Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 13 8
Rank change year-on-year 0 -5 +4
Contract jobs citing Migration 247 187 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 8.38% 8.86% 10.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.95% 10.58% 13.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 129 186
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.03% +1.73%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £285
90th Percentile £538 £501 £500
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £396
% change year-on-year +6.67% -5.18% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 0 2
Edinburgh median hourly rate £15.86 - £12.35
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 £39.00 £12.35
% change year-on-year -48.18% +215.79% +0.82%

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 2483 1767 2677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 84.28% 83.70% 83.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1453 1019 1381
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% - -3.13%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £262
90th Percentile £550 £525 £525
Scotland median daily rate £390 £360 £375
% change year-on-year +8.33% -4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 27 21
Edinburgh median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +2.52% +20.61%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.30 £12.00
90th Percentile £35.00 £46.35 £40.38
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Migration.

1 100 (40.49%) Banking
2 93 (37.65%) Finance
3 62 (25.10%) Data Migration
4 58 (23.48%) Retail Banking
5 32 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (11.34%) Windows
7 24 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 23 (9.31%) Business Analysis
9 21 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
10 20 (8.10%) Data Quality
10 20 (8.10%) Microsoft
11 19 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
12 17 (6.88%) Data Analysis
13 15 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
14 14 (5.67%) SQL
14 14 (5.67%) Oracle
15 13 (5.26%) Java
15 13 (5.26%) Credit Risk
16 12 (4.86%) Data Integration
16 12 (4.86%) DevOps
16 12 (4.86%) Linux
16 12 (4.86%) MS Exchange
16 12 (4.86%) Active Directory
16 12 (4.86%) Informatica
16 12 (4.86%) PowerCenter
17 11 (4.45%) ETL
17 11 (4.45%) SAP
18 10 (4.05%) PowerShell
18 10 (4.05%) Office 365

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 12 (4.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.24%) JBoss
4 7 (2.83%) SAS
5 4 (1.62%) Apache
5 4 (1.62%) IIS
5 4 (1.62%) SharePoint
5 4 (1.62%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.21%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.81%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.81%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.81%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
8 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (2.02%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.21%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.02%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.21%) SAP CO
2 3 (1.21%) SAP FI/CO
2 3 (1.21%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.40%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.40%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (6.07%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (4.05%) Office 365
3 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (0.81%) IaaS
4 2 (0.81%) PaaS
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.40%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.43%) Firewall
1 6 (2.43%) Intranet
2 5 (2.02%) Internet
3 4 (1.62%) BIG-IP
3 4 (1.62%) DNS
3 4 (1.62%) LDAP
3 4 (1.62%) NetScaler
4 3 (1.21%) LAN
4 3 (1.21%) SAN
4 3 (1.21%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.81%) DHCP
5 2 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 2 (0.81%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (0.81%) Skype
5 2 (0.81%) WAN
6 1 (0.40%) ATM
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (0.40%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.40%) Network Security
6 1 (0.40%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (4.86%) PowerCenter
3 8 (3.24%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.83%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.62%) Oracle Database
5 4 (1.62%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (1.21%) Informix
6 3 (1.21%) MongoDB
7 2 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.40%) Big Data
8 1 (0.40%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.40%) DB2
8 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.40%) Oracle8/8i Database
8 1 (0.40%) QlikView
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.21%) Maven
2 2 (0.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.81%) Selenium
2 2 (0.81%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.40%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.40%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.40%) ERwin
3 1 (0.40%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.40%) GitLab
3 1 (0.40%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.40%) JIRA
3 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.40%) Subversion
3 1 (0.40%) WebDriver
3 1 (0.40%) XMLSpy
General
1 100 (40.49%) Banking
2 93 (37.65%) Finance
3 58 (23.48%) Retail Banking
4 4 (1.62%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.21%) Front Office
6 2 (0.81%) Retail
7 1 (0.40%) Billing
7 1 (0.40%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 98 (39.68%) Analyst
2 50 (20.24%) Business Analyst
3 20 (8.10%) Project Manager
4 17 (6.88%) Architect
4 17 (6.88%) Consultant
4 17 (6.88%) Test Analyst
5 16 (6.48%) Developer
5 16 (6.48%) Migration Analyst
6 12 (4.86%) Data Analyst
6 12 (4.86%) Senior Analyst
7 11 (4.45%) Informatica Developer
8 8 (3.24%) Data Architect
9 7 (2.83%) Designer
9 7 (2.83%) DevOps Engineer
9 7 (2.83%) IT Manager
9 7 (2.83%) Migration Architect
9 7 (2.83%) SAP Consultant
9 7 (2.83%) Technical Analyst
10 6 (2.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (2.43%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.24%) Web Services
2 7 (2.83%) XML
3 5 (2.02%) SOAP
4 4 (1.62%) Hibernate
4 4 (1.62%) Java EE
4 4 (1.62%) RESTful
4 4 (1.62%) XSLT
5 3 (1.21%) .NET
6 2 (0.81%) Ajax
6 2 (0.81%) CPAN
6 2 (0.81%) EJB
6 2 (0.81%) EJB 3.0
6 2 (0.81%) JPA
6 2 (0.81%) jQuery
6 2 (0.81%) Middleware
6 2 (0.81%) Regular Expression
6 2 (0.81%) REST
7 1 (0.40%) Apache CXF
7 1 (0.40%) OSGi
7 1 (0.40%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.50%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (5.26%) Credit Risk
3 4 (1.62%) Derivative
3 4 (1.62%) Equities
3 4 (1.62%) Fixed Income
3 4 (1.62%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.62%) PKI
4 3 (1.21%) Data Centre
4 3 (1.21%) EPoS
4 3 (1.21%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (1.21%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.21%) Private Cloud
4 3 (1.21%) Public Cloud
4 3 (1.21%) User Experience
5 2 (0.81%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.81%) DataPower
6 1 (0.40%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.40%) iSeries
6 1 (0.40%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 28 (11.34%) Windows
2 12 (4.86%) Linux
3 8 (3.24%) Windows Server
4 7 (2.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.02%) Unix
5 5 (2.02%) Windows 10
5 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.81%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.10%) Data Migration
2 32 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (12.96%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (9.72%) User Acceptance Testing
4 23 (9.31%) Business Analysis
5 17 (6.88%) Data Analysis
6 12 (4.86%) Data Integration
6 12 (4.86%) DevOps
7 11 (4.45%) ETL
8 9 (3.64%) Asset Management
8 9 (3.64%) ITIL
8 9 (3.64%) Project Management
9 8 (3.24%) Data Modelling
9 8 (3.24%) Test Scripting
10 7 (2.83%) Application Packaging
10 7 (2.83%) Data Mapping
10 7 (2.83%) Defect Management
11 6 (2.43%) Functional Testing
11 6 (2.43%) Scenario Testing
11 6 (2.43%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 14 (5.67%) SQL
2 13 (5.26%) Java
3 10 (4.05%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.62%) JavaScript
4 4 (1.62%) Perl
5 2 (0.81%) Python
5 2 (0.81%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.40%) C
6 1 (0.40%) JCL
6 1 (0.40%) Ruby
6 1 (0.40%) VB
6 1 (0.40%) VBA
6 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.02%) Degree
2 4 (1.62%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.21%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.81%) CISM
4 2 (0.81%) CISSP
4 2 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.81%) ISEB
4 2 (0.81%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (0.81%) MCSE
4 2 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.40%) ACCA
5 1 (0.40%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.40%) CCNP
5 1 (0.40%) CIMA
5 1 (0.40%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.40%) MCSA
5 1 (0.40%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.10%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.83%) FATCA
3 6 (2.43%) GDPR
4 5 (2.02%) Solvency II
5 4 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.62%) MiFID
5 4 (1.62%) PMO
6 3 (1.21%) COBIT
7 2 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.81%) QA
8 1 (0.40%) IFRS
8 1 (0.40%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.40%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (4.86%) Active Directory
2 6 (2.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.21%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (0.81%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.81%) Docker
4 2 (0.81%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.81%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.81%) vSphere
5 1 (0.40%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.40%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 8 (3.24%) SCCM
2 7 (2.83%) Ansible
3 4 (1.62%) Puppet
4 3 (1.21%) SCOM
4 3 (1.21%) WSUS
5 2 (0.81%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.81%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.40%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (0.40%) Xymon
Vendors
1 20 (8.10%) Microsoft
2 14 (5.67%) Oracle
3 12 (4.86%) Informatica
4 11 (4.45%) SAP
5 9 (3.64%) Teradata
6 8 (3.24%) Red Hat
6 8 (3.24%) VMware
7 6 (2.43%) Citrix
7 6 (2.43%) Cloudera
8 4 (1.62%) Cisco
8 4 (1.62%) F5
8 4 (1.62%) HP
9 3 (1.21%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.81%) Adobe
10 2 (0.81%) Dell
10 2 (0.81%) Fortinet
10 2 (0.81%) IBM
10 2 (0.81%) Lotus
10 2 (0.81%) NetApp
10 2 (0.81%) PeopleSoft