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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Migration
Rank 24 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing Migration 205 193 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.30% 7.74% 6.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.75% 9.90% 8.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 117 82
Median daily rate £400 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £250 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £630 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £358
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 13
Median hourly rate £23.86 £12.35 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+93.19% -33.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.32 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £12.62 £45.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+21.15% -23.52%
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
2645 1949 1933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.26% 78.15% 74.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 1577 1138 1008
Median daily rate £400 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 100 114
Median hourly rate £20.50 £31.44 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.79% +4.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.36 £12.35 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.30 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 September 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 September 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 September 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 -4 52 £400 +20.75% 4
Warwickshire +5 31 £400 +5.96%
Staffordshire +9 23 £409 +2.18% 5
Birmingham -29 23 £380 +1.33% 4
Shropshire -17 22 £340 -2.85% 2
Worcestershire +1 9 £350 +6.06%
Herefordshire 0 4 £363 -3.33%
Wolverhampton - 4 £300 -
Solihull -13 3 - - 1
West Bromwich -4 1 £350 -5.40%
Migration
England

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 166 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 109 (26.27%) SQL
3 98 (23.61%) Microsoft
4 73 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
5 63 (15.18%) Project Management
6 62 (14.94%) SQL Server
7 58 (13.98%) Oracle
7 58 (13.98%) Windows
8 57 (13.73%) Finance
9 55 (13.25%) ETL
10 51 (12.29%) Active Directory
11 42 (10.12%) MS Excel
11 42 (10.12%) SAP
11 42 (10.12%) Security Cleared
12 41 (9.88%) .NET
12 41 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
13 37 (8.92%) Data Modelling
14 36 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
15 34 (8.19%) SharePoint
15 34 (8.19%) Data Centre
16 31 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
17 30 (7.23%) CRM
17 30 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
17 30 (7.23%) Data Quality
18 29 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 27 (6.51%) T-SQL
20 26 (6.27%) Data Analysis
21 25 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
21 25 (6.02%) Test Scripting

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 34 (8.19%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.41%) MS Exchange
3 9 (2.17%) SAS
4 8 (1.93%) CMS
5 6 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
6 5 (1.20%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (0.96%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (0.96%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.48%) Confluence
8 2 (0.48%) Documentum
8 2 (0.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.48%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.24%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.24%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.24%) iPlanet
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Service Bus
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 42 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 25 (6.02%) MS Office
3 15 (3.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (3.37%) MS Project
5 13 (3.13%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.48%) SPSS
7 1 (0.24%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.41%) Oracle Applications
1 10 (2.41%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (2.17%) Oracle Payables
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle Assets
4 6 (1.45%) Oracle Cash Management
4 6 (1.45%) Oracle iProcurement
5 5 (1.20%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
6 4 (0.96%) Oracle EBS R12
7 3 (0.72%) Maximo
