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 3 months to 22 March 2017 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Manufacturing
UK / Scotland
Rank 85 124 108
Rank change year-on-year +39 -16  
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 17 10 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.99% 0.39% 0.57%
As % of the General category 2.45% 0.78% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 7
Median daily rate £350 £375 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -12.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £429 £435 £595
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Median hourly rate £44.84 £45.00 £31.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +41.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.97 £45.00 £22.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £45.00 £60.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.00 £26.83
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.81%  

Manufacturing is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 695 1276 1286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 40.62% 49.44% 46.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 646 660
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 22
Median hourly rate £41.25 £41.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -0.60% +50.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £22.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.69 £49.60 £58.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Manufacturing as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Manufacturing in Scotland

Manufacturing
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

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 3 months to 22 March 2017. 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 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 +8 7 £388 - 3
Edinburgh +23 4 £350 -6.66%
Renfrewshire - 2 £340 -
Dundee - 1 £205 -
Highlands - 1 - -
Manufacturing
UK

Manufacturing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, 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 19 (51.35%) Finance
1 19 (51.35%) Programme Management
2 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 9 (24.32%) SAP
3 9 (24.32%) Project Management
4 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (16.22%) Oracle
5 6 (16.22%) Marketing
6 5 (13.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Electronics
6 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
6 5 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
6 5 (13.51%) FMCG
7 4 (10.81%) Degree
7 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.81%) PMO
7 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
8 3 (8.11%) MCSE
8 3 (8.11%) ERP
8 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
8 3 (8.11%) Java
8 3 (8.11%) C
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix
8 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (8.11%) Clustering

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.41%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (5.41%) MS Office
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (2.70%) InDesign
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
4 1 (2.70%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (8.11%) Teamcenter
3 2 (5.41%) SAP BPC
3 2 (5.41%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
1 2 (5.41%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (5.41%) SAN
1 2 (5.41%) Skype
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (5.41%) MaxDB
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (5.41%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.70%) DTS
3 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Rational DOORS
2 2 (5.41%) NWDI
3 1 (2.70%) Hudson
3 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.70%) JIRA
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (2.70%) Selenium
3 1 (2.70%) StarTeam
3 1 (2.70%) WebDriver
General
1 19 (51.35%) Finance
2 10 (27.03%) Telecoms
3 6 (16.22%) Marketing
4 5 (13.51%) Electronics
5 1 (2.70%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) German Language
5 1 (2.70%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.70%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (2.70%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Architect
2 7 (18.92%) Analyst
3 3 (8.11%) Administrator
3 3 (8.11%) Developer
3 3 (8.11%) Software Engineer
3 3 (8.11%) Systems Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) IT Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) IT Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Java Analyst Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Java Developer
4 2 (5.41%) PMO Director
4 2 (5.41%) Process Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Process Improvement Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) SCCM Administrator
4 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
4 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (5.41%) Senior PMO
4 2 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) SAP Basis
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
1 2 (5.41%) WSDL
1 2 (5.41%) XML
1 2 (5.41%) XML Messaging
2 1 (2.70%) CSS
2 1 (2.70%) HTML
2 1 (2.70%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) FMCG
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.41%) Life Science
4 1 (2.70%) CESG
4 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.70%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Linux
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
2 1 (2.70%) AIX
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Programme Management
2 9 (24.32%) Project Management
3 7 (18.92%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.51%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.11%) Data Migration
5 3 (8.11%) ERP
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) MODAF
5 3 (8.11%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) PLM
5 3 (8.11%) Process Improvement
5 3 (8.11%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (5.41%) CAD
6 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
6 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.41%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.03%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) C
2 3 (8.11%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) C++
3 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) C#
4 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Degree
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 3 (8.11%) MCITP
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 1 (2.70%) AAT
3 1 (2.70%) ACCA
3 1 (2.70%) CIMA
3 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) PMO
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (2.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (2.70%) ISO13485
3 1 (2.70%) ISO27005
3 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
1 2 (5.41%) SCOM
1 2 (5.41%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (2.70%) Netcool
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.11%) Citrix
5 2 (5.41%) Sybase
6 1 (2.70%) Adobe
6 1 (2.70%) AVEVA
6 1 (2.70%) Brio
6 1 (2.70%) Epicor
6 1 (2.70%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas