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 28 July 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 23 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 213 174 157
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.72% 7.27% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.18% 9.61% 8.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 110 81
Median daily rate £399 £375 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.33% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 12
Median hourly rate £36.75 £14.25 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+157.89% -48.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.35 £12.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £19.33 £37.32
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £15.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -23.75%
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
2604 1810 1864
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.12% 75.61% 77.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1587 1110 992
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 83 135
Median hourly rate £17.00 £28.69 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.74% -8.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.06 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

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 28 July 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
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 28 July 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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 62 £375 -3.84% 5
Coventry +6 48 £400 - 5
Warwickshire -12 19 £350 -12.50% 1
Staffordshire +2 16 £430 +22.78% 1
Shropshire -29 15 £340 -20.00%
Worcestershire +4 10 £358 - 4
Solihull -12 6 £225 -14.28% 1
Wolverhampton 0 3 £425 +70.00%
West Bromwich 0 2 £425 +14.86%
Herefordshire - 2 £363 - 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 146 (34.68%) Data Migration
2 106 (25.18%) SQL
3 96 (22.80%) Microsoft
4 69 (16.39%) SQL Server
5 68 (16.15%) Windows
6 61 (14.49%) Finance
7 60 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (14.01%) Security Cleared
9 54 (12.83%) ETL
10 48 (11.40%) Project Management
11 47 (11.16%) Oracle
12 46 (10.93%) Active Directory
13 42 (9.98%) SC Cleared
14 41 (9.74%) MS Excel
15 38 (9.03%) .NET
16 37 (8.79%) Data Modelling
17 36 (8.55%) Data Centre
18 35 (8.31%) User Acceptance Testing
19 33 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
20 32 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
21 31 (7.36%) SAP
21 31 (7.36%) SharePoint
22 30 (7.13%) Data Warehouse
22 30 (7.13%) T-SQL
22 30 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 28 (6.65%) Windows Server
24 27 (6.41%) Data Quality
24 27 (6.41%) CRM
25 25 (5.94%) C#
25 25 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services

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 31 (7.36%) SharePoint
2 11 (2.61%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.14%) SAS
4 8 (1.90%) CMS
4 8 (1.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (1.19%) Skype for Business
6 4 (0.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.71%) IIS
7 3 (0.71%) PowerExchange
7 3 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (0.71%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.48%) Documentum
8 2 (0.48%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.48%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 41 (9.74%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.99%) MS Office
3 12 (2.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.61%) MS Visio
5 10 (2.38%) MS Project
6 3 (0.71%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.48%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.48%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.48%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.48%) Siemens NX
7 2 (0.48%) SOLIDWORKS
7 2 (0.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (2.38%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (2.14%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
3 8 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
4 7 (1.66%) Dynamics CRM
5 6 (1.43%) Oracle Cash Management
5 6 (1.43%) Oracle iProcurement
6 5 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.95%) Teamcenter
8 3 (0.71%) Maximo
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
8 3 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.71%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.71%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.71%) SAP PM
9 2 (0.48%) Exstream
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
9 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
10 1 (0.24%) ENOVIA
10 1 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 25 (5.94%) Office 365
2 21 (4.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.09%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.95%) SaaS
5 3 (0.71%) Google Drive
5 3 (0.71%) IaaS
5 3 (0.71%) PaaS
6 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 24 (5.70%) LAN
2 21 (4.99%) WAN
3 18 (4.28%) VPN
4 17 (4.04%) BGP
5 14 (3.33%) DNS
6 13 (3.09%) DHCP
6 13 (3.09%) Structured Cabling
7 12 (2.85%) NetScaler
8 9 (2.14%) PBX
8 9 (2.14%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (1.90%) Firewall
9 8 (1.90%) Wireless
9 8 (1.90%) X.21
10 7 (1.66%) VLAN
11 6 (1.43%) MPLS
12 5 (1.19%) Internet
12 5 (1.19%) Network Security
12 5 (1.19%) WPA2
13 4 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
13 4 (0.95%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (16.39%) SQL Server
2 30 (7.13%) Data Warehouse
2 30 (7.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 25 (5.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (3.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (3.33%) Big Data
5 14 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 13 (3.09%) BusinessObjects
7 11 (2.61%) SAP Data Services
8 8 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
9 7 (1.66%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.19%) IBM InfoSphere
10 5 (1.19%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.95%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.95%) PerformancePoint
11 4 (0.95%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.71%) Hadoop
12 3 (0.71%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.71%) PowerCenter
12 3 (0.71%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 18 (4.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (3.33%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.19%) NUnit
4 3 (0.71%) LSMW
4 3 (0.71%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.48%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.48%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.24%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.24%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.24%) Selenium
6 1 (0.24%) Toad
6 1 (0.24%) WinRunner
General
1 61 (14.49%) Finance
2 13 (3.09%) Retail
2 13 (3.09%) Telecoms
3 12 (2.85%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.14%) Billing
5 8 (1.90%) Banking
6 7 (1.66%) Automotive
7 6 (1.43%) General Ledger
7 6 (1.43%) Legal
8 5 (1.19%) Marketing
9 4 (0.95%) Advertising
9 4 (0.95%) Law
10 3 (0.71%) Publishing
11 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.24%) Back Office
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Local Government
12 1 (0.24%) Military
12 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 81 (19.24%) Analyst
2 67 (15.91%) Developer
3 49 (11.64%) Architect
4 39 (9.26%) Project Manager
5 28 (6.65%) Business Analyst
6 25 (5.94%) Consultant
7 20 (4.75%) SQL Developer
8 17 (4.04%) Migration Manager
9 15 (3.56%) Data Analyst
9 15 (3.56%) Migration Architect
9 15 (3.56%) Test Analyst
10 14 (3.33%) Administrator
10 14 (3.33%) Designer
10 14 (3.33%) Migration Specialist
10 14 (3.33%) Network Designer
10 14 (3.33%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (3.09%) C# Developer
11 13 (3.09%) Migration Project Manager
12 12 (2.85%) .NET Developer
12 12 (2.85%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (9.03%) .NET
2 23 (5.46%) XML
3 16 (3.80%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.33%) HTML
5 11 (2.61%) .NET Framework
5 11 (2.61%) jQuery
5 11 (2.61%) Web Services
6 10 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
7 9 (2.14%) REST
7 9 (2.14%) XSD
8 8 (1.90%) CSS
9 6 (1.43%) Entity Framework
9 6 (1.43%) WCF
10 5 (1.19%) 802.1X
10 5 (1.19%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.19%) JSON
10 5 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (1.19%) WinForms
10 5 (1.19%) XSLT
11 4 (0.95%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.55%) Data Centre
2 11 (2.61%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (2.38%) Data Conversion
4 9 (2.14%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.43%) Clustering
5 6 (1.43%) Replication
5 6 (1.43%) User Experience
6 5 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.95%) Client/Server
7 4 (0.95%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.95%) NHS
7 4 (0.95%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.71%) Data Integration
8 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.71%) LIMS
8 3 (0.71%) PMI
8 3 (0.71%) Reference Data
8 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 68 (16.15%) Windows
2 28 (6.65%) Windows Server
3 19 (4.51%) Linux
4 15 (3.56%) Windows 7
5 14 (3.33%) Solaris
6 13 (3.09%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (2.85%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (2.61%) Windows Server 2003
9 10 (2.38%) Unix
9 10 (2.38%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.90%) AIX
11 7 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (1.66%) Windows XP
12 6 (1.43%) Windows 8
12 6 (1.43%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.71%) SUSE
14 1 (0.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (34.68%) Data Migration
2 60 (14.25%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (12.83%) ETL
4 48 (11.40%) Project Management
5 37 (8.79%) Data Modelling
6 35 (8.31%) User Acceptance Testing
7 33 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 32 (7.60%) Business Intelligence
9 27 (6.41%) CRM
10 24 (5.70%) Test Scripting
11 19 (4.51%) Data Analysis
11 19 (4.51%) PRINCE2
12 17 (4.04%) Waterfall
13 16 (3.80%) ERP
14 15 (3.56%) User Stories
15 14 (3.33%) Business Analysis
15 14 (3.33%) Data Management
15 14 (3.33%) ITIL
15 14 (3.33%) Risk Management
16 13 (3.09%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 106 (25.18%) SQL
2 30 (7.13%) T-SQL
3 25 (5.94%) C#
4 18 (4.28%) JavaScript
5 16 (3.80%) Java
6 15 (3.56%) PL/SQL
7 14 (3.33%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.43%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.19%) ABAP
9 5 (1.19%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.19%) VB
10 4 (0.95%) Shell Script
11 3 (0.71%) Python
11 3 (0.71%) VB6
11 3 (0.71%) VBScript
11 3 (0.71%) XAML
12 2 (0.48%) C++
13 1 (0.24%) C
13 1 (0.24%) COBOL
13 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 59 (14.01%) Security Cleared
2 42 (9.98%) SC Cleared
3 18 (4.28%) CCNP
3 18 (4.28%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (3.80%) ISEB
5 15 (3.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (3.09%) CCDP
7 12 (2.85%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.61%) JNCIA
9 10 (2.38%) Degree
10 7 (1.66%) DV Cleared
11 5 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 4 (0.95%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.95%) MCAD
12 4 (0.95%) MCSD
12 4 (0.95%) MCTS
12 4 (0.95%) PMI Certification
12 4 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.41%) Data Quality
2 13 (3.09%) QA
3 5 (1.19%) SLA
4 4 (0.95%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.95%) JSP 440
5 2 (0.48%) GCP
6 1 (0.24%) Basel III
System Software
1 46 (10.93%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.90%) XenDesktop
3 7 (1.66%) XenServer
4 6 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (0.95%) Firmware
5 4 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 4 (0.95%) VMware ESX
6 3 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
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 10 (2.38%) SCCM
2 7 (1.66%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.19%) Puppet
3 5 (1.19%) SCOM
4 4 (0.95%) vMotion
5 3 (0.71%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.48%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (0.48%) MOM
7 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.24%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.24%) Terraform
7 1 (0.24%) WSUS
Vendors
1 96 (22.80%) Microsoft
2 47 (11.16%) Oracle
3 31 (7.36%) SAP
4 22 (5.23%) Citrix
5 20 (4.75%) Cisco
6 17 (4.04%) Juniper
7 9 (2.14%) Rackspace
7 9 (2.14%) VMware
8 8 (1.90%) EMC
8 8 (1.90%) IBM
8 8 (1.90%) Intel Security
8 8 (1.90%) Red Hat
9 7 (1.66%) HP
10 6 (1.43%) Dell
10 6 (1.43%) Google
10 6 (1.43%) Sophos
11 5 (1.19%) Adobe
11 5 (1.19%) Fortinet
11 5 (1.19%) Informatica
12 4 (0.95%) CA
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