The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 24 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 140 249 191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 6.99% 8.74% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.69% 11.00% 8.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 120 110
Median daily rate £375 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +4.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £235 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £491
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 2
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £29.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -55.55%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £15.25 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+21.72% -11.59%
Migration
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1611 2263 2191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 80.39% 79.40% 77.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 1193 1228
Median daily rate £375 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 23
Median hourly rate £38.00 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £12.35 £16.12
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the Scotland region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Scotland region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -8 73 £425 - 6
Renfrewshire +10 28 £340 -19.04%
Glasgow -11 28 £325 -7.14% 2
Aberdeen -7 3 £500 +5.26% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £375 -
Falkirk - 1 £250 -
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Migration.

1 81 (26.64%) Microsoft
2 78 (25.66%) Finance
3 69 (22.70%) Windows
3 69 (22.70%) Data Migration
4 64 (21.05%) Banking
5 60 (19.74%) Active Directory
6 50 (16.45%) Office 365
7 47 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (14.80%) PowerShell
9 43 (14.14%) Windows Server
10 41 (13.49%) SQL
11 40 (13.16%) SharePoint
12 38 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 38 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (11.51%) Security Cleared
14 34 (11.18%) MS Exchange
15 33 (10.86%) Skype for Business
16 32 (10.53%) Oracle
17 29 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
17 29 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
17 29 (9.54%) Retail
18 27 (8.88%) Degree
18 27 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2010
19 26 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2013
19 26 (8.55%) Data Centre
20 25 (8.22%) VMware
21 24 (7.89%) MCSE
21 24 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
21 24 (7.89%) SC Cleared
21 24 (7.89%) Skype

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 40 (13.16%) SharePoint
2 34 (11.18%) MS Exchange
3 33 (10.86%) Skype for Business
4 27 (8.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 26 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2013
6 19 (6.25%) OpenStack
7 17 (5.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 12 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2003
9 10 (3.29%) GeoServer
10 8 (2.63%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.32%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.99%) CMS
13 3 (0.99%) Drupal
13 3 (0.99%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.99%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.66%) Apache
14 2 (0.66%) JBoss
14 2 (0.66%) Oracle Workflow
14 2 (0.66%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 17 (5.59%) MS Office
3 11 (3.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (1.64%) EngageOne
5 3 (0.99%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.99%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
2 3 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.99%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.66%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (0.66%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.66%) SAP MII
3 2 (0.66%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.33%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 50 (16.45%) Office 365
2 11 (3.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.66%) SaaS
5 1 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.89%) Skype
2 20 (6.58%) DNS
3 14 (4.61%) DHCP
3 14 (4.61%) Firewall
3 14 (4.61%) Intranet
4 9 (2.96%) SAN
5 7 (2.30%) Kerberos
5 7 (2.30%) Unified Communications
6 6 (1.97%) BGP
6 6 (1.97%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (1.97%) MPLS
6 6 (1.97%) OSPF
7 5 (1.64%) LDAP
8 4 (1.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (1.32%) Network Security
8 4 (1.32%) VoIP
8 4 (1.32%) X.500
9 3 (0.99%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (0.99%) NAS
9 3 (0.99%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.91%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.97%) GIS
3 6 (1.97%) MySQL
3 6 (1.97%) Oracle Database
3 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.64%) Spatial Data
5 4 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.32%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.32%) QGIS
6 3 (0.99%) MS Access
6 3 (0.99%) ObjectStore
6 3 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
6 3 (0.99%) QlikView
6 3 (0.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.66%) Big Data
7 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.66%) MaxDB
7 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.66%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (5.26%) JIRA
2 15 (4.93%) Cucumber
3 13 (4.28%) Maven
4 12 (3.95%) Gradle
5 10 (3.29%) JBehave
6 8 (2.63%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (1.64%) Jenkins
7 5 (1.64%) Subversion
8 4 (1.32%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.99%) Eclipse
9 3 (0.99%) InstallShield
10 2 (0.66%) AdminStudio
10 2 (0.66%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.66%) HP UFT
10 2 (0.66%) JUnit
10 2 (0.66%) LoadRunner
10 2 (0.66%) Mockito
10 2 (0.66%) NWDI
10 2 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 78 (25.66%) Finance
2 64 (21.05%) Banking
3 29 (9.54%) Retail
4 17 (5.59%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.97%) Investment Banking
5 6 (1.97%) Law
5 6 (1.97%) Legal
5 6 (1.97%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.64%) Publishing
7 4 (1.32%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Electronics
8 1 (0.33%) Military
8 1 (0.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (16.78%) Analyst
2 39 (12.83%) Project Manager
3 32 (10.53%) Developer
4 23 (7.57%) Business Analyst
5 22 (7.24%) Architect
6 14 (4.61%) Consultant
6 14 (4.61%) Messaging Specialist
7 13 (4.28%) Lync Specialist
8 12 (3.95%) Migration Analyst
9 11 (3.62%) Network Engineer
10 9 (2.96%) Active Directory Engineer
10 9 (2.96%) Office 365 Specialist
10 9 (2.96%) Systems Analyst
11 8 (2.63%) IT Manager
11 8 (2.63%) Migration Manager
11 8 (2.63%) Migration Project Manager
11 8 (2.63%) Test Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Data Migration Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Data Migration Project Manager
12 7 (2.30%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.61%) AngularJS
1 14 (4.61%) PostGIS
2 10 (3.29%) Leaflet
2 10 (3.29%) Middleware
2 10 (3.29%) OpenLayers
3 9 (2.96%) .NET
4 7 (2.30%) HTML
5 5 (1.64%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.64%) CSS
5 5 (1.64%) Gherkin
5 5 (1.64%) Web Services
6 4 (1.32%) Hibernate
6 4 (1.32%) REST
7 3 (0.99%) Spring
8 2 (0.66%) ActiveMQ
8 2 (0.66%) Apache CXF
8 2 (0.66%) JPA
8 2 (0.66%) JSF
8 2 (0.66%) RichFaces
8 2 (0.66%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 26 (8.55%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.26%) Computer Science
3 7 (2.30%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (1.97%) Mainframe
4 6 (1.97%) Private Cloud
5 5 (1.64%) Data Extraction
5 5 (1.64%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.64%) PKI
5 5 (1.64%) Replication
6 4 (1.32%) Hybrid Cloud
7 3 (0.99%) Clustering
7 3 (0.99%) CMDB
7 3 (0.99%) Data Conversion
7 3 (0.99%) Visualisation
8 2 (0.66%) DataPower
8 2 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.66%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.33%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.33%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.33%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 69 (22.70%) Windows
2 43 (14.14%) Windows Server
3 38 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (9.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (7.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (4.28%) Unix
7 12 (3.95%) Solaris
8 11 (3.62%) Linux
9 10 (3.29%) AIX
10 9 (2.96%) HPUX
11 6 (1.97%) Windows 7
12 3 (0.99%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (0.66%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.33%) VMS
14 1 (0.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.70%) Data Migration
2 47 (15.46%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (9.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 22 (7.24%) Load Balancing
4 22 (7.24%) Project Management
5 19 (6.25%) Scrum
6 17 (5.59%) BDD
7 15 (4.93%) TDD
7 15 (4.93%) User Acceptance Testing
8 14 (4.61%) Business Analysis
8 14 (4.61%) Change Management
8 14 (4.61%) CRM
9 13 (4.28%) User Stories
10 12 (3.95%) Data Modelling
10 12 (3.95%) ITIL
11 11 (3.62%) ETL
11 11 (3.62%) Open Source
11 11 (3.62%) Service Management
12 10 (3.29%) Asset Management
12 10 (3.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 45 (14.80%) PowerShell
2 41 (13.49%) SQL
3 17 (5.59%) Java
4 15 (4.93%) JavaScript
5 12 (3.95%) Python
6 7 (2.30%) T-SQL
7 6 (1.97%) VB
7 6 (1.97%) VBA
8 5 (1.64%) C
8 5 (1.64%) C#
9 4 (1.32%) VBScript
10 3 (0.99%) Delphi
10 3 (0.99%) PL/SQL
10 3 (0.99%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.66%) C++
11 2 (0.66%) Groovy
11 2 (0.66%) XPath
11 2 (0.66%) XQuery
12 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.33%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 35 (11.51%) Security Cleared
2 27 (8.88%) Degree
3 24 (7.89%) MCSE
3 24 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (7.89%) SC Cleared
4 12 (3.95%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.96%) CCNP
6 3 (0.99%) CCNA
6 3 (0.99%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.66%) A+ Certification
7 2 (0.66%) ACSA
7 2 (0.66%) CCENT
7 2 (0.66%) MCITP
7 2 (0.66%) MCSA
7 2 (0.66%) MCTS
7 2 (0.66%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.33%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.61%) QA
2 11 (3.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (2.30%) Data Quality
3 7 (2.30%) FINREP
4 3 (0.99%) SLA
5 1 (0.33%) COREP
System Software
1 60 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.28%) Hyper-V
3 7 (2.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.32%) Brightmail
4 4 (1.32%) DFS Replication
4 4 (1.32%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.99%) Docker
5 3 (0.99%) NFS
5 3 (0.99%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.99%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.66%) XenApp
6 2 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (0.33%) Veritas File System
7 1 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (3.95%) SCCM
2 6 (1.97%) TeamSite
3 5 (1.64%) Ansible
4 2 (0.66%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.33%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.33%) HP SiteScope
5 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (26.64%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.53%) Oracle
3 25 (8.22%) VMware
4 23 (7.57%) HP
5 14 (4.61%) Cisco
6 12 (3.95%) Citrix
6 12 (3.95%) IronPort
7 10 (3.29%) ESRI
8 9 (2.96%) CheckPoint
9 7 (2.30%) IBM
10 6 (1.97%) Dell
10 6 (1.97%) SAP
11 4 (1.32%) Lotus
11 4 (1.32%) Nintex
11 4 (1.32%) Salesforce.com
12 3 (0.99%) BMC
12 3 (0.99%) Informatica
12 3 (0.99%) NetApp
12 3 (0.99%) Remedy
12 3 (0.99%) Symantec
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