Period
to 2 December 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 2 December 2021 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 of England
6 months to
2 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 80 66 83
Rank change year-on-year -14 +17 -22
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 64 29 94
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.49% 2.17% 2.48%
As % of the General category 4.66% 4.62% 5.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 20 53
10th Percentile £250 £218 £146
25th Percentile £415 £363 £294
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £434 £525
Median % change year-on-year +3.75% -17.38% -
75th Percentile £509 £530 £588
90th Percentile £575 £594 £620
England median daily rate £525 £525 £500
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 5 16
10th Percentile £35.00 £33.30 £15.25
25th Percentile £36.00 £39.00 £15.88
Median hourly rate £39.50 £40.00 £17.25
Median % change year-on-year -1.25% +131.88% +32.69%
75th Percentile £43.96 £45.50 £32.31
90th Percentile £56.00 £47.45 £49.00
England median hourly rate £37.50 £39.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year -5.06% +38.60% -14.00%

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 of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,374 628 1,866
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 53.48% 46.97% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 344 1,097
10th Percentile £139 £186 £193
25th Percentile £288 £290 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -2.30%
75th Percentile £547 £500 £525
90th Percentile £631 £550 £600
England median daily rate £525 £485 £475
% change year-on-year +8.25% +2.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 297 91 152
10th Percentile £12.25 £13.00 £10.58
25th Percentile £12.50 £14.25 £13.00
Median hourly rate £13.50 £31.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year -56.45% +87.88% -3.65%
75th Percentile £21.00 £47.50 £34.69
90th Percentile £48.85 £50.00 £48.98
England median hourly rate £19.20 £22.50 £18.70
% change year-on-year -14.67% +20.32% +1.08%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Daily rate trend for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Manufacturing in the East of England over the 6 months to 2 December 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 2 December 2021. 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
Hertfordshire -3 35 £500 +4.99% 42
Cambridgeshire -24 10 £488 +8.33% 39
Bedfordshire -13 8 £450 -30.77% 12
Essex -17 4 £469 +54.58% 21
Norfolk - 3 £265 - 11
Suffolk -11 2 - - 12
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 2 December 2021, 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 of England region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 22 (34.38%) Finance
1 22 (34.38%) Social Skills
2 18 (28.13%) Aerospace
3 17 (26.56%) SAP
4 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (20.31%) Automotive
6 12 (18.75%) Marketing
7 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
8 9 (14.06%) Electronics
8 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (14.06%) Programme Management
8 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
8 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
9 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (12.50%) Public Sector
9 8 (12.50%) Retail
9 8 (12.50%) CAD
10 7 (10.94%) Project Management
10 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
10 7 (10.94%) PDM
10 7 (10.94%) Power Platform
10 7 (10.94%) Power BI
11 6 (9.38%) Azure
11 6 (9.38%) Microservices
11 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (9.38%) Service Management
11 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
12 5 (7.81%) ERP
12 5 (7.81%) ITIL
12 5 (7.81%) Java

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (7.81%) CATIA
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (6.25%) Mathcad
3 4 (6.25%) NASTRAN
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (3.13%) Windchill
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.56%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.56%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.56%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.56%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Power Platform
2 6 (9.38%) Azure
3 4 (6.25%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (3.13%) GitHub
4 2 (3.13%) Snowflake
5 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Firewall
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Power BI
2 4 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.13%) BigQuery
3 2 (3.13%) Tableau
4 1 (1.56%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.56%) QlikView
4 1 (1.56%) Spotfire
4 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (7.81%) Git (software)
1 5 (7.81%) Jenkins
1 5 (7.81%) JIRA
2 4 (6.25%) Maven
2 4 (6.25%) MorphX
3 1 (1.56%) Pylint
General
1 22 (34.38%) Finance
1 22 (34.38%) Social Skills
2 18 (28.13%) Aerospace
3 13 (20.31%) Automotive
4 12 (18.75%) Marketing
5 10 (15.63%) Telecoms
6 9 (14.06%) Electronics
7 8 (12.50%) Public Sector
7 8 (12.50%) Retail
8 5 (7.81%) Military
9 4 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (6.25%) Documentation Skills
9 4 (6.25%) General Ledger
10 3 (4.69%) French Language
10 3 (4.69%) German Language
10 3 (4.69%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (1.56%) Legal
12 1 (1.56%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 10 (15.63%) Project Manager
2 8 (12.50%) Consultant
3 6 (9.38%) Developer
4 5 (7.81%) CAD Engineer
4 5 (7.81%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Process Engineer
5 4 (6.25%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Stress Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Data Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.69%) Project Controller
6 3 (4.69%) Security Engineer
6 3 (4.69%) Senior Project Controller
6 3 (4.69%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Design Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Product Analyst
7 2 (3.13%) SAP Consultant
7 2 (3.13%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) Spring
2 4 (6.25%) Spring Boot
3 1 (1.56%) ADO
3 1 (1.56%) NumPy
3 1 (1.56%) PyTorch
3 1 (1.56%) React
3 1 (1.56%) SciPy
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.25%) NHS
2 3 (4.69%) Data Structures
2 3 (4.69%) Management Information System
2 3 (4.69%) SCADA
2 3 (4.69%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (3.13%) Legacy Systems
4 1 (1.56%) Algorithms
4 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.56%) LIMS
4 1 (1.56%) PACS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (23.44%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (14.06%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (14.06%) Programme Management
3 8 (12.50%) CAD
3 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (10.94%) PDM
4 7 (10.94%) Project Management
4 7 (10.94%) Risk Management
5 6 (9.38%) Microservices
5 6 (9.38%) Service Management
5 6 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (7.81%) Contract Negotiation
6 5 (7.81%) Data Extraction
6 5 (7.81%) ERP
6 5 (7.81%) ITIL
6 5 (7.81%) ITSM
6 5 (7.81%) Migration
6 5 (7.81%) Runbook
6 5 (7.81%) Service Design
7 4 (6.25%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.81%) Java
2 4 (6.25%) SQL
2 4 (6.25%) X++
3 3 (4.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
1 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
2 3 (4.69%) Degree
3 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
3 2 (3.13%) PMP
4 1 (1.56%) APMP
4 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.56%) CISA
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) GxP
2 2 (3.13%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.56%) ITGC
3 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) SAP
2 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.69%) Siemens
3 3 (4.69%) Wonderware
4 2 (3.13%) Mentor Graphics
5 1 (1.56%) Adobe
5 1 (1.56%) Alteryx
5 1 (1.56%) CA Agile Central
5 1 (1.56%) Cisco
5 1 (1.56%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.56%) Splunk