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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 22 18 20
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 209 176 165
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.01% 7.42% 7.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.57% 9.71% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 112 89
Median daily rate £381 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £260 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 17
Median hourly rate £37.50 £24.07 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+55.79% -3.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -15.00%
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
2440 1813 1807
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.82% 76.40% 76.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1463 1131 976
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 74 128
Median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.00 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.40 £40.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +1.69%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 25 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Birmingham +7 74 £375 -6.25% 6
Coventry +6 38 £400 - 9
Staffordshire +6 19 £418 +11.33%
Shropshire -23 19 £300 -40.00%
Solihull -5 14 £304 -
Worcestershire -7 5 £358 -4.66% 3
Warwickshire -33 5 £490 +18.78% 1
Wolverhampton -1 4 £450 +80.00% 2
West Bromwich - 2 £425 -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Migration.

1 137 (33.01%) Data Migration
2 91 (21.93%) SQL
3 89 (21.45%) Microsoft
4 71 (17.11%) Security Cleared
5 59 (14.22%) Finance
5 59 (14.22%) Windows
6 57 (13.73%) SQL Server
7 54 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
8 53 (12.77%) ETL
9 51 (12.29%) SC Cleared
10 45 (10.84%) MS Excel
11 44 (10.60%) Active Directory
12 43 (10.36%) Project Management
13 42 (10.12%) Oracle
14 37 (8.92%) .NET
15 34 (8.19%) Data Modelling
16 33 (7.95%) SharePoint
16 33 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
16 33 (7.95%) Office 365
16 33 (7.95%) Data Centre
17 31 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
17 31 (7.47%) XML
18 29 (6.99%) CRM
18 29 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (6.99%) Data Quality
19 27 (6.51%) SAP
19 27 (6.51%) C#
20 26 (6.27%) MS Office
20 26 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
21 24 (5.78%) T-SQL

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (7.95%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.86%) MS Exchange
3 15 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (3.13%) Skype for Business
6 10 (2.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (1.69%) IBM Domino
7 7 (1.69%) IBM Notes
8 6 (1.45%) PowerExchange
8 6 (1.45%) SAS
8 6 (1.45%) WebSphere
9 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2007
10 4 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (0.96%) IIS
11 3 (0.72%) CMS
11 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (0.48%) Documentum
12 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 45 (10.84%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.27%) MS Office
3 11 (2.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.45%) MS Project
4 6 (1.45%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.20%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.48%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.48%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.48%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.48%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.41%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle Assets
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
6 4 (0.96%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.72%) Maximo
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.72%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.48%) Exstream
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.48%) SAP CRM
9 1 (0.24%) ENOVIA
9 1 (0.24%) SAP IS-U
9 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.95%) Office 365
2 19 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.72%) Google Drive
4 3 (0.72%) IaaS
4 3 (0.72%) PaaS
5 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.48%) SaaS
5 2 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
6 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 23 (5.54%) LAN
1 23 (5.54%) WAN
2 20 (4.82%) VPN
3 19 (4.58%) BGP
4 15 (3.61%) Structured Cabling
5 12 (2.89%) DNS
5 12 (2.89%) NetScaler
6 11 (2.65%) DHCP
6 11 (2.65%) Skype
7 10 (2.41%) PBX
8 9 (2.17%) X.21
9 8 (1.93%) MPLS
10 7 (1.69%) Firewall
11 6 (1.45%) Internet
11 6 (1.45%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (1.20%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (1.20%) Wireless
13 4 (0.96%) OSPF
13 4 (0.96%) TCP/IP
13 4 (0.96%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
3 20 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 18 (4.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 16 (3.86%) BusinessObjects
6 13 (3.13%) SAP Data Services
7 12 (2.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 10 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 9 (2.17%) Big Data
10 8 (1.93%) Oracle Database
11 7 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
12 6 (1.45%) PowerCenter
13 5 (1.20%) Pentaho
13 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
13 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.96%) Hadoop
14 4 (0.96%) MS Access
14 4 (0.96%) SAP BI
15 3 (0.72%) OLAP
15 3 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 19 (4.58%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.37%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.20%) NUnit
4 3 (0.72%) LSMW
5 2 (0.48%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.48%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.24%) HP UFT
6 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.24%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
