The first 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 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 Wales 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 63 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 1 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 2.38% 2.15%
As % of the General category 0.47% 6.10% 6.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £375 £213 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -45.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £22.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
215 164 180
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 30.20% 39.05% 35.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 104 111
Average daily rate £375 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £294 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 4
Average hourly rate £32.50 £19.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.05% -39.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £17.25 £23.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £19.70 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Manufacturing
UK

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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -21 1 £375 +136.22% 8
Mid Wales - - - -
West Wales - - - -
North Wales - - - - 3
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Java
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) SAP MII
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (25.00%) FrontPage
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (25.00%) SCADA
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (25.00%) NetWeaver
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (25.00%) HTML
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 3 (25.00%) CSS
4 3 (25.00%) JSP
4 3 (25.00%) XML
4 3 (25.00%) XSLT
5 2 (16.67%) HNC
5 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 2 (16.67%) CRM
5 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) Migration
5 2 (16.67%) Release Management
5 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (16.67%) NWDI

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (25.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) AutoCAD
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP MII
2 1 (8.33%) SAP LE
2 1 (8.33%) SAP CRM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (8.33%) SAP SD
2 1 (8.33%) SAP MM
2 1 (8.33%) SAP PP
2 1 (8.33%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) FrontPage
1 3 (25.00%) Eclipse
1 3 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (16.67%) NWDI
General
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Consultant
1 3 (25.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) JSP
1 3 (25.00%) XML
1 3 (25.00%) XSLT
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) SCADA
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
1 2 (16.67%) CRM
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Migration
1 2 (16.67%) Release Management
1 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
1 2 (16.67%) Lean Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (8.33%) ERP
2 1 (8.33%) CAD
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) Java
2 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) HNC
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) SAP
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Symantec
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