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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 115 78 92
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 22 50 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.75% 1.78% 0.95%
As % of the General category 1.83% 3.90% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 30 9
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£388 £500 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £600 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 5 4
Average hourly rate £13.65 £11.25 £12.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -7.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £12.71 £40.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-23.34% +16.66%
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
1204 1281 1149
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 40.98% 45.64% 49.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 545 604 393
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 42 50
Average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £12.12 £12.08
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.30 £27.20 £33.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 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 27 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 27 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 +10 13 £225 -52.63% 3
Reading -5 3 £350 -36.36% 7
Slough -5 3 £400 - 2
Newbury - 2 £388 - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 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 28 (52.83%) SAP
2 20 (37.74%) Marketing
3 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
3 19 (35.85%) Finance
4 16 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
4 16 (30.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 14 (26.42%) Digital Marketing
6 13 (24.53%) DTV
6 13 (24.53%) Electronics
6 13 (24.53%) Programme Management
7 11 (20.75%) Project Management
7 11 (20.75%) Windows
8 8 (15.09%) SQL
8 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
9 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
9 7 (13.21%) ERP
9 7 (13.21%) SaaS
10 6 (11.32%) MS Office
10 6 (11.32%) Java
10 6 (11.32%) IBM
10 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
10 6 (11.32%) LAN
10 6 (11.32%) WAN
10 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (9.43%) TDD
11 5 (9.43%) Retail
11 5 (9.43%) VMware
11 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (9.43%) FTP
11 5 (9.43%) Active Directory

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 3 (5.66%) IIS
2 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.89%) GlassFish
3 1 (1.89%) Mule
3 1 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (1.89%) Node.js
3 1 (1.89%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (11.32%) MS Office
2 3 (5.66%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.77%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (30.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (5.66%) SAP FI
2 3 (5.66%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (5.66%) SAP CO
3 2 (3.77%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (1.89%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.89%) SAP SCM
4 1 (1.89%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.89%) SAP ERP
4 1 (1.89%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.89%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.89%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.89%) SAP PS
4 1 (1.89%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (13.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) LAN
1 6 (11.32%) WAN
1 6 (11.32%) TCP/IP
2 5 (9.43%) FTP
3 3 (5.66%) HTTP
3 3 (5.66%) DHCP
3 3 (5.66%) SNA
3 3 (5.66%) DNS
3 3 (5.66%) SAN
3 3 (5.66%) Internet
3 3 (5.66%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) MySQL
1 3 (5.66%) DB2
1 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (5.66%) SAP BI
1 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.89%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) LSMW
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
1 1 (1.89%) Zephyr
General
1 20 (37.74%) Marketing
2 19 (35.85%) Telecoms
2 19 (35.85%) Finance
3 13 (24.53%) Electronics
4 5 (9.43%) Retail
5 2 (3.77%) Billing
6 1 (1.89%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.89%) German Language
6 1 (1.89%) Legal
6 1 (1.89%) Games
Job Titles
1 15 (28.30%) Analyst
2 6 (11.32%) Architect
3 5 (9.43%) Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Consultant
3 5 (9.43%) Administrator
4 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Project Manager
5 3 (5.66%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.66%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.66%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Server Support
6 2 (3.77%) Systems Architect
6 2 (3.77%) Product Analyst
6 2 (3.77%) PMO Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) HTML
1 4 (7.55%) J2EE
1 4 (7.55%) Web Services
2 3 (5.66%) APPC
2 3 (5.66%) RESTful
2 3 (5.66%) SOAP
3 2 (3.77%) AngularJS
3 2 (3.77%) HTML5
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
4 1 (1.89%) XML
4 1 (1.89%) Spring
4 1 (1.89%) Java EE
4 1 (1.89%) JSON
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) REST
4 1 (1.89%) CSS3
4 1 (1.89%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.89%) Gherkin
4 1 (1.89%) Sass
4 1 (1.89%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) DTV
2 3 (5.66%) AS400
2 3 (5.66%) Computer Science
2 3 (5.66%) FMCG
2 3 (5.66%) iSeries
3 2 (3.77%) Open Source
3 2 (3.77%) Social Media
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Data Extraction
3 2 (3.77%) CMDB
3 2 (3.77%) Replication
4 1 (1.89%) Statistics
4 1 (1.89%) Copywriting
4 1 (1.89%) GIS
4 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.89%) NHS
4 1 (1.89%) Biometrics
4 1 (1.89%) User Experience
4 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.75%) Windows
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (9.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.66%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.66%) i5/OS
3 3 (5.66%) Linux
3 3 (5.66%) Windows XP
3 3 (5.66%) OS/400
4 2 (3.77%) Android
5 1 (1.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (26.42%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (24.53%) Programme Management
4 11 (20.75%) Project Management
5 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
5 7 (13.21%) ERP
6 6 (11.32%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.43%) TDD
7 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (7.55%) ITIL
8 4 (7.55%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.55%) SOA
8 4 (7.55%) Migration
8 4 (7.55%) TOGAF
9 3 (5.66%) BDD
9 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.66%) Analytics
9 3 (5.66%) Scrum
9 3 (5.66%) Data Management
9 3 (5.66%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.09%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) C
3 3 (5.66%) COBOL
3 3 (5.66%) RPG
4 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.77%) Groovy
5 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) C++
5 1 (1.89%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 5 (9.43%) Degree
2 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.66%) IBM Certification
4 1 (1.89%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 5 (9.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.66%) vSphere
2 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (5.66%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 3 (5.66%) Tivoli NetView
1 3 (5.66%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (5.66%) HP SIM
1 3 (5.66%) vMotion
Vendors
1 28 (52.83%) SAP
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) IBM
4 5 (9.43%) HP
4 5 (9.43%) VMware
5 4 (7.55%) Oracle
6 3 (5.66%) Dell
6 3 (5.66%) NetIQ
7 2 (3.77%) Remedy
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix
7 2 (3.77%) Ariba
7 2 (3.77%) BMC
8 1 (1.89%) Cognos
8 1 (1.89%) Twitter
8 1 (1.89%) ClickSoftware Technologies
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