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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 21 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 31 56 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 6.95% 14.00% 8.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.37% 17.18% 11.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 40 29
Median daily rate £425 £389 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.39% -2.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £20.50 £12.00 £20.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+70.83% -41.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £16.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+22.38% -16.25%
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
331 326 417
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Lancashire 74.22% 81.50% 80.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 205 213 259
Median daily rate £418 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £640 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 32 24
Median hourly rate £37.50 £31.40 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.42% +25.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £59.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 +3 11 £425 +6.25%
Chorley -5 5 £450 +5.88%
Lytham St Annes - 3 £195 -
Blackpool -23 2 £350 -8.13%
Blackburn -5 1 - - 3
Accrington - 1 £350 -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 42 (63.64%) Finance
2 24 (36.36%) Linux
3 21 (31.82%) Oracle
4 20 (30.30%) COBOL
4 20 (30.30%) Project Management
5 19 (28.79%) Tuxedo
5 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
6 18 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (25.76%) Risk Management
7 17 (25.76%) Micro Focus
8 16 (24.24%) Mainframe
8 16 (24.24%) VME
9 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
10 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
10 14 (21.21%) SC Cleared
11 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
12 11 (16.67%) Java
12 11 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
13 9 (13.64%) Supplier Management
13 9 (13.64%) AIX
13 9 (13.64%) SQL
13 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
13 9 (13.64%) IFS
14 8 (12.12%) Solaris
15 7 (10.61%) Windows
16 6 (9.09%) Citrix
16 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
16 6 (9.09%) Data Migration
16 6 (9.09%) Test Management

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 19 (28.79%) Tuxedo
2 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (7.58%) MS Exchange
2 5 (7.58%) SharePoint
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (6.06%) Moodle
3 4 (6.06%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.06%) MS Office
2 3 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.03%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.58%) Office 365
2 4 (6.06%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.06%) Skype
2 3 (4.55%) DHCP
3 1 (1.52%) ATM
3 1 (1.52%) Firewall
3 1 (1.52%) GSM
3 1 (1.52%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.55%) SAP BW
2 3 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.03%) DB2
3 2 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.52%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 42 (63.64%) Finance
2 1 (1.52%) Back Office
2 1 (1.52%) Banking
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (21.21%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Delivery Manager
3 9 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 8 (12.12%) IFS Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) Consultant
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Technical Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Test Assurance Manager
5 6 (9.09%) Test Manager
6 4 (6.06%) Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Moodle Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) COBOL Developer
7 3 (4.55%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Migration Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Data Centre Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Migration Project Manager
8 2 (3.03%) Senior Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.06%) Middleware
2 2 (3.03%) XML
3 1 (1.52%) .NET
3 1 (1.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Mainframe
2 9 (13.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) Contactless
5 1 (1.52%) EMV
5 1 (1.52%) PKI
5 1 (1.52%) Reference Data
5 1 (1.52%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.36%) Linux
2 18 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 16 (24.24%) VME
4 9 (13.64%) AIX
5 8 (12.12%) Solaris
6 7 (10.61%) Windows
7 4 (6.06%) Unix
7 4 (6.06%) Windows 7
8 3 (4.55%) HPUX
9 1 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (30.30%) Project Management
2 18 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (25.76%) Risk Management
4 14 (21.21%) Waterfall
5 9 (13.64%) Supplier Management
6 6 (9.09%) Automated Testing
6 6 (9.09%) Data Migration
6 6 (9.09%) Matrix Organization
6 6 (9.09%) Test Management
7 5 (7.58%) Project Planning
7 5 (7.58%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (6.06%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.06%) Configuration Management
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (6.06%) Defect Management
8 4 (6.06%) DevOps
8 4 (6.06%) Test Scripting
9 3 (4.55%) Analytics
9 3 (4.55%) Dimensional Modelling
9 3 (4.55%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) COBOL
2 12 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 11 (16.67%) Java
4 9 (13.64%) SQL
5 5 (7.58%) C
6 3 (4.55%) VB
7 2 (3.03%) C++
8 1 (1.52%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (28.79%) Security Cleared
2 14 (21.21%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.06%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (3.03%) CISM
4 2 (3.03%) CISSP
5 1 (1.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 1 (1.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.52%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.03%) VMware ESX
3 2 (3.03%) XenApp
3 2 (3.03%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.52%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.06%) SCCM
2 1 (1.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (31.82%) Oracle
2 17 (25.76%) Micro Focus
3 15 (22.73%) Red Hat
4 9 (13.64%) IFS
5 6 (9.09%) Citrix
6 5 (7.58%) HP
6 5 (7.58%) Microsoft
6 5 (7.58%) VMware
7 3 (4.55%) CODA
7 3 (4.55%) Cognos
7 3 (4.55%) Concur
7 3 (4.55%) EMC
7 3 (4.55%) Maconomy
7 3 (4.55%) SAP
7 3 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 2 (3.03%) AppSense
8 2 (3.03%) Wyse
9 1 (1.52%) Gemalto
9 1 (1.52%) IBM