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 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 45 38 34
Rank change year-on-year -7 -4  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 9 21 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.46% 3.07% 4.78%
As % of the General category 4.81% 7.39% 13.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 13
Median daily rate £256 £453 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.37% -7.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £430 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £349 £500 £655
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +8.06% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 4
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.44%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +18.33% +9.09%  

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 187 284 245
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 30.31% 41.46% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 133 110
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £321 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £604 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 14 7
Median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +29.03%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.75 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.25 £38.00 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

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 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 25 March 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
Stevenage +1 2 £113 -73.83% 1
Royston +1 1 - -
Watford -1 1 - - 1
Manufacturing
East of England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 7 (43.75%) SAP
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Electronics
2 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (25.00%) NHS
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Automotive
4 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) CMS
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management
5 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
5 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (12.50%) Content Management
5 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
5 2 (12.50%) Billing
5 2 (12.50%) MS Project
5 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 2 (12.50%) Content Development
5 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 2 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) C#

Manufacturing
Top Related 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 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) IBM Notes
2 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 2 (12.50%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (6.25%) SAP ERP
2 1 (6.25%) SAP WM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (6.25%) Intranet
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Electronics
3 4 (25.00%) Marketing
3 4 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (18.75%) Automotive
5 2 (12.50%) Billing
6 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (6.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 2 (12.50%) Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Development Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) SAP Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Migration Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SAP Data Migration Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Software Manager
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Data Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Strategy Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) .NET Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Entity Framework
1 1 (6.25%) Managed Extensibility Framework
1 1 (6.25%) WCF
1 1 (6.25%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) NHS
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) e-Learning
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (6.25%) Machine to Machine
3 1 (6.25%) SCADA
3 1 (6.25%) Verilog
3 1 (6.25%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
1 1 (6.25%) Unix
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Programme Management
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) Test Scripting
4 2 (12.50%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Content Development
4 2 (12.50%) Content Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (6.25%) Compatibility Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Electronic Design Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Unit Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Lotus
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft