Period
to 21 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 21 September 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
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 371 242 328
Rank change year-on-year -129 +86 +30
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 274 475 328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.60% 1.07% 0.73%
As % of the General category 1.33% 2.31% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 188 301 243
London median daily rate £513 £500 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% +8.70% +2.22%
10th Percentile £205 £356 £261
90th Percentile £675 £625 £588
England median daily rate £475 £463 £413
% change year-on-year +2.70% +12.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 9 6
London median hourly rate £45.17 £47.83 £38.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.57% +25.87% -27.16%
10th Percentile £39.66 £32.35 £26.25
90th Percentile £47.67 £76.26 £46.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -4.76% -2.00% +15.38%

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 London with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20,569 20,538 19,607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 44.87% 46.30% 43.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,733 14,792 14,269
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £320 £313 £300
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 176 207
London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.27% +10.00% -8.05%
10th Percentile £13.33 £13.00 £10.30
90th Percentile £54.75 £47.50 £56.87
England median hourly rate £24.50 £25.50 £23.72
% change year-on-year -3.92% +7.53% +3.11%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the London region over the 6 months to 21 September 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
Central London -36 32 £288 -30.30% 19
West London -59 25 £488 +2.63% 17
South London -36 18 £600 +12.94% 13
East London -15 7 £563 +13.92% 7
North London +4 5 £325 -33.33% 11
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 London region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 180 (65.69%) Finance
2 143 (52.19%) SAP
3 124 (45.26%) Telecoms
4 117 (42.70%) Business Intelligence
5 112 (40.88%) Programme Management
5 112 (40.88%) Marketing
6 105 (38.32%) Electronics
7 104 (37.96%) Digital Marketing
8 90 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
9 65 (23.72%) Security Cleared
10 58 (21.17%) SC Cleared
11 42 (15.33%) Retail
12 34 (12.41%) SQL
13 32 (11.68%) Microsoft
14 31 (11.31%) Linux
14 31 (11.31%) Project Management
14 31 (11.31%) DevOps
15 29 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
16 27 (9.85%) Logistics
16 27 (9.85%) Amazon AWS
17 26 (9.49%) Scrum
18 25 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
19 24 (8.76%) Windows
19 24 (8.76%) ERP
19 24 (8.76%) Analytics
20 22 (8.03%) Degree
21 21 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
22 20 (7.30%) Big Data
23 19 (6.93%) Visualisation
23 19 (6.93%) Migration

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (2.55%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.82%) Confluence
3 4 (1.46%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.46%) SAS
4 3 (1.09%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.09%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (0.73%) Apache
5 2 (0.73%) CMS
5 2 (0.73%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.73%) Mule
6 1 (0.36%) Drupal
6 1 (0.36%) Eucalyptus
6 1 (0.36%) JBoss
6 1 (0.36%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.36%) nginx
6 1 (0.36%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.36%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.36%) WildFly
Applications
1 13 (4.74%) AutoCAD
2 12 (4.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (2.19%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.09%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (1.09%) FreeHand
5 3 (1.09%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.73%) Windchill
7 1 (0.36%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.36%) SPSS
7 1 (0.36%) Stata
Business Applications
1 8 (2.92%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (2.19%) SAP MM
3 5 (1.82%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (1.46%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (1.46%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.46%) SAP R/3
4 4 (1.46%) SAP S/4HANA
4 4 (1.46%) SAP SD
4 4 (1.46%) SAP WM
5 3 (1.09%) NetSuite
5 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (1.09%) SAP EWM
5 3 (1.09%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.73%) Magento
6 2 (0.73%) Oracle SCM
6 2 (0.73%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.73%) SAP PLM
6 2 (0.73%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 27 (9.85%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (5.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.19%) Dynamics 365
3 6 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (1.82%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.82%) Office 365
5 4 (1.46%) Google App Engine
6 2 (0.73%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.73%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.73%) IaaS
6 2 (0.73%) PaaS
6 2 (0.73%) Route 53
6 2 (0.73%) SaaS
6 2 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.38%) Firewall
2 10 (3.65%) Internet
3 7 (2.55%) Ethernet
3 7 (2.55%) SMTP
4 6 (2.19%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.82%) DNS
5 5 (1.82%) SSL
6 4 (1.46%) Wireless
7 3 (1.09%) LAN
7 3 (1.09%) Profibus
7 3 (1.09%) VPN
7 3 (1.09%) WAN
8 2 (0.73%) IPv6
8 2 (0.73%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.73%) VoIP
8 2 (0.73%) WLAN
9 1 (0.36%) 2G
9 1 (0.36%) 4G
9 1 (0.36%) TETRA
9 1 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.30%) Big Data
2 15 (5.47%) SAP HANA
3 13 (4.74%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (4.74%) SQL Server
4 10 (3.65%) Power BI
5 9 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
6 8 (2.92%) Hadoop
6 8 (2.92%) MongoDB
7 6 (2.19%) Relational Database
7 6 (2.19%) SAP BW
8 5 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.82%) MySQL
9 4 (1.46%) NoSQL
9 4 (1.46%) SAP Data Services
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.09%) Apache Hive
10 3 (1.09%) HBase
10 3 (1.09%) Lumira
10 3 (1.09%) Oracle Database
11 2 (0.73%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 15 (5.47%) JIRA
2 12 (4.38%) Git (software)
3 10 (3.65%) Jenkins
4 6 (2.19%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.82%) LSMW
5 5 (1.82%) Subversion
6 4 (1.46%) Artifactory
7 3 (1.09%) ClearCase
7 3 (1.09%) ClearQuest
7 3 (1.09%) Eclipse
7 3 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
7 3 (1.09%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.73%) GitLab
8 2 (0.73%) Liquibase
8 2 (0.73%) MorphX
8 2 (0.73%) Rational Rose
9 1 (0.36%) DbUnit
9 1 (0.36%) Maven
9 1 (0.36%) Selenium
9 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 180 (65.69%) Finance
2 124 (45.26%) Telecoms
3 112 (40.88%) Marketing
4 105 (38.32%) Electronics
5 42 (15.33%) Retail
6 16 (5.84%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (3.28%) Military
8 7 (2.55%) Law
9 4 (1.46%) Legal
10 3 (1.09%) Avionics
10 3 (1.09%) Banking
10 3 (1.09%) Billing
11 2 (0.73%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.73%) Automotive
12 1 (0.36%) Advertising
12 1 (0.36%) Back Office
12 1 (0.36%) Digital Economy
12 1 (0.36%) Dutch Language
12 1 (0.36%) Games
12 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 31 (11.31%) Consultant
2 30 (10.95%) Analyst
2 30 (10.95%) Developer
3 25 (9.12%) Architect
4 14 (5.11%) Business Analyst
4 14 (5.11%) Designer
5 13 (4.74%) Project Manager
6 11 (4.01%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (3.65%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (3.28%) AutoCAD Designer
8 9 (3.28%) CAD Designer
8 9 (3.28%) Coordinator
9 8 (2.92%) Product Manager
9 8 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (2.55%) AutoCAD Technician
10 7 (2.55%) CAD Technician
11 6 (2.19%) Data Analyst
11 6 (2.19%) Project Coordinator
11 6 (2.19%) Security Specialist
11 6 (2.19%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.11%) Web Services
2 13 (4.74%) XML
3 12 (4.38%) RESTful
4 8 (2.92%) Middleware
4 8 (2.92%) SOAP
5 7 (2.55%) .NET
5 7 (2.55%) HTML
5 7 (2.55%) Kafka
6 6 (2.19%) ActiveMQ
6 6 (2.19%) JSON
6 6 (2.19%) Spring
7 5 (1.82%) CSS
7 5 (1.82%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (1.82%) REST
8 4 (1.46%) Apache Flex
8 4 (1.46%) HTML5
8 4 (1.46%) Laravel
8 4 (1.46%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (1.46%) SAPUI5
8 4 (1.46%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.58%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.47%) Life Science
3 11 (4.01%) FMCG
4 8 (2.92%) Data Structures
4 8 (2.92%) PMI
5 7 (2.55%) Computer Science
5 7 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (2.55%) NHS
5 7 (2.55%) User Experience
6 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.82%) SCADA
7 5 (1.82%) Virtual Team
8 4 (1.46%) Linux Command Line
8 4 (1.46%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.09%) W3C
10 2 (0.73%) Analytical Mindset
10 2 (0.73%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.73%) Self-Motivation
10 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (11.31%) Linux
2 24 (8.76%) Windows
3 13 (4.74%) Unix
4 7 (2.55%) Windows Server
5 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.46%) CentOS
5 4 (1.46%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.09%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.73%) Android
7 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.73%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (0.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (42.70%) Business Intelligence
2 112 (40.88%) Programme Management
3 104 (37.96%) Digital Marketing
4 90 (32.85%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (11.31%) DevOps
5 31 (11.31%) Project Management
6 27 (9.85%) Logistics
7 26 (9.49%) Scrum
8 25 (9.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (8.76%) Analytics
9 24 (8.76%) ERP
10 21 (7.66%) Cybersecurity
11 19 (6.93%) Migration
11 19 (6.93%) Visualisation
12 18 (6.57%) Coaching
13 17 (6.20%) Configuration Management
14 15 (5.47%) Change Control
14 15 (5.47%) PRINCE2
15 14 (5.11%) Decision-Making
15 14 (5.11%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 34 (12.41%) SQL
2 17 (6.20%) Python
3 15 (5.47%) Java
4 9 (3.28%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.28%) Ruby
5 8 (2.92%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.19%) PHP
7 5 (1.82%) C++
7 5 (1.82%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.46%) C#
9 3 (1.09%) C
9 3 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 3 (1.09%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.09%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.09%) VBA
10 2 (0.73%) ABAP
10 2 (0.73%) Ada
10 2 (0.73%) R
10 2 (0.73%) VBScript
10 2 (0.73%) X++
Qualifications
1 65 (23.72%) Security Cleared
2 58 (21.17%) SC Cleared
3 22 (8.03%) Degree
4 8 (2.92%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.46%) CTC Cleared
6 2 (0.73%) ACCA
6 2 (0.73%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.73%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.36%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.36%) CCNP
7 1 (0.36%) CISA
7 1 (0.36%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.36%) CISM
7 1 (0.36%) CISSP
7 1 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.36%) MCSE
7 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.36%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PhD
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.19%) QA
2 5 (1.82%) GDPR
2 5 (1.82%) HL7
2 5 (1.82%) PMO
2 5 (1.82%) SLA
3 4 (1.46%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.09%) DO-178B
4 3 (1.09%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.73%) GAMP
5 2 (0.73%) GMP
5 2 (0.73%) GxP
5 2 (0.73%) WCAG
6 1 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.36%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 1 (0.36%) WAI
System Software
1 12 (4.38%) Docker
2 9 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.46%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.09%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.09%) etcd
4 3 (1.09%) flannel
4 3 (1.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.73%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.73%) Postfix
6 1 (0.36%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.36%) Ceph
6 1 (0.36%) Firmware
6 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.36%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (5.11%) Puppet
2 8 (2.92%) Kibana
2 8 (2.92%) Kubernetes
3 6 (2.19%) Ansible
3 6 (2.19%) logstash
3 6 (2.19%) Terraform
4 3 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.09%) rkt
5 2 (0.73%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.36%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.36%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.36%) IBM BigFix
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.36%) PowerCLI
6 1 (0.36%) Salt
6 1 (0.36%) SCCM
6 1 (0.36%) vCenter Server
6 1 (0.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 143 (52.19%) SAP
2 32 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 18 (6.57%) Oracle
4 9 (3.28%) Google
5 8 (2.92%) Xerox
6 7 (2.55%) Tableau
7 6 (2.19%) VMware
8 5 (1.82%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.46%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.46%) Cisco
9 4 (1.46%) Palo Alto
9 4 (1.46%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.46%) Splunk
10 3 (1.09%) Apple
10 3 (1.09%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.09%) Sage
10 3 (1.09%) Talend
10 3 (1.09%) Teradata
10 3 (1.09%) TIBCO
11 2 (0.73%) IBM