Period
to 23 February 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 23 February 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
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 141 133 167
Rank change year-on-year -8 +34 -10
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 39 36 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.80% 0.96% 0.52%
As % of the General category 1.89% 2.85% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 16 8
Scotland median daily rate £375 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.67% -0.67% -12.93%
10th Percentile £240 £271 £346
90th Percentile £513 £675 £453
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -5.00% -11.11%
10th Percentile £19.00 £30.40 £32.23
90th Percentile £45.80 £56.01 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +45.63%

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 2,066 1,261 2,613
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 42.41% 33.56% 47.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,074 693 1,224
Scotland median daily rate £406 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% - -
10th Percentile £280 £260 £260
90th Percentile £550 £538 £550
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £428
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.26% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 33
Scotland median hourly rate £31.25 £34.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.09% - +15.25%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.20 £12.35
90th Percentile £48.38 £53.13 £45.85
UK median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year +4.00% -9.09% +21.76%

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 23 February 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 23 February 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 23 February 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 -10 16 £375 -3.23% 11
Edinburgh -35 8 £375 -25.00% 9
Aberdeen +7 4 £444 - 2
Highlands - 4 - -
Renfrewshire +33 3 £285 +1.79% 3
West Lothian - 2 £240 - 1
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Migration
2 9 (23.08%) Degree
3 8 (20.51%) Programme Management
4 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (17.95%) Electronics
5 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
5 6 (15.38%) SAP
5 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (12.82%) ERP
6 5 (12.82%) Windows
6 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
6 5 (12.82%) Validation
6 5 (12.82%) Marketing
6 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
6 5 (12.82%) Rational DOORS
7 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (10.26%) SDLC
7 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
7 4 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (10.26%) Rational Team Concert
7 4 (10.26%) Rational Quality Manager
7 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
7 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) Windchill
2 2 (5.13%) AutoCAD
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) Acrobat
3 1 (2.56%) Autodesk Inventor
3 1 (2.56%) CATIA
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.56%) PaintShop Pro
3 1 (2.56%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (5.13%) Teamcenter
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.56%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.56%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.56%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.56%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.56%) FinancialForce
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Power BI
3 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
3 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Rational DOORS
2 4 (10.26%) Rational Quality Manager
2 4 (10.26%) Rational Team Concert
3 2 (5.13%) LabVIEW
4 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.56%) MorphX
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (43.59%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Electronics
3 5 (12.82%) Marketing
3 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.13%) Billing
5 1 (2.56%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Legal
5 1 (2.56%) Military
5 1 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Business Analyst
1 6 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Consultant
3 4 (10.26%) Developer
4 3 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.69%) Principal Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Azure Developer
5 2 (5.13%) Data Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Design Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Migration Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) User Experience Researcher
5 2 (5.13%) User Researcher
6 1 (2.56%) Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Data Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Functional Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Junior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) Ajax
2 1 (2.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) HTML5
2 1 (2.56%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.26%) SCADA
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) User Experience
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.56%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (2.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.82%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (10.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Migration
2 8 (20.51%) Programme Management
3 7 (17.95%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 6 (15.38%) Project Management
5 5 (12.82%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (12.82%) Data Migration
5 5 (12.82%) ERP
5 5 (12.82%) Validation
6 4 (10.26%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (10.26%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (10.26%) Information Management
6 4 (10.26%) PRINCE
6 4 (10.26%) Quality Management
6 4 (10.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.26%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.69%) CAD
7 3 (7.69%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 9 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (10.26%) PMP
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 2 (5.13%) HND
4 1 (2.56%) APMP
4 1 (2.56%) HNC
4 1 (2.56%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (10.26%) GAMP
1 4 (10.26%) GMP
1 4 (10.26%) GxP
2 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.56%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
1 6 (15.38%) SAP
2 4 (10.26%) IBM
2 4 (10.26%) Wonderware
3 3 (7.69%) AVEVA
4 1 (2.56%) Adobe
4 1 (2.56%) Autodesk
4 1 (2.56%) Epicor
4 1 (2.56%) IFS
4 1 (2.56%) Infor
4 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.56%) Oracle
4 1 (2.56%) PTC
4 1 (2.56%) Sage
4 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.56%) Telerik
4 1 (2.56%) Xamarin
4 1 (2.56%) Xero