The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 37 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 11 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.06% 7.08% 6.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.78% 9.70% 9.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 9
Average daily rate
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£320 £388 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +2.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £367
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -0.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-26.25% +14.28%
Migration
Oxfordshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
291 165 152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 81.06% 73.01% 72.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 109 94
Average daily rate £413 £340 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.32% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 9
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.50 £8.38 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £26.98 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+20.48% -11.55%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

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

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 17 (42.50%) Data Migration
2 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
4 8 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (20.00%) Test Planning
4 8 (20.00%) Finance
5 7 (17.50%) WAN
5 7 (17.50%) Windows
5 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
6 6 (15.00%) SQL
7 5 (12.50%) ETL
7 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
8 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
8 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
8 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
8 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (10.00%) CMS
9 3 (7.50%) COBOL
9 3 (7.50%) Linux
9 3 (7.50%) .NET
9 3 (7.50%) Oracle
9 3 (7.50%) LAN
9 3 (7.50%) SaaS

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford 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 4 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.50%) Confluence
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) MS Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) SaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.50%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) WAN
2 3 (7.50%) LAN
3 2 (5.00%) Firewall
3 2 (5.00%) Wireless
4 1 (2.50%) Network Security
4 1 (2.50%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) Big Data
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (30.00%) Analyst
2 8 (20.00%) Test Leader
3 6 (15.00%) Data Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Architect
5 3 (7.50%) Data Integration Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Specialist
6 2 (5.00%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.00%) SQL Developer
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.50%) Spring
3 1 (2.50%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Data Centre
2 5 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 3 (7.50%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (5.00%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.50%) CESG
5 1 (2.50%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.50%) Windows
2 3 (7.50%) Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Data Migration
2 9 (22.50%) Performance Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Test Strategy
3 8 (20.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 8 (20.00%) Test Planning
3 8 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 7 (17.50%) E-Commerce
5 5 (12.50%) ETL
6 4 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (10.00%) Business Continuity
6 4 (10.00%) Business Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) Time Management
8 2 (5.00%) Server Building
8 2 (5.00%) Black-Box Testing
8 2 (5.00%) Data Reconciliation
8 2 (5.00%) Data Cleansing
8 2 (5.00%) Data Mapping
8 2 (5.00%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) COBOL
3 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
3 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.50%) PMP
4 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) XenApp
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) SCCM
2 1 (2.50%) Puppet
2 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (7.50%) Oracle
3 2 (5.00%) SAP
3 2 (5.00%) Citrix
3 2 (5.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.50%) AppSense
4 1 (2.50%) LANDesk
4 1 (2.50%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) EMC