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 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 11 14 11
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 159 122 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.21% 8.98% 9.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.72% 11.31% 12.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 70 61
Average daily rate £406 £375 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year
- -0.65%
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
1159 1079 865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 81.68% 79.40% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 613 601 448
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £288 £252
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 5 8 7
Average hourly rate £19.02 £28.50 £180.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.26% -84.16%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 11 February 2016.

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 11 February 2016, 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.

1 194 (63.40%) Finance
2 131 (42.81%) Banking
3 73 (23.86%) Data Migration
4 71 (23.20%) Data Centre
5 60 (19.61%) Retail
6 59 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 55 (17.97%) Retail Banking
8 51 (16.67%) Unix
9 45 (14.71%) Project Management
10 36 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
11 35 (11.44%) Oracle
12 34 (11.11%) Windows
12 34 (11.11%) Solaris
13 32 (10.46%) SharePoint
14 30 (9.80%) Citrix
14 30 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
15 27 (8.82%) Network Security
15 27 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
16 26 (8.50%) Microsoft
17 25 (8.17%) SQL
17 25 (8.17%) Law
18 21 (6.86%) Veritas
19 19 (6.21%) Change Management
19 19 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
19 19 (6.21%) CRM
19 19 (6.21%) Data Modelling
20 17 (5.56%) Software Testing
20 17 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
21 16 (5.23%) MS Excel
22 15 (4.90%) MS Visio

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 32 (10.46%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.27%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.94%) WebSphere
4 5 (1.63%) Drupal
5 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.31%) JBoss
5 4 (1.31%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (0.98%) CMS
6 3 (0.98%) SAS
7 2 (0.65%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.65%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.65%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.33%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.33%) IIS
8 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 16 (5.23%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.90%) MS Visio
3 11 (3.59%) MS Office
4 7 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (1.96%) MS Project
6 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.65%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.31%) Office 365
2 2 (0.65%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 27 (8.82%) Network Security
2 7 (2.29%) LDAP
3 6 (1.96%) DHCP
3 6 (1.96%) DNS
3 6 (1.96%) SAN
4 3 (0.98%) Internet
4 3 (0.98%) ISDN
4 3 (0.98%) NAS
5 2 (0.65%) LAN
5 2 (0.65%) MPLS
5 2 (0.65%) Skype
5 2 (0.65%) VPLS
5 2 (0.65%) WAN
5 2 (0.65%) WebEx
6 1 (0.33%) ADSL
6 1 (0.33%) LLU
6 1 (0.33%) PSTN
6 1 (0.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (6.21%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (3.92%) SQL Server
3 10 (3.27%) Oracle Database
4 7 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.31%) Informix
5 4 (1.31%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.98%) GIS
7 2 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.33%) DB2
8 1 (0.33%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.31%) Ant
2 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.65%) Subversion
3 1 (0.33%) ERwin
3 1 (0.33%) Toad
General
1 194 (63.40%) Finance
2 131 (42.81%) Banking
3 60 (19.61%) Retail
4 55 (17.97%) Retail Banking
5 25 (8.17%) Law
6 6 (1.96%) General Ledger
7 5 (1.63%) Marketing
8 3 (0.98%) Back Office
8 3 (0.98%) Legal
9 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (21.90%) Analyst
2 57 (18.63%) Project Manager
3 39 (12.75%) Business Analyst
4 38 (12.42%) Consultant
5 27 (8.82%) Architect
6 17 (5.56%) Test Manager
7 16 (5.23%) Administrator
8 15 (4.90%) Migration Manager
8 15 (4.90%) SIEM Engineer
8 15 (4.90%) Splunk Engineer
9 14 (4.58%) Developer
9 14 (4.58%) Infrastructure Manager
10 13 (4.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 13 (4.25%) IT Manager
10 13 (4.25%) Programme Manager
11 12 (3.92%) Test Analyst
11 12 (3.92%) Unix Administrator
12 11 (3.59%) Infrastructure Architect
12 11 (3.59%) Migration Project Manager
12 11 (3.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.25%) Middleware
2 7 (2.29%) J2EE
2 7 (2.29%) PostGIS
2 7 (2.29%) Spring
3 4 (1.31%) Apache CXF
3 4 (1.31%) JPA
3 4 (1.31%) JSF
3 4 (1.31%) RichFaces
4 1 (0.33%) .NET
4 1 (0.33%) CGI
4 1 (0.33%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.33%) Web Services
4 1 (0.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 71 (23.20%) Data Centre
2 36 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.58%) Clustering
3 14 (4.58%) Taxonomies
4 6 (1.96%) Data Extraction
5 5 (1.63%) Mainframe
5 5 (1.63%) Management Information System
6 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.98%) User Experience
7 2 (0.65%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.65%) IBM XIV
7 2 (0.65%) iPad
7 2 (0.65%) PKI
7 2 (0.65%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.65%) SWIFT
8 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.33%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.33%) PMI
8 1 (0.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 51 (16.67%) Unix
2 34 (11.11%) Solaris
2 34 (11.11%) Windows
3 11 (3.59%) AIX
3 11 (3.59%) Linux
4 10 (3.27%) HPUX
4 10 (3.27%) Windows 7
4 10 (3.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (2.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (1.96%) Windows Server
7 5 (1.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (1.31%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (23.86%) Data Migration
2 59 (19.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (14.71%) Project Management
4 30 (9.80%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (8.82%) User Acceptance Testing
6 19 (6.21%) Change Management
6 19 (6.21%) CRM
6 19 (6.21%) Data Modelling
7 17 (5.56%) Software Testing
8 15 (4.90%) Business Analysis
8 15 (4.90%) Process Management
8 15 (4.90%) SIEM
8 15 (4.90%) Threat Modelling
9 14 (4.58%) Workflow
10 13 (4.25%) Analytics
10 13 (4.25%) Content Management
10 13 (4.25%) UML
10 13 (4.25%) Use Case
11 12 (3.92%) Target Operating Model
12 11 (3.59%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 25 (8.17%) SQL
2 6 (1.96%) Java
3 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
4 3 (0.98%) VBA
5 2 (0.65%) Perl
5 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
5 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.33%) C
6 1 (0.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (4.58%) CISMP
1 14 (4.58%) CISSP
2 7 (2.29%) Degree
3 6 (1.96%) ISEB
4 5 (1.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (0.98%) ISTQB
7 2 (0.65%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.65%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) APMP
8 1 (0.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.29%) QA
2 6 (1.96%) FATCA
3 5 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.98%) Data Quality
4 3 (0.98%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) COBIT
5 1 (0.33%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.33%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.33%) EMIR
5 1 (0.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 14 (4.58%) Veritas File System
2 14 (4.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 9 (2.94%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.98%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.98%) XenApp
4 3 (0.98%) XenDesktop
5 2 (0.65%) SRDF
6 1 (0.33%) Firmware
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.33%) RACF
6 1 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (4.58%) QRadar
2 6 (1.96%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (1.63%) SCOM
4 3 (0.98%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.98%) SCCM
5 2 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.65%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.65%) Puppet
5 2 (0.65%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 2 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.33%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 35 (11.44%) Oracle
2 30 (9.80%) Citrix
3 26 (8.50%) Microsoft
4 21 (6.86%) Veritas
5 15 (4.90%) Splunk
6 10 (3.27%) IBM
7 9 (2.94%) EMC
8 6 (1.96%) Avaya
8 6 (1.96%) Red Hat
9 4 (1.31%) BT
9 4 (1.31%) HP
10 3 (0.98%) NetApp
10 3 (0.98%) SAP
11 2 (0.65%) BMC
11 2 (0.65%) Dell
11 2 (0.65%) Google
11 2 (0.65%) Informatica
11 2 (0.65%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
11 2 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (0.65%) Teradata
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