Period
to 21 November 2017

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 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 47 33
Rank change year-on-year +36 -14 +40
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 141 37 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 17.63% 4.23% 5.63%
As % of the General category 44.76% 11.14% 12.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 30 23
Essex median daily rate £525 £463 £291
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.51% +58.93% +21.25%
10th Percentile £471 £180 £210
90th Percentile £600 £553 £440
East of England median daily rate £513 £350 £304
% change year-on-year +46.43% +15.02% -28.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 4 17
Essex median hourly rate £62.50 £41.50 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.60% +13.70% +58.70%
10th Percentile £26.26 £23.03 £28.10
90th Percentile £63.75 £44.40 £44.70
East of England median hourly rate £47.33 £41.25 £36.50
% change year-on-year +14.73% +13.01% +58.70%

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 315 332 539
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.38% 37.94% 44.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 190 276
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £307 £225 £231
90th Percentile £601 £525 £509
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.18% +0.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 70 83
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +7.94% +5.00%
10th Percentile £18.25 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.08 £44.10
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% +26.92% -13.33%

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 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 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
Basildon +16 16 £438 +28.68% 1
Brentwood -2 14 £450 +59.57%
Chelmsford +10 3 £538 +465.79%
Witham - 2 £519 - 1
Manufacturing
East of England

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

1 126 (89.36%) TDD
2 124 (87.94%) Agile Software Development
3 118 (83.69%) Finance
3 118 (83.69%) Marketing
4 117 (82.98%) Digital Marketing
5 116 (82.27%) Electronics
5 116 (82.27%) Telecoms
5 116 (82.27%) Programme Management
5 116 (82.27%) SAP
5 116 (82.27%) Business Intelligence
6 111 (78.72%) SOA
7 106 (75.18%) Middleware
8 92 (65.25%) XML
9 88 (62.41%) JSON
10 81 (57.45%) Greenfield Project
11 75 (53.19%) Oracle
12 74 (52.48%) Maven
13 72 (51.06%) WSO2
13 72 (51.06%) Apache Camel
13 72 (51.06%) Mule
13 72 (51.06%) Oracle Service Bus
13 72 (51.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 71 (50.35%) WireMock
14 71 (50.35%) Swagger
14 71 (50.35%) XPath
14 71 (50.35%) XSLT
15 41 (29.08%) Scrum
16 39 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
17 37 (26.24%) Jenkins
17 37 (26.24%) Java

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 72 (51.06%) Mule
1 72 (51.06%) Oracle Service Bus
1 72 (51.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.42%) CMS
3 2 (1.42%) IIS
3 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 6 (4.26%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.42%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.71%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.67%) GitHub
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (1.42%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.71%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.71%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.42%) Internet
2 1 (0.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.84%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 74 (52.48%) Maven
2 37 (26.24%) Jenkins
3 8 (5.67%) JUnit
4 7 (4.96%) Gradle
4 7 (4.96%) SoapUI
5 5 (3.55%) Android Studio
5 5 (3.55%) Calabash
6 3 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.13%) Visual Studio
7 2 (1.42%) AccuRev
7 2 (1.42%) Eclipse
7 2 (1.42%) Git (software)
7 2 (1.42%) Xcode
8 1 (0.71%) Ant
8 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.71%) Grunt
8 1 (0.71%) Selenium
8 1 (0.71%) Subversion
8 1 (0.71%) XMLSpy
General
1 118 (83.69%) Finance
1 118 (83.69%) Marketing
2 116 (82.27%) Electronics
2 116 (82.27%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.13%) Back Office
3 3 (2.13%) Local Government
4 1 (0.71%) Automotive
4 1 (0.71%) Legal
4 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 90 (63.83%) Developer
2 64 (45.39%) Agile Developer
2 64 (45.39%) Integration Developer
3 55 (39.01%) SOA Developer
4 44 (31.21%) Senior Developer
5 27 (19.15%) DevOps Engineer
5 27 (19.15%) Senior Agile Developer
6 26 (18.44%) Lead Developer
7 20 (14.18%) Middleware Engineer
8 16 (11.35%) Integration Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Analyst
9 9 (6.38%) Business Analyst
10 6 (4.26%) Agile Java Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Agile Tester
10 6 (4.26%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.26%) Senior Agile Tester
10 6 (4.26%) Senior Tester
10 6 (4.26%) SOA Tester
10 6 (4.26%) Tester
11 5 (3.55%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 106 (75.18%) Middleware
2 92 (65.25%) XML
3 88 (62.41%) JSON
4 72 (51.06%) Apache Camel
5 71 (50.35%) Swagger
5 71 (50.35%) WireMock
5 71 (50.35%) XSLT
6 36 (25.53%) SOAP
7 34 (24.11%) RESTful
8 32 (22.70%) Web Services
9 13 (9.22%) HTML
10 11 (7.80%) WSDL
11 10 (7.09%) XSD
12 7 (4.96%) AngularJS
12 7 (4.96%) Core Animation
12 7 (4.96%) Core Data
13 6 (4.26%) REST
14 5 (3.55%) .NET
14 5 (3.55%) Android SDK
14 5 (3.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 81 (57.45%) Greenfield Project
2 7 (4.96%) Animation
3 2 (1.42%) iPhone
3 2 (1.42%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.71%) Clustering
4 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.71%) Replication
4 1 (0.71%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.55%) Android
1 5 (3.55%) Unix
2 4 (2.84%) Linux
3 3 (2.13%) OpenVMS
3 3 (2.13%) VMS
3 3 (2.13%) Windows
4 2 (1.42%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.42%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.71%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (89.36%) TDD
2 124 (87.94%) Agile Software Development
3 117 (82.98%) Digital Marketing
4 116 (82.27%) Business Intelligence
4 116 (82.27%) Programme Management
5 111 (78.72%) SOA
6 41 (29.08%) Scrum
7 39 (27.66%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (21.28%) DevOps
9 27 (19.15%) Configuration Management
10 9 (6.38%) Pair Programming
11 8 (5.67%) MVC
12 7 (4.96%) OOA/OOD
12 7 (4.96%) OOD
12 7 (4.96%) Push Notifications
13 6 (4.26%) API Testing
13 6 (4.26%) Business Analysis
14 5 (3.55%) Android Development
14 5 (3.55%) API Design
15 4 (2.84%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 71 (50.35%) XPath
2 37 (26.24%) Java
3 14 (9.93%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.09%) SQL
5 6 (4.26%) Groovy
6 5 (3.55%) C++
7 3 (2.13%) T-SQL
7 3 (2.13%) X++
8 2 (1.42%) Apple Swift
8 2 (1.42%) Objective-C
9 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (0.71%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (0.71%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.42%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (19.15%) Opscode Chef
1 27 (19.15%) Puppet
2 4 (2.84%) Ansible
Vendors
1 116 (82.27%) SAP
2 75 (53.19%) Oracle
3 72 (51.06%) WSO2
4 3 (2.13%) Adobe
5 2 (1.42%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.71%) Google
6 1 (0.71%) IBM
6 1 (0.71%) Omniture
6 1 (0.71%) Siemens