The first table below looks at the demand for Data Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 28 July 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 North West 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Data Migration
Rank 63 59 104
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +45
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 74 74 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.45% 2.75% 1.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.53% 3.87% 1.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 27 27
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£406 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.06% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £244 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £460 £411
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £55.00 - £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £31.40 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+23.40% -19.48%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2096 1910 2114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 69.50% 70.92% 65.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1128 950 1120
Average daily rate £375 £338 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £456 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 90 112
Average hourly rate £27.50 £22.00 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -1.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
Data Migration
England

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Data Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Migration across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Data Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Data Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Manchester +1 34 £350 - 10
Lancashire +5 23 £575 +64.28% 1
Cheshire -4 10 £460 +60.00% 4
Data Migration
England

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Data 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 Data Migration.

1 146 (100.00%) Migration
2 45 (30.82%) Finance
3 43 (29.45%) SQL Server
4 42 (28.77%) SQL
5 33 (22.60%) Oracle
5 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
6 32 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
7 31 (21.23%) ETL
8 30 (20.55%) Data Cleansing
9 25 (17.12%) MS Excel
9 25 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 20 (13.70%) Data Modelling
10 20 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
11 19 (13.01%) Validation
12 17 (11.64%) Data Analysis
12 17 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
12 17 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
13 16 (10.96%) Data Mapping
14 15 (10.27%) SAP
15 14 (9.59%) PL/SQL
15 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
16 13 (8.90%) Data Extraction
16 13 (8.90%) Service Delivery
16 13 (8.90%) Relational Database
17 12 (8.22%) Project Management
17 12 (8.22%) Banking
18 11 (7.53%) Data Management
18 11 (7.53%) Oracle EBS
18 11 (7.53%) CRM
19 10 (6.85%) MS Access

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Data 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 Data Migration. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (5.48%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.68%) Site Server
3 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
3 1 (0.68%) ArcSDE
3 1 (0.68%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 25 (17.12%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.05%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (2.05%) MS Project
3 1 (0.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (7.53%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle EBS R12
2 9 (6.16%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle Receivables
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (4.11%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (1.37%) SAP CRM
5 2 (1.37%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.68%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.68%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.68%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.42%) DHCP
1 5 (3.42%) DNS
2 3 (2.05%) Firewall
3 2 (1.37%) LAN
3 2 (1.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.68%) WAN
4 1 (0.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.68%) VPN
4 1 (0.68%) VLAN
4 1 (0.68%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (29.45%) SQL Server
2 32 (21.92%) Data Warehouse
3 25 (17.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 20 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (8.90%) Relational Database
6 10 (6.85%) Oracle Database
6 10 (6.85%) MS Access
7 8 (5.48%) RDBMS
8 7 (4.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (4.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 4 (2.74%) Big Data
10 4 (2.74%) Oracle Reports
11 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.37%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.37%) Siebel EIM
11 2 (1.37%) Oracle ODI
11 2 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.68%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 8 (5.48%) Toad
2 6 (4.11%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.37%) LSMW
General
1 45 (30.82%) Finance
2 12 (8.22%) Banking
3 7 (4.79%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.11%) General Ledger
5 4 (2.74%) Marketing
6 3 (2.05%) Retail
7 2 (1.37%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.37%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Automotive
8 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (19.86%) Analyst
2 26 (17.81%) Consultant
3 24 (16.44%) Developer
4 19 (13.01%) Project Manager
5 18 (12.33%) Data Manager
6 17 (11.64%) Data Analyst
7 15 (10.27%) Data Migration Manager
8 12 (8.22%) Architect
9 9 (6.16%) Migration Consultant
9 9 (6.16%) Data Consultant
10 8 (5.48%) Business Analyst
11 7 (4.79%) Data Architect
11 7 (4.79%) Data Migration Consultant
12 6 (4.11%) SAP Consultant
12 6 (4.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
13 5 (3.42%) CRM Consultant
13 5 (3.42%) Migration Engineer
14 4 (2.74%) Senior Manager
14 4 (2.74%) SQL Developer
14 4 (2.74%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.42%) .NET
2 3 (2.05%) Middleware
3 2 (1.37%) Web Services
3 2 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.68%) JSF
4 1 (0.68%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.90%) Data Extraction
2 2 (1.37%) NHS
2 2 (1.37%) Thin Client
2 2 (1.37%) Fat Client
3 1 (0.68%) RMADS
3 1 (0.68%) Data Conversion
3 1 (0.68%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.68%) GIS
3 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.68%) CESG
3 1 (0.68%) Statistics
3 1 (0.68%) Smart Meter
3 1 (0.68%) Visualisation
3 1 (0.68%) EqualLogic
3 1 (0.68%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.11%) Windows
2 4 (2.74%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.37%) UNIX
4 2 (1.37%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.68%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (100.00%) Migration
2 31 (21.23%) ETL
3 30 (20.55%) Data Cleansing
4 20 (13.70%) Data Modelling
5 19 (13.01%) Validation
6 17 (11.64%) Data Analysis
6 17 (11.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 17 (11.64%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (10.96%) Data Mapping
8 13 (8.90%) Service Delivery
9 12 (8.22%) Project Management
10 11 (7.53%) CRM
10 11 (7.53%) Data Management
11 8 (5.48%) Data Architecture
11 8 (5.48%) Metadata Management
12 7 (4.79%) Data Governance
12 7 (4.79%) ITIL
13 5 (3.42%) PRINCE2
13 5 (3.42%) E-Commerce
13 5 (3.42%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (28.77%) SQL
2 14 (9.59%) PL/SQL
3 10 (6.85%) T-SQL
4 8 (5.48%) VBA
5 2 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.37%) C#
5 2 (1.37%) Delphi
6 1 (0.68%) Java
6 1 (0.68%) PHP
6 1 (0.68%) X++
Qualifications
1 14 (9.59%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.85%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.11%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (4.11%) Degree
4 2 (1.37%) ISEB
4 2 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.68%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.37%) QA
1 2 (1.37%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (3.42%) vSphere
2 2 (1.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.68%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.74%) PureDisk
2 3 (2.05%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.68%) Oracle EDQ
Vendors
1 33 (22.60%) Oracle
1 33 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 15 (10.27%) SAP
3 6 (4.11%) Sage
3 6 (4.11%) Talend
4 4 (2.74%) VocaLink
4 4 (2.74%) Tableau
4 4 (2.74%) Ab Initio
5 3 (2.05%) HP
6 2 (1.37%) Siebel
6 2 (1.37%) Sybase
6 2 (1.37%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.37%) VMware
6 2 (1.37%) Citrix
6 2 (1.37%) Informatica
6 2 (1.37%) Northgate
7 1 (0.68%) Zend
7 1 (0.68%) NetApp
7 1 (0.68%) Teradata
7 1 (0.68%) Symantec
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Opal Tree Solutions
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Cheshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 13 days ago