Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 18 13
Rank change year-on-year -1 -5 +6
Contract jobs citing Migration 287 289 391
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.02% 7.03% 9.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.27% 8.30% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 154 159 197
Berkshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.10%
10th Percentile £308 £307 £289
90th Percentile £584 £605 £546
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +7.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 3
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.89 £15.50 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.52% +14.81% -59.40%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.72 £8.70
90th Percentile £49.98 £51.10 £17.25
South East median hourly rate £13.00 £17.48 £17.00
% change year-on-year -25.63% +2.82% +13.33%

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 3,469 3,480 3,562
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.86% 84.65% 82.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,653 1,793 1,917
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £225 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £575
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 107 137
Berkshire median hourly rate £21.00 £14.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.83% -17.14% -41.67%
10th Percentile £11.23 £11.25 £11.40
90th Percentile £47.15 £39.75 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £28.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +26.67% -10.00% +3.65%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 17 November 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 +10 96 £475 -3.06% 17
Slough +5 40 £400 -11.11% 7
Bracknell -13 35 £356 -22.97% 3
Maidenhead +5 19 £488 -8.88% 8
Newbury -12 19 £450 +11.11% 3
Windsor -3 2 - - 2
Wokingham -14 2 £550 +83.33%
Thatcham -2 1 £525 +66.67%
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 17 November 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.

1 106 (36.93%) Data Migration
2 65 (22.65%) SQL
3 49 (17.07%) Finance
4 45 (15.68%) SAP
4 45 (15.68%) Microsoft
5 44 (15.33%) Oracle
6 40 (13.94%) Windows
7 37 (12.89%) SQL Server
8 35 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
8 35 (12.20%) Telecoms
9 33 (11.50%) Microsoft Excel
9 33 (11.50%) Data Modelling
9 33 (11.50%) Data Cleansing
10 32 (11.15%) Security Cleared
11 26 (9.06%) ETL
11 26 (9.06%) Data Centre
12 25 (8.71%) Java
12 25 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
13 24 (8.36%) SC Cleared
13 24 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (8.01%) Active Directory
14 23 (8.01%) User Acceptance Testing
15 22 (7.67%) Data Mapping
15 22 (7.67%) Linux
15 22 (7.67%) Project Management
16 21 (7.32%) ERP
16 21 (7.32%) HP
17 20 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
17 20 (6.97%) VMware
17 20 (6.97%) Office 365

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 15 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 8 (2.79%) OpenStack
3 7 (2.44%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (2.09%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.39%) Apache Spark
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (0.70%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.70%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.35%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.35%) JBoss
8 1 (0.35%) nginx
8 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 33 (11.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (2.09%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 15 (5.23%) Oracle EBS R12
1 15 (5.23%) Oracle Payables
1 15 (5.23%) Oracle Receivables
1 15 (5.23%) SAP S/4HANA
2 13 (4.53%) CSG Singleview
2 13 (4.53%) SAP ERP
3 8 (2.79%) SAP MM
4 7 (2.44%) SAP APO
5 5 (1.74%) SAP MDM
6 3 (1.05%) SAP PP
7 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Assets
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
8 1 (0.35%) Remedy ITSM
8 1 (0.35%) SAP Business ByDesign
8 1 (0.35%) SAP EWM
8 1 (0.35%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 25 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.97%) Office 365
3 19 (6.62%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (2.44%) Force.com
4 7 (2.44%) SaaS
5 6 (2.09%) IaaS
6 5 (1.74%) OneDrive
7 4 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (1.39%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 3 (1.05%) GitHub
8 3 (1.05%) PaaS
9 2 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.35%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.35%) G Suite
10 1 (0.35%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.35%) Veeva
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.48%) LAN
2 9 (3.14%) Firewall
2 9 (3.14%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (3.14%) WAN
3 8 (2.79%) 3G
3 8 (2.79%) LTE
3 8 (2.79%) SAN
3 8 (2.79%) VPN
4 7 (2.44%) Ethernet
5 6 (2.09%) BGP
5 6 (2.09%) Wireshark
6 5 (1.74%) MPLS
6 5 (1.74%) OSPF
6 5 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 4 (1.39%) HTTP
7 4 (1.39%) Internet
7 4 (1.39%) Wireless
8 3 (1.05%) DNS
8 3 (1.05%) HTTPS
8 3 (1.05%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (12.89%) SQL Server
2 16 (5.57%) Big Data
3 11 (3.83%) Oracle Database
3 11 (3.83%) SAP Data Services
4 10 (3.48%) Data Lake
5 9 (3.14%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (2.79%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (2.44%) Relational Database
7 7 (2.44%) SAP BW
7 7 (2.44%) SAP HANA
8 6 (2.09%) Power BI
9 5 (1.74%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.39%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
10 4 (1.39%) SQL Server 2016
10 4 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
11 3 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
11 3 (1.05%) Apache Hive
11 3 (1.05%) Oracle ODI
11 3 (1.05%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 11 (3.83%) Git (software)
2 10 (3.48%) Toad
3 9 (3.14%) Jenkins
4 8 (2.79%) JIRA
5 5 (1.74%) LSMW
6 4 (1.39%) Subversion
7 3 (1.05%) SoapUI
7 3 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.70%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.70%) Selenium
8 2 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 1 (0.35%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.35%) Jasmine
9 1 (0.35%) Mocha
General
1 49 (17.07%) Finance
2 35 (12.20%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.53%) Billing
4 4 (1.39%) Back Office
4 4 (1.39%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (1.05%) Banking
6 2 (0.70%) French Language
6 2 (0.70%) Games
6 2 (0.70%) Marketing
6 2 (0.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.35%) Advertising
7 1 (0.35%) German Language
7 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.35%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.35%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 48 (16.72%) Analyst
2 40 (13.94%) Project Manager
3 38 (13.24%) Consultant
4 36 (12.54%) Data Analyst
5 33 (11.50%) Architect
6 26 (9.06%) Developer
7 19 (6.62%) Data Migration Analyst
7 19 (6.62%) Migration Analyst
8 17 (5.92%) Migration Manager
9 16 (5.57%) Migration Project Manager
10 13 (4.53%) Financial Analyst
11 10 (3.48%) Desktop Support
11 10 (3.48%) Migration Engineer
11 10 (3.48%) SAP Analyst
11 10 (3.48%) Solutions Architect
12 9 (3.14%) Administrator
12 9 (3.14%) Programme Manager
12 9 (3.14%) SAP Consultant
12 9 (3.14%) Technical Architect
13 8 (2.79%) SAP Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (5.92%) Web Services
2 12 (4.18%) .NET
3 8 (2.79%) SOAP
3 8 (2.79%) Visualforce
4 6 (2.09%) JSON
4 6 (2.09%) XML
5 5 (1.74%) BAPI
5 5 (1.74%) LDAP
5 5 (1.74%) REST
6 4 (1.39%) CSS
6 4 (1.39%) IDoc
6 4 (1.39%) Middleware
7 3 (1.05%) Ajax
7 3 (1.05%) EDI
7 3 (1.05%) HTML
7 3 (1.05%) HTML5
7 3 (1.05%) Node.js
7 3 (1.05%) Software Packaging
7 3 (1.05%) VCL
8 2 (0.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.06%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.53%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (3.14%) Data Structures
4 6 (2.09%) Computer Science
4 6 (2.09%) Life Science
5 5 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 5 (1.74%) Mobile App
6 4 (1.39%) AS400
6 4 (1.39%) CMDB
6 4 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (1.39%) User Experience
7 3 (1.05%) Private Cloud
7 3 (1.05%) Replication
8 2 (0.70%) Algorithms
8 2 (0.70%) Clustering
8 2 (0.70%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (0.70%) PKI
9 1 (0.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (13.94%) Windows
2 22 (7.67%) Linux
3 20 (6.97%) Windows 10
4 15 (5.23%) Windows Server
5 10 (3.48%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.09%) Unix
7 5 (1.74%) CentOS
8 4 (1.39%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.70%) Debian
9 2 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.70%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (36.93%) Data Migration
2 35 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (11.50%) Data Cleansing
3 33 (11.50%) Data Modelling
4 26 (9.06%) ETL
5 24 (8.36%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (8.01%) User Acceptance Testing
7 22 (7.67%) Data Mapping
7 22 (7.67%) Project Management
8 21 (7.32%) ERP
9 20 (6.97%) Business Intelligence
9 20 (6.97%) Data Analysis
10 17 (5.92%) Analytics
11 16 (5.57%) Scrum
11 16 (5.57%) Validation
12 13 (4.53%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (4.53%) Regression Testing
13 12 (4.18%) Change Control
14 11 (3.83%) DevOps
14 11 (3.83%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 65 (22.65%) SQL
2 25 (8.71%) Java
3 18 (6.27%) PL/SQL
4 16 (5.57%) Python
4 16 (5.57%) VBA
5 12 (4.18%) PowerShell
6 8 (2.79%) Apex Code
6 8 (2.79%) T-SQL
7 7 (2.44%) C#
8 6 (2.09%) C
9 5 (1.74%) C++
9 5 (1.74%) Shell Script
9 5 (1.74%) VB
10 4 (1.39%) ABAP
10 4 (1.39%) JavaScript
10 4 (1.39%) MATLAB
10 4 (1.39%) Perl
10 4 (1.39%) R
10 4 (1.39%) Ruby
11 3 (1.05%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 32 (11.15%) Security Cleared
2 24 (8.36%) SC Cleared
3 8 (2.79%) Degree
4 6 (2.09%) CCIE
4 6 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.09%) DV Cleared
5 4 (1.39%) CCNP
5 4 (1.39%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.39%) ISEB
6 3 (1.05%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 2 (0.70%) MCSE
7 2 (0.70%) PhD
7 2 (0.70%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.35%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 1 (0.35%) CCIE Wireless
8 1 (0.35%) MCP
8 1 (0.35%) PMP
8 1 (0.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.88%) Data Quality
2 5 (1.74%) QA
3 3 (1.05%) GDPR
3 3 (1.05%) SLA
4 2 (0.70%) COBIT
4 2 (0.70%) Government Security Classifications
4 2 (0.70%) PMBOK
5 1 (0.35%) GPG13
5 1 (0.35%) PMO
System Software
1 23 (8.01%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.44%) Docker
3 7 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.05%) HDFS
4 3 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.70%) KVM
5 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.70%) VMware NSX
5 2 (0.70%) vSphere
6 1 (0.35%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.35%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.35%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (0.35%) iptables
6 1 (0.35%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (0.35%) Postfix
6 1 (0.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (3.83%) HP ALM
2 10 (3.48%) Puppet
2 10 (3.48%) SCCM
3 9 (3.14%) Ansible
4 7 (2.44%) HP Quality Center
5 5 (1.74%) Kubernetes
5 5 (1.74%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (1.39%) Netcool
6 4 (1.39%) SCOM
6 4 (1.39%) Terraform
7 3 (1.05%) Rancher
8 2 (0.70%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.70%) Cobbler
8 2 (0.70%) Icinga
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Clustering
8 2 (0.70%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (0.70%) NSN NetAct
8 2 (0.70%) OpenView
8 2 (0.70%) TeMIP
8 2 (0.70%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 45 (15.68%) Microsoft
1 45 (15.68%) SAP
2 44 (15.33%) Oracle
3 21 (7.32%) HP
4 20 (6.97%) VMware
5 17 (5.92%) Salesforce.com
6 14 (4.88%) Cisco
7 10 (3.48%) Nokia
8 9 (3.14%) Juniper
9 7 (2.44%) BT
9 7 (2.44%) Talend
10 6 (2.09%) Veeam
11 5 (1.74%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.74%) Hitachi
11 5 (1.74%) IBM
11 5 (1.74%) JD Edwards
12 4 (1.39%) Dell
12 4 (1.39%) Informatica
12 4 (1.39%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.39%) TIBCO