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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 10 10 16
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 133 98 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.28% 8.88% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.62% 12.37% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 35 20
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £253 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £525 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 - £16.72
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -31.37%
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
910 792 717
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 77.18% 71.74% 67.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 374 336
Average daily rate £400 £396 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 18
Average hourly rate £15.77 £21.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.49% +24.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 94 (43.72%) Finance
2 71 (33.02%) Banking
3 48 (22.33%) Data Migration
4 40 (18.60%) Retail
5 37 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
6 34 (15.81%) SQL
7 30 (13.95%) Project Management
8 27 (12.56%) Windows
9 25 (11.63%) Retail Banking
10 23 (10.70%) Asset Management
11 21 (9.77%) Oracle
11 21 (9.77%) ETL
12 18 (8.37%) Business Analysis
13 17 (7.91%) Workflow
13 17 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (7.91%) MS Excel
14 15 (6.98%) IBM Notes
14 15 (6.98%) Lotus
14 15 (6.98%) Fund Accounting
15 14 (6.51%) Investment Management
16 13 (6.05%) Data Management
17 12 (5.58%) HP
17 12 (5.58%) MS Visio
17 12 (5.58%) SQL Server
18 11 (5.12%) UML
18 11 (5.12%) Test Scripting
18 11 (5.12%) Use Case
18 11 (5.12%) Windows 7
18 11 (5.12%) PowerShell
19 10 (4.65%) Office 365

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 15 (6.98%) IBM Notes
2 9 (4.19%) Lotus Domino
2 9 (4.19%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (3.26%) SAS
5 5 (2.33%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.86%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.40%) CMS
7 3 (1.40%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.40%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (0.93%) IIS
8 2 (0.93%) Documentum
8 2 (0.93%) Lync
9 1 (0.47%) WordPress
9 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.47%) TeamSite
Applications
1 17 (7.91%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.58%) MS Visio
3 5 (2.33%) MS Office
4 4 (1.86%) MS Project
5 1 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (4.19%) Markit EDM
2 4 (1.86%) MultiFonds
3 2 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.47%) LatentZero
4 1 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.47%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.65%) Office 365
2 2 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.93%) Force.com
2 2 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.19%) SMTP
2 3 (1.40%) FTP
3 2 (0.93%) ATM
3 2 (0.93%) Intranet
4 1 (0.47%) OSPF
4 1 (0.47%) BGP
4 1 (0.47%) Firewall
4 1 (0.47%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.47%) Network Security
4 1 (0.47%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.47%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.65%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.72%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (3.26%) Relational Database
4 7 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.79%) Oracle OWB
5 6 (2.79%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 4 (1.86%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.93%) QlikView
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.47%) MS Access
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.47%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.47%) MySQL
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.86%) Ant
1 4 (1.86%) MSI
1 4 (1.86%) Maven
1 4 (1.86%) TeamCity
1 4 (1.86%) Hudson
1 4 (1.86%) Jenkins
2 3 (1.40%) Wise Package Studio
2 3 (1.40%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.47%) TestDirector
General
1 94 (43.72%) Finance
2 71 (33.02%) Banking
3 40 (18.60%) Retail
4 25 (11.63%) Retail Banking
5 9 (4.19%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.79%) Back Office
7 4 (1.86%) Marketing
8 3 (1.40%) Legal
9 2 (0.93%) Publishing
10 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.47%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 80 (37.21%) Analyst
2 41 (19.07%) Business Analyst
3 35 (16.28%) Project Manager
4 22 (10.23%) Developer
5 13 (6.05%) Senior Manager
6 12 (5.58%) Consultant
6 12 (5.58%) Programme Manager
7 9 (4.19%) Data Analyst
7 9 (4.19%) Senior Project Manager
7 9 (4.19%) Technical Analyst
8 8 (3.72%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (3.72%) Senior Business Analyst
8 8 (3.72%) Messaging Analyst
9 7 (3.26%) Test Analyst
9 7 (3.26%) Analyst Developer
9 7 (3.26%) ETL Developer
10 6 (2.79%) Banking Business Analyst
10 6 (2.79%) Architect
11 5 (2.33%) SharePoint Developer
11 5 (2.33%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.72%) Web Services
2 5 (2.33%) .NET
3 4 (1.86%) XML
3 4 (1.86%) SOAP
3 4 (1.86%) REST
4 3 (1.40%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (1.40%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (0.93%) jQuery
5 2 (0.93%) Mason
5 2 (0.93%) Visualforce
5 2 (0.93%) EDI
5 2 (0.93%) HTML
5 2 (0.93%) CSS
6 1 (0.47%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.47%) SAML
6 1 (0.47%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.65%) Replication
2 7 (3.26%) Management Information System
3 5 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.86%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.86%) Credit Risk
5 3 (1.40%) Equities
6 2 (0.93%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.47%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
7 1 (0.47%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.47%) IVR
7 1 (0.47%) Statistics
7 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.47%) Blog
7 1 (0.47%) GIS
7 1 (0.47%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.56%) Windows
2 11 (5.12%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.33%) UNIX
4 4 (1.86%) Windows 8
4 4 (1.86%) Windows 2000
4 4 (1.86%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (22.33%) Data Migration
2 37 (17.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (13.95%) Project Management
4 23 (10.70%) Asset Management
5 21 (9.77%) ETL
6 18 (8.37%) Business Analysis
7 17 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (7.91%) Workflow
8 15 (6.98%) Fund Accounting
9 14 (6.51%) Investment Management
10 13 (6.05%) Data Management
11 11 (5.12%) UML
11 11 (5.12%) Test Scripting
11 11 (5.12%) Use Case
12 10 (4.65%) BPMN
12 10 (4.65%) Data Cleansing
12 10 (4.65%) PRINCE2
12 10 (4.65%) Data Modelling
13 9 (4.19%) Content Management
13 9 (4.19%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (15.81%) SQL
2 11 (5.12%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.72%) VB
4 7 (3.26%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.26%) PL/SQL
5 5 (2.33%) C#
6 4 (1.86%) VBA
7 3 (1.40%) VB6
7 3 (1.40%) Java
7 3 (1.40%) VBScript
8 2 (0.93%) C
8 2 (0.93%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.93%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.47%) Perl
9 1 (0.47%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (1.86%) ACCA
1 4 (1.86%) CIMA
1 4 (1.86%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.40%) Degree
2 3 (1.40%) ISEB
3 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.93%) CFA
4 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 4 (1.86%) Data Quality
2 2 (0.93%) QA
3 1 (0.47%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.47%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (3.72%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.40%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.47%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.47%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.47%) XenApp
4 1 (0.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.72%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (3.26%) HP Quality Center
3 6 (2.79%) SCCM
4 4 (1.86%) Puppet
4 4 (1.86%) Vagrant
4 4 (1.86%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.47%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.47%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 21 (9.77%) Oracle
2 15 (6.98%) Lotus
3 12 (5.58%) HP
4 10 (4.65%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.72%) VMware
6 7 (3.26%) MobileIron
7 6 (2.79%) BI-SAM
7 6 (2.79%) Sybase
8 4 (1.86%) Cisco
8 4 (1.86%) IBM
8 4 (1.86%) Linedata
8 4 (1.86%) Altiris
9 3 (1.40%) Teradata
9 3 (1.40%) LANDesk
9 3 (1.40%) Charles River
9 3 (1.40%) Symantec
9 3 (1.40%) Dell
9 3 (1.40%) Informatica
9 3 (1.40%) Dell KACE
10 2 (0.93%) Citrix
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