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 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 15 22 7
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Contract jobs citing Migration 95 54 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 8.68% 6.66% 12.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.52% 8.97% 16.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 21 44
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£450 £385 £376
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.88% +2.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £300 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £677 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £367
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +0.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 7
Average hourly rate £11.78 £17.00 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.70% -46.12%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
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
903 602 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 82.54% 74.23% 74.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 603 321 295
Average daily rate £425 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £265 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 34 35
Average hourly rate £17.42 £31.53 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.76% -0.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.55 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.75 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.83 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+21.13% -11.30%

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 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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 +15 48 £550 +10.00% 2
Chester +1 11 £425 +30.76% 1
Knutsford +1 8 £400 -
Runcorn +8 3 £465 +75.47%
Macclesfield +1 3 - -
Crewe -4 1 - - 1
Nantwich - 1 £375 -
Wilmslow - 1 - -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 44 (27.85%) Finance
2 42 (26.58%) Windows
3 38 (24.05%) Microsoft
4 29 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (17.09%) Data Migration
6 24 (15.19%) Project Management
7 21 (13.29%) VMware
8 18 (11.39%) SQL Server
9 17 (10.76%) Java
10 16 (10.13%) Banking
10 16 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (10.13%) Data Centre
11 15 (9.49%) SQL
12 14 (8.86%) CRM
12 14 (8.86%) HP
12 14 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
12 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
13 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2010
13 13 (8.23%) Active Directory
13 13 (8.23%) MS Exchange
13 13 (8.23%) WAN
13 13 (8.23%) Oracle
14 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
14 12 (7.59%) Retail
14 12 (7.59%) PowerShell
15 11 (6.96%) Spring
15 11 (6.96%) Security Cleared
15 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (6.33%) Citrix
16 10 (6.33%) Internet

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 13 (8.23%) MS Exchange
1 13 (8.23%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (5.06%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.43%) IIS
4 6 (3.80%) IBM Notes
4 6 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (3.16%) NetWeaver
6 2 (1.27%) Apache
6 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.27%) JBoss
6 2 (1.27%) WebSphere Application Server
6 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.27%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.63%) SAP Portal
7 1 (0.63%) Confluence
7 1 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (7.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Project
2 2 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) MS Office
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.63%) SAP PM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.63%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.63%) Office 365
1 1 (0.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.23%) WAN
2 10 (6.33%) Internet
3 8 (5.06%) DNS
4 7 (4.43%) SAN
4 7 (4.43%) LAN
5 6 (3.80%) MPLS
6 4 (2.53%) Firewall
6 4 (2.53%) NAS
7 3 (1.90%) VPN
7 3 (1.90%) DHCP
7 3 (1.90%) SSL
8 1 (0.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 7 (4.43%) Big Data
3 7 (4.43%) Relational Database
3 7 (4.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.16%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (2.53%) SAP BW
7 3 (1.90%) MS Access
7 3 (1.90%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.63%) MySQL
9 1 (0.63%) DTS
9 1 (0.63%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.63%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (1.90%) SpecFlow
2 3 (1.90%) Visual Studio
2 3 (1.90%) TestComplete
2 3 (1.90%) TeamCity
3 2 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.63%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.63%) NUnit
4 1 (0.63%) JIRA
General
1 44 (27.85%) Finance
2 16 (10.13%) Banking
3 12 (7.59%) Retail
4 10 (6.33%) Billing
4 10 (6.33%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.16%) Retail Banking
6 4 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 39 (24.68%) Architect
2 26 (16.46%) Analyst
3 25 (15.82%) Consultant
4 18 (11.39%) Project Manager
5 17 (10.76%) Business Analyst
6 10 (6.33%) Developer
6 10 (6.33%) Systems Analyst
6 10 (6.33%) Head of Architecture
7 9 (5.70%) Java Architect
7 9 (5.70%) Java Consultant
8 8 (5.06%) Infrastructure Architect
8 8 (5.06%) Technical Architect
9 7 (4.43%) Business Systems Analyst
9 7 (4.43%) Data Architect
9 7 (4.43%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.43%) Migration Engineer
9 7 (4.43%) Telecoms Business Analyst
10 6 (3.80%) Telecoms Analyst
10 6 (3.80%) Lead Architect
10 6 (3.80%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.96%) Spring
2 8 (5.06%) .NET
2 8 (5.06%) Middleware
3 3 (1.90%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.27%) Hibernate
4 2 (1.27%) J2EE
4 2 (1.27%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.27%) Web Services
4 2 (1.27%) JSF
4 2 (1.27%) jQuery
5 1 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.63%) Entity Framework
5 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.63%) NHibernate
5 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.63%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.63%) WCF
5 1 (0.63%) Flash
5 1 (0.63%) Web Dynpro
5 1 (0.63%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) Data Centre
2 14 (8.86%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.80%) Visualisation
3 6 (3.80%) EMC VNX
4 4 (2.53%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (2.53%) Data Structures
4 4 (2.53%) Replication
5 3 (1.90%) NHS
5 3 (1.90%) Computer Science
5 3 (1.90%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.27%) PKI
6 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.63%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.63%) PMI
7 1 (0.63%) Wiki
7 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 42 (26.58%) Windows
2 16 (10.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (8.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (5.06%) Windows 7
5 6 (3.80%) Windows XP
6 5 (3.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
7 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (17.09%) Data Migration
3 24 (15.19%) Project Management
4 14 (8.86%) CRM
5 11 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (5.70%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.70%) Business Analysis
6 9 (5.70%) Mentoring
7 8 (5.06%) Systems Analysis
7 8 (5.06%) Enterprise Architecture
7 8 (5.06%) Data Management
7 8 (5.06%) Data Analysis
8 7 (4.43%) ETL
8 7 (4.43%) ERP
8 7 (4.43%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (4.43%) Data Architecture
9 5 (3.16%) Data Cleansing
9 5 (3.16%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.16%) PRINCE
9 5 (3.16%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.76%) Java
2 15 (9.49%) SQL
3 12 (7.59%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.80%) T-SQL
5 4 (2.53%) ABAP
6 3 (1.90%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.90%) C#
7 2 (1.27%) C
7 2 (1.27%) VBA
8 1 (0.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (6.96%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.06%) SC Cleared
3 5 (3.16%) Degree
3 5 (3.16%) PMI Certification
4 4 (2.53%) PMP
5 3 (1.90%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.90%) MCITP
6 2 (1.27%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.27%) MCP
6 2 (1.27%) MCSE
7 1 (0.63%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.70%) ISO 9001
1 9 (5.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.16%) QA
3 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.63%) GAAP
System Software
1 13 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 10 (6.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.80%) VMware ESX
4 5 (3.16%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (2.53%) XenApp
6 3 (1.90%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.27%) vSphere
7 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 10 (6.33%) SCCM
2 4 (2.53%) OpenView
3 2 (1.27%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.27%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.63%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 1 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.63%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (24.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (13.29%) VMware
3 14 (8.86%) HP
4 13 (8.23%) Oracle
5 10 (6.33%) Citrix
6 6 (3.80%) SAP
6 6 (3.80%) EMC
6 6 (3.80%) Lotus
6 6 (3.80%) NetApp
7 5 (3.16%) IBM
8 4 (2.53%) Veritas
8 4 (2.53%) Veeam
9 3 (1.90%) Websense
9 3 (1.90%) Juniper
9 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.27%) Remedy
10 2 (1.27%) CA
10 2 (1.27%) Avaya
10 2 (1.27%) Talend
11 1 (0.63%) TSYS
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