Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Manufacturing
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 50 44
Rank change year-on-year -11 -6 +29
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 9 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.33% 1.77% 2.34%
As % of the General category 3.60% 6.92% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Bedfordshire median daily rate £406 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +21.43% -
10th Percentile £352 £413 £200
90th Percentile £466 £538 £490
East of England median daily rate £513 £350 £304
% change year-on-year +46.43% +15.02% -28.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £50.22 £10.30 £48.11
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +387.52% -78.59% +41.49%
10th Percentile £49.02 £10.30 £41.63
90th Percentile £50.75 £10.30 £51.14
East of England median hourly rate £47.33 £41.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year +14.73% +13.01% +58.70%

Manufacturing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 250 159 248
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 36.87% 25.52% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 99 154
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.03%
10th Percentile £325 £200 £200
90th Percentile £600 £600 £561
East of England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 31
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £32.75 £14.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +133.93% -44.00% +14.94%
10th Percentile £22.75 £8.55 £9.25
90th Percentile £50.63 £39.80 £45.43
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Manufacturing in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Bedfordshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -7 3 - - 2
Bedford +3 2 £450 +5.88%
Henlow - 1 £363 -
Manufacturing
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 4 (44.44%) PMP
2 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
4 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
4 2 (22.22%) UML
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
4 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
4 2 (22.22%) VectorCAST
4 2 (22.22%) Line Management
4 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
4 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (22.22%) Master's Degree
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing
5 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (11.11%) Retail

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Rational DOORS
1 2 (22.22%) Rational Rhapsody
1 2 (22.22%) VectorCAST
2 1 (11.11%) LabVIEW
2 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Electronics
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 3 (33.33%) Project Coordinator
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Ada Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Ada Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded C++ Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Embedded Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Change Control
2 4 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 4 (44.44%) Project Planning
2 4 (44.44%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Line Management
3 2 (22.22%) OO
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
3 2 (22.22%) Software Engineering
3 2 (22.22%) UML
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Migration
4 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) C++
2 1 (11.11%) Ada
2 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Degree
1 4 (44.44%) PMI Certification
1 4 (44.44%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) Master's Degree
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) DO-178B
2 1 (11.11%) JSP 440
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Oracle
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP