The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Lancashire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 12 22 34
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +12
Contract jobs citing Migration 43 15 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 9.47% 5.62% 3.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.07% 10.42% 5.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 3 10
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£425 £350 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £330 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £350 £339
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £37.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.00% +108.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.45 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+8.40% -28.34%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Lancashire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
329 144 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 72.47% 53.93% 65.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 70 173
Average daily rate £400 £300 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £223 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £350 £515
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 21 13
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £27.39
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +36.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £15.00 £21.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £75.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Migration
North West

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Blackpool - 24 £455 - 1
Preston 0 8 - - 1
Skelmersdale - - - -
Lancaster - - - -
Blackburn - - - -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 38 (55.88%) Data Migration
2 24 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
3 19 (27.94%) ETL
3 19 (27.94%) Oracle
4 18 (26.47%) Data Modelling
5 17 (25.00%) Windows
6 13 (19.12%) SQL
6 13 (19.12%) Shell Script
6 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
6 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
7 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
8 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
8 10 (14.71%) Informatica
8 10 (14.71%) PowerCenter
8 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (14.71%) Validation
9 9 (13.24%) Data Management
9 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
10 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
10 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (11.76%) Metadata Management
10 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
10 8 (11.76%) Finance
10 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
10 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
10 8 (11.76%) Project Management
10 8 (11.76%) CA
11 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
11 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
11 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 6 (8.82%) SharePoint
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (1.47%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Office
2 2 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.82%) DHCP
1 6 (8.82%) DNS
2 2 (2.94%) Kerberos
2 2 (2.94%) SMS
3 1 (1.47%) VPN
3 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (35.29%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 10 (14.71%) PowerCenter
3 10 (14.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (11.76%) RDBMS
4 8 (11.76%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.82%) BusinessObjects XI
6 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 10g
7 4 (5.88%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (5.88%) ERwin
3 2 (2.94%) MSI
General
1 8 (11.76%) Finance
2 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
3 4 (5.88%) Banking
4 1 (1.47%) German Language
4 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Front Office
4 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 18 (26.47%) Analyst
2 13 (19.12%) Data Manager
2 13 (19.12%) Data Migration Manager
3 8 (11.76%) Data Analyst
4 6 (8.82%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.35%) Consultant
5 5 (7.35%) Migration Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Data Migration Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Business Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Developer
7 3 (4.41%) IT Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (4.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 2 (2.94%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Business Change Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Change Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Informatica Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) Velocity
2 4 (5.88%) Web Services
3 2 (2.94%) DWR
3 2 (2.94%) Application Packaging
4 1 (1.47%) jQuery
4 1 (1.47%) XSLT
4 1 (1.47%) WinForms
4 1 (1.47%) .NET
4 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Data Integration
2 2 (2.94%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.94%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.94%) Data Extraction
3 1 (1.47%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) CESG
3 1 (1.47%) PKI
3 1 (1.47%) Statistics
3 1 (1.47%) RMADS
3 1 (1.47%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 17 (25.00%) Windows
2 8 (11.76%) Windows 7
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (7.35%) Linux
4 5 (7.35%) Windows XP
5 3 (4.41%) AIX
5 3 (4.41%) HPUX
5 3 (4.41%) Solaris
5 3 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (4.41%) UNIX
6 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (55.88%) Data Migration
2 19 (27.94%) ETL
3 18 (26.47%) Data Modelling
4 13 (19.12%) Service Delivery
5 10 (14.71%) Validation
6 9 (13.24%) Data Management
7 8 (11.76%) Project Management
7 8 (11.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 8 (11.76%) Metadata Management
8 6 (8.82%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (8.82%) Data Cleansing
8 6 (8.82%) Workflow
8 6 (8.82%) ITIL
9 4 (5.88%) EAI
9 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (5.88%) Data Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
9 4 (5.88%) Dimensional Modelling
9 4 (5.88%) Data Mapping
9 4 (5.88%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (19.12%) SQL
1 13 (19.12%) Shell Script
2 10 (14.71%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.35%) VB
4 3 (4.41%) Perl
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) VBScript
5 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.47%) VB6
Qualifications
1 13 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 6 (8.82%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.82%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) SLA
1 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.35%) vSphere
3 2 (2.94%) XenApp
3 2 (2.94%) ISA Server
3 2 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 5 (7.35%) SCCM
1 5 (7.35%) PureDisk
2 3 (4.41%) Unicenter
2 3 (4.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.47%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (1.47%) SCOM
3 1 (1.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 19 (27.94%) Oracle
2 10 (14.71%) Informatica
3 8 (11.76%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.76%) CA
4 6 (8.82%) Talend
5 5 (7.35%) HP
6 4 (5.88%) Citrix
6 4 (5.88%) VocaLink
7 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.47%) NetIQ
8 1 (1.47%) Remedy
8 1 (1.47%) VMware
8 1 (1.47%) AppSense
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco
Preston, Lancashire
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