Period
to 15 January 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 15 January 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
15 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 170 266 366
Rank change year-on-year +96 +100 -71
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 265 284 279
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.53% 0.93% 0.63%
As % of the General category 3.21% 2.15% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 234 216
Median daily rate £525 £523 £524
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.48% -0.24% +4.75%
10th Percentile £300 £381 £205
90th Percentile £788 £675 £675
England median daily rate £525 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £72.50 £34.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +113.24% -8.11% -22.64%
10th Percentile £28.25 £22.60 £35.50
90th Percentile £73.75 £48.20 £38.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £29.00 £33.14
% change year-on-year +37.93% -12.49% -5.29%

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 8,266 13,185 20,840
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 47.57% 43.21% 46.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,017 9,468 14,970
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £725 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £488 £488
% change year-on-year +2.56% - +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 151 213
Median hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +4.76% -4.11%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.44 £13.00
90th Percentile £61.23 £52.50 £47.25
Median hourly rate £25.50 £20.00 £20.37
% change year-on-year +27.50% -1.83% -4.13%

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 15 January 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 15 January 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 15 January 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
West London +26 19 £500 +3.09% 4
Central London +47 9 £550 +4.76% 10
North London +13 6 £300 -45.45% 1
South London +41 4 £525 -4.55% 6
East London +36 1 £450 -5.26% 6
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 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.

1 177 (66.79%) Finance
2 162 (61.13%) SAP
3 152 (57.36%) Telecoms
4 151 (56.98%) Public Sector
5 149 (56.23%) Programme Management
6 146 (55.09%) Marketing
7 143 (53.96%) Business Intelligence
8 140 (52.83%) Electronics
9 139 (52.45%) Digital Marketing
10 54 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
11 45 (16.98%) Microsoft
12 40 (15.09%) Java
13 36 (13.58%) Data Modelling
13 36 (13.58%) Azure
14 35 (13.21%) Web Services
15 33 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (12.08%) Oracle
16 32 (12.08%) Project Management
17 31 (11.70%) Cybersecurity
18 30 (11.32%) Windows
19 29 (10.94%) TDD
19 29 (10.94%) RESTful
19 29 (10.94%) Analytics
20 28 (10.57%) SOAP
21 26 (9.81%) XML
21 26 (9.81%) SOA
21 26 (9.81%) Middleware
22 25 (9.43%) Data Architecture
22 25 (9.43%) JSON
23 24 (9.06%) XSLT

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 14 (5.28%) Mule
1 14 (5.28%) Red Hat Fuse
2 13 (4.91%) SharePoint
3 10 (3.77%) Oracle Service Bus
3 10 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 4 (1.51%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.51%) Confluence
5 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.13%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.75%) nginx
7 1 (0.38%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.38%) SAS
7 1 (0.38%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.38%) WildFly
Applications
1 16 (6.04%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.13%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.38%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe XD
5 1 (0.38%) Blender
5 1 (0.38%) Maya
Business Applications
1 16 (6.04%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
2 8 (3.02%) Oracle ERP
2 8 (3.02%) SAP S/4HANA
3 5 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (1.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (1.13%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.75%) Sage X3
5 2 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.75%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.75%) SAP GRC
5 2 (0.75%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.38%) Infor CloudSuite
6 1 (0.38%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.38%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 36 (13.58%) Azure
2 23 (8.68%) AWS
3 21 (7.92%) Power Platform
4 17 (6.42%) Office 365
5 10 (3.77%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (3.02%) SaaS
7 5 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (1.89%) PaaS
8 4 (1.51%) Amazon EKS
8 4 (1.51%) GCP
8 4 (1.51%) IaaS
9 3 (1.13%) PowerApps
10 2 (0.75%) Amazon Neptune
10 2 (0.75%) Azure Data Factory
10 2 (0.75%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.75%) Power Automate
10 2 (0.75%) Route 53
10 2 (0.75%) Serverless
11 1 (0.38%) GitHub
11 1 (0.38%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.91%) Firewall
2 12 (4.53%) HTTP
3 6 (2.26%) Network Security
3 6 (2.26%) VoIP
3 6 (2.26%) VPN
3 6 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (1.51%) Internet
5 2 (0.75%) DMZ
5 2 (0.75%) WAN
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.38%) DNS
6 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 1 (0.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 1 (0.38%) LAN
6 1 (0.38%) NGN
6 1 (0.38%) Skype
6 1 (0.38%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.04%) Big Data
2 15 (5.66%) Power BI
3 10 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (3.02%) Qlik Sense
5 7 (2.64%) Pentaho
5 7 (2.64%) QlikView
6 6 (2.26%) Tableau
7 4 (1.51%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (1.13%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.13%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.13%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.75%) Crystal Reports
9 2 (0.75%) MS Access
9 2 (0.75%) Redis
9 2 (0.75%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.40%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.51%) Artifactory
3 4 (1.51%) GitLab
3 4 (1.51%) JIRA
4 2 (0.75%) Jasmine
4 2 (0.75%) TestRail
4 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.38%) Cypress.io
5 1 (0.38%) GoCD
5 1 (0.38%) Gradle
5 1 (0.38%) gulp
5 1 (0.38%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (0.38%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.38%) Maven
5 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.38%) Protractor
5 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.38%) webpack
General
1 177 (66.79%) Finance
2 152 (57.36%) Telecoms
3 151 (56.98%) Public Sector
4 146 (55.09%) Marketing
5 140 (52.83%) Electronics
6 19 (7.17%) Pharmaceutical
7 16 (6.04%) Retail
8 7 (2.64%) French Language
9 4 (1.51%) Automotive
9 4 (1.51%) Banking
9 4 (1.51%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.51%) German Language
9 4 (1.51%) Publishing
9 4 (1.51%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.13%) Italian Language
10 3 (1.13%) Law
10 3 (1.13%) Legal
11 2 (0.75%) Advertising
11 2 (0.75%) Front Office
11 2 (0.75%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 55 (20.75%) Developer
2 42 (15.85%) Architect
3 41 (15.47%) Consultant
4 33 (12.45%) Java Developer
5 29 (10.94%) Analyst
6 25 (9.43%) Integration Developer
7 21 (7.92%) Data Architect
8 19 (7.17%) Data Modeller
8 19 (7.17%) Senior Developer
9 18 (6.79%) Senior Java Developer
10 17 (6.42%) Senior Integration Developer
11 14 (5.28%) Business Analyst
12 13 (4.91%) Windows Engineer
13 12 (4.53%) Project Manager
14 10 (3.77%) Data Analyst
15 9 (3.40%) Lead Architect
15 9 (3.40%) Lead Developer
15 9 (3.40%) Office 365 Consultant
16 8 (3.02%) SQL Data Analyst
16 8 (3.02%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (13.21%) Web Services
2 29 (10.94%) RESTful
3 28 (10.57%) SOAP
4 26 (9.81%) Middleware
4 26 (9.81%) XML
5 25 (9.43%) JSON
6 24 (9.06%) XSLT
7 15 (5.66%) Apache Camel
8 12 (4.53%) HTML
9 11 (4.15%) Node.js
10 9 (3.40%) CSS
11 7 (2.64%) AngularJS
11 7 (2.64%) Kafka
11 7 (2.64%) Spring
12 6 (2.26%) Spring Boot
13 4 (1.51%) Elastic Stack
13 4 (1.51%) React
13 4 (1.51%) REST
14 3 (1.13%) .NET
14 3 (1.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 33 (12.45%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.77%) FMCG
2 10 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.64%) Reference Data
4 6 (2.26%) Life Science
4 6 (2.26%) NHS
4 6 (2.26%) User Experience
5 5 (1.89%) Mobile App
5 5 (1.89%) Social Media
6 4 (1.51%) Data Structures
7 3 (1.13%) AS400
7 3 (1.13%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.13%) PMI
7 3 (1.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (1.13%) W3C
8 2 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.75%) LIMS
8 2 (0.75%) PACS
9 1 (0.38%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.32%) Windows
2 14 (5.28%) Linux
3 13 (4.91%) Windows 10
4 8 (3.02%) Windows Server
5 6 (2.26%) Android
6 5 (1.89%) Apple iOS
7 4 (1.51%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (1.13%) Solaris
9 2 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.75%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.38%) AIX
10 1 (0.38%) HPUX
10 1 (0.38%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.38%) SUSE
10 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (56.23%) Programme Management
2 143 (53.96%) Business Intelligence
3 139 (52.45%) Digital Marketing
4 54 (20.38%) Agile Software Development
5 36 (13.58%) Data Modelling
6 32 (12.08%) Project Management
7 31 (11.70%) Cybersecurity
8 29 (10.94%) Analytics
8 29 (10.94%) TDD
9 26 (9.81%) SOA
10 25 (9.43%) Data Architecture
11 20 (7.55%) ERP
12 18 (6.79%) Actionable Insight
12 18 (6.79%) Data Governance
12 18 (6.79%) Metadata Management
12 18 (6.79%) Reverse Engineering
13 17 (6.42%) Data Analysis
13 17 (6.42%) Digital Analytics
13 17 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
13 17 (6.42%) Strategic Thinking
Programming Languages
1 40 (15.09%) Java
2 24 (9.06%) SQL
3 23 (8.68%) XPath
4 17 (6.42%) JavaScript
5 14 (5.28%) Python
6 8 (3.02%) C
7 7 (2.64%) T-SQL
8 6 (2.26%) Bash Shell
8 6 (2.26%) PowerShell
9 5 (1.89%) Perl
10 4 (1.51%) TypeScript
11 3 (1.13%) VB
12 2 (0.75%) R
12 2 (0.75%) SHACL
12 2 (0.75%) SPARQL
13 1 (0.38%) ABAP
13 1 (0.38%) Groovy
13 1 (0.38%) Java 8
13 1 (0.38%) VBA
13 1 (0.38%) X++
Qualifications
1 23 (8.68%) Security Cleared
2 21 (7.92%) SC Cleared
3 14 (5.28%) Degree
4 3 (1.13%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.13%) PMP
5 2 (0.75%) CISSP
5 2 (0.75%) DV Cleared
5 2 (0.75%) ISEB
5 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.38%) BC Cleared
6 1 (0.38%) CCNP
6 1 (0.38%) CCSE
6 1 (0.38%) CESG Certified Professional
6 1 (0.38%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.38%) HNC
6 1 (0.38%) HND
6 1 (0.38%) MCSA
6 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.38%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.53%) QA
2 11 (4.15%) SLA
3 10 (3.77%) Data Quality
4 7 (2.64%) NIST
4 7 (2.64%) PMO
5 6 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 6 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (1.51%) GDPR
6 4 (1.51%) Section 508
6 4 (1.51%) WAI
7 3 (1.13%) HIPAA
7 3 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.75%) Dublin Core
9 1 (0.38%) COBIT
9 1 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.38%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.38%) NCSC
9 1 (0.38%) NIST 800
9 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.38%) WCAG
System Software
1 12 (4.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.40%) Docker
3 6 (2.26%) Terminal Server
3 6 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.38%) iptables
4 1 (0.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.38%) XenApp
4 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.77%) SCCM
2 9 (3.40%) Terraform
3 8 (3.02%) AirWatch
3 8 (3.02%) Ansible
4 7 (2.64%) Microsoft Intune
5 5 (1.89%) Consul
5 5 (1.89%) Kubernetes
6 4 (1.51%) Grafana
6 4 (1.51%) Istio
6 4 (1.51%) Kibana
6 4 (1.51%) logstash
6 4 (1.51%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.51%) Rancher
6 4 (1.51%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.13%) Puppet
8 2 (0.75%) Fluentd
9 1 (0.38%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.38%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 162 (61.13%) SAP
2 45 (16.98%) Microsoft
3 32 (12.08%) Oracle
4 18 (6.79%) Remedy
5 17 (6.42%) Sparx
6 10 (3.77%) WSO2
7 9 (3.40%) Informatica
7 9 (3.40%) VMware
8 5 (1.89%) Splunk
9 4 (1.51%) CheckPoint
9 4 (1.51%) Cisco
9 4 (1.51%) Samsung
9 4 (1.51%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.13%) AppDynamics
10 3 (1.13%) Extreme Networks
10 3 (1.13%) Google
10 3 (1.13%) Mitel
10 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
11 2 (0.75%) Sage
11 2 (0.75%) Teradata