The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 27 June 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
UK / Northern Ireland
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 12 19
Rank change year-on-year -49 +7  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.11% 7.84% 2.33%
As % of the General category 1.49% 21.62% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.50 £32.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year +12.30% +12.06%  

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Northern Ireland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 268 37 44
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 74.65% 36.27% 51.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 23 26
Median daily rate £413 £315 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.95% +57.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £125 £121
10% offered a daily rate of more than £466 £450 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £13.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Northern Ireland

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -42 4 £350 -20.00%
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec
2 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
2 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) Veeam
2 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (42.86%) IT Asset Management
3 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Polycom
3 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) C
3 2 (28.57%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) C++
3 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Internet
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) DB2
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
1 1 (14.29%) RDBMS
1 1 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Embedded Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Manager
3 1 (14.29%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) JDE Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 8
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Asset Management
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) IT Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C
1 2 (28.57%) C#
1 2 (28.57%) C++
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
1 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec
1 3 (42.86%) Veeam
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Polycom
3 1 (14.29%) JD Edwards
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SAP