Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 16 9 18
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -4
Contract jobs citing Migration 124 138 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 8.34% 11.00% 8.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.14% 13.37% 9.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 83 84
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £263 £280
90th Percentile £538 £515 £486
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% -3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Birmingham median hourly rate £15.75 £15.43 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.07% +10.21% +27.27%
10th Percentile £11.43 £13.16 £13.00
90th Percentile £20.48 £17.24 £15.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -25.71% +12.90% -13.89%

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 1,223 1,032 1,226
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 82.30% 82.23% 83.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 825 688 815
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £257 £263 £218
90th Percentile £575 £525 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 19 35
Birmingham median hourly rate £14.88 £14.22 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.64% -1.97% -35.56%
10th Percentile £8.39 £11.00 £10.73
90th Percentile £42.50 £41.30 £41.10
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £20.75 £17.73
% change year-on-year -27.71% +17.07% -22.93%

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 41 (33.06%) SQL
2 35 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (27.42%) Data Migration
4 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
5 27 (21.77%) Oracle
6 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
7 21 (16.94%) Java
8 19 (15.32%) PostgreSQL
9 18 (14.52%) Microservices
10 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 17 (13.71%) TDD
11 16 (12.90%) Finance
11 16 (12.90%) JavaScript
11 16 (12.90%) Windows
11 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
12 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
12 15 (12.10%) Security Cleared
12 15 (12.10%) RabbitMQ
12 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
12 15 (12.10%) Hibernate
12 15 (12.10%) Spring
13 14 (11.29%) CSS
13 14 (11.29%) HTML
13 14 (11.29%) Apache Camel
13 14 (11.29%) Data Centre
13 14 (11.29%) Java 8
14 13 (10.48%) Spring Boot
14 13 (10.48%) BDD
14 13 (10.48%) SAP
14 13 (10.48%) IBM

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 13 (10.48%) WebSphere
2 4 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.23%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.42%) Apache
3 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.61%) Confluence
4 2 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (1.61%) IIS
4 2 (1.61%) JBoss
4 2 (1.61%) NetWeaver
4 2 (1.61%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 2 (1.61%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.61%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.81%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.81%) CMS
5 1 (0.81%) Moodle
5 1 (0.81%) nginx
5 1 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 5 (4.03%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (2.42%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.42%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.81%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.81%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.81%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.81%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (0.81%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (9.68%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (8.06%) PaaS
4 9 (7.26%) Office 365
5 7 (5.65%) IaaS
5 7 (5.65%) SaaS
6 6 (4.84%) Dynamics 365
7 5 (4.03%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (3.23%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (3.23%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (3.23%) Amazon S3
8 4 (3.23%) Route 53
9 1 (0.81%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.81%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.81%) Serverless
9 1 (0.81%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.84%) SMS
2 3 (2.42%) HTTP
2 3 (2.42%) VoIP
2 3 (2.42%) WAN
3 2 (1.61%) LAN
4 1 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (0.81%) Firewall
4 1 (0.81%) Intranet
4 1 (0.81%) NAS
4 1 (0.81%) SAN
4 1 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (22.58%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.32%) PostgreSQL
3 15 (12.10%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (4.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.23%) Amazon RDS
6 4 (3.23%) Big Data
6 4 (3.23%) MySQL
6 4 (3.23%) Oracle Database
7 3 (2.42%) QlikView
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.61%) Data Lake
8 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.61%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (1.61%) Power BI
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (1.61%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (12.90%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.48%) Subversion
3 6 (4.84%) Jenkins
4 5 (4.03%) JIRA
4 5 (4.03%) Oracle APEX
5 4 (3.23%) Cucumber
5 4 (3.23%) JUnit
5 4 (3.23%) Selenium
5 4 (3.23%) WebDriver
6 3 (2.42%) Visual Studio Team System
7 2 (1.61%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (12.90%) Finance
2 6 (4.84%) Retail
3 5 (4.03%) Banking
4 3 (2.42%) Legal
5 2 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.61%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.81%) Automotive
6 1 (0.81%) Back Office
6 1 (0.81%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.81%) Law
6 1 (0.81%) Local Government
6 1 (0.81%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Developer
2 15 (12.10%) Java Developer
3 14 (11.29%) Architect
4 12 (9.68%) Project Manager
5 11 (8.87%) Analyst
6 8 (6.45%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (6.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) AWS Engineer
6 8 (6.45%) DevOps Engineer
7 5 (4.03%) Business Analyst
7 5 (4.03%) Consultant
7 5 (4.03%) Migration Engineer
7 5 (4.03%) Oracle Developer
8 4 (3.23%) Data Architect
8 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Migration Manager
8 4 (3.23%) Migration Specialist
8 4 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.10%) Hibernate
1 15 (12.10%) RabbitMQ
1 15 (12.10%) Spring
2 14 (11.29%) Apache Camel
2 14 (11.29%) CSS
2 14 (11.29%) HTML
3 13 (10.48%) Spring Boot
4 7 (5.65%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (4.84%) .NET
6 4 (3.23%) EDI
6 4 (3.23%) Web Services
7 3 (2.42%) JSON
7 3 (2.42%) XML
8 2 (1.61%) J2EE
8 2 (1.61%) LAMP
8 2 (1.61%) RESTful
8 2 (1.61%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.81%) Dropwizard
9 1 (0.81%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.03%) Credit Risk
4 3 (2.42%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.61%) Learning Management System
5 2 (1.61%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.81%) Celerra
6 1 (0.81%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.81%) EMC Centera
6 1 (0.81%) EMC VMAX
6 1 (0.81%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.81%) EMC VNXe
6 1 (0.81%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.81%) FMCG
6 1 (0.81%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (0.81%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (12.90%) Windows
2 12 (9.68%) Linux
3 7 (5.65%) Unix
4 6 (4.84%) Windows 10
4 6 (4.84%) Windows Server
5 4 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.61%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (28.23%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (27.42%) Data Migration
3 18 (14.52%) Microservices
4 17 (13.71%) TDD
5 13 (10.48%) BDD
6 11 (8.87%) ETL
6 11 (8.87%) Workflow
7 10 (8.06%) ERP
7 10 (8.06%) Scrum
8 9 (7.26%) Data Integration
8 9 (7.26%) DevOps
8 9 (7.26%) ITIL
9 8 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
9 8 (6.45%) Project Management
10 7 (5.65%) Analytics
10 7 (5.65%) CRM
11 6 (4.84%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (4.84%) Functional Testing
12 5 (4.03%) Data Analytics
12 5 (4.03%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 41 (33.06%) SQL
2 21 (16.94%) Java
3 16 (12.90%) JavaScript
4 14 (11.29%) Java 8
5 7 (5.65%) PL/SQL
6 4 (3.23%) C#
6 4 (3.23%) Python
7 2 (1.61%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (1.61%) C++
7 2 (1.61%) Perl
7 2 (1.61%) PHP
7 2 (1.61%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.81%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.81%) C
8 1 (0.81%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.81%) R
8 1 (0.81%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
1 15 (12.10%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.61%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.81%) CCNA
3 1 (0.81%) CCNP
3 1 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.81%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.81%) Degree
3 1 (0.81%) EMC Certification
3 1 (0.81%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.61%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.61%) GDPR
1 2 (1.61%) SLA
2 1 (0.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.81%) PMO
2 1 (0.81%) QA
System Software
1 5 (4.03%) Active Directory
1 5 (4.03%) Docker
2 2 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (1.61%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.81%) vCloud
3 1 (0.81%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (6.45%) Terraform
2 7 (5.65%) Puppet
3 4 (3.23%) SCCM
4 3 (2.42%) Ansible
4 3 (2.42%) Kubernetes
4 3 (2.42%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.81%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 1 (0.81%) EMC VPLEX
6 1 (0.81%) Kibana
6 1 (0.81%) Packer
6 1 (0.81%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (21.77%) Oracle
2 24 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.48%) IBM
3 13 (10.48%) SAP
4 6 (4.84%) VMware
5 4 (3.23%) Cisco
6 3 (2.42%) Tableau
7 2 (1.61%) AppDynamics
7 2 (1.61%) Apple
7 2 (1.61%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.61%) Dynatrace
7 2 (1.61%) EMC
7 2 (1.61%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.61%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.81%) Capita
8 1 (0.81%) Google
8 1 (0.81%) Progress
8 1 (0.81%) Remedy
8 1 (0.81%) Sage
8 1 (0.81%) ServiceNow