Period
to 20 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 59 96
Rank change year-on-year -6 +37 -10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 10 29 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.06% 2.60% 0.85%
As % of the General category 4.95% 11.15% 3.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 26 6
South Wales median daily rate £218 £450 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -51.67% +21.62% +6.47%
10th Percentile £165 £228 £281
90th Percentile £525 £568 £481
Wales median daily rate £480 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +1.05% +2.70% +23.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
South Wales median hourly rate £23.00 - £26.23
10th Percentile £21.50 - £21.09
90th Percentile £24.50 - £32.37
Wales median hourly rate £23.00 - £26.23

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 South Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 202 260 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales 21.44% 23.32% 25.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 206 274
South Wales median daily rate £378 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% +2.04% -2.00%
10th Percentile £168 £229 £227
90th Percentile £525 £508 £475
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 8
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £20.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.89% -12.11% -8.98%
10th Percentile £10.85 £11.02 £10.52
90th Percentile £59.00 £72.20 £25.53
Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £19.96
% change year-on-year -3.13% -19.84% -11.29%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in South Wales

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in South Wales

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in South Wales

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in South Wales

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Monmouthshire - 3 £185 -
Bridgend +11 2 £250 -20.00%
Newport +8 2 - -
Cardiff -10 2 £500 +28.95%
Manufacturing
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 3 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) FMCG
2 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (20.00%) Big Data
3 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (20.00%) Retail
3 2 (20.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Middleware
4 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
4 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
4 1 (10.00%) SAP PP
4 1 (10.00%) MQSeries
4 1 (10.00%) EDI
4 1 (10.00%) XML
4 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
4 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Advertising
4 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) IFRS

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 (10.00%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
1 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (10.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Consultant
1 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) EDI Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) SAP MM Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) EDI
1 1 (10.00%) Middleware
1 1 (10.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 10
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 2 (20.00%) ERP
1 2 (20.00%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (10.00%) Change Management
2 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) IFRS
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (30.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) SAP