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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 25 24 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 26 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 5.28% 4.46% 6.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.03% 6.94% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 2 17
Average daily rate
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£403 £403 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +28.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £365 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £441 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
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 £20.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -31.37%
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
431 173 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 87.60% 64.31% 74.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 74 162
Average daily rate £425 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £565 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £22.50 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.22% -13.46%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £42.50 £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 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 2 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 +7 14 £401 - 1
Luton -19 7 £425 -5.55% 1
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 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 25 (36.76%) Oracle
2 24 (35.29%) Data Migration
3 22 (32.35%) Windows
4 18 (26.47%) SQL
4 18 (26.47%) Windows 7
5 12 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
6 11 (16.18%) User Acceptance Testing
6 11 (16.18%) Data Analysis
6 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
7 10 (14.71%) Test Management
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.24%) PL/SQL
9 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 7 (10.29%) Oracle EBS
10 7 (10.29%) Oracle EBS R12
10 7 (10.29%) Data Mapping
10 7 (10.29%) Test Strategy
11 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
11 6 (8.82%) Finance
11 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
12 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
12 5 (7.35%) ISEB
12 5 (7.35%) Citrix
12 5 (7.35%) Lotus
12 5 (7.35%) Java
12 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
12 5 (7.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 5 (7.35%) UNIX
12 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (7.35%) WebSphere Application Server
1 5 (7.35%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.35%) WebSphere
2 4 (5.88%) IBM Notes
3 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.47%) Apache
4 1 (1.47%) MQSeries
4 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.47%) CMS
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.47%) Drupal
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
1 3 (4.41%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.47%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle EBS
1 7 (10.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Payables
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Receivables
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle Assets
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle HRMS
2 3 (4.41%) Agresso
2 3 (4.41%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (1.47%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.47%) Minerva
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) WAN
2 1 (1.47%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.47%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.47%) VPN
2 1 (1.47%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.47%) MPLS
2 1 (1.47%) OSPF
2 1 (1.47%) EIGRP
2 1 (1.47%) Firewall
2 1 (1.47%) NetScaler
2 1 (1.47%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (7.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.88%) DB2
4 4 (5.88%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (5.88%) MS Access
4 4 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.47%) MySQL
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Eclipse
1 4 (5.88%) MyEclipse
2 2 (2.94%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.47%) Subversion
General
1 6 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
2 2 (2.94%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
2 9 (13.24%) Developer
2 9 (13.24%) Test Leader
3 8 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 8 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) Consultant
5 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) Java Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Architect
6 3 (4.41%) Oracle Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Report Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle Reports Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Functional Architect
7 2 (2.94%) Oracle BI Developer
7 2 (2.94%) Coordinator
7 2 (2.94%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.35%) Ajax
1 5 (7.35%) jQuery
2 4 (5.88%) JSF
2 4 (5.88%) ICEfaces
2 4 (5.88%) Java EE
2 4 (5.88%) JSP
2 4 (5.88%) Struts
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
2 4 (5.88%) XML
3 2 (2.94%) XSLT
3 2 (2.94%) Apache Flex
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (1.47%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.47%) Middleware
4 1 (1.47%) RESTful
4 1 (1.47%) HTML
4 1 (1.47%) .NET
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.94%) Thin Client
1 2 (2.94%) Fat Client
1 2 (2.94%) Data Conversion
1 2 (2.94%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.35%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.35%) UNIX
3 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
3 5 (7.35%) Windows Vista
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) CentOS
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (35.29%) Data Migration
2 12 (17.65%) Data Cleansing
3 11 (16.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 11 (16.18%) Data Modelling
3 11 (16.18%) Data Analysis
4 10 (14.71%) Test Management
5 7 (10.29%) Test Strategy
5 7 (10.29%) Data Mapping
6 6 (8.82%) Business Analysis
6 6 (8.82%) E-Commerce
7 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (7.35%) Data Transformation
7 5 (7.35%) Email Migration
8 4 (5.88%) Scrum
8 4 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.88%) ERP
8 4 (5.88%) Software Engineering
8 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.88%) OO
8 4 (5.88%) RAD
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.47%) SQL
2 9 (13.24%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.35%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.94%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) C
5 1 (1.47%) C#
5 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) ISEB
1 5 (7.35%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (1.47%) MCSE
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.47%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) SCCM
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Oracle
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (7.35%) Lotus
3 5 (7.35%) Citrix
4 4 (5.88%) JBoss
5 3 (4.41%) SAP
5 3 (4.41%) TIBCO
5 3 (4.41%) Endeca
5 3 (4.41%) hybris
6 2 (2.94%) Adobe
6 2 (2.94%) Cognos
7 1 (1.47%) Cisco
7 1 (1.47%) IBM
7 1 (1.47%) HP
7 1 (1.47%) Mercator
7 1 (1.47%) Symantec
7 1 (1.47%) 3Com
7 1 (1.47%) VMware
7 1 (1.47%) AppSense
7 1 (1.47%) Altiris