The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 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.

Data Migration
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 36 40 44
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 16 32 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.60% 3.93% 3.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.18% 4.73% 3.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 14
Median daily rate £475 £373 £406
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +27.51% -8.30%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £300 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £421 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £389 £375
% change year-on-year +9.25% +3.73%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.37% -  

Data Migration is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 677 577
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.66% 83.07% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 475 382
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.43 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Data Migration as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in Birmingham

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Data Migration in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in Birmingham

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in Birmingham

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 44 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 13 (29.55%) SQL
4 12 (27.27%) Data Analysis
5 10 (22.73%) Oracle
6 9 (20.45%) Validation
7 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (15.91%) Data Validation
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Excel
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
9 6 (13.64%) Data Management
9 6 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (13.64%) Scrum
9 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
9 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
9 6 (13.64%) Private Cloud
10 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
10 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
10 5 (11.36%) Data Cleansing
10 5 (11.36%) Finance
10 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (11.36%) Data Strategy
11 4 (9.09%) CRM
12 3 (6.82%) Functional Testing
12 3 (6.82%) Non-Functional Testing
12 3 (6.82%) Data Mapping

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Applications
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (15.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (2.27%) SAP HCM
2 1 (2.27%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SuccessFactors
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Oracle Reports
1 6 (13.64%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.27%) Big Data
4 1 (2.27%) SAP Data Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) LSMW
General
1 5 (11.36%) Finance
2 2 (4.55%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Automotive
3 1 (2.27%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (36.36%) Analyst
2 11 (25.00%) Data Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Migration Analyst
4 7 (15.91%) Data Manager
4 7 (15.91%) Data Migration Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) Consultant
6 5 (11.36%) Applications Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Data Migration Lead
6 5 (11.36%) Data Migration Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Test Manager
6 5 (11.36%) Migration Specialist
6 5 (11.36%) Test Manager
7 4 (9.09%) Oracle Specialist
7 4 (9.09%) PostgreSQL Specialist
8 3 (6.82%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (6.82%) SQL Analyst
9 2 (4.55%) CRM Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Functional Consultant
9 2 (4.55%) Migration Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.27%) JSON
2 1 (2.27%) SAP CO-PA
2 1 (2.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.55%) CMDB
2 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.27%) Windows
1 1 (2.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (100.00%) Migration
2 14 (31.82%) Data Modelling
3 12 (27.27%) Data Analysis
4 9 (20.45%) Validation
5 8 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (15.91%) Data Validation
6 7 (15.91%) Performance Tuning
6 7 (15.91%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 6 (13.64%) Data Management
7 6 (13.64%) Scrum
8 5 (11.36%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.36%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (11.36%) Data Strategy
8 5 (11.36%) Test Strategy
9 4 (9.09%) CRM
10 3 (6.82%) ERP
10 3 (6.82%) ETL
10 3 (6.82%) Functional Testing
10 3 (6.82%) ITIL
10 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (29.55%) SQL
2 6 (13.64%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.64%) SC Cleared
1 6 (13.64%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) DV Cleared
2 2 (4.55%) ISEB
2 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.27%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.27%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 10 (22.73%) Oracle
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
2 3 (6.82%) SAP
3 2 (4.55%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.27%) Cognos
4 1 (2.27%) HP
4 1 (2.27%) IDERA
4 1 (2.27%) Kronos
4 1 (2.27%) RedGate
4 1 (2.27%) Tableau