7 3 (0.72%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.72%) SAP CRM
7 3 (0.72%) SAP PM
8 2 (0.48%) Exstream
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.48%) Primavera
9 1 (0.24%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 31 (7.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (5.54%) Office 365
3 17 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.45%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (1.20%) SaaS
6 4 (0.96%) Google Drive
7 3 (0.72%) OneDrive
7 3 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.48%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.48%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.48%) PaaS
8 2 (0.48%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.24%) IaaS
9 1 (0.24%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 19 (4.58%) DNS
2 16 (3.86%) LAN
3 14 (3.37%) WAN
4 13 (3.13%) DHCP
4 13 (3.13%) NetScaler
5 11 (2.65%) Firewall
6 9 (2.17%) VPN
6 9 (2.17%) Wireless
7 8 (1.93%) BGP
8 7 (1.69%) Intranet
8 7 (1.69%) LDAP
8 7 (1.69%) VLAN
8 7 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (1.45%) NAS
9 6 (1.45%) Network Security
10 5 (1.20%) VoIP
10 5 (1.20%) WPA2
11 4 (0.96%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.96%) PBX
11 4 (0.96%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 31 (7.47%) Data Warehouse
3 29 (6.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 25 (6.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (5.06%) SQL Server 2012
6 17 (4.10%) Big Data
7 15 (3.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 14 (3.37%) SAP Data Services
9 13 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
9 13 (3.13%) SQL Server 2014
10 6 (1.45%) Oracle Database
10 6 (1.45%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (1.20%) IBM InfoSphere
11 5 (1.20%) PerformancePoint
11 5 (1.20%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.96%) Data Mining
12 4 (0.96%) GIS
12 4 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
13 3 (0.72%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
13 3 (0.72%) Xcelsius
Development Applications
1 22 (5.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (3.61%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.72%) LSMW
3 3 (0.72%) NUnit
3 3 (0.72%) Rational DOORS
3 3 (0.72%) Selenium
3 3 (0.72%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.48%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.48%) JIRA
4 2 (0.48%) MSBuild
4 2 (0.48%) Toad
4 2 (0.48%) WinRunner
5 1 (0.24%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.24%) NSubstitute
5 1 (0.24%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.24%) WebDriver
General
1 57 (13.73%) Finance
2 13 (3.13%) Retail
3 11 (2.65%) Automotive
3 11 (2.65%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.41%) Banking
5 8 (1.93%) Billing
6 6 (1.45%) General Ledger
6 6 (1.45%) Legal
7 5 (1.20%) Advertising
7 5 (1.20%) Law
7 5 (1.20%) Local Government
7 5 (1.20%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.72%) Publishing
9 2 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.48%) Marketing
10 1 (0.24%) Back Office
10 1 (0.24%) German Language
10 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.24%) Military
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 75 (18.07%) Analyst
2 67 (16.14%) Developer
3 54 (13.01%) Architect
4 45 (10.84%) Project Manager
5 30 (7.23%) Business Analyst
6 26 (6.27%) Consultant
7 20 (4.82%) Migration Manager
7 20 (4.82%) SQL Developer
8 19 (4.58%) Data Analyst
9 18 (4.34%) Administrator
10 17 (4.10%) Migration Project Manager
11 16 (3.86%) .NET Developer
11 16 (3.86%) Migration Architect
12 15 (3.61%) Data Architect
13 14 (3.37%) Data Migration Manager
14 12 (2.89%) Data Migration Project Manager
15 11 (2.65%) C# Developer
15 11 (2.65%) Migration Analyst
15 11 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
16 10 (2.41%) Migration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.88%) .NET
2 24 (5.78%) ASP.NET
3 16 (3.86%) Web Services
4 13 (3.13%) HTML
4 13 (3.13%) XML
5 12 (2.89%) .NET Framework
6 11 (2.65%) Oracle Fusion
6 11 (2.65%) REST
7 10 (2.41%) CSS
7 10 (2.41%) WCF
7 10 (2.41%) XSD
8 9 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (2.17%) XSLT
9 8 (1.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 7 (1.69%) SOAP
11 6 (1.45%) jQuery
11 6 (1.45%) RESTful
12 5 (1.20%) 802.1X
12 5 (1.20%) WinForms
13 4 (0.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.19%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.13%) Data Conversion
2 13 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.65%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (2.65%) Hybrid Cloud
3 11 (2.65%) User Experience
4 8 (1.93%) Replication
5 6 (1.45%) Private Cloud
5 6 (1.45%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.20%) Clustering
6 5 (1.20%) Data Integration
6 5 (1.20%) Data Structures
7 4 (0.96%) Minimum Viable Product
7 4 (0.96%) PKI
7 4 (0.96%) Statistics
8 3 (0.72%) Driving Licence
8 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (0.72%) LIMS
8 3 (0.72%) NHS
8 3 (0.72%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 58 (13.98%) Windows
2 24 (5.78%) Windows Server
3 22 (5.30%) Linux
4 19 (4.58%) Solaris
5 12 (2.89%) AIX
5 12 (2.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (2.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (2.41%) Unix
7 10 (2.41%) Windows 7
7 10 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (1.45%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.96%) SUSE
10 4 (0.96%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.48%) Windows 8
11 2 (0.48%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.24%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 166 (40.00%) Data Migration
2 73 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
3 63 (15.18%) Project Management
4 55 (13.25%) ETL
5 41 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
6 37 (8.92%) Data Modelling
7 36 (8.67%) User Acceptance Testing
8 30 (7.23%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (7.23%) CRM
9 26 (6.27%) Data Analysis
10 25 (6.02%) Test Scripting
11 20 (4.82%) PRINCE2
12 19 (4.58%) Service Delivery
13 18 (4.34%) Data Management
13 18 (4.34%) ERP
13 18 (4.34%) ITIL
13 18 (4.34%) Waterfall
14 17 (4.10%) Service Management
15 16 (3.86%) User Stories
16 15 (3.61%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 109 (26.27%) SQL
2 27 (6.51%) T-SQL
3 23 (5.54%) C#
4 18 (4.34%) JavaScript
4 18 (4.34%) PL/SQL
5 16 (3.86%) Java
6 10 (2.41%) PowerShell
7 6 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.45%) XAML
8 5 (1.20%) ABAP
8 5 (1.20%) VB
8 5 (1.20%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.72%) C
9 3 (0.72%) Python
9 3 (0.72%) TypeScript
9 3 (0.72%) VB6
10 1 (0.24%) COBOL
10 1 (0.24%) Korn
10 1 (0.24%) PHP
10 1 (0.24%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (10.12%) Security Cleared
2 25 (6.02%) SC Cleared
3 12 (2.89%) ISEB
4 10 (2.41%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (2.17%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (1.93%) CCNP
7 6 (1.45%) Degree
8 4 (0.96%) CCDP
8 4 (0.96%) CCIE
8 4 (0.96%) DV Cleared
8 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (0.96%) PMI Certification
8 4 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (0.72%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 2 (0.48%) MCTS
10 2 (0.48%) PMP
10 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (0.48%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (7.23%) Data Quality
2 10 (2.41%) QA
3 4 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (0.96%) SLA
4 2 (0.48%) GCP
5 1 (0.24%) Basel III
5 1 (0.24%) JSP 440
System Software
1 51 (12.29%) Active Directory
2 8 (1.93%) XenDesktop
3 6 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.45%) XenServer
4 4 (0.96%) Firmware
4 4 (0.96%) Hyper-V
4 4 (0.96%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.24%) DFS Replication
5 1 (0.24%) KVM
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.24%) PowerHA
5 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.24%) vSphere
5 1 (0.24%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.93%) SCCM
2 7 (1.69%) FortiGate
3 6 (1.45%) SCOM
4 4 (0.96%) PowerCLI
4 4 (0.96%) Puppet
4 4 (0.96%) vMotion
5 3 (0.72%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.48%) MOM
6 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.24%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.24%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle RMAN
7 1 (0.24%) Terraform
Vendors
1 98 (23.61%) Microsoft
2 58 (13.98%) Oracle
3 42 (10.12%) SAP
4 20 (4.82%) Citrix
5 16 (3.86%) Cisco
6 10 (2.41%) Juniper
7 9 (2.17%) EMC
7 9 (2.17%) Rackspace
7 9 (2.17%) VMware
8 8 (1.93%) Google
9 7 (1.69%) IBM
9 7 (1.69%) Intel Security
10 6 (1.45%) HP
10 6 (1.45%) Red Hat
11 5 (1.20%) Adobe
11 5 (1.20%) Fortinet
12 4 (0.96%) Veeam
13 3 (0.72%) Aruba
13 3 (0.72%) Cognos
13 3 (0.72%) Dell
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