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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 10 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 44 9 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 9.98% 4.71% 6.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.57% 6.21% 8.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 5 11
Average daily rate £375 £190 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+97.36% -52.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £135 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £412 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £17.51 £17.00 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.00% +41.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -4.30%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
350 145 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 79.37% 75.92% 73.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 89 102
Average daily rate £425 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £206 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £550 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 4 23
Average hourly rate £37.50 £19.39 £36.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.39% -46.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £16.70 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £35.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Luton -2 16 £400 +14.28% 3
Bedford +1 5 £350 +122.22% 4
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows 7
3 12 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 11 (22.00%) Test Management
5 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 10 (20.00%) Email Migration
6 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
6 9 (18.00%) Citrix
6 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
8 7 (14.00%) Oracle
8 7 (14.00%) Lotus
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.00%) IBM Notes
9 6 (12.00%) Finance
9 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
10 5 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
10 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
10 5 (10.00%) ISEB
11 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 4 (8.00%) ERP
11 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
11 4 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
12 3 (6.00%) SCCM
12 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
12 3 (6.00%) hybris
12 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
12 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
12 3 (6.00%) Retail
12 3 (6.00%) Endeca

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (12.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (4.00%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (2.00%) Agresso
3 1 (2.00%) Minerva
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) Taleo
1 1 (2.00%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) VPN
2 1 (2.00%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.00%) SSL
2 1 (2.00%) SAN
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MSI
2 1 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (2.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Retail
3 1 (2.00%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Test Leader
2 8 (16.00%) Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (4.00%) Administrator
5 2 (4.00%) Data Manager
5 2 (4.00%) Functional Architect
5 2 (4.00%) Product Specialist
5 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Data Centre Consultant
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Support Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (2.00%) Applications Manager
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Analyst
6 1 (2.00%) Exchange Consultant
6 1 (2.00%) ERP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.00%) XML
3 1 (2.00%) Ajax
3 1 (2.00%) JSON
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.00%) SOAP
3 1 (2.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) WCF
3 1 (2.00%) Silverlight
3 1 (2.00%) Symfony
3 1 (2.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (2.00%) jQuery
3 1 (2.00%) RESTful
3 1 (2.00%) Reactive Extensions
3 1 (2.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Fat Client
1 3 (6.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (4.00%) NHS
2 2 (4.00%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.00%) iPhone
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 24 (48.00%) Windows
2 21 (42.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (4.00%) Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.00%) CentOS
6 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (24.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (22.00%) Test Management
3 10 (20.00%) Data Migration
3 10 (20.00%) Email Migration
4 9 (18.00%) Test Strategy
4 9 (18.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (12.00%) Test Scripting
6 4 (8.00%) Data Cleansing
6 4 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (8.00%) ERP
7 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
7 3 (6.00%) Validation
8 2 (4.00%) Master Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) Data Transformation
8 2 (4.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (4.00%) Data Management
8 2 (4.00%) Scrum
8 2 (4.00%) Project Management
8 2 (4.00%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) Python
2 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.00%) C#
2 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.00%) Perl
2 1 (2.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) ISEB
1 5 (10.00%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) MCP
2 1 (2.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) KVM
Systems Management
1 3 (6.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (18.00%) Citrix
2 7 (14.00%) Oracle
2 7 (14.00%) Lotus
3 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco
4 3 (6.00%) NetApp
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
4 3 (6.00%) TIBCO
4 3 (6.00%) Endeca
4 3 (6.00%) hybris
5 1 (2.00%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.00%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.00%) Mercator
5 1 (2.00%) Symantec
5 1 (2.00%) McAfee
5 1 (2.00%) Altiris
5 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (2.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.00%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.00%) Hyperion
Bedfordshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago