The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 2 October 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 27 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +16
Contract jobs citing Migration 22 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 5.01% 7.42% 3.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.24% 13.18% 6.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 3 8
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£375 £350 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £318 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £350 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £353 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.77% -5.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £33.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -29.41%
Migration
North West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
304 129 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 69.25% 56.33% 60.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 57 148
Average daily rate £420 £320 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.25% -14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £207 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £438 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £363
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 11 12
Average hourly rate £63.00 £22.43 £51.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+180.87% -56.01%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.38 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-12.08% +3.44%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 October 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 2 October 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
Preston -7 6 £200 -42.85%
Skelmersdale - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Lancaster - - - -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 33 (48.53%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (45.59%) Data Migration
3 28 (41.18%) ETL
3 28 (41.18%) Oracle
4 26 (38.24%) Data Modelling
5 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 24 (35.29%) SQL
6 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (29.41%) Shell Script
8 17 (25.00%) Informatica
8 17 (25.00%) PowerCenter
8 17 (25.00%) PL/SQL
9 15 (22.06%) CA
10 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
11 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (16.18%) ERwin
12 11 (16.18%) Windows
12 11 (16.18%) Dimensional Modelling
12 11 (16.18%) Validation
12 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
13 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
13 10 (14.71%) Metadata Management
13 10 (14.71%) Data Management
13 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
14 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
14 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
15 8 (11.76%) Data Architecture
15 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 8 (11.76%) Data Integration

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Lancashire 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 (11.76%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.47%) IIS
3 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.94%) MS Office
2 1 (1.47%) PowerPivot
2 1 (1.47%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.94%) DHCP
1 2 (2.94%) Kerberos
1 2 (2.94%) DNS
2 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.47%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (48.53%) Data Warehouse
2 24 (35.29%) SQL Server
3 17 (25.00%) PowerCenter
4 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (16.18%) Oracle Database
6 10 (14.71%) Relational Database
6 10 (14.71%) RDBMS
7 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 10g
7 7 (10.29%) Oracle Database 11g
7 7 (10.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (16.18%) ERwin
2 7 (10.29%) Talend Open Studio
3 6 (8.82%) Rational Rose
4 1 (1.47%) MSI
General
1 5 (7.35%) Finance
1 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (1.47%) Front Office
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
3 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.47%) German Language
Job Titles
1 20 (29.41%) Analyst
2 13 (19.12%) Data Manager
2 13 (19.12%) Data Migration Manager
3 9 (13.24%) Data Analyst
4 7 (10.29%) Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 4 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) IT Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Informatica Specialist
8 2 (2.94%) Change Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Solutions Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (11.76%) Web Services
2 6 (8.82%) Velocity
3 2 (2.94%) DWR
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
4 1 (1.47%) .NET
4 1 (1.47%) XSLT
4 1 (1.47%) WinForms
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.76%) Data Integration
3 7 (10.29%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.47%) NHS
4 1 (1.47%) CESG
4 1 (1.47%) RMADS
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (16.18%) Windows
2 5 (7.35%) Linux
2 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.41%) Windows 7
3 3 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.41%) UNIX
3 3 (4.41%) AIX
3 3 (4.41%) HPUX
3 3 (4.41%) Solaris
4 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (45.59%) Data Migration
2 28 (41.18%) ETL
3 26 (38.24%) Data Modelling
4 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
5 12 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (16.18%) Dimensional Modelling
6 11 (16.18%) Validation
7 10 (14.71%) Metadata Management
7 10 (14.71%) Data Management
8 8 (11.76%) Data Architecture
8 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (11.76%) EAI
8 8 (11.76%) ITIL
9 7 (10.29%) Business Analysis
10 6 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (8.82%) Workflow
10 6 (8.82%) Project Management
11 5 (7.35%) Data Cleansing
12 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
13 3 (4.41%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 24 (35.29%) SQL
2 20 (29.41%) Shell Script
3 17 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 5 (7.35%) VB
5 3 (4.41%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.41%) Perl
6 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
6 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.47%) VBScript
6 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 9 (13.24%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.76%) Degree
2 8 (11.76%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.41%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.94%) ISA Server
3 1 (1.47%) XenApp
3 1 (1.47%) vSphere
3 1 (1.47%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
1 3 (4.41%) Unicenter
2 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.47%) PureDisk
2 1 (1.47%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (41.18%) Oracle
2 17 (25.00%) Informatica
3 15 (22.06%) CA
4 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
5 7 (10.29%) Talend
6 4 (5.88%) VocaLink
7 3 (4.41%) HP
7 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) Citrix
8 1 (1.47%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.47%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) AppSense