The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset 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 Somerset 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 42 41 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -9
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 11 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.74% 0.48% 1.26%
As % of the General category 12.64% 2.33% 4.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 0
Average daily rate £555 £460 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.65% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £425 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.70% +21.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +23.07%
General Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
87 43 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.64% 20.67% 28.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 18 25
Average daily rate £325 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £284 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £460 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+188.28% -44.50%
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 Somerset

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bath - 2 £233 - 3
Manufacturing
South West

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 (61.54%) SOA
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
1 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 7 (53.85%) Change Control
2 7 (53.85%) UML
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
7 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.69%) Migration
7 1 (7.69%) Summit
7 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (7.69%) Degree
7 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
7 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
7 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
7 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.69%) Nortel
7 1 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
7 1 (7.69%) CAD
7 1 (7.69%) C#

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Summit
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) PowerBuilder
General
1 8 (61.54%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 7 (53.85%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Coordinator
5 1 (7.69%) PowerBuilder Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
1 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) SOA
2 7 (53.85%) UML
2 7 (53.85%) Change Control
3 6 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (30.77%) Change Management
5 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
6 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Migration
6 1 (7.69%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) DV Cleared
1 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 14001
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Nortel
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