The table below looks at the statistics for Data Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Data Migration
Rank 61 52 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -13
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 35 30 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.47% 2.25% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.03% 2.82% 4.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 22 12
Average daily rate £400 £395 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +27.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £18.00 £21.28
% change year-on-year
-15.27% -15.41%
Data Migration
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1154 1062 844
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.50% 79.79% 73.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 604 590 434
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £290 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% +107.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £22.50 £13.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £47.50 £14.68
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Data Migration across the Edinburgh region.

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Migration across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Data Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration across the Edinburgh region.

Data Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Migration also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Migration.

1 72 (100.00%) Migration
2 35 (48.61%) Finance
3 23 (31.94%) Banking
4 19 (26.39%) CRM
5 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
7 15 (20.83%) MS Visio
8 14 (19.44%) Workflow
9 13 (18.06%) Process Management
9 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
9 13 (18.06%) UML
9 13 (18.06%) Use Case
10 12 (16.67%) Oracle
11 11 (15.28%) SQL
11 11 (15.28%) Project Management
12 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
12 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
12 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
12 10 (13.89%) Content Management
12 10 (13.89%) Document Management
12 10 (13.89%) BPMN
12 10 (13.89%) User Stories
13 9 (12.50%) Analytics
13 9 (12.50%) Retail
13 9 (12.50%) Software Testing
13 9 (12.50%) Retail Banking
14 8 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
14 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
14 8 (11.11%) MS Office
14 8 (11.11%) Microsoft

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Data Migration also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Data Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.94%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.56%) JBoss
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (2.78%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (20.83%) MS Visio
2 10 (13.89%) MS Excel
3 8 (11.11%) MS Office
4 5 (6.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (9.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (2.78%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.94%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (5.56%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.17%) GIS
4 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.78%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.78%) Informix
5 2 (2.78%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.39%) BusinessObjects XI
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.39%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (1.39%) ERwin
1 1 (1.39%) Toad
General
1 35 (48.61%) Finance
2 23 (31.94%) Banking
3 9 (12.50%) Retail
3 9 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 6 (8.33%) General Ledger
5 4 (5.56%) Marketing
6 2 (2.78%) Back Office
7 1 (1.39%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.39%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (44.44%) Analyst
2 21 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 10 (13.89%) Consultant
4 8 (11.11%) UML Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) UML Business Analyst
5 7 (9.72%) Architect
6 5 (6.94%) Data Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Data Business Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Data Migration Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Migration Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.94%) Test Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
7 4 (5.56%) Data Warehouse Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Finance Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Finance Systems Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Fraud Manager
7 4 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) PostGIS
2 4 (5.56%) Apache CXF
2 4 (5.56%) JPA
2 4 (5.56%) JSF
2 4 (5.56%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.72%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.33%) Data Extraction
3 3 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.78%) User Experience
5 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.39%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.39%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.39%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.17%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Unix
2 2 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (100.00%) Migration
2 19 (26.39%) CRM
3 17 (23.61%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.22%) Data Modelling
5 14 (19.44%) Workflow
6 13 (18.06%) Process Management
6 13 (18.06%) UML
6 13 (18.06%) Use Case
7 11 (15.28%) Project Management
8 10 (13.89%) BPMN
8 10 (13.89%) Business Analysis
8 10 (13.89%) Content Management
8 10 (13.89%) Document Management
8 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (13.89%) User Stories
9 9 (12.50%) Analytics
9 9 (12.50%) Software Testing
10 8 (11.11%) Data Analysis
10 8 (11.11%) ETL
10 8 (11.11%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (15.28%) SQL
2 1 (1.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
1 5 (6.94%) ISEB
2 3 (4.17%) ISTQB
3 2 (2.78%) A+ Certification
3 2 (2.78%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.33%) FATCA
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 3 (4.17%) Data Quality
4 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (1.39%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (1.39%) EMIR
5 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.39%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.39%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 12 (16.67%) Oracle
2 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.17%) SAP
4 2 (2.78%) ExactTarget
4 2 (2.78%) Google
4 2 (2.78%) Informatica
4 2 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (2.78%) Teradata
5 1 (1.39%) Ab Initio
5 1 (1.39%) CA
5 1 (1.39%) EMC
5 1 (1.39%) NetApp
5 1 (1.39%) Netezza
5 1 (1.39%) Pega
5 1 (1.39%) Progress