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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank - 37 19
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire - 0.45% 3.65%
As % of the General category - 1.67% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £378 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.66% +4.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £17.03
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -9.37%
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
27 60 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 18.37% 26.91% 28.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 35 24
Median daily rate £330 £431 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.47% +32.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £295 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £500 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Median hourly rate £13.35 £26.50 £17.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.61% +55.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.87 £16.00 £12.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.83 £41.05 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Developer Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Developer
2 1 (50.00%) SSRS Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) SSRS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ERP
2 1 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA