Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 18 21 16
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 282 284 305
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 6.81% 6.91% 7.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 8.18% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 147 149 161
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% -
10th Percentile £312 £280 £275
90th Percentile £575 £600 £538
South East median daily rate £455 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +7.06% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £15.86 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.03% +0.70% -68.50%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.75 £13.28
90th Percentile £27.40 £52.20 £17.63
South East median hourly rate £13.31 £17.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -23.97% -2.78% +24.14%

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 3,550 3,470 3,294
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.77% 84.43% 83.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,688 1,799 1,724
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £250 £270 £248
90th Percentile £588 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 88 127
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £18.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -21.83% -30.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.10 £11.70
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.80 £50.00
South East median hourly rate £26.65 £24.01 £22.50
% change year-on-year +11.00% +6.71% -22.41%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +1 83 £469 -1.32% 12
Slough +2 50 £363 -9.38% 7
Bracknell -3 45 £363 -24.68% 6
Newbury -2 15 £425 +3.03% 1
Maidenhead -5 9 £488 -2.50% 6
Windsor 0 4 £500 +9.59%
Wokingham -7 3 £240 - 1
Thatcham -1 1 £525 +66.67%
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 94 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 62 (21.99%) SQL
3 58 (20.57%) Microsoft
4 48 (17.02%) Oracle
4 48 (17.02%) Windows
5 41 (14.54%) Finance
6 40 (14.18%) Security Cleared
7 37 (13.12%) SAP
8 35 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
9 32 (11.35%) Data Modelling
10 30 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
11 29 (10.28%) SC Cleared
12 28 (9.93%) Microsoft Excel
13 27 (9.57%) Linux
13 27 (9.57%) Java
13 27 (9.57%) Office 365
14 26 (9.22%) Data Centre
14 26 (9.22%) Data Cleansing
15 25 (8.87%) ETL
15 25 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
16 23 (8.16%) Telecoms
16 23 (8.16%) Active Directory
16 23 (8.16%) Windows 10
17 21 (7.45%) SAP S/4HANA
18 20 (7.09%) Project Management
18 20 (7.09%) SQL Server
19 19 (6.74%) Python
20 18 (6.38%) Web Services
20 18 (6.38%) VMware
20 18 (6.38%) Data Mapping

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 16 (5.67%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.84%) Skype for Business
3 7 (2.48%) Apache Spark
3 7 (2.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.42%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.71%) Apache
6 2 (0.71%) Confluence
6 2 (0.71%) nginx
6 2 (0.71%) Oracle Workflow
6 2 (0.71%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.71%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.35%) JBoss
7 1 (0.35%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.35%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (9.93%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 21 (7.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 14 (4.96%) Oracle EBS R12
2 14 (4.96%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (4.96%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (4.26%) CSG Singleview
4 9 (3.19%) SAP MDG
5 5 (1.77%) SAP ERP
6 4 (1.42%) SAP MM
7 3 (1.06%) Oracle Retail
7 3 (1.06%) SAP PP
8 2 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Assets
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle General Ledger
9 1 (0.35%) NetSuite
9 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.35%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.35%) SAP EWM
9 1 (0.35%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 30 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.57%) Office 365
3 14 (4.96%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (3.19%) IaaS
5 7 (2.48%) Force.com
6 6 (2.13%) OneDrive
6 6 (2.13%) PaaS
6 6 (2.13%) SaaS
7 5 (1.77%) GitHub
8 4 (1.42%) Google Cloud Platform
8 4 (1.42%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 2 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.35%) Apigee
10 1 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.35%) G Suite
10 1 (0.35%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.35%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.55%) LAN
2 9 (3.19%) Firewall
2 9 (3.19%) TCP/IP
2 9 (3.19%) VPN
3 7 (2.48%) BGP
3 7 (2.48%) Internet
3 7 (2.48%) WAN
4 6 (2.13%) DNS
4 6 (2.13%) MPLS
4 6 (2.13%) SAN
5 5 (1.77%) HTTP
5 5 (1.77%) OSPF
5 5 (1.77%) Radio Access Network
6 4 (1.42%) Ethernet
6 4 (1.42%) Wireshark
7 3 (1.06%) 3G
7 3 (1.06%) HTTPS
7 3 (1.06%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (1.06%) SNMP
7 3 (1.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (7.09%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.61%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.90%) Oracle Database 12c
4 10 (3.55%) Big Data
5 9 (3.19%) Oracle ODI
5 9 (3.19%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.13%) Apache Hive
6 6 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (2.13%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.13%) MySQL
6 6 (2.13%) Sqoop
7 4 (1.42%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (1.42%) HBase
7 4 (1.42%) Power BI
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.06%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (1.06%) Data Lake
8 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (3.90%) Git (software)
1 11 (3.90%) Jenkins
1 11 (3.90%) Toad
2 5 (1.77%) Subversion
3 4 (1.42%) JIRA
4 3 (1.06%) CMake
4 3 (1.06%) Gradle
4 3 (1.06%) LSMW
4 3 (1.06%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.71%) Bitbucket
5 2 (0.71%) GitLab
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.71%) Selenium
5 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.35%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.35%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.35%) Mocha
6 1 (0.35%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.35%) SonarQube
General
1 41 (14.54%) Finance
2 23 (8.16%) Telecoms
3 12 (4.26%) Billing
4 3 (1.06%) French Language
4 3 (1.06%) Legal
4 3 (1.06%) Retail
5 2 (0.71%) Banking
5 2 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.35%) Advertising
6 1 (0.35%) Games
6 1 (0.35%) German Language
6 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
6 1 (0.35%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.35%) Marketing
6 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 47 (16.67%) Architect
2 45 (15.96%) Consultant
3 38 (13.48%) Analyst
4 33 (11.70%) Project Manager
5 28 (9.93%) Data Analyst
6 21 (7.45%) Developer
6 21 (7.45%) Migration Manager
7 16 (5.67%) Data Migration Analyst
7 16 (5.67%) Migration Analyst
7 16 (5.67%) Migration Project Manager
8 15 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (4.96%) Financial Analyst
10 13 (4.61%) Data Migration Manager
10 13 (4.61%) SAP Manager
11 11 (3.90%) SAP Consultant
11 11 (3.90%) SAP Data Migration Manager
12 10 (3.55%) Data Consultant
13 9 (3.19%) Administrator
13 9 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
13 9 (3.19%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (6.38%) Web Services
2 9 (3.19%) JSON
2 9 (3.19%) XML
3 8 (2.84%) .NET
3 8 (2.84%) Visualforce
4 7 (2.48%) SOAP
5 5 (1.77%) EDI
5 5 (1.77%) Node.js
5 5 (1.77%) REST
6 4 (1.42%) CSS
6 4 (1.42%) HTML
6 4 (1.42%) HTML5
6 4 (1.42%) IDoc
6 4 (1.42%) Kafka
6 4 (1.42%) Middleware
7 3 (1.06%) Ajax
7 3 (1.06%) LDAP
7 3 (1.06%) OAuth
7 3 (1.06%) VCL
8 2 (0.71%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.22%) Data Centre
2 15 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 6 (2.13%) Private Cloud
4 5 (1.77%) Data Structures
5 4 (1.42%) Life Science
5 4 (1.42%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.42%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.42%) User Experience
6 3 (1.06%) Cloud Native
6 3 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.06%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Licensing
6 3 (1.06%) Replication
6 3 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.71%) BYOD
7 2 (0.71%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.71%) PKI
7 2 (0.71%) RIA
7 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.02%) Windows
2 27 (9.57%) Linux
3 23 (8.16%) Windows 10
4 17 (6.03%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.55%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.77%) Unix
6 5 (1.77%) Windows XP
7 4 (1.42%) CentOS
7 4 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.06%) OpenVMS
9 2 (0.71%) Debian
10 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 94 (33.33%) Data Migration
2 35 (12.41%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (11.35%) Data Modelling
4 26 (9.22%) Data Cleansing
5 25 (8.87%) ETL
5 25 (8.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (7.09%) Project Management
7 18 (6.38%) Data Mapping
8 17 (6.03%) Business Intelligence
8 17 (6.03%) ERP
9 16 (5.67%) Data Analysis
10 15 (5.32%) DevOps
10 15 (5.32%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (5.32%) Validation
11 13 (4.61%) Workflow
12 12 (4.26%) PRINCE2
12 12 (4.26%) Scrum
12 12 (4.26%) Technical Leadership
13 11 (3.90%) Enterprise Architecture
13 11 (3.90%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.99%) SQL
2 27 (9.57%) Java
3 19 (6.74%) Python
4 17 (6.03%) PowerShell
5 16 (5.67%) PL/SQL
6 15 (5.32%) VBA
7 8 (2.84%) Apex Code
8 7 (2.48%) C#
8 7 (2.48%) R
9 6 (2.13%) C
9 6 (2.13%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.77%) C++
10 5 (1.77%) Perl
10 5 (1.77%) Ruby
10 5 (1.77%) VB
11 4 (1.42%) ABAP
11 4 (1.42%) Bash Shell
12 3 (1.06%) Delphi
12 3 (1.06%) Scala
12 3 (1.06%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 40 (14.18%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.28%) SC Cleared
3 10 (3.55%) DV Cleared
4 9 (3.19%) Degree
5 6 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (1.77%) CCIE
6 5 (1.77%) CCNP
6 5 (1.77%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (1.06%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (1.06%) MCSE
9 2 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
9 2 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.35%) APMP
10 1 (0.35%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.35%) HP MASE
10 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.35%) MCDST
10 1 (0.35%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.96%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.77%) GDPR
2 5 (1.77%) SLA
3 3 (1.06%) QA
4 2 (0.71%) COBIT
4 2 (0.71%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.35%) GPG13
5 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (8.16%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (2.13%) HDFS
4 5 (1.77%) Docker
4 5 (1.77%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.71%) Postfix
5 2 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.35%) BIND 9
6 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.35%) iptables
6 1 (0.35%) KVM
6 1 (0.35%) NFS
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.35%) Squid
6 1 (0.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (4.26%) Ansible
2 9 (3.19%) Puppet
3 8 (2.84%) SCCM
4 7 (2.48%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (2.13%) Kubernetes
6 5 (1.77%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (1.42%) Hadoop YARN
7 4 (1.42%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.42%) Oozie
7 4 (1.42%) Terraform
8 2 (0.71%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.71%) logstash
8 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.71%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.71%) Netcool
8 2 (0.71%) Rancher
8 2 (0.71%) SCOM
9 1 (0.35%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.35%) Mesos
9 1 (0.35%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 58 (20.57%) Microsoft
2 48 (17.02%) Oracle
3 37 (13.12%) SAP
4 18 (6.38%) VMware
5 17 (6.03%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (3.90%) Cisco
7 9 (3.19%) Ariba
7 9 (3.19%) HP
8 6 (2.13%) Nokia
8 6 (2.13%) Talend
9 5 (1.77%) Baan
9 5 (1.77%) Dell
9 5 (1.77%) IBM
9 5 (1.77%) Juniper
9 5 (1.77%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.42%) BT
10 4 (1.42%) Google
10 4 (1.42%) Hitachi
10 4 (1.42%) Informatica
10 4 (1.42%) Tableau