Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 21 October 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
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 24 16
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 +12
Contract jobs citing Migration 127 123 206
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 5.66% 6.98% 7.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.97% 8.37% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 62 121
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +23.08%
10th Percentile £240 £301 £300
90th Percentile £650 £518 £700
South East median daily rate £425 £425 £395
% change year-on-year - +7.59% +8.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 7
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £14.25 £15.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £12.83 £12.20 £8.75
90th Percentile £17.59 £15.00 £20.24
South East median hourly rate £13.80 £15.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.00% -9.09% +2.10%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1823 1470 2170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 81.31% 83.48% 81.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 861 814 1168
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £400 £408 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.84% +8.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £250 £252 £250
90th Percentile £538 £538 £513
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 50 64
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% +34.62%
10th Percentile £9.51 £9.00 £9.65
90th Percentile £58.38 £46.90 £45.00
South East median hourly rate £23.14 £24.30 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.77% +1.25% +37.14%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Buckinghamshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Buckinghamshire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Buckinghamshire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Buckinghamshire

Migration
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 within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 21 October 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 -9 101 £375 -11.76% 3
High Wycombe -6 3 £513 +93.40%
Aylesbury - 2 £300 -
Amersham - 1 - -
Migration
South East

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 40 (31.50%) VMware
2 35 (27.56%) Linux
3 30 (23.62%) Windows
4 27 (21.26%) Active Directory
5 25 (19.69%) Microsoft
6 23 (18.11%) Microsoft Azure
6 23 (18.11%) Amazon AWS
7 22 (17.32%) Banking
8 21 (16.54%) Data Migration
8 21 (16.54%) Finance
9 19 (14.96%) Oracle
9 19 (14.96%) Data Centre
10 18 (14.17%) Unix
11 17 (13.39%) Office 365
12 15 (11.81%) OpenStack
12 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
13 14 (11.02%) AIX
13 14 (11.02%) SC Cleared
13 14 (11.02%) Security Cleared
14 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
14 12 (9.45%) SAP
15 11 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
15 11 (8.66%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (8.66%) Skype
16 10 (7.87%) Skype for Business
16 10 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (7.87%) Cloud Computing
16 10 (7.87%) Project Management
17 8 (6.30%) Windows Server
17 8 (6.30%) Public Cloud

Migration
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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (11.81%) OpenStack
2 12 (9.45%) SharePoint
3 10 (7.87%) Skype for Business
4 5 (3.94%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.15%) WebSphere
6 3 (2.36%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.57%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.79%) CMS
8 1 (0.79%) Confluence
8 1 (0.79%) Drupal
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle Coherence
8 1 (0.79%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 1 (0.79%) SAS
Applications
1 15 (11.81%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (4.72%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (6.30%) Temenos T24
2 3 (2.36%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (1.57%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.79%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 23 (18.11%) Amazon AWS
1 23 (18.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (13.39%) Office 365
3 10 (7.87%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (3.94%) OneDrive
5 4 (3.15%) IaaS
5 4 (3.15%) OpenShift
6 3 (2.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (1.57%) npm
7 2 (1.57%) Yammer
8 1 (0.79%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.66%) Skype
2 6 (4.72%) Unified Communications
3 5 (3.94%) SAN
3 5 (3.94%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (3.15%) LAN
4 4 (3.15%) WAN
5 3 (2.36%) DNS
5 3 (2.36%) LDAP
5 3 (2.36%) NAS
6 2 (1.57%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (1.57%) Firewall
7 1 (0.79%) Radio Access Network
7 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.94%) DB2
1 5 (3.94%) Oracle Database
2 3 (2.36%) IDOL
2 3 (2.36%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.79%) Power BI
3 1 (0.79%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.57%) GitLab
3 1 (0.79%) JIRA
3 1 (0.79%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.79%) XMLSpy
General
1 22 (17.32%) Banking
2 21 (16.54%) Finance
3 3 (2.36%) Marketing
3 3 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.57%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.79%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.79%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (11.81%) Analyst
1 15 (11.81%) Project Manager
2 12 (9.45%) Consultant
2 12 (9.45%) Migration Engineer
3 10 (7.87%) Architect
3 10 (7.87%) Support Engineer
4 9 (7.09%) Cloud Engineer
4 9 (7.09%) Migration Manager
5 8 (6.30%) Administrator
5 8 (6.30%) Developer
5 8 (6.30%) Linux Engineer
6 7 (5.51%) Migration Project Manager
6 7 (5.51%) Tester
7 6 (4.72%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (3.94%) Technical Manager
8 5 (3.94%) Technical Project Manager
8 5 (3.94%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (3.94%) Unix Linux Engineer
9 4 (3.15%) Business Analyst
9 4 (3.15%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.36%) Web Services
2 2 (1.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (1.57%) Node.js
2 2 (1.57%) RESTful
2 2 (1.57%) XML
3 1 (0.79%) .NET
3 1 (0.79%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (0.79%) Flash
3 1 (0.79%) HTML
3 1 (0.79%) Middleware
3 1 (0.79%) REST
3 1 (0.79%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.79%) SOAP
3 1 (0.79%) WSDL
3 1 (0.79%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.79%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.96%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.30%) Public Cloud
3 7 (5.51%) Hybrid Cloud
4 5 (3.94%) Private Cloud
5 4 (3.15%) LPAR
5 4 (3.15%) Mainframe
5 4 (3.15%) PMI
5 4 (3.15%) Replication
6 3 (2.36%) CMDB
6 3 (2.36%) PKI
6 3 (2.36%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.57%) IBM XIV
8 1 (0.79%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.79%) iPad
8 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.79%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.56%) Linux
2 30 (23.62%) Windows
3 18 (14.17%) Unix
4 14 (11.02%) AIX
5 11 (8.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.30%) Windows Server
7 6 (4.72%) Solaris
7 6 (4.72%) VMS
8 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (1.57%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (16.54%) Data Migration
2 10 (7.87%) Project Management
2 10 (7.87%) User Acceptance Testing
3 8 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (6.30%) Test Scripting
4 7 (5.51%) Customer Engagement
4 7 (5.51%) PRINCE2
5 6 (4.72%) Scenario Testing
6 5 (3.94%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (3.94%) Customer Requirements
6 5 (3.94%) ITIL
6 5 (3.94%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (3.15%) Change Management
7 4 (3.15%) Defect Management
7 4 (3.15%) Scrum
7 4 (3.15%) Test Automation
7 4 (3.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (3.15%) Workflow
8 3 (2.36%) Presales
8 3 (2.36%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.51%) SQL
2 2 (1.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (0.79%) C
3 1 (0.79%) C#
3 1 (0.79%) Java
3 1 (0.79%) PHP
3 1 (0.79%) Python
3 1 (0.79%) Shell Script
3 1 (0.79%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (11.02%) SC Cleared
1 14 (11.02%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.51%) PMI Certification
2 7 (5.51%) PMP
3 6 (4.72%) DV Cleared
4 3 (2.36%) ISTQB
4 3 (2.36%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 3 (2.36%) MCSA
4 3 (2.36%) MCSE
4 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (1.57%) ISEB
5 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.79%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) GDPR
2 1 (0.79%) PMO
2 1 (0.79%) QA
System Software
1 27 (21.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.57%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Ansible
1 4 (3.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (2.36%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.57%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (1.57%) Jamf Pro
4 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
4 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.79%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (31.50%) VMware
2 25 (19.69%) Microsoft
3 19 (14.96%) Oracle
4 12 (9.45%) SAP
5 7 (5.51%) IBM
6 5 (3.94%) Cisco
6 5 (3.94%) Remedy
7 4 (3.15%) Citrix
8 3 (2.36%) Computacenter
8 3 (2.36%) HP
8 3 (2.36%) Kofax
8 3 (2.36%) Red Hat
8 3 (2.36%) Symantec
9 2 (1.57%) BMC
9 2 (1.57%) Brocade
9 2 (1.57%) Dell
10 1 (0.79%) Blue Coat
10 1 (0.79%) Google
10 1 (0.79%) PlateSpin
10 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com