The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Edinburgh region.

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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 64 48 50
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +2
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 21 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.64% 1.55% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 2.18% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £425 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £400 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £478 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £31.40 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+23.40% -19.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
956 733 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.75% 71.17% 67.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 558 353 331
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 16 16
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £17.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.42 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.05 £32.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.12% -
Data Migration
Scotland

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 31 July 2014.

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 31 July 2014, 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 45 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 14 (31.11%) UML
2 14 (31.11%) MS Visio
2 14 (31.11%) Data Modelling
2 14 (31.11%) Use Case
3 13 (28.89%) BPMN
3 13 (28.89%) ETL
3 13 (28.89%) Finance
4 12 (26.67%) Workflow
5 11 (24.44%) Process Management
5 11 (24.44%) Document Management
5 11 (24.44%) Content Management
6 9 (20.00%) CRM
6 9 (20.00%) User Stories
7 8 (17.78%) Oracle
7 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.56%) Banking
8 7 (15.56%) Retail
8 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
8 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
8 7 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
9 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
9 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
9 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 6 (13.33%) Sybase
9 6 (13.33%) Oracle OWB

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 14 (31.11%) MS Visio
2 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.67%) MS Project
4 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) LatentZero
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.22%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.44%) Force.com
1 2 (4.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle OWB
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 6 (13.33%) Oracle Database
1 6 (13.33%) Relational Database
2 5 (11.11%) Pentaho
3 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Discoverer
4 1 (2.22%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 13 (28.89%) Finance
2 7 (15.56%) Banking
2 7 (15.56%) Retail
3 5 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.22%) Legal
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 35 (77.78%) Analyst
2 17 (37.78%) Business Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Developer
4 10 (22.22%) Senior Business Analyst
4 10 (22.22%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (17.78%) Data Analyst
6 7 (15.56%) ETL Developer
7 6 (13.33%) Analyst Developer
8 5 (11.11%) Test Analyst
9 3 (6.67%) Project Manager
10 2 (4.44%) Junior
10 2 (4.44%) Junior Project Manager
10 2 (4.44%) Data Migration Analyst
10 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com Developer
11 1 (2.22%) Governance Analyst
11 1 (2.22%) Programme Analyst
11 1 (2.22%) Consultant
11 1 (2.22%) UML Business Analyst
11 1 (2.22%) SharePoint Developer
11 1 (2.22%) ETL Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) Mason
1 2 (4.44%) Visualforce
2 1 (2.22%) HTML
2 1 (2.22%) CSS
2 1 (2.22%) EDI
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.44%) GIS
1 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.22%) Fixed Income
2 1 (2.22%) Statistics
2 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.22%) Credit Risk
2 1 (2.22%) Reference Data
2 1 (2.22%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.89%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (31.11%) UML
2 14 (31.11%) Data Modelling
2 14 (31.11%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (31.11%) Use Case
3 13 (28.89%) BPMN
3 13 (28.89%) ETL
4 12 (26.67%) Workflow
5 11 (24.44%) Document Management
5 11 (24.44%) Content Management
5 11 (24.44%) Process Management
6 9 (20.00%) CRM
6 9 (20.00%) User Stories
7 8 (17.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (15.56%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
10 4 (8.89%) Data Cleansing
11 3 (6.67%) Data Mapping
12 2 (4.44%) Business Process Improvement
12 2 (4.44%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 7 (15.56%) Shell Script
2 7 (15.56%) PL/SQL
3 3 (6.67%) Java
4 2 (4.44%) Apex Code
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ISTQB
2 3 (6.67%) ISEB
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 8 (17.78%) Oracle
2 6 (13.33%) Sybase
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.22%) Charles River
5 1 (2.22%) thinkFolio
5 1 (2.22%) Fidessa
5 1 (2.22%) Informatica