The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 18 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 267 186 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.87% 5.76% 5.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.45% 7.92% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 113 78
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £533 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 8
Average hourly rate £14.50 £16.25 £13.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.76% +22.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £13.04 £8.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.98 £38.00 £18.08
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-27.50% +14.28%
Migration
England

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 West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2556 2349 1599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.38% 72.72% 72.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1711 1549 1051
Average daily rate £399 £395 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +6.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 92 71
Average hourly rate £39.25 £34.85 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.62% +54.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.50 £15.88 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Wiltshire +35 84 £345 -27.36% 6
Bristol -1 62 £413 +3.12% 8
Devon +18 28 £350 -22.22%
Dorset +1 24 £418 +17.19% 4
Gloucestershire -5 21 £150 -54.88% 3
Somerset -4 17 £338 +8.87% 2
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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.

1 157 (35.36%) Data Migration
2 113 (25.45%) SQL
3 106 (23.87%) Windows
4 80 (18.02%) Microsoft
5 76 (17.12%) Security Cleared
6 63 (14.19%) Finance
7 60 (13.51%) SC Cleared
8 57 (12.84%) SQL Server
9 50 (11.26%) Active Directory
10 45 (10.14%) ETL
11 41 (9.23%) MS Excel
11 41 (9.23%) Windows 7
12 38 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
13 37 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (8.11%) CRM
15 34 (7.66%) Oracle
15 34 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
15 34 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
16 32 (7.21%) Linux
17 31 (6.98%) Project Management
18 30 (6.76%) SharePoint
18 30 (6.76%) SAP
18 30 (6.76%) MS Exchange
18 30 (6.76%) Data Centre
19 29 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
19 29 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
19 29 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 28 (6.31%) Programme Management
20 28 (6.31%) Java
21 27 (6.08%) Windows XP

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 30 (6.76%) SharePoint
1 30 (6.76%) MS Exchange
2 25 (5.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (5.18%) Lync
4 19 (4.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 19 (4.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 18 (4.05%) JBoss
6 15 (3.38%) Liferay
7 11 (2.48%) WebLogic
8 10 (2.25%) SharePoint 2010
8 10 (2.25%) Tomcat
8 10 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (2.03%) WebSphere
10 7 (1.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 7 (1.58%) IIS
11 6 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.90%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.90%) Lotus Domino
12 4 (0.90%) WebLogic Portal
13 3 (0.68%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 41 (9.23%) MS Excel
2 26 (5.86%) MS Office
3 12 (2.70%) MS Project
4 6 (1.35%) PowerPivot
5 4 (0.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (0.90%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.45%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (3.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.90%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.90%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.68%) SAP SD
4 3 (0.68%) Summit
4 3 (0.68%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 2 (0.45%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 2 (0.45%) Hyperion Planning
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle General Ledger
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.23%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Retail
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.23%) Agresso
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.50%) Office 365
2 9 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.13%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.68%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (0.23%) IaaS
5 1 (0.23%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (3.83%) Firewall
2 11 (2.48%) Network Security
2 11 (2.48%) HTTP
3 9 (2.03%) LAN
3 9 (2.03%) WAN
3 9 (2.03%) Internet
4 7 (1.58%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (1.13%) VoIP
5 5 (1.13%) Ethernet
5 5 (1.13%) Skype
6 4 (0.90%) SAN
6 4 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (0.45%) Unified Communications
7 2 (0.45%) DNS
8 1 (0.23%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.23%) VPN
8 1 (0.23%) DHCP
8 1 (0.23%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 29 (6.53%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (6.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (4.28%) Relational Database
4 17 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 14 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (2.93%) RDBMS
6 13 (2.93%) MySQL
7 12 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 10 (2.25%) Oracle Database
9 8 (1.80%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (1.80%) DB2
10 7 (1.58%) BusinessObjects
11 6 (1.35%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.13%) MS Access
12 5 (1.13%) QlikView
12 5 (1.13%) Oracle Database 10g
13 4 (0.90%) Oracle8/8i Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.48%) Oracle Forms
2 3 (0.68%) Subversion
2 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.45%) MSI
3 2 (0.45%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.23%) Toad
4 1 (0.23%) ERwin
4 1 (0.23%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.23%) MSTest
4 1 (0.23%) JIRA
General
1 63 (14.19%) Finance
2 22 (4.95%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 11 (2.48%) Banking
5 10 (2.25%) Retail
6 6 (1.35%) Back Office
7 5 (1.13%) Electronics
7 5 (1.13%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.13%) Marketing
8 4 (0.90%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.45%) Billing
9 2 (0.45%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Publishing
9 2 (0.45%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.23%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 74 (16.67%) Analyst
2 72 (16.22%) Developer
3 37 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 36 (8.11%) Architect
5 32 (7.21%) Consultant
6 25 (5.63%) SQL Developer
7 24 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 23 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
9 21 (4.73%) Administrator
10 18 (4.05%) DBA
11 15 (3.38%) Designer
12 13 (2.93%) Migration Engineer
13 12 (2.70%) Data Analyst
14 11 (2.48%) Oracle Developer
14 11 (2.48%) Test Manager
15 10 (2.25%) Systems Administrator
15 10 (2.25%) Java Developer
15 10 (2.25%) SQL DBA
16 9 (2.03%) Support Engineer
16 9 (2.03%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.63%) .NET
2 19 (4.28%) REST
3 17 (3.83%) HTML
3 17 (3.83%) CSS
4 14 (3.15%) Middleware
4 14 (3.15%) Ruby on Rails
5 12 (2.70%) OAuth
6 10 (2.25%) Java EE
7 9 (2.03%) RESTful
7 9 (2.03%) JSR 168
7 9 (2.03%) Struts
7 9 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
8 8 (1.80%) SOAP
8 8 (1.80%) XSLT
8 8 (1.80%) ASP.NET
9 7 (1.58%) Web Services
10 6 (1.35%) XML
10 6 (1.35%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (1.35%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 4 (0.90%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.76%) Data Centre
2 26 (5.86%) NHS
3 13 (2.93%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (2.25%) Data Integration
5 7 (1.58%) Clustering
6 5 (1.13%) DTV
6 5 (1.13%) GIS
6 5 (1.13%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.13%) Statistics
7 4 (0.90%) Visualisation
7 4 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.90%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.68%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.68%) Replication
9 2 (0.45%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.45%) E-Learning
9 2 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
9 2 (0.45%) Mathematics
9 2 (0.45%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 106 (23.87%) Windows
2 41 (9.23%) Windows 7
3 37 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (7.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (7.21%) Linux
6 27 (6.08%) Windows XP
7 26 (5.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 19 (4.28%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.70%) UNIX
10 5 (1.13%) CentOS
11 4 (0.90%) Fedora
11 4 (0.90%) Solaris
12 3 (0.68%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.23%) zOS
13 1 (0.23%) AIX
13 1 (0.23%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.23%) Debian
13 1 (0.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (35.36%) Data Migration
2 45 (10.14%) ETL
3 38 (8.56%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (8.11%) CRM
5 34 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (6.98%) Project Management
7 29 (6.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (6.31%) Programme Management
9 22 (4.95%) Asset Management
10 21 (4.73%) Web Development
11 20 (4.50%) ITIL
11 20 (4.50%) IT Asset Management
12 19 (4.28%) Data Management
13 18 (4.05%) Business Transformation
14 16 (3.60%) Business Analysis
14 16 (3.60%) Enterprise Architecture
15 15 (3.38%) PRINCE2
16 14 (3.15%) Data Modelling
16 14 (3.15%) Data Analysis
16 14 (3.15%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 113 (25.45%) SQL
2 28 (6.31%) Java
3 21 (4.73%) T-SQL
4 15 (3.38%) JavaScript
5 14 (3.15%) Ruby
6 12 (2.70%) C#
6 12 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 9 (2.03%) PowerShell
8 8 (1.80%) XPath
8 8 (1.80%) XQuery
9 7 (1.58%) Python
10 5 (1.13%) VBA
11 4 (0.90%) C++
11 4 (0.90%) Perl
11 4 (0.90%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.68%) Scala
12 3 (0.68%) PHP
12 3 (0.68%) COBOL
12 3 (0.68%) VB
13 2 (0.45%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (17.12%) Security Cleared
2 60 (13.51%) SC Cleared
3 9 (2.03%) CCNP
3 9 (2.03%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.80%) CCIE
4 8 (1.80%) CISSP
5 7 (1.58%) A+ Certification
6 6 (1.35%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (1.13%) MOS
7 5 (1.13%) MCSA
7 5 (1.13%) ISEB
7 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
7 5 (1.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 4 (0.90%) Degree
8 4 (0.90%) JNCIP
9 3 (0.68%) MCSE
9 3 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.68%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.45%) APMP
10 2 (0.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (2.93%) SLA
2 7 (1.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 6 (1.35%) QA
3 6 (1.35%) Solvency II
4 5 (1.13%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.68%) HL7
5 3 (0.68%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.68%) ISO 9001
5 3 (0.68%) ISO 14001
5 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.23%) COBIT
6 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 50 (11.26%) Active Directory
2 10 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.45%) vSphere
5 1 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.23%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.23%) XenApp
5 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (2.93%) SCCM
2 7 (1.58%) WSUS
3 5 (1.13%) Ansible
3 5 (1.13%) Puppet
3 5 (1.13%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 2 (0.45%) SCOM
6 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 80 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 34 (7.66%) Oracle
3 30 (6.76%) SAP
4 25 (5.63%) VMware
5 14 (3.15%) Red Hat
5 14 (3.15%) IBM
6 10 (2.25%) Cisco
7 9 (2.03%) McAfee
8 8 (1.80%) Citrix
8 8 (1.80%) Cerner
9 7 (1.58%) Symantec
10 6 (1.35%) Informatica
10 6 (1.35%) NetApp
10 6 (1.35%) Juniper
10 6 (1.35%) HP
11 5 (1.13%) Intel
11 5 (1.13%) Sourcefire
11 5 (1.13%) Percona
12 4 (0.90%) ESRI
12 4 (0.90%) Blue Coat
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