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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 25 33 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -12
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 20 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.02% 1.19% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.81% 1.71% 8.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £388 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £375
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.81% -36.66%
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South Wales

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
256 175 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.11% 69.44% 75.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 114 121
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £10.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% +76.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 December 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 December 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 31 (100.00%) Migration
2 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
3 19 (61.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (58.06%) ETL
5 15 (48.39%) SQL
6 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (35.48%) Data Modelling
8 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
9 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
9 10 (32.26%) Validation
10 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (29.03%) MS Office
11 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
11 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
12 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
13 6 (19.35%) Lync
13 6 (19.35%) Data Mapping
13 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
14 5 (16.13%) Office 365
14 5 (16.13%) XML
14 5 (16.13%) Scrum
15 4 (12.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
15 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
15 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
15 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
15 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
15 4 (12.90%) Test Planning

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 10 (32.26%) SharePoint
2 6 (19.35%) Lync
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Office
2 8 (25.81%) MS Excel
3 4 (12.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (80.65%) SQL Server
2 19 (61.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (45.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (29.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (19.35%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (9.68%) DTS
8 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.45%) RDBMS
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.23%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) Selenium
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Data Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) SQL Server DBA
4 4 (12.90%) SQL DBA
4 4 (12.90%) DBA
5 3 (9.68%) Test Leader
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Architect
6 2 (6.45%) Test Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Consultant
7 1 (3.23%) Junior
7 1 (3.23%) Database Developer
7 1 (3.23%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) LINQ
2 1 (3.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (3.23%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) GIS
1 2 (6.45%) Clustering
1 2 (6.45%) Taxonomies
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (100.00%) Migration
2 18 (58.06%) ETL
3 11 (35.48%) Data Modelling
4 10 (32.26%) Validation
5 7 (22.58%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (19.35%) Data Mapping
7 5 (16.13%) Scrum
8 4 (12.90%) V-Model
8 4 (12.90%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Integration Testing
8 4 (12.90%) Test Scripting
8 4 (12.90%) Test Planning
8 4 (12.90%) Waterfall
9 3 (9.68%) Data Cleansing
9 3 (9.68%) Automated Testing
9 3 (9.68%) CRM
10 2 (6.45%) Data Management
10 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 11 (35.48%) T-SQL
3 4 (12.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (9.68%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.68%) Casewise
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle