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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 25 14 16
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 178 198 177
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.26% 7.79% 7.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.66% 10.17% 9.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 112 97
Median daily rate £375 £395 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £255 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 17
Median hourly rate - £25.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +58.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £18.00 £16.88
% change year-on-year
+13.88% +6.66%
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
2323 1946 1781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.71% 76.52% 75.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1334 1209 935
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 £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 90 112
Median hourly rate £18.50 £28.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.92% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £15.20 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 -8 49 £375 -6.25% 3
Coventry -6 25 £400 +15.52% 5
Shropshire -24 25 £288 -19.01% 1
Staffordshire +6 13 £418 +15.17% 5
Solihull - 13 £338 - 2
Warwickshire -22 12 £375 -10.71%
Wolverhampton +2 7 £373 +35.45%
West Bromwich - 6 £273 -
Worcestershire -10 2 £358 -4.66% 1
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 121 (30.79%) Data Migration
2 90 (22.90%) Microsoft
3 86 (21.88%) SQL
4 68 (17.30%) Security Cleared
5 57 (14.50%) Windows
6 53 (13.49%) ETL
6 53 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
7 52 (13.23%) SC Cleared
8 51 (12.98%) SQL Server
9 50 (12.72%) Finance
10 48 (12.21%) MS Excel
11 46 (11.70%) Active Directory
12 43 (10.94%) Project Management
13 38 (9.67%) SharePoint
14 37 (9.41%) .NET
14 37 (9.41%) Office 365
15 35 (8.91%) Oracle
16 32 (8.14%) Data Modelling
16 32 (8.14%) Data Quality
17 30 (7.63%) Data Centre
17 30 (7.63%) XML
17 30 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
18 29 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
19 28 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
20 25 (6.36%) CRM
20 25 (6.36%) Data Cleansing
20 25 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
21 23 (5.85%) Cisco
21 23 (5.85%) Citrix
22 22 (5.60%) WAN

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 38 (9.67%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.82%) Exchange Server 2013
2 15 (3.82%) Skype for Business
3 13 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (3.31%) MS Exchange
4 11 (2.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (1.78%) IBM Domino
5 7 (1.78%) IBM Notes
5 7 (1.78%) PowerExchange
5 7 (1.78%) WebSphere
6 5 (1.27%) BizTalk Server
6 5 (1.27%) SAS
7 4 (1.02%) IIS
8 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.51%) Documentum
9 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (0.51%) FileNet
9 2 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (0.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 48 (12.21%) MS Excel
2 22 (5.60%) MS Office
3 9 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.27%) InfoPath
5 4 (1.02%) MS Project
5 4 (1.02%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.51%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.51%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.51%) PTC Creo
7 2 (0.51%) Siemens NX
7 2 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (1.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.02%) Maximo
2 4 (1.02%) Teamcenter
3 2 (0.51%) Exstream
3 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.51%) SAP IS-U
3 2 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) ENOVIA
4 1 (0.25%) Infor LN
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (0.25%) SAP ECC
Cloud Services
1 37 (9.41%) Office 365
2 22 (5.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.76%) Google Drive
5 2 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (0.51%) IaaS
5 2 (0.51%) OneDrive
5 2 (0.51%) PaaS
5 2 (0.51%) SaaS
6 1 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.60%) WAN
2 21 (5.34%) LAN
3 18 (4.58%) VPN
4 17 (4.33%) BGP
5 15 (3.82%) Structured Cabling
6 12 (3.05%) DNS
6 12 (3.05%) NetScaler
6 12 (3.05%) Skype
7 11 (2.80%) DHCP
8 10 (2.54%) PBX
9 9 (2.29%) X.21
10 6 (1.53%) Firewall
10 6 (1.53%) Internet
10 6 (1.53%) MPLS
10 6 (1.53%) Remote Desktop
11 4 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (1.02%) Wireless
12 3 (0.76%) BT 21CN
12 3 (0.76%) Cisco Wireless
13 2 (0.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 29 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (3.82%) BusinessObjects
5 14 (3.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 13 (3.31%) SQL Server 2012
7 12 (3.05%) SAP Data Services
8 9 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.78%) PowerCenter
9 7 (1.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (1.53%) Big Data
10 6 (1.53%) Relational Database
10 6 (1.53%) SQL Server 2014
11 5 (1.27%) MS Access
11 5 (1.27%) Pentaho
11 5 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (0.76%) OLAP
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle OLAP
12 3 (0.76%) Oracle Reports
12 3 (0.76%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 22 (5.60%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.31%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.02%) NUnit
4 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.25%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.25%) NSubstitute
5 1 (0.25%) ProC
5 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
General
1 50 (12.72%) Finance
2 12 (3.05%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.54%) Retail
4 8 (2.04%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.78%) Banking
6 6 (1.53%) Automotive
6 6 (1.53%) Billing
7 4 (1.02%) Law
7 4 (1.02%) Legal
7 4 (1.02%) Marketing
8 3 (0.76%) Advertising
8 3 (0.76%) Local Government
9 2 (0.51%) Military
10 1 (0.25%) Back Office
10 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.25%) German Language
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (18.83%) Analyst
2 70 (17.81%) Developer
3 42 (10.69%) Architect
4 39 (9.92%) Project Manager
5 29 (7.38%) Business Analyst
6 24 (6.11%) Consultant
7 17 (4.33%) Data Analyst
7 17 (4.33%) Designer
8 16 (4.07%) .NET Developer
8 16 (4.07%) Migration Analyst
8 16 (4.07%) Network Designer
8 16 (4.07%) Solutions Architect
8 16 (4.07%) SQL Developer
9 14 (3.56%) Data Migration Analyst
9 14 (3.56%) DBA
9 14 (3.56%) Programme Manager
10 13 (3.31%) Test Analyst
11 11 (2.80%) Migration Manager
11 11 (2.80%) Support Engineer
12 10 (2.54%) Migration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (9.41%) .NET
2 30 (7.63%) XML
3 15 (3.82%) Web Services
3 15 (3.82%) XSD
4 14 (3.56%) ASP.NET
4 14 (3.56%) HTML
5 13 (3.31%) WinForms
6 11 (2.80%) jQuery
7 10 (2.54%) .NET Framework
8 9 (2.29%) REST
9 8 (2.04%) CSS
9 8 (2.04%) WCF
10 7 (1.78%) WebSphere MQ
11 6 (1.53%) Entity Framework
12 5 (1.27%) JSON
12 5 (1.27%) XSLT
13 4 (1.02%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (1.02%) KnockoutJS
14 3 (0.76%) Ajax
14 3 (0.76%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 30 (7.63%) Data Centre
2 14 (3.56%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (2.04%) Management Information System
5 7 (1.78%) Blackberry
5 7 (1.78%) Clustering
6 6 (1.53%) Computer Science
6 6 (1.53%) Data Conversion
6 6 (1.53%) Data Structures
6 6 (1.53%) Informatics
7 5 (1.27%) Client/Server
7 5 (1.27%) NHS
8 4 (1.02%) Private Cloud
8 4 (1.02%) Reference Data
9 3 (0.76%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.76%) N-Tier
9 3 (0.76%) PMI
9 3 (0.76%) Replication
9 3 (0.76%) User Experience
10 2 (0.51%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 57 (14.50%) Windows
2 22 (5.60%) Windows Server
3 19 (4.83%) Linux
4 17 (4.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (3.56%) Windows 7
6 12 (3.05%) Unix
7 11 (2.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (2.54%) Solaris
8 10 (2.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (2.29%) Windows XP
10 8 (2.04%) Windows 10
10 8 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (1.02%) AIX
11 4 (1.02%) Windows 8
11 4 (1.02%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.02%) Windows Vista
12 3 (0.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (30.79%) Data Migration
2 53 (13.49%) Agile Software Development
2 53 (13.49%) ETL
3 43 (10.94%) Project Management
4 32 (8.14%) Data Modelling
5 30 (7.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 28 (7.12%) Business Intelligence
7 25 (6.36%) CRM
7 25 (6.36%) Data Cleansing
7 25 (6.36%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (5.09%) Validation
9 19 (4.83%) Data Analysis
9 19 (4.83%) Performance Tuning
9 19 (4.83%) Workflow
10 18 (4.58%) Business Analysis
10 18 (4.58%) Change Management
10 18 (4.58%) PRINCE2
10 18 (4.58%) Risk Management
11 16 (4.07%) Test Scripting
12 14 (3.56%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 86 (21.88%) SQL
2 22 (5.60%) C#
3 19 (4.83%) T-SQL
4 15 (3.82%) JavaScript
4 15 (3.82%) PowerShell
5 12 (3.05%) VB
5 12 (3.05%) VB.NET
6 11 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 10 (2.54%) Java
7 10 (2.54%) VB6
8 5 (1.27%) VBScript
9 4 (1.02%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.02%) TypeScript
10 3 (0.76%) C
10 3 (0.76%) C++
10 3 (0.76%) XAML
11 1 (0.25%) COBOL
11 1 (0.25%) JCL
11 1 (0.25%) Korn
11 1 (0.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 68 (17.30%) Security Cleared
2 52 (13.23%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.83%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (4.58%) CCNP
5 15 (3.82%) CCDP
6 13 (3.31%) JNCIA
6 13 (3.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (3.05%) ISTQB
8 11 (2.80%) Degree
8 11 (2.80%) ISEB
9 8 (2.04%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 4 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
11 4 (1.02%) MCAD
11 4 (1.02%) MCITP
11 4 (1.02%) MCSD
11 4 (1.02%) MCTS
12 3 (0.76%) CCDA
12 3 (0.76%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.14%) Data Quality
2 16 (4.07%) QA
3 7 (1.78%) SLA
4 4 (1.02%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.51%) GCP
7 1 (0.25%) Basel III
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 46 (11.70%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.04%) XenDesktop
3 7 (1.78%) XenServer
4 4 (1.02%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (0.76%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (0.51%) Firmware
6 2 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.25%) PowerHA
7 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (2.80%) SCCM
2 4 (1.02%) WSUS
3 3 (0.76%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.76%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (0.76%) Puppet
3 3 (0.76%) SCOM
4 2 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.51%) vMotion
4 2 (0.51%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 90 (22.90%) Microsoft
2 35 (8.91%) Oracle
3 23 (5.85%) Cisco
3 23 (5.85%) Citrix
4 22 (5.60%) SAP
5 18 (4.58%) Juniper
6 13 (3.31%) IBM
7 9 (2.29%) Rackspace
8 8 (2.04%) Dell
9 7 (1.78%) HP
9 7 (1.78%) Informatica
9 7 (1.78%) Lotus
9 7 (1.78%) VMware
10 6 (1.53%) EMC
10 6 (1.53%) Google
10 6 (1.53%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.27%) Sophos
12 4 (1.02%) CA
13 3 (0.76%) Cognos
13 3 (0.76%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
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