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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 40 33
Rank change year-on-year -15 -7  
Contract jobs citing Migration 16 13 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 3.75% 2.71% 4.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.12% 3.38% 6.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 11 16
Median daily rate £425 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.24% -9.37%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £365 £255 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £35.35 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £20.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -31.70% +20.58%  

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 Essex with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Essex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 388 385 497
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Essex 90.87% 80.21% 77.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 249 186 293
Median daily rate £500 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.33% -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £228 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 93 37
Median hourly rate £36.00 £27.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.90% -29.48%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.72 £16.50 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £42.50 £46.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

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 3 months to 22 June 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
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 3 months to 22 June 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
Colchester +17 4 £425 +21.42% 2
Brentwood - 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea -32 2 £450 -10.00%
Basildon - 2 £563 -
Migration
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Data Migration
3 10 (27.03%) Finance
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
5 8 (21.62%) SQL
6 7 (18.92%) SAP
6 7 (18.92%) ETL
6 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (16.22%) Oracle
7 6 (16.22%) Clustering
7 6 (16.22%) SCCM
7 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
8 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (13.51%) Service Management
8 5 (13.51%) ITIL
8 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (10.81%) Citrix
9 4 (10.81%) Middleware
9 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
9 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
9 4 (10.81%) DHCP
9 4 (10.81%) DNS
9 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (10.81%) WSUS
9 4 (10.81%) MCTS
9 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (10.81%) MCITP
9 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
9 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012

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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Apache
2 1 (2.70%) JBoss
2 1 (2.70%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) NetSuite
2 1 (2.70%) Odoo
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (2.70%) SAP BPC
2 1 (2.70%) SAP FI-GL
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Office 365
2 1 (2.70%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (2.70%) IaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) PaaS
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
2 1 (2.70%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) DHCP
1 4 (10.81%) DNS
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (2.70%) HTTP
2 1 (2.70%) Internet
2 1 (2.70%) SSL
2 1 (2.70%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.70%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Architect
1 7 (18.92%) Consultant
2 5 (13.51%) Analyst
3 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (10.81%) DBA
3 4 (10.81%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.11%) Administrator
4 3 (8.11%) Developer
4 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 3 (8.11%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.41%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Migration Analyst
5 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.41%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Server Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.41%) Support Consultant
5 2 (5.41%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Middleware
2 3 (8.11%) J2EE
2 3 (8.11%) XML
2 3 (8.11%) XML Schema
3 2 (5.41%) XSD
4 1 (2.70%) COM
4 1 (2.70%) Mason
4 1 (2.70%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Clustering
2 3 (8.11%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.70%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.70%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.70%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.70%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 9 (24.32%) Windows Server
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
5 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.41%) Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Unix
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Data Migration
2 7 (18.92%) ETL
3 5 (13.51%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Service Management
3 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
4 4 (10.81%) Customer Engagement
4 4 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) High Availability
5 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) Data Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Data Deduplication
5 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
5 3 (8.11%) EAI
5 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.11%) UML
6 2 (5.41%) ERP
6 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) SQL
2 3 (8.11%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) ABAP
3 2 (5.41%) Java
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) MCITP
2 4 (10.81%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) SAP Certification
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
1 4 (10.81%) XenApp
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 4 (10.81%) WSUS
3 2 (5.41%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) Ansible
4 1 (2.70%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) SAP
2 6 (16.22%) Oracle
3 4 (10.81%) Citrix
4 3 (8.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (5.41%) VMware
6 1 (2.70%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.70%) Brocade
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco
6 1 (2.70%) EMC
6 1 (2.70%) Epicor
6 1 (2.70%) Google
6 1 (2.70%) Hitachi
6 1 (2.70%) HP
6 1 (2.70%) NetApp
6 1 (2.70%) Sage
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
6 1 (2.70%) SolidFire