The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 34 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.26% 0.89% -
As % of the General category 2.24% 2.44% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £225 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £380 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.31% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £25.92
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +44.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

General Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
134 41 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 56.07% 36.61% 38.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 22 28
Median daily rate £370 £288 £145
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.69% +98.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £107 £83
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £420 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
County Antrim -11 2 £225 - 1
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Polycom
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (25.00%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (25.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) Internet
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) SAP SD Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) IT Asset Management
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Workflow
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Polycom
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec
1 2 (50.00%) Veeam
1 2 (50.00%) VMware