The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the South West region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 68 103 107
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 77 7 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.52% 0.33% 0.69%
As % of the General category 7.53% 0.93% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 4 9
Average daily rate
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£350 £338 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -17.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £308 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £420 £457
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
-8.23% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 5
Average hourly rate £28.50 £19.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -24.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £37.80 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +30.34%
General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1023 749 1331
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 33.48% 35.15% 43.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 492 922
Average daily rate £388 £386 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.32% +0.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 26 63
Average hourly rate £33.50 £18.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+86.11% -48.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £12.75 £19.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £42.50 £45.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.22% -18.18%
Manufacturing
England

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 July 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 28 July 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 -3 17 £350 - 19
Gloucestershire 0 16 £388 -13.88% 15
Somerset -3 16 £381 +8.92% 27
Wiltshire -4 8 £350 +16.66% 10
Devon - 4 £374 - 4
Dorset - 3 £295 -
Cornwall - - - - 1
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 66 (51.97%) SAP
2 51 (40.16%) Business Intelligence
2 51 (40.16%) Finance
3 48 (37.80%) Telecoms
4 45 (35.43%) Electronics
4 45 (35.43%) Programme Management
5 44 (34.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 44 (34.65%) Marketing
5 44 (34.65%) DTV
5 44 (34.65%) Digital Marketing
6 26 (20.47%) Security Cleared
7 25 (19.69%) SQL
8 23 (18.11%) Java
9 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (15.75%) .NET
10 20 (15.75%) Web Services
10 20 (15.75%) SOA
11 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
12 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
12 17 (13.39%) DV Cleared
12 17 (13.39%) jQuery
13 16 (12.60%) C#
13 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
14 15 (11.81%) CSS
14 15 (11.81%) Scrum
15 14 (11.02%) TDD
15 14 (11.02%) Retail
15 14 (11.02%) Oracle
15 14 (11.02%) HTML
15 14 (11.02%) Linux

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (5.51%) Tomcat
2 6 (4.72%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.15%) Mule
4 4 (3.15%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.36%) IIS
6 1 (0.79%) Apache
6 1 (0.79%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Lync
6 1 (0.79%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.79%) CMS
6 1 (0.79%) Node.js
6 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (3.15%) MS Visio
2 3 (2.36%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.79%) CATIA
3 1 (0.79%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 44 (34.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 11 (8.66%) Dynamics AX
3 9 (7.09%) SAP SD
4 8 (6.30%) Oracle ASCP
5 7 (5.51%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle Applications
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (2.36%) Oracle Manufacturing
7 3 (2.36%) Summit
8 2 (1.57%) SAP PM
8 2 (1.57%) SAP PP
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
9 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
9 1 (0.79%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.79%) Teamcenter
9 1 (0.79%) SAP QM
9 1 (0.79%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
9 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.09%) IaaS
2 8 (6.30%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (6.30%) SaaS
3 3 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.36%) Amazon EC2
4 2 (1.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Office 365
5 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.79%) CheetahMail
5 1 (0.79%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.36%) Internet
2 2 (1.57%) LAN
2 2 (1.57%) WAN
2 2 (1.57%) Ethernet
2 2 (1.57%) OSPF
2 2 (1.57%) BGP
2 2 (1.57%) VLAN
3 1 (0.79%) LTE
3 1 (0.79%) GSM
3 1 (0.79%) HTTP
3 1 (0.79%) Intranet
3 1 (0.79%) UMTS
3 1 (0.79%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
2 9 (7.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (6.30%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (6.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (3.94%) MySQL
5 3 (2.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (1.57%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.57%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.57%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (4.72%) Maven
2 4 (3.15%) Selenium
2 4 (3.15%) JUnit
2 4 (3.15%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.15%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.36%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.57%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.57%) JIRA
5 1 (0.79%) WATIR
5 1 (0.79%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.79%) PowerBuilder
5 1 (0.79%) Hudson
5 1 (0.79%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (40.16%) Finance
2 48 (37.80%) Telecoms
3 45 (35.43%) Electronics
4 44 (34.65%) Marketing
5 14 (11.02%) Retail
6 2 (1.57%) Automotive
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
7 1 (0.79%) Advertising
7 1 (0.79%) Military
7 1 (0.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (32.28%) Developer
2 20 (15.75%) Architect
3 17 (13.39%) Java Developer
4 14 (11.02%) Consultant
5 9 (7.09%) Analyst
5 9 (7.09%) Solutions Architect
6 8 (6.30%) .NET Developer
7 7 (5.51%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (5.51%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) Security Architect
8 6 (4.72%) Business Analyst
8 6 (4.72%) Lead Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Lead Security Architect
9 5 (3.94%) Tester
9 5 (3.94%) Senior Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.15%) C# Developer
10 4 (3.15%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.15%) Desktop Support
10 4 (3.15%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (15.75%) .NET
1 20 (15.75%) Web Services
2 17 (13.39%) jQuery
3 15 (11.81%) CSS
4 14 (11.02%) HTML
5 12 (9.45%) RESTful
5 12 (9.45%) Spring
6 10 (7.87%) J2EE
7 9 (7.09%) ASP.NET
7 9 (7.09%) SOAP
8 8 (6.30%) .NET Framework
9 7 (5.51%) Hibernate
9 7 (5.51%) REST
10 6 (4.72%) JSON
10 6 (4.72%) HTML5
10 6 (4.72%) XML
11 5 (3.94%) Java EE
11 5 (3.94%) Ajax
12 4 (3.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 4 (3.15%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 44 (34.65%) DTV
2 9 (7.09%) RMADS
3 4 (3.15%) NHS
4 3 (2.36%) Clustering
4 3 (2.36%) SCADA
4 3 (2.36%) Reference Data
4 3 (2.36%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.57%) Robotics
5 2 (1.57%) FMCG
5 2 (1.57%) Firmware
5 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.79%) Streaming Video
6 1 (0.79%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.79%) IPTV
6 1 (0.79%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.79%) Open Source
6 1 (0.79%) Health Informatics
6 1 (0.79%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.79%) Embedded Systems
6 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.02%) Linux
2 10 (7.87%) Windows
3 5 (3.94%) Solaris
3 5 (3.94%) UNIX
3 5 (3.94%) Windows XP
3 5 (3.94%) Windows 7
4 4 (3.15%) Fedora
4 4 (3.15%) CentOS
5 1 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.16%) Business Intelligence
2 45 (35.43%) Programme Management
3 44 (34.65%) Digital Marketing
4 21 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (15.75%) SOA
6 15 (11.81%) Scrum
7 14 (11.02%) TDD
8 13 (10.24%) ITIL
9 11 (8.66%) Migration
9 11 (8.66%) Logistics
9 11 (8.66%) Data Migration
10 10 (7.87%) Risk Management
11 9 (7.09%) Change Management
11 9 (7.09%) UML
11 9 (7.09%) Change Control
12 8 (6.30%) Kanban
12 8 (6.30%) Software Engineering
12 8 (6.30%) SAP Implementation
12 8 (6.30%) ERP
13 7 (5.51%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 25 (19.69%) SQL
2 23 (18.11%) Java
3 19 (14.96%) JavaScript
4 16 (12.60%) C#
5 10 (7.87%) T-SQL
6 6 (4.72%) VB
7 5 (3.94%) PHP
7 5 (3.94%) PL/SQL
7 5 (3.94%) Ruby
8 4 (3.15%) PHP5
8 4 (3.15%) VB.NET
8 4 (3.15%) Python
9 2 (1.57%) C++
9 2 (1.57%) Apex Code
9 2 (1.57%) C
10 1 (0.79%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.79%) XPath
10 1 (0.79%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (20.47%) Security Cleared
2 17 (13.39%) DV Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) CEH
3 7 (5.51%) Degree
3 7 (5.51%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) CISSP
4 5 (3.94%) ISEB
5 4 (3.15%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.57%) JNCIA
6 2 (1.57%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.57%) CCNP
6 2 (1.57%) CCNA
6 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.79%) PMP
7 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.79%) MBA
7 1 (0.79%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.09%) ISO 9000
2 8 (6.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.36%) ISO 9001
3 3 (2.36%) ISO 14001
4 2 (1.57%) SLA
5 1 (0.79%) GMP
5 1 (0.79%) QA
5 1 (0.79%) JSP 440
System Software
1 6 (4.72%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.36%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.79%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.79%) XenApp
3 1 (0.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (2.36%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 66 (51.97%) SAP
2 17 (13.39%) Microsoft
3 14 (11.02%) Oracle
4 6 (4.72%) JBoss
5 5 (3.94%) McAfee
6 4 (3.15%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.57%) Cisco
7 2 (1.57%) Juniper
7 2 (1.57%) JDA
7 2 (1.57%) EMC
8 1 (0.79%) Citrix
8 1 (0.79%) Avaya
8 1 (0.79%) Siebel
8 1 (0.79%) Progress
8 1 (0.79%) Siemens
8 1 (0.79%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.79%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.79%) VMware
8 1 (0.79%) Google
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