Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 266 313 356
Rank change year-on-year +47 +43 -66
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 472 335 274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.99% 0.75% 0.60%
As % of the General category 2.15% 1.75% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 259 172
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £363 £305 £225
90th Percentile £638 £625 £615
England median daily rate £463 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +8.82% +6.25% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 5
London median hourly rate £47.00 £47.83 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.74% -4.34% +237.89%
10th Percentile £25.75 £19.10 £38.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.83 £52.50
England median hourly rate £38.88 £35.00 £34.50
% change year-on-year +11.09% +1.45% +21.05%

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 21919 19192 21457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 46.09% 42.96% 46.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 15784 13761 15127
London median daily rate £513 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £306 £288
90th Percentile £688 £675 £675
England median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 191 197 230
London median hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.20% -6.82% +8.09%
10th Percentile £14.25 £11.25 £12.03
90th Percentile £47.83 £56.87 £55.00
England median hourly rate £26.55 £23.72 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.94% -5.14% +12.99%

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 13 December 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in London over the 6 months to 13 December 2017.

Contractor 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 13 December 2017. 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 +16 76 £481 +28.27% 4
Central London +2 38 £413 -13.16% 7
South London -14 34 £500 +36.99% 11
East London -17 7 £513 -4.65% 3
North London -11 2 £488 +69.57%
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 315 (66.74%) SAP
2 309 (65.47%) Finance
3 257 (54.45%) Programme Management
4 253 (53.60%) Marketing
4 253 (53.60%) Business Intelligence
5 247 (52.33%) Telecoms
6 245 (51.91%) Electronics
7 241 (51.06%) Digital Marketing
8 134 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
9 124 (26.27%) Security Cleared
10 110 (23.31%) SC Cleared
11 83 (17.58%) Java
12 60 (12.71%) ERP
13 57 (12.08%) Pharmaceutical
14 53 (11.23%) DevOps
15 49 (10.38%) Project Management
16 48 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
16 48 (10.17%) Python
17 47 (9.96%) SQL
18 46 (9.75%) JSON
18 46 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
19 45 (9.53%) Linux
20 44 (9.32%) Scrum
21 38 (8.05%) Git (software)
22 37 (7.84%) Ansible
22 37 (7.84%) Docker
23 36 (7.63%) TDD
24 35 (7.42%) JavaScript
24 35 (7.42%) Big Data
25 33 (6.99%) Analytics

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 19 (4.03%) Apache Spark
2 18 (3.81%) Apache
3 12 (2.54%) Mule
3 12 (2.54%) Mule ESB
3 12 (2.54%) nginx
4 8 (1.69%) SharePoint
5 7 (1.48%) Confluence
5 7 (1.48%) Ethereum
5 7 (1.48%) Hyperledger
6 6 (1.27%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.06%) CMS
7 5 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (1.06%) IIS
8 4 (0.85%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.64%) Apache Airflow
9 3 (0.64%) MS Exchange
9 3 (0.64%) WebLogic
9 3 (0.64%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.42%) SAS
10 2 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 19 (4.03%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.27%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.42%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.42%) SPSS
5 2 (0.42%) Stata
6 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.21%) PTC Creo
6 1 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.21%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 15 (3.18%) Dynamics AX
1 15 (3.18%) SAP SD
2 13 (2.75%) SAP FI
3 12 (2.54%) SAP CO
3 12 (2.54%) SAP FI/CO
4 10 (2.12%) SAP FSCM
5 9 (1.91%) NetSuite
6 7 (1.48%) R3 Corda
7 6 (1.27%) Infor LN
8 5 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
9 4 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.85%) Sage X3
9 4 (0.85%) SAP SRM
10 3 (0.64%) SAP HR
10 3 (0.64%) Unica
11 2 (0.42%) JDE EnterpriseOne
11 2 (0.42%) SAP APO
11 2 (0.42%) SAP Business One
11 2 (0.42%) SAP MM
11 2 (0.42%) SAP PLM
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.75%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (3.18%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.91%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (1.91%) GitHub
4 8 (1.69%) G Suite
5 6 (1.27%) Force.com
5 6 (1.27%) IaaS
5 6 (1.27%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
5 6 (1.27%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 5 (1.06%) Google Cloud Platform
6 5 (1.06%) Office 365
7 4 (0.85%) AdWords
8 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.42%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.42%) PaaS
8 2 (0.42%) Route 53
8 2 (0.42%) Trello
8 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (5.30%) Firewall
2 19 (4.03%) TCP/IP
3 16 (3.39%) DNS
4 14 (2.97%) SSL
5 10 (2.12%) HTTP
6 9 (1.91%) VPN
7 7 (1.48%) HTTPS
7 7 (1.48%) SAN
8 6 (1.27%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (1.06%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.85%) Kerberos
10 4 (0.85%) Network Security
11 3 (0.64%) DHCP
11 3 (0.64%) Ethernet
11 3 (0.64%) Internet
11 3 (0.64%) LAN
11 3 (0.64%) WAN
12 1 (0.21%) 3G
12 1 (0.21%) BGP
12 1 (0.21%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (10.17%) PostgreSQL
2 35 (7.42%) Big Data
3 29 (6.14%) MongoDB
4 28 (5.93%) Hadoop
5 21 (4.45%) MySQL
6 19 (4.03%) Relational Database
7 18 (3.81%) SAP BW
7 18 (3.81%) SQL Server
8 14 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
9 12 (2.54%) RDBMS
10 10 (2.12%) HBase
11 9 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
12 8 (1.69%) NoSQL
12 8 (1.69%) Power BI
13 7 (1.48%) Blockchain
13 7 (1.48%) Oracle Database
13 7 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 5 (1.06%) Apache Hive
14 5 (1.06%) Redis
14 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 38 (8.05%) Git (software)
2 21 (4.45%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.81%) JIRA
4 16 (3.39%) Artifactory
5 11 (2.33%) Sonatype Nexus
6 10 (2.12%) IntelliJ
7 8 (1.69%) Ant
8 7 (1.48%) GitLab
8 7 (1.48%) Protractor
8 7 (1.48%) SoapUI
9 6 (1.27%) Cucumber
9 6 (1.27%) Eclipse
10 5 (1.06%) JUnit
10 5 (1.06%) Maven
11 4 (0.85%) Gerrit
11 4 (0.85%) MorphX
11 4 (0.85%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.64%) Burp Suite
12 3 (0.64%) JMeter
12 3 (0.64%) LabVIEW
General
1 309 (65.47%) Finance
2 253 (53.60%) Marketing
3 247 (52.33%) Telecoms
4 245 (51.91%) Electronics
5 57 (12.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 25 (5.30%) Retail
7 11 (2.33%) Banking
7 11 (2.33%) General Ledger
8 8 (1.69%) Advertising
9 7 (1.48%) Law
10 6 (1.27%) Legal
11 5 (1.06%) Spanish Language
12 4 (0.85%) Portuguese Language
12 4 (0.85%) Publishing
13 3 (0.64%) French Language
13 3 (0.64%) German Language
13 3 (0.64%) Polish Language
14 2 (0.42%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.42%) Automotive
14 2 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 94 (19.92%) Developer
2 73 (15.47%) Consultant
3 53 (11.23%) Analyst
4 38 (8.05%) Project Manager
5 36 (7.63%) Architect
5 36 (7.63%) Business Analyst
6 33 (6.99%) SAP Consultant
7 30 (6.36%) DevOps Engineer
8 26 (5.51%) Java Developer
9 24 (5.08%) Senior Developer
10 19 (4.03%) Functional Consultant
11 17 (3.60%) SAP Analyst
12 16 (3.39%) Senior Analyst
13 15 (3.18%) SAP Functional Consultant
14 14 (2.97%) Android Developer
15 13 (2.75%) SAP FI Consultant
15 13 (2.75%) Senior Business Analyst
16 12 (2.54%) Administrator
16 12 (2.54%) SAP Business Analyst
17 11 (2.33%) SAP CO Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (9.75%) JSON
2 27 (5.72%) RESTful
2 27 (5.72%) Web Services
3 24 (5.08%) Node.js
4 21 (4.45%) HTML
5 20 (4.24%) CSS
5 20 (4.24%) Elastic Stack
5 20 (4.24%) Spring
6 17 (3.60%) REST
7 15 (3.18%) Spring Boot
8 14 (2.97%) AngularJS
8 14 (2.97%) Kafka
9 13 (2.75%) SOAP
10 12 (2.54%) .NET
11 11 (2.33%) RabbitMQ
12 10 (2.12%) Akka
12 10 (2.12%) XML
13 9 (1.91%) Material Design
13 9 (1.91%) RxJava
14 8 (1.69%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.36%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (5.72%) FMCG
3 19 (4.03%) User Experience
3 19 (4.03%) Virtual Team
4 17 (3.60%) Fintech
5 16 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 11 (2.33%) Management Information System
7 10 (2.12%) NHS
7 10 (2.12%) PKI
8 9 (1.91%) Algorithms
9 6 (1.27%) CCTV
9 6 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (1.27%) PMI
10 5 (1.06%) BYOD
10 5 (1.06%) Data Centre
10 5 (1.06%) Life Science
11 4 (0.85%) Client/Server
11 4 (0.85%) Computer Science
11 4 (0.85%) SCADA
11 4 (0.85%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 45 (9.53%) Linux
2 31 (6.57%) Windows
3 18 (3.81%) Unix
4 15 (3.18%) Android
5 13 (2.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.12%) Windows Server
8 9 (1.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (1.06%) Windows 10
10 4 (0.85%) AIX
10 4 (0.85%) Solaris
11 2 (0.42%) VMS
11 2 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.21%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.21%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.21%) MVS
12 1 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.21%) SUSE
12 1 (0.21%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.21%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 257 (54.45%) Programme Management
2 253 (53.60%) Business Intelligence
3 241 (51.06%) Digital Marketing
4 134 (28.39%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (12.71%) ERP
6 53 (11.23%) DevOps
7 49 (10.38%) Project Management
8 44 (9.32%) Scrum
9 36 (7.63%) TDD
10 33 (6.99%) Analytics
11 29 (6.14%) Migration
12 28 (5.93%) Continuous Integration
13 25 (5.30%) Microservices
14 24 (5.08%) Open Source
15 22 (4.66%) Configuration Management
16 21 (4.45%) Data Modelling
16 21 (4.45%) Visualisation
17 19 (4.03%) Stakeholder Management
18 18 (3.81%) BDD
18 18 (3.81%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 83 (17.58%) Java
2 48 (10.17%) Python
3 47 (9.96%) SQL
4 35 (7.42%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.39%) Ruby
6 10 (2.12%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.69%) C
7 8 (1.69%) C#
7 8 (1.69%) Go
8 7 (1.48%) R
9 6 (1.27%) Apex Code
9 6 (1.27%) PHP
9 6 (1.27%) PowerShell
9 6 (1.27%) SOQL
10 5 (1.06%) C++
11 4 (0.85%) X++
12 3 (0.64%) PL/SQL
12 3 (0.64%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.42%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.42%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 124 (26.27%) Security Cleared
2 110 (23.31%) SC Cleared
3 32 (6.78%) Degree
4 13 (2.75%) SAP Certification
5 10 (2.12%) DV Cleared
6 9 (1.91%) PMI Certification
7 8 (1.69%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (1.69%) PMP
8 7 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.48%) Master's Degree
9 5 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
10 4 (0.85%) CISSP
11 3 (0.64%) CCNA
11 3 (0.64%) CCNP
11 3 (0.64%) CCSP
11 3 (0.64%) CREST Certified
11 3 (0.64%) HND
12 2 (0.42%) CESG Certified Professional
12 2 (0.42%) GIAC
12 2 (0.42%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.54%) Data Quality
2 8 (1.69%) GxP
2 8 (1.69%) PMO
3 7 (1.48%) GDPR
3 7 (1.48%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (1.06%) GMP
5 4 (0.85%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 4 (0.85%) EMIR
5 4 (0.85%) GAMP
5 4 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.64%) SLA
7 2 (0.42%) COBIT
7 2 (0.42%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.42%) ISO 13485
7 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.42%) MiFID
7 2 (0.42%) QA
7 2 (0.42%) RMADS
8 1 (0.21%) WAI
8 1 (0.21%) WCAG
System Software
1 37 (7.84%) Docker
2 12 (2.54%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (1.06%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 4 (0.85%) HDFS
5 4 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.42%) ISA Server
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle Clusterware
6 2 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.42%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.21%) iptables
7 1 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (7.84%) Ansible
2 30 (6.36%) Puppet
3 28 (5.93%) Kubernetes
4 16 (3.39%) logstash
5 15 (3.18%) Kibana
6 13 (2.75%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.75%) Terraform
7 10 (2.12%) HAProxy
8 7 (1.48%) Grafana
8 7 (1.48%) Salt
9 5 (1.06%) FlexNet
10 4 (0.85%) HP Operations Orchestration
10 4 (0.85%) SCCM
10 4 (0.85%) ZABBIX
11 3 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
11 3 (0.64%) Nessus
11 3 (0.64%) Oozie
12 2 (0.42%) Oracle RMAN
12 2 (0.42%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.42%) SCSM
Vendors
1 315 (66.74%) SAP
2 29 (6.14%) Microsoft
3 23 (4.87%) Oracle
4 18 (3.81%) VMware
5 15 (3.18%) Google
6 11 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
7 9 (1.91%) IBM
7 9 (1.91%) Splunk
7 9 (1.91%) Tableau
8 7 (1.48%) ServiceNow
9 6 (1.27%) Baan
9 6 (1.27%) HP
9 6 (1.27%) Infor
9 6 (1.27%) Juniper
9 6 (1.27%) MicroStrategy
9 6 (1.27%) Red Hat
10 5 (1.06%) AppDynamics
10 5 (1.06%) JD Edwards
10 5 (1.06%) Sage
11 4 (0.85%) WatchGuard