Period
to 23 July 2019

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 23 July 2019 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
23 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 310 367 262
Rank change year-on-year +57 -105 +47
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 317 294 419
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.78% 0.64% 1.00%
As % of the General category 1.83% 1.43% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 210 271
London median daily rate £500 £510 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.96% +2.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £344 £254 £290
90th Percentile £677 £675 £638
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 12
London median hourly rate £55.00 £42.50 £47.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.41% -9.57% +8.05%
England median hourly rate £28.00 £35.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% -5.41% +23.33%

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 17,283 20,596 19,334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 42.52% 44.69% 46.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,011 14,830 13,720
London median daily rate £525 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £350 £325 £313
90th Percentile £713 £700 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 219 198
London median hourly rate £21.00 £24.00 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +12.94% +1.19%
10th Percentile £12.00 £14.90 £11.47
90th Percentile £52.60 £54.15 £48.75
England median hourly rate £30.75 £26.88 £24.47
% change year-on-year +14.40% +9.86% -2.13%

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 23 July 2019.

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 23 July 2019. 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
West London +41 51 £466 +9.65% 33
Central London +22 42 £450 +50.00% 19
East London +16 15 £575 +12.20% 14
South London +5 10 £550 - 15
North London +2 5 £388 +29.17% 6
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 23 July 2019, 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.

1 201 (63.41%) SAP
2 194 (61.20%) Finance
3 141 (44.48%) Telecoms
4 133 (41.96%) Marketing
5 125 (39.43%) Electronics
6 124 (39.12%) Programme Management
6 124 (39.12%) Business Intelligence
7 122 (38.49%) Digital Marketing
8 93 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (16.40%) Retail
10 48 (15.14%) Security Cleared
11 44 (13.88%) SC Cleared
12 38 (11.99%) Pharmaceutical
13 34 (10.73%) Microsoft
13 34 (10.73%) Java
14 33 (10.41%) ERP
15 32 (10.09%) Project Management
15 32 (10.09%) DevOps
16 30 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
17 29 (9.15%) Git (software)
18 28 (8.83%) Cybersecurity
19 27 (8.52%) Greenfield Project
19 27 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
19 27 (8.52%) TDD
19 27 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
20 26 (8.20%) Windows
21 25 (7.89%) Linux
21 25 (7.89%) Scrum
22 24 (7.57%) Jenkins
23 23 (7.26%) Big Data

