Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 79 69
Rank change year-on-year -10 -10 -5
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 48 61 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.67% 2.09% 2.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.87% 2.45% 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 44 35
Edinburgh median daily rate £488 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.18% +3.13% +1.27%
10th Percentile £375 £325 £293
90th Percentile £575 £590 £470
Scotland median daily rate £475 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +18.75% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £13.00 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £20.21 -

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 2,561 2,487 1,851
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.86% 85.29% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,307 1,446 1,054
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -
10th Percentile £269 £263 £258
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £356
% change year-on-year +2.56% +9.55% -5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 18 29
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.00% +12.61%
10th Percentile £10.93 £11.22 £11.40
90th Percentile £43.75 £37.52 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +4.17% +14.29% -

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 48 (100.00%) Migration
2 28 (58.33%) SQL
3 20 (41.67%) Oracle
4 19 (39.58%) ETL
5 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
5 17 (35.42%) Finance
5 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (31.25%) Database Tuning
6 15 (31.25%) Database Security
7 13 (27.08%) Informix
7 13 (27.08%) Data Warehouse
7 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
8 12 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
8 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
9 11 (22.92%) Data Modelling
10 10 (20.83%) Unix
11 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
11 9 (18.75%) Ab Initio
12 8 (16.67%) DevOps
12 8 (16.67%) OLAP
13 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
13 7 (14.58%) Re-Platforming
14 6 (12.50%) Data Mapping
14 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
14 6 (12.50%) Talend
14 6 (12.50%) Data Quality
14 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
15 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
15 5 (10.42%) Metadata Management
16 4 (8.33%) Ansible

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 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.08%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.08%) GitHub
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (35.42%) SQL Server
2 13 (27.08%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (27.08%) Informix
2 13 (27.08%) Oracle Database
3 12 (25.00%) MongoDB
3 12 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
4 8 (16.67%) OLAP
5 2 (4.17%) InfluxDB
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (2.08%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (2.08%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (2.08%) DataStage
6 1 (2.08%) DB2
6 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.08%) Power BI
6 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) JIRA
1 2 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (2.08%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.08%) Hudson
2 1 (2.08%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.08%) Subversion
General
1 17 (35.42%) Finance
2 4 (8.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (2.08%) Front Office
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (33.33%) DBA
2 11 (22.92%) Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Data Migration Analyst
3 9 (18.75%) Migration Analyst
4 8 (16.67%) Ab Initio Developer
4 8 (16.67%) Administrator
4 8 (16.67%) Developer
5 6 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Data Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Data Migration Business Analyst
5 6 (12.50%) Senior DBA
6 5 (10.42%) Architect
6 5 (10.42%) Data Analyst
6 5 (10.42%) Data Migration Lead
6 5 (10.42%) MongoDB DBA
6 5 (10.42%) PostgreSQL DBA
7 4 (8.33%) Data Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Data Migration Architect
8 3 (6.25%) Migration Architect
9 2 (4.17%) AWS Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) Web Services
2 1 (2.08%) CSS
2 1 (2.08%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.08%) HATEOAS
2 1 (2.08%) HTML
2 1 (2.08%) REST
2 1 (2.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.25%) Data Structures
1 3 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.08%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.08%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Unix
2 3 (6.25%) Linux
2 3 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.08%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (100.00%) Migration
2 19 (39.58%) ETL
3 17 (35.42%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (31.25%) Database Security
4 15 (31.25%) Database Tuning
5 11 (22.92%) Data Modelling
6 8 (16.67%) DevOps
7 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
7 7 (14.58%) Re-Platforming
8 6 (12.50%) Data Mapping
8 6 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (12.50%) Visualisation
9 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (10.42%) Metadata Management
10 4 (8.33%) Business Transformation
10 4 (8.33%) Data Analysis
10 4 (8.33%) Data Protection
11 3 (6.25%) Data Integration
11 3 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
11 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (58.33%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.08%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.08%) Python
4 1 (2.08%) X++
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) Data Quality
2 3 (6.25%) PMO
2 3 (6.25%) QA
3 2 (4.17%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 4 (8.33%) Ansible
2 2 (4.17%) Grafana
2 2 (4.17%) Prometheus
2 2 (4.17%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (41.67%) Oracle
2 9 (18.75%) Ab Initio
3 6 (12.50%) Talend
4 4 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 2 (4.17%) Teradata
6 1 (2.08%) Cognos
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat