The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 June 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
North West > Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 62 57
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 31 44 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.20% 2.46% 2.44%
As % of the General category 6.49% 7.06% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 18
Manchester median daily rate £274 £356 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.01% +9.61%  
10th Percentile £164 £231 £285
90th Percentile £538 £453 £412
North West median daily rate £350 £305 £374
% change year-on-year +14.75% -18.39%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £14.50 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.23%  
North West median hourly rate £44.00 £25.12 £46.21
% change year-on-year +75.15% -45.63%  

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 478 623 606
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.90% 34.88% 39.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 550 554
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
10th Percentile £210 £263 £263
90th Percentile £588 £650 £570
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 13 8
Manchester median hourly rate £19.50 £14.50 £15.98
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.48% -9.23%  
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.20 £14.62
90th Percentile £38.05 £41.50 £18.86
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £20.50 £16.14
% change year-on-year +7.31% +27.03%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stockport +6 1 £313 -24.24% 2
Oldham - 1 £175 - 3
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 23 (39.66%) SAP
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
1 23 (39.66%) Life Science
2 17 (29.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (25.86%) Programme Management
4 14 (24.14%) Marketing
5 13 (22.41%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (22.41%) Electronics
5 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
5 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (18.97%) Windows
7 9 (15.52%) Java
8 8 (13.79%) .NET
8 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
8 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (12.07%) Apache Spark
9 7 (12.07%) Open Source
9 7 (12.07%) Big Data
9 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
9 7 (12.07%) Hadoop
9 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
9 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
9 7 (12.07%) Python
9 7 (12.07%) Project Management
10 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.34%) C#
10 6 (10.34%) MVC
10 6 (10.34%) Google

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 7 (12.07%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.45%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Confluence
4 1 (1.72%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) CATIA
2 1 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (29.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.72%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.72%) Primavera
2 1 (1.72%) Sage X3
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Business One
2 1 (1.72%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.72%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.72%) SAP HCM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP MII
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Payroll
2 1 (1.72%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.72%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (12.07%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (8.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (3.45%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (3.45%) SaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.72%) GitHub
5 1 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (1.72%) Office 365
5 1 (1.72%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.17%) LAN
2 2 (3.45%) VoIP
2 2 (3.45%) WAN
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (1.72%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (1.72%) DNS
3 1 (1.72%) Firewall
3 1 (1.72%) Network Security
3 1 (1.72%) RFID
3 1 (1.72%) VLAN
3 1 (1.72%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.79%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.07%) Big Data
2 7 (12.07%) Hadoop
3 2 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.45%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.72%) DB2
4 1 (1.72%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.72%) MS Access
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Jenkins
1 4 (6.90%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.45%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.72%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (1.72%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.72%) TeamCity
3 1 (1.72%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (39.66%) Finance
2 14 (24.14%) Marketing
3 13 (22.41%) Electronics
3 13 (22.41%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
4 2 (3.45%) Automotive
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
5 1 (1.72%) Banking
5 1 (1.72%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.72%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (18.97%) Analyst
2 10 (17.24%) Developer
3 7 (12.07%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Business Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Consultant
5 5 (8.62%) Sitecore Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Data Engineer
6 4 (6.90%) Lead DevOps
7 3 (5.17%) Architect
7 3 (5.17%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (3.45%) Applications Packager
8 2 (3.45%) Cloud Architect
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Architect
8 2 (3.45%) DevOps Manager
8 2 (3.45%) SAP Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.45%) SAP Developer
8 2 (3.45%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) HTML
2 2 (3.45%) HTML5
2 2 (3.45%) MSMQ
2 2 (3.45%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.45%) SAP Basis
2 2 (3.45%) SAPUI5
3 1 (1.72%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (1.72%) CSS
3 1 (1.72%) CSS3
3 1 (1.72%) jQuery
3 1 (1.72%) OSGi
3 1 (1.72%) React
3 1 (1.72%) SAP TM
3 1 (1.72%) SWT
Miscellaneous
1 23 (39.66%) Life Science
2 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (10.34%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.45%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.45%) iPhone
4 2 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.72%) Clustering
5 1 (1.72%) CMDB
5 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.97%) Windows
2 5 (8.62%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 10
4 3 (5.17%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.45%) Unix
5 2 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.72%) Linux
6 1 (1.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (25.86%) Programme Management
2 13 (22.41%) Business Intelligence
2 13 (22.41%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
4 7 (12.07%) Open Source
4 7 (12.07%) PRINCE2
4 7 (12.07%) Project Management
5 6 (10.34%) MVC
5 6 (10.34%) People Management
5 6 (10.34%) Test Automation
6 5 (8.62%) DevOps
6 5 (8.62%) ITSM
6 5 (8.62%) Line Management
7 4 (6.90%) Change Management
7 4 (6.90%) Configuration Management
7 4 (6.90%) ITIL
7 4 (6.90%) Service Management
7 4 (6.90%) Time Management
7 4 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.52%) Java
2 7 (12.07%) Python
3 6 (10.34%) C#
4 5 (8.62%) C
5 4 (6.90%) SQL
6 2 (3.45%) ABAP
6 2 (3.45%) C++
6 2 (3.45%) Go
6 2 (3.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.45%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (8.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (5.17%) Degree
3 2 (3.45%) CCNA
3 2 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.72%) CCSP
4 1 (1.72%) MCP
4 1 (1.72%) MCSE
4 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.72%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.72%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.62%) SLA
2 3 (5.17%) QA
3 2 (3.45%) GDPR
4 1 (1.72%) PMO
4 1 (1.72%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (8.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.17%) Docker
3 2 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.72%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.62%) Puppet
2 4 (6.90%) Ansible
3 3 (5.17%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (3.45%) Mesos
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 23 (39.66%) SAP
2 6 (10.34%) Google
2 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.34%) Sitecore
3 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow
4 2 (3.45%) Atlassian
4 2 (3.45%) Citrix
4 2 (3.45%) VMware
4 2 (3.45%) Wyse
5 1 (1.72%) Apple
5 1 (1.72%) Cisco
5 1 (1.72%) Intel
5 1 (1.72%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.72%) Sage
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