Period
to 25 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 16 17
Rank change year-on-year +3 +1 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 133 110 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.52% 7.93% 7.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.36% 9.59% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 75 64
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £237 £259 £204
90th Percentile £628 £500 £514
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £12.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.15% +5.26% +12.27%
10th Percentile £13.48 £13.00 £9.01
90th Percentile £18.63 £13.00 £14.47
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £13.90
% change year-on-year +2.78% +29.50% +11.20%

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,284 1,147 1,023
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.25% 82.70% 79.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 902 732 651
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.09%
10th Percentile £225 £251 £213
90th Percentile £550 £545 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 25 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.11 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.97% +20.00% -25.00%
10th Percentile £9.12 £11.53 £10.17
90th Percentile £53.75 £41.00 £47.20
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -11.11%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Migration as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Birmingham

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Birmingham

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Birmingham over the 6 months to 25 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Birmingham

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Migration.

1 45 (33.83%) Data Migration
2 38 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (21.80%) Windows
4 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
5 27 (20.30%) SQL
6 26 (19.55%) Finance
7 21 (15.79%) Oracle
8 18 (13.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 18 (13.53%) Data Centre
9 16 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
9 16 (12.03%) DevOps
9 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
9 16 (12.03%) Linux
10 15 (11.28%) Office 365
11 14 (10.53%) Windows 10
12 12 (9.02%) Data Quality
12 12 (9.02%) CRM
12 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (8.27%) T-SQL
13 11 (8.27%) Jenkins
14 10 (7.52%) Puppet
14 10 (7.52%) Validation
14 10 (7.52%) Data Management
14 10 (7.52%) Retail
14 10 (7.52%) Dynamics CRM
15 9 (6.77%) Banking
15 9 (6.77%) Perl
15 9 (6.77%) Python
15 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
15 9 (6.77%) ETL

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.76%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.01%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.26%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.50%) CMS
4 2 (1.50%) Confluence
4 2 (1.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.50%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
5 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.75%) Drupal
5 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.75%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (7.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.75%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.75%) SAP EWM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP MM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP QM
2 1 (0.75%) SAP SD
2 1 (0.75%) SAP WM
2 1 (0.75%) Scribe Insight
Cloud Services
1 38 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (12.03%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (11.28%) Office 365
4 6 (4.51%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (3.01%) SaaS
6 3 (2.26%) IaaS
7 2 (1.50%) PaaS
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.75%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.75%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.75%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.76%) SMS
2 4 (3.01%) Firewall
2 4 (3.01%) LAN
2 4 (3.01%) WAN
3 3 (2.26%) DHCP
3 3 (2.26%) DNS
3 3 (2.26%) SAN
4 2 (1.50%) Skype
4 2 (1.50%) VSAN
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.75%) HTTP
5 1 (0.75%) Intranet
5 1 (0.75%) IPsec
5 1 (0.75%) NAS
5 1 (0.75%) VPN
5 1 (0.75%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 16 (12.03%) SQL Server
3 6 (4.51%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (4.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.26%) MySQL
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.26%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (1.50%) Power BI
5 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.75%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.75%) Clusterpoint
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.75%) QlikView
6 1 (0.75%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Jenkins
2 8 (6.02%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.02%) Maven
2 8 (6.02%) Sonatype Nexus
2 8 (6.02%) Subversion
3 5 (3.76%) JIRA
4 2 (1.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (1.50%) JMeter
4 2 (1.50%) JUnit
4 2 (1.50%) Selenium
4 2 (1.50%) SoapUI
4 2 (1.50%) WebDriver
General
1 26 (19.55%) Finance
2 10 (7.52%) Retail
3 9 (6.77%) Banking
4 6 (4.51%) Legal
5 3 (2.26%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.50%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (14.29%) Analyst
1 19 (14.29%) Architect
2 15 (11.28%) Developer
3 10 (7.52%) Administrator
3 10 (7.52%) Consultant
3 10 (7.52%) Project Manager
4 9 (6.77%) Data Architect
4 9 (6.77%) Migration Analyst
5 8 (6.02%) DevOps Manager
5 8 (6.02%) Head of DevOps
5 8 (6.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (6.02%) Lead DevOps
6 7 (5.26%) DBA
7 6 (4.51%) Business Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) Data Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) Data Migration Analyst
7 6 (4.51%) SQL DBA
8 5 (3.76%) Information Architect
8 5 (3.76%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (3.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.02%) Middleware
1 8 (6.02%) Web Services
2 6 (4.51%) LAMP
3 5 (3.76%) XML
4 4 (3.01%) SOAP
5 3 (2.26%) LDAP
5 3 (2.26%) REST
5 3 (2.26%) RESTful
6 2 (1.50%) .NET
6 2 (1.50%) HTML
6 2 (1.50%) XML Messaging
7 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.75%) CSS3
7 1 (0.75%) HTML5
7 1 (0.75%) jQuery
7 1 (0.75%) JSON
7 1 (0.75%) MDX
7 1 (0.75%) SAP ALE
7 1 (0.75%) SAP Fiori
7 1 (0.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 18 (13.53%) Data Centre
2 5 (3.76%) FMCG
3 3 (2.26%) CMDB
3 3 (2.26%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.50%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.50%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.50%) Private Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) Celerra
5 1 (0.75%) Data Structures
5 1 (0.75%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.75%) EMC VMAX
5 1 (0.75%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.75%) EMC VNXe
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (0.75%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (0.75%) iPhone
5 1 (0.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 29 (21.80%) Windows
2 16 (12.03%) Linux
3 14 (10.53%) Windows 10
4 5 (3.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.01%) Unix
6 2 (1.50%) VMS
6 2 (1.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.50%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.75%) Android
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (33.83%) Data Migration
2 16 (12.03%) DevOps
3 12 (9.02%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (9.02%) CRM
4 10 (7.52%) Data Management
4 10 (7.52%) Validation
5 9 (6.77%) ETL
6 8 (6.02%) Business Intelligence
6 8 (6.02%) Continuous Delivery
6 8 (6.02%) Data Modelling
6 8 (6.02%) Mentoring
6 8 (6.02%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (5.26%) Data Extraction
7 7 (5.26%) Data Integration
7 7 (5.26%) Data Mapping
7 7 (5.26%) Master Data Management
7 7 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (5.26%) Test Scripting
7 7 (5.26%) Workflow
8 6 (4.51%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (20.30%) SQL
2 11 (8.27%) T-SQL
3 9 (6.77%) Perl
3 9 (6.77%) Python
4 6 (4.51%) Java
5 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.50%) ABAP
6 2 (1.50%) PHP
6 2 (1.50%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.75%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.75%) C#
7 1 (0.75%) C++
7 1 (0.75%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.75%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.01%) Degree
1 4 (3.01%) SC Cleared
1 4 (3.01%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.26%) ISEB
3 2 (1.50%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.75%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.75%) EMC Certification
4 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.75%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PMP
4 1 (0.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (9.02%) Data Quality
2 4 (3.01%) SLA
3 3 (2.26%) PMO
3 3 (2.26%) QA
4 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (6.77%) Active Directory
1 9 (6.77%) Docker
2 8 (6.02%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.50%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.50%) XenApp
3 2 (1.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (7.52%) Puppet
2 4 (3.01%) SCCM
3 2 (1.50%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.75%) Ansible
4 1 (0.75%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (0.75%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.75%) Terraform
Vendors
1 28 (21.05%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.79%) Oracle
3 6 (4.51%) Cisco
3 6 (4.51%) Red Hat
4 5 (3.76%) VMware
5 4 (3.01%) ServiceNow
6 3 (2.26%) Citrix
6 3 (2.26%) SAP
7 2 (1.50%) Capita
7 2 (1.50%) Epicor
7 2 (1.50%) Sun
8 1 (0.75%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.75%) Apple
8 1 (0.75%) CheckPoint
8 1 (0.75%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.75%) Fortinet
8 1 (0.75%) Google
8 1 (0.75%) Ivanti
8 1 (0.75%) Northgate
8 1 (0.75%) Sitecore