The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 28 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 24 29 12
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Contract jobs citing Migration 58 43 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.27% 5.13% 9.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.12% 6.64% 13.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 17 20
Average daily rate
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£328 £314 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.29% -10.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £175 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £432 £495 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 5
Average hourly rate £13.70 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.72 - £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 - £21.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £16.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.57%
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
636 648 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 79.70% 77.33% 72.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 435 416 200
Average daily rate £365 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 11 10
Average hourly rate £15.13 £25.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.50% +66.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.16 £15.32 £12.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £52.50 £17.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Wales region over the 3 months to 28 May 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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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
South Wales +8 36 £338 +1.88% 5
West Wales +18 14 £265 -15.60% 1
North Wales 0 5 £270 -
Migration
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 63 (54.78%) Data Migration
2 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
3 38 (33.04%) SQL
4 30 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (25.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 25 (21.74%) ETL
7 23 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 22 (19.13%) Finance
9 20 (17.39%) T-SQL
10 16 (13.91%) NHS
10 16 (13.91%) XML
10 16 (13.91%) PRINCE2
10 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
11 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (13.04%) SharePoint
11 15 (13.04%) Project Management
12 14 (12.17%) Scrum
12 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
12 14 (12.17%) Windows
12 14 (12.17%) MS Office
12 14 (12.17%) Data Modelling
13 12 (10.43%) Office 365
14 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2005
14 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio
15 10 (8.70%) Cisco
15 10 (8.70%) Validation
15 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
15 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 15 (13.04%) SharePoint
2 5 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (2.61%) Lync
3 3 (2.61%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.74%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.87%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.87%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (12.17%) MS Excel
1 14 (12.17%) MS Office
2 7 (6.09%) MS Visio
3 5 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (6.96%) Agresso
2 1 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (10.43%) Office 365
3 2 (1.74%) IaaS
4 1 (0.87%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.87%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.61%) Intranet
1 3 (2.61%) DNS
1 3 (2.61%) DHCP
2 2 (1.74%) WAN
2 2 (1.74%) LAN
3 1 (0.87%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.87%) Softswitch
3 1 (0.87%) VLAN
3 1 (0.87%) Firewall
3 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.87%) Internet
3 1 (0.87%) IPv4
3 1 (0.87%) SAN
3 1 (0.87%) VoIP
3 1 (0.87%) ISDN
3 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (35.65%) SQL Server
2 29 (25.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 23 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (9.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 9 (7.83%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (6.96%) RDBMS
7 8 (6.96%) Firebird
7 8 (6.96%) Relational Database
8 7 (6.09%) SQL Server 2000
9 6 (5.22%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (3.48%) DTS
11 4 (3.48%) DataStage
12 2 (1.74%) InterBase
12 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (1.74%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 11 (9.57%) Visual Studio
2 8 (6.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 4 (3.48%) LSMW
5 1 (0.87%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.87%) Selenium
5 1 (0.87%) Subversion
General
1 22 (19.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.35%) Publishing
3 3 (2.61%) Banking
3 3 (2.61%) Back Office
4 2 (1.74%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.74%) Retail
5 1 (0.87%) Legal
5 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 30 (26.09%) Analyst
2 19 (16.52%) Developer
3 16 (13.91%) Business Analyst
4 11 (9.57%) SQL Developer
5 10 (8.70%) Architect
6 9 (7.83%) Voice Engineer
7 8 (6.96%) Support Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 7 (6.09%) Data Analyst
8 7 (6.09%) Data Architect
8 7 (6.09%) Test Analyst
9 6 (5.22%) Project Manager
9 6 (5.22%) Consultant
10 5 (4.35%) Desktop Support
11 4 (3.48%) Software Developer
11 4 (3.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) SAP Manager
11 4 (3.48%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (3.48%) Data Manager
11 4 (3.48%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.91%) XML
2 5 (4.35%) jQuery
2 5 (4.35%) HTML
2 5 (4.35%) CSS
3 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.48%) .NET
4 3 (2.61%) CSS3
4 3 (2.61%) HTML5
4 3 (2.61%) Ajax
5 2 (1.74%) SOAP
5 2 (1.74%) Web Services
5 2 (1.74%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.87%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) NHS
2 10 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.22%) GIS
3 6 (5.22%) Taxonomies
4 4 (3.48%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.61%) Data Structures
5 3 (2.61%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.74%) Clustering
6 2 (1.74%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.87%) BYOD
7 1 (0.87%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.87%) Life Science
7 1 (0.87%) Data Conversion
7 1 (0.87%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (12.17%) Windows
2 8 (6.96%) Windows 7
3 6 (5.22%) Linux
4 3 (2.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.61%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.61%) UNIX
5 2 (1.74%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.87%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.87%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (54.78%) Data Migration
2 29 (25.22%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (21.74%) ETL
4 16 (13.91%) PRINCE2
4 16 (13.91%) Business Analysis
5 15 (13.04%) Project Management
6 14 (12.17%) Scrum
6 14 (12.17%) Data Modelling
7 10 (8.70%) Validation
8 7 (6.09%) SDLC
8 7 (6.09%) Integration Testing
8 7 (6.09%) Software Engineering
8 7 (6.09%) Knowledge Management
8 7 (6.09%) ITIL
9 6 (5.22%) Information Security
9 6 (5.22%) Service Management
9 6 (5.22%) Performance Testing
9 6 (5.22%) Data Governance
9 6 (5.22%) System Integration Testing
10 5 (4.35%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (33.04%) SQL
2 20 (17.39%) T-SQL
3 8 (6.96%) C#
4 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.74%) C
5 2 (1.74%) Delphi
6 1 (0.87%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 10 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.35%) Degree
3 4 (3.48%) ISEB
4 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
4 3 (2.61%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.74%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.74%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.87%) APMG
6 1 (0.87%) MCTS
6 1 (0.87%) MCITP
6 1 (0.87%) MCSE
6 1 (0.87%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.87%) CCNP
6 1 (0.87%) CCNA
6 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.74%) SLA
2 2 (1.74%) QA
3 1 (0.87%) GxP
System Software
1 5 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (7.83%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.74%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.87%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 10 (8.70%) Cisco
3 7 (6.09%) SAP
4 6 (5.22%) Oracle
5 5 (4.35%) Casewise
6 4 (3.48%) VMware
7 3 (2.61%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.74%) Informatica
8 2 (1.74%) HP
9 1 (0.87%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.87%) Google
9 1 (0.87%) Cognos
9 1 (0.87%) Avaya
9 1 (0.87%) CommVault
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