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 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 7 19 9
Rank change year-on-year +12 -10  
Contract jobs citing Migration 81 44 73
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 12.76% 6.82% 9.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 15.76% 8.37% 12.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 29 35
Median daily rate £375 £365 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.73% -8.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £185 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £442 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £14.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +27.27%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +9.37% -13.51%  

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 514 526 568
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 80.94% 81.55% 76.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 329 359
Median daily rate £421 £376 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.18% +0.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.95 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.63 £8.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.60 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

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 3 months to 26 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Migration in Birmingham.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Birmingham

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 42 (33.07%) Data Migration
2 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.47%) Finance
3 26 (20.47%) Data Centre
4 20 (15.75%) SQL
5 18 (14.17%) Windows
5 18 (14.17%) Data Modelling
6 17 (13.39%) Project Management
6 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
7 16 (12.60%) Oracle
7 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (11.81%) MS Office
8 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
9 14 (11.02%) ITIL
10 13 (10.24%) Degree
11 12 (9.45%) Change Management
12 11 (8.66%) Active Directory
12 11 (8.66%) Office 365
13 10 (7.87%) Network Security
13 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
13 10 (7.87%) Unix
13 10 (7.87%) SharePoint
13 10 (7.87%) Linux
14 9 (7.09%) LDAP
14 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
14 9 (7.09%) Validation
14 9 (7.09%) Telecoms
14 9 (7.09%) Customer Requirements
14 9 (7.09%) SC Cleared
15 8 (6.30%) SolarWinds

Migration
Top Related 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 10 (7.87%) SharePoint
2 5 (3.94%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.57%) Apache
3 2 (1.57%) Confluence
3 2 (1.57%) JBoss
3 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
3 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.79%) CICS
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.79%) IIS
4 1 (0.79%) SAS
4 1 (0.79%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) MS Office
2 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
3 7 (5.51%) MS Visio
4 4 (3.15%) MS Project
5 3 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (1.57%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.79%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.79%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.79%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (8.66%) Office 365
3 6 (4.72%) OneDrive
4 5 (3.94%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.94%) Yammer
5 1 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.87%) Network Security
2 9 (7.09%) LDAP
3 8 (6.30%) Firewall
3 8 (6.30%) WAN
4 7 (5.51%) DHCP
4 7 (5.51%) DNS
4 7 (5.51%) SAN
5 6 (4.72%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (4.72%) Cisco Nexus
5 6 (4.72%) Kerberos
5 6 (4.72%) Skype
5 6 (4.72%) Wireless
6 5 (3.94%) LAN
6 5 (3.94%) PBX
6 5 (3.94%) Unified Communications
6 5 (3.94%) VoIP
7 3 (2.36%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (2.36%) VPN
8 2 (1.57%) DMVPN
8 2 (1.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.94%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.36%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.57%) Blockchain
5 2 (1.57%) DB2
5 2 (1.57%) MySQL
5 2 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.57%) Power BI
6 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.79%) Data Mart
6 1 (0.79%) Informix
6 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
6 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (2.36%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (1.57%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.79%) JMeter
3 1 (0.79%) LSMW
3 1 (0.79%) Rational Application Developer
3 1 (0.79%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.79%) Selenium
3 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.79%) VersionOne
General
1 26 (20.47%) Finance
2 9 (7.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.51%) Retail
4 6 (4.72%) Electronics
5 5 (3.94%) Banking
5 5 (3.94%) Manufacturing
6 4 (3.15%) Advertising
7 2 (1.57%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Law
7 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.79%) Automotive
8 1 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (30.71%) Analyst
2 19 (14.96%) Architect
3 14 (11.02%) Project Manager
4 13 (10.24%) Business Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) Data Analyst
6 10 (7.87%) Consultant
6 10 (7.87%) Migration Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Data Migration Analyst
7 8 (6.30%) Network Engineer
8 7 (5.51%) Migration Manager
8 7 (5.51%) Migration Project Manager
8 7 (5.51%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.72%) Data Manager
9 6 (4.72%) Data Migration Lead
9 6 (4.72%) Developer
10 5 (3.94%) Excel Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Financial Analyst
10 5 (3.94%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (3.15%) Azure Architect
11 4 (3.15%) Office 365 Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.94%) Oracle Fusion
2 3 (2.36%) CSS
2 3 (2.36%) HTML
2 3 (2.36%) Web Services
3 2 (1.57%) JSON
3 2 (1.57%) LAMP
3 2 (1.57%) XML
4 1 (0.79%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.79%) COM
4 1 (0.79%) J2EE
4 1 (0.79%) JDBC
4 1 (0.79%) RESTful
4 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
4 1 (0.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (0.79%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 26 (20.47%) Data Centre
2 17 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.72%) CMDB
3 6 (4.72%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.72%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (4.72%) Private Cloud
4 5 (3.94%) PKI
5 4 (3.15%) CLARiiON
5 4 (3.15%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.15%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.15%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (1.57%) Client/Server
6 2 (1.57%) Fat Client
6 2 (1.57%) SWIFT
6 2 (1.57%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.79%) Clustering
7 1 (0.79%) HP Storage
7 1 (0.79%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.79%) NHS
7 1 (0.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 18 (14.17%) Windows
2 10 (7.87%) Linux
2 10 (7.87%) Unix
3 5 (3.94%) Windows 10
3 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.79%) AIX
5 1 (0.79%) Android
5 1 (0.79%) HPUX
5 1 (0.79%) Solaris
5 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (33.07%) Data Migration
2 18 (14.17%) Data Modelling
3 17 (13.39%) Project Management
4 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (11.02%) ITIL
6 12 (9.45%) Change Management
7 9 (7.09%) Customer Requirements
7 9 (7.09%) Validation
8 8 (6.30%) Data Analysis
8 8 (6.30%) Performance Tuning
8 8 (6.30%) Problem Management
8 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (6.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (5.51%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.72%) Identity Management
10 6 (4.72%) Incident Management
10 6 (4.72%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.94%) Data Management
11 5 (3.94%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 20 (15.75%) SQL
2 4 (3.15%) Java
2 4 (3.15%) T-SQL
3 2 (1.57%) Perl
3 2 (1.57%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.57%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.79%) COBOL
4 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.79%) JCL
4 1 (0.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (10.24%) Degree
2 10 (7.87%) Security Cleared
3 9 (7.09%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.51%) CCNP
4 7 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (3.15%) MCITP
5 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (2.36%) CCNA
6 3 (2.36%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.57%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.57%) ISEB
7 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.79%) CCIE
8 1 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.79%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.79%) PMP
8 1 (0.79%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.30%) Data Quality
2 6 (4.72%) SLA
3 2 (1.57%) PMO
4 1 (0.79%) Basel II
4 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.79%) PMBOK
4 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 11 (8.66%) Active Directory
2 6 (4.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
3 4 (3.15%) SRDF
4 3 (2.36%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (2.36%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.79%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Intune
1 5 (3.94%) Nagios
1 5 (3.94%) SCOM
2 1 (0.79%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.79%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (21.26%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.60%) Oracle
3 8 (6.30%) Cisco
3 8 (6.30%) HP
3 8 (6.30%) IBM
3 8 (6.30%) SolarWinds
4 7 (5.51%) Dell
4 7 (5.51%) VMware
5 6 (4.72%) CheckPoint
5 6 (4.72%) SAP
6 5 (3.94%) 3PAR
6 5 (3.94%) EMC
7 4 (3.15%) F5
7 4 (3.15%) NetApp
8 3 (2.36%) Casewise
8 3 (2.36%) Citrix
8 3 (2.36%) Cognos
8 3 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (2.36%) Teradata
8 3 (2.36%) Veritas
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