Period
to 29 September 2020

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 29 September 2020 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
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 177 291 380
Rank change year-on-year +114 +89 -128
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 187 316 265
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 1.39% 0.84% 0.58%
As % of the General category 2.78% 1.87% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 238 193
Median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -
10th Percentile £341 £370 £205
90th Percentile £675 £652 £675
England median daily rate £525 £475 £468
% change year-on-year +10.53% +1.60% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Median hourly rate £77.50 £37.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.30% -11.18% -10.37%
10th Percentile £32.45 £23.73 £38.75
90th Percentile £78.75 £51.58 £46.25
England median hourly rate £35.00 £27.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year +26.13% -20.71% -5.41%

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 6,717 16,854 21,566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 49.93% 44.59% 47.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,638 11,693 15,369
Median daily rate £525 £525 £525
10th Percentile £328 £325 £320
90th Percentile £750 £713 £700
England median daily rate £500 £495 £475
% change year-on-year +0.92% +4.30% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 199 249
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £22.93
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.09% -4.06% +4.46%
10th Percentile £17.54 £12.76 £13.31
90th Percentile £53.85 £52.50 £54.41
Median hourly rate £31.20 £22.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +38.64% +2.27% -2.22%

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 29 September 2020.

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 29 September 2020.

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 29 September 2020. 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 +24 15 £500 +6.38% 13
Central London +110 14 £575 +27.78% 11
South London +49 5 - - 1
North London +16 3 £300 -38.46% 6
East London +44 2 £463 -13.95% 4
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, 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.

1 124 (66.31%) Finance
2 117 (62.57%) SAP
3 102 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 102 (54.55%) Programme Management
3 102 (54.55%) Public Sector
4 99 (52.94%) Marketing
5 95 (50.80%) Electronics
5 95 (50.80%) Business Intelligence
6 94 (50.27%) Digital Marketing
7 41 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
8 38 (20.32%) Azure
9 36 (19.25%) Microsoft
10 33 (17.65%) Security Cleared
11 28 (14.97%) SC Cleared
12 24 (12.83%) Project Management
13 23 (12.30%) Windows
14 22 (11.76%) DevOps
15 21 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
16 20 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
16 20 (10.70%) Java
16 20 (10.70%) ERP
16 20 (10.70%) Migration
16 20 (10.70%) SaaS
17 19 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
17 19 (10.16%) AWS
18 17 (9.09%) JavaScript
19 16 (8.56%) Python
19 16 (8.56%) Pharmaceutical
19 16 (8.56%) Microservices
20 15 (8.02%) Windows 10

