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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 61 97 121
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +24
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 90 30 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.84% 1.05% 0.20%
As % of the General category 9.02% 3.23% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 17 2
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£410 £450 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £320 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £684 £574 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 2
Average hourly rate £39.00 £17.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+129.41% -43.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.17 £35.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-22.38% +52.17%
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
998 930 920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 31.47% 32.57% 36.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 669 569 626
Average daily rate £413 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £538 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 37 36
Average hourly rate £39.00 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.65 £12.75 £16.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £41.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -7.69%

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 2 March 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
Bristol +5 24 £350 -12.50% 12
Somerset +9 21 £673 +17.46% 13
Gloucestershire +5 14 £400 - 10
Dorset - 7 £513 - 3
Wiltshire 0 4 - - 17
Devon - 1 £185 - 16
Cornwall - - - - 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 91 (58.71%) SAP
2 81 (52.26%) Electronics
3 79 (50.97%) Finance
4 78 (50.32%) Telecoms
4 78 (50.32%) Programme Management
5 76 (49.03%) Business Intelligence
6 74 (47.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 73 (47.10%) Marketing
7 73 (47.10%) DTV
7 73 (47.10%) Digital Marketing
8 33 (21.29%) Java
9 29 (18.71%) Microsoft
10 28 (18.06%) Retail
11 27 (17.42%) Security Cleared
12 25 (16.13%) SC Cleared
12 25 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
12 25 (16.13%) Web Services
12 25 (16.13%) PRINCE2
13 24 (15.48%) SQL
13 24 (15.48%) .NET
14 23 (14.84%) ITIL
14 23 (14.84%) Linux
15 21 (13.55%) UML
15 21 (13.55%) JavaScript
15 21 (13.55%) C#
15 21 (13.55%) Spring
16 19 (12.26%) HTML
17 18 (11.61%) CSS
17 18 (11.61%) ISO 9000
17 18 (11.61%) ISO/IEC 27001

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 11 (7.10%) CMS
2 8 (5.16%) SharePoint
3 5 (3.23%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.58%) Mule
5 3 (1.94%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (1.94%) Apache
6 2 (1.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (1.29%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.65%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (3.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.29%) FastStats
4 1 (0.65%) MS Project
4 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 74 (47.74%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 16 (10.32%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.29%) Infor M3
3 2 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.29%) Movex
3 2 (1.29%) Oracle Manufacturing
4 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.65%) SAP MDM
4 1 (0.65%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.65%) SAP PP
4 1 (0.65%) CODA-Financials
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle ASCP
4 1 (0.65%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.52%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.58%) SaaS
4 3 (1.94%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.29%) CheetahMail
5 2 (1.29%) Pure360
5 2 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.65%) PaaS
6 1 (0.65%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.87%) SAN
1 6 (3.87%) Internet
2 5 (3.23%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.94%) NAS
4 2 (1.29%) Firewall
4 2 (1.29%) LAN
4 2 (1.29%) WAN
5 1 (0.65%) HTTP
5 1 (0.65%) VPN
5 1 (0.65%) DNS
5 1 (0.65%) MPLS
5 1 (0.65%) OSPF
5 1 (0.65%) BGP
5 1 (0.65%) Wireless
5 1 (0.65%) ZigBee
5 1 (0.65%) NFC
5 1 (0.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.65%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.03%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.10%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (3.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.87%) MySQL
4 5 (3.23%) Hadoop
5 4 (2.58%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.58%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (2.58%) NoSQL
5 4 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (1.94%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (1.94%) HBase
6 3 (1.94%) CouchDB
6 3 (1.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.94%) Voldemort
6 3 (1.94%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (5.81%) Maven
2 2 (1.29%) JIRA
2 2 (1.29%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.29%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.29%) ERwin
2 2 (1.29%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (1.29%) Selenium
2 2 (1.29%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.65%) JUnit
3 1 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.65%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.65%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.65%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.65%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.65%) WATIR
General
1 81 (52.26%) Electronics
2 79 (50.97%) Finance
3 78 (50.32%) Telecoms
4 73 (47.10%) Marketing
5 28 (18.06%) Retail
6 1 (0.65%) Games
6 1 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.65%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 37 (23.87%) Developer
2 31 (20.00%) Architect
3 24 (15.48%) Solutions Architect
4 20 (12.90%) Analyst
5 18 (11.61%) Project Manager
6 17 (10.97%) Consultant
6 17 (10.97%) Java Developer
7 12 (7.74%) Business Analyst
8 10 (6.45%) Senior Developer
9 8 (5.16%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.52%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.52%) C# Developer
10 7 (4.52%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.52%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (3.87%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.87%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.87%) Software Engineer
11 6 (3.87%) DevOps Engineer
12 5 (3.23%) Support Engineer
13 4 (2.58%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (16.13%) Web Services
2 24 (15.48%) .NET
3 21 (13.55%) Spring
4 19 (12.26%) HTML
5 18 (11.61%) CSS
6 13 (8.39%) jQuery
7 12 (7.74%) .NET Framework
8 9 (5.81%) Hibernate
9 8 (5.16%) ASP.NET
9 8 (5.16%) Spring MVC
9 8 (5.16%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 7 (4.52%) JSON
11 6 (3.87%) HTML5
12 5 (3.23%) J2EE
13 4 (2.58%) XML
13 4 (2.58%) Apache Camel
13 4 (2.58%) ASP.NET MVC
13 4 (2.58%) JPA
13 4 (2.58%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (2.58%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 73 (47.10%) DTV
2 12 (7.74%) GIS
3 11 (7.10%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.87%) FMCG
4 6 (3.87%) NHS
5 5 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.29%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.65%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.65%) Open Source
7 1 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.65%) Device Driver
7 1 (0.65%) Handset
7 1 (0.65%) Clustering
7 1 (0.65%) PACS
7 1 (0.65%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.65%) RMADS
7 1 (0.65%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 23 (14.84%) Linux
2 14 (9.03%) Windows
3 6 (3.87%) UNIX
3 6 (3.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.23%) Fedora
4 5 (3.23%) CentOS
5 3 (1.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.65%) Amazon Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (50.32%) Programme Management
2 76 (49.03%) Business Intelligence
3 73 (47.10%) Digital Marketing
4 25 (16.13%) PRINCE2
4 25 (16.13%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (14.84%) ITIL
6 21 (13.55%) UML
7 18 (11.61%) Change Control
8 16 (10.32%) CRM
8 16 (10.32%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.32%) Information Security
9 15 (9.68%) Logistics
10 14 (9.03%) ERP
11 13 (8.39%) Workflow
12 12 (7.74%) SOA
12 12 (7.74%) MVC
12 12 (7.74%) TDD
12 12 (7.74%) Software Engineering
13 11 (7.10%) Content Management
13 11 (7.10%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 33 (21.29%) Java
2 24 (15.48%) SQL
3 21 (13.55%) JavaScript
3 21 (13.55%) C#
4 12 (7.74%) Python
5 11 (7.10%) VB
5 11 (7.10%) PHP
6 10 (6.45%) Ruby
7 8 (5.16%) C++
8 7 (4.52%) Bash Shell
9 6 (3.87%) Perl
10 4 (2.58%) C
11 3 (1.94%) Golang
11 3 (1.94%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.29%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.29%) PHP5
13 1 (0.65%) X++
13 1 (0.65%) Ada
13 1 (0.65%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 27 (17.42%) Security Cleared
2 25 (16.13%) SC Cleared
3 12 (7.74%) ISEB
4 10 (6.45%) Degree
5 2 (1.29%) VCP4
5 2 (1.29%) CCNP
5 2 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.65%) SAP Certification
6 1 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.65%) A+ Certification
6 1 (0.65%) CEH
6 1 (0.65%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.65%) CCNA
6 1 (0.65%) CISSP
6 1 (0.65%) APMP
6 1 (0.65%) HNC
6 1 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 18 (11.61%) ISO 9000
2 5 (3.23%) QA
3 2 (1.29%) HL7
4 1 (0.65%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.65%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.65%) GxP
4 1 (0.65%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (1.94%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (7.10%) Puppet
2 10 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.65%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 91 (58.71%) SAP
2 29 (18.71%) Microsoft
3 16 (10.32%) Oracle
4 8 (5.16%) Red Hat
5 6 (3.87%) hybris
6 5 (3.23%) VMware
6 5 (3.23%) Borland
6 5 (3.23%) IBM
7 3 (1.94%) Citrix
8 2 (1.29%) Informatica
8 2 (1.29%) Embarcadero
8 2 (1.29%) Siebel
8 2 (1.29%) Cisco
8 2 (1.29%) Ab Initio
8 2 (1.29%) Sage
8 2 (1.29%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.29%) Teradata
8 2 (1.29%) Netezza
8 2 (1.29%) DataFlux
8 2 (1.29%) Unica
Wiltshire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £35 - £45 per hour + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Taunton
Universe Technology Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £20 - £30 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Cornwall
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £25 - £34 per hour + competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £18 - £24 per hour + DOE
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £22 - £28 per hour + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Wiltshire
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Dorset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £30 - £40 per hour + DOE
Posted: 26 days ago
Yeovil
Computer Futures
Rate: £45 - £46 per hour
Posted: 27 days ago
Somerset
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: competitive DOE
Posted: 27 days ago