The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the Worcester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 10 3 7
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Migration 13 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 26.00% 24.24% 7.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 44.83% 33.33% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 7 0
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£328 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £363 £363
% change year-on-year
+0.68% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -32.07%
Migration
Worcestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Worcester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
29 24 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 58.00% 72.73% 62.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 18 7
Average daily rate £315 £342 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.75% -17.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £290 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £400 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £27.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.50 - £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Worcester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in Worcester

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Migration across the Worcester region.

Migration Daily Rate Trend in Worcester

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Worcester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the Worcester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in Worcester

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration across the Worcester region.

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in Worcester

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcester 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 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
3 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (44.44%) VMware
4 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (40.74%) NetScaler
5 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (40.74%) XenApp
5 11 (40.74%) XenDesktop
5 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
5 11 (40.74%) vSphere
5 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
5 11 (40.74%) Citrix
6 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (18.52%) SAN
6 5 (18.52%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) Dell
6 5 (18.52%) EMC
6 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
6 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
6 5 (18.52%) FalconStor
6 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (18.52%) Dot Hill
7 4 (14.81%) Office 365
7 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
7 4 (14.81%) ITIL
7 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
7 4 (14.81%) MAILsweeper
7 4 (14.81%) Service Management
7 4 (14.81%) Problem Management

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Worcester 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 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (18.52%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.81%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (40.74%) NetScaler
2 5 (18.52%) SAN
2 5 (18.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.70%) Data Mining
2 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Specialist
2 4 (14.81%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Backup Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) SAN Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 2 (7.41%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Citrix Support Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Messaging Support Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Data Architect
4 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (3.70%) Support Consultant
4 1 (3.70%) Field Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.70%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (40.74%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (40.74%) Incident Management
2 4 (14.81%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Service Management
2 4 (14.81%) Problem Management
3 3 (11.11%) Project Management
3 3 (11.11%) Risk Analysis
3 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.70%) Software Distribution
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) ETL
5 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (40.74%) XenApp
2 11 (40.74%) XenDesktop
2 11 (40.74%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 12 (44.44%) VMware
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
3 5 (18.52%) HP
3 5 (18.52%) Dell
3 5 (18.52%) EMC
3 5 (18.52%) FalconStor
3 5 (18.52%) Dot Hill
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle