The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 23 30 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.11% 0.57% 2.74%
As % of the General category 12.50% 2.04% 12.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £295 £415 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-28.91% +18.57%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £26.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+23.36% -15.74%
Manufacturing
West Midlands

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

General Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
32 49 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 16.84% 27.84% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 23 23
Median daily rate £375 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £267 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £13.35 £14.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.47% -32.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 1 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
Lichfield - 1 - -
Manufacturing
West Midlands

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
2 1 (16.67%) Life Science
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Ninject
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MFGPRO
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) NSubstitute
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) ReSharper
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Procurement Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) .NET
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) ADO.NET
2 1 (16.67%) Ajax
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) LINQ
2 1 (16.67%) Ninject
2 1 (16.67%) REST
2 1 (16.67%) WCF
2 1 (16.67%) WinForms
2 1 (16.67%) XML
2 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (16.67%) Life Science
1 1 (16.67%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (16.67%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
2 1 (16.67%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) GAP Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 1 (16.67%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) SOA
2 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) C#
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
2 1 (16.67%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) DevExpress
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SAP