The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 28 23 12
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -11
Contract jobs citing Migration 13 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 5.80% 5.26% 9.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.43% 5.95% 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 6 2
Median daily rate £375 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £225 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £388 £311
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Median hourly rate £21.00 - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £16.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+24.24% -14.28%
Migration
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
175 185 144
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 78.13% 88.52% 84.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 108 48
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £311 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 12
Median hourly rate £21.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Chester region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the Chester region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Chester region over the 3 months to 28 June 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Chester region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 28 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 Chester region with a requirement for Migration.

1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
4 9 (34.62%) Finance
4 9 (34.62%) Project Management
4 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
5 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
5 7 (26.92%) Citrix
5 7 (26.92%) IIS
5 7 (26.92%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) Local Government
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) .NET
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
8 4 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (15.38%) SCCM
8 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
8 4 (15.38%) Office 365
9 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
9 3 (11.54%) XenApp

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 7 (26.92%) IIS
2 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
3 4 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) CICS
5 1 (3.85%) CMS
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) SAN
2 2 (7.69%) Internet
2 2 (7.69%) LAN
2 2 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) DHCP
3 1 (3.85%) DNS
3 1 (3.85%) Firewall
3 1 (3.85%) NAS
3 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Axure RP
1 1 (3.85%) MSI
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Local Government
3 3 (11.54%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 4 (15.38%) Migration Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Server Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Applications Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Active Directory Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Designer
4 2 (7.69%) ICT Manager
4 2 (7.69%) ICT Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Migration Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) IT Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Migration Specialist
5 1 (3.85%) SAN Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Senior ICT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 3 (11.54%) J2EE
3 2 (7.69%) X-Windows
4 1 (3.85%) JDBC
4 1 (3.85%) JMS
4 1 (3.85%) JNDI
4 1 (3.85%) JSP
4 1 (3.85%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Clustering
1 2 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.69%) PKI
2 1 (3.85%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Mainframe
2 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (15.38%) Linux
7 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (7.69%) Unix
9 1 (3.85%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Project Management
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Project Governance
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) SDLC
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 2 (7.69%) System Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
6 1 (3.85%) Business Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.85%) Content Management
6 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.85%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 7 (26.92%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) VB
3 2 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (3.85%) MCITP
1 1 (3.85%) MCSA
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (26.92%) Active Directory
1 7 (26.92%) VMware ESX
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 3 (11.54%) XenApp
5 2 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (7.69%) VMware Server
5 2 (7.69%) vSphere
6 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) SCOM
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (3.85%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (26.92%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) AppSense
4 3 (11.54%) HP
4 3 (11.54%) IBM
4 3 (11.54%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Avaya
5 1 (3.85%) PlateSpin
5 1 (3.85%) ProCurve
5 1 (3.85%) Red Hat