Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 19 12
Rank change year-on-year -2 -7 +11
Contract jobs citing Migration 294 266 458
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.36% 6.99% 9.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.61% 8.51% 11.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 154 238
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +14.86%
10th Percentile £309 £300 £311
90th Percentile £600 £584 £538
South East median daily rate £440 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 2
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.93 £13.68 £14.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +38.38% -3.58% -5.89%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.95 £8.94
90th Percentile £49.98 £27.83 £19.48
South East median hourly rate £15.00 £13.80 £15.68
% change year-on-year +8.70% -11.96% -22.34%

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 3,414 3,127 4,000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.50% 82.16% 81.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,728 1,499 2,129
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.29% +8.67%
10th Percentile £274 £250 £256
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
South East median daily rate £438 £420 £400
% change year-on-year +4.17% +5.00% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 131 123
Berkshire median hourly rate £22.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.67% -6.25% -27.27%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.72 £10.60
90th Percentile £49.88 £40.50 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £25.12 £19.90 £24.00
% change year-on-year +26.23% -17.08% +11.37%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +5 126 £453 +0.56% 18
Bracknell +2 33 £434 -13.25% 3
Maidenhead -1 24 £475 -12.44% 1
Newbury -13 20 £450 +0.33% 2
Slough -13 16 £425 -8.11% 3
Wokingham -11 2 £114 -67.29%
Thatcham - 1 - -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 86 (29.25%) Data Migration
2 53 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 53 (18.03%) SQL
3 45 (15.31%) Finance
4 44 (14.97%) Microsoft
5 42 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 42 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (13.95%) Telecoms
6 41 (13.95%) Project Management
7 40 (13.61%) Oracle
7 40 (13.61%) SQL Server
7 40 (13.61%) SC Cleared
8 38 (12.93%) Windows
9 36 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
9 36 (12.24%) SAP
10 27 (9.18%) Office 365
11 25 (8.50%) Degree
12 24 (8.16%) ERP
12 24 (8.16%) Data Modelling
12 24 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
12 24 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
13 23 (7.82%) Analytics
14 22 (7.48%) Linux
15 21 (7.14%) ETL
15 21 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
15 21 (7.14%) HP
16 20 (6.80%) Data Centre
17 19 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
18 18 (6.12%) Business Analysis
18 18 (6.12%) 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 10 (3.40%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.38%) OpenStack
3 5 (1.70%) MS Exchange
3 5 (1.70%) Skype for Business
4 4 (1.36%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.02%) SAS
6 2 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (0.68%) IIS
6 2 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.34%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.34%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.34%) CMS
7 1 (0.34%) Confluence
7 1 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.34%) Kentico
7 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (1.70%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.02%) SPSS
5 2 (0.68%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.34%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.34%) HipChat
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.34%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (2.72%) SAP ERP
2 7 (2.38%) SAP APO
2 7 (2.38%) SAP MM
3 6 (2.04%) SAP S/4HANA
4 5 (1.70%) SAP MDM
5 4 (1.36%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (1.02%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (1.02%) SAP R/3
7 2 (0.68%) CSG Singleview
7 2 (0.68%) NetSuite
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.68%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.34%) Maximo
8 1 (0.34%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.34%) SAP MDG
8 1 (0.34%) SAP SRM
8 1 (0.34%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 53 (18.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (9.18%) Office 365
3 19 (6.46%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (5.78%) SaaS
5 16 (5.44%) PaaS
6 6 (2.04%) IaaS
7 5 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (1.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.68%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 2 (0.68%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.34%) Azure Data Factory
10 1 (0.34%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.34%) GitHub
10 1 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.34%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.34%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.74%) Firewall
2 8 (2.72%) Internet
2 8 (2.72%) WAN
3 7 (2.38%) Ethernet
3 7 (2.38%) LAN
3 7 (2.38%) Wireless
4 6 (2.04%) 3G
4 6 (2.04%) LTE
4 6 (2.04%) SAN
4 6 (2.04%) VoIP
4 6 (2.04%) VPN
5 5 (1.70%) MPLS
5 5 (1.70%) OSPF
5 5 (1.70%) Radio Access Network
5 5 (1.70%) Skype
6 4 (1.36%) BGP
6 4 (1.36%) IP Telephony
7 3 (1.02%) DSL
7 3 (1.02%) PBX
7 3 (1.02%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.12%) Big Data
3 17 (5.78%) Power BI
4 12 (4.08%) SAP HANA
5 11 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (3.74%) SAP Data Services
5 11 (3.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 10 (3.40%) SQL Server 2012
7 9 (3.06%) Data Lake
8 8 (2.72%) SAP BW
8 8 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 7 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 6 (2.04%) Hadoop
10 6 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (1.70%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.70%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.36%) Apache Hive
12 4 (1.36%) Oracle Database 12c
12 4 (1.36%) Pentaho
12 4 (1.36%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 10 (3.40%) JIRA
2 6 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.70%) LSMW
3 5 (1.70%) Toad
4 2 (0.68%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.68%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.68%) MorphX
4 2 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.68%) Selenium
4 2 (0.68%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.68%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.34%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.34%) ERwin
5 1 (0.34%) gulp
5 1 (0.34%) Hudson
5 1 (0.34%) MSI
5 1 (0.34%) Protractor
5 1 (0.34%) Robot Framework
General
1 45 (15.31%) Finance
2 41 (13.95%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.78%) Retail
4 7 (2.38%) Games
5 6 (2.04%) Marketing
6 4 (1.36%) Back Office
6 4 (1.36%) Billing
6 4 (1.36%) Legal
6 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Brand Awareness
7 2 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.34%) Automotive
8 1 (0.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.34%) French Language
8 1 (0.34%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (15.65%) Architect
2 41 (13.95%) Project Manager
3 37 (12.59%) Analyst
4 35 (11.90%) Consultant
5 22 (7.48%) Programme Manager
6 20 (6.80%) Data Analyst
7 16 (5.44%) Migration Manager
7 16 (5.44%) Solutions Architect
8 15 (5.10%) Migration Architect
9 14 (4.76%) IT Manager
10 13 (4.42%) Cloud Architect
10 13 (4.42%) Developer
11 12 (4.08%) Infrastructure Manager
12 11 (3.74%) Business Analyst
12 11 (3.74%) Data Consultant
13 10 (3.40%) SAP Analyst
13 10 (3.40%) Transformation Manager
14 9 (3.06%) Data Migration Manager
14 9 (3.06%) DevOps Engineer
14 9 (3.06%) Migration Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.40%) .NET
2 5 (1.70%) BAPI
2 5 (1.70%) Web Services
3 4 (1.36%) LDAP
3 4 (1.36%) SOAP
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.68%) Mason
5 2 (0.68%) Middleware
5 2 (0.68%) REST
5 2 (0.68%) RESTful
6 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.34%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.34%) Elastic Stack
6 1 (0.34%) Gherkin
6 1 (0.34%) IDoc
6 1 (0.34%) JSON
6 1 (0.34%) Kafka
6 1 (0.34%) Software Packaging
6 1 (0.34%) VXML
6 1 (0.34%) WireMock
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (6.80%) Data Centre
3 14 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 7 (2.38%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.38%) VLE
5 6 (2.04%) Clustering
5 6 (2.04%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.04%) Replication
6 5 (1.70%) Data Protection Act
6 5 (1.70%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.70%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.36%) AS400
7 4 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.36%) Virtual Team
8 3 (1.02%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.02%) CMDB
8 3 (1.02%) PMI
8 3 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.68%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.93%) Windows
2 22 (7.48%) Linux
3 14 (4.76%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.04%) Windows 7
5 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (1.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.02%) Unix
6 3 (1.02%) Windows Server
6 3 (1.02%) Windows XP
7 2 (0.68%) Android
7 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.68%) CentOS
7 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.68%) Ubuntu
7 2 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.34%) Solaris
8 1 (0.34%) SUSE
8 1 (0.34%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.25%) Data Migration
2 42 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (13.95%) Project Management
4 36 (12.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (8.16%) Data Modelling
5 24 (8.16%) ERP
5 24 (8.16%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (7.82%) Analytics
7 21 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 21 (7.14%) ETL
8 18 (6.12%) Business Analysis
8 18 (6.12%) DevOps
9 16 (5.44%) Data Cleansing
9 16 (5.44%) Validation
10 15 (5.10%) Presales
11 14 (4.76%) Programme Delivery
11 14 (4.76%) Programme Management
12 13 (4.42%) Change Management
13 12 (4.08%) Data Analytics
13 12 (4.08%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.03%) SQL
2 18 (6.12%) Python
3 17 (5.78%) Java
4 12 (4.08%) PowerShell
5 11 (3.74%) PL/SQL
5 11 (3.74%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.72%) C++
7 5 (1.70%) Bash Shell
7 5 (1.70%) C
7 5 (1.70%) C#
7 5 (1.70%) JavaScript
7 5 (1.70%) R
7 5 (1.70%) VBA
8 4 (1.36%) F#
8 4 (1.36%) MATLAB
9 3 (1.02%) Perl
9 3 (1.02%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.02%) VB
10 2 (0.68%) X++
11 1 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 42 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 40 (13.61%) SC Cleared
3 25 (8.50%) Degree
4 13 (4.42%) PMI Certification
5 8 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (2.38%) PgMP
7 6 (2.04%) CCNP
7 6 (2.04%) PMP
8 5 (1.70%) CCIE
8 5 (1.70%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.36%) CCNA
9 4 (1.36%) ISEB
9 4 (1.36%) Master's Degree
10 3 (1.02%) CCDP
10 3 (1.02%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.68%) CCIP
11 2 (0.68%) CWNA
11 2 (0.68%) JNCIP
11 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.08%) QA
2 7 (2.38%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.04%) GDPR
4 4 (1.36%) PMO
5 3 (1.02%) IFRS
6 2 (0.68%) Government Security Classifications
6 2 (0.68%) SLA
7 1 (0.34%) P3O
System Software
1 17 (5.78%) Active Directory
2 11 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.72%) Hyper-V
4 6 (2.04%) Docker
5 4 (1.36%) Apache Flume
6 3 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.68%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.68%) KVM
7 2 (0.68%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.34%) Firmware
8 1 (0.34%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.34%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.34%) vSphere
8 1 (0.34%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (4.42%) SCCM
2 12 (4.08%) HP ALM
3 8 (2.72%) Ansible
4 7 (2.38%) Puppet
5 6 (2.04%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.70%) SCOM
7 4 (1.36%) HP Quality Center
7 4 (1.36%) Kubernetes
7 4 (1.36%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.36%) Terraform
8 3 (1.02%) AirWatch
8 3 (1.02%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.02%) Netcool
9 2 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
9 2 (0.68%) Cobbler
9 2 (0.68%) NSN NetAct
9 2 (0.68%) OpenView
9 2 (0.68%) TeMIP
Vendors
1 44 (14.97%) Microsoft
2 40 (13.61%) Oracle
3 36 (12.24%) SAP
4 21 (7.14%) HP
5 16 (5.44%) VMware
6 14 (4.76%) Cisco
7 10 (3.40%) Informatica
7 10 (3.40%) Salesforce.com
8 7 (2.38%) Talend
8 7 (2.38%) Veeam
9 6 (2.04%) Juniper
10 5 (1.70%) Citrix
10 5 (1.70%) Cloudera
10 5 (1.70%) Nokia
11 4 (1.36%) Google
11 4 (1.36%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.36%) TIBCO
12 3 (1.02%) IBM
12 3 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
12 3 (1.02%) Red Hat