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 3 months to 26 April 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.

Data Migration
UK / Scotland
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 72 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 -17  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 46 77 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.40% 2.61% 2.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.87% 3.09% 3.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 57 60
Median daily rate £475 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +18.89% +8.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year - -23.75%  

Data Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1602 2491 2449
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 83.44% 84.30% 80.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 959 1405 1330
Median daily rate £400 £398 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.62% +6.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £538 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 57 64
Median hourly rate £18.00 £37.50 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -52.00% +22.95%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £13.73 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Data Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017.

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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -3 33 £600 +45.45% 1
Glasgow -5 6 £463 +45.66% 2
West Lothian +1 1 - -
Perth and Kinross - 1 - -
Aberdeen - 1 - -
Data Migration
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, 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 88 (100.00%) Migration
2 46 (52.27%) Finance
3 24 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
4 22 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
5 19 (21.59%) ERP
5 19 (21.59%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (21.59%) Regression Testing
6 18 (20.45%) Workflow
7 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (19.32%) SDLC
8 16 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 16 (18.18%) Integration Testing
8 16 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
9 14 (15.91%) SQL
10 12 (13.64%) ETL
10 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 12 (13.64%) Local Government
11 10 (11.36%) Validation
11 10 (11.36%) SAP
12 9 (10.23%) Oracle
13 8 (9.09%) TDD
14 7 (7.95%) Banking
14 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
14 7 (7.95%) BDD
14 7 (7.95%) PostGIS
15 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
15 6 (6.82%) Degree
15 6 (6.82%) JIRA
15 6 (6.82%) Project Management
15 6 (6.82%) Salesforce.com

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 4 (4.55%) GeoServer
2 2 (2.27%) Confluence
3 1 (1.14%) JBoss
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Spatial
3 1 (1.14%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 16 (18.18%) Unit4 Business World
2 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (3.41%) SAP BPC
3 3 (3.41%) SAP MII
4 2 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (1.14%) SAP ERP
5 1 (1.14%) SAP FI
5 1 (1.14%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (1.14%) SAP SD
5 1 (1.14%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.14%) DNS
1 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (5.68%) BusinessObjects
1 5 (5.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.55%) Big Data
2 4 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.55%) SAP BW
3 3 (3.41%) GIS
3 3 (3.41%) MaxDB
3 3 (3.41%) Oracle ODI
3 3 (3.41%) QGIS
3 3 (3.41%) Spatial Data
4 2 (2.27%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.14%) Geospatial Data
5 1 (1.14%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Cucumber
2 6 (6.82%) JIRA
3 4 (4.55%) Gradle
3 4 (4.55%) JBehave
3 4 (4.55%) Maven
4 3 (3.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (3.41%) Git (software)
4 3 (3.41%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.41%) NWDI
5 2 (2.27%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (1.14%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 46 (52.27%) Finance
2 12 (13.64%) Local Government
3 7 (7.95%) Banking
4 3 (3.41%) Manufacturing
4 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) General Ledger
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
5 2 (2.27%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Billing
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (25.00%) Consultant
2 21 (23.86%) Analyst
3 15 (17.05%) Implementation Consultant
4 12 (13.64%) Project Manager
5 10 (11.36%) Business Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Business Analyst
7 7 (7.95%) Architect
7 7 (7.95%) Developer
7 7 (7.95%) Functional Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Agresso Implementation Consultant
8 6 (6.82%) Data Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) Migration Manager
9 5 (5.68%) Functional Test Analyst
9 5 (5.68%) Test Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) Data Migration Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Migration Analyst
10 4 (4.55%) Migration Project Manager
10 4 (4.55%) SAP Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Data Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (7.95%) PostGIS
2 4 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 4 (4.55%) Leaflet
2 4 (4.55%) OpenLayers
3 3 (3.41%) Gherkin
3 3 (3.41%) SAP Basis
3 3 (3.41%) XML
4 2 (2.27%) .NET
4 2 (2.27%) Middleware
5 1 (1.14%) Apache CXF
5 1 (1.14%) Itk
5 1 (1.14%) JPA
5 1 (1.14%) JSF
5 1 (1.14%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.55%) Windows
1 4 (4.55%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.27%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (100.00%) Migration
2 24 (27.27%) User Acceptance Testing
3 22 (25.00%) System Integration Testing
4 19 (21.59%) Business Intelligence
4 19 (21.59%) ERP
4 19 (21.59%) Regression Testing
5 18 (20.45%) Workflow
6 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (19.32%) SDLC
7 16 (18.18%) Integration Testing
7 16 (18.18%) Performance Testing
8 12 (13.64%) ETL
8 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (11.36%) Validation
10 8 (9.09%) TDD
11 7 (7.95%) BDD
12 6 (6.82%) Programme Management
12 6 (6.82%) Project Management
12 6 (6.82%) Scrum
12 6 (6.82%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (15.91%) SQL
2 4 (4.55%) Java
2 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 4 (4.55%) Python
3 2 (2.27%) ABAP
3 2 (2.27%) Apex Code
3 2 (2.27%) C
3 2 (2.27%) C#
4 1 (1.14%) C++
4 1 (1.14%) Perl
4 1 (1.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) Degree
2 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) BC Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.14%) ISEB
4 1 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.68%) Data Quality
2 3 (3.41%) QA
3 2 (2.27%) SLA
4 1 (1.14%) Disclosure Scotland
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Ansible
2 1 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (11.36%) SAP
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle
3 6 (6.82%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (4.55%) ESRI
5 3 (3.41%) Microsoft
5 3 (3.41%) Sybase
6 2 (2.27%) Cognos
6 2 (2.27%) Netezza
6 2 (2.27%) Talend
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago