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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 26 27 29
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 186 120 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.89% 5.36% 5.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.27% 7.59% 8.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 79 114
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£375 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £247 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £452 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £365 £360
% change year-on-year
- +1.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 13
Average hourly rate £16.25 £13.25 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.64% -38.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £8.00 £12.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £18.08 £27.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -33.01%
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
2249 1582 2207
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 71.22% 70.63% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1484 1039 1313
Average daily rate £398 £370 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 72 153
Average hourly rate £34.50 £17.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+97.14% -41.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £9.20 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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 27 August 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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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
Bristol +9 65 £400 +23.07% 8
Somerset +11 26 £310 +33.33% 1
Gloucestershire -14 22 £333 +6.99% 5
Wiltshire -27 22 £475 +28.37% 4
Dorset +12 20 £356 -7.46% 4
Devon -13 9 £450 +20.00% 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 112 (33.94%) Data Migration
2 78 (23.64%) SQL
2 78 (23.64%) Windows
3 75 (22.73%) Finance
4 67 (20.30%) Microsoft
5 53 (16.06%) SQL Server
6 49 (14.85%) Security Cleared
7 47 (14.24%) Windows 7
8 34 (10.30%) SharePoint
9 33 (10.00%) SC Cleared
10 32 (9.70%) MS Excel
11 31 (9.39%) ETL
12 30 (9.09%) Oracle
12 30 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 28 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
13 28 (8.48%) Project Management
14 27 (8.18%) Data Analysis
15 24 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 22 (6.67%) Java
17 21 (6.36%) Windows XP
17 21 (6.36%) NHS
17 21 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
18 20 (6.06%) Active Directory
18 20 (6.06%) PRINCE2
19 19 (5.76%) Data Modelling
19 19 (5.76%) SharePoint 2010
19 19 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 18 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
20 18 (5.45%) .NET
20 18 (5.45%) MS Office

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 34 (10.30%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 16 (4.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 11 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (3.03%) MS Exchange
6 7 (2.12%) IIS
7 5 (1.52%) Apache
7 5 (1.52%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.91%) IBM Notes
8 3 (0.91%) Liferay
9 2 (0.61%) WebLogic
9 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.61%) CMS
9 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.61%) SAS
9 2 (0.61%) NetWeaver
9 2 (0.61%) WebLogic Portal
9 2 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 32 (9.70%) MS Excel
2 18 (5.45%) MS Office
3 15 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.91%) Windchill
4 3 (0.91%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (0.61%) MS Project
5 2 (0.61%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.82%) Agresso
2 5 (1.52%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.91%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.30%) Tridion
4 1 (0.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.30%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.30%) Changepoint
4 1 (0.30%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.30%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.30%) Cerner Millennium
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.03%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.94%) DNS
2 10 (3.03%) Firewall
3 9 (2.73%) SAN
4 7 (2.12%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.52%) LAN
5 5 (1.52%) NAS
6 4 (1.21%) SSH
6 4 (1.21%) WAN
7 3 (0.91%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.91%) Internet
8 2 (0.61%) X.400
8 2 (0.61%) SMTP
8 2 (0.61%) DHCP
8 2 (0.61%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.61%) FTP
8 2 (0.61%) VoIP
8 2 (0.61%) VLAN
8 2 (0.61%) MVNO
9 1 (0.30%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (0.30%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (16.06%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 21 (6.36%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (5.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
6 13 (3.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (3.03%) Oracle Database
7 10 (3.03%) MySQL
8 8 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (2.12%) SQL Server 2005
10 6 (1.82%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.82%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.52%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.91%) MS Access
12 3 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.91%) PowerCenter
13 2 (0.61%) Oracle Database 10g
13 2 (0.61%) DataStage
13 2 (0.61%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Rational Rose
2 2 (0.61%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.61%) Subversion
2 2 (0.61%) Selenium
3 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.30%) PHPUnit
3 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (0.30%) MSI
General
1 75 (22.73%) Finance
2 17 (5.15%) Banking
3 16 (4.85%) Retail
4 12 (3.64%) Manufacturing
5 10 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.82%) Publishing
7 5 (1.52%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.91%) Legal
8 3 (0.91%) Back Office
8 3 (0.91%) Advertising
9 2 (0.61%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.61%) Marketing
10 1 (0.30%) Billing
10 1 (0.30%) Law
10 1 (0.30%) Electronics
10 1 (0.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 85 (25.76%) Analyst
2 60 (18.18%) Developer
3 39 (11.82%) Project Manager
4 34 (10.30%) Business Analyst
5 31 (9.39%) Consultant
6 27 (8.18%) Data Analyst
7 21 (6.36%) Administrator
8 14 (4.24%) SQL Developer
9 13 (3.94%) Architect
10 11 (3.33%) Data Migration Analyst
11 10 (3.03%) SharePoint Administrator
12 9 (2.73%) SharePoint Developer
12 9 (2.73%) Deployment Engineer
12 9 (2.73%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (2.42%) Senior Project Manager
13 8 (2.42%) Test Analyst
13 8 (2.42%) Senior Manager
14 7 (2.12%) Senior Business Analyst
14 7 (2.12%) Analyst Developer
14 7 (2.12%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.45%) .NET
2 8 (2.42%) HTML
3 7 (2.12%) CSS
3 7 (2.12%) LAMP
3 7 (2.12%) .NET Framework
4 5 (1.52%) XML
5 4 (1.21%) Middleware
6 3 (0.91%) Web Services
6 3 (0.91%) ASP.NET
6 3 (0.91%) Silverlight
6 3 (0.91%) WPF
7 2 (0.61%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 2 (0.61%) Zend Framework
7 2 (0.61%) jQuery
7 2 (0.61%) J2EE
7 2 (0.61%) JDBC
7 2 (0.61%) SOAP
7 2 (0.61%) MDX
7 2 (0.61%) WCF
7 2 (0.61%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 21 (6.36%) NHS
2 13 (3.94%) Replication
3 10 (3.03%) Management Information System
3 10 (3.03%) Open Source
4 9 (2.73%) Client/Server
5 8 (2.42%) Reference Data
6 7 (2.12%) Clustering
7 6 (1.82%) CESG
7 6 (1.82%) Data Extraction
8 5 (1.52%) CMDB
9 4 (1.21%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.91%) Statistics
10 3 (0.91%) SCADA
10 3 (0.91%) Social Media
10 3 (0.91%) APACS
10 3 (0.91%) Blackberry
10 3 (0.91%) SWIFT
10 3 (0.91%) Mobile Payment
11 2 (0.61%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.61%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 78 (23.64%) Windows
2 47 (14.24%) Windows 7
3 21 (6.36%) Windows XP
4 15 (4.55%) Linux
5 13 (3.94%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (3.03%) UNIX
7 9 (2.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (1.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (1.21%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.91%) VMS
10 2 (0.61%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.61%) CentOS
11 1 (0.30%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.30%) zOS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000
11 1 (0.30%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (33.94%) Data Migration
2 31 (9.39%) ETL
3 28 (8.48%) Business Intelligence
3 28 (8.48%) Project Management
4 27 (8.18%) Data Analysis
5 24 (7.27%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 19 (5.76%) Data Modelling
8 17 (5.15%) ITIL
9 16 (4.85%) User Acceptance Testing
10 14 (4.24%) Data Management
11 13 (3.94%) TOGAF
11 13 (3.94%) Business Analysis
11 13 (3.94%) Validation
12 12 (3.64%) Data Mapping
13 11 (3.33%) Information Assurance
13 11 (3.33%) ERP
14 10 (3.03%) Business Transformation
15 9 (2.73%) Information Architecture
15 9 (2.73%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 78 (23.64%) SQL
2 22 (6.67%) Java
3 16 (4.85%) T-SQL
4 14 (4.24%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.64%) VB
6 10 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 7 (2.12%) C#
8 6 (1.82%) PHP
8 6 (1.82%) VBA
9 5 (1.52%) C
9 5 (1.52%) Perl
10 4 (1.21%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.21%) Korn
11 3 (0.91%) Bash Shell
11 3 (0.91%) VB.NET
12 2 (0.61%) ABAP
12 2 (0.61%) VB6
13 1 (0.30%) Groovy
13 1 (0.30%) FoxPro (VFP)
13 1 (0.30%) AWK
Qualifications
1 49 (14.85%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.42%) Degree
4 6 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.82%) ISEB
4 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.52%) ACCA
5 5 (1.52%) CIMA
5 5 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 2 (0.61%) ISTQB
6 2 (0.61%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.61%) MCSE
7 1 (0.30%) CCNP
7 1 (0.30%) CCNA
7 1 (0.30%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.30%) OCA
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Certification
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Certification
7 1 (0.30%) MCP
7 1 (0.30%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.64%) QA
2 11 (3.33%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.61%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.30%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) COREP
4 1 (0.30%) FINREP
System Software
1 20 (6.06%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.42%) ISA Server
4 5 (1.52%) VMware ESX
5 4 (1.21%) NFS
6 3 (0.91%) XenDesktop
6 3 (0.91%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (0.91%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.61%) Sendmail
7 2 (0.61%) XenApp
7 2 (0.61%) Samba
8 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.30%) XenServer
8 1 (0.30%) vSphere
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (2.12%) SCCM
2 3 (0.91%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.61%) SCOM
3 2 (0.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.30%) Puppet
Vendors
1 67 (20.30%) Microsoft
2 30 (9.09%) Oracle
3 17 (5.15%) SAP
4 15 (4.55%) VMware
5 11 (3.33%) Business Objects
6 9 (2.73%) HP
7 7 (2.12%) Cisco
7 7 (2.12%) Casewise
8 6 (1.82%) Informatica
8 6 (1.82%) EMC
9 5 (1.52%) JBoss
9 5 (1.52%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (1.52%) Brocade
10 4 (1.21%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.21%) CheckPoint
10 4 (1.21%) Citrix
11 3 (0.91%) NetApp
11 3 (0.91%) Dell
11 3 (0.91%) IBM
11 3 (0.91%) Lotus
Swindon, Wiltshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
Plymouth, Devon
Netforte Consulting Limited
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South West England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Bournemouth
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £150 - £250 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Dorset
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Cheltenham
2I Resourcing
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Reed Technology - UK Posting Account
Rate: £750 - £850 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Bristol
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £15 - £25.00 per hour + Negotiable
Posted: 19 days ago
Bristol
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Rate: £500 - 650 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
Swindon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago