The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Migration over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 14 19 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 40 29 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 10.13% 7.86% 6.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.99% 9.73% 8.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 19 12
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£343 £325 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.38% +30.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £157 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £450 £368
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.75% +2.56%
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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
308 298 185
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 77.97% 80.76% 72.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 230 124
Average daily rate £350 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 2
Average hourly rate £15.75 £13.50 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -11.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.95 £13.50 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.20 £13.50 £17.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 36 (64.29%) Data Migration
2 24 (42.86%) ETL
3 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
4 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 15 (26.79%) NHS
5 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 11 (19.64%) SQL
7 11 (19.64%) HL7
8 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (17.86%) Finance
9 9 (16.07%) EDIFACT
9 9 (16.07%) Fiorano
9 9 (16.07%) PACS
9 9 (16.07%) IBM
9 9 (16.07%) Project Management
9 9 (16.07%) Citrix
9 9 (16.07%) EDI
9 9 (16.07%) DICOM
9 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (14.29%) Data Integration
10 8 (14.29%) Windows
10 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
10 8 (14.29%) Scrum
11 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
11 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
11 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
11 7 (12.50%) Knowledge Management

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 5 (8.93%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (5.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.79%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.79%) Lync
4 1 (1.79%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Office 365
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.36%) SAN
2 2 (3.57%) LAN
2 2 (3.57%) WAN
3 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) VoIP
3 1 (1.79%) Internet
3 1 (1.79%) Firewall
3 1 (1.79%) VLAN
3 1 (1.79%) Softswitch
3 1 (1.79%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.79%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (26.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (21.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (16.07%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (12.50%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (10.71%) RDBMS
6 6 (10.71%) Relational Database
7 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.79%) Subversion
3 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.79%) SoapUI
General
1 10 (17.86%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Retail
3 2 (3.57%) Retail Banking
3 2 (3.57%) Publishing
4 1 (1.79%) Legal
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (21.43%) Analyst
2 11 (19.64%) Architect
3 10 (17.86%) Project Manager
4 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 6 (10.71%) Data Architect
6 5 (8.93%) Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Clinical Data Manager
7 4 (7.14%) SQL Developer
7 4 (7.14%) Integration Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Data Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Integration Project Manager
7 4 (7.14%) Clinical Project Manager
8 3 (5.36%) Exchange Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Financial Business Analyst
8 3 (5.36%) Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Developer
8 3 (5.36%) Test Analyst
9 2 (3.57%) Software Developer
9 2 (3.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) EDI
1 9 (16.07%) EDIFACT
2 6 (10.71%) XML
3 3 (5.36%) SOAP
3 3 (5.36%) Web Services
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) jQuery
5 1 (1.79%) .NET
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) XML Messaging
5 1 (1.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (26.79%) NHS
2 9 (16.07%) PACS
3 8 (14.29%) Data Integration
4 6 (10.71%) Taxonomies
4 6 (10.71%) GIS
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.57%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.79%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.79%) Clustering
7 1 (1.79%) Informatics
7 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.79%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 3 (5.36%) Windows 7
2 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (64.29%) Data Migration
2 24 (42.86%) ETL
3 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.07%) Project Management
5 8 (14.29%) Scrum
6 7 (12.50%) Data Modelling
6 7 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
7 6 (10.71%) Data Governance
7 6 (10.71%) Test Strategy
7 6 (10.71%) Business Analysis
8 4 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (5.36%) Data Management
9 3 (5.36%) Validation
9 3 (5.36%) ITIL
10 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
10 2 (3.57%) Information Security
10 2 (3.57%) Regression Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Information Management
10 2 (3.57%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.57%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.64%) SQL
2 8 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 5 (8.93%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.57%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.79%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.57%) ISEB
2 2 (3.57%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.79%) MCTS
3 1 (1.79%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.79%) Degree
3 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.79%) APMG
3 1 (1.79%) MCSE
3 1 (1.79%) CCNP
3 1 (1.79%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) HL7
2 9 (16.07%) DICOM
3 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 16 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Citrix
2 9 (16.07%) IBM
2 9 (16.07%) Fiorano
3 6 (10.71%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) VMware
5 2 (3.57%) HP
5 2 (3.57%) Dell
5 2 (3.57%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.79%) Casewise
6 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.79%) Cisco
6 1 (1.79%) Avaya
6 1 (1.79%) Symantec