Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 10 39
Rank change year-on-year -7 +29 -6
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 141 152 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 13.64% 18.16% 4.39%
As % of the General category 47.64% 45.65% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 103 26
Essex median daily rate £525 £525 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +16.67% +50.50%
East of England median daily rate £525 £513 £350
% change year-on-year +2.44% +46.43% +15.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 35 4
Essex median hourly rate £28.00 £45.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.78% - +23.29%
East of England median hourly rate £20.00 £43.25 £43.00
% change year-on-year -53.76% +0.58% +17.81%

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 296 333 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 28.63% 39.78% 40.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 222 173
Essex median daily rate £525 £513 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +41.38% -3.33%
10th Percentile £325 £308 £225
90th Percentile £600 £619 £524
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 36 90
Essex median hourly rate £16.50 £38.38 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -57.00% +21.06% -3.43%
10th Percentile £12.55 £23.63 £15.75
90th Percentile £47.05 £63.75 £45.00
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £40.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year -56.25% +29.03% +8.77%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 17 October 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 - 1
Chelmsford +2 4 £519 -3.49% 3
Basildon -9 3 £500 - 6
Harlow - 2 - - 3
Colchester +1 1 - - 2
Brentwood -6 1 - -
Manufacturing
East of England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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.

1 132 (93.62%) Finance
2 131 (92.91%) Marketing
3 130 (92.20%) SAP
4 129 (91.49%) Business Intelligence
4 129 (91.49%) Electronics
4 129 (91.49%) Telecoms
4 129 (91.49%) Programme Management
4 129 (91.49%) Digital Marketing
5 109 (77.30%) Web Services
6 99 (70.21%) Greenfield Project
7 98 (69.50%) TDD
8 94 (66.67%) SOA
9 91 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
10 89 (63.12%) SOAP
11 77 (54.61%) Middleware
12 75 (53.19%) Java
12 75 (53.19%) RESTful
13 62 (43.97%) XML
14 54 (38.30%) Oracle
15 52 (36.88%) Mule
15 52 (36.88%) WSO2
15 52 (36.88%) Apache Camel
16 51 (36.17%) Oracle Service Bus
16 51 (36.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 49 (34.75%) JSON
18 45 (31.91%) Scrum
19 41 (29.08%) Maven
20 37 (26.24%) Java 8
21 34 (24.11%) WireMock
21 34 (24.11%) Swagger

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 52 (36.88%) Mule
2 51 (36.17%) Oracle Service Bus
2 51 (36.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 3 (2.13%) Confluence
4 2 (1.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 2 (1.42%) Cloud Foundry
4 2 (1.42%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.42%) Sage X3
2 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 31 (21.99%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.42%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.42%) NoSQL
1 2 (1.42%) Relational Database
2 1 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.71%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 41 (29.08%) Maven
2 20 (14.18%) SoapUI
3 13 (9.22%) Jenkins
4 11 (7.80%) Git (software)
5 4 (2.84%) JIRA
5 4 (2.84%) JMeter
6 3 (2.13%) AccuRev
6 3 (2.13%) Ant
6 3 (2.13%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.13%) Eclipse
6 3 (2.13%) JUnit
6 3 (2.13%) Selenium
6 3 (2.13%) Subversion
7 2 (1.42%) Gradle
8 1 (0.71%) HP UFT
8 1 (0.71%) Hudson
8 1 (0.71%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.71%) QF-Test
General
1 132 (93.62%) Finance
2 131 (92.91%) Marketing
3 129 (91.49%) Electronics
3 129 (91.49%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.42%) Advertising
4 2 (1.42%) Legal
5 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (41.13%) Developer
2 40 (28.37%) Integration Developer
2 40 (28.37%) Senior Developer
3 31 (21.99%) Java Developer
4 25 (17.73%) SOA Developer
5 23 (16.31%) DevOps Engineer
6 20 (14.18%) Agile Developer
6 20 (14.18%) Tester
7 17 (12.06%) Automation Tester
7 17 (12.06%) Senior Agile Developer
7 17 (12.06%) Senior Java Developer
8 15 (10.64%) Senior DevOps
8 15 (10.64%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 12 (8.51%) Lead Developer
9 12 (8.51%) Lead Java Developer
10 11 (7.80%) Business Analyst
10 11 (7.80%) Technical Business Analyst
11 8 (5.67%) Java Automation Tester
11 8 (5.67%) Scrum Master
12 7 (4.96%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (77.30%) Web Services
2 89 (63.12%) SOAP
3 77 (54.61%) Middleware
4 75 (53.19%) RESTful
5 62 (43.97%) XML
6 52 (36.88%) Apache Camel
7 49 (34.75%) JSON
8 34 (24.11%) Swagger
8 34 (24.11%) WireMock
8 34 (24.11%) XSLT
9 19 (13.48%) REST
10 9 (6.38%) WSDL
11 6 (4.26%) CSS
11 6 (4.26%) HTML
12 4 (2.84%) jQuery
13 3 (2.13%) Ajax
13 3 (2.13%) AngularJS
13 3 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
13 3 (2.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 3 (2.13%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 99 (70.21%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.13%) Public Cloud
3 2 (1.42%) Clustering
3 2 (1.42%) Life Science
3 2 (1.42%) Replication
4 1 (0.71%) e-Learning
4 1 (0.71%) FMCG
4 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (12.06%) Linux
2 13 (9.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (3.55%) Windows
4 3 (2.13%) Solaris
4 3 (2.13%) Unix
5 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (91.49%) Business Intelligence
1 129 (91.49%) Digital Marketing
1 129 (91.49%) Programme Management
2 98 (69.50%) TDD
3 94 (66.67%) SOA
4 91 (64.54%) Agile Software Development
5 45 (31.91%) Scrum
6 32 (22.70%) DevOps
7 23 (16.31%) Configuration Management
8 18 (12.77%) Test Automation
9 17 (12.06%) API Testing
9 17 (12.06%) Open Source
10 13 (9.22%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (9.22%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (7.80%) Business Analysis
11 11 (7.80%) SDET
12 10 (7.09%) Deployment Automation
13 9 (6.38%) Functional Testing
13 9 (6.38%) Microservices
14 8 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 75 (53.19%) Java
2 37 (26.24%) Java 8
3 34 (24.11%) XPath
4 17 (12.06%) Groovy
5 9 (6.38%) Java 9
6 6 (4.26%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.84%) SQL
8 1 (0.71%) C#
8 1 (0.71%) PHP
8 1 (0.71%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (1.42%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) BC Cleared
2 1 (0.71%) CIPD
2 1 (0.71%) ISTQB
2 1 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (0.71%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 5 (3.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 23 (16.31%) Ansible
2 20 (14.18%) Terraform
3 3 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (2.13%) Puppet
4 1 (0.71%) HP ALM
4 1 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 130 (92.20%) SAP
2 54 (38.30%) Oracle
3 52 (36.88%) WSO2
4 7 (4.96%) Talend
5 5 (3.55%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.13%) Adobe
7 2 (1.42%) IBM
7 2 (1.42%) Sage
8 1 (0.71%) CA Agile Central
8 1 (0.71%) HP
8 1 (0.71%) Sitecore