The first table below looks at the demand for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the East of England region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 35 40
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +5
Contract jobs citing Migration 176 114 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 6.02% 4.77% 4.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.21% 6.85% 6.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 47 62
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£380 £350 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +8.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £223 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 14
Average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £28.30
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -38.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £10.00 £10.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.25 £27.62 £37.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £25.88
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -32.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2144 1665 2000
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 73.27% 69.72% 66.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1257 867 964
Average daily rate £394 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 135 224
Average hourly rate £28.83 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £19.60 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.95 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
Migration
England

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the East of England region over the 3 months to 22 July 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
Essex +18 42 £385 +42.59% 3
Cambridgeshire -8 33 £345 +6.15% 5
Bedfordshire +5 28 £375 +5.63% 3
Hertfordshire -6 24 £400 +3.22% 5
Suffolk -5 23 £450 +9.09% 5
Norfolk -6 7 £250 - 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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.

1 128 (31.45%) Data Migration
2 115 (28.26%) Windows
3 84 (20.64%) SQL
4 78 (19.16%) SQL Server
4 78 (19.16%) Finance
5 75 (18.43%) Microsoft
5 75 (18.43%) Windows 7
6 66 (16.22%) Active Directory
7 59 (14.50%) Oracle
8 44 (10.81%) MS Exchange
9 42 (10.32%) HP
10 39 (9.58%) User Acceptance Testing
11 37 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
12 35 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 35 (8.60%) .NET
13 33 (8.11%) XML
13 33 (8.11%) SharePoint
14 32 (7.86%) MS Excel
14 32 (7.86%) Firewall
15 31 (7.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
16 30 (7.37%) Test Management
17 29 (7.13%) SCCM
17 29 (7.13%) Cisco
17 29 (7.13%) Test Strategy
18 28 (6.88%) ITIL
19 27 (6.63%) VMware
19 27 (6.63%) Test Scripting
19 27 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2010
20 25 (6.14%) Data Cleansing

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 44 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 33 (8.11%) SharePoint
3 27 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (6.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 14 (3.44%) Documentum
5 14 (3.44%) SharePoint 2010
6 13 (3.19%) eRoom
7 9 (2.21%) IBM Notes
8 8 (1.97%) Apache
9 5 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (1.23%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.23%) JOnAS
10 4 (0.98%) WebSphere Application Server
10 4 (0.98%) SAS
10 4 (0.98%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.74%) Lync
12 2 (0.49%) Mule
12 2 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2007
12 2 (0.49%) Oracle Workflow
12 2 (0.49%) CMS
Applications
1 32 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.23%) MS Office
3 3 (0.74%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.74%) MS Project
3 3 (0.74%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (3.93%) Oracle EBS R12
2 15 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (2.46%) Oracle Financials
4 9 (2.21%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (2.21%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (2.21%) Oracle EBS
4 9 (2.21%) Oracle General Ledger
5 7 (1.72%) Oracle Cash Management
6 6 (1.47%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 4 (0.98%) Agresso
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle Assets
8 3 (0.74%) Line 500
9 2 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.49%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.49%) Magento
10 1 (0.25%) Oracle CRM
10 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.25%) Minerva
10 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.97%) Office 365
2 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.25%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.25%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 32 (7.86%) Firewall
2 16 (3.93%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (3.44%) SAN
4 12 (2.95%) Wireless
5 8 (1.97%) DNS
6 7 (1.72%) WAN
6 7 (1.72%) DHCP
6 7 (1.72%) LAN
7 6 (1.47%) VLAN
8 5 (1.23%) VPN
9 4 (0.98%) iSCSI
9 4 (0.98%) SSL
9 4 (0.98%) NetScaler
9 4 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (0.74%) FTP
10 3 (0.74%) 3GPP
10 3 (0.74%) UMTS
10 3 (0.74%) GGSN
10 3 (0.74%) SGSN
10 3 (0.74%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (19.16%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (4.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.93%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (3.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (3.44%) Oracle Database
7 9 (2.21%) Oracle Reports
8 8 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 7 (1.72%) Relational Database
9 7 (1.72%) DB2
10 6 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (0.98%) MySQL
11 4 (0.98%) Ingres
12 3 (0.74%) RDBMS
12 3 (0.74%) Data Mining
12 3 (0.74%) DTS
13 2 (0.49%) JasperReports
13 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.21%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (1.23%) PowerDesigner
4 4 (0.98%) Subversion
4 4 (0.98%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.98%) MyEclipse
4 4 (0.98%) MSBuild
4 4 (0.98%) WiX
5 3 (0.74%) Visual Studio
6 2 (0.49%) Maven
6 2 (0.49%) JIRA
7 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.25%) JUnit
7 1 (0.25%) MSI
7 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
7 1 (0.25%) LSMW
General
1 78 (19.16%) Finance
2 10 (2.46%) General Ledger
2 10 (2.46%) Retail
3 8 (1.97%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.47%) Billing
5 4 (0.98%) Marketing
5 4 (0.98%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.49%) Banking
6 2 (0.49%) Financial Institution
6 2 (0.49%) Advertising
6 2 (0.49%) Publishing
7 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.25%) Automotive
7 1 (0.25%) Front Office
7 1 (0.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 96 (23.59%) Analyst
2 62 (15.23%) Developer
3 42 (10.32%) Business Analyst
3 42 (10.32%) Consultant
4 37 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 27 (6.63%) Architect
6 20 (4.91%) Test Leader
7 18 (4.42%) Test Analyst
8 17 (4.18%) Administrator
9 16 (3.93%) Data Analyst
10 15 (3.69%) Migration Engineer
11 14 (3.44%) CRM Developer
12 13 (3.19%) Technical Analyst
13 12 (2.95%) DBA
14 11 (2.70%) Test Manager
15 10 (2.46%) Insurance Business Analyst
15 10 (2.46%) SQL DBA
15 10 (2.46%) Migration Consultant
16 9 (2.21%) Solutions Architect
16 9 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (8.60%) .NET
2 33 (8.11%) XML
3 19 (4.67%) Web Services
4 18 (4.42%) WCF
5 12 (2.95%) Silverlight
5 12 (2.95%) ASP.NET
6 11 (2.70%) HTML
6 11 (2.70%) Ajax
7 10 (2.46%) CSS
8 9 (2.21%) XML Schema
8 9 (2.21%) SOAP
9 8 (1.97%) Spring
9 8 (1.97%) jQuery
9 8 (1.97%) Reactive Extensions
9 8 (1.97%) Managed Extensibility Framework
10 6 (1.47%) JSF
10 6 (1.47%) Struts
10 6 (1.47%) XSD
10 6 (1.47%) JSP
10 6 (1.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (2.95%) Mainframe
2 6 (1.47%) NHS
3 5 (1.23%) Open Source
3 5 (1.23%) PMI
3 5 (1.23%) Thin Client
3 5 (1.23%) Clustering
3 5 (1.23%) Fat Client
4 4 (0.98%) AS400
4 4 (0.98%) N-Tier
5 3 (0.74%) Blackberry
5 3 (0.74%) Management Information System
5 3 (0.74%) Statistics
5 3 (0.74%) PKI
5 3 (0.74%) Data Integration
5 3 (0.74%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.49%) Data Conversion
6 2 (0.49%) iPhone
6 2 (0.49%) Taxonomies
6 2 (0.49%) GIS
6 2 (0.49%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 115 (28.26%) Windows
2 75 (18.43%) Windows 7
3 37 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (7.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (5.41%) Windows XP
6 16 (3.93%) Linux
7 13 (3.19%) UNIX
8 10 (2.46%) Windows 8
9 7 (1.72%) AIX
9 7 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (1.23%) Windows Vista
10 5 (1.23%) CentOS
11 2 (0.49%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.25%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (31.45%) Data Migration
2 39 (9.58%) User Acceptance Testing
3 35 (8.60%) Stakeholder Management
4 30 (7.37%) Test Management
5 29 (7.13%) Test Strategy
6 28 (6.88%) ITIL
7 27 (6.63%) Test Scripting
8 25 (6.14%) Data Cleansing
8 25 (6.14%) ETL
9 20 (4.91%) PRINCE2
10 19 (4.67%) CRM
10 19 (4.67%) Agile Software Development
10 19 (4.67%) Business Analysis
11 18 (4.42%) Project Management
12 16 (3.93%) Data Analysis
12 16 (3.93%) E-Commerce
13 14 (3.44%) Data Modelling
13 14 (3.44%) UML
14 13 (3.19%) Performance Tuning
14 13 (3.19%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 84 (20.64%) SQL
2 25 (6.14%) C#
3 19 (4.67%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.42%) PowerShell
5 12 (2.95%) VBScript
5 12 (2.95%) VB
6 11 (2.70%) Java
7 10 (2.46%) C
8 9 (2.21%) Perl
8 9 (2.21%) T-SQL
9 6 (1.47%) PL/SQL
10 4 (0.98%) Korn
10 4 (0.98%) XAML
10 4 (0.98%) VBA
10 4 (0.98%) PHP
11 3 (0.74%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.74%) VB6
12 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.25%) Python
12 1 (0.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (5.16%) ISEB
3 17 (4.18%) ISTQB
4 16 (3.93%) MCITP
4 16 (3.93%) Security Cleared
5 10 (2.46%) SC Cleared
5 10 (2.46%) MCSE
6 9 (2.21%) Degree
7 8 (1.97%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (1.72%) ISEB Practitioner
9 6 (1.47%) CCNP
9 6 (1.47%) CCNA
10 5 (1.23%) PMI Certification
10 5 (1.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.74%) VCAP
12 3 (0.74%) RHCE
12 3 (0.74%) OCP
12 3 (0.74%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.18%) QA
2 8 (1.97%) SLA
3 6 (1.47%) Solvency II
4 1 (0.25%) Data Quality
System Software
1 66 (16.22%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.67%) Hyper-V
3 12 (2.95%) vSphere
4 10 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (1.23%) UAG
6 5 (1.23%) XenApp
7 4 (0.98%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.98%) SRDF
8 3 (0.74%) VMware ESX
8 3 (0.74%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 1 (0.25%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.25%) Xen
9 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (7.13%) SCCM
2 12 (2.95%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (2.21%) SCOM
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 3 (0.74%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.49%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.25%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.25%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.25%) Novell Identity Manager
6 1 (0.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.25%) WMI
6 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 75 (18.43%) Microsoft
2 59 (14.50%) Oracle
3 42 (10.32%) HP
4 29 (7.13%) Cisco
5 27 (6.63%) VMware
6 22 (5.41%) Citrix
7 15 (3.69%) EMC
8 11 (2.70%) Dell
8 11 (2.70%) SAP
9 10 (2.46%) Lotus
10 7 (1.72%) NetApp
11 6 (1.47%) Sage
11 6 (1.47%) IBM
11 6 (1.47%) Becrypt
12 5 (1.23%) Sun
13 4 (0.98%) Brocade
13 4 (0.98%) CheckPoint
13 4 (0.98%) JBoss
13 4 (0.98%) Juniper
13 4 (0.98%) Red Hat
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