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The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 17 May 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 50 43 65
Rank change year-on-year -7 +22 +2
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 39 32 23
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.86% 3.49% 2.00%
As % of the General category 5.79% 6.85% 4.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 15 13
10th Percentile £253 £174 £169
25th Percentile £348 £265 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £413 £388 £425
Median % change year-on-year +6.45% -8.82% -
75th Percentile £567 £488 £500
90th Percentile £676 £520 £532
England median daily rate £534 £500 £521
% change year-on-year +6.75% -4.08% +6.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
10th Percentile £17.28 - -
25th Percentile £18.06 - £23.25
Median hourly rate £24.69 £16.00 £23.50
Median % change year-on-year +54.31% -31.91% +56.67%
75th Percentile £31.41 £32.50 £23.75
90th Percentile £35.06 £42.40 -
England median hourly rate £35.50 £36.00 £27.59
% change year-on-year -1.39% +30.49% +0.32%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 673 467 541
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 49.34% 50.93% 47.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 485 300 319
10th Percentile £200 £105 £134
25th Percentile £325 £264 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £378 £400
Median % change year-on-year +16.56% -5.63% +3.36%
75th Percentile £522 £488 £488
90th Percentile £606 £626 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 34 34
10th Percentile £9.62 £9.52 £11.00
25th Percentile £13.50 £10.40 £11.53
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £12.24
Median % change year-on-year +64.29% +14.43% -9.37%
75th Percentile £35.00 £22.21 £23.31
90th Percentile - £47.42 £48.57
England median hourly rate £21.50 £22.32 £19.70
% change year-on-year -3.67% +13.30% +5.07%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the East Midlands

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Manufacturing in the East Midlands

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in the East Midlands

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in the East Midlands

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Manufacturing in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Manufacturing in the East Midlands

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Derbyshire -8 17 £400 +119.48% 23
Northamptonshire -5 12 £569 +97.83% 16
Leicestershire -16 5 £325 -31.58% 44
Lincolnshire -4 3 £360 +94.59% 25
Nottinghamshire - 2 £450 - 17
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
3 9 (23.08%) SAP
3 9 (23.08%) ITIL
4 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
5 7 (17.95%) Unix
5 7 (17.95%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (17.95%) Social Skills
6 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (15.38%) ERP
6 6 (15.38%) Oracle
7 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
7 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
7 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
7 5 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (12.82%) Requirements Gathering
8 4 (10.26%) Public Sector
8 4 (10.26%) Project Delivery
8 4 (10.26%) Azure
8 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
8 4 (10.26%) Discrete Manufacturing
8 4 (10.26%) Analytical Thinking
8 4 (10.26%) Agile
8 4 (10.26%) Finance
8 4 (10.26%) SAP MM
8 4 (10.26%) SAP PP
8 4 (10.26%) SQL

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (12.82%) WebLogic
2 3 (7.69%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SAP MM
1 4 (10.26%) SAP PP
2 1 (2.56%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.56%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (10.26%) Azure
3 3 (7.69%) OneDrive
4 2 (5.13%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (2.56%) Boomi
5 1 (2.56%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Firewall
1 2 (5.13%) LAN
1 2 (5.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (2.56%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) Fast Ethernet
2 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.56%) VLAN
2 1 (2.56%) VoIP
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) DB2
3 1 (2.56%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (17.95%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (17.95%) Social Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Public Sector
3 3 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 2 (5.13%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (5.13%) Retail
4 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.56%) Automotive
5 1 (2.56%) Electronics
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Police
5 1 (2.56%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (12.82%) Applications Engineer
1 5 (12.82%) Development Engineer
2 4 (10.26%) Analyst
2 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.69%) IT Manager
3 3 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Administrator
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Support
4 2 (5.13%) Applications Support Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Architect
4 2 (5.13%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (5.13%) Network Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Senior Support Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (5.13%) Support Consultant
4 2 (5.13%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (5.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.56%) 802.1X
3 1 (2.56%) JSON
3 1 (2.56%) Web Services
3 1 (2.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (5.13%) FMCG
2 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) CMDB
3 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 7 (17.95%) Unix
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
4 2 (5.13%) Android
4 2 (5.13%) Linux
4 2 (5.13%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) ERP
3 5 (12.82%) Problem-Solving
3 5 (12.82%) Requirements Gathering
4 4 (10.26%) Agile
4 4 (10.26%) Analytical Thinking
4 4 (10.26%) Discrete Manufacturing
4 4 (10.26%) Project Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (7.69%) Project Management
6 2 (5.13%) Acceptance Criteria
6 2 (5.13%) Coaching
6 2 (5.13%) Commercial Awareness
6 2 (5.13%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.13%) Lean Manufacturing
6 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
6 2 (5.13%) Server Management
6 2 (5.13%) Test Planning
6 2 (5.13%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.51%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.82%) Shell Script
3 4 (10.26%) SQL
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) VB
5 1 (2.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) BPSS Clearance
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (2.56%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (25.64%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) SAP
3 6 (15.38%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) Cisco
4 3 (7.69%) VMware
5 2 (5.13%) McAfee
5 2 (5.13%) Meraki
5 2 (5.13%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.56%) Altiris
6 1 (2.56%) Apple
6 1 (2.56%) Dell
6 1 (2.56%) Infor
6 1 (2.56%) Minitab
6 1 (2.56%) Samsung
6 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Talend