The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 31 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 35 35 20
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Contract jobs citing Migration 55 26 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 5.08% 4.40% 5.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.20% 5.76% 7.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 21 16
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£468 £400 £240
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.00% +66.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £520 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.35 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
Migration
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North East region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
887 451 267
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 81.98% 76.31% 71.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 577 281 134
Average daily rate £425 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.05% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £245 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 29 30
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -38.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.07 £13.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.60 £32.09 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.25
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -17.35%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

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

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the North East region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Tyne and Wear -10 39 £500 +17.37% 5
Durham +3 9 £375 +57.89%
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 43 (32.82%) Windows
2 29 (22.14%) Data Migration
3 27 (20.61%) Oracle
3 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
4 26 (19.85%) Security Cleared
5 21 (16.03%) ITIL
6 19 (14.50%) Finance
7 17 (12.98%) PRINCE2
7 17 (12.98%) DHCP
7 17 (12.98%) DNS
8 16 (12.21%) Change Control
8 16 (12.21%) Data Centre
9 13 (9.92%) Server Building
9 13 (9.92%) VME
9 13 (9.92%) SharePoint
9 13 (9.92%) SQL
10 12 (9.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 11 (8.40%) ISEB
11 11 (8.40%) Validation
11 11 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (8.40%) UNIX
11 11 (8.40%) Integration Testing
12 10 (7.63%) Windows 7
12 10 (7.63%) Linux
12 10 (7.63%) MCSE
12 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
13 9 (6.87%) Project Management
13 9 (6.87%) Active Directory
13 9 (6.87%) Java

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 13 (9.92%) SharePoint
2 6 (4.58%) Tuxedo
3 5 (3.82%) WebSphere
3 5 (3.82%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (3.82%) JBoss
4 4 (3.05%) Lync
5 3 (2.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (2.29%) Apache
6 2 (1.53%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.53%) SAS
6 2 (1.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.53%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.53%) Node.js
6 2 (1.53%) Jetty
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle 10gAS
7 1 (0.76%) LiveLink
7 1 (0.76%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 6 (4.58%) MS Office
2 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.29%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.82%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (2.29%) SAP HR
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (1.53%) Oracle Utilities
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.76%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.76%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.76%) Google Apps
1 1 (0.76%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.98%) DHCP
1 17 (12.98%) DNS
2 5 (3.82%) SSL
2 5 (3.82%) VPN
3 4 (3.05%) Skype
3 4 (3.05%) HTTP
4 3 (2.29%) IPv6
5 2 (1.53%) SNMP
5 2 (1.53%) ADSL
5 2 (1.53%) PSTN
5 2 (1.53%) Firewall
5 2 (1.53%) LLU
6 1 (0.76%) Multicast
6 1 (0.76%) Spanning Tree
6 1 (0.76%) MPLS
6 1 (0.76%) OSPF
6 1 (0.76%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.11%) Oracle Database
2 6 (4.58%) OLTP
3 4 (3.05%) Oracle Database 10g
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (3.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.05%) IDMS
4 3 (2.29%) MongoDB
4 3 (2.29%) Apache Cassandra
4 3 (2.29%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.29%) Oracle Database 12c
4 3 (2.29%) SQL Server
5 2 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.76%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 1 (0.76%) QlikView
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.76%) SQLPlus
6 1 (0.76%) dBASE
Development Applications
1 2 (1.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.53%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.76%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.76%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.76%) Toad
2 1 (0.76%) Subversion
General
1 19 (14.50%) Finance
2 5 (3.82%) Billing
3 3 (2.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.76%) General Ledger
4 1 (0.76%) Automotive
4 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 36 (27.48%) Analyst
2 18 (13.74%) Architect
3 13 (9.92%) Wintel Engineer
4 12 (9.16%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.40%) Integration Manager
6 10 (7.63%) Business Analyst
7 9 (6.87%) Developer
8 8 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (6.11%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.34%) Build Engineer
9 7 (5.34%) COBOL Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) Service Analyst
10 6 (4.58%) Service Desk Analyst
11 5 (3.82%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.82%) Data Manager
12 4 (3.05%) Support Engineer
12 4 (3.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 4 (3.05%) Technical Architect
12 4 (3.05%) Applications Architect
13 3 (2.29%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.11%) XML
2 6 (4.58%) HTML
2 6 (4.58%) SOAP
2 6 (4.58%) JSON
3 5 (3.82%) Web Services
3 5 (3.82%) Middleware
4 4 (3.05%) REST
4 4 (3.05%) CSS
4 4 (3.05%) SAML
5 3 (2.29%) XSLT
6 2 (1.53%) WSDL
6 2 (1.53%) Django
6 2 (1.53%) Apache CXF
6 2 (1.53%) XSD
6 2 (1.53%) Struts
6 2 (1.53%) Sass
7 1 (0.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.76%) Itk
7 1 (0.76%) .NET
7 1 (0.76%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (12.21%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.82%) Mainframe
3 4 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
3 4 (3.05%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.29%) GIS
4 3 (2.29%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.53%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.53%) DataPower
6 1 (0.76%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.76%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.76%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.76%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.76%) PKI
6 1 (0.76%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.76%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.76%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.76%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 43 (32.82%) Windows
2 13 (9.92%) VME
3 11 (8.40%) UNIX
4 10 (7.63%) Windows 7
4 10 (7.63%) Linux
5 6 (4.58%) Solaris
6 2 (1.53%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.53%) Android
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.14%) Data Migration
2 21 (16.03%) ITIL
3 17 (12.98%) PRINCE2
4 16 (12.21%) Change Control
5 13 (9.92%) Server Building
6 11 (8.40%) Integration Testing
6 11 (8.40%) Validation
6 11 (8.40%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (7.63%) Service Delivery
8 9 (6.87%) Project Management
9 7 (5.34%) Data Management
9 7 (5.34%) Supplier Management
10 6 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.58%) PRINCE
10 6 (4.58%) ERP
10 6 (4.58%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.58%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (3.82%) Technical Architecture
11 5 (3.82%) Microservices
11 5 (3.82%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.92%) SQL
2 9 (6.87%) Java
3 8 (6.11%) COBOL
4 3 (2.29%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.53%) Groovy
5 2 (1.53%) Perl
5 2 (1.53%) PHP
5 2 (1.53%) C
6 1 (0.76%) C#
6 1 (0.76%) C++
6 1 (0.76%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.76%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (19.85%) Security Cleared
2 11 (8.40%) ISEB
3 10 (7.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (7.63%) MCSE
4 9 (6.87%) SC Cleared
5 5 (3.82%) APMP
6 3 (2.29%) DV Cleared
6 3 (2.29%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.29%) Degree
7 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.76%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.53%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
2 1 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (6.87%) Active Directory
2 5 (3.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.76%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (9.16%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (0.76%) SCOM
2 1 (0.76%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.76%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 27 (20.61%) Microsoft
1 27 (20.61%) Oracle
2 5 (3.82%) VMware
3 4 (3.05%) Cisco
3 4 (3.05%) SAP
4 2 (1.53%) Symbian
4 2 (1.53%) Apple
4 2 (1.53%) BT
5 1 (0.76%) OpenText
5 1 (0.76%) ICL
5 1 (0.76%) Google
5 1 (0.76%) Tableau
5 1 (0.76%) Micro Focus
5 1 (0.76%) HP
5 1 (0.76%) EMC
5 1 (0.76%) Siemens