The first 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 24 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 Dorset 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 30 31 27
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 0.91% 0.54% 1.22%
As % of the General category 2.47% 1.28% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £476 - £275
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £27.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +42.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +23.07%
General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
81 78 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.99% 42.16% 57.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 51 101
Average daily rate £425 £400 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £685 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 5
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Manufacturing
South West

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Google
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (33.33%) Wholesale Banking
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) XenApp
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Electronics
2 2 (66.67%) Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (33.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) SOAP
1 1 (33.33%) JMS
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
1 1 (33.33%) JSON
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) REST
1 1 (33.33%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) DTV
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) Digital Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (33.33%) XenApp
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter