The first table below looks at the demand for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 17 April 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 Liverpool 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 19 7 14
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Migration 4 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.96% 14.57% 5.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 19.47% 8.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 16 8
Average daily rate £260 £408 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.19% +35.83%
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.25 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-25.84% -4.30%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
89 113 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 65.93% 74.83% 71.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 65 79
Average daily rate £413 £354 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.52% +8.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £95.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Migration
Merseyside

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 7 (30.43%) Windows
3 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
3 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
4 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (21.74%) XenApp
4 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
4 5 (21.74%) Oracle
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
4 5 (21.74%) VMware
5 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
5 4 (17.39%) NetApp
5 4 (17.39%) Symantec
5 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
5 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
6 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) SAP
6 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
7 2 (8.70%) Middleware
7 2 (8.70%) SAP WM
7 2 (8.70%) SAP SD
7 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
7 2 (8.70%) Finance
7 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
1 6 (26.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) SAP SD
1 2 (8.70%) SAP WM
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Payables
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Cash Management
1 2 (8.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) DHCP
1 1 (4.35%) DNS
1 1 (4.35%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) Data Mining
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) QuickTest Pro
2 1 (4.35%) MSI
2 1 (4.35%) LSMW
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (21.74%) Analyst
1 5 (21.74%) Consultant
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) SAP Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Information Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Officer
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
3 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Functional Consultant
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Java Developer
3 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) Middleware
1 2 (8.70%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (4.35%) Spring
2 1 (4.35%) Spring MVC
2 1 (4.35%) Zend Framework
2 1 (4.35%) Spring Security
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle ADF
2 1 (4.35%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Data Extraction
1 1 (4.35%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (30.43%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.70%) UNIX
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) Data Migration
2 3 (13.04%) Test Scripting
3 2 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (8.70%) Document Management
3 2 (8.70%) Validation
3 2 (8.70%) Scrum
3 2 (8.70%) ERP
3 2 (8.70%) Data Mapping
3 2 (8.70%) Cash Management
3 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Data Reconciliation
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Database Security
4 1 (4.35%) Database Tuning
4 1 (4.35%) DNA
4 1 (4.35%) SOA
4 1 (4.35%) DSDM
4 1 (4.35%) CRM
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (47.83%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) Shell Script
3 2 (8.70%) PL/SQL
3 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Java
4 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) PHP
4 1 (4.35%) C
4 1 (4.35%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
1 5 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (21.74%) XenApp
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.70%) SCCM
3 1 (4.35%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Oracle
1 5 (21.74%) Citrix
1 5 (21.74%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) NetApp
2 4 (17.39%) Symantec
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) SAP
4 2 (8.70%) HP
5 1 (4.35%) Cisco
5 1 (4.35%) Zend
5 1 (4.35%) WSO2