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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
UK / Wales
Rank 43 6 15
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 19 81 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 3.00% 13.85% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.73% 16.63% 11.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 48 34
Median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £265 £177
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £13.88 - £15.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.78 - £13.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.98 - £35.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £19.00 £16.16
% change year-on-year
+13.15% +17.57%

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
510 487 490
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 80.44% 83.25% 75.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 358 307
Median daily rate £413 £338 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 18 17
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.89% +108.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.77 £14.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £49.00 £28.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +50.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -26 17 £406 +1.56% 2
West Wales -23 2 £350 +27.27% 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 14 (29.79%) Data Migration
2 13 (27.66%) SQL
3 11 (23.40%) Windows
4 9 (19.15%) Citrix
4 9 (19.15%) Information Security
5 8 (17.02%) VMware
5 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
5 8 (17.02%) SAP
6 7 (14.89%) HP
6 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
7 6 (12.77%) Degree
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
7 6 (12.77%) NetApp
7 6 (12.77%) SAN
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (12.77%) Service Management
8 5 (10.64%) Finance
8 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
9 4 (8.51%) SDLC
9 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
9 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
9 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing

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 4 (8.51%) ArcGIS
2 2 (4.26%) ArcSDE
2 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.13%) SharePoint Server
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
1 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (12.77%) SAN
2 1 (2.13%) Firewall
2 1 (2.13%) VPN
2 1 (2.13%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (8.51%) GIS
3 4 (8.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (4.26%) Spatial Data
6 1 (2.13%) Biml
6 1 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) HP UFT
1 3 (6.38%) JMeter
1 3 (6.38%) LoadRunner
1 3 (6.38%) Rational Performance Tester
1 3 (6.38%) Selenium
1 3 (6.38%) SoapUI
1 3 (6.38%) The Grinder
1 3 (6.38%) WinRunner
2 1 (2.13%) Bazaar
2 1 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.13%) LSMW
2 1 (2.13%) Mercurial
2 1 (2.13%) Subversion
2 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 4 (8.51%) Advertising
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Architect
2 8 (17.02%) Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Migration Architect
4 5 (10.64%) Technical Architect
5 4 (8.51%) Developer
6 3 (6.38%) DBA
6 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.38%) Test Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Account Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support
7 2 (4.26%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) IT Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Release Manager
7 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) SQL Developer
7 2 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) J2EE
1 3 (6.38%) SOAP
2 2 (4.26%) HTML
3 1 (2.13%) .NET
3 1 (2.13%) CSS
3 1 (2.13%) HTML5
3 1 (2.13%) Kafka
3 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Data Centre
2 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) NHS
6 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.13%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (23.40%) Windows
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
4 2 (4.26%) Linux
4 2 (4.26%) Windows 10
5 1 (2.13%) Solaris
5 1 (2.13%) Unix
5 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.79%) Data Migration
2 9 (19.15%) Information Security
3 6 (12.77%) Service Management
4 5 (10.64%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (10.64%) Project Management
5 4 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.51%) ETL
5 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
5 4 (8.51%) SDLC
5 4 (8.51%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (6.38%) Data Mapping
6 3 (6.38%) Information Security Management
6 3 (6.38%) Load Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Operational Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) Performance Testing
6 3 (6.38%) RAD
6 3 (6.38%) RUP
6 3 (6.38%) Security Management
6 3 (6.38%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.66%) SQL
2 3 (6.38%) C
2 3 (6.38%) Groovy
2 3 (6.38%) Java
2 3 (6.38%) PL/SQL
3 2 (4.26%) ABAP
3 2 (4.26%) C#
3 2 (4.26%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.13%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.13%) VB
4 1 (2.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) ISEB
2 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 3 (6.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.13%) ISTQB
4 1 (2.13%) MCP
4 1 (2.13%) MCSD
4 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (10.64%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (2.13%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 9 (19.15%) Citrix
2 8 (17.02%) SAP
2 8 (17.02%) VMware
3 7 (14.89%) HP
4 6 (12.77%) Microsoft
4 6 (12.77%) NetApp
5 4 (8.51%) ESRI
6 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 3 (6.38%) Siebel
7 1 (2.13%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.13%) Avaya
7 1 (2.13%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.13%) Cisco
7 1 (2.13%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.13%) Fujitsu
7 1 (2.13%) Sun
7 1 (2.13%) webMethods