The first 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 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 Scotland 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 121 105 102
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 5 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.64% 0.47%
As % of the General category 0.49% 1.54% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 6
Average daily rate £375 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £171 £375 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £530 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.25 £31.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+1.57% +15.45%
General Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1011 972 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 38.15% 41.49% 54.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 503 484 793
Average daily rate £396 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.30% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £486
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 34
Average hourly rate £11.00 £10.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -40.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.35 £7.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £30.90 £35.00
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 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 18 April 2014.

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 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
Aberdeen +8 2 £488 -
Edinburgh - 2 £120 - 2
Glasgow - - - - 2
Stirling - - - -
Fife - - - -
Renfrewshire - - - -
West Lothian - - - -
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 9 (40.91%) ERP
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (22.73%) QA
3 5 (22.73%) SaaS
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) SQL
4 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 4 (18.18%) Oracle
4 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) Cognos
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 2 (9.09%) Replication
6 2 (9.09%) OOP
6 2 (9.09%) OO
6 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
6 2 (9.09%) Windows
6 2 (9.09%) HTML
6 2 (9.09%) PHP
6 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
6 2 (9.09%) CSS
6 2 (9.09%) XML
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL
6 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
6 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
6 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (9.09%) MySQL
6 2 (9.09%) PHP5

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
1 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.55%) WebLogic
1 1 (4.55%) IIS
1 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (4.55%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.55%) Movex
2 1 (4.55%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (4.55%) Modbus
1 1 (4.55%) Profibus
1 1 (4.55%) Firewall
1 1 (4.55%) SAN
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
1 2 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.55%) DB2
2 1 (4.55%) MS Access
2 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 5 (22.73%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 2 (9.09%) Analyst
3 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) ERP Project Manager
3 2 (9.09%) PHP Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) AS400 Support
4 1 (4.55%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Mechanical Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Training Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Mechanical Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) ERP Manager
4 1 (4.55%) IFS Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Design Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Release Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) HTML
1 2 (9.09%) CSS
1 2 (9.09%) XML
1 2 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) Yii
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (4.55%) SCADA
2 1 (4.55%) AS400
2 1 (4.55%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) SUSE
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (4.55%) AIX
2 1 (4.55%) Solaris
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ERP
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
4 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (9.09%) OOP
5 2 (9.09%) OO
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) ITIL
5 2 (9.09%) OO PHP
5 2 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.55%) Logistics
6 1 (4.55%) Migration
6 1 (4.55%) Scrum
6 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
6 1 (4.55%) Release Management
6 1 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.55%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (4.55%) CAD
Programming Languages
1 5 (22.73%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PHP
2 2 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 2 (9.09%) PHP5
3 1 (4.55%) RPG
3 1 (4.55%) Java
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 2 (9.09%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.55%) HND
3 1 (4.55%) ISEB
3 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) QA
2 1 (4.55%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.55%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle
2 3 (13.64%) Cognos
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.55%) Brocade
3 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
3 1 (4.55%) F5
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase
3 1 (4.55%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) EMC
3 1 (4.55%) CA
3 1 (4.55%) NetApp
3 1 (4.55%) Cisco
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