Period
to 15 July 2020

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 15 July 2020 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
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 84 123 121
Rank change year-on-year +39 -2 0
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 13 50 42
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.81% 1.18% 1.05%
As % of the General category 2.12% 2.82% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 36 26
Median daily rate £451 £475 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.16% +13.77% -1.76%
10th Percentile £231 £234 £189
90th Percentile £525 £581 £544
South East median daily rate £490 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Median hourly rate - £25.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +48.53% -35.85%
South East median hourly rate £26.79 £23.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +16.47% -43.21% +10.96%

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 612 1,775 1,590
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 38.04% 41.78% 39.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 262 688 684
Median daily rate £425 £434 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.02% +4.83% -2.65%
10th Percentile £231 £265 £243
90th Percentile £600 £625 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £433
% change year-on-year - +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 45 42
Median hourly rate £29.00 £21.98 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -1.21% +48.33%
10th Percentile £16.18 £13.02 £13.50
90th Percentile £47.35 £48.75 £48.63
Median hourly rate £25.00 £31.35 £30.50
% change year-on-year -20.24% +2.77% +64.86%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in Berkshire over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend 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 15 July 2020. 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 +18 7 £500 -2.44% 2
Newbury +11 2 £476 +18.88% 2
Bracknell +38 1 - -
Manufacturing
South East

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, 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 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
2 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 2 (15.38%) Microservices
2 2 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Allocation
3 1 (7.69%) Continuous Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) GDPR
3 1 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (7.69%) Serverless
3 1 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (7.69%) Industry 4.0
3 1 (7.69%) Istio
3 1 (7.69%) Product Roadmap
3 1 (7.69%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (7.69%) Architecture Roadmap
3 1 (7.69%) Project Roadmap
3 1 (7.69%) Observability
3 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
3 1 (7.69%) WebEx
3 1 (7.69%) Apigee
3 1 (7.69%) SDLC
3 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (7.69%) Cloud Native
3 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (7.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Apigee
1 1 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
1 1 (7.69%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
1 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
1 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (15.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Architect
1 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
1 2 (15.38%) SAP Trainer
1 2 (15.38%) Trainer
2 1 (7.69%) Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Platform Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Product Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Project Coordinator
2 1 (7.69%) Release Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Report Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Administrator
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) SAP Business Analyst
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
2 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) Java SE
1 1 (7.69%) JSON
1 1 (7.69%) OAuth
1 1 (7.69%) OpenID
1 1 (7.69%) REST
1 1 (7.69%) SAML
1 1 (7.69%) SOAP
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 1 (7.69%) Cloud Native
2 1 (7.69%) Industry 4.0
2 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Microservices
1 2 (15.38%) Planning and Forecasting
1 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
2 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
2 1 (7.69%) Change Management
2 1 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
2 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
2 1 (7.69%) Event-Driven Architecture
2 1 (7.69%) Kanban
2 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Logistics
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (7.69%) Scrum
2 1 (7.69%) SDLC
2 1 (7.69%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Python
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Istio
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) SAP
2 2 (15.38%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) Google
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft