The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 28 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Migration 12 18 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.74% 6.82% 3.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.15% 10.34% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 9
Average daily rate
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£269 £419 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.82% +0.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £34.25 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+144.64% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £17.88 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.04% -23.93%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
233 174 265
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.59% 65.91% 65.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 91 136
Average daily rate £375 £413 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £265 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 19 25
Average hourly rate £42.50 £37.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.86% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.20 £14.00 £35.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £39.85 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridge

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) SQL
4 4 (20.00%) Windows
4 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
4 4 (20.00%) Data Mapping
5 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (15.00%) Finance
5 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) VBA
6 2 (10.00%) VBScript
6 2 (10.00%) C#
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX
6 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) ERP
6 2 (10.00%) EMC
6 2 (10.00%) ISEB
6 2 (10.00%) Lotus
6 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
6 2 (10.00%) Retail

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (5.00%) SAS
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.00%) MS Project
2 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) DNS
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Power View
1 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) General Ledger
3 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Consultant
3 3 (15.00%) Data Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Storage Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Data Migration Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Operations Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Migration Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) EMC Storage Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Junior SharePoint Developer
5 1 (5.00%) Business Data Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) MI Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 1 (5.00%) Messaging Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Messaging Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) LINQ
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (5.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
3 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 4 (20.00%) Data Mapping
3 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.00%) ERP
4 2 (10.00%) Regression Testing
4 2 (10.00%) Analytics
4 2 (10.00%) User Stories
4 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
4 2 (10.00%) V-Model
4 2 (10.00%) Release Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Cleansing
5 1 (5.00%) Process Improvement
5 1 (5.00%) Kanban
5 1 (5.00%) Linear Regression
5 1 (5.00%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) VBA
3 2 (10.00%) VBScript
3 2 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) WMI
2 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.00%) EMC
2 2 (10.00%) Lotus
2 2 (10.00%) Isilon
3 1 (5.00%) Infoblox
3 1 (5.00%) VMware
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee
3 1 (5.00%) SAP