The first table below looks at the demand for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 17 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 Bradford 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 18 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 6 9 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 4.03% 5.70% 8.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.94% 7.89% 12.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 3
Average daily rate £250 £335 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.37% -10.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £283 £247
10% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £387 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -4.30%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
101 114 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 67.79% 72.15% 73.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 53 30
Average daily rate £350 £320 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £467 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Average hourly rate £50.00 £12.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -61.53%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Migration
West Yorkshire

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 11 (50.00%) Retail
3 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
4 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle ODI
5 7 (31.82%) ETL
5 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
5 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (27.27%) Finance
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (22.73%) XPath
7 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (22.73%) XML
7 5 (22.73%) XQuery
8 4 (18.18%) Analytics
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
8 4 (18.18%) OLAP
8 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
8 4 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (18.18%) R
8 4 (18.18%) Essbase
9 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
9 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford 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 2 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (4.55%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle EBS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (31.82%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database 11g
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle BI EE
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle ODI
1 7 (31.82%) Oracle Database
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
3 4 (18.18%) Essbase
3 4 (18.18%) Data Mining
3 4 (18.18%) OLAP
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle OWB
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
5 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 11 (50.00%) Retail
2 6 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) DBA
2 5 (22.73%) Developer
2 5 (22.73%) Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) SQL DBA
2 5 (22.73%) OBIEE Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Oracle BI Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Architect
4 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Oracle DBA
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.09%) ETL Architect
5 2 (9.09%) Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Database Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) OBIEE Architect
6 1 (4.55%) ETL Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
3 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Data Migration
2 8 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (31.82%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Analytics
5 3 (13.64%) Load Balancing
5 3 (13.64%) Data Modelling
5 3 (13.64%) ITIL
5 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (9.09%) Process Management
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.55%) Change Control
7 1 (4.55%) Automation Testing
7 1 (4.55%) ERP
7 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (4.55%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (68.18%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) XQuery
2 5 (22.73%) XPath
3 4 (18.18%) R
4 3 (13.64%) PL/SQL
5 2 (9.09%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.09%) Citrix
2 2 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (4.55%) Sybase