Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 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.

Migration
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 24 19
Rank change year-on-year +16 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Migration 164 91 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 10.28% 5.98% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.67% 7.34% 9.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 61 61
Birmingham median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £226 £285 £220
90th Percentile £560 £488 £613
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Birmingham median hourly rate - - £12.35
West Midlands median hourly rate £32.38 £36.75 £12.35
% change year-on-year -11.90% +197.57% -35.84%

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 1294 1239 1037
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 81.13% 81.46% 75.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 954 801 647
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
10th Percentile £231 £250 £230
90th Percentile £525 £550 £503
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 38
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £12.45 £10.83 £10.40
90th Percentile £45.35 £31.21 £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing 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 Migration.

1 45 (27.44%) Windows
2 43 (26.22%) Data Migration
3 41 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 38 (23.17%) Finance
5 37 (22.56%) Office 365
6 36 (21.95%) Microsoft
7 33 (20.12%) Windows 10
8 26 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 24 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (13.41%) Oracle
11 19 (11.59%) Data Centre
12 18 (10.98%) Project Management
12 18 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
13 17 (10.37%) SQL
13 17 (10.37%) ITIL
14 16 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
15 14 (8.54%) Active Directory
16 11 (6.71%) Linux
17 10 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 10 (6.10%) Banking
17 10 (6.10%) Data Management
17 10 (6.10%) Validation
17 10 (6.10%) Data Quality
17 10 (6.10%) Data Extraction
18 9 (5.49%) SCCM
18 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
18 9 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 9 (5.49%) Master Data Management
18 9 (5.49%) DevOps

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 7 (4.27%) Skype for Business
2 6 (3.66%) MS Exchange
2 6 (3.66%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.22%) CMS
4 2 (1.22%) Confluence
4 2 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.61%) DNN
5 1 (0.61%) Drupal
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.61%) OpenEdge
5 1 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (10.98%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (4.27%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.44%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (1.22%) Actimize
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.22%) Oracle Payroll
3 2 (1.22%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.61%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.61%) SAP EWM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP QM
4 1 (0.61%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.61%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 41 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (22.56%) Office 365
3 7 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.44%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (2.44%) SaaS
5 1 (0.61%) IaaS
5 1 (0.61%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.61%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.27%) Skype
2 6 (3.66%) LDAP
3 5 (3.05%) Firewall
4 4 (2.44%) DHCP
4 4 (2.44%) DNS
4 4 (2.44%) WAN
4 4 (2.44%) WLAN
5 3 (1.83%) LAN
6 2 (1.22%) SAN
6 2 (1.22%) SMS
6 2 (1.22%) VSAN
7 1 (0.61%) Intranet
7 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.61%) MPLS
7 1 (0.61%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (8.54%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.44%) SQL Server 2016
4 3 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.61%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.61%) Clusterpoint
6 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.61%) Informix
6 1 (0.61%) MySQL
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.61%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.61%) Pentaho
6 1 (0.61%) Power BI
6 1 (0.61%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.61%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (5.49%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.27%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.27%) Maven
2 7 (4.27%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (4.27%) Subversion
3 4 (2.44%) JIRA
4 1 (0.61%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.61%) JMeter
4 1 (0.61%) JUnit
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.61%) PVCS
4 1 (0.61%) Selenium
4 1 (0.61%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.61%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.61%) WebDriver
General
1 38 (23.17%) Finance
2 10 (6.10%) Banking
3 9 (5.49%) Retail
4 6 (3.66%) Retail Banking
5 5 (3.05%) Legal
6 2 (1.22%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.22%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (13.41%) Analyst
2 20 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 19 (11.59%) Consultant
4 17 (10.37%) Developer
5 10 (6.10%) Architect
5 10 (6.10%) Migration Manager
6 9 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (4.88%) Data Migration Manager
8 7 (4.27%) Administrator
8 7 (4.27%) Data Architect
8 7 (4.27%) DevOps Manager
8 7 (4.27%) Head of DevOps
8 7 (4.27%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.27%) Lead DevOps
9 6 (3.66%) Data Analyst
9 6 (3.66%) Data Manager
9 6 (3.66%) Delivery Manager
9 6 (3.66%) Incident Manager
9 6 (3.66%) Migration Analyst
9 6 (3.66%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.88%) Web Services
2 7 (4.27%) Middleware
3 4 (2.44%) HTML
3 4 (2.44%) SOAP
3 4 (2.44%) XML
4 3 (1.83%) REST
4 3 (1.83%) RESTful
5 2 (1.22%) CSS
5 2 (1.22%) CSS3
5 2 (1.22%) HTML5
5 2 (1.22%) jQuery
5 2 (1.22%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (1.22%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.61%) .NET
6 1 (0.61%) Ember.js
6 1 (0.61%) LAMP
6 1 (0.61%) MDX
6 1 (0.61%) SAML
6 1 (0.61%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 8 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.88%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.44%) Computer Science
3 4 (2.44%) Freedom of Information
4 3 (1.83%) CMDB
5 1 (0.61%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.61%) FMCG
5 1 (0.61%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.61%) iPhone
5 1 (0.61%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.61%) User Experience
5 1 (0.61%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 45 (27.44%) Windows
2 33 (20.12%) Windows 10
3 11 (6.71%) Linux
4 7 (4.27%) Windows 7
5 5 (3.05%) Unix
6 4 (2.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (2.44%) Solaris
6 4 (2.44%) Windows Server
7 2 (1.22%) Android
7 2 (1.22%) VMS
8 1 (0.61%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (26.22%) Data Migration
2 26 (15.85%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (10.98%) Project Management
5 17 (10.37%) ITIL
6 10 (6.10%) Data Extraction
6 10 (6.10%) Data Management
6 10 (6.10%) User Acceptance Testing
6 10 (6.10%) Validation
7 9 (5.49%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (5.49%) Change Management
7 9 (5.49%) DevOps
7 9 (5.49%) ERP
7 9 (5.49%) ETL
7 9 (5.49%) Master Data Management
7 9 (5.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (4.88%) Data Modelling
8 8 (4.88%) Defect Management
8 8 (4.88%) Mentoring
8 8 (4.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (10.37%) SQL
2 9 (5.49%) T-SQL
3 8 (4.88%) Python
4 7 (4.27%) Perl
5 4 (2.44%) Java
5 4 (2.44%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.22%) ABAP
6 2 (1.22%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.61%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.61%) C#
7 1 (0.61%) Objective-C
7 1 (0.61%) PHP
7 1 (0.61%) Progress 4GL
Qualifications
1 7 (4.27%) Degree
2 4 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (2.44%) PMI Certification
2 4 (2.44%) PMP
3 3 (1.83%) ISEB
4 2 (1.22%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.22%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.61%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.61%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.10%) Data Quality
2 5 (3.05%) GDPR
3 4 (2.44%) PMO
3 4 (2.44%) QA
4 3 (1.83%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (8.54%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.88%) Docker
2 8 (4.88%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.22%) XenApp
3 2 (1.22%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (5.49%) SCCM
2 7 (4.27%) Puppet
3 2 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 36 (21.95%) Microsoft
2 22 (13.41%) Oracle
3 8 (4.88%) Cisco
4 5 (3.05%) SAP
4 5 (3.05%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.05%) Sun
4 5 (3.05%) VMware
5 4 (2.44%) Citrix
5 4 (2.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (1.83%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.22%) Epicor
8 1 (0.61%) AppSense
8 1 (0.61%) Capita
8 1 (0.61%) Kronos
8 1 (0.61%) Northgate
8 1 (0.61%) Progress
8 1 (0.61%) Symantec
8 1 (0.61%) Tableau
8 1 (0.61%) Veeam