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 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 30 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Migration 17 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.38% 3.28% 5.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.48% 4.81% 8.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 8
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£338 £388 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.90% +33.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £378 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £17.88 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.04% -23.93%
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
310 187 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.90% 68.25% 72.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 110 88
Average daily rate £450 £375 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £228 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 11
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -56.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £45.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 - 6 £381 -
Bedford 0 2 £255 -32.00%
Dunstable - 1 £500 -
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 16 (37.21%) Data Migration
2 15 (34.88%) Windows
3 13 (30.23%) Oracle
4 12 (27.91%) SQL
5 11 (25.58%) Data Analysis
6 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
7 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
8 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
9 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
10 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
11 5 (11.63%) Linux
11 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
11 5 (11.63%) SCCM
12 4 (9.30%) Data Transformation
12 4 (9.30%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (9.30%) Project Management
12 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (9.30%) NHS
12 4 (9.30%) MS Access
12 4 (9.30%) AIX
12 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
13 3 (6.98%) DNS
13 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
13 3 (6.98%) Retail
13 3 (6.98%) Scrum
13 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
13 3 (6.98%) Release Management
13 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
14 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 1 (2.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.33%) JBoss
1 1 (2.33%) Lotus Domino
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (2.33%) IIS
1 1 (2.33%) CMS
1 1 (2.33%) WebSphere
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle HRMS
1 1 (2.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.98%) DNS
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) WAN
2 2 (4.65%) DHCP
2 2 (4.65%) MPLS
3 1 (2.33%) ATM
3 1 (2.33%) ISDN
3 1 (2.33%) VoIP
3 1 (2.33%) OSPF
3 1 (2.33%) BGP
3 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.33%) Ethernet
3 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.33%) SMTP
3 1 (2.33%) Wireless
3 1 (2.33%) Frame Relay
3 1 (2.33%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) MS Access
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) Oracle Database
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) DB2
3 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.33%) MyEclipse
General
1 3 (6.98%) Retail
2 1 (2.33%) General Ledger
2 1 (2.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Project Manager
3 7 (16.28%) Data Analyst
4 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 4 (9.30%) Rollout Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Data Migration Analyst
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.98%) Technical Project Manager
7 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.65%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (4.65%) Business Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (4.65%) Release Manager
8 1 (2.33%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.33%) Software Engineer
8 1 (2.33%) Developer
8 1 (2.33%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) .NET
2 1 (2.33%) HTML
2 1 (2.33%) CSS
2 1 (2.33%) JSP
2 1 (2.33%) Struts
2 1 (2.33%) Web Services
2 1 (2.33%) XML
2 1 (2.33%) Middleware
2 1 (2.33%) Ajax
2 1 (2.33%) JSF
2 1 (2.33%) ICEfaces
2 1 (2.33%) Java EE
2 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) NHS
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.33%) SecurID
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.33%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) FMCG
4 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 15 (34.88%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Windows 7
3 6 (13.95%) Windows XP
4 5 (11.63%) Linux
5 4 (9.30%) AIX
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.65%) UNIX
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.33%) CentOS
7 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Data Migration
2 11 (25.58%) Data Analysis
3 10 (23.26%) Data Modelling
4 8 (18.60%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.30%) Data Transformation
6 4 (9.30%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (9.30%) Project Management
6 4 (9.30%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.98%) Scrum
7 3 (6.98%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.98%) Release Management
8 2 (4.65%) Kanban
8 2 (4.65%) Analytics
8 2 (4.65%) User Stories
8 2 (4.65%) V-Model
8 2 (4.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.65%) Waterfall
8 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.65%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 9 (20.93%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Java
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.33%) MCSE
1 1 (2.33%) CCNA
1 1 (2.33%) ISEB
1 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (6.98%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.63%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (30.23%) Oracle
2 5 (11.63%) Microsoft
3 2 (4.65%) Cisco
4 1 (2.33%) Symantec
4 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (2.33%) HP
4 1 (2.33%) Dell
4 1 (2.33%) Avaya
4 1 (2.33%) Juniper
4 1 (2.33%) Veritas
4 1 (2.33%) Lotus
4 1 (2.33%) Brocade
4 1 (2.33%) BT
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (2.33%) 3Com
4 1 (2.33%) Websense
4 1 (2.33%) F5
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.33%) Riverbed
4 1 (2.33%) SonicWALL