The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank - 51 43
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 0 9 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales - 1.30% 1.68%
As % of the General category - 4.62% 4.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Average daily rate - £305 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -34.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £11.00 £11.45
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -3.93%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -17.14%
Manufacturing
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Wales region.

General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
146 195 193
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 22.67% 28.10% 36.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 116 125
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £225 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
Average hourly rate £54.03 £16.25 £12.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+232.46% +28.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £11.00 £10.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £68.50 £27.50 £22.83
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (50.00%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 2 (33.33%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) GIS
4 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Change Management
4 1 (16.67%) LAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) CCNA
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (16.67%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Project Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Project Support Coordinator
3 1 (16.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) Digital Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (16.67%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNP
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) SAP
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 2 (33.33%) VMware