The table below looks at the statistics for 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 Migration over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 31 34 26
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -8
Contract jobs citing Migration 37 26 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.94% 5.30% 6.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.53% 6.52% 7.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 15 16
Average daily rate £375 £375 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £260 £98
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £517 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £10.73 £13.85 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.54% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £19.00 £16.88
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +12.59%
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
434 399 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 81.43% 81.26% 78.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 299 294 285
Average daily rate £375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £463 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 13 8
Average hourly rate £35.00 £18.90 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -11.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.45 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £34.50 £25.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in South Wales

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

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 Migration within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Cardiff -19 17 £350 +2.18% 3
Newport +22 7 £350 -11.11% 2
Torfaen +1 4 £475 -
Bridgend - 1 - -
Monmouthshire - 1 £525 -
Migration
Wales

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 31 (28.44%) Windows
3 23 (21.10%) ITIL
4 22 (20.18%) MS Office
4 22 (20.18%) Data Centre
5 20 (18.35%) Service Management
6 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
7 18 (16.51%) Data Migration
8 16 (14.68%) SharePoint
8 16 (14.68%) WAN
8 16 (14.68%) Validation
9 15 (13.76%) SQL
10 14 (12.84%) Finance
10 14 (12.84%) Project Management
11 13 (11.93%) PRINCE2
11 13 (11.93%) IBM Notes
11 13 (11.93%) Lotus
11 13 (11.93%) Windows Server
12 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
12 12 (11.01%) ITIL V3
13 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
13 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 11 (10.09%) SAN
13 11 (10.09%) HP
14 10 (9.17%) MS Visio
14 10 (9.17%) VMware
15 9 (8.26%) ITSM
15 9 (8.26%) Active Directory

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Wales 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 16 (14.68%) SharePoint
2 13 (11.93%) IBM Notes
3 6 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (4.59%) IBM Domino
5 3 (2.75%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 22 (20.18%) MS Office
2 19 (17.43%) MS Excel
3 10 (9.17%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.92%) SAP PS
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.34%) Office 365
2 7 (6.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (14.68%) WAN
2 11 (10.09%) SAN
3 8 (7.34%) LAN
4 5 (4.59%) SMTP
5 4 (3.67%) Unified Communications
6 2 (1.83%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.83%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.83%) NGN
6 2 (1.83%) Wireless
7 1 (0.92%) DWDM
7 1 (0.92%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (0.92%) Firewall
7 1 (0.92%) Network Security
7 1 (0.92%) VoIP
7 1 (0.92%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.01%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (10.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (4.59%) Oracle Database
4 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (2.75%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
6 2 (1.83%) OLAP
6 2 (1.83%) PowerPivot
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.92%) PowerCenter
7 1 (0.92%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (3.67%) HP UFT
1 4 (3.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.92%) Selenium
General
1 14 (12.84%) Finance
2 6 (5.50%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.92%) Advertising
4 1 (0.92%) Billing
4 1 (0.92%) Retail
Job Titles
1 45 (41.28%) Analyst
2 16 (14.68%) Project Manager
3 9 (8.26%) Business Analyst
3 9 (8.26%) Developer
4 8 (7.34%) Technical Design Authority
5 7 (6.42%) DBA
5 7 (6.42%) Technical Manager
5 7 (6.42%) Technical Project Manager
5 7 (6.42%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Applications Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Applications Project Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Data Analyst
6 6 (5.50%) Migration Manager
6 6 (5.50%) Migration Project Manager
7 5 (4.59%) Change Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Data Centre Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.59%) Test Data Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (3.67%) Release Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.59%) XML
2 3 (2.75%) HTML
3 2 (1.83%) CSS
4 1 (0.92%) .NET
4 1 (0.92%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (4.59%) CMDB
4 4 (3.67%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.92%) AS400
7 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.92%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.92%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.44%) Windows
2 13 (11.93%) Windows Server
3 11 (10.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (8.26%) Windows 7
5 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (5.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (5.50%) Windows XP
7 2 (1.83%) Linux
7 2 (1.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.92%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (21.10%) ITIL
2 20 (18.35%) Service Management
3 18 (16.51%) Data Migration
4 16 (14.68%) Validation
5 14 (12.84%) Project Management
6 13 (11.93%) PRINCE2
7 12 (11.01%) ITIL V3
8 9 (8.26%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (8.26%) ITSM
9 8 (7.34%) Project Governance
10 7 (6.42%) Service Delivery
11 6 (5.50%) Data Modelling
11 6 (5.50%) Document Management
11 6 (5.50%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (5.50%) Test Strategy
11 6 (5.50%) Workflow
12 5 (4.59%) Business Analysis
12 5 (4.59%) Non-Functional Testing
12 5 (4.59%) Operational Acceptance Testing
12 5 (4.59%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.76%) SQL
2 5 (4.59%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.75%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.83%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.83%) RPG
5 1 (0.92%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.75%) ISEB
2 3 (2.75%) ISTQB
2 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (0.92%) CCDP
3 1 (0.92%) CCNP
3 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.92%) Degree
3 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.92%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.92%) PMP
3 1 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) Data Quality
2 3 (2.75%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (1.83%) QA
System Software
1 9 (8.26%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.83%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (4.59%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (3.67%) SCCM
3 2 (1.83%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (1.83%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (31.19%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.93%) Lotus
3 11 (10.09%) HP
4 10 (9.17%) VMware
5 8 (7.34%) Citrix
5 8 (7.34%) Oracle
6 7 (6.42%) SAP
7 6 (5.50%) NetApp
8 5 (4.59%) Cisco
9 4 (3.67%) ServiceNow
10 2 (1.83%) Avaya
10 2 (1.83%) BMC
10 2 (1.83%) CA
10 2 (1.83%) Clearswift
10 2 (1.83%) IBM
10 2 (1.83%) PlateSpin
10 2 (1.83%) Red Hat
10 2 (1.83%) Remedy
10 2 (1.83%) Riverbed
11 1 (0.92%) SolarWinds
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