Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Chester 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 24 November 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
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 29 13
Rank change year-on-year +14 -16 +7
Contract jobs citing Migration 14 12 30
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 6.73% 4.03% 9.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 4.88% 10.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 20
Chester median daily rate £375 £338 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -12.62% -3.44%
10th Percentile £280 £313 £287
90th Percentile £805 £588 £510
Cheshire median daily rate £505 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +26.25% -8.57% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Chester median hourly rate £21.00 - £17.50
Cheshire median hourly rate £21.00 £19.77 £17.50
% change year-on-year +6.21% +12.99% +14.32%

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 Chester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Chester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 168 246 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Chester 80.77% 82.55% 91.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 219 180
Chester median daily rate £375 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +3.13% +12.28%
10th Percentile £257 £236 £305
90th Percentile £505 £515 £525
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% -5.88% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 20
Chester median hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.71% -22.22% -18.18%
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.06 £17.50
% change year-on-year -31.80% +8.93% -4.19%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Chester

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Chester

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Chester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Chester over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Chester

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Chester region with a requirement for Migration.

1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
2 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 5 (35.71%) Office 365
3 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) Local Government
4 3 (21.43%) PKI
4 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (21.43%) SCOM
4 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
4 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Server Building
5 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) XenApp
5 2 (14.29%) Data Migration

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
3 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Office 365
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) SMS
2 1 (7.14%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) LAN
2 1 (7.14%) LDAP
2 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Skype
2 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 3 (21.43%) Local Government
2 3 (21.43%) Retail Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Risk Consultant
1 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Programme Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SAS Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Manager
2 2 (14.29%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft BI Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Migration Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365 Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Security Officer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
1 3 (21.43%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) AIX
4 1 (7.14%) Unix
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (21.43%) Credit Risk Analysis
2 3 (21.43%) Risk Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) Data Migration
3 2 (14.29%) Identity Management
3 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 2 (14.29%) Server Building
4 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Security Management
4 1 (7.14%) Time Management
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
1 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) IBM
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com