The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 16 31 31
Rank change year-on-year
+15 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 25 26 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 8.09% 5.54% 4.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.59% 6.63% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 13
Median daily rate £425 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £313 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £600 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £20.50 £12.35 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.99% -17.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.50%
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
236 392 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 76.38% 83.58% 75.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 145 278 170
Median daily rate £375 £440 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.77% +17.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £325 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 36 26
Median hourly rate £47.58 £42.00 £26.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.27% +56.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £16.30 £16.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £69.07 £59.50 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Lancashire region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 August 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Preston +4 9 £425 -28.27% 2
Chorley +2 7 £450 +44.00%
Blackpool +21 5 £325 -16.12%
Lytham St Annes -1 2 £316 -1.40%
Blackburn - 1 £550 -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Lancashire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
3 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
4 15 (30.00%) PL/SQL
5 13 (26.00%) Java
5 13 (26.00%) IFS
6 10 (20.00%) COBOL
7 9 (18.00%) SQL
7 9 (18.00%) AIX
8 8 (16.00%) Solaris
8 8 (16.00%) Linux
8 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (14.00%) VME
10 6 (12.00%) Citrix
11 5 (10.00%) HP
11 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 5 (10.00%) Windows
11 5 (10.00%) Oracle
11 5 (10.00%) Project Planning
11 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
12 4 (8.00%) System Testing
12 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
12 4 (8.00%) Moodle
12 4 (8.00%) MS Office
12 4 (8.00%) C
12 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
12 4 (8.00%) Unix
12 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
12 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.00%) Moodle
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Tuxedo
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (4.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.00%) MS Office
2 3 (6.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) DHCP
2 2 (4.00%) Skype
3 1 (2.00%) Firewall
3 1 (2.00%) Intranet
3 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (6.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.00%) SAP BW
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (4.00%) DB2
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (2.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (32.00%) Analyst
2 15 (30.00%) Developer
3 12 (24.00%) IFS Analyst
4 7 (14.00%) Consultant
5 5 (10.00%) COBOL Developer
5 5 (10.00%) Project Manager
6 4 (8.00%) Moodle Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Architect
7 3 (6.00%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) IFS Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Migration Manager
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.00%) AIX Architect
8 2 (4.00%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Data Migration Manager
8 2 (4.00%) IFS Specialist
8 2 (4.00%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Storage Architect
9 1 (2.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.00%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) HTML5
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.00%) Clustering
4 1 (2.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.00%) AIX
2 8 (16.00%) Linux
2 8 (16.00%) Solaris
3 7 (14.00%) VME
4 5 (10.00%) Windows
5 4 (8.00%) Unix
6 3 (6.00%) HPUX
6 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (10.00%) Project Planning
2 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
2 4 (8.00%) System Testing
2 4 (8.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (6.00%) Analytics
3 3 (6.00%) Dimensional Modelling
3 3 (6.00%) ERP
3 3 (6.00%) ETL
4 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (4.00%) OO
4 2 (4.00%) Project Management
5 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (2.00%) Data Management
5 1 (2.00%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (2.00%) Defect Management
5 1 (2.00%) DevOps
5 1 (2.00%) Information Management
5 1 (2.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (30.00%) PL/SQL
2 13 (26.00%) Java
3 10 (20.00%) COBOL
4 9 (18.00%) SQL
5 4 (8.00%) C
6 3 (6.00%) VB
7 2 (4.00%) C++
8 1 (2.00%) C#
8 1 (2.00%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (42.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.00%) DBS Check
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.00%) Firmware
3 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.00%) XenApp
3 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (26.00%) IFS
2 6 (12.00%) Citrix
3 5 (10.00%) HP
3 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (10.00%) Oracle
4 3 (6.00%) CODA
4 3 (6.00%) Cognos
4 3 (6.00%) Concur
4 3 (6.00%) EMC
4 3 (6.00%) Maconomy
4 3 (6.00%) SAP
4 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow
4 3 (6.00%) VMware
5 2 (4.00%) Micro Focus
6 1 (2.00%) AppSense
6 1 (2.00%) IBM
6 1 (2.00%) Wyse