The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 105 108 91
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -17
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 29 25 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.91% 0.86%
As % of the General category 1.66% 2.26% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 12
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£350 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £342 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £555 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Average hourly rate £40.85 £35.63 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £37.80
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -20.63%
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 Scotland region.

General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1748 1107 1078
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 55.14% 40.39% 44.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 865 527 517
Average daily rate £375 £400 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £281 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 16 37
Average hourly rate £29.17 £11.00 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+165.18% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.42 £10.50 £9.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.02 £32.40 £20.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Manufacturing Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Manufacturing Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Manufacturing
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Manufacturing across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Manufacturing Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Manufacturing
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Manufacturing Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015. 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
Highlands -2 7 £308 -19.34%
Edinburgh +5 6 £350 -9.67% 2
Aberdeen +7 4 £425 +63.46%
Glasgow +3 4 £410 -28.69% 6
Fife -6 3 £228 -58.63%
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 13 (29.55%) Validation
3 11 (25.00%) Document Management
3 11 (25.00%) Test Scripting
4 9 (20.45%) SDLC
5 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 8 (18.18%) GxP
6 7 (15.91%) SQL
6 7 (15.91%) MS Office
7 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 5 (11.36%) Change Management
8 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
8 5 (11.36%) ERP
9 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 4 (9.09%) SAP
9 4 (9.09%) CAD
9 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
10 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.82%) Teamcenter
10 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
10 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (6.82%) Taxonomies
10 3 (6.82%) Degree
10 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.82%) Migration
10 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Office
2 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.27%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Teamcenter
1 3 (6.82%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.27%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.27%) StarTeam
General
1 16 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.27%) Back Office
4 1 (2.27%) Electronics
4 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.27%) Legal
4 1 (2.27%) Games
4 1 (2.27%) Military
4 1 (2.27%) Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Retail
4 1 (2.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Business Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
3 5 (11.36%) Author
3 5 (11.36%) Validation Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Developer
4 4 (9.09%) Consultant
5 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support
6 2 (4.55%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Architect
6 2 (4.55%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (4.55%) Validation Tester
6 2 (4.55%) Business Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Validation Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) Cyber Security Specialist
7 1 (2.27%) IT Business Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Business Process Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) HTML
1 3 (6.82%) .NET
1 3 (6.82%) CSS
2 2 (4.55%) HTML5
2 2 (4.55%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) EDI
3 1 (2.27%) Middleware
3 1 (2.27%) BAPI
3 1 (2.27%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.27%) MDX
3 1 (2.27%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.27%) REST
3 1 (2.27%) CSS3
3 1 (2.27%) JSP
3 1 (2.27%) SOAP
3 1 (2.27%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Taxonomies
4 1 (2.27%) SCADA
4 1 (2.27%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.27%) Life Science
4 1 (2.27%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) E-Learning
4 1 (2.27%) SCORM
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) Validation
2 11 (25.00%) Document Management
2 11 (25.00%) Test Scripting
3 9 (20.45%) SDLC
4 8 (18.18%) Programme Management
5 5 (11.36%) ERP
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
6 4 (9.09%) CAD
6 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) GAP Analysis
7 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
7 3 (6.82%) Migration
7 3 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (6.82%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.55%) Use Case
8 2 (4.55%) ITIL
8 2 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (4.55%) Business Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) SQL
2 3 (6.82%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) Java
3 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.55%) Ada
4 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) ABAP
4 1 (2.27%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.82%) Degree
3 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.55%) PMP
3 2 (4.55%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) CISA
4 1 (2.27%) CISM
4 1 (2.27%) MBA
4 1 (2.27%) GIAC
4 1 (2.27%) CISSP
4 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (2.27%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.27%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (18.18%) GxP
2 1 (2.27%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 1 (2.27%) GAMP
Systems Management
1 3 (6.82%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 4 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle
3 1 (2.27%) Borland
3 1 (2.27%) Twitter
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