The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire with a requirement for Data Migration skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Data Migration over the 3 months to 28 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.

Data Migration
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 47 37
Rank change year-on-year +34 -10  
Contract jobs citing Data Migration 32 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 9.50% 0.45% 2.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.92% 0.61% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 2 5
Median daily rate £438 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +9.11% +3.86%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £65.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.38 £15.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year +7.37% -  

Data 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 Lancashire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Lancashire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 293 328 314
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 86.94% 73.87% 81.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 205 207
Median daily rate £425 £418 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.79% +11.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £298 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £640 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 28 31
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.50 £31.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.33% +19.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £20.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.20 £53.00 £57.07
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +21.92% -5.00%  

Data Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

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

Job vacancy trend for Data Migration in Lancashire

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Data Migration in Lancashire

Data Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in Lancashire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Data Migration in Lancashire

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Data Migration in Lancashire

Data Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Data Migration in Lancashire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Data Migration in Lancashire

Data Migration
Contract Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Data Migration within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Preston +1 22 £449 +28.21%
Blackburn - 5 £415 -
Data Migration
North West

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Data 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Data Migration.

1 46 (100.00%) Migration
2 27 (58.70%) Data Centre
3 24 (52.17%) SAN
4 23 (50.00%) HP
4 23 (50.00%) EMC
4 23 (50.00%) 3PAR
5 22 (47.83%) Cisco
6 21 (45.65%) Brocade
7 20 (43.48%) Fibre Channel
8 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
8 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
9 15 (32.61%) SQL
10 9 (19.57%) DB2
10 9 (19.57%) Linux
11 8 (17.39%) Finance
12 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (15.22%) Retail
12 7 (15.22%) Oracle
13 6 (13.04%) IBM
13 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
13 6 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
13 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
13 6 (13.04%) Data Guard
14 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (10.87%) SSH
14 5 (10.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
14 5 (10.87%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
14 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 12c
14 5 (10.87%) Shell Script

Data Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (4.35%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (52.17%) SAN
2 20 (43.48%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (10.87%) SSH
3 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.17%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (19.57%) DB2
2 6 (13.04%) Oracle Database
2 6 (13.04%) SAP Data Services
3 5 (10.87%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (10.87%) RDBMS
3 5 (10.87%) Relational Database
3 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.70%) MySQL
5 3 (6.52%) SQLPlus
6 2 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (2.17%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (17.39%) Finance
2 7 (15.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.17%) Banking
3 1 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.17%) Marketing
3 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (23.91%) Architect
2 8 (17.39%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Storage Architect
3 7 (15.22%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (13.04%) DBA
5 4 (8.70%) Designer
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) SAP Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Designer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) DB2 DBA
6 3 (6.52%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.35%) Data Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Migration Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Oracle Developer
7 2 (4.35%) SAP BusinessObjects (BO) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 27 (58.70%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Life Science
3 1 (2.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (19.57%) Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 4 (8.70%) AIX
3 4 (8.70%) HPUX
3 4 (8.70%) Solaris
3 4 (8.70%) Unix
4 3 (6.52%) zOS
5 1 (2.17%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (100.00%) Migration
2 7 (15.22%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (13.04%) Data Modelling
4 4 (8.70%) Data Flow Diagram
4 4 (8.70%) ETL
4 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (6.52%) Time Management
6 2 (4.35%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.17%) Change Management
7 1 (2.17%) CRM
7 1 (2.17%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.17%) High Availability
7 1 (2.17%) Logistics
7 1 (2.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.17%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.17%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (2.17%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.17%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (32.61%) SQL
2 5 (10.87%) PL/SQL
2 5 (10.87%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.17%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) SC Cleared
1 18 (39.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Data Guard
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 5 (10.87%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 23 (50.00%) 3PAR
1 23 (50.00%) EMC
1 23 (50.00%) HP
2 22 (47.83%) Cisco
3 21 (45.65%) Brocade
4 7 (15.22%) Oracle
5 6 (13.04%) IBM
6 5 (10.87%) Red Hat
6 5 (10.87%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) hybris
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.17%) NetApp
7 1 (2.17%) PlateSpin
7 1 (2.17%) Talend
7 1 (2.17%) VMware