The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Dorset. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
South West / Dorset
Rank - 20 29
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 0 8 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Dorset - 3.43% 2.18%
As % of the General category - 8.00% 6.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 4
Median daily rate - £220 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -57.07%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +10.00% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £60.67 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +188.90%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09%  

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 Dorset with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Dorset
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 24 100 79
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 25.26% 42.92% 34.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 49 38
Median daily rate £394 £400 £466
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.56% -14.07%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £276 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £534
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 14 4
Median hourly rate - £42.00 £25.54
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +64.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset 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 Dorset

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Dorset

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Dorset