Period
to 22 November 2019

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 2019 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 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 115 128 81
Rank change year-on-year +13 -47 -11
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 24 29 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.88% 0.92% 2.14%
As % of the General category 2.97% 2.95% 6.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 13 40
Manchester median daily rate £435 £375 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -15.25% +10.63%
10th Percentile £332 £226 £224
90th Percentile £576 £478 £588
North West median daily rate £500 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Manchester median hourly rate - - £13.72
North West median hourly rate £38.35 £32.45 £45.70
% change year-on-year +18.17% -28.99% +32.45%

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 Manchester with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 808 983 1,042
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.61% 31.05% 35.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 510 595 649
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £280 £227 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £600
North West median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% - +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 71 44
Manchester median hourly rate £19.00 £17.41 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.13% -0.11% +18.17%
10th Percentile £13.95 £11.11 £11.75
90th Percentile £33.00 £32.50 £39.80
North West median hourly rate £19.00 £19.40 £21.24
% change year-on-year -2.06% -8.66% +17.19%

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 2019.

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 2019. 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 0 2 - - 2
Stockport +8 1 £150 - 6
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 6 (25.00%) Finance
3 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 6 (25.00%) Public Sector
4 5 (20.83%) Life Science
4 5 (20.83%) Migration
4 5 (20.83%) Electronics
4 5 (20.83%) Windows
5 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
5 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (12.50%) SCCM
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) AirWatch
6 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) Project Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.33%) ERP
7 2 (8.33%) Project Management
7 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 2 (8.33%) Office 365
7 2 (8.33%) AWS

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 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Primavera
1 1 (4.17%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.17%) SAP EWM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP MII
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
1 1 (4.17%) SAP SRM
1 1 (4.17%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) AWS
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (4.17%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) DNS
1 1 (4.17%) Firewall
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Artifactory
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.17%) Robot Framework
General
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
1 6 (25.00%) Public Sector
2 5 (20.83%) Electronics
3 4 (16.67%) Marketing
3 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Local Government
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Architect
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 2 (8.33%) SAP Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Business Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Developer
4 1 (4.17%) Programme Manager
4 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis Consultant
4 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.17%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Tester
4 1 (4.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Life Science
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (4.17%) Analogue Electronics
4 1 (4.17%) FMCG
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.17%) Linux
4 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Migration
2 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 3 (12.50%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (12.50%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) ERP
4 2 (8.33%) Project Delivery
4 2 (8.33%) Project Management
4 2 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.33%) SAP Implementation
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) Test Automation
5 1 (4.17%) Critical Thinking
5 1 (4.17%) DevOps
5 1 (4.17%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
1 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) HNC
1 1 (4.17%) HND
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) NCSC
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) AirWatch
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (37.50%) SAP
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) BT