Period
to 15 November 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 15 November 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 > South East
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 201 162 150
Rank change year-on-year -39 -12 +19
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 205 245 272
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.22% 1.45% 1.61%
As % of the General category 3.94% 4.10% 4.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 145 167
South East median daily rate £400 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £140 £263 £275
90th Percentile £600 £550 £575
England median daily rate £475 £460 £413
% change year-on-year +3.26% +11.52% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 29 35
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.00% -28.57% +55.56%
10th Percentile £20.50 £14.57 £17.72
90th Percentile £63.00 £43.40 £49.46
England median hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year -5.41% +5.71% -

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 South East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5,208 5,980 5,538
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 31.11% 35.45% 32.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,984 3,251 3,143
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £256 £250 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% +4.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 159 199 240
South East median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £22.43
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% -10.81% +1.93%
10th Percentile £13.20 £11.25 £11.48
90th Percentile £53.83 £47.50 £44.55
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.12 £24.41
% change year-on-year -4.46% +2.91% +0.74%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in the South East over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Manufacturing in the South East

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South East region over the 6 months to 15 November 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
Thames Valley +11 84 £425 -5.56% 127
Hampshire -12 57 £500 +21.21% 78
Berkshire -24 39 £253 -40.59% 45
Oxfordshire +47 27 £600 +60.00% 46
East Sussex 0 19 £198 -53.53% 25
Buckinghamshire +2 18 £425 -8.11% 36
Surrey -47 14 £350 -12.50% 35
West Sussex -7 11 £425 +126.67% 22
Kent +8 8 - - 34
Middlesex +7 2 £550 +67.94%
Manufacturing
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 74 (36.10%) Finance
2 55 (26.83%) SAP
3 52 (25.37%) Programme Management
4 40 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
5 37 (18.05%) Telecoms
6 36 (17.56%) Electronics
6 36 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (17.07%) Project Management
7 35 (17.07%) Degree
8 32 (15.61%) Marketing
8 32 (15.61%) Windows
9 29 (14.15%) Digital Marketing
10 26 (12.68%) Life Science
10 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
11 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
12 23 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
13 22 (10.73%) Computer Science
14 20 (9.76%) Logistics
15 19 (9.27%) Security Cleared
15 19 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
16 18 (8.78%) C++
17 16 (7.80%) NHS
17 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
18 15 (7.32%) ERP
19 14 (6.83%) Oracle
19 14 (6.83%) User Experience
20 13 (6.34%) Python
20 13 (6.34%) Active Directory
20 13 (6.34%) Migration
20 13 (6.34%) Retail

