The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 71 51 89
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +38
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 96 118 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.59% 3.12% 1.68%
As % of the General category 8.03% 8.77% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 58 21
Median daily rate £305 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £278 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £378 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 7
Median hourly rate £20.75 £17.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.90% -49.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £16.20 £21.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.91 £49.04 £36.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £31.72 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-5.42% +0.69%
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 West region.

General Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1196 1346 925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.28% 35.64% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 761 715 535
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £285 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 44 38
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% -34.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £14.00 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.02 £47.71 £38.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -2 49 £360 +12.94% 20
Lancashire -3 14 £263 -12.50% 5
Cheshire -11 10 £225 -47.05% 8
Merseyside -8 3 £425 -19.04% 2
Cumbria -3 1 - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 North West region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 74 (42.77%) SAP
2 64 (36.99%) Finance
3 55 (31.79%) Programme Management
4 54 (31.21%) Life Science
5 50 (28.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 42 (24.28%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (22.54%) Electronics
7 39 (22.54%) Telecoms
7 39 (22.54%) Marketing
7 39 (22.54%) Digital Marketing
8 27 (15.61%) Windows
9 24 (13.87%) .NET
9 24 (13.87%) Project Management
10 23 (13.29%) MS Excel
11 22 (12.72%) SQL
12 21 (12.14%) Active Directory
13 19 (10.98%) VMware
13 19 (10.98%) Windows Server
14 18 (10.40%) Citrix
14 18 (10.40%) ERP
15 17 (9.83%) PRINCE2
15 17 (9.83%) Unit4 Business World
16 16 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
17 15 (8.67%) ITIL
17 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
17 15 (8.67%) C#
17 15 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
18 14 (8.09%) Migration
18 14 (8.09%) JavaScript

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 6 (3.47%) CMS
2 5 (2.89%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.31%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (1.73%) Apache
4 3 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.16%) Drupal
5 2 (1.16%) Joomla!
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (1.16%) WordPress
6 1 (0.58%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) JBoss
6 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.58%) WinCC
Applications
1 23 (13.29%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.62%) MS Office
3 5 (2.89%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.58%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 50 (28.90%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (9.83%) Unit4 Business World
3 3 (1.73%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.73%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.16%) OpenCart
4 2 (1.16%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
5 1 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.58%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.58%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.58%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.31%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.20%) Firewall
2 8 (4.62%) Network Security
3 6 (3.47%) LAN
3 6 (3.47%) WAN
4 4 (2.31%) DHCP
4 4 (2.31%) DNS
4 4 (2.31%) HTTP
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.73%) NetScaler
5 3 (1.73%) SSL
5 3 (1.73%) VoIP
6 2 (1.16%) Wireless
7 1 (0.58%) DECT
7 1 (0.58%) Internet
7 1 (0.58%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.58%) MPLS
7 1 (0.58%) RS-422
7 1 (0.58%) SAN
7 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.89%) MS Access
3 3 (1.73%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.73%) DB2
3 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.16%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.16%) MySQL
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (1.16%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.16%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.58%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.58%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (3.47%) JIRA
2 3 (1.73%) ClearCase
2 3 (1.73%) ClearQuest
2 3 (1.73%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.73%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.16%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.58%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.58%) CaliberRM
4 1 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.58%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.58%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.58%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 64 (36.99%) Finance
2 39 (22.54%) Electronics
2 39 (22.54%) Marketing
2 39 (22.54%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.62%) Back Office
4 5 (2.89%) Aerospace
4 5 (2.89%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.31%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (1.73%) Billing
6 3 (1.73%) Retail
7 2 (1.16%) French Language
7 2 (1.16%) German Language
8 1 (0.58%) Automotive
8 1 (0.58%) Front Office
8 1 (0.58%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) Military
8 1 (0.58%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 60 (34.68%) Analyst
2 42 (24.28%) Developer
3 14 (8.09%) Business Analyst
3 14 (8.09%) Support Analyst
4 12 (6.94%) Consultant
5 9 (5.20%) Change Analyst
5 9 (5.20%) Project Manager
6 7 (4.05%) Architect
6 7 (4.05%) Web Developer
7 6 (3.47%) ABAP Developer
7 6 (3.47%) Financial Analyst
7 6 (3.47%) SAP Analyst
8 5 (2.89%) .NET Developer
8 5 (2.89%) Logistics Analyst
8 5 (2.89%) SAP Developer
8 5 (2.89%) Sitecore Developer
8 5 (2.89%) SQL Developer
9 4 (2.31%) C# Developer
9 4 (2.31%) IT Analyst
9 4 (2.31%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.87%) .NET
2 7 (4.05%) jQuery
3 6 (3.47%) HTML
3 6 (3.47%) SAP Smart Forms
4 4 (2.31%) Middleware
4 4 (2.31%) XML
5 3 (1.73%) CSS
6 2 (1.16%) ASP.NET
6 2 (1.16%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (1.16%) Highcharts JS
6 2 (1.16%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.58%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.58%) .NET Remoting
7 1 (0.58%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Camel
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.58%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (0.58%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.58%) JSON
7 1 (0.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 54 (31.21%) Life Science
2 6 (3.47%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.73%) Digital Media
3 3 (1.73%) Fat Client
3 3 (1.73%) iPad
3 3 (1.73%) Management Information System
3 3 (1.73%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.16%) Clustering
4 2 (1.16%) Data Structures
4 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
4 2 (1.16%) FMCG
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Licensing
4 2 (1.16%) PKI
4 2 (1.16%) Replication
4 2 (1.16%) User Experience
4 2 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.58%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (0.58%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.58%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.61%) Windows
2 19 (10.98%) Windows Server
3 16 (9.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (6.36%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.47%) Linux
7 6 (3.47%) Unix
8 4 (2.31%) Windows XP
9 3 (1.73%) Mac OS X
9 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (1.73%) Solaris
9 3 (1.73%) Windows 10
10 2 (1.16%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.58%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.79%) Programme Management
2 42 (24.28%) Business Intelligence
3 39 (22.54%) Digital Marketing
4 24 (13.87%) Project Management
5 18 (10.40%) ERP
6 17 (9.83%) PRINCE2
7 15 (8.67%) ITIL
7 15 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (8.09%) CRM
8 14 (8.09%) Logistics
8 14 (8.09%) Migration
9 12 (6.94%) Web Development
10 11 (6.36%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (4.62%) Change Management
11 8 (4.62%) Configuration Management
12 7 (4.05%) Automated Testing
12 7 (4.05%) Business Analysis
12 7 (4.05%) Data Management
12 7 (4.05%) E-Commerce
12 7 (4.05%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.72%) SQL
2 15 (8.67%) C#
3 14 (8.09%) JavaScript
4 7 (4.05%) ABAP
4 7 (4.05%) PHP
5 6 (3.47%) SAPscript
6 4 (2.31%) Java
7 3 (1.73%) C
7 3 (1.73%) C++
7 3 (1.73%) VB
7 3 (1.73%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.16%) Python
9 1 (0.58%) Embedded C
9 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.58%) VBA
9 1 (0.58%) X++
Qualifications
1 11 (6.36%) Security Cleared
2 9 (5.20%) SC Cleared
3 6 (3.47%) DBS Check
3 6 (3.47%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (2.89%) Degree
4 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.31%) MCP
6 3 (1.73%) CCNA
6 3 (1.73%) MCSE
7 2 (1.16%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.16%) MCSA
7 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.58%) CCENT
8 1 (0.58%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (0.58%) CISMP
8 1 (0.58%) CISSP
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (2.89%) QA
2 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.58%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.58%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 21 (12.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (7.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.73%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.73%) XenApp
4 2 (1.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (3.47%) WSUS
2 4 (2.31%) SCCM
3 3 (1.73%) SCOM
3 3 (1.73%) SmoothWall
4 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.58%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 74 (42.77%) SAP
2 19 (10.98%) VMware
3 18 (10.40%) Citrix
4 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
5 13 (7.51%) Cisco
6 11 (6.36%) Wyse
7 10 (5.78%) Sitecore
8 8 (4.62%) Oracle
9 7 (4.05%) HP
10 5 (2.89%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.31%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.73%) Apple
12 3 (1.73%) AppSense
12 3 (1.73%) EMC
12 3 (1.73%) Kaspersky
12 3 (1.73%) LANDesk
13 2 (1.16%) IBM
13 2 (1.16%) Nintex
13 2 (1.16%) Polycom
13 2 (1.16%) ServiceNow
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