The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 18 27 25
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 10 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 7.87% 6.58% 1.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.11% 8.26% 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 0
Average daily rate
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£368 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.16% +4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £18.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £16.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
+15.62% -34.69%
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Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Watford region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
90 121 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 70.87% 79.61% 87.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 40 38
Average daily rate £375 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £653 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 1
Average hourly rate £16.75 £23.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.72% +113.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Watford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the Watford region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Watford region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Watford region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in Watford

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 6 (31.58%) Project Management
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
1 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
2 5 (26.32%) PDA
2 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
2 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 5 (26.32%) .NET
2 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 5 (26.32%) Maximo
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) HP
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) QMS
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.79%) Structured Cabling
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
4 3 (15.79%) Dell
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Windows
4 3 (15.79%) Finance
4 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Watford 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 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (5.26%) VoIP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) DB2
2 1 (5.26%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Data Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Data Centre Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Service Transition Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Transition Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Service Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) Network Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) PDA
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.26%) Replication
2 1 (5.26%) Statistics
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) Data Conversion
2 1 (5.26%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.26%) i5/OS
3 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.26%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Project Management
1 6 (31.58%) Data Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Web Application Development
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (15.79%) Coaching
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) Performance Management
4 3 (15.79%) QMS
4 3 (15.79%) Quality Management
5 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
5 2 (10.53%) Programme Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Control
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (5.26%) MCDBA
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (5.26%) MCITP
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco
1 4 (21.05%) HP
2 3 (15.79%) Dell
2 3 (15.79%) NetApp
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
4 1 (5.26%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Business Objects
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Cognos