Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol 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 20 January 2019 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 27 32 30
Rank change year-on-year +5 -2 -2
Contract jobs citing Migration 152 90 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 7.26% 4.78% 5.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.48% 5.87% 6.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 50 63
Bristol median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% - -6.25%
10th Percentile £322 £147 £225
90th Percentile £488 £538 £644
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £402
% change year-on-year +6.25% -0.37% +10.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 2
Bristol median hourly rate £14.43 £11.78 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -22.75% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.13 £14.13
90th Percentile £17.86 £15.58 £16.38
South West median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -25.71% -54.55% +144.44%

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 Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,792 1,534 1,318
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 85.58% 81.51% 84.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,258 1,007 906
Bristol median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £284 £256 £250
90th Percentile £575 £538 £563
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 38 59
Bristol median hourly rate £38.50 £17.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +120.00% -30.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £14.50 £11.60 £12.75
90th Percentile £62.28 £48.25 £47.75
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +29.03% -11.43% -10.26%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Bristol

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Bristol

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Bristol over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Bristol

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Migration.

1 66 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
2 59 (38.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (32.89%) Amazon AWS
4 47 (30.92%) Java
5 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
5 36 (23.68%) Puppet
6 35 (23.03%) Opscode Chef
6 35 (23.03%) Tomcat
7 34 (22.37%) Ansible
8 33 (21.71%) Microsoft
8 33 (21.71%) Oracle
9 32 (21.05%) TDD
10 31 (20.39%) NUnit
10 31 (20.39%) WebSphere
10 31 (20.39%) MSTest
10 31 (20.39%) WebLogic
10 31 (20.39%) OO
10 31 (20.39%) MySQL
10 31 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
10 31 (20.39%) OpenStack
10 31 (20.39%) NoSQL
11 24 (15.79%) Data Centre
12 23 (15.13%) Finance
13 22 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
13 22 (14.47%) Windows
13 22 (14.47%) DevOps
14 21 (13.82%) Office 365
14 21 (13.82%) Linux
15 20 (13.16%) Project Management
16 19 (12.50%) PRINCE2

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 35 (23.03%) Tomcat
2 31 (20.39%) OpenStack
2 31 (20.39%) WebLogic
2 31 (20.39%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.63%) Apache
3 4 (2.63%) Jetty
3 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.97%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.32%) CMS
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.66%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.66%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.66%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (1.97%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.66%) Notepad++
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (38.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 50 (32.89%) Amazon AWS
3 21 (13.82%) Office 365
4 6 (3.95%) PaaS
5 5 (3.29%) IaaS
6 4 (2.63%) OneDrive
7 2 (1.32%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.66%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.66%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.66%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.66%) Serverless
8 1 (0.66%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 12 (7.89%) Firewall
1 12 (7.89%) VPN
1 12 (7.89%) WAN
2 8 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (5.26%) DNS
3 4 (2.63%) BGP
3 4 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (2.63%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (2.63%) OSPF
3 4 (2.63%) Wireless
4 2 (1.32%) SAN
4 2 (1.32%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.66%) Internet
5 1 (0.66%) LAN
5 1 (0.66%) Network Security
5 1 (0.66%) Skype
5 1 (0.66%) SSL
5 1 (0.66%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.39%) MySQL
1 31 (20.39%) NoSQL
1 31 (20.39%) PostgreSQL
2 13 (8.55%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.32%) Big Data
5 2 (1.32%) Data Lake
5 2 (1.32%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.66%) Amazon Athena
6 1 (0.66%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.66%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.66%) Electronic Patient Records
6 1 (0.66%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.66%) Power BI
6 1 (0.66%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.66%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.66%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 31 (20.39%) MSTest
1 31 (20.39%) NUnit
2 8 (5.26%) Cucumber
3 7 (4.61%) Git (software)
3 7 (4.61%) Selenium
4 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.66%) GitLab
5 1 (0.66%) GoCD
5 1 (0.66%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (0.66%) JIRA
5 1 (0.66%) JUnit
5 1 (0.66%) Maven
5 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 23 (15.13%) Finance
2 11 (7.24%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.61%) Banking
4 4 (2.63%) Electronics
4 4 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 4 (2.63%) Marketing
5 3 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (1.32%) Billing
7 1 (0.66%) Games
7 1 (0.66%) Law
7 1 (0.66%) Legal
7 1 (0.66%) Retail
7 1 (0.66%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (26.97%) Developer
2 31 (20.39%) Java Developer
3 27 (17.76%) Project Manager
4 16 (10.53%) Analyst
5 11 (7.24%) Architect
5 11 (7.24%) AWS Developer
6 10 (6.58%) IT Manager
7 9 (5.92%) IT Project Manager
8 8 (5.26%) Network Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Business Analyst
10 6 (3.95%) Test Analyst
11 5 (3.29%) AWS Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) Consultant
11 5 (3.29%) Deployment Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) DevOps Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.29%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (3.29%) Migration Manager
11 5 (3.29%) Migration Project Manager
11 5 (3.29%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.58%) React
2 7 (4.61%) Gherkin
2 7 (4.61%) Middleware
3 6 (3.95%) Web Services
4 4 (2.63%) ActiveMQ
4 4 (2.63%) Apache Camel
4 4 (2.63%) OSGi
4 4 (2.63%) RabbitMQ
4 4 (2.63%) RESTful
4 4 (2.63%) XML
5 3 (1.97%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.97%) CSS
5 3 (1.97%) HTML
5 3 (1.97%) jQuery
5 3 (1.97%) JSON
6 2 (1.32%) .NET
6 2 (1.32%) 802.1X
6 2 (1.32%) Natural Language Processing
6 2 (1.32%) REST
6 2 (1.32%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.61%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (1.97%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.97%) IVR
3 3 (1.97%) Private Cloud
3 3 (1.97%) Social Media
4 2 (1.32%) Public Cloud
4 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.66%) e-Health
5 1 (0.66%) LIMS
5 1 (0.66%) PACS
5 1 (0.66%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 22 (14.47%) Windows
2 21 (13.82%) Linux
3 11 (7.24%) Windows 10
4 9 (5.92%) Windows Server
5 8 (5.26%) Unix
5 8 (5.26%) Windows 7
6 5 (3.29%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.66%) Android
7 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.66%) CentOS
7 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (43.42%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (23.68%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (21.05%) TDD
4 31 (20.39%) OO
5 22 (14.47%) DevOps
5 22 (14.47%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.16%) Project Management
7 19 (12.50%) PRINCE2
8 16 (10.53%) Data Migration
9 13 (8.55%) PRINCE
9 13 (8.55%) Test Automation
10 12 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (7.89%) Contract Negotiation
10 12 (7.89%) Risk Management
11 11 (7.24%) Project Planning
11 11 (7.24%) Test Scripting
12 10 (6.58%) Microservices
12 10 (6.58%) Test Strategy
12 10 (6.58%) User Acceptance Testing
13 9 (5.92%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 47 (30.92%) Java
2 10 (6.58%) Python
3 8 (5.26%) PowerShell
4 7 (4.61%) SQL
5 6 (3.95%) JavaScript
6 4 (2.63%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.97%) C#
8 2 (1.32%) Ruby
9 1 (0.66%) Go
9 1 (0.66%) Scala
9 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (2.63%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.32%) ISEB
3 2 (1.32%) PMP
3 2 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.66%) APMP
4 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.66%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) QA
2 2 (1.32%) GDPR
2 2 (1.32%) PMO
3 1 (0.66%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.66%) HL7
3 1 (0.66%) JSP 440
System Software
1 19 (12.50%) Docker
2 7 (4.61%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.97%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.66%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 36 (23.68%) Puppet
2 35 (23.03%) Opscode Chef
3 34 (22.37%) Ansible
4 12 (7.89%) Kubernetes
5 6 (3.95%) SCCM
6 4 (2.63%) Terraform
7 1 (0.66%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 33 (21.71%) Microsoft
1 33 (21.71%) Oracle
2 11 (7.24%) Cisco
3 5 (3.29%) SAP
4 4 (2.63%) Aerohive Networks
4 4 (2.63%) F5
4 4 (2.63%) Juniper
5 3 (1.97%) Apple
5 3 (1.97%) Avaya
5 3 (1.97%) Genesys
5 3 (1.97%) Informatica
5 3 (1.97%) VMware
6 2 (1.32%) GENBAND
7 1 (0.66%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (0.66%) BT
7 1 (0.66%) Citrix
7 1 (0.66%) HP
7 1 (0.66%) Pega
7 1 (0.66%) Remedy
7 1 (0.66%) Siemens