The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 24 14 22
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +8
Contract jobs citing Migration 169 188 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.57% 8.91% 5.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.51% 13.03% 7.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 96 62
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£350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £223 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 2 8
Average hourly rate £18.25 £30.90 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.93% +3.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £25.38 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.80 £36.42 £57.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -36.36%
Migration
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1778 1443 1591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.16% 68.36% 69.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 918 765 818
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £468 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 59 91
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.48 £9.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £41.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Birmingham -2 64 £350 +13.82% 9
Warwickshire -2 19 £363 - 1
Shropshire +6 16 £425 -
Coventry -9 16 £325 -
Worcestershire -3 13 £315 -21.25% 2
Staffordshire +3 11 £438 +45.83% 6
Solihull +14 9 £413 +10.00% 1
Wolverhampton -7 3 - - 1
Walsall -1 1 - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 97 (29.22%) Windows
2 91 (27.41%) Data Migration
3 59 (17.77%) Windows 7
4 54 (16.27%) Project Management
5 51 (15.36%) SAP
6 45 (13.55%) SQL
7 44 (13.25%) Microsoft
8 36 (10.84%) Finance
8 36 (10.84%) Active Directory
9 34 (10.24%) Automotive
10 33 (9.94%) PRINCE2
11 31 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
12 28 (8.43%) ITIL
12 28 (8.43%) Oracle
12 28 (8.43%) SQL Server
13 27 (8.13%) Windows XP
13 27 (8.13%) VMware
14 25 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
15 24 (7.23%) ETL
16 23 (6.93%) MS Excel
16 23 (6.93%) Citrix
17 22 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
18 21 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
19 20 (6.02%) WAN
19 20 (6.02%) PLM
19 20 (6.02%) Manufacturing
19 20 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
19 20 (6.02%) Security Cleared
20 19 (5.72%) SCCM
20 19 (5.72%) WebSphere

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 19 (5.72%) WebSphere
1 19 (5.72%) SharePoint
2 10 (3.01%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (2.41%) MS Exchange
4 7 (2.11%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.81%) Lync
6 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.30%) FileNet
9 1 (0.30%) CMS
9 1 (0.30%) SAS
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 15 (4.52%) MS Office
3 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) MS Project
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.22%) DELMIA
2 12 (3.61%) ENOVIA
3 10 (3.01%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (1.81%) SAP HCM
4 6 (1.81%) SAP HR
5 5 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.51%) Eikon
6 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.20%) SAP SRM
6 4 (1.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
6 4 (1.20%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
7 3 (0.90%) Agresso
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
8 2 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.71%) Office 365
2 3 (0.90%) Force.com
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.02%) WAN
2 13 (3.92%) NetScaler
3 12 (3.61%) SAN
4 11 (3.31%) LAN
5 9 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (2.11%) FTP
7 6 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
7 6 (1.81%) HTTP
8 5 (1.51%) Firewall
8 5 (1.51%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.20%) DNS
9 4 (1.20%) DHCP
10 3 (0.90%) MPLS
10 3 (0.90%) Intranet
11 2 (0.60%) IP Telephony
11 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
12 1 (0.30%) DSLAM
12 1 (0.30%) DSL
12 1 (0.30%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.30%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 9 (2.71%) Oracle Database
5 7 (2.11%) MySQL
5 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.81%) SAP Data Services
6 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (1.81%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.51%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.20%) MS Access
9 3 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
9 3 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.60%) Big Data
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle Exadata
10 2 (0.60%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 2 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.60%) MSI
3 1 (0.30%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.30%) LSMW
General
1 36 (10.84%) Finance
2 34 (10.24%) Automotive
3 20 (6.02%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.01%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.11%) Banking
6 4 (1.20%) Billing
6 4 (1.20%) Retail
7 3 (0.90%) Advertising
7 3 (0.90%) Legal
7 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Marketing
8 2 (0.60%) Front Office
9 1 (0.30%) Back Office
