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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 66 65 105
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +40
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 85 81 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.60% 2.66% 0.28%
As % of the General category 8.59% 7.88% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £304 £296 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £497 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £28.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -20.63%
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
990 1028 735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 30.23% 33.77% 34.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 681 689 475
Average daily rate £400 £380 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £504 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 48 27
Average hourly rate £38.00 £31.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.63% +70.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.50 £43.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 August 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -1 20 £365 +5.79% 17
Gloucestershire 0 19 £420 +8.38% 6
Somerset -2 14 £450 +38.46% 9
Dorset -3 4 £275 -6.77% 4
Wiltshire -5 2 £351 +0.14%
Devon -6 1 £250 -33.11% 7
Manufacturing
England

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 August 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.

1 115 (77.18%) SAP
2 106 (71.14%) Finance
3 105 (70.47%) Programme Management
4 104 (69.80%) Business Intelligence
5 99 (66.44%) Electronics
5 99 (66.44%) Telecoms
5 99 (66.44%) DTV
5 99 (66.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 99 (66.44%) Marketing
5 99 (66.44%) Digital Marketing
6 37 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (21.48%) Retail
7 32 (21.48%) .NET
8 30 (20.13%) Java
9 29 (19.46%) C#
9 29 (19.46%) Web Services
10 28 (18.79%) SQL
11 27 (18.12%) Microsoft
12 24 (16.11%) UML
13 23 (15.44%) ITIL
14 21 (14.09%) PRINCE2
15 20 (13.42%) Change Control
16 18 (12.08%) E-Commerce
16 18 (12.08%) SOA
17 17 (11.41%) ISO 9000
17 17 (11.41%) Linux
17 17 (11.41%) SQL Server
17 17 (11.41%) Project Management
17 17 (11.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 16 (10.74%) .NET Framework

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 14 (9.40%) CMS
2 9 (6.04%) SharePoint
2 9 (6.04%) Mule
3 4 (2.68%) Commerce Server
3 4 (2.68%) WebSphere
4 3 (2.01%) JBoss
5 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.34%) Node.js
5 2 (1.34%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (1.34%) Mule ESB
6 1 (0.67%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.67%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
6 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.67%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.67%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (7.38%) MS Project
2 8 (5.37%) MS Visio
3 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.34%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.67%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.67%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 99 (66.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 5 (3.36%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (1.34%) Agresso
4 1 (0.67%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Summit
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.67%) Unica
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.67%) Sage CRM
4 1 (0.67%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 15 (10.07%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.34%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.34%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.67%) SaaS
3 1 (0.67%) SmartFocus
3 1 (0.67%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.67%) Office 365
3 1 (0.67%) CheetahMail
3 1 (0.67%) Pure360
3 1 (0.67%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.67%) LAN
1 1 (0.67%) WAN
1 1 (0.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.36%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (3.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.01%) Cognos Report Studio
5 3 (2.01%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.01%) Big Data
5 3 (2.01%) MongoDB
5 3 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.34%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (1.34%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.67%) OLAP Cube
7 1 (0.67%) MySQL
7 1 (0.67%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
7 1 (0.67%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.37%) Maven
2 5 (3.36%) Jenkins
3 4 (2.68%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (2.68%) Git (software)
4 3 (2.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.01%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.34%) JIRA
5 2 (1.34%) Visual Studio
5 2 (1.34%) Eclipse
5 2 (1.34%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.67%) Subversion
6 1 (0.67%) Selenium
6 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.67%) WebDriver
General
1 106 (71.14%) Finance
2 99 (66.44%) Electronics
2 99 (66.44%) Telecoms
2 99 (66.44%) Marketing
3 32 (21.48%) Retail
4 8 (5.37%) Games
5 1 (0.67%) Military
5 1 (0.67%) Banking
5 1 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (32.21%) Developer
2 23 (15.44%) Architect
3 21 (14.09%) Project Manager
4 19 (12.75%) Solutions Architect
5 15 (10.07%) Analyst
6 11 (7.38%) Java Developer
7 10 (6.71%) Consultant
7 10 (6.71%) Senior Developer
8 9 (6.04%) Senior Java Developer
9 8 (5.37%) Business Analyst
10 7 (4.70%) Software Engineer
10 7 (4.70%) .NET Developer
11 6 (4.03%) C# Developer
11 6 (4.03%) ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.03%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 6 (4.03%) C# .NET Developer
11 6 (4.03%) iOS Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Android Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
12 5 (3.36%) Business Intelligence Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.48%) .NET
2 29 (19.46%) Web Services
3 16 (10.74%) .NET Framework
4 12 (8.05%) CSS
4 12 (8.05%) Spring
5 10 (6.71%) ASP.NET
5 10 (6.71%) HTML
6 9 (6.04%) XML
6 9 (6.04%) JSON
6 9 (6.04%) Spring MVC
6 9 (6.04%) Hibernate
6 9 (6.04%) JPA
6 9 (6.04%) REST
7 8 (5.37%) jQuery
8 7 (4.70%) SOAP
9 5 (3.36%) J2ME
9 5 (3.36%) HTML5
9 5 (3.36%) CSS3
9 5 (3.36%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (3.36%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 99 (66.44%) DTV
2 16 (10.74%) GIS
3 15 (10.07%) Management Information System
4 9 (6.04%) FMCG
5 8 (5.37%) Mobile App
5 8 (5.37%) NHS
6 5 (3.36%) User Experience
6 5 (3.36%) iPhone
7 4 (2.68%) Data Centre
8 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (1.34%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.34%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.67%) Mobile Banking
10 1 (0.67%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.67%) Replication
10 1 (0.67%) Graphic Design
10 1 (0.67%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 17 (11.41%) Linux
2 12 (8.05%) Windows
3 9 (6.04%) Apple iOS
4 7 (4.70%) Android
5 6 (4.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.36%) Windows 7
7 3 (2.01%) Amazon Linux
8 2 (1.34%) CentOS
8 2 (1.34%) Fedora
9 1 (0.67%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.67%) Solaris
9 1 (0.67%) Debian
9 1 (0.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (70.47%) Programme Management
2 104 (69.80%) Business Intelligence
3 99 (66.44%) Digital Marketing
4 37 (24.83%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (16.11%) UML
6 23 (15.44%) ITIL
7 21 (14.09%) PRINCE2
8 20 (13.42%) Change Control
9 18 (12.08%) E-Commerce
9 18 (12.08%) SOA
10 17 (11.41%) Project Management
11 16 (10.74%) Scrum
11 16 (10.74%) CRM
11 16 (10.74%) Information Security
12 15 (10.07%) Workflow
13 13 (8.72%) Content Management
14 12 (8.05%) Migration
14 12 (8.05%) MVC
15 10 (6.71%) ERP
15 10 (6.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (20.13%) Java
2 29 (19.46%) C#
3 28 (18.79%) SQL
4 13 (8.72%) VB
5 12 (8.05%) JavaScript
6 6 (4.03%) Objective-C
7 5 (3.36%) Ruby
7 5 (3.36%) Bash Shell
7 5 (3.36%) T-SQL
8 4 (2.68%) C
9 3 (2.01%) C++
9 3 (2.01%) Ada
10 2 (1.34%) Python
10 2 (1.34%) PHP
10 2 (1.34%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.67%) Perl
11 1 (0.67%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.67%) Apple Swift
11 1 (0.67%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 14 (9.40%) ISEB
2 9 (6.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.36%) Degree
4 4 (2.68%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.01%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.67%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.41%) ISO 9000
1 17 (11.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.01%) HL7
3 2 (1.34%) QA
4 1 (0.67%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.67%) SLA
4 1 (0.67%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) GPFS
1 2 (1.34%) Ceph
2 1 (0.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (3.36%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (2.68%) Puppet
3 2 (1.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 115 (77.18%) SAP
2 27 (18.12%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.37%) Red Hat
3 8 (5.37%) Oracle
4 5 (3.36%) Cognos
4 5 (3.36%) JD Edwards
4 5 (3.36%) hybris
4 5 (3.36%) IBM
5 4 (2.68%) ATG
6 2 (1.34%) VMware
6 2 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.34%) ESRI
7 1 (0.67%) Sage
7 1 (0.67%) Google
7 1 (0.67%) Zend
7 1 (0.67%) Veeam
7 1 (0.67%) Siebel
7 1 (0.67%) Vignette
7 1 (0.67%) CODA
7 1 (0.67%) Pegasus
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