Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 20 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 107 79
Rank change year-on-year +29 -28 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 122 65 129
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.58% 1.73% 2.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.02% 2.07% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 38 80
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £268 £265
90th Percentile £540 £479 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £400
% change year-on-year - +12.50% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 5
Scotland median hourly rate £20.21 - £15.25
10th Percentile £19.61 - £13.00
90th Percentile £20.82 - £16.38
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £14.63 £15.25
% change year-on-year +19.66% -4.10% -8.79%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,037 3,137 4,609
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.33% 83.28% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,339 1,832 2,464
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £255 £250 £245
90th Percentile £549 £500 £523
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 91 79
Scotland median hourly rate £21.00 £21.00 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -10.06% +3.78%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.63 £12.35
90th Percentile £39.11 £46.00 £47.75
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -4.08% +3.16% +18.75%

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in Scotland

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in Scotland

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in Scotland

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in Scotland

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 70 £400 +1.91% 1
Glasgow 0 33 £320 -1.54% 3
Aberdeen +7 5 £438 -12.50%
South Ayrshire - 3 £225 -
East Ayrshire - 2 £225 -
South Lanarkshire - 2 - -
Highlands - 1 £160 -
Dundee - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 £375 -
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 122 (100.00%) Migration
2 52 (42.62%) Finance
3 28 (22.95%) Banking
4 26 (21.31%) SQL
5 22 (18.03%) Data Analysis
6 21 (17.21%) Data Quality
6 21 (17.21%) Oracle
7 19 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management
8 18 (14.75%) ETL
9 16 (13.11%) Data Integration
10 15 (12.30%) Business Analysis
10 15 (12.30%) SQL Server
10 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (11.48%) Informatica
11 14 (11.48%) PowerCenter
12 12 (9.84%) Data Mapping
12 12 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
13 11 (9.02%) Retail Banking
13 11 (9.02%) Project Management
13 11 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
14 10 (8.20%) Service Delivery
14 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
15 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database
15 9 (7.38%) Hadoop
15 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
15 9 (7.38%) SAP
15 9 (7.38%) ITIL
16 8 (6.56%) PRINCE2
16 8 (6.56%) SOAP
16 8 (6.56%) XML

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (4.10%) Confluence
2 2 (1.64%) PowerExchange
2 2 (1.64%) SAS
3 1 (0.82%) JBoss
3 1 (0.82%) JOnAS
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.82%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.82%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
1 1 (0.82%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 7 (5.74%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 4 (3.28%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (3.28%) SAP FI
3 3 (2.46%) Unit4 Business World
4 2 (1.64%) SAP CO
4 2 (1.64%) SAP ERP
4 2 (1.64%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.82%) Markit EDM
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.82%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.82%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.82%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.64%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.48%) PowerCenter
3 11 (9.02%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (7.38%) Hadoop
4 9 (7.38%) Oracle Database
5 8 (6.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (3.28%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.28%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (3.28%) Power BI
8 3 (2.46%) Data Lake
8 3 (2.46%) Informix
8 3 (2.46%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.46%) Parquet
9 2 (1.64%) MariaDB
9 2 (1.64%) MySQL
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.82%) Oracle9i Database
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (6.56%) SoapUI
2 7 (5.74%) JIRA
3 6 (4.92%) ERwin
4 4 (3.28%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.28%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.82%) gulp
5 1 (0.82%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.82%) Karma Test Runner
5 1 (0.82%) MorphX
5 1 (0.82%) Protractor
5 1 (0.82%) XMLSpy
General
1 52 (42.62%) Finance
2 28 (22.95%) Banking
3 11 (9.02%) Retail Banking
4 6 (4.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (45.08%) Analyst
2 24 (19.67%) Business Analyst
3 19 (15.57%) Developer
4 14 (11.48%) Informatica Developer
4 14 (11.48%) Test Analyst
5 13 (10.66%) Consultant
6 11 (9.02%) Data Analyst
7 10 (8.20%) Project Manager
8 8 (6.56%) Architect
8 8 (6.56%) Migration Analyst
9 7 (5.74%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (4.92%) Data Migration Analyst
10 6 (4.92%) Senior Analyst
11 5 (4.10%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.10%) DBA
12 4 (3.28%) Migration Architect
12 4 (3.28%) Salesforce Analyst
12 4 (3.28%) Salesforce Business Analyst
12 4 (3.28%) SAP FI Consultant
12 4 (3.28%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.56%) SOAP
1 8 (6.56%) XML
2 7 (5.74%) XSLT
3 1 (0.82%) .NET
3 1 (0.82%) CSS
3 1 (0.82%) EJB
3 1 (0.82%) Guice
3 1 (0.82%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.82%) HTML
3 1 (0.82%) HTML5
3 1 (0.82%) JDBC
3 1 (0.82%) JMX
3 1 (0.82%) JPA
3 1 (0.82%) Middleware
3 1 (0.82%) OC4J
3 1 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.82%) Servlets
3 1 (0.82%) SVG
3 1 (0.82%) Web Services
3 1 (0.82%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.20%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (4.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.46%) Data Centre
3 3 (2.46%) Mainframe
4 2 (1.64%) EPoS
5 1 (0.82%) Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.82%) NHS
5 1 (0.82%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.28%) Unix
2 3 (2.46%) Windows
3 2 (1.64%) VMS
4 1 (0.82%) Linux
4 1 (0.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (100.00%) Migration
2 22 (18.03%) Data Analysis
3 19 (15.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (14.75%) ETL
5 16 (13.11%) Data Integration
6 15 (12.30%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (12.30%) Business Analysis
7 12 (9.84%) Data Mapping
7 12 (9.84%) User Acceptance Testing
8 11 (9.02%) Project Management
9 10 (8.20%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.38%) Data Modelling
10 9 (7.38%) ITIL
11 8 (6.56%) PRINCE2
12 7 (5.74%) CRM
12 7 (5.74%) Release Management
12 7 (5.74%) Test Strategy
13 6 (4.92%) ETL Development
13 6 (4.92%) System Integration Testing
14 5 (4.10%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.31%) SQL
2 7 (5.74%) C++
3 2 (1.64%) Java
3 2 (1.64%) X++
4 1 (0.82%) C#
4 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.82%) PHP
4 1 (0.82%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (5.74%) ISTQB
1 7 (5.74%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 5 (4.10%) Degree
3 4 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.28%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 3 (2.46%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.64%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.21%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.64%) GDPR
2 2 (1.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.82%) COBIT
3 1 (0.82%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (5.74%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (17.21%) Oracle
2 14 (11.48%) Informatica
3 9 (7.38%) SAP
4 8 (6.56%) Teradata
5 7 (5.74%) Salesforce.com
5 7 (5.74%) VMware
6 6 (4.92%) CA
6 6 (4.92%) Microsoft
7 4 (3.28%) IBM
8 2 (1.64%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.64%) PeopleSoft
8 2 (1.64%) Sun
8 2 (1.64%) Workday
9 1 (0.82%) EnterpriseDB
9 1 (0.82%) Google
9 1 (0.82%) ServiceNow