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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 20 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Migration 218 152 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 7.89% 6.09% 6.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.48% 8.78% 9.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 67 93
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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 £212 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £519 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.11 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.20% -9.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £27.60
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -34.78%
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
2080 1732 1800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 75.25% 69.45% 67.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1135 858 885
Average daily rate £375 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £261 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 48 79
Average hourly rate £32.00 £29.00 £19.78
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +46.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £135.00 £36.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +4 134 £410 +0.30% 6
Glasgow +10 58 £313 +17.92% 4
Aberdeen +5 4 £275 -26.66% 1
Fife - 1 £370 -
Stirling - - - - 2
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 166 (42.89%) Finance
2 105 (27.13%) Banking
3 86 (22.22%) Data Migration
4 68 (17.57%) SQL
5 66 (17.05%) Windows
6 60 (15.50%) Oracle
7 59 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 52 (13.44%) Retail
9 47 (12.14%) Project Management
10 36 (9.30%) Microsoft
11 35 (9.04%) Retail Banking
11 35 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
12 30 (7.75%) Windows 7
13 29 (7.49%) ETL
14 27 (6.98%) Active Directory
15 26 (6.72%) Business Analysis
16 24 (6.20%) Asset Management
16 24 (6.20%) SharePoint
16 24 (6.20%) SQL Server
16 24 (6.20%) PL/SQL
16 24 (6.20%) MS Excel
17 22 (5.68%) PRINCE2
17 22 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
17 22 (5.68%) Oracle Database
17 22 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
18 21 (5.43%) Data Cleansing
19 19 (4.91%) Data Management
19 19 (4.91%) MS Exchange
20 18 (4.65%) Data Modelling
20 18 (4.65%) Data Warehouse

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 24 (6.20%) SharePoint
2 19 (4.91%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.39%) IBM Notes
4 12 (3.10%) SAS
4 12 (3.10%) Lync
5 10 (2.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 9 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
7 8 (2.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 8 (2.07%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (1.55%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.29%) CMS
10 4 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Application Server
11 3 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 2 (0.52%) IIS
12 2 (0.52%) Documentum
12 2 (0.52%) WordPress
12 2 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
12 2 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.26%) FileNet
Applications
1 24 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.10%) MS Project
3 10 (2.58%) MS Visio
4 8 (2.07%) MS Office
5 5 (1.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.52%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 11 (2.84%) Markit EDM
2 10 (2.58%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (2.07%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.07%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (2.07%) Oracle General Ledger
4 6 (1.55%) Oracle Applications
5 4 (1.03%) Oracle Cash Management
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.78%) Oracle iProcurement
6 3 (0.78%) SAP HR
7 2 (0.52%) MultiFonds
7 2 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.26%) LatentZero
8 1 (0.26%) HiPortfolio
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.33%) SMTP
2 6 (1.55%) LAN
2 6 (1.55%) WAN
3 5 (1.29%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.03%) Intranet
4 4 (1.03%) Firewall
4 4 (1.03%) Network Security
5 3 (0.78%) MPLS
5 3 (0.78%) VLAN
5 3 (0.78%) DMZ
5 3 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (0.78%) FTP
5 3 (0.78%) ATM
6 2 (0.52%) DHCP
6 2 (0.52%) DNS
6 2 (0.52%) Wireless
6 2 (0.52%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.26%) Internet
7 1 (0.26%) VPN
7 1 (0.26%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.20%) SQL Server
2 22 (5.68%) Oracle Database
3 18 (4.65%) Data Warehouse
3 18 (4.65%) Oracle Database 11g
4 15 (3.88%) Relational Database
5 13 (3.36%) Oracle Database 10g
6 11 (2.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.58%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.58%) SQL Server 2008
8 9 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (2.07%) SAS Data Integration Studio
10 6 (1.55%) Oracle9i Database
11 5 (1.29%) QlikView
11 5 (1.29%) Oracle OWB
12 4 (1.03%) Pentaho
12 4 (1.03%) MS Access
13 3 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.52%) MySQL
14 2 (0.52%) Base SAS
14 2 (0.52%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 5 (1.29%) MSI
2 3 (0.78%) InstallShield
2 3 (0.78%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.78%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (0.52%) QuickTest Pro
3 2 (0.52%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.52%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.52%) Ant
3 2 (0.52%) JUnit
3 2 (0.52%) Maven
4 1 (0.26%) JIRA
4 1 (0.26%) FitNesse
4 1 (0.26%) Subversion
4 1 (0.26%) TestDirector
4 1 (0.26%) Hudson
4 1 (0.26%) Rational Application Developer
4 1 (0.26%) Jenkins
General
1 166 (42.89%) Finance
2 105 (27.13%) Banking
3 52 (13.44%) Retail
4 35 (9.04%) Retail Banking
5 15 (3.88%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.81%) Back Office
7 4 (1.03%) Marketing
8 3 (0.78%) Front Office
8 3 (0.78%) Legal
9 2 (0.52%) German Language
9 2 (0.52%) Publishing
10 1 (0.26%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 112 (28.94%) Analyst
2 63 (16.28%) Project Manager
3 50 (12.92%) Business Analyst
4 49 (12.66%) Developer
5 29 (7.49%) Consultant
6 17 (4.39%) Data Analyst
7 15 (3.88%) Senior Manager
8 13 (3.36%) Architect
8 13 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
8 13 (3.36%) SharePoint Developer
9 12 (3.10%) Programme Manager
10 11 (2.84%) DBA
10 11 (2.84%) Senior Project Manager
11 10 (2.58%) Support Analyst
12 9 (2.33%) Test Analyst
12 9 (2.33%) Oracle DBA
13 8 (2.07%) Messaging Analyst
13 8 (2.07%) SQL Developer
14 7 (1.81%) SQL Server Developer
14 7 (1.81%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.65%) Web Services
2 15 (3.88%) HTML
3 14 (3.62%) .NET
3 14 (3.62%) CSS
4 12 (3.10%) XML
5 10 (2.58%) JSP
6 9 (2.33%) Servlets
6 9 (2.33%) XSL
6 9 (2.33%) Hibernate
7 8 (2.07%) DHTML
7 8 (2.07%) EJB
8 7 (1.81%) jQuery
9 4 (1.03%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
10 3 (0.78%) EDI
10 3 (0.78%) Spring
10 3 (0.78%) REST
10 3 (0.78%) Application Packaging
10 3 (0.78%) J2EE
10 3 (0.78%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.04%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.58%) Management Information System
2 10 (2.58%) Replication
3 6 (1.55%) IVR
4 5 (1.29%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.03%) PMI
5 4 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (1.03%) Credit Risk
5 4 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (1.03%) Data Integration
6 3 (0.78%) Reference Data
6 3 (0.78%) Fixed Income
6 3 (0.78%) Equities
7 2 (0.52%) Fat Client
7 2 (0.52%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (0.52%) NHS
7 2 (0.52%) Thin Client
7 2 (0.52%) AS400
7 2 (0.52%) iSeries
7 2 (0.52%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 66 (17.05%) Windows
2 30 (7.75%) Windows 7
3 14 (3.62%) Linux
4 13 (3.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (2.84%) Windows XP
6 10 (2.58%) UNIX
7 8 (2.07%) Solaris
8 6 (1.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.29%) Windows 2000
10 4 (1.03%) Windows 8
11 3 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.26%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (22.22%) Data Migration
2 59 (15.25%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (12.14%) Project Management
4 29 (7.49%) ETL
5 26 (6.72%) Business Analysis
6 24 (6.20%) Asset Management
7 22 (5.68%) PRINCE2
7 22 (5.68%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
8 21 (5.43%) Data Cleansing
9 19 (4.91%) Data Management
10 18 (4.65%) Data Modelling
11 17 (4.39%) Workflow
11 17 (4.39%) Change Management
11 17 (4.39%) Investment Management
12 16 (4.13%) Data Analysis
13 15 (3.88%) Wealth Management
14 14 (3.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (3.36%) Fund Accounting
15 13 (3.36%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 68 (17.57%) SQL
2 24 (6.20%) PL/SQL
3 18 (4.65%) PowerShell
3 18 (4.65%) Java
4 16 (4.13%) C#
5 14 (3.62%) VBA
5 14 (3.62%) VB
6 11 (2.84%) JavaScript
7 7 (1.81%) Shell Script
8 6 (1.55%) VBScript
9 4 (1.03%) C
9 4 (1.03%) PHP
10 3 (0.78%) VB6
10 3 (0.78%) ABAP
11 2 (0.52%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.52%) Perl
11 2 (0.52%) C++
12 1 (0.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (4.39%) Security Cleared
2 14 (3.62%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 6 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (1.03%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.03%) Degree
5 4 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (1.03%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.03%) ACCA
5 4 (1.03%) CIMA
6 3 (0.78%) MCSE
6 3 (0.78%) ISEB
7 2 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (0.52%) CFA
7 2 (0.52%) VCAP
7 2 (0.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.26%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CCNA
8 1 (0.26%) MCSD
8 1 (0.26%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.84%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.07%) QA
3 6 (1.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (1.03%) SLA
5 1 (0.26%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 27 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 9 (2.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (2.07%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.52%) vSphere
5 2 (0.52%) vCloud
6 1 (0.26%) GPFS
6 1 (0.26%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.26%) XenApp
6 1 (0.26%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.26%) ProxySG
6 1 (0.26%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 13 (3.36%) SCCM
2 9 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
3 8 (2.07%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (2.07%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.26%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (0.26%) Control-M
4 1 (0.26%) ZENworks
4 1 (0.26%) WSUS
4 1 (0.26%) Puppet
4 1 (0.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.26%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 60 (15.50%) Oracle
2 36 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 18 (4.65%) HP
4 17 (4.39%) Lotus
5 14 (3.62%) VMware
6 13 (3.36%) Sybase
7 9 (2.33%) Cisco
7 9 (2.33%) IBM
8 8 (2.07%) Genesys
9 7 (1.81%) Dell
9 7 (1.81%) Citrix
9 7 (1.81%) Teradata
9 7 (1.81%) MobileIron
10 6 (1.55%) BI-SAM
11 5 (1.29%) Altiris
11 5 (1.29%) Informatica
11 5 (1.29%) Symantec
11 5 (1.29%) Business Objects
12 4 (1.03%) SAP
12 4 (1.03%) Red Hat
Stirling
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Glasgow
DP Connect
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £350 per day + doe
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Rate: £450 - £530 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Dundee
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Aberdeen
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Glasgow
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago