Period
to 22 September 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Manufacturing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 138 169
Rank change year-on-year +2 +31 -4
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 68 47 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.26% 0.99% 0.74%
As % of the General category 3.17% 2.26% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 23 12
Scotland median daily rate £463 £475 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +39.71% -6.21%
10th Percentile £296 £363 £256
90th Percentile £624 £535 £483
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £413
% change year-on-year +3.26% +11.52% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 4 3
Scotland median hourly rate £43.00 £23.90 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +79.92% -26.46% -20.44%
10th Percentile £26.60 £19.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £52.25 £32.79 £37.15
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -2.10% -4.67% +15.38%

Manufacturing is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2,142 2,077 2,150
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.80% 43.55% 41.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,052 1,081 1,185
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £260
90th Percentile £550 £550 £525
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 42 24
Scotland median hourly rate £19.00 £28.80 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.03% +38.80% -30.83%
10th Percentile £10.69 £11.30 £9.56
90th Percentile £49.50 £43.63 £41.90
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +13.04% -3.16%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Manufacturing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Manufacturing in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Manufacturing 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 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -8 23 £500 +5.26% 21
Edinburgh +1 21 £386 -22.75% 9
Aberdeen +11 7 - - 8
Highlands - 4 - - 4
Fife - 3 - - 2
West Dunbartonshire - 3 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
West Lothian - 1 - - 5
Aberdeenshire - 1 £425 - 2
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Manufacturing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) ERP
2 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 15 (22.06%) C#
3 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (19.12%) Programme Management
4 13 (19.12%) SQL
4 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
5 12 (17.65%) Project Management
6 11 (16.18%) SAP
6 11 (16.18%) .NET
6 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
6 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
7 10 (14.71%) QMS
7 10 (14.71%) Dynamics 365
8 9 (13.24%) CRM
8 9 (13.24%) Electronics
8 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (11.76%) Validation
9 8 (11.76%) Marketing
9 8 (11.76%) Degree
9 8 (11.76%) SCADA
9 8 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
9 8 (11.76%) HNC
9 8 (11.76%) Epicor
9 8 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (11.76%) Process Improvement
10 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement

Manufacturing
Co-occurring 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 (2.94%) Simulink
2 1 (1.47%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Dynamics AX
1 7 (10.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.47%) CA PPM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics SL
2 1 (1.47%) Markit EDM
2 1 (1.47%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (2.94%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.47%) Bluetooth
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (22.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 13 (19.12%) SQL Server
3 8 (11.76%) Crystal Reports
4 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (5.88%) Power BI
5 2 (2.94%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (1.47%) Big Data
6 1 (1.47%) Data Lake
6 1 (1.47%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.47%) HDInsight
6 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.41%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (2.94%) JIRA
2 2 (2.94%) MorphX
2 2 (2.94%) Rational Rhapsody
3 1 (1.47%) LabVIEW
3 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 33 (48.53%) Finance
2 11 (16.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.24%) Electronics
4 8 (11.76%) Marketing
5 5 (7.35%) Retail
6 4 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (4.41%) Avionics
8 1 (1.47%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.47%) Automotive
8 1 (1.47%) Dutch Language
8 1 (1.47%) Law
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Developer
2 16 (23.53%) Analyst
3 10 (14.71%) Systems Engineer
4 9 (13.24%) Business Analyst
5 8 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Architect
6 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
7 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Change Manager
8 3 (4.41%) CRM Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Dynamics CRM Developer
8 3 (4.41%) Project Change Manager
8 3 (4.41%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.41%) Validation Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Computer Systems Validation Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Computer Validation Engineer
9 2 (2.94%) Data Warehouse Test Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (2.94%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (16.18%) .NET
2 2 (2.94%) RESTful
3 1 (1.47%) Spring
3 1 (1.47%) Spring Cloud
3 1 (1.47%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.76%) SCADA
1 8 (11.76%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (8.82%) Driving Licence
2 6 (8.82%) FMCG
3 3 (4.41%) Internet of Things
4 2 (2.94%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.47%) Algorithms
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.47%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 1 (1.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.47%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.94%) VxWorks
1 2 (2.94%) Windows
2 1 (1.47%) AIX
2 1 (1.47%) FreeRTOS
2 1 (1.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.47%) Unix
2 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) ERP
2 13 (19.12%) Programme Management
3 12 (17.65%) Project Management
4 11 (16.18%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (16.18%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (14.71%) Business Analysis
5 10 (14.71%) QMS
6 9 (13.24%) CRM
6 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.76%) Process Improvement
7 8 (11.76%) Validation
8 7 (10.29%) Decision-Making
8 7 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (10.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 6 (8.82%) Business Process Analysis
9 6 (8.82%) Data Migration
9 6 (8.82%) GAP Analysis
9 6 (8.82%) Migration
10 5 (7.35%) Software Testing
11 4 (5.88%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) C#
2 13 (19.12%) SQL
3 5 (7.35%) X++
4 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.94%) C
5 2 (2.94%) C++
5 2 (2.94%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.47%) ABAP
6 1 (1.47%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.47%) Java
6 1 (1.47%) Java 8
6 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (11.76%) Degree
1 8 (11.76%) HNC
2 6 (8.82%) HND
3 3 (4.41%) Security Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 2 (2.94%) ISEB
4 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.94%) PMP
4 2 (2.94%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.47%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) PMO
2 4 (5.88%) ISO 13485
3 3 (4.41%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 3 (4.41%) Data Quality
3 3 (4.41%) GAMP
3 3 (4.41%) QA
4 1 (1.47%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.47%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (23.53%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.18%) SAP
3 8 (11.76%) Epicor
4 2 (2.94%) Oracle
4 2 (2.94%) Talend
5 1 (1.47%) Charles River
5 1 (1.47%) JD Edwards
5 1 (1.47%) Siemens
5 1 (1.47%) Tableau