General
1 59 (14.22%) Finance
2 14 (3.37%) Retail
3 12 (2.89%) Telecoms
4 10 (2.41%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.17%) Billing
6 7 (1.69%) Automotive
7 6 (1.45%) Banking
7 6 (1.45%) General Ledger
8 4 (0.96%) Law
8 4 (0.96%) Legal
8 4 (0.96%) Marketing
9 3 (0.72%) Publishing
10 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
10 2 (0.48%) Military
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Back Office
11 1 (0.24%) German Language
11 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Local Government
11 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (17.83%) Developer
2 71 (17.11%) Analyst
3 45 (10.84%) Architect
4 40 (9.64%) Project Manager
5 28 (6.75%) Consultant
6 25 (6.02%) Business Analyst
7 18 (4.34%) SQL Developer
8 17 (4.10%) Solutions Architect
9 16 (3.86%) Designer
9 16 (3.86%) Network Designer
10 14 (3.37%) .NET Developer
10 14 (3.37%) Programme Manager
11 13 (3.13%) C# Developer
11 13 (3.13%) Test Analyst
12 12 (2.89%) DBA
12 12 (2.89%) Migration Manager
12 12 (2.89%) Migration Specialist
13 11 (2.65%) Administrator
13 11 (2.65%) Migration Architect
13 11 (2.65%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (8.92%) .NET
2 31 (7.47%) XML
3 16 (3.86%) HTML
4 15 (3.61%) ASP.NET
4 15 (3.61%) Web Services
5 14 (3.37%) XSD
6 13 (3.13%) .NET Framework
6 13 (3.13%) jQuery
7 11 (2.65%) WinForms
8 10 (2.41%) Oracle Fusion
8 10 (2.41%) REST
9 9 (2.17%) CSS
10 8 (1.93%) Entity Framework
10 8 (1.93%) WCF
11 6 (1.45%) JSON
11 6 (1.45%) WebSphere MQ
12 5 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web API
12 5 (1.20%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (1.20%) XSLT
13 4 (0.96%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 33 (7.95%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 7 (1.69%) Blackberry
4 7 (1.69%) Clustering
5 6 (1.45%) Computer Science
5 6 (1.45%) Data Conversion
5 6 (1.45%) Informatics
5 6 (1.45%) NHS
5 6 (1.45%) User Experience
6 5 (1.20%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.96%) Private Cloud
7 4 (0.96%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.72%) LIMS
8 3 (0.72%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.72%) PMI
8 3 (0.72%) Replication
9 2 (0.48%) Credit Risk
9 2 (0.48%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 59 (14.22%) Windows
2 23 (5.54%) Windows Server
3 19 (4.58%) Linux
4 16 (3.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (3.13%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (2.41%) Solaris
7 10 (2.41%) Unix
7 10 (2.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.93%) Windows 10
8 8 (1.93%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.96%) AIX
9 4 (0.96%) Windows 8
9 4 (0.96%) Windows Vista
10 3 (0.72%) SUSE
10 3 (0.72%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (33.01%) Data Migration
2 54 (13.01%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (12.77%) ETL
4 43 (10.36%) Project Management
5 34 (8.19%) Data Modelling
6 33 (7.95%) User Acceptance Testing
7 29 (6.99%) CRM
7 29 (6.99%) Stakeholder Management
8 26 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (4.58%) Workflow
10 18 (4.34%) Change Management
10 18 (4.34%) Risk Management
10 18 (4.34%) Test Scripting
11 16 (3.86%) Data Cleansing
11 16 (3.86%) Validation
12 15 (3.61%) Business Analysis
12 15 (3.61%) ITIL
13 14 (3.37%) PRINCE2
13 14 (3.37%) Waterfall
14 13 (3.13%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 91 (21.93%) SQL
2 27 (6.51%) C#
3 24 (5.78%) T-SQL
4 19 (4.58%) JavaScript
5 15 (3.61%) Java
5 15 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 13 (3.13%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.41%) VB
8 9 (2.17%) VB.NET
9 7 (1.69%) VB6
10 5 (1.20%) ABAP
10 5 (1.20%) TypeScript
10 5 (1.20%) VBScript
11 4 (0.96%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.72%) Python
12 3 (0.72%) XAML
13 2 (0.48%) C++
14 1 (0.24%) COBOL
14 1 (0.24%) JCL
14 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 71 (17.11%) Security Cleared
2 51 (12.29%) SC Cleared
3 21 (5.06%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (4.82%) CCNP
5 15 (3.61%) CCDP
5 15 (3.61%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.13%) JNCIA
7 12 (2.89%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.65%) Degree
9 10 (2.41%) ISEB
10 9 (2.17%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
11 5 (1.20%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (1.20%) MCAD
11 5 (1.20%) MCSD
11 5 (1.20%) MCTS
12 4 (0.96%) MCITP
13 3 (0.72%) CCDA
13 3 (0.72%) CCIE
13 3 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (6.99%) Data Quality
2 15 (3.61%) QA
3 8 (1.93%) SLA
4 5 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.96%) JSP 440
6 2 (0.48%) GCP
7 1 (0.24%) Basel III
7 1 (0.24%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 44 (10.60%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.93%) XenDesktop
3 7 (1.69%) XenServer
4 5 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.72%) Firmware
6 3 (0.72%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.72%) VMware ESX
7 2 (0.48%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.24%) KVM
8 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
8 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (2.65%) SCCM
2 5 (1.20%) Puppet
3 4 (0.96%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.72%) Oracle EDQ
4 3 (0.72%) SCOM
4 3 (0.72%) vMotion
4 3 (0.72%) WSUS
5 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 89 (21.45%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.12%) Oracle
3 27 (6.51%) SAP
4 23 (5.54%) Cisco
5 22 (5.30%) Citrix
6 20 (4.82%) Juniper
7 12 (2.89%) IBM
8 9 (2.17%) Rackspace
9 8 (1.93%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.69%) Dell
10 7 (1.69%) EMC
10 7 (1.69%) HP
10 7 (1.69%) Lotus
10 7 (1.69%) Sophos
10 7 (1.69%) VMware
11 6 (1.45%) Google
11 6 (1.45%) Informatica
11 6 (1.45%) Intel Security
12 5 (1.20%) Symantec
13 4 (0.96%) CA
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