Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 81 72 73
Rank change year-on-year -9 +1 +36
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 64 93 82
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.17% 2.62% 2.17%
As % of the General category 6.90% 8.54% 5.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 53 39
Manchester median daily rate £460 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £225 £265 £213
90th Percentile £588 £554 £500
North West median daily rate £400 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 11 4
Manchester median hourly rate £13.72 £29.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.69% +132.00% -52.38%
North West median hourly rate £45.70 £34.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +32.45% +32.69% -3.70%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 927 1089 1501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 31.40% 30.68% 39.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 695 853
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £238 £263 £250
90th Percentile £601 £550 £550
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 19 30
Manchester median hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.27% +74.60% -3.08%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.80 £11.90
90th Percentile £41.13 £40.00 £38.88
North West median hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -8.00% -18.09% +60.63%

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 November 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
Bolton - 3 £375 -
Stockport -4 1 - - 1
Cheadle - 1 - -
Oldham - 1 £588 - 1
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 32 (50.00%) SAP
2 30 (46.88%) Finance
3 26 (40.63%) Java
3 26 (40.63%) Telecoms
4 25 (39.06%) Electronics
4 25 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (37.50%) Programme Management
5 24 (37.50%) Marketing
5 24 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
6 21 (32.81%) Big Data
7 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (29.69%) Python
8 17 (26.56%) Open Source
9 16 (25.00%) Hadoop
9 16 (25.00%) BDD
9 16 (25.00%) Apache Spark
9 16 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
9 16 (25.00%) JIRA
9 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
9 16 (25.00%) TDD
10 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
10 15 (23.44%) Docker
10 15 (23.44%) TeamCity
11 14 (21.88%) Linux
12 13 (20.31%) Scrum
12 13 (20.31%) Akka
12 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
13 10 (15.63%) .NET
13 10 (15.63%) Clojure

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 16 (25.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.69%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.13%) CMS
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.13%) nginx
3 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.56%) Apache
4 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.69%) SAP ERP
1 3 (4.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (4.69%) SAP SRM
2 2 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (3.13%) SAP CO
2 2 (3.13%) SAP FI
2 2 (3.13%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (3.13%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.56%) Magento
3 1 (1.56%) Sage X3
3 1 (1.56%) SAP MDM
3 1 (1.56%) SAP PLM
3 1 (1.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.56%) IaaS
3 1 (1.56%) PaaS
3 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (32.81%) Big Data
2 16 (25.00%) Hadoop
3 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
4 3 (4.69%) OLAP
4 3 (4.69%) SAP BW
5 2 (3.13%) DB2
5 2 (3.13%) MariaDB
5 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 2 (3.13%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (25.00%) JIRA
2 15 (23.44%) Git (software)
2 15 (23.44%) TeamCity
3 13 (20.31%) Cucumber
4 1 (1.56%) MorphX
4 1 (1.56%) Selenium
4 1 (1.56%) SpecFlow
4 1 (1.56%) WebDriver
General
1 30 (46.88%) Finance
2 26 (40.63%) Telecoms
3 25 (39.06%) Electronics
4 24 (37.50%) Marketing
5 4 (6.25%) Retail
6 3 (4.69%) Banking
6 3 (4.69%) Legal
6 3 (4.69%) Local Government
7 2 (3.13%) Automotive
8 1 (1.56%) Advertising
8 1 (1.56%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.56%) Back Office
8 1 (1.56%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 29 (45.31%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) Scala Developer
3 12 (18.75%) Java Developer
4 9 (14.06%) Software Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Analyst
5 8 (12.50%) Apache Spark Developer
5 8 (12.50%) Hadoop Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Java Hadoop Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Java Scala Developer
6 7 (10.94%) Java Software Developer
7 6 (9.38%) Architect
7 6 (9.38%) Consultant
8 5 (7.81%) Linux Developer
8 5 (7.81%) Sitecore Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Business Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Data Engineer
9 3 (4.69%) Project Manager
9 3 (4.69%) SAP Analyst
10 2 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
10 2 (3.13%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (20.31%) Akka
2 10 (15.63%) .NET
3 5 (7.81%) Grails
4 3 (4.69%) CSS
4 3 (4.69%) HTML
4 3 (4.69%) jQuery
4 3 (4.69%) JSON
4 3 (4.69%) Web Services
5 2 (3.13%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.13%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 2 (3.13%) J2EE
5 2 (3.13%) Java EE
5 2 (3.13%) JMS
5 2 (3.13%) JSP
5 2 (3.13%) MSMQ
5 2 (3.13%) SAP Basis
5 2 (3.13%) Servlets
5 2 (3.13%) SOAP
5 2 (3.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.69%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (15.63%) Life Science
3 5 (7.81%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 2 (3.13%) Clustering
4 2 (3.13%) iPhone
4 2 (3.13%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.56%) Fintech
5 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.56%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.88%) Linux
2 8 (12.50%) Windows
3 4 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (3.13%) Unix
5 2 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (39.06%) Business Intelligence
2 24 (37.50%) Digital Marketing
2 24 (37.50%) Programme Management
3 17 (26.56%) Open Source
4 16 (25.00%) BDD
4 16 (25.00%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (25.00%) TDD
5 15 (23.44%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (20.31%) Scrum
7 8 (12.50%) ERP
8 7 (10.94%) MVC
9 6 (9.38%) Test Automation
10 5 (7.81%) Project Management
11 4 (6.25%) Business Analysis
12 3 (4.69%) Change Management
12 3 (4.69%) DevOps
12 3 (4.69%) ETL
12 3 (4.69%) Migration
12 3 (4.69%) Workflow
13 2 (3.13%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.63%) Java
2 19 (29.69%) Python
3 16 (25.00%) Shell Script
4 10 (15.63%) Clojure
5 8 (12.50%) C#
6 6 (9.38%) SQL
7 4 (6.25%) Groovy
8 3 (4.69%) C
8 3 (4.69%) C++
8 3 (4.69%) JavaScript
9 2 (3.13%) Go
9 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.56%) ABAP
10 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
10 1 (1.56%) X++
10 1 (1.56%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (6.25%) Degree
2 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.56%) AAT
3 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.56%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) GCP
System Software
1 15 (23.44%) Docker
2 3 (4.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Ansible
2 2 (3.13%) Mesos
2 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (3.13%) Puppet
2 2 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 32 (50.00%) SAP
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.81%) Sitecore
4 4 (6.25%) Google
5 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.13%) Sage
6 1 (1.56%) IFS
6 1 (1.56%) Minitab
6 1 (1.56%) Twitter