The first table below looks at the demand for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 18 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 Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 5 5 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 26 22 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.68% 10.95% 5.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 17.81% 16.67% 10.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 11 7
Average daily rate £400 £500 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £14.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
146 132 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the Midlands 71.22% 65.67% 53.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 65 69
Average daily rate £375 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £650 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 5
Average hourly rate £17.00 £32.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.87% +52.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Migration
England

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 32 (78.05%) Data Migration
2 22 (53.66%) SAP
3 11 (26.83%) SAP Implementation
4 10 (24.39%) QA
5 7 (17.07%) Oracle
6 6 (14.63%) Validation
6 6 (14.63%) Data Cleansing
6 6 (14.63%) Data Validation
6 6 (14.63%) Data Extraction
6 6 (14.63%) Data Mapping
6 6 (14.63%) LSMW
7 5 (12.20%) Data Management
7 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
7 5 (12.20%) Project Management
7 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
7 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (12.20%) ETL
7 5 (12.20%) IBM
7 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
7 5 (12.20%) Master Data Management
7 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
8 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
8 4 (9.76%) SAP MDM
9 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (7.32%) Back Office
9 3 (7.32%) Finance
9 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
10 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
10 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (4.88%) Change Management

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Midlands 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 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.44%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SAP MDM
2 2 (4.88%) Oracle Financials
2 2 (4.88%) SAP SD
2 2 (4.88%) SAP MM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.20%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) LSMW
General
1 3 (7.32%) Back Office
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) SAP Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Architect
2 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
2 5 (12.20%) Data Architect
3 4 (9.76%) Head of Data Management
3 4 (9.76%) Consultant
4 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Modeller
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Senior Data Architect
5 2 (4.88%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Developer
5 2 (4.88%) Implementation Project Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Systems Manager
5 2 (4.88%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (4.88%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (4.88%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.88%) Data Modeller
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
1 2 (4.88%) Windows
1 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (78.05%) Data Migration
2 11 (26.83%) SAP Implementation
3 6 (14.63%) Validation
3 6 (14.63%) Data Cleansing
3 6 (14.63%) Data Validation
3 6 (14.63%) Data Mapping
4 5 (12.20%) Data Management
4 5 (12.20%) Data Analysis
4 5 (12.20%) Project Management
4 5 (12.20%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.20%) ETL
4 5 (12.20%) Data Architecture
4 5 (12.20%) Master Data Management
5 4 (9.76%) Data Governance
6 3 (7.32%) Waterfall
7 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.88%) Change Management
7 2 (4.88%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (2.44%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) X++
1 1 (2.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.44%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (24.39%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (53.66%) SAP
2 7 (17.07%) Oracle
3 5 (12.20%) IBM
4 1 (2.44%) Primavera
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) HP