The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 150 138 135
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 106 112 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.17% 1.25% 1.32%
As % of the General category 3.45% 3.55% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 73 62
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £259 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £604 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Average hourly rate £39.00 £12.38 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+215.15% -54.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £11.25 £15.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.84 £16.30 £47.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.35 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-13.28% -
Manufacturing
England

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

General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3075 3151 2888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.99% 35.09% 35.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1606 1658 1358
Average daily rate £400 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £201 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 130 169
Average hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £51.00 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-8.00% -3.84%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
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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
Hampshire +9 27 £388 +3.33% 13
Surrey +18 22 £338 -23.07% 30
Berkshire -9 19 £350 -16.66% 25
Buckinghamshire +4 10 £365 -8.75% 16
East Sussex -7 8 - - 10
West Sussex -19 6 £350 - 9
Oxfordshire -30 4 £353 -1.05% 8
Middlesex +7 2 - -
Home Counties - 1 £465 -
Sussex - 1 - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 85 (34.55%) Finance
2 75 (30.49%) SAP
3 74 (30.08%) Telecoms
4 57 (23.17%) Programme Management
5 54 (21.95%) Marketing
6 49 (19.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 49 (19.92%) Electronics
7 47 (19.11%) Business Intelligence
7 47 (19.11%) Digital Marketing
8 46 (18.70%) DTV
9 41 (16.67%) ERP
10 38 (15.45%) Project Management
11 34 (13.82%) Pharmaceutical
12 30 (12.20%) PRINCE2
13 27 (10.98%) Microsoft
14 26 (10.57%) Windows
14 26 (10.57%) SaaS
15 25 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
16 22 (8.94%) GAMP
16 22 (8.94%) Degree
17 20 (8.13%) SQL
18 19 (7.72%) ITIL
18 19 (7.72%) MS Office
18 19 (7.72%) Agile Software Development
19 18 (7.32%) MS Excel
19 18 (7.32%) C
19 18 (7.32%) Java
19 18 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
20 15 (6.10%) Migration
20 15 (6.10%) E-Commerce

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.03%) IIS
3 4 (1.63%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.22%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.81%) Node.js
5 2 (0.81%) WinCC
5 2 (0.81%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.81%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (0.41%) Apache
6 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.41%) JBoss
6 1 (0.41%) SAS
6 1 (0.41%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.41%) Mule
6 1 (0.41%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.41%) Confluence
Applications
1 19 (7.72%) MS Office
2 18 (7.32%) MS Excel
3 10 (4.07%) MS Project
4 8 (3.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.22%) CATIA
6 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.41%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.41%) Simulink
7 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.41%) SPSS
7 1 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.41%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 49 (19.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.63%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.22%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.81%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (0.41%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.41%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.41%) Primavera
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.41%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 26 (10.57%) SaaS
2 4 (1.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.81%) Google Checkout
4 1 (0.41%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.41%) IaaS
4 1 (0.41%) Adobe Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.69%) LAN
1 14 (5.69%) WAN
2 9 (3.66%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.25%) DNS
3 8 (3.25%) SAN
4 7 (2.85%) Firewall
5 6 (2.44%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (2.03%) VPN
6 5 (2.03%) DHCP
7 4 (1.63%) 4G
7 4 (1.63%) LTE
7 4 (1.63%) Broadband
7 4 (1.63%) BGP
7 4 (1.63%) EIGRP
7 4 (1.63%) MPLS
8 3 (1.22%) Internet
8 3 (1.22%) WLAN
8 3 (1.22%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (0.81%) xDSL
9 2 (0.81%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (2.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 6 (2.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.63%) MySQL
5 3 (1.22%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.81%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.81%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.81%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.81%) DB2
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.41%) SQLPlus
7 1 (0.41%) MS Access
7 1 (0.41%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.22%) Selenium
2 3 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.81%) JIRA
3 2 (0.81%) Maven
4 1 (0.41%) JMeter
4 1 (0.41%) LabVIEW
4 1 (0.41%) Ant
4 1 (0.41%) JUnit
4 1 (0.41%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.41%) Subversion
4 1 (0.41%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.41%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.41%) Gerrit
4 1 (0.41%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (34.55%) Finance
2 74 (30.08%) Telecoms
3 54 (21.95%) Marketing
4 49 (19.92%) Electronics
5 34 (13.82%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (5.69%) Retail
7 10 (4.07%) Aerospace
8 7 (2.85%) Automotive
8 7 (2.85%) Banking
9 4 (1.63%) Avionics
9 4 (1.63%) Legal
10 2 (0.81%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Games
11 1 (0.41%) German Language
Job Titles
1 59 (23.98%) Analyst
2 45 (18.29%) Project Manager
3 31 (12.60%) Developer
4 25 (10.16%) Business Analyst
5 17 (6.91%) Architect
5 17 (6.91%) Consultant
6 9 (3.66%) C Developer
7 8 (3.25%) Test Analyst
7 8 (3.25%) Administrator
8 7 (2.85%) Systems Engineer
8 7 (2.85%) Business Manager
9 6 (2.44%) Development Analyst
9 6 (2.44%) Java Developer
9 6 (2.44%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (2.44%) Research Analyst
9 6 (2.44%) Design Engineer
10 5 (2.03%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (2.03%) Programmer
10 5 (2.03%) C Programmer
11 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.28%) HTML
2 11 (4.47%) CSS
3 9 (3.66%) .NET
4 6 (2.44%) Web Services
5 5 (2.03%) Spring
6 4 (1.63%) HTML5
6 4 (1.63%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.63%) jQuery
6 4 (1.63%) JSP
6 4 (1.63%) ASP.NET
6 4 (1.63%) Middleware
7 3 (1.22%) SOAP
7 3 (1.22%) Struts
7 3 (1.22%) J2EE
7 3 (1.22%) Ajax
7 3 (1.22%) RESTful
7 3 (1.22%) Gherkin
7 3 (1.22%) CSS3
8 2 (0.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.81%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 46 (18.70%) DTV
2 25 (10.16%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.47%) FMCG
4 9 (3.66%) NHS
4 9 (3.66%) Embedded Systems
5 7 (2.85%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.44%) Life Science
6 6 (2.44%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.03%) Computer Science
8 4 (1.63%) User Experience
8 4 (1.63%) Replication
9 3 (1.22%) LIMS
9 3 (1.22%) Smart Meter
9 3 (1.22%) Telematics
9 3 (1.22%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.22%) Social Media
10 2 (0.81%) iSeries
10 2 (0.81%) SCADA
10 2 (0.81%) Chemistry
10 2 (0.81%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.57%) Windows
2 8 (3.25%) UNIX
3 7 (2.85%) Linux
3 7 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (2.03%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.63%) AIX
6 3 (1.22%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.81%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.81%) Windows 8
7 2 (0.81%) i5/OS
7 2 (0.81%) OS/400
8 1 (0.41%) Android
8 1 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (23.17%) Programme Management
2 47 (19.11%) Business Intelligence
2 47 (19.11%) Digital Marketing
3 41 (16.67%) ERP
4 38 (15.45%) Project Management
5 30 (12.20%) PRINCE2
6 19 (7.72%) ITIL
6 19 (7.72%) Agile Software Development
7 18 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (6.10%) Migration
8 15 (6.10%) E-Commerce
8 15 (6.10%) Software Engineering
9 12 (4.88%) Validation
10 11 (4.47%) CRM
10 11 (4.47%) Unit Testing
10 11 (4.47%) Logistics
11 10 (4.07%) Change Management
12 9 (3.66%) User Acceptance Testing
13 8 (3.25%) Waterfall
14 7 (2.85%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.13%) SQL
2 18 (7.32%) C
2 18 (7.32%) Java
3 15 (6.10%) Bash Shell
4 11 (4.47%) Python
5 10 (4.07%) JavaScript
6 9 (3.66%) Lua
7 7 (2.85%) C++
8 6 (2.44%) Embedded C
8 6 (2.44%) C#
9 5 (2.03%) Perl
10 4 (1.63%) Korn
10 4 (1.63%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.22%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.81%) X++
12 2 (0.81%) RPG
12 2 (0.81%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.81%) COBOL
13 1 (0.41%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.41%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 22 (8.94%) Degree
2 13 (5.28%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.25%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.85%) PMP
4 7 (2.85%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.44%) ISEB
6 4 (1.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.81%) CCSE
8 2 (0.81%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.81%) IBM Certification
8 2 (0.81%) CCIE
8 2 (0.81%) MCSD
8 2 (0.81%) HNC
8 2 (0.81%) MCSE
8 2 (0.81%) CCSA
9 1 (0.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (8.94%) GAMP
2 14 (5.69%) QA
3 5 (2.03%) GxP
4 4 (1.63%) DO-178B
4 4 (1.63%) DO-254
4 4 (1.63%) SLA
5 3 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.81%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.81%) GMP
6 2 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.41%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (4.07%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.03%) vSphere
4 4 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.81%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.41%) Firmware
6 1 (0.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.41%) OCFS2
Systems Management
1 6 (2.44%) SCCM
2 3 (1.22%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.22%) SCOM
2 3 (1.22%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.22%) vMotion
2 3 (1.22%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.81%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.81%) Tivoli NetView
4 1 (0.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.41%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 75 (30.49%) SAP
2 27 (10.98%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.69%) Oracle
3 14 (5.69%) HP
4 12 (4.88%) VMware
5 8 (3.25%) Cisco
6 6 (2.44%) IBM
7 5 (2.03%) Remedy
7 5 (2.03%) Citrix
7 5 (2.03%) Dell
8 4 (1.63%) Epicor
9 3 (1.22%) Google
10 2 (0.81%) Twitter
10 2 (0.81%) PayPal
10 2 (0.81%) SolarWinds
10 2 (0.81%) Riverbed
10 2 (0.81%) Coremetrics
10 2 (0.81%) Juniper
10 2 (0.81%) Ariba
10 2 (0.81%) Siemens
Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £430 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 6 days ago
Lewes, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
People Source
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £43 - £53 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £35 - £36 per hour + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
South East England
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 14 days ago
Guildford
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £36 per hour + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £43 per hour + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £36 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago