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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 28 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 27 42 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 5.58% 5.53% 4.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.46% 7.24% 6.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 25 10
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£420 £380 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.52% +27.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £304 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £465 £421
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.88 £22.25
% change year-on-year
+9.62% -24.15%
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
362 580 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 74.79% 76.32% 68.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 339 138
Average daily rate £400 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £264 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £560 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 34 57
Average hourly rate £40.60 £37.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.26% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £16.50 £25.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.90 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 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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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
Brentwood -2 5 £563 +14.79%
Colchester +7 4 £420 +5.00%
Basildon -3 3 - -
Loughton - - - -
Migration
East of England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 18 (31.58%) Windows
3 14 (24.56%) Citrix
3 14 (24.56%) Data Migration
4 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
4 12 (21.05%) SQL
4 12 (21.05%) Oracle
4 12 (21.05%) VMware
5 11 (19.30%) Project Management
6 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
7 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
7 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
7 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (14.04%) Oracle EBS R12
8 8 (14.04%) UNIX
8 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
9 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
9 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
10 6 (10.53%) Mainframe
11 5 (8.77%) SAN
11 5 (8.77%) CICS
11 5 (8.77%) JCL
11 5 (8.77%) Linux
11 5 (8.77%) ITIL
11 5 (8.77%) IIS
11 5 (8.77%) Local Government
11 5 (8.77%) ISPF
11 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
11 5 (8.77%) Windows 7

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 9 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.77%) CICS
2 5 (8.77%) IIS
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 4 (7.02%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.51%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (14.04%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (12.28%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (7.02%) Oracle Cash Management
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Payables
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (5.26%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.75%) PaaS
1 1 (1.75%) Google Apps
1 1 (1.75%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.77%) SAN
1 5 (8.77%) Network Security
2 3 (5.26%) NAS
2 3 (5.26%) LAN
2 3 (5.26%) WAN
3 1 (1.75%) VLAN
3 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.54%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (3.51%) MS Access
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.75%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) MSI
General
1 22 (38.60%) Finance
2 5 (8.77%) Local Government
3 3 (5.26%) General Ledger
3 3 (5.26%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Advertising
4 1 (1.75%) Banking
4 1 (1.75%) Retail
4 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Consultant
2 14 (24.56%) Analyst
3 7 (12.28%) Architect
4 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.53%) Developer
4 6 (10.53%) Oracle Consultant
5 4 (7.02%) Oracle HR Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) EDI Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Oracle HR Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) EDI Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Data Analyst
6 3 (5.26%) Functional Consultant
6 3 (5.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (3.51%) Oracle Financials Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (3.51%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) ISPF
2 3 (5.26%) EDI
3 2 (3.51%) .NET
3 2 (3.51%) XML
3 2 (3.51%) Flash
4 1 (1.75%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.53%) Mainframe
2 4 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.26%) Clustering
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) AS400
4 2 (3.51%) iSeries
5 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.75%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.58%) Windows
2 8 (14.04%) UNIX
3 5 (8.77%) Windows 7
3 5 (8.77%) Linux
4 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.51%) AIX
5 2 (3.51%) HPUX
5 2 (3.51%) Solaris
5 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.56%) Data Migration
2 11 (19.30%) Project Management
3 9 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (8.77%) Service Delivery
4 5 (8.77%) ITIL
4 5 (8.77%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.02%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.02%) Cash Management
6 3 (5.26%) Capacity Management
6 3 (5.26%) Change Control
6 3 (5.26%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.26%) Service Management
7 2 (3.51%) Quality Management
7 2 (3.51%) CRM
7 2 (3.51%) Information Security
7 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.51%) TOGAF
7 2 (3.51%) Business Analysis
7 2 (3.51%) ITSM
7 2 (3.51%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 5 (8.77%) JCL
3 2 (3.51%) C#
3 2 (3.51%) Java
4 1 (1.75%) C++
4 1 (1.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
2 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.75%) ISEB
3 1 (1.75%) PMP
3 1 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (14.04%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.53%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.75%) XenApp
5 1 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (3.51%) SCCM
2 2 (3.51%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.75%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Citrix
2 12 (21.05%) Oracle
2 12 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 12 (21.05%) VMware
3 4 (7.02%) NetApp
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
4 3 (5.26%) BMC
5 2 (3.51%) Cognos
5 2 (3.51%) Cisco
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.75%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.75%) Websense
6 1 (1.75%) Altiris
6 1 (1.75%) HP
6 1 (1.75%) EMC
6 1 (1.75%) Juniper