The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Data Migration
North West / Cheshire
Rank 43 56 56
Rank change year-on-year +13 0  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 10 28 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.86% 2.88% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.43% 2.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 8
Median daily rate £350 £440 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.45% -6.13%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £380 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £553 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £400
% change year-on-year +4.93% +1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +7.37% -19.73%  

Data 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 Cheshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 454 816 672
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 84.54% 84.04% 82.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 320 511 436
Median daily rate £400 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +4.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 27 33
Median hourly rate £42.48 £22.54 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +88.44% -35.60%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £13.00 £16.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.95 £50.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in Cheshire

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in Cheshire

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in Cheshire

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester +12 3 £375 -16.66%
Ellesmere Port - 3 - -
Warrington +12 2 £375 -14.77%
Data Migration
North West

Data Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 22 (100.00%) Migration
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (31.82%) Finance
4 6 (27.27%) SAP
5 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
5 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
5 5 (22.73%) Project Management
5 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (18.18%) Legal
6 4 (18.18%) Validation
6 4 (18.18%) ETL
6 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
6 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (18.18%) SAP GTS
6 4 (18.18%) Cutover Planning
7 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (13.64%) Time Management
7 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
7 3 (13.64%) Windows
7 3 (13.64%) C
7 3 (13.64%) SQL
7 3 (13.64%) .NET
8 2 (9.09%) Saba
8 2 (9.09%) Oracle
8 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (9.09%) C#
8 2 (9.09%) Citrix
8 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server

Data Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (9.09%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) SAP GTS
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (4.55%) SAP CO
3 1 (4.55%) SAP FI
3 1 (4.55%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (4.55%) SAP MDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (13.64%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (4.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (4.55%) SAS EBI
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Oracle Forms
General
1 7 (31.82%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Legal
3 1 (4.55%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Data Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Data Migration Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Developer
2 4 (18.18%) Migration Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Migration Project Manager
2 4 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Business Change Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Change Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Business Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX Developer
4 2 (9.09%) SAP Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Oracle Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Senior Data Warehouse Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) CSS
2 1 (4.55%) DHTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) MDX
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
1 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
1 1 (4.55%) Learning Management System
1 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
1 1 (4.55%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (13.64%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) Migration
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 5 (22.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Cutover Planning
4 4 (18.18%) ETL
4 4 (18.18%) Validation
5 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
5 3 (13.64%) Time Management
6 2 (9.09%) Information Management
6 2 (9.09%) Logistics
6 2 (9.09%) PRINCE
6 2 (9.09%) Project Governance
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (9.09%) Test Strategy
6 2 (9.09%) Waterfall
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Business Activity Monitoring
7 1 (4.55%) Case Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.64%) C
1 3 (13.64%) SQL
2 2 (9.09%) C#
2 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
2 2 (9.09%) X++
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
3 1 (4.55%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) SAP
2 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.09%) Citrix
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle
3 2 (9.09%) Saba
4 1 (4.55%) Ab Initio
4 1 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (4.55%) Tableau