The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 34 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 20 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.14% 3.99% 5.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.64% 5.88% 8.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 1 15
Average daily rate
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£401 £450 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.83% +44.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £450 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £450 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £22.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.44% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £27.60
% change year-on-year
-5.55% -34.78%
Migration
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
431 187 271
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 89.23% 67.75% 72.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 90 174
Average daily rate £425 £325 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £367 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 10
Average hourly rate £43.72 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+94.28% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £14.50 £9.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.00 £101.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.75 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-14.16% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford +10 11 £400 -
Luton -22 4 £463 +2.77%
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 26 (44.07%) Oracle
2 23 (38.98%) Data Migration
3 18 (30.51%) SQL
4 14 (23.73%) Windows
5 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
6 11 (18.64%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
6 11 (18.64%) Data Analysis
7 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
8 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
8 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
8 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (11.86%) Oracle EBS
9 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
9 7 (11.86%) Data Mapping
9 7 (11.86%) Oracle EBS R12
10 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (10.17%) Finance
10 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
11 5 (8.47%) Java
11 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
11 5 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
11 5 (8.47%) UNIX
11 5 (8.47%) Test Management
11 5 (8.47%) jQuery
11 5 (8.47%) Ajax
11 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 5 (8.47%) WebSphere

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (8.47%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (8.47%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.39%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
2 2 (3.39%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.69%) MQSeries
3 1 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.69%) CMS
3 1 (1.69%) Drupal
3 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.08%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.69%) MS Office
2 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (11.86%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle General Ledger
2 3 (5.08%) Agresso
3 1 (1.69%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.69%) Taleo
1 1 (1.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.69%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.69%) VPN
2 1 (1.69%) DNS
2 1 (1.69%) MPLS
2 1 (1.69%) OSPF
2 1 (1.69%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.69%) Firewall
2 1 (1.69%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.69%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (6.78%) DB2
4 4 (6.78%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (6.78%) MS Access
4 4 (6.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Eclipse
1 4 (6.78%) MyEclipse
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 6 (10.17%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Retail
3 2 (3.39%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (27.12%) Analyst
2 9 (15.25%) Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Data Analyst
4 7 (11.86%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.17%) Project Manager
6 4 (6.78%) Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Java Software Engineer
6 4 (6.78%) Test Leader
7 3 (5.08%) Oracle Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Coordinator
8 2 (3.39%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (3.39%) Data Migration Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Oracle Reports Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Functional Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.47%) Ajax
1 5 (8.47%) jQuery
2 4 (6.78%) JSF
2 4 (6.78%) ICEfaces
2 4 (6.78%) Java EE
2 4 (6.78%) JSP
2 4 (6.78%) Struts
2 4 (6.78%) Web Services
2 4 (6.78%) XML
3 2 (3.39%) XSLT
3 2 (3.39%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.69%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.69%) Middleware
4 1 (1.69%) RESTful
4 1 (1.69%) HTML
4 1 (1.69%) .NET
4 1 (1.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.39%) Data Conversion
2 2 (3.39%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.69%) FMCG
3 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.69%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.69%) Statistics
3 1 (1.69%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (23.73%) Windows
2 12 (20.34%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.47%) Windows XP
3 5 (8.47%) UNIX
4 3 (5.08%) Windows Vista
5 2 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) CentOS
6 1 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Data Migration
2 11 (18.64%) Data Cleansing
2 11 (18.64%) Data Modelling
2 11 (18.64%) Data Analysis
3 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.86%) Data Mapping
5 6 (10.17%) Business Analysis
5 6 (10.17%) User Acceptance Testing
6 5 (8.47%) Test Management
6 5 (8.47%) Analytics
6 5 (8.47%) Data Transformation
7 4 (6.78%) Web Development
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.78%) Waterfall
7 4 (6.78%) ERP
7 4 (6.78%) Scrum
7 4 (6.78%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (6.78%) OO
Programming Languages
1 18 (30.51%) SQL
2 9 (15.25%) PL/SQL
3 5 (8.47%) Java
3 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.39%) PHP
5 1 (1.69%) C
5 1 (1.69%) C#
5 1 (1.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (3.39%) ISEB
1 2 (3.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (1.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (1.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 26 (44.07%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.78%) JBoss
4 3 (5.08%) SAP
4 3 (5.08%) Lotus
4 3 (5.08%) TIBCO
4 3 (5.08%) Endeca
4 3 (5.08%) hybris
5 2 (3.39%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) Adobe
5 2 (3.39%) Cognos
6 1 (1.69%) Cisco
6 1 (1.69%) IBM
6 1 (1.69%) HP
6 1 (1.69%) Juniper
6 1 (1.69%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.69%) SonicWALL
6 1 (1.69%) Riverbed
6 1 (1.69%) Symantec
6 1 (1.69%) 3Com