SAP Implementation
4 3 (10.34%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.34%) Test Scripting
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.90%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) OOP
5 2 (6.90%) OO
5 2 (6.90%) SOA
5 2 (6.90%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) Java
2 7 (24.14%) SQL
3 6 (20.69%) VB.NET
4 5 (17.24%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.90%) PHP5
6 2 (6.90%) Ruby
6 2 (6.90%) PHP
6 2 (6.90%) PL/SQL
6 2 (6.90%) C++
6 2 (6.90%) Python
6 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
7 1 (3.45%) RPG IV
7 1 (3.45%) COBOL
7 1 (3.45%) RPG
7 1 (3.45%) VB
7 1 (3.45%) VB6
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Security Cleared
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas File System
2 2 (6.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) WSUS
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) SAP
2 9 (31.03%) Oracle
3 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 2 (6.90%) JBoss
5 2 (6.90%) Veritas
5 2 (6.90%) Adobe
5 2 (6.90%) Sun
5 2 (6.90%) Facebook
5 2 (6.90%) Twitter
6 1 (3.45%) HP
6 1 (3.45%) IBM
6 1 (3.45%) VMware
6 1 (3.45%) Open Text
6 1 (3.45%) RedDot