The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax 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 26 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
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Migration
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 13 16 20
Rank change year-on-year +3 +4  
Contract jobs citing Migration 6 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 8.00% 5.38% 2.94%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.23% 6.94% 3.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 4
Median daily rate £508 £384 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.33% -9.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £327 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £512 £517 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +9.37% -13.51%  

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 Halifax with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 65 72 143
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 86.67% 77.42% 84.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 53 61 113
Median daily rate £405 £383 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £305 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Median hourly rate - £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax 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 Halifax

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Halifax

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Halifax over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Halifax

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Halifax

Migration
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Migration.

1 4 (44.44%) Finance
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) PMO
4 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) ISPF
4 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
4 1 (11.11%) CA Endevor
4 1 (11.11%) Legal
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) C

Migration
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 1 (11.11%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) Easytrieve
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP
1 1 (11.11%) OLAP Cube
1 1 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 4 (44.44%) Banking
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
1 3 (33.33%) Test Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Business IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Migration Manager
3 1 (11.11%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) SAS Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Business Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Test Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Test Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) Credit Risk
2 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Data Migration
2 3 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (22.22%) Defect Management
3 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Test Strategy
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Data Cleansing
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) ETL
4 1 (11.11%) Functional Testing
4 1 (11.11%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Release Management
4 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (11.11%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
1 1 (11.11%) C
1 1 (11.11%) COBOL
1 1 (11.11%) Fortran
1 1 (11.11%) JCL
1 1 (11.11%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) IBM