Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 17 17
Rank change year-on-year -3 0 +10
Contract jobs citing Migration 280 291 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 7.08% 7.39% 6.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 9.08% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 158 206
Berkshire median daily rate £438 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% +21.53%
10th Percentile £274 £256 £300
90th Percentile £615 £538 £597
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £15.86 £13.50 £50.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.48% -73.00% +266.30%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.60 £45.00
90th Percentile £42.80 £17.50 £55.00
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year - +14.75% -12.86%

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 3,301 3,205 4,039
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 83.46% 81.35% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,699 1,640 2,149
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +0.63%
10th Percentile £275 £230 £250
90th Percentile £588 £563 £538
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 120 156
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.00 £17.50 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -26.32% +7.95%
10th Percentile £10.65 £11.25 £10.48
90th Percentile £43.75 £55.00 £48.00
South East median hourly rate £24.56 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -1.76% -16.67% +50.00%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 -12 77 £453 +13.13% 6
Bracknell -6 35 £456 +1.39% 6
Slough +15 26 £406 -4.41% 5
Newbury -4 22 £411 -17.75% 2
Maidenhead -9 17 £463 -7.50% 3
Windsor +7 12 £450 -2.70% 4
Wokingham -3 2 - -
Thatcham - 1 £315 -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 89 (31.79%) Data Migration
2 67 (23.93%) Windows
3 46 (16.43%) SQL
4 44 (15.71%) Oracle
5 38 (13.57%) Microsoft
6 34 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
7 33 (11.79%) Security Cleared
8 32 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (11.07%) SharePoint
10 30 (10.71%) Active Directory
11 29 (10.36%) SC Cleared
12 28 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (10.00%) SQL Server
12 28 (10.00%) Office 365
13 26 (9.29%) Project Management
14 25 (8.93%) Telecoms
15 23 (8.21%) SAP
15 23 (8.21%) Windows 10
16 21 (7.50%) PowerShell
17 20 (7.14%) Workflow
17 20 (7.14%) Linux
18 19 (6.79%) Data Modelling
18 19 (6.79%) Finance
19 18 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 18 (6.43%) Data Centre
20 17 (6.07%) Windows Server
20 17 (6.07%) Change Management
20 17 (6.07%) JavaScript
21 16 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
21 16 (5.71%) Salesforce.com

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 31 (11.07%) SharePoint
2 14 (5.00%) Documentum
3 6 (2.14%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.43%) CMS
4 4 (1.43%) Skype for Business
5 3 (1.07%) Apache Pig
5 3 (1.07%) Apache Spark
5 3 (1.07%) Drupal
6 2 (0.71%) IIS
6 2 (0.71%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.71%) SAS
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.36%) Confluence
7 1 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.36%) Kentico
7 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 16 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 12 (4.29%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (2.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
4 6 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.71%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (0.71%) SPSS
6 1 (0.36%) Final Cut Pro
6 1 (0.36%) HipChat
6 1 (0.36%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 7 (2.50%) NetSuite
2 5 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (1.43%) SAP ERP
3 4 (1.43%) SAP MDM
3 4 (1.43%) SAP MM
3 4 (1.43%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (1.07%) SAP APO
5 2 (0.71%) Maximo
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.71%) Oracle CRM On Demand
5 2 (0.71%) SAP MDG
6 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.36%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.36%) SAP PLM
6 1 (0.36%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 28 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 28 (10.00%) Office 365
2 11 (3.93%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.79%) PaaS
4 4 (1.43%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (1.43%) IaaS
4 4 (1.43%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 3 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.71%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.71%) SaaS
6 2 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.36%) GitHub
7 1 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (0.36%) OpenShift
7 1 (0.36%) Serverless
7 1 (0.36%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.64%) Ethernet
2 11 (3.93%) WAN
3 10 (3.57%) LAN
4 9 (3.21%) Radio Access Network
5 8 (2.86%) 5G
5 8 (2.86%) Wireless
6 7 (2.50%) Firewall
7 5 (1.79%) Skype
8 4 (1.43%) Internet
8 4 (1.43%) OSPF
8 4 (1.43%) VoLTE
8 4 (1.43%) VPN
9 3 (1.07%) 4G
9 3 (1.07%) BGP
9 3 (1.07%) DNS
9 3 (1.07%) DSL
9 3 (1.07%) MPLS
9 3 (1.07%) SAN
9 3 (1.07%) SMS
9 3 (1.07%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (4.29%) Power BI
4 10 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (3.21%) Data Warehouse
5 9 (3.21%) GIS
5 9 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (2.86%) Big Data
7 7 (2.50%) SAP Data Services
8 5 (1.79%) Apache Hive
8 5 (1.79%) BusinessObjects
8 5 (1.79%) Hadoop
8 5 (1.79%) HBase
9 4 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
9 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
10 3 (1.07%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.07%) SQL Server 2016
10 3 (1.07%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 6 (2.14%) LSMW
2 5 (1.79%) MorphX
3 3 (1.07%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.07%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.07%) JIRA
4 2 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.71%) Subversion
4 2 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.36%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.36%) ERwin
5 1 (0.36%) gulp
5 1 (0.36%) Protractor
5 1 (0.36%) Robot Framework
5 1 (0.36%) Selenium
5 1 (0.36%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (8.93%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.79%) Finance
3 10 (3.57%) Marketing
4 7 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.79%) Retail
6 4 (1.43%) Legal
7 3 (1.07%) Banking
7 3 (1.07%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.71%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Billing
9 1 (0.36%) Electronics
9 1 (0.36%) French Language
Job Titles
1 56 (20.00%) Consultant
2 45 (16.07%) Architect
3 28 (10.00%) Analyst
4 22 (7.86%) Migration Consultant
4 22 (7.86%) Migration Manager
5 21 (7.50%) Project Manager
6 18 (6.43%) Data Migration Manager
6 18 (6.43%) Developer
7 14 (5.00%) Business Analyst
8 13 (4.64%) Migration Engineer
9 11 (3.93%) Data Analyst
9 11 (3.93%) Data Consultant
9 11 (3.93%) Oracle Consultant
10 10 (3.57%) Test Manager
11 9 (3.21%) Data Migration Test Manager
11 9 (3.21%) SAP Consultant
11 9 (3.21%) Strategy Architect
11 9 (3.21%) Support Engineer
12 8 (2.86%) Azure Architect
12 8 (2.86%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.57%) HTML
2 9 (3.21%) .NET
3 8 (2.86%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (2.50%) Web Services
5 4 (1.43%) BAPI
5 4 (1.43%) Visualforce
6 2 (0.71%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.71%) CSS
6 2 (0.71%) Flash
6 2 (0.71%) jQuery
6 2 (0.71%) JSON
6 2 (0.71%) Mason
6 2 (0.71%) RESTful
6 2 (0.71%) XML
7 1 (0.36%) Ext JS
7 1 (0.36%) KML
7 1 (0.36%) LDAP
7 1 (0.36%) MDX
7 1 (0.36%) SOAP
7 1 (0.36%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.43%) Data Centre
2 16 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.57%) Virtual Team
4 5 (1.79%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.79%) Data Structures
4 5 (1.79%) VLE
5 4 (1.43%) Clustering
5 4 (1.43%) Replication
6 3 (1.07%) AS400
6 3 (1.07%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.07%) User Experience
7 2 (0.71%) FMCG
7 2 (0.71%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.71%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.71%) Public Cloud
7 2 (0.71%) Social Media
7 2 (0.71%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.36%) CESG
8 1 (0.36%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 67 (23.93%) Windows
2 23 (8.21%) Windows 10
3 20 (7.14%) Linux
4 17 (6.07%) Windows Server
5 8 (2.86%) SUSE
5 8 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.14%) Mac OS
7 3 (1.07%) Unix
7 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.71%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.36%) OpenVMS
9 1 (0.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.36%) Solaris
9 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (31.79%) Data Migration
2 34 (12.14%) Business Intelligence
3 32 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 26 (9.29%) Project Management
5 20 (7.14%) Workflow
6 19 (6.79%) Data Modelling
7 17 (6.07%) Change Management
8 16 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (5.71%) Analytics
9 15 (5.36%) ETL
10 14 (5.00%) ITIL
10 14 (5.00%) PRINCE2
11 13 (4.64%) Data Management
11 13 (4.64%) User Acceptance Testing
12 11 (3.93%) Test Management
13 10 (3.57%) CRM
13 10 (3.57%) ERP
13 10 (3.57%) Validation
14 9 (3.21%) Data Cleansing
14 9 (3.21%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 46 (16.43%) SQL
2 21 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 17 (6.07%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.29%) C#
5 11 (3.93%) T-SQL
6 8 (2.86%) Python
7 7 (2.50%) VB
8 6 (2.14%) C++
9 5 (1.79%) C
9 5 (1.79%) Java
10 4 (1.43%) Apex Code
10 4 (1.43%) COBOL
10 4 (1.43%) PL/SQL
10 4 (1.43%) VB.NET
10 4 (1.43%) X++
11 3 (1.07%) F#
11 3 (1.07%) FoxPro (VFP)
11 3 (1.07%) R
11 3 (1.07%) VB6
11 3 (1.07%) VBA
Qualifications
1 33 (11.79%) Security Cleared
2 29 (10.36%) SC Cleared
3 9 (3.21%) Degree
4 7 (2.50%) PMI Certification
4 7 (2.50%) PMP
5 5 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (1.43%) CCNP
6 4 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.43%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.07%) CCNA
8 2 (0.71%) BC Cleared
8 2 (0.71%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.71%) CCIE
8 2 (0.71%) Oracle Certification
8 2 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.36%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 1 (0.36%) ACCA
9 1 (0.36%) APMP
9 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.21%) QA
2 4 (1.43%) Data Quality
2 4 (1.43%) GDPR
3 3 (1.07%) GxP
3 3 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (0.71%) PMO
4 2 (0.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.36%) COBIT
5 1 (0.36%) IFRS
5 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.36%) PMBOK
System Software
1 30 (10.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.07%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.07%) Docker
3 3 (1.07%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.71%) HDFS
4 2 (0.71%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.36%) BitLocker
5 1 (0.36%) Firmware
5 1 (0.36%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.36%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 16 (5.71%) SCCM
2 4 (1.43%) HP ALM
2 4 (1.43%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (1.07%) Ansible
3 3 (1.07%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (1.07%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.07%) Puppet
4 2 (0.71%) AirWatch
4 2 (0.71%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (0.71%) Kubernetes
4 2 (0.71%) Netcool
4 2 (0.71%) SCOM
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.36%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.36%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 1 (0.36%) Icinga
5 1 (0.36%) Mesos
5 1 (0.36%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 44 (15.71%) Oracle
2 38 (13.57%) Microsoft
3 23 (8.21%) SAP
4 16 (5.71%) Salesforce.com
5 12 (4.29%) Google
6 9 (3.21%) HP
6 9 (3.21%) Informatica
6 9 (3.21%) VMware
7 8 (2.86%) Cisco
7 8 (2.86%) Tableau
8 7 (2.50%) Citrix
9 6 (2.14%) MuleSoft
10 5 (1.79%) Capita
10 5 (1.79%) Mapinfo
10 5 (1.79%) Nokia
10 5 (1.79%) ServiceNow
11 4 (1.43%) IBM
11 4 (1.43%) Teradata
12 3 (1.07%) Epicor
12 3 (1.07%) Talend