The table below looks at the statistics for Data Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 34 31 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 9 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.41% 1.75% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.27% 2.42% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 1
Average daily rate
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£438 £275 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -31.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £25.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -33.33%
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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 Cardiff region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
275 207 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 73.53% 72.63% 65.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 156 77
Average daily rate £375 £350 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £240 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 2
Average hourly rate £9.50 £18.00 £41.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.22% -56.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £18.00 £22.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £18.00 £60.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Data Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Migration across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Data Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Data Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data 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 Data Migration.

1 16 (100.00%) Migration
2 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
3 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 8 (50.00%) Validation
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (43.75%) MS Office
6 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
7 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
7 6 (37.50%) Finance
7 6 (37.50%) Lync
8 5 (31.25%) Data Mapping
8 5 (31.25%) Casewise
8 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
8 5 (31.25%) Office 365
9 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
9 3 (18.75%) ETL
9 3 (18.75%) Scrum
9 3 (18.75%) GIS
9 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
10 2 (12.50%) V-Model
10 2 (12.50%) QA
10 2 (12.50%) Use Case
10 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (12.50%) Data Management
10 2 (12.50%) Taxonomies
10 2 (12.50%) Degree
10 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Data 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 Data Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (37.50%) SharePoint
1 6 (37.50%) Lync
2 1 (6.25%) IIS
2 1 (6.25%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 7 (43.75%) MS Office
2 5 (31.25%) MS Visio
3 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (31.25%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (43.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Analyst
2 7 (43.75%) Data Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architect
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) GIS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) .NET
1 1 (6.25%) Middleware
1 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) GIS
2 2 (12.50%) Taxonomies
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (100.00%) Migration
2 8 (50.00%) Validation
3 7 (43.75%) Data Modelling
4 5 (31.25%) Data Mapping
5 3 (18.75%) Data Governance
5 3 (18.75%) ETL
5 3 (18.75%) Scrum
6 2 (12.50%) Data Management
6 2 (12.50%) Data Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (12.50%) Use Case
6 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (12.50%) V-Model
6 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
7 1 (6.25%) Functional Testing
7 1 (6.25%) User Stories
7 1 (6.25%) Performance Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Load Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C++
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Casewise
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) ESRI