The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Berkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 87 117 124
Rank change year-on-year
+30 +7
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 39 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.55% 0.49% 0.44%
As % of the General category 3.66% 1.07% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 7 8
Average daily rate
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£390 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £570 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.34%
General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1066 1121 1606
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.44% 45.83% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 421 489
Average daily rate £363 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 23 26
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.70% +11.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.30 £16.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £41.25 £52.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Manufacturing
South East

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 25 July 2014.

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
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 25 July 2014. 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
Slough +11 15 £283 -5.83% 4
Bracknell - 6 £390 - 3
Reading +10 2 £350 - 5
Newbury - - - - 2
Wokingham - - - - 1
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 40 (54.05%) SAP
2 39 (52.70%) Finance
2 39 (52.70%) Marketing
3 37 (50.00%) Electronics
4 36 (48.65%) Telecoms
5 35 (47.30%) Programme Management
5 35 (47.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 35 (47.30%) Digital Marketing
5 35 (47.30%) Business Intelligence
5 35 (47.30%) DTV
6 17 (22.97%) Project Management
7 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
8 9 (12.16%) Oracle
8 9 (12.16%) HP
8 9 (12.16%) PMP
8 9 (12.16%) PMI Certification
8 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (10.81%) Logistics
9 8 (10.81%) DNS
9 8 (10.81%) Java
9 8 (10.81%) Windows
10 7 (9.46%) .NET
10 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
10 7 (9.46%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 6 (8.11%) Migration
11 6 (8.11%) ISEB
11 6 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (8.11%) SQL
11 6 (8.11%) SOAP

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.70%) Commerce Server
1 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.70%) Lync
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.35%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (1.35%) Confluence
2 1 (1.35%) CMS
2 1 (1.35%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.35%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.35%) Apache
2 1 (1.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.35%) SPSS
3 1 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (47.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.70%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (2.70%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.35%) SAP PM
3 1 (1.35%) SAP QM
3 1 (1.35%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.35%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.35%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Force.com
1 2 (2.70%) Office 365
2 1 (1.35%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.35%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.35%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.81%) DNS
2 4 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.05%) GPRS
3 3 (4.05%) 3GPP
3 3 (4.05%) UMTS
3 3 (4.05%) Firewall
3 3 (4.05%) Wireless
3 3 (4.05%) ZigBee
4 2 (2.70%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.70%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (2.70%) HSPA
4 2 (2.70%) 2G
4 2 (2.70%) INAP
4 2 (2.70%) DAB
4 2 (2.70%) 3G
4 2 (2.70%) PBX
4 2 (2.70%) PSTN
4 2 (2.70%) HTTP
4 2 (2.70%) SSL
4 2 (2.70%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.35%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.35%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.35%) QlikView
2 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.35%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (5.41%) Ant
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.70%) Eclipse
2 2 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) TestNG
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
3 1 (1.35%) Hudson
3 1 (1.35%) Gradle
3 1 (1.35%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.35%) Subversion
3 1 (1.35%) JIRA
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.35%) JUnit
3 1 (1.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 39 (52.70%) Finance
1 39 (52.70%) Marketing
2 37 (50.00%) Electronics
3 36 (48.65%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.76%) Automotive
5 3 (4.05%) Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.05%) Local Government
6 2 (2.70%) Retail
6 2 (2.70%) Legal
7 1 (1.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (24.32%) Project Manager
2 16 (21.62%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Developer
4 7 (9.46%) Consultant
5 5 (6.76%) Data Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Test Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Tester
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (4.05%) WPF Developer
7 3 (4.05%) OSS Project Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Supply Chain Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com Developer
8 2 (2.70%) Agile Business Analyst
8 2 (2.70%) Business Manager
8 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (2.70%) Senior Technical Project Manager
8 2 (2.70%) SAP Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.46%) .NET
2 6 (8.11%) SOAP
3 5 (6.76%) J2EE
4 3 (4.05%) Web Services
4 3 (4.05%) XML
4 3 (4.05%) WPF
4 3 (4.05%) RESTful
5 2 (2.70%) Visualforce
5 2 (2.70%) HTML
6 1 (1.35%) WML
6 1 (1.35%) CSS
6 1 (1.35%) WAP
6 1 (1.35%) CPAN
6 1 (1.35%) X-Windows
6 1 (1.35%) JSON
6 1 (1.35%) REST
6 1 (1.35%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 35 (47.30%) DTV
2 5 (6.76%) FMCG
3 3 (4.05%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.70%) Firmware
4 2 (2.70%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.35%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.35%) Open Source
5 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.35%) CMDB
5 1 (1.35%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (10.81%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) Linux
3 2 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Android
4 1 (1.35%) CentOS
4 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.35%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.35%) AIX
4 1 (1.35%) Solaris
4 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (47.30%) Business Intelligence
1 35 (47.30%) Programme Management
1 35 (47.30%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (22.97%) Project Management
3 14 (18.92%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.16%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (10.81%) Logistics
6 7 (9.46%) Software Testing
7 6 (8.11%) Migration
8 5 (6.76%) ITIL
8 5 (6.76%) Change Control
9 4 (5.41%) Test Scripting
9 4 (5.41%) Multithreading
9 4 (5.41%) E-Commerce
9 4 (5.41%) SOA
9 4 (5.41%) PRINCE
9 4 (5.41%) Six Sigma
9 4 (5.41%) ITSM
10 3 (4.05%) Risk Management
10 3 (4.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) Java
2 6 (8.11%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) C
3 4 (5.41%) C#
3 4 (5.41%) C++
3 4 (5.41%) Ruby
4 2 (2.70%) Perl
4 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.70%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.35%) C-shell
5 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.35%) Korn
5 1 (1.35%) Groovy
5 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.35%) VB
5 1 (1.35%) Python
5 1 (1.35%) Embedded C++
5 1 (1.35%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (12.16%) PMP
1 9 (12.16%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.11%) ISEB
2 6 (8.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (5.41%) Degree
4 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.70%) HND
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) GMP
3 1 (1.35%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Sendmail
2 1 (1.35%) NFS
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (9.46%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.35%) YUM
2 1 (1.35%) Puppet
2 1 (1.35%) Nagios
2 1 (1.35%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (54.05%) SAP
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle
2 9 (12.16%) HP
3 6 (8.11%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (5.41%) Siebel
4 4 (5.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.41%) VMware
4 4 (5.41%) hybris
5 3 (4.05%) Cisco
6 2 (2.70%) IBM
6 2 (2.70%) Business Objects
6 2 (2.70%) Remedy
6 2 (2.70%) ATG
6 2 (2.70%) Citrix
6 2 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (1.35%) Comptel
7 1 (1.35%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.35%) NetCracker
7 1 (1.35%) F5
7 1 (1.35%) Tableau
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