The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Scotland region.

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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 19 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 198 183 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.18% 7.44% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.52% 10.58% 8.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 82 73
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£350 £360 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £164 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £11.50 £10.40 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.63% -37.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.20 £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.35 £15.49 £39.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £20.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-1.23% -20.58%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2080 1730 1686
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.39% 70.35% 64.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 1081 865 812
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 43 61
Average hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.12% +18.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.40 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Migration
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -7 107 £400 -3.32% 6
Glasgow +17 64 £350 +16.66% 7
Stirling -4 4 £250 -9.09% 1
Fife +5 3 £360 +14.28%
Aberdeen +5 3 £525 -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 125 (35.31%) Finance
2 80 (22.60%) Banking
3 73 (20.62%) Data Migration
4 72 (20.34%) Windows
5 51 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 50 (14.12%) Project Management
7 47 (13.28%) SQL
7 47 (13.28%) Oracle
8 45 (12.71%) Windows 7
9 38 (10.73%) Microsoft
10 30 (8.47%) Asset Management
11 29 (8.19%) Retail
12 27 (7.63%) Business Analysis
13 26 (7.34%) Active Directory
14 25 (7.06%) ETL
14 25 (7.06%) Workflow
15 24 (6.78%) SCCM
16 23 (6.50%) Data Modelling
17 22 (6.21%) MS Excel
17 22 (6.21%) SharePoint
17 22 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
18 21 (5.93%) Fund Accounting
18 21 (5.93%) PRINCE2
18 21 (5.93%) SQL Server
19 20 (5.65%) Investment Management
19 20 (5.65%) Oracle Database
20 19 (5.37%) Retail Banking
21 18 (5.08%) Security Cleared
21 18 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
22 17 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (6.21%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.67%) IBM Notes
3 12 (3.39%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (1.98%) CMS
6 6 (1.69%) SAS
6 6 (1.69%) Lync
7 4 (1.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (1.13%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (1.13%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.85%) Documentum
9 2 (0.56%) IIS
9 2 (0.56%) WordPress
9 2 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.28%) ArcSDE
Applications
1 22 (6.21%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.80%) MS Visio
3 14 (3.95%) MS Office
4 10 (2.82%) MS Project
5 3 (0.85%) InfoPath
5 3 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (3.11%) Markit EDM
2 6 (1.69%) MultiFonds
3 5 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Payables
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 4 (1.13%) Oracle General Ledger
5 3 (0.85%) Oracle iProcurement
6 2 (0.56%) HiPortfolio
6 2 (0.56%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.56%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.28%) LatentZero
7 1 (0.28%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.28%) Cognos Controller
7 1 (0.28%) Visualfiles
7 1 (0.28%) AWD
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.28%) Maximo
7 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.69%) Office 365
2 3 (0.85%) SaaS
3 2 (0.56%) Force.com
3 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.69%) Intranet
2 5 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.41%) WAN
3 4 (1.13%) DNS
3 4 (1.13%) SMTP
3 4 (1.13%) LAN
4 3 (0.85%) ATM
4 3 (0.85%) DHCP
4 3 (0.85%) FTP
4 3 (0.85%) Internet
5 2 (0.56%) BGP
5 2 (0.56%) Wireless
5 2 (0.56%) SAN
6 1 (0.28%) IP Telephony
6 1 (0.28%) Network Security
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (0.28%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.28%) HSRP
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.28%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.65%) Oracle Database
3 17 (4.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 12 (3.39%) Relational Database
5 11 (3.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.69%) Oracle OWB
7 6 (1.69%) Oracle9i Database
7 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 5 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.41%) Pentaho
8 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.85%) MS Access
11 2 (0.56%) EDMS
11 2 (0.56%) MySQL
11 2 (0.56%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects XI
12 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
12 1 (0.28%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (1.69%) MSI
1 6 (1.69%) TeamCity
1 6 (1.69%) Maven
2 5 (1.41%) Hudson
2 5 (1.41%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.41%) Ant
3 4 (1.13%) InstallShield
4 3 (0.85%) Wise Package Studio
5 2 (0.56%) JUnit
5 2 (0.56%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.56%) QuickTest Pro
5 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.28%) Subversion
6 1 (0.28%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.28%) Rational Application Developer
6 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
General
1 125 (35.31%) Finance
2 80 (22.60%) Banking
3 29 (8.19%) Retail
4 19 (5.37%) Retail Banking
5 17 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 8 (2.26%) Back Office
7 4 (1.13%) Legal
8 3 (0.85%) Front Office
9 2 (0.56%) Publishing
9 2 (0.56%) Marketing
9 2 (0.56%) German Language
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 100 (28.25%) Analyst
2 60 (16.95%) Project Manager
3 53 (14.97%) Business Analyst
4 41 (11.58%) Developer
5 23 (6.50%) Consultant
6 14 (3.95%) SharePoint Developer
7 12 (3.39%) Data Analyst
8 11 (3.11%) Architect
8 11 (3.11%) Senior Manager
9 10 (2.82%) Support Analyst
9 10 (2.82%) Senior Business Analyst
9 10 (2.82%) Test Analyst
9 10 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
10 8 (2.26%) Administrator
10 8 (2.26%) Applications Packager
10 8 (2.26%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (1.98%) ETL Developer
11 7 (1.98%) Desktop Engineer
11 7 (1.98%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (1.98%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.52%) Web Services
2 14 (3.95%) HTML
2 14 (3.95%) .NET
3 13 (3.67%) CSS
4 12 (3.39%) XML
5 8 (2.26%) Application Packaging
6 7 (1.98%) jQuery
7 6 (1.69%) JSP
7 6 (1.69%) REST
8 5 (1.41%) Servlets
8 5 (1.41%) SOAP
8 5 (1.41%) XSL
8 5 (1.41%) ASP.NET
8 5 (1.41%) Hibernate
9 4 (1.13%) EJB
9 4 (1.13%) DHTML
10 3 (0.85%) Spring
10 3 (0.85%) Software Packaging
10 3 (0.85%) J2EE
11 2 (0.56%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (2.54%) Management Information System
2 6 (1.69%) Replication
3 5 (1.41%) Hedge funds
3 5 (1.41%) Reference Data
3 5 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 5 (1.41%) Mainframe
3 5 (1.41%) Blackberry
4 4 (1.13%) GIS
4 4 (1.13%) Fixed Income
4 4 (1.13%) Equities
5 3 (0.85%) iSeries
5 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
5 3 (0.85%) IVR
6 2 (0.56%) AS400
6 2 (0.56%) PMI
6 2 (0.56%) NHS
6 2 (0.56%) Thin Client
6 2 (0.56%) Blog
6 2 (0.56%) Fat Client
6 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 72 (20.34%) Windows
2 45 (12.71%) Windows 7
3 16 (4.52%) Windows XP
3 16 (4.52%) UNIX
4 12 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (3.11%) Solaris
5 11 (3.11%) Linux
6 9 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (1.98%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.56%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.56%) AIX
8 2 (0.56%) zOS
8 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (20.62%) Data Migration
2 51 (14.41%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (14.12%) Project Management
4 30 (8.47%) Asset Management
5 27 (7.63%) Business Analysis
6 25 (7.06%) ETL
6 25 (7.06%) Workflow
7 23 (6.50%) Data Modelling
8 22 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (5.93%) Fund Accounting
9 21 (5.93%) PRINCE2
10 20 (5.65%) Investment Management
11 18 (5.08%) Performance Tuning
12 17 (4.80%) Data Management
13 16 (4.52%) Data Cleansing
14 15 (4.24%) Use Case
14 15 (4.24%) Test Scripting
14 15 (4.24%) UML
14 15 (4.24%) CRM
14 15 (4.24%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (13.28%) SQL
2 15 (4.24%) PowerShell
2 15 (4.24%) PL/SQL
2 15 (4.24%) C#
3 14 (3.95%) Java
3 14 (3.95%) VB
4 11 (3.11%) JavaScript
5 10 (2.82%) VBA
6 8 (2.26%) Shell Script
7 7 (1.98%) VBScript
8 3 (0.85%) VB6
8 3 (0.85%) PHP
9 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.56%) ABAP
9 2 (0.56%) C
9 2 (0.56%) Perl
9 2 (0.56%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.28%) Korn
10 1 (0.28%) C++
10 1 (0.28%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (5.08%) Security Cleared
2 15 (4.24%) SC Cleared
3 11 (3.11%) Degree
4 6 (1.69%) ACCA
4 6 (1.69%) CIMA
4 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 5 (1.41%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.13%) ISTQB
7 3 (0.85%) ISEB
8 2 (0.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.56%) MCSE
8 2 (0.56%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.56%) CFA
9 1 (0.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.28%) MCPD
9 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.28%) VCAP
9 1 (0.28%) CCNA
9 1 (0.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.11%) QA
2 9 (2.54%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.85%) SLA
3 3 (0.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (7.34%) Active Directory
2 13 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (2.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (1.98%) Oracle RAC
5 3 (0.85%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.28%) ProxySG
7 1 (0.28%) vCloud
7 1 (0.28%) vSphere
7 1 (0.28%) VMware GSX
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 24 (6.78%) SCCM
2 8 (2.26%) Data Guard
2 8 (2.26%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.41%) Puppet
3 5 (1.41%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (0.56%) SCOM
6 1 (0.28%) WSUS
6 1 (0.28%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.28%) ZENworks
6 1 (0.28%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.28%) Control-M
6 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 47 (13.28%) Oracle
2 38 (10.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (3.95%) VMware
3 14 (3.95%) HP
4 13 (3.67%) Lotus
5 10 (2.82%) Sybase
6 9 (2.54%) Informatica
7 8 (2.26%) Dell
7 8 (2.26%) Citrix
8 6 (1.69%) Cisco
8 6 (1.69%) BI-SAM
9 5 (1.41%) IBM
9 5 (1.41%) Genesys
9 5 (1.41%) Symantec
10 4 (1.13%) Linedata
10 4 (1.13%) Wyse
10 4 (1.13%) Altiris
11 3 (0.85%) CA
11 3 (0.85%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.85%) AppSense
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Scottish Government
Rate: Up to £65,000 per annum (23 Month Fixed Term Contract)
Posted: 12 hours ago
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350.00 - £470.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Inverness
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £100 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £340 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
DP Connect
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
DP Connect
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Rate: £275 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £600.00 - £800.00 per day
Posted: 23 days ago