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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 142 146 117
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -29
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 121 107 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 1.21% 1.13% 1.43%
As % of the General category 3.54% 3.21% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 58 66
Average daily rate
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£400 £369 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.47% -9.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £602 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.34% -14.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 6 14
Average hourly rate £21.00 £12.38 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.69% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £16.50 £29.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-9.37% -
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
3415 3330 3172
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 34.11% 35.21% 37.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1775 1756 1478
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 85 122 184
Average hourly rate £21.00 £24.50 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.14 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £51.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Hampshire +6 34 £525 +40.00% 21
Surrey +14 26 £350 -6.66% 24
Berkshire -21 22 £388 -7.73% 20
Buckinghamshire +4 11 £310 -17.33% 5
West Sussex -21 5 £388 +72.22% 17
Oxfordshire -28 5 £365 +4.28% 11
East Sussex - 5 - - 13
Middlesex +7 4 - - 1
Sussex - 3 - -
Home Counties - 1 £465 -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 93 (36.76%) SAP
1 93 (36.76%) Finance
2 88 (34.78%) Telecoms
3 66 (26.09%) Marketing
4 65 (25.69%) Programme Management
5 63 (24.90%) Business Intelligence
6 58 (22.92%) Electronics
6 58 (22.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 58 (22.92%) Digital Marketing
7 55 (21.74%) DTV
8 45 (17.79%) ERP
9 38 (15.02%) Project Management
10 32 (12.65%) Pharmaceutical
10 32 (12.65%) PRINCE2
11 29 (11.46%) Windows
12 27 (10.67%) SQL
12 27 (10.67%) Microsoft
12 27 (10.67%) SaaS
13 24 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (9.49%) GAMP
14 20 (7.91%) ITIL
14 20 (7.91%) MS Excel
14 20 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
15 19 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
16 18 (7.11%) MS Office
16 18 (7.11%) Oracle
16 18 (7.11%) Retail
16 18 (7.11%) Degree
17 17 (6.72%) Security Cleared
17 17 (6.72%) E-Commerce

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (3.56%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.98%) IIS
3 4 (1.58%) WebLogic
3 4 (1.58%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.79%) JBoss
4 2 (0.79%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (0.79%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.79%) Node.js
4 2 (0.79%) WinCC
5 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.40%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.40%) Confluence
5 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.40%) Mule
5 1 (0.40%) Apache
5 1 (0.40%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.40%) SAS
5 1 (0.40%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 20 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 18 (7.11%) MS Office
3 10 (3.95%) MS Project
4 8 (3.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.79%) CATIA
5 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.40%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.40%) Simulink
6 1 (0.40%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 58 (22.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (3.16%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.19%) SAP MII
4 2 (0.79%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.79%) SAP PP
4 2 (0.79%) SAP FI-GL
4 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP SRM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.40%) Maximo
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.40%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.40%) Primavera
5 1 (0.40%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.40%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.40%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 27 (10.67%) SaaS
2 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) IaaS
3 1 (0.40%) Google Checkout
3 1 (0.40%) Force.com
3 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.32%) WAN
2 14 (5.53%) LAN
3 12 (4.74%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.95%) SAN
5 9 (3.56%) DNS
6 7 (2.77%) Firewall
7 5 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (1.98%) DHCP
7 5 (1.98%) FTP
7 5 (1.98%) Internet
8 4 (1.58%) MPLS
8 4 (1.58%) BGP
8 4 (1.58%) EIGRP
8 4 (1.58%) Broadband
8 4 (1.58%) VPN
8 4 (1.58%) LTE
8 4 (1.58%) 4G
9 3 (1.19%) Cisco Nexus
9 3 (1.19%) Network Security
9 3 (1.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (2.37%) Oracle Database
3 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (1.98%) SAP BI
4 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (1.19%) DB2
4 3 (1.19%) MySQL
5 2 (0.79%) SQLPlus
5 2 (0.79%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.79%) MS Access
5 2 (0.79%) QlikView
5 2 (0.79%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Big Data
6 1 (0.40%) Spotfire
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Selenium
2 4 (1.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.19%) Cucumber
3 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.79%) Maven
4 2 (0.79%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (0.79%) JIRA
4 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.40%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.40%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.40%) LSMW
5 1 (0.40%) Ant
5 1 (0.40%) JUnit
5 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.40%) JMeter
5 1 (0.40%) LabVIEW
General
1 93 (36.76%) Finance
2 88 (34.78%) Telecoms
3 66 (26.09%) Marketing
4 58 (22.92%) Electronics
5 32 (12.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 18 (7.11%) Retail
7 10 (3.95%) Aerospace
8 8 (3.16%) Automotive
9 5 (1.98%) Banking
10 4 (1.58%) Avionics
11 2 (0.79%) Games
11 2 (0.79%) Billing
12 1 (0.40%) German Language
12 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 72 (28.46%) Analyst
2 45 (17.79%) Project Manager
3 30 (11.86%) Business Analyst
4 23 (9.09%) Developer
5 17 (6.72%) Consultant
5 17 (6.72%) Architect
6 12 (4.74%) Administrator
7 10 (3.95%) Business Manager
8 9 (3.56%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (3.56%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.16%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (2.77%) Development Analyst
10 7 (2.77%) Research Analyst
10 7 (2.77%) Data Analyst
10 7 (2.77%) Tester
11 6 (2.37%) Solutions Architect
11 6 (2.37%) C Developer
12 5 (1.98%) C Programmer
12 5 (1.98%) Java Developer
12 5 (1.98%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.56%) HTML
2 8 (3.16%) .NET
3 7 (2.77%) CSS
3 7 (2.77%) Web Services
4 4 (1.58%) Spring
4 4 (1.58%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.19%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.19%) HTML5
5 3 (1.19%) RESTful
5 3 (1.19%) SOAP
5 3 (1.19%) JSP
5 3 (1.19%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.19%) J2EE
5 3 (1.19%) APPC
6 2 (0.79%) WebSphere MQ
6 2 (0.79%) Struts
6 2 (0.79%) XML
6 2 (0.79%) Hibernate
6 2 (0.79%) Ajax
6 2 (0.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 55 (21.74%) DTV
2 24 (9.49%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.35%) FMCG
3 11 (4.35%) NHS
4 7 (2.77%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.37%) Embedded Systems
6 5 (1.98%) SCADA
7 4 (1.58%) PMI
7 4 (1.58%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.58%) Life Science
8 3 (1.19%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.19%) User Experience
8 3 (1.19%) iSeries
8 3 (1.19%) Telematics
8 3 (1.19%) AS400
8 3 (1.19%) LIMS
9 2 (0.79%) HACMP
9 2 (0.79%) Clustering
9 2 (0.79%) Replication
9 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 29 (11.46%) Windows
2 8 (3.16%) Linux
2 8 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (2.77%) UNIX
4 6 (2.37%) AIX
4 6 (2.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (2.37%) Windows 7
5 5 (1.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.19%) i5/OS
6 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.19%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.19%) OS/400
7 2 (0.79%) Solaris
7 2 (0.79%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.79%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (0.79%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.40%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.40%) Android
8 1 (0.40%) Fedora
8 1 (0.40%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (25.69%) Programme Management
2 63 (24.90%) Business Intelligence
3 58 (22.92%) Digital Marketing
4 45 (17.79%) ERP
5 38 (15.02%) Project Management
6 32 (12.65%) PRINCE2
7 20 (7.91%) ITIL
7 20 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (7.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 17 (6.72%) E-Commerce
10 16 (6.32%) Migration
11 15 (5.93%) Software Engineering
12 11 (4.35%) CRM
12 11 (4.35%) Change Management
12 11 (4.35%) Waterfall
13 8 (3.16%) Validation
13 8 (3.16%) Scrum
13 8 (3.16%) Business Analysis
13 8 (3.16%) User Acceptance Testing
14 7 (2.77%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.67%) SQL
2 15 (5.93%) Java
3 14 (5.53%) C
4 8 (3.16%) Python
4 8 (3.16%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.77%) T-SQL
5 7 (2.77%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.37%) Lua
7 5 (1.98%) C#
8 4 (1.58%) C++
8 4 (1.58%) PL/SQL
9 3 (1.19%) RPG
9 3 (1.19%) COBOL
9 3 (1.19%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.79%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.79%) Perl
10 2 (0.79%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.79%) Korn
11 1 (0.40%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.40%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 18 (7.11%) Degree
2 17 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 11 (4.35%) SC Cleared
4 7 (2.77%) PMI Certification
5 5 (1.98%) PMP
6 4 (1.58%) ISEB
6 4 (1.58%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.19%) HNC
7 3 (1.19%) IBM Certification
8 2 (0.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.79%) CCIE
9 1 (0.40%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.40%) CCSE
9 1 (0.40%) CCSA
9 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.40%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (9.49%) GAMP
2 12 (4.74%) QA
3 7 (2.77%) SLA
4 6 (2.37%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.58%) DO-178B
5 4 (1.58%) DO-254
6 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.19%) GxP
7 2 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.79%) GMP
System Software
1 12 (4.74%) Active Directory
2 8 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.37%) vSphere
4 4 (1.58%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.19%) PowerHA
6 2 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.79%) OCFS2
7 1 (0.40%) Novell eDirectory
7 1 (0.40%) NFS
7 1 (0.40%) Samba
7 1 (0.40%) Firmware
7 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 6 (2.37%) SCCM
2 4 (1.58%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.19%) vMotion
3 3 (1.19%) HP SIM
3 3 (1.19%) HP Data Protector
3 3 (1.19%) SCOM
3 3 (1.19%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.40%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.40%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.40%) YaST
5 1 (0.40%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (0.40%) Nessus
5 1 (0.40%) Nmap
5 1 (0.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 93 (36.76%) SAP
2 27 (10.67%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.11%) Oracle
4 13 (5.14%) HP
4 13 (5.14%) VMware
5 10 (3.95%) IBM
6 7 (2.77%) Cisco
7 6 (2.37%) Citrix
8 5 (1.98%) Dell
8 5 (1.98%) Red Hat
8 5 (1.98%) Remedy
9 4 (1.58%) Sun
9 4 (1.58%) Cognos
10 3 (1.19%) Lotus
10 3 (1.19%) NetIQ
11 2 (0.79%) Symantec
11 2 (0.79%) Epicor
11 2 (0.79%) NetApp
11 2 (0.79%) Siemens
11 2 (0.79%) Ariba
Fareham, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £35 - £44 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
G2 Recruitment Solutions Ltd.
Rate: Market related
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £260 - £330 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth
Sysdoc
Rate: £400 - £500+ per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Redhill, Surrey
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 5 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £40 - £43 per hour + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £50 - £53 per hour + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Surrey
Next Ventures Limited
Posted: 10 days ago
Redhill
Computer Futures
Rate: £36 - £53 per hour + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Lewes
Computer Futures
Rate: £38 - £42 per hour + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hampshire
Mason Frank
Posted: 16 days ago
East Sussex
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Surrey
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £601 per day
Posted: 23 days ago