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 30 September 2016 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 27 25 41
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing Migration 42 76 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 6.28% 8.65% 4.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.51% 10.60% 5.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 41 24
Median daily rate £313 £343 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% -2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £275 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £422
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 2
Median hourly rate £11.13 £12.35 £67.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.91% -81.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.20 £65.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £29.50 £69.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -25.71%
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
559 717 630
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 83.56% 81.57% 80.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 401 527 424
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £270 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 11
Median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £20.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -4.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £10.00 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.50 £52.03 £65.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £34.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-4.41% +32.03%

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 30 September 2016.

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 30 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +12 37 £313 -10.39% 1
West Wales -5 3 £400 -15.78%
North Wales +1 2 £150 -
Migration
UK

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, 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 31 (34.07%) Data Migration
2 26 (28.57%) SQL
3 23 (25.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 19 (20.88%) Data Mapping
4 19 (20.88%) Windows
5 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
6 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
7 16 (17.58%) VMware
8 15 (16.48%) SAP
9 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 13 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (13.19%) Ansible
11 12 (13.19%) DevOps
11 12 (13.19%) Citrix
11 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
12 11 (12.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 11 (12.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 11 (12.09%) Terraform
12 11 (12.09%) HP
12 11 (12.09%) Service Management
12 11 (12.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
12 11 (12.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 11 (12.09%) Amazon EC2
12 11 (12.09%) Amazon S3
12 11 (12.09%) Information Security
12 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
13 10 (10.99%) Amazon ELB
13 10 (10.99%) Route 53
13 10 (10.99%) Kafka
14 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003

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 (4.40%) IIS
1 4 (4.40%) MS Exchange
2 3 (3.30%) Apache
2 3 (3.30%) IBM Notes
2 3 (3.30%) Jetty
2 3 (3.30%) Mongrel
2 3 (3.30%) nginx
2 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
2 3 (3.30%) WebSphere
3 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (1.10%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) SAP CO
1 2 (2.20%) SAP FI
1 2 (2.20%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.10%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.10%) SAP PS
2 1 (1.10%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 13 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (12.09%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 11 (12.09%) Amazon EC2
2 11 (12.09%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 11 (12.09%) Amazon S3
2 11 (12.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 10 (10.99%) Amazon ELB
3 10 (10.99%) Route 53
4 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (3.30%) Google App Engine
5 3 (3.30%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (2.20%) Office 365
6 2 (2.20%) PaaS
6 2 (2.20%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.89%) SAN
2 5 (5.49%) DHCP
2 5 (5.49%) DNS
2 5 (5.49%) TCP/IP
3 3 (3.30%) FTP
3 3 (3.30%) HTTP
3 3 (3.30%) IPsec
3 3 (3.30%) SSL
4 2 (2.20%) WAN
5 1 (1.10%) Broadband
5 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
5 1 (1.10%) LAN
5 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (25.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 11 (12.09%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 9 (9.89%) Biml
4 9 (9.89%) MySQL
5 8 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (3.30%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Database
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 12c
8 1 (1.10%) Ingres
8 1 (1.10%) NonStop SQL
8 1 (1.10%) OLTP
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Jenkins
2 3 (3.30%) Travis CI
3 1 (1.10%) Bazaar
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) LSMW
3 1 (1.10%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.10%) Subversion
3 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.69%) Finance
2 1 (1.10%) Advertising
2 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.10%) Military
2 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (20.88%) Analyst
2 10 (10.99%) Consultant
3 9 (9.89%) Architect
3 9 (9.89%) Migration Engineer
3 9 (9.89%) SQL Analyst
4 8 (8.79%) Data Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Data Migration Engineer
5 7 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 7 (7.69%) Developer
5 7 (7.69%) Technical Architect
6 6 (6.59%) Migration Architect
7 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) AWS DevOps
7 5 (5.49%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 5 (5.49%) SSIS Analyst
7 5 (5.49%) SSIS Developer
7 5 (5.49%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (10.99%) Kafka
2 6 (6.59%) .NET
3 3 (3.30%) J2EE
3 3 (3.30%) LAMP
3 3 (3.30%) LEMP Stack
3 3 (3.30%) Servlets
4 2 (2.20%) HTML
4 2 (2.20%) XML
5 1 (1.10%) CSS
5 1 (1.10%) HTML5
5 1 (1.10%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.19%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.40%) Management Information System
4 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.20%) iPad
5 2 (2.20%) NHS
5 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) CESG
6 1 (1.10%) CESG CLAS
6 1 (1.10%) CMDB
6 1 (1.10%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.10%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (20.88%) Windows
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Server
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 5 (5.49%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.40%) Linux
6 2 (2.20%) Unix
6 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (34.07%) Data Migration
2 19 (20.88%) Data Mapping
3 17 (18.68%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.19%) DevOps
5 11 (12.09%) Information Security
5 11 (12.09%) Service Management
6 7 (7.69%) Project Management
7 6 (6.59%) ITIL
7 6 (6.59%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.59%) SDLC
8 4 (4.40%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (4.40%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.40%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.40%) Project Governance
8 4 (4.40%) Validation
9 3 (3.30%) Data Transformation
9 3 (3.30%) ETL
9 3 (3.30%) High Availability
9 3 (3.30%) Open Source
9 3 (3.30%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) SQL
2 8 (8.79%) Perl
3 4 (4.40%) Java
4 3 (3.30%) C#
5 2 (2.20%) ABAP
5 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.10%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.10%) VB
6 1 (1.10%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (12.09%) Security Cleared
2 8 (8.79%) SC Cleared
3 4 (4.40%) Degree
4 3 (3.30%) ISEB
5 2 (2.20%) ISTQB
5 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.10%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.10%) CISSP
6 1 (1.10%) CLAS
6 1 (1.10%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.10%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.10%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.10%) JNCIP
6 1 (1.10%) MCP
6 1 (1.10%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.20%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.10%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.10%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 9 (9.89%) Active Directory
1 9 (9.89%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (4.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.30%) Xen
3 3 (3.30%) XenApp
4 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.20%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (1.10%) Docker
5 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) Ansible
2 11 (12.09%) Terraform
3 9 (9.89%) Fluentd
3 9 (9.89%) Marathon
3 9 (9.89%) Mesos
4 8 (8.79%) Piwik
5 4 (4.40%) Backup Exec
6 3 (3.30%) Puppet
7 2 (2.20%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.20%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (2.20%) SCOM
8 1 (1.10%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 18 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 16 (17.58%) VMware
3 15 (16.48%) SAP
4 12 (13.19%) Citrix
5 11 (12.09%) HP
6 8 (8.79%) NetApp
7 4 (4.40%) Oracle
8 3 (3.30%) Google
8 3 (3.30%) Lotus
9 2 (2.20%) arcserve
9 2 (2.20%) Avaya
9 2 (2.20%) Dell
9 2 (2.20%) IBM
9 2 (2.20%) Intel Security
9 2 (2.20%) Symantec
9 2 (2.20%) Trend Micro
10 1 (1.10%) Cisco
10 1 (1.10%) Juniper
10 1 (1.10%) Sage
10 1 (1.10%) webMethods