The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 64 78 103
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +25
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 83 67 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.66% 2.24% 0.24%
As % of the General category 8.71% 6.96% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 43 3
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£400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £292 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £420 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.75 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% +51.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £31.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-15.07% -14.28%
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 West region.

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
953 962 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.55% 32.23% 34.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 667 665 460
Average daily rate £400 £390 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 53 24
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.67 £24.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.95% +38.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.55 £17.75 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £41.95 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 July 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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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
Gloucestershire +5 23 £400 - 19
Bristol -7 17 £375 +7.14% 33
Somerset +20 12 £425 +30.76% 10
Dorset -2 3 £275 -21.48% 6
Wiltshire -7 3 £313 -10.64% 9
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 123 (72.78%) SAP
2 112 (66.27%) Finance
3 108 (63.91%) Programme Management
4 107 (63.31%) Business Intelligence
5 104 (61.54%) Electronics
5 104 (61.54%) Telecoms
6 102 (60.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 102 (60.36%) DTV
6 102 (60.36%) Marketing
6 102 (60.36%) Digital Marketing
7 44 (26.04%) Retail
8 41 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
9 36 (21.30%) .NET
10 35 (20.71%) Web Services
10 35 (20.71%) UML
10 35 (20.71%) Microsoft
11 34 (20.12%) ITIL
11 34 (20.12%) PRINCE2
12 32 (18.93%) C#
13 31 (18.34%) Change Control
14 30 (17.75%) Java
15 28 (16.57%) ISO 9000
16 26 (15.38%) SQL
16 26 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
17 25 (14.79%) Information Security
18 23 (13.61%) CRM
19 22 (13.02%) .NET Framework
20 21 (12.43%) ISEB
21 20 (11.83%) Workflow
21 20 (11.83%) Management Information System

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 18 (10.65%) CMS
2 9 (5.33%) SharePoint
2 9 (5.33%) Mule
3 4 (2.37%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.37%) Commerce Server
4 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.18%) Node.js
4 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.18%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.59%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.59%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.59%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.59%) IIS
5 1 (0.59%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (5.33%) MS Project
2 8 (4.73%) MS Excel
3 7 (4.14%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.18%) Photoshop
4 2 (1.18%) FastStats
5 1 (0.59%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 102 (60.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (2.96%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 4 (2.37%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.18%) Agresso
4 2 (1.18%) Unica
5 1 (0.59%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.59%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.59%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.59%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.59%) Summit
5 1 (0.59%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (10.65%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.37%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.78%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (1.18%) CheetahMail
4 2 (1.18%) Pure360
4 2 (1.18%) SaaS
4 2 (1.18%) SmartFocus
5 1 (0.59%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.59%) Office 365
5 1 (0.59%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.59%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (1.18%) Wireless
2 1 (0.59%) ZigBee
2 1 (0.59%) Modbus
2 1 (0.59%) LAN
2 1 (0.59%) WAN
2 1 (0.59%) DNS
2 1 (0.59%) SAN
2 1 (0.59%) Internet
2 1 (0.59%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.14%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
2 7 (4.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.78%) Big Data
5 3 (1.78%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.78%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.78%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (1.18%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.18%) MySQL
6 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.18%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.18%) DB2
7 1 (0.59%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle9i Database
7 1 (0.59%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Maven
2 5 (2.96%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 4 (2.37%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (1.78%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (1.78%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.18%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.18%) ERwin
5 2 (1.18%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (1.18%) JIRA
5 2 (1.18%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.59%) Subversion
General
1 112 (66.27%) Finance
2 104 (61.54%) Electronics
2 104 (61.54%) Telecoms
3 102 (60.36%) Marketing
4 44 (26.04%) Retail
5 6 (3.55%) Games
6 1 (0.59%) Military
6 1 (0.59%) Banking
6 1 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (26.63%) Developer
2 36 (21.30%) Architect
3 29 (17.16%) Solutions Architect
4 22 (13.02%) Project Manager
5 20 (11.83%) Analyst
6 14 (8.28%) Consultant
7 13 (7.69%) Java Developer
8 12 (7.10%) Business Analyst
8 12 (7.10%) Senior Developer
9 10 (5.92%) Senior Java Developer
10 9 (5.33%) .NET Developer
11 8 (4.73%) C# Developer
11 8 (4.73%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 8 (4.73%) C# .NET Developer
12 7 (4.14%) ASP.NET Developer
12 7 (4.14%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 7 (4.14%) Software Engineer
13 6 (3.55%) Desktop Support
14 5 (2.96%) Support Engineer
14 5 (2.96%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (21.30%) .NET
2 35 (20.71%) Web Services
3 22 (13.02%) .NET Framework
4 16 (9.47%) CSS
5 15 (8.88%) HTML
5 15 (8.88%) Spring
6 12 (7.10%) ASP.NET
7 11 (6.51%) jQuery
8 10 (5.92%) Spring MVC
8 10 (5.92%) Hibernate
9 9 (5.33%) JSON
9 9 (5.33%) JPA
10 8 (4.73%) XML
11 6 (3.55%) HTML5
11 6 (3.55%) REST
11 6 (3.55%) KnockoutJS
11 6 (3.55%) Apache Camel
12 5 (2.96%) AngularJS
12 5 (2.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (2.96%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 102 (60.36%) DTV
2 20 (11.83%) GIS
2 20 (11.83%) Management Information System
3 11 (6.51%) FMCG
4 9 (5.33%) NHS
5 6 (3.55%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.96%) User Experience
7 4 (2.37%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.78%) Enterprise Cloud
8 3 (1.78%) iPhone
9 2 (1.18%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.59%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.59%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.59%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.59%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.59%) Replication
10 1 (0.59%) PACS
10 1 (0.59%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.59%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.06%) Linux
2 13 (7.69%) Windows
3 7 (4.14%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (3.55%) Windows 7
5 5 (2.96%) Android
6 3 (1.78%) CentOS
6 3 (1.78%) Fedora
6 3 (1.78%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.59%) UNIX
7 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.59%) Solaris
7 1 (0.59%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (63.91%) Programme Management
2 107 (63.31%) Business Intelligence
3 102 (60.36%) Digital Marketing
4 41 (24.26%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (20.71%) UML
6 34 (20.12%) ITIL
6 34 (20.12%) PRINCE2
7 31 (18.34%) Change Control
8 25 (14.79%) Information Security
9 23 (13.61%) CRM
10 20 (11.83%) Workflow
11 19 (11.24%) E-Commerce
11 19 (11.24%) SOA
12 18 (10.65%) Content Management
13 16 (9.47%) Scrum
13 16 (9.47%) Project Management
14 15 (8.88%) MVC
15 12 (7.10%) Migration
15 12 (7.10%) ERP
16 11 (6.51%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 32 (18.93%) C#
2 30 (17.75%) Java
3 26 (15.38%) SQL
4 17 (10.06%) VB
5 16 (9.47%) JavaScript
6 6 (3.55%) Ruby
7 5 (2.96%) Python
7 5 (2.96%) Bash Shell
8 4 (2.37%) C
8 4 (2.37%) Objective-C
9 3 (1.78%) Ada
9 3 (1.78%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.78%) PHP
10 2 (1.18%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.18%) C++
10 2 (1.18%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.59%) PHP5
11 1 (0.59%) Groovy
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) Go
Qualifications
1 21 (12.43%) ISEB
2 17 (10.06%) Security Cleared
3 12 (7.10%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.14%) Degree
5 3 (1.78%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.59%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.59%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.59%) CCNP
7 1 (0.59%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (16.57%) ISO 9000
2 26 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.78%) HL7
4 2 (1.18%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.59%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.59%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.59%) SLA
5 1 (0.59%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.18%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.18%) GPFS
1 2 (1.18%) Ceph
2 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (2.96%) Puppet
3 2 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 123 (72.78%) SAP
2 35 (20.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.92%) Oracle
4 9 (5.33%) Red Hat
5 8 (4.73%) IBM
6 6 (3.55%) hybris
6 6 (3.55%) JD Edwards
7 5 (2.96%) Cognos
8 4 (2.37%) ATG
9 3 (1.78%) VMware
10 2 (1.18%) Teradata
10 2 (1.18%) Netezza
10 2 (1.18%) DataFlux
10 2 (1.18%) Talend
10 2 (1.18%) Hortonworks
10 2 (1.18%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.18%) Sage
10 2 (1.18%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.18%) CODA
10 2 (1.18%) Siebel
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Exeter
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Clevedon
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