The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 27 June 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
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 13 18
Rank change year-on-year -47 +5  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Belfast 1.20% 4.65% 2.56%
As % of the General category 1.63% 12.90% 5.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 0
Median daily rate £350 £438 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% +12.06%  

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

General Skills
Belfast
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 246 31 38
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 74.10% 36.05% 48.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 19 25
Median daily rate £413 £315 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +57.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £125 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £438 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Belfast

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Belfast

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Belfast

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) Veeam
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (42.86%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Polycom
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) JDE Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
1 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec
1 3 (42.86%) Veeam
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Polycom
3 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP