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 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 17 34 17
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -17
Contract jobs citing Migration 56 34 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 9.17% 5.48% 7.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.52% 7.01% 10.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 22 17
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£340 £369 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.79% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £162 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £518 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 5
Average hourly rate £13.70 £70.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-80.42% +366.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £70.00 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.90 £70.00 £15.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £19.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-19.73% +0.52%
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
486 485 296
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 79.54% 78.23% 71.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 375 337 187
Average daily rate £355 £375 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.33% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 8 15
Average hourly rate £13.70 £20.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.10 £13.35 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.36 £38.50 £16.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -14.51%

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 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram 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 July 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 +4 40 £343 +5.38% 1
Newport +11 10 £363 -30.95%
Monmouthshire - 2 £275 -
Migration
Wales

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 45 (54.88%) Data Migration
2 26 (31.71%) ETL
3 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
4 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
5 17 (20.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (19.51%) NHS
6 16 (19.51%) Windows
7 14 (17.07%) SQL
8 13 (15.85%) Finance
9 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 12 (14.63%) HL7
10 11 (13.41%) Project Management
11 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
12 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
12 9 (10.98%) DICOM
12 9 (10.98%) PACS
12 9 (10.98%) IBM
12 9 (10.98%) EDIFACT
12 9 (10.98%) Scrum
12 9 (10.98%) Fiorano
12 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
12 9 (10.98%) Citrix
12 9 (10.98%) EDI
13 8 (9.76%) MS Exchange
13 8 (9.76%) ITIL
13 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
13 8 (9.76%) Data Integration
14 7 (8.54%) PowerShell

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 8 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 7 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.88%) IBM Notes
4 4 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
5 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
5 3 (3.66%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.22%) Lync
7 1 (1.22%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) MS Office
2 2 (2.44%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.22%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (7.32%) Office 365
3 2 (2.44%) IaaS
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.88%) SMTP
1 4 (4.88%) DNS
2 3 (3.66%) DHCP
2 3 (3.66%) SAN
3 2 (2.44%) Skype
3 2 (2.44%) LAN
3 2 (2.44%) WAN
4 1 (1.22%) ISDN
4 1 (1.22%) VoIP
4 1 (1.22%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.22%) IPv4
4 1 (1.22%) Internet
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
4 1 (1.22%) VLAN
4 1 (1.22%) Softswitch
4 1 (1.22%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.61%) SQL Server
2 17 (20.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (14.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (12.20%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2000
5 7 (8.54%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (7.32%) RDBMS
6 6 (7.32%) Relational Database
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.44%) DataStage
8 1 (1.22%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.66%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.44%) LSMW
3 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.22%) Subversion
4 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (15.85%) Finance
2 4 (4.88%) Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Retail
3 2 (2.44%) Retail Banking
3 2 (2.44%) Publishing
4 1 (1.22%) Legal
4 1 (1.22%) Back Office
4 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (20.73%) Analyst
2 11 (13.41%) Architect
2 11 (13.41%) Project Manager
2 11 (13.41%) Business Analyst
3 9 (10.98%) Developer
4 6 (7.32%) Data Architect
4 6 (7.32%) Data Manager
5 5 (6.10%) SQL Developer
5 5 (6.10%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Clinical Data Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Integration Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Test Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (4.88%) Exchange Specialist
6 4 (4.88%) Integration Project Manager
6 4 (4.88%) Clinical Project Manager
7 3 (3.66%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (3.66%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 3 (3.66%) Implementation Specialist
7 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) EDI
1 9 (10.98%) EDIFACT
2 7 (8.54%) XML
3 5 (6.10%) HTML
4 4 (4.88%) CSS
4 4 (4.88%) SOAP
4 4 (4.88%) Web Services
4 4 (4.88%) jQuery
5 2 (2.44%) Laravel
5 2 (2.44%) Sass
5 2 (2.44%) Doctrine
5 2 (2.44%) Symfony
5 2 (2.44%) .NET
5 2 (2.44%) Ajax
6 1 (1.22%) WCF
6 1 (1.22%) XML Messaging
6 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) NHS
2 9 (10.98%) PACS
3 8 (9.76%) Data Integration
4 6 (7.32%) Taxonomies
4 6 (7.32%) GIS
5 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.44%) User Experience
6 2 (2.44%) Data Extraction
6 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.22%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.22%) Clustering
7 1 (1.22%) Mainframe
7 1 (1.22%) Informatics
7 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.22%) Blog
7 1 (1.22%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.22%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.51%) Windows
2 9 (10.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) Windows 7
4 3 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.66%) Linux
5 1 (1.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (54.88%) Data Migration
2 26 (31.71%) ETL
3 16 (19.51%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.41%) Project Management
5 9 (10.98%) Scrum
6 8 (9.76%) Business Analysis
6 8 (9.76%) ITIL
7 7 (8.54%) Data Modelling
7 7 (8.54%) Knowledge Management
8 6 (7.32%) Data Governance
8 6 (7.32%) Test Strategy
9 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.66%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (3.66%) Information Security
10 3 (3.66%) Data Management
10 3 (3.66%) Content Management
10 3 (3.66%) Validation
10 3 (3.66%) PRINCE2
10 3 (3.66%) E-Commerce
10 3 (3.66%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 14 (17.07%) SQL
2 9 (10.98%) T-SQL
3 7 (8.54%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.10%) C#
5 3 (3.66%) PHP
6 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) Perl
7 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.22%) Scala
7 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) ISEB
4 2 (2.44%) MCSE
4 2 (2.44%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.22%) MCTS
5 1 (1.22%) MCITP
5 1 (1.22%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.22%) Degree
5 1 (1.22%) APMG
5 1 (1.22%) MCDBA
5 1 (1.22%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) CCNA
5 1 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) HL7
2 9 (10.98%) DICOM
3 2 (2.44%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (6.10%) Active Directory
1 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.66%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.44%) vSphere
Vendors
1 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.98%) Citrix
2 9 (10.98%) IBM
2 9 (10.98%) Fiorano
3 7 (8.54%) VMware
4 6 (7.32%) Oracle
5 4 (4.88%) Lotus
5 4 (4.88%) Clearswift
6 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.66%) HP
7 2 (2.44%) Dell
7 2 (2.44%) SAP
7 2 (2.44%) 3PAR
7 2 (2.44%) Zend
8 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.22%) Casewise
8 1 (1.22%) Cisco
8 1 (1.22%) Symantec
8 1 (1.22%) Avaya
8 1 (1.22%) CommVault