The table below looks at the statistics for Data Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 25 22 23
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 2 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 1.29% 2.01% 3.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.65% 2.42% 4.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 4
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£414 £390 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.08% +9.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £342 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £398 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+13.64% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.38 £19.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-13.81% -47.94%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Halifax region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
121 124 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 78.06% 83.22% 79.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 95 75
Average daily rate £400 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Data 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 Data Migration.

1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
3 3 (60.00%) SAS
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) Essbase
4 2 (40.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (20.00%) Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Retail
5 1 (20.00%) Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (20.00%) Velocity
5 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
5 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
5 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
5 1 (20.00%) Oracle
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax region citing Data 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 Data Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (40.00%) Essbase
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (20.00%) Base SAS
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Data Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) SAS Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Data Modeller
3 1 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 1 (20.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
2 1 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (20.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Ab Initio
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft