The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 13 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Contract jobs citing Migration 336 389 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 9.49% 8.79% 6.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.45% 10.72% 8.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 221 114
Median daily rate £400 £400 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £235 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £358
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 19 9
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.64 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.06% +27.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.69 £12.35 £13.66
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.24 £51.13 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -23.52%
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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2934 3629 2421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.83% 82.01% 75.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 1876 2274 1388
Median daily rate £400 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 140 113
Median hourly rate £24.50 £37.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.78% +23.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £61.19 £56.97 £78.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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 Migration across the North West region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

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 Migration across the North West region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester 0 193 £410 +2.50% 15
Cheshire +2 76 £350 -22.22%
Merseyside -2 23 £350 +75.00% 4
Lancashire +1 15 £325 -27.77% 2
Cumbria -7 1 - - 2
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Migration.

1 185 (26.73%) Data Centre
2 181 (26.16%) Data Migration
3 161 (23.27%) Security Cleared
4 138 (19.94%) SC Cleared
5 136 (19.65%) Oracle
6 119 (17.20%) Finance
7 112 (16.18%) Windows
8 111 (16.04%) SQL
9 84 (12.14%) Active Directory
10 70 (10.12%) Project Management
11 68 (9.83%) AIX
12 65 (9.39%) Microsoft
13 60 (8.67%) Citrix
14 59 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
15 55 (7.95%) VMware
15 55 (7.95%) SQL Server
15 55 (7.95%) PL/SQL
16 51 (7.37%) Linux
17 50 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
18 47 (6.79%) Unix
19 46 (6.65%) ETL
20 42 (6.07%) Solaris
21 41 (5.92%) Cisco
22 40 (5.78%) Oracle Reports
23 39 (5.64%) Banking
24 38 (5.49%) Office 365
25 37 (5.35%) Windows Server
26 36 (5.20%) HPUX
27 34 (4.91%) SharePoint
27 34 (4.91%) SAP

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 34 (4.91%) SharePoint
2 18 (2.60%) MS Exchange
3 13 (1.88%) CMS
4 12 (1.73%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
5 8 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (1.01%) SAS
7 6 (0.87%) IIS
8 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (0.58%) IBM Notes
10 3 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
10 3 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.43%) Skype for Business
10 3 (0.43%) Tuxedo
11 2 (0.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (0.29%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.29%) OpenStack
11 2 (0.29%) WebSphere
Applications
1 25 (3.61%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.18%) MS Office
3 14 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.87%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.72%) MS Project
6 2 (0.29%) Mingle
7 1 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 32 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (4.48%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (2.89%) Oracle Payables
4 9 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (0.87%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (0.87%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.72%) Oracle iProcurement
7 4 (0.58%) Oracle General Ledger
7 4 (0.58%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 3 (0.43%) SAP HR
9 2 (0.29%) Maximo
9 2 (0.29%) SAP MM
9 2 (0.29%) SAP PP
9 2 (0.29%) SAP SD
9 2 (0.29%) Teamcenter
9 2 (0.29%) Visualfiles
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
10 1 (0.14%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 38 (5.49%) Office 365
2 25 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (3.61%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.31%) Amazon S3
4 5 (0.72%) IaaS
5 3 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.43%) SaaS
5 3 (0.43%) SoftLayer
6 2 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (4.62%) Firewall
2 29 (4.19%) DHCP
2 29 (4.19%) WAN
3 21 (3.03%) SAN
4 17 (2.46%) DNS
5 15 (2.17%) Network Security
6 11 (1.59%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (1.59%) LAN
6 11 (1.59%) SSL
7 10 (1.45%) VoIP
8 7 (1.01%) Internet
8 7 (1.01%) NetScaler
8 7 (1.01%) VPN
9 6 (0.87%) iSCSI
9 6 (0.87%) NAS
10 5 (0.72%) MPLS
10 5 (0.72%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.72%) WLAN
11 4 (0.58%) PBX
11 4 (0.58%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 55 (7.95%) SQL Server
2 40 (5.78%) Oracle Reports
3 26 (3.76%) Oracle Database
4 23 (3.32%) DB2
5 17 (2.46%) Oracle ODI
5 17 (2.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (2.31%) Oracle Database 11g
6 16 (2.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 12 (1.73%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.01%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.87%) Big Data
9 6 (0.87%) MongoDB
9 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (0.72%) Crystal Reports
10 5 (0.72%) GIS
10 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (0.72%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (0.58%) DataStage
11 4 (0.58%) MySQL
11 4 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (1.88%) JIRA
2 10 (1.45%) Oracle Forms
3 7 (1.01%) Vagrant
4 5 (0.72%) Gradle
5 4 (0.58%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.58%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (0.43%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.43%) Cucumber
6 3 (0.43%) Selenium
6 3 (0.43%) SpecFlow
6 3 (0.43%) StarTeam
6 3 (0.43%) TeamCity
6 3 (0.43%) TestComplete
7 2 (0.29%) JBehave
7 2 (0.29%) Maven
7 2 (0.29%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.29%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 119 (17.20%) Finance
2 39 (5.64%) Banking
3 22 (3.18%) Manufacturing
4 17 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.45%) Retail
6 8 (1.16%) Marketing
6 8 (1.16%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (0.72%) Legal
8 4 (0.58%) Billing
9 3 (0.43%) Electronics
10 2 (0.29%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.29%) Local Government
10 2 (0.29%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.14%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Law
11 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 99 (14.31%) Architect
2 92 (13.29%) Project Manager
3 86 (12.43%) Developer
4 82 (11.85%) Analyst
5 68 (9.83%) Consultant
6 52 (7.51%) Migration Manager
7 37 (5.35%) Data Migration Manager
7 37 (5.35%) Migration Project Manager
8 27 (3.90%) Data Analyst
8 27 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
8 27 (3.90%) Oracle Developer
9 26 (3.76%) Business Analyst
9 26 (3.76%) Data Centre Manager
9 26 (3.76%) Migration Architect
10 24 (3.47%) Data Migration Project Manager
11 21 (3.03%) Data Centre Project Manager
11 21 (3.03%) Data Manager
12 20 (2.89%) Data Architect
13 18 (2.60%) Designer
13 18 (2.60%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.90%) .NET
2 20 (2.89%) Middleware
3 7 (1.01%) HTML
4 6 (0.87%) J2EE
4 6 (0.87%) Web Services
5 5 (0.72%) ASP.NET
5 5 (0.72%) SOAP
5 5 (0.72%) XML
6 4 (0.58%) AngularJS
6 4 (0.58%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (0.58%) SAP Basis
7 3 (0.43%) CSS
7 3 (0.43%) EDI
7 3 (0.43%) jQuery
7 3 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
7 3 (0.43%) PostGIS
8 2 (0.29%) 802.1X
8 2 (0.29%) JMS
8 2 (0.29%) Leaflet
8 2 (0.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 185 (26.73%) Data Centre
2 32 (4.62%) Mainframe
3 16 (2.31%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (2.17%) PKI
5 14 (2.02%) Fat Client
5 14 (2.02%) Thin Client
6 13 (1.88%) Data Structures
7 7 (1.01%) Digital Media
7 7 (1.01%) EMC VNX
7 7 (1.01%) Management Information System
8 6 (0.87%) Clustering
8 6 (0.87%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (0.87%) Replication
