The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 101 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 32 43 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.12% 1.56% 0.70%
As % of the General category 2.59% 3.44% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 25 7
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£400 £500 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £11.90 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -6.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.47 £11.51 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.71 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £34.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-20.28% +50.00%
Manufacturing
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1236 1250 1065
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.29% 45.21% 49.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 539 602 378
Average daily rate £375 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 41 40
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.90 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.50 £29.78 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the Berkshire region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +11 17 £249 -
Reading +1 9 £650 +100.00% 12
Slough 0 3 £400 - 2
Newbury - 2 £388 - 2
Maidenhead - - - -
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Manufacturing.

1 31 (54.39%) SAP
2 22 (38.60%) Marketing
3 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
3 21 (36.84%) Finance
4 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (31.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 16 (28.07%) Digital Marketing
6 15 (26.32%) Electronics
6 15 (26.32%) DTV
6 15 (26.32%) Programme Management
7 14 (24.56%) Project Management
8 10 (17.54%) Windows
9 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
10 8 (14.04%) SQL
10 8 (14.04%) MS Office
10 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (12.28%) Retail
11 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
11 7 (12.28%) ERP
11 7 (12.28%) SaaS
12 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
12 6 (10.53%) Java
12 6 (10.53%) HP
12 6 (10.53%) IBM
12 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
12 6 (10.53%) LAN
12 6 (10.53%) WAN
13 5 (8.77%) VMware
13 5 (8.77%) TDD

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Manufacturing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.26%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) Confluence
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) Mule
3 1 (1.75%) GlassFish
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.51%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.51%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (31.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.26%) SAP CO
2 3 (5.26%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (5.26%) SAP FI
3 2 (3.51%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.75%) SAP CRM
4 1 (1.75%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.75%) SAP PS
4 1 (1.75%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.75%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.75%) SAP SCM
4 1 (1.75%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.75%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.53%) TCP/IP
1 6 (10.53%) LAN
1 6 (10.53%) WAN
2 5 (8.77%) FTP
3 3 (5.26%) APPN
3 3 (5.26%) Internet
3 3 (5.26%) SAN
3 3 (5.26%) SNA
3 3 (5.26%) DNS
3 3 (5.26%) HTTP
3 3 (5.26%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.26%) DB2
1 3 (5.26%) MySQL
1 3 (5.26%) SAP BI
1 3 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.75%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) LSMW
1 1 (1.75%) Zephyr
1 1 (1.75%) WebDriver
1 1 (1.75%) Selenium
1 1 (1.75%) JIRA
General
1 22 (38.60%) Marketing
2 21 (36.84%) Telecoms
2 21 (36.84%) Finance
3 15 (26.32%) Electronics
4 7 (12.28%) Retail
5 3 (5.26%) Billing
6 2 (3.51%) German Language
7 1 (1.75%) Legal
7 1 (1.75%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Analyst
2 6 (10.53%) Architect
2 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.77%) Developer
3 5 (8.77%) Consultant
3 5 (8.77%) Administrator
4 4 (7.02%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.51%) Java/J2EE Developer
6 2 (3.51%) SAP Architect
6 2 (3.51%) Remedy Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) PMO Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Product Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.51%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.51%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) HTML
1 4 (7.02%) J2EE
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) APPC
2 3 (5.26%) SOAP
2 3 (5.26%) RESTful
3 2 (3.51%) HTML5
3 2 (3.51%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.51%) CSS
4 1 (1.75%) XML
4 1 (1.75%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.75%) Sass
4 1 (1.75%) LESS
4 1 (1.75%) CSS3
4 1 (1.75%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.75%) REST
4 1 (1.75%) Spring
4 1 (1.75%) Java EE
4 1 (1.75%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.32%) DTV
2 3 (5.26%) AS400
2 3 (5.26%) iSeries
2 3 (5.26%) FMCG
3 2 (3.51%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.51%) CMDB
3 2 (3.51%) Open Source
3 2 (3.51%) Social Media
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.51%) Replication
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.75%) GIS
4 1 (1.75%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.75%) NHS
4 1 (1.75%) User Experience
4 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.75%) Statistics
4 1 (1.75%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 10 (17.54%) Windows
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (7.02%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
3 3 (5.26%) OS/400
3 3 (5.26%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.26%) i5/OS
4 2 (3.51%) Android
5 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (28.07%) Digital Marketing
3 15 (26.32%) Programme Management
4 14 (24.56%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (12.28%) E-Commerce
6 7 (12.28%) ERP
7 6 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 5 (8.77%) TDD
8 5 (8.77%) Migration
9 4 (7.02%) ITIL
9 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
9 4 (7.02%) SOA
10 3 (5.26%) Scrum
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (5.26%) Analytics
10 3 (5.26%) BDD
10 3 (5.26%) Data Management
10 3 (5.26%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.04%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) Java
3 3 (5.26%) RPG
3 3 (5.26%) COBOL
3 3 (5.26%) C
4 2 (3.51%) Groovy
4 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.75%) Perl
5 1 (1.75%) ABAP
5 1 (1.75%) C++
5 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.26%) IBM Certification
4 2 (3.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.75%) PMP
5 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.75%) VCP4
5 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 4 (7.02%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.26%) vSphere
2 3 (5.26%) PowerHA
2 3 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (5.26%) HP SIM
1 3 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 31 (54.39%) SAP
2 9 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 6 (10.53%) HP
3 6 (10.53%) IBM
4 5 (8.77%) VMware
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle
6 3 (5.26%) NetIQ
6 3 (5.26%) Dell
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) Ariba
7 2 (3.51%) BMC
7 2 (3.51%) Remedy
8 1 (1.75%) Cognos
8 1 (1.75%) Twitter
8 1 (1.75%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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