Period
to 3 July 2020

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 6 months to 3 July 2020 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
6 months to
3 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 14 20
Rank change year-on-year +1 +6 +5
Contract jobs citing Migration 148 367 303
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 8.51% 8.64% 7.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.07% 9.87% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 192 158
Median daily rate £500 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% - -2.70%
10th Percentile £350 £300 £311
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
South East median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 9 9
Median hourly rate £19.50 £35.50 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.07% +123.83% +14.43%
10th Percentile £12.83 £16.25 £11.17
90th Percentile £35.00 £50.60 £48.90
South East median hourly rate £15.86 £18.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year -11.89% +20.00% +8.23%

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,469 3,719 3,464
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.43% 87.57% 86.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 781 1,809 1,750
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £263 £300 £270
90th Percentile £638 £619 £588
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £434
% change year-on-year - +3.78% +4.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 117 81
Median hourly rate £26.71 £21.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.21% +2.38% +40.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £54.39 £75.25 £50.00
Median hourly rate £29.80 £31.35 £24.03
% change year-on-year -4.93% +30.44% +20.15%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Migration in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Migration in Berkshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Migration in Berkshire.

Hourly rate trend for Migration in Berkshire

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Migration in Berkshire over the 6 months to 3 July 2020.

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 6 months to 3 July 2020. 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
Reading 0 73 £488 +8.33% 7
Newbury -5 15 £426 +6.38% 2
Slough +3 10 £363 -27.50%
Bracknell 0 10 £420 +14.68% 2
Maidenhead +8 6 £435 +33.85% 1
Wokingham +11 3 £313 +68.57%
Windsor -3 1 £550 +15.79%
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2020, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 51 (34.46%) Data Migration
2 38 (25.68%) SQL
3 31 (20.95%) Oracle
4 22 (14.86%) Telecoms
5 20 (13.51%) Windows
6 19 (12.84%) SQL Server
6 19 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (12.16%) PL/SQL
7 18 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
7 18 (12.16%) Maximo
7 18 (12.16%) WebSphere
7 18 (12.16%) Azure
8 17 (11.49%) CRM
9 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
10 15 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
11 14 (9.46%) Project Management
11 14 (9.46%) Salesforce.com
12 13 (8.78%) SAP
12 13 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
12 13 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
13 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
13 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
14 11 (7.43%) ETL
14 11 (7.43%) Power BI
14 11 (7.43%) Power Platform
15 10 (6.76%) Project Delivery
15 10 (6.76%) Tableau
15 10 (6.76%) VoIP
15 10 (6.76%) Python

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 18 (12.16%) WebSphere
2 6 (4.05%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.03%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.68%) Confluence
4 1 (0.68%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.68%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.68%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.68%) Maya
5 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 18 (12.16%) Maximo
2 13 (8.78%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (4.73%) NetSuite
4 4 (2.70%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.68%) OpenText VIM for SAP
5 1 (0.68%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.68%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 18 (12.16%) Azure
2 11 (7.43%) Power Platform
3 9 (6.08%) Dynamics 365
3 9 (6.08%) Office 365
4 7 (4.73%) SaaS
5 6 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (3.38%) AWS
6 5 (3.38%) Serverless
7 3 (2.03%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.03%) G Suite
7 3 (2.03%) IaaS
8 2 (1.35%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.35%) PaaS
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 1 (0.68%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.68%) Boomi
9 1 (0.68%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.76%) VoIP
2 8 (5.41%) Firewall
2 8 (5.41%) LAN
2 8 (5.41%) WAN
3 7 (4.73%) BGP
3 7 (4.73%) EIGRP
3 7 (4.73%) Ethernet
3 7 (4.73%) MPLS
3 7 (4.73%) OSPF
3 7 (4.73%) TCP/IP
3 7 (4.73%) VPN
4 6 (4.05%) ADSL
4 6 (4.05%) DNS
4 6 (4.05%) DSL
4 6 (4.05%) Internet
4 6 (4.05%) RIP
4 6 (4.05%) SNMP
4 6 (4.05%) Unified Communications
4 6 (4.05%) xDSL
5 5 (3.38%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (12.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.43%) Power BI
3 8 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (4.05%) Data Mining
6 5 (3.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (2.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 4 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (2.03%) Amazon Athena
8 3 (2.03%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.03%) QlikView
9 2 (1.35%) SAP HANA
9 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
10 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.68%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.68%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.68%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.68%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 5 (3.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (2.70%) Visual Studio
3 3 (2.03%) ERwin
3 3 (2.03%) Git (software)
3 3 (2.03%) JIRA
4 1 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 22 (14.86%) Telecoms
2 8 (5.41%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.05%) Finance
4 4 (2.70%) Retail
5 3 (2.03%) Billing
5 3 (2.03%) Public Sector
6 1 (0.68%) Games
6 1 (0.68%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (20.27%) Developer
2 19 (12.84%) Project Manager
3 18 (12.16%) Analyst
4 17 (11.49%) Maximo Developer
5 13 (8.78%) Migration Manager
6 12 (8.11%) Architect
7 10 (6.76%) Consultant
7 10 (6.76%) Data Analyst
7 10 (6.76%) Data Migration Manager
8 9 (6.08%) Migration Project Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Data Migration Project Manager
9 6 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Migration Analyst
9 6 (4.05%) Network Engineer
9 6 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (3.38%) Data Manager
10 5 (3.38%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.38%) SQL Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) SQL Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) .NET
2 4 (2.70%) XML
3 3 (2.03%) Apache NiFi
3 3 (2.03%) Kafka
3 3 (2.03%) SOAP
3 3 (2.03%) WCF
4 2 (1.35%) Angular 2
4 2 (1.35%) AngularJS
4 2 (1.35%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.35%) CSS
4 2 (1.35%) HTML
4 2 (1.35%) jQuery
4 2 (1.35%) LESS
4 2 (1.35%) React
4 2 (1.35%) REST
4 2 (1.35%) SAP Basis
4 2 (1.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (1.35%) Web Services
5 1 (0.68%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (0.68%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.73%) Data Centre
3 5 (3.38%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (2.03%) Mainframe
5 2 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.68%) Clustering
6 1 (0.68%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (0.68%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) NHS
6 1 (0.68%) PMI
6 1 (0.68%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
6 1 (0.68%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.51%) Windows
2 8 (5.41%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.38%) Linux
4 4 (2.70%) Android
4 4 (2.70%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.03%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.35%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (0.68%) HPUX
7 1 (0.68%) Solaris
7 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.68%) Unix
7 1 (0.68%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.46%) Data Migration
2 19 (12.84%) Problem-Solving
3 18 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (11.49%) CRM
5 15 (10.14%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (9.46%) Project Management
7 13 (8.78%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (7.43%) ETL
9 10 (6.76%) Change Management
9 10 (6.76%) Data Management
9 10 (6.76%) Project Delivery
10 9 (6.08%) Data Modelling
10 9 (6.08%) DevOps
10 9 (6.08%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.41%) Analytics
11 8 (5.41%) Process Management
11 8 (5.41%) Project Planning
11 8 (5.41%) Visualisation
12 7 (4.73%) Capacity Management
12 7 (4.73%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.68%) SQL
2 18 (12.16%) PL/SQL
3 10 (6.76%) Python
4 8 (5.41%) C#
5 6 (4.05%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.70%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.70%) PowerShell
7 3 (2.03%) Perl
7 3 (2.03%) Scala
7 3 (2.03%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.35%) Java
8 2 (1.35%) Korn
8 2 (1.35%) VBA
9 1 (0.68%) C
9 1 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.68%) COBOL
9 1 (0.68%) PHP
9 1 (0.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (8.11%) SC Cleared
1 12 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (4.73%) CCNA
3 7 (4.73%) CCNP
4 6 (4.05%) BPSS Clearance
4 6 (4.05%) CCDP
4 6 (4.05%) CCIP
5 5 (3.38%) BC Cleared
6 3 (2.03%) Degree
6 3 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (1.35%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.68%) CCIE
8 1 (0.68%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.68%) MCITP
8 1 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.73%) QA
2 3 (2.03%) SLA
3 2 (1.35%) PMO
System Software
1 4 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.68%) Docker
3 1 (0.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.68%) KVM
3 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.68%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) AirWatch
2 3 (2.03%) vCenter Server
3 2 (1.35%) Ansible
4 1 (0.68%) Amdocs OSS
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (0.68%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.68%) Icinga
4 1 (0.68%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.68%) Netcool
4 1 (0.68%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.68%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) SCCM
4 1 (0.68%) SCOM
Vendors
1 31 (20.95%) Oracle
2 16 (10.81%) Microsoft
3 14 (9.46%) Salesforce.com
4 13 (8.78%) SAP
5 10 (6.76%) Tableau
6 8 (5.41%) Cisco
6 8 (5.41%) VMware
7 7 (4.73%) CheckPoint
7 7 (4.73%) Juniper
8 6 (4.05%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 6 (4.05%) Informatica
8 6 (4.05%) ServiceNow
9 4 (2.70%) Citrix
9 4 (2.70%) Marketo
9 4 (2.70%) Workday
10 3 (2.03%) IBM
11 2 (1.35%) Dell
11 2 (1.35%) Ericsson
11 2 (1.35%) Nokia
11 2 (1.35%) Red Hat