The first table below looks at the demand for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 25 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 Berkshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 24 16 33
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Contract jobs citing Migration 157 193 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.25% 7.89% 4.32%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.52% 11.56% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 85 56
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +9.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £252 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £493 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 12
Average hourly rate £75.00 - £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 - £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £127.00 - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.45 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+8.40% -28.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1843 1670 2075
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.37% 68.27% 65.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 878 725 809
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £237
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 31 45
Average hourly rate £18.04 £30.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.88% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £14.50 £14.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £37.50 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Migration
South East

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 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
Reading -13 43 £475 +35.71% 12
Bracknell +8 30 £383 +86.58% 3
Maidenhead -5 13 £238 -32.14%
Slough -15 10 £375 -16.66% 3
Newbury -8 7 £550 +41.93%
Windsor - - - -
Migration
South East

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 75 (24.51%) Data Migration
2 65 (21.24%) Finance
3 62 (20.26%) Microsoft
4 60 (19.61%) Windows
5 58 (18.95%) Telecoms
6 46 (15.03%) Security Cleared
7 42 (13.73%) Project Management
8 35 (11.44%) Oracle
9 33 (10.78%) SQL
9 33 (10.78%) Active Directory
10 31 (10.13%) SQL Server
11 30 (9.80%) MS Excel
12 27 (8.82%) MS Exchange
13 25 (8.17%) SC Cleared
14 24 (7.84%) Degree
14 24 (7.84%) ITIL
15 23 (7.52%) CRM
15 23 (7.52%) Windows 7
16 21 (6.86%) UNIX
16 21 (6.86%) Cisco
17 20 (6.54%) SAP
18 19 (6.21%) .NET
18 19 (6.21%) ETL
18 19 (6.21%) Billing
19 18 (5.88%) Data Management
20 17 (5.56%) Retail
20 17 (5.56%) VMware
21 16 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
21 16 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
21 16 (5.23%) E-Commerce

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire 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 27 (8.82%) MS Exchange
2 15 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (4.58%) SharePoint
3 14 (4.58%) IBM Notes
4 9 (2.94%) CMS
5 8 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (2.61%) Lync
6 6 (1.96%) IIS
7 4 (1.31%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (1.31%) Zimbra
7 4 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.98%) Magnolia
8 3 (0.98%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.65%) SAS
9 2 (0.65%) Drupal
9 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.65%) Confluence
9 2 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (9.80%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.58%) MS Office
3 8 (2.61%) MS Project
4 4 (1.31%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.65%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (2.94%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (1.31%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 2 (0.65%) SAP SCM
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.33%) Agresso
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.33%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.33%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.27%) Office 365
2 8 (2.61%) Force.com
3 7 (2.29%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.65%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.92%) Firewall
2 9 (2.94%) WAN
3 7 (2.29%) LAN
3 7 (2.29%) DNS
3 7 (2.29%) DSL
4 6 (1.96%) Internet
4 6 (1.96%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
4 6 (1.96%) xDSL
5 5 (1.63%) VPN
5 5 (1.63%) SAN
5 5 (1.63%) Wireless
5 5 (1.63%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.63%) VoIP
6 4 (1.31%) SDH
6 4 (1.31%) ADSL
6 4 (1.31%) ATM
6 4 (1.31%) DHCP
6 4 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.31%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.13%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.23%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (3.59%) Oracle Database
5 10 (3.27%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.61%) QlikView
7 7 (2.29%) MS Access
8 6 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.63%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (1.63%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.31%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (1.31%) BusinessObjects
10 4 (1.31%) BusinessObjects XI
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (0.98%) EDRMS
11 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (0.98%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 7 (2.29%) Ant
2 4 (1.31%) Eclipse
2 4 (1.31%) JIRA
3 3 (0.98%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.65%) LSMW
4 2 (0.65%) Maven
4 2 (0.65%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.65%) Hudson
4 2 (0.65%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.33%) MSI
5 1 (0.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 65 (21.24%) Finance
2 58 (18.95%) Telecoms
3 19 (6.21%) Billing
4 17 (5.56%) Retail
5 16 (5.23%) German Language
6 14 (4.58%) Spanish Language
7 13 (4.25%) Marketing
8 12 (3.92%) French Language
9 11 (3.59%) Italian Language
9 11 (3.59%) General Ledger
10 8 (2.61%) Banking
11 6 (1.96%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.98%) Legal
12 3 (0.98%) Local Government
13 2 (0.65%) Publishing
13 2 (0.65%) Electronics
13 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
14 1 (0.33%) Front Office
14 1 (0.33%) Back Office
14 1 (0.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 43 (14.05%) Architect
2 39 (12.75%) Analyst
3 38 (12.42%) Project Manager
4 37 (12.09%) Consultant
5 29 (9.48%) Developer
6 17 (5.56%) Business Analyst
7 13 (4.25%) Test Manager
8 12 (3.92%) Data Manager
9 11 (3.59%) Data Migration Manager
10 10 (3.27%) Solutions Architect
11 9 (2.94%) Migration Engineer
11 9 (2.94%) Data Analyst
12 8 (2.61%) DBA
12 8 (2.61%) Security Engineer
12 8 (2.61%) Designer
13 6 (1.96%) Salesforce.com Developer
13 6 (1.96%) Data Migration Analyst
13 6 (1.96%) Contracts Manager
13 6 (1.96%) Rollout Engineer
13 6 (1.96%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.21%) .NET
2 11 (3.59%) Web Services
2 11 (3.59%) XML
3 9 (2.94%) HTML
4 8 (2.61%) SOAP
5 7 (2.29%) J2EE
6 5 (1.63%) ASP.NET
6 5 (1.63%) Middleware
6 5 (1.63%) MDX
6 5 (1.63%) RESTful
6 5 (1.63%) Visualforce
7 4 (1.31%) Application Packaging
8 3 (0.98%) SAML
8 3 (0.98%) REST
8 3 (0.98%) WCF
8 3 (0.98%) CSS
9 2 (0.65%) JSP
9 2 (0.65%) Struts
9 2 (0.65%) Hibernate
9 2 (0.65%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (3.92%) Computer Science
2 8 (2.61%) Management Information System
3 6 (1.96%) Replication
4 5 (1.63%) Clustering
4 5 (1.63%) Mobile App
5 4 (1.31%) Data Integration
5 4 (1.31%) Open Source
5 4 (1.31%) Mainframe
6 3 (0.98%) Data Extraction
6 3 (0.98%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.65%) Mobile Payment
7 2 (0.65%) Digital Media
7 2 (0.65%) Social Media
7 2 (0.65%) Data Conversion
7 2 (0.65%) IBM Mainframe
7 2 (0.65%) CMDB
7 2 (0.65%) DTV
8 1 (0.33%) PMI
8 1 (0.33%) NHS
8 1 (0.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 60 (19.61%) Windows
2 23 (7.52%) Windows 7
3 21 (6.86%) UNIX
4 15 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (4.25%) Windows XP
6 12 (3.92%) Linux
6 12 (3.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (2.29%) Solaris
8 7 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 5 (1.63%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.65%) OpenVMS
10 2 (0.65%) HPUX
11 1 (0.33%) AIX
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (24.51%) Data Migration
2 42 (13.73%) Project Management
3 24 (7.84%) ITIL
4 23 (7.52%) CRM
5 19 (6.21%) ETL
6 18 (5.88%) Data Management
7 16 (5.23%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (5.23%) E-Commerce
8 15 (4.90%) Data Modelling
8 15 (4.90%) PRINCE2
8 15 (4.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 14 (4.58%) Data Analysis
9 14 (4.58%) Business Analysis
10 12 (3.92%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (3.92%) Service Delivery
11 11 (3.59%) Change Management
11 11 (3.59%) Service Management
11 11 (3.59%) B2B
11 11 (3.59%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 33 (10.78%) SQL
2 15 (4.90%) Java
3 10 (3.27%) T-SQL
4 9 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 9 (2.94%) PowerShell
5 7 (2.29%) Apex Code
6 6 (1.96%) Shell Script
6 6 (1.96%) VBA
7 5 (1.63%) C
7 5 (1.63%) C#
8 3 (0.98%) Perl
8 3 (0.98%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.98%) VBScript
8 3 (0.98%) VB
8 3 (0.98%) ABAP
9 2 (0.65%) VB6
9 2 (0.65%) SAPscript
10 1 (0.33%) Ruby
10 1 (0.33%) R
10 1 (0.33%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 46 (15.03%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.17%) SC Cleared
3 24 (7.84%) Degree
4 13 (4.25%) DV Cleared
5 9 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.61%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.63%) MCTS
7 5 (1.63%) PMI Certification
8 4 (1.31%) MCITP
8 4 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.31%) CCSP
8 4 (1.31%) CCIP
8 4 (1.31%) CCNA
8 4 (1.31%) PMP
9 3 (0.98%) BC Cleared
9 3 (0.98%) CCNP
10 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.65%) CCIE
10 2 (0.65%) ISEB
11 1 (0.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.96%) SLA
2 3 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (0.98%) QA
3 1 (0.33%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (10.78%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.96%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (1.31%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.98%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.98%) NFS
5 3 (0.98%) XenDesktop
5 3 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 2 (0.65%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (0.65%) Veritas File System
6 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
6 2 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
6 2 (0.65%) Shibboleth
7 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.33%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (0.33%) XenApp
7 1 (0.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (5.23%) SCCM
2 6 (1.96%) FortiGate
3 4 (1.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (0.98%) SCOM
4 3 (0.98%) WSUS
5 2 (0.65%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (0.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.65%) Puppet
6 1 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
6 1 (0.33%) WMI
6 1 (0.33%) Windows Storage Server
6 1 (0.33%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 62 (20.26%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.44%) Oracle
3 21 (6.86%) Cisco
4 20 (6.54%) SAP
5 17 (5.56%) VMware
6 15 (4.90%) Citrix
7 14 (4.58%) Lotus
8 12 (3.92%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (3.27%) IBM
10 9 (2.94%) CheckPoint
11 8 (2.61%) Google
12 7 (2.29%) Informatica
13 6 (1.96%) Red Hat
13 6 (1.96%) Siebel
13 6 (1.96%) Business Objects
14 5 (1.63%) Sun
14 5 (1.63%) HP
14 5 (1.63%) EMC
15 4 (1.31%) CA
15 4 (1.31%) Cognos
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