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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 10 27 15
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -12
Contract jobs citing Migration 285 176 207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.66% 6.47% 8.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.37% 8.45% 11.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 100 91
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£375 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £248 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Average hourly rate £12.49 £12.50 £9.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.08% +35.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £19.25 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-5.76% +1.85%
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
2304 2083 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 78.08% 76.61% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1177 1143 932
Average daily rate £363 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 36 33
Average hourly rate £30.50 £25.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £13.85 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +10 176 £388 -8.82% 14
Glasgow +8 52 £375 - 8
West Lothian +2 13 £353 -
Dundee - 12 £313 -
Renfrewshire +12 11 £413 +11.86%
Fife -4 10 £188 -47.91% 1
North Lanarkshire - 6 - -
Highlands -3 4 £110 +10.00%
Perth and Kinross - 3 £375 -
South Ayrshire - 2 - -
Migration
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 July 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.

1 245 (45.12%) Finance
2 170 (31.31%) Banking
3 153 (28.18%) Data Migration
4 102 (18.78%) Retail
5 89 (16.39%) Windows
6 85 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
6 85 (15.65%) Data Centre
7 72 (13.26%) Retail Banking
8 71 (13.08%) SQL
9 59 (10.87%) Project Management
10 48 (8.84%) Microsoft
11 47 (8.66%) Oracle
12 43 (7.92%) ETL
13 41 (7.55%) Solaris
14 35 (6.45%) Active Directory
14 35 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 34 (6.26%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
16 32 (5.89%) Business Analysis
17 31 (5.71%) SQL Server
18 30 (5.52%) Validation
18 30 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
19 29 (5.34%) Change Management
19 29 (5.34%) EMC
19 29 (5.34%) Windows 7
20 28 (5.16%) Security Cleared
20 28 (5.16%) UNIX
21 27 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
22 26 (4.79%) SharePoint
23 25 (4.60%) VMware

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 26 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.21%) MS Exchange
2 12 (2.21%) WebSphere Application Server
2 12 (2.21%) SAS
2 12 (2.21%) WebSphere
3 10 (1.84%) CICS
4 7 (1.29%) WebSphere Process Server
4 7 (1.29%) Documentum
4 7 (1.29%) Captiva
4 7 (1.29%) WebSphere Portal
4 7 (1.29%) Lync
5 5 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.74%) IIS
6 4 (0.74%) JBoss
6 4 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.55%) FileNet
7 3 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 22 (4.05%) MS Office
2 21 (3.87%) MS Excel
3 11 (2.03%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.92%) MS Project
5 2 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.37%) SPSS
6 1 (0.18%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.37%) Endur
2 2 (0.37%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.18%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.18%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.74%) Office 365
2 2 (0.37%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 23 (4.24%) SAN
2 14 (2.58%) LAN
2 14 (2.58%) WAN
2 14 (2.58%) DNS
3 12 (2.21%) Network Security
4 9 (1.66%) DHCP
4 9 (1.66%) LDAP
5 8 (1.47%) ATM
5 8 (1.47%) Firewall
6 6 (1.10%) NAS
7 5 (0.92%) SDH
7 5 (0.92%) TCP/IP
7 5 (0.92%) VPN
8 3 (0.55%) MPLS
8 3 (0.55%) Internet
9 2 (0.37%) BIG-IP
9 2 (0.37%) VLAN
9 2 (0.37%) VPLS
9 2 (0.37%) LLU
9 2 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (6.26%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 18 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.95%) Oracle Database
5 14 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (1.84%) DB2
7 9 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
8 8 (1.47%) Data Mining
8 8 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (1.29%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 4 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.74%) Oracle Database 11g
11 3 (0.55%) PowerCenter
11 3 (0.55%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.18%) SAS Enterprise Guide
13 1 (0.18%) Oracle BI EE
13 1 (0.18%) SAP Data Services
13 1 (0.18%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 9 (1.66%) Subversion
2 4 (0.74%) Introscope
2 4 (0.74%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.74%) Jasmine
2 4 (0.74%) Grunt
2 4 (0.74%) Karma Test Runner
2 4 (0.74%) Bower
3 3 (0.55%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.55%) Oracle APEX
3 3 (0.55%) Toad
4 2 (0.37%) JIRA
4 2 (0.37%) MSI
4 2 (0.37%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.18%) TestDirector
5 1 (0.18%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.18%) PowerBuilder
General
1 245 (45.12%) Finance
2 170 (31.31%) Banking
3 102 (18.78%) Retail
4 72 (13.26%) Retail Banking
5 14 (2.58%) Law
6 12 (2.21%) Back Office
7 9 (1.66%) Telecoms
8 7 (1.29%) Financial Institution
8 7 (1.29%) Legal
9 3 (0.55%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.37%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.37%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Advertising
11 1 (0.18%) Games
11 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 182 (33.52%) Analyst
2 79 (14.55%) Business Analyst
3 70 (12.89%) Project Manager
