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 20 October 2014 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 75 37 51
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 5 19 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.62% 3.28% 0.57%
As % of the General category 3.14% 10.00% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
Average daily rate
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£308 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £290 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £410 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-8.57% -21.64%
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
159 190 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 19.78% 32.76% 36.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 124 130
Average daily rate £400 £388 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +1.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 13
Average hourly rate £16.72 £16.00 £10.99
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.50% +45.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £10.42 £6.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £119.34 £24.15 £58.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.50 £22.22 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+10.28% -14.55%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 2014.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Wales region over the 3 months to 20 October 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
South Wales -12 4 £295 -30.58% 18
Mid Wales - - - -
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - - 1
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) DTV
3 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 3 (33.33%) SQL
3 3 (33.33%) HTML
3 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) Retail
3 3 (33.33%) Logistics
3 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Electronics
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Ajax
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LAN
1 1 (11.11%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 1 (11.11%) Rational DOORS
General
1 3 (33.33%) Electronics
1 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
1 3 (33.33%) Retail
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Dynamics AX Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
3 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) CSS
1 3 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (22.22%) Ajax
2 2 (22.22%) jQuery
2 2 (22.22%) HTML5
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (11.11%) .NET Framework
3 1 (11.11%) WCF
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) XHTML
3 1 (11.11%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) DTV
2 1 (11.11%) Replication
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
2 1 (11.11%) Open Source
2 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Logistics
2 3 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Programme Management
2 3 (33.33%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 3 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (22.22%) Web Design
3 2 (22.22%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Database Tuning
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) EAI
4 1 (11.11%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 3 (33.33%) PHP
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Java
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Zend
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