Period
to

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 25 May 2022 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
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 249 208 263
Rank change year-on-year -41 +55 +76
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 405 301 168
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.05% 1.23% 0.85%
As % of the General category 1.74% 2.15% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 197 114
10th Percentile £462 £363 £387
25th Percentile £498 £463 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £688 £650 £600
90th Percentile £738 £738 £675
England median daily rate £550 £511 £525
% change year-on-year +7.74% -2.76% +8.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
10th Percentile £26.38 £27.10 -
25th Percentile £27.69 £41.50 -
Median hourly rate £30.75 £66.00 £17.00
Median % change year-on-year -53.41% +288.24% -69.09%
75th Percentile £34.19 £70.13 -
90th Percentile £35.73 £72.30 -
England median hourly rate £37.83 £35.00 £26.66
% change year-on-year +8.09% +31.27% -3.05%

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 23,342 14,021 11,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 60.41% 57.42% 55.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,912 9,916 7,836
10th Percentile £385 £350 £313
25th Percentile £475 £431 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £580 £530 £525
Median % change year-on-year +9.43% +0.95% -
75th Percentile £700 £650 £626
90th Percentile £800 £725 £725
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 296 155 183
10th Percentile £18.50 £14.60 £12.95
25th Percentile £25.68 £19.38 £17.13
Median hourly rate £35.50 £27.50 £23.00
Median % change year-on-year +29.09% +19.57% +15.00%
75th Percentile £49.25 £47.38 £39.00
90th Percentile £65.38 £64.60 £53.75
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.05 £19.95
% change year-on-year +2.14% +5.51% +6.40%

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 25 May 2022.

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
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 25 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -29 12 £550 -6.18% 13
West London -5 9 £590 +12.92% 15
East London -9 7 £475 +1.60% 7
North London -4 2 £288 -25.81%
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, 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.

1 246 (60.74%) Finance
2 240 (59.26%) SAP
3 195 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
4 191 (47.16%) Public Sector
5 190 (46.91%) Programme Management
6 189 (46.67%) Telecoms
6 189 (46.67%) Marketing
7 185 (45.68%) Digital Marketing
7 185 (45.68%) Electronics
8 98 (24.20%) Azure
9 83 (20.49%) Agile
10 75 (18.52%) Social Skills
11 69 (17.04%) Microsoft
12 52 (12.84%) Oracle
13 44 (10.86%) Data Modelling
14 41 (10.12%) AWS
14 41 (10.12%) Analytics
15 40 (9.88%) ERP
16 37 (9.14%) Data Analysis
17 36 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
18 34 (8.40%) Data Architecture
19 33 (8.15%) Service Management
20 32 (7.90%) SQL
20 32 (7.90%) Logistics
21 31 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
21 31 (7.65%) Metadata
22 30 (7.41%) SAP S/4HANA
22 30 (7.41%) Project Management
23 29 (7.16%) JavaScript
23 29 (7.16%) Technical Architecture

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 20 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (0.74%) Apache Spark
4 2 (0.49%) Confluence
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.25%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.25%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.25%) JBoss
5 1 (0.25%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Fuse
5 1 (0.25%) SAS
5 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.25%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.48%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (0.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.74%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.74%) Sketch
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.49%) Adobe XD
4 2 (0.49%) InVision
4 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.49%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (0.49%) Zeplin
5 1 (0.25%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.25%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.25%) FreeHand
5 1 (0.25%) Houdini
5 1 (0.25%) Maya
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 30 (7.41%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (3.46%) Oracle SCM
3 10 (2.47%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.48%) SAP MM
5 5 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 5 (1.23%) Oracle Payables
6 4 (0.99%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (0.99%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.99%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.99%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.99%) SAP IBP
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Receivables
7 3 (0.74%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
7 3 (0.74%) SAP PP
7 3 (0.74%) SAP QM
7 3 (0.74%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
8 2 (0.49%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 98 (24.20%) Azure
2 41 (10.12%) AWS
3 28 (6.91%) Power Platform
4 27 (6.67%) PaaS
5 25 (6.17%) Dynamics 365
6 22 (5.43%) GCP
7 18 (4.44%) IaaS
8 17 (4.20%) Microsoft 365
9 16 (3.95%) SaaS
10 11 (2.72%) Azure Active Directory
10 11 (2.72%) GitHub
11 7 (1.73%) PowerApps
12 6 (1.48%) Azure Data Factory
12 6 (1.48%) GitHub Actions
13 4 (0.99%) Azure Logic Apps
13 4 (0.99%) OneDrive
13 4 (0.99%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 3 (0.74%) BrowserStack
14 3 (0.74%) Cohesity
14 3 (0.74%) Sauce Labs
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.98%) HTTP
2 5 (1.23%) Unified Communications
3 4 (0.99%) PABX
4 3 (0.74%) MQTT
4 3 (0.74%) SAN
4 3 (0.74%) VPN
5 2 (0.49%) 5G
5 2 (0.49%) Ethernet
5 2 (0.49%) Firewall
5 2 (0.49%) LTE
5 2 (0.49%) Network Security
5 2 (0.49%) Wireless
6 1 (0.25%) DNS
6 1 (0.25%) LAN
6 1 (0.25%) MPLS
6 1 (0.25%) Skype
6 1 (0.25%) SMS
6 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.25%) WAN
6 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (7.65%) Metadata
2 22 (5.43%) Power BI
3 19 (4.69%) PostgreSQL
4 18 (4.44%) SQL Server
5 17 (4.20%) Metadata Repository
6 11 (2.72%) Data Lake
7 9 (2.22%) Pentaho
7 9 (2.22%) Qlik Sense
7 9 (2.22%) QlikView
7 9 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 8 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.73%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.73%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.48%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.99%) Big Data
11 4 (0.99%) NoSQL
12 3 (0.74%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.74%) Azure SQL Database
12 3 (0.74%) InfluxDB
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (2.47%) JIRA
2 9 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.73%) CircleCI
3 7 (1.73%) Postman
4 6 (1.48%) Subversion
5 5 (1.23%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.23%) Selenium
6 4 (0.99%) ERwin
7 3 (0.74%) Cypress.io
7 3 (0.74%) Gatling
7 3 (0.74%) JMeter
7 3 (0.74%) Protractor
7 3 (0.74%) SpecFlow
7 3 (0.74%) TestCafe
8 2 (0.49%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.49%) Gradle
8 2 (0.49%) Maven
8 2 (0.49%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.25%) Fiddler
9 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 246 (60.74%) Finance
2 191 (47.16%) Public Sector
3 189 (46.67%) Marketing
3 189 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 185 (45.68%) Electronics
5 75 (18.52%) Social Skills
6 36 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
7 27 (6.67%) Retail
8 17 (4.20%) Pharmaceutical
9 12 (2.96%) Influencing Skills
10 10 (2.47%) Automotive
10 10 (2.47%) Local Government
10 10 (2.47%) Presentation Skills
11 9 (2.22%) Law
12 6 (1.48%) Legal
13 5 (1.23%) German Language
14 4 (0.99%) Billing
15 3 (0.74%) Banking
15 3 (0.74%) Japanese Language
15 3 (0.74%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 82 (20.25%) Architect
2 50 (12.35%) Developer
3 40 (9.88%) Consultant
4 37 (9.14%) Project Manager
5 34 (8.40%) Analyst
6 30 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
7 28 (6.91%) Data Architect
8 22 (5.43%) Data Modeller
9 16 (3.95%) Data Analyst
10 15 (3.70%) Azure Engineer
11 14 (3.46%) IT Manager
12 13 (3.21%) IT Project Manager
13 11 (2.72%) AWS Architect
13 11 (2.72%) Azure Architect
13 11 (2.72%) Business Analyst
13 11 (2.72%) Functional Consultant
13 11 (2.72%) SAP Consultant
14 9 (2.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 9 (2.22%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (5.93%) .NET
2 21 (5.19%) REST
3 19 (4.69%) Web Services
4 18 (4.44%) HTML
5 14 (3.46%) Node.js
6 12 (2.96%) React
6 12 (2.96%) XML
7 10 (2.47%) AngularJS
8 9 (2.22%) ASP.NET
8 9 (2.22%) CSS
8 9 (2.22%) Ruby on Rails
8 9 (2.22%) WCF
9 8 (1.98%) ADO
9 8 (1.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 8 (1.98%) Swagger
10 7 (1.73%) Oracle Fusion
10 7 (1.73%) Spring
11 6 (1.48%) Spring Boot
11 6 (1.48%) Spring Cloud
12 5 (1.23%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.44%) User Experience
2 14 (3.46%) Management Information System
3 13 (3.21%) FMCG
4 10 (2.47%) IoT
5 9 (2.22%) Reference Data
6 8 (1.98%) Cloud Native
7 7 (1.73%) NHS
7 7 (1.73%) Public Cloud
7 7 (1.73%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (1.23%) Legacy Systems
9 5 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.23%) Self-Motivation
10 4 (0.99%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.99%) e-Learning
11 3 (0.74%) Blockchain
11 3 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 3 (0.74%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.49%) Industrial Internet of Things
12 2 (0.49%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.19%) Linux
2 20 (4.94%) Windows
3 10 (2.47%) Unix
4 8 (1.98%) Mac OS X
5 6 (1.48%) Windows Server
6 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.74%) Android
7 3 (0.74%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.49%) VMS
9 1 (0.25%) Solaris
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.25%) Windows 2000
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 195 (48.15%) Business Intelligence
2 190 (46.91%) Programme Management
3 185 (45.68%) Digital Marketing
4 83 (20.49%) Agile
5 44 (10.86%) Data Modelling
6 41 (10.12%) Analytics
7 40 (9.88%) ERP
8 37 (9.14%) Data Analysis
9 34 (8.40%) Data Architecture
10 33 (8.15%) Service Management
11 32 (7.90%) Logistics
12 31 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 30 (7.41%) Project Management
14 29 (7.16%) Technical Architecture
15 28 (6.91%) DevOps
16 27 (6.67%) Test Automation
17 26 (6.42%) Actionable Insight
17 26 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
17 26 (6.42%) Scrum
18 24 (5.93%) Requirements Gathering
Programming Languages
1 32 (7.90%) SQL
2 29 (7.16%) JavaScript
3 24 (5.93%) Java
4 18 (4.44%) C#
5 12 (2.96%) Python
5 12 (2.96%) T-SQL
6 9 (2.22%) Go
6 9 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 9 (2.22%) Ruby
6 9 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 8 (1.98%) Kotlin
7 8 (1.98%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.23%) ABAP
8 5 (1.23%) C
9 4 (0.99%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.74%) Ada
10 3 (0.74%) ES7
11 2 (0.49%) Bash
12 1 (0.25%) R
12 1 (0.25%) XPath
Qualifications
1 20 (4.94%) Degree
2 14 (3.46%) Security Cleared
3 12 (2.96%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (1.73%) MCSE
6 4 (0.99%) PMP
7 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (0.74%) CISSP
7 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.49%) CISM
9 1 (0.25%) CEH
9 1 (0.25%) CISA
9 1 (0.25%) ISEB
9 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.25%) MCITP
9 1 (0.25%) MCTS
9 1 (0.25%) OCP
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.25%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.44%) Data Quality
2 17 (4.20%) SLA
3 11 (2.72%) QA
4 6 (1.48%) NCSC
5 5 (1.23%) PMO
6 4 (0.99%) GRC
7 3 (0.74%) Accessibility
7 3 (0.74%) Actionable Recommendations
8 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.25%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) GMP
9 1 (0.25%) GxP
9 1 (0.25%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.25%) NIST
System Software
1 14 (3.46%) Active Directory
1 14 (3.46%) Docker
2 4 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.25%) Citrix Hypervisor
4 1 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (0.25%) MetaFrame
4 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.25%) zsh
Systems Management
1 17 (4.20%) Terraform
2 13 (3.21%) Kubernetes
3 7 (1.73%) Ansible
4 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (0.74%) NetBackup
6 3 (0.74%) Puppet
7 1 (0.25%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.25%) Istio
7 1 (0.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 240 (59.26%) SAP
2 69 (17.04%) Microsoft
3 52 (12.84%) Oracle
4 15 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 14 (3.46%) Google
6 10 (2.47%) Cisco
6 10 (2.47%) Remedy
6 10 (2.47%) Siemens
7 9 (2.22%) Informatica
8 8 (1.98%) Ariba
8 8 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.48%) Databricks
10 5 (1.23%) Adobe
10 5 (1.23%) BT
10 5 (1.23%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.23%) VMware
11 4 (0.99%) MuleSoft
11 4 (0.99%) Sparx
12 3 (0.74%) Brocade
12 3 (0.74%) JD Edwards