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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 18 25 14
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -11
Contract jobs citing Migration 65 26 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 9.37% 5.08% 9.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.17% 7.34% 13.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 15 35
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£350 £410 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £510 £466
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £27.63 £13.75 £13.87
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.90% -0.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.88 £21.50
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -16.86%
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
534 354 382
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 76.95% 69.14% 71.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 346 185 214
Average daily rate £350 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £260 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 22 21
Average hourly rate £22.50 £19.17 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.37% -11.86%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 19 December 2014.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 2014. 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 +11 54 £350 -14.63% 11
North Wales -3 2 - -
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Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 36 (40.45%) Data Migration
2 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
3 24 (26.97%) SQL
4 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
5 20 (22.47%) ETL
6 19 (21.35%) SharePoint
6 19 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 16 (17.98%) Windows
7 16 (17.98%) MS Office
8 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
9 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
9 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
9 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2012
10 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
10 11 (12.36%) Cisco
10 11 (12.36%) Validation
11 10 (11.24%) Scrum
11 10 (11.24%) Data Modelling
11 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (11.24%) Project Management
11 10 (11.24%) CRM
11 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
11 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 10 (11.24%) Windows 7
11 10 (11.24%) Lync
12 8 (8.99%) Office 365
12 8 (8.99%) Automated Testing
12 8 (8.99%) QA

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 19 (21.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (11.24%) Lync
3 5 (5.62%) CMS
3 5 (5.62%) Sitecore CMS
4 4 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.49%) MS Exchange
5 3 (3.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
7 1 (1.12%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (17.98%) MS Office
2 14 (15.73%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.12%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (8.99%) Office 365
3 2 (2.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.49%) WAN
2 3 (3.37%) Internet
2 3 (3.37%) ADSL
2 3 (3.37%) DNS
2 3 (3.37%) LLU
3 2 (2.25%) Intranet
4 1 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.12%) LAN
4 1 (1.12%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (35.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (21.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (15.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (13.48%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (11.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 6 (6.74%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.49%) DTS
8 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
8 2 (2.25%) RDBMS
9 1 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Anywhere
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (1.12%) Data Mart
9 1 (1.12%) MS Access
9 1 (1.12%) OLTP
9 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.12%) SQLite
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (1.12%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Subversion
1 3 (3.37%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (3.37%) Selenium
2 2 (2.25%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.12%) Oracle Forms
General
1 6 (6.74%) Finance
2 2 (2.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.12%) Advertising
3 1 (1.12%) Military
3 1 (1.12%) Retail
3 1 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (20.22%) Analyst
2 16 (17.98%) Developer
3 11 (12.36%) SQL Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Architect
4 9 (10.11%) Data Analyst
5 8 (8.99%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.87%) Voice Engineer
7 5 (5.62%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.62%) DBA
8 4 (4.49%) Windows Support Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Test Manager
8 4 (4.49%) Project Engineer
8 4 (4.49%) Consultant
8 4 (4.49%) Support Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.37%) Senior Analyst
9 3 (3.37%) Migration Engineer
9 3 (3.37%) SQL Server DBA
9 3 (3.37%) SQL DBA
9 3 (3.37%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) .NET
2 5 (5.62%) ASP.NET
2 5 (5.62%) XML
3 3 (3.37%) CSS
3 3 (3.37%) HTML
3 3 (3.37%) jQuery
4 2 (2.25%) CSS3
4 2 (2.25%) HTML5
4 2 (2.25%) Ajax
4 2 (2.25%) Web Services
5 1 (1.12%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (1.12%) LINQ
5 1 (1.12%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (1.12%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (1.12%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.62%) GIS
1 5 (5.62%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.49%) Data Structures
2 4 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.25%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.12%) Replication
4 1 (1.12%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.12%) Clustering
4 1 (1.12%) LIMS
4 1 (1.12%) NHS
4 1 (1.12%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.98%) Windows
2 10 (11.24%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.25%) UNIX
4 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (40.45%) Data Migration
2 20 (22.47%) ETL
3 14 (15.73%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (12.36%) Validation
5 10 (11.24%) Scrum
5 10 (11.24%) Data Modelling
5 10 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (11.24%) Project Management
5 10 (11.24%) CRM
6 8 (8.99%) Automated Testing
7 6 (6.74%) Test Scripting
8 5 (5.62%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.62%) TDD
8 5 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (5.62%) Data Mapping
8 5 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (5.62%) BDD
9 4 (4.49%) Waterfall
9 4 (4.49%) Test Planning
9 4 (4.49%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 24 (26.97%) SQL
2 12 (13.48%) T-SQL
3 6 (6.74%) C#
4 5 (5.62%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 3 (3.37%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.37%) R
6 1 (1.12%) VB
6 1 (1.12%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 11 (12.36%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.24%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) DV Cleared
3 2 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.12%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.99%) QA
2 1 (1.12%) GxP
2 1 (1.12%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (7.87%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (5.62%) SCCM
3 3 (3.37%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (2.25%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (2.25%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 23 (25.84%) Microsoft
2 11 (12.36%) Cisco
3 5 (5.62%) Oracle
3 5 (5.62%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.25%) Casewise
4 2 (2.25%) HP
4 2 (2.25%) SAP
5 1 (1.12%) VMware
5 1 (1.12%) Cognos
5 1 (1.12%) Sybase
5 1 (1.12%) Informatica
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £375.00 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Port Talbot, West Glamorgan
Connectus
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: NEG
Posted: 16 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Cardiff
Church International
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 24 days ago