The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 71 48 47
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -1
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 70 84 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.34% 3.54% 3.82%
As % of the General category 8.89% 10.41% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 52 29
Median daily rate £475 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £151 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £595 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 30
Median hourly rate £26.50 £29.00 £37.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.62% -22.97%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.60 £19.30 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £35.33 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £26.75 £31.75
% change year-on-year
+23.36% -15.74%
Manufacturing
England

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

General Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
787 807 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.32% 33.98% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 497 495 323
Median daily rate £400 £400 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 41 75
Median hourly rate £31.75 £28.10 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.00% -17.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £15.50 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.00 £41.50 £42.00
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 the West Midlands

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 July 2016.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the West Midlands 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
Coventry +8 21 £469 +188.46% 2
Warwickshire -14 13 £530 +26.19% 4
Birmingham -15 8 £400 +82.85% 13
Staffordshire +7 4 £295 -28.91%
Wolverhampton 0 3 £600 -
Shropshire - 1 - - 3
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 29 (23.97%) SAP
2 23 (19.01%) Finance
3 20 (16.53%) Project Management
4 19 (15.70%) PLM
4 19 (15.70%) Programme Management
5 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (13.22%) Automotive
7 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
8 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (9.92%) Retail
9 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
9 12 (9.92%) Data Centre
10 11 (9.09%) PRINCE2
10 11 (9.09%) Windows
10 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (9.09%) Migration
10 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
10 11 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
11 10 (8.26%) Logistics
11 10 (8.26%) SQL
11 10 (8.26%) Product Management
12 9 (7.44%) Mentoring
12 9 (7.44%) Validation
12 9 (7.44%) Marketing
13 8 (6.61%) .NET
13 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
13 8 (6.61%) ITIL
13 8 (6.61%) LAN
13 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
13 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 6 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (9.92%) MS Excel
2 11 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (5.79%) MS Office
4 3 (2.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.65%) CATIA
5 2 (1.65%) Siemens NX
6 1 (0.83%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (4.96%) ENOVIA
2 5 (4.13%) SAP MII
3 4 (3.31%) Teamcenter
4 3 (2.48%) DELMIA
4 3 (2.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (2.48%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.65%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.83%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.83%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.83%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.83%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.83%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.83%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.83%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.83%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (2.48%) Office 365
2 2 (1.65%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.65%) SaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Google Drive
3 1 (0.83%) IaaS
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.61%) LAN
2 7 (5.79%) WAN
3 3 (2.48%) Firewall
3 3 (2.48%) WebEx
4 2 (1.65%) DHCP
4 2 (1.65%) DNS
4 2 (1.65%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.83%) 2G
5 1 (0.83%) 3G
5 1 (0.83%) 4G
5 1 (0.83%) Intranet
5 1 (0.83%) LTE
5 1 (0.83%) MIMO
5 1 (0.83%) PBX
5 1 (0.83%) RFID
5 1 (0.83%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.83%) VoIP
5 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.96%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (4.13%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.31%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (2.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.65%) Big Data
6 2 (1.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 2 (1.65%) DataStage
6 2 (1.65%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.65%) Xcelsius
7 1 (0.83%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.83%) DB2
