The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 Gloucestershire 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 34 32 45
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 15 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.25% 0.42% 0.91%
As % of the General category 10.42% 2.22% 2.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
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£388 £450 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +18.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £28.50 - £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £37.80 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-20.63% +28.13%
General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
144 45 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 31.24% 18.75% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 22 95
Average daily rate £375 £380 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £251 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £439 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
- +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 3 23
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.56 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+194.93% -64.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £12.75 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £35.81 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-4.44% -16.66%
Manufacturing
South West

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Gloucestershire 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
(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
Cheltenham - 5 - - 8
Cirencester - - - -
Tewkesbury - - - -
Manufacturing
South West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Programme Management
2 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
2 12 (44.44%) DTV
2 12 (44.44%) SAP
2 12 (44.44%) Electronics
2 12 (44.44%) Marketing
2 12 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 12 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
3 11 (40.74%) Java
3 11 (40.74%) Web Services
4 8 (29.63%) SOAP
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle
4 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
4 8 (29.63%) jQuery
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle ASCP
4 8 (29.63%) Oracle BI EE
4 8 (29.63%) RESTful
5 7 (25.93%) Kanban
5 7 (25.93%) TDD
5 7 (25.93%) Spring
5 7 (25.93%) J2EE
5 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
5 7 (25.93%) Scrum
5 7 (25.93%) Oracle EBS
6 6 (22.22%) SQL
7 5 (18.52%) UNIX
7 5 (18.52%) Solaris
7 5 (18.52%) Linux

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 4 (14.81%) Tomcat
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (11.11%) Mule
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle ASCP
3 7 (25.93%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) 3G
1 1 (3.70%) GSM
1 1 (3.70%) UMTS
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (29.63%) Oracle BI EE
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (18.52%) Maven
2 4 (14.81%) JUnit
3 3 (11.11%) Cucumber
4 2 (7.41%) Selenium
4 2 (7.41%) WebDriver
4 2 (7.41%) JIRA
General
1 13 (48.15%) Telecoms
1 13 (48.15%) Finance
2 12 (44.44%) Electronics
2 12 (44.44%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Java Developer
3 6 (22.22%) Consultant
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Functional Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Automated Tester
5 3 (11.11%) Technical Leader
6 2 (7.41%) CAD Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Java Swing Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Business Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Oracle Applications Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle Applications Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (40.74%) Web Services
2 8 (29.63%) SOAP
2 8 (29.63%) jQuery
2 8 (29.63%) RESTful
3 7 (25.93%) Spring
3 7 (25.93%) J2EE
3 7 (25.93%) Hibernate
4 3 (11.11%) .NET
4 3 (11.11%) .NET Framework
4 3 (11.11%) Java EE
4 3 (11.11%) WPF
4 3 (11.11%) Silverlight
5 2 (7.41%) Swing
6 1 (3.70%) JAXB
6 1 (3.70%) CSS
6 1 (3.70%) JDBC
6 1 (3.70%) JMS
6 1 (3.70%) HTML
6 1 (3.70%) XML
6 1 (3.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 12 (44.44%) DTV
2 3 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (11.11%) SCADA
3 2 (7.41%) Robotics
4 1 (3.70%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.70%) Data Conversion
4 1 (3.70%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 5 (18.52%) UNIX
1 5 (18.52%) Solaris
1 5 (18.52%) Linux
2 3 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Programme Management
1 12 (44.44%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) Digital Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Kanban
2 7 (25.93%) TDD
2 7 (25.93%) Scrum
3 4 (14.81%) BDD
4 3 (11.11%) Migration
4 3 (11.11%) Workflow
4 3 (11.11%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) Data Migration
5 2 (7.41%) CAD
5 2 (7.41%) CAE
6 1 (3.70%) ERP
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Java
2 8 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 6 (22.22%) SQL
4 3 (11.11%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.70%) C
5 1 (3.70%) C#
5 1 (3.70%) C++
5 1 (3.70%) XPath
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (11.11%) ISEB
3 3 (11.11%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) GMP
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) SAP
2 8 (29.63%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) JBoss
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft