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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 129 117 132
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 137 141 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.46% 1.57% 1.22%
As % of the General category 4.24% 4.48% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 84 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 £280 £252 £267
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £518 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.66% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 3 7
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -61.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £13.90 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.97 £17.10 £48.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £31.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-8.73% -16.00%
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
3231 3145 2957
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.53% 35.11% 35.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1761 1682 1414
Average daily rate £400 £363 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -6.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £217 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 114 150
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -13.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £13.00 £13.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.81 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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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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
Surrey +4 34 £400 -0.62% 8
Berkshire +5 32 £350 -3.44% 27
Hampshire +5 28 £345 -8.00% 20
Buckinghamshire -1 15 £400 - 9
East Sussex -4 10 - - 10
West Sussex -9 5 - - 6
Oxfordshire -36 3 £305 -14.38% 13
Middlesex +4 1 - - 1
Kent -4 1 - - 4
Sussex - 1 - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 92 (35.38%) SAP
2 87 (33.46%) Finance
3 75 (28.85%) Telecoms
4 63 (24.23%) Marketing
5 62 (23.85%) Programme Management
6 59 (22.69%) Electronics
7 57 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
7 57 (21.92%) Digital Marketing
8 55 (21.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 55 (21.15%) DTV
9 41 (15.77%) ERP
10 40 (15.38%) Project Management
11 38 (14.62%) PRINCE2
12 36 (13.85%) Pharmaceutical
13 26 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
14 24 (9.23%) Microsoft
15 23 (8.85%) Windows
15 23 (8.85%) Degree
16 22 (8.46%) ITIL
16 22 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (8.08%) C
17 21 (8.08%) SaaS
18 20 (7.69%) Java
18 20 (7.69%) GAMP
19 19 (7.31%) Migration
19 19 (7.31%) Software Engineering
20 18 (6.92%) Bash Shell
20 18 (6.92%) MS Excel
21 17 (6.54%) MS Office
22 16 (6.15%) SQL

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.15%) MS Exchange
2 3 (1.15%) WebLogic
2 3 (1.15%) NetWeaver
2 3 (1.15%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.77%) IIS
3 2 (0.77%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (0.77%) Confluence
3 2 (0.77%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (0.77%) WinCC
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.38%) Mule ESB
4 1 (0.38%) Node.js
4 1 (0.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.38%) SAS
4 1 (0.38%) Mule
4 1 (0.38%) CMS
4 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 18 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.54%) MS Office
3 10 (3.85%) MS Project
4 7 (2.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.92%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.15%) CATIA
7 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.38%) SPSS
7 1 (0.38%) Simulink
7 1 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 55 (21.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 9 (3.46%) SAP MII
3 5 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (1.54%) SAP PLM
5 2 (0.77%) SAP FI-GL
5 2 (0.77%) SAP EHS
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.38%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.38%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.38%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.38%) Primavera
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.38%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.08%) SaaS
2 2 (0.77%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.77%) Google Checkout
3 1 (0.38%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) IaaS
3 1 (0.38%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.46%) LAN
2 7 (2.69%) WAN
3 5 (1.92%) DHCP
3 5 (1.92%) DNS
4 4 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.54%) SAN
5 3 (1.15%) VPN
5 3 (1.15%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.77%) SSL
6 2 (0.77%) Intranet
6 2 (0.77%) Firewall
6 2 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.77%) Modbus
6 2 (0.77%) Profibus
7 1 (0.38%) NAS
7 1 (0.38%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.38%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (0.38%) Wireless
7 1 (0.38%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.38%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.31%) MySQL
4 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (1.54%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.54%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.15%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.15%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.77%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.77%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.77%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.77%) MS Access
8 1 (0.38%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.38%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 6 (2.31%) Selenium
2 4 (1.54%) WebDriver
3 3 (1.15%) JIRA
4 2 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.77%) JMeter
5 1 (0.38%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.38%) Subversion
5 1 (0.38%) Maven
5 1 (0.38%) Ant
5 1 (0.38%) JUnit
5 1 (0.38%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.38%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.38%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.38%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.38%) Zephyr
General
1 87 (33.46%) Finance
2 75 (28.85%) Telecoms
3 63 (24.23%) Marketing
4 59 (22.69%) Electronics
5 36 (13.85%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (3.85%) Automotive
7 6 (2.31%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.31%) Banking
7 6 (2.31%) Retail
8 3 (1.15%) Legal
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Games
9 1 (0.38%) Military
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) German Language
Job Titles
1 64 (24.62%) Analyst
2 46 (17.69%) Project Manager
3 37 (14.23%) Developer
4 24 (9.23%) Business Analyst
4 24 (9.23%) Consultant
5 14 (5.38%) Administrator
6 13 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
6 13 (5.00%) C Developer
7 9 (3.46%) Test Analyst
8 8 (3.08%) Architect
9 7 (2.69%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.31%) Research Analyst
10 6 (2.31%) Design Engineer
10 6 (2.31%) Development Analyst
11 5 (1.92%) Java Developer
11 5 (1.92%) Tester
11 5 (1.92%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (1.92%) Programmer
11 5 (1.92%) C Programmer
11 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.23%) HTML
1 11 (4.23%) CSS
2 9 (3.46%) .NET
3 7 (2.69%) Web Services
4 4 (1.54%) Middleware
5 3 (1.15%) HTML5
5 3 (1.15%) CSS3
5 3 (1.15%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.15%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.15%) XML
5 3 (1.15%) jQuery
5 3 (1.15%) SAP PI
5 3 (1.15%) RESTful
5 3 (1.15%) JSP
5 3 (1.15%) SOAP
5 3 (1.15%) Struts
5 3 (1.15%) SAP Smart Forms
5 3 (1.15%) BAPI
5 3 (1.15%) SAP XI
5 3 (1.15%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 55 (21.15%) DTV
2 22 (8.46%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.00%) Embedded Systems
4 10 (3.85%) Data Centre
5 9 (3.46%) FMCG
5 9 (3.46%) NHS
5 9 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.08%) Life Science
7 4 (1.54%) Replication
7 4 (1.54%) Smart Meter
7 4 (1.54%) User Experience
8 3 (1.15%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.15%) LIMS
9 2 (0.77%) Tandem
9 2 (0.77%) PMI
9 2 (0.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.77%) Social Media
9 2 (0.77%) Telematics
9 2 (0.77%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 23 (8.85%) Windows
2 9 (3.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (3.08%) UNIX
3 8 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (3.08%) Linux
4 6 (2.31%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.92%) Windows 8
6 4 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.15%) VMS
8 2 (0.77%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.77%) AIX
9 1 (0.38%) SUSE
9 1 (0.38%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.38%) Android
9 1 (0.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.85%) Programme Management
2 57 (21.92%) Business Intelligence
2 57 (21.92%) Digital Marketing
3 41 (15.77%) ERP
4 40 (15.38%) Project Management
5 38 (14.62%) PRINCE2
6 26 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (8.46%) ITIL
8 19 (7.31%) Migration
8 19 (7.31%) Software Engineering
9 16 (6.15%) Logistics
10 15 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
10 15 (5.77%) Unit Testing
11 14 (5.38%) Validation
12 13 (5.00%) E-Commerce
12 13 (5.00%) Change Management
13 11 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (4.23%) Waterfall
14 8 (3.08%) Quality Management
14 8 (3.08%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.08%) C
2 20 (7.69%) Java
3 18 (6.92%) Bash Shell
4 16 (6.15%) SQL
5 15 (5.77%) Python
6 13 (5.00%) Lua
7 10 (3.85%) Embedded C
8 9 (3.46%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.69%) C++
10 5 (1.92%) C#
10 5 (1.92%) ABAP
11 4 (1.54%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.54%) Perl
11 4 (1.54%) Korn
12 3 (1.15%) SAPscript
13 2 (0.77%) X++
13 2 (0.77%) PowerShell
13 2 (0.77%) PHP
13 2 (0.77%) PL/SQL
13 2 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 23 (8.85%) Degree
2 12 (4.62%) Security Cleared
3 9 (3.46%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.69%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.31%) PMP
5 6 (2.31%) PMI Certification
5 6 (2.31%) ISEB
6 5 (1.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.15%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.77%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (0.77%) MCSD
9 2 (0.77%) HNC
9 2 (0.77%) MCSE
9 2 (0.77%) CCSA
9 2 (0.77%) CCSE
9 2 (0.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (0.38%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.38%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.69%) GAMP
2 14 (5.38%) QA
3 7 (2.69%) GxP
4 5 (1.92%) SLA
5 3 (1.15%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.77%) GCP
6 2 (0.77%) GMP
7 1 (0.38%) DO-178B
System Software
1 9 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.92%) vSphere
3 4 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.77%) Firmware
6 1 (0.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (1.54%) SCCM
1 4 (1.54%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.15%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.77%) HP SIM
3 2 (0.77%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.77%) vMotion
3 2 (0.77%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.38%) SCOM
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Statspack
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Afaria
Vendors
1 92 (35.38%) SAP
2 24 (9.23%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.38%) Oracle
4 13 (5.00%) HP
4 13 (5.00%) VMware
5 5 (1.92%) Adobe
5 5 (1.92%) Epicor
6 4 (1.54%) Citrix
6 4 (1.54%) Cisco
6 4 (1.54%) Remedy
7 3 (1.15%) Business Objects
7 3 (1.15%) Dell
7 3 (1.15%) Google
8 2 (0.77%) Coremetrics
8 2 (0.77%) 3PAR
8 2 (0.77%) Twitter
8 2 (0.77%) CheckPoint
8 2 (0.77%) IBM
8 2 (0.77%) Avaya
8 2 (0.77%) Juniper
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £425 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Boss ERP Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £375 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Rate: 22 - 25 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Waterlooville
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 7 days ago
Hampshire
People Source
Rate: £380 - £450 per day + Flexibility
Posted: 7 days ago
Middlesex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 11 days ago
Fareham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 25 days ago
Eastbourne
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £42 per hour + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 26 days ago
Berkshire
Real Staffing
Posted: 27 days ago
South East England
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 28 days ago