The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for MFGPRO skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MFGPRO over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
QAD MFG/PRO
UK
Rank 590 - 616
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing MFGPRO 6 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% - 0.010%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.15% - 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MFGPRO is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3884 4229 4617
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.57% 7.98% 8.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 2342 2541 2555
Median daily rate £450 £433 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.04% -3.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +9.09% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 39
Median hourly rate £38.39 £27.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -8.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.80 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £67.04 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £27.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year +41.81% +52.77%  

MFGPRO
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MFGPRO as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for MFGPRO in the UK

MFGPRO
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MFGPRO in the UK

MFGPRO
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MFGPRO in the UK

MFGPRO
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MFGPRO within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 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
England - 6 £325 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Peterborough - 3 - -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £325 -
North East - 2 £325 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - -

MFGPRO
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MFGPRO also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MFGPRO.

1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
1 6 (60.00%) QAD
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
2 3 (30.00%) Progress
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (10.00%) SAP
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (10.00%) Czech Language
4 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
4 1 (10.00%) French Language
4 1 (10.00%) Infor
4 1 (10.00%) Infor LN
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (10.00%) PLM
4 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter

MFGPRO
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (10.00%) Infor LN
1 1 (10.00%) Teamcenter
General
1 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Czech Language
2 1 (10.00%) Dutch Language
2 1 (10.00%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Analyst
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Analyst
2 5 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (10.00%) DBA
4 1 (10.00%) ERP Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (60.00%) AIX
1 6 (60.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) ERP
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Document Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) ITSM
4 1 (10.00%) PLM
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) QAD
2 3 (30.00%) Progress
3 1 (10.00%) Infor
3 1 (10.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) SAP