The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 13 35 6
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -29
Contract jobs citing Migration 35 10 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.32% 3.29% 16.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 16.75% 4.18% 23.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 7
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£350 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £260 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £400 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 18
Average hourly rate £21.50 - £35.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 - £21.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 - £36.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £18.00 £27.55
% change year-on-year
-1.38% -34.66%
Migration
East Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
209 239 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 73.59% 78.62% 71.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 102 69
Average daily rate £346 £350 £307
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +14.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £125 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 40
Average hourly rate £27.00 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -3.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £7.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 16 September 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
Leicester +21 28 £350 -3.44%
Migration
East Midlands

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 22 (30.56%) Windows 7
5 17 (23.61%) PowerShell
5 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (18.06%) Wireless
8 12 (16.67%) Remedy
8 12 (16.67%) ITIL
8 12 (16.67%) LAN
9 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
9 11 (15.28%) Citrix
9 11 (15.28%) Cisco
9 11 (15.28%) WAN
9 11 (15.28%) XenApp
10 10 (13.89%) Project Management
10 10 (13.89%) MS Office
10 10 (13.89%) Finance
10 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
11 9 (12.50%) SQL
11 9 (12.50%) DNS
11 9 (12.50%) XenDesktop
12 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
12 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
12 8 (11.11%) VBScript
12 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
12 8 (11.11%) PKI
12 8 (11.11%) VMware

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 3 (4.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.39%) Site Server
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.39%) Lync
2 1 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.39%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (15.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.89%) MS Office
3 2 (2.78%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (18.06%) Wireless
2 12 (16.67%) LAN
3 11 (15.28%) WAN
4 9 (12.50%) DNS
5 8 (11.11%) TCP/IP
6 6 (8.33%) LDAP
6 6 (8.33%) Kerberos
6 6 (8.33%) IPsec
7 4 (5.56%) Internet
8 3 (4.17%) Firewall
9 2 (2.78%) DHCP
10 1 (1.39%) FTP
10 1 (1.39%) WLAN
10 1 (1.39%) VPN
10 1 (1.39%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (1.39%) VLAN
10 1 (1.39%) Network Security
10 1 (1.39%) PABX
10 1 (1.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.39%) Data Mining
General
1 10 (13.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.78%) Local Government
3 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (23.61%) Analyst
2 7 (9.72%) Active Directory Specialist
3 6 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 6 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 5 (6.94%) Developer
4 5 (6.94%) Support Analyst
4 5 (6.94%) Migration Project Manager
5 4 (5.56%) IT Support
5 4 (5.56%) Desktop Technician
5 4 (5.56%) Coordinator
5 4 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (5.56%) Data Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Project Coordinator
6 3 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 3 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.17%) Support Specialist
6 3 (4.17%) Technical Leader
6 3 (4.17%) Deployment Team Leader
7 2 (2.78%) AIX Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.78%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.39%) .NET
2 1 (1.39%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) PKI
2 6 (8.33%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.33%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.56%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.78%) GIS
4 2 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.78%) NLPG
4 2 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.39%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 35 (48.61%) Windows
2 22 (30.56%) Windows 7
3 17 (23.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (5.56%) Windows XP
6 4 (5.56%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.78%) AIX
7 2 (2.78%) Linux
8 1 (1.39%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.67%) ITIL
2 10 (13.89%) Project Management
2 10 (13.89%) Incident Management
3 8 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 8 (11.11%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.33%) Network Management
5 5 (6.94%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.56%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.17%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (4.17%) ERP
7 3 (4.17%) ETL
7 3 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (4.17%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.78%) Data Mapping
8 2 (2.78%) Data Governance
8 2 (2.78%) Logistics
8 2 (2.78%) SAP Implementation
8 2 (2.78%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (23.61%) PowerShell
2 9 (12.50%) SQL
3 8 (11.11%) VBScript
4 2 (2.78%) VB
5 1 (1.39%) VBA
5 1 (1.39%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.33%) CCNA
2 6 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.94%) MCSE
3 5 (6.94%) CCNP
3 5 (6.94%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
5 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.39%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.28%) XenApp
3 9 (12.50%) XenDesktop
4 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.39%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (9.72%) SCCM
2 2 (2.78%) Control-M
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli
3 1 (1.39%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 27 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.67%) Remedy
3 11 (15.28%) Citrix
3 11 (15.28%) Cisco
4 8 (11.11%) VMware
5 3 (4.17%) SAP
6 1 (1.39%) IBM
6 1 (1.39%) Oracle
6 1 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
6 1 (1.39%) Sage
6 1 (1.39%) CheckPoint