Period
to 20 September 2018

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 6 months to 20 September 2018 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
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 88 60 80
Rank change year-on-year -28 +20 -15
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 47 80 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.58% 2.99% 2.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.79% 3.53% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 54 39
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £468 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +20.11% +6.64%
10th Percentile £349 £330 £300
90th Percentile £514 £675 £503
Scotland median daily rate £448 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -0.56% +20.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £13.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.73 £13.00 -
% change year-on-year +67.15% - -

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2,622 2,264 2,085
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.28% 84.57% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,414 1,326 1,193
Edinburgh median daily rate £420 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +5.60%
10th Percentile £278 £263 £269
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £363
% change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 21 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £15.86 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.63% +0.28% -4.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.17 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £30.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% -13.93% +45.24%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Data Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

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 6 months to 20 September 2018.

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 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 47 (100.00%) Migration
2 23 (48.94%) SQL
3 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (36.17%) Oracle
4 17 (36.17%) Finance
5 15 (31.91%) ETL
6 13 (27.66%) Data Analysis
7 12 (25.53%) Database Tuning
7 12 (25.53%) Database Security
7 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
8 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
9 10 (21.28%) Informix
9 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
10 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
10 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
10 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
11 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
11 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
12 7 (14.89%) DevOps
12 7 (14.89%) Data Mapping
12 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
13 6 (12.77%) Data Structures
13 6 (12.77%) Re-Platforming
14 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
14 5 (10.64%) JIRA
15 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
15 4 (8.51%) QA
15 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
15 4 (8.51%) Pentaho
15 4 (8.51%) Visualisation

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 (4.26%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.13%) SAP SD
1 1 (2.13%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (25.53%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (21.28%) Informix
3 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
4 9 (19.15%) MongoDB
4 9 (19.15%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (8.51%) Pentaho
6 2 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (4.26%) InfluxDB
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.13%) DB2
7 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) OLAP
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.13%) Power BI
7 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) JIRA
2 2 (4.26%) Visual Studio Team System
3 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Hudson
3 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
3 1 (2.13%) Subversion
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Retail
4 1 (2.13%) Front Office
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) DBA
3 10 (21.28%) Data Migration Analyst
3 10 (21.28%) Migration Analyst
4 8 (17.02%) Data Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Administrator
5 7 (14.89%) Business Analyst
5 7 (14.89%) Data Business Analyst
6 6 (12.77%) Data Migration Business Analyst
7 5 (10.64%) Developer
8 4 (8.51%) Data Migration Lead
8 4 (8.51%) ETL Developer
8 4 (8.51%) MongoDB DBA
8 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL DBA
9 3 (6.38%) Senior DBA
10 2 (4.26%) Architect
10 2 (4.26%) Consultant
10 2 (4.26%) Scrum Master
10 2 (4.26%) SQL DBA
10 2 (4.26%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (2.13%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.13%) HATEOAS
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) REST
2 1 (2.13%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) User Experience
3 1 (2.13%) Clustering
3 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.13%) FMCG
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Unix
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (100.00%) Migration
2 19 (40.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (31.91%) ETL
4 13 (27.66%) Data Analysis
5 12 (25.53%) Database Security
5 12 (25.53%) Database Tuning
6 9 (19.15%) Data Modelling
7 8 (17.02%) Business Analysis
8 7 (14.89%) Data Mapping
8 7 (14.89%) DevOps
8 7 (14.89%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (12.77%) Re-Platforming
10 5 (10.64%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (8.51%) Data Integration
11 4 (8.51%) ETL Development
11 4 (8.51%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (8.51%) Visualisation
12 3 (6.38%) Data Architecture
12 3 (6.38%) Scrum
12 3 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 23 (48.94%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) Java
2 4 (8.51%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.26%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) Data Quality
2 4 (8.51%) QA
3 3 (6.38%) GDPR
4 2 (4.26%) PMO
5 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) Oracle Flashback
2 3 (6.38%) Ansible
3 2 (4.26%) Grafana
3 2 (4.26%) Prometheus
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
4 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.13%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (36.17%) Oracle
2 4 (8.51%) Talend
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.26%) Ab Initio
4 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.13%) Cognos
5 1 (2.13%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.13%) SAP