The first 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 28 July 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 South East 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 108 129 145
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +16
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 156 100 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.70% 1.18% 0.94%
As % of the General category 4.78% 3.21% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 59 44
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £273 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 6
Average hourly rate £21.75 £40.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.62% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.75 £26.05 £24.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.25 £43.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.34%
General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3261 3120 3906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.45% 36.73% 39.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1738 1532 1686
Average daily rate £370 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.63% +3.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 137 164
Average hourly rate £19.00 £30.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.66% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Manufacturing
England

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 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
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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
Berkshire +31 39 £390 +9.09% 22
Hampshire -25 32 £400 -11.11% 17
Buckinghamshire +17 26 £413 - 17
Surrey +10 23 £388 -31.11% 7
Oxfordshire +12 18 £425 -5.55% 8
East Sussex - 4 - - 1
West Sussex -9 3 £475 +53.22% 4
Kent +2 2 £488 -
Middlesex -8 1 £425 +50.44% 1
M4 Corridor - - - -
Home Counties - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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.

1 127 (48.85%) Telecoms
2 122 (46.92%) Finance
3 114 (43.85%) SAP
4 101 (38.85%) Marketing
5 98 (37.69%) Business Intelligence
5 98 (37.69%) Electronics
6 96 (36.92%) Programme Management
7 90 (34.62%) Digital Marketing
8 89 (34.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 89 (34.23%) DTV
9 51 (19.62%) ERP
10 39 (15.00%) Project Management
11 34 (13.08%) .NET
12 32 (12.31%) SaaS
13 30 (11.54%) PRINCE2
13 30 (11.54%) Windows
14 29 (11.15%) SQL
14 29 (11.15%) Oracle
15 22 (8.46%) ITIL
15 22 (8.46%) Microsoft
16 21 (8.08%) Java
16 21 (8.08%) Automotive
17 20 (7.69%) C#
18 19 (7.31%) Retail
18 19 (7.31%) Logistics
19 18 (6.92%) Security Cleared
19 18 (6.92%) SQL Server
20 17 (6.54%) Linux
20 17 (6.54%) Migration
21 16 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 10 (3.85%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.08%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.08%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.54%) MS Exchange
3 4 (1.54%) Apache
4 3 (1.15%) IIS
4 3 (1.15%) SAS
4 3 (1.15%) Commerce Server
4 3 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.77%) WinCC
5 2 (0.77%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (0.77%) Lync
5 2 (0.77%) CMS
5 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.38%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (4.23%) MS Office
2 10 (3.85%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.15%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.77%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.38%) InDesign
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 89 (34.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (5.77%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.31%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.54%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.15%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.77%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.77%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.77%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.77%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.38%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle 11i
7 1 (0.38%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.38%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.38%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 1 (0.38%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 32 (12.31%) SaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Office 365
2 2 (0.77%) Force.com
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.62%) DNS
2 8 (3.08%) LAN
2 8 (3.08%) WAN
3 7 (2.69%) Firewall
3 7 (2.69%) TCP/IP
4 6 (2.31%) SAN
5 5 (1.92%) Internet
5 5 (1.92%) Wireless
6 4 (1.54%) MPLS
7 3 (1.15%) PBX
7 3 (1.15%) LDAP
7 3 (1.15%) GPRS
7 3 (1.15%) 3GPP
7 3 (1.15%) UMTS
7 3 (1.15%) Unified Communications
7 3 (1.15%) ZigBee
7 3 (1.15%) Network Security
8 2 (0.77%) HSPA
8 2 (0.77%) Wireshark
8 2 (0.77%) SIGTRAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.92%) MySQL
5 5 (1.92%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.92%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.92%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.54%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.15%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.77%) QlikView
8 2 (0.77%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.77%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.54%) Ant
2 3 (1.15%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.15%) Selenium
3 2 (0.77%) Maven
3 2 (0.77%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.77%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.77%) NUnit
4 1 (0.38%) Subversion
4 1 (0.38%) JUnit
4 1 (0.38%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.38%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.38%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.38%) TestNG
4 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.38%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.38%) Hudson
General
1 127 (48.85%) Telecoms
2 122 (46.92%) Finance
3 101 (38.85%) Marketing
4 98 (37.69%) Electronics
5 21 (8.08%) Automotive
6 19 (7.31%) Retail
7 10 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (3.46%) Aerospace
8 9 (3.46%) Legal
8 9 (3.46%) Banking
