The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 27 27 22
Rank change year-on-year
0 -5
Contract jobs citing Migration 26 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.12% 5.32% 5.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.23% 7.11% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 18 6
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£350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £268 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £383 £475 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.94 - £13.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.33 £17.88 £23.75
% change year-on-year
-8.64% -24.73%
Migration
East of England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
316 394 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.35% 74.90% 64.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 222 82
Average daily rate £380 £385 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +6.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £475 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 67 38
Average hourly rate £28.25 £29.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.10 £44.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Essex region over the 3 months to 23 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Chelmsford -1 7 £325 -21.21%
Colchester 0 2 - -
Brentwood - 2 - - 1
Basildon +2 1 £375 -30.23% 1
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 1
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 14 (24.56%) Oracle
2 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
3 13 (22.81%) Data Migration
4 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
4 12 (21.05%) Citrix
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
5 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
5 10 (17.54%) VMware
6 8 (14.04%) UNIX
6 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
7 7 (12.28%) MS Office
7 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
7 7 (12.28%) Project Management
7 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (10.53%) SCCM
8 6 (10.53%) Mainframe
8 6 (10.53%) CICS
8 6 (10.53%) IBM
8 6 (10.53%) ITIL
8 6 (10.53%) Linux
8 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
9 5 (8.77%) Solaris
9 5 (8.77%) AIX
9 5 (8.77%) JCL
9 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (8.77%) Telecoms

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
2 6 (10.53%) CICS
2 6 (10.53%) MS Exchange
3 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Office
2 4 (7.02%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (8.77%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) SaaS
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.02%) DNS
1 4 (7.02%) DHCP
2 3 (5.26%) Broadband
2 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.26%) SAN
2 3 (5.26%) Wireless
2 3 (5.26%) Firewall
2 3 (5.26%) Network Security
3 2 (3.51%) VPN
4 1 (1.75%) LAN
4 1 (1.75%) WAN
4 1 (1.75%) Ethernet
4 1 (1.75%) RTP
4 1 (1.75%) MPLS
4 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
4 1 (1.75%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.02%) DB2
3 3 (5.26%) MS Access
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.75%) MySQL
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) JIRA
1 2 (3.51%) MSI
2 1 (1.75%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (24.56%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
3 3 (5.26%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.26%) Local Government
4 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (28.07%) Analyst
2 13 (22.81%) Consultant
3 6 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (8.77%) Business Analyst
4 5 (8.77%) Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Project Manager
6 3 (5.26%) Rollout Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (3.51%) Data Centre Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Capacity Management Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Functional Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle HR Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) ISPF
2 2 (3.51%) Flash
3 1 (1.75%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) iSeries
4 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.51%) AS400
4 2 (3.51%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.75%) NHS
5 1 (1.75%) LIMS
5 1 (1.75%) e-Health
5 1 (1.75%) PACS
5 1 (1.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) Informatics
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.75%) PKI
5 1 (1.75%) SWIFT
5 1 (1.75%) Health Informatics
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (21.05%) Windows 7
3 8 (14.04%) UNIX
4 6 (10.53%) Linux
5 5 (8.77%) Solaris
5 5 (8.77%) AIX
6 4 (7.02%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.51%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.51%) HPUX
8 1 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) Data Migration
2 7 (12.28%) Project Management
2 7 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (10.53%) ITIL
4 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.02%) Cash Management
5 4 (7.02%) Change Control
5 4 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
6 3 (5.26%) ETL
6 3 (5.26%) Service Management
6 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.26%) Data Mapping
7 2 (3.51%) Test Strategy
7 2 (3.51%) Software Testing
7 2 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) Data Cleansing
7 2 (3.51%) Information Security
7 2 (3.51%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) JCL
3 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.75%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) COBOL
4 1 (1.75%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) MCITP
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.51%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (3.51%) ISEB
2 2 (3.51%) MCSE
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) HL7
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
1 7 (12.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.77%) Microsoft App-V
2 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 3 (5.26%) MetaFrame
3 3 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (10.53%) SCCM
2 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.75%) SCOM
4 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
4 1 (1.75%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Oracle
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) Citrix
3 10 (17.54%) VMware
4 6 (10.53%) IBM
5 4 (7.02%) NetApp
5 4 (7.02%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) EMC
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco
6 3 (5.26%) BMC
7 2 (3.51%) Juniper
7 2 (3.51%) Cognos
8 1 (1.75%) Informatica
8 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
8 1 (1.75%) Websense
8 1 (1.75%) AppSense
8 1 (1.75%) Brocade
8 1 (1.75%) Riverbed
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