Period
to 18 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 18 January 2022 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 11 20 15
Rank change year-on-year +9 -5 +10
Contract jobs citing Migration 171 55 148
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 11.23% 7.02% 8.72%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.59% 8.63% 10.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 38 79
10th Percentile £210 £261 £185
25th Percentile £336 £303 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £375 £425
Median % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% -5.56%
75th Percentile £550 £452 £525
90th Percentile £688 £556 £580
England median daily rate £525 £473 £475
% change year-on-year +11.05% -0.47% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 14
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £20.00 £11.17 £11.17
Median hourly rate £21.00 £11.78 £12.12
Median % change year-on-year +78.27% -2.79% -23.60%
75th Percentile £59.50 £12.39 £15.76
90th Percentile £78.50 - £19.50
England median hourly rate £25.50 £18.00 £15.86
% change year-on-year +41.67% +13.49% +10.45%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,258 637 1,398
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 82.60% 81.25% 82.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 393 772
10th Percentile £213 £220 £238
25th Percentile £345 £320 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £400
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - -1.23%
75th Percentile £515 £476 £488
90th Percentile £600 £575 £575
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 27 86
10th Percentile £8.94 £9.31 £10.79
25th Percentile £9.75 £11.07 £11.61
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.20
Median % change year-on-year -6.25% -1.23% +8.87%
75th Percentile £20.00 £37.04 £21.88
90th Percentile £36.60 £47.50 £46.45
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.79 £21.00
% change year-on-year -6.68% +27.57% -3.49%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in the East Midlands

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Migration in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Migration in the East Midlands

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Migration in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Migration in the East Midlands

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Migration in the East Midlands.

Hourly rate trend for Migration in the East Midlands

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Migration in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 18 January 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Migration in the East Midlands

Migration
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 January 2022. 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
Northamptonshire +20 65 £450 +15.38% 10
Nottinghamshire -3 57 £550 +41.94% 7
Derbyshire +13 24 £338 +110.94% 3
Leicestershire -10 10 £399 -0.31% 4
Lincolnshire -9 3 £383 +27.50% 1
Migration
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Migration.

1 48 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 45 (26.32%) Azure
2 45 (26.32%) Social Skills
3 44 (25.73%) Finance
4 37 (21.64%) SQL
5 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 35 (20.47%) Data Migration
7 33 (19.30%) Windows
8 30 (17.54%) Active Directory
8 30 (17.54%) Microsoft 365
9 25 (14.62%) AWS
9 25 (14.62%) Linux
9 25 (14.62%) Oracle
9 25 (14.62%) SQL Server
10 22 (12.87%) Firewall
10 22 (12.87%) DevOps
11 21 (12.28%) VPN
11 21 (12.28%) Cisco
12 20 (11.70%) Middleware
12 20 (11.70%) Project Management
12 20 (11.70%) High Availability
13 18 (10.53%) Data Centre
13 18 (10.53%) Banking
14 17 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
14 17 (9.94%) ITIL
14 17 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
15 16 (9.36%) Kubernetes
15 16 (9.36%) Data Quality
16 15 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
16 15 (8.77%) Data Protection

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (8.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (6.43%) WebSphere
3 10 (5.85%) JBoss
4 9 (5.26%) NetWeaver
5 2 (1.17%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.17%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.17%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.58%) Apache
6 1 (0.58%) Confluence
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.58%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (0.58%) IIS
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.58%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (5.26%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (1.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.17%) Siemens NX
4 1 (0.58%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 2 (1.17%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.58%) iTrent
2 1 (0.58%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.58%) Q-Pulse
2 1 (0.58%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.58%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 45 (26.32%) Azure
2 30 (17.54%) Microsoft 365
3 25 (14.62%) AWS
4 14 (8.19%) IaaS
4 14 (8.19%) PaaS
4 14 (8.19%) SaaS
5 9 (5.26%) Azure Cosmos DB
5 9 (5.26%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 9 (5.26%) Serverless
6 7 (4.09%) OneDrive
7 5 (2.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (2.92%) Salesforce Service Cloud
8 4 (2.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (2.34%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (2.34%) Amazon S3
8 4 (2.34%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.34%) Datadog
8 4 (2.34%) ShareGate
8 4 (2.34%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (2.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.87%) Firewall
2 21 (12.28%) VPN
3 14 (8.19%) DNS
4 12 (7.02%) PBX
4 12 (7.02%) WAN
5 11 (6.43%) VoIP
5 11 (6.43%) Wireless
6 10 (5.85%) MPLS
6 10 (5.85%) SD-WAN
7 9 (5.26%) DHCP
7 9 (5.26%) Skype
8 5 (2.92%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (2.34%) Network Security
10 3 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (1.75%) SAN
11 2 (1.17%) Cisco Firepower
11 2 (1.17%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (1.17%) LAN
12 1 (0.58%) HTTP
12 1 (0.58%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (14.62%) SQL Server
2 13 (7.60%) MySQL
3 10 (5.85%) Azure SQL Database
4 9 (5.26%) DB2
4 9 (5.26%) SAP HANA
5 6 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.92%) Big Data
6 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 4 (2.34%) NoSQL
7 4 (2.34%) PostgreSQL
7 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.75%) Amazon Aurora
8 3 (1.75%) MS Access
8 3 (1.75%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (2.34%) GitLab
1 4 (2.34%) JMeter
1 4 (2.34%) JUnit
1 4 (2.34%) Postman
1 4 (2.34%) Selenium
2 3 (1.75%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.75%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.17%) JIRA
3 2 (1.17%) SonarQube
3 2 (1.17%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (1.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.58%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket
4 1 (0.58%) Bitbucket Server
4 1 (0.58%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (0.58%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.58%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 45 (26.32%) Social Skills
2 44 (25.73%) Finance
3 18 (10.53%) Banking
4 11 (6.43%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (5.85%) Public Sector
6 8 (4.68%) Organisational Skills
7 4 (2.34%) Automotive
7 4 (2.34%) Manufacturing
7 4 (2.34%) Retail
8 3 (1.75%) Influencing Skills
8 3 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.17%) Legal
10 1 (0.58%) Billing
10 1 (0.58%) Documentation Skills
10 1 (0.58%) Electronics
10 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.58%) Marketing
10 1 (0.58%) Presentation Skills
10 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.58%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (18.71%) Architect
2 18 (10.53%) Analyst
3 17 (9.94%) Project Manager
4 16 (9.36%) Developer
4 16 (9.36%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (6.43%) Salesforce Developer
6 10 (5.85%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (5.26%) Business Analyst
7 9 (5.26%) Migration Architect
8 8 (4.68%) Designer
8 8 (4.68%) Solutions Designer
9 7 (4.09%) Consultant
9 7 (4.09%) Field Engineer
9 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Designer
9 7 (4.09%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.09%) IT Architect
9 7 (4.09%) IT Infrastructure Architect
9 7 (4.09%) Support Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 6 (3.51%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (11.70%) Middleware
2 9 (5.26%) SAP Basis
3 5 (2.92%) .NET
3 5 (2.92%) .NET Framework
3 5 (2.92%) Spring Boot
4 4 (2.34%) OpenAPI
4 4 (2.34%) Spring
5 3 (1.75%) Web Services
6 2 (1.17%) ADO
6 2 (1.17%) OAuth
6 2 (1.17%) OpenID
6 2 (1.17%) Serverless Framework
7 1 (0.58%) .NET Core
7 1 (0.58%) CSS
7 1 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
7 1 (0.58%) Entity Framework
7 1 (0.58%) HTML
7 1 (0.58%) RESTful
7 1 (0.58%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.58%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.77%) Enterprise Software
3 12 (7.02%) Public Cloud
4 10 (5.85%) PKI
5 7 (4.09%) NHS
6 6 (3.51%) Legacy Systems
7 5 (2.92%) Cloud Native
7 5 (2.92%) Replication
8 4 (2.34%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (2.34%) FMCG
8 4 (2.34%) User Experience
9 3 (1.75%) Fibre Optics
9 3 (1.75%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (1.17%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 2 (1.17%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.17%) e-Health
10 2 (1.17%) LIMS
10 2 (1.17%) PACS
11 1 (0.58%) Derivative
11 1 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 33 (19.30%) Windows
2 25 (14.62%) Linux
3 14 (8.19%) Unix
3 14 (8.19%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.85%) AIX
4 10 (5.85%) Windows 10
5 7 (4.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.17%) VMS
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.58%) Android
7 1 (0.58%) CentOS
7 1 (0.58%) SUSE
7 1 (0.58%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.47%) Data Migration
3 22 (12.87%) DevOps
4 20 (11.70%) High Availability
4 20 (11.70%) Project Management
5 17 (9.94%) ITIL
5 17 (9.94%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (9.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (8.77%) Data Protection
7 14 (8.19%) ETL
7 14 (8.19%) Microservices
8 13 (7.60%) Root Cause Analysis
8 13 (7.60%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (7.02%) Data Security
9 12 (7.02%) IT Strategy
9 12 (7.02%) Validation
10 11 (6.43%) Business Analysis
10 11 (6.43%) Business Continuity
10 11 (6.43%) CRM
10 11 (6.43%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 37 (21.64%) SQL
2 11 (6.43%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.09%) Java
4 6 (3.51%) PL/SQL
5 4 (2.34%) Java 11
5 4 (2.34%) Java 8
5 4 (2.34%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.75%) Python
7 2 (1.17%) C#
7 2 (1.17%) Perl
7 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.58%) Bash
8 1 (0.58%) C
8 1 (0.58%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.58%) Groovy
8 1 (0.58%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.58%) Jython
8 1 (0.58%) VB
8 1 (0.58%) VBA
8 1 (0.58%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (4.09%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (2.34%) CCNA
2 4 (2.34%) Degree
2 4 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.34%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.75%) MCSA
4 2 (1.17%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 2 (1.17%) CCSP
4 2 (1.17%) CISM
4 2 (1.17%) CISSP
4 2 (1.17%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.17%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (0.58%) CCDP
5 1 (0.58%) CCIE
5 1 (0.58%) CCIE Security
5 1 (0.58%) CCNP
5 1 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.58%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.36%) Data Quality
2 14 (8.19%) GDPR
3 11 (6.43%) PCI DSS
4 9 (5.26%) COBIT
5 2 (1.17%) HL7
5 2 (1.17%) PMO
5 2 (1.17%) SOC 1
5 2 (1.17%) SOC 2
6 1 (0.58%) QA
6 1 (0.58%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (17.54%) Active Directory
2 15 (8.77%) Docker
3 3 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.17%) vSphere
5 1 (0.58%) Firmware
5 1 (0.58%) GPFS
5 1 (0.58%) NFS
5 1 (0.58%) pfSense
5 1 (0.58%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 16 (9.36%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.85%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 9 (5.26%) SCCM
4 5 (2.92%) Terraform
5 4 (2.34%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.75%) Ansible
7 2 (1.17%) CASB
7 2 (1.17%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.17%) Puppet
7 2 (1.17%) Tivoli
7 2 (1.17%) vMotion
7 2 (1.17%) VxRail
8 1 (0.58%) BladeLogic
8 1 (0.58%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.58%) Istio
8 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.58%) Nagios
8 1 (0.58%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.58%) SCOM
8 1 (0.58%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (28.07%) Microsoft
2 25 (14.62%) Oracle
3 21 (12.28%) Cisco
4 12 (7.02%) SAP
5 11 (6.43%) Red Hat
5 11 (6.43%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (5.85%) VMware
7 9 (5.26%) Citrix
7 9 (5.26%) Software AG
8 6 (3.51%) ServiceNow
8 6 (3.51%) Veeam
9 4 (2.34%) HP
9 4 (2.34%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.75%) Cognos
10 3 (1.75%) Dell
10 3 (1.75%) IBM
10 3 (1.75%) Palo Alto
11 2 (1.17%) 3PAR
11 2 (1.17%) F5
11 2 (1.17%) Isilon