Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 89 74 73
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 42 74 39
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.62% 2.47% 2.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.85% 2.82% 2.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 50 24
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £403 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.12% +0.63% -
10th Percentile £371 £350 £317
90th Percentile £575 £601 £484
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +18.75% +5.96% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £20.21 £17.50
% change year-on-year - +15.49% +14.75%

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 2,267 2,622 1,494
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 87.36% 87.69% 85.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,169 1,555 932
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £285 £250
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 20 30
Edinburgh median hourly rate £27.75 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -16.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £13.61 £12.83 £14.23
90th Percentile £45.99 £119.33 £52.02
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +13.95% +10.26% -40.00%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019, 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 42 (100.00%) Migration
2 26 (61.90%) ETL
3 25 (59.52%) SQL
4 19 (45.24%) Oracle
5 16 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 12 (28.57%) Unix
8 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
8 11 (26.19%) OLAP
8 11 (26.19%) Ab Initio
8 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (23.81%) Database Tuning
9 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
9 10 (23.81%) Database Security
9 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
9 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (23.81%) Finance
9 10 (23.81%) Informix
10 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
10 8 (19.05%) Metadata Management
11 6 (14.29%) Talend
11 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
11 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
12 5 (11.90%) JIRA
12 5 (11.90%) ERP
13 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
13 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
13 4 (9.52%) Windows
13 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
13 4 (9.52%) Retail

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:

Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Raiser's Edge
1 1 (2.38%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.38%) GitHub
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
2 1 (2.38%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (38.10%) Data Warehouse
2 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 11 (26.19%) OLAP
4 10 (23.81%) Informix
4 10 (23.81%) MongoDB
4 10 (23.81%) Oracle Database
4 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (4.76%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (2.38%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.38%) DataStage
6 1 (2.38%) DB2
6 1 (2.38%) InfluxDB
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Hudson
2 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (26.19%) Ab Initio Developer
2 11 (26.19%) DBA
3 7 (16.67%) Administrator
3 7 (16.67%) Data Migration Lead
4 6 (14.29%) Senior DBA
5 4 (9.52%) Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Data Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Data Migration Architect
6 3 (7.14%) ETL Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Migration Architect
6 3 (7.14%) MongoDB DBA
6 3 (7.14%) PostgreSQL DBA
6 3 (7.14%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) AWS Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Azure Architect
8 1 (2.38%) Data Business Analyst
8 1 (2.38%) Data Modeller
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (7.14%) User Experience
2 2 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Clustering
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Unix
2 4 (9.52%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (2.38%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (100.00%) Migration
2 26 (61.90%) ETL
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (23.81%) Database Security
4 10 (23.81%) Database Tuning
5 8 (19.05%) Data Analysis
5 8 (19.05%) Metadata Management
6 6 (14.29%) Visualisation
7 5 (11.90%) ERP
8 4 (9.52%) Asset Management
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Data Extraction
8 4 (9.52%) Data Modelling
8 4 (9.52%) DevOps
8 4 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
8 4 (9.52%) Validation
9 3 (7.14%) Business Transformation
9 3 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (7.14%) Data Transformation
9 3 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 25 (59.52%) SQL
2 11 (26.19%) Shell Script
3 4 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.38%) ISTQB
1 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) Data Quality
2 3 (7.14%) PMO
2 3 (7.14%) QA
3 1 (2.38%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) Ansible
2 1 (2.38%) Grafana
2 1 (2.38%) Prometheus
2 1 (2.38%) SCOM
2 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 19 (45.24%) Oracle
2 11 (26.19%) Ab Initio
3 6 (14.29%) Talend
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.76%) Teradata
5 1 (2.38%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.38%) SolarWinds