Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 126 118 104
Rank change year-on-year -8 -14 +14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 43 43 75
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.12% 1.07% 1.63%
As % of the General category 2.76% 2.52% 4.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 26 58
Berkshire median daily rate £363 £460 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.20% +22.67% +1.35%
10th Percentile £143 £358 £312
90th Percentile £500 £631 £575
South East median daily rate £475 £459 £400
% change year-on-year +3.54% +14.69% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 10
Berkshire median hourly rate £30.06 £21.50 £19.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.83% +9.64% +12.06%
10th Percentile £13.56 £17.00 £12.08
90th Percentile £50.52 £28.34 £38.90
South East median hourly rate £41.00 £26.80 £37.50
% change year-on-year +52.99% -28.53% -3.85%

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 1,557 1,709 1,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 40.57% 42.62% 38.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 646 734 799
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £208 £250 £219
90th Percentile £573 £600 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £408
% change year-on-year +2.94% +4.29% +1.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 54 70
Berkshire median hourly rate £26.00 £18.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.44% +2.86% -10.26%
10th Percentile £13.50 £11.72 £11.43
90th Percentile £46.30 £39.85 £38.75
South East median hourly rate £28.25 £22.38 £20.25
% change year-on-year +26.26% +10.49% +1.25%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 22 September 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
Reading +7 14 £488 -27.78% 9
Maidenhead 0 9 £400 -5.88% 9
Slough +2 6 £350 -48.15% 9
Newbury -3 6 £300 -15.49% 3
Bracknell 0 3 £208 -58.50% 2
Manufacturing
South East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (39.53%) SAP
2 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
3 12 (27.91%) Finance
4 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.26%) Degree
5 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
5 9 (20.93%) Programme Management
5 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
7 7 (16.28%) ERP
7 7 (16.28%) Windows
7 7 (16.28%) Validation
7 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
7 7 (16.28%) Project Planning
7 7 (16.28%) Marketing
7 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
8 6 (13.95%) Master's Degree
8 6 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
8 6 (13.95%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
8 6 (13.95%) Resource Allocation
8 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
8 6 (13.95%) Release Management
8 6 (13.95%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (13.95%) Electronics
8 6 (13.95%) TIBCO
8 6 (13.95%) Middleware
8 6 (13.95%) PMI
8 6 (13.95%) PMP

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 2 (4.65%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.33%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (6.98%) SAP ERP
1 3 (6.98%) SAP EWM
1 3 (6.98%) SAP WM
2 1 (2.33%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.33%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) RFID
2 1 (2.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.98%) Power BI
2 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.33%) SAP HANA
General
1 13 (30.23%) Telecoms
2 12 (27.91%) Finance
3 7 (16.28%) Marketing
4 6 (13.95%) Electronics
5 4 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (6.98%) Retail
7 2 (4.65%) Automotive
8 1 (2.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 15 (34.88%) Project Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Consultant
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Applications Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Applications Project Manager
4 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Desktop Support
4 4 (9.30%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Business Intelligence Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Desktop Technician
5 2 (4.65%) FMCG Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) FMCG Business Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Process Analyst
5 2 (4.65%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.65%) SAP Supply Chain Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (4.65%) Supply Chain Consultant
5 2 (4.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.95%) Middleware
2 3 (6.98%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (4.65%) EDI
3 2 (4.65%) RESTful
4 1 (2.33%) .NET
4 1 (2.33%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (2.33%) CSS
4 1 (2.33%) HTML
4 1 (2.33%) React
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Computer Science
2 6 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.95%) Data Structures
2 6 (13.95%) PMI
3 4 (9.30%) Life Science
3 4 (9.30%) NHS
4 3 (6.98%) FMCG
5 2 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.33%) Replication
6 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (16.28%) Windows
2 5 (11.63%) Windows 7
3 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.98%) Linux
4 3 (6.98%) Windows Server
5 2 (4.65%) Unix
6 1 (2.33%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (30.23%) Project Management
2 10 (23.26%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (20.93%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (20.93%) Programme Management
4 7 (16.28%) ERP
4 7 (16.28%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (16.28%) Project Planning
4 7 (16.28%) Validation
5 6 (13.95%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
5 6 (13.95%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (13.95%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (13.95%) Release Management
5 6 (13.95%) Resource Allocation
5 6 (13.95%) SOA
6 5 (11.63%) Decision-Making
6 5 (11.63%) E-Commerce
6 5 (11.63%) Line Management
6 5 (11.63%) Manufacturing Engineering
6 5 (11.63%) Mentoring
7 4 (9.30%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.95%) Java
2 5 (11.63%) SQL
3 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.65%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.33%) C#
4 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (23.26%) Degree
2 7 (16.28%) Security Cleared
3 6 (13.95%) Master's Degree
3 6 (13.95%) PMI Certification
3 6 (13.95%) PMP
4 4 (9.30%) MCDST
4 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
5 3 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (6.98%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 17 (39.53%) SAP
2 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
3 6 (13.95%) Oracle
3 6 (13.95%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.98%) Ariba
5 2 (4.65%) Cognos
5 2 (4.65%) Lotus
6 1 (2.33%) ConnectWise
6 1 (2.33%) Pegasus
6 1 (2.33%) Veeam
6 1 (2.33%) VMware