Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 2018 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 12 13
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +8
Contract jobs citing Migration 67 67 50
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 11.67% 10.12% 7.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.01% 11.49% 9.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 48 30
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £330 £341 £370
90th Percentile £541 £550 £594
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.86 £17.50 £13.86
% change year-on-year -9.37% +26.26% -58.32%

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 515 583 532
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 89.72% 88.07% 84.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 410 345
Bedfordshire median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £246 £281 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £594
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 9 6
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £16.58 £25.50 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.97% -28.17% +36.54%
10th Percentile £13.79 £10.82 £11.59
90th Percentile £20.14 £44.10 £47.89
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £31.03 £26.88
% change year-on-year -43.60% +15.46% +5.39%

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 16 October 2018.

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 16 October 2018. 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 -2 32 £450 - 3
Bedford +9 11 £460 +6.67% 5
Dunstable - 3 £140 -
Henlow +3 1 - -
Shefford - 1 £350 -
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, 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 22 (32.84%) Windows
1 22 (32.84%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (20.90%) Data Migration
4 13 (19.40%) Office 365
4 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
5 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
6 11 (16.42%) Data Quality
6 11 (16.42%) Citrix
6 11 (16.42%) Finance
7 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
8 9 (13.43%) Windows 10
8 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.43%) VMware
8 9 (13.43%) Project Management
8 9 (13.43%) SQL
9 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
9 8 (11.94%) SAP
9 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
9 8 (11.94%) ETL
9 8 (11.94%) Firewall
10 7 (10.45%) VLAN
10 7 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (10.45%) Oracle
10 7 (10.45%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (10.45%) Email Migration
10 7 (10.45%) Data Cleansing
10 7 (10.45%) SAP S/4HANA

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 5 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (7.46%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.97%) Apache
2 4 (5.97%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.99%) Skype for Business
4 1 (1.49%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.99%) CODA-Financials
3 1 (1.49%) Infor M3
3 1 (1.49%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 19 (28.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (19.40%) Office 365
3 12 (17.91%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (2.99%) SaaS
5 1 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.49%) Datadog
5 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.94%) Firewall
2 7 (10.45%) VLAN
3 6 (8.96%) DNS
3 6 (8.96%) IP Telephony
4 5 (7.46%) DHCP
4 5 (7.46%) MPLS
5 4 (5.97%) TCP/IP
6 3 (4.48%) Skype
7 1 (1.49%) BGP
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.49%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.49%) EIGRP
7 1 (1.49%) IPv4
7 1 (1.49%) Network Security
7 1 (1.49%) OSPF
7 1 (1.49%) SAN
7 1 (1.49%) Unified Communications
7 1 (1.49%) VPN
7 1 (1.49%) WAN
7 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) MySQL
3 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.99%) Power BI
4 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.49%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (16.42%) Finance
2 3 (4.48%) Local Government
3 2 (2.99%) Retail
4 1 (1.49%) Back Office
4 1 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (17.91%) Project Manager
2 7 (10.45%) Architect
2 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Manager
2 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 5 (7.46%) Analyst
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Migration Specialist
3 5 (7.46%) Exchange Specialist
3 5 (7.46%) Migration Specialist
3 5 (7.46%) Office 365 Specialist
3 5 (7.46%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
5 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 3 (4.48%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Consultant
5 3 (4.48%) Data Migration Lead
5 3 (4.48%) Desktop Support
5 3 (4.48%) Developer
5 3 (4.48%) Migration Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) Storage Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.96%) Private Cloud
2 5 (7.46%) Fat Client
2 5 (7.46%) Thin Client
3 3 (4.48%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (32.84%) Windows
2 12 (17.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (13.43%) Windows 10
3 9 (13.43%) Windows 7
4 5 (7.46%) Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Data Migration
2 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 9 (13.43%) Project Management
3 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.94%) ETL
4 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.45%) Data Cleansing
5 7 (10.45%) Email Migration
5 7 (10.45%) System Integration Testing
5 7 (10.45%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
7 4 (5.97%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.97%) Contingency Planning
7 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
7 4 (5.97%) Load Balancing
7 4 (5.97%) Logistics
7 4 (5.97%) Service Management
7 4 (5.97%) Test Strategy
8 3 (4.48%) Infrastructure Transformation
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 1 (1.49%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.49%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.48%) DBS Check
1 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.49%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.49%) CCNP
2 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.49%) Degree
2 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.49%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.49%) VCAP
2 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.42%) Data Quality
2 6 (8.96%) QA
3 2 (2.99%) PMO
4 1 (1.49%) JSP 440
System Software
1 22 (32.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (8.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.99%) vCloud
4 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.97%) NetBackup
2 3 (4.48%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.99%) SCCM
3 2 (2.99%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (1.49%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Packer
4 1 (1.49%) Terraform
4 1 (1.49%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (19.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (16.42%) Citrix
3 9 (13.43%) VMware
4 8 (11.94%) SAP
5 7 (10.45%) Oracle
6 5 (7.46%) HP
6 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
7 4 (5.97%) CommVault
7 4 (5.97%) Dell
8 3 (4.48%) Avaya
8 3 (4.48%) Cisco
9 2 (2.99%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.99%) CODA
9 2 (2.99%) Tableau
10 1 (1.49%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.49%) Dynatrace
10 1 (1.49%) hybris
10 1 (1.49%) IBM
10 1 (1.49%) Nortel
10 1 (1.49%) QNAP