Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Manufacturing in contract job vacancies advertised in West Lothian. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Manufacturing over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Scotland > West Lothian
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - +21 -
Contract jobs citing Manufacturing 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 1.43% - 1.39%
As % of the General category 20.00% - 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
West Lothian median daily rate - - -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £475 £370
% change year-on-year -21.05% +28.38% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £32.50
Scotland median hourly rate £33.50 £35.00 £35.25
% change year-on-year -4.29% -0.71% -6.00%

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 West Lothian with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
West Lothian
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 5 24 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Lothian 7.14% 27.27% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 13
West Lothian median daily rate £350 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.69% +4.00%
10th Percentile £168 £252 £247
90th Percentile £467 £435 £388
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Lothian median hourly rate - - £32.50
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year - -6.25% +1.59%

Manufacturing
Job Vacancy Trend in West Lothian

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

Job vacancy trend for Manufacturing in West Lothian

Manufacturing
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Manufacturing within the West Lothian region over the 6 months to 18 December 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
Livingston - 1 - - 2
Manufacturing
Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 West Lothian region with a requirement for Manufacturing.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Charles River
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing

Manufacturing
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Lothian 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Markit EDM
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Charles River Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 1 (100.00%) Investment Management
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (100.00%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Charles River
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft