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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 5 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -1
Contract jobs citing Migration 10 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 23.81% 16.67% 11.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 43.48% 26.09% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 5 1
Average daily rate
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£315 £375 £210
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.00% +78.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £30.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £17.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-2.81% -35.45%
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
23 23 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 54.76% 63.89% 57.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 15 8
Average daily rate £315 £357 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.64% -20.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £315 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £390 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £7.50 - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
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 18 September 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 (65.38%) Windows
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (53.85%) VMware
4 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (50.00%) XenApp
5 13 (50.00%) XenDesktop
5 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (50.00%) vSphere
5 13 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 13 (50.00%) Citrix
5 13 (50.00%) NetScaler
6 5 (19.23%) FalconStor
6 5 (19.23%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (19.23%) SAN
6 5 (19.23%) Dell
6 5 (19.23%) EMC
6 5 (19.23%) Dot Hill
7 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (11.54%) HP
7 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
7 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
7 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
8 2 (7.69%) SQL
8 2 (7.69%) ITIL
8 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
8 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
8 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
8 2 (7.69%) MAILsweeper

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 3 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (50.00%) NetScaler
2 5 (19.23%) SAN
2 5 (19.23%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (11.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (38.46%) Support Specialist
2 4 (15.38%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Backup Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (15.38%) SAN Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (3.85%) Data Architect
4 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Business Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Messaging Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) Citrix Support
4 1 (3.85%) Messaging Analyst
4 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) .NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.85%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 2 (7.69%) ITIL
2 2 (7.69%) Service Management
2 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.85%) Business Continuity
3 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (3.85%) Configuration Management
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Risk Analysis
3 1 (3.85%) Data Migration
3 1 (3.85%) Software Distribution
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
1 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (50.00%) XenApp
2 13 (50.00%) XenDesktop
2 13 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) VMware
2 13 (50.00%) Citrix
3 5 (19.23%) FalconStor
3 5 (19.23%) Dot Hill
3 5 (19.23%) Dell
3 5 (19.23%) EMC
4 3 (11.54%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft