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 22 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 22 11 17
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 51 93 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.45% 10.23% 8.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.72% 13.46% 12.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 38 49
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£375 £331 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.20% +1.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £235 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £500 £434
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £365 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.04% -2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 11 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 £29.00 £32.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.60 £31.56 £44.63
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £27.55
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -36.47%
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
585 691 611
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 73.96% 76.02% 65.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 334 353
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 £275 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 44 28
Average hourly rate £28.00 £31.56 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.26% -23.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £15.10 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £47.00 £48.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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 22 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 22 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 22 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 +4 11 £500 +28.61% 5
Chester -9 7 £333 +6.82%
Knutsford -7 3 - - 2
Crewe - 2 - -
Macclesfield -5 1 £413 +13.79%
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 33 (29.73%) Finance
2 32 (28.83%) Data Migration
3 27 (24.32%) Windows
4 19 (17.12%) Project Management
4 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
5 16 (14.41%) Active Directory
6 15 (13.51%) Data Modelling
7 14 (12.61%) SQL
7 14 (12.61%) Banking
8 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
9 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
9 11 (9.91%) DHCP
9 11 (9.91%) IBM
9 11 (9.91%) SCCM
9 11 (9.91%) Hyper-V
10 10 (9.01%) Windows 7
10 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (9.01%) SAP
10 10 (9.01%) Oracle
10 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (9.01%) VMware
11 9 (8.11%) Clustering
12 8 (7.21%) Mainframe
12 8 (7.21%) DB2
12 8 (7.21%) Java
12 8 (7.21%) ITIL
12 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
12 8 (7.21%) WAN
12 8 (7.21%) DNS

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 4 (3.60%) IIS
1 4 (3.60%) SharePoint
1 4 (3.60%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.70%) CICS
3 2 (1.80%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.90%) ColdFusion
4 1 (0.90%) ArcGIS
4 1 (0.90%) CMS
4 1 (0.90%) ArcSDE
4 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (0.90%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 11 (9.91%) MS Excel
2 7 (6.31%) MS Project
2 7 (6.31%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.50%) MS Office
4 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.90%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.80%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.91%) DHCP
2 8 (7.21%) LAN
2 8 (7.21%) WAN
2 8 (7.21%) DNS
3 4 (3.60%) FTP
3 4 (3.60%) HTTP
3 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.70%) SAN
5 2 (1.80%) Intranet
6 1 (0.90%) 3G
6 1 (0.90%) H.323
6 1 (0.90%) 2G
6 1 (0.90%) MGW
6 1 (0.90%) 4G
6 1 (0.90%) PSTN
6 1 (0.90%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 8 (7.21%) DB2
3 6 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (4.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (3.60%) Big Data
6 3 (2.70%) MS Access
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (1.80%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.80%) Relational Database
7 2 (1.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.90%) QlikView
8 1 (0.90%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.90%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.90%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.90%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.90%) ERwin
1 1 (0.90%) LSMW
General
1 33 (29.73%) Finance
2 14 (12.61%) Banking
3 5 (4.50%) Local Government
4 4 (3.60%) Retail Banking
4 4 (3.60%) Retail
5 3 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.80%) Advertising
6 2 (1.80%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.90%) Marketing
7 1 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (22.52%) Analyst
2 21 (18.92%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.61%) Architect
4 12 (10.81%) Business Analyst
5 10 (9.01%) Consultant
5 10 (9.01%) Developer
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Project Manager
6 8 (7.21%) Senior Manager
7 7 (6.31%) Wintel Analyst
8 6 (5.41%) Data Architect
8 6 (5.41%) DBA
9 5 (4.50%) Data Analyst
9 5 (4.50%) Designer
10 4 (3.60%) SQL DBA
10 4 (3.60%) Business Manager
10 4 (3.60%) Infrastructure Architect
11 3 (2.70%) Data Modeller
11 3 (2.70%) Business Project Manager
11 3 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
11 3 (2.70%) Business Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.41%) .NET
2 5 (4.50%) HTML
3 4 (3.60%) J2EE
3 4 (3.60%) CSS
3 4 (3.60%) JDBC
3 4 (3.60%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 3 (2.70%) JMS
4 3 (2.70%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (2.70%) JSP
4 3 (2.70%) Web Services
4 3 (2.70%) JNDI
5 2 (1.80%) jQuery
6 1 (0.90%) HTML5
6 1 (0.90%) CSS3
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.90%) BAPI
6 1 (0.90%) XML Schema
6 1 (0.90%) XML
6 1 (0.90%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.90%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Clustering
2 8 (7.21%) Mainframe
3 7 (6.31%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.60%) Visualisation
5 3 (2.70%) Thin Client
5 3 (2.70%) Fat Client
5 3 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (1.80%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.80%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.80%) NHS
6 2 (1.80%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.90%) GIS
7 1 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 27 (24.32%) Windows
2 12 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (9.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (9.01%) Windows 7
4 7 (6.31%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.80%) UNIX
5 2 (1.80%) Linux
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.83%) Data Migration
2 19 (17.12%) Project Management
3 15 (13.51%) Data Modelling
4 10 (9.01%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (7.21%) ITIL
5 8 (7.21%) PRINCE2
5 8 (7.21%) Business Analysis
5 8 (7.21%) Data Cleansing
6 7 (6.31%) Data Mapping
6 7 (6.31%) Data Analysis
6 7 (6.31%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.41%) Validation
7 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (5.41%) Systems Analysis
7 6 (5.41%) Business Transformation
8 5 (4.50%) Data Architecture
8 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (3.60%) Change Management
9 4 (3.60%) Project Planning
9 4 (3.60%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) SQL
2 8 (7.21%) Java
3 4 (3.60%) JavaScript
4 3 (2.70%) C#
5 2 (1.80%) Delphi
5 2 (1.80%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.80%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.80%) ABAP
5 2 (1.80%) VBA
5 2 (1.80%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.90%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (6.31%) ISEB
2 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.80%) Degree
3 2 (1.80%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.80%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.90%) PMP
4 1 (0.90%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.80%) SLA
1 2 (1.80%) QA
System Software
1 16 (14.41%) Active Directory
2 11 (9.91%) Hyper-V
3 5 (4.50%) VMware ESX
4 3 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.80%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.90%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (9.91%) SCCM
2 4 (3.60%) SCOM
3 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 19 (17.12%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.91%) IBM
3 10 (9.01%) SAP
3 10 (9.01%) Oracle
3 10 (9.01%) VMware
4 5 (4.50%) Citrix
5 3 (2.70%) Sybase
6 1 (0.90%) Avaya
6 1 (0.90%) JD Edwards
6 1 (0.90%) ESRI
6 1 (0.90%) Splunk
6 1 (0.90%) Verint
6 1 (0.90%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (0.90%) HP
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