The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Swindon 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 47 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 2 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 0.45% - 0.54%
As % of the General category 0.87% - 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £517 - £351
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
231 167 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 52.03% 61.85% 51.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 153 153
Average daily rate £418 £410 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.82% +9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £303 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £524
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Manufacturing
Wiltshire

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Swindon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Manufacturing across the Swindon region.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing across the Swindon region.

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
2 2 (28.57%) LTE
2 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) HND
2 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) ITSM
3 1 (14.29%) MVC
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
3 1 (14.29%) XML
3 1 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (14.29%) HNC
3 1 (14.29%) Java
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) JUnit
3 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
3 1 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) SAS

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Swindon 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 1 (14.29%) WebLogic
1 1 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP SRM
1 1 (14.29%) Teamcenter
1 1 (14.29%) SAP EBP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LTE
2 1 (14.29%) LDAP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) X.509
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) LabVIEW
2 1 (14.29%) Ant
2 1 (14.29%) JUnit
2 1 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 1 (14.29%) Mockito
2 1 (14.29%) Gradle
2 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (14.29%) LSMW
2 1 (14.29%) Subversion
2 1 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Automotive
3 1 (14.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Design Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) RF Engineer
1 2 (28.57%) RF Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Designer
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Support
2 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) XML Schema
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
1 1 (14.29%) Guice
1 1 (14.29%) Spring MVC
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITSM
2 1 (14.29%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) CAD
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
2 1 (14.29%) Data Governance
2 1 (14.29%) Content Management
2 1 (14.29%) Logistics
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) MATLAB
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
1 2 (28.57%) HND
2 1 (14.29%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) SAP
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Siemens