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 1 August 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 84 109 121
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +12
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 40 13 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.59% 0.54% 0.48%
As % of the General category 3.66% 1.15% 0.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 8
Average daily rate
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£390 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £533 £456
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £16.00 £45.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +28.13%
General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1094 1130 1598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.46% 47.08% 51.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 443 480
Average daily rate £375 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £523 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 24
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 £16.00 £16.00 £14.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.00 £43.50 £52.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
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 1 August 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 1 August 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 +9 16 £283 +13.00% 3
Bracknell - 6 £390 - 1
Reading +2 2 £350 - 4
Newbury - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - - 2
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 41 (57.75%) SAP
1 41 (57.75%) Marketing
2 40 (56.34%) Finance
3 37 (52.11%) Electronics
3 37 (52.11%) Telecoms
4 36 (50.70%) Programme Management
4 36 (50.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 36 (50.70%) Digital Marketing
4 36 (50.70%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (50.70%) DTV
5 16 (22.54%) Project Management
6 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2
7 9 (12.68%) PMP
7 9 (12.68%) PMI Certification
7 9 (12.68%) HP
7 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.27%) Java
8 8 (11.27%) Oracle
9 7 (9.86%) .NET
9 7 (9.86%) DNS
9 7 (9.86%) Software Testing
9 7 (9.86%) Logistics
9 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
10 6 (8.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (8.45%) ISEB
10 6 (8.45%) Salesforce.com
10 6 (8.45%) SOAP
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL
11 5 (7.04%) Windows
11 5 (7.04%) Linux

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 (2.82%) WebSphere
1 2 (2.82%) Commerce Server
1 2 (2.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
2 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.41%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.41%) SAS
2 1 (1.41%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.41%) Lync
2 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) MS Office
2 2 (2.82%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.41%) SPSS
3 1 (1.41%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 36 (50.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (4.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.82%) SAP PP
4 1 (1.41%) SAP SD
4 1 (1.41%) SAP FI
4 1 (1.41%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.41%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (1.41%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (1.41%) SAP CO
4 1 (1.41%) SAP PM
4 1 (1.41%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.82%) Force.com
2 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.41%) Google App Engine
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.86%) DNS
2 4 (5.63%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.23%) GPRS
3 3 (4.23%) 3GPP
3 3 (4.23%) UMTS
3 3 (4.23%) ZigBee
3 3 (4.23%) Wireless
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
4 2 (2.82%) HSPA
4 2 (2.82%) 2G
4 2 (2.82%) SIGTRAN
4 2 (2.82%) Wireshark
4 2 (2.82%) INAP
4 2 (2.82%) DAB
4 2 (2.82%) 3G
4 2 (2.82%) IPv6
4 2 (2.82%) SSL
4 2 (2.82%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) LDAP
5 1 (1.41%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.82%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.41%) MySQL
2 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.41%) SAP BI
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.41%) Spotfire
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.41%) QlikView
2 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Ant
