The first table below looks at the demand 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 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Worcester region.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Migration
Rank 4 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Migration 10 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 21.28% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 24.39% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £22.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -3.22%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Worcester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41 27 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Worcester 87.23% 84.38% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 16 1
Average daily rate £340 £263 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+29.52% -32.69%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £72.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.55% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Migration
Worcestershire

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 April 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 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (33.33%) Citrix
3 4 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
3 4 (33.33%) Service Management
3 4 (33.33%) HP
3 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
3 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
3 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) vSphere
3 4 (33.33%) Office 365
3 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
3 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) SLA
5 2 (16.67%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Data Migration

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Worcester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) NetScaler
2 1 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) MS Access
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Support Specialist
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SAN Storage Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Report Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) SAN Engineer
2 1 (8.33%) Messaging Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
1 4 (33.33%) Service Management
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 4 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Software Distribution
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 4 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix
1 4 (33.33%) HP
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Dot Hill
2 1 (8.33%) FalconStor
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Dell
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft