The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 16 23 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 4 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 3.88% 3.45% -
As % of the General category 10.53% 19.23% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £420 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
Manufacturing
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
38 26 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.89% 17.93% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 43
Average daily rate £400 £396 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucester

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 4 (80.00%) Electronics
2 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) SDLC
3 3 (60.00%) Selenium
3 3 (60.00%) REST
3 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
3 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
3 3 (60.00%) Ruby
3 3 (60.00%) SOAP
3 3 (60.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle
4 1 (20.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (20.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) Selenium
1 3 (60.00%) WebDriver
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Forms
General
1 4 (80.00%) Electronics
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Software Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Software Test Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Test Automation Manager
1 3 (60.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) CentOS
2 1 (20.00%) Debian
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (80.00%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Programme Management
1 4 (80.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (60.00%) Software Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (20.00%) BDD
3 1 (20.00%) Compatibility Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Ruby
2 1 (20.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) SAP
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Red Hat