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 25 June 2016 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 14 20 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 93 70 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 10.14% 7.04% 7.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.24% 8.59% 9.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 47 30
Median daily rate £425 £375 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £215 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £537 £615
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 6
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
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
760 815 624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.88% 81.91% 77.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 559 489 325
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £523 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 32 27
Median hourly rate £62.50 £17.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+257.14% -50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

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 25 June 2016.

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
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 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +11 46 £440 +10.00% 1
Chester -9 12 £375 - 5
Macclesfield +4 5 £395 -
Knutsford -3 4 £449 -15.00%
Runcorn -2 2 £420 -9.67%
Sandbach +2 1 £300 -25.00%
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, 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 86 (39.63%) Security Cleared
2 79 (36.41%) Data Centre
3 70 (32.26%) SC Cleared
4 68 (31.34%) Windows
5 57 (26.27%) Active Directory
6 56 (25.81%) Microsoft
7 42 (19.35%) Citrix
8 41 (18.89%) Data Migration
9 37 (17.05%) Windows Server
9 37 (17.05%) Linux
10 33 (15.21%) Test Automation
11 32 (14.75%) VMware
11 32 (14.75%) Software Engineering
12 31 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 30 (13.82%) PowerShell
13 30 (13.82%) AIX
14 28 (12.90%) SCCM
15 26 (11.98%) SQL
15 26 (11.98%) SharePoint
15 26 (11.98%) EMC
16 24 (11.06%) Oracle
17 23 (10.60%) Solaris
17 23 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 22 (10.14%) HPUX
19 21 (9.68%) SCOM
19 21 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
20 20 (9.22%) Finance
20 20 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (9.22%) Project Management
21 19 (8.76%) Unix

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 26 (11.98%) SharePoint
2 21 (9.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (7.37%) MS Exchange
4 14 (6.45%) Skype for Business
5 7 (3.23%) IIS
6 5 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.38%) JBoss
8 3 (1.38%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.92%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.46%) CICS
10 1 (0.46%) CMS
10 1 (0.46%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (6.91%) MS Excel
2 11 (5.07%) MS Office
3 1 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.37%) Office 365
2 10 (4.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.46%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (8.29%) DHCP
2 14 (6.45%) LAN
3 13 (5.99%) Skype
4 11 (5.07%) WAN
5 9 (4.15%) SAN
5 9 (4.15%) VLAN
6 8 (3.69%) DNS
7 7 (3.23%) Firewall
8 6 (2.76%) MPLS
9 5 (2.30%) Network Security
9 5 (2.30%) VPN
10 4 (1.84%) BGP
10 4 (1.84%) OSPF
11 3 (1.38%) FabricPath
11 3 (1.38%) IPsec
11 3 (1.38%) IPv4
11 3 (1.38%) IPv6
11 3 (1.38%) TRILL
12 2 (0.92%) Reverse Proxy
12 2 (0.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.91%) DB2
2 8 (3.69%) SQL Server
3 4 (1.84%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (0.92%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.46%) Big Data
6 1 (0.46%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.46%) MS Access
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.46%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 9 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (3.23%) SpecFlow
2 7 (3.23%) TeamCity
2 7 (3.23%) TestComplete
2 7 (3.23%) Vagrant
3 4 (1.84%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.38%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.38%) Gradle
4 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.92%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.46%) JIRA
6 1 (0.46%) MSI
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 20 (9.22%) Finance
2 7 (3.23%) Local Government
3 6 (2.76%) Banking
4 5 (2.30%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.38%) Advertising
5 3 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.46%) Billing
6 1 (0.46%) Electronics
6 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.46%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.46%) Legal
6 1 (0.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 65 (29.95%) Architect
2 24 (11.06%) Project Manager
3 22 (10.14%) Network Architect
4 18 (8.29%) Consultant
5 16 (7.37%) Designer
6 14 (6.45%) Migration Manager
7 12 (5.53%) Migration Architect
8 11 (5.07%) Data Architect
8 11 (5.07%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.07%) Lead Architect
9 10 (4.61%) Data Centre Manager
9 10 (4.61%) Test Manager
10 9 (4.15%) Analyst
10 9 (4.15%) Data Centre Architect
11 8 (3.69%) Data Migration Architect
11 8 (3.69%) Data Migration Manager
12 7 (3.23%) Migration Project Manager
12 7 (3.23%) Technical Architect
13 6 (2.76%) Data Manager
13 6 (2.76%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.37%) .NET
2 6 (2.76%) Middleware
3 3 (1.38%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.38%) HTML
3 3 (1.38%) HTML5
3 3 (1.38%) J2EE
4 2 (0.92%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.46%) EJB
5 1 (0.46%) JDBC
5 1 (0.46%) JMS
5 1 (0.46%) JNDI
5 1 (0.46%) JSP
5 1 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 79 (36.41%) Data Centre
2 17 (7.83%) Mainframe
3 6 (2.76%) Fat Client
3 6 (2.76%) PKI
3 6 (2.76%) Thin Client
4 3 (1.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (1.38%) FlexPod
4 3 (1.38%) iSeries
4 3 (1.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.92%) Clustering
5 2 (0.92%) Digital Media
6 1 (0.46%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.46%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.46%) HP Superdome
6 1 (0.46%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (0.46%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.46%) User Experience
6 1 (0.46%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 68 (31.34%) Windows
2 37 (17.05%) Linux
2 37 (17.05%) Windows Server
3 31 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (13.82%) AIX
5 23 (10.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (10.60%) Solaris
6 22 (10.14%) HPUX
7 19 (8.76%) Unix
8 14 (6.45%) Windows 10
9 11 (5.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (4.61%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (1.38%) IRIX
12 1 (0.46%) Android
12 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
12 1 (0.46%) MVS
12 1 (0.46%) Windows 7
12 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.89%) Data Migration
2 33 (15.21%) Test Automation
3 32 (14.75%) Software Engineering
4 20 (9.22%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (9.22%) Project Management
5 15 (6.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (5.07%) Network Design
7 9 (4.15%) Code Coverage
7 9 (4.15%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (4.15%) ITIL
7 9 (4.15%) TDD
8 7 (3.23%) PRINCE2
9 6 (2.76%) Change Control
9 6 (2.76%) Identity Management
9 6 (2.76%) Service Delivery
9 6 (2.76%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (2.30%) DevOps
10 5 (2.30%) Identity Access Management
10 5 (2.30%) Records Management
11 4 (1.84%) Storage Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.82%) PowerShell
2 26 (11.98%) SQL
3 10 (4.61%) Java
4 4 (1.84%) C
4 4 (1.84%) PHP
5 3 (1.38%) Ada
5 3 (1.38%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.38%) Lisp
5 3 (1.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (1.38%) VB
6 2 (0.92%) VBScript
7 1 (0.46%) C++
7 1 (0.46%) Python
7 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 86 (39.63%) Security Cleared
2 70 (32.26%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.61%) Degree
4 7 (3.23%) CCEA
4 7 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.92%) MCITP
5 2 (0.92%) MCSA
5 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.46%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.46%) CCNA
6 1 (0.46%) CCNP
6 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.46%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.46%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
1 2 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 57 (26.27%) Active Directory
2 19 (8.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.99%) vSphere
4 7 (3.23%) VMware ESX
5 6 (2.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 6 (2.76%) Hyper-V
6 3 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.38%) PowerHA
6 3 (1.38%) XenApp
7 2 (0.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.92%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (12.90%) SCCM
2 21 (9.68%) SCOM
3 7 (3.23%) Puppet
4 6 (2.76%) EMC VPLEX
5 4 (1.84%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.84%) SCOrch
6 3 (1.38%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (0.92%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.46%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.46%) vRealize
8 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 56 (25.81%) Microsoft
2 42 (19.35%) Citrix
3 32 (14.75%) VMware
4 26 (11.98%) EMC
5 24 (11.06%) Oracle
6 15 (6.91%) IBM
7 13 (5.99%) HP
8 9 (4.15%) Cisco
9 7 (3.23%) Red Hat
10 6 (2.76%) Brocade
10 6 (2.76%) Juniper
10 6 (2.76%) NetApp
11 4 (1.84%) Sun
12 3 (1.38%) AppSense
12 3 (1.38%) CheckPoint
12 3 (1.38%) SAP
13 2 (0.92%) BMC
13 2 (0.92%) Forcepoint
13 2 (0.92%) PlateSpin
13 2 (0.92%) Remedy
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