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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 73 100 117
Rank change year-on-year
+27 +17
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 75 27 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.36% 1.09% 0.48%
As % of the General category 7.34% 3.33% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 18 6
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £231 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £698 £497 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £391
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +8.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £39.00 - £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.80 - £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.60 - £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £34.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-15.94% +25.45%
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
1022 812 898
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 32.18% 32.64% 35.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 703 543 601
Average daily rate £425 £390 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% +5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £269 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 32 48
Average hourly rate £36.50 £32.00 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.06% -12.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.01 £12.75 £15.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Somerset +14 18 £674 +217.05% 29
Bristol -12 14 £375 -6.25% 24
Gloucestershire -11 11 £375 - 10
Dorset 0 6 £513 +46.42% 3
Wiltshire -10 5 £400 +21.21% 11
Cornwall - - - - 2
Devon - - - - 14
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 81 (55.86%) SAP
2 69 (47.59%) Electronics
3 68 (46.90%) Programme Management
4 66 (45.52%) Telecoms
4 66 (45.52%) Finance
4 66 (45.52%) Business Intelligence
5 64 (44.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 63 (43.45%) Marketing
6 63 (43.45%) DTV
6 63 (43.45%) Digital Marketing
7 32 (22.07%) Java
8 29 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 26 (17.93%) Microsoft
10 25 (17.24%) ITIL
11 24 (16.55%) .NET
11 24 (16.55%) SC Cleared
12 23 (15.86%) Retail
13 22 (15.17%) Web Services
13 22 (15.17%) PRINCE2
14 21 (14.48%) SQL
14 21 (14.48%) ISO 9000
14 21 (14.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 20 (13.79%) C#
16 19 (13.10%) Oracle
16 19 (13.10%) Linux
16 19 (13.10%) Spring
17 18 (12.41%) UML
17 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
18 17 (11.72%) Logistics

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 9 (6.21%) CMS
2 6 (4.14%) Tomcat
3 4 (2.76%) SharePoint
4 3 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (2.07%) Apache
5 2 (1.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.69%) Commerce Server
6 1 (0.69%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.69%) WebSphere
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) MS Project
4 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 64 (44.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 15 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (2.07%) SAP SD
3 3 (2.07%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.38%) Movex
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 2 (1.38%) Infor M3
4 2 (1.38%) Oracle ASCP
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.69%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.69%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.69%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.69%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.52%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (4.14%) IaaS
2 6 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (3.45%) SaaS
4 3 (2.07%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (2.07%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.21%) Internet
2 6 (4.14%) SAN
3 5 (3.45%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.07%) NAS
5 2 (1.38%) Firewall
5 2 (1.38%) LAN
5 2 (1.38%) WAN
6 1 (0.69%) NFC
6 1 (0.69%) ZigBee
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.69%) Modbus
6 1 (0.69%) MPLS
6 1 (0.69%) OSPF
6 1 (0.69%) BGP
6 1 (0.69%) VPN
6 1 (0.69%) DNS
6 1 (0.69%) HTTP
6 1 (0.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (8.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.83%) MySQL
2 7 (4.83%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle Database
4 4 (2.76%) MongoDB
4 4 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (2.76%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.76%) Hadoop
4 4 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.07%) CouchDB
5 3 (2.07%) Relational Database
5 3 (2.07%) Voldemort
5 3 (2.07%) HBase
5 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.07%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.14%) Maven
2 3 (2.07%) Selenium
2 3 (2.07%) Cucumber
2 3 (2.07%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.38%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (1.38%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.38%) WebDriver
3 2 (1.38%) FitNesse
3 2 (1.38%) WATIR
3 2 (1.38%) JIRA
4 1 (0.69%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.69%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.69%) Hudson
4 1 (0.69%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.69%) ERwin
4 1 (0.69%) JUnit
General
1 69 (47.59%) Electronics
2 66 (45.52%) Telecoms
2 66 (45.52%) Finance
3 63 (43.45%) Marketing
4 23 (15.86%) Retail
5 1 (0.69%) Games
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 35 (24.14%) Developer
2 31 (21.38%) Architect
3 23 (15.86%) Analyst
4 22 (15.17%) Solutions Architect
5 16 (11.03%) Java Developer
6 14 (9.66%) Consultant
6 14 (9.66%) Business Analyst
7 13 (8.97%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.83%) Software Engineer
9 6 (4.14%) .NET Developer
9 6 (4.14%) C# Developer
9 6 (4.14%) Programme Manager
9 6 (4.14%) Senior Developer
9 6 (4.14%) C# .NET Developer
9 6 (4.14%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.45%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (3.45%) ASP.NET Developer
10 5 (3.45%) Security Architect
11 4 (2.76%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (16.55%) .NET
2 22 (15.17%) Web Services
3 19 (13.10%) Spring
4 15 (10.34%) HTML
4 15 (10.34%) CSS
5 12 (8.28%) jQuery
6 10 (6.90%) .NET Framework
7 9 (6.21%) JSON
8 8 (5.52%) ASP.NET
9 7 (4.83%) J2EE
10 6 (4.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 5 (3.45%) Spring MVC
11 5 (3.45%) Hibernate
12 4 (2.76%) XML
12 4 (2.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (2.76%) Spring Batch
13 3 (2.07%) WCF
13 3 (2.07%) HTML5
13 3 (2.07%) REST
13 3 (2.07%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 63 (43.45%) DTV
2 11 (7.59%) Management Information System
3 10 (6.90%) GIS
4 6 (4.14%) RMADS
5 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (3.45%) NHS
6 2 (1.38%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.69%) FMCG
7 1 (0.69%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.69%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.69%) Open Source
7 1 (0.69%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.69%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.69%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.69%) Handset
7 1 (0.69%) Clustering
7 1 (0.69%) PACS
Operating Systems
1 19 (13.10%) Linux
2 9 (6.21%) Windows
3 6 (4.14%) Fedora
3 6 (4.14%) UNIX
3 6 (4.14%) CentOS
4 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Amazon Linux
5 1 (0.69%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (46.90%) Programme Management
2 66 (45.52%) Business Intelligence
3 63 (43.45%) Digital Marketing
4 29 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (17.24%) ITIL
6 22 (15.17%) PRINCE2
7 18 (12.41%) UML
7 18 (12.41%) E-Commerce
8 17 (11.72%) Logistics
9 16 (11.03%) Change Control
10 15 (10.34%) SOA
10 15 (10.34%) Information Security
11 14 (9.66%) Software Engineering
12 13 (8.97%) ERP
12 13 (8.97%) Scrum
13 12 (8.28%) CRM
14 11 (7.59%) Workflow
14 11 (7.59%) MVC
15 10 (6.90%) TDD
16 9 (6.21%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (22.07%) Java
2 21 (14.48%) SQL
3 20 (13.79%) C#
4 16 (11.03%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.97%) Python
5 13 (8.97%) PHP
6 12 (8.28%) Ruby
7 9 (6.21%) VB
8 8 (5.52%) C++
9 7 (4.83%) Bash Shell
9 7 (4.83%) PL/SQL
10 6 (4.14%) Perl
11 5 (3.45%) C
12 3 (2.07%) PHP5
12 3 (2.07%) Golang
13 1 (0.69%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.69%) X++
Qualifications
1 29 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 24 (16.55%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.90%) ISEB
4 7 (4.83%) Degree
5 6 (4.14%) CEH
5 6 (4.14%) CISSP
6 4 (2.76%) DV Cleared
7 2 (1.38%) CCNP
7 2 (1.38%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.69%) APMP
8 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.69%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.69%) SAP Certification
8 1 (0.69%) A+ Certification
8 1 (0.69%) CCNA
8 1 (0.69%) HNC
8 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (14.48%) ISO 9000
1 21 (14.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (4.14%) QA
3 2 (1.38%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.69%) HL7
4 1 (0.69%) GAMP
4 1 (0.69%) GxP
System Software
1 3 (2.07%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (6.90%) Puppet
1 10 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 81 (55.86%) SAP
2 26 (17.93%) Microsoft
3 19 (13.10%) Oracle
4 8 (5.52%) Red Hat
5 5 (3.45%) hybris
5 5 (3.45%) Borland
6 4 (2.76%) VMware
7 3 (2.07%) Citrix
8 2 (1.38%) Cisco
8 2 (1.38%) IBM
8 2 (1.38%) Rackspace
8 2 (1.38%) Infor
9 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.69%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.69%) Demandware
9 1 (0.69%) Talend
9 1 (0.69%) Hortonworks
9 1 (0.69%) Symantec
9 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.69%) CODA
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