The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 19 7 17
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +10
Contract jobs citing Migration 54 109 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.74% 12.75% 8.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 17.11% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 44 48
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£385 £376 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +15.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £235 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
- +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 6
Average hourly rate £17.00 £31.56 £40.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.12% -21.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £23.45 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £35.59 £44.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -31.37%
Migration
North West

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
585 637 594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 73.03% 74.50% 65.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 308 299 342
Average daily rate £400 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £253 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 37 26
Average hourly rate £31.50 £31.56 £41.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.17% -24.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £14.50 £20.07
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington 0 9 £500 +36.98% 5
Chester -10 6 £325 +4.00% 1
Crewe - 3 - -
Knutsford -9 2 - -
Macclesfield -8 1 £413 -2.94%
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 33 (28.95%) Data Migration
3 31 (27.19%) Windows
4 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
5 17 (14.91%) Project Management
6 14 (12.28%) Data Modelling
6 14 (12.28%) Windows 7
7 13 (11.40%) Banking
7 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
8 12 (10.53%) SQL
8 12 (10.53%) DHCP
8 12 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 12 (10.53%) Hyper-V
8 12 (10.53%) SCCM
9 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (9.65%) IBM
10 10 (8.77%) ITIL
10 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
10 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
10 10 (8.77%) SAP
10 10 (8.77%) VMware
11 9 (7.89%) Clustering
11 9 (7.89%) DNS
11 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
12 8 (7.02%) Local Government
12 8 (7.02%) Data Analysis
12 8 (7.02%) LAN
12 8 (7.02%) SharePoint

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (7.02%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.51%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (3.51%) IIS
3 3 (2.63%) CICS
4 2 (1.75%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.88%) ColdFusion
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.88%) ArcGIS
5 1 (0.88%) CMS
5 1 (0.88%) ArcSDE
5 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.14%) MS Project
3 6 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.39%) MS Office
5 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) DHCP
2 9 (7.89%) DNS
3 8 (7.02%) LAN
3 8 (7.02%) WAN
4 4 (3.51%) FTP
4 4 (3.51%) HTTP
4 4 (3.51%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.51%) SAN
4 4 (3.51%) Intranet
5 1 (0.88%) 3G
5 1 (0.88%) H.323
5 1 (0.88%) Firewall
5 1 (0.88%) 2G
5 1 (0.88%) MGW
5 1 (0.88%) 4G
5 1 (0.88%) PSTN
5 1 (0.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.02%) DB2
3 7 (6.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.63%) MS Access
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.75%) Big Data
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (1.75%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.88%) QlikView
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.88%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.88%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.88%) ERwin
1 1 (0.88%) MSI
1 1 (0.88%) LSMW
General
1 34 (29.82%) Finance
2 13 (11.40%) Banking
3 8 (7.02%) Local Government
4 5 (4.39%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.39%) Retail
5 3 (2.63%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.75%) Advertising
6 2 (1.75%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (21.93%) Analyst
2 24 (21.05%) Project Manager
3 12 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 12 (10.53%) Architect
3 12 (10.53%) Consultant
4 9 (7.89%) Senior Project Manager
4 9 (7.89%) Senior Manager
5 7 (6.14%) Developer
5 7 (6.14%) Wintel Analyst
6 5 (4.39%) Designer
6 5 (4.39%) DBA
7 4 (3.51%) Data Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Migration Consultant
7 4 (3.51%) Data Analyst
7 4 (3.51%) SQL DBA
7 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
7 4 (3.51%) Business Manager
8 3 (2.63%) Business Project Manager
8 3 (2.63%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (2.63%) Data Modeller
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) .NET
1 5 (4.39%) Web Services
2 4 (3.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 3 (2.63%) JNDI
3 3 (2.63%) JMS
3 3 (2.63%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (2.63%) JDBC
3 3 (2.63%) JSP
3 3 (2.63%) J2EE
4 2 (1.75%) HTML
4 2 (1.75%) CSS
4 2 (1.75%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.88%) XML
5 1 (0.88%) BAPI
5 1 (0.88%) XML Schema
5 1 (0.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.88%) jQuery
5 1 (0.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Clustering
2 8 (7.02%) Mainframe
3 3 (2.63%) Thin Client
3 3 (2.63%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.63%) IBM Mainframe
4 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (1.75%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (1.75%) NHS
4 2 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.88%) GIS
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 31 (27.19%) Windows
2 14 (12.28%) Windows 7
3 12 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (9.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.75%) UNIX
8 1 (0.88%) Linux
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.95%) Data Migration
2 17 (14.91%) Project Management
3 14 (12.28%) Data Modelling
4 12 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (8.77%) ITIL
5 10 (8.77%) PRINCE2
6 9 (7.89%) Business Analysis
7 8 (7.02%) Data Analysis
8 7 (6.14%) Data Cleansing
9 6 (5.26%) Systems Analysis
9 6 (5.26%) Project Planning
9 6 (5.26%) Data Mapping
9 6 (5.26%) Business Transformation
10 5 (4.39%) Validation
10 5 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (4.39%) Change Management
10 5 (4.39%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (3.51%) Enterprise Architecture
11 4 (3.51%) High Availability
12 3 (2.63%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.53%) SQL
2 7 (6.14%) Java
3 3 (2.63%) C#
4 2 (1.75%) Delphi
4 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.75%) ABAP
4 2 (1.75%) VBA
4 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.88%) VB
5 1 (0.88%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.02%) ISEB
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.75%) Degree
3 2 (1.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.75%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.88%) PMP
4 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.75%) SLA
1 2 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 17 (14.91%) Active Directory
2 12 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.39%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.75%) XenApp
5 2 (1.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.88%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (0.88%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (10.53%) SCCM
2 4 (3.51%) SCOM
3 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (15.79%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.65%) IBM
3 10 (8.77%) VMware
3 10 (8.77%) SAP
4 8 (7.02%) Oracle
5 7 (6.14%) Citrix
6 2 (1.75%) Sybase
6 2 (1.75%) AppSense
7 1 (0.88%) Splunk
7 1 (0.88%) Verint
7 1 (0.88%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (0.88%) HP
7 1 (0.88%) Cisco
7 1 (0.88%) Avaya
7 1 (0.88%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.88%) Symantec
7 1 (0.88%) ESRI
7 1 (0.88%) Stellent
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