The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 14 25
Rank change year-on-year -5 +11  
Contract jobs citing Migration 133 211 182
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.27% 8.49% 6.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.05% 10.57% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 101 100
Median daily rate £475 £440 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +25.71%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £313 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £13.86 - £13.65
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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1469 1996 2209
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.32% 80.32% 74.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1032 1155
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £285 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 48 55
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £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 Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Berkshire over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Berkshire 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
Reading +6 50 £438 +6.06% 4
Bracknell -10 19 £500 +11.11% 1
Slough +5 11 £419 -6.42% 1
Maidenhead -6 9 £525 +31.25% 2
Newbury -9 5 £525 +31.25% 1
Wokingham - 1 £400 -
Migration
South East

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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 92 (30.67%) Data Migration
2 64 (21.33%) Office 365
3 56 (18.67%) Microsoft
4 45 (15.00%) SAP
4 45 (15.00%) Telecoms
5 43 (14.33%) Security Cleared
6 42 (14.00%) SQL
7 40 (13.33%) Cisco
8 38 (12.67%) ERP
9 37 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
10 33 (11.00%) Finance
11 31 (10.33%) SQL Server
11 31 (10.33%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (10.00%) SharePoint
13 29 (9.67%) Project Management
14 28 (9.33%) Windows
14 28 (9.33%) CCNP
14 28 (9.33%) Data Centre
15 27 (9.00%) ETL
16 26 (8.67%) Active Directory
17 25 (8.33%) MS Exchange
18 24 (8.00%) Linux
18 24 (8.00%) CCNA
18 24 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
19 23 (7.67%) Oracle
19 23 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 22 (7.33%) CRM
20 22 (7.33%) Firewall
21 21 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
22 20 (6.67%) CCIE

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 30 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 25 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 19 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 19 (6.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (3.67%) Documentum
5 11 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 9 (3.00%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.00%) JBoss
8 4 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (1.00%) Confluence
10 2 (0.67%) Apache
10 2 (0.67%) SAS
11 1 (0.33%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.33%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 19 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.67%) MS Office
3 4 (1.33%) InfoPath
4 3 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.67%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.00%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.67%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.67%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.67%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.67%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.67%) SAP Hybris
3 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.67%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.33%) Exstream
4 1 (0.33%) HFM
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.33%) Oracle Payroll
4 1 (0.33%) Primavera
4 1 (0.33%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.33%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.33%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.33%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.33%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 64 (21.33%) Office 365
2 37 (12.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.00%) Azure Active Directory
3 15 (5.00%) IaaS
4 13 (4.33%) OneDrive
4 13 (4.33%) PaaS
5 10 (3.33%) Google Drive
5 10 (3.33%) SuccessFactors
6 9 (3.00%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.67%) CallidusCloud
8 2 (0.67%) Force.com
8 2 (0.67%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.33%) Boomi
9 1 (0.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (7.33%) Firewall
2 20 (6.67%) Unified Communications
3 19 (6.33%) VoIP
4 16 (5.33%) Skype
5 8 (2.67%) MPLS
6 7 (2.33%) LAN
6 7 (2.33%) PBX
6 7 (2.33%) VPN
6 7 (2.33%) WAN
7 6 (2.00%) BGP
7 6 (2.00%) CTI
7 6 (2.00%) Internet
7 6 (2.00%) PSTN
8 5 (1.67%) Ethernet
8 5 (1.67%) OSPF
8 5 (1.67%) TCP/IP
9 4 (1.33%) ADSL
9 4 (1.33%) DSL
9 4 (1.33%) xDSL
10 3 (1.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 24 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (7.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (5.00%) Relational Database
5 9 (3.00%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.33%) DB2
8 6 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 5 (1.67%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 5 (1.67%) MS Access
9 5 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 5 (1.67%) Power BI
10 4 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
11 3 (1.00%) DB2 UDB
11 3 (1.00%) NoSQL
11 3 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.00%) Star Schema
12 2 (0.67%) RDBMS
12 2 (0.67%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 4 (1.33%) JIRA
2 2 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.67%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.33%) Grunt
General
1 45 (15.00%) Telecoms
2 33 (11.00%) Finance
3 13 (4.33%) Marketing
4 9 (3.00%) Retail
5 5 (1.67%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.33%) Billing
7 2 (0.67%) Advertising
7 2 (0.67%) Electronics
7 2 (0.67%) Games
8 1 (0.33%) Back Office
8 1 (0.33%) Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 88 (29.33%) Consultant
2 40 (13.33%) Architect
3 39 (13.00%) Migration Consultant
4 33 (11.00%) Analyst
5 29 (9.67%) Project Manager
6 27 (9.00%) Exchange Consultant
6 27 (9.00%) Office 365 Consultant
7 21 (7.00%) Exchange Migration Consultant
8 16 (5.33%) Migration Manager
9 15 (5.00%) Microsoft Consultant
9 15 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 15 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
10 14 (4.67%) Developer
10 14 (4.67%) Migration Analyst
10 14 (4.67%) Migration Project Manager
11 13 (4.33%) Design Engineer
12 12 (4.00%) Data Consultant
13 11 (3.67%) Data Analyst
13 11 (3.67%) Data Migration Consultant
14 10 (3.33%) Data Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.67%) Web Services
2 6 (2.00%) CSS
2 6 (2.00%) WDK
3 5 (1.67%) .NET
4 4 (1.33%) WSDL
5 3 (1.00%) REST
5 3 (1.00%) RESTful
5 3 (1.00%) SOAP
5 3 (1.00%) Velocity
5 3 (1.00%) XML
6 2 (0.67%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.67%) HTML
6 2 (0.67%) Java EE
6 2 (0.67%) LAMP
6 2 (0.67%) VXML
7 1 (0.33%) ASP.NET Core
7 1 (0.33%) Aurelia
7 1 (0.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.33%) Visualforce
7 1 (0.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.33%) Data Centre
2 10 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (3.33%) Private Cloud
3 9 (3.00%) Life Science
3 9 (3.00%) Public Cloud
4 8 (2.67%) Learning Management System
5 7 (2.33%) Data Structures
5 7 (2.33%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.00%) IVR
7 5 (1.67%) EMV
8 4 (1.33%) Replication
8 4 (1.33%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.00%) CESG
9 3 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.00%) FMCG
10 2 (0.67%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.67%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.33%) Digital Signage
11 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Storage
11 1 (0.33%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.33%) Windows
2 24 (8.00%) Linux
3 14 (4.67%) Unix
4 8 (2.67%) Windows 7
5 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.00%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.33%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.00%) AIX
9 2 (0.67%) Solaris
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (30.67%) Data Migration
2 38 (12.67%) ERP
3 29 (9.67%) Project Management
4 27 (9.00%) ETL
5 22 (7.33%) CRM
6 21 (7.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 19 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (5.00%) ITIL
9 14 (4.67%) Workflow
10 13 (4.33%) Complex ETL
10 13 (4.33%) Multithreading
10 13 (4.33%) PRINCE2
10 13 (4.33%) Validation
11 12 (4.00%) Network Design
11 12 (4.00%) SDLC
12 11 (3.67%) Data Modelling
12 11 (3.67%) E-Commerce
12 11 (3.67%) Integration Testing
12 11 (3.67%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 42 (14.00%) SQL
2 19 (6.33%) PowerShell
3 7 (2.33%) T-SQL
4 6 (2.00%) C
5 5 (1.67%) Shell Script
6 4 (1.33%) PHP
6 4 (1.33%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.00%) ABAP
7 3 (1.00%) C#
7 3 (1.00%) Java
8 2 (0.67%) Python
8 2 (0.67%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.33%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.33%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.33%) Perl
9 1 (0.33%) SOQL
9 1 (0.33%) SOSL
9 1 (0.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 43 (14.33%) Security Cleared
2 31 (10.33%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (9.33%) CCNP
4 24 (8.00%) CCNA
5 20 (6.67%) CCIE
6 13 (4.33%) SC Cleared
7 9 (3.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (2.67%) Degree
9 5 (1.67%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.67%) MCSE
10 4 (1.33%) CISSP
11 3 (1.00%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 3 (1.00%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (1.00%) CCSP
11 3 (1.00%) CISM
11 3 (1.00%) MCITP
11 3 (1.00%) PMP
12 2 (0.67%) CCDP
12 2 (0.67%) CCIP
12 2 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.00%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.67%) QA
3 6 (2.00%) SLA
4 4 (1.33%) GDPR
5 3 (1.00%) COBIT
5 3 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.67%) GMP
6 2 (0.67%) ISO22301
6 2 (0.67%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.67%) PMO
7 1 (0.33%) IFRS
7 1 (0.33%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 26 (8.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.33%) BitLocker
4 2 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (0.67%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (0.67%) vSphere
5 1 (0.33%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (0.33%) Docker
5 1 (0.33%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (0.33%) XenApp
5 1 (0.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (5.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 13 (4.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 12 (4.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 3 (1.00%) SCCM
5 2 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.33%) Marathon
6 1 (0.33%) Mesos
6 1 (0.33%) SCOM
6 1 (0.33%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.33%) vMotion
Vendors
1 56 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 45 (15.00%) SAP
3 40 (13.33%) Cisco
4 23 (7.67%) Oracle
5 19 (6.33%) Google
6 18 (6.00%) VMware
7 14 (4.67%) HP
8 13 (4.33%) Citrix
9 12 (4.00%) IBM
10 9 (3.00%) Sun
11 5 (1.67%) Informatica
12 4 (1.33%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (1.33%) Siebel
13 3 (1.00%) Callidus
13 3 (1.00%) EMC
13 3 (1.00%) hybris
13 3 (1.00%) Juniper
14 2 (0.67%) Huawei
14 2 (0.67%) Palo Alto
14 2 (0.67%) Red Hat
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