The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 91 83 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -14
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 2 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.14% 0.074% 0.51%
As % of the General category 0.25% 0.13% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £750 £120
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +525.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £389 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £16.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £29.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+29.31% -17.14%
Manufacturing
Scotland

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

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
785 752 535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 55.09% 55.87% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 360 382 255
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £300 £294
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £536 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -27.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) SAP PP-PI
3 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
3 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) Wind River
3 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) VectorCAST
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) C++
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) UML
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) MS Access
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (16.67%) ERP

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 1 (16.67%) SAP APO
1 1 (16.67%) SAP MM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PP
1 1 (16.67%) SAP PP-PI
1 1 (16.67%) SAP QM
1 1 (16.67%) SAP R/3
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) MS Access
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (16.67%) Rational Rhapsody
1 1 (16.67%) VectorCAST
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Military
3 1 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) SAP MM Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Data Warehouse Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Data Management
2 1 (16.67%) Embedded Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) ETL
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Management
2 1 (16.67%) OO
2 1 (16.67%) OOD
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (16.67%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) C++
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C
1 1 (16.67%) Embedded C++
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
1 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) HP
1 1 (16.67%) Informatica
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) Teradata
1 1 (16.67%) Wind River