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 29 December 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Manufacturing
Rank 117 100 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -1
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 11 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.40% 0.66% 0.50%
As % of the General category 0.86% 1.63% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 9
Average daily rate
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£450 £325 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+38.46% -22.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £241 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £690 £466 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 2
Average hourly rate £31.50 £19.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.53% +6.84%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -20.00%
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
1277 984 863
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.28% 40.34% 39.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 474 442
Average daily rate £400 £396 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.13% +13.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 23 23
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £6.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £32.50 £39.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%

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 29 December 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 29 December 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Edinburgh -17 2 £600 - 2
Glasgow -8 1 - - 2
Fife - - - - 2
Renfrewshire - - - -
Perth and Kinross - - - -
East Ayrshire - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 24 (53.33%) Validation
2 14 (31.11%) Six Sigma
3 9 (20.00%) Finance
3 9 (20.00%) SCADA
4 7 (15.56%) Windows
4 7 (15.56%) Retail
5 6 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
5 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (13.33%) Project Management
5 6 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
6 5 (11.11%) Electronics
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 4 (8.89%) Degree
7 4 (8.89%) Change Management
8 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
8 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (6.67%) Firmware
8 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
8 3 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 3 (6.67%) GAMP
8 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
8 3 (6.67%) MS Project
8 3 (6.67%) Earned Value Management
8 3 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
8 3 (6.67%) Product Management
8 3 (6.67%) Statistics
8 3 (6.67%) Marketing

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) MS Project
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle SCM
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Manufacturing
1 1 (2.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Retail
3 6 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 6 (13.33%) Pharmaceutical
4 5 (11.11%) Electronics
5 3 (6.67%) Marketing
6 2 (4.44%) Military
7 1 (2.22%) General Ledger
7 1 (2.22%) Legal
7 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.78%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Programme Manager
4 6 (13.33%) IT Project Manager
4 6 (13.33%) Computer Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Validation Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Quality Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Quality Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Project Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Engineering Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Functional Consultant
8 1 (2.22%) Change Manager
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) .NET
1 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) XML
2 1 (2.22%) JSON
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) SCADA
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.67%) Statistics
4 1 (2.22%) DTV
4 1 (2.22%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) Validation
2 14 (31.11%) Six Sigma
3 6 (13.33%) Project Management
3 6 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 4 (8.89%) Change Management
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Assessment
5 3 (6.67%) Benchmarking
5 3 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 3 (6.67%) Product Management
5 3 (6.67%) Earned Value Management
5 3 (6.67%) PDCA
6 2 (4.44%) Portfolio Management
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (4.44%) CAD
6 2 (4.44%) PRINCE2
6 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.22%) Service Management
7 1 (2.22%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) C#
2 1 (2.22%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.89%) Degree
3 2 (4.44%) Six Sigma Black Belt
4 1 (2.22%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 3 (6.67%) GAMP
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle
1 1 (2.22%) SAP
1 1 (2.22%) IBM
1 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
1 1 (2.22%) Kofax
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