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 11 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 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 26 13 22
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 36 50 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.27% 8.73% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.44% 13.05% 8.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 25 24
Average daily rate
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£363 £355 £264
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.11% +34.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £297 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £413 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.90 £25.81
% change year-on-year
+1.85% -26.77%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
484 383 450
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 70.86% 66.84% 70.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 209 240
Average daily rate £351 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.54% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 18
Average hourly rate £14.50 £175.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.71% +1106.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.20 £15.49 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £175.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.90% +3.33%
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 11 July 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 11 July 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 37 (37.00%) Data Migration
2 28 (28.00%) Finance
3 25 (25.00%) Windows
4 22 (22.00%) SQL
4 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
5 17 (17.00%) Project Management
5 17 (17.00%) Oracle
6 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (15.00%) UNIX
7 14 (14.00%) .NET
8 12 (12.00%) HTML
8 12 (12.00%) Security Cleared
9 11 (11.00%) SC Cleared
9 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
9 11 (11.00%) Active Directory
9 11 (11.00%) Control-M
10 10 (10.00%) Java
10 10 (10.00%) XML
10 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
10 10 (10.00%) SCCM
10 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (10.00%) Windows 7
11 9 (9.00%) Customer Engagement
11 9 (9.00%) Ajax
11 9 (9.00%) Web 2.0
11 9 (9.00%) JSP
11 9 (9.00%) PHP
11 9 (9.00%) Linux
11 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (9.00%) CGI

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 6 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (3.00%) IIS
3 3 (3.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.00%) FileNet
4 2 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (2.00%) Lync
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.00%) CMS
5 1 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.00%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.00%) Documentum
Applications
1 8 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.00%) MS Office
3 2 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Agresso
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) LDAP
1 6 (6.00%) DDNS
2 3 (3.00%) Internet
2 3 (3.00%) DHCP
2 3 (3.00%) DNS
2 3 (3.00%) IPv4
2 3 (3.00%) IPv6
2 3 (3.00%) SAN
3 2 (2.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.00%) Wireless
4 1 (1.00%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.00%) Intranet
4 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.00%) LAN
4 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (7.00%) MySQL
3 7 (7.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (5.00%) Informix
4 5 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.00%) MS Access
5 3 (3.00%) DB2
6 2 (2.00%) DTS
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 2 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.00%) Big Data
7 1 (1.00%) Couchbase
7 1 (1.00%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.00%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.00%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.00%) MSI
2 1 (1.00%) InstallShield
General
1 28 (28.00%) Finance
2 7 (7.00%) Banking
3 6 (6.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.00%) Games
5 3 (3.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Front Office
6 2 (2.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.00%) Billing
6 2 (2.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (22.00%) Project Manager
2 13 (13.00%) Consultant
3 12 (12.00%) Developer
4 10 (10.00%) Analyst
5 6 (6.00%) Software Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Migration Consultant
6 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) UNIX Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Migration Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Data Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) Data Migration Consultant
7 4 (4.00%) Data Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) IT Project Manager
7 4 (4.00%) Architect
7 4 (4.00%) Business Analyst
7 4 (4.00%) Technical Project Manager
8 3 (3.00%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.00%) .NET
2 12 (12.00%) HTML
3 10 (10.00%) XML
4 9 (9.00%) JSP
4 9 (9.00%) CGI
4 9 (9.00%) Ajax
5 7 (7.00%) SOAP
6 6 (6.00%) J2EE
6 6 (6.00%) JMS
7 3 (3.00%) WCF
7 3 (3.00%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.00%) COM+
7 3 (3.00%) DCOM
7 3 (3.00%) CSS
7 3 (3.00%) Web Services
8 2 (2.00%) MDX
8 2 (2.00%) HTML5
9 1 (1.00%) CSS3
9 1 (1.00%) Reactive Extensions
9 1 (1.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.00%) Web 2.0
2 6 (6.00%) Thin Client
2 6 (6.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.00%) Reference Data
3 1 (1.00%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.00%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.00%) LPAR
3 1 (1.00%) Social Media
3 1 (1.00%) DTV
3 1 (1.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.00%) AS400
3 1 (1.00%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.00%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.00%) Market Risk
3 1 (1.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 25 (25.00%) Windows
2 15 (15.00%) UNIX
3 10 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (10.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (9.00%) Linux
4 9 (9.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (3.00%) Solaris
7 1 (1.00%) AIX
7 1 (1.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (37.00%) Data Migration
2 17 (17.00%) Project Management
3 9 (9.00%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (7.00%) ETL
4 7 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (7.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (6.00%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.00%) Workflow
5 6 (6.00%) SOA
5 6 (6.00%) PRINCE2
5 6 (6.00%) CRM
5 6 (6.00%) ERP
5 6 (6.00%) EAI
6 5 (5.00%) ITIL
6 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.00%) Business Continuity
8 3 (3.00%) Data Management
8 3 (3.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.00%) SQL
2 11 (11.00%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.00%) Java
3 10 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.00%) PHP
5 7 (7.00%) Perl
6 6 (6.00%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.00%) VBA
7 5 (5.00%) C#
8 4 (4.00%) VBScript
8 4 (4.00%) VB
9 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.00%) SAPscript
9 1 (1.00%) C
9 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (11.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (5.00%) MCITP
4 5 (5.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 4 (4.00%) MCSE
6 3 (3.00%) Degree
6 3 (3.00%) MCP
7 2 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.00%) CCNP
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.00%) QA
2 3 (3.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (11.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.00%) XenApp
4 1 (1.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.00%) IAG
4 1 (1.00%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (11.00%) Control-M
2 10 (10.00%) SCCM
3 3 (3.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.00%) Ionix
4 1 (1.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.00%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (1.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (1.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (22.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (17.00%) Oracle
3 8 (8.00%) Sybase
3 8 (8.00%) SAP
4 6 (6.00%) Business Objects
4 6 (6.00%) Avaya
4 6 (6.00%) IBM
5 4 (4.00%) HP
5 4 (4.00%) BMC
5 4 (4.00%) Lotus
5 4 (4.00%) VMware
6 3 (3.00%) EMC
6 3 (3.00%) Cisco
6 3 (3.00%) Talend
7 1 (1.00%) Nintex
7 1 (1.00%) Juniper
7 1 (1.00%) Citrix
7 1 (1.00%) Northgate
7 1 (1.00%) Kaseya
7 1 (1.00%) Foundry
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