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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Migration
Rank 20 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Contract jobs citing Migration 172 164 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 7.30% 7.00% 7.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.81% 9.29% 11.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 82 65
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 18 1
Average hourly rate £24.07 £26.25 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.30% -30.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.57 £20.00 £18.45
% change year-on-year
-7.15% +8.40%
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
1754 1766 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.45% 75.37% 67.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1097 927 590
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 137 61
Average hourly rate £26.50 £34.32 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.78% -9.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +4 51 £400 +23.07% 14
Warwickshire +3 32 £390 +24.80% 2
Coventry +4 24 £400 +23.07% 4
Staffordshire -3 12 £366 -2.33% 4
Shropshire 0 10 £425 +33.33% 2
Wolverhampton +6 5 £250 -
Solihull +3 4 £375 - 1
Worcestershire -8 4 £375 +15.38% 1
Walsall - 4 £300 - 1
Sutton Coldfield +6 1 £310 - 1
Herefordshire 0 1 £323 -
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 132 (36.87%) Data Migration
2 69 (19.27%) SQL
3 68 (18.99%) Microsoft
4 59 (16.48%) Finance
5 57 (15.92%) Windows
6 51 (14.25%) Data Centre
7 45 (12.57%) PRINCE2
7 45 (12.57%) MS Excel
8 44 (12.29%) SharePoint
9 43 (12.01%) SQL Server
10 41 (11.45%) Oracle
11 35 (9.78%) Project Management
12 32 (8.94%) Active Directory
13 30 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
14 28 (7.82%) Data Analysis
15 27 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 27 (7.54%) Security Cleared
16 26 (7.26%) IBM
17 25 (6.98%) .NET
17 25 (6.98%) CRM
17 25 (6.98%) ETL
17 25 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
18 23 (6.42%) SAP
19 22 (6.15%) Citrix
19 22 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 21 (5.87%) Technical Architecture
20 21 (5.87%) Data Mapping
20 21 (5.87%) Cisco
20 21 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
20 21 (5.87%) Linux

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (12.29%) SharePoint
2 17 (4.75%) SharePoint 2013
3 16 (4.47%) MS Exchange
3 16 (4.47%) Documentum
3 16 (4.47%) WebSphere
4 15 (4.19%) WebLogic
5 10 (2.79%) CICS
5 10 (2.79%) WebSphere Application Server
6 9 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (2.51%) BizTalk Server
6 9 (2.51%) Lync
6 9 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (2.23%) FileNet
8 6 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (1.12%) WebSphere Portal
9 4 (1.12%) WebSphere Process Server
9 4 (1.12%) IIS
10 3 (0.84%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.56%) Apache
Applications
1 45 (12.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.31%) MS Office
3 10 (2.79%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (2.51%) Spreadsheet
5 8 (2.23%) MS Project
6 3 (0.84%) MS Visio
7 2 (0.56%) Simulink
7 2 (0.56%) Stateflow
7 2 (0.56%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.56%) TargetLink
Business Applications
1 10 (2.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.68%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.12%) Oracle General Ledger
3 4 (1.12%) Eikon
3 4 (1.12%) Oracle Payables
3 4 (1.12%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle Assets
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle Receivables
4 3 (0.84%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.56%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Financials
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.28%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.28%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.28%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.28%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.03%) Office 365
2 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.28%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.28%) IaaS
3 1 (0.28%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.28%) Yammer
3 1 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 19 (5.31%) WAN
2 16 (4.47%) LAN
3 11 (3.07%) Internet
3 11 (3.07%) Firewall
4 9 (2.51%) Network Security
4 9 (2.51%) TCP/IP
5 7 (1.96%) SAN
6 6 (1.68%) DNS
7 5 (1.40%) Intranet
7 5 (1.40%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.12%) MPLS
8 4 (1.12%) OSPF
9 3 (0.84%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (0.84%) BIG-IP
9 3 (0.84%) VPN
9 3 (0.84%) LDAP
9 3 (0.84%) Broadband
9 3 (0.84%) ISDN
9 3 (0.84%) PABX
9 3 (0.84%) FlexRay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (12.01%) SQL Server
2 27 (7.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 22 (6.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 21 (5.87%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (4.47%) Oracle Database
6 11 (3.07%) Relational Database
7 10 (2.79%) IBM InfoSphere
7 10 (2.79%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (2.79%) DB2
8 7 (1.96%) SAP Data Services
8 7 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 6 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
10 5 (1.40%) MS Access
10 5 (1.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.40%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.12%) Oracle BI EE
11 4 (1.12%) DataStage
11 4 (1.12%) SQL Server 2000
11 4 (1.12%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.68%) Introscope
1 6 (1.68%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (0.84%) LSMW
3 2 (0.56%) Subversion
3 2 (0.56%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.56%) ClearQuest
3 2 (0.56%) JIRA
3 2 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.56%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.28%) MSI
4 1 (0.28%) Maven
General
1 59 (16.48%) Finance
2 19 (5.31%) Telecoms
3 17 (4.75%) Automotive
4 14 (3.91%) Retail
5 8 (2.23%) Electronics
6 6 (1.68%) Law
6 6 (1.68%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.40%) German Language
8 4 (1.12%) Front Office
9 3 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.84%) Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 2 (0.56%) Billing
10 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 2 (0.56%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.28%) Back Office
11 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
11 1 (0.28%) Marketing
11 1 (0.28%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 70 (19.55%) Analyst
2 54 (15.08%) Architect
3 46 (12.85%) Consultant
4 44 (12.29%) Project Manager
5 41 (11.45%) Developer
6 27 (7.54%) Data Analyst
7 17 (4.75%) Business Analyst
8 16 (4.47%) Infrastructure Architect
9 15 (4.19%) Data Migration Analyst
10 14 (3.91%) Administrator
11 10 (2.79%) Technical Architect
12 9 (2.51%) SharePoint Developer
12 9 (2.51%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
13 8 (2.23%) SharePoint Consultant
13 8 (2.23%) Test Manager
13 8 (2.23%) Senior Analyst
13 8 (2.23%) WebSphere Administrator
14 7 (1.96%) SQL Developer
14 7 (1.96%) SAP Consultant
14 7 (1.96%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (6.98%) .NET
2 8 (2.23%) XML
3 7 (1.96%) ASP.NET
3 7 (1.96%) WebSphere MQ
4 6 (1.68%) HTML
5 4 (1.12%) ADO.NET
6 3 (0.84%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 3 (0.84%) WCF
6 3 (0.84%) Web Services
7 2 (0.56%) XMPP
7 2 (0.56%) JSON
8 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
8 1 (0.28%) MDX
8 1 (0.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.28%) VXML
8 1 (0.28%) Hibernate
8 1 (0.28%) BAPI
8 1 (0.28%) TopLink
8 1 (0.28%) WinForms
8 1 (0.28%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (14.25%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.31%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (4.47%) Management Information System
4 14 (3.91%) Data Structures
5 13 (3.63%) Data Integration
6 12 (3.35%) NHS
7 10 (2.79%) LPAR
8 7 (1.96%) Computer Science
9 6 (1.68%) Device Driver
10 4 (1.12%) Mainframe
11 3 (0.84%) Handset
12 2 (0.56%) EPoS
12 2 (0.56%) IVR
12 2 (0.56%) SecurID
12 2 (0.56%) Wiki
12 2 (0.56%) User Experience
12 2 (0.56%) Visualisation
13 1 (0.28%) Oracle Exalytics
13 1 (0.28%) Learning Management System
13 1 (0.28%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 57 (15.92%) Windows
2 21 (5.87%) Linux
3 16 (4.47%) AIX
3 16 (4.47%) Solaris
4 15 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (3.91%) UNIX
6 13 (3.63%) Windows XP
7 12 (3.35%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (3.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (2.79%) zOS
9 8 (2.23%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (0.84%) Windows 8
13 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.28%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (36.87%) Data Migration
2 45 (12.57%) PRINCE2
3 35 (9.78%) Project Management
4 30 (8.38%) Stakeholder Management
5 28 (7.82%) Data Analysis
6 25 (6.98%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (6.98%) CRM
6 25 (6.98%) ETL
7 21 (5.87%) Technical Architecture
7 21 (5.87%) Data Mapping
8 20 (5.59%) Business Intelligence
8 20 (5.59%) ITIL
9 17 (4.75%) ERP
9 17 (4.75%) Data Cleansing
10 16 (4.47%) Change Control
10 16 (4.47%) Data Modelling
10 16 (4.47%) TOGAF
11 14 (3.91%) Validation
12 13 (3.63%) Service Management
13 11 (3.07%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 69 (19.27%) SQL
2 15 (4.19%) T-SQL
3 11 (3.07%) C#
4 8 (2.23%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.96%) VB.NET
6 6 (1.68%) Jython
6 6 (1.68%) Java
7 5 (1.40%) VB6
7 5 (1.40%) VB
8 4 (1.12%) C
9 3 (0.84%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.84%) X++
10 2 (0.56%) ABAP
10 2 (0.56%) VBA
10 2 (0.56%) Embedded C
10 2 (0.56%) PHP
10 2 (0.56%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.28%) VBScript
11 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 27 (7.54%) Security Cleared
2 19 (5.31%) SC Cleared
3 18 (5.03%) Degree
4 14 (3.91%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (1.68%) MCITP
6 5 (1.40%) PMI Certification
6 5 (1.40%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.12%) ISEB
7 4 (1.12%) PMP
7 4 (1.12%) CCNA
8 3 (0.84%) CCNP
8 3 (0.84%) MCSE
8 3 (0.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 2 (0.56%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.56%) ISEB Practitioner
9 2 (0.56%) MCDBA
9 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.28%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.07%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.96%) QA
3 5 (1.40%) SLA
4 1 (0.28%) HL7
System Software
1 32 (8.94%) Active Directory
2 12 (3.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.96%) vSphere
4 6 (1.68%) XenApp
5 5 (1.40%) PowerHA
6 3 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.84%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.28%) Firmware
7 1 (0.28%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (2.23%) SCCM
2 6 (1.68%) CA Wily
3 4 (1.12%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.56%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.56%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.28%) Puppet
5 1 (0.28%) SCOM
5 1 (0.28%) WSUS
5 1 (0.28%) Business Desktop Deployment
5 1 (0.28%) Windows Intune
5 1 (0.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 68 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 41 (11.45%) Oracle
3 26 (7.26%) IBM
4 23 (6.42%) SAP
5 22 (6.15%) Citrix
6 21 (5.87%) Cisco
7 18 (5.03%) VMware
8 11 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (2.51%) NetApp
9 9 (2.51%) Pega
10 7 (1.96%) Netezza
10 7 (1.96%) HP
11 6 (1.68%) CA
11 6 (1.68%) Talend
12 5 (1.40%) Tableau
12 5 (1.40%) Cognos
12 5 (1.40%) Business Objects
12 5 (1.40%) CheckPoint
13 4 (1.12%) Red Hat
13 4 (1.12%) Reuters
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