Period
to 20 May 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 20 May 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
20 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 15 43
Rank change year-on-year +5 +28 +5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 101 102 40
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 14.83% 12.48% 4.31%
As % of the General category 46.54% 34.81% 10.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 72 18
Essex median daily rate £525 £456 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.07% +38.26% +12.44%
10th Percentile £463 £265 £200
90th Percentile £606 £618 £449
East of England median daily rate £525 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +20.69% +2.35% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 21 4
Essex median hourly rate £39.13 £35.00 £36.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.80% -3.29% +5.66%
10th Percentile £30.25 £30.00 £22.21
90th Percentile £42.50 £46.00 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £26.25 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -25.00% +16.67% -11.11%

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 217 293 374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 31.86% 35.86% 40.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 195 175
Essex median daily rate £525 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £350 £240 £226
90th Percentile £638 £575 £525
East of England median daily rate £475 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.76% - +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 33 69
Essex median hourly rate £38.26 £35.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.31% +84.21% -9.52%
10th Percentile £22.64 £16.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £61.50 £45.80 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £21.21 £31.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -31.60% +37.78% -30.77%

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 20 May 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 20 May 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 20 May 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
Basildon +4 11 £600 - 6
Brentwood 0 8 £475 +126.19% 1
Chelmsford -5 2 £488 -2.50% 4
Colchester +4 1 - - 2
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £250 - 2
Manufacturing
East of England

For the 6 months to 20 May 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 90 (89.11%) Finance
2 87 (86.14%) Programme Management
3 86 (85.15%) Electronics
3 86 (85.15%) Marketing
4 85 (84.16%) Telecoms
4 85 (84.16%) SAP
4 85 (84.16%) Business Intelligence
4 85 (84.16%) Digital Marketing
5 77 (76.24%) Greenfield Project
6 73 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
6 73 (72.28%) TDD
7 65 (64.36%) SOA
8 59 (58.42%) SOAP
9 57 (56.44%) Web Services
10 54 (53.47%) Maven
10 54 (53.47%) RESTful
11 50 (49.50%) XML
12 49 (48.51%) Java
12 49 (48.51%) Middleware
13 48 (47.52%) JSON
14 47 (46.53%) Oracle
15 44 (43.56%) WSO2
16 43 (42.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 43 (42.57%) Mule
16 43 (42.57%) Oracle Service Bus
17 41 (40.59%) Apache Camel
18 39 (38.61%) XSLT
18 39 (38.61%) XPath
19 34 (33.66%) Swagger
19 34 (33.66%) WireMock

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 43 (42.57%) Mule
1 43 (42.57%) Oracle Service Bus
1 43 (42.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (2.97%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.98%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (1.98%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.99%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (0.99%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.92%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.99%) GitHub
3 1 (0.99%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.97%) NoSQL
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) DB2
2 1 (0.99%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.99%) Oracle Database
2 1 (0.99%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.99%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 54 (53.47%) Maven
2 12 (11.88%) Jenkins
3 7 (6.93%) SoapUI
4 4 (3.96%) Git (software)
5 2 (1.98%) AccuRev
5 2 (1.98%) Gradle
5 2 (1.98%) JUnit
6 1 (0.99%) Android Studio
6 1 (0.99%) Ant
6 1 (0.99%) Calabash
6 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.99%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.99%) Selenium
6 1 (0.99%) Subversion
General
1 90 (89.11%) Finance
2 86 (85.15%) Electronics
2 86 (85.15%) Marketing
3 85 (84.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.99%) Advertising
4 1 (0.99%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (54.46%) Developer
2 44 (43.56%) Integration Developer
3 33 (32.67%) Senior Developer
4 17 (16.83%) SOA Developer
5 14 (13.86%) Agile Developer
6 12 (11.88%) Lead Developer
7 11 (10.89%) Java Developer
8 9 (8.91%) Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Business Analyst
8 9 (8.91%) Senior Agile Developer
9 8 (7.92%) Architect
9 8 (7.92%) Scrum Master
9 8 (7.92%) SOA Analyst
9 8 (7.92%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (7.92%) Technical Business Analyst
10 7 (6.93%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (5.94%) Lead Architect
11 6 (5.94%) Solutions Architect
12 5 (4.95%) Senior Tester
12 5 (4.95%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 59 (58.42%) SOAP
2 57 (56.44%) Web Services
3 54 (53.47%) RESTful
4 50 (49.50%) XML
5 49 (48.51%) Middleware
6 48 (47.52%) JSON
7 41 (40.59%) Apache Camel
8 39 (38.61%) XSLT
9 34 (33.66%) Swagger
9 34 (33.66%) WireMock
10 9 (8.91%) REST
11 8 (7.92%) JSON Schema
12 6 (5.94%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (5.94%) J2EE
13 5 (4.95%) AngularJS
13 5 (4.95%) HTML
13 5 (4.95%) WSDL
14 3 (2.97%) CSS
14 3 (2.97%) OAuth
14 3 (2.97%) OAuth2
Miscellaneous
1 77 (76.24%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (1.98%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.98%) Clustering
3 1 (0.99%) Animation
3 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
3 1 (0.99%) e-Learning
3 1 (0.99%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
3 1 (0.99%) Replication
3 1 (0.99%) Virtual Team
3 1 (0.99%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.94%) Linux
1 6 (5.94%) Windows
2 2 (1.98%) Solaris
2 2 (1.98%) Unix
2 2 (1.98%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.99%) Android
3 1 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 87 (86.14%) Programme Management
2 85 (84.16%) Business Intelligence
2 85 (84.16%) Digital Marketing
3 73 (72.28%) Agile Software Development
3 73 (72.28%) TDD
4 65 (64.36%) SOA
5 32 (31.68%) Scrum
6 20 (19.80%) DevOps
7 10 (9.90%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (9.90%) Problem-Solving
8 9 (8.91%) Business Analysis
8 9 (8.91%) Microservices
8 9 (8.91%) UML
9 8 (7.92%) API Design
9 8 (7.92%) Coaching
9 8 (7.92%) Kanban
9 8 (7.92%) Scaled Agile Framework
10 7 (6.93%) Configuration Management
10 7 (6.93%) Deployment Automation
10 7 (6.93%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 49 (48.51%) Java
2 39 (38.61%) XPath
3 9 (8.91%) Java 8
4 7 (6.93%) JavaScript
5 6 (5.94%) Groovy
6 5 (4.95%) SQL
7 2 (1.98%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.98%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.99%) Ada
8 1 (0.99%) Ada 83
8 1 (0.99%) Ada 95
8 1 (0.99%) C
8 1 (0.99%) C#
8 1 (0.99%) C++
8 1 (0.99%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.97%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) BC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) CIPD
3 1 (0.99%) CISA
3 1 (0.99%) CISM
3 1 (0.99%) CISSP
3 1 (0.99%) Degree
3 1 (0.99%) HNC
3 1 (0.99%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
1 3 (2.97%) Docker
1 3 (2.97%) VirtualBox
2 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (5.94%) Ansible
2 3 (2.97%) Kubernetes
2 3 (2.97%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.97%) Puppet
2 3 (2.97%) Terraform
3 1 (0.99%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.99%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 85 (84.16%) SAP
2 47 (46.53%) Oracle
3 44 (43.56%) WSO2
4 3 (2.97%) Adobe
4 3 (2.97%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.98%) IBM
5 2 (1.98%) Talend
6 1 (0.99%) Cisco
6 1 (0.99%) Google
6 1 (0.99%) Omniture
6 1 (0.99%) Sage