Period
to 18 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 18 September 2018 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
England > North East
6 months to
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 74 73 106
Rank change year-on-year -1 +33 -44
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 31 25 68
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 2.53% 2.02% 2.38%
As % of the General category 13.78% 11.42% 15.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 14 52
North East median daily rate £407 £364 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.89% +3.93% +7.69%
10th Percentile £190 £216 £205
90th Percentile £775 £539 £486
England median daily rate £475 £463 £413
% change year-on-year +2.70% +12.12% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 4
North East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.67% -12.62% -
10th Percentile £17.73 £20.85 £11.78
90th Percentile £41.05 £43.01 £38.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -5.41% -1.33% +15.38%

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 225 219 426
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.38% 17.69% 14.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 157 289
North East median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -12.50%
10th Percentile £221 £216 £207
90th Percentile £664 £596 £530
England median daily rate £480 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% +5.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 12
North East median hourly rate £15.90 £27.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.20% - +122.67%
10th Percentile £12.27 £21.05 £11.30
90th Percentile £35.65 £38.33 £28.45
England median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £23.88
% change year-on-year -7.69% +8.90% +4.58%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the North East

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in the North East

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the North East over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in the North East

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in the North East

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the North East over the 6 months to 18 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Manufacturing in the North East

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the North East region over the 6 months to 18 September 2018. 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
Tyne and Wear +4 23 £456 +25.00% 15
Durham -13 5 £235 -2.08% 9
Northumberland - 2 £260 - 3
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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 North East region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Electronics
4 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
4 9 (29.03%) SAP
5 8 (25.81%) Java
5 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
5 8 (25.81%) Programme Management
5 8 (25.81%) Marketing
5 8 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
6 7 (22.58%) RESTful
6 7 (22.58%) Web Development
6 7 (22.58%) Spring
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
7 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
7 6 (19.35%) Web Services
7 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
7 6 (19.35%) Oracle
8 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
9 4 (12.90%) Coaching
9 4 (12.90%) LAN
9 4 (12.90%) Cisco
9 4 (12.90%) Firewall
10 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
10 3 (9.68%) GMP
10 3 (9.68%) ERP

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (3.23%) Confluence
1 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Epicor Vantage
1 1 (3.23%) Sage X3
1 1 (3.23%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) Firewall
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
2 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
3 1 (3.23%) FlexRay
3 1 (3.23%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (22.58%) PostgreSQL
2 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) GitLab
1 2 (6.45%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.23%) Bitbucket
2 1 (3.23%) CANoe
2 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.23%) JIRA
2 1 (3.23%) JMeter
2 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
2 1 (3.23%) Qt Creator
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.23%) WebDriver
General
1 11 (35.48%) Finance
2 10 (32.26%) Electronics
3 9 (29.03%) Telecoms
4 8 (25.81%) Marketing
5 3 (9.68%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (6.45%) Advertising
7 1 (3.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Developer
1 7 (22.58%) Full Stack Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Full Stack Web Developer
2 6 (19.35%) Web Developer
3 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (9.68%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Deskside Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Embedded Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Financial Controller
5 1 (3.23%) Head of Design
5 1 (3.23%) Head of DevOps
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) AngularJS
1 7 (22.58%) CSS
1 7 (22.58%) HTML
1 7 (22.58%) RESTful
1 7 (22.58%) Spring
2 6 (19.35%) Web Services
3 1 (3.23%) Flash
3 1 (3.23%) LDAP
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) QML
3 1 (3.23%) Qt
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) Taurus
3 1 (3.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.68%) User Experience
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Life Science
3 1 (3.23%) Arduino
3 1 (3.23%) FMCG
3 1 (3.23%) PMI
3 1 (3.23%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Linux
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) CentOS
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.23%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (25.81%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.81%) Digital Marketing
2 8 (25.81%) Programme Management
3 7 (22.58%) Web Development
4 5 (16.13%) Waterfall
5 4 (12.90%) Coaching
6 3 (9.68%) ERP
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Business Development
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) High Availability
7 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.45%) Open Source
7 2 (6.45%) Project Management
7 2 (6.45%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.45%) Scrum
7 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
7 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.81%) Java
2 6 (19.35%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.45%) C++
4 2 (6.45%) Perl
4 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ACCA
2 1 (3.23%) CIMA
2 1 (3.23%) Master's Degree
2 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.23%) PMP
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) GMP
2 2 (6.45%) QA
3 1 (3.23%) ISO 13485
3 1 (3.23%) JTAG
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.23%) Firmware
2 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Failover Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
1 2 (6.45%) Terraform
2 1 (3.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) SAP
2 6 (19.35%) Oracle
3 4 (12.90%) Cisco
4 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
5 2 (6.45%) Black Duck
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.23%) Atmel
6 1 (3.23%) Epicor
6 1 (3.23%) Meraki
6 1 (3.23%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (3.23%) Sage
6 1 (3.23%) Siemens
6 1 (3.23%) VMware