The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Migration
Bedfordshire > Bedford
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 7 8
Rank change year-on-year -3 +1  
Contract jobs citing Migration 3 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedford 7.69% 6.45% 12.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.09% 8.33% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Bedford median daily rate £450 £400 £358
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +11.88%  
10th Percentile £405 £400 £340
90th Percentile £470 £400 £514
Bedfordshire median daily rate £485 £450 £358
% change year-on-year +7.77% +25.87%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedford median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - £12.00

Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 33 24 36
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedford 84.62% 77.42% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 102 169
Bedford median daily rate £390 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.42% +16.66%  
10th Percentile £300 £263 £225
90th Percentile £478 £488 £450
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 21
Bedford median hourly rate £14.50 - £40.00
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.50 £50.78 £40.00
% change year-on-year -49.78% +26.95%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedford

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedford.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Bedford

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Migration in Bedford.

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Bedford

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedford

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Bedford

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Bedford region with a requirement for Migration.

1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) SCCM
3 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Office 365
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
4 2 (18.18%) PKI
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) SCOM
4 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
4 2 (18.18%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
5 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
5 1 (9.09%) Server Building
5 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
5 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedford 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Project
1 2 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (18.18%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (9.09%) IMAP
2 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
2 1 (9.09%) MPLS
2 1 (9.09%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Citrix Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Transition Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Email Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Planning and Forecasting
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) SDLC
4 1 (9.09%) Server Building
4 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Test Management
4 1 (9.09%) Transition Management
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 2 (18.18%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Ab Initio