The first table below looks at the demand for 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 Migration over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 12 16 23
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Contract jobs citing Migration 62 38 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 10.28% 7.58% 5.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.86% 11.11% 8.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 22 19
Average daily rate £400 £335 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £93 £179 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £22.60 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-28.08% -0.68%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
391 342 372
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 64.84% 68.26% 62.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 185 209
Average daily rate £400 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £216 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 16
Average hourly rate £28.38 £15.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.16% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.20 £10.76 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £37.00 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Migration
West Midlands

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 51 (40.80%) Data Migration
2 35 (28.00%) Finance
3 26 (20.80%) Windows
4 25 (20.00%) SAP
5 22 (17.60%) Project Management
6 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
7 18 (14.40%) SQL
8 17 (13.60%) Oracle
9 16 (12.80%) UNIX
10 15 (12.00%) Active Directory
11 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
12 13 (10.40%) ERP
13 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
13 12 (9.60%) .NET
13 12 (9.60%) QA
13 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
14 11 (8.80%) Control-M
15 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
15 10 (8.00%) Sybase
15 10 (8.00%) HTML
15 10 (8.00%) Java
15 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
15 10 (8.00%) ETL
15 10 (8.00%) Windows 7
16 9 (7.20%) Customer Engagement
16 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
16 9 (7.20%) SCCM
16 9 (7.20%) PHP
16 9 (7.20%) JSP

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (3.20%) IBM Notes
2 3 (2.40%) IIS
3 2 (1.60%) Lync
3 2 (1.60%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.80%) Documentum
4 1 (0.80%) SAS
4 1 (0.80%) FileNet
4 1 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.40%) MS Office
3 2 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (1.60%) SAP HR
1 2 (1.60%) SAP PM
1 2 (1.60%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.80%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.80%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (5.60%) LDAP
2 6 (4.80%) DDNS
3 4 (3.20%) DHCP
3 4 (3.20%) Internet
3 4 (3.20%) DNS
4 3 (2.40%) IPv4
4 3 (2.40%) IPv6
4 3 (2.40%) Broadband
5 2 (1.60%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.80%) MPLS
6 1 (0.80%) OSPF
6 1 (0.80%) BGP
6 1 (0.80%) ISDN
6 1 (0.80%) LAN
6 1 (0.80%) PSTN
6 1 (0.80%) WAN
6 1 (0.80%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.80%) RIP
6 1 (0.80%) ADSL
6 1 (0.80%) DSLAM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.20%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.60%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.80%) MySQL
5 5 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.00%) DB2
5 5 (4.00%) Informix
6 4 (3.20%) OLAP
6 4 (3.20%) Data Mining
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle OLAP
6 4 (3.20%) Essbase
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle ODI
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI EE
6 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle OWB
7 3 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
7 3 (2.40%) MS Access
8 2 (1.60%) SAP BW
8 2 (1.60%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.60%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.20%) LSMW
2 2 (1.60%) NWDI
3 1 (0.80%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.80%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.80%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.80%) MSI
3 1 (0.80%) InstallShield
General
1 35 (28.00%) Finance
2 8 (6.40%) Banking
3 6 (4.80%) Retail
4 4 (3.20%) Games
5 3 (2.40%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.40%) Legal
5 3 (2.40%) Front Office
5 3 (2.40%) Back Office
6 2 (1.60%) Law
6 2 (1.60%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.60%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.60%) Marketing
7 1 (0.80%) Billing
7 1 (0.80%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 26 (20.80%) Project Manager
2 19 (15.20%) Consultant
3 15 (12.00%) Developer
4 11 (8.80%) Analyst
5 7 (5.60%) Migration Engineer
5 7 (5.60%) SAP Consultant
6 6 (4.80%) Migration Consultant
6 6 (4.80%) Software Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Senior Software Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.00%) UNIX Developer
8 4 (3.20%) Data Migration Consultant
8 4 (3.20%) Data Migration Engineer
8 4 (3.20%) Oracle BI Developer
8 4 (3.20%) OBIEE Developer
8 4 (3.20%) Technical Manager
8 4 (3.20%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (3.20%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (9.60%) .NET
2 10 (8.00%) HTML
3 9 (7.20%) CGI
3 9 (7.20%) JSP
3 9 (7.20%) XML
3 9 (7.20%) Ajax
4 7 (5.60%) JMS
4 7 (5.60%) SOAP
4 7 (5.60%) J2EE
5 4 (3.20%) COM+
5 4 (3.20%) DCOM
6 2 (1.60%) SAP Basis
7 1 (0.80%) Middleware
7 1 (0.80%) CSS
7 1 (0.80%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.80%) Web Services
7 1 (0.80%) MDX
7 1 (0.80%) WCF
7 1 (0.80%) WPF
7 1 (0.80%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.20%) Web 2.0
2 5 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.20%) Data Integration
4 3 (2.40%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.60%) Clustering
6 1 (0.80%) Device Driver
6 1 (0.80%) DTV
6 1 (0.80%) Data Conversion
6 1 (0.80%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.80%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 26 (20.80%) Windows
2 16 (12.80%) UNIX
3 12 (9.60%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (8.00%) Windows 7
4 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.20%) Linux
6 4 (3.20%) Windows 8
7 3 (2.40%) Windows Vista
7 3 (2.40%) Windows XP
7 3 (2.40%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (40.80%) Data Migration
2 22 (17.60%) Project Management
3 13 (10.40%) ERP
4 10 (8.00%) ETL
5 9 (7.20%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (7.20%) Validation
5 9 (7.20%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (5.60%) Software Engineering
6 7 (5.60%) Business Analysis
6 7 (5.60%) SOA
6 7 (5.60%) EAI
7 6 (4.80%) Data Modelling
7 6 (4.80%) PRINCE2
7 6 (4.80%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (4.00%) Workflow
8 5 (4.00%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (4.00%) Data Architecture
8 5 (4.00%) Analytics
9 4 (3.20%) Data Validation
9 4 (3.20%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 18 (14.40%) SQL
2 11 (8.80%) PowerShell
3 10 (8.00%) Java
3 10 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 9 (7.20%) PHP
5 7 (5.60%) Perl
6 6 (4.80%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.20%) R
7 4 (3.20%) VBA
8 3 (2.40%) C#
8 3 (2.40%) VBScript
8 3 (2.40%) VB
9 1 (0.80%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.80%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.80%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.80%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (7.20%) Security Cleared
2 6 (4.80%) SC Cleared
2 6 (4.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 5 (4.00%) MCSE
4 4 (3.20%) MCITP
5 3 (2.40%) Degree
5 3 (2.40%) MCP
6 2 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.60%) CCNA
6 2 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.80%) OCP
7 1 (0.80%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.80%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.80%) CCEA
7 1 (0.80%) CISSP
7 1 (0.80%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.60%) QA
2 1 (0.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (12.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.40%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.80%) XenApp
5 1 (0.80%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.80%) IAG
5 1 (0.80%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (8.80%) Control-M
2 9 (7.20%) SCCM
3 3 (2.40%) SCVMM
3 3 (2.40%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (1.60%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (0.80%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.80%) SCOM
5 1 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.80%) WSUS
5 1 (0.80%) MOM
5 1 (0.80%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 25 (20.00%) SAP
2 20 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (13.60%) Oracle
4 10 (8.00%) Sybase
5 7 (5.60%) Business Objects
5 7 (5.60%) IBM
6 6 (4.80%) Avaya
7 4 (3.20%) BMC
7 4 (3.20%) VMware
7 4 (3.20%) Lotus
7 4 (3.20%) HP
8 2 (1.60%) Cisco
8 2 (1.60%) Hitachi
8 2 (1.60%) Brocade
8 2 (1.60%) Open Text
9 1 (0.80%) Kaseya
9 1 (0.80%) RedPrairie
9 1 (0.80%) Talend
9 1 (0.80%) Northgate
9 1 (0.80%) JD Edwards
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