The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
North West / Cheshire
Rank 18 4 31
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +27
Contract jobs citing Migration 29 144 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 5.71% 15.30% 5.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.07% 18.44% 7.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 65 22
Median daily rate £470 £450 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £285 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £404 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 1
Median hourly rate £41.88 £18.75 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+123.33% -65.90%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -2.85%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
410 781 629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 80.71% 83.00% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 282 493 385
Median daily rate £415 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 35 34
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £41.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.44% -45.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in Cheshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -4 10 £470 -3.58% 1
Knutsford +4 1 - -
Runcorn -4 1 - -
Chester -7 1 - -
Macclesfield -9 1 - -
Northwich - 1 £350 -
Ellesmere Port - 1 - -
Wilmslow - 1 £450 -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 25 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 24 (30.00%) Data Migration
3 17 (21.25%) Windows
3 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
4 16 (20.00%) Finance
4 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 14 (17.50%) Project Management
7 13 (16.25%) Office 365
7 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
8 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
9 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
9 9 (11.25%) VMware
9 9 (11.25%) Banking
10 8 (10.00%) SAP
11 7 (8.75%) AIX
11 7 (8.75%) Validation
12 6 (7.50%) Linux
12 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
12 6 (7.50%) Citrix
12 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
13 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (6.25%) Network Architecture
13 5 (6.25%) Waterfall
13 5 (6.25%) Logistics
13 5 (6.25%) ETL
13 5 (6.25%) Middleware
13 5 (6.25%) MS Office
13 5 (6.25%) .NET

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.50%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.50%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (2.50%) Skype for Business
3 1 (1.25%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) IIS
3 1 (1.25%) SAS
3 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
3 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) SAP MDM
2 2 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.50%) SAP CO
2 2 (2.50%) SAP FI
2 2 (2.50%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (2.50%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.25%) Office 365
2 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.75%) GitHub
5 2 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.00%) DNS
1 4 (5.00%) SAN
2 2 (2.50%) Skype
2 2 (2.50%) SMTP
3 1 (1.25%) Ethernet
3 1 (1.25%) Firewall
3 1 (1.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (3.75%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.25%) GIS
5 1 (1.25%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.25%) MySQL
5 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.25%) SAS EBI
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (3.75%) Jenkins
1 3 (3.75%) JIRA
2 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (20.00%) Finance
2 9 (11.25%) Banking
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
3 3 (3.75%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.50%) Advertising
4 2 (2.50%) Legal
4 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.25%) Law
5 1 (1.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Architect
2 13 (16.25%) Analyst
2 13 (16.25%) Project Manager
3 11 (13.75%) Migration Manager
4 9 (11.25%) Business Analyst
4 9 (11.25%) Migration Project Manager
5 7 (8.75%) Consultant
5 7 (8.75%) Developer
6 5 (6.25%) Data Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Data Migration Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Data Migration Project Manager
6 5 (6.25%) Network Architect
6 5 (6.25%) SAP Analyst
7 4 (5.00%) Data Centre Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
7 4 (5.00%) Enterprise Architect
7 4 (5.00%) SAP Business Analyst
8 3 (3.75%) AIX Consultant
8 3 (3.75%) Data Centre Project Manager
8 3 (3.75%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.25%) .NET
1 5 (6.25%) Middleware
2 3 (3.75%) HTML
3 2 (2.50%) CSS
4 1 (1.25%) DHTML
4 1 (1.25%) jQuery
4 1 (1.25%) MDX
4 1 (1.25%) RESTful
4 1 (1.25%) Web Services
4 1 (1.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (31.25%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.75%) Clustering
2 3 (3.75%) Fat Client
2 3 (3.75%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (3.75%) Thin Client
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.25%) BYOD
4 1 (1.25%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.25%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.25%) HACMP
4 1 (1.25%) Learning Management System
4 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (21.25%) Windows
2 7 (8.75%) AIX
3 6 (7.50%) Linux
4 5 (6.25%) Unix
5 4 (5.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (3.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.75%) Windows Server
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (30.00%) Data Migration
2 16 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (17.50%) Project Management
5 7 (8.75%) Validation
6 5 (6.25%) ETL
6 5 (6.25%) ITIL
6 5 (6.25%) Logistics
6 5 (6.25%) Network Architecture
6 5 (6.25%) Waterfall
7 4 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (5.00%) DevOps
7 4 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.00%) Network Design
7 4 (5.00%) Test Strategy
7 4 (5.00%) Time Management
8 3 (3.75%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.75%) Configuration Management
8 3 (3.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (3.75%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.00%) C#
1 4 (5.00%) SQL
2 3 (3.75%) JavaScript
2 3 (3.75%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.50%) X++
4 1 (1.25%) C
4 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.25%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (1.25%) CISSP
4 1 (1.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.75%) QA
2 2 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (2.50%) SLA
3 1 (1.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (21.25%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (3.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.75%) XenApp
4 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (2.50%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 2 (2.50%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (2.50%) vSphere
5 1 (1.25%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 4 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (2.50%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.25%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 12 (15.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (11.25%) VMware
3 8 (10.00%) SAP
4 6 (7.50%) Citrix
5 4 (5.00%) IBM
5 4 (5.00%) Veritas
6 3 (3.75%) AppSense
7 2 (2.50%) IronPort
7 2 (2.50%) Saba
7 2 (2.50%) Sophos
7 2 (2.50%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.25%) Apple
8 1 (1.25%) HP
8 1 (1.25%) Intel Security
8 1 (1.25%) Juniper
8 1 (1.25%) NetApp
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle
8 1 (1.25%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.25%) SaltStack