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 18 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 141 122 150
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +28
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 111 119 100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.15% 1.42% 0.94%
As % of the General category 3.25% 3.77% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 64 29
Average daily rate £400 £416 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.90% +18.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £230 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £607 £600 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 28
Average hourly rate £12.38 £19.25 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £33.75 £30.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3416 3156 3992
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.27% 37.71% 37.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1779 1477 1760
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 187 213
Average hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.88% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 April 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
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 18 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
Berkshire +12 42 £450 -10.00% 11
Hampshire -28 19 £375 -10.71% 12
Surrey -12 12 £438 +15.89% 11
West Sussex +1 9 £363 -3.33% 4
Oxfordshire -3 9 £350 -22.22% 12
Buckinghamshire -13 8 £375 - 5
Middlesex -4 4 £501 +5.36% 1
Kent - 2 - - 5
East Sussex - - - - 2
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 70 (30.17%) Telecoms
2 64 (27.59%) SAP
3 56 (24.14%) ERP
4 47 (20.26%) SaaS
5 42 (18.10%) Finance
6 40 (17.24%) Microsoft
7 39 (16.81%) Marketing
8 34 (14.66%) Project Management
9 32 (13.79%) Electronics
10 30 (12.93%) ITIL
10 30 (12.93%) Windows
11 29 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
11 29 (12.50%) Migration
11 29 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
12 28 (12.07%) Programme Management
12 28 (12.07%) PRINCE2
13 26 (11.21%) SQL
13 26 (11.21%) Digital Marketing
14 24 (10.34%) DTV
14 24 (10.34%) Automotive
15 23 (9.91%) Oracle
16 20 (8.62%) MS Excel
17 18 (7.76%) .NET
17 18 (7.76%) Security Cleared
17 18 (7.76%) Logistics
18 17 (7.33%) Dynamics AX
18 17 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
18 17 (7.33%) Pharmaceutical
19 16 (6.90%) CRM
20 15 (6.47%) Data Migration

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (4.74%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.45%) WebLogic
2 8 (3.45%) MS Exchange
3 6 (2.59%) Apache
3 6 (2.59%) Lync
4 5 (2.16%) IIS
4 5 (2.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (1.72%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.29%) Lotus Domino
6 3 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 2 (0.86%) CMS
7 2 (0.86%) SAS
7 2 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.86%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.43%) Confluence
8 1 (0.43%) WinCC
Applications
1 20 (8.62%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.31%) MS Office
3 4 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 3 (1.29%) Acrobat
4 3 (1.29%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.86%) MS Project
5 2 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.43%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.43%) RoboHelp
6 1 (0.43%) InDesign
6 1 (0.43%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 29 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 17 (7.33%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (4.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (1.29%) SAP SRM
5 3 (1.29%) SAP SD
5 3 (1.29%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.29%) Maximo
6 2 (0.86%) SAP MDM
6 2 (0.86%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.86%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.86%) SAP FI
6 2 (0.86%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.86%) SAP GRC
6 2 (0.86%) SAP FI-AP
6 2 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.86%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.43%) SAP QM
7 1 (0.43%) assyst
7 1 (0.43%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 47 (20.26%) SaaS
2 5 (2.16%) Office 365
3 3 (1.29%) PaaS
4 2 (0.86%) Force.com
5 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.74%) DNS
2 8 (3.45%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.59%) SAN
4 5 (2.16%) WAN
4 5 (2.16%) LDAP
5 4 (1.72%) Internet
5 4 (1.72%) RTP
5 4 (1.72%) Firewall
5 4 (1.72%) LAN
5 4 (1.72%) PBX
5 4 (1.72%) PSTN
5 4 (1.72%) Kerberos
6 3 (1.29%) Unified Communications
6 3 (1.29%) DHCP
6 3 (1.29%) Wireless
7 2 (0.86%) HTTP
7 2 (0.86%) SNMP
7 2 (0.86%) SSL
7 2 (0.86%) VLAN
8 1 (0.43%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.03%) SQL Server
2 9 (3.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.59%) SAP BW
5 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.16%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.72%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.72%) SQLPlus
7 3 (1.29%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.29%) NoSQL
7 3 (1.29%) RDBMS
7 3 (1.29%) MS Access
7 3 (1.29%) MySQL
7 3 (1.29%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.86%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.86%) Big Data
8 2 (0.86%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 4 (1.72%) Subversion
2 3 (1.29%) Selenium
3 2 (0.86%) Ant
3 2 (0.86%) JIRA
3 2 (0.86%) Maven
3 2 (0.86%) NUnit
4 1 (0.43%) LSMW
4 1 (0.43%) Hudson
4 1 (0.43%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.43%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.43%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.43%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.43%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.43%) Xcode
4 1 (0.43%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.43%) Gradle
4 1 (0.43%) Jenkins
General
1 70 (30.17%) Telecoms
2 42 (18.10%) Finance
3 39 (16.81%) Marketing
4 32 (13.79%) Electronics
5 24 (10.34%) Automotive
6 17 (7.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 8 (3.45%) Legal
7 8 (3.45%) Retail
8 6 (2.59%) Advertising
8 6 (2.59%) Aerospace
9 5 (2.16%) Banking
10 3 (1.29%) Publishing
11 2 (0.86%) Back Office
12 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 43 (18.53%) Analyst
2 36 (15.52%) Consultant
3 34 (14.66%) Project Manager
4 27 (11.64%) Developer
5 17 (7.33%) Business Analyst
6 13 (5.60%) SAP Consultant
7 12 (5.17%) Coordinator
8 11 (4.74%) Architect
9 7 (3.02%) Functional Consultant
9 7 (3.02%) Support Analyst
10 6 (2.59%) Systems Support
10 6 (2.59%) Technical Project Manager
10 6 (2.59%) Data Analyst
10 6 (2.59%) Dynamics AX Consultant
10 6 (2.59%) Business Manager
10 6 (2.59%) Technical Manager
11 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Architect
11 5 (2.16%) Front-End Developer
11 5 (2.16%) Senior Project Manager
11 5 (2.16%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.76%) .NET
2 12 (5.17%) CSS
3 10 (4.31%) HTML
4 9 (3.88%) XML
5 8 (3.45%) jQuery
5 8 (3.45%) CSS3
6 7 (3.02%) HTML5
7 4 (1.72%) J2EE
7 4 (1.72%) XSLT
7 4 (1.72%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.72%) Middleware
8 3 (1.29%) WPF
8 3 (1.29%) SOAP
9 2 (0.86%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.86%) Unity DI Container
9 2 (0.86%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.86%) BAPI
9 2 (0.86%) EDI
9 2 (0.86%) Mason
9 2 (0.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.34%) DTV
2 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.59%) Replication
3 6 (2.59%) FMCG
4 5 (2.16%) Telematics
5 4 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.72%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.72%) HACMP
6 3 (1.29%) iPad
6 3 (1.29%) NHS
6 3 (1.29%) Clustering
6 3 (1.29%) Embedded Systems
6 3 (1.29%) New Media
7 2 (0.86%) Mainframe
7 2 (0.86%) PMI
7 2 (0.86%) Inversion of Control
7 2 (0.86%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.43%) Tandem
8 1 (0.43%) Graphic Design
8 1 (0.43%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 30 (12.93%) Windows
2 13 (5.60%) Linux
3 8 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.02%) Windows XP
5 5 (2.16%) AIX
6 4 (1.72%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.86%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.86%) UNIX
8 2 (0.86%) Android
8 2 (0.86%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.86%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.86%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.43%) CentOS
9 1 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (24.14%) ERP
2 34 (14.66%) Project Management
3 30 (12.93%) ITIL
4 29 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 29 (12.50%) Migration
5 28 (12.07%) Programme Management
5 28 (12.07%) PRINCE2
6 26 (11.21%) Digital Marketing
7 18 (7.76%) Logistics
8 17 (7.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.90%) CRM
10 15 (6.47%) Data Migration
11 14 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
11 14 (6.03%) Six Sigma
12 13 (5.60%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.74%) Validation
13 11 (4.74%) Change Control
14 10 (4.31%) Business Analysis
14 10 (4.31%) Test Scripting
15 9 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.21%) SQL
2 13 (5.60%) JavaScript
3 11 (4.74%) Java
4 7 (3.02%) PowerShell
4 7 (3.02%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.59%) VB
5 6 (2.59%) ABAP
5 6 (2.59%) C#
5 6 (2.59%) Delphi
6 5 (2.16%) C++
7 4 (1.72%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.72%) C
7 4 (1.72%) Ruby
8 3 (1.29%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.29%) VBA
9 2 (0.86%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.86%) VB6
10 1 (0.43%) Korn
10 1 (0.43%) C-shell
10 1 (0.43%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 18 (7.76%) Security Cleared
2 14 (6.03%) Degree
3 12 (5.17%) PMI Certification
4 11 (4.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (4.31%) PMP
6 8 (3.45%) SAP Certification
7 5 (2.16%) SC Cleared
8 4 (1.72%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.86%) MCSE
10 2 (0.86%) MCSA
11 1 (0.43%) MOS
11 1 (0.43%) CBAP
11 1 (0.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.59%) QA
2 4 (1.72%) SLA
3 3 (1.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.43%) COBIT
4 1 (0.43%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (4.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.59%) vSphere
3 4 (1.72%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (1.29%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.86%) OCFS2
5 2 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.86%) Samba
5 2 (0.86%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.43%) Xen
6 1 (0.43%) Sendmail
6 1 (0.43%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (0.86%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (0.86%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (0.86%) WSUS
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) YUM
2 1 (0.43%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) Nagios
2 1 (0.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 64 (27.59%) SAP
2 40 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 23 (9.91%) Oracle
4 13 (5.60%) VMware
5 7 (3.02%) HP
5 7 (3.02%) EMC
5 7 (3.02%) NetApp
6 6 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.16%) Dell
7 5 (2.16%) Sun
7 5 (2.16%) Business Objects
8 4 (1.72%) Remedy
8 4 (1.72%) Citrix
8 4 (1.72%) IBM
8 4 (1.72%) Sitecore
8 4 (1.72%) Endeca
9 3 (1.29%) hybris
9 3 (1.29%) Lotus
9 3 (1.29%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.29%) Adobe
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