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 28 April 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
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 25 22 38
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Contract jobs citing Migration 178 207 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 5.75% 6.50% 4.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.55% 8.42% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 113 67
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £214 £143 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 4
Average hourly rate £15.25 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.90% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £11.27 £14.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.65 £18.00 £92.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+15.15% -26.66%
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
2357 2457 1624
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 76.20% 77.09% 70.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1528 1000
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 105 62
Average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.25 £12.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £42.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-1.61% -3.12%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +12 45 £381 +8.92% 8
Bristol +12 42 £344 -13.52% 9
Gloucestershire -5 28 £325 -7.14% 8
Somerset +4 19 £360 -1.36% 4
Dorset -8 8 £369 -6.64% 5
Cornwall -5 6 £213 +51.78% 2
Devon -13 5 £313 -3.84% 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 149 (40.71%) Data Migration
2 94 (25.68%) Windows
3 86 (23.50%) SQL
4 64 (17.49%) Finance
5 48 (13.11%) Security Cleared
6 47 (12.84%) Oracle
7 45 (12.30%) Microsoft
8 44 (12.02%) Windows 7
9 43 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 41 (11.20%) Data Warehouse
11 37 (10.11%) Active Directory
11 37 (10.11%) ETL
12 33 (9.02%) SQL Server
12 33 (9.02%) VMware
12 33 (9.02%) SC Cleared
13 30 (8.20%) Linux
13 30 (8.20%) NHS
14 28 (7.65%) Windows XP
14 28 (7.65%) Project Management
15 27 (7.38%) SAP
16 26 (7.10%) Data Modelling
17 25 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (6.83%) Oracle Database
18 24 (6.56%) Data Analysis
19 23 (6.28%) .NET
20 22 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (5.74%) UNIX
22 20 (5.46%) Solaris
22 20 (5.46%) Business Objects
22 20 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (4.37%) SharePoint
2 15 (4.10%) MS Exchange
3 10 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (2.46%) Oracle 9iAS
4 9 (2.46%) Oracle Application Server
5 7 (1.91%) IIS
6 6 (1.64%) IBM Notes
6 6 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (1.64%) Lync
7 5 (1.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (1.37%) Eucalyptus
7 5 (1.37%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.37%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (1.09%) Apache
8 4 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.09%) Liferay
9 3 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (0.82%) SAS
10 2 (0.55%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (4.37%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.83%) MS Office
3 5 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) SPSS
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
5 1 (0.27%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.27%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 10 (2.73%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.46%) Oracle 11i
2 9 (2.46%) Oracle EBS R12
3 6 (1.64%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (1.37%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (1.09%) SAP QM
6 3 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
7 2 (0.55%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.55%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.55%) Agresso
7 2 (0.55%) assyst
7 2 (0.55%) SAP FI-GL
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.55%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.27%) Magento
8 1 (0.27%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
8 1 (0.27%) Findur
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.73%) Office 365
2 8 (2.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (4.92%) Firewall
2 13 (3.55%) WAN
2 13 (3.55%) DNS
2 13 (3.55%) LAN
3 8 (2.19%) DHCP
4 7 (1.91%) Ethernet
4 7 (1.91%) SAN
5 5 (1.37%) IPsec
6 4 (1.09%) VPN
7 3 (0.82%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.82%) Network Security
7 3 (0.82%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.82%) SMTP
8 2 (0.55%) FTP
8 2 (0.55%) VLAN
9 1 (0.27%) GGSN
9 1 (0.27%) SGSN
9 1 (0.27%) LTE
9 1 (0.27%) NAS
9 1 (0.27%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (11.20%) Data Warehouse
2 33 (9.02%) SQL Server
3 25 (6.83%) Oracle Database
4 20 (5.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 18 (4.92%) Oracle Database 11g
6 13 (3.55%) Oracle Database 10g
6 13 (3.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (2.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (2.73%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 9 (2.46%) Oracle Database 12c
8 9 (2.46%) Oracle Exadata
8 9 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (2.19%) MySQL
10 6 (1.64%) PowerCenter
11 4 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
12 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2000
12 3 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
12 3 (0.82%) DTS
12 3 (0.82%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (2.73%) MSI
2 5 (1.37%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (0.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.27%) Ant
4 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.27%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.27%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (0.27%) ERwin
4 1 (0.27%) NetBeans
4 1 (0.27%) Subversion
4 1 (0.27%) Maven
4 1 (0.27%) Selenium
4 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.27%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.27%) MSTest
4 1 (0.27%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (17.49%) Finance
2 18 (4.92%) Banking
3 14 (3.83%) Telecoms
4 13 (3.55%) Retail
5 11 (3.01%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.64%) Retail Banking
7 5 (1.37%) Marketing
7 5 (1.37%) Electronics
8 4 (1.09%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.55%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.27%) Back Office
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Billing
Job Titles
1 76 (20.77%) Analyst
2 54 (14.75%) Developer
3 49 (13.39%) Consultant
4 44 (12.02%) Business Analyst
5 30 (8.20%) Project Manager
6 21 (5.74%) Administrator
7 19 (5.19%) SQL Developer
8 17 (4.64%) Architect
8 17 (4.64%) DBA
9 16 (4.37%) Data Analyst
10 15 (4.10%) Test Manager
10 15 (4.10%) Data Modeller
11 13 (3.55%) Oracle DBA
12 11 (3.01%) Migration Consultant
13 10 (2.73%) Applications Packager
13 10 (2.73%) SAP Consultant
13 10 (2.73%) Data Migration Analyst
14 8 (2.19%) Support Engineer
14 8 (2.19%) 3rd Line Support
15 7 (1.91%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (6.28%) .NET
2 8 (2.19%) ASP.NET
2 8 (2.19%) Application Packaging
3 5 (1.37%) Java EE
3 5 (1.37%) Middleware
4 4 (1.09%) XML
5 2 (0.55%) SAP Basis
5 2 (0.55%) Lucene
6 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.27%) CSS
6 1 (0.27%) JSP
6 1 (0.27%) Classic ASP
6 1 (0.27%) XSL
6 1 (0.27%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.27%) HTML
6 1 (0.27%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 30 (8.20%) NHS
2 18 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (2.19%) Replication
4 5 (1.37%) DTV
4 5 (1.37%) Private Cloud
4 5 (1.37%) Public Cloud
4 5 (1.37%) FMCG
5 4 (1.09%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.09%) Clustering
5 4 (1.09%) Statistics
6 3 (0.82%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.55%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.55%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.27%) Open Source
8 1 (0.27%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.27%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.27%) Informatics
8 1 (0.27%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.27%) CMDB
8 1 (0.27%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 94 (25.68%) Windows
2 44 (12.02%) Windows 7
3 30 (8.20%) Linux
4 28 (7.65%) Windows XP
5 21 (5.74%) UNIX
6 20 (5.46%) Solaris
6 20 (5.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (4.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 8 (2.19%) Windows 8
10 5 (1.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.09%) AIX
12 3 (0.82%) Windows NT
12 3 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.27%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (40.71%) Data Migration
2 43 (11.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (10.11%) ETL
4 28 (7.65%) Project Management
5 26 (7.10%) Data Modelling
6 24 (6.56%) Data Analysis
7 22 (6.01%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (4.10%) ITIL
9 15 (4.10%) Service Management
9 15 (4.10%) Programme Management
10 14 (3.83%) Business Analysis
10 14 (3.83%) PRINCE2
11 13 (3.55%) Business Transformation
12 12 (3.28%) Change Management
13 9 (2.46%) CRM
13 9 (2.46%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (2.46%) Test Scripting
14 8 (2.19%) Asset Management
14 8 (2.19%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 86 (23.50%) SQL
2 13 (3.55%) PL/SQL
3 11 (3.01%) C#
4 10 (2.73%) Java
4 10 (2.73%) T-SQL
5 6 (1.64%) VB
5 6 (1.64%) VBA
6 5 (1.37%) PowerShell
7 4 (1.09%) PHP
8 3 (0.82%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.82%) ABAP
9 2 (0.55%) C
10 1 (0.27%) VBScript
10 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.27%) C++
10 1 (0.27%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 48 (13.11%) Security Cleared
2 33 (9.02%) SC Cleared
3 10 (2.73%) Oracle Certification
4 8 (2.19%) DV Cleared
5 6 (1.64%) A+ Certification
5 6 (1.64%) MOS
6 5 (1.37%) Degree
7 4 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 4 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.09%) CCNA
8 3 (0.82%) ISEB
8 3 (0.82%) CCNP
8 3 (0.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (0.55%) APMP
10 1 (0.27%) OCA
10 1 (0.27%) MCSE
10 1 (0.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.46%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.91%) HL7
3 6 (1.64%) QA
4 3 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.55%) Solvency II
6 1 (0.27%) JSP 440
System Software
1 37 (10.11%) Active Directory
2 25 (6.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.46%) Hyper-V
3 9 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (2.46%) Oracle RAC
4 7 (1.91%) XenApp
5 5 (1.37%) VMware Server
5 5 (1.37%) vSphere
6 2 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (2.46%) SCCM
2 5 (1.37%) NetBackup
2 5 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.55%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (0.27%) WMI
4 1 (0.27%) SCOM
Vendors
1 47 (12.84%) Oracle
2 45 (12.30%) Microsoft
3 33 (9.02%) VMware
4 27 (7.38%) SAP
5 20 (5.46%) Business Objects
6 19 (5.19%) Cisco
7 15 (4.10%) Citrix
8 10 (2.73%) Informatica
9 9 (2.46%) Symantec
9 9 (2.46%) IBM
10 8 (2.19%) Cerner
11 7 (1.91%) HP
12 6 (1.64%) McAfee
12 6 (1.64%) NetApp
12 6 (1.64%) Lotus
13 5 (1.37%) Red Hat
13 5 (1.37%) CheckPoint
13 5 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 5 (1.37%) Teradata
14 4 (1.09%) Wyse
Bath
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Somerset
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £445 per day + competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £200 - £225 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Gloucestershire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Cornwall
Computer Futures
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £445 per day
Posted: 27 days ago