Period
to 19 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Migration over the 6 months to 19 January 2019 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
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 6 8 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 +8 +10
Contract jobs citing Migration 60 76 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 12.74% 12.08% 8.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 14.22% 13.87% 9.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 56 23
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% - +12.50%
10th Percentile £235 £339 £363
90th Percentile £500 £595 £630
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £12.39 £18.50 £14.50
% change year-on-year -33.03% +27.59% -47.27%

Migration is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 422 548 498
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.60% 87.12% 86.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 298 386 324
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £250 £198 £233
90th Percentile £585 £613 £581
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 8
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £13.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.42% +19.00% -65.27%
10th Percentile £16.30 £10.16 £10.79
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.48 £14.00
East of England median hourly rate £18.88 £32.33 £32.50
% change year-on-year -41.62% -0.52% +9.24%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Bedfordshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Bedfordshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Bedfordshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Bedfordshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 29 £425 -5.56% 2
Bedford +7 11 £475 +15.15% 2
Dunstable -3 4 £140 -74.05% 1
Henlow +1 1 - -
Shefford - 1 £350 -
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 19 (31.67%) Data Migration
2 17 (28.33%) Windows
3 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 14 (23.33%) Data Quality
4 14 (23.33%) Office 365
5 13 (21.67%) SAP
5 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 11 (18.33%) QA
7 10 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
7 10 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
7 10 (16.67%) ETL
7 10 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
7 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
7 10 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
8 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
9 8 (13.33%) Finance
10 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
10 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
10 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (10.00%) DBS Check
11 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
11 6 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
11 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
11 6 (10.00%) DNS
11 6 (10.00%) Citrix
11 6 (10.00%) MPLS
11 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (11.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.67%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (1.67%) Infor M3
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (23.33%) Office 365
2 13 (21.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.67%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.00%) DNS
1 6 (10.00%) MPLS
2 5 (8.33%) DHCP
2 5 (8.33%) IP Telephony
3 4 (6.67%) Firewall
3 4 (6.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (5.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (5.00%) VPN
5 2 (3.33%) Skype
5 2 (3.33%) VLAN
5 2 (3.33%) WAN
6 1 (1.67%) BGP
6 1 (1.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.67%) DMZ
6 1 (1.67%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.67%) Internet
6 1 (1.67%) IPv4
6 1 (1.67%) OSPF
6 1 (1.67%) SAN
6 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (3.33%) Power BI
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.67%) MySQL
5 1 (1.67%) OLAP
5 1 (1.67%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 8 (13.33%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Local Government
3 2 (3.33%) Marketing
4 1 (1.67%) Back Office
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
2 7 (11.67%) Exchange Specialist
3 6 (10.00%) Architect
3 6 (10.00%) Exchange Migration Specialist
3 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 6 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 6 (10.00%) Migration Specialist
3 6 (10.00%) Office 365 Specialist
4 5 (8.33%) Analyst
4 5 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) Consultant
5 4 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
5 4 (6.67%) IT Security Project Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Security Manager
5 4 (6.67%) Security Project Manager
6 3 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.67%) Web Services
1 1 (1.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Fat Client
1 5 (8.33%) Thin Client
2 4 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (5.00%) Data Structures
4 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.67%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (28.33%) Windows
2 10 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 8 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (10.00%) Windows Server
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.67%) Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Data Migration
2 10 (16.67%) Data Cleansing
2 10 (16.67%) ETL
2 10 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
2 10 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 9 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (11.67%) PRINCE2
4 7 (11.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
5 6 (10.00%) Logistics
6 5 (8.33%) Email Migration
6 5 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (6.67%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.00%) Project Management
9 2 (3.33%) CRM
9 2 (3.33%) Data Analysis
9 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.33%) Mathematics
9 2 (3.33%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.33%) SQL
2 3 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.00%) DBS Check
2 2 (3.33%) CCNP
2 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.67%) VCAP
3 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (23.33%) Data Quality
2 11 (18.33%) QA
3 1 (1.67%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.67%) PMO
System Software
1 15 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (1.67%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.67%) vCloud
2 1 (1.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.67%) Packer
2 1 (1.67%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.67%) Terraform
2 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (21.67%) SAP
2 6 (10.00%) Citrix
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.33%) Oracle
4 4 (6.67%) Dell
4 4 (6.67%) HP
4 4 (6.67%) Tableau
5 3 (5.00%) Cisco
5 3 (5.00%) CommVault
6 2 (3.33%) IBM
6 2 (3.33%) VMware
7 1 (1.67%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.67%) Blue Coat
7 1 (1.67%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.67%) Dynatrace
7 1 (1.67%) F5
7 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
7 1 (1.67%) Sophos