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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
England / North West
Rank 17 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Contract jobs citing Migration 196 363 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.46% 9.74% 7.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.06% 11.82% 10.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 217 115
Median daily rate £410 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £273 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £544 £525 £539
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 5
Median hourly rate £39.00 £35.00 £49.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -29.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £13.68 £42.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.20 £40.00 £52.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+26.47% -2.85%

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
2163 3070 2568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 82.31% 82.39% 78.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1856 1487
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 135 108
Median hourly rate £42.48 £38.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.77% +2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.70 £14.64
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £53.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +45.45%

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017.

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 21 February 2017. 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 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 +6 94 £375 -14.28% 15
Lancashire +8 45 £425 -3.02% 1
Cheshire -17 28 £470 +4.44% 4
Merseyside -3 25 £413 -2.94% 6
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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.

1 137 (30.44%) Data Migration
2 112 (24.89%) Data Centre
3 77 (17.11%) Finance
4 74 (16.44%) SQL
5 73 (16.22%) Windows
6 70 (15.56%) Security Cleared
7 60 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 60 (13.33%) SC Cleared
8 53 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 52 (11.56%) Active Directory
10 50 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 46 (10.22%) SAP
12 44 (9.78%) Project Management
13 41 (9.11%) SQL Server
14 39 (8.67%) CRM
15 37 (8.22%) Oracle
16 32 (7.11%) Office 365
16 32 (7.11%) MS Excel
17 30 (6.67%) Linux
17 30 (6.67%) .NET
18 29 (6.44%) ETL
18 29 (6.44%) Banking
19 28 (6.22%) VMware
20 27 (6.00%) AIX
21 26 (5.78%) DNS
21 26 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM
22 25 (5.56%) Unix
23 24 (5.33%) Change Management
24 23 (5.11%) JavaScript
25 22 (4.89%) C#

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 21 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 16 (3.56%) BizTalk Server
3 10 (2.22%) CMS
3 10 (2.22%) GeoServer
3 10 (2.22%) SAS
4 8 (1.78%) MS Exchange
4 8 (1.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 6 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (1.33%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.67%) Apache
8 3 (0.67%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.44%) IIS
9 2 (0.44%) JBoss
9 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.44%) Tomcat
9 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.22%) Confluence
Applications
1 32 (7.11%) MS Excel
2 16 (3.56%) MS Office
3 8 (1.78%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.11%) MS Project
6 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (5.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (3.11%) SAP PP
3 10 (2.22%) SAP PP-PI
4 8 (1.78%) SAP MII
5 6 (1.33%) SAP HR
6 5 (1.11%) SAP MDG
7 4 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.89%) SAP MDM
7 4 (0.89%) SAP MM
7 4 (0.89%) SAP Retail
7 4 (0.89%) SAP SD
8 2 (0.44%) ResourceLink
8 2 (0.44%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.44%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.22%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.11%) Office 365
2 22 (4.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.56%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.56%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.11%) PaaS
6 4 (0.89%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.89%) GitHub
7 3 (0.67%) SaaS
8 2 (0.44%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.44%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.44%) Yammer
9 1 (0.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.78%) DNS
2 21 (4.67%) WAN
3 19 (4.22%) SAN
4 18 (4.00%) Firewall
5 17 (3.78%) LAN
6 9 (2.00%) DHCP
6 9 (2.00%) Unified Communications
7 7 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (1.56%) Network Security
7 7 (1.56%) Skype
7 7 (1.56%) TCP/IP
8 6 (1.33%) Internet
8 6 (1.33%) VoIP
9 5 (1.11%) VPN
10 4 (0.89%) LDAP
10 4 (0.89%) PSTN
10 4 (0.89%) VLAN
11 3 (0.67%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.67%) NGN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (9.11%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 19 (4.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 17 (3.78%) Oracle Database
5 12 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
5 12 (2.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (2.67%) SQL Server 2014
6 10 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (1.56%) MySQL
7 7 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
8 6 (1.33%) Big Data
8 6 (1.33%) DB2
8 6 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.11%) Relational Database
9 5 (1.11%) SAP Data Services
10 4 (0.89%) GIS
10 4 (0.89%) MS Access
10 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.89%) TKPROF
11 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 16 (3.56%) JIRA
2 11 (2.44%) Cucumber
2 11 (2.44%) Maven
3 10 (2.22%) Gradle
3 10 (2.22%) JBehave
4 5 (1.11%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.11%) Oracle Forms
5 4 (0.89%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.89%) Toad
5 4 (0.89%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.67%) LSMW
6 3 (0.67%) Mercurial
6 3 (0.67%) Subversion
6 3 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.22%) Vagrant
General
1 77 (17.11%) Finance
2 29 (6.44%) Banking
3 21 (4.67%) Retail
4 15 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 14 (3.11%) Telecoms
6 9 (2.00%) Marketing
7 6 (1.33%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.89%) Advertising
8 4 (0.89%) Legal
8 4 (0.89%) Publishing
9 3 (0.67%) Back Office
10 2 (0.44%) Billing
10 2 (0.44%) Law
10 2 (0.44%) Local Government
11 1 (0.22%) Electronics
11 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 81 (18.00%) Architect
2 68 (15.11%) Project Manager
3 62 (13.78%) Developer
4 52 (11.56%) Analyst
5 37 (8.22%) Migration Manager
6 30 (6.67%) Business Analyst
7 29 (6.44%) Migration Project Manager
8 25 (5.56%) Consultant
9 21 (4.67%) Data Migration Manager
10 19 (4.22%) Administrator
11 18 (4.00%) Migration Architect
12 17 (3.78%) Data Centre Manager
12 17 (3.78%) Data Migration Project Manager
13 16 (3.56%) SAP Analyst
14 15 (3.33%) CRM Developer
14 15 (3.33%) Data Architect
14 15 (3.33%) DBA
14 15 (3.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
15 14 (3.11%) Network Architect
15 14 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (6.67%) .NET
2 21 (4.67%) Middleware
3 13 (2.89%) AngularJS
3 13 (2.89%) HTML
4 11 (2.44%) PostGIS
5 10 (2.22%) Leaflet
5 10 (2.22%) OpenLayers
6 8 (1.78%) SAP XI
7 7 (1.56%) CSS
8 6 (1.33%) jQuery
9 4 (0.89%) ASP.NET
9 4 (0.89%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 4 (0.89%) XML
10 3 (0.67%) Aurelia
10 3 (0.67%) Backbone.js
10 3 (0.67%) EJS
10 3 (0.67%) LESS
10 3 (0.67%) Pug
10 3 (0.67%) React
10 3 (0.67%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 112 (24.89%) Data Centre
2 18 (4.00%) Clustering
3 16 (3.56%) Mainframe
4 14 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (3.11%) Data Structures
5 8 (1.78%) HACMP
5 8 (1.78%) Replication
5 8 (1.78%) User Experience
6 6 (1.33%) Fat Client
6 6 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (1.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.33%) Thin Client
7 5 (1.11%) Blackberry
7 5 (1.11%) Taxonomies
8 4 (0.89%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.89%) Public Cloud
8 4 (0.89%) Social Media
9 3 (0.67%) BYOD
9 3 (0.67%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.67%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 73 (16.22%) Windows
2 30 (6.67%) Linux
3 27 (6.00%) AIX
4 25 (5.56%) Unix
5 18 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (3.78%) Windows Server
7 16 (3.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (2.89%) Solaris
8 13 (2.89%) Windows 10
9 10 (2.22%) Windows 7
10 7 (1.56%) OS/2
10 7 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (0.89%) HPUX
11 4 (0.89%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.44%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.22%) Android
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000
14 1 (0.22%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (30.44%) Data Migration
2 53 (11.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 50 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (9.78%) Project Management
5 39 (8.67%) CRM
6 29 (6.44%) ETL
7 24 (5.33%) Change Management
8 21 (4.67%) ITIL
8 21 (4.67%) Validation
9 20 (4.44%) PRINCE2
10 18 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
11 16 (3.56%) Analytics
12 15 (3.33%) Data Modelling
12 15 (3.33%) Scrum
12 15 (3.33%) TDD
13 13 (2.89%) Defect Management
13 13 (2.89%) Disaster Recovery
13 13 (2.89%) Network Design
14 12 (2.67%) BDD
14 12 (2.67%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 74 (16.44%) SQL
2 23 (5.11%) JavaScript
3 22 (4.89%) C#
4 18 (4.00%) Java
5 14 (3.11%) Python
6 13 (2.89%) C++
7 11 (2.44%) T-SQL
8 10 (2.22%) PL/SQL
9 8 (1.78%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.56%) PHP
11 4 (0.89%) Perl
11 4 (0.89%) Ruby
12 3 (0.67%) TypeScript
12 3 (0.67%) X++
13 2 (0.44%) C
13 2 (0.44%) VBScript
14 1 (0.22%) COBOL
14 1 (0.22%) R
14 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 70 (15.56%) Security Cleared
2 60 (13.33%) SC Cleared
3 17 (3.78%) Degree
4 8 (1.78%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (1.33%) ISEB
6 4 (0.89%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (0.89%) CCIE
6 4 (0.89%) DBS Check
7 3 (0.67%) APMP
7 3 (0.67%) CCDP
7 3 (0.67%) CCNA
7 3 (0.67%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.44%) PMI Certification
8 2 (0.44%) PMP
8 2 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CCDA
9 1 (0.22%) CCNP
9 1 (0.22%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.44%) QA
2 10 (2.22%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.89%) SLA
4 3 (0.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 52 (11.56%) Active Directory
2 19 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.00%) PowerHA
4 7 (1.56%) GPFS
4 7 (1.56%) XenApp
5 6 (1.33%) Veritas File System
6 5 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (0.89%) Oracle RAC
7 4 (0.89%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 4 (0.89%) VMware ESX
7 4 (0.89%) vSphere
8 2 (0.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.44%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (0.44%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.22%) NFS
9 1 (0.22%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (2.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 9 (2.00%) SCCM
3 5 (1.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (0.89%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.44%) FortiGate
5 2 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (0.44%) MAILsweeper
5 2 (0.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (0.44%) Puppet
5 2 (0.44%) Terraform
6 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.22%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.22%) Forum Sentry
6 1 (0.22%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.22%) OpenView
6 1 (0.22%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.22%) SCOM
6 1 (0.22%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 60 (13.33%) Microsoft
2 46 (10.22%) SAP
3 37 (8.22%) Oracle
4 28 (6.22%) VMware
5 22 (4.89%) Cisco
5 22 (4.89%) IBM
6 17 (3.78%) HP
7 14 (3.11%) EMC
7 14 (3.11%) Veritas
8 12 (2.67%) Citrix
9 10 (2.22%) ESRI
10 7 (1.56%) 3PAR
10 7 (1.56%) Brocade
10 7 (1.56%) Intel Security
11 6 (1.33%) AppSense
12 5 (1.11%) Civica
12 5 (1.11%) Red Hat
13 4 (0.89%) Avaya
13 4 (0.89%) Forcepoint
13 4 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
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