The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 20 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 7 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.52% 3.13% 0.56%
As % of the General category 7.29% 8.64% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 1
Average daily rate - £513 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +46.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Average hourly rate £43.25 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
Manufacturing
South West

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

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
96 81 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 48.24% 36.16% 38.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 47 32
Average daily rate £425 £385 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.38% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £249 £234 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £610 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 10
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.63 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.40% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.33 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £19.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in Dorset

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Poole +4 3 - - 2
Wareham - 1 - -
Weymouth - 1 - -
Manufacturing
South West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 (57.14%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
3 4 (28.57%) Advertising
3 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
3 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
4 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 3 (21.43%) C
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (14.29%) Electronics
6 1 (7.14%) Def Stans
6 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
6 1 (7.14%) MISRA
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
6 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) Avionics
6 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
6 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
6 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) SDLC

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset 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 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (7.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.14%) Avionics
4 1 (7.14%) General Ledger
4 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
1 4 (28.57%) Dynamics NAV Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Dynamics AX Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Implementation Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Project Implementation Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Deployment Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Embedded Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) ERP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Hardware Design Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Software Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
2 1 (7.14%) Verilog
2 1 (7.14%) VHDL
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Programme Management
2 4 (28.57%) ERP
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Management
3 3 (21.43%) Time Management
4 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Balanced Scorecard
5 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Procure-to-pay
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Requirements Management
5 1 (7.14%) SDLC
5 1 (7.14%) Software Engineering
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) C
2 1 (7.14%) Assembly Language
2 1 (7.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Def Stans
1 1 (7.14%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA
1 1 (7.14%) MISRA C
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (28.57%) Microsoft