The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 12 21 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Contract jobs citing Migration 147 80 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 8.89% 6.24% 4.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.96% 8.57% 6.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 38 15
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.64 £26.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+59.82% -41.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £14.14 £24.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £19.53 £29.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+14.06% -34.02%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1229 934 694
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.35% 72.80% 71.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 660 483 336
Average daily rate £380 £360 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 34 38
Average hourly rate £18.00 £16.75 £22.81
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.46% -26.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.65 £10.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £33.00 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+9.81% -14.06%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in Manchester

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015. 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
Salford 0 1 £425 +30.76%
Stockport -1 1 £193 - 1
Altrincham - - - -
Oldham - - - -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 69 (26.54%) Microsoft
2 64 (24.62%) Windows
3 59 (22.69%) Data Migration
4 58 (22.31%) Citrix
5 51 (19.62%) Finance
6 45 (17.31%) VMware
7 43 (16.54%) Oracle
8 42 (16.15%) SQL Server
9 40 (15.38%) WAN
10 37 (14.23%) Active Directory
11 35 (13.46%) Cisco
12 32 (12.31%) UNIX
12 32 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
13 31 (11.92%) SQL
13 31 (11.92%) SAN
14 30 (11.54%) Firewall
15 29 (11.15%) Project Management
16 26 (10.00%) MS Excel
16 26 (10.00%) Change Control
17 24 (9.23%) CheckPoint
17 24 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
18 23 (8.85%) NAS
19 22 (8.46%) Replication
19 22 (8.46%) HP
20 21 (8.08%) EMC
20 21 (8.08%) Cisco ASA
20 21 (8.08%) Windows 7
20 21 (8.08%) Fibre Channel
21 20 (7.69%) Hyper-V
21 20 (7.69%) Nortel

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (6.15%) IIS
2 15 (5.77%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.00%) IBM Notes
4 12 (4.62%) MS Exchange
5 11 (4.23%) SAS
6 5 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.15%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (0.77%) Apache Pig
9 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.38%) Oracle Self-Service HR
10 1 (0.38%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.38%) Apache
10 1 (0.38%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 26 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.92%) MS Project
2 5 (1.92%) MS Office
2 5 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.77%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.15%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (1.15%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (0.77%) Hyperion Planning
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.77%) Oracle HRMS
3 2 (0.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.38%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.38%) Summit
4 1 (0.38%) Temenos T24
4 1 (0.38%) ResourceLink
4 1 (0.38%) Finacle
4 1 (0.38%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.62%) Office 365
2 6 (2.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.38%) Amazon EMR
3 1 (0.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (0.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 40 (15.38%) WAN
2 31 (11.92%) SAN
3 30 (11.54%) Firewall
4 23 (8.85%) NAS
5 21 (8.08%) Fibre Channel
5 21 (8.08%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (7.69%) MPLS
7 16 (6.15%) Wireless
8 15 (5.77%) Internet
9 14 (5.38%) iSCSI
9 14 (5.38%) DMZ
9 14 (5.38%) VPLS
9 14 (5.38%) OSPF
9 14 (5.38%) BGP
9 14 (5.38%) EIGRP
9 14 (5.38%) LAN
10 11 (4.23%) Network Security
11 7 (2.69%) Spanning Tree
11 7 (2.69%) SSL
12 6 (2.31%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (16.15%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.15%) Oracle Database
3 15 (5.77%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (3.85%) Base SAS
5 9 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 6 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 6 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (2.31%) DB2
8 4 (1.54%) SAP BW
8 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (1.15%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.15%) Relational Database
9 3 (1.15%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.77%) Big Data
10 2 (0.77%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.77%) PerformancePoint
11 1 (0.38%) QlikView
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (1.15%) Fiddler
1 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.77%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.77%) Toad
3 1 (0.38%) MSI
3 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.38%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.38%) Subversion
3 1 (0.38%) Maven
3 1 (0.38%) JIRA
3 1 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 51 (19.62%) Finance
2 15 (5.77%) Local Government
3 14 (5.38%) Banking
4 11 (4.23%) Retail
5 8 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.54%) Billing
6 4 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.54%) Retail Banking
