The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 25 23 28
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Migration 26 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.10% 3.36% 4.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.31% 5.33% 6.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 1 12
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£410 £355 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.49% +7.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £355 £134
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £355 £399
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.90 £25.81
% change year-on-year
+0.52% -26.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 150 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.78% 63.03% 75.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 76 140
Average daily rate £413 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.01% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £300 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 8
Average hourly rate £26.00 £22.50 £35.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.55% -36.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Migration
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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
Luton -4 12 £278 - 2
Bedford +1 7 £413 - 1
Leighton Buzzard - - - -
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 28 (38.89%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 18 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 17 (23.61%) Oracle
5 15 (20.83%) Test Management
6 14 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
7 12 (16.67%) Email Migration
8 11 (15.28%) Citrix
8 11 (15.28%) Test Strategy
9 10 (13.89%) Data Cleansing
9 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (12.50%) Lotus
10 9 (12.50%) MS Exchange
11 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.11%) SQL
11 8 (11.11%) IBM Notes
11 8 (11.11%) Finance
11 8 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
12 7 (9.72%) Data Mapping
12 7 (9.72%) ISEB Practitioner
12 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
12 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
12 7 (9.72%) ISEB
13 6 (8.33%) ERP
13 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
13 6 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
13 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
13 6 (8.33%) Ajax
13 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
13 6 (8.33%) Test Scripting

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 9 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 8 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.78%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (1.39%) Drupal
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
5 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 4 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.17%) MS Office
2 3 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (11.11%) Oracle EBS R12
2 6 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (4.17%) Agresso
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.78%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (1.39%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Taleo
1 1 (1.39%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (1.39%) LAN
2 1 (1.39%) WAN
2 1 (1.39%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.39%) HTTP
2 1 (1.39%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.39%) VPN
2 1 (1.39%) DNS
2 1 (1.39%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.39%) SSL
2 1 (1.39%) MPLS
2 1 (1.39%) OSPF
2 1 (1.39%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.39%) Firewall
2 1 (1.39%) SSH
2 1 (1.39%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (6.94%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.56%) DB2
4 4 (5.56%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.78%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (2.78%) MySQL
5 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.39%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.56%) MyEclipse
2 2 (2.78%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 8 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (5.56%) Retail
3 2 (2.78%) General Ledger
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) Test Leader
2 12 (16.67%) Analyst
3 9 (12.50%) Developer
4 8 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
6 5 (6.94%) Consultant
7 4 (5.56%) Software Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Architect
7 4 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 3 (4.17%) Test Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Administrator
9 2 (2.78%) Migration Engineer
9 2 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (2.78%) Project Administrator
9 2 (2.78%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.78%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.78%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.78%) Oracle Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Project Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.33%) Ajax
1 6 (8.33%) jQuery
2 4 (5.56%) JSF
2 4 (5.56%) ICEfaces
2 4 (5.56%) Java EE
2 4 (5.56%) JSP
2 4 (5.56%) Struts
2 4 (5.56%) Web Services
2 4 (5.56%) XML
3 2 (2.78%) XSLT
3 2 (2.78%) RESTful
3 2 (2.78%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.39%) Symfony
4 1 (1.39%) CakePHP
4 1 (1.39%) JSON
4 1 (1.39%) HTML
4 1 (1.39%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.56%) Fat Client
1 4 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.78%) NHS
2 2 (2.78%) Data Conversion
2 2 (2.78%) Data Extraction
2 2 (2.78%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.39%) iPhone
3 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 28 (38.89%) Windows
2 24 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 5 (6.94%) Windows XP
3 5 (6.94%) Windows Vista
4 4 (5.56%) UNIX
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.78%) CentOS
5 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.78%) Linux
6 1 (1.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 15 (20.83%) Test Management
3 14 (19.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 12 (16.67%) Email Migration
5 11 (15.28%) Test Strategy
6 10 (13.89%) Data Cleansing
6 10 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (9.72%) E-Commerce
7 7 (9.72%) Data Mapping
8 6 (8.33%) Test Scripting
8 6 (8.33%) ERP
8 6 (8.33%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.94%) PRINCE2
10 4 (5.56%) OO
10 4 (5.56%) RAD
10 4 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.56%) Software Engineering
10 4 (5.56%) Scrum
10 4 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
10 4 (5.56%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.11%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (5.56%) Java
4 3 (4.17%) PHP
5 1 (1.39%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) ISEB
1 7 (9.72%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.39%) MCP
2 1 (1.39%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.39%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.78%) Active Directory
1 2 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.39%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (23.61%) Oracle
2 11 (15.28%) Citrix
3 9 (12.50%) Lotus
4 7 (9.72%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.56%) JBoss
5 4 (5.56%) Cisco
6 3 (4.17%) TIBCO
6 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 3 (4.17%) Endeca
6 3 (4.17%) hybris
7 2 (2.78%) Rackspace
7 2 (2.78%) Cognos
7 2 (2.78%) Adobe
7 2 (2.78%) NetApp
7 2 (2.78%) VMware
8 1 (1.39%) AppSense
8 1 (1.39%) Altiris
8 1 (1.39%) Mercator
8 1 (1.39%) Symantec
8 1 (1.39%) McAfee
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