The first table below looks at the demand for 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 Migration over the 3 months to 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 16 10 8
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 94 70 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 7.32% 9.30% 11.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.16% 13.38% 17.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 21 66
Average daily rate £425 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £135 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £31.65 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +94.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
925 523 811
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 72.04% 69.46% 67.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 236 406
Average daily rate £400 £380 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 3 24
Average hourly rate £25.00 £50.83 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.81% +154.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £20.35 £10.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £70.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Migration
Scotland

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing 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 Migration.

1 79 (37.26%) Finance
2 66 (31.13%) Data Migration
3 49 (23.11%) Banking
4 39 (18.40%) Project Management
5 31 (14.62%) Windows
6 30 (14.15%) Oracle
6 30 (14.15%) Asset Management
7 29 (13.68%) SQL
7 29 (13.68%) Fund Accounting
8 25 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (11.32%) ETL
10 23 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
11 19 (8.96%) Retail
12 17 (8.02%) Oracle Database
13 16 (7.55%) Investment Management
13 16 (7.55%) PRINCE2
13 16 (7.55%) Sybase
13 16 (7.55%) Workflow
14 15 (7.08%) Business Analysis
14 15 (7.08%) SQL Server
14 15 (7.08%) Data Modelling
14 15 (7.08%) Shell Script
14 15 (7.08%) Windows 7
14 15 (7.08%) Hedge funds
15 13 (6.13%) MS Visio
15 13 (6.13%) UNIX
15 13 (6.13%) PL/SQL
15 13 (6.13%) Oracle Database 11g
16 12 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
16 12 (5.66%) Relational Database

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing 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 Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.89%) SAS
2 4 (1.89%) IIS
3 3 (1.42%) CMS
3 3 (1.42%) WebSphere
4 2 (0.94%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.94%) CICS
5 1 (0.47%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.47%) Lync
5 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.47%) WordPress
5 1 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.47%) WorkSite
Applications
1 13 (6.13%) MS Visio
2 10 (4.72%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.83%) MS Office
4 5 (2.36%) MS Project
5 2 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.94%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (5.66%) MultiFonds
2 4 (1.89%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.94%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.94%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.47%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.47%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.89%) SaaS
2 2 (0.94%) Force.com
2 2 (0.94%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.83%) SAN
2 5 (2.36%) LAN
3 4 (1.89%) FTP
4 3 (1.42%) Firewall
5 2 (0.94%) WAN
5 2 (0.94%) Intranet
5 2 (0.94%) NAS
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.47%) DHCP
6 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) IntruShield
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.02%) Oracle Database
2 15 (7.08%) SQL Server
3 13 (6.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (5.66%) Relational Database
4 12 (5.66%) Oracle OWB
5 8 (3.77%) Pentaho
6 3 (1.42%) DB2
6 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.47%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.47%) MySQL
7 1 (0.47%) OLAP
7 1 (0.47%) Star Schema
7 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 11 (5.19%) InstallShield
1 11 (5.19%) MSI
2 9 (4.25%) Maven
2 9 (4.25%) Ant
2 9 (4.25%) Jenkins
2 9 (4.25%) Hudson
2 9 (4.25%) TeamCity
3 6 (2.83%) Wise Package Studio
4 2 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.47%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.47%) PowerDesigner
5 1 (0.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 79 (37.26%) Finance
2 49 (23.11%) Banking
3 19 (8.96%) Retail
4 7 (3.30%) Retail Banking
4 7 (3.30%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.89%) Investment Banking
6 3 (1.42%) Back Office
7 2 (0.94%) Legal
7 2 (0.94%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.47%) Front Office
8 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Publishing
8 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 79 (37.26%) Analyst
2 41 (19.34%) Business Analyst
3 37 (17.45%) Project Manager
4 17 (8.02%) Architect
5 16 (7.55%) Senior Analyst
6 15 (7.08%) Senior Business Analyst
7 14 (6.60%) Data Analyst
8 13 (6.13%) Developer
9 12 (5.66%) Test Analyst
10 11 (5.19%) Data Migration Analyst
11 10 (4.72%) Release Manager
11 10 (4.72%) Applications Packager
12 9 (4.25%) Consultant
13 5 (2.36%) Solutions Architect
13 5 (2.36%) Infrastructure Manager
14 4 (1.89%) ETL Developer
14 4 (1.89%) Analyst Developer
14 4 (1.89%) Senior Manager
14 4 (1.89%) Infrastructure Project Manager
14 4 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (5.66%) Web Services
2 11 (5.19%) XML
3 9 (4.25%) SOAP
3 9 (4.25%) REST
4 6 (2.83%) Application Packaging
5 5 (2.36%) HTML
6 4 (1.89%) .NET
6 4 (1.89%) CSS
7 2 (0.94%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.94%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.94%) Middleware
7 2 (0.94%) jQuery
7 2 (0.94%) Mason
7 2 (0.94%) Visualforce
8 1 (0.47%) SAML
8 1 (0.47%) EJB
8 1 (0.47%) JSP
8 1 (0.47%) Struts
8 1 (0.47%) XHTML
8 1 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.08%) Hedge funds
2 6 (2.83%) Fixed Income
3 4 (1.89%) Equities
3 4 (1.89%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.42%) Replication
4 3 (1.42%) GIS
5 2 (0.94%) FMCG
5 2 (0.94%) Data Integration
5 2 (0.94%) Reference Data
5 2 (0.94%) iSeries
6 1 (0.47%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (0.47%) Clustering
6 1 (0.47%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.47%) Derivative
6 1 (0.47%) Statistics
6 1 (0.47%) Blog
6 1 (0.47%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 31 (14.62%) Windows
2 15 (7.08%) Windows 7
3 13 (6.13%) UNIX
4 11 (5.19%) Linux
5 8 (3.77%) Solaris
6 6 (2.83%) AIX
6 6 (2.83%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.94%) HPUX
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.94%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.47%) zOS
8 1 (0.47%) NetWare
8 1 (0.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (31.13%) Data Migration
2 39 (18.40%) Project Management
3 30 (14.15%) Asset Management
4 29 (13.68%) Fund Accounting
5 25 (11.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 24 (11.32%) ETL
7 23 (10.85%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (7.55%) Investment Management
8 16 (7.55%) PRINCE2
8 16 (7.55%) Workflow
9 15 (7.08%) Business Analysis
9 15 (7.08%) Data Modelling
10 12 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (5.66%) Document Management
11 11 (5.19%) Content Management
11 11 (5.19%) UML
11 11 (5.19%) Performance Tuning
11 11 (5.19%) Use Case
11 11 (5.19%) Release Management
12 10 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (13.68%) SQL
2 15 (7.08%) Shell Script
3 13 (6.13%) PL/SQL
4 11 (5.19%) VBScript
4 11 (5.19%) VB
5 6 (2.83%) PowerShell
6 4 (1.89%) Java
6 4 (1.89%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.89%) C#
7 2 (0.94%) Perl
7 2 (0.94%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) COBOL
8 1 (0.47%) C
8 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.25%) CIMA
1 9 (4.25%) ACCA
2 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.42%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.42%) ISEB
3 2 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (0.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.47%) PMP
4 1 (0.47%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (5.19%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.89%) XenApp
4 2 (0.94%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.94%) vSphere
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (5.19%) SCCM
2 9 (4.25%) Vagrant
2 9 (4.25%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (4.25%) Puppet
3 5 (2.36%) ZENworks
4 2 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.94%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.47%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (14.15%) Oracle
2 16 (7.55%) Sybase
3 10 (4.72%) VMware
4 9 (4.25%) Microsoft
5 6 (2.83%) HP
5 6 (2.83%) Novell
6 4 (1.89%) IBM
6 4 (1.89%) Citrix
6 4 (1.89%) Dell
7 3 (1.42%) Dell KACE
7 3 (1.42%) Charles River
8 2 (0.94%) Fortinet
8 2 (0.94%) Cisco
8 2 (0.94%) CA
8 2 (0.94%) Informatica
8 2 (0.94%) NetApp
8 2 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.94%) F5
9 1 (0.47%) TSYS
9 1 (0.47%) BI-SAM
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