The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1 19 7
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12  
Contract jobs citing Migration 177 31 58
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 51.91% 6.97% 14.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 59.60% 9.39% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 14 43
Median daily rate £425 £425 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £350 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +2.50% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 1
Median hourly rate £43.25 £20.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.97% +70.83%  
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 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 297 330 323
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 87.10% 74.16% 82.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 206 209
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 £263 £289 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £640 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 27 32
Median hourly rate £41.25 £37.50 £31.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +19.42%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.01 £19.60 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £53.00 £50.98
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 Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Migration in Lancashire

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Lancashire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Migration in Lancashire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Lancashire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Migration in Lancashire

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Lancashire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Migration in Lancashire over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Migration in Lancashire

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 Migration within the Lancashire 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
Preston +7 144 £438 +2.94% 1
Blackburn +4 6 £418 -
Migration
North West

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 Lancashire region with a requirement for Migration.

1 115 (50.88%) Data Centre
2 103 (45.58%) Security Cleared
3 101 (44.69%) SC Cleared
4 64 (28.32%) DNS
5 52 (23.01%) Linux
6 49 (21.68%) Solaris
7 46 (20.35%) Windows
8 45 (19.91%) Data Migration
9 37 (16.37%) HPUX
10 36 (15.93%) AIX
11 34 (15.04%) HP
12 32 (14.16%) IBM
13 31 (13.72%) Active Directory
13 31 (13.72%) Mainframe
14 27 (11.95%) SAN
15 26 (11.50%) Middleware
15 26 (11.50%) SQL
16 25 (11.06%) Cisco
17 23 (10.18%) EMC
17 23 (10.18%) 3PAR
18 22 (9.73%) Unix
18 22 (9.73%) Replication
19 21 (9.29%) VMware
19 21 (9.29%) Brocade
20 20 (8.85%) Fibre Channel
21 18 (7.96%) Oracle
22 17 (7.52%) Oracle Database
23 16 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
23 16 (7.08%) DB2
23 16 (7.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager

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 8 (3.54%) FileNet
2 5 (2.21%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.88%) Office 365
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.44%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.44%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 64 (28.32%) DNS
2 27 (11.95%) SAN
3 20 (8.85%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (3.10%) Internet
5 5 (2.21%) iSCSI
5 5 (2.21%) SSH
5 5 (2.21%) TCP/IP
5 5 (2.21%) VLAN
6 3 (1.33%) DHCP
7 2 (0.88%) Broadband
7 2 (0.88%) DSL
7 2 (0.88%) Firewall
7 2 (0.88%) MPLS
7 2 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (0.88%) VRRP
8 1 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (0.44%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (0.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (7.52%) Oracle Database
2 16 (7.08%) DB2
3 9 (3.98%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.98%) TKPROF
4 6 (2.65%) SAP Data Services
5 5 (2.21%) Oracle Database 12c
5 5 (2.21%) RDBMS
5 5 (2.21%) Relational Database
6 4 (1.77%) MySQL
7 3 (1.33%) SQLPlus
8 2 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.44%) Big Data
9 1 (0.44%) InterSystems Cache
9 1 (0.44%) MS Access
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 9 (3.98%) Toad
2 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.44%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 8 (3.54%) Finance
2 7 (3.10%) Retail
3 3 (1.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.44%) Banking
4 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 59 (26.11%) Architect
2 25 (11.06%) DBA
3 16 (7.08%) Developer
3 16 (7.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 16 (7.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 15 (6.64%) Migration Architect
5 13 (5.75%) Oracle DBA
6 11 (4.87%) Administrator
7 10 (4.42%) Migration Manager
7 10 (4.42%) Migration Specialist
7 10 (4.42%) Project Manager
7 10 (4.42%) Service Architect
8 9 (3.98%) Storage Specialist
9 8 (3.54%) Applications Developer
9 8 (3.54%) DB2 DBA
9 8 (3.54%) Storage Architect
10 7 (3.10%) Data Centre Manager
10 7 (3.10%) FileNet Developer
10 7 (3.10%) Solaris Specialist
11 6 (2.65%) Data Centre Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.50%) Middleware
2 14 (6.19%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (0.44%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 115 (50.88%) Data Centre
2 31 (13.72%) Mainframe
3 22 (9.73%) Replication
4 4 (1.77%) DataPower
4 4 (1.77%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (1.33%) IBM Mainframe
6 2 (0.88%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.88%) Driving Licence
6 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Licensing
7 1 (0.44%) Clustering
7 1 (0.44%) Life Science
7 1 (0.44%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.44%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 52 (23.01%) Linux
2 49 (21.68%) Solaris
3 46 (20.35%) Windows
4 37 (16.37%) HPUX
5 36 (15.93%) AIX
6 22 (9.73%) Unix
7 6 (2.65%) OS/2
7 6 (2.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server
8 3 (1.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.88%) zOS
10 1 (0.44%) CentOS
10 1 (0.44%) Debian
10 1 (0.44%) Fedora
10 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
10 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (19.91%) Data Migration
2 15 (6.64%) Network Design
3 13 (5.75%) Validation
4 12 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 12 (5.31%) Test Strategy
5 11 (4.87%) Project Management
6 9 (3.98%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (3.54%) Data Centre Operations
7 8 (3.54%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (3.10%) Change Management
8 7 (3.10%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (2.65%) Data Modelling
9 6 (2.65%) Logistics
10 5 (2.21%) Network Architecture
10 5 (2.21%) Test Scripting
10 5 (2.21%) Time Management
11 4 (1.77%) CRM
11 4 (1.77%) Data Flow Diagram
11 4 (1.77%) ETL
11 4 (1.77%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.50%) SQL
2 14 (6.19%) PL/SQL
3 9 (3.98%) Perl
3 9 (3.98%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.21%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.44%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 103 (45.58%) Security Cleared
2 101 (44.69%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.88%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (0.88%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.44%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (13.72%) Active Directory
2 16 (7.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (0.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.88%) vSphere
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (7.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 14 (6.19%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (3.54%) Data Guard
4 5 (2.21%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (0.88%) vMotion
6 1 (0.44%) Control-M
6 1 (0.44%) Forum Sentry
Vendors
1 34 (15.04%) HP
2 32 (14.16%) IBM
3 25 (11.06%) Cisco
4 23 (10.18%) 3PAR
4 23 (10.18%) EMC
5 21 (9.29%) Brocade
5 21 (9.29%) VMware
6 18 (7.96%) Oracle
7 15 (6.64%) Microsoft
8 11 (4.87%) Citrix
9 9 (3.98%) PlateSpin
10 7 (3.10%) Red Hat
11 5 (2.21%) SAP
12 4 (1.77%) Intel
13 2 (0.88%) Dell
13 2 (0.88%) NETGEAR
13 2 (0.88%) SonicWALL
14 1 (0.44%) F5
14 1 (0.44%) hybris
14 1 (0.44%) Talend
Blackpool, Lancashire
Digital Gurus
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £40.00 - £45.00 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago