Period
to 16 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 16 December 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.

Migration
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
16 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 13 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing Migration 219 254 162
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 7.76% 8.65% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.79% 10.00% 9.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 130 168 115
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £304
90th Percentile £575 £575 £533
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 11 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £12.39 £15.86 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.88% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £14.43 £20.11 £39.00
% change year-on-year -28.23% -48.45% +215.79%

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 2,492 2,539 1,685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.27% 86.42% 85.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,247 1,475 991
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £563 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £365
% change year-on-year +2.56% +6.85% -2.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 20 31
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -16.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £11.03 £11.24 £14.25
90th Percentile £44.45 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £23.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year +7.53% +10.71% +7.64%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Edinburgh

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Edinburgh

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 16 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Edinburgh

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Migration.

1 93 (42.47%) Finance
2 61 (27.85%) Banking
3 55 (25.11%) SQL
4 50 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (21.46%) Data Migration
6 43 (19.63%) Oracle
7 39 (17.81%) Data Centre
8 34 (15.53%) Project Management
9 32 (14.61%) Unix
10 28 (12.79%) SQL Server
10 28 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (10.96%) Oracle Database
12 21 (9.59%) ETL
13 20 (9.13%) Microsoft
14 19 (8.68%) Data Modelling
14 19 (8.68%) PRINCE2
15 18 (8.22%) Office 365
16 17 (7.76%) Asset Management
17 16 (7.31%) Windows
17 16 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
18 15 (6.85%) Database Tuning
18 15 (6.85%) Database Security
19 14 (6.39%) SharePoint
19 14 (6.39%) Business Analysis
20 13 (5.94%) Cisco
20 13 (5.94%) Solaris
20 13 (5.94%) Informix
20 13 (5.94%) DevOps
20 13 (5.94%) Virtual Team
20 13 (5.94%) Amazon AWS

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 14 (6.39%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.65%) SAS
3 4 (1.83%) JBoss
3 4 (1.83%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (1.83%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.37%) Apache
4 3 (1.37%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.46%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.91%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (0.91%) Actimize
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.46%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.46%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 18 (8.22%) Office 365
2 13 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.83%) Amazon S3
6 3 (1.37%) SaaS
7 2 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.91%) Amazon ELB
7 2 (0.91%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.91%) Amazon SageMaker
7 2 (0.91%) GitHub
7 2 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.91%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.91%) Route 53
7 2 (0.91%) Yammer
8 1 (0.46%) IaaS
8 1 (0.46%) PaaS
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.83%) SAN
1 4 (1.83%) WAN
1 4 (1.83%) WebEx
2 3 (1.37%) Cisco ISE
2 3 (1.37%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.37%) Skype
2 3 (1.37%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.91%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.46%) Network Security
4 1 (0.46%) Wireless
4 1 (0.46%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (12.79%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.96%) Oracle Database
3 16 (7.31%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (5.94%) Informix
5 12 (5.48%) MongoDB
5 12 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
6 11 (5.02%) OLAP
7 6 (2.74%) Data Mining
7 6 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
8 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (2.28%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (2.28%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.83%) Power BI
9 4 (1.83%) PowerCenter
9 4 (1.83%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.83%) Relational Database
9 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.91%) Oracle OLAP
Development Applications
1 7 (3.20%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (2.74%) Oracle APEX
2 6 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (2.28%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.28%) Visual Studio Team System
4 4 (1.83%) JIRA
5 3 (1.37%) ERwin
5 3 (1.37%) Maven
5 3 (1.37%) NUnit
5 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.46%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.46%) fastlane
6 1 (0.46%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.46%) Hudson
6 1 (0.46%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (0.46%) JMeter
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 93 (42.47%) Finance
2 61 (27.85%) Banking
3 9 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 7 (3.20%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.83%) Retail
6 3 (1.37%) Front Office
7 2 (0.91%) Legal
8 1 (0.46%) Billing
8 1 (0.46%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.46%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (18.26%) Project Manager
2 35 (15.98%) Developer
3 33 (15.07%) Analyst
4 21 (9.59%) DBA
5 20 (9.13%) Business Analyst
6 15 (6.85%) Administrator
7 12 (5.48%) Architect
8 11 (5.02%) Desktop Engineer
9 10 (4.57%) Migration Analyst
9 10 (4.57%) Senior Manager
9 10 (4.57%) Senior Project Manager
10 9 (4.11%) Ab Initio Developer
10 9 (4.11%) Consultant
10 9 (4.11%) Data Migration Analyst
10 9 (4.11%) Migration Manager
11 7 (3.20%) Data Centre Manager
11 7 (3.20%) Migration Project Manager
11 7 (3.20%) Solaris Administrator
11 7 (3.20%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 7 (3.20%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.57%) Middleware
2 6 (2.74%) .NET
3 5 (2.28%) HTML
4 4 (1.83%) .NET Framework
4 4 (1.83%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.83%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (1.83%) SOAP
4 4 (1.83%) Spring
4 4 (1.83%) Web Services
4 4 (1.83%) XML
5 3 (1.37%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.37%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.37%) CSS
5 3 (1.37%) CSS3
5 3 (1.37%) HTML5
5 3 (1.37%) jQuery
5 3 (1.37%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (1.37%) React
6 2 (0.91%) Core Data
Miscellaneous
1 39 (17.81%) Data Centre
2 13 (5.94%) Virtual Team
3 7 (3.20%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.20%) Private Cloud
4 5 (2.28%) Clustering
4 5 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (2.28%) Replication
5 4 (1.83%) Blackberry
5 4 (1.83%) Handset
5 4 (1.83%) Oracle Licensing
6 3 (1.37%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.37%) Derivative
6 3 (1.37%) Equities
6 3 (1.37%) Fixed Income
6 3 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.37%) iPad
6 3 (1.37%) PMI
6 3 (1.37%) User Experience
7 2 (0.91%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.91%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 32 (14.61%) Unix
2 16 (7.31%) Windows
3 13 (5.94%) Solaris
4 10 (4.57%) Linux
4 10 (4.57%) Windows 10
5 8 (3.65%) Windows 7
6 5 (2.28%) Windows XP
7 3 (1.37%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.46%) Android
8 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.46%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.83%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (21.46%) Data Migration
3 34 (15.53%) Project Management
4 28 (12.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (9.59%) ETL
6 19 (8.68%) Data Modelling
6 19 (8.68%) PRINCE2
7 17 (7.76%) Asset Management
8 15 (6.85%) Database Security
8 15 (6.85%) Database Tuning
9 14 (6.39%) Business Analysis
10 13 (5.94%) Change Control
10 13 (5.94%) DevOps
10 13 (5.94%) Time Management
11 10 (4.57%) Data Analysis
12 9 (4.11%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (4.11%) Change Management
12 9 (4.11%) ITIL
12 9 (4.11%) Re-Platforming
13 8 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 55 (25.11%) SQL
2 10 (4.57%) Shell Script
3 9 (4.11%) Java
4 8 (3.65%) C#
4 8 (3.65%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.74%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.28%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.37%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.37%) TypeScript
9 2 (0.91%) Apple Swift
9 2 (0.91%) C
9 2 (0.91%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.46%) C++
10 1 (0.46%) VBA
10 1 (0.46%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (1.83%) ISTQB
1 4 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.37%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.37%) Security Cleared
3 2 (0.91%) CCNP
3 2 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.46%) CCIE
4 1 (0.46%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (0.46%) Degree
4 1 (0.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.65%) Data Quality
2 7 (3.20%) PMO
3 6 (2.74%) GDPR
3 6 (2.74%) QA
4 3 (1.37%) FATCA
4 3 (1.37%) MiFID
4 3 (1.37%) Solvency II
5 2 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 12 (5.48%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.83%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.91%) XenApp
3 2 (0.91%) XenServer
4 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.46%) Xen
4 1 (0.46%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (3.20%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (2.28%) Ansible
3 3 (1.37%) SCCM
4 2 (0.91%) Grafana
4 2 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.91%) Prometheus
4 2 (0.91%) SCOM
5 1 (0.46%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.46%) Cacti
5 1 (0.46%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.46%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.46%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.46%) Puppet
5 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.46%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (19.63%) Oracle
2 20 (9.13%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.94%) Cisco
4 9 (4.11%) Ab Initio
5 7 (3.20%) Sun
6 6 (2.74%) Avaya
6 6 (2.74%) Talend
7 5 (2.28%) Verint
8 4 (1.83%) Apple
8 4 (1.83%) BT
8 4 (1.83%) Informatica
9 3 (1.37%) CA
9 3 (1.37%) Citrix
9 3 (1.37%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.37%) SolarWinds
9 3 (1.37%) Speakerbus
10 2 (0.91%) Pega
10 2 (0.91%) Tableau
10 2 (0.91%) Teradata
10 2 (0.91%) VMware