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 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 21 21 18
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 30 36 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 6.74% 6.63% 7.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.85% 8.59% 10.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 16 17
Average daily rate
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£400 £394 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% -7.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £113 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £469 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.47% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £15.25 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £24.25
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -34.02%
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
339 419 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 76.18% 77.16% 68.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 251 132
Average daily rate £364 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £238 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 7
Average hourly rate £18.90 £27.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.27% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.10 £14.80 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £105.00 £17.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 March 2015.

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 March 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 0 20 £375 -6.25% 2
Merthyr Tydfil - - - -
Torfaen - - - - 1
Bridgend - - - -
Migration
Wales

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 37 (48.68%) Data Migration
2 33 (43.42%) SQL Server
3 25 (32.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 23 (30.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 22 (28.95%) SQL
5 22 (28.95%) ETL
6 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
7 20 (26.32%) SharePoint
8 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
9 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
10 13 (17.11%) Office 365
10 13 (17.11%) Cisco
10 13 (17.11%) T-SQL
10 13 (17.11%) MS Office
10 13 (17.11%) XML
11 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
11 12 (15.79%) Project Management
12 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 9 (11.84%) Cisco Prime
13 9 (11.84%) Validation
13 9 (11.84%) Scrum
14 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (10.53%) C#
14 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
14 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
15 7 (9.21%) Lync
15 7 (9.21%) Finance
16 6 (7.89%) .NET

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 20 (26.32%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.21%) Lync
3 5 (6.58%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (5.26%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.95%) CMS
5 3 (3.95%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (3.95%) OpenStack
6 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Office
2 12 (15.79%) MS Excel
3 6 (7.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (17.11%) Office 365
3 2 (2.63%) IaaS
3 2 (2.63%) SaaS
4 1 (1.32%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.58%) WAN
1 5 (6.58%) DNS
2 3 (3.95%) DHCP
2 3 (3.95%) LAN
2 3 (3.95%) Intranet
3 2 (2.63%) Internet
3 2 (2.63%) LLU
3 2 (2.63%) ADSL
4 1 (1.32%) ISDN
4 1 (1.32%) VoIP
4 1 (1.32%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.32%) IPv4
4 1 (1.32%) SAN
4 1 (1.32%) Softswitch
4 1 (1.32%) Unified Communications
4 1 (1.32%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (1.32%) Firewall
4 1 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.32%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (43.42%) SQL Server
2 25 (32.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (30.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 14 (18.42%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.58%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (5.26%) RDBMS
8 4 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
9 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (2.63%) DataStage
9 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (2.63%) DTS
10 1 (1.32%) OLTP
10 1 (1.32%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.95%) Subversion
2 3 (3.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (2.63%) LSMW
4 1 (1.32%) Selenium
General
1 7 (9.21%) Finance
2 5 (6.58%) Publishing
3 2 (2.63%) Back Office
4 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (18.42%) Developer
2 13 (17.11%) Analyst
3 11 (14.47%) SQL Developer
4 10 (13.16%) Data Analyst
5 9 (11.84%) Voice Engineer
6 8 (10.53%) Architect
6 8 (10.53%) Project Manager
7 5 (6.58%) Data Architect
8 3 (3.95%) DBA
8 3 (3.95%) Test Manager
8 3 (3.95%) SQL DBA
8 3 (3.95%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (3.95%) Voice Architect
8 3 (3.95%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (2.63%) SharePoint Administrator
9 2 (2.63%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 2 (2.63%) SAP Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Data Manager
9 2 (2.63%) SAP Data Migration Manager
9 2 (2.63%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.11%) XML
2 6 (7.89%) .NET
2 6 (7.89%) ASP.NET
3 5 (6.58%) CSS
3 5 (6.58%) jQuery
3 5 (6.58%) HTML
4 3 (3.95%) CSS3
4 3 (3.95%) HTML5
4 3 (3.95%) Ajax
5 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
6 1 (1.32%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (1.32%) WCF
6 1 (1.32%) LINQ
6 1 (1.32%) SOAP
6 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.58%) GIS
2 4 (5.26%) Taxonomies
2 4 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.63%) Data Structures
3 2 (2.63%) NHS
3 2 (2.63%) Clustering
4 1 (1.32%) LIMS
4 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) Life Science
4 1 (1.32%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.89%) Windows
2 3 (3.95%) Linux
2 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (48.68%) Data Migration
2 22 (28.95%) ETL
3 15 (19.74%) Data Modelling
4 14 (18.42%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (15.79%) Project Management
6 9 (11.84%) Validation
6 9 (11.84%) Scrum
7 8 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (7.89%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.89%) CRM
8 6 (7.89%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (6.58%) Data Cleansing
10 4 (5.26%) Data Mapping
10 4 (5.26%) Data Governance
10 4 (5.26%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 3 (3.95%) MVC
11 3 (3.95%) Systems Analysis
11 3 (3.95%) TDD
11 3 (3.95%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (28.95%) SQL
2 13 (17.11%) T-SQL
3 8 (10.53%) C#
4 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
5 4 (5.26%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 8 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.32%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.32%) MCTS
4 1 (1.32%) MCITP
4 1 (1.32%) Degree
4 1 (1.32%) MCSE
4 1 (1.32%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.32%) CCNP
4 1 (1.32%) CCNA
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 2 (2.63%) SLA
3 1 (1.32%) GxP
3 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) vSphere
2 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (2.63%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Microsoft
2 13 (17.11%) Cisco
3 4 (5.26%) VMware
3 4 (5.26%) Casewise
3 4 (5.26%) Oracle
4 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
4 3 (3.95%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 1 (1.32%) Cognos
6 1 (1.32%) Avaya
6 1 (1.32%) CommVault
6 1 (1.32%) Google