4 43 (7.92%) Test Manager
5 42 (7.73%) Developer
6 36 (6.63%) Administrator
7 34 (6.26%) Architect
8 32 (5.89%) Data Analyst
9 28 (5.16%) Consultant
10 23 (4.24%) Test Analyst
10 23 (4.24%) Banking Business Analyst
11 14 (2.58%) DBA
12 13 (2.39%) Systems Analyst
13 11 (2.03%) Senior Analyst
13 11 (2.03%) Data Migration Analyst
14 10 (1.84%) Oracle Developer
15 9 (1.66%) Coordinator
15 9 (1.66%) Senior Manager
15 9 (1.66%) Technical Analyst
15 9 (1.66%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.76%) CSS
2 14 (2.58%) HTML
3 9 (1.66%) Application Packaging
4 8 (1.47%) Web Services
4 8 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
5 5 (0.92%) SOAP
5 5 (0.92%) JSF
5 5 (0.92%) HTML5
5 5 (0.92%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (0.74%) CSS3
6 4 (0.74%) Laravel
6 4 (0.74%) D3.js
6 4 (0.74%) Sass
6 4 (0.74%) LESS
6 4 (0.74%) Java EE
6 4 (0.74%) SVG
6 4 (0.74%) JavaBeans
7 3 (0.55%) Middleware
7 3 (0.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 85 (15.65%) Data Centre
2 34 (6.26%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (3.13%) Mainframe
4 14 (2.58%) Clustering
5 8 (1.47%) LPAR
6 6 (1.10%) Data Extraction
6 6 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 5 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 5 (0.92%) Thin Client
7 5 (0.92%) Fat Client
8 4 (0.74%) DataPower
8 4 (0.74%) User Experience
9 3 (0.55%) Data Structures
9 3 (0.55%) FMCG
9 3 (0.55%) IVR
10 2 (0.37%) Replication
10 2 (0.37%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.37%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.37%) GIS
10 2 (0.37%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 89 (16.39%) Windows
2 41 (7.55%) Solaris
3 29 (5.34%) Windows 7
4 28 (5.16%) UNIX
5 27 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (4.24%) AIX
7 22 (4.05%) Linux
7 22 (4.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (3.31%) HPUX
9 14 (2.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (1.84%) zOS
12 9 (1.66%) Windows XP
13 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.37%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.37%) Android
14 2 (0.37%) Windows 8
15 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.18%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 153 (28.18%) Data Migration
2 85 (15.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 59 (10.87%) Project Management
4 43 (7.92%) ETL
5 35 (6.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 32 (5.89%) Business Analysis
7 30 (5.52%) Agile Software Development
7 30 (5.52%) Validation
8 29 (5.34%) Change Management
9 24 (4.42%) Incident Management
10 22 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (3.87%) Test Management
12 20 (3.68%) Non-Functional Testing
13 19 (3.50%) Data Analysis
13 19 (3.50%) Target Operating Model
14 16 (2.95%) Programme Management
14 16 (2.95%) PRINCE2
15 15 (2.76%) Analytics
16 14 (2.58%) Data Mapping
17 13 (2.39%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 71 (13.08%) SQL
2 22 (4.05%) Java
3 18 (3.31%) PowerShell
4 17 (3.13%) PL/SQL
5 15 (2.76%) JavaScript
6 9 (1.66%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.29%) C#
8 6 (1.10%) VBScript
8 6 (1.10%) VB
9 5 (0.92%) PHP
10 4 (0.74%) VBA
10 4 (0.74%) Shell Script
10 4 (0.74%) Jython
10 4 (0.74%) Perl
11 2 (0.37%) R
11 2 (0.37%) C
12 1 (0.18%) AWK
12 1 (0.18%) sed
12 1 (0.18%) COBOL
12 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 28 (5.16%) Security Cleared
2 23 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.13%) ISEB
4 16 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (1.47%) MCSE
6 6 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (1.10%) Degree
7 5 (0.92%) MCP
7 5 (0.92%) CCNP
8 4 (0.74%) CCNA
8 4 (0.74%) MCITP
8 4 (0.74%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (0.55%) MCSA
9 3 (0.55%) CCIE
9 3 (0.55%) PMP
9 3 (0.55%) PMI Certification
10 2 (0.37%) Oracle Certification
10 2 (0.37%) MCDST
11 1 (0.18%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (3.50%) QA
2 12 (2.21%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.18%) FATCA
System Software
1 35 (6.45%) Active Directory
2 17 (3.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 16 (2.95%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (2.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 11 (2.03%) Veritas File System
6 5 (0.92%) Hyper-V
7 4 (0.74%) XenApp
7 4 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.55%) Xen
8 3 (0.55%) SRDF
9 2 (0.37%) NFS
9 2 (0.37%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
9 2 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.18%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (2.76%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (1.84%) SCCM
3 7 (1.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (1.29%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.29%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (1.10%) Backup Exec
4 6 (1.10%) Data Guard
5 5 (0.92%) Legato
5 5 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (0.74%) CA Wily
7 2 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (0.37%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 2 (0.37%) Puppet
7 2 (0.37%) AppDNA
8 1 (0.18%) Opsview
8 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.18%) Nagios
8 1 (0.18%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 48 (8.84%) Microsoft
2 47 (8.66%) Oracle
3 29 (5.34%) EMC
4 25 (4.60%) VMware
5 24 (4.42%) Citrix
6 21 (3.87%) Veritas
7 16 (2.95%) HP
8 12 (2.21%) SAP
9 10 (1.84%) IBM
10 9 (1.66%) Red Hat
10 9 (1.66%) Cisco
11 7 (1.29%) Vignette
12 6 (1.10%) Informatica
12 6 (1.10%) F5
13 5 (0.92%) Remedy
13 5 (0.92%) CA
14 3 (0.55%) Cognos
14 3 (0.55%) CheckPoint
14 3 (0.55%) Teradata
15 2 (0.37%) 3PAR
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