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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 8 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 134 89 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.17% 7.82% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.01% 10.96% 10.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 32 28
Average daily rate
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£410 £409 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.30% +3.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £256 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.88 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% -5.05%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £27.55
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -36.47%
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
893 812 731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 74.42% 71.35% 68.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 520 385 353
Average daily rate £400 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £279 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 20
Average hourly rate £15.77 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.75% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £5.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.25 £34.75 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 September 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 22 September 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.

1 108 (47.79%) Finance
2 80 (35.40%) Banking
3 50 (22.12%) Retail
4 49 (21.68%) Data Migration
5 37 (16.37%) SQL
5 37 (16.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 35 (15.49%) Retail Banking
7 29 (12.83%) Windows
8 28 (12.39%) Project Management
9 23 (10.18%) ETL
9 23 (10.18%) Asset Management
10 22 (9.73%) Oracle
11 18 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
11 18 (7.96%) Business Analysis
12 16 (7.08%) HP
12 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (6.64%) Lotus
13 15 (6.64%) IBM Notes
13 15 (6.64%) MS Excel
14 14 (6.19%) Microsoft
14 14 (6.19%) Data Management
15 13 (5.75%) SQL Server
15 13 (5.75%) Investment Management
15 13 (5.75%) Fund Accounting
16 12 (5.31%) MS Exchange
16 12 (5.31%) Active Directory
16 12 (5.31%) Workflow
17 11 (4.87%) PRINCE2
17 11 (4.87%) Windows 7
17 11 (4.87%) Test Scripting

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (6.64%) IBM Notes
2 12 (5.31%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.42%) SAS
4 9 (3.98%) Lotus Domino
5 8 (3.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (3.10%) Lync
6 7 (3.10%) SharePoint
7 6 (2.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.33%) CMS
8 3 (1.33%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.33%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.88%) IIS
9 2 (0.88%) Documentum
10 1 (0.44%) TeamSite
10 1 (0.44%) WordPress
10 1 (0.44%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (6.64%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.65%) MS Visio
3 4 (1.77%) MS Project
3 4 (1.77%) MS Office
4 1 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.87%) Markit EDM
2 2 (0.88%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.88%) MultiFonds
3 1 (0.44%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.44%) LatentZero
3 1 (0.44%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.42%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.44%) Force.com
2 1 (0.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.98%) SMTP
2 4 (1.77%) Firewall
2 4 (1.77%) Network Security
3 3 (1.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.33%) VLAN
3 3 (1.33%) FTP
3 3 (1.33%) LAN
3 3 (1.33%) WAN
3 3 (1.33%) DMZ
3 3 (1.33%) MPLS
4 2 (0.88%) Intranet
4 2 (0.88%) ATM
5 1 (0.44%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.44%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.44%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.44%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.44%) OSPF
5 1 (0.44%) BGP
5 1 (0.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.75%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.42%) Data Warehouse
2 10 (4.42%) Oracle Database
3 8 (3.54%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 8 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
4 7 (3.10%) Relational Database
5 6 (2.65%) Oracle OWB
6 4 (1.77%) QlikView
6 4 (1.77%) Pentaho
7 2 (0.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.44%) BODI
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Discoverer
8 1 (0.44%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.44%) DataStage
8 1 (0.44%) MySQL
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.44%) MS Access
8 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.77%) MSI
2 3 (1.33%) InstallShield
2 3 (1.33%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (0.44%) Hudson
3 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.44%) Ant
3 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.44%) TestDirector
3 1 (0.44%) Maven
3 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 108 (47.79%) Finance
2 80 (35.40%) Banking
3 50 (22.12%) Retail
4 35 (15.49%) Retail Banking
5 8 (3.54%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.77%) Marketing
6 4 (1.77%) Back Office
7 3 (1.33%) Legal
8 2 (0.88%) Publishing
9 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 82 (36.28%) Analyst
2 39 (17.26%) Project Manager
3 37 (16.37%) Business Analyst
4 20 (8.85%) Developer
5 15 (6.64%) Consultant
5 15 (6.64%) Senior Manager
6 12 (5.31%) Programme Manager
7 11 (4.87%) Senior Project Manager
7 11 (4.87%) Technical Analyst
8 10 (4.42%) Data Analyst
9 8 (3.54%) Architect
9 8 (3.54%) Test Analyst
9 8 (3.54%) Messaging Analyst
10 7 (3.10%) Banking Business Analyst
10 7 (3.10%) Analyst Developer
10 7 (3.10%) ETL Developer
11 5 (2.21%) Implementation Manager
11 5 (2.21%) Senior Programme Manager
11 5 (2.21%) SAS Analyst
11 5 (2.21%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.21%) .NET
1 5 (2.21%) Web Services
2 3 (1.33%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 3 (1.33%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (0.88%) HTML
3 2 (0.88%) jQuery
3 2 (0.88%) EDI
3 2 (0.88%) CSS
4 1 (0.44%) SOAP
4 1 (0.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (0.44%) SAML
4 1 (0.44%) XML
4 1 (0.44%) XHTML
4 1 (0.44%) Mason
4 1 (0.44%) Visualforce
4 1 (0.44%) REST
4 1 (0.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.08%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.42%) Replication
3 8 (3.54%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.21%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.77%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (1.33%) Fixed Income
7 2 (0.88%) Equities
7 2 (0.88%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.44%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.44%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.44%) DataPower
8 1 (0.44%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.44%) Kindle
8 1 (0.44%) User Experience
8 1 (0.44%) IVR
8 1 (0.44%) Statistics
8 1 (0.44%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.44%) Blog
8 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 29 (12.83%) Windows
2 11 (4.87%) Windows 7
3 5 (2.21%) UNIX
3 5 (2.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (2.21%) Windows 2000
4 4 (1.77%) Windows XP
4 4 (1.77%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (21.68%) Data Migration
2 37 (16.37%) Stakeholder Management
3 28 (12.39%) Project Management
4 23 (10.18%) ETL
4 23 (10.18%) Asset Management
5 18 (7.96%) Agile Software Development
5 18 (7.96%) Business Analysis
6 14 (6.19%) Data Management
7 13 (5.75%) Investment Management
7 13 (5.75%) Fund Accounting
8 12 (5.31%) Workflow
9 11 (4.87%) PRINCE2
9 11 (4.87%) Data Cleansing
9 11 (4.87%) Test Scripting
10 9 (3.98%) Data Mapping
10 9 (3.98%) Change Control
11 8 (3.54%) Supplier Management
11 8 (3.54%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (3.10%) User Acceptance Testing
12 7 (3.10%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 37 (16.37%) SQL
2 11 (4.87%) PowerShell
3 8 (3.54%) VB
4 7 (3.10%) Shell Script
4 7 (3.10%) PL/SQL
5 4 (1.77%) C#
6 3 (1.33%) VBScript
6 3 (1.33%) VB6
6 3 (1.33%) VBA
7 2 (0.88%) C
7 2 (0.88%) Java
7 2 (0.88%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.44%) Perl
8 1 (0.44%) PHP
8 1 (0.44%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.44%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (1.77%) ISTQB
1 4 (1.77%) ACCA
1 4 (1.77%) CIMA
2 3 (1.33%) ISEB
2 3 (1.33%) Degree
3 2 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (0.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (2.21%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.77%) QA
3 1 (0.44%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.44%) ProxySG
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.44%) XenApp
4 1 (0.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (3.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 8 (3.54%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (2.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.44%) Data Guard
3 1 (0.44%) ZENworks
3 1 (0.44%) Puppet
3 1 (0.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.44%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (9.73%) Oracle
2 16 (7.08%) HP
3 15 (6.64%) Lotus
4 14 (6.19%) Microsoft
5 8 (3.54%) VMware
6 7 (3.10%) Cisco
6 7 (3.10%) MobileIron
7 6 (2.65%) BI-SAM
7 6 (2.65%) IBM
7 6 (2.65%) Sybase
7 6 (2.65%) Teradata
8 4 (1.77%) Altiris
8 4 (1.77%) Polycom
8 4 (1.77%) Linedata
8 4 (1.77%) Informatica
9 3 (1.33%) Dell
9 3 (1.33%) Chordiant
9 3 (1.33%) Charles River
9 3 (1.33%) Symantec
9 3 (1.33%) LANDesk
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