The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank - - 4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 0 0 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford - - 31.71%
As % of the General category - - 52.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
Manufacturing
Hertfordshire

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

General Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
51 34 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 54.26% 31.48% 60.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 16 27
Average daily rate £400 £300 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £243 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £720 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £26.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Manufacturing
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) ATG
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (20.00%) Commerce Server
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (20.00%) Electronics
3 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) hybris

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Commerce Server
1 1 (20.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (20.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Electronics
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (60.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
2 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) SAP FI Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) ATG
2 1 (20.00%) hybris
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle