Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 9 32
Rank change year-on-year -16 +23 -1
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 124 134 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 11.56% 17.40% 5.96%
As % of the General category 45.26% 43.65% 15.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 97 37
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +10.81% +59.21%
10th Percentile £513 £506 £216
90th Percentile £600 £600 £575
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £425
% change year-on-year +2.44% +20.59% +41.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 28 9
Essex median hourly rate £28.00 £53.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -47.91% +53.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £21.95 £26.31 £15.75
90th Percentile £33.65 £63.75 £45.66
East of England median hourly rate £12.50 £45.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -72.22% +20.00% +4.17%

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 274 307 330
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 25.54% 39.87% 38.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 208 199
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +41.38% -3.33%
10th Percentile £338 £307 £225
90th Percentile £600 £600 £519
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 38 62
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £39.88 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.62% +13.12% +11.90%
10th Percentile £12.55 £19.25 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.38 £63.75 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year -56.25% +21.21% +26.92%

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 11 December 2018.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Essex over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 11 December 2018. 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
Southend-on-Sea - 9 £600 - 2
Chelmsford -2 3 £550 +2.33% 1
Basildon -6 3 £500 +8.11% 2
Harlow - 3 - - 6
Brentwood -4 1 - - 1
Manufacturing
East of England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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.

1 117 (94.35%) Marketing
2 115 (92.74%) Finance
2 115 (92.74%) SAP
3 114 (91.94%) Business Intelligence
3 114 (91.94%) Electronics
3 114 (91.94%) Telecoms
3 114 (91.94%) Programme Management
3 114 (91.94%) Digital Marketing
4 101 (81.45%) Web Services
5 83 (66.94%) SOA
5 83 (66.94%) Greenfield Project
6 82 (66.13%) TDD
7 80 (64.52%) SOAP
8 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
9 73 (58.87%) Middleware
10 66 (53.23%) Java
11 64 (51.61%) RESTful
12 53 (42.74%) XML
13 47 (37.90%) Oracle
13 47 (37.90%) Mule
13 47 (37.90%) WSO2
13 47 (37.90%) Apache Camel
14 46 (37.10%) Oracle Service Bus
14 46 (37.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 41 (33.06%) JSON
16 37 (29.84%) Amazon AWS
17 33 (26.61%) Scrum
17 33 (26.61%) Java 8
18 32 (25.81%) Maven
19 28 (22.58%) XSLT

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 47 (37.90%) Mule
2 46 (37.10%) Oracle Service Bus
2 46 (37.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (4.84%) Confluence
4 3 (2.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (2.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 3 (2.42%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.81%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 37 (29.84%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.42%) NoSQL
1 3 (2.42%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.81%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 32 (25.81%) Maven
2 16 (12.90%) SoapUI
3 14 (11.29%) Jenkins
4 10 (8.06%) Git (software)
5 6 (4.84%) JIRA
6 3 (2.42%) AccuRev
6 3 (2.42%) Ant
6 3 (2.42%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.42%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.42%) Gradle
6 3 (2.42%) JMeter
6 3 (2.42%) JUnit
6 3 (2.42%) Selenium
6 3 (2.42%) Subversion
General
1 117 (94.35%) Marketing
2 115 (92.74%) Finance
3 114 (91.94%) Electronics
3 114 (91.94%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.81%) Legal
Job Titles
1 53 (42.74%) Developer
2 40 (32.26%) Integration Developer
3 35 (28.23%) Senior Developer
4 29 (23.39%) Java Developer
5 24 (19.35%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (16.13%) SOA Developer
7 18 (14.52%) Agile Developer
7 18 (14.52%) Senior DevOps
7 18 (14.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 16 (12.90%) Tester
9 15 (12.10%) Senior Java Developer
10 14 (11.29%) Senior Agile Developer
11 13 (10.48%) Automation Tester
12 12 (9.68%) Lead Developer
13 11 (8.87%) Lead Java Developer
14 8 (6.45%) Business Analyst
14 8 (6.45%) Technical Business Analyst
15 6 (4.84%) Author
15 6 (4.84%) Technical Author
15 6 (4.84%) Technical Writer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 101 (81.45%) Web Services
2 80 (64.52%) SOAP
3 73 (58.87%) Middleware
4 64 (51.61%) RESTful
5 53 (42.74%) XML
6 47 (37.90%) Apache Camel
7 41 (33.06%) JSON
8 28 (22.58%) Swagger
8 28 (22.58%) WireMock
8 28 (22.58%) XSLT
9 20 (16.13%) REST
10 9 (7.26%) WSDL
11 5 (4.03%) CSS
11 5 (4.03%) HTML
11 5 (4.03%) jQuery
12 4 (3.23%) Ajax
12 4 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.42%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.42%) JAX-RS
13 3 (2.42%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 83 (66.94%) Greenfield Project
2 6 (4.84%) Public Cloud
3 3 (2.42%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.42%) Clustering
3 3 (2.42%) Life Science
3 3 (2.42%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (13.71%) Linux
2 13 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (4.03%) Windows
4 3 (2.42%) Solaris
4 3 (2.42%) Unix
5 1 (0.81%) Android
5 1 (0.81%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.81%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (91.94%) Business Intelligence
1 114 (91.94%) Digital Marketing
1 114 (91.94%) Programme Management
2 83 (66.94%) SOA
3 82 (66.13%) TDD
4 77 (62.10%) Agile Software Development
5 33 (26.61%) Scrum
6 28 (22.58%) DevOps
7 23 (18.55%) Configuration Management
8 14 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (10.48%) API Testing
9 13 (10.48%) Continuous Delivery
9 13 (10.48%) Open Source
9 13 (10.48%) Test Automation
10 12 (9.68%) Technical Leadership
11 11 (8.87%) Deployment Automation
12 9 (7.26%) Functional Testing
13 8 (6.45%) Business Analysis
14 7 (5.65%) Microservices
14 7 (5.65%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 66 (53.23%) Java
2 33 (26.61%) Java 8
3 28 (22.58%) XPath
4 13 (10.48%) Groovy
5 7 (5.65%) Java 9
6 5 (4.03%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.42%) SQL
8 1 (0.81%) C#
8 1 (0.81%) PHP
8 1 (0.81%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.81%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.81%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (19.35%) Ansible
2 19 (15.32%) Terraform
3 5 (4.03%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (4.03%) Puppet
Vendors
1 115 (92.74%) SAP
2 47 (37.90%) Oracle
2 47 (37.90%) WSO2
3 8 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 7 (5.65%) Talend
5 3 (2.42%) Adobe
5 3 (2.42%) IBM
6 1 (0.81%) Sitecore