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 27 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 16 22 15
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -7
Contract jobs citing Migration 57 32 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 7.88% 5.79% 7.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.98% 7.62% 10.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 16 17
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£400 £394 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £144 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £525 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £361 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.95% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.25 - £16.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £15.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -35.41%
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
519 420 310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 71.78% 75.95% 70.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 251 174
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 11 12
Average hourly rate £15.25 £33.34 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.25% +108.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £14.25 £9.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.70 £105.00 £20.33
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -12.69%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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
South Wales +6 42 £413 +6.45% 2
West Wales -6 5 £315 -55.00% 2
North Wales - 4 £155 - 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 46 (45.10%) Data Migration
2 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
3 30 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 26 (25.49%) SQL
6 25 (24.51%) ETL
7 23 (22.55%) SharePoint
8 19 (18.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (16.67%) MS Office
10 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (14.71%) T-SQL
12 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
12 14 (13.73%) Windows
12 14 (13.73%) Data Modelling
12 14 (13.73%) Office 365
13 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (12.75%) Scrum
13 13 (12.75%) Cisco
14 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
14 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 11 (10.78%) XML
15 11 (10.78%) Validation
16 10 (9.80%) Finance
16 10 (9.80%) Project Management
16 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
16 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
16 10 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
17 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
17 9 (8.82%) Cisco Prime

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (22.55%) SharePoint
2 8 (7.84%) Lync
3 6 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.92%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.94%) CMS
5 3 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.96%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.98%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.98%) WebLogic
Applications
1 17 (16.67%) MS Office
2 14 (13.73%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.88%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (13.73%) Office 365
2 12 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.96%) SaaS
4 1 (0.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.92%) WAN
2 3 (2.94%) DNS
2 3 (2.94%) Intranet
2 3 (2.94%) Internet
2 3 (2.94%) ADSL
2 3 (2.94%) LLU
3 1 (0.98%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.98%) LAN
3 1 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (36.27%) SQL Server
2 27 (26.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 19 (18.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 13 (12.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (10.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (9.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (6.86%) DTS
8 5 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (3.92%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.92%) DataStage
9 4 (3.92%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.96%) InterBase
10 2 (1.96%) Firebird
10 2 (1.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 2 (1.96%) Data Mart
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.98%) OLTP
11 1 (0.98%) MS Access
11 1 (0.98%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Visual Studio
2 5 (4.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (3.92%) LSMW
4 3 (2.94%) Subversion
4 3 (2.94%) Selenium
4 3 (2.94%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.98%) Oracle Forms
General
1 10 (9.80%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Publishing
3 2 (1.96%) Back Office
4 1 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.98%) Advertising
4 1 (0.98%) Military
Job Titles
1 22 (21.57%) Developer
2 14 (13.73%) Analyst
2 14 (13.73%) SQL Developer
3 11 (10.78%) Data Analyst
4 10 (9.80%) Project Manager
5 9 (8.82%) Voice Engineer
6 7 (6.86%) Architect
7 5 (4.90%) Desktop Engineer
7 5 (4.90%) DBA
8 4 (3.92%) Support Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (3.92%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (3.92%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.92%) Test Manager
8 4 (3.92%) Consultant
8 4 (3.92%) SAP Data Migration Manager
8 4 (3.92%) SAP Manager
8 4 (3.92%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (3.92%) Data Migration Manager
8 4 (3.92%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.78%) XML
2 7 (6.86%) .NET
3 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.88%) CSS
3 6 (5.88%) jQuery
3 6 (5.88%) HTML
4 3 (2.94%) CSS3
4 3 (2.94%) HTML5
4 3 (2.94%) Ajax
5 2 (1.96%) Web Services
5 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 1 (0.98%) LINQ to SQL
6 1 (0.98%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.98%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (3.92%) Data Structures
3 3 (2.94%) NHS
3 3 (2.94%) GIS
3 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.94%) Smartphone
4 2 (1.96%) Taxonomies
4 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.96%) Clustering
5 1 (0.98%) Life Science
5 1 (0.98%) Data Conversion
5 1 (0.98%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.98%) LIMS
Operating Systems
1 14 (13.73%) Windows
2 9 (8.82%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.96%) Windows XP
3 2 (1.96%) UNIX
4 1 (0.98%) Android
4 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (45.10%) Data Migration
2 25 (24.51%) ETL
3 16 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (13.73%) Data Modelling
5 13 (12.75%) Scrum
6 11 (10.78%) Validation
7 10 (9.80%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (9.80%) Project Management
8 8 (7.84%) CRM
9 7 (6.86%) PRINCE2
9 7 (6.86%) Data Mapping
10 6 (5.88%) Data Cleansing
10 6 (5.88%) Workflow
10 6 (5.88%) Automated Testing
11 5 (4.90%) TDD
11 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.90%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.90%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (3.92%) V-Model
12 4 (3.92%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.49%) SQL
2 15 (14.71%) T-SQL
3 7 (6.86%) C#
4 6 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 5 (4.90%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 2 (1.96%) Delphi
7 1 (0.98%) VB
7 1 (0.98%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 10 (9.80%) Security Cleared
2 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
3 2 (1.96%) Degree
3 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.98%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.98%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.84%) QA
2 1 (0.98%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.98%) GxP
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.98%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (8.82%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (1.96%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (1.96%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 13 (12.75%) Cisco
3 6 (5.88%) SAP
4 5 (4.90%) Oracle
5 4 (3.92%) Casewise
6 3 (2.94%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.96%) HP
7 2 (1.96%) Informatica
8 1 (0.98%) VMware
8 1 (0.98%) Cognos
8 1 (0.98%) Google
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