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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 25 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Contract jobs citing Migration 182 190 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 6.11% 5.89% 6.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.54% 7.82% 8.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 119 92
Average daily rate £350 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £300 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £513 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £355
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +8.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 17
Average hourly rate £15.38 £22.69 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.23% +62.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £13.00 £9.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.55 £30.00 £18.06
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.00 £17.11
% change year-on-year
- -0.65%
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
2415 2429 1925
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 81.07% 75.34% 74.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 1674 1599 1213
Average daily rate £380 £405 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.17% +8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 108 97
Average hourly rate £42.50 £36.40 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.75% +34.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.63 £16.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 10 February 2016.

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
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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Bristol +4 50 £350 -7.89% 8
Wiltshire -3 50 £350 -26.31% 5
Gloucestershire +24 24 £388 -6.06% 2
Somerset +2 23 £400 -5.88% 2
Devon -2 14 £375 -6.25% 2
Dorset -6 13 £313 -16.66% 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 138 (38.55%) Data Migration
2 83 (23.18%) SQL
2 83 (23.18%) Security Cleared
3 78 (21.79%) Windows
4 68 (18.99%) Microsoft
5 65 (18.16%) Finance
6 59 (16.48%) ETL
7 58 (16.20%) SQL Server
8 50 (13.97%) SC Cleared
9 48 (13.41%) Active Directory
10 38 (10.61%) Project Management
11 37 (10.34%) Data Centre
12 34 (9.50%) Windows Server
12 34 (9.50%) MS Exchange
13 33 (9.22%) Telecoms
14 32 (8.94%) ITIL
14 32 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
15 29 (8.10%) JavaScript
15 29 (8.10%) Relational Database
16 28 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
16 28 (7.82%) CSS
17 27 (7.54%) PRINCE2
17 27 (7.54%) CRM
17 27 (7.54%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (7.26%) Office 365
18 26 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
18 26 (7.26%) VMware
19 25 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
20 24 (6.70%) HTML
20 24 (6.70%) Java

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 (9.50%) MS Exchange
2 26 (7.26%) Exchange Server 2013
3 24 (6.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (4.75%) Skype for Business
5 15 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (3.63%) SharePoint
7 12 (3.35%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.96%) CMS
9 6 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (1.40%) BizTalk Server
10 5 (1.40%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (0.84%) Eucalyptus
11 3 (0.84%) JBoss
11 3 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.84%) WebLogic
12 2 (0.56%) IBM Notes
12 2 (0.56%) IIS
12 2 (0.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 20 (5.59%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.31%) MS Office
3 5 (1.40%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.84%) InfoPath
4 3 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) MS Project
6 1 (0.28%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.12%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.56%) Hi Portfolio
3 2 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.28%) Northgate Housing
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.28%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 1 (0.28%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.28%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 26 (7.26%) Office 365
2 13 (3.63%) GitHub
2 13 (3.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.68%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (1.12%) IaaS
5 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.28%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 16 (4.47%) Firewall
2 14 (3.91%) LAN
3 13 (3.63%) HTTP
4 12 (3.35%) DNS
4 12 (3.35%) Skype
4 12 (3.35%) WAN
5 9 (2.51%) DHCP
5 9 (2.51%) Internet
6 8 (2.23%) SAN
7 6 (1.68%) Ethernet
7 6 (1.68%) TCP/IP
8 5 (1.40%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (1.40%) Network Security
9 4 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (1.12%) Remote Desktop
9 4 (1.12%) Unified Communications
10 3 (0.84%) NAS
10 3 (0.84%) VLAN
10 3 (0.84%) VPN
11 2 (0.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (16.20%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.10%) Relational Database
3 24 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
4 18 (5.03%) PostgreSQL
5 17 (4.75%) MongoDB
5 17 (4.75%) NoSQL
6 16 (4.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 14 (3.91%) RDBMS
8 11 (3.07%) Oracle Database
9 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
9 10 (2.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 9 (2.51%) QlikView
11 6 (1.68%) MySQL
12 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
12 5 (1.40%) SSDT
13 4 (1.12%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
14 3 (0.84%) MS Access
14 3 (0.84%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 16 (4.47%) Git (software)
2 14 (3.91%) Cucumber
2 14 (3.91%) JUnit
3 13 (3.63%) Capybara
3 13 (3.63%) Subversion
4 12 (3.35%) git-flow
4 12 (3.35%) RSpec
5 8 (2.23%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.23%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.68%) Selenium
7 4 (1.12%) ERwin
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.56%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.56%) LSMW
9 2 (0.56%) MSI
9 2 (0.56%) Rational Rose
9 2 (0.56%) Toad
9 2 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 1 (0.28%) Maven
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 65 (18.16%) Finance
2 33 (9.22%) Telecoms
3 19 (5.31%) Banking
4 10 (2.79%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.51%) Marketing
6 8 (2.23%) Electronics
7 5 (1.40%) Back Office
7 5 (1.40%) Retail
7 5 (1.40%) Retail Banking
8 3 (0.84%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.28%) Military
10 1 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 62 (17.32%) Analyst
2 60 (16.76%) Developer
3 31 (8.66%) Architect
4 24 (6.70%) Consultant
5 23 (6.42%) Business Analyst
5 23 (6.42%) Project Manager
6 19 (5.31%) Windows Engineer
7 13 (3.63%) Ruby Developer
8 12 (3.35%) Migration Engineer
9 11 (3.07%) Data Analyst
9 11 (3.07%) SQL Developer
9 11 (3.07%) Support Engineer
10 10 (2.79%) Data Architect
10 10 (2.79%) DBA
10 10 (2.79%) Migration Consultant
10 10 (2.79%) Technical Analyst
11 9 (2.51%) Coordinator
11 9 (2.51%) Migration Analyst
11 9 (2.51%) Project Coordinator
12 8 (2.23%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (7.82%) CSS
2 24 (6.70%) HTML
3 19 (5.31%) .NET
4 18 (5.03%) Ruby on Rails
5 17 (4.75%) Sass
6 13 (3.63%) Web Services
7 7 (1.96%) jQuery
8 6 (1.68%) Middleware
9 5 (1.40%) ASP.NET
9 5 (1.40%) XML
10 4 (1.12%) HTML5
11 3 (0.84%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.84%) Java EE
11 3 (0.84%) React
11 3 (0.84%) Spring
12 2 (0.56%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.56%) Ajax
12 2 (0.56%) Hibernate
12 2 (0.56%) WCF
12 2 (0.56%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 37 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 28 (7.82%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (3.63%) Visualisation
4 10 (2.79%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.51%) Replication
6 7 (1.96%) Driving Licence
6 7 (1.96%) NHS
7 5 (1.40%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.40%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.40%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.12%) Data Extraction
8 4 (1.12%) Mathematics
8 4 (1.12%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.84%) Data Conversion
9 3 (0.84%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.84%) Statistics
10 2 (0.56%) APACS
10 2 (0.56%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.56%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 78 (21.79%) Windows
2 34 (9.50%) Windows Server
3 27 (7.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (6.42%) Linux
4 23 (6.42%) Unix
5 20 (5.59%) Windows 7
6 19 (5.31%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (5.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (3.91%) Windows XP
8 13 (3.63%) Mac OS X
9 6 (1.68%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.40%) Windows 10
11 3 (0.84%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.56%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.28%) AIX
13 1 (0.28%) Android
13 1 (0.28%) Debian
13 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.28%) Solaris
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (38.55%) Data Migration
2 59 (16.48%) ETL
3 38 (10.61%) Project Management
4 32 (8.94%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (8.94%) ITIL
5 27 (7.54%) CRM
5 27 (7.54%) PRINCE2
6 25 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (6.70%) Business Intelligence
8 23 (6.42%) Open Source
9 22 (6.15%) Unit Testing
10 21 (5.87%) Configuration Management
10 21 (5.87%) Data Modelling
11 20 (5.59%) Data Analysis
12 15 (4.19%) Programme Management
13 14 (3.91%) Business Analysis
13 14 (3.91%) Integration Testing
14 13 (3.63%) Release Management
14 13 (3.63%) Waterfall
14 13 (3.63%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 83 (23.18%) SQL
2 29 (8.10%) JavaScript
3 24 (6.70%) Java
4 22 (6.15%) PowerShell
5 19 (5.31%) Ruby
6 13 (3.63%) Python
6 13 (3.63%) Scala
7 11 (3.07%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.79%) C#
9 9 (2.51%) VBScript
10 7 (1.96%) VB
11 6 (1.68%) C
11 6 (1.68%) PL/SQL
12 5 (1.40%) COBOL
13 4 (1.12%) C++
14 3 (0.84%) Groovy
14 3 (0.84%) PHP
14 3 (0.84%) VBA
15 2 (0.56%) ABAP
15 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (23.18%) Security Cleared
2 50 (13.97%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (2.79%) DV Cleared
4 10 (2.79%) MCSA
5 9 (2.51%) MCSE
6 8 (2.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (1.40%) ISEB
9 4 (1.12%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.12%) CCIE
9 4 (1.12%) CCNP
9 4 (1.12%) CISSP
9 4 (1.12%) Degree
9 4 (1.12%) ISTQB
10 3 (0.84%) CCNA
10 3 (0.84%) MCAD
10 3 (0.84%) MCITP
10 3 (0.84%) MCSD
10 3 (0.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (4.75%) QA
2 12 (3.35%) JSP 440
3 6 (1.68%) SLA
4 5 (1.40%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.40%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (1.12%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.84%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.84%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.56%) SEPA
8 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 48 (13.41%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.19%) vSphere
4 9 (2.51%) VMware ESX
4 9 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.40%) Hyper-V
6 4 (1.12%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.56%) vCloud
7 2 (0.56%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.28%) Firmware
8 1 (0.28%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (1.40%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.40%) SCCM
2 5 (1.40%) WSUS
3 3 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.56%) Data Guard
4 2 (0.56%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.56%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (0.56%) Puppet
5 1 (0.28%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.28%) AppDNA
5 1 (0.28%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.28%) SCOM
5 1 (0.28%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 68 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 26 (7.26%) VMware
3 23 (6.42%) Oracle
4 21 (5.87%) SAP
5 13 (3.63%) Cisco
6 11 (3.07%) NetApp
7 10 (2.79%) HP
8 8 (2.23%) CA
8 8 (2.23%) IBM
9 7 (1.96%) Symantec
10 6 (1.68%) Citrix
10 6 (1.68%) Sophos
10 6 (1.68%) Teradata
11 5 (1.40%) Barracuda Networks
11 5 (1.40%) Informatica
12 4 (1.12%) Google
12 4 (1.12%) Intel Security
12 4 (1.12%) IronPort
13 3 (0.84%) Forcepoint
13 3 (0.84%) Salesforce.com
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