The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 3 10 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Migration 5 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 17.24% 5.56% 6.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 20.00% 8.70% 12.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Average daily rate £450 £255 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+76.47% -32.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.49
% change year-on-year
- -2.78%
Migration
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
25 23 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 86.21% 63.89% 52.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 13
Average daily rate £425 £475 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.52% +79.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £638 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.57% -46.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the Bedford region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Migration also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Migration.

1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
3 5 (45.45%) XenApp
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
4 3 (27.27%) VBScript
4 3 (27.27%) VB
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) Legal
5 2 (18.18%) Validation
5 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) CMDB
5 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
5 2 (18.18%) VCE vBlock
6 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
6 1 (9.09%) Application Rationalisation
6 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Migration also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (18.18%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Consultant
1 3 (27.27%) Data Centre Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Migration Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Assistant Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) EMC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Telephony Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (9.09%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Data Centre
2 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 2 (18.18%) CMDB
3 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
3 2 (18.18%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows 2000 Server
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Validation
2 1 (9.09%) Application Discovery
2 1 (9.09%) Application Rationalisation
2 1 (9.09%) Change Management
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) MVC
2 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) VB
2 3 (27.27%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) QA
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) vSphere
1 5 (45.45%) XenApp
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) NetApp
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel