Period
to 22 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 22 January 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
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 83 61 101
Rank change year-on-year -22 +40 -6
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 16 44 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.24% 3.13% 0.78%
As % of the General category 6.78% 15.07% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 40 8
Wales median daily rate £500 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -13.68% +80.41%
10th Percentile £213 £274 £359
90th Percentile £617 £575 £675
UK median daily rate £451 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +8.55% +3.75% -2.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Wales median hourly rate £30.00 - £19.96
UK median hourly rate £34.99 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year -0.03% -6.67% +50.00%

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 236 292 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.34% 20.77% 22.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 229 258
Wales median daily rate £375 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +10.34% -3.33%
10th Percentile £141 £185 £225
90th Percentile £550 £545 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 12
Wales median hourly rate £35.28 £16.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.47% -23.81% +22.74%
10th Percentile £14.55 £10.74 £12.35
90th Percentile £77.50 £36.78 £53.40
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +22.22%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Wales

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Wales

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Wales over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Wales

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Wales

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
South Wales -18 9 £375 -11.76% 20
West Wales -3 3 £575 +19.48% 2
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) ERP
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) XML
3 5 (31.25%) MQSeries
3 5 (31.25%) EDI
3 5 (31.25%) Middleware
3 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
3 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
4 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
5 3 (18.75%) Electronics
5 3 (18.75%) Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) Web Services
5 3 (18.75%) Java
5 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 3 (18.75%) SQL
5 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (18.75%) Open Source
5 3 (18.75%) Dropwizard
6 2 (12.50%) Serverless
6 2 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
6 2 (12.50%) PaaS
6 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
6 2 (12.50%) Node.js
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 5 (31.25%) MQSeries
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
1 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (6.25%) SAP MM
1 1 (6.25%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (12.50%) PaaS
2 2 (12.50%) Serverless
3 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Big Data
1 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Event Store
2 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (6.25%) ZAP BI
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 3 (18.75%) Electronics
3 3 (18.75%) Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) Retail
5 1 (6.25%) Advertising
5 1 (6.25%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Business Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) EDI Analyst
3 4 (25.00%) EDI Business Analyst
4 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Java Developer
5 2 (12.50%) AWS Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) Messaging Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) XML Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) Electronics Test Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
6 1 (6.25%) Finance Manager
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Node.js Developer
6 1 (6.25%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.25%) SSRS Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) EDI
1 5 (31.25%) Middleware
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) Dropwizard
2 3 (18.75%) RESTful
2 3 (18.75%) Web Services
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
3 2 (12.50%) HTML
3 2 (12.50%) Node.js
4 1 (6.25%) Play Framework
4 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
1 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ERP
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Cloud Operations
4 2 (12.50%) CQRS
4 2 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 2 (12.50%) SAP Implementation
5 1 (6.25%) Case Management
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Domain-Driven Design
5 1 (6.25%) Software Delivery
5 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 1 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Python
3 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) IFRS
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Ansible
1 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Cognos
2 1 (6.25%) Google
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow