Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 25 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
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 28 31
Rank change year-on-year -37 +3 +3
Contract jobs citing Migration 30 56 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.84% 6.38% 5.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.49% 7.41% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 51 25
Essex median daily rate £520 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.57% -12.50% -3.03%
10th Percentile £319 £255 £278
90th Percentile £610 £538 £461
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
Essex median hourly rate £45.00 £25.48 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +76.61% -5.63% +80.78%
East of England median hourly rate £17.50 £13.86 £28.00
% change year-on-year +26.26% -50.50% +80.65%

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 Essex with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 668 756 958
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 85.53% 86.10% 79.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 459 456 523
Essex median daily rate £500 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -12.50% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £248
90th Percentile £600 £528 £548
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 146 145
Essex median hourly rate £31.03 £31.70 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.11% +0.63% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.26 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £43.38 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £31.90 £24.66
% change year-on-year -1.25% +29.37% +2.74%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Essex

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Essex

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Essex over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Essex

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Essex

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Essex

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Essex over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Essex

Migration
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Migration within the Essex region over the 6 months to 25 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
Southend-on-Sea -24 9 £575 +15.00%
Basildon -14 3 £563 +36.36%
Brentwood -15 2 £338 +25.93%
Chelmsford +3 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £425 -
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 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 Essex region with a requirement for Migration.

1 10 (33.33%) Middleware
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Scrum
2 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 7 (23.33%) SQL
4 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (23.33%) User Stories
5 6 (20.00%) DevOps
5 6 (20.00%) Coaching
5 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 6 (20.00%) Java
5 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) Finance
5 6 (20.00%) Time Management
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) Kanban
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
6 5 (16.67%) SSL
6 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
6 5 (16.67%) J2EE
6 5 (16.67%) Oracle
6 5 (16.67%) Unix
6 5 (16.67%) Linux
6 5 (16.67%) HTTP
6 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) NetWeaver
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos Planning
2 1 (3.33%) SAP CO
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI
2 1 (3.33%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 9 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (6.67%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) HTTP
1 5 (16.67%) SSL
1 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (23.33%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server
3 4 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos Analysis Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos Connection
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos Event Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos Query Studio
4 3 (10.00%) MOLAP
4 3 (10.00%) OLAP
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 4 (13.33%) PowerDesigner
1 4 (13.33%) Subversion
2 1 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
2 1 (3.33%) Automotive
2 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Consultant
3 5 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.33%) Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) AWS Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Azure Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Cognos Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Migration Manager
5 3 (10.00%) Migration Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Development Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Data Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Developer
6 2 (6.67%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.67%) Development Project Manager
6 2 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.33%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) Middleware
2 5 (16.67%) J2EE
3 4 (13.33%) XML
3 4 (13.33%) XML Schema
4 3 (10.00%) XSD
5 1 (3.33%) SAP Basis
5 1 (3.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) N-Tier
2 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) Data Structures
3 2 (6.67%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) NHS
3 2 (6.67%) Public Cloud
3 2 (6.67%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
4 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
1 5 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 5 (16.67%) Unix
2 3 (10.00%) Windows
3 2 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) Scrum
3 8 (26.67%) Data Migration
4 7 (23.33%) User Stories
5 6 (20.00%) Coaching
5 6 (20.00%) DevOps
5 6 (20.00%) SOA
5 6 (20.00%) Software Engineering
5 6 (20.00%) Time Management
6 5 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (16.67%) Kanban
6 5 (16.67%) TDD
6 5 (16.67%) Test Automation
7 4 (13.33%) Data Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (13.33%) EAI
7 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
7 4 (13.33%) ETL
7 4 (13.33%) Software Architecture
7 4 (13.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (23.33%) SQL
2 6 (20.00%) Java
3 3 (10.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (6.67%) ABAP
5 1 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) AWS Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.33%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.33%) GDPR
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Ansible
2 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Oracle
3 4 (13.33%) IBM
3 4 (13.33%) SAP
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos
5 2 (6.67%) Adobe
6 1 (3.33%) McAfee