The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 26 June 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
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 25 64
Rank change year-on-year -31 +39  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 5 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 0.79% 5.27% 1.68%
As % of the General category 2.50% 11.76% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 5
Median daily rate £450 £198 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +127.84% -43.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £110 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £575 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £35.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% -30.06%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +10.00% +12.06%  

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 200 289 257
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 31.70% 44.81% 28.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 95 148 103
Median daily rate £413 £420 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.78% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £199 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 25
Median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £13.20 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £30.00 £37.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Hertfordshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Manufacturing in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Hertfordshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Hertfordshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Hertfordshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 3 - -
Stevenage -4 1 £650 +30.00% 3
Royston - 1 £250 -
Manufacturing
East of England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Automotive
2 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (21.43%) GMP
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
4 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (14.29%) Windows
4 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
4 2 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (14.29%) GAMP
4 2 (14.29%) e-Learning
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 2 (14.29%) ISO 13485
4 2 (14.29%) Content Development
4 2 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
4 2 (14.29%) Billing
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.14%) JDE OneWorld
1 1 (7.14%) SAP ERP
1 1 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Automotive
3 3 (21.43%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (14.29%) Billing
5 1 (7.14%) Electronics
5 1 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (7.14%) Retail
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Development Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Development Project Manager
2 2 (14.29%) IT Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Software Validation Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Electrical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) ERP Manager
3 1 (7.14%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Software Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Strategy Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) .NET Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Entity Framework
1 1 (7.14%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (7.14%) WCF
1 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) e-Learning
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 1 (7.14%) SCADA
2 1 (7.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Unix
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (14.29%) Budgeting and Forecasting
3 2 (14.29%) Content Development
3 2 (14.29%) Content Management
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) Planning and Forecasting
3 2 (14.29%) Quality Management
3 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (7.14%) Data Extraction
4 1 (7.14%) Master Data Management
4 1 (7.14%) System Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
4 1 (7.14%) User Stories
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) GMP
2 2 (14.29%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 2 (14.29%) GAMP
2 2 (14.29%) ISO 13485
3 1 (7.14%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (7.14%) Ariba
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco
2 1 (7.14%) JD Edwards
2 1 (7.14%) Lotus
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) VMware