Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 17 34
Rank change year-on-year +5 +17 +25
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 99 75 52
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 15.25% 9.36% 4.99%
As % of the General category 40.24% 26.41% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 55 20
Essex median daily rate £525 £425 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.53% +44.07% -8.53%
10th Percentile £458 £240 £203
90th Percentile £600 £570 £408
East of England median daily rate £519 £394 £350
% change year-on-year +31.75% +12.50% -25.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 12 9
Essex median hourly rate £53.75 £36.00 £36.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +49.31% -1.37% -2.67%
10th Percentile £32.75 £17.68 £24.20
90th Percentile £63.75 £46.80 £45.10
East of England median hourly rate £39.13 £37.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year +5.76% +2.07% +25.00%

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 246 284 439
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 37.90% 35.46% 42.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 194 227
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -3.45% -9.38%
10th Percentile £321 £215 £227
90th Percentile £648 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -0.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 39 66
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £26.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +37.80% +29.01%
10th Percentile £21.96 £16.00 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.40 £46.00
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £26.25
% change year-on-year +55.56% -14.29% +25.21%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 23 February 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 +16 18 £525 +5.00% 6
Brentwood +6 11 £475 -
Witham - 2 £519 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £250 -
Manufacturing
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 82 (82.83%) Finance
2 80 (80.81%) Electronics
2 80 (80.81%) Programme Management
2 80 (80.81%) TDD
3 79 (79.80%) Telecoms
3 79 (79.80%) Marketing
3 79 (79.80%) SAP
3 79 (79.80%) Business Intelligence
3 79 (79.80%) Digital Marketing
4 73 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
5 71 (71.72%) Greenfield Project
6 61 (61.62%) SOA
7 57 (57.58%) SOAP
8 55 (55.56%) XML
9 54 (54.55%) RESTful
10 53 (53.54%) Web Services
10 53 (53.54%) JSON
11 51 (51.52%) Maven
12 48 (48.48%) Middleware
13 42 (42.42%) Java
14 41 (41.41%) Oracle
15 40 (40.40%) WSO2
16 39 (39.39%) Mule
16 39 (39.39%) Oracle Service Bus
16 39 (39.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 38 (38.38%) XSLT
17 38 (38.38%) XPath
18 37 (37.37%) Apache Camel
18 37 (37.37%) WireMock
18 37 (37.37%) 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 39 (39.39%) Mule
1 39 (39.39%) Oracle Service Bus
1 39 (39.39%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (4.04%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (2.02%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
Business Applications
1 1 (1.01%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (7.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.05%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.01%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.05%) NoSQL
2 2 (2.02%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.01%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.01%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 51 (51.52%) Maven
2 16 (16.16%) Jenkins
3 10 (10.10%) SoapUI
4 6 (6.06%) JUnit
5 5 (5.05%) Gradle
6 3 (3.03%) Android Studio
6 3 (3.03%) Calabash
6 3 (3.03%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.02%) AccuRev
7 2 (2.02%) Xcode
8 1 (1.01%) Ant
8 1 (1.01%) Cucumber
8 1 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 1 (1.01%) Selenium
8 1 (1.01%) Subversion
General
1 82 (82.83%) Finance
2 80 (80.81%) Electronics
3 79 (79.80%) Marketing
3 79 (79.80%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.01%) Legal
Job Titles
1 55 (55.56%) Developer
2 43 (43.43%) Integration Developer
3 30 (30.30%) Agile Developer
4 29 (29.29%) Senior Developer
5 23 (23.23%) SOA Developer
6 18 (18.18%) Senior Agile Developer
7 13 (13.13%) Lead Developer
8 10 (10.10%) Java Developer
9 9 (9.09%) Analyst
9 9 (9.09%) Business Analyst
9 9 (9.09%) Senior Tester
9 9 (9.09%) Tester
10 8 (8.08%) Agile Java Developer
10 8 (8.08%) Scrum Master
11 7 (7.07%) SOA Analyst
11 7 (7.07%) Technical Analyst
11 7 (7.07%) Technical Business Analyst
12 6 (6.06%) Architect
12 6 (6.06%) DevOps Engineer
13 5 (5.05%) J2EE Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (57.58%) SOAP
2 55 (55.56%) XML
3 54 (54.55%) RESTful
4 53 (53.54%) JSON
4 53 (53.54%) Web Services
5 48 (48.48%) Middleware
6 38 (38.38%) XSLT
7 37 (37.37%) Apache Camel
7 37 (37.37%) Swagger
7 37 (37.37%) WireMock
8 10 (10.10%) WSDL
9 8 (8.08%) REST
10 7 (7.07%) HTML
11 6 (6.06%) AngularJS
11 6 (6.06%) J2EE
11 6 (6.06%) JSON Schema
11 6 (6.06%) Spring
12 5 (5.05%) Core Animation
12 5 (5.05%) Core Data
12 5 (5.05%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 71 (71.72%) Greenfield Project
2 5 (5.05%) Animation
3 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.02%) iPhone
5 1 (1.01%) Clustering
5 1 (1.01%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.06%) Linux
1 6 (6.06%) Windows
2 3 (3.03%) Android
3 2 (2.02%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.02%) Unix
3 2 (2.02%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.01%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (80.81%) Programme Management
1 80 (80.81%) TDD
2 79 (79.80%) Business Intelligence
2 79 (79.80%) Digital Marketing
3 73 (73.74%) Agile Software Development
4 61 (61.62%) SOA
5 32 (32.32%) Scrum
6 19 (19.19%) DevOps
7 14 (14.14%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (10.10%) Pair Programming
9 9 (9.09%) API Testing
10 8 (8.08%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.08%) Coaching
10 8 (8.08%) Kanban
10 8 (8.08%) Scaled Agile Framework
11 7 (7.07%) API Design
12 6 (6.06%) Configuration Management
12 6 (6.06%) Microservices
12 6 (6.06%) MVC
12 6 (6.06%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 42 (42.42%) Java
2 38 (38.38%) XPath
3 12 (12.12%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.09%) Groovy
5 5 (5.05%) SQL
6 3 (3.03%) C++
7 2 (2.02%) Apple Swift
7 2 (2.02%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.01%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.01%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (1.01%) Degree
1 1 (1.01%) HNC
1 1 (1.01%) HND
1 1 (1.01%) SC Cleared
1 1 (1.01%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.03%) Docker
1 3 (3.03%) VirtualBox
2 2 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 5 (5.05%) Ansible
2 4 (4.04%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (4.04%) Puppet
3 3 (3.03%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 79 (79.80%) SAP
2 41 (41.41%) Oracle
3 40 (40.40%) WSO2
4 3 (3.03%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.02%) Talend
6 1 (1.01%) Adobe
6 1 (1.01%) Cisco
6 1 (1.01%) IBM