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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 21 17 16
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 17 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.46% 8.49% 7.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.83% 10.54% 11.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 13 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £400 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £96 £299
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -26.97%
Migration
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
217 294 113
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 82.51% 80.55% 66.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 203 72
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.83 £27.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.18% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £27.50 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.42 £27.50 £18.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

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 24 April 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 33 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
3 25 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (41.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (40.00%) ETL
6 19 (34.55%) SQL
7 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
8 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
9 15 (27.27%) Data Modelling
10 14 (25.45%) XML
11 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
11 13 (23.64%) MS Office
11 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (20.00%) Office 365
12 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
12 11 (20.00%) Cisco
13 9 (16.36%) Cisco Prime
13 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
14 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (14.55%) Validation
15 7 (12.73%) Scrum
15 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (12.73%) C#
16 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
16 6 (10.91%) Finance
17 5 (9.09%) Publishing
17 5 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
17 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (29.09%) SharePoint
2 5 (9.09%) Lync
2 5 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.82%) CMS
3 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.82%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (23.64%) MS Office
2 11 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (10.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (23.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (20.00%) Office 365
3 1 (1.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) WAN
1 3 (5.45%) Intranet
2 2 (3.64%) LAN
3 1 (1.82%) Firewall
3 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.82%) VLAN
3 1 (1.82%) SAN
3 1 (1.82%) Internet
3 1 (1.82%) VoIP
3 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.82%) ISDN
3 1 (1.82%) Softswitch
3 1 (1.82%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 25 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (41.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (23.64%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (16.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (14.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (7.27%) Relational Database
8 4 (7.27%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (7.27%) RDBMS
9 3 (5.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 2 (3.64%) DTS
10 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 1 (1.82%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 3 (5.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (5.45%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (1.82%) Selenium
3 1 (1.82%) Subversion
3 1 (1.82%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (10.91%) Finance
2 5 (9.09%) Publishing
3 3 (5.45%) Back Office
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (27.27%) Developer
2 11 (20.00%) Analyst
2 11 (20.00%) SQL Developer
3 10 (18.18%) Data Analyst
4 9 (16.36%) Voice Engineer
5 7 (12.73%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Data Architect
7 3 (5.45%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.45%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) DBA
7 3 (5.45%) SharePoint Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Voice Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Cisco Voice Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) SharePoint Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) Software Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Customer Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) Consultant
8 2 (3.64%) Administrator
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) XML
2 5 (9.09%) jQuery
2 5 (9.09%) HTML
2 5 (9.09%) CSS
3 4 (7.27%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.27%) .NET
4 3 (5.45%) Ajax
4 3 (5.45%) HTML5
4 3 (5.45%) CSS3
5 2 (3.64%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.82%) WCF
6 1 (1.82%) LINQ
6 1 (1.82%) SOAP
6 1 (1.82%) Web Services
6 1 (1.82%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.82%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.27%) Taxonomies
1 4 (7.27%) GIS
2 2 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.64%) NHS
2 2 (3.64%) Clustering
3 1 (1.82%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.45%) Windows
2 2 (3.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (60.00%) Data Migration
2 22 (40.00%) ETL
3 15 (27.27%) Data Modelling
4 8 (14.55%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.55%) Validation
5 7 (12.73%) Scrum
5 7 (12.73%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 5 (9.09%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (7.27%) Data Governance
7 4 (7.27%) Data Mapping
7 4 (7.27%) CRM
8 3 (5.45%) MVC
8 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 2 (3.64%) Test Planning
9 2 (3.64%) V-Model
9 2 (3.64%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.64%) Automated Testing
9 2 (3.64%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (34.55%) SQL
2 13 (23.64%) T-SQL
3 7 (12.73%) C#
4 5 (9.09%) JavaScript
5 4 (7.27%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (1.82%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Degree
3 1 (1.82%) MCTS
3 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.82%) CCNP
3 1 (1.82%) CCNA
3 1 (1.82%) A+ Certification
3 1 (1.82%) MCSE
3 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (16.36%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (3.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (3.64%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (30.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (20.00%) Cisco
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle
3 4 (7.27%) Casewise
4 1 (1.82%) VMware
4 1 (1.82%) Avaya
4 1 (1.82%) Sitecore