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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 21 30 21
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -9
Contract jobs citing Migration 34 22 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 6.92% 4.76% 6.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.04% 6.79% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 10 18
Average daily rate
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£355 £400 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.25% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £180 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £508 £383
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 5
Average hourly rate - £27.50 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.07%
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
376 324 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 76.58% 70.13% 66.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 174 163
Average daily rate £400 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 37 55
Average hourly rate £31.00 £27.50 £32.10
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -14.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.73 £39.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

Migration Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 August 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
Colchester +3 5 £325 -
Chelmsford +6 3 £450 +20.00%
Harlow +5 3 £350 -39.13%
Brentwood - 2 £400 - 2
Basildon -2 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 1
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 27 (31.76%) Data Migration
2 21 (24.71%) SQL
3 19 (22.35%) Finance
4 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
5 15 (17.65%) Oracle
6 14 (16.47%) Windows
7 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
7 12 (14.12%) Windows 7
8 11 (12.94%) Test Scripting
8 11 (12.94%) HP
9 9 (10.59%) XML
9 9 (10.59%) ITIL
9 9 (10.59%) Systems Analysis
10 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (9.41%) Active Directory
10 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
10 8 (9.41%) VMware
10 8 (9.41%) ETL
11 7 (8.24%) SLA
11 7 (8.24%) Cisco
11 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.24%) Oracle EBS R12
11 7 (8.24%) Oracle Cash Management
11 7 (8.24%) Cash Management
12 6 (7.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 6 (7.06%) Oracle General Ledger
12 6 (7.06%) Oracle Payables
12 6 (7.06%) Oracle Receivables
12 6 (7.06%) General Ledger
12 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.35%) Lync
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (2.35%) OpenROAD
3 1 (1.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.18%) CMS
3 1 (1.18%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle EBS R12
1 7 (8.24%) Oracle Cash Management
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle General Ledger
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Payables
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Receivables
2 6 (7.06%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.18%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.06%) VPN
1 6 (7.06%) SAN
2 5 (5.88%) Firewall
2 5 (5.88%) DNS
2 5 (5.88%) DHCP
3 4 (4.71%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (3.53%) SSL
5 2 (2.35%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (2.35%) Network Security
5 2 (2.35%) iSCSI
5 2 (2.35%) IP Telephony
5 2 (2.35%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.35%) FTP
5 2 (2.35%) Intranet
5 2 (2.35%) MPLS
6 1 (1.18%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.18%) MGCP
6 1 (1.18%) RTP
6 1 (1.18%) BGP
6 1 (1.18%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (4.71%) Ingres
4 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.53%) MS Access
4 3 (3.53%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.35%) DB2
6 1 (1.18%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (1.18%) DTS
6 1 (1.18%) WebFOCUS
6 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (1.18%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.18%) WiX
2 1 (1.18%) MSBuild
General
1 19 (22.35%) Finance
2 6 (7.06%) General Ledger
3 3 (3.53%) Banking
4 2 (2.35%) Billing
4 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.18%) Front Office
5 1 (1.18%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Marketing
5 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (20.00%) Developer
1 17 (20.00%) Analyst
2 9 (10.59%) Project Manager
3 8 (9.41%) Consultant
3 8 (9.41%) Business Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Insurance Business Analyst
4 7 (8.24%) Oracle Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Migration Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 4 (4.71%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.71%) QA Tester
7 4 (4.71%) ETL Developer
7 4 (4.71%) Tester
7 4 (4.71%) Network Engineer
8 3 (3.53%) Architect
8 3 (3.53%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Service Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Data Analyst
8 3 (3.53%) Services Delivery Manager
8 3 (3.53%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) XML
2 5 (5.88%) CSS
2 5 (5.88%) HTML
2 5 (5.88%) XHTML
2 5 (5.88%) Ajax
3 3 (3.53%) .NET
3 3 (3.53%) XML Schema
3 3 (3.53%) Spring
4 2 (2.35%) WCF
4 2 (2.35%) Web Services
4 2 (2.35%) XSD
4 2 (2.35%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.18%) WinForms
5 1 (1.18%) J2EE
5 1 (1.18%) SOAP
5 1 (1.18%) WPF
5 1 (1.18%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.18%) LINQ
5 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.71%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.35%) SWIFT
2 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
2 2 (2.35%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.18%) Clustering
3 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.18%) PKI
3 1 (1.18%) Open Source
3 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
3 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.18%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.18%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Windows
2 12 (14.12%) Windows 7
3 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.35%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.35%) Linux
4 2 (2.35%) UNIX
5 1 (1.18%) AIX
5 1 (1.18%) Solaris
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.18%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.76%) Data Migration
2 11 (12.94%) Test Scripting
3 9 (10.59%) ITIL
3 9 (10.59%) Systems Analysis
4 8 (9.41%) Service Delivery
4 8 (9.41%) ETL
5 7 (8.24%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (8.24%) Cash Management
6 5 (5.88%) Test Automation
7 4 (4.71%) Data Cleansing
7 4 (4.71%) CRM
7 4 (4.71%) Data Modelling
7 4 (4.71%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.53%) Project Management
8 3 (3.53%) ITSM
8 3 (3.53%) Service Management
8 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2
8 3 (3.53%) UML
8 3 (3.53%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (3.53%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 21 (24.71%) SQL
2 5 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 4 (4.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (4.71%) VB
4 3 (3.53%) PL/SQL
4 3 (3.53%) PowerShell
5 2 (2.35%) VB6
5 2 (2.35%) VBA
5 2 (2.35%) C
5 2 (2.35%) C#
5 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.18%) XAML
6 1 (1.18%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (5.88%) CCNA
2 5 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 5 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.71%) CCNP
3 4 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.18%) MCSE
4 1 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) SLA
2 6 (7.06%) QA
System Software
1 8 (9.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.18%) MetaFrame
4 1 (1.18%) vSphere
4 1 (1.18%) XenApp
4 1 (1.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 4 (4.71%) SCCM
2 3 (3.53%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.65%) Oracle
3 11 (12.94%) HP
4 8 (9.41%) VMware
5 7 (8.24%) Cisco
6 6 (7.06%) Dell
7 5 (5.88%) EMC
8 4 (4.71%) Citrix
9 2 (2.35%) Zeacom
9 2 (2.35%) ICL
9 2 (2.35%) Wyse
10 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.18%) JD Edwards
10 1 (1.18%) Juniper
10 1 (1.18%) SAP
10 1 (1.18%) IBM
10 1 (1.18%) Siebel
10 1 (1.18%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.18%) Brocade
10 1 (1.18%) Altiris
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