The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 48 30 31
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing Migration 33 53 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 4.04% 7.54% 6.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.80% 9.46% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 27
Median daily rate £413 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £292 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £445 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £373
% change year-on-year
- +7.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Median hourly rate £13.88 £13.80 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.54% -65.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 £10.71 £20.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.98 £25.23 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.38 £15.25 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+20.49% -10.29%
Migration
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
687 560 632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 84.19% 79.66% 81.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 509 431 412
Median daily rate £433 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £460 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 22 14
Median hourly rate £43.00 £19.96 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.43% -11.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.68 £11.00 £12.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £52.03 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Wales region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Wales

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

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

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Wales region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +2 29 £413 +10.00% 2
West Wales -29 3 £350 +16.66%
North Wales - 1 - -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Migration.

1 23 (31.51%) Data Migration
2 22 (30.14%) SQL
3 18 (24.66%) Windows
4 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 13 (17.81%) VMware
6 12 (16.44%) SAP
6 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
6 12 (16.44%) Citrix
7 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
7 11 (15.07%) HP
7 11 (15.07%) Information Security
8 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (12.33%) Service Management
8 9 (12.33%) Data Mapping
8 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Software
8 9 (12.33%) Data Centre
8 9 (12.33%) Windows Server
9 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
9 8 (10.96%) NetApp
9 8 (10.96%) Project Management
9 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
9 8 (10.96%) SAN
10 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
11 6 (8.22%) SDLC
11 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (8.22%) Degree

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.11%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.11%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.74%) ArcGIS
2 2 (2.74%) ArcSDE
3 1 (1.37%) IBM Notes
3 1 (1.37%) IIS
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.37%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.74%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.74%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.74%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.11%) Office 365
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 2 (2.74%) Amazon S3
3 2 (2.74%) PaaS
3 2 (2.74%) Route 53
3 2 (2.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 1 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) SAN
2 1 (1.37%) Broadband
2 1 (1.37%) DHCP
2 1 (1.37%) DNS
2 1 (1.37%) Firewall
2 1 (1.37%) LAN
2 1 (1.37%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.37%) VPN
2 1 (1.37%) WAN
2 1 (1.37%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (19.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 12 (16.44%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (6.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (4.11%) Biml
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.74%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.74%) GIS
6 2 (2.74%) Oracle Database 12c
6 2 (2.74%) Spatial Data
7 1 (1.37%) MySQL
7 1 (1.37%) OLTP
7 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) HP UFT
1 3 (4.11%) JMeter
1 3 (4.11%) LoadRunner
1 3 (4.11%) Rational Performance Tester
1 3 (4.11%) Selenium
1 3 (4.11%) SoapUI
1 3 (4.11%) The Grinder
1 3 (4.11%) WinRunner
2 1 (1.37%) Bazaar
2 1 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.37%) LSMW
2 1 (1.37%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.37%) Subversion
2 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
2 4 (5.48%) Advertising
3 2 (2.74%) Banking
4 1 (1.37%) Military
4 1 (1.37%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (15.07%) Architect
2 10 (13.70%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Consultant
4 7 (9.59%) Developer
4 7 (9.59%) Technical Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Migration Architect
6 5 (6.85%) DBA
6 5 (6.85%) Desktop Support
6 5 (6.85%) Migration Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) SQL Developer
6 5 (6.85%) SSIS Developer
7 4 (5.48%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) J2EE
1 3 (4.11%) SOAP
2 2 (2.74%) .NET
2 2 (2.74%) HTML
2 2 (2.74%) Kafka
3 1 (1.37%) CSS
3 1 (1.37%) HTML5
3 1 (1.37%) REST
3 1 (1.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Data Centre
1 9 (12.33%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.74%) Clustering
4 2 (2.74%) NHS
4 2 (2.74%) User Experience
5 1 (1.37%) CMDB
5 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.37%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.37%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (24.66%) Windows
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (9.59%) Windows 7
4 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.74%) Linux
5 2 (2.74%) Unix
5 2 (2.74%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) Data Migration
2 11 (15.07%) Information Security
3 9 (12.33%) Data Mapping
3 9 (12.33%) Service Management
4 8 (10.96%) Project Management
5 7 (9.59%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (8.22%) Risk Management
6 6 (8.22%) SDLC
7 5 (6.85%) ETL
8 4 (5.48%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (5.48%) ITIL
8 4 (5.48%) Project Governance
8 4 (5.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 3 (4.11%) Data Transformation
9 3 (4.11%) High Availability
9 3 (4.11%) Load Testing
9 3 (4.11%) OpenUP
9 3 (4.11%) Performance Testing
9 3 (4.11%) V-Model
9 3 (4.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (30.14%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) PL/SQL
3 3 (4.11%) C
3 3 (4.11%) Groovy
3 3 (4.11%) Java
3 3 (4.11%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.74%) ABAP
4 2 (2.74%) C#
5 1 (1.37%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.37%) VB
5 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.96%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.48%) ISEB
4 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.37%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.37%) ISTQB
5 1 (1.37%) MCP
5 1 (1.37%) MCSD
5 1 (1.37%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (10.96%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.11%) XenApp
3 2 (2.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.74%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (1.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.37%) Docker
4 1 (1.37%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (4.11%) Ansible
1 3 (4.11%) Backup Exec
1 3 (4.11%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.74%) Failover Clustering
2 2 (2.74%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 2 (2.74%) SCOM
2 2 (2.74%) Terraform
3 1 (1.37%) Fluentd
3 1 (1.37%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.37%) Marathon
3 1 (1.37%) Mesos
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.37%) Piwik
Vendors
1 13 (17.81%) VMware
2 12 (16.44%) Citrix
2 12 (16.44%) SAP
3 11 (15.07%) HP
3 11 (15.07%) Microsoft
4 8 (10.96%) NetApp
5 5 (6.85%) Oracle
6 3 (4.11%) Siebel
7 2 (2.74%) ESRI
8 1 (1.37%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (1.37%) Avaya
8 1 (1.37%) Cisco
8 1 (1.37%) Dell
8 1 (1.37%) Fortinet
8 1 (1.37%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.37%) IBM
8 1 (1.37%) Lotus
8 1 (1.37%) Sun
8 1 (1.37%) Trend Micro
8 1 (1.37%) Veritas