Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 23 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 80 62 75
Rank change year-on-year -18 +13 -5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 11 34 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.82% 2.34% 1.73%
As % of the General category 1.99% 6.73% 4.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 27 16
Cheshire median daily rate £356 £320 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -24.71% +8.63%
10th Percentile £297 £200 £306
90th Percentile £451 £410 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Cheshire median hourly rate - £20.63 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.25% +46.67%
North West median hourly rate £45.70 £34.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +32.45% +32.69% -3.70%

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 Cheshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 553 505 884
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 41.39% 34.68% 42.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 396 354 607
Cheshire median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% -5.82% +7.59%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £305
90th Percentile £525 £539 £574
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 18 27
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -36.36% +15.79%
10th Percentile £12.35 £13.25 £13.14
90th Percentile £35.00 £24.96 £38.00
North West median hourly rate £22.67 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -9.31% -18.09% +60.63%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Cheshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Cheshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 23 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
Chester +10 4 £344 +71.88% 2
Crewe - 1 £335 - 1
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
3 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
3 2 (18.18%) AutoCAD
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) UML
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) C
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Retail
4 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Statistics
4 1 (9.09%) SugarCRM
4 1 (9.09%) Life Science
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) HTML
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) PHP

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (9.09%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) AutoCAD
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (9.09%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CRM
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Steward
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Excel Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Excel Developer
4 1 (9.09%) HR Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IoT Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Quality Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Resource Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Transformation Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
2 1 (9.09%) Internet of Things
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
2 1 (9.09%) LIMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Business Process Modelling
1 2 (18.18%) CRM
1 2 (18.18%) UML
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Thinking
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
2 1 (9.09%) Change Control
2 1 (9.09%) Data Acquisition
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) ERP
2 1 (9.09%) Infographics
2 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) Line Management
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Network Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (9.09%) Statistics
2 1 (9.09%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
2 1 (9.09%) VBA
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Sage