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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Manufacturing
Rank 110 120 102
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -18
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 20 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.67% 0.29% 0.93%
As % of the General category 1.22% 0.73% 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
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£325 £494 £500
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.17% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £313 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £568 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £376 £375 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.33% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £9.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £31.50 £36.75
% change year-on-year
-15.07% -14.28%
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
1646 1099 1129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 54.74% 40.24% 43.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 822 558 570
Average daily rate £375 £400 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 17 33
Average hourly rate £30.00 £10.50 £10.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+185.71% -1.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £10.50 £9.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £58.25 £22.30 £19.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%

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 1 July 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 1 July 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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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 +3 5 £350 - 5
Highlands - 5 £308 - 1
Fife -7 3 £228 -58.63% 1
Glasgow -2 1 - - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £325 -
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 11 (31.43%) Validation
3 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
4 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
4 8 (22.86%) SDLC
5 7 (20.00%) Document Management
5 7 (20.00%) SQL
5 7 (20.00%) GxP
6 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
7 4 (11.43%) C#
7 4 (11.43%) HTML
7 4 (11.43%) .NET
7 4 (11.43%) CSS
7 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
7 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
8 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.57%) Retail
8 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
8 3 (8.57%) Degree
8 3 (8.57%) ERP
8 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.57%) SAP
8 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
9 2 (5.71%) HTML5
9 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
9 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement

Manufacturing
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) 3ds Max
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP MM
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 1 (2.86%) TestDirector
2 1 (2.86%) StarTeam
2 1 (2.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 17 (48.57%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.57%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
5 1 (2.86%) Back Office
5 1 (2.86%) Electronics
5 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.86%) Legal
5 1 (2.86%) Games
5 1 (2.86%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (17.14%) Consultant
3 5 (14.29%) Validation Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Author
5 3 (8.57%) Systems Analyst
5 3 (8.57%) Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Tester
6 2 (5.71%) Software Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (5.71%) Validation Tester
7 1 (2.86%) Business Process Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Computer Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Dynamics AX Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Data Integration Developer
7 1 (2.86%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) HTML
1 4 (11.43%) .NET
1 4 (11.43%) CSS
2 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.71%) HTML5
2 2 (5.71%) Web Services
2 2 (5.71%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) EDI
3 1 (2.86%) Middleware
3 1 (2.86%) BAPI
3 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.86%) JSON
3 1 (2.86%) MDX
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) SAP PI
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) REST
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) JSP
3 1 (2.86%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Embedded Systems
1 4 (11.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.57%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) E-Learning
3 1 (2.86%) SCORM
3 1 (2.86%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.86%) Life Science
3 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.86%) FMCG
3 1 (2.86%) DTV
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Validation
2 9 (25.71%) Test Scripting
3 8 (22.86%) Programme Management
3 8 (22.86%) SDLC
4 7 (20.00%) Document Management
5 3 (8.57%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.57%) ERP
6 2 (5.71%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.71%) SOA
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 2 (5.71%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
6 2 (5.71%) MVC
6 2 (5.71%) Web Development
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.71%) Change Control
7 1 (2.86%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) C#
3 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 2 (5.71%) Java
4 2 (5.71%) Ada
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) ABAP
5 1 (2.86%) PL/SQL
5 1 (2.86%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CRISC
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.86%) CISSP
3 1 (2.86%) CISA
3 1 (2.86%) CISM
3 1 (2.86%) MBA
3 1 (2.86%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) GxP
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle
3 1 (2.86%) Borland
3 1 (2.86%) Twitter
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