Period
to 25 September 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 25 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.

Migration
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 12 11
Rank change year-on-year -8 -1 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 194 237 256
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 6.54% 8.88% 10.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.43% 10.49% 12.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 164 155
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £308 £320 £313
90th Percentile £525 £643 £500
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £387
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.36% -0.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate £11.50 £15.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.59% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £13.50 £16.68 £39.00
% change year-on-year -19.06% -57.23% +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 2,612 2,259 2,019
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 88.04% 84.64% 85.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,392 1,321 1,157
Edinburgh median daily rate £424 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% +2.56% +4.00%
10th Percentile £280 £263 £265
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £360
% change year-on-year +3.23% +7.64% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 18 19
Edinburgh median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £15.82
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +26.46% -9.63%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.22 £10.96
90th Percentile £44.27 £43.39 £48.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £26.25 £34.50
% change year-on-year -6.48% -23.91% +64.29%

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 25 September 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 25 September 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 82 (42.27%) Finance
2 48 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (24.23%) SQL
4 46 (23.71%) Data Migration
5 44 (22.68%) Banking
6 29 (14.95%) Oracle
6 29 (14.95%) Microsoft
7 28 (14.43%) SQL Server
8 23 (11.86%) Project Management
8 23 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 21 (10.82%) Windows
10 19 (9.79%) Office 365
11 17 (8.76%) Data Analysis
11 17 (8.76%) Business Analysis
12 16 (8.25%) ETL
13 15 (7.73%) Windows 10
14 14 (7.22%) Data Centre
14 14 (7.22%) Data Modelling
14 14 (7.22%) SharePoint
14 14 (7.22%) Java
15 13 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
15 13 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (6.70%) Windows 7
16 12 (6.19%) Time Management
16 12 (6.19%) Database Tuning
16 12 (6.19%) Database Security
16 12 (6.19%) Oracle Database
16 12 (6.19%) JavaScript
16 12 (6.19%) VMware
17 11 (5.67%) Active Directory

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 (7.22%) SharePoint
2 10 (5.15%) SAS
3 9 (4.64%) JBoss
4 8 (4.12%) Apache
4 8 (4.12%) WebSphere
5 7 (3.61%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.03%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.52%) Confluence
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.52%) Oracle Service Bus
8 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (2.06%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) Actimize
1 3 (1.55%) MultiFonds
2 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.03%) HiPortfolio
2 2 (1.03%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.52%) Primavera
3 1 (0.52%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.52%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.79%) Office 365
2 5 (2.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (2.58%) OneDrive
3 4 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.55%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.03%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.03%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (1.03%) Route 53
6 1 (0.52%) Boomi
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.52%) SaaS
6 1 (0.52%) SoftLayer
6 1 (0.52%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.61%) Unified Communications
2 6 (3.09%) Skype
3 4 (2.06%) DNS
3 4 (2.06%) SSL
4 3 (1.55%) Wireshark
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.52%) DHCP
5 1 (0.52%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) HTTP
5 1 (0.52%) NAS
5 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 13 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (6.19%) Oracle Database
4 10 (5.15%) Informix
4 10 (5.15%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.64%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.58%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.06%) Pentaho
7 4 (2.06%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 2 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
9 2 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (1.03%) Data Lake
9 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.03%) InfluxDB
9 2 (1.03%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.03%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (4.64%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.12%) Maven
3 4 (2.06%) JIRA
3 4 (2.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.55%) NUnit
4 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio
4 3 (1.55%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.52%) FitNesse
5 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.52%) Hudson
5 1 (0.52%) MSI
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.52%) Selenium
5 1 (0.52%) Subversion
General
1 82 (42.27%) Finance
2 44 (22.68%) Banking
3 8 (4.12%) Investment Banking
4 6 (3.09%) Retail Banking
5 5 (2.58%) Front Office
6 2 (1.03%) Legal
6 2 (1.03%) Retail
7 1 (0.52%) Back Office
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.52%) Law
7 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.52%) Publishing
7 1 (0.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (20.62%) Analyst
2 36 (18.56%) Project Manager
3 25 (12.89%) Developer
4 21 (10.82%) Business Analyst
5 17 (8.76%) Architect
5 17 (8.76%) DBA
6 14 (7.22%) Migration Analyst
7 10 (5.15%) Data Migration Analyst
7 10 (5.15%) Office 365 Engineer
8 8 (4.12%) Data Analyst
8 8 (4.12%) Desktop Support
8 8 (4.12%) Senior Developer
8 8 (4.12%) Senior Software Developer
8 8 (4.12%) Software Developer
9 7 (3.61%) Administrator
9 7 (3.61%) Data Business Analyst
10 6 (3.09%) Data Migration Business Analyst
10 6 (3.09%) Telephony Manager
10 6 (3.09%) Telephony Project Manager
10 6 (3.09%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.15%) Spring
2 9 (4.64%) Hibernate
3 6 (3.09%) HTML
4 4 (2.06%) .NET
4 4 (2.06%) .NET Framework
4 4 (2.06%) CSS
5 3 (1.55%) ActiveMQ
5 3 (1.55%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (1.55%) CSS3
5 3 (1.55%) HTML5
5 3 (1.55%) jQuery
5 3 (1.55%) KnockoutJS
5 3 (1.55%) React
5 3 (1.55%) XML
6 1 (0.52%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 1 (0.52%) REST
6 1 (0.52%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.22%) Data Centre
2 13 (6.70%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (5.15%) Virtual Team
4 6 (3.09%) Data Structures
4 6 (3.09%) Equities
4 6 (3.09%) Replication
5 3 (1.55%) Derivative
5 3 (1.55%) Fixed Income
5 3 (1.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.03%) Clustering
6 2 (1.03%) EMC VNX
6 2 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
6 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.03%) Taxonomies
6 2 (1.03%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Fintech
7 1 (0.52%) FMCG
7 1 (0.52%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.52%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 21 (10.82%) Windows
2 15 (7.73%) Windows 10
3 13 (6.70%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.06%) Linux
4 4 (2.06%) Windows XP
5 3 (1.55%) Unix
6 2 (1.03%) Windows 8
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (24.74%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (23.71%) Data Migration
3 23 (11.86%) Project Management
3 23 (11.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 17 (8.76%) Business Analysis
4 17 (8.76%) Data Analysis
5 16 (8.25%) ETL
6 14 (7.22%) Data Modelling
7 12 (6.19%) Database Security
7 12 (6.19%) Database Tuning
7 12 (6.19%) Time Management
8 11 (5.67%) DevOps
9 10 (5.15%) Asset Management
9 10 (5.15%) Performance Tuning
10 9 (4.64%) Configuration Management
10 9 (4.64%) PRINCE2
11 8 (4.12%) Data Mapping
11 8 (4.12%) Storage Management
12 7 (3.61%) Fund Accounting
12 7 (3.61%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 47 (24.23%) SQL
2 14 (7.22%) Java
3 12 (6.19%) JavaScript
4 10 (5.15%) PowerShell
5 6 (3.09%) C#
6 4 (2.06%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.06%) PL/SQL
6 4 (2.06%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.55%) TypeScript
8 2 (1.03%) Python
8 2 (1.03%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.52%) C
9 1 (0.52%) C++
9 1 (0.52%) PHP
9 1 (0.52%) VBScript
9 1 (0.52%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (1.55%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.12%) Data Quality
1 8 (4.12%) GDPR
1 8 (4.12%) QA
2 6 (3.09%) PMO
3 4 (2.06%) Disclosure Scotland
4 3 (1.55%) FATCA
4 3 (1.55%) MiFID
4 3 (1.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 11 (5.67%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (4.64%) SCCM
2 4 (2.06%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (2.06%) vCenter Server
3 3 (1.55%) Ansible
4 2 (1.03%) Grafana
4 2 (1.03%) NetBackup
4 2 (1.03%) Prometheus
4 2 (1.03%) SCOM
5 1 (0.52%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.52%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.52%) HP ALM
5 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.52%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.52%) Puppet
5 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 29 (14.95%) Microsoft
1 29 (14.95%) Oracle
2 12 (6.19%) VMware
3 5 (2.58%) Apple
3 5 (2.58%) Cisco
4 4 (2.06%) SolarWinds
4 4 (2.06%) Talend
5 3 (1.55%) Dell
5 3 (1.55%) Teradata
5 3 (1.55%) Veritas
6 2 (1.03%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.03%) Avaya
6 2 (1.03%) Citrix
6 2 (1.03%) Cognos
6 2 (1.03%) Dell KACE
6 2 (1.03%) EMC
6 2 (1.03%) IBM
6 2 (1.03%) Planview
6 2 (1.03%) SAP
6 2 (1.03%) ServiceNow