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 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 18 35 26
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -9
Contract jobs citing Migration 231 142 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.21% 4.64% 5.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.54% 6.25% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 91 81
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£340 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 6
Average hourly rate £14.88 £16.00 £15.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.03% +5.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.70 £14.20 £9.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.76 £38.25 £20.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.25 £19.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year
-19.73% +0.52%
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
2421 2271 1541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.61% 74.26% 72.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1620 1520 999
Average daily rate £393 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 112 105 70
Average hourly rate £39.25 £33.84 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.98% +93.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £15.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £42.50
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 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
Wiltshire +23 59 £350 -18.84% 4
Bristol +2 55 £375 - 7
Devon +27 31 £375 -1.96% 2
Gloucestershire +5 24 £150 -59.45% 4
Somerset +10 22 £338 +8.87% 4
Dorset -1 12 £338 -10.00% 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 134 (32.84%) Data Migration
2 112 (27.45%) Windows
3 111 (27.21%) SQL
4 67 (16.42%) Microsoft
5 59 (14.46%) Security Cleared
6 56 (13.73%) Finance
7 51 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 50 (12.25%) SC Cleared
9 48 (11.76%) Active Directory
10 46 (11.27%) Windows 7
11 36 (8.82%) ETL
12 35 (8.58%) Oracle
12 35 (8.58%) NHS
13 34 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 33 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
14 33 (8.09%) MS Excel
14 33 (8.09%) Data Warehouse
15 32 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
16 31 (7.60%) Windows XP
16 31 (7.60%) Linux
16 31 (7.60%) VMware
17 29 (7.11%) Project Management
17 29 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
17 29 (7.11%) Data Centre
18 28 (6.86%) Programme Management
18 28 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
18 28 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 27 (6.62%) Java
20 26 (6.37%) SAP
20 26 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 23 (5.64%) SharePoint
1 23 (5.64%) Lync
2 21 (5.15%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (4.41%) JBoss
5 15 (3.68%) Liferay
6 12 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 11 (2.70%) WebSphere
7 11 (2.70%) WebLogic
8 10 (2.45%) Tomcat
9 9 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 8 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
10 8 (1.96%) IIS
11 6 (1.47%) WebSphere Application Server
11 6 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (0.98%) WebLogic Portal
12 4 (0.98%) IBM Notes
12 4 (0.98%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (0.74%) WebLogic Integration
Applications
1 33 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 17 (4.17%) MS Office
3 9 (2.21%) MS Project
4 6 (1.47%) PowerPivot
5 5 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.49%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.74%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 3 (0.74%) Summit
4 2 (0.49%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.49%) SAP FI/CO
4 2 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 2 (0.49%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.25%) Agresso
5 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.25%) Maximo
5 1 (0.25%) SAP FI-GL
5 1 (0.25%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
5 1 (0.25%) Sage 200
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
5 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.92%) Office 365
2 9 (2.21%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.49%) Symantec.cloud
5 1 (0.25%) IaaS
5 1 (0.25%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.21%) HTTP
1 9 (2.21%) Internet
1 9 (2.21%) Firewall
2 8 (1.96%) LAN
2 8 (1.96%) WAN
3 6 (1.47%) SAN
4 5 (1.23%) Skype
4 5 (1.23%) Ethernet
5 4 (0.98%) Network Security
6 3 (0.74%) VoIP
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.49%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.25%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (0.25%) NAS
8 1 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.25%) VPN
8 1 (0.25%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 33 (8.09%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (6.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (3.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (3.92%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.94%) Relational Database
5 12 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 11 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (2.45%) BusinessObjects
8 9 (2.21%) RDBMS
8 9 (2.21%) MySQL
8 9 (2.21%) SQL Server 2012
9 8 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.96%) DB2
9 8 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (1.47%) Oracle Database 10g
11 5 (1.23%) MS Access
12 4 (0.98%) Oracle8/8i Database
12 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
12 4 (0.98%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 11 (2.70%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (0.98%) MSI
3 2 (0.49%) Talend Open Studio
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) AccuRev
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) MSTest
4 1 (0.25%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.25%) Subversion
4 1 (0.25%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) ERwin
General
1 56 (13.73%) Finance
2 20 (4.90%) Telecoms
3 14 (3.43%) Banking
4 13 (3.19%) Retail
5 12 (2.94%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.23%) Marketing
6 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.23%) Electronics
7 4 (0.98%) Back Office
7 4 (0.98%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.49%) Billing
8 2 (0.49%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 71 (17.40%) Developer
2 61 (14.95%) Analyst
3 35 (8.58%) Business Analyst
4 33 (8.09%) Consultant
5 26 (6.37%) Project Manager
5 26 (6.37%) SQL Developer
6 25 (6.13%) Architect
7 23 (5.64%) Administrator
8 14 (3.43%) DBA
8 14 (3.43%) Designer
9 13 (3.19%) Solutions Architect
9 13 (3.19%) Test Manager
9 13 (3.19%) Migration Engineer
10 11 (2.70%) Data Analyst
10 11 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
11 10 (2.45%) Java Developer
11 10 (2.45%) Systems Administrator
12 9 (2.21%) 3rd Line Support
12 9 (2.21%) Server Engineer
12 9 (2.21%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.13%) .NET
2 15 (3.68%) HTML
2 15 (3.68%) CSS
3 14 (3.43%) Middleware
4 13 (3.19%) REST
5 10 (2.45%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.45%) Java EE
6 9 (2.21%) JSR 168
6 9 (2.21%) RESTful
6 9 (2.21%) Struts
6 9 (2.21%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (1.96%) SOAP
7 8 (1.96%) XSLT
8 7 (1.72%) WebSphere MQ
9 6 (1.47%) Web Services
9 6 (1.47%) XML
9 6 (1.47%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 6 (1.47%) Ruby on Rails
10 5 (1.23%) OAuth
11 4 (0.98%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 35 (8.58%) NHS
2 29 (7.11%) Data Centre
3 18 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (1.23%) DTV
4 5 (1.23%) GIS
4 5 (1.23%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.23%) Clustering
5 4 (0.98%) Client/Server
5 4 (0.98%) Statistics
5 4 (0.98%) Data Extraction
6 2 (0.49%) Social Network
6 2 (0.49%) Reference Data
6 2 (0.49%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.49%) Mathematics
6 2 (0.49%) Fixed Income
6 2 (0.49%) Mainframe
6 2 (0.49%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.49%) Equities
6 2 (0.49%) Visualisation
7 1 (0.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 112 (27.45%) Windows
2 46 (11.27%) Windows 7
3 34 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (7.60%) Linux
4 31 (7.60%) Windows XP
5 29 (7.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (6.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (4.90%) Windows 8
8 8 (1.96%) UNIX
9 7 (1.72%) Solaris
10 5 (1.23%) CentOS
11 4 (0.98%) Fedora
12 1 (0.25%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.25%) Debian
12 1 (0.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 134 (32.84%) Data Migration
2 36 (8.82%) ETL
3 33 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
4 32 (7.84%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (7.11%) Project Management
6 28 (6.86%) Programme Management
7 26 (6.37%) Stakeholder Management
8 24 (5.88%) Asset Management
9 22 (5.39%) IT Asset Management
10 18 (4.41%) CRM
11 17 (4.17%) ITIL
12 16 (3.92%) PRINCE2
12 16 (3.92%) Data Analysis
13 14 (3.43%) Business Analysis
13 14 (3.43%) Data Modelling
14 13 (3.19%) Web Development
14 13 (3.19%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (3.19%) Business Transformation
15 12 (2.94%) Open Source
16 11 (2.70%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (27.21%) SQL
2 27 (6.62%) Java
3 21 (5.15%) T-SQL
4 14 (3.43%) C#
4 14 (3.43%) PL/SQL
5 13 (3.19%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.45%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.96%) XPath
7 8 (1.96%) XQuery
8 6 (1.47%) Ruby
9 5 (1.23%) Python
10 4 (0.98%) VBA
10 4 (0.98%) Perl
10 4 (0.98%) C++
10 4 (0.98%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.74%) VB
11 3 (0.74%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.49%) PHP
13 1 (0.25%) C
13 1 (0.25%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 59 (14.46%) Security Cleared
2 50 (12.25%) SC Cleared
3 7 (1.72%) A+ Certification
4 5 (1.23%) Degree
5 4 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (0.98%) MOS
5 4 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (0.98%) MCSE
5 4 (0.98%) ISEB
5 4 (0.98%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (0.74%) MCSA
6 3 (0.74%) MCITP
6 3 (0.74%) DV Cleared
7 2 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (0.49%) CCNP
7 2 (0.49%) CCNA
7 2 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.25%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
8 1 (0.25%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (1.96%) HL7
2 7 (1.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 7 (1.72%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.74%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.74%) Solvency II
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 14001
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 9000
4 3 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 3 (0.74%) QA
5 2 (0.49%) SLA
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 48 (11.76%) Active Directory
2 15 (3.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.21%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.74%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.49%) vSphere
5 2 (0.49%) XenApp
5 2 (0.49%) VMware Server
6 1 (0.25%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 15 (3.68%) SCCM
2 6 (1.47%) WSUS
3 5 (1.23%) Ansible
3 5 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
3 5 (1.23%) Puppet
3 5 (1.23%) Vagrant
3 5 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.74%) SCOM
5 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.25%) WMI
Vendors
1 67 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.58%) Oracle
3 31 (7.60%) VMware
4 26 (6.37%) SAP
5 14 (3.43%) Citrix
5 14 (3.43%) Red Hat
6 12 (2.94%) IBM
7 8 (1.96%) Cisco
7 8 (1.96%) HP
7 8 (1.96%) Cerner
8 7 (1.72%) Symantec
9 6 (1.47%) McAfee
9 6 (1.47%) Informatica
9 6 (1.47%) NetApp
10 4 (0.98%) Lotus
10 4 (0.98%) CommVault
10 4 (0.98%) ESRI
10 4 (0.98%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.98%) Teradata
10 4 (0.98%) Brocade
Bath, Avon
Venturi
Rate: V.Good Day Rates
Posted: 8 hours ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £250 - £300 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Rate: £150 - £200 Per Day
Posted: 13 hours ago
South West
Ideal Training
Rate: Excellent Daily Rate Negotiable
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £400 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Swindon, Wiltshire
Heat Recruitment
Rate: From £230 to £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Initi8 Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £560 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
South West
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £420 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Exeter
Sanderson
Posted: 2 days ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 10 days ago
Exeter, Devon
University of Exeter
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £270 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago