The table below looks at the statistics for Data Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Data Migration
Rank 46 51 32
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 13 9 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 2.67% 1.58% 3.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.32% 2.08% 4.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 5
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£425 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £256 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.66 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.20% +9.73%
Data Migration
Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
391 432 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 80.29% 75.92% 67.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 286 264 143
Average daily rate £350 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 6 6
Average hourly rate £18.90 £25.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.40% +51.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.25 £10.69
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £26.25 £17.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Data Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Data Migration Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Data Migration
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Migration Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Data Migration across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Data Migration Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Data Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Data Migration Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

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 South Wales region over the 3 months to 27 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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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
Cardiff +9 9 £375 -6.25%
Neath Port Talbot - 2 £550 -
Data Migration
Wales

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 39 (100.00%) Migration
2 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
3 26 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (58.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 23 (58.97%) ETL
5 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
5 17 (43.59%) SQL
6 15 (38.46%) Data Modelling
7 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
7 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 11 (28.21%) XML
9 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
9 10 (25.64%) MS Office
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
10 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
11 8 (20.51%) Validation
11 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
13 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
13 6 (15.38%) Scrum
13 6 (15.38%) Office 365
14 5 (12.82%) Data Cleansing
14 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
15 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
15 4 (10.26%) Casewise
15 4 (10.26%) Taxonomies
15 4 (10.26%) Data Mapping
15 4 (10.26%) Lync

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.26%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (25.64%) MS Office
2 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
3 6 (15.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (15.38%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (79.49%) SQL Server
2 26 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (58.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (35.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
7 4 (10.26%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (10.26%) RDBMS
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (5.13%) DataStage
9 2 (5.13%) DTS
9 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (2.56%) OLTP
10 1 (2.56%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (5.13%) LSMW
3 1 (2.56%) Selenium
General
1 4 (10.26%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Developer
1 12 (30.77%) Analyst
1 12 (30.77%) SQL Developer
2 10 (25.64%) Data Analyst
3 4 (10.26%) Data Architect
3 4 (10.26%) Architect
4 3 (7.69%) DBA
4 3 (7.69%) Customer Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Data Migration Manager
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Data Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Data Migration Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Software Developer
5 2 (5.13%) SAP Data Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Senior SQL Developer
6 1 (2.56%) Data Migration Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.21%) XML
2 1 (2.56%) WCF
2 1 (2.56%) LINQ
2 1 (2.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (2.56%) LINQ to SQL
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) GIS
1 4 (10.26%) Taxonomies
1 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) NHS
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
4 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.56%) Data Conversion
4 1 (2.56%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.69%) Windows
1 3 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (100.00%) Migration
2 23 (58.97%) ETL
3 15 (38.46%) Data Modelling
4 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (20.51%) Validation
5 7 (17.95%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (15.38%) Scrum
7 5 (12.82%) Data Cleansing
8 4 (10.26%) Data Mapping
8 4 (10.26%) Knowledge Management
8 4 (10.26%) Data Governance
9 3 (7.69%) CRM
10 2 (5.13%) Project Management
10 2 (5.13%) Data Management
10 2 (5.13%) Software Engineering
10 2 (5.13%) Waterfall
10 2 (5.13%) Data Reconciliation
10 2 (5.13%) Test Planning
10 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.13%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (43.59%) SQL
2 14 (35.90%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 3 (7.69%) C#
5 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (5.13%) A+ Certification
2 1 (2.56%) MCITP
2 1 (2.56%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 17 (43.59%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.26%) Casewise
2 4 (10.26%) Oracle
3 2 (5.13%) SAP