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 3 (1.46%) IBM Notes
1 3 (1.46%) SharePoint
1 3 (1.46%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (0.98%) Apache
2 2 (0.98%) MTS
3 1 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.49%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.49%) CMS
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) Liferay
3 1 (0.49%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (5.37%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (1.95%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (1.46%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.98%) Siemens NX
4 2 (0.98%) Simulink
5 1 (0.49%) Abaqus
5 1 (0.49%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.49%) Mathcad
5 1 (0.49%) NASTRAN
5 1 (0.49%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.49%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (1.95%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.95%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (1.95%) SAP PS
3 3 (1.46%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.46%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.98%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.98%) Sage X3
4 2 (0.98%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.98%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.49%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle AGIS
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Cash Management
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.49%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.49%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.37%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (4.39%) Office 365
4 5 (2.44%) PaaS
5 4 (1.95%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (1.95%) GitHub
5 4 (1.95%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (1.46%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.98%) Amazon SQS
7 2 (0.98%) AWS Fargate
7 2 (0.98%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (0.98%) Serverless
8 1 (0.49%) Force.com
8 1 (0.49%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.49%) Heroku
8 1 (0.49%) IaaS
8 1 (0.49%) SAP Leonardo
8 1 (0.49%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.95%) DHCP
1 4 (1.95%) DNS
1 4 (1.95%) Network Security
2 3 (1.46%) LAN
2 3 (1.46%) SNMP
3 2 (0.98%) Firewall
3 2 (0.98%) HTTP
3 2 (0.98%) WAN
4 1 (0.49%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.49%) FTP
4 1 (0.49%) Intranet
4 1 (0.49%) RFID
4 1 (0.49%) SMTP
4 1 (0.49%) SSL
4 1 (0.49%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.49%) VoIP
4 1 (0.49%) VPN
4 1 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.49%) Wireless
4 1 (0.49%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.93%) Power BI
2 5 (2.44%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.46%) MongoDB
3 3 (1.46%) Spotfire
4 2 (0.98%) Big Data
4 2 (0.98%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.98%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) DTS
5 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.49%) HBase
5 1 (0.49%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.49%) SAP Data Services
5 1 (0.49%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.93%) GitLab
1 6 (2.93%) JIRA
1 6 (2.93%) LabVIEW
2 5 (2.44%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.95%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.95%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.46%) ClearCase
4 3 (1.46%) ClearQuest
4 3 (1.46%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.46%) Subversion
5 2 (0.98%) CMake
5 2 (0.98%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.98%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.49%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.49%) gulp
6 1 (0.49%) Karma Test Runner
6 1 (0.49%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.49%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (0.49%) webpack
General
1 74 (36.10%) Finance
2 37 (18.05%) Telecoms
3 36 (17.56%) Electronics
4 32 (15.61%) Marketing
5 13 (6.34%) Retail
6 12 (5.85%) Aerospace
7 5 (2.44%) Military
8 4 (1.95%) Automotive
8 4 (1.95%) Avionics
8 4 (1.95%) Billing
8 4 (1.95%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.98%) Advertising
9 2 (0.98%) German Language
9 2 (0.98%) Legal
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.49%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 31 (15.12%) Analyst
2 23 (11.22%) Developer
3 22 (10.73%) Project Manager
4 19 (9.27%) Consultant
4 19 (9.27%) Software Engineer
5 16 (7.80%) Business Analyst
6 13 (6.34%) Architect
6 13 (6.34%) Desktop Support
7 10 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (4.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 9 (4.39%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (4.39%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (4.39%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.41%) Applications Manager
9 7 (3.41%) C++ Developer
10 6 (2.93%) Embedded Developer
10 6 (2.93%) Support Analyst
11 5 (2.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (2.44%) IT Manager
11 5 (2.44%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.85%) HTML
1 12 (5.85%) Web Services
2 9 (4.39%) AngularJS
2 9 (4.39%) XML
3 7 (3.41%) HTML5
3 7 (3.41%) OAuth
3 7 (3.41%) SAML
4 6 (2.93%) Angular 2
4 6 (2.93%) CSS
4 6 (2.93%) EDI
5 5 (2.44%) Middleware
6 4 (1.95%) .NET
6 4 (1.95%) EDIFACT
6 4 (1.95%) JSON
6 4 (1.95%) OAuth2
7 3 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (1.46%) jQuery
7 3 (1.46%) RESTful
7 3 (1.46%) Vue.js
8 2 (0.98%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 26 (12.68%) Life Science
2 23 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (10.73%) Computer Science
4 16 (7.80%) NHS
5 14 (6.83%) User Experience
6 8 (3.90%) PMI
6 8 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
7 6 (2.93%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (2.93%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.95%) Clustering
8 4 (1.95%) Data Structures
8 4 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.95%) PKI
9 3 (1.46%) Replication
9 3 (1.46%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.98%) Blog
10 2 (0.98%) Data Centre
10 2 (0.98%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.98%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.98%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (15.61%) Windows
2 10 (4.88%) Linux
2 10 (4.88%) Windows Server
3 9 (4.39%) Windows 7
4 5 (2.44%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.44%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.98%) Android
6 2 (0.98%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.98%) Unix
7 1 (0.49%) AIX
7 1 (0.49%) Solaris
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (25.37%) Programme Management
2 40 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (17.56%) Business Intelligence
4 35 (17.07%) Project Management
5 29 (14.15%) Digital Marketing
6 26 (12.68%) Software Engineering
7 20 (9.76%) Logistics
8 19 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (7.32%) ERP
10 13 (6.34%) Migration
10 13 (6.34%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 11 (5.37%) Test Automation
12 10 (4.88%) E-Commerce
12 10 (4.88%) Mathematics
12 10 (4.88%) Microservices
13 9 (4.39%) Analytics
13 9 (4.39%) DevOps
13 9 (4.39%) Information Security
13 9 (4.39%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.39%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.78%) C++
2 13 (6.34%) Python
3 11 (5.37%) SQL
4 10 (4.88%) Java
4 10 (4.88%) JavaScript
5 9 (4.39%) C
5 9 (4.39%) C#
6 7 (3.41%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.93%) Go
7 6 (2.93%) Lua
8 5 (2.44%) Embedded C++
9 4 (1.95%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.95%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.98%) MATLAB
10 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.49%) ABAP
11 1 (0.49%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.49%) RPG
11 1 (0.49%) Scala
11 1 (0.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (17.07%) Degree
2 19 (9.27%) Security Cleared
3 16 (7.80%) SC Cleared
4 8 (3.90%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (3.90%) PMI Certification
5 7 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.93%) Master's Degree
6 6 (2.93%) MCDST
7 5 (2.44%) CISM
7 5 (2.44%) CISSP
7 5 (2.44%) PMP
8 4 (1.95%) CEH
9 3 (1.46%) CBAP
10 2 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.98%) HNC
10 2 (0.98%) Numerate Degree
11 1 (0.49%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.49%) HND
11 1 (0.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.93%) GDPR
2 5 (2.44%) DO-178B
2 5 (2.44%) PMO
3 2 (0.98%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 2 (0.98%) QA
System Software
1 13 (6.34%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.95%) Docker
3 4 (1.95%) Virtual Desktop
3 4 (1.95%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (1.95%) vSphere
4 1 (0.49%) Firmware
4 1 (0.49%) HDFS
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (1.95%) Ansible
2 3 (1.46%) Failover Clustering
2 3 (1.46%) PowerCLI
2 3 (1.46%) vCenter Server
3 1 (0.49%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.49%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 55 (26.83%) SAP
2 24 (11.71%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.83%) Oracle
4 8 (3.90%) Google
5 7 (3.41%) Ariba
5 7 (3.41%) VMware
6 5 (2.44%) Adobe
7 4 (1.95%) TIBCO
7 4 (1.95%) Workday
7 4 (1.95%) Xerox
8 3 (1.46%) Cisco
8 3 (1.46%) Dell
8 3 (1.46%) Dell Compellent
8 3 (1.46%) EMC
8 3 (1.46%) Juniper
8 3 (1.46%) Lotus
9 2 (0.98%) IBM
9 2 (0.98%) JD Edwards
9 2 (0.98%) McAfee
9 2 (0.98%) Sage