6 4 (1.54%) Publishing
7 3 (1.15%) Law
8 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.77%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (18.85%) Architect
2 44 (16.92%) Analyst
3 39 (15.00%) Project Manager
4 31 (11.92%) Developer
5 28 (10.77%) Consultant
6 22 (8.46%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (5.38%) Business Analyst
8 13 (5.00%) Data Architect
9 11 (4.23%) Data Analyst
9 11 (4.23%) Technical Analyst
10 9 (3.46%) IT Project Manager
10 9 (3.46%) SAS Developer
10 9 (3.46%) Data Centre Project Manager
11 8 (3.08%) Infrastructure Architect
11 8 (3.08%) SQL Developer
12 7 (2.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 7 (2.69%) Project Leader
12 7 (2.69%) Designer
12 7 (2.69%) Technical Project Leader
13 6 (2.31%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.46%) Application Packaging
2 5 (1.92%) XML
2 5 (1.92%) .NET
3 2 (0.77%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.77%) CSS
3 2 (0.77%) Middleware
3 2 (0.77%) HTML
3 2 (0.77%) .NET Framework
3 2 (0.77%) jQuery
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.38%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.38%) EDI
4 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.38%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.38%) Spring
4 1 (0.38%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 1 (0.38%) Web Services
4 1 (0.38%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 22 (8.46%) Replication
2 17 (6.54%) Clustering
3 14 (5.38%) Celerra
4 12 (4.62%) Mainframe
5 11 (4.23%) Life Science
6 10 (3.85%) IBM Mainframe
7 8 (3.08%) Data Extraction
7 8 (3.08%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.69%) PKI
9 6 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (1.92%) Streaming Media
10 5 (1.92%) NHS
11 4 (1.54%) Enterprise Storage
12 3 (1.15%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.15%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.38%) Management Information System
13 1 (0.38%) AS400
13 1 (0.38%) CLARiiON
13 1 (0.38%) SWIFT
13 1 (0.38%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 64 (24.62%) Windows
2 32 (12.31%) UNIX
3 21 (8.08%) Windows 7
4 16 (6.15%) Solaris
4 16 (6.15%) Windows XP
5 14 (5.38%) HPUX
5 14 (5.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (3.46%) Linux
9 4 (1.54%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.77%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.77%) VMS
10 2 (0.77%) AIX
11 1 (0.38%) OS/2
11 1 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (22.69%) Data Migration
2 29 (11.15%) Project Management
3 26 (10.00%) Change Control
4 24 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (7.31%) PRINCE2
6 16 (6.15%) Data Modelling
6 16 (6.15%) ITIL
7 15 (5.77%) Configuration Management
7 15 (5.77%) Data Analysis
8 14 (5.38%) Data Protection
8 14 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (5.38%) CRM
9 12 (4.62%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 11 (4.23%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (4.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 10 (3.85%) E-business
12 9 (3.46%) ETL
12 9 (3.46%) Validation
12 9 (3.46%) Capacity Planning
12 9 (3.46%) Data Cleansing
Programming Languages
1 31 (11.92%) SQL
2 10 (3.85%) VBA
3 8 (3.08%) PL/SQL
4 7 (2.69%) PowerShell
4 7 (2.69%) REXX
5 5 (1.92%) VBScript
5 5 (1.92%) C#
6 2 (0.77%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.77%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.38%) JCL
7 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.38%) PHP
7 1 (0.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (3.46%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (3.08%) MCSE
2 8 (3.08%) CISSP
3 7 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (2.69%) CISMP
3 7 (2.69%) CISM
3 7 (2.69%) CCENT
4 5 (1.92%) CCEE
4 5 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (1.54%) CCIE
5 4 (1.54%) CCNA
5 4 (1.54%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.15%) CCIA
6 3 (1.15%) CCEA
6 3 (1.15%) MCITP
6 3 (1.15%) Degree
6 3 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.77%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.62%) QA
2 10 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.77%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (14.23%) Active Directory
2 32 (12.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 18 (6.92%) Terminal Services
5 14 (5.38%) VMware ESX
5 14 (5.38%) XenApp
5 14 (5.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (2.31%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (1.92%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.54%) Xen
9 3 (1.15%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.77%) vSphere
10 2 (0.77%) UAG
10 2 (0.77%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.38%) Firmware
11 1 (0.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 1 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (4.62%) SCCM
2 7 (2.69%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.15%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.15%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 69 (26.54%) Microsoft
2 58 (22.31%) Citrix
3 45 (17.31%) VMware
4 43 (16.54%) Oracle
5 35 (13.46%) Cisco
6 24 (9.23%) CheckPoint
7 22 (8.46%) HP
8 21 (8.08%) EMC
9 20 (7.69%) Nortel
10 16 (6.15%) Veritas
11 14 (5.38%) SolarWinds
12 13 (5.00%) SAP
12 13 (5.00%) Lotus
13 11 (4.23%) IBM
14 9 (3.46%) Avaya
15 7 (2.69%) Clearswift
15 7 (2.69%) Kaspersky
16 5 (1.92%) BT
16 5 (1.92%) AppSense
17 4 (1.54%) Red Hat
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