The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank - 49 38
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 0 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales - 1.35% 1.93%
As % of the General category - 4.52% 4.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Average daily rate - £305 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -35.78%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
-2.50% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £10.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
Manufacturing
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
132 155 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 23.45% 29.87% 41.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 112 113
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £219 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 3
Average hourly rate £54.05 £16.25 £11.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+232.61% +41.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.60 £11.00 £10.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.00 £27.50 £13.39
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the South Wales region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the South Wales region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Manufacturing
Top 19 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (50.00%) WAN
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
2 1 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) CCNP
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) LAN
1 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Network Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Project Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Project Support Coordinator
1 1 (25.00%) Service Manager
1 1 (25.00%) Services Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCNA
1 1 (25.00%) CCNP
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) SAP