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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 23 15 23
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Migration 178 177 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.63% 7.53% 6.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 10.54% 9.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 102 60
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £486 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 3
Average hourly rate £30.22 £14.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+108.41% -51.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.38 £18.45
% change year-on-year
+22.13% -11.24%
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
1974 1679 1221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 73.49% 71.45% 70.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 1192 879 576
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 98 85
Average hourly rate £29.00 £32.00 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% -15.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 4 May 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
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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 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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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 +3 64 £400 +6.66% 12
Warwickshire +12 30 £420 +49.33% 1
Coventry -4 22 £346 +1.09% 4
Shropshire -17 10 £355 +35.23%
Staffordshire -17 10 £410 +24.24% 2
Wolverhampton +10 5 £315 -33.68%
Dudley - 4 £300 -
Worcestershire -9 1 £475 +42.85%
West Bromwich - 1 £375 -
Herefordshire - 1 £323 -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 114 (34.23%) Data Migration
2 64 (19.22%) Microsoft
3 60 (18.02%) Windows
4 55 (16.52%) SQL
5 51 (15.32%) Finance
6 37 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 36 (10.81%) SharePoint
8 35 (10.51%) PRINCE2
8 35 (10.51%) SQL Server
9 34 (10.21%) Active Directory
10 33 (9.91%) Oracle
10 33 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
11 30 (9.01%) SAP
12 29 (8.71%) Project Management
13 28 (8.41%) Cisco
13 28 (8.41%) Security Cleared
14 27 (8.11%) ITIL
15 26 (7.81%) Citrix
16 24 (7.21%) IBM
16 24 (7.21%) WAN
17 23 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (6.31%) SC Cleared
18 21 (6.31%) VMware
18 21 (6.31%) LAN
18 21 (6.31%) CRM
19 20 (6.01%) MS Office
19 20 (6.01%) ETL
19 20 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 20 (6.01%) Data Analysis
20 19 (5.71%) Data Mapping

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 36 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 14 (4.20%) MS Exchange
3 13 (3.90%) Documentum
3 13 (3.90%) SharePoint 2013
4 12 (3.60%) WebSphere
5 8 (2.40%) BizTalk Server
6 7 (2.10%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.10%) FileNet
6 7 (2.10%) WebLogic
6 7 (2.10%) WebSphere Application Server
7 6 (1.80%) CICS
7 6 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (1.50%) Lync
9 4 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
9 4 (1.20%) WebSphere Portal
10 3 (0.90%) SAP Portal
10 3 (0.90%) IIS
10 3 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 37 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 20 (6.01%) MS Office
3 8 (2.40%) Spreadsheet
4 7 (2.10%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.50%) MS Project
6 3 (0.90%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.60%) Simulink
7 2 (0.60%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.60%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.60%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 12 (3.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle Applications
2 4 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.90%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (0.60%) Teamcenter
4 2 (0.60%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.60%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.60%) SAP PM
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle iProcurement
5 1 (0.30%) Magento
5 1 (0.30%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.30%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.30%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 11 (3.30%) Office 365
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.30%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (7.21%) WAN
2 21 (6.31%) LAN
3 12 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.00%) SAN
4 10 (3.00%) Network Security
5 9 (2.70%) Internet
6 6 (1.80%) Intranet
6 6 (1.80%) Firewall
6 6 (1.80%) MPLS
7 5 (1.50%) VPN
7 5 (1.50%) DNS
8 4 (1.20%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.20%) ADSL
8 4 (1.20%) BGP
8 4 (1.20%) DSL
8 4 (1.20%) xDSL
9 3 (0.90%) EIGRP
9 3 (0.90%) OSPF
9 3 (0.90%) Broadband
9 3 (0.90%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (10.51%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 20 (6.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (3.90%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.70%) IBM InfoSphere
7 8 (2.40%) Relational Database
7 8 (2.40%) DB2
8 7 (2.10%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (2.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (1.80%) MySQL
9 6 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.50%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 4 (1.20%) SAP BW
12 3 (0.90%) Oracle BI EE
12 3 (0.90%) DataStage
12 3 (0.90%) QualityStage
13 2 (0.60%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 5 (1.50%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (1.20%) Introscope
3 3 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.90%) LSMW
4 2 (0.60%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.60%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.60%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.60%) JIRA
4 2 (0.60%) Subversion
4 2 (0.60%) Maven
4 2 (0.60%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.30%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.30%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.30%) Ant
5 1 (0.30%) Jenkins
General
1 51 (15.32%) Finance
2 17 (5.11%) Automotive
3 16 (4.80%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.80%) Electronics
5 5 (1.50%) Retail
5 5 (1.50%) Law
6 4 (1.20%) German Language
7 3 (0.90%) Marketing
7 3 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (0.90%) Advertising
8 2 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.60%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.60%) Back Office
8 2 (0.60%) Banking
8 2 (0.60%) Welsh Language
9 1 (0.30%) Mandarin Language
9 1 (0.30%) Cantonese Language
9 1 (0.30%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Local Government
9 1 (0.30%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 57 (17.12%) Analyst
2 48 (14.41%) Architect
3 41 (12.31%) Project Manager
4 40 (12.01%) Consultant
5 38 (11.41%) Developer
6 24 (7.21%) Data Analyst
7 16 (4.80%) Administrator
8 13 (3.90%) Infrastructure Architect
9 12 (3.60%) Data Migration Analyst
10 11 (3.30%) Implementation Manager
11 10 (3.00%) Business Analyst
12 9 (2.70%) SQL Developer
12 9 (2.70%) SAP Consultant
13 8 (2.40%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.40%) DBA
13 8 (2.40%) SharePoint Developer
13 8 (2.40%) Technical Manager
14 7 (2.10%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
14 7 (2.10%) Technical Project Manager
14 7 (2.10%) AWS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (5.71%) .NET
2 8 (2.40%) ASP.NET
3 6 (1.80%) Web Services
3 6 (1.80%) XML
4 5 (1.50%) HTML
4 5 (1.50%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (0.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 3 (0.90%) WCF
6 2 (0.60%) ADO.NET
6 2 (0.60%) JSON
7 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.30%) RESTful
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.30%) WPF
7 1 (0.30%) Silverlight
7 1 (0.30%) Spring
7 1 (0.30%) MDX
7 1 (0.30%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.30%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.30%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (5.11%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (3.60%) Data Structures
3 10 (3.00%) Management Information System
4 9 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 9 (2.70%) NHS
5 8 (2.40%) LPAR
6 6 (1.80%) Mainframe
7 4 (1.20%) Device Driver
7 4 (1.20%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.90%) Blackberry
8 3 (0.90%) User Experience
9 2 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.60%) Handset
10 1 (0.30%) Learning Management System
10 1 (0.30%) Data Conversion
10 1 (0.30%) DataPower
10 1 (0.30%) DTV
10 1 (0.30%) AS400
10 1 (0.30%) IVR
10 1 (0.30%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 60 (18.02%) Windows
2 19 (5.71%) Windows XP
3 18 (5.41%) Windows 7
4 17 (5.11%) Linux
5 16 (4.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (4.20%) Solaris
7 13 (3.90%) UNIX
7 13 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (3.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (3.30%) AIX
9 8 (2.40%) zOS
10 6 (1.80%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (1.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.30%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (34.23%) Data Migration
2 35 (10.51%) PRINCE2
3 33 (9.91%) Stakeholder Management
4 29 (8.71%) Project Management
5 27 (8.11%) ITIL
6 21 (6.31%) CRM
7 20 (6.01%) ETL
7 20 (6.01%) Data Analysis
8 19 (5.71%) Data Mapping
9 17 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (4.20%) TOGAF
11 13 (3.90%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
11 13 (3.90%) Data Modelling
12 12 (3.60%) Validation
12 12 (3.60%) Data Cleansing
13 11 (3.30%) Service Management
14 10 (3.00%) Change Control
14 10 (3.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (3.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 55 (16.52%) SQL
2 14 (4.20%) T-SQL
3 8 (2.40%) C#
3 8 (2.40%) VB.NET
4 5 (1.50%) ABAP
5 4 (1.20%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.20%) VB
5 4 (1.20%) Jython
5 4 (1.20%) VB6
6 3 (0.90%) X++
6 3 (0.90%) Java
6 3 (0.90%) C
6 3 (0.90%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.60%) Embedded C
7 2 (0.60%) PHP
7 2 (0.60%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.30%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.30%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.30%) VBScript
8 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 28 (8.41%) Security Cleared
2 21 (6.31%) SC Cleared
3 17 (5.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (3.30%) Degree
5 6 (1.80%) PMP
5 6 (1.80%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.80%) MCITP
6 5 (1.50%) MCSE
7 4 (1.20%) CCNA
7 4 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (0.90%) CCNP
9 2 (0.60%) CCIP
9 2 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.60%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.60%) MCTS
9 2 (0.60%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.30%) APMP
10 1 (0.30%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.40%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.50%) QA
3 2 (0.60%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (10.21%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.40%) vSphere
4 7 (2.10%) XenApp
5 4 (1.20%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.90%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.60%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.30%) IAG
8 1 (0.30%) Xen
8 1 (0.30%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 13 (3.90%) SCCM
2 4 (1.20%) CA Wily
2 4 (1.20%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.60%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.30%) Puppet
5 1 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.30%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.30%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
5 1 (0.30%) Ansible
Vendors
1 64 (19.22%) Microsoft
2 33 (9.91%) Oracle
3 30 (9.01%) SAP
4 28 (8.41%) Cisco
5 26 (7.81%) Citrix
6 24 (7.21%) IBM
7 21 (6.31%) VMware
8 13 (3.90%) NetApp
9 10 (3.00%) HP
10 7 (2.10%) EMC
11 6 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
11 6 (1.80%) Red Hat
11 6 (1.80%) Pega
12 5 (1.50%) Netezza
12 5 (1.50%) Talend
13 4 (1.20%) CA
13 4 (1.20%) Business Objects
13 4 (1.20%) Cognos
13 4 (1.20%) SolarWinds
14 3 (0.90%) Remedy
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Hudson IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Connectus
Rate: £18.14 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Staffordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Green Thompson Consulting
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £325 - £375 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £300 - £310 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Real Staffing
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 24 days ago
Birmingham
Orgtel
Rate: £100 - £120 per day
Posted: 26 days ago