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 (2.21%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.89%) Skype for Business
3 5 (1.58%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.26%) Apache
5 3 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (0.95%) Mule
5 3 (0.95%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (0.95%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.63%) Cloud Foundry
6 2 (0.63%) Confluence
6 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.63%) IIS
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.32%) JBoss
7 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.32%) WildFly
Applications
1 12 (3.79%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.52%) AutoCAD
3 7 (2.21%) SketchUp
4 6 (1.89%) Sketch
5 3 (0.95%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.95%) FreeHand
5 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Excel
5 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.95%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.63%) Autodesk Inventor
6 2 (0.63%) CATIA
6 2 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 2 (0.63%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.63%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.63%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 14 (4.42%) SAP S/4HANA
2 13 (4.10%) SAP ERP
3 10 (3.15%) SAP CO
4 9 (2.84%) SAP FI
4 9 (2.84%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (2.84%) SAP WM
5 8 (2.52%) SAP EWM
6 6 (1.89%) SAP PP
7 5 (1.58%) SAP Hybris
8 4 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (1.26%) SAP MM
8 4 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 3 (0.95%) SAP LE
9 3 (0.95%) SAP Travel Management
10 2 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
10 2 (0.63%) OpenText VIM for SAP
10 2 (0.63%) SAP EHS
10 2 (0.63%) SAP PLM
10 2 (0.63%) SAP PM
10 2 (0.63%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 27 (8.52%) Amazon AWS
2 20 (6.31%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.31%) SaaS
3 12 (3.79%) Office 365
4 9 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (2.84%) PaaS
5 7 (2.21%) Dynamics 365
6 6 (1.89%) AWS CloudFormation
6 6 (1.89%) Google Cloud Platform
7 5 (1.58%) Datadog
7 5 (1.58%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.26%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (1.26%) IaaS
9 3 (0.95%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.95%) Amazon Glacier
9 3 (0.95%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.63%) Amazon SQS
10 2 (0.63%) AWS CloudTrail
10 2 (0.63%) Boomi
10 2 (0.63%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.42%) Firewall
2 11 (3.47%) WAN
3 8 (2.52%) DNS
3 8 (2.52%) RFID
4 7 (2.21%) LAN
4 7 (2.21%) Skype
5 6 (1.89%) SMTP
6 5 (1.58%) Ethernet
6 5 (1.58%) Profibus
7 4 (1.26%) FTP
7 4 (1.26%) SNMP
7 4 (1.26%) Wi-Fi
7 4 (1.26%) WLAN
8 3 (0.95%) DHCP
8 3 (0.95%) HTTPS
8 3 (0.95%) IPsec
8 3 (0.95%) SSH
8 3 (0.95%) VLAN
8 3 (0.95%) VPN
9 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (7.26%) Big Data
2 10 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 4 (1.26%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.26%) Couchbase
4 4 (1.26%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (1.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.26%) SAP HANA
4 4 (1.26%) SQL Server
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Hive
5 2 (0.63%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (0.63%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.63%) Power BI
5 2 (0.63%) Qlik Sense
5 2 (0.63%) Redis
5 2 (0.63%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.63%) Star Schema
6 1 (0.32%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 29 (9.15%) Git (software)
2 24 (7.57%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.47%) JIRA
4 7 (2.21%) Selenium
5 6 (1.89%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.26%) JUnit
6 4 (1.26%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.95%) Axure RP
7 3 (0.95%) Karma Test Runner
7 3 (0.95%) Maven
7 3 (0.95%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.63%) Gerrit
8 2 (0.63%) gulp
8 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.63%) NUnit
8 2 (0.63%) SonarQube
8 2 (0.63%) Subversion
8 2 (0.63%) TestNG
8 2 (0.63%) webpack
9 1 (0.32%) Gradle
General
1 194 (61.20%) Finance
2 141 (44.48%) Telecoms
3 133 (41.96%) Marketing
4 125 (39.43%) Electronics
5 52 (16.40%) Retail
6 38 (11.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (1.89%) Automotive
8 4 (1.26%) Banking
8 4 (1.26%) Law
8 4 (1.26%) Legal
9 3 (0.95%) Advertising
10 2 (0.63%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.63%) Back Office
10 2 (0.63%) Billing
10 2 (0.63%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Publishing
11 1 (0.32%) Digital Economy
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 68 (21.45%) Consultant
2 35 (11.04%) Architect
2 35 (11.04%) SAP Consultant
3 34 (10.73%) Developer
4 26 (8.20%) Analyst
5 25 (7.89%) Project Manager
6 24 (7.57%) Business Analyst
7 16 (5.05%) Java Developer
8 14 (4.42%) DevOps Engineer
9 13 (4.10%) Functional Consultant
10 11 (3.47%) Designer
10 11 (3.47%) SAP Functional Consultant
10 11 (3.47%) SCCM Consultant
10 11 (3.47%) Windows Consultant
11 9 (2.84%) Full Stack Developer
11 9 (2.84%) Senior DevOps
11 9 (2.84%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 9 (2.84%) Technical Architect
11 9 (2.84%) UX Designer
12 8 (2.52%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (6.31%) Web Services
2 18 (5.68%) HTML
3 15 (4.73%) CSS
3 15 (4.73%) Middleware
4 14 (4.42%) RESTful
4 14 (4.42%) SOAP
5 13 (4.10%) .NET
5 13 (4.10%) XML
6 12 (3.79%) AngularJS
7 11 (3.47%) Elastic Stack
8 10 (3.15%) REST
9 9 (2.84%) JSON
10 8 (2.52%) ASP.NET
10 8 (2.52%) HTML5
10 8 (2.52%) Node.js
11 7 (2.21%) CSS3
11 7 (2.21%) Entity Framework
12 6 (1.89%) .NET Framework
12 6 (1.89%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (1.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 30 (9.46%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (8.52%) Greenfield Project
3 22 (6.94%) FMCG
4 19 (5.99%) Management Information System
4 19 (5.99%) User Experience
5 13 (4.10%) Data Structures
6 9 (2.84%) Life Science
7 8 (2.52%) Blog
7 8 (2.52%) Data Centre
7 8 (2.52%) Social Media
8 7 (2.21%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.89%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.89%) NHS
9 6 (1.89%) SCADA
9 6 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (1.58%) Smartcard
11 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.63%) 3D Printing
12 2 (0.63%) Arduino
12 2 (0.63%) Raspberry Pi
Operating Systems
1 26 (8.20%) Windows
2 25 (7.89%) Linux
3 19 (5.99%) Windows 10
4 9 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
5 6 (1.89%) Unix
6 4 (1.26%) Android
7 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.63%) Solaris
7 2 (0.63%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (0.32%) AIX
8 1 (0.32%) VMS
8 1 (0.32%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 124 (39.12%) Business Intelligence
1 124 (39.12%) Programme Management
2 122 (38.49%) Digital Marketing
3 93 (29.34%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (10.41%) ERP
5 32 (10.09%) DevOps
5 32 (10.09%) Project Management
6 28 (8.83%) Cybersecurity
7 27 (8.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 27 (8.52%) TDD
8 25 (7.89%) Scrum
9 23 (7.26%) Logistics
10 21 (6.62%) Continuous Integration
10 21 (6.62%) Migration
11 19 (5.99%) Problem-Solving
12 16 (5.05%) Analytics
12 16 (5.05%) Microservices
12 16 (5.05%) Mobile Device Management
13 15 (4.73%) Deployment Automation
13 15 (4.73%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 34 (10.73%) Java
2 23 (7.26%) JavaScript
2 23 (7.26%) Python
3 20 (6.31%) SQL
4 12 (3.79%) C#
5 11 (3.47%) C
6 10 (3.15%) Java 8
7 9 (2.84%) R
8 7 (2.21%) C++
9 6 (1.89%) PHP
10 5 (1.58%) Bash Shell
10 5 (1.58%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.58%) VB
11 4 (1.26%) Go
11 4 (1.26%) MATLAB
11 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.95%) ABAP
13 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.63%) Ruby
13 2 (0.63%) Scala
Qualifications
1 48 (15.14%) Security Cleared
2 44 (13.88%) SC Cleared
3 23 (7.26%) Degree
4 8 (2.52%) PMI Certification
5 7 (2.21%) PMP
6 6 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.26%) CCNP
7 4 (1.26%) PhD
7 4 (1.26%) SAP Certification
8 3 (0.95%) CCIE
9 2 (0.63%) BC Cleared
9 2 (0.63%) CCA
9 2 (0.63%) DV Cleared
9 2 (0.63%) Master's Degree
9 2 (0.63%) RHCE
10 1 (0.32%) BPSS Clearance
10 1 (0.32%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (0.32%) CCIE Service Provider
10 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
10 1 (0.32%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.79%) QA
2 8 (2.52%) PMO
3 5 (1.58%) GxP
4 4 (1.26%) GMP
4 4 (1.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.95%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 3 (0.95%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.95%) GAMP
5 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.63%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.63%) RMADS
6 2 (0.63%) SLA
7 1 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.32%) COBIT
7 1 (0.32%) GDPR
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.32%) NCSC
7 1 (0.32%) NIST
7 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (5.68%) Docker
2 12 (3.79%) Active Directory
3 5 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.95%) Firmware
5 3 (0.95%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.32%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 22 (6.94%) Ansible
2 20 (6.31%) Kubernetes
3 18 (5.68%) Terraform
4 14 (4.42%) SCCM
5 11 (3.47%) AirWatch
6 9 (2.84%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (2.21%) Puppet
8 6 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.32%) Ambari
10 1 (0.32%) Consul
10 1 (0.32%) Istio
10 1 (0.32%) Kibana
10 1 (0.32%) logstash
10 1 (0.32%) Mesos
10 1 (0.32%) MOM
10 1 (0.32%) Oozie
10 1 (0.32%) SELinux
Vendors
1 201 (63.41%) SAP
2 34 (10.73%) Microsoft
3 16 (5.05%) Oracle
4 11 (3.47%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (2.84%) Cisco
6 8 (2.52%) Google
6 8 (2.52%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.52%) VMware
7 7 (2.21%) CheckPoint
8 6 (1.89%) Adobe
8 6 (1.89%) MuleSoft
9 5 (1.58%) Dell
9 5 (1.58%) hybris
9 5 (1.58%) Palo Alto
10 4 (1.26%) Ariba
10 4 (1.26%) New Relic
11 3 (0.95%) Meraki
11 3 (0.95%) PagerDuty
11 3 (0.95%) Workday
11 3 (0.95%) WSO2