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 3 months to 26 April 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 52 51 67
Rank change year-on-year -1 +16  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 11 22 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.66% 3.36% 0.66%
As % of the General category 6.88% 11.64% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 10 3
Median daily rate £538 £319 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +68.62% -36.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £200 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £395 £620
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +16.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £19.75 £29.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.05% +31.11%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% +3.44%  

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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 160 189 155
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 24.10% 28.85% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 130 88
Median daily rate £405 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.00% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 9
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £21.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.20% +35.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.05 £60.00 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.72% +16.00%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 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
South Wales +4 5 £400 +14.28% 2
West Wales -7 4 £545 +105.66%
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 Wales region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 11 (39.29%) SAP
2 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (39.29%) Sage
3 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 10 (35.71%) Electronics
3 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 10 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 10 (35.71%) Marketing
3 10 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
4 9 (32.14%) Sage X3
5 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (28.57%) Java
6 7 (25.00%) ERP
6 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
6 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
6 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
7 6 (21.43%) REST
7 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
7 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
7 6 (21.43%) Ansible
7 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
7 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.86%) Web Services
8 5 (17.86%) Advertising
9 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
10 3 (10.71%) Validation

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:

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (35.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (32.14%) Sage X3
3 2 (7.14%) Sage 200
4 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (3.57%) Sage BI
4 1 (3.57%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) PaaS
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
1 1 (3.57%) HTTP
1 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
1 1 (3.57%) SAN
1 1 (3.57%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 10 (35.71%) Electronics
2 10 (35.71%) Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.86%) Advertising
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 7 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) AWS Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared Java Developer
5 2 (7.14%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Business Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Manager
5 2 (7.14%) ERP Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Java Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Project Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Software Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Software Test Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Test Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Java Applications Developer
6 1 (3.57%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) REST
2 5 (17.86%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) JSON
3 1 (3.57%) Node.js
3 1 (3.57%) RESTful
3 1 (3.57%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.57%) Algorithms
1 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (3.57%) Data Structures
1 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
2 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Business Intelligence
2 10 (35.71%) Digital Marketing
2 10 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (25.00%) ERP
5 6 (21.43%) Configuration Management
5 6 (21.43%) Domain-Driven Design
6 4 (14.29%) Software Delivery
7 3 (10.71%) Validation
8 2 (7.14%) Manual Testing
8 2 (7.14%) OWASP
8 2 (7.14%) Process Improvement
8 2 (7.14%) Project Management
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Analysis
8 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Secure Coding
8 2 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.57%) API Development
9 1 (3.57%) Social Engineering
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Python
4 1 (3.57%) C#
4 1 (3.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (3.57%) Ruby
4 1 (3.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.57%) CEH
2 1 (3.57%) CISSP
2 1 (3.57%) CREST Certified
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (3.57%) GAMP
1 1 (3.57%) GxP
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) Ansible
2 1 (3.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Sage
1 11 (39.29%) SAP
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.57%) Avaya
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco
3 1 (3.57%) HP
3 1 (3.57%) IFS
3 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.57%) VMware