The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 15 23 30
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Contract jobs citing Migration 229 154 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.55% 6.42% 4.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.99% 8.87% 6.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 80 47
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£375 £425 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +25.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £229 £146
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.25 £31.65
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.31% -54.97%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.97 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+12.71% -29.02%
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
2084 1737 1447
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 77.82% 72.47% 69.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 1162 881 755
Average daily rate £395 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 19
Average hourly rate £27.50 £17.93 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.37% -55.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.22 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £180.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 6 March 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 144 £389 -8.52% 11
Glasgow +31 64 £325 -7.14% 10
Fife -4 2 - -
West Lothian -6 2 £350 +194.11%
Stirling -9 2 £410 +5.12%
Aberdeen +2 1 - - 2
Perthshire - - - -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 158 (37.00%) Finance
2 145 (33.96%) Data Migration
3 123 (28.81%) Banking
4 84 (19.67%) Windows
5 76 (17.80%) SQL
6 67 (15.69%) Retail
7 56 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (12.18%) Project Management
9 51 (11.94%) Oracle
10 49 (11.48%) ETL
11 40 (9.37%) Microsoft
12 39 (9.13%) Retail Banking
13 34 (7.96%) Business Analysis
13 34 (7.96%) Change Management
14 30 (7.03%) SAN
14 30 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
14 30 (7.03%) Windows 7
15 28 (6.56%) SQL Server
15 28 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
16 27 (6.32%) Active Directory
16 27 (6.32%) VMware
17 26 (6.09%) PRINCE2
17 26 (6.09%) Data Analysis
18 25 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (5.62%) EMC
20 23 (5.39%) Linux
21 21 (4.92%) Solaris
21 21 (4.92%) Java
21 21 (4.92%) HP
21 21 (4.92%) Data Mapping

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 18 (4.22%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.58%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.34%) SAS
3 10 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
4 8 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.17%) IIS
7 4 (0.94%) Lync
7 4 (0.94%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
8 3 (0.70%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.47%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (0.47%) JBoss
9 2 (0.47%) FileNet
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.23%) CICS
Applications
1 18 (4.22%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.75%) MS Office
3 6 (1.41%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.41%) SPSS
4 2 (0.47%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.23%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.41%) SAP HR
1 6 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.94%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.47%) SAP HCM
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.47%) SAP Payroll
4 1 (0.23%) MultiFonds
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.23%) HiPortfolio
4 1 (0.23%) Eagle STAR
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.23%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (7.03%) SAN
2 12 (2.81%) LAN
3 11 (2.58%) Firewall
4 10 (2.34%) NAS
5 9 (2.11%) WAN
6 8 (1.87%) DHCP
6 8 (1.87%) DNS
7 7 (1.64%) Network Security
8 5 (1.17%) VLAN
8 5 (1.17%) Intranet
9 4 (0.94%) Extranet
9 4 (0.94%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.94%) LDAP
10 3 (0.70%) VPN
10 3 (0.70%) MPLS
10 3 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (0.70%) DMZ
11 2 (0.47%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.47%) ATM
12 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (6.56%) SQL Server
1 28 (6.56%) Data Warehouse
2 16 (3.75%) Oracle Database
3 11 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.87%) Data Mining
5 8 (1.87%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.41%) Relational Database
7 4 (0.94%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.94%) DB2
7 4 (0.94%) OLAP
8 3 (0.70%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (0.70%) Big Data
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (0.47%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 2 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
9 2 (0.47%) DataStage
9 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.23%) BODI
Development Applications
1 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.94%) JMeter
2 4 (0.94%) Subversion
2 4 (0.94%) JProfiler
2 4 (0.94%) Jasmine
2 4 (0.94%) Grunt
2 4 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (0.94%) VisualVM
2 4 (0.94%) Bower
3 2 (0.47%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
4 1 (0.23%) LSMW
4 1 (0.23%) Toad
4 1 (0.23%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.23%) ERwin
General
1 158 (37.00%) Finance
2 123 (28.81%) Banking
3 67 (15.69%) Retail
4 39 (9.13%) Retail Banking
5 6 (1.41%) Back Office
6 5 (1.17%) Investment Banking
7 3 (0.70%) Front Office
8 2 (0.47%) Advertising
8 2 (0.47%) Law
8 2 (0.47%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.47%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 140 (32.79%) Analyst
2 85 (19.91%) Project Manager
3 61 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 56 (13.11%) Data Analyst
5 34 (7.96%) Developer
6 30 (7.03%) Architect
6 30 (7.03%) Consultant
7 20 (4.68%) Administrator
8 18 (4.22%) Data Migration Analyst
9 16 (3.75%) Banking Business Analyst
10 15 (3.51%) Test Analyst
11 14 (3.28%) Data Manager
12 12 (2.81%) DBA
13 10 (2.34%) Data Migration Project Manager
14 9 (2.11%) Migration Project Manager
14 9 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
14 9 (2.11%) IT Project Manager
15 8 (1.87%) Technical Analyst
15 8 (1.87%) Support Analyst
15 8 (1.87%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.51%) HTML
2 11 (2.58%) CSS
3 8 (1.87%) .NET
3 8 (1.87%) Web Services
4 6 (1.41%) Middleware
5 5 (1.17%) Application Packaging
5 5 (1.17%) Oracle Streams
5 5 (1.17%) ASP.NET
5 5 (1.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (0.94%) SVG
6 4 (0.94%) JavaBeans
6 4 (0.94%) jQuery
6 4 (0.94%) JSF
6 4 (0.94%) HTML5
6 4 (0.94%) CSS3
6 4 (0.94%) Laravel
6 4 (0.94%) D3.js
6 4 (0.94%) Sass
6 4 (0.94%) LESS
6 4 (0.94%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 8 (1.87%) Replication
4 7 (1.64%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.17%) Mainframe
6 4 (0.94%) NHS
6 4 (0.94%) iSeries
6 4 (0.94%) Reference Data
6 4 (0.94%) Data Extraction
6 4 (0.94%) User Experience
7 3 (0.70%) FMCG
7 3 (0.70%) Social Media
7 3 (0.70%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.47%) AS400
8 2 (0.47%) Derivative
8 2 (0.47%) Equity Derivative
8 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.47%) Credit Risk
8 2 (0.47%) Fat Client
8 2 (0.47%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 84 (19.67%) Windows
2 30 (7.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (7.03%) Windows 7
3 23 (5.39%) Linux
4 21 (4.92%) Solaris
5 19 (4.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (4.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (3.28%) UNIX
8 12 (2.81%) AIX
9 10 (2.34%) HPUX
10 9 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (1.87%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.41%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.47%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.47%) zOS
14 1 (0.23%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (33.96%) Data Migration
2 56 (13.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 52 (12.18%) Project Management
4 49 (11.48%) ETL
5 34 (7.96%) Change Management
5 34 (7.96%) Business Analysis
6 26 (6.09%) Data Analysis
6 26 (6.09%) PRINCE2
7 21 (4.92%) Data Mapping
8 20 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (4.68%) Data Cleansing
9 18 (4.22%) Validation
10 15 (3.51%) Data Management
10 15 (3.51%) Data Modelling
11 14 (3.28%) Disaster Recovery
11 14 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (3.28%) Investment Management
11 14 (3.28%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (2.81%) Asset Management
12 12 (2.81%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 76 (17.80%) SQL
2 21 (4.92%) Java
3 14 (3.28%) JavaScript
3 14 (3.28%) PL/SQL
3 14 (3.28%) PowerShell
4 12 (2.81%) C#
5 5 (1.17%) VBA
5 5 (1.17%) VB
6 4 (0.94%) PHP
7 3 (0.70%) ABAP
8 2 (0.47%) VBScript
8 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.23%) C
9 1 (0.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (3.28%) Security Cleared
2 11 (2.58%) VCP4
3 10 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (2.11%) SC Cleared
5 8 (1.87%) Degree
6 7 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (1.41%) PMP
7 6 (1.41%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.41%) ISEB
8 5 (1.17%) MCSE
8 5 (1.17%) MCITP
9 3 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.23%) MCP
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.23%) MCDBA
11 1 (0.23%) CCIE
11 1 (0.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.22%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.94%) QA
4 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (6.32%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.58%) Oracle RMAN
4 9 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (1.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (0.94%) SRDF
6 4 (0.94%) XenApp
7 3 (0.70%) Oracle RAC
7 3 (0.70%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.47%) NFS
8 2 (0.47%) GPFS
8 2 (0.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.23%) Samba
9 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.34%) SCCM
2 9 (2.11%) Data Guard
3 6 (1.41%) Backup Exec
4 5 (1.17%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.17%) EMC NetWorker
4 5 (1.17%) Legato
4 5 (1.17%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (0.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (0.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (0.47%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.23%) Puppet
7 1 (0.23%) SCOM
7 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.23%) CA Endevor
7 1 (0.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 51 (11.94%) Oracle
2 40 (9.37%) Microsoft
3 27 (6.32%) VMware
4 24 (5.62%) EMC
5 21 (4.92%) HP
6 15 (3.51%) Veritas
6 15 (3.51%) SAP
7 12 (2.81%) IBM
8 10 (2.34%) Informatica
9 9 (2.11%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.64%) Cognos
10 7 (1.64%) Citrix
11 5 (1.17%) Sybase
11 5 (1.17%) Cisco
12 4 (0.94%) Teradata
12 4 (0.94%) RIMES
13 3 (0.70%) Veeam
13 3 (0.70%) Charles River
13 3 (0.70%) Bloomberg
13 3 (0.70%) Symantec
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £320 - £340 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £100.00 - £150 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Spring Technology
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £200 - £270 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £150 - £270 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £100.00 - £120.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
QA Limited
Rate: £192.38 per week
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Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago