The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 44 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +2
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 0.81% 0.45% 0.49%
As % of the General category 3.57% 2.33% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
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£413 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.15% +46.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £405
% change year-on-year
- -1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £33.75
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -11.11%
Manufacturing
Oxfordshire

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

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 43 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 22.76% 19.37% 27.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 34 35
Average daily rate £430 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £563 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £16.83 £21.23 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.74% +28.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (57.14%) C#
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 3 (42.86%) Perforce
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) C++/CLI
2 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) OOP
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) PhD
2 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
2 3 (42.86%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Electronics
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) DTV
3 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
3 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (28.57%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Life Science
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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.

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (28.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
4 1 (14.29%) WPF Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) WPF
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) DTV
2 1 (14.29%) Life Science
2 1 (14.29%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OOP
1 3 (42.86%) OO
1 3 (42.86%) Configuration Management
1 3 (42.86%) Scrum
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (42.86%) Kanban
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Programme Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) C++
2 3 (42.86%) C++/CLI
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) PhD
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Perforce
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft