Period
to 6 June 2020

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 6 June 2020 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
6 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 79 109 90
Rank change year-on-year +30 -19 -7
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 17 29 71
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Manchester 1.26% 1.07% 2.31%
As % of the General category 4.22% 3.18% 6.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 17 41
Median daily rate £288 £430 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.14% -18.10% +16.67%
10th Percentile £204 £237 £350
90th Percentile £633 £565 £625
North West median daily rate £363 £430 £464
% change year-on-year -15.70% -7.28% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £23.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +130.00% -56.33%
North West median hourly rate £47.50 £34.50 £43.00
% change year-on-year +37.68% -19.77% +9.61%

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 403 912 1,033
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 29.83% 33.75% 33.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 553 616
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £275 £247
90th Percentile £602 £613 £588
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 67
Median hourly rate £27.22 £18.60 £17.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.30% +6.73% +39.44%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.08 £12.36
90th Percentile £35.00 £32.45 £33.50
Median hourly rate £26.34 £24.48 £17.50
% change year-on-year +7.61% +39.86% -6.32%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester.

Daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester over the 6 months to 6 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Manchester

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Manufacturing in Manchester.

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 6 June 2020. 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
Altrincham +4 2 - -
Bolton +1 2 £250 - 2
Salford +6 1 £265 -29.33%
Stockport - 1 £140 - 4
Manufacturing
North West

For the 6 months to 6 June 2020, 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
2 10 (58.82%) SAP
2 10 (58.82%) Public Sector
3 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (47.06%) Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
3 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (47.06%) Electronics
4 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
5 6 (35.29%) Azure
6 4 (23.53%) Office 365
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Migration
7 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (17.65%) Java
7 3 (17.65%) SQL
7 3 (17.65%) PaaS
7 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
7 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
8 2 (11.76%) OCR
8 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
8 2 (11.76%) Remediation Plan
8 2 (11.76%) GDPR
8 2 (11.76%) Docker
8 2 (11.76%) DevOps
8 2 (11.76%) Microservices
8 2 (11.76%) Algorithms

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 (11.76%) OnBase
1 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Foundry
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 6 (35.29%) Azure
2 4 (23.53%) Office 365
3 3 (17.65%) PaaS
4 2 (11.76%) AWS
4 2 (11.76%) IaaS
4 2 (11.76%) Power Platform
4 2 (11.76%) SaaS
5 1 (5.88%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (5.88%) AWS CodePipeline
5 1 (5.88%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (5.88%) Serverless
5 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) DNS
1 2 (11.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) Big Data
1 2 (11.76%) Power BI
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.88%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (5.88%) Redis
2 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Public Sector
2 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
3 8 (47.06%) Electronics
3 8 (47.06%) Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Retail
5 1 (5.88%) French Language
5 1 (5.88%) Italian Language
5 1 (5.88%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 2 (11.76%) Analyst
1 2 (11.76%) Developer
1 2 (11.76%) Office 365 Engineer
1 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Administrator
2 1 (5.88%) Commercial Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Head of Security
2 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) IT Support
2 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
2 1 (5.88%) Product Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Programme Director
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Manager
2 1 (5.88%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Senior Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Senior Product Manager
2 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Administrator
2 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Middleware
1 2 (11.76%) Velocity
2 1 (5.88%) AWS Amplify
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (5.88%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Algorithms
1 2 (11.76%) Life Science
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Social Media
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Cloud Native
2 1 (5.88%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information
2 1 (5.88%) Freedom of Information Act
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
4 1 (5.88%) Android
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Digital Marketing
1 8 (47.06%) Programme Management
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 3 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (17.65%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (11.76%) Cloud Operations
4 2 (11.76%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (11.76%) Continuous Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) DevOps
4 2 (11.76%) Document Management
4 2 (11.76%) ETL
4 2 (11.76%) ETL Development
4 2 (11.76%) Microservices
4 2 (11.76%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (11.76%) OCR
4 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
4 2 (11.76%) Remediation Plan
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Java
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Go
3 1 (5.88%) Java 8
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) GDPR
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (5.88%) Ansible
2 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
2 1 (5.88%) Terraform
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) SAP
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Kofax
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix