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 31 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 32 9 6
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 16 24 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 4.75% 11.48% 13.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.97% 17.65% 18.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 6 24
Average daily rate
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£350 £358 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.09% -1.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £269 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £527 £481 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £20.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-23.75% +2.56%
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
268 136 158
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 79.53% 65.07% 74.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 71 102
Average daily rate £413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 6
Average hourly rate £45.00 £14.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+221.42% -15.15%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 July 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 31 July 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 21 (38.18%) Data Migration
2 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
4 9 (16.36%) Linux
4 9 (16.36%) Performance Testing
5 8 (14.55%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (14.55%) Finance
5 8 (14.55%) CMS
5 8 (14.55%) Business Continuity
5 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
5 8 (14.55%) Test Planning
5 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
5 8 (14.55%) Non-Functional Testing
6 7 (12.73%) WAN
6 7 (12.73%) SQL
6 7 (12.73%) Oracle
6 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
7 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (10.91%) Web Services
7 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
8 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
8 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 5 (9.09%) JIRA
8 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
8 5 (9.09%) Confluence
8 5 (9.09%) Puppet
8 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 8 (14.55%) CMS
2 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (9.09%) Confluence
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.27%) Lync
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (1.82%) JBoss
4 1 (1.82%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.64%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (3.64%) MS Project
2 2 (3.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
2 3 (5.45%) SaaS
3 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.73%) WAN
2 5 (9.09%) Network Security
3 3 (5.45%) LAN
4 2 (3.64%) NAS
4 2 (3.64%) SAN
4 2 (3.64%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) Wireless
5 1 (1.82%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.82%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.82%) Big Data
3 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.09%) Analyst
2 9 (16.36%) Business Analyst
3 8 (14.55%) Test Leader
4 7 (12.73%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.09%) Data Analyst
6 4 (7.27%) Architect
6 4 (7.27%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.45%) Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.45%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.64%) SQL Developer
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Project Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Technical Manager
8 2 (3.64%) Data Integration Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (3.64%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.91%) Web Services
2 3 (5.45%) .NET
3 1 (1.82%) Spring
3 1 (1.82%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (7.27%) Data Integration
3 4 (7.27%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (3.64%) Symmetrix DMX
4 2 (3.64%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.64%) Replication
4 2 (3.64%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.64%) Symmetrix
4 2 (3.64%) EMC Centera
4 2 (3.64%) Life Science
5 1 (1.82%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.82%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 11 (20.00%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) HPUX
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.64%) Windows NT
6 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Data Migration
2 10 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 9 (16.36%) Performance Testing
4 8 (14.55%) Knowledge Management
4 8 (14.55%) Business Continuity
4 8 (14.55%) Non-Functional Testing
4 8 (14.55%) Test Strategy
4 8 (14.55%) Test Planning
5 7 (12.73%) Business Analysis
6 6 (10.91%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (10.91%) PRINCE2
7 5 (9.09%) Time Management
7 5 (9.09%) DevOps
8 4 (7.27%) ETL
8 4 (7.27%) Data Analysis
9 3 (5.45%) Project Management
9 3 (5.45%) Resource Management
10 2 (3.64%) System Testing
10 2 (3.64%) Data Cleansing
10 2 (3.64%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.73%) SQL
2 4 (7.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.45%) COBOL
4 1 (1.82%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) ISTQB
4 1 (1.82%) ISEB
4 1 (1.82%) PMP
4 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) QA
System Software
1 8 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.82%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) XenApp
2 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.09%) Puppet
2 4 (7.27%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.45%) SCCM
4 2 (3.64%) OpenView
5 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (12.73%) Oracle
3 5 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.45%) HP
4 3 (5.45%) EMC
5 2 (3.64%) Citrix
5 2 (3.64%) VMware
5 2 (3.64%) SAP
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) 3PAR
6 1 (1.82%) AppSense
6 1 (1.82%) LANDesk