Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 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
South West > Bristol
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 29 22
Rank change year-on-year +6 -7 +5
Contract jobs citing Migration 173 115 116
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 8.23% 5.83% 6.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.69% 7.06% 7.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 70 84
Bristol median daily rate £425 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.30% -5.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £325 £173 £255
90th Percentile £488 £526 £518
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 6 2
Bristol median hourly rate £17.50 £13.25 £12.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.08% +4.95% -10.62%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.13 £10.41
90th Percentile £46.90 £16.38 £15.74
South West median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £16.38
% change year-on-year +14.75% -6.87% +7.38%

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 1,785 1,628 1,488
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 84.96% 82.47% 85.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,215 1,107 1,069
Bristol median daily rate £413 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.55% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £275 £259 £255
90th Percentile £538 £531 £550
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 47 72
Bristol median hourly rate £41.50 £23.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +80.43% -8.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £15.39 £11.90 £12.00
90th Percentile £67.75 £48.50 £46.45
South West median hourly rate £41.53 £35.00 £29.60
% change year-on-year +18.66% +18.24% -22.11%

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 17 November 2018.

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

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Bristol

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Bristol over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Migration.

1 88 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (42.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 69 (39.88%) Amazon AWS
4 61 (35.26%) Java
5 49 (28.32%) Oracle
6 47 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
7 46 (26.59%) Tomcat
7 46 (26.59%) Puppet
7 46 (26.59%) Opscode Chef
8 45 (26.01%) Ansible
9 43 (24.86%) TDD
10 42 (24.28%) NUnit
10 42 (24.28%) WebSphere
10 42 (24.28%) MSTest
10 42 (24.28%) OO
10 42 (24.28%) MySQL
10 42 (24.28%) WebLogic
10 42 (24.28%) PostgreSQL
10 42 (24.28%) NoSQL
10 42 (24.28%) OpenStack
11 33 (19.08%) Microsoft
12 31 (17.92%) Office 365
13 24 (13.87%) Finance
13 24 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
14 23 (13.29%) Linux
15 22 (12.72%) Project Management
16 21 (12.14%) PRINCE2
16 21 (12.14%) Data Migration
16 21 (12.14%) DevOps
17 19 (10.98%) Docker

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 46 (26.59%) Tomcat
2 42 (24.28%) OpenStack
2 42 (24.28%) WebLogic
2 42 (24.28%) WebSphere
3 4 (2.31%) Apache
3 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (2.31%) Jetty
3 4 (2.31%) MS Exchange
4 3 (1.73%) Umbraco
5 2 (1.16%) CMS
5 2 (1.16%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.58%) Confluence
6 1 (0.58%) EPiServer
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Domino
6 1 (0.58%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.58%) SAS
6 1 (0.58%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.05%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (2.31%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.73%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (1.16%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 74 (42.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (39.88%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (17.92%) Office 365
4 8 (4.62%) OneDrive
5 5 (2.89%) IaaS
5 5 (2.89%) PaaS
6 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.58%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.58%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.94%) WAN
2 8 (4.62%) Firewall
3 7 (4.05%) DNS
3 7 (4.05%) VPN
4 5 (2.89%) SMS
5 3 (1.73%) BGP
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.73%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (1.73%) OSPF
5 3 (1.73%) Wireless
6 2 (1.16%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.58%) LAN
7 1 (0.58%) Network Security
7 1 (0.58%) Skype
7 1 (0.58%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (24.28%) MySQL
1 42 (24.28%) NoSQL
1 42 (24.28%) PostgreSQL
2 14 (8.09%) SQL Server
3 6 (3.47%) EDRMS
4 5 (2.89%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.16%) Big Data
6 2 (1.16%) Data Lake
7 1 (0.58%) Amazon Athena
7 1 (0.58%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.58%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.58%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.58%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.58%) Power BI
7 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.58%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 42 (24.28%) MSTest
1 42 (24.28%) NUnit
2 12 (6.94%) Cucumber
3 11 (6.36%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.36%) Selenium
4 2 (1.16%) Jenkins
4 2 (1.16%) JIRA
5 1 (0.58%) GoCD
5 1 (0.58%) IBM UrbanCode
5 1 (0.58%) JUnit
5 1 (0.58%) Maven
General
1 24 (13.87%) Finance
2 9 (5.20%) Banking
3 7 (4.05%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.73%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (1.16%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.58%) Billing
6 1 (0.58%) Games
6 1 (0.58%) Local Government
6 1 (0.58%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.58%) Retail
Job Titles
1 49 (28.32%) Developer
2 42 (24.28%) Java Developer
3 25 (14.45%) Project Manager
4 17 (9.83%) Analyst
5 16 (9.25%) Architect
6 12 (6.94%) AWS Developer
7 10 (5.78%) Business Analyst
8 7 (4.05%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (3.47%) IT Manager
9 6 (3.47%) Test Leader
10 5 (2.89%) AWS DevOps
10 5 (2.89%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.89%) AWS Engineer
10 5 (2.89%) Consultant
10 5 (2.89%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (2.89%) DevOps Engineer
10 5 (2.89%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (2.89%) Technical Architect
10 5 (2.89%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.31%) Migration Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (8.09%) React
2 11 (6.36%) Gherkin
3 7 (4.05%) Middleware
4 6 (3.47%) REST
4 6 (3.47%) SOAP
5 5 (2.89%) Web Services
6 4 (2.31%) ActiveMQ
6 4 (2.31%) Apache Camel
6 4 (2.31%) OSGi
6 4 (2.31%) RabbitMQ
6 4 (2.31%) RESTful
7 3 (1.73%) .NET
7 3 (1.73%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.73%) CSS
7 3 (1.73%) HTML
7 3 (1.73%) jQuery
7 3 (1.73%) JSON
7 3 (1.73%) XML
8 2 (1.16%) 802.1X
8 2 (1.16%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.67%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.36%) Linux Command Line
3 3 (1.73%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.73%) IVR
3 3 (1.73%) Social Media
4 2 (1.16%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
4 2 (1.16%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.58%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.58%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.58%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.58%) PMI
5 1 (0.58%) Public Cloud
5 1 (0.58%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.58%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (13.29%) Linux
2 16 (9.25%) Windows
3 11 (6.36%) Unix
4 8 (4.62%) Windows Server
5 7 (4.05%) Windows 10
6 5 (2.89%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.31%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.58%) Android
8 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (50.87%) Agile Software Development
2 47 (27.17%) Continuous Integration
3 43 (24.86%) TDD
4 42 (24.28%) OO
5 24 (13.87%) Stakeholder Management
6 22 (12.72%) Project Management
7 21 (12.14%) Data Migration
7 21 (12.14%) DevOps
7 21 (12.14%) PRINCE2
8 19 (10.98%) Test Automation
9 13 (7.51%) CRM
9 13 (7.51%) PRINCE
9 13 (7.51%) Test Scripting
10 12 (6.94%) Contract Negotiation
10 12 (6.94%) Risk Management
11 11 (6.36%) API Testing
11 11 (6.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
11 11 (6.36%) Front End Development
11 11 (6.36%) Scrum
11 11 (6.36%) SDET
Programming Languages
1 61 (35.26%) Java
2 14 (8.09%) Python
3 8 (4.62%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.62%) SQL
4 6 (3.47%) JavaScript
5 4 (2.31%) Bash Shell
6 3 (1.73%) C#
7 1 (0.58%) COBOL
7 1 (0.58%) Go
7 1 (0.58%) R
7 1 (0.58%) Ruby
7 1 (0.58%) Scala
7 1 (0.58%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (5.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (2.89%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.31%) SC Cleared
4 3 (1.73%) PMP
5 2 (1.16%) APMP
5 2 (1.16%) Degree
5 2 (1.16%) ISEB
6 1 (0.58%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (0.58%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.73%) QA
2 1 (0.58%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.58%) PMO
System Software
1 19 (10.98%) Docker
2 10 (5.78%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 46 (26.59%) Opscode Chef
1 46 (26.59%) Puppet
2 45 (26.01%) Ansible
3 12 (6.94%) Kubernetes
4 8 (4.62%) SCCM
5 4 (2.31%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (28.32%) Oracle
2 33 (19.08%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.47%) Cisco
4 5 (2.89%) SAP
5 4 (2.31%) IronPort
5 4 (2.31%) RightFax
6 3 (1.73%) Aerohive Networks
6 3 (1.73%) Avaya
6 3 (1.73%) F5
6 3 (1.73%) Genesys
6 3 (1.73%) Informatica
6 3 (1.73%) Juniper
7 2 (1.16%) Apple
7 2 (1.16%) GENBAND
8 1 (0.58%) Cognos
8 1 (0.58%) Trend Micro
8 1 (0.58%) Unisys