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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
North West / Cheshire
Rank 19 5 25
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +20
Contract jobs citing Migration 30 139 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 6.20% 15.39% 6.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.87% 19.58% 7.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 62 17
Median daily rate £470 £450 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.44% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £264 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £595 £715
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £41.88 £35.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.64% +129.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.38 £13.00 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.38 £35.00 £29.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £16.33
% change year-on-year
+19.44% +10.22%

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
381 710 584
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 78.72% 78.63% 80.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 456 336
Median daily rate £410 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.52% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 25 31
Median hourly rate £20.33 £22.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.64% -35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -1 11 £470 -1.05% 1
Chester -9 5 £388 -2.82%
Runcorn -2 3 £399 +6.33%
Macclesfield -9 2 £488 +48.85%
Knutsford +5 1 - -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 31 (28.70%) Data Centre
2 28 (25.93%) Data Migration
3 24 (22.22%) Security Cleared
3 24 (22.22%) Windows
4 22 (20.37%) Active Directory
5 21 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
7 19 (17.59%) Finance
7 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
8 18 (16.67%) Project Management
9 15 (13.89%) Office 365
10 13 (12.04%) Banking
11 12 (11.11%) VMware
12 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
13 9 (8.33%) Manufacturing
13 9 (8.33%) MS Office
13 9 (8.33%) Validation
13 9 (8.33%) Waterfall
14 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
14 8 (7.41%) Unix
15 7 (6.48%) Change Management
15 7 (6.48%) HP
15 7 (6.48%) SAN
15 7 (6.48%) ETL
15 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (6.48%) ITIL
15 7 (6.48%) Linux
15 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
15 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure

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 6 (5.56%) MS Exchange
1 6 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.85%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.85%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.93%) Apache
4 1 (0.93%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.93%) IIS
4 1 (0.93%) SAS
4 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Excel
2 9 (8.33%) MS Office
3 6 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (5.56%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.70%) SAP MDM
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.85%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.85%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.85%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.85%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.89%) Office 365
2 7 (6.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.85%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) SAN
2 6 (5.56%) DNS
3 5 (4.63%) Firewall
4 3 (2.78%) LAN
4 3 (2.78%) SMTP
4 3 (2.78%) WAN
4 3 (2.78%) WLAN
5 2 (1.85%) DHCP
5 2 (1.85%) iSCSI
5 2 (1.85%) Skype
5 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
6 1 (0.93%) Internet
6 1 (0.93%) Network Security
6 1 (0.93%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.78%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.78%) MySQL
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.93%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.93%) GIS
4 1 (0.93%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.93%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (2.78%) JIRA
2 2 (1.85%) ClearCase
2 2 (1.85%) Jenkins
2 2 (1.85%) StarTeam
2 2 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 19 (17.59%) Finance
2 13 (12.04%) Banking
3 9 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (2.78%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.85%) Advertising
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
6 1 (0.93%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (17.59%) Analyst
2 18 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 17 (15.74%) Architect
4 16 (14.81%) Business Analyst
5 11 (10.19%) Migration Manager
6 10 (9.26%) Consultant
7 9 (8.33%) Migration Project Manager
8 8 (7.41%) Developer
9 5 (4.63%) Data Manager
9 5 (4.63%) Data Migration Manager
9 5 (4.63%) Data Migration Project Manager
9 5 (4.63%) HPUX Consultant
9 5 (4.63%) Network Architect
9 5 (4.63%) SAP Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Data Centre Manager
10 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Middleware Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Migration Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.56%) Middleware
2 5 (4.63%) .NET
3 3 (2.78%) HTML
4 2 (1.85%) CSS
5 1 (0.93%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.93%) DHTML
5 1 (0.93%) jQuery
5 1 (0.93%) MDX
5 1 (0.93%) RESTful
5 1 (0.93%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (28.70%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.70%) Clustering
2 4 (3.70%) IVR
3 3 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 3 (2.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.85%) Blackberry
4 2 (1.85%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.93%) BYOD
5 1 (0.93%) Data Integration
5 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
5 1 (0.93%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.93%) HACMP
5 1 (0.93%) Learning Management System
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (7.41%) Unix
3 7 (6.48%) Linux
4 6 (5.56%) AIX
4 6 (5.56%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.63%) HPUX
6 4 (3.70%) Windows 10
6 4 (3.70%) Windows 7
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (1.85%) Solaris
9 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.93%) Data Migration
2 21 (19.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (18.52%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.67%) Project Management
5 9 (8.33%) Validation
5 9 (8.33%) Waterfall
6 8 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 7 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (6.48%) Change Management
7 7 (6.48%) ETL
7 7 (6.48%) ITIL
8 6 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (4.63%) Logistics
9 5 (4.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
9 5 (4.63%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.63%) Supplier Management
9 5 (4.63%) Time Management
9 5 (4.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
10 4 (3.70%) Configuration Management
10 4 (3.70%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.63%) SQL
2 4 (3.70%) C#
2 4 (3.70%) JavaScript
2 4 (3.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.85%) X++
4 1 (0.93%) Java
4 1 (0.93%) PHP
4 1 (0.93%) VB
Qualifications
1 24 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.78%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.93%) CISSP
4 1 (0.93%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.78%) Disclosure Scotland
1 3 (2.78%) QA
1 3 (2.78%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) Data Quality
System Software
1 22 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 7 (6.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.63%) XenApp
4 4 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
5 3 (2.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (2.78%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 3 (2.78%) VMware ESX
5 3 (2.78%) vSphere
6 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.85%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (1.85%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.93%) Postfix
7 1 (0.93%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (5.56%) SCCM
2 3 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.85%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (1.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.93%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.93%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (0.93%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (17.59%) Microsoft
2 12 (11.11%) VMware
3 7 (6.48%) HP
4 6 (5.56%) Citrix
4 6 (5.56%) SAP
5 5 (4.63%) IBM
6 4 (3.70%) Avaya
6 4 (3.70%) Cisco
6 4 (3.70%) Symantec
6 4 (3.70%) Veritas
7 3 (2.78%) AppSense
7 3 (2.78%) Oracle
7 3 (2.78%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.85%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.85%) IronPort
8 2 (1.85%) Saba
8 2 (1.85%) Sophos
8 2 (1.85%) Trend Micro
9 1 (0.93%) Apple
9 1 (0.93%) Juniper
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