9 8 (3.08%) Advertising
10 3 (1.15%) Local Government
11 1 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.38%) Law
11 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (19.23%) Analyst
2 42 (16.15%) Project Manager
3 39 (15.00%) Developer
4 24 (9.23%) Consultant
5 22 (8.46%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.23%) .NET Developer
7 8 (3.08%) Architect
7 8 (3.08%) Technical Manager
8 7 (2.69%) Test Analyst
8 7 (2.69%) Programme Manager
8 7 (2.69%) Technical Project Manager
8 7 (2.69%) Designer
9 6 (2.31%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (2.31%) C# Developer
9 6 (2.31%) Business Manager
10 5 (1.92%) Data Analyst
10 5 (1.92%) Applications Support
10 5 (1.92%) Functional Consultant
10 5 (1.92%) Tester
10 5 (1.92%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.08%) .NET
2 16 (6.15%) CSS
3 11 (4.23%) ASP.NET
3 11 (4.23%) HTML
3 11 (4.23%) XML
4 9 (3.46%) Web Services
5 8 (3.08%) WCF
5 8 (3.08%) jQuery
6 7 (2.69%) J2EE
7 6 (2.31%) SOAP
7 6 (2.31%) Middleware
7 6 (2.31%) XSLT
8 5 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (1.92%) WPF
8 5 (1.92%) CSS3
9 4 (1.54%) HTML5
9 4 (1.54%) XHTML
10 3 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (1.15%) JSP
10 3 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 89 (34.23%) DTV
2 10 (3.85%) NHS
2 10 (3.85%) FMCG
3 8 (3.08%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.69%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (1.54%) W3C
5 4 (1.54%) HACMP
6 3 (1.15%) Firmware
6 3 (1.15%) PMI
6 3 (1.15%) Clustering
6 3 (1.15%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.15%) New Media
6 3 (1.15%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.77%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.77%) E-Learning
7 2 (0.77%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.77%) EPoS
7 2 (0.77%) Blackberry
8 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
8 1 (0.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 30 (11.54%) Windows
2 17 (6.54%) Linux
3 8 (3.08%) UNIX
4 6 (2.31%) AIX
5 4 (1.54%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.15%) Solaris
6 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.15%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.77%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.77%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.77%) Android
7 2 (0.77%) HPUX
7 2 (0.77%) NetWare
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (37.69%) Business Intelligence
2 96 (36.92%) Programme Management
3 90 (34.62%) Digital Marketing
4 51 (19.62%) ERP
5 39 (15.00%) Project Management
6 30 (11.54%) PRINCE2
7 22 (8.46%) ITIL
8 19 (7.31%) Logistics
9 17 (6.54%) Migration
10 16 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (6.15%) Scrum
11 14 (5.38%) E-Commerce
12 12 (4.62%) Business Analysis
13 11 (4.23%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.23%) MVC
14 9 (3.46%) Service Management
14 9 (3.46%) Agile Software Development
15 8 (3.08%) TOGAF
15 8 (3.08%) Software Testing
15 8 (3.08%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.15%) SQL
2 21 (8.08%) Java
3 20 (7.69%) C#
4 14 (5.38%) C
4 14 (5.38%) JavaScript
5 7 (2.69%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.69%) Bash Shell
6 6 (2.31%) C++
7 5 (1.92%) Perl
7 5 (1.92%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.92%) Python
8 4 (1.54%) Shell Script
8 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.54%) VB
8 4 (1.54%) Ruby
8 4 (1.54%) Lua
9 3 (1.15%) Korn
10 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.77%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.77%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (6.92%) Security Cleared
2 13 (5.00%) Degree
3 12 (4.62%) PMI Certification
4 9 (3.46%) PMP
5 8 (3.08%) ISEB
6 7 (2.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.15%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.77%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.77%) HND
11 1 (0.38%) MCSE
11 1 (0.38%) CCNA
11 1 (0.38%) CISSP
11 1 (0.38%) MCP
11 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.38%) ACCA
11 1 (0.38%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.69%) SLA
2 6 (2.31%) QA
3 4 (1.54%) GMP
4 3 (1.15%) GxP
4 3 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.77%) GAMP
5 2 (0.77%) GCP
6 1 (0.38%) COBIT
6 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.31%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.15%) vSphere
4 2 (0.77%) OCFS2
4 2 (0.77%) GPFS
4 2 (0.77%) Nmap
5 1 (0.38%) Xen
5 1 (0.38%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.38%) NFS
5 1 (0.38%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 8 (3.08%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.15%) Nessus
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.15%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.77%) SCCM
4 1 (0.38%) YUM
4 1 (0.38%) Puppet
4 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 114 (43.85%) SAP
2 29 (11.15%) Oracle
3 22 (8.46%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.38%) HP
5 10 (3.85%) IBM
5 10 (3.85%) VMware
6 8 (3.08%) Cisco
6 8 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.92%) EMC
7 5 (1.92%) hybris
8 4 (1.54%) Siebel
9 3 (1.15%) JBoss
9 3 (1.15%) Citrix
9 3 (1.15%) Sun
9 3 (1.15%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.15%) Sitecore
9 3 (1.15%) Dell
9 3 (1.15%) ATG
9 3 (1.15%) SolidWorks
10 2 (0.77%) Google
Milton Keynes
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
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Surrey
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Bracknell
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Slough, Berkshire
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Hampshire
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Rate: £450 - £550 per day
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Rate: £400 - £550 per day
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Buckinghamshire
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Rate: Negotiable Hourly Rate
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Bracknell
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Rate: £10.00 - £12.00 per hour
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Guildford, Surrey
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