Period
to 21 April 2021

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 April 2021 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 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 197 255 347
Rank change year-on-year +58 +92 +4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 295 214 287
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.33% 0.92% 0.68%
As % of the General category 2.83% 2.10% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 149 223
10th Percentile £363 £399 £313
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £525 £525 £523
Median % change year-on-year - +0.48% +4.50%
75th Percentile £670 £600 £625
90th Percentile £788 £690 £698
England median daily rate £513 £500 £488
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
10th Percentile £27.10 " "
25th Percentile £41.50 £43.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate £66.00 £47.50 £37.00
Median % change year-on-year +38.95% +28.38% -12.94%
75th Percentile £70.13 £51.25 £38.50
90th Percentile £72.30 " "
England median hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year +2.86% +12.00% -10.66%

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 10,436 10,199 19,444
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.13% 43.87% 46.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,601 7,293 13,874
10th Percentile £350 £325 £325
25th Percentile £434 £419 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £538 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.38% - +3.96%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £625
90th Percentile £725 £725 £700
England median daily rate £500 £500 £500
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 131 190
10th Percentile £15.14 £12.44 £12.76
25th Percentile £21.06 £16.08 £16.81
Median hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £21.00
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.05% -4.61%
75th Percentile £47.06 £44.38 £36.50
90th Percentile £63.25 £61.25 £51.42
England median hourly rate £23.47 £21.00 £21.16
% change year-on-year +11.76% -0.76% -1.58%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in London.

Daily rate trend for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in London.

Hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in London

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Manufacturing in London over the 6 months to 21 April 2021.

Hourly rate histogram 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 April 2021. 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 +25 10 £550 - 27
West London +14 10 £580 +21.15% 12
East London +30 5 £500 +5.26% 9
North London +10 4 £325 -56.67% 3
South London +35 1 £525 -4.55% 11
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2021, 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.

1 190 (64.41%) Finance
2 187 (63.39%) SAP
3 167 (56.61%) Business Intelligence
4 164 (55.59%) Telecoms
5 163 (55.25%) Public Sector
6 162 (54.92%) Marketing
7 161 (54.58%) Programme Management
8 158 (53.56%) Electronics
8 158 (53.56%) Digital Marketing
9 58 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (17.97%) Azure
11 46 (15.59%) Microsoft
12 42 (14.24%) Java
13 41 (13.90%) Analytics
14 39 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
14 39 (13.22%) Data Modelling
15 37 (12.54%) Windows
15 37 (12.54%) Data Architecture
16 30 (10.17%) TDD
17 29 (9.83%) Data Analysis
17 29 (9.83%) Web Services
17 29 (9.83%) Digital Analytics
17 29 (9.83%) Strategic Thinking
18 28 (9.49%) Actionable Insight
18 28 (9.49%) IaaS
18 28 (9.49%) Metadata Management
18 28 (9.49%) Remedy
18 28 (9.49%) Strategic Planning
18 28 (9.49%) AWS
18 28 (9.49%) Reverse Engineering

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 10 (3.39%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.37%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (2.37%) Mule
2 7 (2.37%) Red Hat Fuse
3 3 (1.02%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle Service Bus
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.34%) Apache
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.34%) CMS
5 1 (0.34%) Drupal
5 1 (0.34%) Liferay
5 1 (0.34%) SAS
5 1 (0.34%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.34%) WildFly
Applications
1 11 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (5.42%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 5 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.02%) SAP CO
3 3 (1.02%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.68%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.68%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.68%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 1 (0.34%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.34%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.34%) SAP IBP
5 1 (0.34%) SAP PP-PI
5 1 (0.34%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 53 (17.97%) Azure
2 28 (9.49%) AWS
2 28 (9.49%) IaaS
3 23 (7.80%) Microsoft 365
3 23 (7.80%) Power Platform
4 22 (7.46%) SaaS
5 20 (6.78%) Azure Active Directory
6 17 (5.76%) PaaS
7 6 (2.03%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (2.03%) Dynamics 365
8 5 (1.69%) GitHub
9 4 (1.36%) Azure Synapse Analytics
9 4 (1.36%) Boomi
10 3 (1.02%) GCP
11 2 (0.68%) Amazon Neptune
11 2 (0.68%) PowerApps
12 1 (0.34%) Amazon ECS
12 1 (0.34%) Amazon EKS
12 1 (0.34%) Azure Logic Apps
12 1 (0.34%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.75%) Firewall
1 14 (4.75%) HTTP
2 10 (3.39%) VPN
2 10 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (2.03%) Internet
3 6 (2.03%) Network Security
4 4 (1.36%) VoIP
5 2 (0.68%) DNS
6 1 (0.34%) DHCP
6 1 (0.34%) DKIM
6 1 (0.34%) DMARC
6 1 (0.34%) DMZ
6 1 (0.34%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.34%) NGN
6 1 (0.34%) Skype
6 1 (0.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (5.76%) Power BI
2 15 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
3 12 (4.07%) SQL Server
4 11 (3.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 10 (3.39%) Relational Database
6 8 (2.71%) Big Data
7 7 (2.37%) Pentaho
7 7 (2.37%) Qlik Sense
7 7 (2.37%) QlikView
8 5 (1.69%) Tableau
9 4 (1.36%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.36%) Data Lake
9 4 (1.36%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (1.36%) Electronic Patient Records
9 4 (1.36%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.02%) MongoDB
10 3 (1.02%) NoSQL
11 2 (0.68%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.68%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.68%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 18 (6.10%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.71%) Jenkins
2 8 (2.71%) Subversion
3 5 (1.69%) Bitbucket
3 5 (1.69%) JIRA
4 4 (1.36%) git-flow
4 4 (1.36%) Gradle
4 4 (1.36%) IntelliJ
4 4 (1.36%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.68%) GitLab
5 2 (0.68%) JUnit
5 2 (0.68%) Rational Rhapsody
5 2 (0.68%) Xcode
6 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.34%) LSMW
6 1 (0.34%) Maven
6 1 (0.34%) Visual Studio
General
1 190 (64.41%) Finance
2 164 (55.59%) Telecoms
3 163 (55.25%) Public Sector
4 162 (54.92%) Marketing
5 158 (53.56%) Electronics
6 21 (7.12%) Retail
7 19 (6.44%) Pharmaceutical
8 10 (3.39%) Publishing
9 5 (1.69%) Banking
10 4 (1.36%) French Language
10 4 (1.36%) Front Office
10 4 (1.36%) Private Banking
11 3 (1.02%) Advertising
11 3 (1.02%) Spanish Language
12 2 (0.68%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.68%) Games
12 2 (0.68%) German Language
12 2 (0.68%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.68%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 62 (21.02%) Developer
2 60 (20.34%) Architect
3 46 (15.59%) Consultant
4 31 (10.51%) Data Architect
5 28 (9.49%) Data Modeller
5 28 (9.49%) Java Developer
6 27 (9.15%) Analyst
7 16 (5.42%) Enterprise Architect
8 15 (5.08%) Integration Developer
8 15 (5.08%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
9 14 (4.75%) Project Manager
10 13 (4.41%) Senior Developer
10 13 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (4.07%) Senior Integration Developer
11 12 (4.07%) Senior Java Developer
12 11 (3.73%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.73%) Enterprise Data Architect
12 11 (3.73%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
13 10 (3.39%) Security Architect
13 10 (3.39%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (9.83%) Web Services
2 21 (7.12%) JSON
3 19 (6.44%) XML
4 18 (6.10%) RESTful
5 16 (5.42%) SOAP
6 15 (5.08%) Middleware
7 12 (4.07%) XSLT
8 11 (3.73%) HTML
8 11 (3.73%) Node.js
9 9 (3.05%) Apache Camel
9 9 (3.05%) CSS
9 9 (3.05%) React
9 9 (3.05%) Spring
10 8 (2.71%) Ruby on Rails
11 7 (2.37%) .NET
11 7 (2.37%) Spring Boot
12 6 (2.03%) J2EE
13 5 (1.69%) .NET Core
13 5 (1.69%) Vue.js
14 4 (1.36%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 39 (13.22%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (5.08%) Management Information System
3 12 (4.07%) Social Media
4 7 (2.37%) NHS
4 7 (2.37%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.37%) Reference Data
5 6 (2.03%) AS400
5 6 (2.03%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.69%) Algorithms
6 5 (1.69%) FMCG
7 4 (1.36%) Analytical Mindset
7 4 (1.36%) Cloud Native
7 4 (1.36%) Fixed Income
7 4 (1.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 4 (1.36%) Life Science
7 4 (1.36%) User Experience
8 3 (1.02%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.02%) W3C
9 2 (0.68%) Animation
9 2 (0.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 37 (12.54%) Windows
2 26 (8.81%) Linux
3 14 (4.75%) Android
4 13 (4.41%) Apple iOS
5 11 (3.73%) Windows 10
6 10 (3.39%) Windows Mobile
7 9 (3.05%) Unix
8 8 (2.71%) Mac OS X
9 7 (2.37%) Windows Server
10 6 (2.03%) Solaris
11 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (1.02%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.68%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (56.61%) Business Intelligence
2 161 (54.58%) Programme Management
3 158 (53.56%) Digital Marketing
4 58 (19.66%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (13.90%) Analytics
6 39 (13.22%) Data Modelling
7 37 (12.54%) Data Architecture
8 30 (10.17%) TDD
9 29 (9.83%) Data Analysis
9 29 (9.83%) Digital Analytics
9 29 (9.83%) Strategic Thinking
10 28 (9.49%) Actionable Insight
10 28 (9.49%) Data Governance
10 28 (9.49%) Metadata Management
10 28 (9.49%) Reverse Engineering
10 28 (9.49%) Strategic Planning
11 25 (8.47%) Project Management
12 22 (7.46%) Software Engineering
13 20 (6.78%) SOA
14 17 (5.76%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.24%) Java
2 26 (8.81%) JavaScript
3 25 (8.47%) SQL
4 15 (5.08%) Python
5 12 (4.07%) XPath
6 8 (2.71%) Ruby
7 7 (2.37%) T-SQL
8 5 (1.69%) Ada
8 5 (1.69%) Kotlin
9 4 (1.36%) C
9 4 (1.36%) C++
9 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.02%) TypeScript
10 3 (1.02%) VB
11 2 (0.68%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.68%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.68%) Lisp
11 2 (0.68%) Objective-C
11 2 (0.68%) SHACL
11 2 (0.68%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 13 (4.41%) Degree
2 10 (3.39%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.05%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.68%) CISSP
4 2 (0.68%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.34%) CCSE
5 1 (0.34%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (0.34%) ISEB
5 1 (0.34%) MBA
5 1 (0.34%) MCSA
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.34%) PhD
5 1 (0.34%) PMP
5 1 (0.34%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.39%) Data Quality
1 10 (3.39%) NIST
2 9 (3.05%) GDPR
2 9 (3.05%) QA
3 7 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (2.03%) HIPAA
4 6 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 6 (2.03%) SLA
5 4 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.02%) PMO
7 2 (0.68%) Dublin Core
7 2 (0.68%) Good Clinical Practice
7 2 (0.68%) GRC
7 2 (0.68%) HL7
7 2 (0.68%) Section 508
7 2 (0.68%) WAI
8 1 (0.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.34%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.34%) NCSC
System Software
1 21 (7.12%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.69%) Docker
2 5 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.36%) Terminal Server
4 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.34%) XenApp
4 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (4.75%) Microsoft Intune
2 10 (3.39%) Single Sign-On
2 10 (3.39%) Terraform
3 8 (2.71%) Ansible
3 8 (2.71%) SCCM
4 6 (2.03%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.69%) AirWatch
6 2 (0.68%) Prometheus
6 2 (0.68%) Rancher
7 1 (0.34%) Consul
7 1 (0.34%) Fluentd
7 1 (0.34%) Grafana
7 1 (0.34%) Istio
7 1 (0.34%) Kibana
7 1 (0.34%) logstash
7 1 (0.34%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.34%) Puppet
7 1 (0.34%) Salt
Vendors
1 187 (63.39%) SAP
2 46 (15.59%) Microsoft
3 28 (9.49%) Remedy
4 21 (7.12%) Oracle
5 18 (6.10%) Sparx
6 10 (3.39%) Samsung
7 8 (2.71%) VMware
8 7 (2.37%) Informatica
9 5 (1.69%) Google
9 5 (1.69%) IFS
10 4 (1.36%) Adobe
10 4 (1.36%) CA
10 4 (1.36%) CA Agile Central
10 4 (1.36%) Databricks
10 4 (1.36%) Dell
11 3 (1.02%) Cerner
11 3 (1.02%) CheckPoint
11 3 (1.02%) WSO2
12 2 (0.68%) BeyondTrust
12 2 (0.68%) Extreme Networks