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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 17 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +7
Contract jobs citing Migration 35 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.71% 8.37% 4.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.15% 10.62% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 25 6
Average daily rate £450 £378 £218
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.20% +73.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £308 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £545 £268
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £10.50 £37.00 £47.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-71.62% -21.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year
- -0.65%
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
314 339 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 78.11% 78.84% 66.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 231 90
Average daily rate £450 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £662 £550 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 16 14
Average hourly rate £40.00 £35.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.67% -4.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £20.35 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £64.00 £47.40 £47.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -1 20 £400 +5.96% 2
Lytham St Annes 0 6 £469 +14.45%
Burnley +22 1 - -
Preston -2 1 £413 -1.78%
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 29 (47.54%) Oracle
2 28 (45.90%) COBOL
3 26 (42.62%) Linux
4 25 (40.98%) Tuxedo
4 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (36.07%) VME
6 16 (26.23%) Data Migration
6 16 (26.23%) Mainframe
6 16 (26.23%) Micro Focus
7 15 (24.59%) Risk Management
7 15 (24.59%) VMware
8 14 (22.95%) Finance
8 14 (22.95%) Middleware
8 14 (22.95%) SOA
8 14 (22.95%) Java
8 14 (22.95%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (22.95%) DevOps
8 14 (22.95%) Private Cloud
9 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
9 13 (21.31%) Project Management
9 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
10 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
10 12 (19.67%) Waterfall
10 12 (19.67%) Defect Management
10 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
10 12 (19.67%) Re-Platforming
11 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
11 8 (13.11%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (13.11%) Supplier Management

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 25 (40.98%) Tuxedo
2 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.28%) SAS
4 1 (1.64%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.64%) Confluence
4 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.64%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 3 (4.92%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (22.95%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.64%) Bluemix
2 1 (1.64%) OpenShift
2 1 (1.64%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) ADSL
1 1 (1.64%) ATM
1 1 (1.64%) GSM
1 1 (1.64%) IP Telephony
1 1 (1.64%) LLU
1 1 (1.64%) PSTN
1 1 (1.64%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) PostgreSQL
2 8 (13.11%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (8.20%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.64%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.28%) ERwin
1 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.28%) JIRA
2 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.64%) Maven
2 1 (1.64%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 14 (22.95%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.64%) Back Office
3 1 (1.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (26.23%) Architect
2 7 (11.48%) Technical Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Delivery Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Security Architect
3 6 (9.84%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Technical Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Test Assurance Manager
3 6 (9.84%) Test Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Data Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Developer
5 3 (4.92%) Integration Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Quality Manager
6 2 (3.28%) DBA
6 2 (3.28%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (3.28%) QA Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.28%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (22.95%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.23%) Mainframe
2 14 (22.95%) Private Cloud
3 6 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.92%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.28%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.28%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.64%) Clustering
6 1 (1.64%) Contactless
6 1 (1.64%) Data Extraction
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) EMV
6 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.64%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.64%) PKI
6 1 (1.64%) Replication
6 1 (1.64%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.64%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 22 (36.07%) VME
3 13 (21.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (8.20%) Windows
5 2 (3.28%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.98%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.23%) Data Migration
3 15 (24.59%) Risk Management
4 14 (22.95%) DevOps
4 14 (22.95%) SOA
5 13 (21.31%) Project Management
6 12 (19.67%) Configuration Management
6 12 (19.67%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (19.67%) Defect Management
6 12 (19.67%) Re-Platforming
6 12 (19.67%) Waterfall
7 8 (13.11%) Supplier Management
8 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
8 6 (9.84%) Data Modelling
8 6 (9.84%) Security Architecture
8 6 (9.84%) Test Management
9 5 (8.20%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (8.20%) SABSA
9 5 (8.20%) TOGAF
9 5 (8.20%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 28 (45.90%) COBOL
2 14 (22.95%) Java
3 6 (9.84%) SQL
4 3 (4.92%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.28%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.64%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 5 (8.20%) CESG Certified Professional
3 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
4 3 (4.92%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.64%) BC Cleared
5 1 (1.64%) CISM
5 1 (1.64%) CISSP
5 1 (1.64%) ISEB
5 1 (1.64%) MCSE
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.48%) Data Quality
2 6 (9.84%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (6.56%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
2 1 (1.64%) logstash
2 1 (1.64%) SCCM
2 1 (1.64%) SCSM
Vendors
1 29 (47.54%) Oracle
2 16 (26.23%) Micro Focus
3 15 (24.59%) VMware
4 13 (21.31%) Red Hat
5 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.92%) SAP
6 2 (3.28%) Informatica
7 1 (1.64%) BT
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) Gemalto
7 1 (1.64%) IBM
7 1 (1.64%) Siebel
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