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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Manufacturing over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Manufacturing
Rank 127 126 122
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 16 12 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.55% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the General category 1.20% 0.81% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 4
Median daily rate £365 £450 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.88% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £428
10% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £610 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £400 £371
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £31.70 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.50 £30.35 £34.00
% change year-on-year
-2.80% -10.73%
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
1335 1478 994
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 45.89% 50.91% 38.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 724 757 517
Median daily rate £400 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 34 17
Median hourly rate £30.21 £16.85 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+79.31% +60.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Manufacturing
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +7 5 £380 -33.91% 4
Edinburgh -5 5 £350 +7.69% 1
Fife +10 4 £355 -
Aberdeen +6 2 - -
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 7 (25.00%) Windows
3 6 (21.43%) C++
3 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 6 (21.43%) Data Management
4 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
4 5 (17.86%) .NET
4 5 (17.86%) ERP
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
5 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.29%) Project Management
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
5 4 (14.29%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) PhD
5 4 (14.29%) Java
5 4 (14.29%) C#
5 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 4 (14.29%) Life Science
6 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.71%) Retail
6 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
6 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.71%) Oracle
6 3 (10.71%) SQL Server

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Teamcenter
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (3.57%) ENOVIA
2 1 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) DHCP
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) LAN
1 2 (7.14%) VoIP
1 2 (7.14%) WAN
2 1 (3.57%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.57%) MS Access
2 1 (3.57%) QlikView
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.57%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.57%) LabVIEW
General
1 8 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (10.71%) Electronics
2 3 (10.71%) Retail
3 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing
4 1 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Scientist
1 4 (14.29%) Developer
1 4 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 3 (10.71%) Software Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Architect
3 2 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Change Manager
3 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Support Team Leader
4 1 (3.57%) Automation Tester
4 1 (3.57%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) ERP Manager
4 1 (3.57%) ERP Support
4 1 (3.57%) JDE Project Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Junior Architect
4 1 (3.57%) QA Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Senior Development Engineer
4 1 (3.57%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) Web Services
2 1 (3.57%) WinForms
2 1 (3.57%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 4 (14.29%) Life Science
1 4 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 4 (14.29%) Visualisation
2 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.00%) Windows
2 6 (21.43%) Unix
3 4 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Data Management
2 5 (17.86%) ERP
2 5 (17.86%) Migration
2 5 (17.86%) Programme Management
3 4 (14.29%) Change Management
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (10.71%) Defect Management
4 3 (10.71%) Integration Testing
4 3 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (10.71%) Test Scripting
5 2 (7.14%) CRM
5 2 (7.14%) Data Architecture
5 2 (7.14%) Functional Testing
5 2 (7.14%) ITIL
5 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing Engineering
5 2 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C++
2 4 (14.29%) C#
2 4 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) C
3 2 (7.14%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
4 1 (3.57%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (14.29%) PhD
3 2 (7.14%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.57%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) HNC
4 1 (3.57%) HND
4 1 (3.57%) ISEB
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) ISO 9001
1 1 (3.57%) ISO13485
1 1 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (3.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.71%) HP
2 3 (10.71%) Oracle
3 2 (7.14%) Siemens
4 1 (3.57%) BT
4 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.57%) Cognos
4 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.57%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.57%) SAP