The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 21 23 31
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.73% 1.27% 0.56%
As % of the General category 2.63% 4.88% 2.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £440 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.71% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +9.93% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +9.09%  

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Staffordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 38 41 46
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 27.74% 26.11% 25.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 29 29
Median daily rate £413 £350 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.85% -15.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £490 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 7
Median hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Staffordshire 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 Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Staffordshire

Manufacturing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 1 (100.00%) SAP
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) hybris

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration Lead
1 1 (100.00%) SAP Data Migration Lead
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) CRM
1 1 (100.00%) Data Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Validation
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) hybris
1 1 (100.00%) SAP