The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 39 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 -  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 3 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 2.14% 1.38% -
As % of the General category 4.23% 2.63% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £125 £200 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £31.25 £29.00
% change year-on-year +14.40% +7.75%  

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Chester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 71 114 83
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 50.71% 52.29% 37.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 97 46
Median daily rate £415 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -0.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 8 12
Median hourly rate £13.50 £13.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Chester

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Chester

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Chester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 4 (100.00%) EDI
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Automotive

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
General
1 1 (25.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) EDI
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) ERP
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) VMware