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 21 November 2014 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 24 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 220 124 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.68% 5.55% 4.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.08% 7.98% 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 75 78
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£375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £160 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £360
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 17 10
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.23 £23.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.59% -25.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.15 £14.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.70 £19.78 £54.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
- -22.22%
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
2423 1554 1841
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.60% 69.50% 67.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1659 1024 1076
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 122 101 127
Average hourly rate £28.50 £31.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -4.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 2014. 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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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
Wiltshire +5 58 £360 -7.09% 8
Bristol +5 55 £385 +18.46% 12
Dorset +10 32 £295 +4.88% 5
Somerset +9 25 £325 -12.16% 5
Gloucestershire -14 17 £500 +112.76% 6
Devon -23 11 £325 -7.14% 4
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 161 (40.15%) Data Migration
2 108 (26.93%) SQL
3 78 (19.45%) Windows
4 74 (18.45%) Finance
5 71 (17.71%) Security Cleared
6 61 (15.21%) Microsoft
7 49 (12.22%) SQL Server
7 49 (12.22%) SC Cleared
8 47 (11.72%) Windows 7
9 45 (11.22%) Oracle
10 37 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
11 36 (8.98%) Active Directory
12 34 (8.48%) Data Analysis
13 30 (7.48%) SAP
13 30 (7.48%) SharePoint
14 29 (7.23%) MS Excel
14 29 (7.23%) Project Management
14 29 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
15 28 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
16 27 (6.73%) Data Modelling
16 27 (6.73%) .NET
17 26 (6.48%) ETL
18 24 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
18 24 (5.99%) PRINCE2
18 24 (5.99%) VMware
19 23 (5.74%) Banking
19 23 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 23 (5.74%) Java
20 22 (5.49%) ITIL
20 22 (5.49%) Data Mapping

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 (7.48%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.24%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (3.99%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 9 (2.24%) Apache
5 8 (2.00%) CMS
5 8 (2.00%) IBM Notes
6 7 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.00%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.75%) Eucalyptus
8 3 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.75%) WebLogic
8 3 (0.75%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.50%) SAS
9 2 (0.50%) IIS
9 2 (0.50%) JBoss
9 2 (0.50%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.50%) AquaLogic
9 2 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.99%) MS Visio
3 13 (3.24%) MS Office
4 4 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.75%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.50%) Mathematica
7 1 (0.25%) Windchill
7 1 (0.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.49%) Agresso
2 6 (1.50%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (1.25%) SAP ERP
4 4 (1.00%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.75%) SAP Payroll
5 3 (0.75%) SAP PM
5 3 (0.75%) SAP HR
5 3 (0.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.50%) SAP ECC
6 2 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.25%) BusinessWorks
7 1 (0.25%) Findur
7 1 (0.25%) Cerner Millennium
7 1 (0.25%) Changepoint
7 1 (0.25%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.24%) Office 365
2 4 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.75%) SaaS
4 2 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.24%) DNS
2 15 (3.74%) SAN
3 9 (2.24%) LAN
4 8 (2.00%) WAN
4 8 (2.00%) Firewall
4 8 (2.00%) SSH
5 7 (1.75%) HTTPS
5 7 (1.75%) NAS
6 6 (1.50%) Intranet
7 5 (1.25%) DHCP
7 5 (1.25%) PuTTY
8 4 (1.00%) SMTP
8 4 (1.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (1.00%) VLAN
9 3 (0.75%) GGSN
9 3 (0.75%) SGSN
9 3 (0.75%) Internet
9 3 (0.75%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.75%) 3GPP
9 3 (0.75%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 24 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
3 23 (5.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (4.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.24%) Relational Database
6 12 (2.99%) MySQL
7 11 (2.74%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.74%) MS Access
8 9 (2.24%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 6 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 6 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
10 6 (1.50%) Ingres
11 5 (1.25%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (1.25%) SAP BW
11 5 (1.25%) JasperReports
11 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.75%) QlikView
12 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.74%) MSI
2 5 (1.25%) PHPUnit
3 3 (0.75%) Subversion
4 2 (0.50%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.50%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.25%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.25%) Toad
5 1 (0.25%) QuickTest Pro
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.25%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.25%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.25%) Maven
5 1 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.25%) Ant
General
1 74 (18.45%) Finance
2 23 (5.74%) Banking
3 18 (4.49%) Retail
4 16 (3.99%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.24%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.75%) Retail Banking
7 6 (1.50%) Publishing
8 5 (1.25%) Marketing
8 5 (1.25%) Back Office
9 4 (1.00%) Legal
10 3 (0.75%) Billing
11 2 (0.50%) Electronics
11 2 (0.50%) Advertising
12 1 (0.25%) Law
12 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 99 (24.69%) Analyst
2 66 (16.46%) Developer
3 52 (12.97%) Consultant
4 44 (10.97%) Data Analyst
5 36 (8.98%) Business Analyst
6 34 (8.48%) Project Manager
7 33 (8.23%) Architect
8 21 (5.24%) Data Migration Analyst
9 19 (4.74%) SQL Developer
9 19 (4.74%) Data Manager
10 13 (3.24%) Administrator
11 12 (2.99%) Senior Manager
11 12 (2.99%) SharePoint Consultant
11 12 (2.99%) Data Migration Manager
12 11 (2.74%) Applications Packager
12 11 (2.74%) Senior Project Manager
12 11 (2.74%) Migration Consultant
13 9 (2.24%) Data Architect
13 9 (2.24%) Data Modeller
14 8 (2.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.73%) .NET
2 13 (3.24%) HTML
3 12 (2.99%) Web Services
4 11 (2.74%) CSS
4 11 (2.74%) Application Packaging
5 10 (2.49%) ASP.NET
5 10 (2.49%) XML
6 7 (1.75%) Middleware
6 7 (1.75%) LAMP
7 6 (1.50%) JDBC
7 6 (1.50%) Laravel
8 5 (1.25%) DAO
8 5 (1.25%) Hibernate
8 5 (1.25%) .NET Framework
8 5 (1.25%) CGI
9 4 (1.00%) J2EE
10 3 (0.75%) SAP XI
10 3 (0.75%) WCF
10 3 (0.75%) Java EE
11 2 (0.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (4.24%) NHS
3 16 (3.99%) Data Structures
4 15 (3.74%) Data Extraction
5 11 (2.74%) Replication
5 11 (2.74%) Open Source
6 10 (2.49%) Management Information System
7 8 (2.00%) Reference Data
7 8 (2.00%) Clustering
7 8 (2.00%) Client/Server
8 6 (1.50%) CESG
9 5 (1.25%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.25%) N-Tier
10 4 (1.00%) Statistics
11 3 (0.75%) User Experience
11 3 (0.75%) Social Media
12 2 (0.50%) Kindle
12 2 (0.50%) SWIFT
12 2 (0.50%) Mobile Payment
12 2 (0.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 78 (19.45%) Windows
2 47 (11.72%) Windows 7
3 21 (5.24%) UNIX
4 20 (4.99%) Windows XP
5 19 (4.74%) Linux
6 15 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (2.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (1.75%) VMS
10 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.50%) Windows NT
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.50%) CentOS
12 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.25%) AIX
12 1 (0.25%) Solaris
12 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (40.15%) Data Migration
2 37 (9.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 34 (8.48%) Data Analysis
4 29 (7.23%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (7.23%) Project Management
5 28 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
6 27 (6.73%) Data Modelling
7 26 (6.48%) ETL
8 24 (5.99%) PRINCE2
9 22 (5.49%) ITIL
9 22 (5.49%) Data Mapping
10 20 (4.99%) User Acceptance Testing
11 18 (4.49%) Validation
11 18 (4.49%) TOGAF
12 17 (4.24%) Data Management
12 17 (4.24%) Business Analysis
13 13 (3.24%) Data Cleansing
14 12 (2.99%) Change Control
14 12 (2.99%) ERP
15 11 (2.74%) Information Assurance
Programming Languages
1 108 (26.93%) SQL
2 23 (5.74%) Java
3 18 (4.49%) JavaScript
3 18 (4.49%) T-SQL
4 16 (3.99%) C#
5 11 (2.74%) PHP
6 9 (2.24%) VB.NET
7 8 (2.00%) Korn
7 8 (2.00%) VB
8 7 (1.75%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.75%) Perl
9 6 (1.50%) VBA
10 5 (1.25%) C
10 5 (1.25%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.00%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.75%) ABAP
13 2 (0.50%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.50%) VBScript
13 2 (0.50%) R
14 1 (0.25%) AWK
Qualifications
1 71 (17.71%) Security Cleared
2 49 (12.22%) SC Cleared
3 14 (3.49%) DV Cleared
4 10 (2.49%) Degree
5 6 (1.50%) ISEB
5 6 (1.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.25%) A+ Certification
6 5 (1.25%) ACCA
6 5 (1.25%) CIMA
7 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.75%) PMP
8 3 (0.75%) CCNA
8 3 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.50%) MCSE
9 2 (0.50%) CCNP
9 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 1 (0.25%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.24%) QA
2 16 (3.99%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.50%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.50%) SLA
3 2 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.25%) COBIT
System Software
1 36 (8.98%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (2.74%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (2.00%) NFS
4 8 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 5 (1.25%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.50%) Samba
7 2 (0.50%) Sendmail
8 1 (0.25%) XenServer
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
8 1 (0.25%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 11 (2.74%) SCCM
2 5 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.25%) Puppet
3 2 (0.50%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 2 (0.50%) SCOM
3 2 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 61 (15.21%) Microsoft
2 45 (11.22%) Oracle
3 30 (7.48%) SAP
4 24 (5.99%) VMware
5 17 (4.24%) Business Objects
6 12 (2.99%) Cisco
6 12 (2.99%) HP
7 9 (2.24%) EMC
8 8 (2.00%) Informatica
8 8 (2.00%) Lotus
9 7 (1.75%) Brocade
9 7 (1.75%) Casewise
10 5 (1.25%) NetApp
10 5 (1.25%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.00%) Red Hat
11 4 (1.00%) Dell
12 3 (0.75%) McAfee
12 3 (0.75%) Zend
13 2 (0.50%) Sitecore
13 2 (0.50%) Capita
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