The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 11 11 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 +16
Contract jobs citing Migration 309 284 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.67% 9.39% 6.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.79% 11.73% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 161 162 97
Median daily rate £390 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £268 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £516
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Median hourly rate - £12.35 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.20%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
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
2416 2421 2146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 83.45% 80.03% 78.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1387 1257 1178
Median daily rate £375 £360 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 67 39
Median hourly rate £37.50 £30.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.95% +22.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £40.00 £38.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +2 167 £400 +6.66% 16
Glasgow -2 56 £390 +4.00% 2
Renfrewshire -7 48 £340 -17.57%
Aberdeen - 8 - - 1
Stirling - 5 £425 -
Moray - 2 £420 -
West Lothian 0 1 £400 +13.33%
Scottish Borders - 1 £450 -
Lanarkshire - 1 £200 -
Migration
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Migration.

1 263 (45.11%) Finance
2 171 (29.33%) Banking
3 126 (21.61%) Data Migration
4 118 (20.24%) Windows
5 99 (16.98%) Unix
6 98 (16.81%) SQL
6 98 (16.81%) Microsoft
6 98 (16.81%) PowerShell
7 96 (16.47%) Security Cleared
8 94 (16.12%) Retail
9 93 (15.95%) Solaris
10 87 (14.92%) Oracle
11 86 (14.75%) Data Centre
12 84 (14.41%) Retail Banking
13 79 (13.55%) Windows Server
14 72 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
15 71 (12.18%) Office 365
16 67 (11.49%) SC Cleared
17 65 (11.15%) Active Directory
17 65 (11.15%) Windows Server 2012
18 57 (9.78%) Linux
18 57 (9.78%) MS Excel
19 55 (9.43%) Law
19 55 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
20 54 (9.26%) SharePoint
20 54 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
21 51 (8.75%) Veritas
21 51 (8.75%) Project Management
21 51 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
22 47 (8.06%) HP

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 54 (9.26%) SharePoint
2 47 (8.06%) MS Exchange
3 43 (7.38%) Skype for Business
4 39 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 38 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 28 (4.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 27 (4.63%) OpenStack
9 24 (4.12%) Office Communications Server
10 19 (3.26%) SAS
11 18 (3.09%) SharePoint 2010
11 18 (3.09%) SharePoint 2013
12 17 (2.92%) IIS
13 16 (2.74%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.54%) CMS
14 9 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (1.20%) JBoss
16 6 (1.03%) Apache
17 5 (0.86%) Sitecore CMS
18 4 (0.69%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 57 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 12 (2.06%) MS Office
3 9 (1.54%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.37%) MS Project
5 6 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.34%) DOC1
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Teamcenter
2 3 (0.51%) Hi Portfolio
2 3 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
3 2 (0.34%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 2 (0.34%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.17%) OpenText MBPM
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
Cloud Services
1 71 (12.18%) Office 365
2 26 (4.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.40%) PaaS
4 11 (1.89%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.69%) SaaS
6 2 (0.34%) IaaS
6 2 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 1 (0.17%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 33 (5.66%) Skype
2 29 (4.97%) DNS
3 23 (3.95%) SAN
4 17 (2.92%) Firewall
5 12 (2.06%) WAN
6 10 (1.72%) TCP/IP
7 9 (1.54%) Kerberos
7 9 (1.54%) LAN
8 8 (1.37%) SSL
9 7 (1.20%) DHCP
10 6 (1.03%) Intranet
11 5 (0.86%) LDAP
11 5 (0.86%) VPN
12 4 (0.69%) Internet
13 3 (0.51%) BGP
13 3 (0.51%) BIG-IP
13 3 (0.51%) PBX
13 3 (0.51%) Structured Cabling
13 3 (0.51%) VoIP
13 3 (0.51%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (7.89%) Data Warehouse
2 37 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 23 (3.95%) Oracle Database
4 11 (1.89%) PowerCenter
5 8 (1.37%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 8 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
6 7 (1.20%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.20%) MS Access
6 7 (1.20%) MySQL
6 7 (1.20%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.03%) Informix
7 6 (1.03%) ObjectStore
7 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 6 (1.03%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.03%) Spatial Data
8 5 (0.86%) Big Data
9 4 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 10g
10 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (3.09%) Visual Studio
2 16 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 15 (2.57%) Jenkins
4 11 (1.89%) MSBuild
4 11 (1.89%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (1.89%) TeamCity
5 10 (1.72%) ERwin
6 7 (1.20%) Git (software)
6 7 (1.20%) JIRA
7 5 (0.86%) Ant
7 5 (0.86%) HP UFT
7 5 (0.86%) LoadRunner
7 5 (0.86%) NUnit
8 4 (0.69%) Subversion
9 3 (0.51%) Flyway
9 3 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
10 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.34%) Bitbucket
10 2 (0.34%) Gradle
10 2 (0.34%) Mockito
General
1 263 (45.11%) Finance
2 171 (29.33%) Banking
3 94 (16.12%) Retail
4 84 (14.41%) Retail Banking
5 55 (9.43%) Law
6 22 (3.77%) Legal
7 6 (1.03%) Back Office
7 6 (1.03%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.86%) Billing
9 2 (0.34%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.34%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.17%) French Language
10 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.17%) International Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Marketing
10 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 97 (16.64%) Analyst
2 66 (11.32%) Project Manager
3 65 (11.15%) Consultant
4 49 (8.40%) Architect
5 44 (7.55%) Developer
6 42 (7.20%) Business Analyst
7 33 (5.66%) Migration Manager
8 31 (5.32%) Administrator
8 31 (5.32%) Test Manager
9 23 (3.95%) Infrastructure Architect
9 23 (3.95%) Migration Project Manager
10 21 (3.60%) Unix Consultant
11 19 (3.26%) Programme Manager
12 18 (3.09%) IT Manager
13 17 (2.92%) Data Analyst
13 17 (2.92%) Senior Manager
13 17 (2.92%) Solaris Consultant
14 16 (2.74%) Systems Administrator
15 15 (2.57%) Messaging Engineer
15 15 (2.57%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (5.49%) .NET
2 21 (3.60%) Middleware
3 18 (3.09%) XML
4 16 (2.74%) CSS
5 14 (2.40%) J2EE
6 13 (2.23%) ASP.NET
6 13 (2.23%) HTML
6 13 (2.23%) Spring
6 13 (2.23%) Web Services
7 9 (1.54%) jQuery
7 9 (1.54%) XSLT
8 8 (1.37%) REST
9 6 (1.03%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.86%) PostGIS
11 4 (0.69%) AngularJS
11 4 (0.69%) JSP
12 3 (0.51%) SOAP
13 2 (0.34%) ActiveMQ
13 2 (0.34%) Hibernate
13 2 (0.34%) IBM Integration Bus
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.75%) Data Centre
2 39 (6.69%) Clustering
3 33 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 14 (2.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 12 (2.06%) Credit Risk
7 9 (1.54%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.03%) Private Cloud
9 5 (0.86%) iPad
9 5 (0.86%) User Experience
10 4 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (0.69%) Equities
10 4 (0.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.69%) Market Risk
10 4 (0.69%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.69%) Replication
10 4 (0.69%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.51%) Data Integration
11 3 (0.51%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.51%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 118 (20.24%) Windows
2 99 (16.98%) Unix
3 93 (15.95%) Solaris
4 79 (13.55%) Windows Server
5 65 (11.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (9.78%) Linux
7 54 (9.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (8.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (6.69%) AIX
10 27 (4.63%) HPUX
11 23 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 12 (2.06%) Windows 7
13 6 (1.03%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.51%) Windows 2000
14 3 (0.51%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
16 1 (0.17%) OS/390
16 1 (0.17%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 126 (21.61%) Data Migration
2 72 (12.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
4 51 (8.75%) Project Management
5 47 (8.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 43 (7.38%) Data Modelling
7 34 (5.83%) ETL
8 28 (4.80%) Analytics
9 27 (4.63%) Data Analysis
10 26 (4.46%) Load Balancing
11 25 (4.29%) Change Management
11 25 (4.29%) Configuration Management
11 25 (4.29%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (3.95%) Business Analysis
12 23 (3.95%) DevOps
13 21 (3.60%) Defect Management
13 21 (3.60%) Test Strategy
14 17 (2.92%) Data Management
15 16 (2.74%) Requirements Analysis
16 15 (2.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 98 (16.81%) PowerShell
1 98 (16.81%) SQL
2 40 (6.86%) C#
3 32 (5.49%) Java
4 28 (4.80%) JavaScript
5 18 (3.09%) Perl
6 16 (2.74%) Python
7 12 (2.06%) Ruby
8 10 (1.72%) Bash Shell
8 10 (1.72%) VBScript
9 9 (1.54%) Bourne shell
9 9 (1.54%) C++
9 9 (1.54%) Korn
10 8 (1.37%) PL/SQL
10 8 (1.37%) T-SQL
11 6 (1.03%) VB
12 5 (0.86%) Shell Script
12 5 (0.86%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.51%) PHP
13 3 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 96 (16.47%) Security Cleared
2 67 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 43 (7.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 40 (6.86%) MCSE
5 30 (5.15%) Degree
6 14 (2.40%) ISEB
7 12 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.20%) CCNP
8 7 (1.20%) ISTQB
8 7 (1.20%) MCSD
8 7 (1.20%) PMI Certification
9 5 (0.86%) PMP
10 4 (0.69%) CCDP
10 4 (0.69%) CCNA
10 4 (0.69%) DV Cleared
10 4 (0.69%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
11 3 (0.51%) JNCIA
12 2 (0.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 1 (0.17%) CISSP
13 1 (0.17%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.46%) Data Quality
2 19 (3.26%) QA
3 14 (2.40%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.03%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.69%) SLA
6 1 (0.17%) Basel III
6 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
6 1 (0.17%) EMIR
6 1 (0.17%) FATCA
System Software
1 65 (11.15%) Active Directory
2 36 (6.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 32 (5.49%) Veritas File System
3 32 (5.49%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 18 (3.09%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (2.23%) Docker
6 12 (2.06%) DFS Replication
6 12 (2.06%) Hyper-V
7 9 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (1.03%) SRDF
9 3 (0.51%) Brightmail
9 3 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.51%) RACF
9 3 (0.51%) XenApp
9 3 (0.51%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.17%) UAG
11 1 (0.17%) vCloud
11 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 18 (3.09%) SCCM
2 13 (2.23%) Ansible
3 11 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (1.89%) Puppet
4 8 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
6 6 (1.03%) NetBackup
7 4 (0.69%) SCOM
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.17%) BladeLogic
9 1 (0.17%) CFEngine
9 1 (0.17%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.17%) Nagios
9 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.17%) OpenView
9 1 (0.17%) QRadar
9 1 (0.17%) SCVMM
9 1 (0.17%) WSUS
9 1 (0.17%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 98 (16.81%) Microsoft
2 87 (14.92%) Oracle
3 51 (8.75%) Veritas
4 47 (8.06%) HP
5 23 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 22 (3.77%) IronPort
7 20 (3.43%) VMware
8 18 (3.09%) IBM
9 17 (2.92%) EMC
9 17 (2.92%) Teradata
10 16 (2.74%) Cisco
11 14 (2.40%) Citrix
12 13 (2.23%) Informatica
13 12 (2.06%) Splunk
14 11 (1.89%) CA
14 11 (1.89%) Nintex
15 6 (1.03%) Juniper
15 6 (1.03%) SAP
15 6 (1.03%) ServiceNow
16 5 (0.86%) Sitecore
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