Period
to 18 December 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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 340 269 321
Rank change year-on-year -71 +52 +41
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 318 467 325
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.68% 0.98% 0.74%
As % of the General category 1.55% 2.13% 1.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 293 253
London median daily rate £525 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £208 £358 £313
90th Percentile £688 £638 £625
England median daily rate £475 £461 £425
% change year-on-year +2.98% +8.53% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 6
London median hourly rate £37.00 £47.42 £47.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.97% -0.87% -4.34%
10th Percentile £35.50 £24.48 £21.13
90th Percentile £38.50 £62.05 £48.92
England median hourly rate £33.32 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year -11.15% +7.14% -3.45%

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 20,537 21,900 18,995
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 43.92% 46.06% 43.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,666 15,788 13,599
London median daily rate £525 £513 £476
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.44% +7.78% +0.11%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £306
90th Percentile £700 £688 £675
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 212 192 193
London median hourly rate £22.72 £23.00 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.24% +12.20% -7.87%
10th Percentile £13.10 £13.80 £11.26
90th Percentile £63.13 £47.80 £55.49
England median hourly rate £24.11 £26.61 £23.68
% change year-on-year -9.38% +12.35% -5.28%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -15 37 £429 +2.39% 29
South London -28 23 £565 +13.00% 12
West London -42 22 £490 +1.87% 30
East London -23 16 £600 +17.07% 12
North London -5 5 £475 -2.56% 7
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 204 (64.15%) Finance
2 161 (50.63%) SAP
3 150 (47.17%) Telecoms
4 139 (43.71%) Business Intelligence
5 135 (42.45%) Programme Management
6 134 (42.14%) Marketing
7 128 (40.25%) Digital Marketing
7 128 (40.25%) Electronics
8 104 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
9 71 (22.33%) Security Cleared
10 55 (17.30%) SC Cleared
11 47 (14.78%) Linux
11 47 (14.78%) DevOps
12 45 (14.15%) Retail
13 40 (12.58%) Microsoft
14 39 (12.26%) Project Management
15 37 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
16 35 (11.01%) SQL
17 34 (10.69%) Ansible
18 29 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
19 28 (8.81%) Jenkins
19 28 (8.81%) Java
19 28 (8.81%) Windows
20 27 (8.49%) Configuration Management
20 27 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
20 27 (8.49%) Scrum
21 25 (7.86%) Logistics
22 24 (7.55%) Git (software)
22 24 (7.55%) Python
22 24 (7.55%) Cybersecurity

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 (3.14%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (1.57%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.26%) Apache
3 4 (1.26%) Apache Spark
3 4 (1.26%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.94%) Apache Pig
4 3 (0.94%) IIS
4 3 (0.94%) nginx
4 3 (0.94%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (0.94%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.63%) Confluence
5 2 (0.63%) Drupal
5 2 (0.63%) JBoss
5 2 (0.63%) NServiceBus
5 2 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.31%) CMS
6 1 (0.31%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.20%) AutoCAD
2 7 (2.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.57%) SketchUp
5 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 8 (2.52%) SAP MM
2 5 (1.57%) SAP QM
3 4 (1.26%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.26%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.94%) Magento
4 3 (0.94%) Sage X3
4 3 (0.94%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.63%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.31%) Actimize
6 1 (0.31%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.31%) Epicor Tropos
6 1 (0.31%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.31%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.31%) Movex
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle Cash Management