7 1 (0.83%) IMS/DB
7 1 (0.83%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.83%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.96%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.48%) LSMW
3 1 (0.83%) CANoe
3 1 (0.83%) NSubstitute
3 1 (0.83%) NUnit
3 1 (0.83%) ReSharper
3 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (19.01%) Finance
2 16 (13.22%) Automotive
3 12 (9.92%) Retail
4 9 (7.44%) Marketing
5 7 (5.79%) Telecoms
6 4 (3.31%) Electronics
7 3 (2.48%) Billing
7 3 (2.48%) Publishing
8 2 (1.65%) Advertising
8 2 (1.65%) Banking
9 1 (0.83%) Avionics
9 1 (0.83%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 16 (13.22%) Analyst
1 16 (13.22%) Project Manager
2 15 (12.40%) Architect
3 14 (11.57%) Developer
4 12 (9.92%) Business Analyst
4 12 (9.92%) Consultant
5 6 (4.96%) SAP Consultant
5 6 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.13%) .NET Developer
6 5 (4.13%) Applications Engineer
6 5 (4.13%) Junior
7 4 (3.31%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (3.31%) IT Manager
7 4 (3.31%) Performance Engineer
7 4 (3.31%) Programme Manager
7 4 (3.31%) SAP Architect
8 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (2.48%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (2.48%) Integration Manager
8 3 (2.48%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.61%) .NET
2 6 (4.96%) EDI
2 6 (4.96%) HTML
3 4 (3.31%) XML
4 3 (2.48%) HTML5
5 2 (1.65%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.65%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (1.65%) Middleware
5 2 (1.65%) WCF
6 1 (0.83%) ADO.NET
6 1 (0.83%) Ajax
6 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.83%) J2EE
6 1 (0.83%) jQuery
6 1 (0.83%) LINQ
6 1 (0.83%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.83%) Velocity
6 1 (0.83%) WinForms
6 1 (0.83%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.31%) Visualisation
3 3 (2.48%) LIMS
3 3 (2.48%) Performance Metrics
3 3 (2.48%) Statistics
4 2 (1.65%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.65%) PMI
4 2 (1.65%) User Experience
5 1 (0.83%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.83%) Enterprise Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (0.83%) Life Science
5 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.83%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.83%) PKI
5 1 (0.83%) SCADA
5 1 (0.83%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.09%) Windows
2 5 (4.13%) Windows Server
2 5 (4.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.48%) Linux
4 3 (2.48%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.65%) VMS
5 2 (1.65%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.53%) Project Management
2 19 (15.70%) PLM
2 19 (15.70%) Programme Management
3 17 (14.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 11 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (9.09%) Migration
5 11 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 10 (8.26%) Logistics
6 10 (8.26%) Product Management
7 9 (7.44%) Mentoring
7 9 (7.44%) Validation
8 8 (6.61%) ITIL
9 7 (5.79%) ERP
9 7 (5.79%) Project Planning
10 6 (4.96%) Change Management
10 6 (4.96%) ETL
10 6 (4.96%) Quality Management
10 6 (4.96%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.26%) SQL
2 4 (3.31%) C#
2 4 (3.31%) Java
3 3 (2.48%) ABAP
3 3 (2.48%) VB
3 3 (2.48%) VBA
4 2 (1.65%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.83%) COBOL
5 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.83%) JCL
5 1 (0.83%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.83%) XAML
Qualifications
1 8 (6.61%) SC Cleared
1 8 (6.61%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.31%) Degree
2 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (2.48%) CCNP
3 3 (2.48%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (2.48%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.48%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.48%) PMP
4 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.83%) CISSP
5 1 (0.83%) GIAC
5 1 (0.83%) HNC
5 1 (0.83%) HND
5 1 (0.83%) MCSA
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.13%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.31%) QA
3 2 (1.65%) GCP
4 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (5.79%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.65%) vSphere
4 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.83%) SCCM
1 1 (0.83%) SCOM
1 1 (0.83%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 29 (23.97%) SAP
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.79%) Oracle
4 6 (4.96%) VMware
5 4 (3.31%) Tableau
6 3 (2.48%) Cisco
6 3 (2.48%) Google
7 2 (1.65%) EMC
7 2 (1.65%) HP
7 2 (1.65%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.65%) LANDesk
8 1 (0.83%) Ariba
8 1 (0.83%) Cadence
8 1 (0.83%) Canon
8 1 (0.83%) Citrix
8 1 (0.83%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.83%) Hyperion
8 1 (0.83%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.83%) Panasonic
8 1 (0.83%) Sage
Warwickshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry
Amoria Bond
Rate: £10 - £100 per hour
Posted: 10 hours ago