Period
to 21 January 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 21 January 2020 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
6 months to
21 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 30 10
Rank change year-on-year -9 -20 +17
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 17 99 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.23% 10.03% 17.22%
As % of the General category 10.18% 27.27% 35.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 96 93
Essex median daily rate £550 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.76% +2.44% +13.89%
10th Percentile £208 £481 £463
90th Percentile £675 £600 £600
East of England median daily rate £525 £525 £513
% change year-on-year - +2.44% +25.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 21
Essex median hourly rate - £21.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -53.33% +28.57%
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £12.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +38.00% -72.22% +9.09%

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 167 363 320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 31.69% 36.78% 47.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 231 222
Essex median daily rate £400 £525 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.81% +2.44% +36.67%
10th Percentile £183 £325 £310
90th Percentile £619 £600 £624
East of England median daily rate £420 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -6.67% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 31
Essex median hourly rate £18.00 £18.36 £39.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.96% -53.81% +10.42%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.55 £20.00
90th Percentile £22.71 £49.13 £63.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.38 £18.71 £36.75
% change year-on-year -7.15% -49.08% +48.86%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Essex

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Essex

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Essex over the 6 months to 21 January 2020.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Essex

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Essex

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Essex region over the 6 months to 21 January 2020. 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
Harlow +3 3 £198 - 1
Colchester - 2 £700 - 5
Halstead - 2 £525 - 1
Manufacturing
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2020, 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 Essex region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 12 (70.59%) SAP
2 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (47.06%) Electronics
2 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
2 8 (47.06%) Marketing
2 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (47.06%) Public Sector
3 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 6 (35.29%) Scrum
3 6 (35.29%) Project Management
4 3 (17.65%) Service Management
4 3 (17.65%) Ariba
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) SOAP
4 3 (17.65%) Web Services
4 3 (17.65%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) ITIL
4 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Management
4 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (17.65%) Kanban
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) REST
4 3 (17.65%) RESTful
4 3 (17.65%) SuccessFactors
4 3 (17.65%) DevOps
4 3 (17.65%) Coaching

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (11.76%) SAP ERP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP EHS
3 1 (5.88%) SAP PM
3 1 (5.88%) SAP PP
3 1 (5.88%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Yammer
General
1 8 (47.06%) Electronics
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Public Sector
1 8 (47.06%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Environmental Health
2 1 (5.88%) French Language
2 1 (5.88%) German Language
2 1 (5.88%) Italian Language
2 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (17.65%) Business Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Product Business Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Product Owner
1 3 (17.65%) Scrum Master
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Business Analyst
1 3 (17.65%) Technical Product Owner
2 2 (11.76%) RF Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Incident Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Incident Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Change Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
3 1 (5.88%) SAP PM Trainer
3 1 (5.88%) SAP PP Trainer
3 1 (5.88%) SAP QM Trainer
3 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) REST
1 3 (17.65%) RESTful
1 3 (17.65%) SOAP
1 3 (17.65%) Web Services
1 3 (17.65%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (5.88%) e-Learning
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
2 6 (35.29%) Project Management
2 6 (35.29%) Scrum
2 6 (35.29%) TDD
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Change Management
3 3 (17.65%) Coaching
3 3 (17.65%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) ITIL
3 3 (17.65%) Kanban
3 3 (17.65%) Product Roadmap
3 3 (17.65%) Scaled Agile Framework
3 3 (17.65%) Sequence Diagram
3 3 (17.65%) Service Management
3 3 (17.65%) SOA
3 3 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) SAP
2 3 (17.65%) Ariba
2 3 (17.65%) Concur