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.31%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.64%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (9.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.52%) PaaS
4 7 (2.20%) Google Cloud Platform
5 6 (1.89%) Dynamics 365
6 4 (1.26%) Google App Engine
6 4 (1.26%) SaaS
7 3 (0.94%) Datadog
7 3 (0.94%) GitHub
7 3 (0.94%) IaaS
7 3 (0.94%) Office 365
7 3 (0.94%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.63%) npm
8 2 (0.63%) Quay.io
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon EMR
9 1 (0.31%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.31%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.03%) Firewall
2 14 (4.40%) WAN
3 12 (3.77%) Wireless
4 9 (2.83%) DHCP
5 8 (2.52%) LAN
5 8 (2.52%) SSL
5 8 (2.52%) VoIP
6 7 (2.20%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (2.20%) DNS
6 7 (2.20%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (1.89%) IPsec
7 6 (1.89%) VPN
7 6 (1.89%) WLAN
8 5 (1.57%) BGP
8 5 (1.57%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.57%) OSPF
8 5 (1.57%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.26%) Cisco Wireless
9 4 (1.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.29%) Big Data
2 14 (4.40%) SQL Server
3 13 (4.09%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (2.20%) Hadoop
5 7 (2.20%) Power BI
5 7 (2.20%) SAP HANA
6 6 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.57%) MySQL
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.57%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.26%) MongoDB
9 3 (0.94%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.94%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.94%) HBase
9 3 (0.94%) Redis
9 3 (0.94%) SAP Data Services
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 28 (8.81%) Jenkins
2 24 (7.55%) Git (software)
3 11 (3.46%) JIRA
4 8 (2.52%) Visual Studio
5 5 (1.57%) GitLab
5 5 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
6 4 (1.26%) Artifactory
6 4 (1.26%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.26%) LSMW
6 4 (1.26%) Maven
6 4 (1.26%) Subversion
7 3 (0.94%) ClearCase
7 3 (0.94%) ClearQuest
7 3 (0.94%) Cucumber
7 3 (0.94%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (0.63%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.63%) Mockito
8 2 (0.63%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.63%) Rational Rose
8 2 (0.63%) TeamCity
General
1 204 (64.15%) Finance
2 150 (47.17%) Telecoms
3 134 (42.14%) Marketing
4 128 (40.25%) Electronics
5 45 (14.15%) Retail
6 10 (3.14%) Pharmaceutical
7 9 (2.83%) Military
8 8 (2.52%) Law
9 6 (1.89%) Banking
10 5 (1.57%) Legal
11 3 (0.94%) Avionics
11 3 (0.94%) Back Office
11 3 (0.94%) Billing
12 2 (0.63%) Advertising
13 1 (0.31%) Automotive
13 1 (0.31%) Dutch Language
13 1 (0.31%) French Language
13 1 (0.31%) General Ledger
13 1 (0.31%) German Language
13 1 (0.31%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 39 (12.26%) Developer
2 38 (11.95%) Analyst
3 33 (10.38%) Consultant
4 27 (8.49%) Architect
5 24 (7.55%) DevOps Engineer
6 22 (6.92%) Business Analyst
7 15 (4.72%) Project Manager
8 13 (4.09%) Designer
9 11 (3.46%) Lead DevOps
10 10 (3.14%) Network Engineer
11 9 (2.83%) Cisco Engineer
11 9 (2.83%) Coordinator
12 8 (2.52%) Senior DevOps
12 8 (2.52%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 8 (2.52%) Supply Chain Analyst
13 7 (2.20%) Azure DevOps
13 7 (2.20%) Java Developer
13 7 (2.20%) SAP Consultant
13 7 (2.20%) Security Specialist
13 7 (2.20%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.35%) Middleware
2 14 (4.40%) HTML
3 12 (3.77%) XML
4 11 (3.46%) Web Services
5 10 (3.14%) .NET
5 10 (3.14%) CSS
5 10 (3.14%) REST
6 9 (2.83%) SOAP
7 8 (2.52%) Elastic Stack
8 7 (2.20%) Kafka
9 6 (1.89%) HTML5
9 6 (1.89%) RESTful
10 5 (1.57%) Laravel
11 4 (1.26%) Apache Flex
11 4 (1.26%) Behat
11 4 (1.26%) CSS3
11 4 (1.26%) SAPUI5
12 3 (0.94%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.94%) JSON
12 3 (0.94%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (5.03%) Greenfield Project
3 15 (4.72%) Data Centre
4 14 (4.40%) FMCG
5 11 (3.46%) Life Science
6 9 (2.83%) User Experience
7 8 (2.52%) Data Structures
7 8 (2.52%) PMI
8 6 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (1.57%) NHS
9 5 (1.57%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.26%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.26%) W3C
11 3 (0.94%) Management Information System
11 3 (0.94%) SCADA
12 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.63%) IPTV
12 2 (0.63%) Over-the-Top Content
12 2 (0.63%) Public Cloud
13 1 (0.31%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 47 (14.78%) Linux
2 28 (8.81%) Windows
3 12 (3.77%) Unix
4 8 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (2.52%) Windows 10
5 5 (1.57%) CentOS
6 4 (1.26%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.94%) Mac OS X
7 3 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.63%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.63%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.63%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.31%) AIX
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 139 (43.71%) Business Intelligence
2 135 (42.45%) Programme Management
3 128 (40.25%) Digital Marketing
4 104 (32.70%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (14.78%) DevOps
6 39 (12.26%) Project Management
7 27 (8.49%) Configuration Management
7 27 (8.49%) Scrum
7 27 (8.49%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (7.86%) Logistics
9 24 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
10 22 (6.92%) Continuous Integration
11 21 (6.60%) TDD
12 20 (6.29%) Analytics
13 18 (5.66%) ERP
13 18 (5.66%) Migration
13 18 (5.66%) Waterfall
14 17 (5.35%) Deployment Automation
14 17 (5.35%) PRINCE2
15 16 (5.03%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.01%) SQL
2 28 (8.81%) Java
3 24 (7.55%) Python
4 17 (5.35%) JavaScript
5 8 (2.52%) PHP
6 7 (2.20%) Bash Shell
6 7 (2.20%) C#
7 6 (1.89%) Ruby
8 5 (1.57%) C++
8 5 (1.57%) Java 8
9 4 (1.26%) R
9 4 (1.26%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.94%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
11 2 (0.63%) Ada
11 2 (0.63%) ES6
11 2 (0.63%) Go
11 2 (0.63%) Perl
11 2 (0.63%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.63%) VBScript
12 1 (0.31%) MUMPS
Qualifications
1 71 (22.33%) Security Cleared
2 55 (17.30%) SC Cleared
3 19 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (5.03%) Degree
5 11 (3.46%) CCIE
5 11 (3.46%) CCNP
6 8 (2.52%) DV Cleared
6 8 (2.52%) PMI Certification
7 7 (2.20%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 5 (1.57%) BC Cleared
9 4 (1.26%) CTC Cleared
10 2 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.31%) ACCA
11 1 (0.31%) CISA
11 1 (0.31%) CISM
11 1 (0.31%) CISSP
11 1 (0.31%) ISTQB
11 1 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.57%) SLA
1 5 (1.57%) WCAG
2 4 (1.26%) GDPR
2 4 (1.26%) GxP
2 4 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (1.26%) PMO
2 4 (1.26%) QA
3 3 (0.94%) DO-178B
3 3 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (0.94%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.94%) WAI
4 2 (0.63%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.63%) GMP
4 2 (0.63%) HL7
5 1 (0.31%) Actionable Recommendations
5 1 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 13 (4.09%) Docker
2 11 (3.46%) Active Directory
3 3 (0.94%) Apache Flume
3 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.63%) Ceph
4 2 (0.63%) etcd
4 2 (0.63%) flannel
4 2 (0.63%) GlusterFS
4 2 (0.63%) SkyDNS
4 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.31%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.31%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.31%) XenApp
5 1 (0.31%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (10.69%) Ansible
2 21 (6.60%) Terraform
3 18 (5.66%) Puppet
4 10 (3.14%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (2.83%) Kibana
6 7 (2.20%) logstash
7 6 (1.89%) Kubernetes
8 3 (0.94%) Graphite
8 3 (0.94%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.63%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.63%) Nagios
9 2 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 2 (0.63%) Prometheus
9 2 (0.63%) rkt
9 2 (0.63%) Sysdig
10 1 (0.31%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.31%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.31%) Forum Sentry
10 1 (0.31%) Grafana
10 1 (0.31%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 161 (50.63%) SAP
2 40 (12.58%) Microsoft
3 20 (6.29%) Cisco
4 19 (5.97%) Oracle
5 13 (4.09%) Red Hat
6 12 (3.77%) Palo Alto
7 8 (2.52%) Google
7 8 (2.52%) Splunk
7 8 (2.52%) VMware
7 8 (2.52%) Xerox
8 7 (2.20%) IFS
9 6 (1.89%) IBM
9 6 (1.89%) Meraki
10 5 (1.57%) CheckPoint
10 5 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.26%) Adobe
11 4 (1.26%) AirMagnet
11 4 (1.26%) Apple
11 4 (1.26%) Tableau
12 3 (0.94%) Qualys