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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 10 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Contract jobs citing Migration 62 86 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.92% 9.84% 5.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.87% 12.39% 7.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 42 22
Median daily rate £281 £339 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.97% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £271 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £424 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 1
Median hourly rate £11.06 £13.70 £70.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.25% -80.42%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £16.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -22.61%
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
447 694 603
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 78.70% 79.41% 80.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 312 481 396
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £460 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 26 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £15.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+153.96% -37.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £9.25 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.00 £32.50 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.63 £30.50 £26.98
% change year-on-year
-6.14% +13.06%

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 24 July 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 24 July 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 +10 57 £281 -17.27%
West Wales +3 4 - -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 32 (30.48%) Data Migration
2 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
3 28 (26.67%) SQL
4 26 (24.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (22.86%) Windows
6 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 19 (18.10%) Data Mapping
8 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
9 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
10 12 (11.43%) ITIL
10 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
10 12 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
10 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
11 11 (10.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 11 (10.48%) DevOps
11 11 (10.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 11 (10.48%) Ansible
11 11 (10.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 11 (10.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 11 (10.48%) Terraform
11 11 (10.48%) Amazon EC2
11 11 (10.48%) Amazon S3
11 11 (10.48%) IBM Notes
11 11 (10.48%) Lotus
11 11 (10.48%) Service Management
11 11 (10.48%) VMware
12 10 (9.52%) WAN
12 10 (9.52%) Windows 7
12 10 (9.52%) Windows Server

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 11 (10.48%) IBM Notes
2 8 (7.62%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (5.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.76%) IBM Domino
5 3 (2.86%) Apache
5 3 (2.86%) IIS
5 3 (2.86%) Jetty
5 3 (2.86%) nginx
5 3 (2.86%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.81%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.90%) MS Office
2 2 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.90%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.90%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.95%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.95%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.95%) SAP HR-PA
3 1 (0.95%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.95%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.95%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.48%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 11 (10.48%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (10.48%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 11 (10.48%) Amazon S3
2 11 (10.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 10 (9.52%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (9.52%) Route 53
4 6 (5.71%) Office 365
5 5 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (2.86%) Google App Engine
6 3 (2.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (1.90%) SaaS
8 1 (0.95%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.52%) WAN
2 8 (7.62%) LAN
2 8 (7.62%) SAN
3 5 (4.76%) DHCP
3 5 (4.76%) DNS
3 5 (4.76%) SMTP
3 5 (4.76%) TCP/IP
4 4 (3.81%) Unified Communications
5 3 (2.86%) FTP
5 3 (2.86%) HTTP
5 3 (2.86%) IPsec
5 3 (2.86%) SSL
6 2 (1.90%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (1.90%) Ethernet
6 2 (1.90%) Wireless
7 1 (0.95%) Broadband
7 1 (0.95%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (24.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 18 (17.14%) SQL Server
3 12 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (10.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 9 (8.57%) Biml
5 9 (8.57%) MySQL
6 6 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.76%) Oracle Database
8 4 (3.81%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.90%) OLAP
9 2 (1.90%) Oracle Database 12c
9 2 (1.90%) PowerPivot
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.95%) Ingres
10 1 (0.95%) NonStop SQL
10 1 (0.95%) OLTP
10 1 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.95%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (2.86%) Jenkins
1 3 (2.86%) Travis CI
2 2 (1.90%) HP UFT
2 2 (1.90%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.95%) Selenium
General
1 7 (6.67%) Finance
2 6 (5.71%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
3 1 (0.95%) Banking
3 1 (0.95%) Legal
3 1 (0.95%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.95%) Military
Job Titles
1 31 (29.52%) Analyst
2 9 (8.57%) Data Engineer
2 9 (8.57%) Developer
2 9 (8.57%) SQL Analyst
3 8 (7.62%) Migration Engineer
4 7 (6.67%) Data Migration Engineer
4 7 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (6.67%) Test Analyst
5 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (5.71%) Consultant
5 6 (5.71%) DBA
5 6 (5.71%) Desktop Support
5 6 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 6 (5.71%) SQL Developer
5 6 (5.71%) SSIS Developer
5 6 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (8.57%) Kafka
2 7 (6.67%) .NET
3 3 (2.86%) J2EE
3 3 (2.86%) LAMP
3 3 (2.86%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (2.86%) Servlets
3 3 (2.86%) XML
4 2 (1.90%) HTML
5 1 (0.95%) CSS
5 1 (0.95%) HTML5
5 1 (0.95%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (2.86%) Clustering
2 3 (2.86%) CMDB
2 3 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (2.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.90%) iPad
4 1 (0.95%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.95%) AS400
4 1 (0.95%) CESG
4 1 (0.95%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.95%) Client/Server
4 1 (0.95%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.95%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.95%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.95%) Replication
4 1 (0.95%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 24 (22.86%) Windows
2 10 (9.52%) Windows 7
2 10 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 8 (7.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (5.71%) Linux
4 6 (5.71%) Windows XP
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (2.86%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (30.48%) Data Migration
2 21 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (18.10%) Data Mapping
4 12 (11.43%) ITIL
5 11 (10.48%) DevOps
5 11 (10.48%) Service Management
6 7 (6.67%) SDLC
6 7 (6.67%) Validation
7 6 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (5.71%) Test Strategy
8 5 (4.76%) CRM
8 5 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
8 5 (4.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.76%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.81%) Analytics
9 4 (3.81%) ITSM
9 4 (3.81%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.81%) Project Management
9 4 (3.81%) Systems Analysis
10 3 (2.86%) Data Transformation
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.67%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) Perl
3 5 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.86%) Java
4 3 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.90%) C#
6 1 (0.95%) Delphi
6 1 (0.95%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.95%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (11.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (7.62%) SC Cleared
3 4 (3.81%) ISEB
4 3 (2.86%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.95%) CISSP
6 1 (0.95%) CLAS
6 1 (0.95%) Degree
6 1 (0.95%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.95%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.95%) JNCIP
6 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.90%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.90%) QA
3 1 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (12.38%) Active Directory
2 9 (8.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 6 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.86%) Xen
5 2 (1.90%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.90%) vSphere
5 2 (1.90%) XenApp
5 2 (1.90%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (10.48%) Ansible
1 11 (10.48%) Terraform
2 9 (8.57%) Fluentd
2 9 (8.57%) Marathon
2 9 (8.57%) Mesos
3 8 (7.62%) Piwik
4 4 (3.81%) Backup Exec
5 3 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
5 3 (2.86%) Puppet
6 2 (1.90%) Failover Clustering
6 2 (1.90%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (1.90%) SCOM
7 1 (0.95%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (0.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 11 (10.48%) Lotus
2 11 (10.48%) VMware
3 8 (7.62%) SAP
4 6 (5.71%) Oracle
5 5 (4.76%) Cisco
5 5 (4.76%) Citrix
5 5 (4.76%) HP
6 3 (2.86%) Avaya
6 3 (2.86%) Google
7 2 (1.90%) arcserve
7 2 (1.90%) CA
7 2 (1.90%) Dell
7 2 (1.90%) IBM
7 2 (1.90%) NetApp
7 2 (1.90%) PlateSpin
7 2 (1.90%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.90%) Riverbed
7 2 (1.90%) Symantec
7 2 (1.90%) Trend Micro