The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Wales region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 28 19 30
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +11
Contract jobs citing Migration 39 28 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.48% 6.67% 4.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.53% 10.37% 5.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 15 12
Average daily rate £394 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £264 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £21.25 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
518 270 354
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.75% 64.29% 69.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 161 160
Average daily rate £400 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 9 20
Average hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £16.16
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.25% -0.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.86 £13.10 £12.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £23.00 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Migration
UK

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 18 April 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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 36 £394 +6.41% 5
West Wales - 3 £350 - 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 20 (32.79%) Data Migration
3 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
3 15 (24.59%) .NET
4 13 (21.31%) Oracle
4 13 (21.31%) Windows 7
5 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
5 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
6 11 (18.03%) CRM
7 10 (16.39%) SQL
7 10 (16.39%) SAP
7 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
7 10 (16.39%) Release Management
7 10 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM
8 9 (14.75%) SCCM
8 9 (14.75%) Project Management
8 9 (14.75%) Finance
9 8 (13.11%) Scrum
9 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
9 8 (13.11%) C#
9 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
9 8 (13.11%) XML
9 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (11.48%) Web Services
10 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
10 7 (11.48%) Document Management
11 6 (9.84%) ERP
11 6 (9.84%) MS Project
11 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 15 (24.59%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.20%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (8.20%) CMS
3 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.56%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (6.56%) Lync
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.28%) ArcGIS
4 2 (3.28%) IIS
4 2 (3.28%) NetWeaver
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.28%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (3.28%) Kentico
Applications
1 12 (19.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.84%) MS Project
3 3 (4.92%) MS Office
4 2 (3.28%) InfoPath
5 1 (1.64%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (16.39%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (4.92%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (3.28%) SAP SEM
3 2 (3.28%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (3.28%) Agresso
3 2 (3.28%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (4.92%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (19.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (9.84%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (6.56%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.28%) PowerCenter
4 2 (3.28%) SAP BW
4 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.64%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.64%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.64%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) Subversion
1 4 (6.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 4 (6.56%) Git (software)
1 4 (6.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.28%) Dreamweaver
2 2 (3.28%) Eclipse
2 2 (3.28%) FrontPage
2 2 (3.28%) NWDI
3 1 (1.64%) Selenium
3 1 (1.64%) PowerBuilder
General
1 9 (14.75%) Finance
2 2 (3.28%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.28%) Banking
2 2 (3.28%) Billing
2 2 (3.28%) French Language
2 2 (3.28%) German Language
2 2 (3.28%) Italian Language
3 1 (1.64%) Local Government
3 1 (1.64%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (14.75%) Analyst
1 9 (14.75%) Consultant
2 8 (13.11%) Developer
3 7 (11.48%) Project Manager
4 5 (8.20%) Data Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Data Migration Manager
5 4 (6.56%) CRM Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Migration Project Manager
6 3 (4.92%) SharePoint Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Systems Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (4.92%) Configuration Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Business Analyst
6 3 (4.92%) Programme Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Architect
7 2 (3.28%) Test Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) Project Coordinator
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (3.28%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (24.59%) .NET
2 8 (13.11%) XML
3 7 (11.48%) Web Services
4 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET
4 4 (6.56%) SOAP
4 4 (6.56%) DOM
5 2 (3.28%) HTML
5 2 (3.28%) CSS
5 2 (3.28%) JSP
5 2 (3.28%) XSLT
5 2 (3.28%) Middleware
5 2 (3.28%) Silverlight
5 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.20%) Data Conversion
1 5 (8.20%) GIS
2 3 (4.92%) SCADA
3 2 (3.28%) Clustering
3 2 (3.28%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.64%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.64%) FMCG
4 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 22 (36.07%) Windows
2 13 (21.31%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.28%) HPUX
4 2 (3.28%) Linux
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Data Migration
2 11 (18.03%) CRM
3 10 (16.39%) Release Management
4 9 (14.75%) Project Management
5 8 (13.11%) Scrum
5 8 (13.11%) PRINCE2
5 8 (13.11%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (11.48%) Document Management
7 6 (9.84%) ERP
7 6 (9.84%) Automated Testing
8 5 (8.20%) BDD
8 5 (8.20%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (8.20%) Web Development
8 5 (8.20%) System Testing
8 5 (8.20%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (8.20%) Data Analysis
8 5 (8.20%) TDD
9 4 (6.56%) Workflow
9 4 (6.56%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (6.56%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (16.39%) SQL
2 8 (13.11%) C#
2 8 (13.11%) JavaScript
3 4 (6.56%) VBScript
3 4 (6.56%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.92%) Java
5 2 (3.28%) C
5 2 (3.28%) C++
6 1 (1.64%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (16.39%) Security Cleared
2 6 (9.84%) SC Cleared
3 4 (6.56%) MCAD
3 4 (6.56%) MCSD
3 4 (6.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (4.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (3.28%) Degree
6 1 (1.64%) PMP
6 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.64%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.64%) QA
1 1 (1.64%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (1.64%) GAMP
System Software
1 7 (11.48%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (1.64%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (14.75%) SCCM
2 2 (3.28%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (32.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (21.31%) Oracle
3 10 (16.39%) SAP
4 5 (8.20%) Sitecore
5 3 (4.92%) HP
6 2 (3.28%) ESRI
6 2 (3.28%) Thunderhead
6 2 (3.28%) VMware
6 2 (3.28%) EMC
6 2 (3.28%) Informatica
6 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.28%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.64%) Citrix
7 1 (1.64%) Cognos
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Wales
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Swansea
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
Cardiff
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
South Wales
CPS Group
Rate: negotiable daily rate
Posted: 9 days ago