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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 58 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 6 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 1.04% 1.12% -
As % of the General category 4.55% 3.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Average daily rate
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£308 £425 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.64% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £15.00 £25.25 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.59% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £26.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
-17.30% -20.61%
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
132 157 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 22.96% 35.20% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 105 105
Average daily rate £400 £384 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.23% -4.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 10
Average hourly rate £80.00 £16.00 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+400.00% +45.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £10.18 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £132.00 £24.70 £62.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -19.23%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 October 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
Newport -12 3 £441 - 5
Cardiff -14 2 £295 -30.58% 3
Gwent - - - -
Rhondda Cynon Taff - - - -
Neath Port Talbot - - - - 3
Manufacturing
Wales

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) OO
4 3 (27.27%) SAP
4 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
4 3 (27.27%) ERP
4 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
4 3 (27.27%) PHP
4 3 (27.27%) SQL
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) CSS
4 3 (27.27%) Retail
4 3 (27.27%) Logistics
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) MVC
5 2 (18.18%) Electronics
5 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Web Design
5 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
5 2 (18.18%) Ajax
5 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (18.18%) Marketing
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
2 2 (18.18%) PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Dynamics AX Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Technician
3 1 (9.09%) Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) HTML
1 3 (27.27%) CSS
2 2 (18.18%) jQuery
2 2 (18.18%) Ajax
2 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
3 1 (9.09%) XHTML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) XML
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
3 1 (9.09%) WCF
3 1 (9.09%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) DTV
2 1 (9.09%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) E-Commerce
2 3 (27.27%) ERP
2 3 (27.27%) Logistics
2 3 (27.27%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Web Design
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Line Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Web Development
4 1 (9.09%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) JavaScript
1 3 (27.27%) PHP
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
4 1 (9.09%) JD Edwards
4 1 (9.09%) Zend
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