The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 16 April 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 Buckinghamshire 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 80 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +16
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 8 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.66% 0.35% 0.41%
As % of the General category 1.72% 1.13% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
Average daily rate £375 - £215
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +14.54%
General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
464 266 503
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 38.16% 31.26% 41.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 127 229
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £198 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 21 9
Average hourly rate £12.50 £19.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.89% +30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.25 £14.00 £10.36
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.25 £22.50 £48.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 4 £355 - 2
High Wycombe - - - - 1
Manufacturing
South East

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 8 (38.10%) Automotive
2 6 (28.57%) Degree
3 5 (23.81%) Telematics
3 5 (23.81%) Oracle
3 5 (23.81%) Finance
4 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
4 4 (19.05%) Electronics
4 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (14.29%) SysML
5 3 (14.29%) Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (14.29%) SaaS
5 3 (14.29%) PaaS
5 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
5 3 (14.29%) DTV
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (14.29%) XML
5 3 (14.29%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
5 3 (14.29%) VB
5 3 (14.29%) VBA
5 3 (14.29%) UML
5 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) SaaS
1 3 (14.29%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Relational Database
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (14.29%) RDBMS
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Selenium
2 1 (4.76%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 8 (38.10%) Automotive
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) Aerospace
3 4 (19.05%) Electronics
4 3 (14.29%) Marketing
4 3 (14.29%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.76%) Law
5 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Consultant
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Web Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Web Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Data Centre Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Telematics
2 3 (14.29%) DTV
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (19.05%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (14.29%) SysML
2 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (14.29%) Project Management
2 3 (14.29%) UML
2 3 (14.29%) OOA/OOD
2 3 (14.29%) EAI
2 3 (14.29%) SOA
2 3 (14.29%) Validation
2 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 2 (9.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
3 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
3 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
4 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
4 1 (4.76%) Brand Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) SQL
1 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
1 3 (14.29%) VB
1 3 (14.29%) VBA
2 1 (4.76%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (4.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (4.76%) COBIT
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) Oracle
2 3 (14.29%) SAP
3 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.76%) Atlassian
4 1 (4.76%) HP
4 1 (4.76%) Cadence