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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 18 11 15
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Migration 155 177 141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.17% 8.49% 7.78%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.55% 12.16% 11.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 108 75
Average daily rate
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£375 £333 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.78% -5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+11.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £11.00 £19.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.10% -41.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £13.33 £20.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £22.69 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.08 £17.88 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-10.04% -23.93%
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
1469 1456 1234
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.91% 69.87% 68.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 858 783 610
Average daily rate £375 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 77 107
Average hourly rate £26.00 £31.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.78 £11.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £77.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £27.50 £31.32
% change year-on-year
-5.45% -12.19%

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 30 January 2015.

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
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 30 January 2015. 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 56 £375 +7.14% 12
Warwickshire -15 17 £363 +20.83% 5
Coventry +2 13 £338 +3.84% 3
Shropshire -7 9 £298 -40.91% 1
Solihull +7 7 £400 +14.28%
Staffordshire +4 7 £350 +0.71% 4
Wolverhampton +7 6 £325 +8.33% 1
Walsall -3 1 - -
West Bromwich - - - -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

1 115 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 72 (22.36%) Windows
3 50 (15.53%) SQL
3 50 (15.53%) Windows 7
4 49 (15.22%) Microsoft
5 48 (14.91%) Finance
6 39 (12.11%) Oracle
7 33 (10.25%) SharePoint
8 32 (9.94%) Project Management
9 31 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (9.63%) ITIL
9 31 (9.63%) SAP
10 28 (8.70%) PRINCE2
11 27 (8.39%) SQL Server
11 27 (8.39%) Active Directory
12 26 (8.07%) ETL
12 26 (8.07%) MS Office
13 24 (7.45%) MS Excel
14 23 (7.14%) Security Cleared
15 22 (6.83%) SCCM
15 22 (6.83%) Windows XP
16 20 (6.21%) Cisco
16 20 (6.21%) Citrix
16 20 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
16 20 (6.21%) Data Analysis
16 20 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 18 (5.59%) Data Modelling
18 17 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (5.28%) VMware
18 17 (5.28%) Data Mapping

