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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 3 July 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 of England
6 months to
3 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 68 65
Rank change year-on-year -19 -3 -7
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 56 53 59
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 2.23% 2.63% 2.90%
As % of the General category 3.80% 5.41% 6.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 40
10th Percentile £323 £350 £398
25th Percentile £400 £401 £423
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £495 £496
Median % change year-on-year +1.01% -0.25% -5.48%
75th Percentile £649 £538 £550
90th Percentile £710 £644 £570
England median daily rate £544 £514 £525
% change year-on-year +5.79% -2.14% +10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 15 4
10th Percentile - £13.50 -
25th Percentile £24.00 £15.23 £15.25
Median hourly rate £36.16 £22.50 £15.88
Median % change year-on-year +60.71% +41.73% -18.59%
75th Percentile £45.20 £50.00 £23.09
90th Percentile £55.20 £53.90 £34.74
England median hourly rate £39.50 £34.54 £24.83
% change year-on-year +14.36% +39.13% -14.40%

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 1,472 979 953
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 58.69% 48.61% 46.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 776 466 545
10th Percentile £189 £153 £200
25th Percentile £350 £272 £325
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £475 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year +11.76% - -5.56%
75th Percentile £582 £537 £519
90th Percentile £675 £606 £588
England median daily rate £550 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 342 205 84
10th Percentile £12.50 £12.25 £12.65
25th Percentile £13.41 £12.50 £14.25
Median hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £16.50
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% -9.09% +3.13%
75th Percentile £39.89 £23.75 £32.33
90th Percentile £56.00 £48.15 £57.50
England median hourly rate £23.70 £20.93 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.21% +4.65% -

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 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 2022.

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 3 July 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
Hertfordshire +3 32 £633 +25.56% 25
Cambridgeshire -25 9 £500 +10.50% 23
Bedfordshire -2 8 £490 - 11
Suffolk -4 5 - -
Essex -14 1 £233 -57.35% 8
Norfolk - 1 - - 5
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 13 (23.21%) Project Management
2 12 (21.43%) Degree
3 10 (17.86%) Agile
3 10 (17.86%) CRM
4 9 (16.07%) Pharmaceutical
4 9 (16.07%) Finance
4 9 (16.07%) Social Skills
5 7 (12.50%) CAD
5 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 7 (12.50%) Windchill
5 7 (12.50%) Chemistry
5 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
5 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 6 (10.71%) IoT
6 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (10.71%) Scrum
6 6 (10.71%) CATIA
6 6 (10.71%) Migration
6 6 (10.71%) PLM
6 6 (10.71%) Data Management
7 5 (8.93%) Systems Analysis
7 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
7 5 (8.93%) Legal
7 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
7 5 (8.93%) Python
7 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
7 5 (8.93%) ERP
7 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (8.93%) SAP
7 5 (8.93%) Analytics

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:

Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Windchill
2 6 (10.71%) CATIA
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (8.93%) Microsoft Office
4 3 (5.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
6 1 (1.79%) Mathcad
6 1 (1.79%) NASTRAN
6 1 (1.79%) OrCAD
6 1 (1.79%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) DELMIA
1 1 (1.79%) Maximo
1 1 (1.79%) Primavera
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.79%) SAP PS
1 1 (1.79%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Azure
1 2 (3.57%) Azure DevOps
1 2 (3.57%) Veeva
2 1 (1.79%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) Ethernet
1 1 (1.79%) G.fast
1 1 (1.79%) IPv4
1 1 (1.79%) IPv6
1 1 (1.79%) Multicast
1 1 (1.79%) PPP
1 1 (1.79%) UPnP
1 1 (1.79%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (1.79%) xDSL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.57%) GitLab
2 2 (3.57%) JIRA
3 1 (1.79%) Automake
3 1 (1.79%) CMake
3 1 (1.79%) GDB
3 1 (1.79%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.79%) Robot Framework
General
1 9 (16.07%) Finance
1 9 (16.07%) Pharmaceutical
1 9 (16.07%) Social Skills
2 5 (8.93%) Legal
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Aerospace
3 4 (7.14%) Electronics
3 4 (7.14%) Retail
4 3 (5.36%) Automotive
5 2 (3.57%) Influencing Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
6 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Avionics
6 1 (1.79%) Billing
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Presentation Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 7 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Architect
3 4 (7.14%) Digital Architect
3 4 (7.14%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 4 (7.14%) IT Support
3 4 (7.14%) Project Manager
3 4 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
3 4 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Administrator
5 2 (3.57%) Business Support Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Developer
5 2 (3.57%) IT Manager
5 2 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
5 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.79%) Yocto
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) IoT
2 4 (7.14%) FPGA
2 4 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.57%) ASIC
3 2 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (3.57%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (1.79%) ARM Cortex
4 1 (1.79%) CPLD
4 1 (1.79%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.79%) Digital Signage
4 1 (1.79%) FMCG
4 1 (1.79%) NHS
4 1 (1.79%) User Experience
4 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (5.36%) Windows
3 2 (3.57%) VMS
3 2 (3.57%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.79%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.79%) OpenWrt
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (23.21%) Project Management
2 10 (17.86%) Agile
2 10 (17.86%) CRM
3 7 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 7 (12.50%) CAD
3 7 (12.50%) Chemistry
4 6 (10.71%) Data Management
4 6 (10.71%) Migration
4 6 (10.71%) PLM
4 6 (10.71%) Problem-Solving
4 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) Analytics
5 5 (8.93%) ERP
5 5 (8.93%) Systems Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Biology
6 4 (7.14%) Decision-Making
6 4 (7.14%) Machine Learning
6 4 (7.14%) Validation
7 3 (5.36%) Data Analysis
7 3 (5.36%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Python
2 4 (7.14%) C
3 3 (5.36%) SQL
4 2 (3.57%) Bash
4 2 (3.57%) C++
4 2 (3.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.79%) C#
5 1 (1.79%) Embedded C
5 1 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (21.43%) Degree
2 7 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.79%) APMP
3 1 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.79%) DBS Check
3 1 (1.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) NEBOSH
2 3 (5.36%) QA
3 2 (3.57%) GMP
3 2 (3.57%) PMO
4 1 (1.79%) ECSS
4 1 (1.79%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Firmware
1 1 (1.79%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 5 (8.93%) Microsoft
1 5 (8.93%) SAP
2 2 (3.57%) Remedy
2 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco
3 1 (1.79%) Keysight
3 1 (1.79%) Mentor Graphics
3 1 (1.79%) Siemens
3 1 (1.79%) Snow
3 1 (1.79%) VMware
3 1 (1.79%) Xilinx