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 6 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.67%) Apache Spark
2 5 (2.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (2.14%) Elasticsearch
4 3 (1.60%) Confluence
4 3 (1.60%) Mule
4 3 (1.60%) Oracle Service Bus
4 3 (1.60%) Red Hat Fuse
4 3 (1.60%) Skype for Business
5 2 (1.07%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (1.07%) nginx
6 1 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.53%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) WebLogic
Applications
1 9 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (4.28%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.53%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.53%) Adobe XD
3 1 (0.53%) Blender
3 1 (0.53%) Figma
3 1 (0.53%) Maya
3 1 (0.53%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (4.28%) SAP S/4HANA
2 7 (3.74%) Oracle ERP
3 5 (2.67%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (2.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (1.07%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (1.07%) SAP GRC
5 2 (1.07%) SAP PM
5 2 (1.07%) SAP SCM
6 1 (0.53%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.53%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.53%) SAP EWM
6 1 (0.53%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.53%) SAP FSCM
6 1 (0.53%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.53%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.53%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.53%) SAP Travel Management
Cloud Services
1 38 (20.32%) Azure
2 20 (10.70%) SaaS
3 19 (10.16%) AWS
4 15 (8.02%) Office 365
4 15 (8.02%) PaaS
5 11 (5.88%) IaaS
6 8 (4.28%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.14%) Amazon EKS
7 4 (2.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (2.14%) GCP
8 3 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
8 3 (1.60%) OneDrive
8 3 (1.60%) Serverless
9 2 (1.07%) Akamai
9 2 (1.07%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.07%) AWS CloudFormation
9 2 (1.07%) Azure Machine Learning
9 2 (1.07%) Azure Stack
10 1 (0.53%) GitHub
10 1 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.88%) DNS
2 9 (4.81%) Firewall
3 4 (2.14%) VPN
3 4 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (1.60%) Skype
5 2 (1.07%) DMZ
5 2 (1.07%) HTTP
6 1 (0.53%) Internet
6 1 (0.53%) Intranet
6 1 (0.53%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.53%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.88%) Big Data
2 8 (4.28%) Power BI
3 7 (3.74%) MongoDB
4 6 (3.21%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (2.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (2.14%) Hadoop
6 4 (2.14%) NoSQL
6 4 (2.14%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.60%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (1.60%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (1.60%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.07%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.07%) MySQL
8 2 (1.07%) QlikView
8 2 (1.07%) Redis
8 2 (1.07%) Spark SQL
9 1 (0.53%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.53%) Oracle ODI
9 1 (0.53%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 11 (5.88%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.14%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.14%) JIRA
3 2 (1.07%) Jasmine
3 2 (1.07%) Mockito
3 2 (1.07%) TestRail
4 1 (0.53%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.53%) Cypress.io
4 1 (0.53%) GitLab
4 1 (0.53%) GoCD
4 1 (0.53%) Gradle
4 1 (0.53%) gulp
4 1 (0.53%) IBM UrbanCode
4 1 (0.53%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (0.53%) Maven
4 1 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.53%) Protractor
4 1 (0.53%) Subversion
4 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.53%) webpack
General
1 124 (66.31%) Finance
2 102 (54.55%) Public Sector
2 102 (54.55%) Telecoms
3 99 (52.94%) Marketing
4 95 (50.80%) Electronics
5 16 (8.56%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (6.95%) Retail
7 6 (3.21%) German Language
8 5 (2.67%) French Language
8 5 (2.67%) Legal
8 5 (2.67%) Spanish Language
9 4 (2.14%) Automotive
9 4 (2.14%) Law
10 3 (1.60%) Banking
10 3 (1.60%) Billing
10 3 (1.60%) Italian Language
11 2 (1.07%) Aerospace
11 2 (1.07%) General Ledger
11 2 (1.07%) Local Government
11 2 (1.07%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (16.04%) Developer
2 24 (12.83%) Architect
3 22 (11.76%) Consultant
4 18 (9.63%) Analyst
5 14 (7.49%) Business Analyst
6 11 (5.88%) Java Developer
7 10 (5.35%) Office 365 Engineer
7 10 (5.35%) Windows Engineer
8 8 (4.28%) Project Manager
9 7 (3.74%) Data Architect
9 7 (3.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 7 (3.74%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (3.21%) Designer
10 6 (3.21%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (3.21%) Node.js Developer
10 6 (3.21%) SAP Consultant
11 5 (2.67%) JavaScript Developer
11 5 (2.67%) SCCM Consultant
11 5 (2.67%) SCCM Engineer
11 5 (2.67%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.42%) Web Services
2 11 (5.88%) HTML
2 11 (5.88%) Node.js
3 9 (4.81%) REST
4 8 (4.28%) CSS
4 8 (4.28%) SOAP
5 7 (3.74%) JSON
5 7 (3.74%) Middleware
5 7 (3.74%) RESTful
5 7 (3.74%) XML
6 6 (3.21%) AngularJS
6 6 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
6 6 (3.21%) Velocity
7 5 (2.67%) Spring
7 5 (2.67%) XSLT
8 4 (2.14%) Kafka
8 4 (2.14%) React
9 3 (1.60%) SAP Fiori
9 3 (1.60%) Sass
9 3 (1.60%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 9 (4.81%) Social Media
3 9 (4.81%) User Experience
4 8 (4.28%) FMCG
5 6 (3.21%) Cloud Native
6 5 (2.67%) NHS
7 4 (2.14%) Life Science
7 4 (2.14%) PMI
8 3 (1.60%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.60%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.07%) Algorithms
9 2 (1.07%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.07%) Embedded Systems
9 2 (1.07%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.53%) Animation
10 1 (0.53%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.53%) Mashup
10 1 (0.53%) Pharmacovigilance
10 1 (0.53%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (12.30%) Windows
2 15 (8.02%) Windows 10
3 14 (7.49%) Linux
4 5 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (2.67%) Unix
5 4 (2.14%) Android
5 4 (2.14%) Mac OS X
6 2 (1.07%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.07%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.53%) HPUX
7 1 (0.53%) SUSE
7 1 (0.53%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 102 (54.55%) Programme Management
2 95 (50.80%) Business Intelligence
3 94 (50.27%) Digital Marketing
4 41 (21.93%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (12.83%) Project Management
6 22 (11.76%) DevOps
7 21 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
8 20 (10.70%) ERP
8 20 (10.70%) Migration
9 19 (10.16%) Cybersecurity
10 16 (8.56%) Microservices
11 15 (8.02%) Analytics
12 13 (6.95%) Data Modelling
12 13 (6.95%) Mobile Device Management
13 11 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
14 10 (5.35%) Visualisation
15 9 (4.81%) Change Management
15 9 (4.81%) Scrum
15 9 (4.81%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 9 (4.81%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.70%) Java
2 17 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 16 (8.56%) Python
4 14 (7.49%) SQL
5 6 (3.21%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.67%) TypeScript
7 4 (2.14%) R
7 4 (2.14%) XPath
8 3 (1.60%) Java 8
8 3 (1.60%) Perl
9 2 (1.07%) C
9 2 (1.07%) Groovy
9 2 (1.07%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.07%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.53%) ABAP
10 1 (0.53%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.53%) C#
10 1 (0.53%) DataFlex
10 1 (0.53%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.53%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 33 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 28 (14.97%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.35%) Degree
4 6 (3.21%) PMI Certification
5 4 (2.14%) PMP
6 3 (1.60%) CISSP
6 3 (1.60%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.07%) ISEB
7 2 (1.07%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.07%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.53%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.53%) CISM
8 1 (0.53%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.53%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.28%) GDPR
2 7 (3.74%) PMO
2 7 (3.74%) QA
3 5 (2.67%) SLA
4 3 (1.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.60%) NIST
5 2 (1.07%) GxP
5 2 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.07%) Section 508
5 2 (1.07%) WAI
5 2 (1.07%) WCAG
6 1 (0.53%) COBIT
6 1 (0.53%) GAMP
6 1 (0.53%) GMP
6 1 (0.53%) HIPAA
6 1 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.53%) NCSC
6 1 (0.53%) NIST 800
6 1 (0.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (5.88%) Docker
2 7 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.53%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (6.95%) Kubernetes
2 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
2 11 (5.88%) Terraform
3 9 (4.81%) Ansible
4 8 (4.28%) SCCM
5 5 (2.67%) AirWatch
5 5 (2.67%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (2.14%) Prometheus
6 4 (2.14%) Rancher
7 3 (1.60%) Kibana
7 3 (1.60%) logstash
7 3 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (1.60%) Puppet
8 2 (1.07%) Istio
9 1 (0.53%) Consul
9 1 (0.53%) Grafana
9 1 (0.53%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 117 (62.57%) SAP
2 36 (19.25%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.02%) Oracle
4 7 (3.74%) ServiceNow
5 6 (3.21%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (1.60%) Adobe
6 3 (1.60%) Ariba
6 3 (1.60%) Google
6 3 (1.60%) Sparx
6 3 (1.60%) Splunk
6 3 (1.60%) Tableau
6 3 (1.60%) WSO2
7 2 (1.07%) CyberArk
7 2 (1.07%) Infor
7 2 (1.07%) New Relic
7 2 (1.07%) OpenText
7 2 (1.07%) Rockwell
7 2 (1.07%) Samsung
7 2 (1.07%) Teradata
7 2 (1.07%) Thycotic