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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 33 36 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 13 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.42% 1.38% 2.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.48% 1.96% 3.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 3
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.72 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -5.00%
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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
290 204 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 76.32% 70.34% 71.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 141 110
Average daily rate £350 £340 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £239 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Average hourly rate £9.50 £17.67 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.22% +7.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.70 £16.04 £13.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £19.17 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 23 (100.00%) Migration
2 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
3 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (43.48%) Validation
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (34.78%) SQL
5 8 (34.78%) Data Mapping
6 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 7 (30.43%) MS Office
6 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
6 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
7 6 (26.09%) ETL
7 6 (26.09%) Finance
7 6 (26.09%) Lync
8 5 (21.74%) Office 365
8 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (21.74%) Casewise
8 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
9 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
9 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (17.39%) Scrum
10 3 (13.04%) V-Model
10 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
10 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
10 3 (13.04%) DTS
10 3 (13.04%) GIS
10 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
10 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (30.43%) SharePoint
2 6 (26.09%) Lync
3 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.35%) ArcGIS
3 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 5 (21.74%) MS Visio
3 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (69.57%) SQL Server
2 12 (52.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (30.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (13.04%) DTS
6 2 (8.70%) RDBMS
6 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Selenium
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Analyst
2 7 (30.43%) Data Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) SQL Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SQL DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.70%) DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Test Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Test Leader
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Data Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Consultant
6 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) .NET
1 1 (4.35%) Middleware
1 1 (4.35%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) GIS
2 2 (8.70%) Taxonomies
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Migration
2 10 (43.48%) Validation
3 8 (34.78%) Data Mapping
4 7 (30.43%) Data Modelling
5 6 (26.09%) ETL
6 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Scrum
8 3 (13.04%) Automated Testing
8 3 (13.04%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (13.04%) V-Model
8 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 3 (13.04%) Data Governance
9 2 (8.70%) Test Planning
9 2 (8.70%) Data Management
9 2 (8.70%) Data Analysis
9 2 (8.70%) Integration Testing
9 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
9 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
9 2 (8.70%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (8.70%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C++
3 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 5 (21.74%) Casewise
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) ESRI