Period
to 19 February 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 19 February 2018 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 115 87 76
Rank change year-on-year -28 -11 +58
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 55 69 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.38% 1.75% 1.93%
As % of the General category 3.72% 4.37% 4.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 42 48
Berkshire median daily rate £419 £425 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -0.87% +3.94%
10th Percentile £308 £356 £250
90th Percentile £550 £571 £556
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.94% -4.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 12
Berkshire median hourly rate £19.13 £38.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -49.67% +149.18% +8.93%
10th Percentile £16.95 £21.25 £11.06
90th Percentile £41.50 £41.50 £47.50
South East median hourly rate £30.00 £35.75 £42.50
% change year-on-year -16.08% -15.88% +193.10%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,478 1,580 1,975
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 37.00% 40.16% 39.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 641 690 879
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% +2.56%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £219
90th Percentile £588 £575 £542
South East median daily rate £425 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 58 60
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -11.36% +32.33%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.85 £11.54
90th Percentile £50.00 £41.50 £47.55
South East median hourly rate £24.00 £25.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% -7.27% +37.50%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Berkshire over the 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 19 February 2018. 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
Newbury -8 12 £325 -29.73% 2
Reading +14 11 £525 +5.00% 15
Slough -7 5 £275 -24.14% 1
Maidenhead -14 4 £456 +7.35% 2
Wokingham - 3 - - 2
Bracknell -17 2 - - 2
Windsor -3 1 - - 2
Manufacturing
South East

For the 6 months to 19 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 17 (30.91%) Project Planning
2 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
3 15 (27.27%) Degree
3 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
4 14 (25.45%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
4 14 (25.45%) Resource Allocation
5 13 (23.64%) PMI
5 13 (23.64%) PMP
5 13 (23.64%) PMI Certification
5 13 (23.64%) SAP
6 12 (21.82%) Master's Degree
7 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 10 (18.18%) Windows
9 8 (14.55%) Linux
9 8 (14.55%) Finance
9 8 (14.55%) Marketing
10 7 (12.73%) Telematics
10 7 (12.73%) Automotive
10 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
11 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
11 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
11 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
11 6 (10.91%) Service Design
12 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing Engineering
12 5 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (9.09%) Data Integration

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (1.82%) Confluence
1 1 (1.82%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.82%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.82%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.82%) SAP PM
1 1 (1.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (7.27%) PaaS
1 4 (7.27%) SaaS
2 3 (5.45%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.82%) IaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) Slack
3 1 (1.82%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.91%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.27%) HTTP
2 4 (7.27%) MQTT
2 4 (7.27%) Software-Defined Networking
3 3 (5.45%) DHCP
3 3 (5.45%) DNS
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) Network Security
4 2 (3.64%) WAN
5 1 (1.82%) Broadband
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (1.82%) Internet
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
1 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.45%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (3.64%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.82%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.82%) Big Data
4 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 1 (1.82%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.82%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.82%) git-flow
1 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.82%) JIRA
1 1 (1.82%) Maven
1 1 (1.82%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.82%) TeamCity
General
1 16 (29.09%) Telecoms
2 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 8 (14.55%) Marketing
3 7 (12.73%) Automotive
4 5 (9.09%) Electronics
4 5 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (5.45%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.45%) Banking
6 1 (1.82%) French Language
6 1 (1.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.55%) Architect
3 6 (10.91%) Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.45%) C# Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Cabling Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Installation Technician
6 3 (5.45%) Installations Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
6 3 (5.45%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (5.45%) Software Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.27%) REST
1 4 (7.27%) XML
2 3 (5.45%) Middleware
3 1 (1.82%) HTML
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (1.82%) pytest
3 1 (1.82%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (23.64%) PMI
3 11 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Cloud
5 3 (5.45%) FMCG
6 1 (1.82%) Life Science
6 1 (1.82%) NHS
6 1 (1.82%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.18%) Windows
2 8 (14.55%) Linux
3 4 (7.27%) CentOS
3 4 (7.27%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.82%) Unix
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.91%) Project Planning
2 14 (25.45%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
2 14 (25.45%) Mentoring
2 14 (25.45%) Resource Allocation
3 7 (12.73%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (12.73%) Telematics
4 6 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (10.91%) Programme Management
4 6 (10.91%) Service Design
4 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
5 5 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 5 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (9.09%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 5 (9.09%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.27%) Analytics
6 4 (7.27%) Project Management
7 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (5.45%) Software Delivery
7 3 (5.45%) Software Engineering
7 3 (5.45%) SysML
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 3 (5.45%) Ada
2 3 (5.45%) C
2 3 (5.45%) C#
2 3 (5.45%) C++
3 2 (3.64%) VBA
4 1 (1.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.82%) Groovy
4 1 (1.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.82%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.82%) Python
4 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (27.27%) Degree
2 13 (23.64%) PMI Certification
2 13 (23.64%) PMP
3 12 (21.82%) Master's Degree
4 6 (10.91%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) ACCA
6 1 (1.82%) CCNP
6 1 (1.82%) CIMA
6 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.82%) MCSE
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) GMP
1 2 (3.64%) PMO
2 1 (1.82%) GDPR
2 1 (1.82%) IFRS
System Software
1 6 (10.91%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.27%) KVM
2 4 (7.27%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.45%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.82%) Docker
5 1 (1.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) vCenter Server
2 3 (5.45%) MOM
3 1 (1.82%) Ansible
3 1 (1.82%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.82%) Netcool
3 1 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.82%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.82%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) Salt
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (23.64%) SAP
2 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.27%) Red Hat
3 3 (5.45%) Oracle
3 3 (5.45%) TIBCO
3 3 (5.45%) Workday
4 2 (3.64%) JD Edwards
4 2 (3.64%) Saba
4 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco
5 1 (1.82%) CommVault
5 1 (1.82%) HP
5 1 (1.82%) IBM
5 1 (1.82%) Lumension
5 1 (1.82%) Nimble Storage
5 1 (1.82%) Remedy
5 1 (1.82%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.82%) Veeam
5 1 (1.82%) Wonderware