The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MFGPRO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MFGPRO over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

QAD MFG/PRO
UK / England
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 580 632 606
Rank change year-on-year +52 -26  
Contract jobs citing MFGPRO 2 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.005% 0.010% 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.056% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £350 £321 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.94% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MFGPRO is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3568 4094 4219
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.34% 7.97% 8.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 2117 2545 2419
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £598 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 39 29
Median hourly rate £33.75 £23.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.73% -23.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.90 £48.20 £60.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.89 £27.50 £29.42
% change year-on-year +41.40% -6.51%  

MFGPRO
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MFGPRO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MFGPRO in England

MFGPRO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MFGPRO in England

MFGPRO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MFGPRO in England

MFGPRO
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MFGPRO within the England region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East - 1 £350 -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
MFGPRO
UK

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MFGPRO 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 England region with a requirement for MFGPRO.

1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
1 6 (60.00%) QAD
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Progress
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (10.00%) Czech Language
4 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (10.00%) French Language
4 1 (10.00%) Infor
4 1 (10.00%) Infor LN
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) PLM
4 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter

MFGPRO
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Infor LN
1 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Czech Language
2 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) PLM
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) QAD
2 3 (30.00%) Progress
3 1 (10.00%) Infor
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SAP