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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 68 108 101
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -7
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 74 9 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.25% 0.40% 1.14%
As % of the General category 6.35% 1.25% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 3 10
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £426
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £305 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £345 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £24.25 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% -30.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £22.85 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.80 £25.65 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 £27.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -7.50%
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
1165 718 1292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 35.44% 32.10% 40.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 491 864
Average daily rate £393 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £383 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 37 73
Average hourly rate £35.00 £17.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -51.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.75 £24.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.23 £40.60 £43.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -27.58%

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 16 September 2014.

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
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 16 September 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
Bristol - 23 £335 - 22
Somerset +5 21 £375 +7.14% 13
Gloucestershire -7 10 £375 +25.00% 21
Wiltshire -9 6 £300 - 14
Devon - 3 £374 - 2
Dorset - - - - 9
Cornwall - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 78 (56.52%) SAP
2 64 (46.38%) Business Intelligence
2 64 (46.38%) Finance
3 63 (45.65%) Telecoms
4 59 (42.75%) Electronics
4 59 (42.75%) Programme Management
5 57 (41.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 57 (41.30%) Marketing
5 57 (41.30%) DTV
5 57 (41.30%) Digital Marketing
6 34 (24.64%) SQL
7 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (21.74%) Java
9 25 (18.12%) .NET
10 24 (17.39%) Web Services
10 24 (17.39%) Security Cleared
11 20 (14.49%) JavaScript
11 20 (14.49%) C#
12 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
12 19 (13.77%) jQuery
13 18 (13.04%) ITIL
13 18 (13.04%) Oracle
13 18 (13.04%) CSS
14 17 (12.32%) Scrum
14 17 (12.32%) TDD
14 17 (12.32%) Logistics
15 16 (11.59%) Spring
15 16 (11.59%) HTML
15 16 (11.59%) Linux
15 16 (11.59%) SOA

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 7 (5.07%) Tomcat
1 7 (5.07%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.90%) Mule
3 3 (2.17%) IIS
3 3 (2.17%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.72%) Node.js
5 1 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.72%) Lync
5 1 (0.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.72%) CMS
5 1 (0.72%) Apache
5 1 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (3.62%) MS Visio
2 4 (2.90%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) CATIA
3 1 (0.72%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 57 (41.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (7.97%) SAP SD
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle ASCP
4 8 (5.80%) Dynamics AX
4 8 (5.80%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (2.90%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (2.17%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 2 (1.45%) SAP PP
7 2 (1.45%) Summit
7 2 (1.45%) SAP PM
8 1 (0.72%) SAP QM
8 1 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.72%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.70%) IaaS
2 10 (7.25%) SaaS
3 9 (6.52%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.45%) PaaS
6 1 (0.72%) Office 365
6 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.72%) CheetahMail
6 1 (0.72%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.62%) Internet
2 3 (2.17%) LAN
2 3 (2.17%) WAN
2 3 (2.17%) OSPF
2 3 (2.17%) BGP
3 2 (1.45%) VLAN
3 2 (1.45%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.72%) HTTP
4 1 (0.72%) Intranet
4 1 (0.72%) UMTS
4 1 (0.72%) 3G
4 1 (0.72%) MPLS
4 1 (0.72%) NFC
4 1 (0.72%) LTE
4 1 (0.72%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.72%) Firewall
4 1 (0.72%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.77%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.52%) Oracle BI EE
3 9 (6.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (4.35%) MySQL
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.17%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.45%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.45%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.45%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.07%) Maven
2 6 (4.35%) Selenium
2 6 (4.35%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.90%) WebDriver
3 4 (2.90%) JUnit
3 4 (2.90%) Visual Studio
4 3 (2.17%) WATIR
4 3 (2.17%) FitNesse
4 3 (2.17%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.45%) Hudson
5 2 (1.45%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.45%) JIRA
6 1 (0.72%) Oracle Forms
General
1 64 (46.38%) Finance
2 63 (45.65%) Telecoms
3 59 (42.75%) Electronics
4 57 (41.30%) Marketing
5 7 (5.07%) Retail
6 1 (0.72%) Automotive
6 1 (0.72%) Legal
6 1 (0.72%) Advertising
6 1 (0.72%) Military
6 1 (0.72%) Banking
Job Titles
1 53 (38.41%) Developer
2 23 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 14 (10.14%) Analyst
3 14 (10.14%) Architect
4 12 (8.70%) Consultant
5 9 (6.52%) Business Analyst
5 9 (6.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (5.80%) Security Architect
7 7 (5.07%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (4.35%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.35%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.35%) Lead Architect
9 5 (3.62%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Lead Security Architect
9 5 (3.62%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.62%) Tester
9 5 (3.62%) Information Architect
9 5 (3.62%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (3.62%) Java Software Engineer
10 4 (2.90%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (18.12%) .NET
2 24 (17.39%) Web Services
3 19 (13.77%) jQuery
4 18 (13.04%) CSS
5 16 (11.59%) HTML
5 16 (11.59%) Spring
6 12 (8.70%) RESTful
6 12 (8.70%) ASP.NET
6 12 (8.70%) J2EE
7 8 (5.80%) SOAP
7 8 (5.80%) .NET Framework
8 7 (5.07%) JSON
8 7 (5.07%) Hibernate
8 7 (5.07%) REST
9 6 (4.35%) HTML5
9 6 (4.35%) XML
10 5 (3.62%) Ajax
10 5 (3.62%) Java EE
10 5 (3.62%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (3.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 57 (41.30%) DTV
2 12 (8.70%) RMADS
3 5 (3.62%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (3.62%) NHS
4 4 (2.90%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.17%) Clustering
5 3 (2.17%) SCADA
5 3 (2.17%) FMCG
5 3 (2.17%) Reference Data
6 2 (1.45%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.45%) Firmware
7 1 (0.72%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.72%) Informatics
7 1 (0.72%) Open Source
7 1 (0.72%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.72%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.72%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.72%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.72%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.72%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.59%) Linux
2 7 (5.07%) Windows
3 5 (3.62%) Solaris
3 5 (3.62%) CentOS
3 5 (3.62%) Fedora
3 5 (3.62%) UNIX
4 2 (1.45%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.72%) Android
5 1 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (46.38%) Business Intelligence
2 59 (42.75%) Programme Management
3 57 (41.30%) Digital Marketing
4 32 (23.19%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (13.04%) ITIL
6 17 (12.32%) TDD
6 17 (12.32%) Logistics
6 17 (12.32%) Scrum
7 16 (11.59%) SOA
8 13 (9.42%) Risk Management
9 12 (8.70%) Migration
9 12 (8.70%) Data Migration
10 10 (7.25%) OWASP
10 10 (7.25%) SAP Implementation
10 10 (7.25%) Software Engineering
11 9 (6.52%) ERP
12 8 (5.80%) Kanban
13 7 (5.07%) Information Assurance
13 7 (5.07%) BDD
13 7 (5.07%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 34 (24.64%) SQL
2 30 (21.74%) Java
3 20 (14.49%) JavaScript
3 20 (14.49%) C#
4 10 (7.25%) T-SQL
5 8 (5.80%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.07%) PHP
6 7 (5.07%) Ruby
7 6 (4.35%) VB
8 5 (3.62%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.62%) Python
8 5 (3.62%) PHP5
9 2 (1.45%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.45%) C
9 2 (1.45%) C++
10 1 (0.72%) Perl
10 1 (0.72%) XPath
10 1 (0.72%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.72%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 12 (8.70%) DV Cleared
3 10 (7.25%) SC Cleared
3 10 (7.25%) CEH
3 10 (7.25%) CISSP
4 6 (4.35%) Degree
5 5 (3.62%) ISEB
6 4 (2.90%) ISTQB
7 3 (2.17%) CCNP
7 3 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.45%) CCNA
8 2 (1.45%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.45%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.72%) HNC
9 1 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (0.72%) A+ Certification
9 1 (0.72%) PMP
9 1 (0.72%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.72%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.70%) ISO 9000
2 11 (7.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.17%) QA
4 2 (1.45%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.45%) SLA
4 2 (1.45%) ISO 14001
5 1 (0.72%) HL7
5 1 (0.72%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.72%) GMP
System Software
1 4 (2.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.17%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.72%) XenApp
3 1 (0.72%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (2.17%) OpenAM
2 2 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 78 (56.52%) SAP
2 18 (13.04%) Oracle
3 16 (11.59%) Microsoft
4 6 (4.35%) JBoss
5 5 (3.62%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.17%) Cisco
7 2 (1.45%) Juniper
7 2 (1.45%) JDA
7 2 (1.45%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.45%) EMC
7 2 (1.45%) Citrix
7 2 (1.45%) McAfee
8 1 (0.72%) BT
8 1 (0.72%) VMware
8 1 (0.72%) Google
8 1 (0.72%) Unica
8 1 (0.72%) Zend
8 1 (0.72%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.72%) DevExpress
8 1 (0.72%) SmartFocus
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