9 1 (0.30%) Electronics
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
9 1 (0.30%) Military
Job Titles
1 40 (12.05%) Consultant
2 39 (11.75%) Analyst
3 38 (11.45%) Project Manager
4 32 (9.64%) Architect
4 32 (9.64%) Developer
5 19 (5.72%) Business Analyst
6 14 (4.22%) Applications Engineer
6 14 (4.22%) Data Analyst
7 12 (3.61%) DBA
8 11 (3.31%) Integration Architect
9 10 (3.01%) Support Specialist
10 8 (2.41%) Migration Engineer
10 8 (2.41%) Business Developer
11 7 (2.11%) Solutions Architect
11 7 (2.11%) Oracle DBA
11 7 (2.11%) Data Migration Analyst
11 7 (2.11%) SharePoint Developer
12 6 (1.81%) Backup Engineer
12 6 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 6 (1.81%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.42%) .NET
2 14 (4.22%) Web Services
3 12 (3.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 11 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
4 11 (3.31%) ASP.NET
5 8 (2.41%) XML
6 7 (2.11%) HTML
7 6 (1.81%) J2EE
7 6 (1.81%) CSS
7 6 (1.81%) SOAP
7 6 (1.81%) TopLink
8 5 (1.51%) Middleware
9 4 (1.20%) XMPP
10 3 (0.90%) WCF
10 3 (0.90%) jQuery
10 3 (0.90%) HTML5
11 2 (0.60%) MDX
11 2 (0.60%) XSLT
12 1 (0.30%) X-Windows
12 1 (0.30%) BAPI
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.61%) NHS
3 8 (2.41%) PMI
3 8 (2.41%) AS400
4 6 (1.81%) Fat Client
4 6 (1.81%) Thin Client
5 5 (1.51%) LPAR
5 5 (1.51%) DataPower
6 4 (1.20%) Replication
6 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
7 3 (0.90%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 3 (0.90%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.60%) Clustering
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) DTV
9 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.30%) Device Driver
9 1 (0.30%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 97 (29.22%) Windows
2 59 (17.77%) Windows 7
3 27 (8.13%) Windows XP
4 21 (6.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (6.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (4.82%) UNIX
7 13 (3.92%) Solaris
8 10 (3.01%) Linux
9 6 (1.81%) AIX
10 5 (1.51%) zOS
11 4 (1.20%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.30%) SUSE
12 1 (0.30%) VMS
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (27.41%) Data Migration
2 54 (16.27%) Project Management
3 33 (9.94%) PRINCE2
4 31 (9.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (8.43%) ITIL
6 24 (7.23%) ETL
7 20 (6.02%) PLM
8 19 (5.72%) Validation
9 18 (5.42%) ERP
9 18 (5.42%) Time Management
9 18 (5.42%) Data Mapping
10 17 (5.12%) Incident Management
10 17 (5.12%) Requirements Management
11 16 (4.82%) Business Transformation
12 15 (4.52%) Data Analysis
12 15 (4.52%) Data Architecture
13 14 (4.22%) Software Testing
13 14 (4.22%) Business Intelligence
13 14 (4.22%) CAD
13 14 (4.22%) PDM
Programming Languages
1 45 (13.55%) SQL
2 13 (3.92%) C#
3 12 (3.61%) Java
4 8 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 8 (2.41%) VBA
5 7 (2.11%) C
6 5 (1.51%) VB
6 5 (1.51%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.20%) PL/SQL
7 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
7 4 (1.20%) VBScript
7 4 (1.20%) VB.NET
8 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.90%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.60%) Progress 4GL
9 2 (0.60%) ABAP
10 1 (0.30%) Python
10 1 (0.30%) Perl
10 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 20 (6.02%) Security Cleared
2 18 (5.42%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.41%) PMI Certification
3 8 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.11%) Degree
5 6 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.20%) MCITP
6 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 4 (1.20%) MCP
7 3 (0.90%) MCSE
7 3 (0.90%) CCNP
7 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.30%) MCSA
8 1 (0.30%) CCNA
8 1 (0.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.71%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.51%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) SLA
4 1 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 36 (10.84%) Active Directory
2 22 (6.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (3.92%) vSphere
3 13 (3.92%) XenApp
3 13 (3.92%) XenDesktop
4 7 (2.11%) Hyper-V
5 5 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (1.20%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.30%) SRDF
8 1 (0.30%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.30%) VMFS
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (5.72%) SCCM
2 7 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.20%) Ionix
4 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.90%) SCVMM
4 3 (0.90%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.60%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.30%) WSUS
6 1 (0.30%) Sysprep
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.30%) WMI
Vendors
1 51 (15.36%) SAP
2 44 (13.25%) Microsoft
3 28 (8.43%) Oracle
4 27 (8.13%) VMware
5 23 (6.93%) Citrix
6 19 (5.72%) EMC
6 19 (5.72%) IBM
7 14 (4.22%) HP
8 10 (3.01%) Cisco
9 9 (2.71%) Dell
10 7 (2.11%) Avaya
11 6 (1.81%) Dot Hill
11 6 (1.81%) FalconStor
12 5 (1.51%) Reuters
12 5 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
12 5 (1.51%) Sybase
12 5 (1.51%) MicroStrategy
13 4 (1.20%) 3PAR
13 4 (1.20%) NetApp
14 3 (0.90%) Business Objects
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