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (10.25%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (3.11%) Lync
4 9 (2.80%) MS Exchange
5 8 (2.48%) WebLogic
6 5 (1.55%) SAS
6 5 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
8 3 (0.93%) SAP Portal
8 3 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (0.62%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.62%) Documentum
9 2 (0.62%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.31%) Apache
10 1 (0.31%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (8.07%) MS Office
2 24 (7.45%) MS Excel
3 8 (2.48%) MS Visio
4 7 (2.17%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.24%) MS Project
6 3 (0.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.93%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 7 (2.17%) SAP HCM
2 6 (1.86%) Eikon
2 6 (1.86%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (1.86%) Agresso
2 6 (1.86%) SAP HR
3 4 (1.24%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.93%) Oracle Applications
4 3 (0.93%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.62%) SAP PM
5 2 (0.62%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (0.31%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.31%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.31%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle HRMS
6 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.31%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.80%) Office 365
2 5 (1.55%) Force.com
3 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (4.35%) WAN
2 10 (3.11%) LAN
3 9 (2.80%) Network Security
4 7 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.17%) Intranet
4 7 (2.17%) SAN
5 5 (1.55%) ADSL
5 5 (1.55%) Internet
5 5 (1.55%) MPLS
5 5 (1.55%) Firewall
6 4 (1.24%) xDSL
6 4 (1.24%) BGP
6 4 (1.24%) DSL
6 4 (1.24%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.24%) DNS
7 3 (0.93%) VPN
7 3 (0.93%) RIP
7 3 (0.93%) Broadband
7 3 (0.93%) EIGRP
7 3 (0.93%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.39%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (5.28%) Data Warehouse
4 16 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (4.66%) Oracle Database
6 12 (3.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 9 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 8 (2.48%) Oracle Database 10g
9 6 (1.86%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (1.86%) BusinessObjects
9 6 (1.86%) MS Access
10 5 (1.55%) SAP Data Services
10 5 (1.55%) SAS Enterprise Guide
11 4 (1.24%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.24%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.93%) MySQL
12 3 (0.93%) Base SAS
12 3 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
12 3 (0.93%) IBM InfoSphere
12 3 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 8 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.62%) Talend Open Studio
2 2 (0.62%) LSMW
2 2 (0.62%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.31%) Ant
3 1 (0.31%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.31%) MSI
3 1 (0.31%) Maven
3 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.31%) TeamCity
3 1 (0.31%) Jenkins
General
1 48 (14.91%) Finance
2 12 (3.73%) Retail
3 7 (2.17%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.86%) Banking
5 5 (1.55%) Automotive
5 5 (1.55%) Marketing
6 4 (1.24%) Welsh Language
6 4 (1.24%) Advertising
6 4 (1.24%) Publishing
7 3 (0.93%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.62%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.62%) Billing
8 2 (0.62%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 58 (18.01%) Analyst
2 45 (13.98%) Consultant
3 36 (11.18%) Project Manager
4 31 (9.63%) Architect
4 31 (9.63%) Developer
5 22 (6.83%) Data Analyst
5 22 (6.83%) Business Analyst
6 13 (4.04%) SharePoint Developer
7 12 (3.73%) Infrastructure Architect
7 12 (3.73%) DBA
8 9 (2.80%) Oracle DBA
8 9 (2.80%) Administrator
9 8 (2.48%) SQL Developer
9 8 (2.48%) Data Migration Analyst
9 8 (2.48%) Coordinator
9 8 (2.48%) SAP Consultant
10 7 (2.17%) Functional Consultant
10 7 (2.17%) Migration Consultant
11 6 (1.86%) Data Migration Consultant
11 6 (1.86%) Data Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (4.97%) .NET
2 11 (3.42%) Web Services
2 11 (3.42%) HTML
3 9 (2.80%) XML
3 9 (2.80%) CSS
4 7 (2.17%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.86%) XMPP
6 3 (0.93%) J2EE
6 3 (0.93%) RESTful
7 2 (0.62%) jQuery
7 2 (0.62%) HTML5
7 2 (0.62%) TopLink
7 2 (0.62%) Middleware
8 1 (0.31%) EDI
8 1 (0.31%) ADO.NET
8 1 (0.31%) SOAP
8 1 (0.31%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.31%) BAPI
8 1 (0.31%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.31%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.80%) Management Information System
3 7 (2.17%) Data Integration
4 6 (1.86%) Blackberry
4 6 (1.86%) NHS
5 5 (1.55%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.24%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.24%) Mathematics
6 4 (1.24%) Physics
6 4 (1.24%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.93%) AS400
7 3 (0.93%) Device Driver
7 3 (0.93%) Replication
7 3 (0.93%) LPAR
7 3 (0.93%) Smart Meter
7 3 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.62%) User Experience
8 2 (0.62%) DataPower
9 1 (0.31%) PMI
9 1 (0.31%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 72 (22.36%) Windows
2 50 (15.53%) Windows 7
3 22 (6.83%) Windows XP
4 16 (4.97%) Linux
5 15 (4.66%) Solaris
6 13 (4.04%) UNIX
7 10 (3.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (3.11%) AIX
8 9 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
9 8 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (0.93%) HPUX
10 3 (0.93%) zOS
10 3 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.62%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.31%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.31%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (35.71%) Data Migration
2 32 (9.94%) Project Management
3 31 (9.63%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (9.63%) ITIL
4 28 (8.70%) PRINCE2
5 26 (8.07%) ETL
6 20 (6.21%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (6.21%) Data Analysis
7 18 (5.59%) Data Modelling
8 17 (5.28%) Data Mapping
9 15 (4.66%) Business Intelligence
9 15 (4.66%) Project Planning
10 11 (3.42%) Service Management
10 11 (3.42%) Service Delivery
10 11 (3.42%) CRM
10 11 (3.42%) Data Cleansing
11 9 (2.80%) Workflow
12 8 (2.48%) Technical Architecture
12 8 (2.48%) Business Analysis
12 8 (2.48%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.53%) SQL
2 14 (4.35%) PL/SQL
3 11 (3.42%) Java
4 10 (3.11%) PowerShell
4 10 (3.11%) T-SQL
5 9 (2.80%) VB
5 9 (2.80%) JavaScript
6 8 (2.48%) C#
7 5 (1.55%) ABAP
7 5 (1.55%) Apex Code
8 4 (1.24%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.62%) VB6
10 1 (0.31%) C
10 1 (0.31%) PHP
10 1 (0.31%) X++
10 1 (0.31%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 23 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 10 (3.11%) SC Cleared
2 10 (3.11%) Degree
2 10 (3.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (2.17%) DV Cleared
4 4 (1.24%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (1.24%) CCNA
4 4 (1.24%) CCNP
4 4 (1.24%) MCSE
5 3 (0.93%) MCSA
5 3 (0.93%) MCP
5 3 (0.93%) MCITP
6 2 (0.62%) BC Cleared
6 2 (0.62%) MCTS
6 2 (0.62%) PMP
6 2 (0.62%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (0.62%) CCIP
7 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.31%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.35%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.17%) QA
3 2 (0.62%) SLA
4 1 (0.31%) UCITS
System Software
1 27 (8.39%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.55%) XenApp
4 4 (1.24%) vSphere
5 3 (0.93%) XenDesktop
6 2 (0.62%) VMware ESX
6 2 (0.62%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.31%) Xen
7 1 (0.31%) IAG
7 1 (0.31%) VMFS
7 1 (0.31%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.31%) SRDF
7 1 (0.31%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.31%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 22 (6.83%) SCCM
2 4 (1.24%) EMC NetWorker
3 3 (0.93%) WMI
3 3 (0.93%) Sysprep
4 1 (0.31%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.31%) Ionix
4 1 (0.31%) Puppet
4 1 (0.31%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.31%) SCOM
4 1 (0.31%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.31%) Ansible
Vendors
1 49 (15.22%) Microsoft
2 39 (12.11%) Oracle
3 31 (9.63%) SAP
4 20 (6.21%) Cisco
4 20 (6.21%) Citrix
5 17 (5.28%) VMware
6 16 (4.97%) HP
7 12 (3.73%) Business Objects
8 11 (3.42%) EMC
9 9 (2.80%) Red Hat
10 8 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
11 7 (2.17%) IBM
12 6 (1.86%) Reuters
12 6 (1.86%) Dell
13 5 (1.55%) PeopleSoft
13 5 (1.55%) NetApp
14 4 (1.24%) 3PAR
14 4 (1.24%) BT
14 4 (1.24%) Remedy
14 4 (1.24%) Trillium
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