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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 112 154 142
Rank change year-on-year
+42 -12
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 140 95 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.51% 1.09% 1.11%
As % of the General category 4.47% 2.95% 2.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 53 47
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£423 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.11% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £277 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £559 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 11
Average hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.38% +12.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £13.40 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £41.30 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
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
3134 3217 3775
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 33.77% 36.83% 37.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 1710 1646 1595
Average daily rate £375 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 102 124
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +32.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.35 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £44.97 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +18 32 £413 -13.15% 24
Hampshire -4 31 £438 -2.77% 41
Oxfordshire +13 24 £419 -6.94% 11
Buckinghamshire +9 22 £423 +25.18% 5
Surrey -2 13 £275 -42.10% 24
Middlesex +4 6 £503 -6.07% 2
Kent -3 2 £450 - 4
West Sussex -7 2 - - 9
Home Counties - - - -
East Sussex - - - - 3
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 148 (54.81%) Telecoms
2 140 (51.85%) Finance
3 131 (48.52%) SAP
4 119 (44.07%) Electronics
5 117 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
5 117 (43.33%) Marketing
6 116 (42.96%) Programme Management
7 111 (41.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 111 (41.11%) Digital Marketing
8 110 (40.74%) DTV
9 56 (20.74%) ERP
10 42 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (14.07%) Project Management
12 37 (13.70%) .NET
12 37 (13.70%) SaaS
13 32 (11.85%) Windows
14 31 (11.48%) SQL
15 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
16 25 (9.26%) Oracle
16 25 (9.26%) PRINCE2
17 24 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (8.15%) E-Commerce
18 22 (8.15%) C#
18 22 (8.15%) Java
19 21 (7.78%) SQL Server
19 21 (7.78%) Retail
20 20 (7.41%) Scrum
20 20 (7.41%) ITIL
21 19 (7.04%) Migration
22 18 (6.67%) CSS

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 14 (5.19%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.96%) WebSphere
3 7 (2.59%) WebLogic
4 6 (2.22%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.85%) Confluence
5 5 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.11%) Lync
7 3 (1.11%) Commerce Server
7 3 (1.11%) SAS
7 3 (1.11%) IIS
7 3 (1.11%) Apache
8 2 (0.74%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.74%) CMS
8 2 (0.74%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.74%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.37%) WinCC
Applications
1 13 (4.81%) MS Office
2 11 (4.07%) MS Excel
3 4 (1.48%) MS Project
3 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.48%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) InDesign
4 1 (0.37%) SPSS
4 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 111 (41.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (5.93%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.48%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.48%) Oracle Applications
3 4 (1.48%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (1.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (1.11%) Dynamics GP
5 2 (0.74%) SAP PP
5 2 (0.74%) SAP QM
5 2 (0.74%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.37%) SmartPlant
6 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.37%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle ASCP
6 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.37%) SAP PM
6 1 (0.37%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle Manufacturing
6 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 37 (13.70%) SaaS
2 3 (1.11%) Office 365
3 2 (0.74%) Force.com
4 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.37%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.44%) LAN
1 12 (4.44%) WAN
2 11 (4.07%) DNS
3 10 (3.70%) Firewall
4 6 (2.22%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.85%) MPLS
5 5 (1.85%) SAN
6 4 (1.48%) Wireless
6 4 (1.48%) Network Security
7 3 (1.11%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.11%) ZigBee
7 3 (1.11%) 2G
7 3 (1.11%) INAP
7 3 (1.11%) DVB
7 3 (1.11%) Internet
7 3 (1.11%) 3G
7 3 (1.11%) GPRS
7 3 (1.11%) 3GPP
7 3 (1.11%) UMTS
7 3 (1.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (7.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (2.96%) MySQL
4 7 (2.59%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 5 (1.85%) NoSQL
6 5 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (1.48%) SQLPlus
7 4 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.48%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.48%) Couchbase
8 2 (0.74%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.74%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.74%) QlikView
8 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (1.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 5 (1.85%) Subversion
1 5 (1.85%) JIRA
1 5 (1.85%) JUnit
2 4 (1.48%) Ant
2 4 (1.48%) Selenium
3 3 (1.11%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.74%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.74%) NUnit
4 2 (0.74%) Maven
4 2 (0.74%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.74%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.37%) TestNG
5 1 (0.37%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.37%) Hudson
5 1 (0.37%) MSBuild
5 1 (0.37%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.37%) Gradle
General
1 148 (54.81%) Telecoms
2 140 (51.85%) Finance
3 119 (44.07%) Electronics
4 117 (43.33%) Marketing
5 21 (7.78%) Retail
6 12 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
7 10 (3.70%) Aerospace
7 10 (3.70%) Automotive
8 9 (3.33%) Banking
9 7 (2.59%) Advertising
10 3 (1.11%) Local Government
10 3 (1.11%) Legal
11 2 (0.74%) Games
12 1 (0.37%) German Language
12 1 (0.37%) Billing
12 1 (0.37%) Publishing
12 1 (0.37%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 56 (20.74%) Analyst
2 46 (17.04%) Developer
3 37 (13.70%) Project Manager
4 24 (8.89%) Business Analyst
4 24 (8.89%) Consultant
5 14 (5.19%) Architect
6 13 (4.81%) .NET Developer
7 8 (2.96%) Test Analyst
8 7 (2.59%) Designer
8 7 (2.59%) C# .NET Developer
8 7 (2.59%) C# Developer
8 7 (2.59%) Tester
9 6 (2.22%) Programme Manager
9 6 (2.22%) Technical Architect
9 6 (2.22%) Support Analyst
9 6 (2.22%) IT Project Manager
9 6 (2.22%) Technical Manager
10 5 (1.85%) Agile Business Analyst
10 5 (1.85%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (1.85%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (13.70%) .NET
2 18 (6.67%) CSS
3 16 (5.93%) XML
4 15 (5.56%) ASP.NET
5 13 (4.81%) jQuery
5 13 (4.81%) HTML
6 11 (4.07%) Web Services
6 11 (4.07%) J2EE
7 9 (3.33%) WCF
8 8 (2.96%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (2.59%) JSP
10 6 (2.22%) XSLT
10 6 (2.22%) SOAP
11 5 (1.85%) Ajax
12 4 (1.48%) XHTML
12 4 (1.48%) XSD
12 4 (1.48%) Middleware
12 4 (1.48%) Spring
12 4 (1.48%) Spring MVC
12 4 (1.48%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 110 (40.74%) DTV
2 24 (8.89%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.07%) NHS
4 8 (2.96%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.22%) FMCG
6 5 (1.85%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (1.48%) HACMP
7 4 (1.48%) W3C
8 3 (1.11%) Smart Meter
8 3 (1.11%) User Experience
8 3 (1.11%) CMDB
8 3 (1.11%) Clustering
8 3 (1.11%) Firmware
9 2 (0.74%) PMI
9 2 (0.74%) EPoS
9 2 (0.74%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.74%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.74%) Informatics
9 2 (0.74%) Inversion of Control
10 1 (0.37%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.85%) Windows
2 12 (4.44%) Linux
3 11 (4.07%) UNIX
4 8 (2.96%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.59%) AIX
6 4 (1.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (1.11%) Solaris
8 2 (0.74%) Windows XP
8 2 (0.74%) HPUX
8 2 (0.74%) NetWare
8 2 (0.74%) Android
8 2 (0.74%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.74%) Oracle Linux
8 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.37%) CentOS
9 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (43.33%) Business Intelligence
2 116 (42.96%) Programme Management
3 111 (41.11%) Digital Marketing
4 56 (20.74%) ERP
5 42 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (14.07%) Project Management
7 25 (9.26%) PRINCE2
8 22 (8.15%) E-Commerce
9 20 (7.41%) Scrum
9 20 (7.41%) ITIL
10 19 (7.04%) Migration
11 18 (6.67%) MVC
12 16 (5.93%) Stakeholder Management
13 14 (5.19%) Logistics
14 13 (4.81%) TOGAF
15 12 (4.44%) Business Analysis
16 10 (3.70%) SOA
16 10 (3.70%) Service Management
17 9 (3.33%) Software Testing
17 9 (3.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.48%) SQL
2 22 (8.15%) C#
2 22 (8.15%) Java
3 15 (5.56%) JavaScript
4 13 (4.81%) C
5 7 (2.59%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.59%) T-SQL
6 6 (2.22%) PL/SQL
6 6 (2.22%) Perl
7 5 (1.85%) VB.NET
7 5 (1.85%) Python
8 4 (1.48%) VB
8 4 (1.48%) Lua
8 4 (1.48%) Korn
9 3 (1.11%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.11%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.11%) PHP
9 3 (1.11%) C++
10 2 (0.74%) VB6
10 2 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (5.93%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.56%) Degree
3 10 (3.70%) ISEB
4 8 (2.96%) PMI Certification
4 8 (2.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 6 (2.22%) PMP
6 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.48%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.48%) CISSP
7 4 (1.48%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.74%) MCSE
8 2 (0.74%) MCT
8 2 (0.74%) MCP
8 2 (0.74%) HND
8 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.74%) SAP Certification
8 2 (0.74%) CISA
8 2 (0.74%) CISM
8 2 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.74%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.96%) QA
2 6 (2.22%) SLA
2 6 (2.22%) GMP
2 6 (2.22%) GxP
2 6 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.48%) GCP
4 2 (0.74%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 2 (0.74%) GAMP
4 2 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (2.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.74%) Nmap
3 2 (0.74%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.74%) GPFS
3 2 (0.74%) OCFS2
3 2 (0.74%) vSphere
4 1 (0.37%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.37%) Xen
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.37%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (1.48%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.11%) Nessus
4 2 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (0.74%) SCCM
5 1 (0.37%) Puppet
5 1 (0.37%) YUM
5 1 (0.37%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.37%) Nagios
Vendors
1 131 (48.52%) SAP
2 26 (9.63%) Microsoft
3 25 (9.26%) Oracle
4 16 (5.93%) HP
5 10 (3.70%) Cisco
5 10 (3.70%) IBM
6 7 (2.59%) hybris
6 7 (2.59%) VMware
6 7 (2.59%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.85%) Remedy
7 5 (1.85%) EMC
7 5 (1.85%) Siebel
8 4 (1.48%) SolidWorks
9 3 (1.11%) F5
9 3 (1.11%) ATG
9 3 (1.11%) Dell
9 3 (1.11%) Sun
9 3 (1.11%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.11%) BMC
9 3 (1.11%) JBoss
Surrey
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Kent
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Rate: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per hour
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £10.00 - £12.50 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £16400 - £18000 per annum + pension, dental insurance, life cover
Posted: 5 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Advanced Resource Managers
Posted: 5 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £40 - £41 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Worthing, West Sussex
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £0.00 per day + Market Rates
Posted: 8 days ago
Hampshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £200.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
West Sussex
Huxley Associates
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Oxfordshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey (commutable from London)
Rushworths Associates
Rate: 1 year FTC - competitive package to include bonus, car / car allowance & benefits
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