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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 28 18 18
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 44 42 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 5.58% 8.06% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.72% 11.54% 10.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 19 37
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£325 £295 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.16% -30.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £120 £359
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £415 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £70.00 £15.00 £11.15
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+366.66% +34.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £17.75 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -31.06%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
570 364 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 72.24% 69.87% 67.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 226 238
Average daily rate £390 £325 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 7
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.00 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% -1.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £12.90 £12.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £16.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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 24 July 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 24 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -18 34 £338 +14.40% 7
West Wales -4 6 £314 -10.28% 1
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 30 (36.14%) Data Migration
2 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
3 19 (22.89%) Windows
4 18 (21.69%) SharePoint
5 17 (20.48%) MS Excel
5 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
6 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
8 14 (16.87%) Scrum
8 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
9 13 (15.66%) Windows 7
9 13 (15.66%) Document Management
9 13 (15.66%) .NET
9 13 (15.66%) CRM
9 13 (15.66%) Project Management
10 12 (14.46%) Finance
11 11 (13.25%) Automated Testing
11 11 (13.25%) MS Office
11 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (12.05%) SCCM
13 9 (10.84%) GIS
13 9 (10.84%) CMS
13 9 (10.84%) Workflow
13 9 (10.84%) TDD
13 9 (10.84%) SQL
13 9 (10.84%) Sitecore CMS
13 9 (10.84%) Sitecore
13 9 (10.84%) BDD
13 9 (10.84%) Lync
14 8 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 18 (21.69%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.84%) CMS
2 9 (10.84%) Sitecore CMS
2 9 (10.84%) Lync
3 5 (6.02%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.61%) ArcGIS
4 3 (3.61%) IIS
4 3 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (2.41%) Kentico
5 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere
5 2 (2.41%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (20.48%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.25%) MS Office
3 5 (6.02%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 8 (9.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (2.41%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.02%) Office 365
3 4 (4.82%) SaaS
3 4 (4.82%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.07%) SQL Server
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 7 (8.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.41%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.20%) SQL Anywhere
4 1 (1.20%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.20%) MySQL
4 1 (1.20%) DB2
4 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.20%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Subversion
1 5 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.61%) TestDirector
3 2 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 12 (14.46%) Finance
2 2 (2.41%) French Language
2 2 (2.41%) German Language
2 2 (2.41%) Italian Language
2 2 (2.41%) Banking
2 2 (2.41%) Billing
3 1 (1.20%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (1.20%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 26 (31.33%) Analyst
2 10 (12.05%) Consultant
3 9 (10.84%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.64%) Architect
4 8 (9.64%) Data Analyst
5 7 (8.43%) Project Manager
6 6 (7.23%) Developer
7 4 (4.82%) Test Manager
7 4 (4.82%) Test Analyst
7 4 (4.82%) SharePoint Consultant
7 4 (4.82%) Solutions Architect
8 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) Systems Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (3.61%) Configuration Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Project Engineer
8 3 (3.61%) Change Analyst
8 3 (3.61%) GIS Developer
8 3 (3.61%) Data Manager
8 3 (3.61%) Migration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (15.66%) .NET
2 6 (7.23%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.61%) Web Services
3 3 (3.61%) Middleware
3 3 (3.61%) Silverlight
4 2 (2.41%) XML
5 1 (1.20%) J2EE
5 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.84%) GIS
2 2 (2.41%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.20%) Replication
3 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.20%) Taxonomies
3 1 (1.20%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 19 (22.89%) Windows
2 13 (15.66%) Windows 7
3 3 (3.61%) Linux
3 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (36.14%) Data Migration
2 14 (16.87%) Scrum
3 13 (15.66%) Document Management
3 13 (15.66%) CRM
3 13 (15.66%) Project Management
4 11 (13.25%) Automated Testing
4 11 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (10.84%) Workflow
5 9 (10.84%) TDD
5 9 (10.84%) BDD
6 7 (8.43%) Systems Analysis
6 7 (8.43%) Validation
6 7 (8.43%) Data Modelling
7 6 (7.23%) ETL
7 6 (7.23%) Service Management
8 5 (6.02%) GAP Analysis
8 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.02%) Knowledge Management
8 5 (6.02%) Release Management
8 5 (6.02%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (10.84%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) C#
3 4 (4.82%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.82%) VBScript
4 3 (3.61%) C++
4 3 (3.61%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.41%) C
6 1 (1.20%) Java
6 1 (1.20%) MUMPS
6 1 (1.20%) R
Qualifications
1 17 (20.48%) Security Cleared
2 14 (16.87%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 4 (4.82%) ISTQB
3 4 (4.82%) ISEB
4 3 (3.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.20%) PMP
5 1 (1.20%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.20%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.61%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (8.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 10 (12.05%) SCCM
2 5 (6.02%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 22 (26.51%) Microsoft
2 9 (10.84%) Sitecore
3 6 (7.23%) Oracle
4 4 (4.82%) Casewise
4 4 (4.82%) SAP
5 3 (3.61%) ESRI
5 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.41%) EMC
6 2 (2.41%) VMware
6 2 (2.41%) Thunderhead
7 1 (1.20%) Sybase
7 1 (1.20%) Cognos
7 1 (1.20%) HP
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £620 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Sanderson
Rate: £200 - £220 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Cardiff
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £150 - £170 per day
Posted: 20 days ago