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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 67 85 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 72 64 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.33% 2.12% 0.73%
As % of the General category 7.60% 6.46% 2.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 43 9
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£400 £350 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £292 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £504 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £370 £425
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -12.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £36.50 £40.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +48.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.36 £22.00 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.90 £46.00 £29.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.35 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year
-13.28% -1.40%
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
947 990 739
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.65% 32.73% 36.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 644 678 488
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £251 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 57 33
Average hourly rate £32.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £22.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.25 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.00% -3.84%

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 28 May 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 -1 20 £400 -3.03% 11
Bristol -2 14 £388 +13.13% 35
Somerset +14 11 £650 +100.00% 17
Dorset -2 3 £400 +14.20% 5
Wiltshire -7 1 £275 -21.42% 9
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 114 (70.37%) SAP
2 103 (63.58%) Finance
3 101 (62.35%) Programme Management
4 100 (61.73%) Electronics
4 100 (61.73%) Business Intelligence
5 97 (59.88%) Telecoms
6 95 (58.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 95 (58.64%) DTV
6 95 (58.64%) Marketing
6 95 (58.64%) Digital Marketing
7 37 (22.84%) Retail
8 36 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (21.60%) Microsoft
10 33 (20.37%) Web Services
11 30 (18.52%) .NET
11 30 (18.52%) UML
12 29 (17.90%) Java
13 27 (16.67%) PRINCE2
14 26 (16.05%) ITIL
15 25 (15.43%) C#
16 24 (14.81%) Change Control
17 22 (13.58%) SQL
17 22 (13.58%) E-Commerce
18 21 (12.96%) ISO 9000
18 21 (12.96%) CRM
18 21 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
19 20 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
19 20 (12.35%) Information Security
20 19 (11.73%) Linux
21 18 (11.11%) Spring

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 15 (9.26%) CMS
2 8 (4.94%) SharePoint
2 8 (4.94%) Mule
3 3 (1.85%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.85%) Commerce Server
4 2 (1.23%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.62%) Mule ESB
5 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.62%) NServiceBus
5 1 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (0.62%) Node.js
5 1 (0.62%) IIS
5 1 (0.62%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 11 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.70%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.70%) MS Project
3 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.23%) FastStats
4 1 (0.62%) MS Office
4 1 (0.62%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 95 (58.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 7 (4.32%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (3.09%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 2 (1.23%) Agresso
4 2 (1.23%) Unica
4 2 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.62%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.62%) Pegasus Opera
5 1 (0.62%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.62%) CODA-Financials
5 1 (0.62%) Summit
5 1 (0.62%) SAP MDM
5 1 (0.62%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 20 (12.35%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (2.47%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.85%) SaaS
4 3 (1.85%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.23%) SmartFocus
5 2 (1.23%) CheetahMail
5 2 (1.23%) Pure360
6 1 (0.62%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.85%) Internet
2 2 (1.23%) Wireless
2 2 (1.23%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.62%) Modbus
3 1 (0.62%) ZigBee
3 1 (0.62%) LAN
3 1 (0.62%) WAN
3 1 (0.62%) SAN
3 1 (0.62%) DNS
3 1 (0.62%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (10.49%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (4.32%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.09%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.47%) MySQL
5 4 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.85%) Big Data
6 3 (1.85%) Cognos Report Studio
6 3 (1.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.85%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.23%) DB2
7 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.62%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
8 1 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.62%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (5.56%) Maven
2 5 (3.09%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.85%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.85%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (1.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (1.85%) JIRA
3 3 (1.85%) Visual Studio
4 2 (1.23%) ERwin
4 2 (1.23%) Axure RP
4 2 (1.23%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.62%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.62%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.62%) Subversion
General
1 103 (63.58%) Finance
2 100 (61.73%) Electronics
3 97 (59.88%) Telecoms
4 95 (58.64%) Marketing
5 37 (22.84%) Retail
6 4 (2.47%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (22.84%) Developer
2 33 (20.37%) Architect
3 26 (16.05%) Solutions Architect
4 23 (14.20%) Project Manager
5 22 (13.58%) Analyst
6 16 (9.88%) Consultant
7 13 (8.02%) Java Developer
7 13 (8.02%) Business Analyst
8 12 (7.41%) Senior Developer
9 9 (5.56%) Software Engineer
9 9 (5.56%) Senior Java Developer
10 7 (4.32%) C# .NET Developer
10 7 (4.32%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 7 (4.32%) Business Intelligence Analyst
10 7 (4.32%) .NET Developer
10 7 (4.32%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.70%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Desktop Support
12 5 (3.09%) Support Engineer
13 4 (2.47%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (20.37%) Web Services
2 30 (18.52%) .NET
3 18 (11.11%) Spring
4 17 (10.49%) HTML
4 17 (10.49%) .NET Framework
5 16 (9.88%) CSS
6 11 (6.79%) jQuery
7 9 (5.56%) Spring MVC
7 9 (5.56%) Hibernate
8 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET
8 8 (4.94%) JPA
8 8 (4.94%) HTML5
9 7 (4.32%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.32%) JSON
10 6 (3.70%) XML
10 6 (3.70%) REST
10 6 (3.70%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (3.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 5 (3.09%) Apache Camel
11 5 (3.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 95 (58.64%) DTV
2 16 (9.88%) GIS
3 15 (9.26%) Management Information System
4 10 (6.17%) FMCG
5 9 (5.56%) NHS
6 5 (3.09%) User Experience
7 4 (2.47%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.47%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.62%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.62%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
10 1 (0.62%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.62%) iPhone
10 1 (0.62%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.62%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.62%) Informatics
10 1 (0.62%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 19 (11.73%) Linux
2 16 (9.88%) Windows
3 6 (3.70%) Windows 7
3 6 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (2.47%) Fedora
4 4 (2.47%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.47%) CentOS
5 3 (1.85%) Amazon Linux
5 3 (1.85%) Android
6 1 (0.62%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (62.35%) Programme Management
2 100 (61.73%) Business Intelligence
3 95 (58.64%) Digital Marketing
4 36 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (18.52%) UML
6 27 (16.67%) PRINCE2
7 26 (16.05%) ITIL
8 24 (14.81%) Change Control
9 22 (13.58%) E-Commerce
10 21 (12.96%) CRM
11 20 (12.35%) Information Security
12 17 (10.49%) Workflow
13 16 (9.88%) SOA
14 15 (9.26%) Content Management
15 14 (8.64%) Software Engineering
15 14 (8.64%) Scrum
16 13 (8.02%) MVC
16 13 (8.02%) Migration
16 13 (8.02%) Project Management
17 12 (7.41%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.90%) Java
2 25 (15.43%) C#
3 22 (13.58%) SQL
4 17 (10.49%) JavaScript
5 13 (8.02%) VB
6 9 (5.56%) Ruby
7 8 (4.94%) Python
8 6 (3.70%) PHP
9 5 (3.09%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.47%) C
10 4 (2.47%) C++
11 3 (1.85%) Go
11 3 (1.85%) T-SQL
12 2 (1.23%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.23%) Embedded C
12 2 (1.23%) Ada
12 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.23%) PHP5
13 1 (0.62%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.62%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 16 (9.88%) Security Cleared
1 16 (9.88%) ISEB
2 12 (7.41%) SC Cleared
3 10 (6.17%) Degree
4 3 (1.85%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.62%) CCNP
5 1 (0.62%) CCNA
5 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.62%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.96%) ISO 9000
1 21 (12.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.85%) QA
2 3 (1.85%) HL7
3 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.62%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.62%) JSP 440
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.23%) GPFS
1 2 (1.23%) Ceph
2 1 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.62%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.32%) Puppet
3 2 (1.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 114 (70.37%) SAP
2 35 (21.60%) Microsoft
3 10 (6.17%) Oracle
4 9 (5.56%) Red Hat
5 7 (4.32%) hybris
5 7 (4.32%) IBM
6 6 (3.70%) JD Edwards
7 5 (3.09%) Cognos
8 3 (1.85%) Borland
8 3 (1.85%) VMware
8 3 (1.85%) ATG
9 2 (1.23%) Teradata
9 2 (1.23%) Netezza
9 2 (1.23%) Ab Initio
9 2 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (1.23%) Sage
9 2 (1.23%) CODA
9 2 (1.23%) Informatica
9 2 (1.23%) Embarcadero
9 2 (1.23%) Siebel
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