The table below looks at the statistics 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 7 July 2015 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 10 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -8
Contract jobs citing Migration 184 95 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.64% 7.50% 11.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.10% 9.80% 16.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 105 50 38
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£388 £408 £414
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.02% -1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £293 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £560 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £12.35 - £9.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.07 £20.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +8.40%
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
1143 969 708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 78.50% 76.54% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 597 566 328
Average daily rate £375 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £265 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 15 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £25.00 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.00% +26.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £18.00 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £32.00 £22.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015, 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.

1 177 (50.86%) Finance
2 167 (47.99%) Banking
3 102 (29.31%) Retail
4 90 (25.86%) Data Migration
5 71 (20.40%) Retail Banking
6 56 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
7 48 (13.79%) Data Centre
8 37 (10.63%) Project Management
8 37 (10.63%) SQL
9 36 (10.34%) Windows
10 34 (9.77%) Solaris
11 32 (9.20%) User Acceptance Testing
12 28 (8.05%) ETL
13 27 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (7.47%) Validation
15 24 (6.90%) Oracle
16 23 (6.61%) Incident Management
16 23 (6.61%) Business Analysis
16 23 (6.61%) Non-Functional Testing
17 22 (6.32%) AIX
18 21 (6.03%) Change Management
19 20 (5.75%) Linux
19 20 (5.75%) Microsoft
19 20 (5.75%) Active Directory
20 19 (5.46%) UNIX
20 19 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
20 19 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
20 19 (5.46%) QA
21 18 (5.17%) Test Management
21 18 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 18 (5.17%) SharePoint
2 12 (3.45%) WebSphere
2 12 (3.45%) WebSphere Application Server
3 10 (2.87%) SAS
3 10 (2.87%) CICS
4 7 (2.01%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (2.01%) WebSphere Process Server
5 3 (0.86%) MS Exchange
5 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.86%) JBoss
6 2 (0.57%) Oracle Spatial
7 1 (0.29%) Drupal
7 1 (0.29%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.29%) Apache
7 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.29%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.29%) IIS
7 1 (0.29%) PowerExchange
7 1 (0.29%) CMS
Applications
1 12 (3.45%) MS Office
1 12 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 6 (1.72%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.86%) MS Project
4 2 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.57%) SPSS
5 1 (0.29%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.29%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.29%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.57%) Office 365
1 2 (0.57%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.31%) SAN
2 11 (3.16%) LAN
3 10 (2.87%) Network Security
4 8 (2.30%) LDAP
4 8 (2.30%) ATM
5 7 (2.01%) WAN
5 7 (2.01%) DNS
6 6 (1.72%) DHCP
7 4 (1.15%) Firewall
8 3 (0.86%) TCP/IP
9 2 (0.57%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.57%) VLAN
9 2 (0.57%) VPLS
9 2 (0.57%) CTI
9 2 (0.57%) MPLS
9 2 (0.57%) NAS
9 2 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (0.29%) SSL
10 1 (0.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (2.87%) DB2
3 8 (2.30%) Data Mining
4 7 (2.01%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.01%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 6 (1.72%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.15%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.29%) InterSystems Cache
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (0.29%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.29%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.29%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (0.29%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.29%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.29%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.29%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Introscope
1 4 (1.15%) Jasmine
1 4 (1.15%) Grunt
1 4 (1.15%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (1.15%) Bower
2 3 (0.86%) Oracle APEX
2 3 (0.86%) Toad
3 2 (0.57%) Subversion
3 2 (0.57%) JIRA
3 2 (0.57%) MSI
3 2 (0.57%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.29%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.29%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.29%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.29%) ERwin
General
1 177 (50.86%) Finance
2 167 (47.99%) Banking
3 102 (29.31%) Retail
4 71 (20.40%) Retail Banking
5 12 (3.45%) Back Office
6 11 (3.16%) Law
7 3 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.57%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.29%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (37.36%) Analyst
2 63 (18.10%) Business Analyst
3 41 (11.78%) Project Manager
4 38 (10.92%) Test Manager
5 31 (8.91%) Administrator
6 29 (8.33%) Architect
7 24 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
8 21 (6.03%) Data Analyst
9 17 (4.89%) Test Analyst
10 15 (4.31%) Consultant
11 14 (4.02%) Developer
12 9 (2.59%) Senior Manager
12 9 (2.59%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (2.59%) UAT Test Manager
12 9 (2.59%) UAT Manager
13 8 (2.30%) Data Migration Analyst
13 8 (2.30%) Coordinator
13 8 (2.30%) WebSphere Administrator
14 7 (2.01%) Technical Analyst
14 7 (2.01%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.59%) HTML
1 9 (2.59%) CSS
2 8 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (1.44%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.44%) JSF
4 4 (1.15%) SVG
4 4 (1.15%) JavaBeans
4 4 (1.15%) HTML5
4 4 (1.15%) CSS3
4 4 (1.15%) Laravel
4 4 (1.15%) D3.js
4 4 (1.15%) Sass
4 4 (1.15%) LESS
4 4 (1.15%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (0.86%) Middleware
6 2 (0.57%) .NET
6 2 (0.57%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.29%) jQuery
7 1 (0.29%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 48 (13.79%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.02%) Mainframe
4 8 (2.30%) Clustering
4 8 (2.30%) LPAR
5 6 (1.72%) Data Extraction
6 5 (1.44%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.15%) Fat Client
7 4 (1.15%) IVR
7 4 (1.15%) Thin Client
7 4 (1.15%) DataPower
7 4 (1.15%) User Experience
8 3 (0.86%) FMCG
8 3 (0.86%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.57%) GIS
9 2 (0.57%) Replication
9 2 (0.57%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.57%) Credit Risk
10 1 (0.29%) RMADS
10 1 (0.29%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 36 (10.34%) Windows
2 34 (9.77%) Solaris
3 22 (6.32%) AIX
4 20 (5.75%) Linux
5 19 (5.46%) UNIX
6 18 (5.17%) HPUX
6 18 (5.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (5.17%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.87%) zOS
9 7 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 7 (2.01%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (1.15%) Windows 2000
11 2 (0.57%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.29%) Android
12 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (25.86%) Data Migration
2 56 (16.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (10.63%) Project Management
4 32 (9.20%) User Acceptance Testing
5 28 (8.05%) ETL
6 26 (7.47%) Validation
7 23 (6.61%) Incident Management
7 23 (6.61%) Business Analysis
7 23 (6.61%) Non-Functional Testing
8 21 (6.03%) Change Management
9 19 (5.46%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (5.17%) Test Management
11 16 (4.60%) Data Analysis
11 16 (4.60%) Analytics
11 16 (4.60%) Target Operating Model
12 10 (2.87%) Software Testing
12 10 (2.87%) Process Management
12 10 (2.87%) Data Modelling
13 9 (2.59%) Document Management
14 8 (2.30%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 37 (10.63%) SQL
2 8 (2.30%) Java
2 8 (2.30%) JavaScript
2 8 (2.30%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.72%) C#
4 5 (1.44%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.15%) PHP
5 4 (1.15%) Jython
5 4 (1.15%) VB
5 4 (1.15%) VBA
6 3 (0.86%) VBScript
7 2 (0.57%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.57%) C
8 1 (0.29%) Perl
8 1 (0.29%) R
8 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (2.87%) ISEB
2 4 (1.15%) ISTQB
3 3 (0.86%) Degree
3 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.57%) CCIE
4 2 (0.57%) CCNP
4 2 (0.57%) CCNA
4 2 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.57%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.29%) ACCA
5 1 (0.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.29%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (5.46%) QA
2 8 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.29%) FATCA
System Software
1 20 (5.75%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.74%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 10 (2.87%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 8 (2.30%) Veritas File System
5 6 (1.72%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (1.15%) SRDF
7 3 (0.86%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.86%) Xen
8 2 (0.57%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.57%) NFS
8 2 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 13 (3.74%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.30%) NetBackup
3 7 (2.01%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (1.44%) SCCM
5 4 (1.15%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.15%) CA Wily
6 2 (0.57%) AppDNA
7 1 (0.29%) Puppet
7 1 (0.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 1 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (6.90%) Oracle
2 20 (5.75%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.89%) EMC
4 14 (4.02%) Veritas
5 11 (3.16%) HP
6 10 (2.87%) Citrix
7 9 (2.59%) VMware
7 9 (2.59%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.30%) IBM
9 6 (1.72%) CA
9 6 (1.72%) Informatica
9 6 (1.72%) SAP
10 3 (0.86%) Cisco
10 3 (0.86%) Teradata
11 2 (0.57%) Sun
11 2 (0.57%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.57%) F5
12 1 (0.29%) Twitter
12 1 (0.29%) WorldPay
12 1 (0.29%) BT
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