The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 18 14 18
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Migration 9 6 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 6.29% 6.90% 6.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.96% 9.68% 8.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 8
Average daily rate £385 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £278 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £670 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £355
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +9.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.00 £17.75
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -9.85%
Migration
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
113 62 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 79.02% 71.26% 76.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 86 41 66
Average daily rate £350 £350 £308
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -42.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the Staffordshire region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Staffordshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Staffordshire region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Staffordshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 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
Tamworth -1 2 £385 -48.66%
Stoke-on-Trent - 2 - - 2
Cannock - 1 £180 -
Migration
West Midlands

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) C#
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
4 3 (18.75%) Re-Platforming
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
4 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
5 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (12.50%) DevExpress
5 2 (12.50%) WCF
5 2 (12.50%) WF
5 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Ajax
5 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
5 2 (12.50%) Office 365
5 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
5 2 (12.50%) REST
5 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
5 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
5 2 (12.50%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (12.50%) VMware
5 2 (12.50%) WinForms
5 2 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (12.50%) XSD

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Staffordshire 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 1 (6.25%) Lync
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) LAN
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
1 1 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 4 (25.00%) IT Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Data Migration Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Office 365 Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
1 3 (18.75%) .NET Framework
2 2 (12.50%) ADO.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 2 (12.50%) REST
2 2 (12.50%) WCF
2 2 (12.50%) WF
2 2 (12.50%) WinForms
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) XSD
3 1 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) CMDB
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) FlexPod
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Migration
2 3 (18.75%) Programme Management
2 3 (18.75%) Re-Platforming
3 2 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 2 (12.50%) Dependency Management
3 2 (12.50%) OOD
3 2 (12.50%) OOP
3 2 (12.50%) Project Governance
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) SOA
3 2 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Workflow
4 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) ERP
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) OO
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (25.00%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (6.25%) ActionScript
4 1 (6.25%) C
4 1 (6.25%) C++
4 1 (6.25%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) TypeScript
4 1 (6.25%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO 9000
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Citrix
1 2 (12.50%) DevExpress
1 2 (12.50%) Progress
1 2 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) NetApp
2 1 (6.25%) ServiceNow