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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 10 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Contract jobs citing Migration 163 94 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.04% 7.37% 9.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.46% 10.15% 14.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 60 26
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £225 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £31.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -26.97%
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
1127 926 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 76.30% 72.57% 70.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 655 530 253
Average daily rate £388 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £242 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £50.83
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -50.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.75 £18.00 £20.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £180.00 £70.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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.

1 122 (43.88%) Finance
2 121 (43.53%) Banking
3 83 (29.86%) Data Migration
4 77 (27.70%) Retail
5 45 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
6 44 (15.83%) SQL
7 43 (15.47%) Retail Banking
8 36 (12.95%) Windows
9 31 (11.15%) Business Analysis
10 30 (10.79%) Project Management
11 27 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
12 25 (8.99%) ETL
13 22 (7.91%) Change Management
13 22 (7.91%) Validation
13 22 (7.91%) Solaris
13 22 (7.91%) Linux
14 21 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
15 20 (7.19%) AIX
16 19 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
16 19 (6.83%) EMC
16 19 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (6.47%) Microsoft
17 18 (6.47%) Oracle
17 18 (6.47%) SAN
18 17 (6.12%) VMware
18 17 (6.12%) Data Analysis
18 17 (6.12%) Incident Management
19 16 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
19 16 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
20 14 (5.04%) HPUX

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (4.32%) WebSphere
2 11 (3.96%) SAS
3 10 (3.60%) WebSphere Application Server
4 9 (3.24%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.52%) WebSphere Portal
5 7 (2.52%) WebSphere Process Server
5 7 (2.52%) CICS
6 3 (1.08%) IIS
6 3 (1.08%) MS Exchange
6 3 (1.08%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.72%) JBoss
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.36%) Drupal
8 1 (0.36%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (5.04%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.68%) MS Office
3 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.44%) SPSS
5 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
5 1 (0.36%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.72%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (0.36%) MultiFonds
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.08%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.47%) SAN
2 11 (3.96%) LAN
3 8 (2.88%) Firewall
4 7 (2.52%) WAN
5 6 (2.16%) Network Security
6 4 (1.44%) DNS
6 4 (1.44%) LDAP
6 4 (1.44%) DHCP
6 4 (1.44%) NAS
6 4 (1.44%) VLAN
7 3 (1.08%) TCP/IP
8 2 (0.72%) Internet
8 2 (0.72%) VPN
8 2 (0.72%) ATM
8 2 (0.72%) BIG-IP
8 2 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.72%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (0.36%) IP Telephony
9 1 (0.36%) Extranet
9 1 (0.36%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.96%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.24%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 8 (2.88%) DB2
5 7 (2.52%) Data Mining
6 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 3 (1.08%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.72%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 2 (0.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle OLAP
9 1 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.36%) BusinessObjects XI
9 1 (0.36%) Base SAS
9 1 (0.36%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 1 (0.36%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.36%) Big Data
9 1 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.36%) MS Access
9 1 (0.36%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 4 (1.44%) Introscope
1 4 (1.44%) Karma Test Runner
1 4 (1.44%) Bower
1 4 (1.44%) Grunt
1 4 (1.44%) Jasmine
2 2 (0.72%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.36%) JIRA
3 1 (0.36%) JProfiler
3 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.36%) VisualVM
3 1 (0.36%) Subversion
3 1 (0.36%) JMeter
3 1 (0.36%) Toad
3 1 (0.36%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.36%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 122 (43.88%) Finance
2 121 (43.53%) Banking
3 77 (27.70%) Retail
4 43 (15.47%) Retail Banking
5 10 (3.60%) Back Office
6 3 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.08%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.72%) Front Office
8 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.36%) Law
Job Titles
1 129 (46.40%) Analyst
2 62 (22.30%) Business Analyst
3 38 (13.67%) Project Manager
4 36 (12.95%) Data Analyst
5 23 (8.27%) Administrator
6 20 (7.19%) Architect
7 19 (6.83%) Test Manager
8 17 (6.12%) Banking Business Analyst
9 14 (5.04%) Test Analyst
10 12 (4.32%) Consultant
10 12 (4.32%) Developer
11 9 (3.24%) Data Manager
11 9 (3.24%) Senior Analyst
12 8 (2.88%) Data Migration Analyst
13 7 (2.52%) Technical Analyst
14 6 (2.16%) WebSphere Administrator
14 6 (2.16%) Server Administrator
14 6 (2.16%) UAT Manager
14 6 (2.16%) UAT Test Manager
15 5 (1.80%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.88%) WebSphere MQ
1 8 (2.88%) HTML
2 7 (2.52%) CSS
3 5 (1.80%) JSF
4 4 (1.44%) Middleware
4 4 (1.44%) JavaBeans
4 4 (1.44%) SVG
4 4 (1.44%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (1.44%) Sass
4 4 (1.44%) LESS
4 4 (1.44%) AngularJS
4 4 (1.44%) D3.js
4 4 (1.44%) CSS3
4 4 (1.44%) Laravel
4 4 (1.44%) HTML5
5 2 (0.72%) .NET
5 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.36%) jQuery
6 1 (0.36%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.36%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.24%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.16%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.16%) LPAR
4 5 (1.80%) Data Extraction
4 5 (1.80%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.44%) User Experience
5 4 (1.44%) DataPower
6 3 (1.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.08%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.08%) FMCG
6 3 (1.08%) Replication
6 3 (1.08%) IVR
7 2 (0.72%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.72%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.72%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.72%) iSeries
7 2 (0.72%) Derivative
7 2 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (0.72%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (12.95%) Windows
2 22 (7.91%) Solaris
2 22 (7.91%) Linux
3 20 (7.19%) AIX
4 19 (6.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (6.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (5.04%) HPUX
6 11 (3.96%) UNIX
7 9 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (2.88%) zOS
8 8 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (2.16%) Windows 2000
9 6 (2.16%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.72%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.36%) Android
11 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (29.86%) Data Migration
2 45 (16.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (11.15%) Business Analysis
4 30 (10.79%) Project Management
5 25 (8.99%) ETL
6 22 (7.91%) Change Management
6 22 (7.91%) Validation
7 17 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 17 (6.12%) Incident Management
8 16 (5.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (4.68%) Process Management
10 12 (4.32%) Data Modelling
10 12 (4.32%) Analytics
11 11 (3.96%) Investment Management
12 10 (3.60%) Disaster Recovery
12 10 (3.60%) Asset Management
12 10 (3.60%) Data Cleansing
13 9 (3.24%) Data Mapping
14 8 (2.88%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (15.83%) SQL
2 9 (3.24%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.52%) Java
4 6 (2.16%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.16%) C#
5 4 (1.44%) PHP
5 4 (1.44%) VBA
5 4 (1.44%) Jython
6 3 (1.08%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.36%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (2.52%) ISEB
2 5 (1.80%) Degree
3 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.72%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.72%) CCIE
4 2 (0.72%) CCNP
4 2 (0.72%) CCNA
4 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.36%) MCITP
5 1 (0.36%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) MCDBA
5 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) Data Quality
2 10 (3.60%) QA
3 7 (2.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 14 (5.04%) Active Directory
2 9 (3.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 5 (1.80%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (1.08%) Xen
5 3 (1.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.72%) NFS
6 2 (0.72%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.72%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.36%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.36%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (1.80%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.44%) CA Wily
3 4 (1.44%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.08%) SCCM
4 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.36%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 19 (6.83%) EMC
2 18 (6.47%) Microsoft
2 18 (6.47%) Oracle
3 17 (6.12%) VMware
4 12 (4.32%) HP
5 9 (3.24%) Red Hat
6 8 (2.88%) Veritas
7 6 (2.16%) SAP
8 5 (1.80%) IBM
8 5 (1.80%) CA
9 4 (1.44%) Citrix
10 3 (1.08%) Teradata
10 3 (1.08%) Cisco
10 3 (1.08%) Informatica
11 2 (0.72%) Bloomberg
11 2 (0.72%) Sun
11 2 (0.72%) F5
11 2 (0.72%) 3PAR
11 2 (0.72%) RIMES
12 1 (0.36%) Fujitsu
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