The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 22 15 28
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +13
Contract jobs citing Migration 3 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 2.65% 6.09% 3.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.61% 9.09% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
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£288 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £378 £374 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.93% +6.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -26.97%
Migration
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
83 77 183
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 73.45% 66.96% 63.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 25 104
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £278 £229
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £380 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 1
Average hourly rate £24.75 £14.00 £10.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.78% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -4.68%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Northern Ireland

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 24 April 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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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
County Antrim -2 3 £288 -23.33%
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Change Management
4 1 (20.00%) Equities
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (20.00%) KDB
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) UNIX
4 1 (20.00%) MCSA
4 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (20.00%) DNA
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) IIS

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) KDB
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Customer Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Field Support Engineer
1 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) ITIL
1 2 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (20.00%) DNA
2 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Low Latency
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (20.00%) MCSA
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) F5