The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Cambridge 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 27 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +12
Contract jobs citing Migration 17 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 4.55% 4.35% 2.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.23% 7.52% 4.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 4
Average daily rate £351 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.25% +14.28%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £47.50 £15.00 £55.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+216.66% -72.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £22.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-23.59% -5.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
273 226 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 72.99% 57.80% 64.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 159 99 156
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £263 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 32
Average hourly rate £39.50 £38.50 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.59% -9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £13.50 £28.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Migration
Cambridgeshire

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 16 April 2014.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 20 (52.63%) Data Migration
2 14 (36.84%) Finance
3 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
3 10 (26.32%) Project Management
4 8 (21.05%) ITIL
5 7 (18.42%) SQL
5 7 (18.42%) Change Management
5 7 (18.42%) Retail
6 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
7 5 (13.16%) .NET
7 5 (13.16%) SAP
7 5 (13.16%) Process Management
7 5 (13.16%) Banking
7 5 (13.16%) Retail Banking
7 5 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
7 5 (13.16%) Change Control
8 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
8 4 (10.53%) Publishing
8 4 (10.53%) Scrum
8 4 (10.53%) MS Project
8 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
9 3 (7.89%) Windows
9 3 (7.89%) C#
9 3 (7.89%) VMware
9 3 (7.89%) Data Management
10 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
10 2 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
1 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (5.26%) SAS
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.63%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.63%) IIS
3 1 (2.63%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) DHCP
1 2 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
2 1 (2.63%) VPN
2 1 (2.63%) SAN
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
2 1 (2.63%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 7 (18.42%) Retail
3 5 (13.16%) Retail Banking
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 4 (10.53%) Publishing
5 1 (2.63%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (23.68%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Business Analyst
4 4 (10.53%) Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Architect
6 2 (5.26%) CRM Developer
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Project Manager
6 2 (5.26%) ITIL Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Test Manager
6 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 1 (2.63%) Programmer
7 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Help Desk Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.26%) EDI
2 2 (5.26%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.26%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) PMI
1 2 (5.26%) CMDB
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
2 1 (2.63%) PKI
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Windows
2 2 (5.26%) Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.63%) CentOS
3 1 (2.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.63%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Data Migration
2 10 (26.32%) Project Management
3 8 (21.05%) ITIL
4 7 (18.42%) Change Management
5 5 (13.16%) Data Cleansing
5 5 (13.16%) Change Control
5 5 (13.16%) Process Management
6 4 (10.53%) Scrum
6 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.53%) Project Planning
7 3 (7.89%) Data Management
8 2 (5.26%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 2 (5.26%) RAD
8 2 (5.26%) CRM
8 2 (5.26%) Release Management
8 2 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Test Scripting
8 2 (5.26%) Regression Testing
8 2 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.42%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) C#
3 2 (5.26%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.26%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.63%) VBA
4 1 (2.63%) Python
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.63%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ISEB
2 1 (2.63%) OCP
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (2.63%) RHCE
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware ESX
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Server
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.63%) vSphere
2 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (2.63%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (2.63%) SCCM
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.16%) SAP
3 3 (7.89%) VMware
4 2 (5.26%) Oracle
4 2 (5.26%) Red Hat
4 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Cisco
5 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard
5 1 (2.63%) Veeam
5 1 (2.63%) Sun
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) Citrix
5 1 (2.63%) Juniper
5 1 (2.63%) Hitachi
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp