The first 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 25 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 Wales 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 57 45 35
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 5 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.78% 0.24% 1.17%
As % of the General category 2.33% 0.64% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 2
Average daily rate
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£390 - £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 - £410
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 - £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £10.00 - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.34%
General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
215 156 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 33.70% 37.96% 39.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 103 129
Average daily rate £375 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £238 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £426 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Average hourly rate £22.50 £10.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+114.28% -34.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Manufacturing
Wales

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
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 3 months to 25 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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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
Torfaen - 3 £390 - 3
Bridgend - 2 - - 3
Caerphilly - - - -
Cardiff - - - - 3
Newport - - - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - - 1
Neath Port Talbot - - - -
Manufacturing
Wales

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Retail
2 3 (50.00%) Logistics
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (16.67%) Clustering
4 1 (16.67%) WinForms
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) .NET
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
4 1 (16.67%) OO
4 1 (16.67%) XHTML
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (16.67%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) IIS

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) IIS
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) LAN
1 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SAP BW
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (50.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) DBA
1 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XHTML
1 1 (16.67%) WinForms
1 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
1 1 (16.67%) WCF
1 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Replication
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) C#
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
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