2 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.82%) Selenium
2 2 (2.82%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.41%) JUnit
3 1 (1.41%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.41%) JIRA
3 1 (1.41%) Subversion
3 1 (1.41%) Hudson
3 1 (1.41%) TestNG
3 1 (1.41%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.41%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (1.41%) Gradle
3 1 (1.41%) WebDriver
General
1 41 (57.75%) Marketing
2 40 (56.34%) Finance
3 37 (52.11%) Electronics
3 37 (52.11%) Telecoms
4 5 (7.04%) Automotive
5 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (4.23%) Local Government
5 3 (4.23%) Banking
6 2 (2.82%) Retail
6 2 (2.82%) Legal
7 1 (1.41%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 17 (23.94%) Project Manager
1 17 (23.94%) Analyst
2 7 (9.86%) Developer
3 6 (8.45%) Consultant
4 5 (7.04%) Business Analyst
4 5 (7.04%) Data Analyst
5 4 (5.63%) Test Analyst
6 3 (4.23%) Tester
6 3 (4.23%) OSS Project Manager
6 3 (4.23%) WPF Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Designer
7 2 (2.82%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (2.82%) Salesforce.com Developer
7 2 (2.82%) Bid Manager
7 2 (2.82%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Remedy Analyst
7 2 (2.82%) Business Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Business Change Manager
7 2 (2.82%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.86%) .NET
2 6 (8.45%) SOAP
3 5 (7.04%) J2EE
4 4 (5.63%) Web Services
5 3 (4.23%) XML
5 3 (4.23%) WPF
5 3 (4.23%) RESTful
6 2 (2.82%) Visualforce
7 1 (1.41%) WML
7 1 (1.41%) HTML
7 1 (1.41%) WAP
7 1 (1.41%) CPAN
7 1 (1.41%) X-Windows
7 1 (1.41%) JSON
7 1 (1.41%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 36 (50.70%) DTV
2 4 (5.63%) FMCG
3 3 (4.23%) Smart Meter
4 2 (2.82%) Embedded Systems
4 2 (2.82%) CMDB
4 2 (2.82%) Firmware
5 1 (1.41%) NHS
5 1 (1.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.41%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.41%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.41%) Wiki
5 1 (1.41%) Clustering
5 1 (1.41%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.41%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.04%) Windows
1 5 (7.04%) Linux
2 2 (2.82%) Embedded Linux
3 1 (1.41%) AIX
3 1 (1.41%) Solaris
3 1 (1.41%) UNIX
3 1 (1.41%) Android
3 1 (1.41%) CentOS
3 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (50.70%) Programme Management
1 36 (50.70%) Digital Marketing
1 36 (50.70%) Business Intelligence
2 16 (22.54%) Project Management
3 13 (18.31%) PRINCE2
4 9 (12.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (9.86%) Software Testing
5 7 (9.86%) Logistics
6 5 (7.04%) ITIL
6 5 (7.04%) E-Commerce
6 5 (7.04%) SOA
6 5 (7.04%) ITSM
6 5 (7.04%) Migration
6 5 (7.04%) Change Control
7 4 (5.63%) Service Management
7 4 (5.63%) PRINCE
7 4 (5.63%) Six Sigma
8 3 (4.23%) Multithreading
8 3 (4.23%) Test Scripting
8 3 (4.23%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.27%) Java
2 5 (7.04%) SQL
3 4 (5.63%) Ruby
3 4 (5.63%) C
3 4 (5.63%) C#
4 3 (4.23%) C++
5 2 (2.82%) Apex Code
5 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.82%) Perl
6 1 (1.41%) Python
6 1 (1.41%) VB
6 1 (1.41%) Assembly Language
6 1 (1.41%) Korn
6 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.41%) Groovy
6 1 (1.41%) C-shell
6 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) PMP
1 9 (12.68%) PMI Certification
2 6 (8.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 6 (8.45%) ISEB
3 4 (5.63%) Degree
4 3 (4.23%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (2.82%) HND
6 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
6 1 (1.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
2 2 (2.82%) GMP
3 1 (1.41%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) NFS
2 1 (1.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.41%) Xen
2 1 (1.41%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
2 1 (1.41%) SCCM
2 1 (1.41%) Puppet
2 1 (1.41%) YUM
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) SAP
2 9 (12.68%) HP
3 8 (11.27%) Oracle
4 6 (8.45%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (5.63%) hybris
5 4 (5.63%) Siebel
6 3 (4.23%) Cisco
6 3 (4.23%) Microsoft
6 3 (4.23%) Remedy
6 3 (4.23%) VMware
7 2 (2.82%) ATG
7 2 (2.82%) Google
7 2 (2.82%) BMC
7 2 (2.82%) IBM
7 2 (2.82%) Business Objects
8 1 (1.41%) Vignette
8 1 (1.41%) Sun
8 1 (1.41%) Cognos
8 1 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.41%) Dell
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