Period
to 21 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a Migration Engineer was £341 per day in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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 Engineer
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 108 124
Rank change year-on-year -19 +16 +4
Contract jobs requiring a Migration Engineer 11 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.46% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.43% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 7
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £341 £264 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.38% -12.08% -
10th Percentile £319 £248 £300
90th Percentile £369 £281 £323
South East median daily rate £413 £338 £308
% change year-on-year +22.22% +9.76% -7.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - £13.00
South East median hourly rate - - £16.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2253 1624 2527
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.90% 93.17% 95.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 998 843 1270
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £230
90th Percentile £525 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £415 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.23% +6.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 130 77 107
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% - +7.69%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.00 £9.14
90th Percentile £42.56 £39.25 £31.30
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £18.50
% change year-on-year -8.21% +6.00% +15.63%

Migration Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Migration Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Migration Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Migration Engineer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Migration Engineer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration Engineer in Buckinghamshire

Migration Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration Engineer within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes -21 11 £341 +30.00% 1
Migration Engineer
South East

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Migration Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Migration Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Migration
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) AIX
4 4 (36.36%) SAP
5 3 (27.27%) Windows
5 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
5 3 (27.27%) Banking
6 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (18.18%) DNS
6 2 (18.18%) Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) SAN
6 2 (18.18%) Unix
6 2 (18.18%) Oracle
7 1 (9.09%) SQL
7 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
7 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (9.09%) Remedy
7 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
7 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
7 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
7 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008

Migration Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (9.09%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
General
1 3 (27.27%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 5 (45.45%) Linux
2 4 (36.36%) AIX
3 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (100.00%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
2 2 (18.18%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) SAP
3 3 (27.27%) IBM
4 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 1 (9.09%) Remedy