Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 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.

Manufacturing
UK > Scotland
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 122 143 155
Rank change year-on-year +21 +12 -12
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 59 41 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.17% 0.95% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.68% 2.56% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 15 18
Scotland median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - -3.23%
10th Percentile £333 £258 £323
90th Percentile £530 £675 £453
UK median daily rate £460 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +11.52% +3.13% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Scotland median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -9.09%
10th Percentile £19.00 £26.80 £31.88
90th Percentile £46.11 £43.67 £43.35
UK median hourly rate £36.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +4.29% - +19.66%

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 2199 1604 3238
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 43.65% 37.18% 52.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1133 881 1560
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £258 £263 £263
90th Percentile £538 £525 £525
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 24 61
Scotland median hourly rate £29.40 £29.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.51% -4.10% +35.56%
10th Percentile £11.25 £9.84 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.55 £41.90 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £25.12 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +0.47% - +13.64%

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 24 November 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 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 24 November 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 6 months to 24 November 2017. 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 +6 29 £475 +28.38% 3
Edinburgh -9 15 £475 -5.00% 1
Aberdeen -2 6 £438 -
Highlands - 4 - -
Renfrewshire +37 2 - -
Dundee - 1 - - 1
Manufacturing
UK

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 24 (40.68%) SAP
2 24 (40.68%) Business Intelligence
3 23 (38.98%) Programme Management
4 22 (37.29%) Telecoms
5 21 (35.59%) Electronics
6 20 (33.90%) Marketing
6 20 (33.90%) Digital Marketing
7 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (18.64%) Migration
8 11 (18.64%) CSS
8 11 (18.64%) HTML
8 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
8 11 (18.64%) HTML5
8 11 (18.64%) CSS3
8 11 (18.64%) Sass
8 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
9 10 (16.95%) Degree
10 9 (15.25%) Project Management
11 8 (13.56%) Web Services
11 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
11 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
12 7 (11.86%) Data Migration
12 7 (11.86%) ERP
12 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
12 7 (11.86%) TDD
13 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
13 6 (10.17%) CMS
13 6 (10.17%) Publishing
13 6 (10.17%) ECMAScript

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 6 (10.17%) CMS
2 5 (8.47%) Drupal
2 5 (8.47%) nginx
3 1 (1.69%) Confluence
3 1 (1.69%) IIS
3 1 (1.69%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.69%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.08%) Windchill
4 2 (3.39%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.69%) AutoCAD
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (1.69%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.39%) Teamcenter
3 1 (1.69%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.69%) FRx
3 1 (1.69%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.69%) SAP MM
3 1 (1.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.69%) SAP PP
3 1 (1.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.69%) Lucidchart
2 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (5.08%) Power BI
3 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.39%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.69%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (1.69%) Cognos Transformer
5 1 (1.69%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 6 (10.17%) Grunt
1 6 (10.17%) gulp
2 5 (8.47%) Git (software)
3 4 (6.78%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (1.69%) Axure RP
4 1 (1.69%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (1.69%) JIRA
4 1 (1.69%) MorphX
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (57.63%) Finance
2 22 (37.29%) Telecoms
3 21 (35.59%) Electronics
4 20 (33.90%) Marketing
5 6 (10.17%) Publishing
6 2 (3.39%) Banking
6 2 (3.39%) Billing
7 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.69%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Developer
2 9 (15.25%) Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
3 7 (11.86%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 6 (10.17%) Lead Developer
4 6 (10.17%) User Researcher
5 5 (8.47%) Agile Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Drupal Developer
5 5 (8.47%) HTML Developer
5 5 (8.47%) PHP Developer
5 5 (8.47%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 5 (8.47%) PHP Symfony Developer
5 5 (8.47%) PostgreSQL Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Symfony Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Principal Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Agile Business Analyst
7 2 (3.39%) Data Migration Consultant
7 2 (3.39%) Dynamics AX Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.64%) AngularJS
1 11 (18.64%) CSS
1 11 (18.64%) CSS3
1 11 (18.64%) HTML
1 11 (18.64%) HTML5
1 11 (18.64%) Sass
2 8 (13.56%) Web Services
3 6 (10.17%) jQuery
3 6 (10.17%) Node.js
3 6 (10.17%) React
3 6 (10.17%) Redux
3 6 (10.17%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 5 (8.47%) Google Maps API
4 5 (8.47%) JSON
4 5 (8.47%) Open Graph
4 5 (8.47%) Symfony
4 5 (8.47%) Twig
4 5 (8.47%) XML
5 2 (3.39%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.17%) FMCG
2 4 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.78%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.78%) SCADA
3 3 (5.08%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.08%) User Experience
4 1 (1.69%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.69%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 5 (8.47%) Windows
2 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (6.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (6.78%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.69%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (1.69%) VxWorks
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (40.68%) Business Intelligence
2 23 (38.98%) Programme Management
3 20 (33.90%) Digital Marketing
4 15 (25.42%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (18.64%) Migration
6 9 (15.25%) Project Management
7 7 (11.86%) Data Migration
7 7 (11.86%) ERP
7 7 (11.86%) TDD
8 6 (10.17%) BDD
8 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
8 6 (10.17%) Front End Development
8 6 (10.17%) PRINCE2
9 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (8.47%) Validation
9 5 (8.47%) Web Design
10 4 (6.78%) Change Management
10 4 (6.78%) Collaborative Working
10 4 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
10 4 (6.78%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.17%) ECMAScript
3 5 (8.47%) PHP
4 4 (6.78%) SQL
5 2 (3.39%) X++
6 1 (1.69%) ABAP
6 1 (1.69%) C
6 1 (1.69%) C++
6 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
6 1 (1.69%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 8 (13.56%) Security Cleared
3 5 (8.47%) BC Cleared
4 4 (6.78%) PMP
4 4 (6.78%) Six Sigma Green Belt
5 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.69%) APMP
6 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 4 (6.78%) GAMP
1 4 (6.78%) GMP
1 4 (6.78%) GxP
2 1 (1.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.69%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (40.68%) SAP
2 7 (11.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.47%) Facebook
3 5 (8.47%) Google
3 5 (8.47%) Twitter
4 4 (6.78%) IBM
4 4 (6.78%) Wonderware
5 3 (5.08%) AVEVA
6 2 (3.39%) Cognos
7 1 (1.69%) Infor
7 1 (1.69%) Oracle
7 1 (1.69%) PTC
7 1 (1.69%) QNX
7 1 (1.69%) Sitecore