Period
to 21 August 2019

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 21 August 2019 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
21 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 69 47 46
Rank change year-on-year -22 -1 +39
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 131 230 214
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 3.07% 4.60% 4.56%
As % of the General category 9.19% 12.74% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 159 141
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.44% +30.57%
10th Percentile £162 £375 £263
90th Percentile £614 £600 £619
England median daily rate £477 £475 £451
% change year-on-year +0.32% +5.44% +11.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 24 33
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £22.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.11% -43.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £12.11 £12.25 £26.09
90th Percentile £42.50 £40.00 £63.75
England median hourly rate £25.50 £35.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year -27.14% -4.76% +13.08%

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 1,425 1,806 1,758
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.36% 36.15% 37.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 819 1,021 1,123
East of England median daily rate £450 £450 £434
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.81% +5.09%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £606 £598 £595
England median daily rate £500 £475 £458
% change year-on-year +5.26% +3.83% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 105 105
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.71 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.19% -43.78% +8.62%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £13.80
90th Percentile £48.75 £45.15 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.00 £22.93 £22.00
% change year-on-year +0.31% +4.23% +4.76%

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 21 August 2019.

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 21 August 2019.

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 21 August 2019. 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 -12 56 £525 - 26
Cambridgeshire +6 40 £425 -10.53% 69
Hertfordshire -20 27 £525 +16.67% 62
Norfolk -6 5 £375 +3.45% 10
Bedfordshire +14 2 - - 20
Suffolk 0 1 - - 4
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2019, 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 80 (61.07%) SAP
2 75 (57.25%) Finance
3 65 (49.62%) Telecoms
3 65 (49.62%) Business Intelligence
4 63 (48.09%) Public Sector
5 62 (47.33%) Marketing
6 61 (46.56%) Programme Management
6 61 (46.56%) Digital Marketing
6 61 (46.56%) Electronics
7 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
8 51 (38.93%) Oracle
9 50 (38.17%) TDD
10 49 (37.40%) RESTful
10 49 (37.40%) SOAP
10 49 (37.40%) Web Services
10 49 (37.40%) SOA
11 46 (35.11%) Java
11 46 (35.11%) Middleware
12 45 (34.35%) Oracle Service Bus
12 45 (34.35%) Mule
12 45 (34.35%) Greenfield Project
12 45 (34.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 45 (34.35%) WSO2
12 45 (34.35%) Apache Camel
13 36 (27.48%) Java 8
14 29 (22.14%) Talend
15 17 (12.98%) Windows
15 17 (12.98%) ERP
16 16 (12.21%) XML
17 12 (9.16%) Pharmaceutical

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 45 (34.35%) Mule
1 45 (34.35%) Oracle Service Bus
1 45 (34.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (3.05%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.76%) Apache
4 1 (0.76%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.76%) nginx
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.53%) PTC Creo
3 1 (0.76%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.76%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (0.76%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 3 (2.29%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.53%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.53%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.53%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.53%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.76%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.76%) Oracle Manufacturing
3 1 (0.76%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.76%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.29%) Office 365
1 3 (2.29%) SaaS
1 3 (2.29%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (1.53%) Azure
2 2 (1.53%) Force.com
3 1 (0.76%) AWS
3 1 (0.76%) BrowserStack
3 1 (0.76%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.76%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.05%) LAN
2 2 (1.53%) Internet
2 2 (1.53%) PBX
2 2 (1.53%) Skype
2 2 (1.53%) Unified Communications
2 2 (1.53%) VPN
3 1 (0.76%) Ethernet
3 1 (0.76%) Firewall
3 1 (0.76%) Profibus
3 1 (0.76%) SMTP
3 1 (0.76%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.53%) Big Data
1 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.53%) PowerCenter
1 2 (1.53%) Relational Database
1 2 (1.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.76%) BigQuery
2 1 (0.76%) MySQL
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.40%) Maven
2 1 (0.76%) ER Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) JIRA
2 1 (0.76%) Selenium
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 75 (57.25%) Finance
2 65 (49.62%) Telecoms
3 63 (48.09%) Public Sector
4 62 (47.33%) Marketing
5 61 (46.56%) Electronics
6 12 (9.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (3.82%) Retail
8 2 (1.53%) Law
9 1 (0.76%) Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Legal
Job Titles
1 52 (39.69%) Developer
2 45 (34.35%) Java Developer
3 43 (32.82%) Senior Developer
3 43 (32.82%) Senior Java Developer
4 12 (9.16%) Architect
5 9 (6.87%) Consultant
5 9 (6.87%) Project Manager
6 7 (5.34%) Analyst
6 7 (5.34%) Integration Developer
6 7 (5.34%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (4.58%) Support Engineer
8 5 (3.82%) Business Analyst
8 5 (3.82%) Desktop Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Desktop Support
9 4 (3.05%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (3.05%) Product Business Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) SQL Developer
9 4 (3.05%) Technical Business Analyst
9 4 (3.05%) Technical Leader
9 4 (3.05%) Technical Product Owner
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (37.40%) RESTful
1 49 (37.40%) SOAP
1 49 (37.40%) Web Services
2 46 (35.11%) Middleware
3 45 (34.35%) Apache Camel
4 16 (12.21%) XML
5 11 (8.40%) JSON
5 11 (8.40%) Swagger
5 11 (8.40%) WireMock
5 11 (8.40%) XSLT
6 8 (6.11%) Lambda Expressions
7 4 (3.05%) REST
8 3 (2.29%) jQuery
8 3 (2.29%) Spring
8 3 (2.29%) Spring Integration
9 2 (1.53%) CSS
9 2 (1.53%) HTML
10 1 (0.76%) AngularJS
10 1 (0.76%) BAPI
10 1 (0.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (34.35%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.58%) NHS
3 3 (2.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.53%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.53%) PMI
5 1 (0.76%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.76%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.76%) Life Science
5 1 (0.76%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.98%) Windows
2 9 (6.87%) Windows 10
3 8 (6.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.29%) Linux
5 2 (1.53%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (49.62%) Business Intelligence
2 61 (46.56%) Digital Marketing
2 61 (46.56%) Programme Management
3 54 (41.22%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (38.17%) TDD
5 49 (37.40%) SOA
6 17 (12.98%) ERP
7 11 (8.40%) Migration
8 10 (7.63%) Project Management
9 9 (6.87%) ITIL
10 8 (6.11%) Business Analysis
11 7 (5.34%) Project Delivery
11 7 (5.34%) Scrum
12 6 (4.58%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.82%) Data Migration
13 5 (3.82%) DevOps
13 5 (3.82%) Logistics
13 5 (3.82%) Technical Leadership
13 5 (3.82%) Test Automation
14 4 (3.05%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 46 (35.11%) Java
2 36 (27.48%) Java 8
3 11 (8.40%) XPath
4 6 (4.58%) SQL
5 3 (2.29%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.53%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.53%) Python
6 2 (1.53%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.76%) C
7 1 (0.76%) C#
7 1 (0.76%) Embedded C
7 1 (0.76%) PHP
7 1 (0.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (5.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (3.82%) Degree
3 4 (3.05%) MCP
3 4 (3.05%) MCSA
3 4 (3.05%) PMI Certification
3 4 (3.05%) PMP
4 3 (2.29%) CCNA
4 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.29%) MCSE
4 3 (2.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.53%) HND
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.53%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.76%) ACCA
6 1 (0.76%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) GCFE
6 1 (0.76%) HNC
6 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.76%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.76%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.29%) Data Quality
1 3 (2.29%) Good Clinical Practice
1 3 (2.29%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) GMP
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (0.76%) PMO
2 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.29%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.29%) Firmware
2 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.76%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.76%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) MOM
2 2 (1.53%) OpenView
3 1 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.76%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
3 1 (0.76%) CSIRT
3 1 (0.76%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.76%) Terraform
3 1 (0.76%) vRealize
Vendors
1 80 (61.07%) SAP
2 51 (38.93%) Oracle
3 45 (34.35%) WSO2
4 29 (22.14%) Talend
5 9 (6.87%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.05%) IBM
6 4 (3.05%) VMware
7 3 (2.29%) Cisco
7 3 (2.29%) Informatica
7 3 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.29%) Workday
8 2 (1.53%) Ariba
8 2 (1.53%) BMC
8 2 (1.53%) Concur
8 2 (1.53%) HP
8 2 (1.53%) IFS
8 2 (1.53%) Remedy
8 2 (1.53%) ShoreTel
9 1 (0.76%) CheckPoint
9 1 (0.76%) Hyperion