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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 15 15 17
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 243 180 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 8.69% 7.34% 6.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.43% 10.50% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 82 83
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£373 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £151 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Average hourly rate £11.50 £13.11 £18.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.28% -28.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.18 £13.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £15.87 £42.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -31.37%
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
2126 1714 1749
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 76.06% 69.90% 65.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 1085 862 843
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 38 68
Average hourly rate £22.50 £29.00 £17.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.41% +64.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £165.00 £35.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% -3.22%

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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 +1 136 £400 -5.88% 6
Glasgow +11 72 £350 +64.70% 12
Aberdeen +4 3 £525 +31.25% 3
Stirling -10 3 - -
Fife - 3 £360 -
Migration
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 150 (39.37%) Finance
2 96 (25.20%) Banking
3 82 (21.52%) Data Migration
4 73 (19.16%) Windows
5 65 (17.06%) SQL
6 62 (16.27%) Stakeholder Management
7 59 (15.49%) Oracle
8 51 (13.39%) Project Management
9 42 (11.02%) Retail
10 40 (10.50%) Windows 7
11 39 (10.24%) Microsoft
12 29 (7.61%) Active Directory
13 28 (7.35%) MS Excel
13 28 (7.35%) Business Analysis
14 27 (7.09%) SQL Server
14 27 (7.09%) ETL
15 25 (6.56%) PL/SQL
15 25 (6.56%) Retail Banking
15 25 (6.56%) Asset Management
16 23 (6.04%) PRINCE2
16 23 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
17 22 (5.77%) Oracle Database
17 22 (5.77%) SharePoint
17 22 (5.77%) Data Modelling
17 22 (5.77%) Workflow
18 21 (5.51%) Web Services
18 21 (5.51%) SCCM
19 20 (5.25%) Java
20 19 (4.99%) Investment Management
20 19 (4.99%) Oracle Database 11g

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 22 (5.77%) SharePoint
2 18 (4.72%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.46%) IBM Notes
4 10 (2.62%) Lync
5 9 (2.36%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (2.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (2.10%) SAS
6 8 (2.10%) SharePoint 2010
7 6 (1.57%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.31%) CMS
9 4 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
9 4 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.52%) Documentum
11 2 (0.52%) IIS
11 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.52%) WordPress
12 1 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (7.35%) MS Excel
2 15 (3.94%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.41%) MS Office
4 11 (2.89%) MS Project
5 5 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.62%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.36%) Markit EDM
3 8 (2.10%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.10%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (2.10%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (1.57%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.05%) MultiFonds
5 4 (1.05%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.79%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.79%) Oracle iProcurement
7 2 (0.52%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.26%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.26%) HiPortfolio
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.89%) Office 365
2 2 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.52%) Force.com
2 2 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.36%) SMTP
2 5 (1.31%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.31%) Intranet
3 4 (1.05%) WAN
4 3 (0.79%) ATM
4 3 (0.79%) LAN
4 3 (0.79%) FTP
5 2 (0.52%) BGP
5 2 (0.52%) Wireless
5 2 (0.52%) Internet
5 2 (0.52%) DNS
5 2 (0.52%) DHCP
6 1 (0.26%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.26%) HSRP
6 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.26%) Network Security
6 1 (0.26%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.26%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.77%) Oracle Database
3 19 (4.99%) Oracle Database 11g
4 16 (4.20%) Relational Database
5 14 (3.67%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (3.41%) Oracle Database 10g
7 11 (2.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 10 (2.62%) RDBMS
8 10 (2.62%) SQL Server 2008
9 9 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 6 (1.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (1.57%) Oracle OWB
10 6 (1.57%) Oracle9i Database
11 4 (1.05%) MS Access
11 4 (1.05%) Pentaho
12 3 (0.79%) QlikView
12 3 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
13 2 (0.52%) MySQL
14 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
14 1 (0.26%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (1.31%) TeamCity
1 5 (1.31%) Maven
1 5 (1.31%) Ant
1 5 (1.31%) MSI
2 4 (1.05%) Hudson
2 4 (1.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.79%) Wise Package Studio
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (0.79%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.52%) TestDirector
4 2 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.52%) JUnit
5 1 (0.26%) Rational Application Developer
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
5 1 (0.26%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.26%) JIRA
General
1 150 (39.37%) Finance
2 96 (25.20%) Banking
3 42 (11.02%) Retail
4 25 (6.56%) Retail Banking
5 17 (4.46%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.36%) Back Office
7 4 (1.05%) Marketing
8 3 (0.79%) Front Office
8 3 (0.79%) Legal
9 2 (0.52%) Publishing
9 2 (0.52%) German Language
10 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 108 (28.35%) Analyst
2 60 (15.75%) Project Manager
3 52 (13.65%) Business Analyst
3 52 (13.65%) Developer
4 30 (7.87%) Consultant
5 15 (3.94%) Data Analyst
6 13 (3.41%) SharePoint Developer
6 13 (3.41%) Senior Manager
7 12 (3.15%) Programme Manager
8 11 (2.89%) Architect
9 10 (2.62%) Support Analyst
9 10 (2.62%) DBA
9 10 (2.62%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (2.36%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (2.10%) Senior Business Analyst
11 8 (2.10%) Test Analyst
11 8 (2.10%) Senior Analyst
11 8 (2.10%) Oracle DBA
11 8 (2.10%) Messaging Analyst
11 8 (2.10%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.51%) Web Services
2 15 (3.94%) XML
2 15 (3.94%) HTML
3 14 (3.67%) .NET
3 14 (3.67%) CSS
4 10 (2.62%) JSP
5 9 (2.36%) XSL
5 9 (2.36%) Servlets
5 9 (2.36%) Hibernate
6 8 (2.10%) DHTML
6 8 (2.10%) EJB
7 7 (1.84%) jQuery
8 6 (1.57%) Application Packaging
8 6 (1.57%) REST
9 5 (1.31%) SOAP
10 4 (1.05%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (1.05%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 3 (0.79%) Spring
11 3 (0.79%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.79%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.62%) Replication
2 9 (2.36%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.57%) IVR
4 5 (1.31%) Reference Data
4 5 (1.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 5 (1.31%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.05%) Equities
5 4 (1.05%) Fixed Income
5 4 (1.05%) PMI
5 4 (1.05%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.05%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.79%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.52%) AS400
7 2 (0.52%) NHS
7 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.52%) Blog
7 2 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.52%) iSeries
8 1 (0.26%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 73 (19.16%) Windows
2 40 (10.50%) Windows 7
3 15 (3.94%) Windows XP
4 13 (3.41%) Linux
5 12 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (2.62%) UNIX
7 8 (2.10%) Solaris
8 6 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.57%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.05%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (21.52%) Data Migration
2 62 (16.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 51 (13.39%) Project Management
4 28 (7.35%) Business Analysis
5 27 (7.09%) ETL
6 25 (6.56%) Asset Management
7 23 (6.04%) PRINCE2
7 23 (6.04%) Performance Tuning
8 22 (5.77%) Data Modelling
8 22 (5.77%) Workflow
9 19 (4.99%) Investment Management
10 18 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (4.72%) Data Cleansing
11 17 (4.46%) Change Management
11 17 (4.46%) Data Management
12 15 (3.94%) Fund Accounting
12 15 (3.94%) Test Scripting
12 15 (3.94%) Capacity Planning
12 15 (3.94%) Wealth Management
13 14 (3.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 65 (17.06%) SQL
2 25 (6.56%) PL/SQL
3 20 (5.25%) Java
4 18 (4.72%) PowerShell
5 17 (4.46%) C#
6 15 (3.94%) VBA
7 14 (3.67%) VB
8 11 (2.89%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.84%) Shell Script
10 6 (1.57%) VBScript
11 4 (1.05%) C
11 4 (1.05%) PHP
12 3 (0.79%) VB6
13 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.52%) ABAP
13 2 (0.52%) Perl
13 2 (0.52%) C++
13 2 (0.52%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (4.20%) Security Cleared
2 13 (3.41%) SC Cleared
3 6 (1.57%) Degree
3 6 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.05%) ACCA
5 4 (1.05%) CIMA
5 4 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.05%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.05%) ISTQB
6 3 (0.79%) ISEB
7 2 (0.52%) MCSE
7 2 (0.52%) CFA
7 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.26%) VCAP
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.26%) MCPD
8 1 (0.26%) MCSD
8 1 (0.26%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.62%) Data Quality
2 9 (2.36%) QA
3 5 (1.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.05%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 29 (7.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.15%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (1.84%) Oracle RAC
4 6 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.79%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) vCloud
6 1 (0.26%) vSphere
6 1 (0.26%) XenApp
6 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.26%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (5.51%) SCCM
2 8 (2.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (2.10%) HP Quality Center
2 8 (2.10%) Data Guard
3 4 (1.05%) Puppet
3 4 (1.05%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.52%) SCOM
5 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.26%) WSUS
5 1 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.26%) Control-M
5 1 (0.26%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 59 (15.49%) Oracle
2 39 (10.24%) Microsoft
3 17 (4.46%) Lotus
4 15 (3.94%) HP
5 14 (3.67%) Sybase
6 13 (3.41%) VMware
7 8 (2.10%) Citrix
7 8 (2.10%) Genesys
8 7 (1.84%) Dell
8 7 (1.84%) MobileIron
9 6 (1.57%) Cisco
9 6 (1.57%) IBM
9 6 (1.57%) BI-SAM
10 5 (1.31%) Altiris
10 5 (1.31%) Business Objects
10 5 (1.31%) Symantec
11 4 (1.05%) Linedata
11 4 (1.05%) Wyse
11 4 (1.05%) AppSense
11 4 (1.05%) Informatica
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