The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 34 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 3 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 0.98% 1.20% 0.85%
As % of the General category 2.38% 2.21% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate
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£400 - £138
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.17 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.38% +52.17%
Manufacturing
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Slough region.

General Category
Slough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
126 136 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Slough 41.31% 54.18% 55.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 78 73
Average daily rate £400 £425 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +28.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £195 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £518 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £30.00 £37.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +194.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Slough

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Slough

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Slough

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 (80.00%) SAP
2 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
2 7 (70.00%) DTV
2 7 (70.00%) Electronics
2 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Programme Management
2 7 (70.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (70.00%) Marketing
2 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
3 4 (40.00%) SOA
4 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) TDD
5 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) Remedy
5 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 2 (20.00%) Service Management
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) BMC
5 2 (20.00%) Windows
5 2 (20.00%) Linux
5 2 (20.00%) SOAP
5 2 (20.00%) Web Services
5 2 (20.00%) J2EE
5 2 (20.00%) MySQL
5 2 (20.00%) Oracle

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Slough 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 7 (70.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SD
3 1 (10.00%) SAP R/3
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI
3 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
3 1 (10.00%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (10.00%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) 3G
1 1 (10.00%) SS7
1 1 (10.00%) ISUP
1 1 (10.00%) INAP
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
1 1 (10.00%) IPsec
1 1 (10.00%) 2G
1 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
1 1 (10.00%) Network Security
1 1 (10.00%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MySQL
1 2 (20.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (20.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) LSMW
General
1 7 (70.00%) Electronics
1 7 (70.00%) Telecoms
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
1 7 (70.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Remedy Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) OSS Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) SAP SD Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Java Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Software Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) SOAP
1 2 (20.00%) Web Services
1 2 (20.00%) RESTful
1 2 (20.00%) J2EE
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
2 1 (10.00%) HTML5
2 1 (10.00%) CSS3
2 1 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 1 (10.00%) Sass
2 1 (10.00%) LESS
2 1 (10.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) DTV
2 2 (20.00%) CMDB
2 2 (20.00%) FMCG
2 2 (20.00%) Open Source
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (20.00%) Windows
1 2 (20.00%) Linux
1 2 (20.00%) Android
1 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) Programme Management
1 7 (70.00%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) SOA
3 3 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) TDD
4 2 (20.00%) Pair Programming
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (20.00%) BDD
4 2 (20.00%) Service Management
4 2 (20.00%) ITSM
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (10.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (10.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Java
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
1 2 (20.00%) Groovy
2 1 (10.00%) ABAP
2 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PMP
2 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
2 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) SAP
2 2 (20.00%) Oracle
2 2 (20.00%) Citrix
2 2 (20.00%) BMC
2 2 (20.00%) Remedy
2 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP