Period
to 25 May 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 25 May 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
25 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 114 87 74
Rank change year-on-year -27 -13 +16
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 26 71 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.96% 2.31% 2.22%
As % of the General category 3.68% 8.25% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 43 26
Manchester median daily rate £430 £550 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.82% +15.79% +46.15%
10th Percentile £211 £353 £170
90th Percentile £610 £625 £619
North West median daily rate £430 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -9.47% +5.56% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Manchester median hourly rate £23.00 £10.00 £22.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.00% -56.33% -15.96%
10th Percentile £22.50 £10.00 £17.57
90th Percentile £23.50 £10.00 £29.39
North West median hourly rate £34.50 £41.50 £39.23
% change year-on-year -16.87% +5.79% -4.32%

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 706 861 877
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 25.98% 28.03% 33.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 521 479
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% -3.75%
10th Percentile £275 £243 £213
90th Percentile £588 £575 £578
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 36 24
Manchester median hourly rate £22.75 £18.72 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.56% +38.63% -23.51%
10th Percentile £11.27 £12.75 £11.33
90th Percentile £43.25 £38.75 £28.60
North West median hourly rate £29.46 £21.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year +40.29% -21.73% -2.44%

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 25 May 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 25 May 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
Salford +8 2 £375 -
Altrincham - 2 - - 1
Bolton - 2 - - 4
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 10 (38.46%) SAP
2 7 (26.92%) Life Science
3 5 (19.23%) Electronics
3 5 (19.23%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (15.38%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
4 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Spring
5 3 (11.54%) Retail
5 3 (11.54%) Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
5 3 (11.54%) Linux
5 3 (11.54%) Python
5 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.54%) Java
5 3 (11.54%) Migration
5 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
5 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
5 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
5 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
5 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
6 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 2 (7.69%) Windows Server

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 2 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
1 2 (7.69%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP EWM
2 1 (3.85%) Primavera
2 1 (3.85%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.85%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.85%) SAP PP
2 1 (3.85%) SAP QM
2 1 (3.85%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (7.69%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) DNS
1 1 (3.85%) FTP
1 1 (3.85%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) DB2
2 1 (3.85%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Git (software)
1 3 (11.54%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.69%) Artifactory
2 2 (7.69%) Robot Framework
3 1 (3.85%) CircleCI
3 1 (3.85%) Cucumber
3 1 (3.85%) git-flow
3 1 (3.85%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (19.23%) Electronics
1 5 (19.23%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Marketing
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) French Language
Job Titles
1 4 (15.38%) Consultant
1 4 (15.38%) SAP Consultant
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Test Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Architect
3 2 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) SAP EWM Consultant
3 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Deployment Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Coordinator
4 1 (3.85%) DBA
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Java/J2EE Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Lead Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Platform Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Spring
2 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) Node.js
2 2 (7.69%) REST
2 2 (7.69%) SOAP
2 2 (7.69%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) cXML
3 1 (3.85%) EDI
3 1 (3.85%) EDIFACT
3 1 (3.85%) Express
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) SAP Basis
3 1 (3.85%) Spring Boot
3 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Life Science
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Driving Licence
3 3 (11.54%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (3.85%) Clustering
5 1 (3.85%) Cyberattack
5 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.85%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows 10
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) AIX
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Problem-Solving
2 4 (15.38%) DevOps
2 4 (15.38%) Programme Management
3 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure as Code
3 3 (11.54%) Migration
3 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (7.69%) Analytics
4 2 (7.69%) Build Automation
4 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.69%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
4 2 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.69%) High Availability
4 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
4 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.69%) Web Design
4 2 (7.69%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.54%) Java
1 3 (11.54%) Python
2 2 (7.69%) ABAP
2 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.85%) C#
3 1 (3.85%) Groovy
3 1 (3.85%) Java 8
3 1 (3.85%) Ruby
3 1 (3.85%) Scala
3 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) HNC
1 2 (7.69%) HND
1 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
1 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.85%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Docker
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 2 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (3.85%) Ansible
2 1 (3.85%) Puppet
2 1 (3.85%) Rancher
2 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) SAP
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.85%) Talend
3 1 (3.85%) VMware