9 5 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (0.72%) IVR
9 5 (0.72%) NHS
9 5 (0.72%) Taxonomies
9 5 (0.72%) User Experience
10 4 (0.58%) Credit Risk
10 4 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (16.18%) Windows
2 68 (9.83%) AIX
3 51 (7.37%) Linux
4 47 (6.79%) Unix
5 42 (6.07%) Solaris
6 37 (5.35%) Windows Server
7 36 (5.20%) HPUX
8 30 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (3.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (3.18%) Windows 10
9 22 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (2.75%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (2.02%) Windows 7
12 7 (1.01%) VME
13 6 (0.87%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.43%) OS/2
14 3 (0.43%) zOS
15 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 181 (26.16%) Data Migration
2 70 (10.12%) Project Management
3 59 (8.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 50 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (6.65%) ETL
6 30 (4.34%) ITIL
7 27 (3.90%) CRM
7 27 (3.90%) PRINCE2
8 25 (3.61%) ERP
9 24 (3.47%) Change Management
10 23 (3.32%) Test Scripting
11 22 (3.18%) Data Modelling
12 21 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (3.03%) Validation
13 19 (2.75%) Data Transformation
14 17 (2.46%) Analytics
15 16 (2.31%) Service Delivery
16 15 (2.17%) Data Analysis
16 15 (2.17%) E-Commerce
16 15 (2.17%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 111 (16.04%) SQL
2 55 (7.95%) PL/SQL
3 30 (4.34%) Java
4 23 (3.32%) T-SQL
5 16 (2.31%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.02%) C#
7 12 (1.73%) PowerShell
8 11 (1.59%) COBOL
9 10 (1.45%) C
10 7 (1.01%) PHP
11 6 (0.87%) VB
12 4 (0.58%) VBScript
13 3 (0.43%) Python
14 2 (0.29%) Apex Code
14 2 (0.29%) C++
14 2 (0.29%) JCL
14 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
15 1 (0.14%) SOQL
15 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.14%) X++
Qualifications
1 161 (23.27%) Security Cleared
2 138 (19.94%) SC Cleared
3 12 (1.73%) Degree
4 11 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (1.30%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (1.30%) CCNP
5 9 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (1.16%) PMI Certification
6 8 (1.16%) PMP
7 6 (0.87%) CISMP
8 5 (0.72%) CCENT
8 5 (0.72%) CESG Certified Professional
8 5 (0.72%) CISM
8 5 (0.72%) CISSP
8 5 (0.72%) CLAS
9 3 (0.43%) CCEA
9 3 (0.43%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (0.43%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.43%) ISEB
9 3 (0.43%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.46%) QA
2 11 (1.59%) Data Quality
3 9 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (1.30%) SLA
4 4 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 84 (12.14%) Active Directory
2 30 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (2.17%) XenApp
4 13 (1.88%) vSphere
5 10 (1.45%) VMware ESX
6 9 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (1.16%) Hyper-V
8 6 (0.87%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 6 (0.87%) PowerHA
9 4 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.43%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.14%) Firmware
12 1 (0.14%) NDS
12 1 (0.14%) NFS
12 1 (0.14%) Postfix
12 1 (0.14%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 19 (2.75%) SCCM
2 8 (1.16%) SmoothWall
3 7 (1.01%) Puppet
4 4 (0.58%) Data Guard
4 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.58%) SCOrch
5 3 (0.43%) EMC VPLEX
5 3 (0.43%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.43%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (0.43%) WSUS
6 2 (0.29%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.29%) SCOM
6 2 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (0.29%) vMotion
7 1 (0.14%) Ansible
7 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 136 (19.65%) Oracle
2 65 (9.39%) Microsoft
3 60 (8.67%) Citrix
4 55 (7.95%) VMware
5 41 (5.92%) Cisco
6 34 (4.91%) EMC
6 34 (4.91%) HP
6 34 (4.91%) SAP
7 32 (4.62%) IBM
8 14 (2.02%) IFS
9 11 (1.59%) AppSense
10 9 (1.30%) CheckPoint
10 9 (1.30%) Clearswift
11 8 (1.16%) Avaya
11 8 (1.16%) Informatica
12 7 (1.01%) Dell
12 7 (1.01%) Juniper
12 7 (1.01%) NetApp
12 7 (1.01%) Red Hat
13 6 (0.87%) Micro Focus
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