Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 85 74
Rank change year-on-year +36 -11 +32
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 230 109 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 4.50% 2.27% 2.69%
As % of the General category 12.91% 7.30% 8.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 61 62
East of England median daily rate £513 £350 £304
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% +15.02% -28.40%
10th Percentile £316 £180 £206
90th Percentile £600 £575 £498
England median daily rate £460 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +11.52% +3.13% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 10 32
East of England median hourly rate £47.33 £41.25 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.73% +13.01% +58.70%
10th Percentile £26.70 £11.38 £28.43
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.25 £46.99
England median hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +5.71% - +22.81%

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 1781 1493 1892
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.85% 31.14% 31.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1035 877 962
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £206 £218
90th Percentile £597 £550 £570
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 119 199
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%
10th Percentile £14.25 £13.95 £12.50
90th Percentile £50.92 £43.75 £43.90
England median hourly rate £25.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.00% - +13.64%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage 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

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in the East of England

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor 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 20 November 2017. 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
Essex +35 141 £525 +10.53% 6
Cambridgeshire +1 49 £384 -26.90% 28
Hertfordshire -19 19 £550 +144.44% 11
Suffolk +25 11 - - 6
Bedfordshire -9 9 £406 -4.41% 3
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 141 (61.30%) Finance
2 138 (60.00%) SAP
3 132 (57.39%) Marketing
4 130 (56.52%) Telecoms
5 128 (55.65%) Programme Management
5 128 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
6 126 (54.78%) TDD
6 126 (54.78%) Digital Marketing
7 125 (54.35%) Electronics
7 125 (54.35%) Business Intelligence
8 111 (48.26%) SOA
9 106 (46.09%) Middleware
10 93 (40.43%) XML
11 88 (38.26%) JSON
12 84 (36.52%) Greenfield Project
13 82 (35.65%) Oracle
14 74 (32.17%) Maven
15 72 (31.30%) Mule
15 72 (31.30%) Oracle Service Bus
15 72 (31.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 72 (31.30%) WSO2
15 72 (31.30%) Apache Camel
16 71 (30.87%) WireMock
16 71 (30.87%) Swagger
16 71 (30.87%) XPath
16 71 (30.87%) XSLT
17 41 (17.83%) Scrum
18 39 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
19 38 (16.52%) Java
20 37 (16.09%) Web Services

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 72 (31.30%) Mule
1 72 (31.30%) Oracle Service Bus
1 72 (31.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (1.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.87%) CMS
3 2 (0.87%) IIS
3 2 (0.87%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.87%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.43%) Apache
4 1 (0.43%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.43%) Commerce Server
4 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 7 (3.04%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (3.91%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.30%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.30%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.87%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.87%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.43%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.43%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (0.43%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.48%) GitHub
2 7 (3.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.74%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.30%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.43%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.87%) Internet
2 1 (0.43%) Firewall
2 1 (0.43%) HTTP
2 1 (0.43%) LAN
2 1 (0.43%) SAN
2 1 (0.43%) SSL
2 1 (0.43%) VLAN
2 1 (0.43%) WAN
2 1 (0.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.74%) DB2
2 4 (1.74%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.30%) DTS
4 1 (0.43%) Big Data
4 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.43%) MS Access
4 1 (0.43%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 74 (32.17%) Maven
2 37 (16.09%) Jenkins
3 8 (3.48%) JUnit
4 7 (3.04%) Gradle
4 7 (3.04%) SoapUI
5 5 (2.17%) Android Studio
5 5 (2.17%) Calabash
6 4 (1.74%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.87%) AccuRev
8 2 (0.87%) Eclipse
8 2 (0.87%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.87%) Rational DOORS
8 2 (0.87%) Rational Rhapsody
8 2 (0.87%) VectorCAST
8 2 (0.87%) Xcode
9 1 (0.43%) Ant
9 1 (0.43%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.43%) Subversion
9 1 (0.43%) XMLSpy
General
1 141 (61.30%) Finance
2 132 (57.39%) Marketing
3 130 (56.52%) Telecoms
4 125 (54.35%) Electronics
5 7 (3.04%) Retail
6 4 (1.74%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.30%) Back Office
7 3 (1.30%) Local Government
7 3 (1.30%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.87%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.43%) Automotive
9 1 (0.43%) Legal
9 1 (0.43%) Military
Job Titles
1 91 (39.57%) Developer
2 64 (27.83%) Agile Developer
2 64 (27.83%) Integration Developer
3 55 (23.91%) SOA Developer
4 44 (19.13%) Senior Developer
5 31 (13.48%) Analyst
6 29 (12.61%) Business Analyst
7 27 (11.74%) DevOps Engineer
7 27 (11.74%) Senior Agile Developer
8 26 (11.30%) Lead Developer
9 20 (8.70%) Middleware Engineer
10 16 (6.96%) Integration Engineer
11 13 (5.65%) Project Manager
12 10 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (4.35%) Technical Business Analyst
13 8 (3.48%) Consultant
14 7 (3.04%) ERP Analyst
15 6 (2.61%) Agile Tester
15 6 (2.61%) ERP Business Analyst
15 6 (2.61%) SOA Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (46.09%) Middleware
2 93 (40.43%) XML
3 88 (38.26%) JSON
4 72 (31.30%) Apache Camel
5 71 (30.87%) Swagger
5 71 (30.87%) WireMock
5 71 (30.87%) XSLT
6 37 (16.09%) Web Services
7 36 (15.65%) SOAP
8 34 (14.78%) RESTful
9 13 (5.65%) HTML
10 11 (4.78%) WSDL
11 10 (4.35%) XSD
12 7 (3.04%) AngularJS
12 7 (3.04%) Core Animation
12 7 (3.04%) Core Data
12 7 (3.04%) REST
13 6 (2.61%) .NET
14 5 (2.17%) Android SDK
14 5 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 84 (36.52%) Greenfield Project
2 22 (9.57%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.04%) Animation
4 6 (2.61%) NHS
5 5 (2.17%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.30%) iSeries
6 3 (1.30%) PMI
7 2 (0.87%) FMCG
7 2 (0.87%) iPhone
7 2 (0.87%) Life Science
7 2 (0.87%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.87%) Social Media
8 1 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Optoelectronics
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmacovigilance
8 1 (0.43%) Photography
8 1 (0.43%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.43%) Robotics
8 1 (0.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.17%) Android
1 5 (2.17%) Unix
1 5 (2.17%) Windows
2 4 (1.74%) Linux
3 3 (1.30%) OpenVMS
3 3 (1.30%) VMS
3 3 (1.30%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.87%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.87%) VxWorks
5 1 (0.43%) Solaris
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (55.65%) Agile Software Development
1 128 (55.65%) Programme Management
2 126 (54.78%) Digital Marketing
2 126 (54.78%) TDD
3 125 (54.35%) Business Intelligence
4 111 (48.26%) SOA
5 41 (17.83%) Scrum
6 39 (16.96%) Continuous Integration
7 30 (13.04%) DevOps
8 27 (11.74%) Configuration Management
9 16 (6.96%) ERP
10 15 (6.52%) Migration
10 15 (6.52%) Project Management
11 14 (6.09%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.78%) Change Control
13 10 (4.35%) PRINCE2
14 9 (3.91%) Pair Programming
14 9 (3.91%) Service Delivery
14 9 (3.91%) Stakeholder Management
15 8 (3.48%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 71 (30.87%) XPath
2 38 (16.52%) Java
3 18 (7.83%) SQL
4 14 (6.09%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.04%) C++
6 6 (2.61%) Groovy
6 6 (2.61%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.74%) C
8 3 (1.30%) RPG
8 3 (1.30%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.30%) X++
9 2 (0.87%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.87%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.43%) Ada
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.43%) C#
10 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 14 (6.09%) Degree
2 7 (3.04%) PMI Certification
3 6 (2.61%) MCSE
3 6 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.61%) SC Cleared
3 6 (2.61%) Security Cleared
4 5 (2.17%) CBAP
4 5 (2.17%) IIBA
4 5 (2.17%) ISEB
5 4 (1.74%) PMP
6 3 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.87%) HND
7 2 (0.87%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.43%) HNC
8 1 (0.43%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.65%) QA
2 5 (2.17%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.30%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (1.30%) GAMP
3 3 (1.30%) GMP
4 2 (0.87%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.87%) DO-178B
4 2 (0.87%) ISO 13485
4 2 (0.87%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) GCP
5 1 (0.43%) JSP 440
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 27 (11.74%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (11.74%) Puppet
2 4 (1.74%) Ansible
Vendors
1 138 (60.00%) SAP
2 82 (35.65%) Oracle
3 72 (31.30%) WSO2
4 12 (5.22%) Microsoft
5 7 (3.04%) VMware
6 4 (1.74%) IBM
7 3 (1.30%) Adobe
7 3 (1.30%) Huawei
8 1 (0.43%) Ariba
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco
8 1 (0.43%) EMC
8 1 (0.43%) Genesys
8 1 (0.43%) Google
8 1 (0.43%) HP
8 1 (0.43%) Mentor Graphics
8 1 (0.43%) Omniture
8 1 (0.43%) Siemens