The first table below looks at the demand for Data Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 18 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 Birmingham 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 39 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 19 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.10% 2.73% 1.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.87% 4.03% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 8 4
Average daily rate £405 £300 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.00% -28.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £369 £170 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £427 £407 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £52.50
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -67.61%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
390 347 371
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 63.62% 67.77% 61.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 228 190 208
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.06% +0.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £215 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 17 16
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £10.76 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Data Migration
West Midlands

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Data Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data 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 Data Migration.

1 50 (100.00%) Migration
2 16 (32.00%) SAP
3 15 (30.00%) SQL
4 12 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (22.00%) ERP
5 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
6 10 (20.00%) .NET
6 10 (20.00%) Java
6 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (18.00%) ETL
7 9 (18.00%) Windows
7 9 (18.00%) Finance
8 8 (16.00%) QA
8 8 (16.00%) Oracle
8 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (14.00%) SOA
9 7 (14.00%) IBM
9 7 (14.00%) J2EE
9 7 (14.00%) Business Objects
9 7 (14.00%) SOAP
9 7 (14.00%) LDAP
9 7 (14.00%) JMS
9 7 (14.00%) EAI
9 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
10 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
10 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (12.00%) DDNS

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Data 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 Data Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.00%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (4.00%) SAP PM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.00%) LDAP
2 6 (12.00%) DDNS
3 3 (6.00%) Internet
3 3 (6.00%) IPv4
3 3 (6.00%) IPv6
4 2 (4.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (24.00%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (22.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (14.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (8.00%) OLAP
4 4 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle OLAP
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI EE
4 4 (8.00%) Essbase
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle OWB
5 3 (6.00%) DB2
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Reports
5 3 (6.00%) MS Access
6 2 (4.00%) SAP Data Services
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) LSMW
2 1 (2.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 9 (18.00%) Finance
2 5 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (4.00%) Law
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (16.00%) Consultant
1 8 (16.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Software Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Analyst
4 4 (8.00%) Data Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Data Migration Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Migration Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Oracle BI Developer
4 4 (8.00%) OBIEE Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.00%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) SAP Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Project Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) SAP PM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.00%) .NET
2 7 (14.00%) J2EE
2 7 (14.00%) SOAP
2 7 (14.00%) JMS
3 4 (8.00%) COM+
3 4 (8.00%) DCOM
4 1 (2.00%) SAP PI
4 1 (2.00%) Visualforce
4 1 (2.00%) MDX
4 1 (2.00%) Middleware
4 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) Windows
2 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (4.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (2.00%) UNIX
5 1 (2.00%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (100.00%) Migration
2 11 (22.00%) ERP
3 9 (18.00%) ETL
4 7 (14.00%) SOA
4 7 (14.00%) EAI
5 6 (12.00%) Data Modelling
5 6 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (12.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (10.00%) Business Analysis
6 5 (10.00%) Project Management
6 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.00%) Validation
7 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 4 (8.00%) Analytics
8 3 (6.00%) Data Architecture
8 3 (6.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (4.00%) Data Analysis
9 2 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
9 2 (4.00%) Data Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) Java
3 6 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.00%) R
5 2 (4.00%) VBScript
5 2 (4.00%) VB
5 2 (4.00%) VBA
6 1 (2.00%) Apex Code
6 1 (2.00%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (6.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (16.00%) QA
System Software
1 8 (16.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) MOM
Vendors
1 16 (32.00%) SAP
2 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (16.00%) Oracle
4 7 (14.00%) IBM
4 7 (14.00%) Business Objects
5 4 (8.00%) Lotus
6 1 (2.00%) Northgate
6 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com