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 3 months to 29 March 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
East of England / Bedfordshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 8 23
Rank change year-on-year -4 +15  
Contract jobs citing Migration 28 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 9.89% 10.61% 5.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.94% 12.09% 6.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 26 18
Median daily rate £400 £500 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +9.58%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £350 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £616 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year +12.90% -16.21%  

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 Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 256 273 358
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.46% 87.78% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 189 182 268
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 16 16
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.00 £20.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.39 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. 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 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
Luton -3 10 £430 -14.00% 1
Bedford +7 8 £300 - 1
Dunstable -6 3 £425 -19.62%
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 11 (22.45%) Business Analysis
2 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
3 9 (18.37%) Office 365
4 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
5 7 (14.29%) Retail
5 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (12.24%) VMware
6 6 (12.24%) Citrix
6 6 (12.24%) Windows
6 6 (12.24%) SCCM
7 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
7 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
7 5 (10.20%) SQL
7 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
7 5 (10.20%) Project Management
8 4 (8.16%) Finance
8 4 (8.16%) Change Management
8 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
8 4 (8.16%) MPLS
8 4 (8.16%) ITIL
8 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
8 4 (8.16%) NetScaler
8 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
9 3 (6.12%) Transition Management
9 3 (6.12%) Planning and Forecasting

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 (10.20%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) IIS
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.08%) MS Project
1 2 (4.08%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.04%) MS Office
2 1 (2.04%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.04%) SAP HCM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (4.08%) OneDrive
2 2 (4.08%) SaaS
3 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) MPLS
1 4 (8.16%) NetScaler
2 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (4.08%) BGP
3 2 (4.08%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (4.08%) EIGRP
3 2 (4.08%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.08%) OSPF
3 2 (4.08%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
4 1 (2.04%) Intranet
4 1 (2.04%) Skype
4 1 (2.04%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.04%) LSMW
2 1 (2.04%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (14.29%) Retail
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (26.53%) Analyst
2 11 (22.45%) Architect
3 9 (18.37%) Business Analyst
4 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Manager
6 4 (8.16%) Consultant
6 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Business Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Change Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Developer
7 3 (6.12%) Migration Manager
7 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Service Transition Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.12%) Transition Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) E-Commerce Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) Migration Analyst
8 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) .NET
1 3 (6.12%) ASP.NET
2 2 (4.08%) CSS
2 2 (4.08%) HTML
2 2 (4.08%) Web Services
3 1 (2.04%) Middleware
3 1 (2.04%) SOAP
3 1 (2.04%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.08%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.08%) PKI
3 2 (4.08%) User Experience
4 1 (2.04%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.04%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (12.24%) Windows
2 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
3 2 (4.08%) Solaris
4 1 (2.04%) Android
4 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.45%) Business Analysis
2 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
3 9 (18.37%) Data Migration
4 7 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (10.20%) Data Modelling
5 5 (10.20%) PRINCE2
5 5 (10.20%) Project Management
6 4 (8.16%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.16%) ITIL
7 3 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.12%) Data Analysis
7 3 (6.12%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.12%) ITSM
7 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.12%) Scrum
7 3 (6.12%) Test Management
7 3 (6.12%) Use Case
7 3 (6.12%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.20%) SQL
2 3 (6.12%) C#
3 2 (4.08%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.08%) CCIE
1 2 (4.08%) CCNP
1 2 (4.08%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.08%) MCITP
1 2 (4.08%) MCSE
1 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.04%) Degree
2 1 (2.04%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) HP APS
2 1 (2.04%) ISEB
2 1 (2.04%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.04%) VCAP
2 1 (2.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
4 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) AirWatch
3 1 (2.04%) Simpana
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Microsoft
2 6 (12.24%) Citrix
2 6 (12.24%) VMware
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco
3 3 (6.12%) HP
3 3 (6.12%) Oracle
3 3 (6.12%) SAP
4 2 (4.08%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.04%) Avaya
5 1 (2.04%) CommVault
5 1 (2.04%) Fortinet
5 1 (2.04%) Meru Networks
5 1 (2.04%) MuleSoft
5 1 (2.04%) Nintex
5 1 (2.04%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.04%) Trustwave
5 1 (2.04%) Virgin Media
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