The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 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 Leicestershire 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 17 32 9
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -23
Contract jobs citing Migration 28 6 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.27% 2.42% 11.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.05% 3.21% 15.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 7
Average daily rate
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£363 £363 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £300 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £443 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 4
Average hourly rate £20.00 £12.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -66.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -31.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
186 187 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 61.59% 75.40% 72.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 91 60
Average daily rate £350 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 11 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £22.00 £39.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% -43.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £9.55 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £37.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Migration
East Midlands

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 24 July 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 24 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
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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 +13 20 £400 +33.33%
Lutterworth - - - -
Hinckley - - - -
Migration
East Midlands

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 30 (44.12%) Windows
2 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.47%) Windows 7
4 15 (22.06%) SQL
5 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
6 12 (17.65%) ITIL
6 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (16.18%) Wireless
7 11 (16.18%) MS Office
8 10 (14.71%) Citrix
8 10 (14.71%) VMware
9 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
9 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (13.24%) SCCM
10 8 (11.76%) Data Migration
10 8 (11.76%) Remedy
10 8 (11.76%) Project Management
10 8 (11.76%) LAN
10 8 (11.76%) Cisco
10 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
11 7 (10.29%) WAN
11 7 (10.29%) Oracle
12 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
12 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
12 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
12 6 (8.82%) XML
12 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
12 6 (8.82%) HTTP
12 6 (8.82%) HTTPS

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 2 (2.94%) Lync
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (1.47%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.47%) Site Server
2 1 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.47%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (16.18%) MS Office
2 8 (11.76%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (5.88%) MS Visio
5 2 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (8.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (16.18%) Wireless
2 8 (11.76%) LAN
3 7 (10.29%) WAN
4 6 (8.82%) HTTP
4 6 (8.82%) HTTPS
5 4 (5.88%) DNS
6 3 (4.41%) Firewall
6 3 (4.41%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.41%) DHCP
7 2 (2.94%) FTP
8 1 (1.47%) PABX
8 1 (1.47%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (1.47%) Network Security
8 1 (1.47%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.47%) VPN
8 1 (1.47%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.82%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle BI EE
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle ODI
1 6 (8.82%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle OLAP
2 5 (7.35%) Star Schema
2 5 (7.35%) OLAP
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.47%) Data Mining
5 1 (1.47%) MS Access
5 1 (1.47%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.41%) Finance
1 3 (4.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.94%) Local Government
2 2 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (25.00%) Analyst
2 12 (17.65%) Developer
3 6 (8.82%) Deployment Engineer
3 6 (8.82%) OBIEE Developer
4 5 (7.35%) Data Analyst
4 5 (7.35%) Network Engineer
4 5 (7.35%) Support Analyst
5 4 (5.88%) Project Manager
5 4 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 4 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 4 (5.88%) Migration Engineer
5 4 (5.88%) IT Support
5 4 (5.88%) Deployment Team Leader
6 3 (4.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (4.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Server Engineer
6 3 (4.41%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Migration Project Manager
6 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.82%) XML
2 1 (1.47%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.47%) ADO
2 1 (1.47%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.35%) Data Integration
1 5 (7.35%) Fat Client
1 5 (7.35%) Thin Client
2 2 (2.94%) Smartphone
2 2 (2.94%) NLPG
2 2 (2.94%) GIS
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
2 2 (2.94%) Data Conversion
3 1 (1.47%) FMCG
3 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 30 (44.12%) Windows
2 18 (26.47%) Windows 7
3 12 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (13.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (8.82%) Windows XP
6 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
7 4 (5.88%) Windows 2000
8 3 (4.41%) Linux
9 2 (2.94%) AIX
9 2 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (1.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.65%) ITIL
2 9 (13.24%) Data Analysis
2 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (11.76%) Data Migration
3 8 (11.76%) Project Management
4 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2
4 6 (8.82%) Data Modelling
4 6 (8.82%) ITSM
4 6 (8.82%) Analytics
5 5 (7.35%) Network Management
5 5 (7.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (4.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (4.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
7 2 (2.94%) CRM
7 2 (2.94%) Project Planning
7 2 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (2.94%) Logistics
7 2 (2.94%) Change Management
7 2 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) SQL
2 5 (7.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.94%) VBScript
3 2 (2.94%) VB
4 1 (1.47%) PHP
4 1 (1.47%) VBA
4 1 (1.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.35%) CCNA
1 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (7.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (5.88%) CCNP
2 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.94%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.88%) ISO 9001
1 4 (5.88%) TickIT
2 2 (2.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 13 (19.12%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.82%) XenApp
3 4 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (13.24%) SCCM
2 1 (1.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 20 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (14.71%) Citrix
2 10 (14.71%) VMware
3 8 (11.76%) Remedy
3 8 (11.76%) Cisco
4 7 (10.29%) Oracle
5 2 (2.94%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) MobileIron
6 1 (1.47%) RightFax
6 1 (1.47%) IronPort
6 1 (1.47%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.47%) HP
6 1 (1.47%) Symantec
6 1 (1.47%) Sage