The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Data Migration
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 65 51
Rank change year-on-year +19 -14  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 36 33 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.95% 2.44% 2.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.54% 2.86% 3.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 22 25
Median daily rate £500 £356 £351
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +40.35% +1.64%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £300 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £473 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +9.11% +3.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £15.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.37% -  

Data Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1017 1153 1164
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 83.22% 85.41% 82.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 625 605
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 13
Median hourly rate £15.86 £15.82 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.28% -14.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £11.61 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.39 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Data Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in Edinburgh

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Migration in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in Edinburgh

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in Edinburgh

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration in Edinburgh.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 54 (100.00%) Migration
2 32 (59.26%) Finance
3 18 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (31.48%) Workflow
4 17 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
5 16 (29.63%) Performance Testing
5 16 (29.63%) Integration Testing
5 16 (29.63%) Regression Testing
5 16 (29.63%) ERP
5 16 (29.63%) Unit4 Business World
5 16 (29.63%) SDLC
5 16 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
6 12 (22.22%) Local Government
7 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (12.96%) Banking
9 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
9 6 (11.11%) Validation
10 5 (9.26%) Project Management
10 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
11 4 (7.41%) Data Integration
11 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
11 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
11 4 (7.41%) ETL
11 4 (7.41%) Windows
11 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.56%) Legal
12 3 (5.56%) Change Management
12 3 (5.56%) E-Procurement
12 3 (5.56%) XML
12 3 (5.56%) SAP

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (3.70%) SAS
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (1.85%) Oracle Spatial
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 16 (29.63%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (1.85%) SAP BPC
2 1 (1.85%) SAP MII
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (5.56%) PowerCenter
1 3 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) Geospatial Data
3 1 (1.85%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.85%) MaxDB
3 1 (1.85%) Pentaho
3 1 (1.85%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) NWDI
1 1 (1.85%) Subversion
1 1 (1.85%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 32 (59.26%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Local Government
3 7 (12.96%) Banking
4 3 (5.56%) Legal
5 2 (3.70%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 2 (3.70%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (31.48%) Consultant
2 15 (27.78%) Implementation Consultant
3 10 (18.52%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) Business Consultant
3 10 (18.52%) Project Manager
4 7 (12.96%) Migration Manager
5 6 (11.11%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
5 6 (11.11%) Business Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Migration Analyst
6 5 (9.26%) Migration Project Manager
7 4 (7.41%) Data Migration Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Architect
8 3 (5.56%) Data Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Data Migration Business Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Data Migration Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Data Migration Project Manager
8 3 (5.56%) Developer
8 3 (5.56%) Procurement Consultant
8 3 (5.56%) Wealth Management Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) XML
2 1 (1.85%) .NET
2 1 (1.85%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (1.85%) REST
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Basis
2 1 (1.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (100.00%) Migration
2 18 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 17 (31.48%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (31.48%) Workflow
4 16 (29.63%) ERP
4 16 (29.63%) Integration Testing
4 16 (29.63%) Performance Testing
4 16 (29.63%) Regression Testing
4 16 (29.63%) SDLC
4 16 (29.63%) System Integration Testing
5 9 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (11.11%) Data Analysis
6 6 (11.11%) Validation
7 5 (9.26%) Business Analysis
7 5 (9.26%) Project Management
8 4 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (7.41%) Data Integration
8 4 (7.41%) ETL
8 4 (7.41%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.41%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.56%) SQL
2 2 (3.70%) C
3 1 (1.85%) ABAP
3 1 (1.85%) Java
3 1 (1.85%) Perl
3 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
1 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) BC Cleared
2 1 (1.85%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (5.56%) Informatica
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle
1 3 (5.56%) SAP
2 2 (3.70%) Cognos
2 2 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.85%) Sybase
3 1 (1.85%) Teradata