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 27 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 24 14 20
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 10 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 4.65% 8.27% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 5.99% 12.64% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
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£410 £298 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.81% +19.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £12.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £16.25 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -28.08%
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
167 87 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Staffordshire 77.67% 65.41% 62.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 50 33
Average daily rate £369 £325 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.46% +6.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £250 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 6
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.75 £21.29
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.47% -21.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.30 £15.31
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £21.92 £30.03
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

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 27 April 2015.

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 27 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
Stoke-on-Trent +1 1 £425 +42.85% 1
Tamworth - 1 - -
Stafford - 1 £425 - 1
Migration
West Midlands

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) C#
3 4 (23.53%) .NET
3 4 (23.53%) Oracle
3 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 3 (17.65%) i2
4 3 (17.65%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
4 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (11.76%) Service Management
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.76%) SAN
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) EMC
5 2 (11.76%) Remedy
5 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) Windows

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) SAN
2 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (5.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) LSMW
1 1 (5.88%) Maven
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Law
2 1 (5.88%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Director
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Java Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Developer
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.88%) XML
3 1 (5.88%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.88%) BAPI
3 1 (5.88%) Spring
3 1 (5.88%) Windows SharePoint Services
3 1 (5.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 1 (5.88%) AS400
2 1 (5.88%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (17.65%) Data Migration
1 3 (17.65%) SOA
2 2 (11.76%) PRINCE2
2 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
2 2 (11.76%) Project Management
2 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) System Testing
3 1 (5.88%) OOD
3 1 (5.88%) OO
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
3 1 (5.88%) Data Transformation
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
4 1 (5.88%) VB
4 1 (5.88%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.88%) ABAP
4 1 (5.88%) VB6
4 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
1 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Oracle
1 4 (23.53%) Citrix
2 3 (17.65%) i2
2 3 (17.65%) IBM
2 3 (17.65%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Remedy
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
3 2 (11.76%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) Sage
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.88%) SAP