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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 126 113 113
Rank change year-on-year
-13 0
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 132 128 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.44% 1.52% 1.42%
As % of the General category 4.26% 4.21% 3.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 53 33
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£425 £498 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.57% +21.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £431 £399
% change year-on-year
-4.92% +8.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 15 19
Average hourly rate £16.63 £32.50 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.84% +15.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £15.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £44.20 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £35.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-17.14% +22.80%
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
3099 3041 2818
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.79% 36.10% 36.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1658 1516 1254
Average daily rate £400 £388 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +1.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £240 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 140 167
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.59 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.28% -21.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.40 £12.25 £12.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

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 January 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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Berkshire -6 31 £494 -1.25% 37
Hampshire -17 31 £525 +23.52% 27
Buckinghamshire -3 23 £400 +28.00% 9
Surrey -10 14 £456 - 18
West Sussex -6 13 £413 -17.50% 7
Oxfordshire -6 10 £418 +32.53% 44
Kent - 7 £425 - 5
Middlesex - - - - 1
East Sussex - - - - 3
Home Counties - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 117 (46.99%) SAP
1 117 (46.99%) Telecoms
2 106 (42.57%) Finance
3 85 (34.14%) Business Intelligence
4 84 (33.73%) Programme Management
5 83 (33.33%) Marketing
6 79 (31.73%) Electronics
7 78 (31.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 77 (30.92%) Digital Marketing
9 74 (29.72%) DTV
10 50 (20.08%) ERP
11 40 (16.06%) SaaS
12 33 (13.25%) Windows
13 32 (12.85%) Project Management
14 30 (12.05%) Microsoft
14 30 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (11.65%) SQL
16 25 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (8.43%) ITIL
17 21 (8.43%) WAN
17 21 (8.43%) Retail
18 19 (7.63%) PRINCE2
18 19 (7.63%) Oracle
18 19 (7.63%) Pharmaceutical
19 18 (7.23%) Migration
19 18 (7.23%) E-Commerce
20 17 (6.83%) MS Excel
20 17 (6.83%) LAN
20 17 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
20 17 (6.83%) Security Cleared

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 12 (4.82%) SharePoint
2 5 (2.01%) Confluence
2 5 (2.01%) WebLogic
2 5 (2.01%) IIS
2 5 (2.01%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.61%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.80%) JBoss
5 2 (0.80%) IBM Notes
5 2 (0.80%) Apache
5 2 (0.80%) CMS
5 2 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.80%) WinCC
5 2 (0.80%) Lync
6 1 (0.40%) Node.js
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.40%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.43%) MS Office
3 9 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (2.81%) MS Project
5 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.40%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 78 (31.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 10 (4.02%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.01%) SAP MII
4 4 (1.61%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (1.61%) Oracle Applications
4 4 (1.61%) SAP R/3
4 4 (1.61%) SAP FI
5 3 (1.20%) SAP QM
5 3 (1.20%) SAP CO
5 3 (1.20%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.80%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.40%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.40%) SAP PS
7 1 (0.40%) Maximo
7 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.40%) SAP SD
7 1 (0.40%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 40 (16.06%) SaaS
2 2 (0.80%) Office 365
3 1 (0.40%) Force.com
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (8.43%) WAN
2 17 (6.83%) LAN
3 14 (5.62%) TCP/IP
4 10 (4.02%) DNS
5 9 (3.61%) Firewall
5 9 (3.61%) SAN
6 7 (2.81%) Internet
7 6 (2.41%) DHCP
8 5 (2.01%) EIGRP
8 5 (2.01%) MPLS
8 5 (2.01%) BGP
8 5 (2.01%) FTP
8 5 (2.01%) Network Security
9 4 (1.61%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.61%) LTE
9 4 (1.61%) VPN
9 4 (1.61%) Broadband
9 4 (1.61%) 4G
10 3 (1.20%) OSPF
10 3 (1.20%) APPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.21%) MySQL
3 7 (2.81%) Oracle Database
4 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.61%) SQLPlus
6 3 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.20%) SAP BI
6 3 (1.20%) Crystal Reports
6 3 (1.20%) DB2
6 3 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.80%) MS Access
7 2 (0.80%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (2.01%) Selenium
1 5 (2.01%) JIRA
2 4 (1.61%) Subversion
2 4 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.61%) JUnit
2 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (0.80%) Rational Functional Tester
3 2 (0.80%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.80%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.80%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.40%) Zephyr
4 1 (0.40%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) JMeter
4 1 (0.40%) Toad
4 1 (0.40%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 117 (46.99%) Telecoms
2 106 (42.57%) Finance
3 83 (33.33%) Marketing
4 79 (31.73%) Electronics
5 21 (8.43%) Retail
6 19 (7.63%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (3.21%) Aerospace
7 8 (3.21%) Automotive
8 6 (2.41%) Banking
9 4 (1.61%) Avionics
10 3 (1.20%) Games
10 3 (1.20%) Advertising
11 2 (0.80%) Billing
12 1 (0.40%) Back Office
12 1 (0.40%) Legal
12 1 (0.40%) German Language
12 1 (0.40%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 76 (30.52%) Analyst
2 33 (13.25%) Business Analyst
3 31 (12.45%) Project Manager
4 27 (10.84%) Consultant
5 22 (8.84%) Architect
6 21 (8.43%) Developer
7 14 (5.62%) SAP Consultant
8 10 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
9 9 (3.61%) Administrator
10 7 (2.81%) Test Analyst
10 7 (2.81%) Support Analyst
10 7 (2.81%) Data Analyst
11 6 (2.41%) Business Manager
11 6 (2.41%) Help Desk Analyst
11 6 (2.41%) Systems Engineer
11 6 (2.41%) Tester
12 4 (1.61%) Quality Analyst
12 4 (1.61%) Remedy Analyst
12 4 (1.61%) SAP Functional Consultant
12 4 (1.61%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.82%) HTML
2 11 (4.42%) .NET
3 9 (3.61%) CSS
4 8 (3.21%) J2EE
5 7 (2.81%) ASP.NET
5 7 (2.81%) jQuery
5 7 (2.81%) Spring
6 6 (2.41%) Web Services
6 6 (2.41%) XML
7 5 (2.01%) AngularJS
7 5 (2.01%) JSP
8 4 (1.61%) Ajax
8 4 (1.61%) Spring MVC
8 4 (1.61%) XSD
8 4 (1.61%) Backbone.js
8 4 (1.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 3 (1.20%) RESTful
9 3 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (1.20%) APPC
9 3 (1.20%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 74 (29.72%) DTV
2 25 (10.04%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.41%) FMCG
3 6 (2.41%) NHS
4 5 (2.01%) Computer Science
4 5 (2.01%) SCADA
5 4 (1.61%) CMDB
5 4 (1.61%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.61%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.20%) Mobile App
6 3 (1.20%) AS400
6 3 (1.20%) Statistics
6 3 (1.20%) iSeries
7 2 (0.80%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.80%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.80%) PMI
7 2 (0.80%) Replication
7 2 (0.80%) HACMP
7 2 (0.80%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.80%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.25%) Windows
2 13 (5.22%) Windows 7
3 10 (4.02%) UNIX
4 8 (3.21%) Linux
5 7 (2.81%) AIX
5 7 (2.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (1.61%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.61%) Windows 8
7 3 (1.20%) Apple iOS
7 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.20%) OS/400
7 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.20%) i5/OS
8 2 (0.80%) Android
8 2 (0.80%) Solaris
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.40%) Fedora
9 1 (0.40%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (34.14%) Business Intelligence
2 84 (33.73%) Programme Management
3 77 (30.92%) Digital Marketing
4 50 (20.08%) ERP
5 32 (12.85%) Project Management
6 30 (12.05%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (8.43%) ITIL
8 19 (7.63%) PRINCE2
9 18 (7.23%) Migration
9 18 (7.23%) E-Commerce
10 17 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 15 (6.02%) Scrum
12 14 (5.62%) CRM
13 13 (5.22%) Change Management
13 13 (5.22%) Business Analysis
14 12 (4.82%) TOGAF
15 11 (4.42%) OO
15 11 (4.42%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (4.02%) Test Scripting
16 10 (4.02%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.65%) SQL
2 14 (5.62%) Java
3 9 (3.61%) C#
4 8 (3.21%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.81%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.01%) C
7 4 (1.61%) PL/SQL
8 3 (1.20%) RPG
8 3 (1.20%) COBOL
8 3 (1.20%) Perl
8 3 (1.20%) Korn
9 2 (0.80%) Groovy
9 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.80%) PHP
9 2 (0.80%) C++
9 2 (0.80%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
10 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 17 (6.83%) Security Cleared
2 15 (6.02%) Degree
3 8 (3.21%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.21%) PMI Certification
4 6 (2.41%) PMP
5 5 (2.01%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.01%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (1.20%) CISSP
6 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.20%) IBM Certification
7 2 (0.80%) MCT
7 2 (0.80%) SAP Certification
7 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.80%) ISEB
7 2 (0.80%) CCIE
7 2 (0.80%) CISA
7 2 (0.80%) CISM
7 2 (0.80%) CRISC
8 1 (0.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.40%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.02%) GAMP
2 11 (4.42%) QA
3 5 (2.01%) GMP
3 5 (2.01%) SLA
4 4 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (1.61%) Data Quality
4 4 (1.61%) DO-178B
4 4 (1.61%) DO-254
5 3 (1.20%) GxP
5 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.80%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.80%) GCP
7 1 (0.40%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 10 (4.02%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.01%) vSphere
4 3 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (1.20%) PowerHA
5 2 (0.80%) Nmap
5 2 (0.80%) Oracle RAC
5 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.80%) OCFS2
6 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.40%) Samba
6 1 (0.40%) NFS
6 1 (0.40%) Novell eDirectory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.01%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.20%) HP SIM
2 3 (1.20%) Tivoli NetView
2 3 (1.20%) SCCM
2 3 (1.20%) SCOM
2 3 (1.20%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.80%) Nessus
3 2 (0.80%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.40%) YaST
4 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (0.40%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 117 (46.99%) SAP
2 30 (12.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (7.63%) Oracle
4 11 (4.42%) HP
5 10 (4.02%) VMware
5 10 (4.02%) IBM
6 8 (3.21%) Cisco
6 8 (3.21%) Remedy
7 5 (2.01%) Dell
7 5 (2.01%) Red Hat
8 4 (1.61%) BMC
8 4 (1.61%) Sun
8 4 (1.61%) Citrix
8 4 (1.61%) hybris
9 3 (1.20%) NetIQ
9 3 (1.20%) Symantec
9 3 (1.20%) NetApp
9 3 (1.20%) Cognos
10 2 (0.80%) Riverbed
10 2 (0.80%) Business Objects
Slough
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East
People Source Consulting
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Surrey
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Rate: Unspecified Neg
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Southampton
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough
Computer Futures
Rate: £30 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £14.00 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £230 - £250 per day + competitive
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Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 2 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £100 - £125 per day
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Bracknell
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Rate: £18 - £23 per hour + competitive
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Hampshire
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