Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 108 93 95
Rank change year-on-year -15 +2 +25
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 60 81 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.48% 1.89% 1.64%
As % of the General category 3.74% 4.93% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 59 47
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.23%
10th Percentile £308 £319 £258
90th Percentile £586 £534 £536
South East median daily rate £450 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% - -2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 7
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +28.57% +5.26%
10th Percentile £17.00 £18.44 £12.30
90th Percentile £41.50 £40.25 £33.25
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £36.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.03% +61.11% +30.43%

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 1605 1642 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 39.58% 38.28% 41.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 691 741 1032
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £250 £215 £204
90th Percentile £600 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £404 £400
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.94% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 65 57
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +29.50%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £41.50 £43.10 £46.15
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year -18.37% +8.89% +31.39%

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 November 2017.

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 25 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
Newbury +4 10 £328 -29.19% 3
Reading +4 8 £550 +22.22% 5
Maidenhead -6 8 £425 - 2
Slough -7 4 £475 +31.03% 1
Wokingham - 4 - - 1
Bracknell -16 2 - - 1
Windsor -1 1 - -
Manufacturing
South East

For the 6 months to 25 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 26 (43.33%) Telecoms
2 23 (38.33%) SAP
3 21 (35.00%) Marketing
4 19 (31.67%) Finance
5 18 (30.00%) Electronics
5 18 (30.00%) Programme Management
5 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
7 14 (23.33%) Project Planning
8 13 (21.67%) Degree
9 12 (20.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
9 12 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
9 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
10 11 (18.33%) PMI
10 11 (18.33%) PMP
10 11 (18.33%) PMI Certification
11 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
11 10 (16.67%) Master's Degree
12 8 (13.33%) Windows
13 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
14 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (10.00%) Linux
14 6 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
15 5 (8.33%) Project Management
15 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
15 5 (8.33%) Retail
15 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture

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 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) Confluence
2 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (1.67%) SAP EWM
1 1 (1.67%) SAP HCM
1 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.67%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (1.67%) IaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Office 365
3 1 (1.67%) SaaS
3 1 (1.67%) Slack
3 1 (1.67%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) DHCP
1 3 (5.00%) DNS
1 3 (5.00%) Software-Defined Networking
2 2 (3.33%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) Network Security
2 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) Broadband
3 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) SAN
3 1 (1.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (1.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.67%) GIS
2 1 (1.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.67%) git-flow
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) JIRA
1 1 (1.67%) Maven
1 1 (1.67%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (1.67%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (43.33%) Telecoms
2 21 (35.00%) Marketing
3 19 (31.67%) Finance
4 18 (30.00%) Electronics
5 5 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (8.33%) Retail
6 4 (6.67%) Automotive
7 3 (5.00%) Legal
8 2 (3.33%) Aerospace
8 2 (3.33%) Banking
8 2 (3.33%) Billing
8 2 (3.33%) General Ledger
9 1 (1.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 18 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 9 (15.00%) Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Architect
4 4 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Excel Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) IT Manager
5 3 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (5.00%) Pricing Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
6 2 (3.33%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (3.33%) Installations Engineer
6 2 (3.33%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Middleware
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 1 (1.67%) pytest
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.33%) PMI
3 10 (16.67%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.33%) FMCG
5 3 (5.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Cloud
6 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
7 1 (1.67%) Life Science
7 1 (1.67%) NHS
7 1 (1.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.33%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) CentOS
3 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
4 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Unix
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.00%) Digital Marketing
1 18 (30.00%) Programme Management
2 14 (23.33%) Project Planning
3 12 (20.00%) Budgeting and Resource Allocation
3 12 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 12 (20.00%) Resource Allocation
4 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.00%) Collaborative Working
6 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (8.33%) Project Management
6 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 4 (6.67%) Manufacturing Engineering
7 4 (6.67%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.67%) Service Design
7 4 (6.67%) Six Sigma
7 4 (6.67%) Supply Chain Planning
8 3 (5.00%) Logistics
8 3 (5.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.67%) SQL
2 2 (3.33%) Ada
2 2 (3.33%) C
2 2 (3.33%) C#
2 2 (3.33%) C++
2 2 (3.33%) VBA
3 1 (1.67%) ABAP
3 1 (1.67%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.67%) Groovy
3 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (1.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) Python
3 1 (1.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (21.67%) Degree
2 11 (18.33%) PMI Certification
2 11 (18.33%) PMP
3 10 (16.67%) Master's Degree
4 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (3.33%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.67%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (1.67%) ACCA
5 1 (1.67%) CCNP
5 1 (1.67%) CCSP
5 1 (1.67%) CIMA
5 1 (1.67%) CISM
5 1 (1.67%) CISSP
5 1 (1.67%) GSEC
5 1 (1.67%) MCSE
5 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) GMP
1 3 (5.00%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) PMO
3 1 (1.67%) COBIT
3 1 (1.67%) IFRS
3 1 (1.67%) PMBOK
System Software
1 5 (8.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.00%) KVM
2 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.67%) Docker
4 1 (1.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (6.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (3.33%) MOM
3 1 (1.67%) Ansible
3 1 (1.67%) Kubernetes
3 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.67%) PowerCLI
3 1 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (1.67%) Salt
3 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (38.33%) SAP
2 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco
4 1 (1.67%) CommVault
4 1 (1.67%) HP
4 1 (1.67%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.67%) Lumension
4 1 (1.67%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (1.67%) Oracle
4 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.67%) TIBCO
4 1 (1.67%) Veeam
4 1 (1.67%) Wonderware
4 1 (1.67%) Workday