The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 21 9 18
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Contract jobs citing Migration 243 384 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.54% 9.27% 7.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.01% 11.68% 9.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 194 127
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 25 16
Median hourly rate £37.63 £15.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+142.74% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.73 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.53 £52.47 £29.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.56 £15.25 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+21.72% -11.59%
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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2698 3289 2538
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.76% 79.41% 77.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1800 2013 1500
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 107
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Migration as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Manchester 0 152 £425 +6.25% 19
Cheshire -8 51 £450 +9.75% 7
Merseyside -7 19 £340 -9.33% 3
Lancashire -21 5 £413 +13.79% 2
Cumbria +5 4 £715 +120.00%
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North West region with a requirement for Migration.

1 171 (28.84%) Data Migration
2 154 (25.97%) Data Centre
3 105 (17.71%) Security Cleared
4 98 (16.53%) Finance
5 89 (15.01%) Windows
6 85 (14.33%) SQL
6 85 (14.33%) SC Cleared
7 84 (14.17%) Oracle
8 70 (11.80%) Active Directory
9 60 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
10 57 (9.61%) SQL Server
10 57 (9.61%) AIX
11 55 (9.27%) Project Management
12 54 (9.11%) Microsoft
13 45 (7.59%) SAP
13 45 (7.59%) VMware
14 41 (6.91%) Linux
15 40 (6.75%) ETL
16 37 (6.24%) WAN
16 37 (6.24%) Unix
17 36 (6.07%) Firewall
18 35 (5.90%) Banking
19 34 (5.73%) .NET
20 32 (5.40%) Office 365
21 31 (5.23%) DHCP
21 31 (5.23%) Citrix
22 29 (4.89%) Cisco
22 29 (4.89%) Java
22 29 (4.89%) SharePoint

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 29 (4.89%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.19%) MS Exchange
3 12 (2.02%) SharePoint 2010
4 11 (1.85%) SAS
5 10 (1.69%) CMS
5 10 (1.69%) GeoServer
6 9 (1.52%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (0.51%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.51%) IIS
9 3 (0.51%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.51%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.34%) Apache
10 2 (0.34%) ColdFusion
11 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 27 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.54%) MS Office
3 10 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.51%) MS Project
6 2 (0.34%) Mingle
7 1 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.02%) SAP PP
2 10 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.69%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.35%) SAP MII
3 8 (1.35%) SAP PP-PI
4 7 (1.18%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (1.18%) Oracle EBS R12
5 6 (1.01%) SAP HR
5 6 (1.01%) Unit4 Business World
6 5 (0.84%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.67%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.67%) SAP SD
8 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 2 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
9 2 (0.34%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.34%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.34%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.17%) Markit EDM
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle ERP
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.40%) Office 365
2 23 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.18%) Amazon S3
4 7 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.84%) PaaS
6 5 (0.84%) SaaS
7 3 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
7 3 (0.51%) SoftLayer
8 2 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.17%) GitHub
9 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.17%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (6.24%) WAN
2 36 (6.07%) Firewall
3 31 (5.23%) DHCP
4 25 (4.22%) LAN
5 23 (3.88%) DNS
6 20 (3.37%) SAN
7 13 (2.19%) VoIP
8 12 (2.02%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (2.02%) Network Security
9 10 (1.69%) Internet
10 9 (1.52%) TCP/IP
11 8 (1.35%) MPLS
11 8 (1.35%) VPN
12 6 (1.01%) SMTP
12 6 (1.01%) SSL
12 6 (1.01%) VLAN
13 5 (0.84%) Intranet
13 5 (0.84%) iSCSI
13 5 (0.84%) NAS
13 5 (0.84%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (9.61%) SQL Server
2 20 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (3.20%) DB2
3 19 (3.20%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (2.36%) Oracle Database
6 12 (2.02%) Oracle ODI
7 11 (1.85%) SQL Server 2014
8 10 (1.69%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
11 7 (1.18%) Big Data
11 7 (1.18%) MongoDB
11 7 (1.18%) MySQL
12 6 (1.01%) Oracle Database 11g
13 5 (0.84%) GIS
13 5 (0.84%) Relational Database
13 5 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 3 (0.51%) EDRMS
14 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (3.04%) JIRA
2 11 (1.85%) Cucumber
2 11 (1.85%) Gradle
2 11 (1.85%) Maven
3 10 (1.69%) JBehave
4 5 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.67%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.51%) ClearCase
6 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.51%) LSMW
6 3 (0.51%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.51%) Selenium
6 3 (0.51%) StarTeam
6 3 (0.51%) Subversion
6 3 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.17%) TeamCity
General
1 98 (16.53%) Finance
2 35 (5.90%) Banking
3 26 (4.38%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.53%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.52%) Retail
6 8 (1.35%) Marketing
7 7 (1.18%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.67%) Back Office
8 4 (0.67%) Billing
9 3 (0.51%) Electronics
10 2 (0.34%) General Ledger
10 2 (0.34%) Local Government
10 2 (0.34%) Publishing
10 2 (0.34%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.17%) Law
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 95 (16.02%) Architect
2 74 (12.48%) Project Manager
3 70 (11.80%) Analyst
4 64 (10.79%) Developer
5 54 (9.11%) Consultant
6 42 (7.08%) Migration Manager
7 37 (6.24%) Business Analyst
8 29 (4.89%) Data Migration Manager
9 27 (4.55%) Migration Project Manager
10 25 (4.22%) Data Manager
11 24 (4.05%) Migration Architect
12 21 (3.54%) Data Migration Lead
12 21 (3.54%) Infrastructure Architect
13 20 (3.37%) Administrator
13 20 (3.37%) Data Centre Manager
14 18 (3.04%) DBA
14 18 (3.04%) Designer
15 17 (2.87%) Data Architect
15 17 (2.87%) Data Migration Project Manager
16 16 (2.70%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.73%) .NET
2 20 (3.37%) Middleware
3 15 (2.53%) AngularJS
4 11 (1.85%) HTML
4 11 (1.85%) PostGIS
5 10 (1.69%) Leaflet
5 10 (1.69%) OpenLayers
6 9 (1.52%) ASP.NET
7 8 (1.35%) SAP XI
8 6 (1.01%) CSS
8 6 (1.01%) jQuery
8 6 (1.01%) XML
9 5 (0.84%) KnockoutJS
9 5 (0.84%) Web Services
10 4 (0.67%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (0.67%) SOAP
11 3 (0.51%) Durandal
11 3 (0.51%) J2EE
11 3 (0.51%) LESS
11 3 (0.51%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 154 (25.97%) Data Centre
2 28 (4.72%) Mainframe
3 16 (2.70%) Data Structures
4 13 (2.19%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.85%) Clustering
6 10 (1.69%) Replication
7 9 (1.52%) User Experience
8 7 (1.18%) HACMP
9 6 (1.01%) Digital Media
9 6 (1.01%) Fat Client
9 6 (1.01%) Hybrid Cloud
9 6 (1.01%) Thin Client
10 5 (0.84%) IVR
10 5 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 5 (0.84%) PKI
10 5 (0.84%) Taxonomies
11 4 (0.67%) Blackberry
11 4 (0.67%) Data Integration
11 4 (0.67%) Private Cloud
11 4 (0.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 89 (15.01%) Windows
2 57 (9.61%) AIX
3 41 (6.91%) Linux
4 37 (6.24%) Unix
5 28 (4.72%) HPUX
6 27 (4.55%) Solaris
7 26 (4.38%) Windows Server
8 23 (3.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (3.37%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (2.36%) Windows 10
11 14 (2.36%) Windows 7
12 8 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (1.01%) VME
13 6 (1.01%) Windows XP
14 5 (0.84%) OS/2
15 3 (0.51%) Apple iOS
16 2 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
16 2 (0.34%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.34%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 171 (28.84%) Data Migration
2 60 (10.12%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (10.12%) Stakeholder Management
3 55 (9.27%) Project Management
4 40 (6.75%) ETL
5 29 (4.89%) Change Management
6 26 (4.38%) ITIL
7 25 (4.22%) CRM
7 25 (4.22%) PRINCE2
8 24 (4.05%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (3.88%) Validation
10 20 (3.37%) TDD
11 19 (3.20%) Data Transformation
12 18 (3.04%) Scrum
13 17 (2.87%) Data Modelling
13 17 (2.87%) ERP
14 14 (2.36%) BDD
15 13 (2.19%) Analytics
15 13 (2.19%) Defect Management
15 13 (2.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 85 (14.33%) SQL
2 29 (4.89%) Java
3 27 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 22 (3.71%) T-SQL
5 20 (3.37%) C#
6 16 (2.70%) PL/SQL
7 13 (2.19%) Python
8 10 (1.69%) PHP
9 8 (1.35%) COBOL
10 5 (0.84%) C
11 4 (0.67%) Ruby
12 3 (0.51%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.51%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.51%) X++
13 2 (0.34%) C++
13 2 (0.34%) JCL
13 2 (0.34%) VBScript
14 1 (0.17%) VB
14 1 (0.17%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 105 (17.71%) Security Cleared
2 85 (14.33%) SC Cleared
3 20 (3.37%) Degree
4 14 (2.36%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (1.35%) PMP
6 7 (1.18%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.18%) CCNP
6 7 (1.18%) ISEB
6 7 (1.18%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.67%) CCDP
7 4 (0.67%) CCIE
7 4 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.51%) APMP
8 3 (0.51%) CCNA
8 3 (0.51%) DBS Check
8 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 1 (0.17%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.36%) QA
2 13 (2.19%) Data Quality
3 7 (1.18%) SLA
4 4 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
4 4 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 70 (11.80%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (2.02%) vSphere
4 8 (1.35%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.35%) PowerHA
4 8 (1.35%) XenApp
5 6 (1.01%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.84%) GPFS
6 5 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.67%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.34%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
8 2 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.17%) Docker
9 1 (0.17%) Varnish
9 1 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.18%) SCCM
2 4 (0.67%) Data Guard
2 4 (0.67%) SmoothWall
3 3 (0.51%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.51%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (0.51%) Puppet
3 3 (0.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.34%) EMC VPLEX
4 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.34%) MAILsweeper
4 2 (0.34%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (0.34%) vMotion
4 2 (0.34%) WSUS
5 1 (0.17%) Ansible
5 1 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (0.17%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.17%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 84 (14.17%) Oracle
2 54 (9.11%) Microsoft
3 45 (7.59%) SAP
3 45 (7.59%) VMware
4 31 (5.23%) Citrix
5 29 (4.89%) Cisco
6 26 (4.38%) HP
7 23 (3.88%) EMC
7 23 (3.88%) IBM
8 10 (1.69%) ESRI
9 9 (1.52%) Avaya
9 9 (1.52%) Red Hat
10 8 (1.35%) Veritas
11 7 (1.18%) AppSense
11 7 (1.18%) Dell
11 7 (1.18%) Intel Security
11 7 (1.18%) NetApp
12 6 (1.01%) Forcepoint
12 6 (1.01%) IFS
12 6 (1.01%) Informatica
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