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 23 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 104 139 153
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 155 101 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.71% 1.20% 0.95%
As % of the General category 4.82% 3.29% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 59 44
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 7
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 £23.80 £16.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.00 £43.50
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
3213 3067 3885
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 35.53% 36.38% 39.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1714 1495 1677
Average daily rate £370 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.51% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £225 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 136 167
Average hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.48% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -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 23 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 23 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 23 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 +30 39 £390 +11.42% 20
Hampshire -30 32 £400 -11.11% 15
Buckinghamshire +18 25 £413 - 14
Surrey +13 23 £388 -31.11% 8
Oxfordshire +7 17 £400 -8.57% 9
East Sussex - 4 - - 1
West Sussex -7 3 £475 +53.22% 7
Kent +2 2 £488 +30.00% 1
Middlesex -7 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 23 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 (47.74%) Telecoms
2 121 (45.49%) Finance
3 114 (42.86%) SAP
4 101 (37.97%) Marketing
5 97 (36.47%) Business Intelligence
5 97 (36.47%) Electronics
6 95 (35.71%) Programme Management
7 89 (33.46%) Digital Marketing
8 88 (33.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 88 (33.08%) DTV
9 51 (19.17%) ERP
10 41 (15.41%) Project Management
11 34 (12.78%) .NET
12 33 (12.41%) SaaS
13 32 (12.03%) Windows
14 31 (11.65%) PRINCE2
14 31 (11.65%) SQL
14 31 (11.65%) Oracle
15 23 (8.65%) ITIL
15 23 (8.65%) Microsoft
16 21 (7.89%) Automotive
16 21 (7.89%) Java
17 20 (7.52%) C#
18 19 (7.14%) Security Cleared
18 19 (7.14%) Migration
18 19 (7.14%) Retail
18 19 (7.14%) Logistics
19 18 (6.77%) SQL Server
20 17 (6.39%) CSS
20 17 (6.39%) Linux

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 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 (3.76%) WebLogic
2 9 (3.38%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.01%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.50%) Apache
5 3 (1.13%) IIS
5 3 (1.13%) SAS
5 3 (1.13%) Commerce Server
5 3 (1.13%) CMS
5 3 (1.13%) Lync
5 3 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.75%) WinCC
6 2 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.38%) Confluence
7 1 (0.38%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.38%) Joomla!
Applications
1 12 (4.51%) MS Office
2 11 (4.14%) MS Excel
3 3 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.75%) AutoCAD
4 2 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.38%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.38%) InDesign
5 1 (0.38%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.38%) SPSS
5 1 (0.38%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 88 (33.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (5.64%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (2.26%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.50%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (1.13%) Dynamics GP
6 2 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.75%) SAP PP
6 2 (0.75%) SAP FI/CO
6 2 (0.75%) SAP CO
6 2 (0.75%) 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 33 (12.41%) SaaS
2 3 (1.13%) Office 365
3 2 (0.75%) Force.com
4 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.38%) Google App Engine
4 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.89%) DNS
2 7 (2.63%) LAN
2 7 (2.63%) WAN
2 7 (2.63%) Firewall
2 7 (2.63%) TCP/IP
3 6 (2.26%) SAN
4 5 (1.88%) Internet
4 5 (1.88%) Wireless
5 4 (1.50%) PBX
6 3 (1.13%) PSTN
6 3 (1.13%) 3GPP
6 3 (1.13%) UMTS
6 3 (1.13%) LDAP
6 3 (1.13%) GPRS
6 3 (1.13%) MPLS
6 3 (1.13%) ZigBee
6 3 (1.13%) Network Security
6 3 (1.13%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.75%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (0.75%) HSPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (6.77%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 7 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.88%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.88%) MySQL
5 5 (1.88%) SQLPlus
5 5 (1.88%) MongoDB
5 5 (1.88%) NoSQL
5 5 (1.88%) Oracle Database
6 4 (1.50%) Couchbase
7 3 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (1.13%) Relational Database
7 3 (1.13%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (1.13%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.75%) QlikView
8 2 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 4 (1.50%) Ant
2 3 (1.13%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.13%) Selenium
3 2 (0.75%) Maven
3 2 (0.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.75%) 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 (47.74%) Telecoms
2 121 (45.49%) Finance
3 101 (37.97%) Marketing
4 97 (36.47%) Electronics
5 21 (7.89%) Automotive
6 19 (7.14%) Retail
7 11 (4.14%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (3.38%) Legal
8 9 (3.38%) Banking
9 8 (3.01%) Aerospace
10 7 (2.63%) Advertising
11 3 (1.13%) Local Government
12 2 (0.75%) Publishing
13 1 (0.38%) Law
13 1 (0.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 52 (19.55%) Analyst
2 43 (16.17%) Project Manager
3 40 (15.04%) Developer
4 26 (9.77%) Consultant
5 22 (8.27%) Business Analyst
6 11 (4.14%) .NET Developer
7 9 (3.38%) Technical Manager
8 8 (3.01%) Technical Project Manager
9 7 (2.63%) Architect
9 7 (2.63%) Test Analyst
9 7 (2.63%) Programme Manager
9 7 (2.63%) Designer
10 6 (2.26%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (2.26%) C# Developer
10 6 (2.26%) Data Analyst
10 6 (2.26%) Business Manager
11 5 (1.88%) Functional Consultant
11 5 (1.88%) Applications Support
11 5 (1.88%) Tester
11 5 (1.88%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (12.78%) .NET
2 17 (6.39%) CSS
3 12 (4.51%) HTML
4 11 (4.14%) ASP.NET
4 11 (4.14%) XML
5 9 (3.38%) Web Services
5 9 (3.38%) jQuery
6 8 (3.01%) WCF
7 7 (2.63%) J2EE
8 6 (2.26%) SOAP
8 6 (2.26%) Middleware
8 6 (2.26%) XSLT
9 5 (1.88%) WPF
9 5 (1.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (1.88%) CSS3
10 4 (1.50%) HTML5
10 4 (1.50%) XHTML
11 3 (1.13%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (1.13%) JSP
11 3 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 88 (33.08%) DTV
2 11 (4.14%) FMCG
3 10 (3.76%) NHS
4 8 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.63%) Embedded Systems
6 4 (1.50%) W3C
6 4 (1.50%) HACMP
7 3 (1.13%) Firmware
7 3 (1.13%) PMI
7 3 (1.13%) Clustering
7 3 (1.13%) Smart Meter
7 3 (1.13%) New Media
7 3 (1.13%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.75%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (0.75%) E-Learning
8 2 (0.75%) Graphic Design
8 2 (0.75%) EPoS
8 2 (0.75%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.38%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.38%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 32 (12.03%) Windows
2 17 (6.39%) Linux
3 8 (3.01%) UNIX
4 6 (2.26%) AIX
5 4 (1.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.13%) Solaris
6 3 (1.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.13%) Windows 7
7 2 (0.75%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.75%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Embedded Linux
7 2 (0.75%) Android
7 2 (0.75%) HPUX
7 2 (0.75%) NetWare
8 1 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.38%) CentOS
8 1 (0.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (36.47%) Business Intelligence
2 95 (35.71%) Programme Management
3 89 (33.46%) Digital Marketing
4 51 (19.17%) ERP
5 41 (15.41%) Project Management
6 31 (11.65%) PRINCE2
7 23 (8.65%) ITIL
8 19 (7.14%) Migration
8 19 (7.14%) Logistics
9 16 (6.02%) Stakeholder Management
9 16 (6.02%) Scrum
10 15 (5.64%) E-Commerce
11 12 (4.51%) Business Analysis
12 11 (4.14%) Software Engineering
12 11 (4.14%) MVC
13 9 (3.38%) Service Management
13 9 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (3.38%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (3.01%) Software Testing
14 8 (3.01%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.65%) SQL
2 21 (7.89%) Java
3 20 (7.52%) C#
4 15 (5.64%) JavaScript
5 13 (4.89%) C
6 7 (2.63%) PL/SQL
6 7 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 6 (2.26%) C++
8 5 (1.88%) Perl
8 5 (1.88%) VB.NET
8 5 (1.88%) Python
9 4 (1.50%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.50%) T-SQL
9 4 (1.50%) VB
9 4 (1.50%) Ruby
9 4 (1.50%) Lua
10 3 (1.13%) Korn
10 3 (1.13%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.75%) Apex Code
11 2 (0.75%) VB6
Qualifications
1 19 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 13 (4.89%) Degree
3 12 (4.51%) PMI Certification
4 9 (3.38%) PMP
5 8 (3.01%) ISEB
6 7 (2.63%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 5 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.88%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.13%) SC Cleared
9 2 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.75%) HND
10 1 (0.38%) MCSE
10 1 (0.38%) CCNA
10 1 (0.38%) CISSP
10 1 (0.38%) SAP Certification
10 1 (0.38%) MCP
10 1 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.38%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.63%) SLA
2 6 (2.26%) QA
3 4 (1.50%) GMP
4 3 (1.13%) GxP
5 2 (0.75%) GAMP
5 2 (0.75%) GCP
5 2 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
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 (2.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.13%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (1.13%) vSphere
4 2 (0.75%) OCFS2
4 2 (0.75%) GPFS
4 2 (0.75%) 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 (3.01%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (1.13%) Nessus
2 3 (1.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (1.13%) Tivoli
3 2 (0.75%) 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 (42.86%) SAP
2 31 (11.65%) Oracle
3 23 (8.65%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.26%) HP
5 11 (4.14%) VMware
6 10 (3.76%) IBM
7 8 (3.01%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.63%) Cisco
9 6 (2.26%) hybris
10 5 (1.88%) EMC
11 4 (1.50%) Citrix
11 4 (1.50%) Siebel
11 4 (1.50%) Sitecore
12 3 (1.13%) Dell
12 3 (1.13%) ATG
12 3 (1.13%) Business Objects
12 3 (1.13%) JBoss
12 3 (1.13%) Sun
12 3 (1.13%) Red Hat
13 2 (0.75%) JD Edwards
South East
Roc Search
Posted: 19 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
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Rate: £350 - £450 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Banbury, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
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Berkshire
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
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Chertsey, Surrey
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Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
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Rate: daily rates
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Rate: £25 - £30 per hour
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Bracknell
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