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 1 October 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 22 11 26
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing Migration 163 182 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.51% 8.72% 5.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.58% 12.67% 7.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 94 54
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90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £222 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.69% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 1 9
Average hourly rate £18.50 £24.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.91% -12.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.40 £24.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £24.00 £56.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -29.41%
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
1702 1436 1568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.94% 68.81% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 901 775 815
Average daily rate £375 £357 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.18% +1.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 51 105
Average hourly rate £29.75 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year
-10.56% +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 1 October 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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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 -6 66 £350 +16.66% 10
Warwickshire -3 18 £369 +3.87% 1
Shropshire +3 14 £400 -
Staffordshire +4 13 £425 +41.66% 8
Coventry -6 13 £325 - 3
Solihull +12 11 £413 +10.00% 1
Worcestershire -2 9 £309 -22.81% 3
Wolverhampton -5 3 - - 2
Walsall 0 1 - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 92 (27.71%) Windows
2 91 (27.41%) Data Migration
3 58 (17.47%) Windows 7
4 51 (15.36%) Project Management
5 50 (15.06%) SQL
6 49 (14.76%) SAP
7 43 (12.95%) Microsoft
8 34 (10.24%) Automotive
8 34 (10.24%) Active Directory
9 33 (9.94%) Finance
10 32 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
10 32 (9.64%) PRINCE2
11 30 (9.04%) Oracle
12 28 (8.43%) SQL Server
12 28 (8.43%) ITIL
13 25 (7.53%) ETL
14 24 (7.23%) VMware
15 23 (6.93%) Windows XP
15 23 (6.93%) MS Excel
16 22 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (6.33%) Citrix
18 20 (6.02%) WAN
18 20 (6.02%) SharePoint
18 20 (6.02%) PLM
18 20 (6.02%) WebSphere
19 19 (5.72%) Security Cleared
19 19 (5.72%) Manufacturing
19 19 (5.72%) .NET
19 19 (5.72%) EMC
19 19 (5.72%) IBM

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 20 (6.02%) SharePoint
1 20 (6.02%) WebSphere
2 11 (3.31%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (3.01%) WebLogic
4 8 (2.41%) Lync
4 8 (2.41%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.20%) Oracle Application Server
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (0.60%) SAS
8 1 (0.30%) FileNet
8 1 (0.30%) CMS
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 5.5
8 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (6.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.22%) MS Office
3 4 (1.20%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
4 2 (0.60%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 14 (4.22%) DELMIA
2 13 (3.92%) Oracle EBS
3 12 (3.61%) ENOVIA
4 7 (2.11%) Agresso
5 6 (1.81%) Eikon
5 6 (1.81%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.81%) SAP HCM
5 6 (1.81%) SAP HR
6 5 (1.51%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (1.20%) SAP SRM
7 4 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.20%) SAP MM
7 4 (1.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
8 3 (0.90%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Internet Expenses
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle General Ledger
9 2 (0.60%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.71%) Office 365
2 5 (1.51%) Force.com
3 2 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 20 (6.02%) WAN
2 12 (3.61%) NetScaler
2 12 (3.61%) SAN
3 10 (3.01%) LAN
4 9 (2.71%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.81%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (1.81%) FTP
5 6 (1.81%) HTTP
6 5 (1.51%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.20%) Firewall
7 4 (1.20%) MPLS
8 3 (0.90%) Intranet
9 2 (0.60%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.60%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.60%) ADSL
10 1 (0.30%) Broadband
10 1 (0.30%) ISDN
10 1 (0.30%) PSTN
10 1 (0.30%) DHCP
10 1 (0.30%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (8.43%) SQL Server
2 15 (4.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (3.92%) Oracle Database
4 11 (3.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 11 (3.31%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (3.31%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (2.71%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (2.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.81%) SAP Data Services
7 6 (1.81%) MySQL
8 5 (1.51%) MS Access
9 4 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
10 3 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
10 3 (0.90%) Oracle9i Database
10 3 (0.90%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.60%) Big Data
11 2 (0.60%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 2 (0.60%) Oracle BI EE
11 2 (0.60%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 3 (0.90%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.30%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.30%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.30%) MSI
3 1 (0.30%) LSMW
General
1 34 (10.24%) Automotive
2 33 (9.94%) Finance
3 19 (5.72%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.71%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.41%) Banking
6 5 (1.51%) Retail
7 4 (1.20%) Billing
8 3 (0.90%) Advertising
8 3 (0.90%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.60%) Marketing
9 2 (0.60%) Legal
9 2 (0.60%) Front Office
10 1 (0.30%) Back Office
10 1 (0.30%) Military
10 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (12.65%) Consultant
2 39 (11.75%) Analyst
3 37 (11.14%) Project Manager
4 33 (9.94%) Developer
5 30 (9.04%) Architect
6 17 (5.12%) Business Analyst
6 17 (5.12%) DBA
7 15 (4.52%) Data Analyst
8 14 (4.22%) Applications Engineer
9 12 (3.61%) Oracle DBA
10 11 (3.31%) Integration Architect
11 9 (2.71%) Support Specialist
12 8 (2.41%) SharePoint Developer
12 8 (2.41%) Business Developer
13 7 (2.11%) Functional Consultant
13 7 (2.11%) Data Migration Analyst
14 6 (1.81%) SAP Consultant
14 6 (1.81%) Business Intelligence Developer
14 6 (1.81%) Storage Engineer
14 6 (1.81%) Backup Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.72%) .NET
2 18 (5.42%) Web Services
3 12 (3.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 11 (3.31%) ASP.NET
4 11 (3.31%) WebSphere MQ
5 9 (2.71%) XML
6 8 (2.41%) J2EE
7 7 (2.11%) HTML
7 7 (2.11%) TopLink
8 6 (1.81%) CSS
8 6 (1.81%) SOAP
9 5 (1.51%) Middleware
9 5 (1.51%) XMPP
10 3 (0.90%) HTML5
11 2 (0.60%) WCF
11 2 (0.60%) MDX
11 2 (0.60%) jQuery
11 2 (0.60%) XSLT
12 1 (0.30%) XSD
12 1 (0.30%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.31%) NHS
3 8 (2.41%) AS400
3 8 (2.41%) PMI
4 6 (1.81%) Fat Client
4 6 (1.81%) Thin Client
5 5 (1.51%) DataPower
5 5 (1.51%) LPAR
6 4 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.20%) Replication
6 4 (1.20%) Blackberry
7 3 (0.90%) Data Structures
8 2 (0.60%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.60%) Device Driver
8 2 (0.60%) Clustering
9 1 (0.30%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.30%) Mainframe
9 1 (0.30%) GIS
9 1 (0.30%) Open Source
9 1 (0.30%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 92 (27.71%) Windows
2 58 (17.47%) Windows 7
3 23 (6.93%) Windows XP
4 18 (5.42%) UNIX
5 17 (5.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (4.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (3.61%) Solaris
8 11 (3.31%) Linux
9 5 (1.51%) zOS
9 5 (1.51%) AIX
10 3 (0.90%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.30%) VMS
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (27.41%) Data Migration
2 51 (15.36%) Project Management
3 32 (9.64%) Stakeholder Management
3 32 (9.64%) PRINCE2
4 28 (8.43%) ITIL
5 25 (7.53%) ETL
6 20 (6.02%) PLM
7 18 (5.42%) ERP
7 18 (5.42%) Validation
7 18 (5.42%) Time Management
8 17 (5.12%) Requirements Management
8 17 (5.12%) Business Transformation
9 16 (4.82%) Incident Management
9 16 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (4.82%) Data Mapping
10 15 (4.52%) Data Architecture
11 14 (4.22%) PDM
11 14 (4.22%) CAD
11 14 (4.22%) Software Testing
11 14 (4.22%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.06%) SQL
2 17 (5.12%) Java
3 12 (3.61%) C#
4 9 (2.71%) PL/SQL
5 7 (2.11%) VB
6 6 (1.81%) C
7 5 (1.51%) Apex Code
7 5 (1.51%) PowerShell
8 4 (1.20%) T-SQL
8 4 (1.20%) JavaScript
8 4 (1.20%) VBA
9 3 (0.90%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.90%) VBScript
9 3 (0.90%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.60%) Progress 4GL
10 2 (0.60%) ABAP
11 1 (0.30%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.30%) Perl
11 1 (0.30%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (5.72%) Security Cleared
2 17 (5.12%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.41%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.11%) Degree
5 6 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (1.51%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.90%) CCNP
8 3 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.60%) MCSA
9 2 (0.60%) MCP
10 1 (0.30%) CCNA
10 1 (0.30%) MCITP
10 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 34 (10.24%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (3.61%) vSphere
3 12 (3.61%) XenApp
3 12 (3.61%) XenDesktop
4 5 (1.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 4 (1.20%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.60%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.30%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.30%) VMFS
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.30%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 18 (5.42%) SCCM
2 7 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.20%) Ionix
4 3 (0.90%) Tivoli
4 3 (0.90%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.60%) WMI
5 2 (0.60%) Sysprep
5 2 (0.60%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.30%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.30%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 49 (14.76%) SAP
2 43 (12.95%) Microsoft
3 30 (9.04%) Oracle
4 24 (7.23%) VMware
5 21 (6.33%) Citrix
6 19 (5.72%) EMC
6 19 (5.72%) IBM
7 13 (3.92%) HP
8 11 (3.31%) Dell
8 11 (3.31%) Cisco
9 7 (2.11%) Avaya
10 6 (1.81%) Dot Hill
10 6 (1.81%) FalconStor
10 6 (1.81%) Reuters
11 5 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
11 5 (1.51%) MicroStrategy
11 5 (1.51%) PeopleSoft
11 5 (1.51%) Sybase
12 4 (1.20%) 3PAR
12 4 (1.20%) Business Objects
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400.00 - £440.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £41 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £12 - £14 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Austin Fraser
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Worcestershire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 16 days ago