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 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 13 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing Migration 144 68 65
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 9.35% 5.43% 6.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.32% 7.51% 8.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 33 34
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £244 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Average hourly rate - £55.00 £22.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +148.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.07 £20.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year
-9.65% +8.40%
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
1169 906 742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 75.91% 72.31% 72.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 700 489 398
Average daily rate £375 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 29 37
Average hourly rate £19.50 £25.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -9.83%

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 7 July 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
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 7 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Bolton - 1 £400 -
Migration
North West

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 90 (30.51%) Data Migration
2 76 (25.76%) Microsoft
3 72 (24.41%) Windows
4 68 (23.05%) Oracle
5 65 (22.03%) Data Centre
6 64 (21.69%) Citrix
7 62 (21.02%) Finance
8 57 (19.32%) VMware
9 49 (16.61%) SQL
10 44 (14.92%) Project Management
11 41 (13.90%) Active Directory
11 41 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 40 (13.56%) Windows 7
12 40 (13.56%) SCCM
13 37 (12.54%) WAN
14 36 (12.20%) ITIL
15 33 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
16 32 (10.85%) MS Excel
16 32 (10.85%) Cisco
17 31 (10.51%) PRINCE2
17 31 (10.51%) SQL Server
17 31 (10.51%) Oracle Database
18 28 (9.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
18 28 (9.49%) QA
19 27 (9.15%) IBM Notes
19 27 (9.15%) Lotus
19 27 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
20 26 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
21 25 (8.47%) EMC
21 25 (8.47%) Firewall

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 27 (9.15%) IBM Notes
2 17 (5.76%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.73%) SAS
4 8 (2.71%) MS Exchange
4 8 (2.71%) IIS
5 5 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.68%) Oracle Self-Service HR
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.34%) Lync
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.34%) Documentum
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.07%) MS Office
3 5 (1.69%) MS Project
3 5 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.68%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.34%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 15 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
1 15 (5.08%) Oracle EBS R12
2 7 (2.37%) Oracle Payroll
3 6 (2.03%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (1.02%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle HRMS
5 2 (0.68%) Hyperion Planning
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.34%) Summit
6 1 (0.34%) Agresso
6 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 1 (0.34%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.34%) Temenos T24
6 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.34%) Finacle
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.80%) Office 365
2 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.34%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.54%) WAN
2 25 (8.47%) Firewall
3 20 (6.78%) Cisco ASA
4 16 (5.42%) SAN
5 15 (5.08%) SSL
5 15 (5.08%) Network Security
6 10 (3.39%) NAS
7 8 (2.71%) Wireless
7 8 (2.71%) Internet
8 7 (2.37%) MPLS
8 7 (2.37%) OSPF
8 7 (2.37%) BGP
8 7 (2.37%) DMZ
8 7 (2.37%) EIGRP
8 7 (2.37%) DNS
8 7 (2.37%) LAN
8 7 (2.37%) VPLS
8 7 (2.37%) iSCSI
8 7 (2.37%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (1.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.51%) SQL Server
1 31 (10.51%) Oracle Database
2 26 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.39%) Base SAS
5 7 (2.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (2.03%) Oracle BI EE
6 6 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (1.02%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle OWB
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.68%) DB2
10 2 (0.68%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.68%) Oracle ODI
10 2 (0.68%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.34%) MS Access
11 1 (0.34%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) MSI
2 5 (1.69%) PeopleTools
3 3 (1.02%) Visual Studio
3 3 (1.02%) Rational Performance Tester
3 3 (1.02%) Rational Functional Tester
4 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.68%) Toad
4 2 (0.68%) Fiddler
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.34%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.34%) ClearQuest
5 1 (0.34%) Rational Robot
5 1 (0.34%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.34%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.34%) MorphX
5 1 (0.34%) JIRA
General
1 62 (21.02%) Finance
2 21 (7.12%) Local Government
3 13 (4.41%) Manufacturing
4 12 (4.07%) Banking
5 11 (3.73%) Retail
6 8 (2.71%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.36%) Billing
7 4 (1.36%) Legal
8 3 (1.02%) Law
9 2 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.68%) Advertising
9 2 (0.68%) Publishing
10 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 58 (19.66%) Analyst
2 48 (16.27%) Architect
3 46 (15.59%) Project Manager
4 36 (12.20%) Consultant
5 35 (11.86%) Developer
6 22 (7.46%) Solutions Architect
7 20 (6.78%) Technical Analyst
8 14 (4.75%) Business Analyst
9 12 (4.07%) Security Analyst
10 11 (3.73%) SQL Developer
10 11 (3.73%) Oracle Consultant
11 10 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (3.05%) Data Analyst
12 9 (3.05%) Infrastructure Architect
12 9 (3.05%) Data Architect
12 9 (3.05%) Test Analyst
12 9 (3.05%) SAS Developer
13 8 (2.71%) Data Centre Project Manager
13 8 (2.71%) IT Project Manager
14 7 (2.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.37%) Application Packaging
2 3 (1.02%) .NET
3 2 (0.68%) ASP.NET
3 2 (0.68%) CSS
3 2 (0.68%) XML
3 2 (0.68%) jQuery
3 2 (0.68%) HTML
4 1 (0.34%) Entity Framework
4 1 (0.34%) EDI
4 1 (0.34%) Middleware
4 1 (0.34%) TIBCO EMS
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.03%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.42%) Mainframe
3 14 (4.75%) PKI
4 12 (4.07%) Fat Client
4 12 (4.07%) Replication
4 12 (4.07%) Clustering
4 12 (4.07%) Thin Client
5 9 (3.05%) IBM Mainframe
5 9 (3.05%) Life Science
6 7 (2.37%) EMC VNX
6 7 (2.37%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.37%) Celerra
6 7 (2.37%) Data Extraction
7 4 (1.36%) Data Integration
7 4 (1.36%) Management Information System
7 4 (1.36%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.68%) Embedded Systems
8 2 (0.68%) Data Conversion
8 2 (0.68%) NHS
9 1 (0.34%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 72 (24.41%) Windows
2 40 (13.56%) Windows 7
3 23 (7.80%) UNIX
4 21 (7.12%) Windows XP
5 11 (3.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (3.39%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (3.05%) Windows 8
7 9 (3.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (3.05%) Solaris
8 6 (2.03%) Linux
9 4 (1.36%) HPUX
10 2 (0.68%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.68%) VMS
10 2 (0.68%) OS/2
11 1 (0.34%) AIX
11 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (30.51%) Data Migration
2 44 (14.92%) Project Management
3 36 (12.20%) ITIL
4 33 (11.19%) User Acceptance Testing
5 31 (10.51%) PRINCE2
6 27 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (8.14%) Capacity Planning
8 19 (6.44%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 16 (5.42%) CRM
9 16 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (4.75%) Configuration Management
10 14 (4.75%) Data Modelling
10 14 (4.75%) ETL
10 14 (4.75%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 14 (4.75%) Change Control
10 14 (4.75%) Kalman Filter
11 13 (4.41%) SIEM
11 13 (4.41%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (4.41%) Data Analysis
12 12 (4.07%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (16.61%) SQL
2 10 (3.39%) PL/SQL
3 7 (2.37%) REXX
3 7 (2.37%) T-SQL
4 6 (2.03%) VBA
5 4 (1.36%) PowerShell
5 4 (1.36%) VBScript
6 3 (1.02%) PeopleCode
6 3 (1.02%) C#
7 2 (0.68%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.34%) X++
8 1 (0.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (5.76%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.08%) SC Cleared
2 15 (5.08%) ITIL Certification
3 13 (4.41%) CISSP
3 13 (4.41%) CISMP
4 12 (4.07%) CISM
5 10 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (3.05%) CCENT
7 6 (2.03%) Degree
7 6 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.69%) MCSE
8 5 (1.69%) MCSA
9 4 (1.36%) CCIE
9 4 (1.36%) ISEB
9 4 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (1.36%) CCEE
10 3 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (1.02%) CCNA
10 3 (1.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.02%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 28 (9.49%) QA
2 2 (0.68%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.34%) GAAP
3 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (13.90%) Active Directory
1 41 (13.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (8.47%) Hyper-V
3 23 (7.80%) Microsoft App-V
4 16 (5.42%) Xen
5 11 (3.73%) XenApp
5 11 (3.73%) BitLocker
6 9 (3.05%) Terminal Services
7 7 (2.37%) VMware ESX
7 7 (2.37%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (1.36%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.02%) vSphere
10 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.68%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.68%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.34%) NFS
11 1 (0.34%) Firmware
11 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (13.56%) SCCM
2 3 (1.02%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.68%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.34%) OpenView
4 1 (0.34%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 76 (25.76%) Microsoft
2 68 (23.05%) Oracle
3 64 (21.69%) Citrix
4 57 (19.32%) VMware
5 32 (10.85%) Cisco
6 27 (9.15%) Lotus
7 25 (8.47%) EMC
8 23 (7.80%) SAP
9 22 (7.46%) CheckPoint
10 15 (5.08%) AppSense
11 14 (4.75%) IBM
11 14 (4.75%) Clearswift
11 14 (4.75%) Wyse
12 13 (4.41%) Kaspersky
13 9 (3.05%) HP
14 8 (2.71%) Hyperion
15 7 (2.37%) Nortel
15 7 (2.37%) SolarWinds
16 6 (2.03%) PeopleSoft
17 5 (1.69%) Veritas
Manchester, Lancashire
Reed Technology
Rate: £220 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £470 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £220 - £300 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £320 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £425 - £525 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £500 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 27 days ago