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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 74 100 94
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -6
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 70 8 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.17% 0.36% 1.21%
As % of the General category 6.24% 1.11% 2.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 3 10
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£365 £325 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.30% -18.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £345 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £420
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Average hourly rate £28.50 £24.25 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.52% -19.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.25 £33.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
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
1121 720 1299
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 34.74% 32.54% 41.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 737 477 868
Average daily rate £397 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.73% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £270 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 28 75
Average hourly rate £34.50 £16.75 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+105.97% -53.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.75 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.79 £43.75 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Somerset +9 21 £375 +7.14% 9
Bristol - 18 £345 - 21
Gloucestershire -12 11 £400 +33.33% 12
Wiltshire -10 6 £313 - 7
Devon - 3 £398 - 4
Dorset - 1 - - 3
Cornwall - - - -
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (58.65%) SAP
2 63 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 63 (47.37%) Finance
3 60 (45.11%) Telecoms
4 58 (43.61%) Programme Management
5 57 (42.86%) Electronics
6 56 (42.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 56 (42.11%) Marketing
6 56 (42.11%) DTV
6 56 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
7 30 (22.56%) SQL
8 27 (20.30%) Java
9 26 (19.55%) .NET
10 23 (17.29%) Web Services
11 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
11 21 (15.79%) C#
11 21 (15.79%) Security Cleared
12 20 (15.04%) jQuery
13 19 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
13 19 (14.29%) Oracle
13 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
14 18 (13.53%) SQL Server
14 18 (13.53%) CSS
15 17 (12.78%) Scrum
16 16 (12.03%) TDD
16 16 (12.03%) HTML
16 16 (12.03%) ITIL
16 16 (12.03%) Linux
16 16 (12.03%) SOA
17 14 (10.53%) Spring

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 8 (6.02%) Tomcat
2 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.76%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.01%) Mule
3 4 (3.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.26%) IIS
5 2 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.75%) Lync
6 1 (0.75%) Apache
6 1 (0.75%) Node.js
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.75%) CATIA
3 1 (0.75%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 56 (42.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (8.27%) SAP SD
3 10 (7.52%) Dynamics AX
4 9 (6.77%) Oracle ASCP
5 8 (6.02%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (3.01%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (2.26%) Oracle Manufacturing
8 2 (1.50%) SAP PP
8 2 (1.50%) Summit
8 2 (1.50%) SAP PM
9 1 (0.75%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.75%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.75%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.75%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.75%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 12 (9.02%) IaaS
2 9 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (6.77%) SaaS
3 4 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (3.01%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.50%) PaaS
5 1 (0.75%) Office 365
5 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.75%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.75%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.76%) Internet
2 2 (1.50%) LAN
2 2 (1.50%) WAN
2 2 (1.50%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.50%) OSPF
2 2 (1.50%) BGP
2 2 (1.50%) VLAN
3 1 (0.75%) LTE
3 1 (0.75%) GSM
3 1 (0.75%) HTTP
3 1 (0.75%) Intranet
3 1 (0.75%) UMTS
3 1 (0.75%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.53%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (6.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 9 (6.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.51%) MySQL
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (2.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (5.26%) Maven
2 5 (3.76%) Selenium
2 5 (3.76%) Cucumber
3 4 (3.01%) WebDriver
3 4 (3.01%) JUnit
3 4 (3.01%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.50%) FitNesse
4 2 (1.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.50%) JIRA
4 2 (1.50%) WATIR
4 2 (1.50%) Hudson
4 2 (1.50%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.75%) PowerBuilder
General
1 63 (47.37%) Finance
2 60 (45.11%) Telecoms
3 57 (42.86%) Electronics
4 56 (42.11%) Marketing
5 7 (5.26%) Retail
6 1 (0.75%) Automotive
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Military
6 1 (0.75%) Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (38.35%) Developer
2 20 (15.04%) Java Developer
3 15 (11.28%) Architect
4 12 (9.02%) Analyst
4 12 (9.02%) Consultant
5 10 (7.52%) .NET Developer
6 8 (6.02%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.02%) Security Architect
7 7 (5.26%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (4.51%) Lead Architect
8 6 (4.51%) C# Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Software Engineer
8 6 (4.51%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Lead Security Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Information Architect
9 5 (3.76%) Senior Developer
9 5 (3.76%) Tester
9 5 (3.76%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (3.76%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (19.55%) .NET
2 23 (17.29%) Web Services
3 20 (15.04%) jQuery
4 18 (13.53%) CSS
5 16 (12.03%) HTML
6 14 (10.53%) Spring
7 13 (9.77%) RESTful
8 12 (9.02%) ASP.NET
8 12 (9.02%) J2EE
9 9 (6.77%) SOAP
10 8 (6.02%) .NET Framework
10 8 (6.02%) JSON
11 7 (5.26%) Hibernate
11 7 (5.26%) REST
12 6 (4.51%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (4.51%) HTML5
12 6 (4.51%) XML
13 5 (3.76%) Ajax
13 5 (3.76%) Java EE
13 5 (3.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 56 (42.11%) DTV
2 12 (9.02%) RMADS
3 5 (3.76%) NHS
4 4 (3.01%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Clustering
5 3 (2.26%) Reference Data
5 3 (2.26%) SCADA
5 3 (2.26%) FMCG
5 3 (2.26%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.50%) Firmware
7 1 (0.75%) Streaming Video
7 1 (0.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 1 (0.75%) IPTV
7 1 (0.75%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
7 1 (0.75%) Health Informatics
7 1 (0.75%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.75%) Embedded Systems
7 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.75%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.03%) Linux
2 9 (6.77%) Windows
3 6 (4.51%) Solaris
4 5 (3.76%) CentOS
4 5 (3.76%) Fedora
4 5 (3.76%) UNIX
5 4 (3.01%) Windows 7
5 4 (3.01%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.75%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.75%) Android
6 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (47.37%) Business Intelligence
2 58 (43.61%) Programme Management
3 56 (42.11%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.78%) Scrum
6 16 (12.03%) TDD
6 16 (12.03%) ITIL
6 16 (12.03%) SOA
7 13 (9.77%) Logistics
7 13 (9.77%) Risk Management
8 12 (9.02%) Migration
8 12 (9.02%) Data Migration
9 11 (8.27%) Software Engineering
10 10 (7.52%) SAP Implementation
10 10 (7.52%) OWASP
11 9 (6.77%) Kanban
12 8 (6.02%) ERP
13 7 (5.26%) MVC
13 7 (5.26%) Information Assurance
14 6 (4.51%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (22.56%) SQL
2 27 (20.30%) Java
3 21 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 21 (15.79%) C#
4 10 (7.52%) T-SQL
5 9 (6.77%) PL/SQL
6 7 (5.26%) PHP
6 7 (5.26%) Ruby
7 6 (4.51%) VB
8 5 (3.76%) VB.NET
8 5 (3.76%) Python
8 5 (3.76%) PHP5
9 2 (1.50%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.50%) C
9 2 (1.50%) C++
10 1 (0.75%) Perl
10 1 (0.75%) XPath
10 1 (0.75%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 12 (9.02%) DV Cleared
3 10 (7.52%) CISSP
3 10 (7.52%) CEH
4 7 (5.26%) Degree
4 7 (5.26%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.76%) ISEB
6 4 (3.01%) ISTQB
7 2 (1.50%) JNCIA
7 2 (1.50%) JNCIP
7 2 (1.50%) CCNP
7 2 (1.50%) CCNA
7 2 (1.50%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.75%) PMP
8 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) ISO 9000
2 11 (8.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (1.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.50%) SLA
3 2 (1.50%) ISO 14001
4 1 (0.75%) HL7
4 1 (0.75%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.75%) GMP
System Software
1 5 (3.76%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.26%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.75%) XenApp
3 1 (0.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.26%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 78 (58.65%) SAP
2 19 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.29%) Oracle
3 6 (4.51%) JBoss
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat
5 4 (3.01%) McAfee
6 2 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.50%) Cisco
6 2 (1.50%) Juniper
6 2 (1.50%) JDA
6 2 (1.50%) EMC
7 1 (0.75%) Citrix
7 1 (0.75%) Avaya
7 1 (0.75%) Siebel
7 1 (0.75%) Progress
7 1 (0.75%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.75%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.75%) VMware
7 1 (0.75%) Google
7 1 (0.75%) Unica
Somerset
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + (Potentially higher)
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Associates
Rate: £20 - £27 per hour + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £220 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £275 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West
People Source Consulting
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £25 - £35 per hour + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Somerset
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 40-45 Per Hour
Posted: 10 days ago
Bristol
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 150-300 Per Day
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Associates
Rate: £21 - £27 per hour + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Associates
Rate: £20 - £30 per hour
Posted: 23 days ago
Bournemouth
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago