The table below looks at the statistics for Migration skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 26 August 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
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 23 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 213 187 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.48% 7.56% 6.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.04% 9.87% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 118 80
Median daily rate £400 £383 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.57% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £264 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 16
Median hourly rate £36.75 £12.35 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+197.57% -46.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.32 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.75 £16.65 £41.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -27.50%
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 West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2648 1895 1944
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.54% 76.60% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1574 1130 1020
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £272 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 65 90 132
Median hourly rate £22.00 £28.69 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.31% +4.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

Migration
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Migration Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Migration
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Migration Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Migration Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Migration
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Migration Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Migration across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Migration Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 August 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
Coventry -1 53 £405 +15.71% 1
Birmingham -9 46 £378 -5.62% 5
Warwickshire -7 26 £356 -9.81% 1
Staffordshire +5 18 £380 -5.00% 2
Shropshire -19 16 £340 -2.85% 1
Worcestershire +4 10 £360 +0.69% 1
Solihull -14 5 £348 +2.20%
Wolverhampton +4 4 £300 +20.00% 1
Herefordshire - 4 £363 - 1
West Bromwich 0 1 £350 -5.40%
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Migration.

1 150 (37.41%) Data Migration
2 104 (25.94%) SQL
3 92 (22.94%) Microsoft
4 67 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
5 65 (16.21%) SQL Server
6 59 (14.71%) Finance
7 55 (13.72%) Windows
8 54 (13.47%) Oracle
8 54 (13.47%) ETL
9 53 (13.22%) Project Management
10 46 (11.47%) Active Directory
11 42 (10.47%) Security Cleared
12 40 (9.98%) SAP
13 38 (9.48%) MS Excel
13 38 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
14 36 (8.98%) .NET
14 36 (8.98%) Data Modelling
15 34 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
17 31 (7.73%) SharePoint
17 31 (7.73%) Data Quality
18 30 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 29 (7.23%) Data Centre
20 28 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 28 (6.98%) T-SQL
21 26 (6.48%) MS Office
21 26 (6.48%) SC Cleared
22 25 (6.23%) Test Scripting
23 24 (5.99%) Data Analysis

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 31 (7.73%) SharePoint
2 13 (3.24%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.24%) SAS
4 8 (2.00%) CMS
4 8 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (1.00%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.00%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 3 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.50%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.50%) Documentum
8 2 (0.50%) PowerExchange
8 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.50%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.25%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.25%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 38 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 26 (6.48%) MS Office
3 13 (3.24%) MS PowerPoint
4 12 (2.99%) MS Visio
5 11 (2.74%) MS Project
6 2 (0.50%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.50%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 2 (0.50%) PTC Creo
6 2 (0.50%) Siemens NX
6 2 (0.50%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.50%) SPSS
7 1 (0.25%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.49%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (2.49%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.24%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (2.00%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (1.50%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (1.50%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (1.25%) SAP ERP
6 4 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.00%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (1.00%) Teamcenter
7 3 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
7 3 (0.75%) Maximo
7 3 (0.75%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.75%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.75%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.50%) Exstream
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.50%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.50%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.74%) Office 365
2 18 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.25%) SaaS
5 4 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.00%) Google Drive
6 3 (0.75%) OneDrive
6 3 (0.75%) PaaS
6 3 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
7 2 (0.50%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.50%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.50%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) IaaS
8 1 (0.25%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 15 (3.74%) DNS
1 15 (3.74%) LAN
2 13 (3.24%) DHCP
3 12 (2.99%) NetScaler
3 12 (2.99%) WAN
4 11 (2.74%) Firewall
5 9 (2.24%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (2.00%) VPN
6 8 (2.00%) Wireless
7 7 (1.75%) BGP
7 7 (1.75%) VLAN
8 6 (1.50%) Intranet
8 6 (1.50%) Network Security
9 5 (1.25%) Skype
9 5 (1.25%) WPA2
10 4 (1.00%) Internet
10 4 (1.00%) NAS
10 4 (1.00%) OSPF
10 4 (1.00%) SNMP
10 4 (1.00%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (16.21%) SQL Server
2 34 (8.48%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 28 (6.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 18 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 16 (3.99%) Big Data
6 16 (3.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 15 (3.74%) BusinessObjects
8 14 (3.49%) SAP Data Services
9 11 (2.74%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.25%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (1.25%) PerformancePoint
11 5 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.00%) Data Mining
12 4 (1.00%) Oracle Reports
13 3 (0.75%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (0.75%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.75%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.75%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 20 (4.99%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (3.24%) Visual Studio
3 5 (1.25%) NUnit
4 3 (0.75%) LSMW
4 3 (0.75%) Rational DOORS
4 3 (0.75%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 2 (0.50%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.50%) MSBuild
5 2 (0.50%) Selenium
5 2 (0.50%) Toad
5 2 (0.50%) WinRunner
6 1 (0.25%) JIRA
6 1 (0.25%) NSubstitute
6 1 (0.25%) ReSharper
General
1 59 (14.71%) Finance
2 13 (3.24%) Retail
3 12 (2.99%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.49%) Automotive
4 10 (2.49%) Banking
5 9 (2.24%) Billing
6 8 (2.00%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.50%) Advertising
7 6 (1.50%) General Ledger
7 6 (1.50%) Legal
8 5 (1.25%) Law
9 4 (1.00%) Marketing
10 3 (0.75%) Local Government
10 3 (0.75%) Publishing
11 2 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.25%) Back Office
12 1 (0.25%) German Language
12 1 (0.25%) Italian Language
12 1 (0.25%) Military
12 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 78 (19.45%) Analyst
2 69 (17.21%) Developer
3 51 (12.72%) Architect
4 33 (8.23%) Project Manager
5 28 (6.98%) Business Analyst
6 27 (6.73%) Consultant
7 21 (5.24%) SQL Developer
8 17 (4.24%) Data Analyst
9 16 (3.99%) Administrator
10 15 (3.74%) Migration Architect
10 15 (3.74%) Migration Manager
11 14 (3.49%) .NET Developer
12 13 (3.24%) C# Developer
13 12 (2.99%) Migration Analyst
13 12 (2.99%) Migration Engineer
13 12 (2.99%) Migration Project Manager
13 12 (2.99%) Test Analyst
14 11 (2.74%) Data Migration Manager
14 11 (2.74%) Migration Specialist
14 11 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (8.98%) .NET
2 19 (4.74%) ASP.NET
3 16 (3.99%) XML
4 12 (2.99%) .NET Framework
4 12 (2.99%) HTML
4 12 (2.99%) Web Services
5 10 (2.49%) Oracle Fusion
5 10 (2.49%) XSD
6 9 (2.24%) jQuery
6 9 (2.24%) REST
7 8 (2.00%) WCF
8 7 (1.75%) XSLT
9 6 (1.50%) CSS
9 6 (1.50%) Entity Framework
10 5 (1.25%) 802.1X
10 5 (1.25%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (1.25%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (1.25%) SOAP
10 5 (1.25%) WinForms
11 4 (1.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (7.23%) Data Centre
2 12 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.99%) Data Conversion
2 12 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.49%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (1.75%) User Experience
5 6 (1.50%) Clustering
5 6 (1.50%) Private Cloud
5 6 (1.50%) Replication
6 5 (1.25%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.25%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.00%) Computer Science
7 4 (1.00%) Driving Licence
7 4 (1.00%) Minimum Viable Product
7 4 (1.00%) NHS
8 3 (0.75%) Client/Server
8 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.75%) LIMS
8 3 (0.75%) PMI
8 3 (0.75%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 55 (13.72%) Windows
2 23 (5.74%) Windows Server
3 20 (4.99%) Linux
4 15 (3.74%) Solaris
5 12 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (2.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (2.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.49%) AIX
8 9 (2.24%) Unix
9 8 (2.00%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (1.75%) Windows 7
11 4 (1.00%) SUSE
12 2 (0.50%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.50%) Windows Vista
12 2 (0.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (37.41%) Data Migration
2 67 (16.71%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (13.47%) ETL
4 53 (13.22%) Project Management
5 38 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
6 36 (8.98%) Data Modelling
7 34 (8.48%) Stakeholder Management
8 33 (8.23%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (6.23%) Test Scripting
10 24 (5.99%) Data Analysis
11 22 (5.49%) CRM
12 20 (4.99%) ITIL
13 19 (4.74%) Waterfall
14 18 (4.49%) ERP
14 18 (4.49%) PRINCE2
14 18 (4.49%) Service Delivery
15 17 (4.24%) Data Management
15 17 (4.24%) Service Management
16 15 (3.74%) BPR
16 15 (3.74%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 104 (25.94%) SQL
2 28 (6.98%) T-SQL
3 24 (5.99%) C#
4 19 (4.74%) Java
5 18 (4.49%) PL/SQL
6 16 (3.99%) JavaScript
7 9 (2.24%) PowerShell
8 6 (1.50%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.25%) ABAP
9 5 (1.25%) TypeScript
9 5 (1.25%) VB
9 5 (1.25%) VB.NET
9 5 (1.25%) XAML
10 3 (0.75%) Python
10 3 (0.75%) VB6
11 2 (0.50%) C
11 2 (0.50%) C++
12 1 (0.25%) COBOL
12 1 (0.25%) PHP
12 1 (0.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 42 (10.47%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.48%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.24%) ISEB
4 10 (2.49%) Degree
4 10 (2.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (2.24%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (2.00%) CCNP
7 7 (1.75%) ISTQB
8 5 (1.25%) DV Cleared
8 5 (1.25%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.00%) CCIE
9 4 (1.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 4 (1.00%) PMI Certification
9 4 (1.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.75%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.75%) CCDP
11 2 (0.50%) JNCIA
11 2 (0.50%) MCTS
11 2 (0.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.50%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.73%) Data Quality
2 14 (3.49%) QA
3 4 (1.00%) JSP 440
3 4 (1.00%) SLA
4 3 (0.75%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.50%) GCP
6 1 (0.25%) Basel III
System Software
1 46 (11.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.50%) XenServer
4 4 (1.00%) Firmware
4 4 (1.00%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.00%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (0.50%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.25%) KVM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.25%) PowerHA
6 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.25%) vSphere
6 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (1.75%) FortiGate
1 7 (1.75%) SCCM
1 7 (1.75%) SCOM
2 4 (1.00%) Puppet
2 4 (1.00%) vMotion
3 3 (0.75%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.50%) MOM
4 2 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.25%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 92 (22.94%) Microsoft
2 54 (13.47%) Oracle
3 40 (9.98%) SAP
4 19 (4.74%) Citrix
5 14 (3.49%) Cisco
6 10 (2.49%) Juniper
7 9 (2.24%) EMC
7 9 (2.24%) Rackspace
8 8 (2.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (2.00%) VMware
9 7 (1.75%) Google
9 7 (1.75%) HP
9 7 (1.75%) IBM
9 7 (1.75%) Intel Security
10 5 (1.25%) Adobe
10 5 (1.25%) Fortinet
11 4 (1.00%) CA
11 4 (1.00%) Informatica
11 4 (1.00%) Veeam
12 3 (0.75%) Symantec
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £280 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £370 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago