Period
to 24 May 2018

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 24 May 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 21 15
Rank change year-on-year -1 -6 +12
Contract jobs citing Migration 280 262 404
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.12% 6.96% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.43% 8.42% 9.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 141 224
Berkshire median daily rate £439 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +5.88% +15.65%
10th Percentile £293 £254 £302
90th Percentile £600 £566 £538
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.41% +10.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.68 £13.86 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.92% -32.39% +50.18%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.73 £20.25
90th Percentile £28.85 £32.48 £20.75
South East median hourly rate £15.13 £14.18 £15.25
% change year-on-year +6.66% -7.02% -19.74%

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 3,321 3,111 4,060
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.48% 82.65% 82.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,702 1,441 2,189
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £278 £254 £251
90th Percentile £588 £575 £544
South East median daily rate £438 £415 £400
% change year-on-year +5.42% +3.75% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 124 126
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -32.58%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £48.88 £47.85 £55.33
South East median hourly rate £22.50 £21.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +7.14% -11.58% +5.56%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

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 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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 6 months to 24 May 2018.

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 6 months to 24 May 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
Reading -5 109 £450 +4.65% 19
Bracknell -9 27 £434 -8.68% 2
Slough 0 23 £425 -4.23% 5
Newbury -6 19 £425 -11.69% 4
Maidenhead +2 18 £413 -26.67% 3
Windsor +8 5 £463 +8.82% 4
Wokingham -3 2 £114 -69.47%
Thatcham - 1 - -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 70 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 68 (24.29%) Windows
3 58 (20.71%) Security Cleared
4 54 (19.29%) SC Cleared
5 48 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
6 42 (15.00%) SQL
7 41 (14.64%) Microsoft
8 37 (13.21%) Project Management
9 34 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (12.14%) Oracle
10 32 (11.43%) Telecoms
11 31 (11.07%) Finance
11 31 (11.07%) Active Directory
11 31 (11.07%) Office 365
11 31 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
12 27 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
12 27 (9.64%) SQL Server
13 26 (9.29%) SharePoint
14 25 (8.93%) PowerShell
15 23 (8.21%) Linux
16 22 (7.86%) Degree
17 19 (6.79%) Retail
17 19 (6.79%) Business Analysis
17 19 (6.79%) SAP
18 18 (6.43%) Workflow
18 18 (6.43%) Data Centre
18 18 (6.43%) Windows 10
18 18 (6.43%) Windows Server
19 17 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
19 17 (6.07%) DevOps

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 26 (9.29%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.00%) Documentum
3 5 (1.79%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.43%) Apache Pig
4 4 (1.43%) IIS
4 4 (1.43%) MS Exchange
5 3 (1.07%) SAS
6 2 (0.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.36%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.36%) Confluence
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.36%) Kentico
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.21%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.07%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.07%) SPSS
5 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.36%) HipChat
6 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (2.14%) NetSuite
2 4 (1.43%) SAP R/3
3 3 (1.07%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.07%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.36%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.36%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (11.07%) Office 365
3 15 (5.36%) PaaS
4 12 (4.29%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.29%) SaaS
5 4 (1.43%) IaaS
6 3 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.71%) IBM Cloud
7 2 (0.71%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 2 (0.71%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.36%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
8 1 (0.36%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.36%) GitHub
8 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
8 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.57%) Firewall
2 8 (2.86%) Internet
2 8 (2.86%) LAN
2 8 (2.86%) WAN
3 6 (2.14%) Ethernet
3 6 (2.14%) Skype
3 6 (2.14%) VoIP
3 6 (2.14%) VPN
4 5 (1.79%) MPLS
4 5 (1.79%) OSPF
4 5 (1.79%) Wireless
5 4 (1.43%) BGP
5 4 (1.43%) DSL
5 4 (1.43%) IP Telephony
5 4 (1.43%) SAN
5 4 (1.43%) xDSL
6 3 (1.07%) PBX
6 3 (1.07%) PSTN
6 3 (1.07%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (1.07%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.64%) SQL Server
2 15 (5.36%) Power BI
2 15 (5.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (3.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.21%) Big Data
6 8 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (2.14%) SAP HANA
9 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.43%) Apache Hive
10 4 (1.43%) HBase
10 4 (1.43%) Pentaho
10 4 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.43%) Sqoop
11 3 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
11 3 (1.07%) Mahout
11 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2014
11 3 (1.07%) Triplestore
Development Applications
1 6 (2.14%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.79%) MorphX
3 4 (1.43%) JIRA
4 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.71%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.71%) Selenium
4 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.36%) ERwin
5 1 (0.36%) gulp
5 1 (0.36%) Hudson
5 1 (0.36%) MSI
5 1 (0.36%) Protractor
5 1 (0.36%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.36%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.36%) Subversion
General
1 32 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 31 (11.07%) Finance
3 19 (6.79%) Retail
4 6 (2.14%) Games
5 5 (1.79%) Legal
5 5 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.43%) Marketing
7 2 (0.71%) Billing
7 2 (0.71%) Brand Awareness
8 1 (0.36%) Automotive
8 1 (0.36%) Back Office
8 1 (0.36%) Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Electronics
8 1 (0.36%) French Language
8 1 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.36%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 42 (15.00%) Consultant
2 41 (14.64%) Architect
3 34 (12.14%) Project Manager
4 23 (8.21%) Analyst
5 20 (7.14%) Migration Manager
6 17 (6.07%) Programme Manager
7 15 (5.36%) Data Migration Manager
8 14 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 14 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
9 13 (4.64%) IT Manager
10 12 (4.29%) Migration Consultant
11 11 (3.93%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (3.93%) Migration Architect
11 11 (3.93%) Migration Engineer
11 11 (3.93%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (3.57%) Developer
12 10 (3.57%) Support Engineer
12 10 (3.57%) Transformation Manager
13 9 (3.21%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 9 (3.21%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.50%) HTML
2 6 (2.14%) .NET
3 4 (1.43%) Web Services
4 3 (1.07%) Oracle Fusion
4 3 (1.07%) SOAP
5 2 (0.71%) jQuery
5 2 (0.71%) JSON
5 2 (0.71%) LDAP
5 2 (0.71%) Mason
5 2 (0.71%) Middleware
5 2 (0.71%) REST
6 1 (0.36%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.36%) CSS
6 1 (0.36%) Kafka
6 1 (0.36%) KML
6 1 (0.36%) Node.js
6 1 (0.36%) RESTful
6 1 (0.36%) Spring
6 1 (0.36%) VXML
6 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.43%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.93%) VLE
4 10 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.86%) Virtual Team
6 6 (2.14%) Replication
7 5 (1.79%) Clustering
7 5 (1.79%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.43%) Mobile App
8 4 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (1.43%) User Experience
9 3 (1.07%) PMI
10 2 (0.71%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.71%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.71%) N-Tier
10 2 (0.71%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (24.29%) Windows
2 23 (8.21%) Linux
3 18 (6.43%) Windows 10
3 18 (6.43%) Windows Server
4 6 (2.14%) SUSE
4 6 (2.14%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.43%) Mac OS
5 4 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.43%) Windows XP
6 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.71%) Android
7 2 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.71%) Unix
8 1 (0.36%) OpenVMS
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
8 1 (0.36%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 37 (13.21%) Project Management
3 34 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (9.64%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (6.79%) Business Analysis
7 18 (6.43%) Workflow
8 17 (6.07%) DevOps
9 16 (5.71%) Analytics
9 16 (5.71%) Problem-Solving
10 15 (5.36%) ERP
11 14 (5.00%) Programme Delivery
11 14 (5.00%) Programme Management
11 14 (5.00%) Supplier Management
12 13 (4.64%) Presales
12 13 (4.64%) PRINCE2
13 12 (4.29%) Change Management
13 12 (4.29%) Data Modelling
14 10 (3.57%) Test Automation
15 9 (3.21%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 42 (15.00%) SQL
2 25 (8.93%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.29%) C#
3 12 (4.29%) Python
4 10 (3.57%) JavaScript
5 9 (3.21%) Java
6 8 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.50%) C++
8 5 (1.79%) Bash Shell
8 5 (1.79%) PL/SQL
9 4 (1.43%) F#
9 4 (1.43%) R
9 4 (1.43%) X++
10 3 (1.07%) C
10 3 (1.07%) VB
10 3 (1.07%) VBA
11 1 (0.36%) ABAP
11 1 (0.36%) COBOL
11 1 (0.36%) Embedded C
11 1 (0.36%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (20.71%) Security Cleared
2 54 (19.29%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.86%) Degree
4 14 (5.00%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.50%) CCNP
6 7 (2.50%) PgMP
6 7 (2.50%) PMP
7 5 (1.79%) CCNA
8 4 (1.43%) CCIE
8 4 (1.43%) Master's Degree
9 3 (1.07%) Computer Science Degree
9 3 (1.07%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
10 2 (0.71%) CCDP
10 2 (0.71%) CCIP
10 2 (0.71%) CWNA
10 2 (0.71%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.29%) QA
2 5 (1.79%) GDPR
3 4 (1.43%) PMO
4 3 (1.07%) IFRS
5 2 (0.71%) SLA
6 1 (0.36%) P3O
System Software
1 31 (11.07%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.43%) Apache Flume
4 4 (1.43%) Docker
5 3 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.36%) Firmware
6 1 (0.36%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.36%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (6.07%) SCCM
2 5 (1.79%) Ansible
2 5 (1.79%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (1.79%) Puppet
3 4 (1.43%) HP ALM
3 4 (1.43%) Kubernetes
3 4 (1.43%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (1.07%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.07%) SCOM
4 3 (1.07%) Terraform
5 2 (0.71%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.71%) Cisco IPCC
5 2 (0.71%) Netcool
6 1 (0.36%) CA Wily
6 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
6 1 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (0.36%) logstash
Vendors
1 41 (14.64%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.14%) Oracle
3 19 (6.79%) SAP
4 14 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (4.29%) Cisco
6 10 (3.57%) HP
6 10 (3.57%) Informatica
7 9 (3.21%) VMware
8 6 (2.14%) Citrix
8 6 (2.14%) MuleSoft
9 5 (1.79%) IBM
9 5 (1.79%) Teradata
10 4 (1.43%) Google
10 4 (1.43%) Tableau
10 4 (1.43%) Talend
10 4 (1.43%) Veeam
11 3 (1.07%) Epicor
11 3 (1.07%) Juniper
11 3 (1.07%) ServiceNow
11 3 (1.07%) Vertica