The table below looks at the statistics 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 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 24 16 18
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 165 208 163
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.78% 7.52% 7.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.22% 10.09% 10.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 113 44
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£350 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £247 £317 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £595 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £360 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 2
Average hourly rate £13.65 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.93% -3.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -31.11%
Migration
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2008 2061 1518
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 70.33% 74.54% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1036 1084 617
Average daily rate £400 £400 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 56 64
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+71.42% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £164.50 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 5 March 2015.

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
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 5 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 0 68 £360 -20.00% 17
Bracknell -7 21 £235 -37.33% 3
Slough +1 15 £438 +2.94% 3
Newbury -17 6 £377 -9.21%
Maidenhead +4 5 £408 +22.55%
Windsor -7 1 £155 -57.24%
Migration
South East

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 85 (27.24%) Telecoms
2 69 (22.12%) Data Migration
3 61 (19.55%) Windows
4 55 (17.63%) Microsoft
5 52 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 44 (14.10%) Oracle
7 40 (12.82%) Active Directory
8 35 (11.22%) Project Management
9 32 (10.26%) SC Cleared
10 30 (9.62%) Finance
10 30 (9.62%) Cisco
10 30 (9.62%) SQL
11 29 (9.29%) MPLS
12 28 (8.97%) MS Excel
13 27 (8.65%) SharePoint
13 27 (8.65%) Windows 7
14 25 (8.01%) VMware
15 24 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
16 23 (7.37%) PRINCE2
17 22 (7.05%) Data Modelling
17 22 (7.05%) HP
18 21 (6.73%) Firewall
19 20 (6.41%) Ethernet
20 19 (6.09%) BGP
20 19 (6.09%) Lync
20 19 (6.09%) Application Packaging
21 18 (5.77%) ETL
22 17 (5.45%) Linux
22 17 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
22 17 (5.45%) Test Strategy

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 (8.65%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.09%) Lync
3 15 (4.81%) MS Exchange
4 12 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (3.53%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.24%) WebSphere
6 7 (2.24%) IIS
6 7 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (1.60%) WordPress
7 5 (1.60%) CMS
8 4 (1.28%) MQSeries
8 4 (1.28%) JCAPS
8 4 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.96%) Drupal
9 3 (0.96%) Confluence
10 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.64%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.32%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 28 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.85%) MS Office
3 4 (1.28%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.96%) MS Project
5 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.64%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.96%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (0.64%) Agresso
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.32%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.60%) SaaS
2 4 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.96%) IaaS
3 3 (0.96%) Office 365
4 2 (0.64%) PaaS
4 2 (0.64%) Force.com
5 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (9.29%) MPLS
2 21 (6.73%) Firewall
3 20 (6.41%) Ethernet
4 19 (6.09%) BGP
5 16 (5.13%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.81%) LAN
6 15 (4.81%) WAN
7 14 (4.49%) SDH
8 10 (3.21%) OSPF
9 9 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (2.88%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (2.88%) 3G
9 9 (2.88%) EIGRP
9 9 (2.88%) RIP
9 9 (2.88%) VPN
9 9 (2.88%) Internet
10 7 (2.24%) 4G
10 7 (2.24%) xDSL
10 7 (2.24%) 2G
10 7 (2.24%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
1 15 (4.81%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.21%) Oracle ODI
2 10 (3.21%) Oracle Database
3 8 (2.56%) Essbase
3 8 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 8 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
4 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 7 (2.24%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (1.28%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.64%) DB2
7 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects XI
7 2 (0.64%) QlikView
8 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.32%) Xcelsius
8 1 (0.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (4.81%) Toad
2 3 (0.96%) JIRA
3 2 (0.64%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.64%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.32%) Selenium
4 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.32%) MSI
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 85 (27.24%) Telecoms
2 30 (9.62%) Finance
3 16 (5.13%) Billing
4 9 (2.88%) Retail
4 9 (2.88%) Legal
5 8 (2.56%) Law
6 6 (1.92%) Marketing
7 5 (1.60%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.60%) Publishing
8 3 (0.96%) Multimedia
8 3 (0.96%) Banking
9 2 (0.64%) Advertising
9 2 (0.64%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.64%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.32%) French Language
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.32%) Back Office
10 1 (0.32%) Electronics
10 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 37 (11.86%) Architect
2 32 (10.26%) Project Manager
3 29 (9.29%) Consultant
4 28 (8.97%) Analyst
5 25 (8.01%) Developer
6 21 (6.73%) Solutions Architect
7 16 (5.13%) Applications Packager
8 13 (4.17%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.17%) Programme Manager
9 12 (3.85%) Test Manager
9 12 (3.85%) Network Engineer
10 10 (3.21%) Data Analyst
11 9 (2.88%) Environment Manager
11 9 (2.88%) Administrator
12 8 (2.56%) Migration Consultant
12 8 (2.56%) Server Engineer
13 7 (2.24%) Technical Manager
14 6 (1.92%) Design Engineer
14 6 (1.92%) IP Engineer
14 6 (1.92%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.09%) Application Packaging
2 13 (4.17%) Web Services
3 12 (3.85%) .NET
4 11 (3.53%) XML
5 10 (3.21%) SOAP
5 10 (3.21%) ASP.NET
6 7 (2.24%) JMS
6 7 (2.24%) WSDL
6 7 (2.24%) JAXB
7 5 (1.60%) jQuery
8 4 (1.28%) Middleware
8 4 (1.28%) Oracle Fusion
9 3 (0.96%) REST
9 3 (0.96%) Visualforce
9 3 (0.96%) COM+
10 2 (0.64%) SAML
11 1 (0.32%) Mason
11 1 (0.32%) SAP Basis
11 1 (0.32%) SAP XI
11 1 (0.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (3.21%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.88%) Smart Meter
3 7 (2.24%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.60%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (0.96%) Open Source
6 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.64%) EMC Centera
6 2 (0.64%) Data Extraction
7 1 (0.32%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.32%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.32%) IPTV
7 1 (0.32%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.32%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.32%) FMCG
7 1 (0.32%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.32%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.32%) GIS
7 1 (0.32%) Replication
7 1 (0.32%) DTV
7 1 (0.32%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 61 (19.55%) Windows
2 27 (8.65%) Windows 7
3 24 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (5.45%) Linux
5 16 (5.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.53%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (3.21%) UNIX
9 9 (2.88%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.64%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (22.12%) Data Migration
2 35 (11.22%) Project Management
3 23 (7.37%) PRINCE2
4 22 (7.05%) Data Modelling
5 18 (5.77%) ETL
6 17 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 17 (5.45%) Test Strategy
7 16 (5.13%) Change Management
8 14 (4.49%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (4.17%) CRM
10 12 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (3.53%) TDD
11 11 (3.53%) Data Management
11 11 (3.53%) Data Cleansing
11 11 (3.53%) Service Delivery
12 10 (3.21%) Risk Management
12 10 (3.21%) Data Analysis
13 8 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (2.56%) ERP
13 8 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 30 (9.62%) SQL
2 16 (5.13%) PowerShell
3 13 (4.17%) Java
4 12 (3.85%) VB
5 11 (3.53%) VBA
6 8 (2.56%) C
6 8 (2.56%) PL/SQL
7 7 (2.24%) VBScript
8 6 (1.92%) C#
9 4 (1.28%) PHP
9 4 (1.28%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.96%) Korn
10 3 (0.96%) Apex Code
10 3 (0.96%) AWK
10 3 (0.96%) T-SQL
10 3 (0.96%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.96%) sed
11 2 (0.64%) Python
12 1 (0.32%) Ruby
12 1 (0.32%) VB6
Qualifications
1 52 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 32 (10.26%) SC Cleared
3 16 (5.13%) VCP4
4 14 (4.49%) DV Cleared
5 12 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 12 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (3.21%) CCNA
6 10 (3.21%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (3.21%) CCNP
6 10 (3.21%) Degree
7 7 (2.24%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.64%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.64%) ISEB
8 2 (0.64%) PMP
8 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.64%) MCSE
9 1 (0.32%) JNCIP
9 1 (0.32%) MCITP
9 1 (0.32%) MCTS
9 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.92%) QA
2 2 (0.64%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (12.82%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (1.28%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (1.28%) vSphere
6 2 (0.64%) Terminal Server
6 2 (0.64%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.32%) vCloud
7 1 (0.32%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (4.81%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (3.53%) SCCM
3 9 (2.88%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.96%) HP SIM
4 3 (0.96%) HP Data Protector
5 2 (0.64%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.64%) SCOM
5 2 (0.64%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.64%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 55 (17.63%) Microsoft
2 44 (14.10%) Oracle
3 30 (9.62%) Cisco
4 25 (8.01%) VMware
5 22 (7.05%) HP
6 13 (4.17%) Red Hat
7 11 (3.53%) SAP
7 11 (3.53%) Citrix
8 10 (3.21%) Informatica
9 9 (2.88%) F5
9 9 (2.88%) CheckPoint
10 8 (2.56%) IBM
10 8 (2.56%) Cramer
11 7 (2.24%) MetaSolv
11 7 (2.24%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (2.24%) BEA
12 6 (1.92%) Juniper
13 5 (1.60%) Business Objects
14 4 (1.28%) Dell
14 4 (1.28%) EMC
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