Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 8 April 2020 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
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 13 23 51
Rank change year-on-year +10 +28 -6
Contract jobs citing Migration 135 181 111
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Leeds 9.37% 7.97% 4.45%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.59% 9.03% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 127 92
Median daily rate £513 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.89% +7.18% +4.97%
10th Percentile £359 £312 £281
90th Percentile £675 £540 £573
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 2
Median hourly rate £30.00 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +130.77% - -
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.75 £13.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year +36.54% - -18.03%

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 Leeds with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,275 2,005 2,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 88.48% 88.29% 87.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 824 1,402 1,513
Median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £292
90th Percentile £624 £575 £538
West Yorkshire median daily rate £442 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.06% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 58 47
Median hourly rate £22.50 £20.24 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.19% -49.41% +201.89%
10th Percentile £15.00 £10.75 £13.00
90th Percentile £53.75 £35.00 £41.00
Median hourly rate £19.50 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.41% +5.71% +20.69%

Migration
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Migration as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Migration in Leeds.

Daily rate trend for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Migration in Leeds over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Migration in Leeds.

Hourly rate trend for Migration in Leeds

Migration
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Migration in Leeds over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Migration in Leeds

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Migration also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Migration.

1 53 (39.26%) Azure
2 32 (23.70%) Public Sector
3 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
4 26 (19.26%) Windows
5 23 (17.04%) Data Migration
6 22 (16.30%) Finance
7 20 (14.81%) SQL
7 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
9 17 (12.59%) Python
9 17 (12.59%) AWS
10 16 (11.85%) PowerShell
10 16 (11.85%) IaaS
11 15 (11.11%) Project Delivery
11 15 (11.11%) .NET
11 15 (11.11%) Active Directory
12 14 (10.37%) Linux
12 14 (10.37%) Kubernetes
13 13 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
14 12 (8.89%) Data Centre
15 11 (8.15%) Azure Active Directory
15 11 (8.15%) Ansible
15 11 (8.15%) DevOps
15 11 (8.15%) Project Management
15 11 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
16 10 (7.41%) TOGAF
16 10 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 10 (7.41%) Legal
16 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
16 10 (7.41%) ERP

Migration
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 9 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.96%) SAS
3 3 (2.22%) Apache
3 3 (2.22%) Confluence
3 3 (2.22%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.48%) Apache Pig
4 2 (1.48%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.48%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (1.48%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.74%) nginx
5 1 (0.74%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 5 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.74%) Magento
3 1 (0.74%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.74%) Sage 1000
Cloud Services
1 53 (39.26%) Azure
2 17 (12.59%) AWS
3 16 (11.85%) IaaS
4 11 (8.15%) Azure Active Directory
5 9 (6.67%) Office 365
6 8 (5.93%) Azure Data Factory
7 6 (4.44%) GCP
8 5 (3.70%) PaaS
8 5 (3.70%) SuccessFactors
9 4 (2.96%) AWS CloudFormation
9 4 (2.96%) SaaS
10 3 (2.22%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (2.22%) Amazon S3
10 3 (2.22%) Apigee
10 3 (2.22%) GitHub
10 3 (2.22%) Power Platform
11 2 (1.48%) Azure Functions
11 2 (1.48%) Serverless
11 2 (1.48%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.44%) DNS
1 6 (4.44%) Firewall
2 4 (2.96%) Skype
3 2 (1.48%) DHCP
3 2 (1.48%) IPv6
3 2 (1.48%) Kerberos
3 2 (1.48%) MPLS
3 2 (1.48%) Network Security
3 2 (1.48%) VPN
3 2 (1.48%) WAN
4 1 (0.74%) Internet
4 1 (0.74%) LAN
4 1 (0.74%) SAN
4 1 (0.74%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 13 (9.63%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (6.67%) Azure SQL Database
5 7 (5.19%) Big Data
5 7 (5.19%) Data Lake
6 3 (2.22%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.22%) MySQL
6 3 (2.22%) Power BI
7 2 (1.48%) Apache Hive
7 2 (1.48%) Cloudera CDH
7 2 (1.48%) NoSQL
7 2 (1.48%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (1.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.48%) Sqoop
8 1 (0.74%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Power View
8 1 (0.74%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.74%) Parquet
8 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2017
Development Applications
1 9 (6.67%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.70%) JIRA
4 4 (2.96%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.22%) GitLab
5 3 (2.22%) Snyk
5 3 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (2.22%) Visual Studio
6 2 (1.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.48%) Bitbucket Server
6 2 (1.48%) CircleCI
6 2 (1.48%) Octopus Deploy
6 2 (1.48%) Postman
6 2 (1.48%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.48%) Travis CI
6 2 (1.48%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.74%) Ant
General
1 32 (23.70%) Public Sector
2 22 (16.30%) Finance
3 10 (7.41%) Legal
4 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.48%) Local Government
5 2 (1.48%) Marketing
5 2 (1.48%) Retail
6 1 (0.74%) Automotive
6 1 (0.74%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Electronics
6 1 (0.74%) Games
6 1 (0.74%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 45 (33.33%) Architect
2 19 (14.07%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (10.37%) Developer
4 13 (9.63%) Cloud Architect
5 11 (8.15%) .NET Developer
6 10 (7.41%) Analyst
7 8 (5.93%) Azure Architect
8 7 (5.19%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (5.19%) Business Analyst
9 6 (4.44%) Windows Engineer
10 5 (3.70%) Data Architect
10 5 (3.70%) Project Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Cloud Engineer
11 4 (2.96%) Deployment Engineer
11 4 (2.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (2.96%) Migration Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Programme Manager
11 4 (2.96%) Server Engineer
12 3 (2.22%) Automation Architect
12 3 (2.22%) Azure DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (11.11%) .NET
2 7 (5.19%) .NET Core
3 4 (2.96%) JSON
3 4 (2.96%) PySpark
3 4 (2.96%) RESTful
3 4 (2.96%) XML
4 3 (2.22%) AngularJS
4 3 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (2.22%) REST
5 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.48%) SOAP
5 2 (1.48%) WCF
5 2 (1.48%) WSDL
5 2 (1.48%) XML Schema
5 2 (1.48%) XSLT
6 1 (0.74%) ActiveMQ
6 1 (0.74%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.74%) OAuth
6 1 (0.74%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.74%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.89%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (2.96%) NHS
4 3 (2.22%) Clustering
5 2 (1.48%) Cloud Native
5 2 (1.48%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.48%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.48%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.74%) CMDB
6 1 (0.74%) e-Health
6 1 (0.74%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.74%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) LIMS
6 1 (0.74%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.74%) Online Games
6 1 (0.74%) PACS
6 1 (0.74%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.74%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 26 (19.26%) Windows
2 14 (10.37%) Linux
3 9 (6.67%) VMS
3 9 (6.67%) Windows 10
4 8 (5.93%) Windows Server
5 7 (5.19%) Unix
6 6 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (3.70%) CentOS
7 5 (3.70%) Windows 7
7 5 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.74%) HPUX
9 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.04%) Data Migration
2 20 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (11.11%) Project Delivery
4 11 (8.15%) Continuous Integration
4 11 (8.15%) DevOps
4 11 (8.15%) Project Management
5 10 (7.41%) ERP
5 10 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (7.41%) TOGAF
6 7 (5.19%) Data Governance
6 7 (5.19%) Scrum
7 6 (4.44%) Business Analysis
7 6 (4.44%) CRM
7 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure as Code
7 6 (4.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (3.70%) Collaborative Working
8 5 (3.70%) Configuration Management
8 5 (3.70%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.81%) SQL
2 17 (12.59%) Python
3 16 (11.85%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.67%) C#
4 9 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.93%) Java
6 4 (2.96%) Bash Shell
7 2 (1.48%) ANSI SQL
7 2 (1.48%) Perl
7 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.48%) Ruby
7 2 (1.48%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.74%) C
8 1 (0.74%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
8 1 (0.74%) Java 8
Qualifications
1 5 (3.70%) Degree
1 5 (3.70%) Security Cleared
2 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.22%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.22%) CESG Certified Professional
3 3 (2.22%) CISM
3 3 (2.22%) CISSP
3 3 (2.22%) CRISC
3 3 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.48%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.74%) MCITP
5 1 (0.74%) MCSE
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.93%) GDPR
2 6 (4.44%) QA
3 3 (2.22%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.74%) GAAP
4 1 (0.74%) HL7
4 1 (0.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 7 (5.19%) Docker
2 7 (5.19%) Hyper-V
2 7 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.96%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (2.96%) VMware Server
4 2 (1.48%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (0.74%) HDFS
5 1 (0.74%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (10.37%) Kubernetes
2 11 (8.15%) Ansible
3 9 (6.67%) Terraform
4 7 (5.19%) Puppet
5 5 (3.70%) SCCM
6 2 (1.48%) Ambari
6 2 (1.48%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (1.48%) Cisco UCCX
6 2 (1.48%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (1.48%) Grafana
6 2 (1.48%) Hadoop YARN
6 2 (1.48%) Nagios
6 2 (1.48%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (1.48%) Prometheus
6 2 (1.48%) Salt
7 1 (0.74%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.74%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.74%) Oozie
7 1 (0.74%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 29 (21.48%) Microsoft
2 9 (6.67%) Databricks
2 9 (6.67%) Oracle
2 9 (6.67%) VMware
3 6 (4.44%) SAP
4 5 (3.70%) Red Hat
5 4 (2.96%) Google
6 3 (2.22%) Apple
6 3 (2.22%) Cisco
7 2 (1.48%) BiZZdesign
7 2 (1.48%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.48%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.48%) Splunk
8 1 (0.74%) Citrix
8 1 (0.74%) Dell
8 1 (0.74%) HP
8 1 (0.74%) IBM
8 1 (0.74%) Intel
8 1 (0.74%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.74%) Zerto