The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Lothian region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 9 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Contract jobs citing Migration 10 1 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 11.63% 2.63% 29.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.71% 3.03% 33.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 14
Average daily rate
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£380 - £390
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £436 - £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-23.75% -
Migration
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Lothian region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Lothian
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
68 33 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Lothian 79.07% 86.84% 86.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 23 43
Average daily rate £330 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £375 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £42.00 £7.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +460.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.52 £26.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+17.38% -16.12%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the West Lothian region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in West Lothian

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the West Lothian region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in West Lothian

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in West Lothian

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the West Lothian region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in West Lothian

Migration
Contract Job Locations in West Lothian

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the West Lothian region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Livingston +4 10 £380 -
Migration
Scotland

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Lothian

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 8 (50.00%) Finance
3 7 (43.75%) UNIX
4 4 (25.00%) Veritas
4 4 (25.00%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (18.75%) Windows
5 3 (18.75%) Law
5 3 (18.75%) Clustering
5 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 3 (18.75%) Veritas File System
5 3 (18.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (18.75%) Change Control
6 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
6 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (12.50%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
6 2 (12.50%) Firewall
6 2 (12.50%) Banking
6 2 (12.50%) Test Management
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco
6 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
6 2 (12.50%) ISEB

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in West Lothian by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Lothian 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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (6.25%) NAS
2 1 (6.25%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) Symposium
2 1 (6.25%) SAN
2 1 (6.25%) Internet
2 1 (6.25%) LDAP
2 1 (6.25%) LAN
2 1 (6.25%) VoIP
2 1 (6.25%) WLAN
2 1 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (6.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
2 1 (6.25%) Subversion
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Law
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Test Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (12.50%) Solaris Systems Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Avaya Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) UNIX
2 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 3 (18.75%) Windows
4 1 (6.25%) Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Change Control
2 2 (12.50%) ITIL
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Critical Success Factor
2 2 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.25%) Data Migration
3 1 (6.25%) Open Source
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.25%) API Development
3 1 (6.25%) B2B
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Perl
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) AWK
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) sed
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas File System
1 3 (18.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Nagios
1 1 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
1 1 (6.25%) HP SIM
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Spacewalk
1 1 (6.25%) Opsview
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
1 4 (25.00%) Veritas
2 2 (12.50%) CheckPoint
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (6.25%) HP
3 1 (6.25%) EMC
3 1 (6.25%) Avaya
3 1 (6.25%) NetApp